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 1 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workflow
Rank 110 103 98
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -5
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1027 1070 933
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 1.84% 1.96% 1.93%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.41% 2.62% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 617 662 569
Average daily rate
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£415 £400 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £250 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £567 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 9 17
Average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.57% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £43.46 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £35.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
-28.57% +30.84%

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
42679 40798 35545
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 76.47% 74.90% 73.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 26665 25518 21197
Average daily rate £413 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £375 £360
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1239 1169 1080
Average hourly rate £29.00 £30.00 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £50.00 £53.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £30.75 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-0.81% -3.90%

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 1 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 1 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 1 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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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 -1 954 £425 +6.25% 255
London 0 467 £465 +9.41% 102
South East -26 151 £400 +6.66% 54
City of London -5 111 £475 +5.55% 38
North West +18 79 £450 +27.65% 24
Yorkshire +15 64 £240 -40.00% 13
West Yorkshire +10 54 £230 -42.86% 8
Hampshire +12 46 £414 +23.50% 14
East Midlands +11 46 £450 +53.84% 6
West Midlands -21 44 £365 +7.35% 11
Leeds 0 41 £228 -43.12% 5
Scotland -46 41 £375 +0.67% 7
Berkshire -22 39 £400 -15.78% 13
East of England +12 38 £375 +3.44% 22
Manchester +10 34 £450 +2.85% 14
South West -19 32 £475 +33.80% 18
Northamptonshire +1 23 £500 +17.64%
Cheshire -1 23 £385 -3.02% 6
Buckinghamshire -4 23 £388 -13.88% 4
Northampton +14 20 £500 +14.28%
North East +2 17 £313 -13.19% 1
Hertfordshire +11 16 £381 +245.90% 6
Tyne and Wear +9 15 £310 -3.50% 1
Reading -16 15 £400 +30.61% 3
Newcastle upon Tyne +9 14 £308 -4.28% 1
Surrey -25 14 £400 - 7
Bracknell +8 13 £385 +2.66% 1
Croydon +7 13 £350 -20.00% 1
Lancashire +13 12 £545 +65.15% 3
Birmingham -13 12 £310 -6.06% 3

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 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.

1 538 (27.24%) Finance
2 473 (23.95%) SQL
3 402 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
4 330 (16.71%) Oracle
5 296 (14.99%) Microsoft
6 280 (14.18%) Java
7 262 (13.27%) JavaScript
8 259 (13.11%) .NET
9 239 (12.10%) Oracle Workflow
10 236 (11.95%) Banking
11 235 (11.90%) SQL Server
12 226 (11.44%) HTML
13 225 (11.39%) Windows
14 221 (11.19%) C#
15 217 (10.99%) Project Management
16 215 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
17 211 (10.68%) CRM
18 196 (9.92%) Web Services
19 190 (9.62%) XML
20 189 (9.57%) Business Analysis
