The table below looks at the statistics for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workflow
Rank 66 52 52
Rank change year-on-year
-14 0
Contract jobs citing Workflow 17 16 23
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.65% 1.63% 2.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.15% 2.28% 2.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 8 7
Average daily rate £375 £400 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £360 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £409 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-2.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.91 £25.00 £38.50
% change year-on-year
+91.64% -35.06%
Workflow
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
789 703 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 76.68% 71.52% 76.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 451 374 403
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £263 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 17 17
Average hourly rate £19.61 £22.03 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.96% -2.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.15 £18.55 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.98 £37.50 £180.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £30.75 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+17.07% -2.38%

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Workflow across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Workflow
Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow across the Reading region over the 3 months to 30 April 2016.

Workflow Daily Rate Histogram in Reading

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Workflow across the Reading region.

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 12 (50.00%) Process Improvement
3 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 11 (45.83%) Windows
4 10 (41.67%) IPv6
4 10 (41.67%) DHCP
4 10 (41.67%) HTTP
4 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
4 10 (41.67%) VPN
4 10 (41.67%) DNS
4 10 (41.67%) C#
4 10 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 10 (41.67%) IPsec
4 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
4 10 (41.67%) Software-Defined Networking
4 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
4 10 (41.67%) Public Cloud
4 10 (41.67%) Presales
4 10 (41.67%) Marketing
4 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
4 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
4 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 9 (37.50%) Degree
5 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
5 9 (37.50%) Ubuntu
5 9 (37.50%) BGP
5 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
5 9 (37.50%) C++

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (12.50%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (8.33%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (8.33%) CMS
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) MS Project Server
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Foundation
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (4.17%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 7 (29.17%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Creative Suite
2 1 (4.17%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.17%) MS Office
2 1 (4.17%) MS Project
2 1 (4.17%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Oracle EBS
1 2 (8.33%) Primavera
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle ERP
2 1 (4.17%) Oracle iProcurement
Cloud Services
1 5 (20.83%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.17%) IaaS
2 1 (4.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (41.67%) DHCP
1 10 (41.67%) DNS
1 10 (41.67%) HTTP
1 10 (41.67%) IPsec
1 10 (41.67%) IPv6
1 10 (41.67%) Software-Defined Networking
1 10 (41.67%) TCP/IP
1 10 (41.67%) VPN
2 9 (37.50%) BGP
3 1 (4.17%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (41.67%) Marketing
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
3 1 (4.17%) Billing
3 1 (4.17%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (37.50%) Support Engineer
2 5 (20.83%) Consultant
3 4 (16.67%) Azure Engineer
4 3 (12.50%) Architect
4 3 (12.50%) Support Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Functional Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support
5 2 (8.33%) Network Support Engineer
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Oracle Functional Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Project Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Project Support Consultant
5 2 (8.33%) Solutions Architect
5 2 (8.33%) Technical Support
6 1 (4.17%) Azure Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Messaging Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Server Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (54.17%) .NET
2 11 (45.83%) CSS
3 9 (37.50%) XML
4 2 (8.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET
5 1 (4.17%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (41.67%) Public Cloud
2 8 (33.33%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 11 (45.83%) Windows
2 10 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 9 (37.50%) Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 9 (37.50%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (50.00%) Process Improvement
2 10 (41.67%) Load Balancing
2 10 (41.67%) Mentoring
2 10 (41.67%) Presales
3 9 (37.50%) Software Testing
4 3 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) BPR
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Business Process Improvement
5 2 (8.33%) Case Management
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) Software Deployment
6 1 (4.17%) Convergent Charging
6 1 (4.17%) Data Governance
6 1 (4.17%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (4.17%) ERP
6 1 (4.17%) Migration
6 1 (4.17%) Scrum
6 1 (4.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 10 (41.67%) C#
1 10 (41.67%) PowerShell
2 9 (37.50%) C
2 9 (37.50%) C++
2 9 (37.50%) VB
2 9 (37.50%) VBScript
3 2 (8.33%) SQL
4 1 (4.17%) ABAP
4 1 (4.17%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 9 (37.50%) Degree
2 7 (29.17%) MCSA
2 7 (29.17%) MCSD
2 7 (29.17%) MCSE
2 7 (29.17%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (12.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.17%) QA
System Software
1 10 (41.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 10 (41.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (4.17%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (4.17%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (37.50%) Red Hat
3 3 (12.50%) Oracle
4 1 (4.17%) Adobe
4 1 (4.17%) NetScout
4 1 (4.17%) SAP
4 1 (4.17%) Sitecore