The table below looks at the statistics for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 25 November 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
25 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 55 91 81
Rank change year-on-year
+36 -10
Contract jobs citing Workflow 87 39 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.73% 1.41% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.72% 1.90% 2.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 22 22
Average daily rate
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£350 £350 £369
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £271 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £515 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £376
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 2
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.07 £38.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.40% -6.62%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-58.57% +55.55%
Workflow
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the North West region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2337 2053 2041
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.44% 74.04% 65.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1373 1012 1025
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £486 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.20% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 103 112 86
Average hourly rate £28.00 £23.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.43% +3.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £13.65 £12.82
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £67.00 £44.90 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £29.40 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-14.96% +1.37%

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Workflow across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Workflow across the North West region.

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Workflow
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow across the North West region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014.

Workflow Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Workflow across the North West region.

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 November 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cheshire +38 33 £350 +16.66% 6
Manchester 0 32 £350 -9.09% 13
Merseyside +2 13 £485 +51.56% 2
Lancashire -20 6 £303 -13.57% 1
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Workflow also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Workflow.

1 39 (34.82%) SQL
2 36 (32.14%) Oracle
2 36 (32.14%) Finance
3 35 (31.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 34 (30.36%) Security Cleared
5 28 (25.00%) SC Cleared
5 28 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
5 28 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
5 28 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
6 26 (23.21%) PL/SQL
7 23 (20.54%) Oracle Forms
8 21 (18.75%) Oracle Applications
9 16 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 15 (13.39%) Business Analysis
10 15 (13.39%) Oracle EBS R12
11 13 (11.61%) Web Services
12 12 (10.71%) XML
12 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
12 12 (10.71%) CRM
12 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
13 11 (9.82%) Retail
13 11 (9.82%) SAP
14 10 (8.93%) .NET
14 10 (8.93%) SharePoint
15 9 (8.04%) Migration
15 9 (8.04%) Reference Data
16 8 (7.14%) C#
16 8 (7.14%) ABAP
17 7 (6.25%) Windows
17 7 (6.25%) HTML

