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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 116 89 96
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +7
Contract jobs citing WFM 2 7 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 0.088% 0.42% 0.26%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.11% 0.53% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 0
Average daily rate
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£475 £246 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+92.89% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £388 £500
% change year-on-year
+9.67% -22.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £50.00 £13.00 £10.00
% change year-on-year
+284.61% +30.00%
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
1824 1325 1216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 80.46% 79.25% 78.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1290 835 650
Average daily rate £375 £353 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.38% +8.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £517 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 25 49
Average hourly rate £15.30 £14.50 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.53% -56.06%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £8.70 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £25.00 £30.00
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -16.66%

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 28 August 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
Leeds -30 2 £475 +111.11%
WFM
Yorkshire

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 3 (42.86%) PBX
1 3 (42.86%) Avaya
1 3 (42.86%) IVR
2 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
2 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 2 (28.57%) Verint
2 2 (28.57%) Nortel
2 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
2 2 (28.57%) Genesys
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
3 1 (14.29%) MS Project
3 1 (14.29%) MS Office
3 1 (14.29%) UML
3 1 (14.29%) CRM
3 1 (14.29%) ERP
3 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
3 1 (14.29%) ATM
3 1 (14.29%) GSM
3 1 (14.29%) SDH
3 1 (14.29%) UMTS
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) WAP
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (14.29%) SLA
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) CMS
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
1 1 (14.29%) MS Visio
1 1 (14.29%) Mingle
Communications & Networking
1 3 (42.86%) PBX
2 2 (28.57%) IP Telephony
3 1 (14.29%) RNC
3 1 (14.29%) Network Security
3 1 (14.29%) Radio Access Network
3 1 (14.29%) ATM
3 1 (14.29%) GSM
3 1 (14.29%) SDH
3 1 (14.29%) UMTS
3 1 (14.29%) VoIP
3 1 (14.29%) Ethernet
3 1 (14.29%) Internet
3 1 (14.29%) DPNSS
3 1 (14.29%) QSIG
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
1 1 (14.29%) BusinessObjects
1 1 (14.29%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Redmine
General
1 2 (28.57%) Telecoms
2 1 (14.29%) Finance
2 1 (14.29%) Games
2 1 (14.29%) Billing
2 1 (14.29%) Online Betting
2 1 (14.29%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
1 1 (14.29%) Business Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Developer
1 1 (14.29%) Analyst
1 1 (14.29%) Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Lead Designer
1 1 (14.29%) Field Engineer
1 1 (14.29%) Technical Specialist
1 1 (14.29%) Genesys Consultant
1 1 (14.29%) Designer
1 1 (14.29%) AWS Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) WAP
Miscellaneous
1 3 (42.86%) IVR
2 1 (14.29%) Data Integration
2 1 (14.29%) iPhone
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Stakeholder Management
1 2 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Asset Management
2 1 (14.29%) Use Case
2 1 (14.29%) Data Validation
2 1 (14.29%) Line Management
2 1 (14.29%) SDLC
2 1 (14.29%) UML
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Risk Management
2 1 (14.29%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) SQL
1 1 (14.29%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) SC Cleared
1 1 (14.29%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) Avaya
2 2 (28.57%) Genesys
2 2 (28.57%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) Nortel
2 2 (28.57%) Verint
3 1 (14.29%) IBM
3 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 1 (14.29%) Ericsson
3 1 (14.29%) Atlassian
3 1 (14.29%) Nokia Solutions and Networks