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 6 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workflow
Rank 110 91 96
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +5
Contract jobs citing Workflow 956 1029 912
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.88% 2.08% 2.04%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.47% 2.78% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 576 632 515
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -3.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 11 23
Average hourly rate £30.00 £16.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% -28.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £8.63 £12.18
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.57 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £28.75
% change year-on-year
+100.00% -47.82%

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
38766 37025 32628
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.08% 75.02% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 24251 22404 19497
Average daily rate £420 £401 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.86% +0.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £567 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1039 1079 1146
Average hourly rate £28.50 £27.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.31 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.50 £52.30 £49.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -11.29%

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 6 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 6 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 6 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 -13 871 £425 +6.25% 283
London -4 456 £456 +1.38% 109
South East -48 133 £425 +13.33% 54
City of London -15 90 £473 +5.00% 46
Yorkshire +10 53 £309 -17.66% 22
Hampshire -10 47 £405 +13.28% 11
West Midlands -9 46 £334 -1.83% 24
Berkshire +8 44 £385 -4.64% 10
South West -16 44 £483 +28.66% 15
West Yorkshire +1 41 £270 -28.47% 17
Scotland -40 41 £420 +7.69% 6
East Midlands +7 40 £300 +361.53% 9
East of England +24 36 £425 +8.97% 18
North West -19 36 £350 +0.07% 28
Leeds -16 23 £240 -36.42% 13
Wales +10 20 £388 +37.77%
Northamptonshire +1 19 £385 -18.94% 3
Reading +6 17 £400 +15.52% 2
South Wales +11 16 £400 +42.22%
Birmingham -9 16 £315 +75.00% 3
Cambridgeshire +8 15 £425 +21.42% 9
Northampton -2 15 £385 -18.94% 1
North East +19 14 £390 +107.77% 1
Stirling 0 14 £425 +63.46% 1
Edinburgh -36 14 £375 -5.06% 3
Buckinghamshire -18 13 £500 +21.21% 4
Somerset -3 12 £675 +92.85% 2
Manchester -9 12 £388 - 16
Surrey -42 12 £425 +13.33% 16
Bracknell +17 11 £385 +2.66% 5

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 6 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.

1 579 (28.44%) Finance
2 470 (23.08%) SQL
3 436 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
4 356 (17.49%) Oracle
5 337 (16.55%) Microsoft
6 285 (14.00%) JavaScript
7 284 (13.95%) .NET
8 264 (12.97%) HTML
8 264 (12.97%) Banking
9 262 (12.87%) Oracle Workflow
10 248 (12.18%) SQL Server
11 246 (12.08%) Java
12 227 (11.15%) Security Cleared
13 225 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
13 225 (11.05%) XML
14 224 (11.00%) C#
15 223 (10.95%) Windows
16 216 (10.61%) Web Services
17 204 (10.02%) Project Management
18 203 (9.97%) CRM
19 193 (9.48%) MS Excel
20 189 (9.28%) Business Analysis
21 186 (9.14%) SharePoint
22 184 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
23 179 (8.79%) CSS
24 164 (8.06%) Migration
