The first table below looks at the demand for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 16 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 South West 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 83 91 105
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +14
Contract jobs citing Workflow 59 36 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.76% 1.51% 1.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.16% 1.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 26 27
Average daily rate £368 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.00% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £239 £329
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £55.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £30.00 £17.31
% change year-on-year
-46.66% +73.31%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2533 1670 2541
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 75.39% 69.96% 70.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1556 1042 1512
Average daily rate £375 £350 £393
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -10.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £488 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £361 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.02% -2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 62 156
Average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +28.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £17.50 £18.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £47.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £32.00 £27.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +18.51%
Workflow
England

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Workflow
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow across the South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014.

Workflow Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in the South 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 South West region over the 3 months to 16 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -6 16 £406 -4.41% 2
Bristol -9 15 £338 - 2
Somerset - 15 £325 - 3
Gloucestershire - 3 £375 - 1
Dorset -8 2 £415 +10.66% 2
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 22 (22.68%) Finance
3 21 (21.65%) ITSM
4 20 (20.62%) SharePoint
4 20 (20.62%) User Acceptance Testing
5 17 (17.53%) Project Management
5 17 (17.53%) CSS
5 17 (17.53%) Security Cleared
6 16 (16.49%) ITIL
6 16 (16.49%) SQL Server
7 15 (15.46%) SQL
7 15 (15.46%) Windows
8 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Certification
8 14 (14.43%) .NET
8 14 (14.43%) PowerShell
9 13 (13.40%) SAP
9 13 (13.40%) Service Management
10 12 (12.37%) VMware
10 12 (12.37%) XSLT
10 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
10 12 (12.37%) HTML
10 12 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
10 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
11 11 (11.34%) SQL Server 2008
11 11 (11.34%) SC Cleared
11 11 (11.34%) Windows 7
11 11 (11.34%) ServiceNow
11 11 (11.34%) XML
11 11 (11.34%) Oracle
11 11 (11.34%) Management Information System

