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 24 December 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 110 91 90
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -1
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1011 1064 1035
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.86% 2.08% 2.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.49% 2.82% 2.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 634 646 549
Average daily rate
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£413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £264 £292 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £574 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+1.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 12 34
Average hourly rate £22.50 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.71% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.13 £10.15 £12.62
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £36.13
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £35.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-46.42% +16.66%

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
40533 37796 34894
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 74.73% 73.83% 71.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 26554 23240 20514
Average daily rate £423 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.62% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £370 £365
% change year-on-year
+4.72% +1.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1172 1415
Average hourly rate £24.00 £26.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £27.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -10.00%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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 24 December 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 -25 915 £413 +3.12% 208
London -29 423 £450 +6.50% 89
South East -22 150 £400 +6.66% 45
City of London -35 103 £439 -0.28% 30
North West +8 79 £325 -7.14% 13
East of England +7 64 £425 +13.33% 15
Yorkshire +12 60 £325 -18.75% 9
West Midlands +1 58 £325 -16.12% 11
Scotland -15 55 £413 +3.12% 10
West Yorkshire +13 50 £325 -21.21% 7
Cheshire +29 34 £350 -20.00% 4
South West -20 33 £365 -8.75% 13
Hampshire -30 33 £333 -9.83% 5
Oxfordshire +9 30 £439 +17.00% 4
Leeds +4 28 £270 +54.28% 5
Essex +9 26 £425 -10.52% 2
Surrey -2 23 £438 +16.66% 13
Buckinghamshire -3 22 £400 -27.27% 3
Edinburgh -30 22 £281 -29.68% 6
Birmingham +1 21 £295 -4.83% 4
East Midlands -7 21 £250 -16.66% 8
Wales -8 21 £275 -19.11% 2
Berkshire -18 21 £419 +15.51% 12
Manchester -20 21 £325 -13.33% 7
South Wales -2 20 £275 -19.11% 2
Milton Keynes +1 19 £400 -27.27% 2
Oxford -5 18 £438 +16.66% 1
Cardiff -2 15 £275 -19.11% 2
Cambridgeshire -8 14 £380 +8.57% 4
North East -27 14 £445 +22.75% 1

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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.

1 615 (28.58%) Finance
2 518 (24.07%) SQL
3 460 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
4 419 (19.47%) Oracle
5 415 (19.28%) Microsoft
6 336 (15.61%) .NET
7 321 (14.92%) Oracle Workflow
8 301 (13.99%) HTML
9 285 (13.24%) JavaScript
10 264 (12.27%) SharePoint
11 263 (12.22%) SQL Server
12 254 (11.80%) Windows
13 249 (11.57%) XML
14 240 (11.15%) C#
14 240 (11.15%) Banking
15 238 (11.06%) CRM
16 220 (10.22%) Security Cleared
17 218 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
18 213 (9.90%) Web Services
19 212 (9.85%) Migration
20 206 (9.57%) Project Management
20 206 (9.57%) MS Excel
21 199 (9.25%) CSS
22 193 (8.97%) Java
23 191 (8.88%) Business Analysis
24 170 (7.90%) Business Intelligence
25 165 (7.67%) Linux
26 161 (7.48%) SC Cleared
27 152 (7.06%) PL/SQL
28 141 (6.55%) Scrum

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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
1 321 (14.92%) Oracle Workflow
2 264 (12.27%) SharePoint
3 87 (4.04%) CMS
