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 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workflow
Rank 115 87 92
Rank change year-on-year
-28 +5
Contract jobs citing Workflow 920 1063 956
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.81% 2.18% 2.14%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 2.94% 2.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 570 647 511
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £584 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £375 £364
% change year-on-year
+4.80% +3.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 37
Average hourly rate £30.00 £15.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -33.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £8.63 £14.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £57.50 £34.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £13.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+122.22% -55.00%

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
38160 36205 32086
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 75.24% 74.33% 71.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 24546 22063 19027
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £273 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+5.40% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 993 1129 1306
Average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.50 £27.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
-7.27% -12.69%

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 23 January 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 23 January 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 23 January 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 -28 827 £413 +3.12% 275
London -28 413 £450 +5.88% 129
South East -53 116 £425 +13.33% 43
City of London -33 94 £438 -2.77% 38
Yorkshire +8 63 £330 -12.00% 13
North West +9 57 £325 -7.07% 24
West Yorkshire +15 52 £330 -12.00% 10
Scotland -22 51 £416 +4.06% 8
South West -10 49 £425 +13.33% 18
East of England +22 46 £425 +8.97% 22
West Midlands 0 46 £325 -7.14% 13
Hampshire -35 35 £380 +3.68% 11
Leeds -6 28 £288 -17.85% 9
Edinburgh -29 25 £325 -18.75% 2
Cheshire +21 24 £350 -17.64% 5
Essex +17 23 £425 -10.52% 1
Wales +3 23 £425 +25.00% 4
Berkshire -9 22 £375 +6.76% 12
South Wales +2 19 £425 +25.00% 4
Birmingham 0 17 £325 +8.33% 4
East Midlands -15 17 £295 +88.49% 9
Surrey -19 16 £438 +20.68% 10
Cambridgeshire -4 14 £425 +21.42% 7
Manchester -11 14 £350 +0.14% 11
Somerset -1 13 £675 +91.48% 5
Buckinghamshire -12 13 £500 -9.18% 4
Bradford +7 12 £325 -13.33%
Oxfordshire -10 12 £435 +58.18% 2
Reading +7 11 £350 +16.66% 6
Gloucestershire -8 11 £350 -

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 568 (27.27%) Finance
2 479 (23.00%) SQL
3 447 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
4 390 (18.72%) Microsoft
5 361 (17.33%) Oracle
6 312 (14.98%) .NET
7 275 (13.20%) HTML
8 267 (12.82%) JavaScript
9 264 (12.67%) Oracle Workflow
10 250 (12.00%) Banking
11 249 (11.95%) SQL Server
12 237 (11.38%) SharePoint
13 234 (11.23%) Windows
14 233 (11.19%) C#
15 226 (10.85%) Security Cleared
16 219 (10.51%) XML
17 218 (10.47%) CRM
18 213 (10.23%) Web Services
19 211 (10.13%) MS Excel
20 209 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
21 208 (9.99%) Java
22 198 (9.51%) Project Management
23 186 (8.93%) CSS
24 177 (8.50%) Business Analysis
25 174 (8.35%) Migration
26 170 (8.16%) SC Cleared
27 164 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
28 141 (6.77%) SAP
29 139 (6.67%) Linux
30 136 (6.53%) ASP.NET

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 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
1 264 (12.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 237 (11.38%) SharePoint
3 85 (4.08%) CMS
4 76 (3.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 56 (2.69%) WebSphere
