The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 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.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 80 95 110
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +15
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1195 1036 1014
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.19% 2.03% 1.75%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.95% 2.79% 2.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 719 607 565
Average daily rate
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£415 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £585
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
- +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 19 30
Average hourly rate £21.75 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+35.93% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.20 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.20 £35.00 £56.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.38 £16.00 £17.04
% change year-on-year
+46.09% -6.10%
Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
40505 37197 40742
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.09% 72.90% 70.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 25086 22561 23430
Average daily rate £400 £403 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.62% +0.62%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1158 1066 1445
Average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £30.56
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -1.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.54 £12.50 £13.42
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.84 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%

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 25 July 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 25 July 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 25 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
Vacancies
England +7 1043 £420 +3.70% 263
London +4 532 £450 - 122
South East +41 206 £375 -5.30% 46
City of London +2 127 £463 +2.77% 45
Scotland +6 95 £400 - 6
Berkshire +27 76 £375 -6.25% 12
Yorkshire +39 66 £375 - 21
West Yorkshire +38 61 £385 +2.66% 12
West Midlands +11 59 £305 -14.68% 15
East of England -12 50 £350 +7.69% 15
Edinburgh +6 44 £400 -11.11% 3
Surrey +20 40 £400 +3.22% 16
North West -9 39 £375 +25.00% 12
Leeds +30 38 £223 -28.80% 7
Reading +14 32 £300 -29.41% 5
South West -50 31 £388 -3.12% 17
Hampshire -21 29 £436 +16.33% 6
Wales -2 26 £488 +44.44% 2
Birmingham +17 24 £278 -26.00% 8
North East +6 21 £418 - 2
South Wales -5 21 £488 +39.28% 2
Tyne and Wear - 20 £418 - 2
Newcastle upon Tyne - 20 £418 - 1
Stirling +6 18 £420 +12.00%
Midlands +21 17 £225 -30.76%
West Sussex +11 17 £440 -4.86% 4
East Midlands -6 17 £424 +21.07% 14
Warwickshire +5 16 £525 +110.00%
Lancashire -11 16 £513 +70.83% 1
Newport -4 14 £550 +37.50%

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

1 575 (25.49%) Finance
2 535 (23.71%) SQL
3 473 (20.97%) Microsoft
4 433 (19.19%) .NET
5 425 (18.84%) Oracle
6 374 (16.58%) Windows
7 313 (13.87%) XML
8 304 (13.48%) Oracle Workflow
9 284 (12.59%) SharePoint
10 283 (12.54%) SQL Server
11 282 (12.50%) JavaScript
12 274 (12.15%) C#
12 274 (12.15%) HTML
13 261 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
14 260 (11.52%) CRM
15 247 (10.95%) MS Excel
16 242 (10.73%) Web Services
17 238 (10.55%) Security Cleared
18 227 (10.06%) Banking
19 226 (10.02%) Java
20 208 (9.22%) Migration
21 204 (9.04%) Project Management
22 190 (8.42%) Business Analysis
23 186 (8.24%) UNIX
24 184 (8.16%) SC Cleared
25 178 (7.89%) CSS
26 176 (7.80%) ASP.NET
27 175 (7.76%) ITIL
28 168 (7.45%) Linux
29 150 (6.65%) PL/SQL

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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
1 304 (13.48%) Oracle Workflow
2 284 (12.59%) SharePoint
3 113 (5.01%) SharePoint 2010
4 69 (3.06%) CMS
5 64 (2.84%) SharePoint 2013
6 57 (2.53%) WebSphere
7 43 (1.91%) SharePoint Server
8 42 (1.86%) FileNet
9 37 (1.64%) IIS
10 27 (1.20%) MS Exchange
10 27 (1.20%) BizTalk Server
11 24 (1.06%) Apache
12 20 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2010
13 18 (0.80%) IBM Notes
14 17 (0.75%) WebLogic
15 16 (0.71%) MS Project Server
16 15 (0.66%) Lync
17 14 (0.62%) TIBCO EMS
18 12 (0.53%) Tomcat
18 12 (0.53%) Confluence
Applications
1 247 (10.95%) MS Excel
2 129 (5.72%) MS Office
3 102 (4.52%) MS Visio
4 80 (3.55%) MS PowerPoint
5 58 (2.57%) InfoPath
6 48 (2.13%) MS Project
7 21 (0.93%) Photoshop
8 12 (0.53%) Adobe Illustrator
9 11 (0.49%) Spreadsheet
10 9 (0.40%) OmniGraffle
11 8 (0.35%) PowerPivot
12 2 (0.089%) Adobe Captivate
13 1 (0.044%) Windchill
13 1 (0.044%) Adobe After Effects
13 1 (0.044%) Casewise Modeler
13 1 (0.044%) Maya
Business Applications
1 125 (5.54%) Oracle EBS
2 121 (5.36%) Dynamics CRM
3 85 (3.77%) Oracle EBS R12
4 75 (3.32%) Oracle Payables
5 55 (2.44%) Oracle General Ledger
6 54 (2.39%) Oracle Receivables
7 50 (2.22%) Oracle Applications
8 35 (1.55%) Oracle Financials
9 32 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
10 27 (1.20%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
11 25 (1.11%) Markit EDM
12 24 (1.06%) Oracle CRM
13 22 (0.98%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 21 (0.93%) Oracle Assets
15 19 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
15 19 (0.84%) BusinessWorks
16 18 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
16 18 (0.80%) Oracle iProcurement
16 18 (0.80%) Dynamics AX
16 18 (0.80%) Oracle Cash Management
Cloud Services
1 40 (1.77%) SaaS
2 38 (1.68%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (0.71%) PaaS
4 9 (0.40%) Office 365
5 8 (0.35%) Force.com
6 6 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (0.27%) Amazon AWS
6 6 (0.27%) IaaS
7 2 (0.089%) Amazon EMR
7 2 (0.089%) Rackspace Cloud
7 2 (0.089%) Amazon S3
8 1 (0.044%) Taleo
8 1 (0.044%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 58 (2.57%) LDAP
2 45 (1.99%) TCP/IP
3 40 (1.77%) Intranet
3 40 (1.77%) Internet
4 37 (1.64%) DNS
5 32 (1.42%) SSL
6 31 (1.37%) SAN
7 28 (1.24%) HTTPS
8 26 (1.15%) Firewall
9 22 (0.98%) Wireshark
10 18 (0.80%) DHCP
11 16 (0.71%) VPN
11 16 (0.71%) WAN
12 15 (0.66%) LAN
12 15 (0.66%) HTTP
13 8 (0.35%) FTP
13 8 (0.35%) Broadband
13 8 (0.35%) LTE
14 7 (0.31%) SMTP
14 7 (0.31%) 3G
Database & Business Intelligence
1 283 (12.54%) SQL Server
2 127 (5.63%) Oracle Reports
3 111 (4.92%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 96 (4.26%) Data Warehouse
5 82 (3.63%) Oracle Database
6 54 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
7 50 (2.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 49 (2.17%) SQL Server 2005
9 46 (2.04%) Relational Database
10 44 (1.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 44 (1.95%) MySQL
11 37 (1.64%) Oracle Database 11g
12 31 (1.37%) DB2
13 25 (1.11%) PowerCenter
14 24 (1.06%) Data Mart
15 23 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
15 23 (1.02%) Oracle BI EE
16 22 (0.98%) QlikView
17 20 (0.89%) SQL Server 2012
18 18 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 148 (6.56%) Visual Studio
2 95 (4.21%) Oracle Forms