3 87 (4.04%) SharePoint 2010
4 59 (2.74%) SharePoint 2013
5 57 (2.65%) WebSphere
6 43 (2.00%) IIS
7 41 (1.91%) FileNet
8 34 (1.58%) Apache
9 32 (1.49%) BizTalk Server
10 27 (1.25%) SharePoint Server
11 24 (1.12%) MS Exchange
12 21 (0.98%) Tomcat
13 20 (0.93%) WebLogic
14 18 (0.84%) JBoss
15 17 (0.79%) Alfresco
16 15 (0.70%) Documentum
16 15 (0.70%) Confluence
17 13 (0.60%) Adobe CQ
18 12 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 206 (9.57%) MS Excel
2 109 (5.07%) MS Office
3 81 (3.76%) MS Visio
4 52 (2.42%) MS PowerPoint
5 44 (2.04%) MS Project
6 34 (1.58%) Photoshop
7 31 (1.44%) InfoPath
8 17 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
9 15 (0.70%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.28%) Final Cut Pro
11 5 (0.23%) Mingle
11 5 (0.23%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 4 (0.19%) InDesign
13 3 (0.14%) DOC1
13 3 (0.14%) PowerPivot
13 3 (0.14%) OmniGraffle
13 3 (0.14%) Maya
14 1 (0.046%) 3ds Max
14 1 (0.046%) SPSS
14 1 (0.046%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 121 (5.62%) Oracle EBS
2 117 (5.44%) Oracle EBS R12
3 105 (4.88%) Dynamics CRM
4 76 (3.53%) Oracle Applications
5 49 (2.28%) Oracle Receivables
6 45 (2.09%) Oracle General Ledger
7 44 (2.04%) Oracle Payables
8 34 (1.58%) Oracle iProcurement
9 32 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
10 19 (0.88%) Oracle Assets
10 19 (0.88%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 18 (0.84%) Remedy ITSM
12 16 (0.74%) Oracle Cash Management
13 14 (0.65%) Markit EDM
13 14 (0.65%) SAP IS-U
13 14 (0.65%) Oracle HRMS
14 13 (0.60%) SAP SRM
15 12 (0.56%) Dynamics AX
15 12 (0.56%) Oracle 11i
15 12 (0.56%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 24 (1.12%) SaaS
1 24 (1.12%) Office 365
2 23 (1.07%) Microsoft Azure
3 10 (0.46%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (0.33%) PaaS
4 7 (0.33%) Force.com
5 4 (0.19%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.093%) IaaS
6 2 (0.093%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.046%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.046%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.046%) Heroku
7 1 (0.046%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.18%) Firewall
2 41 (1.91%) TCP/IP
3 38 (1.77%) Internet
4 37 (1.72%) LDAP
5 27 (1.25%) Intranet
6 25 (1.16%) WAN
7 23 (1.07%) LAN
8 22 (1.02%) SSL
9 21 (0.98%) SAN
10 18 (0.84%) MPLS
11 17 (0.79%) DNS
12 16 (0.74%) HTTPS
12 16 (0.74%) Network Security
13 14 (0.65%) HTTP
14 13 (0.60%) VPN
14 13 (0.60%) Extranet
15 12 (0.56%) DMZ
15 12 (0.56%) Wireshark
16 9 (0.42%) OSPF
16 9 (0.42%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 263 (12.22%) SQL Server
2 113 (5.25%) Oracle Reports
3 91 (4.23%) Oracle Database
4 84 (3.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 72 (3.35%) Relational Database
6 70 (3.25%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 67 (3.11%) Oracle Database 11g
8 65 (3.02%) Data Warehouse
9 62 (2.88%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 57 (2.65%) SQL Server 2008
11 45 (2.09%) MySQL
12 36 (1.67%) Oracle BI EE
13 34 (1.58%) DB2
14 33 (1.53%) SQL Server 2005
15 26 (1.21%) Data Mining
16 25 (1.16%) Siebel EIM
17 23 (1.07%) EDRMS
17 23 (1.07%) Oracle Database 10g
18 22 (1.02%) PostgreSQL
18 22 (1.02%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 93 (4.32%) Visual Studio
2 72 (3.35%) Oracle Forms
3 66 (3.07%) Team Foundation Server
4 58 (2.70%) Git (software)
5 57 (2.65%) JIRA
6 39 (1.81%) Subversion
7 37 (1.72%) Jenkins
8 34 (1.58%) ClearQuest
9 32 (1.49%) ClearCase
10 30 (1.39%) Maven
11 25 (1.16%) Oracle APEX
12 23 (1.07%) Selenium
13 20 (0.93%) Eclipse
14 19 (0.88%) JUnit
15 18 (0.84%) Toad
16 16 (0.74%) VSS/SourceSafe
17 14 (0.65%) QuickTest Pro
18 13 (0.60%) SoapUI
19 12 (0.56%) Dreamweaver
20 11 (0.51%) JDeveloper
General
1 615 (28.58%) Finance
2 240 (11.15%) Banking
3 88 (4.09%) Publishing
4 80 (3.72%) Retail
5 78 (3.62%) Investment Banking
