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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 62 70 70
Rank change year-on-year
+8 0
Contract jobs citing Workflow 79 59 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.46% 2.08% 2.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.35% 2.85% 3.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 29 30
Average daily rate
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£325 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £264 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £474 £540 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 3
Average hourly rate £15.00 £36.07 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-58.40% +7.65%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-46.42% +16.66%
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
2358 2068 1982
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 73.44% 73.02% 67.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 1392 1059 1023
Average daily rate £375 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 107 115 93
Average hourly rate £24.50 £25.77 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.92% -2.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.67 £13.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £44.90 £75.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 +29 34 £350 -20.00% 4
Manchester -20 21 £325 -13.33% 7
Merseyside -2 10 £455 +42.18% 2
Lancashire -18 9 £250 -
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 45 (35.43%) SQL
2 41 (32.28%) Oracle
3 40 (31.50%) Finance
4 39 (30.71%) Oracle Workflow
5 37 (29.13%) Security Cleared
6 32 (25.20%) Oracle EBS
7 31 (24.41%) Oracle Reports
7 31 (24.41%) SC Cleared
8 30 (23.62%) Business Intelligence
8 30 (23.62%) PL/SQL
9 26 (20.47%) Oracle Forms
10 22 (17.32%) Oracle Applications
11 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
12 19 (14.96%) XML
13 18 (14.17%) Oracle EBS R12
14 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
15 15 (11.81%) Web Services
15 15 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
16 14 (11.02%) Business Analysis
16 14 (11.02%) .NET
17 13 (10.24%) SAP
17 13 (10.24%) CRM
17 13 (10.24%) SharePoint
18 11 (8.66%) C#
18 11 (8.66%) JavaScript
18 11 (8.66%) Retail
19 10 (7.87%) Migration
19 10 (7.87%) ABAP
20 9 (7.09%) HTML
20 9 (7.09%) Adobe

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 39 (30.71%) Oracle Workflow
2 13 (10.24%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 6 (4.72%) CMS
4 6 (4.72%) IIS
5 5 (3.94%) Apache
5 5 (3.94%) Apache Solr
5 5 (3.94%) Apache Spark
5 5 (3.94%) Orchard CMS
6 4 (3.15%) SharePoint 2013
7 2 (1.57%) Confluence
7 2 (1.57%) Drupal
7 2 (1.57%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.57%) BizTalk Server
7 2 (1.57%) ArcGIS
Applications
1 9 (7.09%) MS Excel
2 8 (6.30%) InfoPath
3 6 (4.72%) Spreadsheet
3 6 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.36%) Photoshop
5 2 (1.57%) MS Project
5 2 (1.57%) MS Office
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 1 (0.79%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.79%) Fireworks
6 1 (0.79%) Adobe Illustrator
6 1 (0.79%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 32 (25.20%) Oracle EBS
2 22 (17.32%) Oracle Applications
3 18 (14.17%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (4.72%) Oracle iProcurement
5 4 (3.15%) Oracle Retail
6 3 (2.36%) Agresso
6 3 (2.36%) SAP HR
7 1 (0.79%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.79%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.79%) Academy Housing
7 1 (0.79%) Dynamics CRM
7 1 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.79%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.57%) HTTP
2 1 (0.79%) Intranet
2 1 (0.79%) LDAP
2 1 (0.79%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 31 (24.41%) Oracle Reports
2 16 (12.60%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.51%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.51%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (5.51%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (4.72%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (3.94%) RavenDB
5 5 (3.94%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 4 (3.15%) Oracle Discoverer
7 3 (2.36%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 2 (1.57%) PerformancePoint
8 2 (1.57%) MySQL
8 2 (1.57%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (1.57%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.79%) Oracle Database
9 1 (0.79%) Microsoft Power View
9 1 (0.79%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.79%) PowerCenter
9 1 (0.79%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.79%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 26 (20.47%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (5.51%) Visual Studio
