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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 75 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WFM 5 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.49% - 0.19%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.63% - 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 2
Median daily rate £438 - £503
90% offered a daily rate of more than £408 - £485
10% offered a daily rate of more than £520 - £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £470
% change year-on-year
+13.33% -20.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +100.00%
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
791 696 802
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 77.25% 71.98% 77.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 454 370 402
Median daily rate £413 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 18 14
Median hourly rate £19.61 £22.50 £20.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.84% +9.75%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £18.55 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.47 £38.50 £22.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -1.61%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WFM across the Reading region over the 3 months to 4 May 2016.

WFM Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 4 May 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%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Project Management
2 3 (50.00%) Quality Management
2 3 (50.00%) MS Project
2 3 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco
2 3 (50.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (50.00%) Document Management
2 3 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 3 (50.00%) Resource Management
2 3 (50.00%) Change Control
2 3 (50.00%) Dashboard Development
3 2 (33.33%) Time Management
3 2 (33.33%) QA
3 2 (33.33%) Project Planning
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%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) PMI
4 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
4 1 (16.67%) ISEB
4 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
4 1 (16.67%) System Testing
4 1 (16.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
4 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
4 1 (16.67%) Stakeholder Engagement

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
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Unified Communications
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) PMO Officer
2 1 (16.67%) Project Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Manager
2 1 (16.67%) Senior PMO
2 1 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
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
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) PMI
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) PRINCE2
1 4 (66.67%) Project 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%) Quality 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%) Infrastructure Transformation
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL
4 1 (16.67%) ITIL V3
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%) ISEB
2 1 (16.67%) ISTQB
2 1 (16.67%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (33.33%) QA
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco UCCE
2 1 (16.67%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (16.67%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Cisco