6 63 (2.93%) Back Office
7 61 (2.83%) Front Office
8 56 (2.60%) Legal
9 55 (2.56%) Marketing
10 47 (2.18%) Telecoms
11 30 (1.39%) General Ledger
12 27 (1.25%) Financial Institution
12 27 (1.25%) Billing
13 24 (1.12%) Manufacturing
14 23 (1.07%) Advertising
15 21 (0.98%) Games
16 17 (0.79%) Retail Banking
17 12 (0.56%) Local Government
18 10 (0.46%) Law
19 8 (0.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 642 (29.83%) Developer
2 558 (25.93%) Analyst
3 351 (16.31%) Business Analyst
4 277 (12.87%) Consultant
5 146 (6.78%) Architect
6 107 (4.97%) Project Manager
7 81 (3.76%) Oracle Consultant
8 79 (3.67%) Senior Developer
9 73 (3.39%) SharePoint Developer
10 72 (3.35%) .NET Developer
11 68 (3.16%) Oracle Developer
11 68 (3.16%) Administrator
12 63 (2.93%) CRM Developer
13 60 (2.79%) SAP Consultant
14 54 (2.51%) Java Developer
15 49 (2.28%) Solutions Architect
16 45 (2.09%) Technical Consultant
16 45 (2.09%) Data Analyst
17 41 (1.91%) C# Developer
18 40 (1.86%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 336 (15.61%) .NET
2 301 (13.99%) HTML
3 249 (11.57%) XML
4 213 (9.90%) Web Services
5 199 (9.25%) CSS
6 140 (6.51%) ASP.NET
7 114 (5.30%) WCF
8 108 (5.02%) jQuery
9 100 (4.65%) HTML5
10 77 (3.58%) SOAP
11 71 (3.30%) REST
12 66 (3.07%) Ajax
13 51 (2.37%) .NET Framework
13 51 (2.37%) WF
14 50 (2.32%) J2EE
15 44 (2.04%) JSON
15 44 (2.04%) Middleware
15 44 (2.04%) CSS3
16 41 (1.91%) Silverlight
17 40 (1.86%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 218 (10.13%) Analytical Skills
2 106 (4.93%) Management Information System
3 72 (3.35%) User Experience
4 56 (2.60%) Computer Science
5 50 (2.32%) Derivative
6 39 (1.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 34 (1.58%) Mainframe
8 30 (1.39%) NHS
9 29 (1.35%) Open Source
10 25 (1.16%) Reference Data
11 20 (0.93%) Fixed Income
12 19 (0.88%) Visualisation
12 19 (0.88%) Equity Derivative
13 18 (0.84%) Mobile App
14 17 (0.79%) Client/Server
15 16 (0.74%) Online Games
16 15 (0.70%) Enterprise Storage
17 14 (0.65%) Enterprise Software
17 14 (0.65%) Credit Risk
18 13 (0.60%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 254 (11.80%) Windows
2 165 (7.67%) Linux
3 118 (5.48%) UNIX
4 51 (2.37%) Windows Server 2008
5 47 (2.18%) Windows Server 2003
6 37 (1.72%) CentOS
7 31 (1.44%) AIX
8 23 (1.07%) Windows XP
9 17 (0.79%) Ubuntu
9 17 (0.79%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (0.70%) Apple iOS
11 14 (0.65%) Windows 2000
12 12 (0.56%) Solaris
13 10 (0.46%) Android
14 9 (0.42%) Windows Server 2012
14 9 (0.42%) HPUX
15 8 (0.37%) Windows 7
16 7 (0.33%) Oracle Linux
17 5 (0.23%) Debian
18 3 (0.14%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 460 (21.38%) Agile Software Development
2 238 (11.06%) CRM
3 212 (9.85%) Migration
4 206 (9.57%) Project Management
5 191 (8.88%) Business Analysis
6 170 (7.90%) Business Intelligence
7 141 (6.55%) Scrum
8 135 (6.27%) ITIL
9 115 (5.34%) User Acceptance Testing
10 103 (4.79%) Workflow Management
11 101 (4.69%) Stakeholder Management
12 100 (4.65%) TDD
12 100 (4.65%) Change Management
12 100 (4.65%) Use Case
13 98 (4.55%) MVC
14 97 (4.51%) Data Modelling
15 88 (4.09%) Waterfall
16 86 (4.00%) Service Management
17 84 (3.90%) SOA
18 80 (3.72%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 518 (24.07%) SQL
2 285 (13.24%) JavaScript
3 240 (11.15%) C#
4 193 (8.97%) Java
5 152 (7.06%) PL/SQL
6 69 (3.21%) T-SQL
7 48 (2.23%) Python
8 44 (2.04%) PowerShell
9 39 (1.81%) Shell Script
10 38 (1.77%) VB.NET
10 38 (1.77%) PHP
11 37 (1.72%) ABAP
12 35 (1.63%) C
13 33 (1.53%) C++
14 32 (1.49%) Perl
15 27 (1.25%) VB
16 24 (1.12%) Ruby
17 19 (0.88%) Apex Code
18 17 (0.79%) VBA
19 13 (0.60%) R
Qualifications
1 220 (10.22%) Security Cleared
2 161 (7.48%) SC Cleared
3 114 (5.30%) Degree
4 47 (2.18%) Microsoft Certification
5 37 (1.72%) DV Cleared
6 36 (1.67%) ISEB
7 22 (1.02%) Cisco Certification
8 21 (0.98%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
