The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 6 May 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
6 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 523 515 530
Rank change year-on-year
-8 +15
Contract jobs citing WFM 89 79 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.16% 0.15% 0.047%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.21% 0.20% 0.064%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 28 16
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £199 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £460 £405
% change year-on-year
-21.19% +13.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 0
Average hourly rate £16.25 £10.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+62.50% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
42640 40307 34513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.39% 74.95% 73.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26680 25279 20562
Average daily rate £413 £400 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -2.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £283 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1247 1176 1030
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.99 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.03% -9.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.85 £50.00 £52.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WFM
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WFM within the UK.

WFM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WFM
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WFM within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015.

WFM Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WFM
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WFM within the UK.

WFM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WFM
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the UK over the 3 months to 6 May 2015. 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
England -7 82 £423 -0.58% 15
London -5 20 £475 +153.33% 7
West Midlands -14 19 £263 -21.64% 2
North West -4 15 £315 -21.25%
South East -15 9 £438 -12.50% 1
Manchester - 8 £288 -
Coventry -5 7 - -
South West +12 6 - -
Liverpool -1 6 £450 +12.50%
Merseyside -9 6 £450 +12.50%
Yorkshire - 6 £300 - 3
Warwickshire -1 5 - -
West Yorkshire - 5 £300 - 3
Derbyshire - 5 £375 -
Leeds - 5 £300 - 3
Birmingham - 5 £238 -
East Midlands - 5 £375 -
Scotland +2 4 £475 -5.00%
Berkshire -4 3 £400 -20.00%
Hampshire - 2 - -
City of London - 2 £399 - 2
West Sussex - 2 £500 - 1
Oxfordshire - 2 - -
Bracknell - 2 £419 -
Crawley - 2 £500 -
Oxford - 2 - -
Warwick - 2 - -
Wiltshire +10 1 - -
Swindon +9 1 - -
Cheshire -5 1 - -

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 93 (48.44%) Telecoms
2 81 (42.19%) SLA
3 75 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
4 71 (36.98%) RNC
4 71 (36.98%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
5 70 (36.46%) Line Management
5 70 (36.46%) Ericsson
6 69 (35.94%) ATM
6 69 (35.94%) GSM
6 69 (35.94%) SDH
6 69 (35.94%) UMTS
6 69 (35.94%) Ethernet
6 69 (35.94%) Radio Access Network
7 23 (11.98%) MS Excel
8 17 (8.85%) Microsoft
8 17 (8.85%) Project Management
9 16 (8.33%) Management Information System
9 16 (8.33%) Retail
10 15 (7.81%) Finance
10 15 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
11 11 (5.73%) Verint
12 10 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
12 10 (5.21%) Workflow
13 9 (4.69%) Risk Assessment
14 8 (4.17%) Remedy
14 8 (4.17%) ERP
14 8 (4.17%) MS Visio
14 8 (4.17%) Banking
14 8 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
15 7 (3.65%) Business Analysis

WFM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 May 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

