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 20 November 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
20 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 99 100 87
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -13
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1103 1001 1120
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.93% 1.96% 2.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.62% 2.65% 3.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 619 591
Average daily rate
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£400 £398 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.62% -6.47%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 15 32
Average hourly rate £15.00 £35.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-57.14% +55.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.10 £9.55 £10.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.40 £49.23 £44.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £35.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-60.00% +55.55%

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
42027 37747 36735
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 73.66% 73.76% 71.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 27216 23426 21433
Average daily rate £420 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £270 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.82% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1179 1142 1414
Average hourly rate £25.00 £26.50 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.66% -6.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £46.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +3.44%

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 20 November 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 20 November 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 20 November 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 -4 992 £400 +2.56% 285
London -23 443 £439 +3.23% 119
South East +7 166 £375 +1.69% 49
City of London -22 115 £450 - 49
North West +36 84 £350 - 24
East of England +6 74 £425 +21.42% 25
Yorkshire +18 71 £295 -20.27% 16
Scotland +9 65 £413 +3.12% 7
West Midlands 0 61 £325 +3.17% 15
West Yorkshire +16 56 £275 -19.11% 13
Hampshire +5 50 £340 +4.61% 8
South West -3 41 £375 -7.69% 24
Leeds +3 32 £230 +31.42% 7
Cheshire +30 31 £350 +16.66% 5
Manchester +1 30 £350 -7.89% 14
Oxfordshire -2 26 £438 +25.00% 6
Surrey -16 26 £438 +18.64% 14
Birmingham +6 24 £295 -1.66% 4
East Midlands +4 24 £300 -11.11% 5
South Wales -8 22 £275 -26.66% 5
Wales -8 22 £275 -26.66% 5
Berkshire -11 22 £450 +37.40% 4
Buckinghamshire +4 21 £375 -31.81% 5
Edinburgh -19 21 £425 +6.25% 5
Milton Keynes +2 19 £375 -31.81% 1
Hertfordshire +7 18 £450 +15.38% 7
Essex -5 17 £425 -5.55% 6
Cardiff -3 16 £275 -26.66% 2
Stirling +3 15 £450 -
Merseyside +3 14 £485 +51.56% 2

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 November 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.

1 630 (27.83%) Finance
2 544 (24.03%) SQL
3 508 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
4 464 (20.49%) Oracle
5 441 (19.48%) Microsoft
6 362 (15.99%) .NET
7 344 (15.19%) Oracle Workflow
8 319 (14.09%) HTML
9 297 (13.12%) JavaScript
10 296 (13.07%) XML
11 283 (12.50%) CRM
12 280 (12.37%) Windows
13 278 (12.28%) SharePoint
14 262 (11.57%) SQL Server
15 251 (11.09%) Web Services
16 249 (11.00%) Banking
17 247 (10.91%) C#
18 241 (10.64%) Security Cleared
19 228 (10.07%) Migration
20 212 (9.36%) MS Excel
21 210 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
22 208 (9.19%) Business Analysis
23 205 (9.05%) CSS
24 203 (8.97%) Project Management
25 196 (8.66%) Java
26 177 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
27 171 (7.55%) SC Cleared
28 168 (7.42%) PL/SQL
29 163 (7.20%) Linux
30 147 (6.49%) ASP.NET

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 November 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
1 344 (15.19%) Oracle Workflow
2 278 (12.28%) SharePoint
