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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workflow
Rank 115 99 98
Rank change year-on-year
-16 -1
Contract jobs citing Workflow 968 1053 907
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.79% 2.00% 1.92%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.67% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 585 667 562
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £266
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 14 16
Average hourly rate £23.18 £17.50 £25.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+32.42% -31.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.60 £10.63
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.75 £50.05 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £23.18 £17.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year
+36.32% -27.65%

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
41485 39369 34836
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.59% 74.79% 73.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 26264 24909 20841
Average daily rate £413 £400 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £555 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1203 1184 1052
Average hourly rate £29.00 £28.75 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -10.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.50 £48.56
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 22 May 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -6 895 £425 +4.93% 288
London -4 447 £475 +11.76% 118
South East -24 136 £400 +2.56% 43
City of London -7 108 £475 +2.70% 42
North West +9 78 £450 +13.35% 22
Yorkshire -14 55 £344 -1.78% 20
West Yorkshire -12 44 £283 -19.28% 13
West Midlands -10 43 £355 -8.38% 26
Hampshire 0 38 £406 +16.48% 6
East of England +6 36 £360 +10.76% 17
East Midlands -2 35 £475 +35.71% 7
Manchester +13 34 £500 +11.11% 15
Leeds -15 34 £235 -32.78% 8
Scotland -53 34 £346 -7.66% 13
South West 0 32 £400 +23.07% 25
Buckinghamshire +19 26 £388 -29.54% 5
Cheshire -3 24 £393 +12.94% 4
Berkshire -40 22 £400 +0.94% 10
Northamptonshire +11 18 £500 +17.64% 1
Northampton +11 16 £500 +14.28% 1
Hertfordshire +5 16 £370 +236.70% 1
Oxfordshire -12 15 £430 +19.44% 4
West Sussex -9 14 £450 -5.26% 3
Surrey -14 14 £375 -9.09% 11
Croydon +3 13 £350 -15.40%
Reading -9 13 £400 +30.61% 4
North East -16 12 £313 -16.66% 6
Edinburgh -39 12 £325 -13.33% 8
High Wycombe - 12 £388 - 1
Lancashire +4 11 £545 +9.00% 1

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 545 (28.17%) Finance
2 457 (23.62%) SQL
3 388 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
4 329 (17.00%) Oracle
5 291 (15.04%) Microsoft
6 271 (14.01%) Java
7 255 (13.18%) .NET
8 240 (12.40%) JavaScript
9 239 (12.35%) Oracle Workflow
10 238 (12.30%) SQL Server
11 237 (12.25%) Banking
12 228 (11.78%) Windows
13 219 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
14 216 (11.16%) HTML
15 215 (11.11%) Project Management
16 212 (10.96%) C#
17 191 (9.87%) Web Services
18 188 (9.72%) Business Analysis
19 187 (9.66%) CRM
20 186 (9.61%) XML
21 184 (9.51%) ITIL
22 181 (9.35%) SAP
23 171 (8.84%) MS Excel
24 163 (8.42%) SharePoint
25 152 (7.86%) Security Cleared
26 151 (7.80%) Degree
27 147 (7.60%) Migration
28 141 (7.29%) CSS
29 135 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
30 123 (6.36%) Service Management

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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
1 239 (12.35%) Oracle Workflow
2 163 (8.42%) SharePoint
3 73 (3.77%) CMS
4 46 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
5 44 (2.27%) WebSphere
6 43 (2.22%) FileNet
7 42 (2.17%) IIS
7 42 (2.17%) SharePoint 2013
8 34 (1.76%) BizTalk Server
9 31 (1.60%) JBoss
10 27 (1.40%) Tomcat
11 23 (1.19%) Documentum
12 22 (1.14%) Confluence
13 20 (1.03%) SAS
13 20 (1.03%) Apache
14 17 (0.88%) WebLogic
15 15 (0.78%) K2 blackpearl
16 14 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
17 12 (0.62%) MS Exchange
