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 6 May 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
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workflow
Rank 74 101 91
Rank change year-on-year
+27 -10
Contract jobs citing Workflow 81 35 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 2.09% 1.14% 1.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.76% 1.57% 1.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 42 19 18
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£450 £355 £339
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.76% +4.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £213 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £568 £453 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.57 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.25 £23.50
% change year-on-year
-8.25% +15.95%
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
2930 2231 1697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 75.59% 72.48% 72.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 1613 1177 819
Average daily rate £400 £375 £345
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +8.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £247 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £535 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 139 118 81
Average hourly rate £35.00 £26.88 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% +7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £12.53 £12.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £44.85 £61.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 6 May 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 6 May 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
Manchester +9 34 £450 - 11
Cheshire +3 25 £393 -1.13% 4
Lancashire +11 12 £545 +65.15% 3
Merseyside -15 3 £450 +71.42% 2
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 43 (33.33%) SQL
2 38 (29.46%) Oracle
3 35 (27.13%) Oracle Workflow
4 31 (24.03%) Finance
5 29 (22.48%) Oracle EBS
6 28 (21.71%) PL/SQL
7 26 (20.16%) Oracle Reports
8 25 (19.38%) CRM
8 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
8 25 (19.38%) SAP
9 24 (18.60%) Oracle Forms
10 23 (17.83%) Business Intelligence
10 23 (17.83%) Security Cleared
11 20 (15.50%) SC Cleared
12 19 (14.73%) Oracle Applications
13 17 (13.18%) Oracle EBS R12
14 15 (11.63%) Java
15 14 (10.85%) JavaScript
16 13 (10.08%) XML
17 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
17 12 (9.30%) Middleware
18 11 (8.53%) Project Management
18 11 (8.53%) Web Services
18 11 (8.53%) UNIX
19 10 (7.75%) C#
19 10 (7.75%) HTML
19 10 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
19 10 (7.75%) Open Source
19 10 (7.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
20 9 (6.98%) Integration Testing

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 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 35 (27.13%) Oracle Workflow
2 7 (5.43%) SharePoint
3 6 (4.65%) IIS
4 4 (3.10%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (2.33%) Documentum
5 3 (2.33%) BizTalk Server
6 2 (1.55%) ArcGIS
6 2 (1.55%) CMS
6 2 (1.55%) Apache
6 2 (1.55%) Drupal
6 2 (1.55%) Apache Solr
6 2 (1.55%) Orchard CMS
7 1 (0.78%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 8 (6.20%) MS Excel
2 7 (5.43%) InfoPath
3 2 (1.55%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (1.55%) MS Office
3 2 (1.55%) Photoshop
3 2 (1.55%) Fireworks
3 2 (1.55%) Adobe Illustrator
4 1 (0.78%) InDesign
4 1 (0.78%) PrintSoft PReS
4 1 (0.78%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.78%) MS Project
4 1 (0.78%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 29 (22.48%) Oracle EBS
2 19 (14.73%) Oracle Applications
3 17 (13.18%) Oracle EBS R12
4 9 (6.98%) SAP HR
5 7 (5.43%) SAP Payroll
6 5 (3.88%) Dynamics CRM
7 3 (2.33%) SAP APO
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle iProcurement
7 3 (2.33%) Oracle BPM
7 3 (2.33%) Dynamics NAV
7 3 (2.33%) SAP IS-U
8 2 (1.55%) SAP MDM
9 1 (0.78%) SAP CO
9 1 (0.78%) Exstream
9 1 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
9 1 (0.78%) SAP FI/CO
9 1 (0.78%) Oracle Retail
9 1 (0.78%) SAP FI
9 1 (0.78%) Dynamics AX
9 1 (0.78%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.78%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.55%) HTTP
2 1 (0.78%) DNS
2 1 (0.78%) Intranet
2 1 (0.78%) Internet
2 1 (0.78%) Wireless
2 1 (0.78%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (20.16%) Oracle Reports
2 12 (9.30%) SQL Server
3 8 (6.20%) NoSQL
4 6 (4.65%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 4 (3.10%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (2.33%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (2.33%) Oracle BI EE
6 3 (2.33%) Hadoop
6 3 (2.33%) MongoDB
7 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (1.55%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (1.55%) SQL Server 2005
7 2 (1.55%) RavenDB
