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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 88 90 96
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +6
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1163 1128 1134
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 2.09% 2.14% 1.96%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.81% 2.92% 2.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 663 608
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £259
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £575 £561
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 20 34
Average hourly rate £21.75 £19.33 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.51% -35.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.88 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.90 £85.50 £47.58
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £19.25 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+146.75% -35.83%

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
41340 38593 41072
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.29% 73.27% 70.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 25582 23715 23832
Average daily rate £410 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £370 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +2.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1138 1054 1464
Average hourly rate £23.00 £28.00 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £48.84 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -3.22%

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 28 August 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 28 August 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 28 August 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 -5 1028 £424 +5.93% 265
London -3 541 £450 +2.74% 117
South East +4 182 £375 - 65
City of London +5 128 £450 -2.17% 51
Scotland +17 97 £436 +2.64% 14
Yorkshire +34 66 £375 - 17
West Midlands +22 65 £280 -25.33% 13
West Yorkshire +34 63 £400 +6.66% 12
East of England -8 55 £400 +15.94% 20
Berkshire +3 54 £405 +8.00% 13
Surrey +12 40 £388 -3.12% 22
South West -46 37 £400 +1.26% 8
Leeds +23 36 £225 -25.00% 7
Birmingham +25 33 £200 -46.66% 8
Hampshire -20 29 £325 -13.33% 17
Edinburgh -5 27 £450 +2.27% 7
North West -28 26 £374 +24.50% 15
Stirling +9 23 £466 +9.70% 1
Glasgow -7 23 £450 +20.00% 4
East Midlands +4 22 £425 +24.08% 9
Reading -5 21 £300 -20.00% 4
Suffolk +3 18 £420 +10.52% 3
Midlands +19 17 £375 +15.38% 1
Warwickshire +1 15 £363 -3.33% 1
North East -8 15 £436 - 1
Manchester -20 15 £372 +24.00% 9
West Sussex +12 14 £281 -39.18% 3
Bristol -8 14 £425 +6.25% 2
Hertfordshire -8 14 £450 +136.84% 6
Newcastle upon Tyne -10 14 £436 -

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

1 556 (24.70%) Finance
2 522 (23.19%) SQL
3 481 (21.37%) Microsoft
4 431 (19.15%) Oracle
5 421 (18.70%) .NET
6 357 (15.86%) Windows
7 313 (13.90%) Oracle Workflow
8 298 (13.24%) SharePoint
9 278 (12.35%) JavaScript
10 273 (12.13%) SQL Server
11 272 (12.08%) HTML
12 271 (12.04%) C#
12 271 (12.04%) CRM
13 267 (11.86%) XML
14 265 (11.77%) Agile Software Development
15 238 (10.57%) MS Excel
16 233 (10.35%) Security Cleared
17 228 (10.13%) Web Services
18 217 (9.64%) Migration
19 209 (9.28%) Banking
20 202 (8.97%) Project Management
21 192 (8.53%) Business Analysis
22 186 (8.26%) UNIX
23 184 (8.17%) SC Cleared
24 183 (8.13%) Linux
25 178 (7.91%) Java
26 175 (7.77%) CSS
27 165 (7.33%) ASP.NET