18 10 (0.52%) Node.js
Applications
1 171 (8.84%) MS Excel
2 88 (4.55%) MS Office
3 60 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 45 (2.33%) MS PowerPoint
5 37 (1.91%) MS Project
6 25 (1.29%) InfoPath
7 17 (0.88%) Photoshop
8 11 (0.57%) Spreadsheet
9 5 (0.26%) Final Cut Pro
9 5 (0.26%) Adobe Illustrator
10 4 (0.21%) Maya
10 4 (0.21%) InDesign
10 4 (0.21%) Adobe Creative Suite
10 4 (0.21%) Siemens NX
11 3 (0.16%) PowerPivot
11 3 (0.16%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.10%) Mingle
13 1 (0.052%) OmniGraffle
13 1 (0.052%) QuarkXPress
13 1 (0.052%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 87 (4.50%) Oracle EBS
2 74 (3.82%) Oracle EBS R12
3 58 (3.00%) Oracle Applications
4 51 (2.64%) Dynamics CRM
5 43 (2.22%) Oracle General Ledger
6 33 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
7 24 (1.24%) Oracle Receivables
8 23 (1.19%) Oracle Financials
9 20 (1.03%) Remedy ITSM
10 18 (0.93%) WebTrends
10 18 (0.93%) Agresso
11 17 (0.88%) Oracle TCA
12 14 (0.72%) Oracle BPM
13 13 (0.67%) Oracle iProcurement
14 12 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
15 11 (0.57%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
15 11 (0.57%) SAP HR
15 11 (0.57%) SAP FI/CO
15 11 (0.57%) SAP FI
15 11 (0.57%) SAP CO
Cloud Services
1 17 (0.88%) Google Analytics
2 14 (0.72%) Adobe Analytics
3 13 (0.67%) Office 365
4 9 (0.47%) Microsoft Azure
5 8 (0.41%) SaaS
6 7 (0.36%) IaaS
7 6 (0.31%) Force.com
7 6 (0.31%) Boomi
8 5 (0.26%) Google Cloud Platform
9 4 (0.21%) Amazon AWS
10 2 (0.10%) IBM Blueworks
11 1 (0.052%) FinancialForce.com
11 1 (0.052%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.052%) Trello
11 1 (0.052%) PaaS
11 1 (0.052%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.43%) SAN
2 42 (2.17%) Internet
3 38 (1.96%) Firewall
4 36 (1.86%) LDAP
5 28 (1.45%) Intranet
6 25 (1.29%) DNS
7 24 (1.24%) NAS
8 23 (1.19%) TCP/IP
9 20 (1.03%) SSL
10 19 (0.98%) HTTP
11 14 (0.72%) Extranet
11 14 (0.72%) DHCP
11 14 (0.72%) Fibre Channel
12 10 (0.52%) Network Security
13 9 (0.47%) LAN
13 9 (0.47%) WAN
13 9 (0.47%) DMZ
14 7 (0.36%) HTTPS
14 7 (0.36%) Intrusion Detection
15 6 (0.31%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 238 (12.30%) SQL Server
2 103 (5.32%) Oracle Reports
3 86 (4.44%) Data Warehouse
4 78 (4.03%) Relational Database
5 68 (3.51%) Oracle Database
6 51 (2.64%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 42 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 42 (2.17%) SQL Server 2008
8 40 (2.07%) Oracle Database 11g
9 38 (1.96%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 29 (1.50%) RDBMS
11 24 (1.24%) MySQL
11 24 (1.24%) SQL Server 2012
12 22 (1.14%) Oracle BI EE
12 22 (1.14%) MongoDB
13 21 (1.09%) Hadoop
13 21 (1.09%) Crystal Reports
14 20 (1.03%) NoSQL
15 19 (0.98%) SQL Server 2005
16 18 (0.93%) Oracle Discoverer
Development Applications
1 70 (3.62%) Visual Studio
2 69 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
3 67 (3.46%) JIRA
4 42 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
5 31 (1.60%) Jenkins
6 30 (1.55%) Subversion
6 30 (1.55%) Git (software)
7 24 (1.24%) Eclipse
8 17 (0.88%) Maven
9 13 (0.67%) JUnit
10 12 (0.62%) JDeveloper
10 12 (0.62%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 10 (0.52%) NUnit
11 10 (0.52%) ClearCase
12 9 (0.47%) Artifactory
12 9 (0.47%) VSS/SourceSafe
12 9 (0.47%) ClearQuest
12 9 (0.47%) Selenium
13 8 (0.41%) Grunt
13 8 (0.41%) TeamCity
General
1 545 (28.17%) Finance
2 237 (12.25%) Banking
3 100 (5.17%) Investment Banking
4 80 (4.13%) Retail
5 74 (3.82%) Back Office
6 71 (3.67%) Marketing
7 61 (3.15%) Telecoms
8 58 (3.00%) Front Office
9 47 (2.43%) Legal
10 41 (2.12%) General Ledger
11 39 (2.02%) Manufacturing
12 38 (1.96%) Publishing
13 25 (1.29%) Advertising
14 19 (0.98%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
15 17 (0.88%) Law
16 16 (0.83%) Billing
16 16 (0.83%) Local Government
17 12 (0.62%) Retail Banking
18 11 (0.57%) Games
Job Titles
1 517 (26.72%) Developer
2 479 (24.75%) Analyst
3 312 (16.12%) Business Analyst
