The first table below looks at the demand for WFM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WFM over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Yorkshire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Workforce Management (WFM)
Rank 100 115 124
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +9
Contract jobs citing WFM 11 4 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.48% 0.19% 0.23%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.65% 0.26% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 4
Average daily rate
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£275 - £289
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 - £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 - £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £425 £315
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +34.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £10.00 -
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -
Processes & Methodologies Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1702 1525 1804
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 73.58% 71.90% 70.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1061 832 986
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £213 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £450 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 64 53
Average hourly rate £15.00 £38.25 £17.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-60.78% +121.73%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.20 £45.00 £39.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
WFM
England

WFM
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WFM Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WFM
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WFM Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WFM
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WFM across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

WFM Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

WFM
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WFM Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WFM
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 25 July 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
West Yorkshire +10 6 £225 - 2
South Yorkshire 0 3 - -
WFM
England

WFM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 4 (36.36%) Avaya
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
1 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
1 4 (36.36%) Verint
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
2 3 (27.27%) IVR
2 3 (27.27%) Erlang
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
2 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (27.27%) HP
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Windows
2 3 (27.27%) Back Office
2 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (18.18%) Genesys
3 2 (18.18%) Nortel
3 2 (18.18%) PBX
3 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (18.18%) Cantonese Language
3 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
3 2 (18.18%) CMS
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (9.09%) Social Media

WFM
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 2 (18.18%) CMS
Applications
1 4 (36.36%) MS Excel
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (18.18%) PBX
1 2 (18.18%) IP Telephony
General
1 4 (36.36%) Finance
2 3 (27.27%) Back Office
3 2 (18.18%) Mandarin Language
3 2 (18.18%) Cantonese Language
4 1 (9.09%) French Language
4 1 (9.09%) Banking
Job Titles
1 9 (81.82%) Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Service Analyst
2 3 (27.27%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (18.18%) Genesys Engineer
3 2 (18.18%) Forecast Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Telephony Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Information Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) MI Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Data Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) IVR
2 1 (9.09%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Windows
1 3 (27.27%) Windows XP
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (27.27%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (27.27%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
2 3 (27.27%) ITIL
2 3 (27.27%) Validation
3 2 (18.18%) Statistical Analysis
3 2 (18.18%) Problem Management
3 2 (18.18%) Demand Forecasting
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 3 (27.27%) Erlang
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Avaya
1 4 (36.36%) Verint
2 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 3 (27.27%) HP
3 2 (18.18%) Nortel
3 2 (18.18%) Genesys
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