The table below looks at the statistics for Workflow Management skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow Management over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow Management
Rank 563 531 514
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -17
Contract jobs citing Workflow Management 45 38 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.081% 0.074% 0.058%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.100% 0.082%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 23 11
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£400 £403 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% -10.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £256 £340 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £515 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £400 £450
% change year-on-year
-18.75% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 4
Average hourly rate - £9.25 £15.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -39.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £9.25 £15.25
% change year-on-year
- -39.34%

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
41214 38103 35480
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.51% 73.72% 71.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 26955 23499 20863
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £363 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.89% -0.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1115 1172 1452
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £44.90 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

Workflow Management
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Workflow Management Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Workflow Management
Daily Rate Trend

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

Workflow Management Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Workflow Management
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow Management within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 2014.

Workflow Management Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Workflow Management
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Workflow Management Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Workflow Management
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 Workflow Management within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 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
England -14 42 £400 -8.57% 11
London +26 25 £481 +10.00% 4
City of London +6 10 £500 +14.28% 2
South East -28 10 £375 -16.66% 5
West Midlands - 4 £325 - 1
Hampshire - 4 £305 - 1
Yorkshire -13 3 £230 -
West Yorkshire - 3 £230 -
Surrey - 1 - - 2
Reigate - 1 - - 1
Coventry - 1 £100 -
Crawley - - - -
Grimsby - - - -
Harrow - - - - 1
Liverpool - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Portsmouth - - - -
Reading - - - - 1
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - -
Bedfordshire - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Lincolnshire - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Bromley - - - -
East Midlands - - - -

Workflow Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Workflow Management 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 Management.

1 99 (100.00%) Workflow
2 40 (40.40%) Analytical Skills
3 33 (33.33%) Linux
4 31 (31.31%) ClearCase
4 31 (31.31%) ClearQuest
5 27 (27.27%) Management Information System
5 27 (27.27%) IBM
5 27 (27.27%) AIX
5 27 (27.27%) WebSphere
6 26 (26.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
6 26 (26.26%) DB2
6 26 (26.26%) Oracle
6 26 (26.26%) Service Delivery
6 26 (26.26%) Mainframe
6 26 (26.26%) Oracle Workflow
7 24 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
7 24 (24.24%) Finance
8 21 (21.21%) SQL
9 18 (18.18%) Banking
10 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
11 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
12 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
12 14 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
12 14 (14.14%) Analytics
13 13 (13.13%) Data Warehouse
14 9 (9.09%) Project Management
14 9 (9.09%) Billing
14 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
15 8 (8.08%) Business Analysis
15 8 (8.08%) SAP IS-U