28 148 (6.57%) ITIL
29 143 (6.35%) PL/SQL

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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
1 313 (13.90%) Oracle Workflow
2 298 (13.24%) SharePoint
3 112 (4.98%) SharePoint 2010
4 75 (3.33%) CMS
5 63 (2.80%) WebSphere
6 61 (2.71%) SharePoint 2013
7 50 (2.22%) FileNet
8 42 (1.87%) SharePoint Server
9 31 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
10 28 (1.24%) IIS
11 22 (0.98%) Apache
12 21 (0.93%) MS Exchange
13 19 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2010
14 18 (0.80%) WebLogic
15 15 (0.67%) IBM Notes
16 14 (0.62%) Documentum
16 14 (0.62%) TIBCO EMS
17 12 (0.53%) Adobe CQ
17 12 (0.53%) Confluence
18 11 (0.49%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 238 (10.57%) MS Excel
2 104 (4.62%) MS Office
3 92 (4.09%) MS Visio
4 64 (2.84%) MS PowerPoint
5 52 (2.31%) InfoPath
6 47 (2.09%) MS Project
7 22 (0.98%) Photoshop
8 14 (0.62%) Spreadsheet
9 8 (0.36%) OmniGraffle
9 8 (0.36%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.27%) PowerPivot
11 4 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
12 2 (0.089%) Adobe Captivate
12 2 (0.089%) Maya
13 1 (0.044%) Adobe After Effects
Business Applications
1 127 (5.64%) Dynamics CRM
2 117 (5.20%) Oracle EBS
3 93 (4.13%) Oracle EBS R12
4 72 (3.20%) Oracle Payables
5 63 (2.80%) Oracle Receivables
5 63 (2.80%) Oracle General Ledger
6 58 (2.58%) Oracle Applications
7 34 (1.51%) Oracle Financials
8 27 (1.20%) Oracle iProcurement
9 26 (1.16%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
9 26 (1.16%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 24 (1.07%) Oracle Assets
10 24 (1.07%) Remedy ITSM
10 24 (1.07%) Oracle CRM
11 22 (0.98%) Oracle Cash Management
11 22 (0.98%) Markit EDM
12 19 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
13 18 (0.80%) Oracle BPM
14 17 (0.76%) Remedy AR System
14 17 (0.76%) Oracle ERP
Cloud Services
1 42 (1.87%) Microsoft Azure
2 27 (1.20%) SaaS
3 19 (0.84%) PaaS
4 12 (0.53%) Office 365
5 11 (0.49%) Amazon AWS
6 10 (0.44%) Force.com
7 6 (0.27%) IaaS
7 6 (0.27%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.089%) Amazon EMR
8 2 (0.089%) Amazon S3
9 1 (0.044%) SuccessFactors
9 1 (0.044%) Heroku
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.09%) LDAP
1 47 (2.09%) TCP/IP
2 42 (1.87%) Internet
3 34 (1.51%) Firewall
4 33 (1.47%) Intranet
5 29 (1.29%) SAN
6 28 (1.24%) SSL
6 28 (1.24%) DNS
7 24 (1.07%) HTTPS
8 20 (0.89%) Wireshark
9 18 (0.80%) WAN
10 17 (0.76%) LAN
11 14 (0.62%) VPN
12 13 (0.58%) DHCP
13 12 (0.53%) HTTP
14 11 (0.49%) DMZ
15 9 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
15 9 (0.40%) Network Security
16 7 (0.31%) FTP
16 7 (0.31%) Broadband
Database & Business Intelligence
1 273 (12.13%) SQL Server
2 113 (5.02%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 109 (4.84%) Oracle Reports
4 88 (3.91%) Data Warehouse
4 88 (3.91%) Oracle Database
5 50 (2.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
6 49 (2.18%) SQL Server 2008
7 47 (2.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 43 (1.91%) MySQL
9 42 (1.87%) SQL Server 2005
10 41 (1.82%) DB2
10 41 (1.82%) Relational Database
11 40 (1.78%) Oracle Database 11g
12 25 (1.11%) PowerCenter
13 22 (0.98%) Data Mart
14 21 (0.93%) Siebel EIM
15 20 (0.89%) QlikView
15 20 (0.89%) Oracle BI EE
16 19 (0.84%) EDRMS
17 18 (0.80%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 130 (5.78%) Visual Studio
2 80 (3.55%) Oracle Forms
3 52 (2.31%) Subversion
3 52 (2.31%) Team Foundation Server