4 204 (10.54%) Consultant
5 179 (9.25%) Architect
6 100 (5.17%) Project Manager
7 79 (4.08%) Solutions Architect
8 68 (3.51%) Java Developer
9 59 (3.05%) Administrator
9 59 (3.05%) Senior Developer
10 52 (2.69%) Oracle Developer
11 51 (2.64%) SAP Consultant
12 43 (2.22%) .NET Developer
13 42 (2.17%) Technical Architect
14 40 (2.07%) SharePoint Developer
15 36 (1.86%) Applications Support
16 33 (1.71%) Oracle Consultant
17 32 (1.65%) Agile Business Analyst
18 27 (1.40%) C# Developer
19 26 (1.34%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 255 (13.18%) .NET
2 216 (11.16%) HTML
3 191 (9.87%) Web Services
4 186 (9.61%) XML
5 141 (7.29%) CSS
6 104 (5.37%) ASP.NET
7 77 (3.98%) .NET Framework
8 76 (3.93%) jQuery
9 71 (3.67%) HTML5
10 68 (3.51%) WCF
11 59 (3.05%) Spring
12 56 (2.89%) REST
13 47 (2.43%) Middleware
14 41 (2.12%) WF
15 38 (1.96%) Ajax
15 38 (1.96%) SOAP
16 36 (1.86%) Hibernate
17 35 (1.81%) Entity Framework
18 31 (1.60%) JSON
19 28 (1.45%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 219 (11.32%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (4.81%) Management Information System
3 80 (4.13%) Derivative
4 73 (3.77%) User Experience
5 59 (3.05%) Computer Science
6 53 (2.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 47 (2.43%) Fixed Income
7 47 (2.43%) NHS
8 37 (1.91%) Open Source
9 33 (1.71%) Equity Derivative
10 29 (1.50%) CMDB
11 28 (1.45%) GIS
12 22 (1.14%) Equities
13 20 (1.03%) Visualisation
13 20 (1.03%) Data Integration
14 19 (0.98%) Credit Derivative
15 18 (0.93%) PKI
16 16 (0.83%) Statistics
17 15 (0.78%) Client/Server
17 15 (0.78%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 228 (11.78%) Windows
2 122 (6.30%) UNIX
3 110 (5.68%) Linux
4 52 (2.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 46 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
6 35 (1.81%) CentOS
7 28 (1.45%) Ubuntu
8 22 (1.14%) Solaris
9 20 (1.03%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 16 (0.83%) Android
11 14 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
12 11 (0.57%) Windows 7
13 9 (0.47%) Windows XP
14 8 (0.41%) Apple iOS
15 7 (0.36%) VME
15 7 (0.36%) AIX
15 7 (0.36%) MVS
16 6 (0.31%) Mac OS X
17 5 (0.26%) Mac OS X Server
17 5 (0.26%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 388 (20.05%) Agile Software Development
2 215 (11.11%) Project Management
3 188 (9.72%) Business Analysis
4 187 (9.66%) CRM
5 184 (9.51%) ITIL
6 147 (7.60%) Migration
7 135 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
8 123 (6.36%) Service Management
9 112 (5.79%) Data Modelling
10 103 (5.32%) SOA
11 102 (5.27%) Scrum
12 97 (5.01%) OO
12 97 (5.01%) User Acceptance Testing
13 95 (4.91%) Stakeholder Management
14 94 (4.86%) Unit Testing
15 92 (4.75%) Use Case
16 90 (4.65%) Workflow Management
17 89 (4.60%) Analytics
18 88 (4.55%) Content Management
19 86 (4.44%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 457 (23.62%) SQL
2 271 (14.01%) Java
3 240 (12.40%) JavaScript
4 212 (10.96%) C#
5 118 (6.10%) PL/SQL
6 61 (3.15%) Python
7 46 (2.38%) PowerShell
8 44 (2.27%) Shell Script
9 41 (2.12%) Perl
10 40 (2.07%) T-SQL
10 40 (2.07%) VB.NET
11 38 (1.96%) ABAP
12 36 (1.86%) C
13 34 (1.76%) VB
14 33 (1.71%) C++
15 32 (1.65%) PHP
16 24 (1.24%) VBA
17 22 (1.14%) VBScript
18 17 (0.88%) Scala
19 16 (0.83%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 152 (7.86%) Security Cleared
2 151 (7.80%) Degree
3 106 (5.48%) SC Cleared
4 35 (1.81%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (1.55%) DV Cleared
6 28 (1.45%) ISEB
7 26 (1.34%) ITIL Certification
8 18 (0.93%) PMI Certification
8 18 (0.93%) MCSE
9 16 (0.83%) PMP
10 10 (0.52%) Siebel Certification
11 9 (0.47%) MCP
11 9 (0.47%) Cisco Certification
11 9 (0.47%) CCNA
12 7 (0.36%) CISSP
13 6 (0.31%) ISTQB
13 6 (0.31%) MCITP
13 6 (0.31%) HND
14 4 (0.21%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 4 (0.21%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 88 (4.55%) QA
2 35 (1.81%) SLA
3 25 (1.29%) EMIR
