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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workflow
Rank 109 93 90
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -3
Contract jobs citing Workflow 988 1065 951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.84% 2.05% 2.06%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.42% 2.74% 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 595 641 577
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 20
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -37.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.57 £8.63 £11.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £56.75 £40.57 £40.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £27.50 £15.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+77.41% -48.33%

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
40851 38864 33748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.14% 74.87% 73.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 25403 23796 20201
Average daily rate £420 £400 £401
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £560 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £396 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.60% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1159 1113 1105
Average hourly rate £29.00 £27.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.40% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.25 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £50.00 £51.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.44 £27.50 £32.00
% change year-on-year
+14.32% -14.06%

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 2015.

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 27 March 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 -8 904 £425 +6.25% 305
London 0 463 £475 +5.55% 140
South East -57 144 £400 +6.66% 50
City of London -10 97 £475 +5.55% 51
Yorkshire -7 54 £300 -20.00% 19
Hampshire +1 48 £411 +19.63% 9
North West -3 48 £350 -1.40% 23
East Midlands +6 47 £331 +390.74% 10
Berkshire -1 46 £400 -15.78% 9
West Yorkshire +2 43 £240 -36.00% 19
South West -21 43 £533 +46.39% 13
Scotland -39 42 £413 +9.27% 8
West Midlands -14 39 £360 +16.12% 34
East of England +7 33 £425 +11.47% 13
Manchester +5 25 £388 -13.88% 11
Leeds -14 25 £235 -37.33% 15
Northamptonshire +8 24 £385 -12.00% 2
Reading +8 20 £400 +15.52% 4
Northampton +5 20 £385 -14.44%
Wales +4 18 £400 -5.88% 3
North East +8 16 £465 +26.53% 3
South Wales +6 15 £400 -5.88% 3
Somerset +2 15 £686 +96.07% 2
Stirling +1 15 £423 +62.50% 2
Taunton -1 15 £686 +107.95% 1
Buckinghamshire -13 15 £400 -11.11% 9
Cambridgeshire +3 13 £425 +21.42% 5
Surrey -41 13 £433 +15.33% 12
Bracknell +18 12 £385 +2.66%
Tyne and Wear +10 12 £390 +6.00% 1

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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.

1 550 (27.92%) Finance
2 452 (22.94%) SQL
3 420 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
4 353 (17.92%) Oracle
5 309 (15.69%) Microsoft
6 264 (13.40%) JavaScript
7 257 (13.05%) Java
7 257 (13.05%) .NET
8 252 (12.79%) Oracle Workflow
9 248 (12.59%) HTML
9 248 (12.59%) Banking
10 227 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
11 218 (11.07%) SQL Server
12 211 (10.71%) Project Management
13 206 (10.46%) XML
14 203 (10.30%) CRM
15 202 (10.25%) Security Cleared
16 200 (10.15%) C#
17 199 (10.10%) Web Services
18 197 (10.00%) Windows
19 183 (9.29%) Business Analysis
20 174 (8.83%) MS Excel
21 169 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
22 164 (8.32%) SAP
23 163 (8.27%) CSS
24 160 (8.12%) ITIL
25 154 (7.82%) Migration
26 153 (7.77%) SharePoint
27 147 (7.46%) PL/SQL
27 147 (7.46%) SC Cleared

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, 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
1 252 (12.79%) Oracle Workflow
2 153 (7.77%) SharePoint
3 81 (4.11%) CMS
4 47 (2.39%) FileNet
4 47 (2.39%) SharePoint 2010
5 46 (2.34%) IIS
6 44 (2.23%) WebSphere