3 6 (4.72%) JIRA
4 5 (3.94%) Git (software)
5 4 (3.15%) Zephyr
6 3 (2.36%) SoapUI
6 3 (2.36%) Selenium
6 3 (2.36%) QuickTest Pro
6 3 (2.36%) LSMW
7 1 (0.79%) Dreamweaver
7 1 (0.79%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.79%) Axure RP
General
1 40 (31.50%) Finance
2 11 (8.66%) Retail
3 7 (5.51%) Telecoms
4 6 (4.72%) Billing
5 4 (3.15%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.36%) Marketing
6 3 (2.36%) Publishing
6 3 (2.36%) Banking
7 2 (1.57%) Advertising
8 1 (0.79%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.79%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 44 (34.65%) Developer
2 24 (18.90%) Oracle Developer
3 23 (18.11%) Consultant
4 22 (17.32%) Analyst
5 17 (13.39%) Business Analyst
6 8 (6.30%) SAP Consultant
7 7 (5.51%) ABAP Consultant
7 7 (5.51%) Project Manager
7 7 (5.51%) Oracle Consultant
8 6 (4.72%) Functional Consultant
8 6 (4.72%) Senior Developer
8 6 (4.72%) .NET Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Administrator
9 5 (3.94%) Senior .NET Developer
9 5 (3.94%) Agile .NET Developer
10 4 (3.15%) SharePoint Developer
10 4 (3.15%) Oracle Functional Consultant
10 4 (3.15%) Support Analyst
10 4 (3.15%) Architect
11 3 (2.36%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.96%) XML
2 15 (11.81%) Web Services
3 14 (11.02%) .NET
4 9 (7.09%) HTML
5 8 (6.30%) ASP.NET
5 8 (6.30%) CSS
5 8 (6.30%) Web Dynpro
5 8 (6.30%) jQuery
6 7 (5.51%) SOAP
7 6 (4.72%) XHTML
7 6 (4.72%) SAP Business Workflow
8 5 (3.94%) Ruby on Rails
8 5 (3.94%) RESTful
8 5 (3.94%) ASP.NET MVC
8 5 (3.94%) Sinatra
8 5 (3.94%) LINQ
8 5 (3.94%) Regular Expression
8 5 (3.94%) SAML
8 5 (3.94%) Lucene
8 5 (3.94%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 9 (7.09%) Reference Data
2 8 (6.30%) NHS
3 5 (3.94%) Computer Science
3 5 (3.94%) Open Source
4 4 (3.15%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.36%) User Experience
5 3 (2.36%) GIS
6 2 (1.57%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.79%) E-Learning
7 1 (0.79%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.79%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.79%) PMI
7 1 (0.79%) DTV
7 1 (0.79%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 8 (6.30%) Windows
2 3 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (2.36%) UNIX
3 2 (1.57%) Windows 7
3 2 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (1.57%) Linux
3 2 (1.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.79%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (23.62%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (11.81%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (11.02%) Business Analysis
4 13 (10.24%) CRM
5 10 (7.87%) Migration
6 8 (6.30%) PRINCE2
6 8 (6.30%) Data Migration
6 8 (6.30%) Mentoring
7 7 (5.51%) Coaching
7 7 (5.51%) Performance Management
7 7 (5.51%) Continuous Improvement
7 7 (5.51%) MVC
7 7 (5.51%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (5.51%) SOA
7 7 (5.51%) Project Management
7 7 (5.51%) ITIL
8 6 (4.72%) Scrum
8 6 (4.72%) Operations Management
8 6 (4.72%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (3.94%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 45 (35.43%) SQL
2 30 (23.62%) PL/SQL
3 11 (8.66%) C#
3 11 (8.66%) JavaScript
4 10 (7.87%) ABAP
5 7 (5.51%) T-SQL
6 5 (3.94%) Ruby
7 4 (3.15%) Shell Script
7 4 (3.15%) Java
8 3 (2.36%) SAPscript
9 2 (1.57%) XPath
9 2 (1.57%) PHP
9 2 (1.57%) C
10 1 (0.79%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 37 (29.13%) Security Cleared
2 31 (24.41%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.51%) Degree
4 2 (1.57%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 2 (1.57%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (1.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.57%) MCSE
4 2 (1.57%) CCNA
4 2 (1.57%) CCDA
4 2 (1.57%) CCDP
4 2 (1.57%) PMP
4 2 (1.57%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.79%) ACCA
5 1 (0.79%) CISA
5 1 (0.79%) CIMA
5 1 (0.79%) ISEB
5 1 (0.79%) CISSP
5 1 (0.79%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.57%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 1 (0.79%) QA
2 1 (0.79%) PCI DSS
2 1 (0.79%) Solvency II
2 1 (0.79%) SLA
2 1 (0.79%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (2.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.57%) UAG
Vendors
1 41 (32.28%) Oracle
2 21 (16.54%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.24%) SAP
4 9 (7.09%) Adobe
4 9 (7.09%) Nintex
5 6 (4.72%) Fujitsu
6 4 (3.15%) Remedy
7 2 (1.57%) ESRI
7 2 (1.57%) Atlassian
7 2 (1.57%) Google
7 2 (1.57%) Cognos
7 2 (1.57%) Siebel
7 2 (1.57%) Cisco
8 1 (0.79%) IBM
8 1 (0.79%) CA
8 1 (0.79%) Informatica
8 1 (0.79%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.79%) webMethods
8 1 (0.79%) Pega
8 1 (0.79%) Northgate
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