6 53 (2.54%) SharePoint 2013
7 47 (2.26%) FileNet
8 45 (2.16%) IIS
9 31 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
10 29 (1.39%) Apache
11 28 (1.34%) JBoss
12 27 (1.30%) Tomcat
13 25 (1.20%) SharePoint Server
14 21 (1.01%) WebLogic
15 19 (0.91%) MS Exchange
16 16 (0.77%) Documentum
16 16 (0.77%) Confluence
17 13 (0.62%) Alfresco
18 11 (0.53%) SAS
18 11 (0.53%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 211 (10.13%) MS Excel
2 104 (4.99%) MS Office
3 74 (3.55%) MS Visio
4 51 (2.45%) MS PowerPoint
5 42 (2.02%) MS Project
6 32 (1.54%) InfoPath
7 29 (1.39%) Photoshop
8 19 (0.91%) Spreadsheet
9 10 (0.48%) Adobe Illustrator
10 9 (0.43%) Final Cut Pro
11 5 (0.24%) Mingle
11 5 (0.24%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.19%) InDesign
13 3 (0.14%) DOC1
14 2 (0.096%) PowerPivot
14 2 (0.096%) OmniGraffle
14 2 (0.096%) Maya
15 1 (0.048%) 3ds Max
15 1 (0.048%) SPSS
15 1 (0.048%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 104 (4.99%) Oracle EBS
2 95 (4.56%) Oracle EBS R12
3 81 (3.89%) Dynamics CRM
4 71 (3.41%) Oracle Applications
5 32 (1.54%) Oracle General Ledger
6 31 (1.49%) Oracle Receivables
7 27 (1.30%) Oracle Payables
8 25 (1.20%) Oracle iProcurement
9 21 (1.01%) Oracle Financials
10 17 (0.82%) Remedy ITSM
11 16 (0.77%) SAP IS-U
11 16 (0.77%) Dynamics AX
11 16 (0.77%) Oracle Internet Expenses
12 15 (0.72%) SAP SRM
13 13 (0.62%) Oracle HRMS
14 12 (0.58%) Remedy AR System
14 12 (0.58%) Oracle Cash Management
15 11 (0.53%) Markit EDM
16 10 (0.48%) Oracle 11i
16 10 (0.48%) Agresso
Cloud Services
1 23 (1.10%) Office 365
2 21 (1.01%) SaaS
3 19 (0.91%) Microsoft Azure
4 9 (0.43%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (0.34%) PaaS
6 6 (0.29%) Force.com
7 4 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
8 3 (0.14%) IaaS
9 2 (0.096%) IBM Blueworks
10 1 (0.048%) Google Cloud Platform
10 1 (0.048%) SuccessFactors
10 1 (0.048%) Heroku
10 1 (0.048%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 46 (2.21%) Firewall
2 42 (2.02%) TCP/IP
3 36 (1.73%) Internet
4 31 (1.49%) LDAP
5 26 (1.25%) WAN
5 26 (1.25%) Intranet
6 24 (1.15%) LAN
7 22 (1.06%) SSL
8 21 (1.01%) SAN
9 18 (0.86%) HTTPS
10 17 (0.82%) HTTP
11 15 (0.72%) Network Security
12 14 (0.67%) MPLS
13 13 (0.62%) Extranet
13 13 (0.62%) VPN
14 12 (0.58%) DNS
14 12 (0.58%) DMZ
14 12 (0.58%) Wireshark
15 11 (0.53%) NAS
16 10 (0.48%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 249 (11.95%) SQL Server
2 99 (4.75%) Oracle Reports
3 83 (3.98%) Oracle Database
4 78 (3.74%) Relational Database
5 76 (3.65%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 66 (3.17%) Data Warehouse
7 63 (3.02%) Oracle Database 11g
8 62 (2.98%) Oracle BI Publisher
9 61 (2.93%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 51 (2.45%) SQL Server 2008
11 38 (1.82%) MySQL
12 35 (1.68%) Oracle BI EE
13 31 (1.49%) SQL Server 2005
14 26 (1.25%) Siebel EIM
15 24 (1.15%) Data Mining
16 23 (1.10%) SQL Server 2012
17 22 (1.06%) RDBMS
17 22 (1.06%) DB2
17 22 (1.06%) PostgreSQL
18 21 (1.01%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 76 (3.65%) Visual Studio
2 67 (3.22%) Team Foundation Server
3 63 (3.02%) JIRA
4 59 (2.83%) Oracle Forms
5 47 (2.26%) Git (software)
6 37 (1.78%) Subversion
7 36 (1.73%) Jenkins
8 27 (1.30%) Maven
9 23 (1.10%) Oracle APEX
9 23 (1.10%) JUnit
10 22 (1.06%) Selenium
11 20 (0.96%) ClearCase
11 20 (0.96%) ClearQuest
12 19 (0.91%) Eclipse
12 19 (0.91%) Toad
13 16 (0.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
14 15 (0.72%) SoapUI
15 14 (0.67%) QuickTest Pro
16 13 (0.62%) NUnit
17 12 (0.58%) Dreamweaver
General
1 568 (27.27%) Finance
2 250 (12.00%) Banking
3 92 (4.42%) Publishing
4 82 (3.94%) Retail
5 77 (3.70%) Investment Banking
6 69 (3.31%) Back Office
7 55 (2.64%) Front Office
8 53 (2.54%) Marketing
9 47 (2.26%) Telecoms
9 47 (2.26%) Legal
