The table below looks at the statistics for Workflow 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 over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 97 94 90
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -4
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1138 1090 1196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.98% 2.07% 2.07%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.66% 2.79% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 706 651 637
Average daily rate
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£420 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 16 34
Average hourly rate £20.21 £19.65 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.83% -39.54%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.70 £87.50 £48.19
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.21 £22.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-59.08% -25.00%

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
42716 39097 41510
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.16% 74.10% 72.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 26685 24121 24021
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1186 1114 1519
Average hourly rate £24.00 £27.50 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.72% -11.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.57 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.50 £50.00 £45.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.25 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend

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

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Workflow
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Workflow Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Workflow
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 2014.

Workflow Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Workflow
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 within the UK over the 3 months to 19 September 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 -8 1017 £416 +4.06% 267
London -12 521 £438 -2.77% 102
South East +10 156 £350 -6.66% 70
City of London -5 122 £450 -5.26% 29
Scotland +15 84 £444 +10.93% 7
West Midlands +28 70 £325 -13.33% 9
Yorkshire +37 66 £425 +36.00% 29
East of England +8 59 £420 +23.52% 24
West Yorkshire +42 58 £425 +38.77% 19
North West -1 48 £361 +20.41% 16
South West -48 42 £400 -3.03% 13
Hampshire -4 41 £300 -25.00% 22
Birmingham +27 36 £200 -33.33% 2
Berkshire -12 35 £300 -6.25% 15
Manchester -7 30 £360 +20.00% 8
Leeds +16 29 £250 -16.66% 14
Surrey -6 27 £400 - 8
East Midlands +7 25 £425 +25.46% 4
Edinburgh +6 25 £450 +12.50% 3
Stirling +6 20 £450 - 1
Reading -7 20 £300 -6.25% 5
Hertfordshire -8 20 £475 +48.43% 9
Glasgow -8 20 £450 +16.12% 1
Warwickshire +4 16 £363 -3.33% 2
Halifax +2 16 £425 +8.97% 2
Midlands +13 15 £400 +23.07%
Bristol -1 14 £406 -4.41% 7
West Sussex +10 13 £250 -45.94% 2
Suffolk +4 12 £420 +20.00% 1
Cheshire +14 10 £375 +50.00% 5

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 581 (25.23%) Finance
2 532 (23.10%) SQL
3 496 (21.54%) Microsoft
4 489 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
5 431 (18.71%) Oracle
6 416 (18.06%) .NET
7 361 (15.68%) Windows
8 317 (13.76%) Oracle Workflow
9 310 (13.46%) SharePoint
10 292 (12.68%) HTML
11 286 (12.42%) SQL Server
12 284 (12.33%) C#
13 278 (12.07%) JavaScript
14 273 (11.85%) XML
15 267 (11.59%) CRM
16 253 (10.99%) MS Excel
17 246 (10.68%) Security Cleared
18 235 (10.20%) Migration
19 226 (9.81%) Banking
20 219 (9.51%) Web Services
21 204 (8.86%) Project Management
