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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 31 July 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workflow
Rank 74 60 69
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +9
Contract jobs citing Workflow 43 60 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 1.79% 2.45% 1.66%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.40% 3.29% 2.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 26 18
Average daily rate
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£338 £318 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.29% -11.18%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £165 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £570 £397
UK excluding London average daily rate £385 £385 £375
% change year-on-year
- +2.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 0
Average hourly rate £24.75 £175.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-85.85% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £25.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+44.00% +56.25%
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
1791 1826 1367
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 74.50% 74.56% 68.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 1092 977 688
Average daily rate £390 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.40% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £235 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £488
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 87 128 61
Average hourly rate £28.69 £30.20 £37.80
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% -20.10%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Workflow
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Workflow across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 31 July 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Workflow across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 2015.

Workflow Hourly Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 31 July 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
Birmingham -9 10 £408 +48.18% 4
Warwickshire -4 9 £200 -61.90% 3
Solihull - 5 - - 1
Walsall +7 4 £300 -29.61%
Coventry 0 3 £355 -18.85% 2
Staffordshire -4 3 £310 +87.87% 2
Shropshire - 2 £505 -
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 22 (25.00%) SQL
2 18 (20.45%) Oracle
3 16 (18.18%) JavaScript
4 15 (17.05%) HTML
4 15 (17.05%) Finance
5 14 (15.91%) Oracle Applications
5 14 (15.91%) Oracle Workflow
5 14 (15.91%) PL/SQL
5 14 (15.91%) .NET
5 14 (15.91%) CSS
5 14 (15.91%) Oracle Forms
5 14 (15.91%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (15.91%) SharePoint
6 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
6 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
7 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (12.50%) C#
8 10 (11.36%) XML
9 9 (10.23%) UNIX
9 9 (10.23%) Web Services
9 9 (10.23%) Oracle EBS
9 9 (10.23%) IBM
9 9 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (10.23%) SharePoint 2013
10 8 (9.09%) AngularJS
10 8 (9.09%) Workflow Management
10 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
10 8 (9.09%) Change Management
10 8 (9.09%) CRM
10 8 (9.09%) SOA

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region 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 14 (15.91%) SharePoint
1 14 (15.91%) Oracle Workflow
2 9 (10.23%) SharePoint 2013
3 5 (5.68%) Oracle Self-Service HR
3 5 (5.68%) CMS
4 4 (4.55%) JBoss
5 3 (3.41%) Apache
5 3 (3.41%) Tomcat
5 3 (3.41%) WebLogic
5 3 (3.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 3 (3.41%) Lync
6 2 (2.27%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.27%) Mule
7 1 (1.14%) WordPress
7 1 (1.14%) SAS
7 1 (1.14%) FileNet
Applications
1 7 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 5 (5.68%) InfoPath
3 3 (3.41%) MS Visio
3 3 (3.41%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.14%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 14 (15.91%) Oracle Applications
2 9 (10.23%) Oracle EBS
3 6 (6.82%) Oracle EBS R12
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle General Ledger
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle TCA
4 5 (5.68%) Oracle HRMS
5 4 (4.55%) Magento
6 3 (3.41%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (2.27%) SAP FI
7 2 (2.27%) SAP CRM
7 2 (2.27%) SAP FI/CO
7 2 (2.27%) SAP CO
8 1 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 1 (1.14%) SAP PS
8 1 (1.14%) SAP GRC
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.68%) Office 365
2 1 (1.14%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.55%) Intranet
2 3 (3.41%) OSPF
2 3 (3.41%) BGP
2 3 (3.41%) Firewall
2 3 (3.41%) SMS
2 3 (3.41%) HTTP
2 3 (3.41%) TCP/IP
2 3 (3.41%) DNS
2 3 (3.41%) Multicast
2 3 (3.41%) Structured Cabling
3 1 (1.14%) VoIP
3 1 (1.14%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (15.91%) Oracle Reports
2 13 (14.77%) SQL Server
3 8 (9.09%) MySQL
4 6 (6.82%) Relational Database
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Database 11g
5 5 (5.68%) Oracle Discoverer
6 3 (3.41%) RDBMS
6 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (3.41%) MongoDB
6 3 (3.41%) SQL Server 2012
7 2 (2.27%) DB2
7 2 (2.27%) IBM InfoSphere
8 1 (1.14%) MarkLogic
8 1 (1.14%) NoSQL
8 1 (1.14%) SAP HANA
8 1 (1.14%) BusinessObjects
8 1 (1.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (1.14%) Data Mart
Development Applications
1 14 (15.91%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (5.68%) Git (software)
3 4 (4.55%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.14%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.14%) Eclipse
General
1 15 (17.05%) Finance
2 5 (5.68%) General Ledger
2 5 (5.68%) Marketing
3 4 (4.55%) Automotive
3 4 (4.55%) Legal
4 3 (3.41%) Publishing
4 3 (3.41%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.27%) Electronics
5 2 (2.27%) Law
5 2 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.27%) Local Government
6 1 (1.14%) Advertising
6 1 (1.14%) Banking
6 1 (1.14%) Retail
Job Titles
1 37 (42.05%) Developer
2 16 (18.18%) Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Business Analyst
3 11 (12.50%) Consultant
4 9 (10.23%) SharePoint Developer
5 8 (9.09%) Architect
6 6 (6.82%) Oracle Developer
7 5 (5.68%) Administrator
7 5 (5.68%) Project Manager
7 5 (5.68%) Business Developer
8 4 (4.55%) PHP Developer
8 4 (4.55%) PHP Symfony Developer
8 4 (4.55%) Oracle Consultant
9 3 (3.41%) SAP Business Analyst
9 3 (3.41%) CRM Consultant
9 3 (3.41%) Oracle HR Consultant
9 3 (3.41%) SharePoint Administrator
9 3 (3.41%) Oracle HRMS Consultant
9 3 (3.41%) Website Developer
9 3 (3.41%) SAP Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (17.05%) HTML
2 14 (15.91%) .NET
2 14 (15.91%) CSS
3 10 (11.36%) XML
4 9 (10.23%) Web Services
5 8 (9.09%) AngularJS
6 7 (7.95%) REST
7 5 (5.68%) jQuery
7 5 (5.68%) WCF
8 4 (4.55%) Symfony
8 4 (4.55%) .NET Framework
8 4 (4.55%) HTML5
8 4 (4.55%) KnockoutJS
9 3 (3.41%) D3.js
9 3 (3.41%) Flot
9 3 (3.41%) JMS
9 3 (3.41%) Middleware
9 3 (3.41%) Spring
9 3 (3.41%) Struts
9 3 (3.41%) JSP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (3.41%) Management Information System
1 3 (3.41%) N-Tier
1 3 (3.41%) Visualisation
1 3 (3.41%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.27%) Client/Server
2 2 (2.27%) User Experience
3 1 (1.14%) Data Centre
3 1 (1.14%) Arduino
3 1 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (1.14%) NHS
3 1 (1.14%) DTV
3 1 (1.14%) PACS
3 1 (1.14%) SCADA
3 1 (1.14%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.14%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.14%) DataPower
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.23%) UNIX
2 6 (6.82%) Linux
3 3 (3.41%) SUSE
3 3 (3.41%) Solaris
4 2 (2.27%) Windows
5 1 (1.14%) Android
5 1 (1.14%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
2 9 (10.23%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (9.09%) Workflow Management
3 8 (9.09%) SOA
3 8 (9.09%) Change Management
3 8 (9.09%) CRM
4 7 (7.95%) OO
4 7 (7.95%) Migration
4 7 (7.95%) Use Case
5 6 (6.82%) Business Analysis
5 6 (6.82%) Document Management
5 6 (6.82%) Configuration Management
5 6 (6.82%) Project Management
6 5 (5.68%) Web Design
6 5 (5.68%) Technical Architecture
7 4 (4.55%) Web Development
7 4 (4.55%) Open Source
7 4 (4.55%) Process Management
7 4 (4.55%) ITIL
8 3 (3.41%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 22 (25.00%) SQL
2 16 (18.18%) JavaScript
3 14 (15.91%) PL/SQL
4 11 (12.50%) C#
5 6 (6.82%) PHP
6 5 (5.68%) Java
7 3 (3.41%) C
7 3 (3.41%) C++
7 3 (3.41%) VBA
8 1 (1.14%) Python
8 1 (1.14%) XQuery
8 1 (1.14%) Objective-C
8 1 (1.14%) PowerShell
8 1 (1.14%) Apex Code
8 1 (1.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (1.14%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 8 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 7 (7.95%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.41%) PMP
3 3 (3.41%) PMI Certification
3 3 (3.41%) CCNA
3 3 (3.41%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (2.27%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (1.14%) CCA
5 1 (1.14%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.27%) QA
2 1 (1.14%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.14%) Active Directory
1 1 (1.14%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (1.14%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (3.41%) Kibana
Vendors
1 18 (20.45%) Oracle
2 13 (14.77%) Microsoft
3 9 (10.23%) IBM
4 8 (9.09%) SAP
5 3 (3.41%) Cisco
5 3 (3.41%) BEA
5 3 (3.41%) Vitria
5 3 (3.41%) Telerik
5 3 (3.41%) Pega
5 3 (3.41%) F5
5 3 (3.41%) Nintex
5 3 (3.41%) Red Hat
6 2 (2.27%) Sybase
7 1 (1.14%) i2
7 1 (1.14%) Pegasus
7 1 (1.14%) Dell
7 1 (1.14%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.14%) Mercator
7 1 (1.14%) VMware
7 1 (1.14%) CheckPoint