24 164 (8.06%) SC Cleared
25 156 (7.66%) PL/SQL
26 152 (7.47%) SAP
26 152 (7.47%) ITIL

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 6 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
1 262 (12.87%) Oracle Workflow
2 186 (9.14%) SharePoint
3 83 (4.08%) CMS
4 61 (3.00%) SharePoint 2010
5 50 (2.46%) IIS
6 47 (2.31%) FileNet
7 46 (2.26%) WebSphere
8 43 (2.11%) SharePoint 2013
9 36 (1.77%) Tomcat
10 34 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
11 31 (1.52%) Apache
12 25 (1.23%) JBoss
13 21 (1.03%) Confluence
14 20 (0.98%) WebLogic
14 20 (0.98%) MS Exchange
15 19 (0.93%) Documentum
16 18 (0.88%) SharePoint Server
17 15 (0.74%) K2 blackpearl
18 13 (0.64%) Alfresco
19 12 (0.59%) SAS
Applications
1 193 (9.48%) MS Excel
2 104 (5.11%) MS Office
3 80 (3.93%) MS Visio
4 49 (2.41%) MS PowerPoint
5 41 (2.01%) MS Project
6 30 (1.47%) InfoPath
7 21 (1.03%) Photoshop
8 17 (0.83%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.39%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.25%) InDesign
10 5 (0.25%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 5 (0.25%) Final Cut Pro
10 5 (0.25%) Mingle
11 3 (0.15%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.15%) DOC1
12 1 (0.049%) OmniGraffle
12 1 (0.049%) SPSS
12 1 (0.049%) Acrobat
12 1 (0.049%) Fireworks
12 1 (0.049%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 117 (5.75%) Oracle EBS
2 97 (4.76%) Oracle EBS R12
3 88 (4.32%) Oracle Applications
4 62 (3.05%) Dynamics CRM
5 38 (1.87%) Oracle General Ledger
6 29 (1.42%) Oracle Receivables
7 28 (1.38%) Oracle Payables
7 28 (1.38%) Oracle Financials
8 17 (0.83%) Remedy ITSM
9 16 (0.79%) Dynamics AX
10 15 (0.74%) Oracle iProcurement
11 14 (0.69%) SAP IS-U
11 14 (0.69%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 12 (0.59%) Oracle 11i
12 12 (0.59%) Agresso
12 12 (0.59%) SAP FI
12 12 (0.59%) SAP FI/CO
12 12 (0.59%) SAP CO
13 11 (0.54%) SAP SRM
14 9 (0.44%) Remedy AR System
Cloud Services
1 21 (1.03%) SaaS
2 15 (0.74%) Office 365
3 13 (0.64%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (0.25%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (0.25%) Force.com
5 4 (0.20%) IBM Blueworks
5 4 (0.20%) IaaS
5 4 (0.20%) PaaS
6 1 (0.049%) Heroku
6 1 (0.049%) Trello
6 1 (0.049%) Taleo
6 1 (0.049%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.31%) Firewall
2 36 (1.77%) LDAP
3 33 (1.62%) Internet
4 26 (1.28%) SSL
4 26 (1.28%) TCP/IP
5 25 (1.23%) SAN
6 23 (1.13%) Intranet
7 21 (1.03%) HTTP
8 18 (0.88%) WAN
9 17 (0.83%) DNS
10 16 (0.79%) LAN
11 15 (0.74%) HTTPS
12 14 (0.69%) VPN
12 14 (0.69%) NAS
13 11 (0.54%) Extranet
14 10 (0.49%) Fibre Channel
15 9 (0.44%) VLAN
15 9 (0.44%) Wireshark
15 9 (0.44%) MPLS
16 8 (0.39%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 248 (12.18%) SQL Server
2 131 (6.43%) Oracle Reports
3 89 (4.37%) Relational Database
4 80 (3.93%) Oracle Database
5 75 (3.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 74 (3.63%) Data Warehouse
7 57 (2.80%) Oracle Database 11g
8 55 (2.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 55 (2.70%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 53 (2.60%) SQL Server 2008
10 39 (1.92%) MySQL
11 34 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
12 32 (1.57%) SQL Server 2005
13 27 (1.33%) Oracle Discoverer
14 26 (1.28%) Data Mining
15 25 (1.23%) RDBMS
16 23 (1.13%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 22 (1.08%) SQL Server 2012
17 22 (1.08%) Siebel EIM
18 21 (1.03%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 91 (4.47%) Oracle Forms