10 30 (1.44%) General Ledger
11 26 (1.25%) Manufacturing
12 25 (1.20%) Billing
13 24 (1.15%) Financial Institution
14 19 (0.91%) Advertising
15 17 (0.82%) Retail Banking
16 16 (0.77%) Games
17 13 (0.62%) Law
18 12 (0.58%) Local Government
19 9 (0.43%) Corporate Banking
Job Titles
1 608 (29.19%) Developer
2 542 (26.02%) Analyst
3 334 (16.03%) Business Analyst
4 265 (12.72%) Consultant
5 144 (6.91%) Architect
6 96 (4.61%) Project Manager
7 78 (3.74%) Senior Developer
8 72 (3.46%) Administrator
8 72 (3.46%) SAP Consultant
9 68 (3.26%) Java Developer
10 67 (3.22%) SharePoint Developer
11 65 (3.12%) .NET Developer
12 64 (3.07%) Oracle Developer
13 63 (3.02%) Oracle Consultant
14 60 (2.88%) Solutions Architect
15 53 (2.54%) CRM Developer
16 43 (2.06%) C# Developer
17 42 (2.02%) Data Analyst
18 37 (1.78%) Senior Analyst
19 34 (1.63%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 312 (14.98%) .NET
2 275 (13.20%) HTML
3 219 (10.51%) XML
4 213 (10.23%) Web Services
5 186 (8.93%) CSS
6 136 (6.53%) ASP.NET
7 101 (4.85%) jQuery
8 98 (4.70%) WCF
9 93 (4.46%) HTML5
10 74 (3.55%) REST
11 69 (3.31%) SOAP
12 68 (3.26%) Ajax
13 67 (3.22%) .NET Framework
14 47 (2.26%) JSON
15 46 (2.21%) Hibernate
16 45 (2.16%) Spring
17 43 (2.06%) J2EE
17 43 (2.06%) WF
18 42 (2.02%) CSS3
18 42 (2.02%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 209 (10.03%) Analytical Skills
2 87 (4.18%) Management Information System
3 72 (3.46%) User Experience
4 54 (2.59%) Derivative
5 46 (2.21%) Computer Science
6 38 (1.82%) NHS
7 37 (1.78%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 26 (1.25%) Open Source
9 25 (1.20%) Equity Derivative
10 23 (1.10%) Reference Data
11 21 (1.01%) Visualisation
12 20 (0.96%) Mainframe
13 19 (0.91%) Fixed Income
14 17 (0.82%) GIS
15 15 (0.72%) Client/Server
15 15 (0.72%) Mobile App
16 13 (0.62%) Equities
17 12 (0.58%) PKI
18 11 (0.53%) AS400
18 11 (0.53%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 234 (11.23%) Windows
2 139 (6.67%) Linux
3 110 (5.28%) UNIX
4 59 (2.83%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (2.45%) Windows Server 2003
6 36 (1.73%) CentOS
7 23 (1.10%) Windows XP
8 17 (0.82%) Ubuntu
9 16 (0.77%) AIX
9 16 (0.77%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (0.72%) Apple iOS
11 14 (0.67%) Solaris
11 14 (0.67%) Windows 2000
12 12 (0.58%) Windows Server 2012
13 11 (0.53%) Android
14 9 (0.43%) Windows 7
15 8 (0.38%) HPUX
16 7 (0.34%) Debian
16 7 (0.34%) Oracle Linux
17 6 (0.29%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 447 (21.46%) Agile Software Development
2 218 (10.47%) CRM
3 198 (9.51%) Project Management
4 177 (8.50%) Business Analysis
5 174 (8.35%) Migration
6 164 (7.87%) Business Intelligence
7 133 (6.39%) ITIL
8 124 (5.95%) Scrum
9 108 (5.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 104 (4.99%) Stakeholder Management
11 94 (4.51%) Change Management
12 89 (4.27%) Workflow Management
13 88 (4.22%) Service Management
13 88 (4.22%) Analytics
14 87 (4.18%) Data Modelling
15 86 (4.13%) TDD
16 84 (4.03%) Waterfall
17 82 (3.94%) Document Management
18 81 (3.89%) MVC
18 81 (3.89%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 479 (23.00%) SQL
2 267 (12.82%) JavaScript
3 233 (11.19%) C#
4 208 (9.99%) Java
5 127 (6.10%) PL/SQL
6 65 (3.12%) T-SQL
7 48 (2.30%) Python
8 47 (2.26%) ABAP
9 44 (2.11%) PowerShell
10 40 (1.92%) Shell Script
11 33 (1.58%) VB
11 33 (1.58%) C
12 30 (1.44%) PHP
13 29 (1.39%) C++
14 28 (1.34%) Perl
14 28 (1.34%) VB.NET
15 22 (1.06%) Apex Code
16 20 (0.96%) Ruby
17 16 (0.77%) VBA
18 12 (0.58%) R
Qualifications
1 226 (10.85%) Security Cleared
2 170 (8.16%) SC Cleared
3 104 (4.99%) Degree
4 43 (2.06%) ISEB
5 42 (2.02%) DV Cleared
6 38 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
7 23 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (1.01%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 18 (0.86%) ISTQB