3 102 (4.51%) SharePoint 2010
4 94 (4.15%) CMS
5 61 (2.69%) WebSphere
6 59 (2.61%) SharePoint 2013
7 51 (2.25%) FileNet
8 35 (1.55%) IIS
8 35 (1.55%) Apache
9 30 (1.33%) BizTalk Server
10 25 (1.10%) Tomcat
10 25 (1.10%) JBoss
10 25 (1.10%) SharePoint Server
11 23 (1.02%) WebLogic
11 23 (1.02%) MS Exchange
12 17 (0.75%) Alfresco
13 14 (0.62%) Exchange Server 2010
13 14 (0.62%) Documentum
14 13 (0.57%) Adobe CQ
15 12 (0.53%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 212 (9.36%) MS Excel
2 119 (5.26%) MS Office
3 98 (4.33%) MS Visio
4 53 (2.34%) MS PowerPoint
5 47 (2.08%) MS Project
6 36 (1.59%) InfoPath
7 33 (1.46%) Photoshop
8 17 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
9 16 (0.71%) Adobe Illustrator
10 6 (0.27%) PowerPivot
10 6 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
11 4 (0.18%) Final Cut Pro
11 4 (0.18%) InDesign
12 3 (0.13%) DOC1
12 3 (0.13%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.13%) Mingle
12 3 (0.13%) Maya
13 1 (0.044%) 3ds Max
13 1 (0.044%) SPSS
13 1 (0.044%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 129 (5.70%) Oracle EBS
2 125 (5.52%) Dynamics CRM
3 124 (5.48%) Oracle EBS R12
4 81 (3.58%) Oracle Applications
5 60 (2.65%) Oracle Receivables
6 58 (2.56%) Oracle Payables
7 57 (2.52%) Oracle General Ledger
8 34 (1.50%) Oracle iProcurement
8 34 (1.50%) Oracle Financials
9 24 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
9 24 (1.06%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 23 (1.02%) Markit EDM
11 19 (0.84%) Oracle CRM
12 18 (0.80%) Oracle HRMS
13 17 (0.75%) Dynamics AX
13 17 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
14 15 (0.66%) Oracle BPM
14 15 (0.66%) Remedy ITSM
14 15 (0.66%) BusinessWorks
15 14 (0.62%) SAP SRM
Cloud Services
1 28 (1.24%) Microsoft Azure
1 28 (1.24%) SaaS
2 23 (1.02%) Office 365
3 9 (0.40%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (0.35%) PaaS
4 8 (0.35%) Force.com
5 4 (0.18%) Cloud Computing
6 2 (0.088%) IaaS
6 2 (0.088%) IBM Blueworks
7 1 (0.044%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.044%) SuccessFactors
7 1 (0.044%) Heroku
7 1 (0.044%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 48 (2.12%) TCP/IP
2 44 (1.94%) LDAP
3 37 (1.63%) Internet
4 36 (1.59%) Firewall
5 27 (1.19%) Intranet
6 24 (1.06%) SAN
6 24 (1.06%) WAN
7 23 (1.02%) DNS
7 23 (1.02%) SSL
8 22 (0.97%) LAN
9 17 (0.75%) MPLS
10 16 (0.71%) HTTPS
11 13 (0.57%) Wireshark
12 12 (0.53%) Network Security
12 12 (0.53%) VPN
12 12 (0.53%) FTP
13 11 (0.49%) HTTP
14 9 (0.40%) VoIP
14 9 (0.40%) Extranet
14 9 (0.40%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 262 (11.57%) SQL Server
2 117 (5.17%) Oracle Reports
3 108 (4.77%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 106 (4.68%) Oracle Database
5 74 (3.27%) Oracle Database 11g
6 73 (3.22%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 70 (3.09%) Data Warehouse
8 62 (2.74%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 61 (2.69%) Relational Database
10 54 (2.39%) SQL Server 2008
11 48 (2.12%) MySQL
12 37 (1.63%) DB2
13 36 (1.59%) SQL Server 2005
14 33 (1.46%) Oracle BI EE
15 27 (1.19%) Data Mining
16 25 (1.10%) Oracle Database 10g
16 25 (1.10%) EDRMS
16 25 (1.10%) Siebel EIM
16 25 (1.10%) SQL Server Analysis Services
17 23 (1.02%) PowerCenter
Development Applications
1 106 (4.68%) Visual Studio
2 78 (3.45%) Oracle Forms
3 70 (3.09%) Team Foundation Server
4 53 (2.34%) Git (software)
5 51 (2.25%) JIRA
6 42 (1.86%) Subversion
7 35 (1.55%) Maven
8 33 (1.46%) ClearQuest
9 29 (1.28%) ClearCase
9 29 (1.28%) Jenkins
10 28 (1.24%) Selenium
11 24 (1.06%) Eclipse
12 23 (1.02%) Oracle APEX
13 20 (0.88%) JUnit
14 16 (0.71%) SoapUI
15 15 (0.66%) Toad
16 14 (0.62%) QuickTest Pro
17 13 (0.57%) Axure RP
18 12 (0.53%) Dreamweaver
19 11 (0.49%) Ant
General
1 630 (27.83%) Finance
2 249 (11.00%) Banking
3 88 (3.89%) Investment Banking
4 85 (3.75%) Retail
5 81 (3.58%) Publishing
6 68 (3.00%) Marketing
7 65 (2.87%) Front Office
8 61 (2.69%) Back Office
9 56 (2.47%) Legal
10 51 (2.25%) Telecoms
11 33 (1.46%) General Ledger
