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 22 July 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 104 58 106
Rank change year-on-year
-46 +48
Contract jobs citing Workflow 34 55 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 1.16% 2.55% 0.90%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.59% 3.60% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 38 19
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +12.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £243 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £483 £430
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £16.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £15.63 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+59.97% -5.28%
Processes & Methodologies Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2141 1527 2081
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 73.12% 70.76% 69.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 1439 989 1268
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £256 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 93 72 122
Average hourly rate £33.84 £17.75 £30.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.64% -41.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £11.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.50 £42.50 £43.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -
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 22 July 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 22 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wiltshire -17 9 £343 -14.37% 3
Bristol -16 7 £465 +16.25% 8
Dorset -1 6 £275 -38.88%
Somerset -15 4 £455 +31.88% 1
Gloucestershire -12 3 - - 2
Devon -12 2 £550 +83.33%
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 (29.67%) Microsoft
2 22 (24.18%) Finance
2 22 (24.18%) SQL
3 20 (21.98%) ITIL
3 20 (21.98%) Project Management
4 19 (20.88%) SharePoint
4 19 (20.88%) User Acceptance Testing
5 18 (19.78%) Windows
6 17 (18.68%) .NET
6 17 (18.68%) Security Cleared
7 16 (17.58%) HTML
7 16 (17.58%) JavaScript
7 16 (17.58%) CSS
8 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Certification
8 15 (16.48%) ITSM
9 14 (15.38%) Management Information System
9 14 (15.38%) Service Management
10 13 (14.29%) VMware
10 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
11 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
11 12 (13.19%) SLA
11 12 (13.19%) Back Office
12 11 (12.09%) Service Delivery
12 11 (12.09%) Intranet
12 11 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
12 11 (12.09%) MCP
12 11 (12.09%) Oracle
12 11 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
12 11 (12.09%) Windows 7
12 11 (12.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 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 19 (20.88%) SharePoint
2 10 (10.99%) SharePoint 2013
2 10 (10.99%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (5.49%) WebLogic
3 5 (5.49%) SharePoint 2010
4 4 (4.40%) Apache Qpid
4 4 (4.40%) SharePoint Server
4 4 (4.40%) MS Project Server
5 3 (3.30%) Drupal
5 3 (3.30%) Lync
6 2 (2.20%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
6 2 (2.20%) IIS
6 2 (2.20%) CMS
7 1 (1.10%) PowerExchange
7 1 (1.10%) FileNet
7 1 (1.10%) Sitecore CMS
7 1 (1.10%) Oracle BPEL
Applications
1 9 (9.89%) MS Excel
2 8 (8.79%) InfoPath
3 4 (4.40%) MS Project
4 3 (3.30%) MS Office
5 1 (1.10%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.10%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Oracle EBS
2 4 (4.40%) Dynamics AX
3 3 (3.30%) SAP SD
3 3 (3.30%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle BPM
4 2 (2.20%) Oracle ERP
5 1 (1.10%) Agresso
5 1 (1.10%) Cordys
5 1 (1.10%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.30%) SaaS
2 2 (2.20%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (1.10%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (12.09%) Intranet
2 4 (4.40%) AMQP
3 3 (3.30%) LDAP
3 3 (3.30%) VPN
3 3 (3.30%) SSL
4 2 (2.20%) NAS
4 2 (2.20%) SAN
5 1 (1.10%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.10%) DNS
5 1 (1.10%) iSCSI
5 1 (1.10%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (13.19%) SQL Server
2 7 (7.69%) Oracle Database
3 6 (6.59%) Oracle Database 11g
4 5 (5.49%) Oracle Database 10g
4 5 (5.49%) Oracle BI EE
5 4 (4.40%) MongoDB
5 4 (4.40%) NoSQL
5 4 (4.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 4 (4.40%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (3.30%) MySQL
6 3 (3.30%) MS Access
6 3 (3.30%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle ODI
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle OWB
7 2 (2.20%) Data Mart
