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 2 March 2015 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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workflow
Rank 102 82 64
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -18
Contract jobs citing Workflow 40 50 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 1.17% 1.79% 2.37%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.58% 2.48% 3.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 22 33
Average daily rate
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£338 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.50% -6.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £244 £226 £286
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £520 £483
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £371
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.01%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £40.57 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +166.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -50.00%
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
2531 2015 1653
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 74.05% 72.27% 69.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 1442 1027 852
Average daily rate £400 £375 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £399 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.34% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 113 120 92
Average hourly rate £37.00 £33.00 £26.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% +24.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.70 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £45.50 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.00 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+5.45% -12.69%

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 2 March 2015.

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 2 March 2015. 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 -3 13 £338 -17.88% 5
Manchester -19 13 £388 +10.71% 8
Lancashire -9 7 £250 - 1
Merseyside -15 3 £343 +10.48% 2
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 49 (38.28%) SQL
1 49 (38.28%) Oracle
2 47 (36.72%) Oracle Workflow
3 42 (32.81%) Security Cleared
4 38 (29.69%) Oracle EBS
4 38 (29.69%) Finance
5 36 (28.13%) PL/SQL
5 36 (28.13%) Oracle Reports
6 34 (26.56%) SC Cleared
7 33 (25.78%) Business Intelligence
8 32 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
9 27 (21.09%) Oracle Applications
10 21 (16.41%) Microsoft
11 20 (15.63%) Oracle EBS R12
12 19 (14.84%) SQL Server
12 19 (14.84%) XML
13 15 (11.72%) JavaScript
13 15 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
14 13 (10.16%) Web Services
14 13 (10.16%) SAP
15 12 (9.38%) C#
15 12 (9.38%) .NET
15 12 (9.38%) CRM
15 12 (9.38%) Project Management
16 11 (8.59%) ABAP
16 11 (8.59%) Business Analysis
17 10 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
17 10 (7.81%) SharePoint
17 10 (7.81%) Adobe
17 10 (7.81%) MS Excel