2 73 (3.59%) JIRA
3 67 (3.29%) Visual Studio
4 65 (3.19%) Team Foundation Server
5 42 (2.06%) Git (software)
6 40 (1.96%) Subversion
7 37 (1.82%) Jenkins
8 25 (1.23%) Maven
8 25 (1.23%) Eclipse
9 21 (1.03%) JUnit
10 19 (0.93%) Oracle APEX
11 14 (0.69%) Selenium
11 14 (0.69%) JDeveloper
11 14 (0.69%) QuickTest Pro
12 13 (0.64%) Toad
13 12 (0.59%) ClearCase
13 12 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
13 12 (0.59%) NUnit
14 11 (0.54%) ClearQuest
14 11 (0.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 579 (28.44%) Finance
2 264 (12.97%) Banking
3 88 (4.32%) Investment Banking
4 76 (3.73%) Publishing
5 72 (3.54%) Back Office
6 69 (3.39%) Retail
7 58 (2.85%) Front Office
8 45 (2.21%) Marketing
9 44 (2.16%) Telecoms
9 44 (2.16%) Legal
10 31 (1.52%) General Ledger
11 28 (1.38%) Manufacturing
12 22 (1.08%) Billing
13 20 (0.98%) Financial Institution
14 17 (0.83%) Retail Banking
15 14 (0.69%) Local Government
15 14 (0.69%) Advertising
16 12 (0.59%) Law
17 11 (0.54%) Games
18 9 (0.44%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 586 (28.78%) Developer
2 516 (25.34%) Analyst
3 331 (16.26%) Business Analyst
4 241 (11.84%) Consultant
5 150 (7.37%) Architect
6 91 (4.47%) Project Manager
7 81 (3.98%) Java Developer
8 80 (3.93%) Senior Developer
9 74 (3.63%) Oracle Developer
10 68 (3.34%) SAP Consultant
10 68 (3.34%) Solutions Architect
11 63 (3.09%) SharePoint Developer
12 62 (3.05%) Administrator
13 59 (2.90%) .NET Developer
14 50 (2.46%) Oracle Consultant
15 37 (1.82%) C# Developer
15 37 (1.82%) Senior Analyst
16 33 (1.62%) CRM Developer
17 29 (1.42%) Data Analyst
18 28 (1.38%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 284 (13.95%) .NET
2 264 (12.97%) HTML
3 225 (11.05%) XML
4 216 (10.61%) Web Services
5 179 (8.79%) CSS
6 125 (6.14%) ASP.NET
7 103 (5.06%) jQuery
8 92 (4.52%) HTML5
9 75 (3.68%) WCF
10 73 (3.59%) REST
10 73 (3.59%) .NET Framework
11 69 (3.39%) Ajax
12 66 (3.24%) Spring
13 58 (2.85%) SOAP
14 55 (2.70%) Hibernate
15 45 (2.21%) JSON
16 43 (2.11%) J2EE
16 43 (2.11%) CSS3
17 39 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
17 39 (1.92%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 225 (11.05%) Analytical Skills
2 78 (3.83%) Derivative
3 77 (3.78%) Management Information System
4 74 (3.63%) User Experience
5 52 (2.55%) Computer Science
6 48 (2.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 40 (1.96%) NHS
8 35 (1.72%) Equity Derivative
9 33 (1.62%) Fixed Income
10 27 (1.33%) Open Source
11 25 (1.23%) Visualisation
12 22 (1.08%) Reference Data
13 21 (1.03%) GIS
14 18 (0.88%) Equities
15 16 (0.79%) Data Integration
15 16 (0.79%) Mobile App
16 15 (0.74%) Smartcard
17 14 (0.69%) PKI
17 14 (0.69%) Credit Derivative
18 13 (0.64%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 223 (10.95%) Windows
2 113 (5.55%) UNIX
3 104 (5.11%) Linux
4 50 (2.46%) Windows Server 2008
5 45 (2.21%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (1.82%) CentOS
7 24 (1.18%) Ubuntu
8 20 (0.98%) Windows XP
9 15 (0.74%) Android
9 15 (0.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 14 (0.69%) Apple iOS
11 12 (0.59%) Windows Server 2012
11 12 (0.59%) Solaris
12 11 (0.54%) Windows 2000
13 10 (0.49%) Windows 7
14 6 (0.29%) Mac OS X
15 5 (0.25%) Debian
15 5 (0.25%) Mac OS X Server
16 4 (0.20%) Oracle Linux
17 3 (0.15%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 436 (21.41%) Agile Software Development
2 204 (10.02%) Project Management
3 203 (9.97%) CRM
4 189 (9.28%) Business Analysis
5 184 (9.04%) Business Intelligence
6 164 (8.06%) Migration