9 18 (0.86%) CCNA
9 18 (0.86%) ITIL Certification
10 16 (0.77%) MCSE
11 15 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 12 (0.58%) MCITP
13 11 (0.53%) PMI Certification
13 11 (0.53%) CISSP
14 10 (0.48%) CCNP
14 10 (0.48%) HND
14 10 (0.48%) PMP
15 9 (0.43%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 107 (5.14%) QA
2 47 (2.26%) SLA
3 14 (0.67%) EMIR
4 13 (0.62%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 9 (0.43%) Dodd-Frank
6 8 (0.38%) ISO 9000
7 7 (0.34%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 4 (0.19%) PCI DSS
8 4 (0.19%) Solvency II
9 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
9 3 (0.14%) MiFID
10 2 (0.096%) Basel III
10 2 (0.096%) FATCA
10 2 (0.096%) HL7
10 2 (0.096%) DICOM
11 1 (0.048%) JSP 440
11 1 (0.048%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.048%) GxP
11 1 (0.048%) GPG13
System Software
1 54 (2.59%) Active Directory
2 20 (0.96%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.58%) Nmap
4 10 (0.48%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.43%) VMware ESX
6 5 (0.24%) NFS
6 5 (0.24%) vSphere
6 5 (0.24%) Xen
6 5 (0.24%) VMware ESXi
6 5 (0.24%) HDFS
7 4 (0.19%) VMware Server
7 4 (0.19%) Apache Flume
7 4 (0.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 4 (0.19%) XenApp
7 4 (0.19%) MetaFrame
8 3 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
8 3 (0.14%) Docker
8 3 (0.14%) vCloud
9 2 (0.096%) GPFS
9 2 (0.096%) UAG
Systems Management
1 43 (2.06%) HP Quality Center
2 31 (1.49%) Puppet
3 18 (0.86%) Nagios
4 17 (0.82%) Tivoli
5 13 (0.62%) SCCM
5 13 (0.62%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (0.58%) Nessus
7 7 (0.34%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 7 (0.34%) Ansible
8 6 (0.29%) ITRS Geneos
8 6 (0.29%) OpenIDM
8 6 (0.29%) SCOM
9 5 (0.24%) CA Spectrum
9 5 (0.24%) HP UCMDB
9 5 (0.24%) NetBackup
9 5 (0.24%) Cobbler
10 4 (0.19%) HP SiteScope
10 4 (0.19%) Red Hat Spacewalk
10 4 (0.19%) Control-M
10 4 (0.19%) Salt
Vendors
1 390 (18.72%) Microsoft
2 361 (17.33%) Oracle
3 141 (6.77%) SAP
4 93 (4.46%) HP
5 61 (2.93%) IBM
6 57 (2.74%) Salesforce.com
7 48 (2.30%) Adobe
8 46 (2.21%) Red Hat
9 45 (2.16%) Siebel
9 45 (2.16%) VMware
10 43 (2.06%) ServiceNow
11 42 (2.02%) Cisco
12 36 (1.73%) Remedy
13 32 (1.54%) Nintex
14 25 (1.20%) Splunk
15 24 (1.15%) BMC
16 22 (1.06%) Business Objects
17 20 (0.96%) Murex
18 19 (0.91%) TIBCO
19 16 (0.77%) Informatica
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £450.00 - £550.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £1 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Marcus Donald People
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £650 - £720 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
Intonera Consulting Ltd
Rate: From £550 to £650 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
Bristol, Avon
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
UK
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: £400.00 - £500.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Hampshire
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Reading, Berkshire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £200 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Staffworx Ltd
Rate: excellent rates, please quote
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £550.00 - £650 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Vertical IT
Rate: £300 - £335 per annum
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Coal IT Services
Rate: £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £250 - £275 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Croydon, Surrey
Experis Ltd
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Northampton, Northamptonshire
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Merseyside
Experis Ltd
Rate: £300.00 per annum
Posted: 5 days ago