21 179 (9.06%) ITIL
22 177 (8.96%) SAP
23 175 (8.86%) MS Excel
24 172 (8.71%) Security Cleared
25 169 (8.56%) SharePoint
26 156 (7.90%) Migration
27 150 (7.59%) CSS
28 144 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
29 139 (7.04%) Degree
30 131 (6.63%) SC Cleared

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 (12.10%) Oracle Workflow
2 169 (8.56%) SharePoint
3 69 (3.49%) CMS
4 51 (2.58%) SharePoint 2010
5 47 (2.38%) FileNet
5 47 (2.38%) WebSphere
6 43 (2.18%) IIS
7 40 (2.03%) SharePoint 2013
8 35 (1.77%) BizTalk Server
9 30 (1.52%) JBoss
10 26 (1.32%) Tomcat
10 26 (1.32%) Confluence
11 23 (1.16%) Documentum
12 20 (1.01%) Apache
13 18 (0.91%) SAS
14 16 (0.81%) WebLogic
15 14 (0.71%) SharePoint Server
16 12 (0.61%) MS Exchange
16 12 (0.61%) K2 blackpearl
17 11 (0.56%) Adobe Experience Manager
Applications
1 175 (8.86%) MS Excel
2 80 (4.05%) MS Office
3 66 (3.34%) MS Visio
4 51 (2.58%) MS PowerPoint
5 36 (1.82%) MS Project
6 28 (1.42%) InfoPath
7 25 (1.27%) Photoshop
8 16 (0.81%) Spreadsheet
9 10 (0.51%) Adobe Illustrator
10 5 (0.25%) Final Cut Pro
10 5 (0.25%) InDesign
11 4 (0.20%) Maya
11 4 (0.20%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 3 (0.15%) Siemens NX
13 2 (0.10%) Fireworks
13 2 (0.10%) AutoCAD
13 2 (0.10%) PowerPivot
13 2 (0.10%) Mingle
14 1 (0.051%) OmniGraffle
14 1 (0.051%) Adobe Premiere
Business Applications
1 94 (4.76%) Oracle EBS
2 80 (4.05%) Oracle EBS R12
3 62 (3.14%) Oracle Applications
4 56 (2.84%) Dynamics CRM
5 39 (1.97%) Oracle General Ledger
6 33 (1.67%) Oracle Payables
7 25 (1.27%) Oracle Receivables
8 23 (1.16%) Oracle Financials
9 17 (0.86%) Remedy ITSM
10 15 (0.76%) Oracle TCA
11 14 (0.71%) Agresso
11 14 (0.71%) WebTrends
12 13 (0.66%) Oracle iProcurement
13 12 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
13 12 (0.61%) Oracle Internet Expenses
14 11 (0.56%) Oracle Cash Management
14 11 (0.56%) SAP FI
14 11 (0.56%) SAP FI/CO
14 11 (0.56%) SAP HR
14 11 (0.56%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 14 (0.71%) Office 365
2 13 (0.66%) Google Analytics
3 12 (0.61%) Adobe Analytics
4 11 (0.56%) SaaS
5 10 (0.51%) Microsoft Azure
6 7 (0.35%) Amazon AWS
7 6 (0.30%) IaaS
8 5 (0.25%) Force.com
9 4 (0.20%) Boomi
10 3 (0.15%) Google Cloud Platform
11 2 (0.10%) IBM Blueworks
12 1 (0.051%) FinancialForce.com
12 1 (0.051%) Mimecast
12 1 (0.051%) Trello
12 1 (0.051%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 47 (2.38%) SAN
2 42 (2.13%) Firewall
3 38 (1.92%) LDAP
4 35 (1.77%) Internet
5 25 (1.27%) Intranet
6 24 (1.22%) SSL
7 23 (1.16%) NAS
7 23 (1.16%) DNS
7 23 (1.16%) TCP/IP
8 19 (0.96%) HTTP
9 16 (0.81%) Fibre Channel
10 14 (0.71%) DHCP
11 13 (0.66%) Extranet
12 11 (0.56%) WAN
12 11 (0.56%) LAN
13 10 (0.51%) Network Security
14 9 (0.46%) DMZ
15 8 (0.41%) HTTPS
15 8 (0.41%) VPN
16 6 (0.30%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 235 (11.90%) SQL Server
2 107 (5.42%) Oracle Reports
3 89 (4.51%) Relational Database
4 80 (4.05%) Data Warehouse
5 72 (3.65%) Oracle Database
6 49 (2.48%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 45 (2.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 44 (2.23%) Oracle Database 11g
8 44 (2.23%) SQL Server 2008
9 42 (2.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 29 (1.47%) RDBMS
11 28 (1.42%) MySQL
12 25 (1.27%) Oracle Discoverer
13 24 (1.22%) NoSQL
14 23 (1.16%) Oracle BI EE
15 22 (1.11%) SQL Server 2005
15 22 (1.11%) Data Mining
16 21 (1.06%) Siebel EIM
17 20 (1.01%) SQL Server 2012
