The first table below looks at the demand for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 29 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 Yorkshire 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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 31 30 35
Rank change year-on-year
-1 +5
Contract jobs citing WFM 3 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 0.95% 1.65% 0.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.52% 2.59% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £289
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +47.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
198 193 174
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 62.66% 63.70% 63.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 116 119 98
Average daily rate £350 £333 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.10% +2.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £175 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £474
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 17 9
Average hourly rate £15.39 £44.60 £24.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-65.50% +85.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.80 £32.66 £17.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £50.00 £27.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
WFM
Yorkshire

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WFM
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the South Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
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Sheffield +6 3 - -
WFM
Yorkshire

WFM
Top 17 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing WFM 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 WFM.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
2 2 (66.67%) Mandarin Language
2 2 (66.67%) Cantonese Language
2 2 (66.67%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) French Language
3 1 (33.33%) Social Media

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire region citing WFM 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 WFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

General
1 2 (66.67%) Finance
1 2 (66.67%) Mandarin Language
1 2 (66.67%) Cantonese Language
2 1 (33.33%) French Language
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) Problem Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) HP