22 202 (8.77%) Business Analysis
22 202 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
23 191 (8.29%) Linux
24 186 (8.08%) SC Cleared
25 183 (7.95%) Java
26 177 (7.69%) CSS
27 174 (7.56%) UNIX
28 167 (7.25%) ASP.NET
29 155 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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
1 317 (13.76%) Oracle Workflow
2 310 (13.46%) SharePoint
3 124 (5.38%) SharePoint 2010
4 79 (3.43%) CMS
5 67 (2.91%) WebSphere
6 66 (2.87%) SharePoint 2013
7 45 (1.95%) FileNet
8 40 (1.74%) SharePoint Server
9 35 (1.52%) BizTalk Server
10 32 (1.39%) IIS
11 28 (1.22%) MS Exchange
12 26 (1.13%) Apache
13 19 (0.83%) Exchange Server 2010
14 17 (0.74%) WebLogic
15 16 (0.69%) IBM Notes
16 14 (0.61%) TIBCO EMS
16 14 (0.61%) Node.js
17 13 (0.56%) Tomcat
17 13 (0.56%) Documentum
18 12 (0.52%) NetWeaver
Applications
1 253 (10.99%) MS Excel
2 115 (4.99%) MS Office
3 95 (4.13%) MS Visio
4 68 (2.95%) MS PowerPoint
5 49 (2.13%) InfoPath
6 48 (2.08%) MS Project
7 24 (1.04%) Photoshop
8 12 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
9 9 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
10 8 (0.35%) OmniGraffle
11 7 (0.30%) PowerPivot
12 4 (0.17%) Final Cut Pro
13 2 (0.087%) Adobe Captivate
13 2 (0.087%) Maya
Business Applications
1 127 (5.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 114 (4.95%) Oracle EBS
3 94 (4.08%) Oracle EBS R12
4 65 (2.82%) Oracle Payables
5 57 (2.48%) Oracle Receivables
6 56 (2.43%) Oracle General Ledger
7 51 (2.21%) Oracle Applications
8 37 (1.61%) Oracle Financials
9 30 (1.30%) Oracle iProcurement
10 28 (1.22%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 26 (1.13%) Oracle Assets
12 25 (1.09%) Markit EDM
12 25 (1.09%) Remedy ITSM
13 24 (1.04%) Dynamics AX
14 23 (1.00%) Oracle Cash Management
14 23 (1.00%) Oracle CRM
15 19 (0.83%) Oracle HRMS
16 17 (0.74%) Remedy AR System
17 16 (0.69%) BusinessWorks
18 15 (0.65%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 43 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 22 (0.96%) SaaS
3 20 (0.87%) Office 365
4 18 (0.78%) PaaS
5 11 (0.48%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.43%) Force.com
7 5 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 5 (0.22%) IaaS
8 2 (0.087%) IBM Blueworks
8 2 (0.087%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.087%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.043%) Heroku
9 1 (0.043%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 54 (2.34%) TCP/IP
2 50 (2.17%) LDAP
3 41 (1.78%) Internet
4 40 (1.74%) Firewall
5 34 (1.48%) Intranet
6 32 (1.39%) SAN
7 30 (1.30%) SSL
8 28 (1.22%) DNS
9 24 (1.04%) HTTPS
10 21 (0.91%) LAN
10 21 (0.91%) WAN
11 20 (0.87%) Wireshark
12 14 (0.61%) VPN
12 14 (0.61%) HTTP
13 12 (0.52%) FTP
13 12 (0.52%) Network Security
14 11 (0.48%) DMZ
15 9 (0.39%) MPLS
15 9 (0.39%) Extranet
15 9 (0.39%) DHCP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 286 (12.42%) SQL Server
2 123 (5.34%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 104 (4.52%) Oracle Reports
4 87 (3.78%) Data Warehouse
5 84 (3.65%) Oracle Database
6 61 (2.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 53 (2.30%) SQL Server 2008
8 47 (2.04%) Relational Database
9 46 (2.00%) DB2
9 46 (2.00%) Oracle Database 11g
10 43 (1.87%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 41 (1.78%) MySQL
12 39 (1.69%) SQL Server 2005
13 28 (1.22%) PowerCenter
14 26 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (1.00%) RDBMS
15 23 (1.00%) QlikView
16 22 (0.96%) Data Mart
17 21 (0.91%) Siebel EIM
18 20 (0.87%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 121 (5.25%) Visual Studio