4 42 (1.87%) Git (software)
5 37 (1.64%) ClearQuest
6 32 (1.42%) ClearCase
6 32 (1.42%) JIRA
7 30 (1.33%) Maven
8 27 (1.20%) Eclipse
9 21 (0.93%) Selenium
10 17 (0.76%) Jenkins
11 15 (0.67%) Toad
12 13 (0.58%) MSI
12 13 (0.58%) Oracle APEX
12 13 (0.58%) TeamCity
13 12 (0.53%) JDeveloper
13 12 (0.53%) JUnit
14 11 (0.49%) Axure RP
15 9 (0.40%) SoapUI
General
1 556 (24.70%) Finance
2 209 (9.28%) Banking
3 101 (4.49%) Back Office
4 96 (4.26%) Investment Banking
5 89 (3.95%) Marketing
6 82 (3.64%) Front Office
7 78 (3.47%) Retail
8 52 (2.31%) Publishing
9 49 (2.18%) Telecoms
10 45 (2.00%) Legal
11 43 (1.91%) Manufacturing
12 38 (1.69%) General Ledger
13 31 (1.38%) Advertising
14 25 (1.11%) Financial Institution
15 22 (0.98%) Games
16 20 (0.89%) Billing
16 20 (0.89%) Pharmaceutical
17 10 (0.44%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.44%) French Language
18 9 (0.40%) Law
Job Titles
1 668 (29.68%) Developer
2 566 (25.14%) Analyst
3 383 (17.01%) Business Analyst
4 249 (11.06%) Consultant
5 149 (6.62%) Architect
6 126 (5.60%) Project Manager
7 104 (4.62%) SharePoint Developer
8 92 (4.09%) .NET Developer
9 72 (3.20%) Oracle Consultant
10 62 (2.75%) CRM Developer
11 59 (2.62%) Senior Developer
12 58 (2.58%) Administrator
13 56 (2.49%) C# Developer
14 54 (2.40%) Java Developer
15 50 (2.22%) Solutions Architect
16 44 (1.95%) Technical Consultant
17 41 (1.82%) Support Analyst
17 41 (1.82%) SAP Consultant
18 40 (1.78%) Oracle Developer
19 38 (1.69%) Oracle Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 421 (18.70%) .NET
2 272 (12.08%) HTML
3 267 (11.86%) XML
4 228 (10.13%) Web Services
5 175 (7.77%) CSS
6 165 (7.33%) ASP.NET
7 122 (5.42%) WCF
8 101 (4.49%) jQuery
9 93 (4.13%) WF
10 81 (3.60%) HTML5
11 76 (3.38%) .NET Framework
12 62 (2.75%) Middleware
13 56 (2.49%) XSLT
14 53 (2.35%) J2EE
14 53 (2.35%) JSP
15 48 (2.13%) REST
16 47 (2.09%) SOAP
17 45 (2.00%) Ajax
18 39 (1.73%) Spring
18 39 (1.73%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 137 (6.09%) Management Information System
2 66 (2.93%) Computer Science
3 58 (2.58%) Derivative
4 44 (1.95%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 39 (1.73%) Mainframe
6 38 (1.69%) Mobile App
7 28 (1.24%) Fixed Income
8 25 (1.11%) NHS
8 25 (1.11%) Credit Risk
9 24 (1.07%) Open Source
10 23 (1.02%) Reference Data
11 22 (0.98%) Data Integration
12 21 (0.93%) Visualisation
13 20 (0.89%) Statistics
14 19 (0.84%) GIS
15 18 (0.80%) Interest Rate Derivative
16 15 (0.67%) Equities
16 15 (0.67%) CMDB
16 15 (0.67%) Online Games
16 15 (0.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 357 (15.86%) Windows
2 186 (8.26%) UNIX
3 183 (8.13%) Linux
4 84 (3.73%) Windows Server 2008
5 78 (3.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 46 (2.04%) CentOS
7 40 (1.78%) AIX
8 38 (1.69%) Windows XP
9 31 (1.38%) Ubuntu
10 23 (1.02%) Windows 2000
11 21 (0.93%) MVS
11 21 (0.93%) Windows 7
12 17 (0.76%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 16 (0.71%) Solaris
14 10 (0.44%) HPUX
15 7 (0.31%) Android
15 7 (0.31%) Windows 8
16 6 (0.27%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.22%) Windows Server 2012
17 5 (0.22%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 271 (12.04%) CRM
2 265 (11.77%) Agile Software Development
3 217 (9.64%) Migration
4 202 (8.97%) Project Management
5 192 (8.53%) Business Analysis
6 148 (6.57%) ITIL
7 142 (6.31%) User Acceptance Testing
8 133 (5.91%) Scrum
9 126 (5.60%) Data Modelling
10 121 (5.38%) Use Case
11 115 (5.11%) SOA
