The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 26 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 69 - 72
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WFM 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.12% - 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.15% - 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Median daily rate £475 - £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £325 £388
% change year-on-year
+26.15% -16.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £11.00
% change year-on-year
- +81.81%
WFM
Berkshire

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

Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
681 642 712
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 79.74% 75.71% 75.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 404 321 323
Median daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £260 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 29 13
Median hourly rate £19.61 £21.55 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.00% +5.12%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Reading region citing WFM as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

WFM
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

WFM Daily Rate Trend in Reading

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 26 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WFM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Reading region with a requirement for WFM.

1 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Governance
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
3 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
4 1 (16.67%) VXML
4 1 (16.67%) CCIE
4 1 (16.67%) CCNP
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Network Security

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 2 (33.33%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
General
1 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) PMO Officer
1 3 (50.00%) Support Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Network Consultant
2 1 (16.67%) Senior PMO
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (16.67%) VXML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Quality Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
2 3 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (50.00%) Programme Governance
2 3 (50.00%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
3 2 (33.33%) Programme Management
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
3 2 (33.33%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
4 1 (16.67%) Project Governance
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (16.67%) CCIE
2 1 (16.67%) CCNP
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (16.67%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco