The table below looks at the statistics for Workflow skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 24 June 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Workflow
Rank 93 75 70
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -5
Contract jobs citing Workflow 50 46 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.66% 1.92% 2.21%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.02% 2.52% 2.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 20 23
Median daily rate £450 £323 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+39.53% -19.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £560
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £25.66 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £32.83 £22.60
% change year-on-year
+52.29% +45.24%
Workflow
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
2471 1823 1805
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 81.88% 76.21% 76.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 1476 1147 980
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £375
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 72 125
Median hourly rate £24.00 £26.25 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £15.70 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.00 £41.10 £37.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £30.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Workflow as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Workflow Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Workflow
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Workflow across the West Midlands region.

Workflow Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Workflow
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016.

Workflow Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

Workflow
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Workflow across the West Midlands region.

Workflow Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Birmingham +5 21 £455 +42.18% 4
Warwickshire -11 7 £350 +75.00% 1
Solihull -18 5 £490 - 1
Walsall -1 4 £545 - 1
Coventry -6 3 £425 +18.05%
Staffordshire +3 2 £250 - 3
West Bromwich - 2 £325 - 1
Shropshire -32 1 - -
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Workflow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 29 (30.85%) Oracle
2 28 (29.79%) SQL
3 26 (27.66%) Web Services
4 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
5 23 (24.47%) Oracle Workflow
6 21 (22.34%) XML
7 19 (20.21%) .NET
7 19 (20.21%) OO
7 19 (20.21%) ETL
7 19 (20.21%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (20.21%) Migration
8 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
8 18 (19.15%) C#
9 17 (18.09%) Java
9 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
10 16 (17.02%) Windows
10 16 (17.02%) Security Cleared
11 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
11 15 (15.96%) Oracle Forms
11 15 (15.96%) Data Warehouse
11 15 (15.96%) Finance
12 14 (14.89%) HTML
12 14 (14.89%) CSS
13 13 (13.83%) Oracle Reports
14 12 (12.77%) MS Excel
14 12 (12.77%) UML
14 12 (12.77%) OOP
14 12 (12.77%) PL/SQL
14 12 (12.77%) Oracle Database
15 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 23 (24.47%) Oracle Workflow
2 11 (11.70%) SharePoint
3 6 (6.38%) JBoss
3 6 (6.38%) PowerExchange
3 6 (6.38%) Tomcat
3 6 (6.38%) WebLogic
3 6 (6.38%) WebSphere
4 4 (4.26%) IIS
5 3 (3.19%) SAP Portal
6 2 (2.13%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (1.06%) IBM Notes
7 1 (1.06%) K2 blackpearl
7 1 (1.06%) SharePoint 2010
7 1 (1.06%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (1.06%) WordPress
Applications
1 12 (12.77%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.32%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.19%) MS Office
3 3 (3.19%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.06%) PTC Creo
4 1 (1.06%) Siemens NX
4 1 (1.06%) SOLIDWORKS
4 1 (1.06%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.06%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 8 (8.51%) Oracle Applications
2 5 (5.32%) Oracle EBS R12
3 4 (4.26%) SAP IS-U
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Financials
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (2.13%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (2.13%) StreamServe
5 1 (1.06%) Dynamics CRM
5 1 (1.06%) HFM
5 1 (1.06%) Oracle HRMS
5 1 (1.06%) SAP GRC
5 1 (1.06%) SAP R/3
5 1 (1.06%) Teamcenter
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.19%) BT 21CN
2 2 (2.13%) Firewall
2 2 (2.13%) Junos
2 2 (2.13%) VPN
3 1 (1.06%) DNS
3 1 (1.06%) Intranet
3 1 (1.06%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (19.15%) SQL Server
2 15 (15.96%) Data Warehouse
3 13 (13.83%) Oracle Reports
4 12 (12.77%) Oracle Database
5 7 (7.45%) RDBMS
5 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
6 6 (6.38%) DB2
6 6 (6.38%) Oracle OWB
6 6 (6.38%) PowerCenter
7 4 (4.26%) BusinessObjects
7 4 (4.26%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 4 (4.26%) SQLPlus
8 2 (2.13%) Oracle Database 11g
8 2 (2.13%) SAP BI
8 2 (2.13%) SAP BW
8 2 (2.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 1 (1.06%) MySQL
9 1 (1.06%) Oracle Discoverer
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (1.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 15 (15.96%) Oracle Forms
2 8 (8.51%) ClearQuest
2 8 (8.51%) Git (software)
2 8 (8.51%) Jenkins
2 8 (8.51%) JIRA
2 8 (8.51%) PVCS
3 7 (7.45%) Visual Studio
4 5 (5.32%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.06%) LSMW
5 1 (1.06%) Selenium
General
1 15 (15.96%) Finance
2 2 (2.13%) Advertising
2 2 (2.13%) Manufacturing
2 2 (2.13%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.06%) Banking
3 1 (1.06%) Billing
3 1 (1.06%) Legal
3 1 (1.06%) Military
3 1 (1.06%) Retail
Job Titles
1 42 (44.68%) Developer
2 19 (20.21%) Analyst
3 10 (10.64%) Business Analyst
3 10 (10.64%) Consultant
4 9 (9.57%) Lead Developer
5 8 (8.51%) .NET Developer
6 7 (7.45%) Architect
6 7 (7.45%) Oracle Developer
7 6 (6.38%) C# Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Informatica Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Lead Architect
7 6 (6.38%) SharePoint Developer
7 6 (6.38%) SQL Developer
7 6 (6.38%) Systems Architect
8 5 (5.32%) C# .NET Developer
8 5 (5.32%) Java Developer
9 4 (4.26%) ABAP Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Administrator
9 4 (4.26%) ASP.NET Developer
9 4 (4.26%) Oracle Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (27.66%) Web Services
2 21 (22.34%) XML
3 19 (20.21%) .NET
4 14 (14.89%) CSS
4 14 (14.89%) HTML
5 11 (11.70%) ASP.NET
6 9 (9.57%) Apache CXF
7 8 (8.51%) XSD
8 7 (7.45%) Middleware
9 6 (6.38%) .NET Framework
9 6 (6.38%) JMS
9 6 (6.38%) jQuery
9 6 (6.38%) JSP
9 6 (6.38%) Servlets
9 6 (6.38%) Spring
9 6 (6.38%) Struts
9 6 (6.38%) WebSphere MQ
10 4 (4.26%) Entity Framework
11 3 (3.19%) ASP.NET MVC
11 3 (3.19%) SAP Business Workflow
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.64%) N-Tier
2 6 (6.38%) Client/Server
2 6 (6.38%) Informatics
3 2 (2.13%) Data Centre
3 2 (2.13%) Fat Client
3 2 (2.13%) FMCG
3 2 (2.13%) Mainframe
3 2 (2.13%) Management Information System
3 2 (2.13%) Mobile App
3 2 (2.13%) RSA SecurID
3 2 (2.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.06%) Blackberry
4 1 (1.06%) BYOD
4 1 (1.06%) CMDB
4 1 (1.06%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.06%) SCADA
4 1 (1.06%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 16 (17.02%) Windows
2 8 (8.51%) Linux
3 6 (6.38%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (3.19%) Windows Server
5 2 (2.13%) Mac OS X
6 1 (1.06%) Android
6 1 (1.06%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (25.53%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (20.21%) Business Intelligence
2 19 (20.21%) ETL
2 19 (20.21%) Migration
2 19 (20.21%) OO
3 12 (12.77%) OOP
3 12 (12.77%) UML
4 11 (11.70%) MVC
5 10 (10.64%) Continuous Integration
6 9 (9.57%) Automated Testing
6 9 (9.57%) Business Analysis
7 8 (8.51%) Defect Tracking
8 7 (7.45%) CRM
9 6 (6.38%) Continuous Improvement
9 6 (6.38%) Data Transformation
9 6 (6.38%) EAI
9 6 (6.38%) Enterprise Architecture
9 6 (6.38%) SDLC
9 6 (6.38%) Technical Architecture
10 5 (5.32%) Data Architecture
Programming Languages
1 28 (29.79%) SQL
2 18 (19.15%) C#
3 17 (18.09%) Java
4 15 (15.96%) JavaScript
5 12 (12.77%) PL/SQL
6 9 (9.57%) C
7 8 (8.51%) R
8 5 (5.32%) PowerShell
8 5 (5.32%) VBScript
9 4 (4.26%) ABAP
10 3 (3.19%) VB
11 2 (2.13%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.13%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.13%) VB.NET
12 1 (1.06%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (17.02%) Security Cleared
2 10 (10.64%) SC Cleared
3 9 (9.57%) Sun Certification
4 5 (5.32%) DV Cleared
4 5 (5.32%) MCAD
4 5 (5.32%) MCSD
4 5 (5.32%) MCTS
4 5 (5.32%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (4.26%) MCITP
6 1 (1.06%) Degree
6 1 (1.06%) MCPD
6 1 (1.06%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.38%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.06%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.06%) QA
2 1 (1.06%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (4.26%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (2.13%) Ansible
2 1 (1.06%) Tivoli
2 1 (1.06%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 29 (30.85%) Oracle
2 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
3 10 (10.64%) Informatica
4 8 (8.51%) SAP
5 7 (7.45%) Pega
6 6 (6.38%) BEA
6 6 (6.38%) IBM
6 6 (6.38%) Sybase
6 6 (6.38%) Vitria
7 3 (3.19%) Pegasus
8 2 (2.13%) DevExpress
8 2 (2.13%) Kofax
8 2 (2.13%) New Relic
8 2 (2.13%) OpenText
9 1 (1.06%) ANSYS
9 1 (1.06%) Lotus
9 1 (1.06%) MobileIron
9 1 (1.06%) PTC
9 1 (1.06%) Salesforce.com
9 1 (1.06%) ServiceNow
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