3 62 (2.75%) Subversion
4 51 (2.26%) Team Foundation Server
5 50 (2.22%) Maven
6 39 (1.73%) Git (software)
7 34 (1.51%) Eclipse
8 32 (1.42%) JIRA
9 28 (1.24%) JDeveloper
9 28 (1.24%) ClearQuest
10 25 (1.11%) Jenkins
11 24 (1.06%) ClearCase
12 23 (1.02%) Toad
13 22 (0.98%) Oracle APEX
14 21 (0.93%) Selenium
14 21 (0.93%) JUnit
15 16 (0.71%) TeamCity
15 16 (0.71%) Cucumber
16 14 (0.62%) MSI
17 12 (0.53%) Ant
General
1 575 (25.49%) Finance
2 227 (10.06%) Banking
3 107 (4.74%) Investment Banking
4 100 (4.43%) Back Office
5 89 (3.95%) Front Office
6 78 (3.46%) Marketing
7 71 (3.15%) Retail
8 55 (2.44%) Telecoms
9 44 (1.95%) Legal
10 41 (1.82%) Publishing
11 39 (1.73%) Manufacturing
12 29 (1.29%) General Ledger
13 28 (1.24%) Advertising
14 24 (1.06%) Games
14 24 (1.06%) Billing
15 23 (1.02%) Pharmaceutical
16 21 (0.93%) Financial Institution
17 11 (0.49%) Retail Banking
18 10 (0.44%) German Language
19 9 (0.40%) French Language
Job Titles
1 689 (30.54%) Developer
2 559 (24.78%) Analyst
3 367 (16.27%) Business Analyst
4 237 (10.51%) Consultant
5 157 (6.96%) Architect
6 132 (5.85%) Project Manager
7 107 (4.74%) SharePoint Developer
8 105 (4.65%) .NET Developer
9 64 (2.84%) Senior Developer
9 64 (2.84%) Oracle Consultant
10 59 (2.62%) Java Developer
11 57 (2.53%) C# Developer
12 54 (2.39%) Administrator
13 52 (2.30%) Solutions Architect
14 45 (1.99%) CRM Developer
15 42 (1.86%) Technical Consultant
16 41 (1.82%) Oracle Developer
17 38 (1.68%) Support Analyst
18 37 (1.64%) ServiceNow Developer
19 35 (1.55%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 433 (19.19%) .NET
2 313 (13.87%) XML
3 274 (12.15%) HTML
4 242 (10.73%) Web Services
5 178 (7.89%) CSS
6 176 (7.80%) ASP.NET
7 111 (4.92%) WCF
8 105 (4.65%) WF
9 96 (4.26%) jQuery
10 80 (3.55%) .NET Framework
11 77 (3.41%) XSLT
12 69 (3.06%) HTML5
13 59 (2.62%) Spring
14 57 (2.53%) JSP
15 52 (2.30%) J2EE
15 52 (2.30%) Middleware
16 49 (2.17%) Ajax
17 43 (1.91%) SOAP
18 42 (1.86%) REST
19 41 (1.82%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 136 (6.03%) Management Information System
2 69 (3.06%) Computer Science
3 64 (2.84%) Derivative
4 45 (1.99%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 34 (1.51%) Mobile App
6 31 (1.37%) Mainframe
7 27 (1.20%) Fixed Income
8 26 (1.15%) CMDB
8 26 (1.15%) Credit Risk
8 26 (1.15%) Data Integration
9 25 (1.11%) Reference Data
10 24 (1.06%) Open Source
11 23 (1.02%) NHS
12 21 (0.93%) GIS
13 19 (0.84%) Client/Server
14 18 (0.80%) Taxonomies
14 18 (0.80%) Visualisation
15 17 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (0.75%) Statistics
16 16 (0.71%) Equities
Operating Systems
1 374 (16.58%) Windows
2 186 (8.24%) UNIX
3 168 (7.45%) Linux
4 88 (3.90%) Windows Server 2008
5 82 (3.63%) Windows Server 2003
6 41 (1.82%) Windows XP
7 36 (1.60%) CentOS
8 32 (1.42%) AIX
9 28 (1.24%) Ubuntu
10 25 (1.11%) Windows 2000
11 23 (1.02%) Windows 7
12 20 (0.89%) MVS
13 18 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 14 (0.62%) Solaris
15 7 (0.31%) Android
15 7 (0.31%) Windows 8
16 5 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
16 5 (0.22%) Apple iOS
17 4 (0.18%) Oracle Linux
17 4 (0.18%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 261 (11.57%) Agile Software Development
2 260 (11.52%) CRM
3 208 (9.22%) Migration
4 204 (9.04%) Project Management
5 190 (8.42%) Business Analysis
6 175 (7.76%) ITIL
7 140 (6.21%) Scrum
8 138 (6.12%) SOA
9 137 (6.07%) User Acceptance Testing
10 129 (5.72%) Data Modelling
11 120 (5.32%) TDD
11 120 (5.32%) Use Case
12 110 (4.88%) UML
13 109 (4.83%) Business Intelligence
14 106 (4.70%) Content Management