17 20 (1.01%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 73 (3.70%) Oracle Forms
2 71 (3.59%) JIRA
3 67 (3.39%) Visual Studio
4 41 (2.08%) Jenkins
4 41 (2.08%) Team Foundation Server
5 36 (1.82%) Git (software)
6 33 (1.67%) Subversion
7 20 (1.01%) Eclipse
8 18 (0.91%) Maven
8 18 (0.91%) JUnit
9 15 (0.76%) JDeveloper
10 13 (0.66%) ClearCase
11 12 (0.61%) ClearQuest
12 10 (0.51%) NUnit
12 10 (0.51%) Oracle APEX
12 10 (0.51%) Selenium
12 10 (0.51%) Artifactory
13 9 (0.46%) Atlassian Bamboo
13 9 (0.46%) Axure RP
13 9 (0.46%) Toad
General
1 538 (27.24%) Finance
2 236 (11.95%) Banking
3 91 (4.61%) Investment Banking
4 80 (4.05%) Retail
5 77 (3.90%) Back Office
6 76 (3.85%) Marketing
7 56 (2.84%) Telecoms
7 56 (2.84%) Front Office
8 52 (2.63%) Publishing
9 50 (2.53%) Legal
10 41 (2.08%) Manufacturing
11 36 (1.82%) General Ledger
12 22 (1.11%) Advertising
13 18 (0.91%) Financial Institution
14 16 (0.81%) Pharmaceutical
15 15 (0.76%) Law
16 14 (0.71%) Retail Banking
16 14 (0.71%) Local Government
17 13 (0.66%) Games
18 10 (0.51%) Billing
Job Titles
1 533 (26.99%) Developer
2 488 (24.71%) Analyst
3 321 (16.25%) Business Analyst
4 210 (10.63%) Consultant
5 173 (8.76%) Architect
6 91 (4.61%) Project Manager
7 72 (3.65%) Senior Developer
8 71 (3.59%) Java Developer
8 71 (3.59%) Solutions Architect
9 67 (3.39%) Administrator
10 60 (3.04%) Oracle Developer
11 55 (2.78%) SAP Consultant
12 44 (2.23%) .NET Developer
12 44 (2.23%) SharePoint Developer
13 40 (2.03%) Technical Architect
14 35 (1.77%) Oracle Consultant
15 32 (1.62%) CRM Developer
16 31 (1.57%) Applications Support
17 30 (1.52%) C# Developer
17 30 (1.52%) Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 259 (13.11%) .NET
2 226 (11.44%) HTML
3 196 (9.92%) Web Services
4 190 (9.62%) XML
5 150 (7.59%) CSS
6 108 (5.47%) ASP.NET
7 86 (4.35%) jQuery
8 83 (4.20%) HTML5
9 76 (3.85%) WCF
10 75 (3.80%) .NET Framework
11 66 (3.34%) REST
12 58 (2.94%) Spring
13 49 (2.48%) Middleware
13 49 (2.48%) Ajax
14 41 (2.08%) Hibernate
15 40 (2.03%) WF
16 39 (1.97%) JSON
17 37 (1.87%) SOAP
18 36 (1.82%) J2EE
19 32 (1.62%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 215 (10.89%) Analytical Skills
2 93 (4.71%) Management Information System
3 79 (4.00%) User Experience
4 77 (3.90%) Derivative
5 60 (3.04%) Computer Science
6 52 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 46 (2.33%) NHS
8 42 (2.13%) Open Source
9 39 (1.97%) Fixed Income
10 33 (1.67%) Equity Derivative
11 26 (1.32%) GIS
12 24 (1.22%) Equities
13 23 (1.16%) CMDB
14 22 (1.11%) Visualisation
15 19 (0.96%) PKI
16 18 (0.91%) Smartcard
16 18 (0.91%) Data Integration
17 16 (0.81%) Statistics
17 16 (0.81%) Credit Derivative
18 12 (0.61%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 225 (11.39%) Windows
2 130 (6.58%) UNIX
3 124 (6.28%) Linux
4 58 (2.94%) Windows Server 2008
5 51 (2.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 47 (2.38%) CentOS
7 36 (1.82%) Ubuntu
8 22 (1.11%) Solaris
9 20 (1.01%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 15 (0.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 15 (0.76%) Windows XP
11 14 (0.71%) Android
12 10 (0.51%) Windows 7
13 9 (0.46%) Apple iOS
14 7 (0.35%) VME
14 7 (0.35%) MVS
14 7 (0.35%) AIX
15 6 (0.30%) Windows 2000
15 6 (0.30%) Mac OS X
16 5 (0.25%) Mac OS X Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 402 (20.35%) Agile Software Development
2 217 (10.99%) Project Management
3 211 (10.68%) CRM
4 189 (9.57%) Business Analysis
5 179 (9.06%) ITIL
6 156 (7.90%) Migration
7 144 (7.29%) Business Intelligence