7 34 (1.73%) Tomcat
8 33 (1.68%) BizTalk Server
8 33 (1.68%) SharePoint 2013
9 32 (1.62%) Apache
10 24 (1.22%) JBoss
10 24 (1.22%) Confluence
11 23 (1.17%) Documentum
12 16 (0.81%) SAS
13 14 (0.71%) WebLogic
13 14 (0.71%) Alfresco
14 13 (0.66%) SharePoint Server
14 13 (0.66%) MS Exchange
15 11 (0.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 174 (8.83%) MS Excel
2 95 (4.82%) MS Office
3 75 (3.81%) MS Visio
4 42 (2.13%) MS PowerPoint
5 39 (1.98%) MS Project
6 28 (1.42%) InfoPath
7 24 (1.22%) Photoshop
8 18 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
9 9 (0.46%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.30%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.25%) Final Cut Pro
11 5 (0.25%) InDesign
12 4 (0.20%) Mingle
13 3 (0.15%) DOC1
14 2 (0.10%) Fireworks
14 2 (0.10%) PowerPivot
15 1 (0.051%) AutoCAD
15 1 (0.051%) Maya
15 1 (0.051%) 3ds Max
15 1 (0.051%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 113 (5.74%) Oracle EBS
2 94 (4.77%) Oracle EBS R12
3 87 (4.42%) Oracle Applications
4 54 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM
5 40 (2.03%) Oracle General Ledger
6 30 (1.52%) Oracle Payables
7 28 (1.42%) Oracle Receivables
8 26 (1.32%) Oracle Financials
9 17 (0.86%) SAP IS-U
10 16 (0.81%) Oracle iProcurement
11 15 (0.76%) Remedy ITSM
12 13 (0.66%) Dynamics AX
13 12 (0.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
13 12 (0.61%) Oracle TCA
14 11 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
14 11 (0.56%) Agresso
14 11 (0.56%) SAP HR
14 11 (0.56%) SAP FI
14 11 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
14 11 (0.56%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 15 (0.76%) SaaS
2 14 (0.71%) Office 365
3 11 (0.56%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.25%) Force.com
5 2 (0.10%) IaaS
5 2 (0.10%) IBM Blueworks
6 1 (0.051%) Google Cloud Platform
6 1 (0.051%) Trello
6 1 (0.051%) Heroku
6 1 (0.051%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 44 (2.23%) Firewall
2 37 (1.88%) Internet
3 30 (1.52%) LDAP
4 26 (1.32%) SAN
5 23 (1.17%) SSL
5 23 (1.17%) HTTP
5 23 (1.17%) TCP/IP
6 22 (1.12%) Intranet
7 19 (0.96%) WAN
8 16 (0.81%) LAN
9 14 (0.71%) DNS
9 14 (0.71%) HTTPS
10 13 (0.66%) VPN
10 13 (0.66%) NAS
11 12 (0.61%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (0.51%) DHCP
12 10 (0.51%) Extranet
13 9 (0.46%) DMZ
13 9 (0.46%) VLAN
14 8 (0.41%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 218 (11.07%) SQL Server
2 126 (6.40%) Oracle Reports
3 90 (4.57%) Relational Database
4 76 (3.86%) Oracle Database
5 71 (3.60%) Data Warehouse
6 63 (3.20%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 52 (2.64%) Oracle Database 11g
8 46 (2.34%) SQL Server 2008
9 41 (2.08%) MySQL
10 39 (1.98%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 35 (1.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 31 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
12 31 (1.57%) Oracle BI EE
13 25 (1.27%) Data Mining
13 25 (1.27%) Oracle Discoverer
13 25 (1.27%) RDBMS
14 21 (1.07%) Siebel EIM
15 18 (0.91%) Pentaho
16 17 (0.86%) SQL Server 2012
17 16 (0.81%) Hadoop
Development Applications
1 82 (4.16%) Oracle Forms
2 76 (3.86%) JIRA
3 61 (3.10%) Visual Studio
4 55 (2.79%) Team Foundation Server
5 42 (2.13%) Git (software)
6 40 (2.03%) Jenkins
7 37 (1.88%) Subversion
8 23 (1.17%) Maven
9 22 (1.12%) Eclipse
10 19 (0.96%) JUnit
11 13 (0.66%) QuickTest Pro
12 12 (0.61%) JDeveloper
12 12 (0.61%) ClearCase
12 12 (0.61%) Selenium
13 11 (0.56%) Toad
13 11 (0.56%) ClearQuest
14 10 (0.51%) JMeter
14 10 (0.51%) SoapUI
15 9 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 9 (0.46%) NUnit
General
1 550 (27.92%) Finance
2 248 (12.59%) Banking
3 88 (4.47%) Investment Banking
4 76 (3.86%) Back Office
5 73 (3.71%) Publishing
6 69 (3.50%) Retail
7 61 (3.10%) Front Office
8 54 (2.74%) Marketing
9 44 (2.23%) Telecoms
10 43 (2.18%) Legal
11 34 (1.73%) General Ledger
12 33 (1.68%) Manufacturing
13 19 (0.96%) Financial Institution
14 18 (0.91%) Billing