2 69 (3.00%) Oracle Forms
3 61 (2.65%) Team Foundation Server
4 51 (2.21%) Subversion
5 41 (1.78%) Git (software)
6 39 (1.69%) ClearQuest
7 35 (1.52%) ClearCase
7 35 (1.52%) JIRA
8 31 (1.35%) Maven
9 29 (1.26%) Eclipse
10 22 (0.96%) Selenium
11 17 (0.74%) Toad
12 15 (0.65%) JUnit
12 15 (0.65%) Oracle APEX
13 13 (0.56%) TeamCity
13 13 (0.56%) Jenkins
14 12 (0.52%) JDeveloper
14 12 (0.52%) Jasmine
15 11 (0.48%) SoapUI
15 11 (0.48%) Grunt
General
1 581 (25.23%) Finance
2 226 (9.81%) Banking
3 94 (4.08%) Back Office
3 94 (4.08%) Investment Banking
4 88 (3.82%) Retail
5 85 (3.69%) Front Office
5 85 (3.69%) Marketing
6 58 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 57 (2.48%) Legal
8 52 (2.26%) Publishing
9 37 (1.61%) General Ledger
10 36 (1.56%) Manufacturing
11 31 (1.35%) Advertising
12 28 (1.22%) Financial Institution
13 22 (0.96%) Billing
13 22 (0.96%) Games
14 17 (0.74%) Pharmaceutical
15 12 (0.52%) Retail Banking
16 11 (0.48%) Local Government
16 11 (0.48%) French Language
Job Titles
1 686 (29.79%) Developer
2 583 (25.31%) Analyst
3 395 (17.15%) Business Analyst
4 271 (11.77%) Consultant
5 151 (6.56%) Architect
6 121 (5.25%) Project Manager
7 106 (4.60%) SharePoint Developer
8 81 (3.52%) .NET Developer
9 72 (3.13%) Oracle Consultant
10 68 (2.95%) Senior Developer
10 68 (2.95%) CRM Developer
11 63 (2.74%) Java Developer
12 60 (2.61%) Administrator
13 54 (2.34%) Solutions Architect
14 53 (2.30%) C# Developer
15 52 (2.26%) SAP Consultant
16 49 (2.13%) Technical Consultant
17 46 (2.00%) Support Analyst
18 40 (1.74%) Oracle Developer
18 40 (1.74%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 416 (18.06%) .NET
2 292 (12.68%) HTML
3 273 (11.85%) XML
4 219 (9.51%) Web Services
5 177 (7.69%) CSS
6 167 (7.25%) ASP.NET
7 124 (5.38%) WCF
8 105 (4.56%) jQuery
9 90 (3.91%) HTML5
10 84 (3.65%) WF
11 74 (3.21%) .NET Framework
12 63 (2.74%) Middleware
13 57 (2.48%) JSP
14 56 (2.43%) J2EE
15 53 (2.30%) XSLT
16 51 (2.21%) REST
17 50 (2.17%) SOAP
18 46 (2.00%) Silverlight
19 42 (1.82%) Spring
20 41 (1.78%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 202 (8.77%) Analytical Skills
2 146 (6.34%) Management Information System
3 69 (3.00%) Computer Science
4 66 (2.87%) User Experience
5 62 (2.69%) Derivative
6 47 (2.04%) Mainframe
7 43 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 38 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 32 (1.39%) Reference Data
10 29 (1.26%) NHS
11 26 (1.13%) Visualisation
12 24 (1.04%) Fixed Income
12 24 (1.04%) Open Source
13 23 (1.00%) Credit Risk
14 22 (0.96%) Data Integration
15 19 (0.83%) GIS
15 19 (0.83%) Statistics
16 18 (0.78%) Interest Rate Derivative
17 16 (0.69%) Online Games
18 15 (0.65%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 361 (15.68%) Windows
2 191 (8.29%) Linux
3 174 (7.56%) UNIX
4 85 (3.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 76 (3.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 48 (2.08%) CentOS
7 42 (1.82%) AIX
8 40 (1.74%) Windows XP
9 31 (1.35%) Ubuntu
10 24 (1.04%) Windows 2000
11 21 (0.91%) Windows 7
11 21 (0.91%) MVS
12 19 (0.83%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (0.69%) Solaris
14 10 (0.43%) HPUX
15 9 (0.39%) Android
16 7 (0.30%) Apple iOS
16 7 (0.30%) Windows Server 2012
17 6 (0.26%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.22%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 489 (21.23%) Agile Software Development
2 267 (11.59%) CRM
3 235 (10.20%) Migration
4 204 (8.86%) Project Management
5 202 (8.77%) Business Analysis
6 155 (6.73%) User Acceptance Testing
7 140 (6.08%) ITIL
8 137 (5.95%) Scrum
