The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Reading region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 53 52 57
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing Workflow 20 18 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 1.86% 2.33% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.54% 3.27% 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 5 8
Average daily rate £346 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.43% +4.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £290 £219
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £411 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £390
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £17.31
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +73.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
786 550 691
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 73.18% 71.24% 63.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 406 236 267
Average daily rate £400 £375 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £516 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £360 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 14 21
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £13.80 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £180.00 £32.00 £31.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +16.36%
Workflow
Berkshire

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 18 April 2014.

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 18 April 2014, 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 18 (56.25%) MS Office
2 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
2 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
3 11 (34.38%) SharePoint
3 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
4 10 (31.25%) SharePoint Server
5 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
5 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
6 8 (25.00%) Meridio
6 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
6 8 (25.00%) IDOL
7 7 (21.88%) Degree
7 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
7 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
7 7 (21.88%) C#
7 7 (21.88%) .NET
7 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (21.88%) HTTP
7 7 (21.88%) SLA
8 6 (18.75%) VPN
8 6 (18.75%) WAN
8 6 (18.75%) Internet
8 6 (18.75%) SQL
8 6 (18.75%) Web Services
8 6 (18.75%) XML
8 6 (18.75%) Finance
8 6 (18.75%) Document Management
8 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
8 6 (18.75%) Web Development

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, 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 11 (34.38%) SharePoint
2 10 (31.25%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (9.38%) SharePoint 2013
4 2 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 2 (6.25%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (6.25%) Office Communications Server
4 2 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (6.25%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (6.25%) Lync
5 1 (3.13%) Umbraco
5 1 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
5 1 (3.13%) Apache
5 1 (3.13%) Tomcat
5 1 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 18 (56.25%) MS Office
2 13 (40.63%) MS Excel
3 5 (15.63%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (3.13%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (21.88%) HTTP
2 6 (18.75%) VPN
2 6 (18.75%) WAN
2 6 (18.75%) Internet
3 5 (15.63%) LDAP
3 5 (15.63%) LAN
4 4 (12.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (9.38%) SSH
5 3 (9.38%) Firewall
5 3 (9.38%) SMTP
5 3 (9.38%) FTP
5 3 (9.38%) DNS
5 3 (9.38%) Intranet
6 2 (6.25%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.00%) IDOL
2 7 (21.88%) SQL Server
3 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2005
4 5 (15.63%) OLAP
4 5 (15.63%) DTS
5 4 (12.50%) EDRMS
6 3 (9.38%) PostgreSQL
6 3 (9.38%) MySQL
7 2 (6.25%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 9 (28.13%) Visual Studio
General
1 8 (25.00%) Telecoms
2 6 (18.75%) Finance
3 4 (12.50%) Mandarin Language
4 2 (6.25%) Law
5 1 (3.13%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (31.25%) Developer
2 8 (25.00%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (15.63%) Project Coordinator
3 5 (15.63%) Coordinator
4 4 (12.50%) Architect
4 4 (12.50%) Administrator
5 3 (9.38%) Technical Design Authority
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst
6 2 (6.25%) Junior
6 2 (6.25%) Consultant
6 2 (6.25%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (6.25%) Network Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Programmer
6 2 (6.25%) Graduate
6 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) Analyst Developer
6 2 (6.25%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (6.25%) SharePoint Architect
7 1 (3.13%) QA Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (21.88%) ASP.NET
1 7 (21.88%) .NET
2 6 (18.75%) Web Services
2 6 (18.75%) XML
3 5 (15.63%) .NET Framework
3 5 (15.63%) Windows SharePoint Services
4 2 (6.25%) JSP
5 1 (3.13%) jQuery
5 1 (3.13%) CSS3
5 1 (3.13%) HTML5
5 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (3.13%) J2EE
5 1 (3.13%) HTML
5 1 (3.13%) XSLT
5 1 (3.13%) COM
5 1 (3.13%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.25%) Management Information System
1 2 (6.25%) Taxonomies
1 2 (6.25%) Freedom of Information
1 2 (6.25%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 13 (40.63%) Windows
2 7 (21.88%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (9.38%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.38%) Linux
4 1 (3.13%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (18.75%) Document Management
1 6 (18.75%) Web Development
2 5 (15.63%) Data Entry
2 5 (15.63%) Cyber Security
3 3 (9.38%) Migration
3 3 (9.38%) ITIL
3 3 (9.38%) CRM
3 3 (9.38%) E-Commerce
3 3 (9.38%) Change Management
3 3 (9.38%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (6.25%) Service Delivery
4 2 (6.25%) Information Management
4 2 (6.25%) Incident Management
4 2 (6.25%) Data Protection
4 2 (6.25%) Problem Management
4 2 (6.25%) Fault Management
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Modelling
5 1 (3.13%) Enterprise Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) Technical Architecture
5 1 (3.13%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (21.88%) C#
2 6 (18.75%) SQL
3 5 (15.63%) T-SQL
4 3 (9.38%) PowerShell
4 3 (9.38%) Bash Shell
5 1 (3.13%) VB
5 1 (3.13%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 11 (34.38%) Security Cleared
2 9 (28.13%) SC Cleared
3 7 (21.88%) Degree
4 4 (12.50%) HND
5 3 (9.38%) MCSA
5 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (9.38%) CCNA
6 2 (6.25%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (6.25%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (21.88%) SLA
2 1 (3.13%) QA
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.38%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (9.38%) KVM
3 2 (6.25%) UAG
3 2 (6.25%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (6.25%) SCOrch
1 2 (6.25%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (40.63%) Microsoft
2 8 (25.00%) Meridio
3 5 (15.63%) SAP
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle
4 3 (9.38%) VMware
4 3 (9.38%) Citrix
5 1 (3.13%) Primavera
5 1 (3.13%) IBM