4 17 (0.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 15 (0.78%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.67%) ISO 9000
7 12 (0.62%) Dodd-Frank
8 10 (0.52%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.41%) MiFID
10 7 (0.36%) FINREP
11 6 (0.31%) ISO 9001
12 3 (0.16%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.16%) FATCA
12 3 (0.16%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 3 (0.16%) GCP
12 3 (0.16%) COBIT
13 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.052%) P3O
14 1 (0.052%) JSP 440
14 1 (0.052%) Basel III
System Software
1 41 (2.12%) Active Directory
2 40 (2.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (0.98%) Hyper-V
4 15 (0.78%) VMware ESXi
5 13 (0.67%) vSphere
5 13 (0.67%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 12 (0.62%) VMware ESX
7 9 (0.47%) NFS
8 7 (0.36%) VMware Server
9 5 (0.26%) HDFS
9 5 (0.26%) Apache Flume
10 4 (0.21%) Microsoft App-V
10 4 (0.21%) VirtualBox
10 4 (0.21%) Docker
11 3 (0.16%) vCloud
11 3 (0.16%) Xen
12 2 (0.10%) Firmware
12 2 (0.10%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.10%) GPFS
12 2 (0.10%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 35 (1.81%) Puppet
2 22 (1.14%) HP Quality Center
3 19 (0.98%) Opscode Chef
4 18 (0.93%) SCCM
5 16 (0.83%) SCOM
6 11 (0.57%) NetBackup
7 10 (0.52%) Control-M
8 9 (0.47%) Tivoli
9 7 (0.36%) ITRS Geneos
9 7 (0.36%) Nagios
10 6 (0.31%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 6 (0.31%) HP SiteScope
11 5 (0.26%) Ansible
11 5 (0.26%) Tivoli Storage Manager
12 4 (0.21%) Netcool
12 4 (0.21%) MOM
12 4 (0.21%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 4 (0.21%) OpenView
12 4 (0.21%) Oozie
12 4 (0.21%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 329 (17.00%) Oracle
2 291 (15.04%) Microsoft
3 181 (9.35%) SAP
4 107 (5.53%) HP
5 68 (3.51%) IBM
6 59 (3.05%) VMware
7 44 (2.27%) BMC
8 43 (2.22%) Cisco
9 42 (2.17%) Sybase
10 41 (2.12%) ServiceNow
11 37 (1.91%) Salesforce.com
12 36 (1.86%) Adobe
13 34 (1.76%) Remedy
14 33 (1.71%) Red Hat
15 32 (1.65%) Google
16 31 (1.60%) Nintex
17 29 (1.50%) Pega
18 28 (1.45%) Informatica
18 28 (1.45%) Business Objects
19 26 (1.34%) Siebel
London
Burns Sheehan
Rate: £400 - £425 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Kyna Associates
Rate: £35000 - £40000 Per Annum benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Crewe, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Ashdown IT
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West Midlands
Rullion IT Plus
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HFG
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Stockton-on-tees, County Durham
The Bridge Ltd
Rate: Neg
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester, Cheshire
Sopra Steria Recruitment Limited
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 2 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
HFG
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Surrey
Clearwater People Solutions
Rate: £20000 - £25000 Per Annum + excellent benefits
Posted: 3 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Oliver James Associates
Rate: £450 - £550 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Jambo Ltd
Rate: Up to £200 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Central London / West End
Tiro Partners
Rate: From £500 to £600 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
West Midlands
CPS Group UK
Rate: £300 - 350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Oxford, Oxfordshire
HAYS INFORMATION TECHNOLOGY
Rate: £300.00 - £380.00 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Witham, Essex
Network ITR
Rate: 425 to 475 per day GBP
Posted: 4 days ago
Macclesfield, Cheshire
Net Talent
Posted: 4 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
First Recruitment
Rate: From £300 to £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Stirlingshire
McGregor Boyall
Rate: DOE
Posted: 4 days ago
Brighton, East Sussex
Connectus
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 4 days ago