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 47 (36.72%) Oracle Workflow
2 10 (7.81%) SharePoint
3 8 (6.25%) IIS
4 5 (3.91%) Apache
4 5 (3.91%) Apache Solr
4 5 (3.91%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (3.91%) Orchard CMS
4 5 (3.91%) CMS
4 5 (3.91%) Apache Spark
5 3 (2.34%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.56%) Drupal
6 2 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.56%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.78%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.78%) Confluence
Applications
1 10 (7.81%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.03%) InfoPath
3 5 (3.91%) Spreadsheet
3 5 (3.91%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.56%) Photoshop
5 1 (0.78%) MS Project
5 1 (0.78%) MS Office
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.78%) Fireworks
5 1 (0.78%) Adobe Illustrator
5 1 (0.78%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 38 (29.69%) Oracle EBS
2 27 (21.09%) Oracle Applications
3 20 (15.63%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (4.69%) Oracle iProcurement
5 3 (2.34%) Oracle Retail
5 3 (2.34%) Agresso
5 3 (2.34%) SAP HR
6 2 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
7 1 (0.78%) SAP APO
7 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
7 1 (0.78%) SAP MM
7 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
7 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
7 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 1 (0.78%) Academy Housing
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (1.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.56%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) LDAP
2 1 (0.78%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (28.13%) Oracle Reports
2 19 (14.84%) SQL Server
3 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle BI EE
3 7 (5.47%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.47%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 5 (3.91%) RavenDB
5 4 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (3.13%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (2.34%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.34%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.56%) Oracle Database
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 2 (1.56%) PerformancePoint
7 2 (1.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 2 (1.56%) MySQL
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle9i Database
8 1 (0.78%) Data Warehouse
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 32 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 7 (5.47%) JIRA
3 6 (4.69%) Visual Studio
4 5 (3.91%) Git (software)
5 3 (2.34%) Zephyr
5 3 (2.34%) Eclipse
5 3 (2.34%) LSMW
5 3 (2.34%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.56%) Selenium
6 2 (1.56%) QuickTest Pro
6 2 (1.56%) SoapUI
7 1 (0.78%) Axure RP
7 1 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
General
1 38 (29.69%) Finance
2 8 (6.25%) Banking
2 8 (6.25%) Retail
3 6 (4.69%) Telecoms
4 5 (3.91%) Billing
5 4 (3.13%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.56%) Marketing
6 2 (1.56%) Publishing
7 1 (0.78%) Advertising
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 52 (40.63%) Developer
2 29 (22.66%) Oracle Developer
3 20 (15.63%) Consultant
4 14 (10.94%) Analyst
5 12 (9.38%) Business Analyst
6 7 (5.47%) SAP Consultant
6 7 (5.47%) ABAP Consultant
6 7 (5.47%) Oracle Consultant
7 6 (4.69%) .NET Developer
7 6 (4.69%) Administrator
7 6 (4.69%) Functional Consultant
7 6 (4.69%) Senior Developer
7 6 (4.69%) Project Manager
8 5 (3.91%) Senior .NET Developer
8 5 (3.91%) SharePoint Developer
8 5 (3.91%) Agile .NET Developer
9 4 (3.13%) Designer
9 4 (3.13%) Engagement Manager
9 4 (3.13%) Business Manager
9 4 (3.13%) SharePoint Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (14.84%) XML
2 13 (10.16%) Web Services
3 12 (9.38%) .NET
4 9 (7.03%) HTML
4 9 (7.03%) CSS
4 9 (7.03%) Web Dynpro
5 8 (6.25%) jQuery
6 6 (4.69%) Ajax
6 6 (4.69%) SAP Business Workflow
6 6 (4.69%) XHTML
6 6 (4.69%) ASP.NET
7 5 (3.91%) SOAP
7 5 (3.91%) SAML
7 5 (3.91%) Lucene
7 5 (3.91%) RESTful
7 5 (3.91%) ASP.NET MVC
7 5 (3.91%) Sinatra
7 5 (3.91%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (3.91%) LINQ
7 5 (3.91%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 8 (6.25%) Reference Data
2 7 (5.47%) NHS
2 7 (5.47%) User Experience
3 6 (4.69%) Computer Science
4 5 (3.91%) Open Source
5 3 (2.34%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (1.56%) GIS
7 1 (0.78%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.78%) Informatics
7 1 (0.78%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.78%) DTV
7 1 (0.78%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 9 (7.03%) Windows
2 4 (3.13%) Linux
3 3 (2.34%) UNIX
4 2 (1.56%) Solaris
4 2 (1.56%) Windows XP
4 2 (1.56%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.56%) Windows 7
5 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (25.78%) Business Intelligence
2 15 (11.72%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (9.38%) Project Management
3 12 (9.38%) CRM
4 11 (8.59%) Business Analysis
5 10 (7.81%) Migration
5 10 (7.81%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (7.03%) OO
7 8 (6.25%) PRINCE2
7 8 (6.25%) Scrum
7 8 (6.25%) Data Migration
8 7 (5.47%) Mentoring
8 7 (5.47%) SOA
9 6 (4.69%) Software Engineering
9 6 (4.69%) Coaching
9 6 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (4.69%) Performance Management
10 5 (3.91%) Operations Management
10 5 (3.91%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.91%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 49 (38.28%) SQL
2 36 (28.13%) PL/SQL
3 15 (11.72%) JavaScript
4 12 (9.38%) C#
5 11 (8.59%) ABAP
6 8 (6.25%) Java
7 7 (5.47%) T-SQL
8 6 (4.69%) Shell Script
9 5 (3.91%) Ruby
10 3 (2.34%) Python
10 3 (2.34%) SAPscript
10 3 (2.34%) Perl
10 3 (2.34%) PHP
11 2 (1.56%) C
11 2 (1.56%) XPath
12 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
12 1 (0.78%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 42 (32.81%) Security Cleared
2 34 (26.56%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.47%) Degree
4 3 (2.34%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.56%) MCSE
5 2 (1.56%) CCNA
5 2 (1.56%) CCDA
5 2 (1.56%) CCDP
5 2 (1.56%) Cisco Certification
5 2 (1.56%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) PMP
6 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ISEB
6 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 1 (0.78%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.78%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (0.78%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.56%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.34%) Puppet
Vendors
1 49 (38.28%) Oracle
2 21 (16.41%) Microsoft
3 13 (10.16%) SAP
4 10 (7.81%) Adobe
5 7 (5.47%) Nintex
6 5 (3.91%) Fujitsu
7 3 (2.34%) HP
8 2 (1.56%) Salesforce.com
8 2 (1.56%) Siebel
8 2 (1.56%) Cisco
8 2 (1.56%) Google
8 2 (1.56%) ESRI
9 1 (0.78%) Northgate
9 1 (0.78%) Civica
9 1 (0.78%) Capita
9 1 (0.78%) Orchard
9 1 (0.78%) Atlassian
9 1 (0.78%) Pega
9 1 (0.78%) IBM
9 1 (0.78%) webMethods
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