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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workflow
Rank 50 62 73
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +11
Contract jobs citing Workflow 75 40 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 2.95% 1.94% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 4.36% 2.84% 2.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 45 19 15
Average daily rate
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£325 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £273 £281
10% offered a daily rate of more than £441 £501 £465
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £400
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £15.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.15 £36.07 £30.00
% change year-on-year
-74.62% +20.21%
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
1720 1409 1509
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 67.64% 68.33% 68.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 925 784 780
Average daily rate £375 £360 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £363 £370
% change year-on-year
+3.44% -2.02%
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 58 114
Average hourly rate £28.69 £27.50 £32.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.32% -14.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £12.40 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.80 £37.80 £36.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.38 £29.00 £26.90
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +7.80%

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 24 October 2014.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 24 October 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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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
Birmingham +22 35 £200 -29.20% 4
Warwickshire -2 17 £331 -5.35% 5
Coventry -6 3 £463 +23.33% 2
Wolverhampton -4 2 £331 -35.04% 2
Shropshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Solihull - - - -
Workflow
England

Workflow
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 46 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 45 (33.58%) Finance
3 34 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
4 27 (20.15%) MS Excel
5 22 (16.42%) Web Services
6 20 (14.93%) SQL Server
7 19 (14.18%) SharePoint
8 18 (13.43%) .NET
9 17 (12.69%) Retail
9 17 (12.69%) XML
9 17 (12.69%) ITIL
9 17 (12.69%) Oracle
9 17 (12.69%) CRM
10 16 (11.94%) E-Commerce
10 16 (11.94%) UML
10 16 (11.94%) Data Modelling
10 16 (11.94%) ATG
11 15 (11.19%) E-Discovery
12 14 (10.45%) Client/Server
13 13 (9.70%) Windows
13 13 (9.70%) Change Management
13 13 (9.70%) Tivoli
13 13 (9.70%) Dynamics CRM
14 12 (8.96%) Oracle Workflow
14 12 (8.96%) SAP
14 12 (8.96%) SQL
14 12 (8.96%) C#
14 12 (8.96%) Linux
14 12 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
14 12 (8.96%) Enterprise Storage

Workflow
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 19 (14.18%) SharePoint
2 12 (8.96%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (2.99%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (1.49%) WebSphere
5 1 (0.75%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.75%) Node.js
5 1 (0.75%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.75%) CMS
5 1 (0.75%) WebLogic
5 1 (0.75%) IIS
5 1 (0.75%) JBoss
5 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (20.15%) MS Excel
2 5 (3.73%) InfoPath
3 3 (2.24%) MS Visio
4 2 (1.49%) MS Project
4 2 (1.49%) MS Office
5 1 (0.75%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 13 (9.70%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (2.99%) SAP CRM
2 4 (2.99%) Oracle EBS R12
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle Payables
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle Receivables
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle Cash Management
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle Assets
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle Internet Expenses
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle Subledger Accounting
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle FAH
3 3 (2.24%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle EBS
3 3 (2.24%) SAP IS-U
3 3 (2.24%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.49%) Dynamics AX
4 2 (1.49%) SAP PM
4 2 (1.49%) Oracle Financials
5 1 (0.75%) Tridion
5 1 (0.75%) SAP FI
5 1 (0.75%) Oracle HRMS
Cloud Services
1 4 (2.99%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.24%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (0.75%) SaaS
3 1 (0.75%) Force.com
Communications & Networking
1 6 (4.48%) LDAP
2 5 (3.73%) Internet
3 3 (2.24%) Unified Communications
4 1 (0.75%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (14.93%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.73%) MySQL
3 4 (2.99%) Data Warehouse
3 4 (2.99%) Siebel EIM
3 4 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (2.24%) DB2
4 3 (2.24%) Relational Database
4 3 (2.24%) RDBMS
5 2 (1.49%) PowerCenter
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle BI EE
5 2 (1.49%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.49%) Oracle Reports
5 2 (1.49%) Data Mining
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (0.75%) QlikView
6 1 (0.75%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (0.75%) Oracle BI Publisher
Development Applications
1 10 (7.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (2.24%) NCover
2 3 (2.24%) StyleCop
2 3 (2.24%) MSTest
2 3 (2.24%) NDepend
2 3 (2.24%) MSBuild
2 3 (2.24%) SpecFlow
2 3 (2.24%) Visual Studio
2 3 (2.24%) Toad
2 3 (2.24%) NUnit
2 3 (2.24%) Jenkins
2 3 (2.24%) ReSharper
2 3 (2.24%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.49%) NuGet
3 2 (1.49%) Subversion
3 2 (1.49%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.49%) ClearQuest
4 1 (0.75%) JDeveloper
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.75%) Jasmine
General
1 45 (33.58%) Finance
2 17 (12.69%) Retail
3 7 (5.22%) Banking
4 4 (2.99%) Billing
4 4 (2.99%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.24%) General Ledger
5 3 (2.24%) Legal
6 2 (1.49%) Publishing
6 2 (1.49%) Automotive
7 1 (0.75%) Electronics
7 1 (0.75%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.75%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.75%) Advertising
7 1 (0.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 55 (41.04%) Analyst
2 30 (22.39%) Developer
3 24 (17.91%) Business Analyst
4 18 (13.43%) Data Analyst
5 11 (8.21%) Consultant
6 9 (6.72%) Agile Business Analyst
7 8 (5.97%) Architect
8 6 (4.48%) Administrator
8 6 (4.48%) .NET Developer
8 6 (4.48%) C# Developer
9 5 (3.73%) ASP.NET Developer
9 5 (3.73%) Project Manager
9 5 (3.73%) SharePoint Developer
9 5 (3.73%) Integration Analyst
9 5 (3.73%) C# .NET Developer
9 5 (3.73%) CRM Developer
10 4 (2.99%) Oracle Consultant
10 4 (2.99%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (2.24%) Ruby on Rails Developer
11 3 (2.24%) Dynamics CRM Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (16.42%) Web Services
2 18 (13.43%) .NET
3 17 (12.69%) XML
4 10 (7.46%) HTML
4 10 (7.46%) WCF
5 8 (5.97%) ASP.NET
5 8 (5.97%) CSS
6 6 (4.48%) OAuth
7 5 (3.73%) Ruby on Rails
7 5 (3.73%) Middleware
7 5 (3.73%) OAuth2
8 4 (2.99%) OpenID
8 4 (2.99%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 4 (2.99%) .NET Framework
9 3 (2.24%) WF
9 3 (2.24%) SOAP
10 2 (1.49%) NHibernate
10 2 (1.49%) SAP ALE
10 2 (1.49%) WebSphere Message Broker
10 2 (1.49%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 14 (10.45%) Client/Server
2 12 (8.96%) Enterprise Storage
2 12 (8.96%) Analytical Skills
3 8 (5.97%) Management Information System
4 7 (5.22%) Open Source
5 5 (3.73%) Mobile App
6 4 (2.99%) Visualisation
7 3 (2.24%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.49%) Mainframe
8 2 (1.49%) PACS
8 2 (1.49%) Mathematics
8 2 (1.49%) Physics
8 2 (1.49%) Computer Science
9 1 (0.75%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (0.75%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.75%) Clustering
9 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.75%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (9.70%) Windows
2 12 (8.96%) Linux
3 3 (2.24%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.49%) AIX
5 1 (0.75%) HPUX
5 1 (0.75%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.75%) Windows 2000
5 1 (0.75%) Windows XP
5 1 (0.75%) Ubuntu
5 1 (0.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (25.37%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (12.69%) ITIL
2 17 (12.69%) CRM
3 16 (11.94%) E-Commerce
3 16 (11.94%) Data Modelling
3 16 (11.94%) UML
4 15 (11.19%) E-Discovery
5 13 (9.70%) Change Management
6 12 (8.96%) Business Intelligence
7 11 (8.21%) Risk Management
8 7 (5.22%) Migration
8 7 (5.22%) Scrum
8 7 (5.22%) Data Analysis
8 7 (5.22%) Workflow Management
9 6 (4.48%) Data Management
9 6 (4.48%) User Acceptance Testing
10 5 (3.73%) Document Management
10 5 (3.73%) Time Management
10 5 (3.73%) Performance Management
10 5 (3.73%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 12 (8.96%) C#
1 12 (8.96%) SQL
2 10 (7.46%) JavaScript
3 7 (5.22%) PowerShell
4 5 (3.73%) Ruby
5 4 (2.99%) ABAP
6 3 (2.24%) PHP
7 2 (1.49%) Shell Script
8 1 (0.75%) VBA
8 1 (0.75%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.75%) Java
8 1 (0.75%) Apex Code
Qualifications
1 9 (6.72%) Degree
2 5 (3.73%) Security Cleared
3 4 (2.99%) DV Cleared
4 2 (1.49%) MCITP
4 2 (1.49%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.75%) ACCA
5 1 (0.75%) CIMA
5 1 (0.75%) CCNA
5 1 (0.75%) CCA
5 1 (0.75%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (5.97%) QA
2 4 (2.99%) Data Quality
3 3 (2.24%) SLA
4 1 (0.75%) HL7
4 1 (0.75%) DICOM
System Software
1 1 (0.75%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.75%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (0.75%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 13 (9.70%) Tivoli
2 4 (2.99%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 4 (2.99%) Oracle EDQ
3 3 (2.24%) Ansible
3 3 (2.24%) Puppet
3 3 (2.24%) Opscode Chef
4 2 (1.49%) Salt
5 1 (0.75%) SCCM
5 1 (0.75%) SCOM
Vendors
1 46 (34.33%) Microsoft
2 17 (12.69%) Oracle
3 16 (11.94%) ATG
4 12 (8.96%) SAP
5 4 (2.99%) Siebel
5 4 (2.99%) HP
5 4 (2.99%) VMware
5 4 (2.99%) Red Hat
6 3 (2.24%) Informatica
6 3 (2.24%) IBM
7 2 (1.49%) Avaya
7 2 (1.49%) Cisco
8 1 (0.75%) Sybase
8 1 (0.75%) Business Objects
8 1 (0.75%) BEA
8 1 (0.75%) Citrix
8 1 (0.75%) Siemens
8 1 (0.75%) Vitria
8 1 (0.75%) Salesforce.com
8 1 (0.75%) Pega
Coventry, West Midlands (County)
Rullion IT Plus
Rate: £100 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
Wolverhampton
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Posted: 3 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £350.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Warwick, Warwickshire
Spring Technology
Rate: £250.00 - £275.00 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Birmingham, Warwickshire
Square One Resources
Rate: Market Rates
Posted: 5 days ago
Birmingham, West Midlands (County)
Roc Search
Rate: £290 - £300 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
West Midlands
Nigel Frank International Limited - Newcastle
Rate: £400 - £500 per day
Posted: 18 days ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group - UK
Posted: 18 days ago
Warwickshire
Venn Group - UK
Rate: 250-450 Per Day
Posted: 18 days ago
West Midlands
Opus Recruitment Solutions Ltd
Rate: Negotiable dependent on experience
Posted: 22 days ago