7 152 (7.47%) ITIL
8 116 (5.70%) Scrum
9 101 (4.96%) Data Modelling
10 95 (4.67%) User Acceptance Testing
11 93 (4.57%) Service Management
12 91 (4.47%) Change Management
12 91 (4.47%) Analytics
13 90 (4.42%) SOA
14 86 (4.22%) Stakeholder Management
15 85 (4.17%) Workflow Management
16 84 (4.13%) MVC
17 80 (3.93%) PRINCE2
18 79 (3.88%) TDD
18 79 (3.88%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 470 (23.08%) SQL
2 285 (14.00%) JavaScript
3 246 (12.08%) Java
4 224 (11.00%) C#
5 156 (7.66%) PL/SQL
6 61 (3.00%) Python
7 52 (2.55%) T-SQL
7 52 (2.55%) PowerShell
8 50 (2.46%) ABAP
9 48 (2.36%) Shell Script
10 37 (1.82%) VB
11 33 (1.62%) Perl
12 30 (1.47%) PHP
13 29 (1.42%) C++
13 29 (1.42%) C
14 28 (1.38%) VB.NET
15 21 (1.03%) VBA
16 19 (0.93%) Ruby
17 17 (0.83%) Apex Code
18 15 (0.74%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 227 (11.15%) Security Cleared
2 164 (8.06%) SC Cleared
3 118 (5.80%) Degree
4 44 (2.16%) ISEB
5 42 (2.06%) DV Cleared
6 40 (1.96%) VCP4
7 28 (1.38%) Microsoft Certification
8 23 (1.13%) ITIL Certification
9 16 (0.79%) CCNA
9 16 (0.79%) Cisco Certification
9 16 (0.79%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 14 (0.69%) MCSE
11 12 (0.59%) PMP
11 12 (0.59%) PMI Certification
11 12 (0.59%) ISTQB
12 11 (0.54%) PRINCE2 Certification
13 10 (0.49%) Siebel Certification
14 7 (0.34%) HND
14 7 (0.34%) ACCA
15 6 (0.29%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (5.26%) QA
2 41 (2.01%) SLA
3 21 (1.03%) EMIR
4 14 (0.69%) Dodd-Frank
4 14 (0.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 10 (0.49%) ISO 9000
6 8 (0.39%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.29%) Data Quality
8 5 (0.25%) MiFID
9 4 (0.20%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.15%) Solvency II
10 3 (0.15%) DICOM
10 3 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 3 (0.15%) GCP
11 2 (0.098%) ISO 9001
11 2 (0.098%) HL7
11 2 (0.098%) Basel III
11 2 (0.098%) FATCA
12 1 (0.049%) P3O
12 1 (0.049%) JSP 440
System Software
1 55 (2.70%) Active Directory
2 25 (1.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 11 (0.54%) Hyper-V
4 9 (0.44%) vSphere
5 8 (0.39%) Nmap
5 8 (0.39%) VMware ESXi
6 6 (0.29%) VMware ESX
7 5 (0.25%) NFS
7 5 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (0.25%) Xen
7 5 (0.25%) Apache Flume
7 5 (0.25%) VMware Server
8 4 (0.20%) HDFS
8 4 (0.20%) VirtualBox
8 4 (0.20%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 4 (0.20%) XenApp
9 3 (0.15%) Oracle RAC
9 3 (0.15%) MetaFrame
10 2 (0.098%) Firmware
10 2 (0.098%) UAG
Systems Management
1 35 (1.72%) HP Quality Center
2 27 (1.33%) Puppet
3 15 (0.74%) SCCM
4 14 (0.69%) Opscode Chef
5 10 (0.49%) Tivoli
6 8 (0.39%) Nessus
6 8 (0.39%) Nagios
7 7 (0.34%) Control-M
7 7 (0.34%) OpenIDM
8 6 (0.29%) SCOM
8 6 (0.29%) NetBackup
8 6 (0.29%) HP SiteScope
9 5 (0.25%) Cobbler
9 5 (0.25%) CA Spectrum
9 5 (0.25%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (0.25%) ITRS Geneos
9 5 (0.25%) SCOrch
10 4 (0.20%) Ansible
10 4 (0.20%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (0.20%) Oozie
Vendors
1 356 (17.49%) Oracle
2 337 (16.55%) Microsoft
3 152 (7.47%) SAP
4 75 (3.68%) HP
5 58 (2.85%) IBM
6 50 (2.46%) Salesforce.com
7 49 (2.41%) VMware
8 44 (2.16%) Adobe
9 42 (2.06%) Cisco
10 41 (2.01%) Siebel
11 39 (1.92%) ServiceNow
12 38 (1.87%) Remedy
13 34 (1.67%) Red Hat
14 26 (1.28%) Nintex
15 25 (1.23%) Murex
16 24 (1.18%) Splunk
17 23 (1.13%) Pega
17 23 (1.13%) BMC
18 21 (1.03%) Sybase
19 20 (0.98%) Citrix
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