15 14 (0.71%) Advertising
16 13 (0.66%) Retail Banking
17 12 (0.61%) Local Government
18 11 (0.56%) Games
18 11 (0.56%) Law
19 9 (0.46%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 549 (27.87%) Developer
2 509 (25.84%) Analyst
3 325 (16.50%) Business Analyst
4 223 (11.32%) Consultant
5 151 (7.66%) Architect
6 82 (4.16%) Project Manager
7 81 (4.11%) Java Developer
8 75 (3.81%) Senior Developer
9 69 (3.50%) Oracle Developer
10 68 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
11 60 (3.05%) SAP Consultant
12 57 (2.89%) Administrator
13 55 (2.79%) .NET Developer
14 50 (2.54%) SharePoint Developer
15 46 (2.34%) Oracle Consultant
16 37 (1.88%) C# Developer
17 35 (1.78%) Senior Analyst
18 29 (1.47%) Designer
19 28 (1.42%) Applications Support
19 28 (1.42%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 257 (13.05%) .NET
2 248 (12.59%) HTML
3 206 (10.46%) XML
4 199 (10.10%) Web Services
5 163 (8.27%) CSS
6 112 (5.69%) ASP.NET
7 98 (4.97%) HTML5
8 87 (4.42%) jQuery
9 78 (3.96%) .NET Framework
10 69 (3.50%) REST
11 68 (3.45%) WCF
12 66 (3.35%) Spring
13 54 (2.74%) Ajax
13 54 (2.74%) SOAP
14 52 (2.64%) Hibernate
15 43 (2.18%) JSON
16 40 (2.03%) CSS3
17 39 (1.98%) Middleware
18 37 (1.88%) J2EE
18 37 (1.88%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 227 (11.52%) Analytical Skills
2 86 (4.37%) Management Information System
3 79 (4.01%) Derivative
4 75 (3.81%) User Experience
5 59 (2.99%) Computer Science
6 49 (2.49%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 40 (2.03%) NHS
8 37 (1.88%) Fixed Income
9 35 (1.78%) Equity Derivative
10 32 (1.62%) Open Source
11 25 (1.27%) Visualisation
11 25 (1.27%) GIS
12 23 (1.17%) Equities
13 16 (0.81%) Credit Derivative
14 15 (0.76%) Smartcard
15 14 (0.71%) N-Tier
15 14 (0.71%) Data Integration
16 13 (0.66%) CMDB
16 13 (0.66%) Client/Server
16 13 (0.66%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 197 (10.00%) Windows
2 106 (5.38%) UNIX
3 101 (5.13%) Linux
4 45 (2.28%) Windows Server 2008
5 42 (2.13%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (1.98%) CentOS
7 28 (1.42%) Ubuntu
8 17 (0.86%) Windows XP
9 14 (0.71%) Android
10 12 (0.61%) Apple iOS
10 12 (0.61%) Solaris
10 12 (0.61%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 9 (0.46%) Windows 2000
11 9 (0.46%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (0.41%) Windows 7
13 6 (0.30%) Mac OS X
14 5 (0.25%) Mac OS X Server
14 5 (0.25%) SUSE
15 4 (0.20%) Debian
16 3 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 420 (21.32%) Agile Software Development
2 211 (10.71%) Project Management
3 203 (10.30%) CRM
4 183 (9.29%) Business Analysis
5 169 (8.58%) Business Intelligence
6 160 (8.12%) ITIL
7 154 (7.82%) Migration
8 118 (5.99%) Scrum
9 110 (5.58%) Service Management
10 105 (5.33%) Data Modelling
11 100 (5.08%) SOA
12 96 (4.87%) Analytics
13 93 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
14 88 (4.47%) Change Management
15 87 (4.42%) Stakeholder Management
16 84 (4.26%) UML
17 83 (4.21%) PRINCE2
18 82 (4.16%) Use Case
18 82 (4.16%) Workflow Management
19 79 (4.01%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 452 (22.94%) SQL
2 264 (13.40%) JavaScript
3 257 (13.05%) Java
4 200 (10.15%) C#
5 147 (7.46%) PL/SQL
6 63 (3.20%) Python
7 45 (2.28%) PowerShell
8 42 (2.13%) ABAP
9 41 (2.08%) Shell Script
10 40 (2.03%) T-SQL
11 38 (1.93%) VB
12 30 (1.52%) VB.NET
12 30 (1.52%) PHP
13 28 (1.42%) Perl
14 26 (1.32%) C++
15 24 (1.22%) C
16 20 (1.02%) VBScript
16 20 (1.02%) Ruby
16 20 (1.02%) VBA
17 18 (0.91%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 202 (10.25%) Security Cleared
2 147 (7.46%) SC Cleared
3 133 (6.75%) Degree
4 46 (2.34%) ISEB
5 37 (1.88%) DV Cleared
6 27 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
7 26 (1.32%) Microsoft Certification
8 16 (0.81%) MCSE
9 14 (0.71%) CCNA
9 14 (0.71%) Cisco Certification
9 14 (0.71%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 13 (0.66%) PMP
10 13 (0.66%) PMI Certification
11 11 (0.56%) ISTQB
