Period
to 17 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Workflow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Workflow over the 6 months to 17 October 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Workflow
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
17 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 68 96 79
Rank change year-on-year +28 -17 +19
Contract jobs citing Workflow 108 70 103
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 2.74% 1.75% 2.30%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.25% 2.07% 2.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 33 58
Berkshire median daily rate £470 £425 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +10.59% +9.68% -13.89%
10th Percentile £350 £304 £259
90th Percentile £563 £525 £518
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 1
Berkshire median hourly rate £14.61 £35.00 £36.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -58.26% -2.78% -
10th Percentile £13.72 £35.00 £35.50
90th Percentile £22.92 £35.00 £36.50
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.15 £56.25
% change year-on-year +28.93% -51.74% +139.36%

Workflow is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 3,328 3,383 3,692
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 84.55% 84.51% 82.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,646 1,719 2,011
Berkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £225 £261 £250
90th Percentile £575 £588 £569
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 113 145
Berkshire median hourly rate £20.50 £16.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.13% -8.57% -32.04%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.34 £11.60
90th Percentile £47.35 £39.35 £43.28
South East median hourly rate £27.50 £22.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -2.17%

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing Workflow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in Berkshire

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Workflow in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Workflow in Berkshire

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workflow in Berkshire

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow in Berkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workflow in Berkshire

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in Berkshire

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in Berkshire over the 6 months to 17 October 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Workflow in Berkshire

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 17 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Reading -4 60 £450 +5.88% 1
Maidenhead +13 10 £488 -2.50% 1
Bracknell +12 10 - - 1
Slough -1 10 £479 - 3
Wokingham - 2 - -
Thatcham - 1 £525 -
Workflow
South East

For the 6 months to 17 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Workflow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 38 (35.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 37 (34.26%) Finance
3 36 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 35 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
5 29 (26.85%) Microsoft Office
5 29 (26.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
6 26 (24.07%) SQL
7 25 (23.15%) Telecoms
8 21 (19.44%) Oracle
8 21 (19.44%) SLA
9 20 (18.52%) Degree
10 19 (17.59%) JavaScript
11 17 (15.74%) SAP
11 17 (15.74%) Self-Motivation
12 15 (13.89%) Project Management
12 15 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
13 14 (12.96%) Git (software)
14 13 (12.04%) XML
15 12 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
15 12 (11.11%) Service Management
15 12 (11.11%) Test Automation
15 12 (11.11%) Mandarin Language
15 12 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
16 10 (9.26%) Robotics
16 10 (9.26%) Change Control
16 10 (9.26%) Front Office
16 10 (9.26%) Back Office
16 10 (9.26%) ERP
16 10 (9.26%) HTML
16 10 (9.26%) Task Automation

Workflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 12 (11.11%) Oracle Workflow
2 6 (5.56%) WordPress
3 1 (0.93%) Adobe Experience Manager
3 1 (0.93%) IIS
3 1 (0.93%) JBoss
3 1 (0.93%) LiveCycle
3 1 (0.93%) SharePoint
Applications
1 38 (35.19%) Microsoft Excel
2 29 (26.85%) Microsoft Office
2 29 (26.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (1.85%) Acrobat
3 2 (1.85%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 9 (8.33%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (3.70%) Eloqua
2 4 (3.70%) Sonata
3 3 (2.78%) Oracle BPM
3 3 (2.78%) SAP GRC
4 2 (1.85%) Infor M3
4 2 (1.85%) Movex
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle Assets
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle EBS R12
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle General Ledger
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle Payables
4 2 (1.85%) Oracle Receivables
4 2 (1.85%) SAP MDM
4 2 (1.85%) SAP S/4HANA
5 1 (0.93%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 9 (8.33%) Cloud Computing
2 3 (2.78%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.78%) Force.com
2 3 (2.78%) GitHub
3 2 (1.85%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (0.93%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.70%) SMS
2 3 (2.78%) AMQP
2 3 (2.78%) Firewall
2 3 (2.78%) HTTP
2 3 (2.78%) HTTPS
2 3 (2.78%) Network Security
3 2 (1.85%) DNS
3 2 (1.85%) TCP/IP
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (0.93%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (0.93%) Internet
4 1 (0.93%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (2.78%) Relational Database
1 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 3 (2.78%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
2 2 (1.85%) Oracle Reports
2 2 (1.85%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.85%) SQLPlus
3 1 (0.93%) NoSQL
3 1 (0.93%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 14 (12.96%) Git (software)
2 7 (6.48%) JIRA
3 6 (5.56%) Jenkins
4 4 (3.70%) TestRail
5 3 (2.78%) Sonatype Nexus
6 2 (1.85%) Oracle Forms
6 2 (1.85%) Selenium
6 2 (1.85%) Subversion
7 1 (0.93%) Visual Composer
General
1 37 (34.26%) Finance
2 25 (23.15%) Telecoms
3 12 (11.11%) Mandarin Language
4 10 (9.26%) Back Office
4 10 (9.26%) Front Office
5 9 (8.33%) Marketing
6 2 (1.85%) Advertising
6 2 (1.85%) Legal
6 2 (1.85%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.93%) Banking
7 1 (0.93%) French Language
7 1 (0.93%) German Language
7 1 (0.93%) Italian Language
7 1 (0.93%) Publishing
7 1 (0.93%) Retail
Job Titles
1 22 (20.37%) Analyst
2 19 (17.59%) Developer
3 18 (16.67%) Coordinator
4 17 (15.74%) Project Coordinator
5 10 (9.26%) Automation Engineer
6 7 (6.48%) Business Analyst
7 6 (5.56%) Consultant
8 5 (4.63%) Marketing Manager
8 5 (4.63%) Project Assistant
8 5 (4.63%) WordPress Developer
9 4 (3.70%) .NET Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Agile Test Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Architect
9 4 (3.70%) C# .NET Developer
9 4 (3.70%) C# Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Data Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Full Stack Developer
9 4 (3.70%) Operations Manager
9 4 (3.70%) Systems Analyst
9 4 (3.70%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (12.04%) XML
2 10 (9.26%) HTML
3 7 (6.48%) CSS
4 6 (5.56%) .NET
4 6 (5.56%) Highcharts JS
4 6 (5.56%) jQuery
4 6 (5.56%) JSON
4 6 (5.56%) Sass
4 6 (5.56%) SVG
5 5 (4.63%) SAP Business Workflow
6 4 (3.70%) Ajax
6 4 (3.70%) ASP.NET
6 4 (3.70%) HTML5
6 4 (3.70%) RESTful
6 4 (3.70%) Web Services
7 3 (2.78%) EDI
7 3 (2.78%) RabbitMQ
7 3 (2.78%) Software Packaging
7 3 (2.78%) Visualforce
7 3 (2.78%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.74%) Self-Motivation
2 10 (9.26%) Robotics
3 8 (7.41%) User Experience
4 6 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.56%) Management Information System
5 5 (4.63%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.70%) Life Science
6 4 (3.70%) PACS
6 4 (3.70%) Virtual Team
7 2 (1.85%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.85%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (5.56%) Windows
2 4 (3.70%) Unix
3 3 (2.78%) CentOS
3 3 (2.78%) Linux
4 1 (0.93%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (32.41%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (13.89%) Continuous Improvement
2 15 (13.89%) Project Management
3 12 (11.11%) Service Management
3 12 (11.11%) Test Automation
3 12 (11.11%) User Acceptance Testing
4 10 (9.26%) Change Control
4 10 (9.26%) ERP
4 10 (9.26%) Task Automation
5 9 (8.33%) Cybersecurity
5 9 (8.33%) Data Entry
5 9 (8.33%) Migration
5 9 (8.33%) Scrum
6 8 (7.41%) Stakeholder Management
7 7 (6.48%) User Stories
7 7 (6.48%) Workflow Management
8 6 (5.56%) Business Analysis
8 6 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (4.63%) CRM
9 5 (4.63%) Data Analysis
Programming Languages
1 26 (24.07%) SQL
2 19 (17.59%) JavaScript
3 9 (8.33%) C#
4 6 (5.56%) Java
4 6 (5.56%) PHP
5 5 (4.63%) ABAP
6 3 (2.78%) Apex Code
6 3 (2.78%) ES6
6 3 (2.78%) PowerShell
6 3 (2.78%) Ruby
6 3 (2.78%) Shell Script
7 2 (1.85%) PL/SQL
8 1 (0.93%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 20 (18.52%) Degree
2 4 (3.70%) ISEB
2 4 (3.70%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.85%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 2 (1.85%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.93%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (19.44%) SLA
2 5 (4.63%) PMO
3 4 (3.70%) Data Quality
4 3 (2.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.93%) GDPR
System Software
1 3 (2.78%) Docker
2 2 (1.85%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.85%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (1.85%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (0.93%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (2.78%) Ansible
1 3 (2.78%) Kubernetes
1 3 (2.78%) Puppet
1 3 (2.78%) Rancher
1 3 (2.78%) Terraform
2 2 (1.85%) HP ALM
2 2 (1.85%) SCOM
3 1 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (0.93%) SCVMM
3 1 (0.93%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 36 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 21 (19.44%) Oracle
3 17 (15.74%) SAP
4 9 (8.33%) BMC
4 9 (8.33%) ComArch
4 9 (8.33%) Remedy
4 9 (8.33%) TIBCO
4 9 (8.33%) UiPath
5 5 (4.63%) JD Edwards
6 4 (3.70%) IFS
7 3 (2.78%) Adobe
7 3 (2.78%) AppDynamics
7 3 (2.78%) Cisco
7 3 (2.78%) FNZ
7 3 (2.78%) Salesforce.com
7 3 (2.78%) Sitecore
7 3 (2.78%) Splunk
7 3 (2.78%) Talend
8 2 (1.85%) HP
8 2 (1.85%) Huawei