8 129 (6.53%) Service Management
9 108 (5.47%) Data Modelling
10 106 (5.37%) Scrum
11 105 (5.32%) SOA
12 97 (4.91%) Content Management
12 97 (4.91%) Use Case
13 91 (4.61%) Stakeholder Management
13 91 (4.61%) User Acceptance Testing
14 90 (4.56%) Analytics
14 90 (4.56%) Workflow Management
15 87 (4.41%) Unit Testing
16 84 (4.25%) OO
17 83 (4.20%) UML
Programming Languages
1 473 (23.95%) SQL
2 280 (14.18%) Java
3 262 (13.27%) JavaScript
4 221 (11.19%) C#
5 127 (6.43%) PL/SQL
6 67 (3.39%) Python
7 48 (2.43%) Shell Script
8 46 (2.33%) PowerShell
9 40 (2.03%) T-SQL
10 39 (1.97%) ABAP
11 37 (1.87%) Perl
11 37 (1.87%) PHP
12 36 (1.82%) VB
13 35 (1.77%) VB.NET
14 32 (1.62%) C++
14 32 (1.62%) C
15 22 (1.11%) VBA
16 20 (1.01%) Ruby
16 20 (1.01%) VBScript
17 19 (0.96%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 172 (8.71%) Security Cleared
2 139 (7.04%) Degree
3 131 (6.63%) SC Cleared
4 33 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
5 30 (1.52%) ISEB
6 28 (1.42%) DV Cleared
7 27 (1.37%) ITIL Certification
8 21 (1.06%) PMI Certification
9 19 (0.96%) PMP
10 17 (0.86%) MCSE
11 10 (0.51%) CCNA
11 10 (0.51%) Siebel Certification
11 10 (0.51%) Cisco Certification
12 8 (0.41%) ISTQB
12 8 (0.41%) MCP
13 6 (0.30%) HND
13 6 (0.30%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (0.25%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
14 5 (0.25%) CISSP
14 5 (0.25%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 98 (4.96%) QA
2 35 (1.77%) SLA
3 23 (1.16%) EMIR
4 19 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 14 (0.71%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.66%) ISO 9000
7 12 (0.61%) Dodd-Frank
8 11 (0.56%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 8 (0.41%) MiFID
10 7 (0.35%) ISO 9001
11 5 (0.25%) PCI DSS
12 3 (0.15%) FATCA
12 3 (0.15%) 21 CFR Part 11
12 3 (0.15%) GCP
12 3 (0.15%) COBIT
13 2 (0.10%) DICOM
13 2 (0.10%) ISO 14001
14 1 (0.051%) P3O
14 1 (0.051%) JSP 440
14 1 (0.051%) Basel III
System Software
1 43 (2.18%) Active Directory
2 37 (1.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (0.91%) Hyper-V
4 14 (0.71%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (0.61%) Microsoft Virtual Server
5 12 (0.61%) vSphere
6 11 (0.56%) VMware Server
6 11 (0.56%) VMware ESX
7 10 (0.51%) NFS
8 5 (0.25%) HDFS
8 5 (0.25%) Apache Flume
8 5 (0.25%) Microsoft App-V
8 5 (0.25%) Xen
9 4 (0.20%) VirtualBox
9 4 (0.20%) GPFS
9 4 (0.20%) Docker
10 3 (0.15%) vCloud
11 2 (0.10%) Terminal Services
11 2 (0.10%) Firmware
11 2 (0.10%) Ceph
Systems Management
1 35 (1.77%) Puppet
2 23 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
3 22 (1.11%) HP Quality Center
4 17 (0.86%) SCCM
5 15 (0.76%) SCOM
6 11 (0.56%) Tivoli
6 11 (0.56%) NetBackup
7 9 (0.46%) Control-M
8 7 (0.35%) OpenIDM
8 7 (0.35%) Ansible
8 7 (0.35%) Nagios
9 6 (0.30%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 6 (0.30%) HP SiteScope
9 6 (0.30%) ITRS Geneos
10 5 (0.25%) Cobbler
11 4 (0.20%) Nessus
11 4 (0.20%) Nmap
11 4 (0.20%) OpenView
11 4 (0.20%) MOM
11 4 (0.20%) Netcool
Vendors
1 330 (16.71%) Oracle
2 296 (14.99%) Microsoft
3 177 (8.96%) SAP
4 93 (4.71%) HP
5 68 (3.44%) IBM
6 61 (3.09%) VMware
7 46 (2.33%) Cisco
8 44 (2.23%) Adobe
9 43 (2.18%) Red Hat
10 42 (2.13%) Salesforce.com
11 40 (2.03%) Siebel
12 39 (1.97%) Sybase
13 37 (1.87%) ServiceNow
13 37 (1.87%) BMC
14 35 (1.77%) Splunk
15 33 (1.67%) Remedy
16 27 (1.37%) Nintex
17 25 (1.27%) Business Objects
17 25 (1.27%) Google
18 24 (1.22%) Informatica
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