9 18 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
9 18 (0.84%) ISTQB
10 17 (0.79%) MCITP
10 17 (0.79%) CCNA
11 16 (0.74%) MCSE
11 16 (0.74%) PRINCE2 Certification
12 14 (0.65%) CISSP
13 11 (0.51%) PMI Certification
14 10 (0.46%) PMP
15 9 (0.42%) CCNP
15 9 (0.42%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
16 8 (0.37%) Siebel Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 100 (4.65%) QA
2 52 (2.42%) SLA
3 11 (0.51%) EMIR
4 8 (0.37%) Dodd-Frank
4 8 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 6 (0.28%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 4 (0.19%) PCI DSS
6 4 (0.19%) Solvency II
6 4 (0.19%) ISO 9001
7 3 (0.14%) GPG13
7 3 (0.14%) Data Quality
7 3 (0.14%) MiFID
8 2 (0.093%) Basel III
8 2 (0.093%) HL7
8 2 (0.093%) DICOM
8 2 (0.093%) FATCA
System Software
1 61 (2.83%) Active Directory
2 20 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (0.56%) Nmap
4 11 (0.51%) Hyper-V
5 9 (0.42%) VMware ESX
6 7 (0.33%) Xen
7 6 (0.28%) NFS
8 5 (0.23%) MetaFrame
8 5 (0.23%) VMware Server
8 5 (0.23%) VMware ESXi
9 4 (0.19%) XenApp
10 3 (0.14%) Oracle RAC
10 3 (0.14%) Microsoft App-V
10 3 (0.14%) vCloud
10 3 (0.14%) vSphere
10 3 (0.14%) Docker
11 2 (0.093%) HDFS
11 2 (0.093%) GPFS
11 2 (0.093%) UAG
11 2 (0.093%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 44 (2.04%) HP Quality Center
2 35 (1.63%) Puppet
3 21 (0.98%) Nagios
4 19 (0.88%) Tivoli
5 14 (0.65%) SCCM
5 14 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
6 12 (0.56%) Nessus
7 8 (0.37%) Cobbler
7 8 (0.37%) Ansible
8 7 (0.33%) Red Hat Spacewalk
8 7 (0.33%) SCOM
8 7 (0.33%) Control-M
9 6 (0.28%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (0.28%) ITRS Geneos
9 6 (0.28%) OpenIDM
10 5 (0.23%) Salt
10 5 (0.23%) HP UCMDB
10 5 (0.23%) CA Spectrum
11 4 (0.19%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 3 (0.14%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 419 (19.47%) Oracle
2 415 (19.28%) Microsoft
3 106 (4.93%) SAP
4 89 (4.14%) HP
5 79 (3.67%) IBM
6 56 (2.60%) Salesforce.com
7 55 (2.56%) Adobe
8 46 (2.14%) VMware
9 45 (2.09%) Siebel
10 43 (2.00%) ServiceNow
11 42 (1.95%) Cisco
12 41 (1.91%) Red Hat
13 38 (1.77%) Remedy
13 38 (1.77%) Nintex
14 28 (1.30%) Splunk
15 26 (1.21%) TIBCO
15 26 (1.21%) Business Objects
16 22 (1.02%) BMC
17 20 (0.93%) Murex
18 18 (0.84%) Informatica
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Cooper Lomaz Recruitment Ltd
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 15 hours ago
South East London
Ideal Training
Posted: 16 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
North East
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: From £150 to £400 per day
Posted: 19 hours ago
London
Nicoll Curtin
Rate: £500 - £520 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Chelmsford, Essex
Capita Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Rate: £400 - £475 per annum + Bens
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Be-IT Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Meadows Consulting Limited
Rate: Unspecified £market rate
Posted: Yesterday
Windsor, Berkshire
Experis Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £525 - £600 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Consultia Ltd
Posted: 5 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Connectus
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 6 days ago
City, London
Fruition IT Resources Limited
Posted: 6 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
JM
Rate: £450 - £501 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
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Advanced Resource Managers
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
South East London
Keystream Resources Limited
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 8 days ago
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RedCat Solutions
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