9 127 (5.51%) Stakeholder Management
9 127 (5.51%) Data Modelling
10 125 (5.43%) TDD
11 119 (5.17%) Business Intelligence
12 115 (4.99%) Use Case
13 105 (4.56%) SOA
14 104 (4.52%) MVC
15 103 (4.47%) Workflow Management
16 99 (4.30%) UML
16 99 (4.30%) Service Management
17 94 (4.08%) Document Management
18 91 (3.95%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 532 (23.10%) SQL
2 284 (12.33%) C#
3 278 (12.07%) JavaScript
4 183 (7.95%) Java
5 139 (6.04%) PL/SQL
6 95 (4.13%) T-SQL
7 61 (2.65%) Python
8 58 (2.52%) PowerShell
9 48 (2.08%) C++
10 34 (1.48%) Shell Script
11 33 (1.43%) VB.NET
12 32 (1.39%) ABAP
12 32 (1.39%) C
13 30 (1.30%) PHP
14 27 (1.17%) Perl
14 27 (1.17%) VBScript
15 23 (1.00%) VBA
16 19 (0.83%) Apex Code
17 17 (0.74%) Bash Shell
17 17 (0.74%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 246 (10.68%) Security Cleared
2 186 (8.08%) SC Cleared
3 146 (6.34%) Degree
4 65 (2.82%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (1.65%) DV Cleared
6 25 (1.09%) MCITP
7 23 (1.00%) ISTQB
8 22 (0.96%) ITIL Certification
8 22 (0.96%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 19 (0.83%) ISEB
10 17 (0.74%) CISSP
10 17 (0.74%) Cisco Certification
10 17 (0.74%) MCSE
11 16 (0.69%) MCP
12 15 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 13 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 12 (0.52%) PMI Certification
14 12 (0.52%) CCNA
15 10 (0.43%) PMP
15 10 (0.43%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 121 (5.25%) QA
2 76 (3.30%) SLA
3 16 (0.69%) Data Quality
4 9 (0.39%) WCAG
5 8 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.17%) GPG13
6 4 (0.17%) EMIR
7 3 (0.13%) Solvency II
7 3 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
7 3 (0.13%) ISO 9001
8 2 (0.087%) FATCA
8 2 (0.087%) PCI DSS
9 1 (0.043%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.043%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.043%) CDISC
9 1 (0.043%) MiFID
System Software
1 64 (2.78%) Active Directory
2 37 (1.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.87%) Nmap
4 15 (0.65%) VMware Server
5 11 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 10 (0.43%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (0.30%) VMware ESX
8 6 (0.26%) Xen
9 5 (0.22%) XenApp
10 4 (0.17%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (0.13%) vSphere
11 3 (0.13%) vCloud
11 3 (0.13%) KVM
11 3 (0.13%) ISA Server
12 2 (0.087%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.087%) MetaFrame
12 2 (0.087%) NFS
12 2 (0.087%) HDFS
12 2 (0.087%) XenServer
13 1 (0.043%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 36 (1.56%) HP Quality Center
2 32 (1.39%) Puppet
3 26 (1.13%) Nagios
3 26 (1.13%) SCCM
4 20 (0.87%) Nessus
5 17 (0.74%) Tivoli
6 16 (0.69%) Control-M
7 9 (0.39%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 8 (0.35%) TIBCO Hawk
9 7 (0.30%) Red Hat Spacewalk
9 7 (0.30%) Cobbler
9 7 (0.30%) Opsview
9 7 (0.30%) Opscode Chef
9 7 (0.30%) Oracle EDQ
10 6 (0.26%) Ansible
11 5 (0.22%) SCOM
11 5 (0.22%) SCVMM
11 5 (0.22%) Salt
12 3 (0.13%) ZABBIX
12 3 (0.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 496 (21.54%) Microsoft
2 431 (18.71%) Oracle
3 120 (5.21%) SAP
4 102 (4.43%) IBM
5 97 (4.21%) HP
6 66 (2.87%) VMware
7 55 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
8 44 (1.91%) Splunk
9 43 (1.87%) Adobe
10 40 (1.74%) Informatica
11 39 (1.69%) Remedy
12 37 (1.61%) Siebel
12 37 (1.61%) Business Objects
13 35 (1.52%) Nintex
13 35 (1.52%) JBoss
14 32 (1.39%) Red Hat
15 30 (1.30%) Cisco
16 29 (1.26%) BMC
17 26 (1.13%) TIBCO
18 24 (1.04%) ATG
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