11 115 (5.11%) TDD
12 112 (4.98%) Stakeholder Management
13 107 (4.75%) Business Intelligence
14 106 (4.71%) UML
15 103 (4.58%) MVC
16 100 (4.44%) Content Management
16 100 (4.44%) Service Management
17 94 (4.18%) Workflow Management
18 87 (3.86%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 522 (23.19%) SQL
2 278 (12.35%) JavaScript
3 271 (12.04%) C#
4 178 (7.91%) Java
5 143 (6.35%) PL/SQL
6 87 (3.86%) T-SQL
7 61 (2.71%) Python
8 60 (2.67%) PowerShell
9 48 (2.13%) C++
10 36 (1.60%) VB.NET
11 34 (1.51%) Shell Script
12 31 (1.38%) PHP
13 30 (1.33%) C
14 26 (1.16%) VBScript
15 24 (1.07%) Perl
16 23 (1.02%) ABAP
16 23 (1.02%) VBA
17 19 (0.84%) Ruby
17 19 (0.84%) Apex Code
18 17 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 233 (10.35%) Security Cleared
2 184 (8.17%) SC Cleared
3 143 (6.35%) Degree
4 66 (2.93%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (1.33%) DV Cleared
6 29 (1.29%) MCITP
7 28 (1.24%) ITIL Certification
8 24 (1.07%) ISTQB
9 21 (0.93%) MCSE
9 21 (0.93%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 20 (0.89%) MCP
11 16 (0.71%) ISEB
12 15 (0.67%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 14 (0.62%) PMI Certification
14 12 (0.53%) CISSP
15 11 (0.49%) PMP
16 10 (0.44%) Cisco Certification
16 10 (0.44%) CCNA
16 10 (0.44%) CTC Cleared
16 10 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 118 (5.24%) QA
2 74 (3.29%) SLA
3 17 (0.76%) Data Quality
4 13 (0.58%) WCAG
5 8 (0.36%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 4 (0.18%) GPG13
6 4 (0.18%) EMIR
6 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.13%) Dodd-Frank
8 2 (0.089%) PCI DSS
8 2 (0.089%) CRD IV
9 1 (0.044%) Basel III
9 1 (0.044%) Solvency II
9 1 (0.044%) GCP
9 1 (0.044%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 1 (0.044%) MiFID
9 1 (0.044%) CDISC
System Software
1 61 (2.71%) Active Directory
2 39 (1.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 20 (0.89%) Nmap
4 15 (0.67%) Hyper-V
4 15 (0.67%) VMware Server
5 12 (0.53%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (0.31%) VMware ESX
7 6 (0.27%) Xen
8 5 (0.22%) XenApp
9 4 (0.18%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (0.13%) vCloud
10 3 (0.13%) KVM
10 3 (0.13%) ISA Server
10 3 (0.13%) vSphere
11 2 (0.089%) HDFS
11 2 (0.089%) NFS
11 2 (0.089%) MetaFrame
11 2 (0.089%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.089%) XenServer
12 1 (0.044%) Veritas Cluster Server
Systems Management
1 34 (1.51%) HP Quality Center
2 33 (1.47%) SCCM
3 30 (1.33%) Puppet
4 24 (1.07%) Nagios
5 20 (0.89%) Nessus
6 18 (0.80%) Tivoli
7 13 (0.58%) Control-M
8 9 (0.40%) SCVMM
8 9 (0.40%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 8 (0.36%) TIBCO Hawk
9 8 (0.36%) Opscode Chef
10 7 (0.31%) Oracle EDQ
10 7 (0.31%) Opsview
10 7 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 7 (0.31%) Cobbler
11 6 (0.27%) Ansible
12 5 (0.22%) Salt
12 5 (0.22%) SCOM
13 4 (0.18%) Tivoli Identity Manager
14 3 (0.13%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 481 (21.37%) Microsoft
2 431 (19.15%) Oracle
3 106 (4.71%) SAP
4 102 (4.53%) IBM
5 96 (4.26%) HP
6 68 (3.02%) VMware
7 54 (2.40%) Salesforce.com
8 45 (2.00%) Adobe
9 43 (1.91%) Splunk
10 42 (1.87%) Siebel
11 39 (1.73%) Business Objects
12 38 (1.69%) Informatica
13 36 (1.60%) JBoss
14 35 (1.55%) Remedy
15 34 (1.51%) ServiceNow
16 32 (1.42%) Nintex
17 30 (1.33%) Red Hat
18 29 (1.29%) BMC
19 25 (1.11%) TIBCO
20 24 (1.07%) Metastorm
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