Application Platforms
1 5 (2.60%) CMS
2 2 (1.04%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.52%) NetWeaver
3 1 (0.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (0.52%) JBoss
3 1 (0.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.52%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 23 (11.98%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.17%) MS Visio
2 8 (4.17%) MS PowerPoint
3 5 (2.60%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle Payroll
1 1 (0.52%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.52%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (0.52%) SAP xRPM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.52%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 71 (36.98%) RNC
2 69 (35.94%) ATM
2 69 (35.94%) GSM
2 69 (35.94%) SDH
2 69 (35.94%) UMTS
2 69 (35.94%) Ethernet
2 69 (35.94%) Radio Access Network
3 6 (3.13%) PBX
4 2 (1.04%) Unified Communications
4 2 (1.04%) Firewall
5 1 (0.52%) Wireless
5 1 (0.52%) LAN
5 1 (0.52%) Network Security
5 1 (0.52%) LTE
5 1 (0.52%) VPN
5 1 (0.52%) Internet
5 1 (0.52%) DPNSS
5 1 (0.52%) QSIG
5 1 (0.52%) VoIP
5 1 (0.52%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (2.08%) MS Access
2 2 (1.04%) Data Warehouse
2 2 (1.04%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.52%) MySQL
3 1 (0.52%) SAP BW
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) Eclipse
1 1 (0.52%) Maven
General
1 93 (48.44%) Telecoms
2 16 (8.33%) Retail
3 15 (7.81%) Finance
4 8 (4.17%) Banking
5 4 (2.08%) Legal
6 3 (1.56%) Financial Institution
6 3 (1.56%) Multimedia
7 2 (1.04%) Retail Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.52%) Advertising
8 1 (0.52%) Billing
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Front Office
8 1 (0.52%) Back Office
8 1 (0.52%) Law
Job Titles
1 69 (35.94%) Field Engineer
2 25 (13.02%) Analyst
3 16 (8.33%) Project Manager
4 14 (7.29%) Architect
5 11 (5.73%) Business Analyst
6 9 (4.69%) Coordinator
7 8 (4.17%) Solutions Architect
7 8 (4.17%) Planning Manager
7 8 (4.17%) Resource Manager
8 6 (3.13%) Performance Analyst
8 6 (3.13%) Services Delivery Analyst
8 6 (3.13%) Service Analyst
9 5 (2.60%) Developer
9 5 (2.60%) Service Performance Analyst
10 4 (2.08%) Programme Manager
10 4 (2.08%) Consultant
11 2 (1.04%) Senior Business Analyst
11 2 (1.04%) Senior Analyst
11 2 (1.04%) .NET Developer
11 2 (1.04%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.56%) .NET
2 2 (1.04%) HTML
3 1 (0.52%) ASP.NET
3 1 (0.52%) CSS
3 1 (0.52%) SOAP
3 1 (0.52%) Web Services
3 1 (0.52%) JCE
3 1 (0.52%) Ajax
3 1 (0.52%) Dojo
3 1 (0.52%) WCF
3 1 (0.52%) WPF
3 1 (0.52%) jQuery
3 1 (0.52%) HTML5
3 1 (0.52%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 16 (8.33%) Management Information System
2 10 (5.21%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (3.65%) IVR
4 5 (2.60%) Open Source
4 5 (2.60%) Social Media
5 2 (1.04%) PKI
6 1 (0.52%) Fat Client
6 1 (0.52%) iPhone
6 1 (0.52%) iPad
6 1 (0.52%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.52%) PMI
6 1 (0.52%) Thin Client
6 1 (0.52%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 6 (3.13%) Windows
2 4 (2.08%) Windows XP
2 4 (2.08%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.52%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (0.52%) UNIX
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.52%) AIX
3 1 (0.52%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (39.06%) Agile Software Development
2 70 (36.46%) Line Management
3 17 (8.85%) Project Management
4 15 (7.81%) Stakeholder Management
5 10 (5.21%) Workflow
6 9 (4.69%) Risk Assessment
7 8 (4.17%) ERP
8 7 (3.65%) Business Analysis
8 7 (3.65%) Load Balancing
8 7 (3.65%) Service Delivery
8 7 (3.65%) Change Management
8 7 (3.65%) Continuous Improvement
9 5 (2.60%) Performance Management
9 5 (2.60%) BPMN
9 5 (2.60%) Agile Project Management
9 5 (2.60%) Business Transformation
9 5 (2.60%) PRINCE2
10 4 (2.08%) Resource Management
10 4 (2.08%) Data Analysis
10 4 (2.08%) Logistics
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.56%) SQL
2 2 (1.04%) C#
2 2 (1.04%) Java
2 2 (1.04%) JavaScript
3 1 (0.52%) PHP
3 1 (0.52%) C++
3 1 (0.52%) T-SQL
3 1 (0.52%) VBScript
3 1 (0.52%) VB
3 1 (0.52%) ABAP
3 1 (0.52%) VBA
3 1 (0.52%) Python
3 1 (0.52%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 7 (3.65%) Security Cleared
2 5 (2.60%) DV Cleared
3 3 (1.56%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.04%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 2 (1.04%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.52%) MCP
5 1 (0.52%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 81 (42.19%) SLA
2 1 (0.52%) QA
System Software
1 4 (2.08%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.52%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (0.52%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.52%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (1.56%) SCCM
2 2 (1.04%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (1.04%) HP Quality Center
3 1 (0.52%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 1 (0.52%) Cisco IPCC
3 1 (0.52%) SCOM
Vendors
1 71 (36.98%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 70 (36.46%) Ericsson
3 17 (8.85%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.73%) Verint
5 8 (4.17%) Remedy
6 6 (3.13%) Oracle
6 6 (3.13%) Kronos
7 5 (2.60%) JDA
8 3 (1.56%) Avaya
8 3 (1.56%) Cisco
8 3 (1.56%) RedPrairie
9 2 (1.04%) Oneserve
9 2 (1.04%) Symantec
9 2 (1.04%) Genesys
9 2 (1.04%) SAP
9 2 (1.04%) HP
9 2 (1.04%) Citrix
10 1 (0.52%) Cognos
10 1 (0.52%) Nokia
10 1 (0.52%) Apple
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