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South 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 20 (20.62%) SharePoint
2 9 (9.28%) PowerExchange
2 9 (9.28%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (8.25%) CMS
4 5 (5.15%) WebLogic
4 5 (5.15%) SharePoint 2010
4 5 (5.15%) SharePoint 2013
5 4 (4.12%) Apache Qpid
5 4 (4.12%) MS Project Server
6 3 (3.09%) SharePoint Server
7 2 (2.06%) IIS
7 2 (2.06%) MS Exchange
7 2 (2.06%) Drupal
7 2 (2.06%) Lync
7 2 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (1.03%) Tomcat
8 1 (1.03%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 6 (6.19%) MS Office
2 5 (5.15%) MS Excel
3 4 (4.12%) InfoPath
3 4 (4.12%) MS Project
4 1 (1.03%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.15%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.12%) Agresso
3 2 (2.06%) Oracle ERP
4 1 (1.03%) SAP SRM
4 1 (1.03%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.15%) SaaS
2 2 (2.06%) PaaS
2 2 (2.06%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.22%) Intranet
2 4 (4.12%) AMQP
3 3 (3.09%) SSL
3 3 (3.09%) LDAP
3 3 (3.09%) VPN
4 2 (2.06%) SAN
4 2 (2.06%) NAS
5 1 (1.03%) Network Security
5 1 (1.03%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.03%) DNS
5 1 (1.03%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (16.49%) SQL Server
2 12 (12.37%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 11 (11.34%) SQL Server 2008
4 9 (9.28%) SQL Server 2005
5 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 8 (8.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 7 (7.22%) Data Warehouse
6 7 (7.22%) Oracle Database
7 6 (6.19%) Oracle Database 11g
8 5 (5.15%) Oracle Database 10g
8 5 (5.15%) MongoDB
9 4 (4.12%) NoSQL
10 3 (3.09%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (3.09%) Oracle BI EE
10 3 (3.09%) MS Access
10 3 (3.09%) MySQL
11 1 (1.03%) PowerCenter
11 1 (1.03%) SQLPlus
11 1 (1.03%) PostgreSQL
11 1 (1.03%) IMS/DB
Development Applications
1 5 (5.15%) JDeveloper
2 4 (4.12%) JUnit
2 4 (4.12%) Visual Studio
2 4 (4.12%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.03%) Toad
3 1 (1.03%) Firebug
3 1 (1.03%) Fiddler
3 1 (1.03%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (22.68%) Finance
2 9 (9.28%) Front Office
2 9 (9.28%) Back Office
3 8 (8.25%) Publishing
4 5 (5.15%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.06%) Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Retail
6 1 (1.03%) Retail Banking
6 1 (1.03%) Automotive
6 1 (1.03%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (28.87%) Developer
2 18 (18.56%) Consultant
3 17 (17.53%) Analyst
4 11 (11.34%) Architect
4 11 (11.34%) Business Analyst
5 10 (10.31%) Support Engineer
5 10 (10.31%) SharePoint Developer
6 8 (8.25%) ServiceNow Developer
7 7 (7.22%) Network Support Engineer
7 7 (7.22%) Network Support
7 7 (7.22%) Project Manager
7 7 (7.22%) Network Engineer
8 6 (6.19%) Lead Network Engineer
9 5 (5.15%) Agile Business Analyst
9 5 (5.15%) Informatica Consultant
10 4 (4.12%) Windows Support Engineer
10 4 (4.12%) SharePoint Architect
10 4 (4.12%) ServiceNow Consultant
10 4 (4.12%) Information Architect
10 4 (4.12%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (17.53%) CSS
2 14 (14.43%) .NET
3 12 (12.37%) HTML
3 12 (12.37%) XSLT
4 11 (11.34%) XML
5 9 (9.28%) jQuery
6 8 (8.25%) Web Services
7 7 (7.22%) .NET Framework
8 6 (6.19%) Ajax
9 5 (5.15%) WebCenter
10 4 (4.12%) Spring
10 4 (4.12%) Apache Camel
11 3 (3.09%) XHTML
11 3 (3.09%) SOAP
12 2 (2.06%) Middleware
12 2 (2.06%) Oracle Fusion
13 1 (1.03%) REST
13 1 (1.03%) Backbone.js
13 1 (1.03%) AngularJS
13 1 (1.03%) jBPM
Miscellaneous
1 11 (11.34%) Management Information System
2 9 (9.28%) Statistics
3 5 (5.15%) Data Integration
4 4 (4.12%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (3.09%) Open Source
5 3 (3.09%) CMDB
6 2 (2.06%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 15 (15.46%) Windows
2 11 (11.34%) Windows 7
3 9 (9.28%) Linux
4 4 (4.12%) UNIX
5 3 (3.09%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (2.06%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (21.65%) ITSM
2 20 (20.62%) User Acceptance Testing
3 17 (17.53%) Project Management
4 16 (16.49%) ITIL
5 13 (13.40%) Service Management
6 12 (12.37%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (10.31%) PRINCE2
7 10 (10.31%) Service Delivery
7 10 (10.31%) Incident Management
8 9 (9.28%) Risk Analysis
8 9 (9.28%) Capacity Planning
9 8 (8.25%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.25%) Migration
9 8 (8.25%) Stakeholder Management
10 6 (6.19%) SOA
10 6 (6.19%) Content Management
10 6 (6.19%) Information Management
10 6 (6.19%) Release Management
10 6 (6.19%) Data Migration
11 5 (5.15%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 15 (15.46%) SQL
2 14 (14.43%) PowerShell
3 12 (12.37%) JavaScript
4 9 (9.28%) C#
5 7 (7.22%) Java
5 7 (7.22%) Shell Script
6 6 (6.19%) PL/SQL
7 5 (5.15%) XQuery
8 3 (3.09%) VBA
9 2 (2.06%) Perl
9 2 (2.06%) PHP
10 1 (1.03%) C++
10 1 (1.03%) VB
Qualifications
1 17 (17.53%) Security Cleared
2 14 (14.43%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (11.34%) SC Cleared
4 10 (10.31%) MCP
5 6 (6.19%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.12%) MCTS
7 2 (2.06%) Degree
7 2 (2.06%) ISEB
7 2 (2.06%) OCP
7 2 (2.06%) Oracle Certification
8 1 (1.03%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (1.03%) BC Cleared
8 1 (1.03%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (11.34%) SLA
2 1 (1.03%) IAS 39
System Software
1 10 (10.31%) VMware Infrastructure
2 5 (5.15%) Active Directory
3 2 (2.06%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.03%) NFS
Systems Management
1 4 (4.12%) SCOM
2 2 (2.06%) SCDPM
2 2 (2.06%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.06%) SCSM
2 2 (2.06%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (27.84%) Microsoft
2 13 (13.40%) SAP
3 12 (12.37%) VMware
4 11 (11.34%) Oracle
4 11 (11.34%) ServiceNow
5 10 (10.31%) HP
6 9 (9.28%) CA
6 9 (9.28%) Informatica
7 8 (8.25%) BMC
7 8 (8.25%) FrontRange
8 4 (4.12%) SolarWinds
9 2 (2.06%) NetApp
10 1 (1.03%) iSOFT
10 1 (1.03%) JBoss
10 1 (1.03%) Cordys
10 1 (1.03%) GoldenSource
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