12 31 (1.37%) Financial Institution
13 30 (1.33%) Manufacturing
13 30 (1.33%) Billing
14 25 (1.10%) Games
15 22 (0.97%) Advertising
16 17 (0.75%) Retail Banking
17 10 (0.44%) Local Government
17 10 (0.44%) Law
18 9 (0.40%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 700 (30.92%) Developer
2 586 (25.88%) Analyst
3 380 (16.78%) Business Analyst
4 306 (13.52%) Consultant
5 142 (6.27%) Architect
6 118 (5.21%) Project Manager
7 94 (4.15%) SharePoint Developer
8 89 (3.93%) Oracle Consultant
9 82 (3.62%) .NET Developer
10 71 (3.14%) CRM Developer
11 69 (3.05%) Oracle Developer
11 69 (3.05%) Java Developer
12 67 (2.96%) SAP Consultant
13 63 (2.78%) Senior Developer
14 61 (2.69%) Administrator
15 51 (2.25%) Solutions Architect
16 50 (2.21%) Technical Consultant
17 46 (2.03%) C# Developer
18 43 (1.90%) Data Analyst
18 43 (1.90%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 362 (15.99%) .NET
2 319 (14.09%) HTML
3 296 (13.07%) XML
4 251 (11.09%) Web Services
5 205 (9.05%) CSS
6 147 (6.49%) ASP.NET
7 117 (5.17%) WCF
8 110 (4.86%) jQuery
9 105 (4.64%) HTML5
10 84 (3.71%) SOAP
11 74 (3.27%) REST
12 67 (2.96%) WF
13 63 (2.78%) Ajax
14 57 (2.52%) J2EE
15 54 (2.39%) Middleware
16 52 (2.30%) .NET Framework
17 48 (2.12%) CSS3
18 47 (2.08%) JSP
19 46 (2.03%) Silverlight
20 44 (1.94%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 210 (9.28%) Analytical Skills
2 116 (5.12%) Management Information System
3 71 (3.14%) User Experience
4 64 (2.83%) Computer Science
5 46 (2.03%) Derivative
6 40 (1.77%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 38 (1.68%) Mainframe
8 29 (1.28%) Open Source
8 29 (1.28%) Mobile App
9 28 (1.24%) NHS
10 25 (1.10%) Reference Data
11 21 (0.93%) Visualisation
12 17 (0.75%) Online Games
12 17 (0.75%) Client/Server
13 15 (0.66%) Fixed Income
13 15 (0.66%) Mathematics
13 15 (0.66%) Enterprise Storage
13 15 (0.66%) Data Structures
14 14 (0.62%) Enterprise Software
14 14 (0.62%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 280 (12.37%) Windows
2 163 (7.20%) Linux
3 132 (5.83%) UNIX
4 57 (2.52%) Windows Server 2008
5 52 (2.30%) Windows Server 2003
6 39 (1.72%) CentOS
7 32 (1.41%) AIX
8 26 (1.15%) Windows XP
9 21 (0.93%) Ubuntu
10 18 (0.80%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 15 (0.66%) Windows 2000
12 14 (0.62%) Solaris
13 12 (0.53%) Apple iOS
14 11 (0.49%) Windows 7
14 11 (0.49%) Android
15 10 (0.44%) HPUX
16 9 (0.40%) Oracle Linux
17 8 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
18 5 (0.22%) Windows 8
18 5 (0.22%) VME
Processes & Methodologies
1 508 (22.44%) Agile Software Development
2 283 (12.50%) CRM
3 228 (10.07%) Migration
4 208 (9.19%) Business Analysis
5 203 (8.97%) Project Management
6 177 (7.82%) Business Intelligence
7 147 (6.49%) Scrum
8 139 (6.14%) User Acceptance Testing
9 130 (5.74%) ITIL
10 112 (4.95%) TDD
11 109 (4.81%) Data Modelling
12 104 (4.59%) Stakeholder Management
13 103 (4.55%) Use Case
14 102 (4.51%) SOA
15 98 (4.33%) MVC
16 97 (4.28%) Workflow Management
17 96 (4.24%) Change Management
18 91 (4.02%) Data Migration
19 88 (3.89%) PRINCE2
20 86 (3.80%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 544 (24.03%) SQL
2 297 (13.12%) JavaScript
3 247 (10.91%) C#
4 196 (8.66%) Java
5 168 (7.42%) PL/SQL
6 75 (3.31%) T-SQL
7 52 (2.30%) PowerShell
8 45 (1.99%) Python
9 41 (1.81%) C++
10 39 (1.72%) ABAP
10 39 (1.72%) Shell Script
11 36 (1.59%) VB.NET
11 36 (1.59%) C
12 31 (1.37%) PHP
13 28 (1.24%) Perl
14 23 (1.02%) Ruby
15 22 (0.97%) Apex Code
16 21 (0.93%) VB
17 20 (0.88%) VBA
18 12 (0.53%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 241 (10.64%) Security Cleared
2 171 (7.55%) SC Cleared
3 122 (5.39%) Degree
4 45 (1.99%) Microsoft Certification
5 39 (1.72%) ISEB
6 35 (1.55%) DV Cleared
7 22 (0.97%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 22 (0.97%) MCITP
8 18 (0.80%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 17 (0.75%) ITIL Certification
9 17 (0.75%) ISTQB
9 17 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
10 16 (0.71%) CISSP
11 12 (0.53%) CCNA