14 106 (4.70%) Stakeholder Management
15 104 (4.61%) Service Management
16 103 (4.57%) MVC
17 95 (4.21%) Workflow Management
18 88 (3.90%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 535 (23.71%) SQL
2 282 (12.50%) JavaScript
3 274 (12.15%) C#
4 226 (10.02%) Java
5 150 (6.65%) PL/SQL
6 82 (3.63%) T-SQL
7 81 (3.59%) PowerShell
8 66 (2.93%) Python
9 52 (2.30%) VB.NET
10 51 (2.26%) C++
11 36 (1.60%) Shell Script
12 34 (1.51%) Perl
13 28 (1.24%) C
14 26 (1.15%) PHP
14 26 (1.15%) ABAP
14 26 (1.15%) VBScript
15 25 (1.11%) Ruby
16 24 (1.06%) VBA
17 19 (0.84%) Scala
18 17 (0.75%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 238 (10.55%) Security Cleared
2 184 (8.16%) SC Cleared
3 148 (6.56%) Degree
4 65 (2.88%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (1.73%) DV Cleared
6 31 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
7 28 (1.24%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 26 (1.15%) ISTQB
8 26 (1.15%) MCITP
9 23 (1.02%) MCP
10 22 (0.98%) MCSE
11 16 (0.71%) ISEB
12 15 (0.66%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 13 (0.58%) MCTS
13 13 (0.58%) PMI Certification
14 11 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 11 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
15 10 (0.44%) PMP
16 9 (0.40%) HND
16 9 (0.40%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 112 (4.96%) QA
2 72 (3.19%) SLA
3 24 (1.06%) Data Quality
4 15 (0.66%) WCAG
5 7 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
6 4 (0.18%) EMIR
7 3 (0.13%) GPG13
7 3 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.089%) CRD IV
8 2 (0.089%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.089%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 2 (0.089%) MiFID
9 1 (0.044%) GCP
9 1 (0.044%) GxP
9 1 (0.044%) Basel III
9 1 (0.044%) HL7
9 1 (0.044%) CDISC
9 1 (0.044%) FATCA
System Software
1 69 (3.06%) Active Directory
2 38 (1.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 22 (0.98%) Hyper-V
3 22 (0.98%) Nmap
4 15 (0.66%) VMware Server
5 13 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (0.27%) Xen
6 6 (0.27%) XenApp
6 6 (0.27%) VMware ESX
7 3 (0.13%) ISA Server
7 3 (0.13%) NFS
7 3 (0.13%) vSphere
7 3 (0.13%) UAG
7 3 (0.13%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.13%) KVM
8 2 (0.089%) vCloud
8 2 (0.089%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.089%) XenServer
9 1 (0.044%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.044%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 42 (1.86%) HP Quality Center
2 34 (1.51%) SCCM
3 23 (1.02%) Puppet
4 22 (0.98%) Nessus
5 16 (0.71%) Tivoli
6 13 (0.58%) Oracle EDQ
7 12 (0.53%) SCVMM
7 12 (0.53%) Control-M
8 11 (0.49%) Nagios
9 8 (0.35%) TIBCO Hawk
9 8 (0.35%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 7 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 7 (0.31%) Cobbler
10 7 (0.31%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 7 (0.31%) Opsview
11 6 (0.27%) SCOM
11 6 (0.27%) Opscode Chef
12 5 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
13 4 (0.18%) SCOrch
14 3 (0.13%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 473 (20.97%) Microsoft
2 425 (18.84%) Oracle
3 110 (4.88%) SAP
4 98 (4.34%) HP
5 87 (3.86%) IBM
6 67 (2.97%) VMware
7 54 (2.39%) ServiceNow
8 46 (2.04%) Salesforce.com
9 45 (1.99%) BMC
10 43 (1.91%) JBoss
11 42 (1.86%) Siebel
12 41 (1.82%) Adobe
12 41 (1.82%) Remedy
13 35 (1.55%) Informatica
14 33 (1.46%) Splunk
15 29 (1.29%) Metastorm
16 28 (1.24%) Business Objects
17 25 (1.11%) TIBCO
18 24 (1.06%) ATG
18 24 (1.06%) Nintex
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