7 2 (1.55%) Oracle Database
8 1 (0.78%) MySQL
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.78%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.78%) PerformancePoint
8 1 (0.78%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.78%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 24 (18.60%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (3.88%) Visual Studio
3 4 (3.10%) JIRA
4 3 (2.33%) Atlassian Bamboo
4 3 (2.33%) Eclipse
4 3 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
4 3 (2.33%) WiX
4 3 (2.33%) MSBuild
5 2 (1.55%) Git (software)
6 1 (0.78%) Dreamweaver
6 1 (0.78%) Zephyr
General
1 31 (24.03%) Finance
2 7 (5.43%) Banking
3 6 (4.65%) Pharmaceutical
3 6 (4.65%) Marketing
4 5 (3.88%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.55%) Back Office
5 2 (1.55%) Retail
6 1 (0.78%) Multimedia
6 1 (0.78%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.78%) Legal
6 1 (0.78%) Advertising
6 1 (0.78%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (33.33%) Developer
2 19 (14.73%) Consultant
2 19 (14.73%) Oracle Developer
3 17 (13.18%) Analyst
4 15 (11.63%) Architect
5 12 (9.30%) Technical Architect
6 10 (7.75%) Project Manager
7 8 (6.20%) SAP Analyst
8 7 (5.43%) Technical Analyst
9 6 (4.65%) SAP Consultant
9 6 (4.65%) SAP HR Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) SAP Workflow Consultant
10 5 (3.88%) Business Analyst
10 5 (3.88%) Oracle Consultant
10 5 (3.88%) Business Manager
11 4 (3.10%) Engagement Manager
11 4 (3.10%) Marketing Manager
11 4 (3.10%) Test Engineer
11 4 (3.10%) Dynamics CRM Developer
11 4 (3.10%) Business Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (10.08%) XML
2 12 (9.30%) Middleware
3 11 (8.53%) Web Services
4 10 (7.75%) HTML
5 8 (6.20%) .NET
5 8 (6.20%) CSS
6 6 (4.65%) Web Dynpro
6 6 (4.65%) .NET Framework
6 6 (4.65%) WCF
6 6 (4.65%) jQuery
7 5 (3.88%) LINQ
8 4 (3.10%) Entity Framework
8 4 (3.10%) SAP Basis
8 4 (3.10%) ASP.NET
9 3 (2.33%) Ajax
9 3 (2.33%) SAP Business Workflow
9 3 (2.33%) Oracle Fusion
10 2 (1.55%) RESTful
10 2 (1.55%) WF
10 2 (1.55%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 10 (7.75%) Open Source
2 8 (6.20%) Management Information System
3 7 (5.43%) User Experience
4 4 (3.10%) FMCG
5 3 (2.33%) Mainframe
5 3 (2.33%) Computer Science
6 2 (1.55%) GIS
6 2 (1.55%) NHS
6 2 (1.55%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (0.78%) Life Science
7 1 (0.78%) CMDB
7 1 (0.78%) Copywriting
7 1 (0.78%) Reference Data
7 1 (0.78%) IVR
7 1 (0.78%) Statistics
7 1 (0.78%) Graphic Design
7 1 (0.78%) Informatics
Operating Systems
1 11 (8.53%) UNIX
2 7 (5.43%) MVS
2 7 (5.43%) VME
3 6 (4.65%) Windows
4 3 (2.33%) Linux
5 2 (1.55%) Solaris
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (0.78%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (19.38%) CRM
2 23 (17.83%) Business Intelligence
3 11 (8.53%) Project Management
4 10 (7.75%) Continuous Integration
4 10 (7.75%) Stakeholder Engagement
5 9 (6.98%) Integration Testing
5 9 (6.98%) PRINCE2
5 9 (6.98%) Migration
6 7 (5.43%) Agile Software Development
6 7 (5.43%) SOA
6 7 (5.43%) Business Analysis
6 7 (5.43%) SAP Implementation
7 6 (4.65%) Software Engineering
7 6 (4.65%) Stakeholder Management
8 5 (3.88%) Scrum
8 5 (3.88%) MVC
8 5 (3.88%) Risk Management
8 5 (3.88%) ERP
8 5 (3.88%) Workflow Management
9 4 (3.10%) Data Management
Programming Languages
1 43 (33.33%) SQL
2 28 (21.71%) PL/SQL
3 15 (11.63%) Java
4 14 (10.85%) JavaScript
5 10 (7.75%) C#
6 8 (6.20%) Scala
7 7 (5.43%) ABAP
8 6 (4.65%) Shell Script
9 3 (2.33%) Python
9 3 (2.33%) T-SQL
9 3 (2.33%) Perl
9 3 (2.33%) PHP
10 2 (1.55%) Ruby
10 2 (1.55%) XPath
11 1 (0.78%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.78%) Apex Code
11 1 (0.78%) C
Qualifications
1 23 (17.83%) Security Cleared
2 20 (15.50%) SC Cleared
3 7 (5.43%) Degree
4 3 (2.33%) DV Cleared
5 2 (1.55%) MCSE
5 2 (1.55%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (0.78%) ITIL Certification
6 1 (0.78%) MBA
6 1 (0.78%) MCITP
6 1 (0.78%) CCNA
6 1 (0.78%) CCDA
6 1 (0.78%) CCDP
6 1 (0.78%) ISEB
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.78%) MCP
6 1 (0.78%) APMP
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 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Virtual Server
1 1 (0.78%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.78%) Hyper-V
1 1 (0.78%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.33%) SCOM
1 3 (2.33%) Puppet
2 2 (1.55%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.78%) SCCM
3 1 (0.78%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 38 (29.46%) Oracle
2 25 (19.38%) SAP
2 25 (19.38%) Microsoft
3 6 (4.65%) HP
3 6 (4.65%) Nintex
4 5 (3.88%) Adobe
5 2 (1.55%) Informatica
5 2 (1.55%) ESRI
5 2 (1.55%) Google
6 1 (0.78%) Pega
6 1 (0.78%) VMware
6 1 (0.78%) Capita
6 1 (0.78%) Salesforce.com
6 1 (0.78%) Remedy
6 1 (0.78%) BMC
6 1 (0.78%) Cisco
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