Workflow Management
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Workflow Management 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 Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 27 (27.27%) WebSphere
2 26 (26.26%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (4.04%) SharePoint
4 3 (3.03%) IIS
5 1 (1.01%) MS Exchange
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Application Server
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (1.01%) Adobe CQ
5 1 (1.01%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.01%) WebSphere Process Server
Applications
1 17 (17.17%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.05%) MS Office
3 3 (3.03%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.03%) MS Project
3 3 (3.03%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (2.02%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (1.01%) Photoshop
5 1 (1.01%) InDesign
Business Applications
1 8 (8.08%) SAP IS-U
2 1 (1.01%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 7 (7.07%) RTP
2 2 (2.02%) LDAP
3 1 (1.01%) SMTP
3 1 (1.01%) DHCP
3 1 (1.01%) FTP
3 1 (1.01%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (26.26%) DB2
2 16 (16.16%) SQL Server
3 13 (13.13%) Data Warehouse
4 9 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 5 (5.05%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (4.04%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (3.03%) DTS
7 3 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (2.02%) QlikView
8 2 (2.02%) Xcelsius
8 2 (2.02%) Big Data
8 2 (2.02%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 31 (31.31%) ClearCase
1 31 (31.31%) ClearQuest
2 5 (5.05%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.02%) Selenium
3 2 (2.02%) TeamCity
3 2 (2.02%) Git (software)
3 2 (2.02%) SpecFlow
3 2 (2.02%) YouTrack
3 2 (2.02%) Octopus Deploy
4 1 (1.01%) Xcode
4 1 (1.01%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.01%) JIRA
General
1 24 (24.24%) Finance
2 18 (18.18%) Banking
3 9 (9.09%) Billing
4 3 (3.03%) Advertising
4 3 (3.03%) Corporate Banking
4 3 (3.03%) Marketing
5 2 (2.02%) Retail
5 2 (2.02%) Publishing
5 2 (2.02%) Legal
6 1 (1.01%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.01%) Law
6 1 (1.01%) French Language
6 1 (1.01%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 30 (30.30%) Developer
2 20 (20.20%) Analyst
3 14 (14.14%) Consultant
4 13 (13.13%) Senior Developer
5 9 (9.09%) WebSphere Specialist
6 8 (8.08%) WebSphere Developer
6 8 (8.08%) WebSphere Message Broker Developer
6 8 (8.08%) Data Analyst
6 8 (8.08%) SQL Developer
7 7 (7.07%) Project Manager
8 6 (6.06%) Business Analyst
9 5 (5.05%) SAP Consultant
9 5 (5.05%) Analyst Developer
9 5 (5.05%) Senior SQL Developer
9 5 (5.05%) SAP ISU Consultant
9 5 (5.05%) Senior WebSphere Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Business Data Analyst
10 4 (4.04%) Agile Project Manager
10 4 (4.04%) C# Developer
10 4 (4.04%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (26.26%) WebSphere Message Broker
2 7 (7.07%) .NET
2 7 (7.07%) HTML
3 5 (5.05%) XML
3 5 (5.05%) jQuery
4 4 (4.04%) CSS
5 3 (3.03%) HTML5
5 3 (3.03%) WCF
5 3 (3.03%) Silverlight
5 3 (3.03%) JSON
5 3 (3.03%) NHibernate
5 3 (3.03%) JRules
6 2 (2.02%) Visualforce
6 2 (2.02%) Middleware
6 2 (2.02%) ASP.NET
7 1 (1.01%) WebSphere MQ
7 1 (1.01%) J2SE
7 1 (1.01%) Web Services
7 1 (1.01%) XSLT
7 1 (1.01%) OSGi
Miscellaneous
1 40 (40.40%) Analytical Skills
2 27 (27.27%) Management Information System
3 26 (26.26%) Mainframe
4 3 (3.03%) Mobile App
4 3 (3.03%) PACS
5 2 (2.02%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (1.01%) User Experience
6 1 (1.01%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.01%) GIS
6 1 (1.01%) Handset
6 1 (1.01%) SWIFT
6 1 (1.01%) Mathematics
6 1 (1.01%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 33 (33.33%) Linux
2 27 (27.27%) AIX
3 5 (5.05%) UNIX
4 2 (2.02%) Ubuntu
4 2 (2.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (2.02%) Windows
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (1.01%) Apple iOS
5 1 (1.01%) webOS
5 1 (1.01%) Windows 7
5 1 (1.01%) Android
5 1 (1.01%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 99 (100.00%) Workflow
2 26 (26.26%) Service Delivery
3 24 (24.24%) Stakeholder Management
4 14 (14.14%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (14.14%) Analytics
5 9 (9.09%) Project Management
6 8 (8.08%) Business Analysis
6 8 (8.08%) User Acceptance Testing
7 7 (7.07%) Scrum
7 7 (7.07%) Integration Testing
8 6 (6.06%) Continuous Improvement
8 6 (6.06%) Migration
9 5 (5.05%) Change Control
10 4 (4.04%) Financial Modelling
10 4 (4.04%) Performance Tuning
10 4 (4.04%) Web Design
10 4 (4.04%) People Management
11 3 (3.03%) Business Intelligence
11 3 (3.03%) OOD
11 3 (3.03%) OO
Programming Languages
1 21 (21.21%) SQL
2 7 (7.07%) ABAP
3 6 (6.06%) VBA
4 4 (4.04%) R
4 4 (4.04%) Shell Script
4 4 (4.04%) VB.NET
4 4 (4.04%) JavaScript
4 4 (4.04%) Perl
4 4 (4.04%) C#
4 4 (4.04%) C++
4 4 (4.04%) Python
5 3 (3.03%) T-SQL
6 2 (2.02%) Apex Code
6 2 (2.02%) PHP
7 1 (1.01%) C
7 1 (1.01%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (5.05%) SC Cleared
1 5 (5.05%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.03%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 1 (1.01%) CISSP
3 1 (1.01%) CISM
3 1 (1.01%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.05%) QA
2 4 (4.04%) SLA
3 2 (2.02%) HL7
3 2 (2.02%) DICOM
4 1 (1.01%) PCI DSS
4 1 (1.01%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 2 (2.02%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.01%) NetBackup
1 1 (1.01%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 27 (27.27%) IBM
2 26 (26.26%) Oracle
3 14 (14.14%) Microsoft
4 8 (8.08%) SAP
5 5 (5.05%) Tableau
6 4 (4.04%) CheckPoint
6 4 (4.04%) Salesforce.com
7 2 (2.02%) Red Hat
7 2 (2.02%) Cognos
7 2 (2.02%) Ariba
8 1 (1.01%) Citrix
8 1 (1.01%) MicroStrategy
8 1 (1.01%) Symbian
8 1 (1.01%) Adobe
8 1 (1.01%) Apple
8 1 (1.01%) TOWER Software
8 1 (1.01%) VMware
8 1 (1.01%) hybris
8 1 (1.01%) Google