12 11 (0.49%) PMI Certification
13 10 (0.44%) MCSE
14 9 (0.40%) CCNP
14 9 (0.40%) PMP
14 9 (0.40%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
15 8 (0.35%) ACCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 110 (4.86%) QA
2 52 (2.30%) SLA
3 12 (0.53%) Data Quality
4 8 (0.35%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 7 (0.31%) Dodd-Frank
6 6 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 5 (0.22%) EMIR
8 4 (0.18%) GPG13
8 4 (0.18%) ISO 9001
8 4 (0.18%) Solvency II
8 4 (0.18%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.13%) WCAG
10 2 (0.088%) HL7
10 2 (0.088%) DICOM
10 2 (0.088%) FATCA
11 1 (0.044%) Basel III
System Software
1 55 (2.43%) Active Directory
2 13 (0.57%) Nmap
2 13 (0.57%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (0.40%) VMware ESX
4 7 (0.31%) VMware Server
5 6 (0.27%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.27%) XenApp
5 6 (0.27%) Xen
6 5 (0.22%) MetaFrame
6 5 (0.22%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (0.13%) NFS
7 3 (0.13%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (0.088%) Terminal Services
8 2 (0.088%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.088%) Oracle RAC
8 2 (0.088%) XenServer
8 2 (0.088%) vSphere
8 2 (0.088%) Docker
8 2 (0.088%) HDFS
9 1 (0.044%) GPFS
Systems Management
1 36 (1.59%) HP Quality Center
2 30 (1.33%) Puppet
3 22 (0.97%) Nagios
4 21 (0.93%) Tivoli
5 13 (0.57%) Control-M
5 13 (0.57%) Nessus
5 13 (0.57%) SCCM
6 9 (0.40%) Opscode Chef
7 7 (0.31%) Red Hat Spacewalk
7 7 (0.31%) Cobbler
8 6 (0.27%) Ansible
8 6 (0.27%) Opsview
8 6 (0.27%) SCOM
8 6 (0.27%) TIBCO Hawk
9 5 (0.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
9 5 (0.22%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 5 (0.22%) HP UCMDB
9 5 (0.22%) CA Spectrum
10 4 (0.18%) Oracle EDQ
10 4 (0.18%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 464 (20.49%) Oracle
2 441 (19.48%) Microsoft
3 122 (5.39%) SAP
4 91 (4.02%) IBM
5 81 (3.58%) HP
6 66 (2.92%) Salesforce.com
7 54 (2.39%) Adobe
8 46 (2.03%) Siebel
9 40 (1.77%) ServiceNow
10 37 (1.63%) Nintex
10 37 (1.63%) VMware
11 36 (1.59%) Cisco
11 36 (1.59%) Informatica
12 35 (1.55%) Red Hat
13 34 (1.50%) Remedy
13 34 (1.50%) Splunk
14 30 (1.33%) Business Objects
15 27 (1.19%) TIBCO
16 22 (0.97%) Murex
17 20 (0.88%) FatWire
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £0.00 per annum
Posted: 3 hours ago
West Midlands
Roc Search
Rate: £400 - £450 per annum
Posted: 11 hours ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Lawrence Harvey Enterprise
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Careerwise UK Limited
Rate: £400 - £550 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Midlands
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
Warrington, Cheshire
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: Yesterday
London
Randstad Technologies
Posted: Yesterday
Leeds, West Yorkshire
4it Recruitment Ltd
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day 3 Months Initially
Posted: Yesterday
East Midlands
Square One Resources
Rate: Up to £350 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: negotiable day rate
Posted: Yesterday
London
Square One Resources
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
Premier IT
Rate: £300 - £450 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Luton, Bedfordshire
Understanding Recruitment
Rate: £420 - £440 per day + Benefits
Posted: 2 days ago
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 2 days ago
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Certes Computing Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Experis Ltd
Posted: 2 days ago
Halifax, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £450.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Elevate Direct
Rate: From £600 to £700 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
Experis Ltd
Rate: £350 - £450 per day + Homeworking 2 days a week
Posted: 2 days ago
Hook, Hampshire
Square One Resources
Rate: From £250 to £275 per day
Posted: 2 days ago