7 2 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (2.20%) Oracle Reports
7 2 (2.20%) PowerCenter
8 1 (1.10%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 5 (5.49%) Visual Studio
1 5 (5.49%) JDeveloper
2 4 (4.40%) Eclipse
2 4 (4.40%) JUnit
3 2 (2.20%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.20%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.10%) Firebug
4 1 (1.10%) Fiddler
4 1 (1.10%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 22 (24.18%) Finance
2 12 (13.19%) Back Office
3 10 (10.99%) Front Office
4 4 (4.40%) Telecoms
4 4 (4.40%) Manufacturing
5 3 (3.30%) Retail
6 2 (2.20%) Banking
6 2 (2.20%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.10%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 23 (25.27%) Developer
1 23 (25.27%) Analyst
2 15 (16.48%) Business Analyst
3 14 (15.38%) Consultant
4 11 (12.09%) Support Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Network Support
5 8 (8.79%) Network Support Engineer
5 8 (8.79%) Network Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) Project Manager
6 7 (7.69%) Lead Network Engineer
6 7 (7.69%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (6.59%) Architect
8 5 (5.49%) Software Developer
8 5 (5.49%) Agile Business Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) Technical Leader
9 4 (4.40%) Windows Support Engineer
9 4 (4.40%) SAP Analyst
9 4 (4.40%) SharePoint Architect
10 3 (3.30%) SAP Consultant
10 3 (3.30%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (18.68%) .NET
2 16 (17.58%) HTML
2 16 (17.58%) CSS
3 9 (9.89%) Web Services
4 7 (7.69%) XML
5 6 (6.59%) XSLT
6 5 (5.49%) HTML5
6 5 (5.49%) WebCenter
7 4 (4.40%) Apache Camel
7 4 (4.40%) Spring
7 4 (4.40%) .NET Framework
7 4 (4.40%) Middleware
8 3 (3.30%) SOAP
8 3 (3.30%) jQuery
8 3 (3.30%) WPF
8 3 (3.30%) Silverlight
8 3 (3.30%) Oracle Fusion
8 3 (3.30%) Ajax
9 2 (2.20%) WCF
9 2 (2.20%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (15.38%) Management Information System
2 10 (10.99%) Statistics
3 5 (5.49%) Mobile App
4 4 (4.40%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (4.40%) Taxonomies
5 3 (3.30%) Clustering
5 3 (3.30%) SCADA
5 3 (3.30%) CMDB
6 2 (2.20%) Data Integration
7 1 (1.10%) NHS
7 1 (1.10%) Open Source
7 1 (1.10%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 18 (19.78%) Windows
2 11 (12.09%) Windows 7
3 10 (10.99%) Linux
4 4 (4.40%) UNIX
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (2.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (2.20%) MVS
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (21.98%) ITIL
1 20 (21.98%) Project Management
2 19 (20.88%) User Acceptance Testing
3 15 (16.48%) ITSM
4 14 (15.38%) Service Management
5 13 (14.29%) PRINCE2
6 11 (12.09%) Service Delivery
6 11 (12.09%) Business Intelligence
7 10 (10.99%) Capacity Planning
7 10 (10.99%) Risk Analysis
7 10 (10.99%) Migration
8 9 (9.89%) Business Analysis
9 8 (8.79%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (8.79%) Data Migration
9 8 (8.79%) SOA
9 8 (8.79%) CRM
10 7 (7.69%) Use Case
10 7 (7.69%) Content Management
11 6 (6.59%) Requirements Analysis
11 6 (6.59%) BPEL
Programming Languages
1 22 (24.18%) SQL
2 16 (17.58%) JavaScript
3 10 (10.99%) PowerShell
4 9 (9.89%) C#
5 7 (7.69%) PL/SQL
6 6 (6.59%) Java
7 5 (5.49%) Shell Script
7 5 (5.49%) XQuery
8 4 (4.40%) T-SQL
9 3 (3.30%) VBA
9 3 (3.30%) PHP
10 2 (2.20%) Perl
Qualifications
1 17 (18.68%) Security Cleared
2 15 (16.48%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (12.09%) MCP
3 11 (12.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 10 (10.99%) SC Cleared
5 6 (6.59%) DV Cleared
6 4 (4.40%) MCTS
7 3 (3.30%) Degree
8 2 (2.20%) OCP
8 2 (2.20%) Oracle Certification
9 1 (1.10%) ISEB
9 1 (1.10%) BC Cleared
9 1 (1.10%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (1.10%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (13.19%) SLA
2 3 (3.30%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 11 (12.09%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (4.40%) Active Directory
3 3 (3.30%) ISA Server
4 2 (2.20%) Hyper-V
5 1 (1.10%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (5.49%) SCOM
2 2 (2.20%) Opscode Chef
2 2 (2.20%) Puppet
2 2 (2.20%) SCDPM
2 2 (2.20%) SCOrch
2 2 (2.20%) SCSM
2 2 (2.20%) Ansible
2 2 (2.20%) SCCM
Vendors
1 27 (29.67%) Microsoft
2 13 (14.29%) VMware
3 11 (12.09%) Oracle
4 8 (8.79%) SAP
5 4 (4.40%) ServiceNow
5 4 (4.40%) SolarWinds
6 3 (3.30%) Informatica
6 3 (3.30%) HP
7 2 (2.20%) NetApp
8 1 (1.10%) JBoss
8 1 (1.10%) BMC
8 1 (1.10%) CA
8 1 (1.10%) IBM
8 1 (1.10%) Sitecore
8 1 (1.10%) FrontRange
8 1 (1.10%) Nintex
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