11 11 (0.56%) Siebel Certification
12 9 (0.46%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 7 (0.36%) MCP
14 6 (0.30%) HND
15 5 (0.25%) MCITP
15 5 (0.25%) BC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 101 (5.13%) QA
2 40 (2.03%) SLA
3 21 (1.07%) EMIR
4 18 (0.91%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 13 (0.66%) ISO 9000
5 13 (0.66%) Dodd-Frank
6 11 (0.56%) Data Quality
7 9 (0.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 6 (0.30%) MiFID
9 5 (0.25%) PCI DSS
10 4 (0.20%) ISO 9001
11 3 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
11 3 (0.15%) GCP
11 3 (0.15%) FATCA
11 3 (0.15%) DICOM
12 2 (0.10%) HL7
12 2 (0.10%) Basel III
13 1 (0.051%) Solvency II
13 1 (0.051%) P3O
13 1 (0.051%) JSP 440
System Software
1 46 (2.34%) Active Directory
2 28 (1.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (0.71%) Hyper-V
4 10 (0.51%) VMware ESXi
5 8 (0.41%) vSphere
6 7 (0.36%) VMware Server
7 5 (0.25%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.25%) NFS
7 5 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.25%) Xen
7 5 (0.25%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.20%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.20%) HDFS
9 3 (0.15%) Docker
9 3 (0.15%) vCloud
9 3 (0.15%) XenApp
10 2 (0.10%) VMware ESX
10 2 (0.10%) UAG
10 2 (0.10%) MetaFrame
10 2 (0.10%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 34 (1.73%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (1.52%) Puppet
3 19 (0.96%) Opscode Chef
4 14 (0.71%) SCCM
5 11 (0.56%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.41%) SCOM
7 7 (0.36%) NetBackup
7 7 (0.36%) Nessus
7 7 (0.36%) Nmap
7 7 (0.36%) Control-M
7 7 (0.36%) Nagios
7 7 (0.36%) OpenIDM
8 6 (0.30%) Ansible
8 6 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
8 6 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
9 5 (0.25%) Cobbler
9 5 (0.25%) CA Spectrum
9 5 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (0.25%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.20%) Kibana
Vendors
1 353 (17.92%) Oracle
2 309 (15.69%) Microsoft
3 164 (8.32%) SAP
4 78 (3.96%) HP
5 59 (2.99%) IBM
6 48 (2.44%) VMware
7 47 (2.39%) Salesforce.com
8 46 (2.34%) Adobe
9 41 (2.08%) Siebel
10 40 (2.03%) Cisco
11 37 (1.88%) Remedy
11 37 (1.88%) ServiceNow
12 34 (1.73%) Red Hat
13 27 (1.37%) BMC
13 27 (1.37%) Pega
14 26 (1.32%) Splunk
14 26 (1.32%) Sybase
15 24 (1.22%) Murex
16 22 (1.12%) Business Objects
17 21 (1.07%) Nintex
West Midlands
Big Red Recruitment
Rate: £600 - £750 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Durham, County Durham
Premier Media
Rate: £250 - £400 per day
Posted: Yesterday
County Durham
Coburg Banks IT
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Greater Manchester Fire and Rescue
Rate: From £25,440 to £28,746 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Buckinghamshire
Stott & May
Posted: 2 days ago
Southampton, Hampshire
Ampersand Consulting
Rate: £200 - £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
TLP Consultancy Ltd.
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
PCR
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £150 - £180 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
The People Network
Rate: £500 - £600 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £300 - £340 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £500 - £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £200 - £275 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glossop, Derbyshire
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £443.78 - £591.70 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Chertsey, Surrey
Synergize Consulting
Rate: Up to £40,000 per annum (pro rata) + Benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Haybrook IT Resourcing Ltd
Rate: Up to £530 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Connectus
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
JM
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago