The table below looks at the statistics for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 27 January 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
27 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 94 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WFM 8 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.47% - 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.59% - 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£750 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £450 £350
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £12.00 -
% change year-on-year
-12.50% -
WFM
Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1360 1180 1118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.62% 76.33% 72.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 718 571
Average daily rate £375 £338 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +3.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £398 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.00% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 13 39
Average hourly rate £16.00 £22.47 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-28.79% +24.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.05 £12.50 £8.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £36.00 £175.00 £124.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.25 £27.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
-8.18% -11.29%

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WFM across the West Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WFM
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WFM Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WFM
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WFM Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WFM
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WFM within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 27 January 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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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
Leeds - 8 £750 -
WFM
Yorkshire

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing WFM 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 WFM.

1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 8 (61.54%) RNC
2 8 (61.54%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
2 8 (61.54%) Radio Access Network
2 8 (61.54%) SDH
2 8 (61.54%) UMTS
2 8 (61.54%) Ethernet
2 8 (61.54%) SLA
2 8 (61.54%) Ericsson
2 8 (61.54%) ATM
2 8 (61.54%) GSM
2 8 (61.54%) Line Management
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Social Media
3 4 (30.77%) Open Source
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
4 1 (7.69%) PBX
4 1 (7.69%) Nortel
4 1 (7.69%) Avaya
4 1 (7.69%) Genesys
4 1 (7.69%) C#
4 1 (7.69%) C++
4 1 (7.69%) Java
4 1 (7.69%) .NET
4 1 (7.69%) Python
4 1 (7.69%) SaaS

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire region citing WFM 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 WFM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (61.54%) RNC
1 8 (61.54%) Radio Access Network
1 8 (61.54%) SDH
1 8 (61.54%) UMTS
1 8 (61.54%) Ethernet
1 8 (61.54%) ATM
1 8 (61.54%) GSM
2 1 (7.69%) PBX
2 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
General
1 8 (61.54%) Telecoms
2 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Field Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Programme Manager
2 2 (15.38%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Digital Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Genesys Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (7.69%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Social Media
1 4 (30.77%) Open Source
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) IVR
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (84.62%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (61.54%) Line Management
3 4 (30.77%) Project Management
3 4 (30.77%) Agile Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) Service Management
4 1 (7.69%) Software Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
4 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Architecture
4 1 (7.69%) Matrix Management
4 1 (7.69%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) C++
1 1 (7.69%) Java
1 1 (7.69%) Python
1 1 (7.69%) Ruby
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (61.54%) SLA
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Nokia Solutions and Networks
1 8 (61.54%) Ericsson
2 1 (7.69%) Nortel
2 1 (7.69%) Avaya
2 1 (7.69%) Genesys
2 1 (7.69%) Verint