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 25 November 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Workflow also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Workflow. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 35 (31.25%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (8.93%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (3.57%) CMS
4 4 (3.57%) IIS
5 3 (2.68%) Apache
5 3 (2.68%) Tomcat
5 3 (2.68%) Orchard CMS
5 3 (2.68%) SharePoint 2013
5 3 (2.68%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.68%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.79%) Confluence
6 2 (1.79%) BizTalk Server
7 1 (0.89%) JBoss
7 1 (0.89%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.89%) Mule
7 1 (0.89%) Drupal
7 1 (0.89%) GlassFish
Applications
1 7 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 6 (5.36%) Spreadsheet
2 6 (5.36%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (4.46%) InfoPath
4 3 (2.68%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.79%) MS Project
5 2 (1.79%) MS Office
6 1 (0.89%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.89%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.89%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.89%) InDesign
6 1 (0.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 28 (25.00%) Oracle EBS
2 21 (18.75%) Oracle Applications
3 15 (13.39%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (4.46%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (3.57%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (2.68%) Agresso
7 1 (0.89%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.89%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.89%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.89%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.89%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.89%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.89%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.89%) LDAP
1 1 (0.89%) LAN
1 1 (0.89%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (25.00%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (10.71%) SQL Server
3 6 (5.36%) Oracle BI EE
4 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2008
5 4 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.57%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (2.68%) RavenDB
7 2 (1.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.79%) MySQL
7 2 (1.79%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.89%) Crystal Reports
8 1 (0.89%) PowerCenter
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2000
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.89%) BusinessObjects XI
8 1 (0.89%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Power View
Development Applications
1 23 (20.54%) Oracle Forms
2 6 (5.36%) JIRA
3 5 (4.46%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.57%) Zephyr
5 3 (2.68%) QuickTest Pro
5 3 (2.68%) LSMW
5 3 (2.68%) Selenium
5 3 (2.68%) SoapUI
5 3 (2.68%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.89%) Eclipse
6 1 (0.89%) IntelliJ
6 1 (0.89%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.89%) Team Foundation Server
6 1 (0.89%) Axure RP
General
1 36 (32.14%) Finance
2 11 (9.82%) Retail
3 7 (6.25%) Telecoms
4 6 (5.36%) Billing
5 4 (3.57%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.68%) Marketing
7 2 (1.79%) Advertising
7 2 (1.79%) Publishing
7 2 (1.79%) Banking
8 1 (0.89%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.89%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 38 (33.93%) Developer
2 23 (20.54%) Oracle Developer
3 22 (19.64%) Analyst
4 20 (17.86%) Consultant
5 17 (15.18%) Business Analyst
6 8 (7.14%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (6.25%) Project Manager
8 6 (5.36%) ABAP Consultant
8 6 (5.36%) Oracle Consultant
9 5 (4.46%) Functional Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) .NET Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 4 (3.57%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (3.57%) Support Analyst
11 3 (2.68%) Architect
11 3 (2.68%) Administrator
11 3 (2.68%) Senior Developer
11 3 (2.68%) Systems Analyst
11 3 (2.68%) Senior .NET Developer
11 3 (2.68%) Agile .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (11.61%) Web Services
2 12 (10.71%) XML
3 10 (8.93%) .NET
4 7 (6.25%) HTML
5 6 (5.36%) jQuery
5 6 (5.36%) SAP Business Workflow
5 6 (5.36%) Web Dynpro
5 6 (5.36%) ASP.NET
5 6 (5.36%) CSS
6 5 (4.46%) SOAP
7 4 (3.57%) XHTML
8 3 (2.68%) SAML
8 3 (2.68%) Lucene
8 3 (2.68%) SAP Smart Forms
8 3 (2.68%) BAPI
8 3 (2.68%) LINQ
8 3 (2.68%) SAP ALE
8 3 (2.68%) Ruby on Rails
8 3 (2.68%) Ajax
8 3 (2.68%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.04%) Reference Data
2 6 (5.36%) NHS
3 5 (4.46%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (2.68%) Computer Science
4 3 (2.68%) Open Source
5 2 (1.79%) Management Information System
5 2 (1.79%) GIS
6 1 (0.89%) PMI
6 1 (0.89%) DTV
6 1 (0.89%) E-Learning
6 1 (0.89%) FMCG
6 1 (0.89%) Graphic Design
6 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.89%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.25%) Windows
2 3 (2.68%) UNIX
2 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.79%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.79%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.79%) Linux
3 2 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (13.39%) Business Analysis
3 12 (10.71%) CRM
3 12 (10.71%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (8.04%) Migration
5 7 (6.25%) Project Management
5 7 (6.25%) Data Migration
5 7 (6.25%) Performance Management
5 7 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
5 7 (6.25%) Continuous Improvement
5 7 (6.25%) Coaching
6 6 (5.36%) Mentoring
6 6 (5.36%) Operations Management
6 6 (5.36%) PRINCE2
7 5 (4.46%) ITIL
7 5 (4.46%) OO
7 5 (4.46%) EAM
7 5 (4.46%) MVC
8 4 (3.57%) Integration Testing
8 4 (3.57%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 39 (34.82%) SQL
2 26 (23.21%) PL/SQL
3 8 (7.14%) C#
3 8 (7.14%) ABAP
4 6 (5.36%) JavaScript
5 4 (3.57%) Shell Script
5 4 (3.57%) T-SQL
6 3 (2.68%) SAPscript
6 3 (2.68%) Ruby
7 2 (1.79%) Java
8 1 (0.89%) PHP
8 1 (0.89%) VB.NET
8 1 (0.89%) C
Qualifications
1 34 (30.36%) Security Cleared
2 28 (25.00%) SC Cleared
3 5 (4.46%) Degree
4 2 (1.79%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.79%) PMP
4 2 (1.79%) PMI Certification
4 2 (1.79%) ISEB
5 1 (0.89%) MCSE
5 1 (0.89%) CISSP
5 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.89%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.89%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (0.89%) CCNA
5 1 (0.89%) CCDA
5 1 (0.89%) CCDP
5 1 (0.89%) ACCA
5 1 (0.89%) CIMA
5 1 (0.89%) CISA
5 1 (0.89%) IIBA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.89%) SLA
2 1 (0.89%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 1 (0.89%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.89%) QA
2 1 (0.89%) Solvency II
System Software
1 3 (2.68%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.89%) UAG
Vendors
1 36 (32.14%) Oracle
2 16 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 11 (9.82%) SAP
4 7 (6.25%) Adobe
4 7 (6.25%) Nintex
5 6 (5.36%) Fujitsu
6 4 (3.57%) Remedy
7 2 (1.79%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.79%) Cognos
7 2 (1.79%) Siebel
8 1 (0.89%) Cisco
8 1 (0.89%) IBM
8 1 (0.89%) CA
8 1 (0.89%) Informatica
8 1 (0.89%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.89%) webMethods
8 1 (0.89%) ESRI
8 1 (0.89%) Northgate
8 1 (0.89%) Civica
8 1 (0.89%) Capita
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