The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for Workflow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 29 March 2017 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
West Midlands / Birmingham
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 37 43 49
Rank change year-on-year +6 +6  
Contract jobs citing Workflow 20 15 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 3.21% 2.20% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.95% 2.74% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 11 7
Median daily rate £450 £315 £330
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -4.54%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £188 £193
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £47.91 £30.00
% change year-on-year -6.07% +59.70%  

Workflow is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Birmingham
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 506 547 577
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 81.09% 80.32% 76.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 332 343 367
Median daily rate £425 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 17
Median hourly rate £14.63 £17.95 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.52% +5.58%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.63 £8.14
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.25 £39.60 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £38.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year -7.14% +28.33%  

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Birmingham citing Workflow as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in Birmingham

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Workflow in Birmingham

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Birmingham

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in Birmingham over the 3 months to 29 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workflow in Birmingham

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workflow in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Workflow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Birmingham region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (31.03%) Linux
3 9 (31.03%) Change Management
4 8 (27.59%) CSS
4 8 (27.59%) HTML
4 8 (27.59%) Java
4 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
5 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
5 7 (24.14%) Finance
5 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
6 6 (20.69%) Node.js
6 6 (20.69%) IBM
6 6 (20.69%) CRM
6 6 (20.69%) SQL
6 6 (20.69%) SDLC
6 6 (20.69%) User Experience
7 5 (17.24%) IT Strategy
7 5 (17.24%) Linux Command Line
7 5 (17.24%) Case Management
7 5 (17.24%) gulp
7 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
7 5 (17.24%) JSHint
7 5 (17.24%) ITIL
7 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
7 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
7 5 (17.24%) Python
7 5 (17.24%) Unix

Workflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Birmingham 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 2 (6.90%) SharePoint
2 1 (3.45%) IIS
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.45%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (6.90%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) OpenText MBPM
2 1 (3.45%) OpenText Process Suite
2 1 (3.45%) TRIRIGA
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Network Security
1 4 (13.79%) SAN
2 1 (3.45%) Firewall
2 1 (3.45%) Internet
2 1 (3.45%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (17.24%) EDRMS
1 5 (17.24%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.90%) RDBMS
2 2 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 2 (6.90%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.45%) BusinessObjects
Development Applications
1 5 (17.24%) Git (software)
1 5 (17.24%) gulp
1 5 (17.24%) JSHint
1 5 (17.24%) Mocha
1 5 (17.24%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Automotive
3 1 (3.45%) Advertising
3 1 (3.45%) Electronics
3 1 (3.45%) Legal
3 1 (3.45%) Manufacturing
3 1 (3.45%) Retail
3 1 (3.45%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (34.48%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) Architect
3 5 (17.24%) Applications Support
4 4 (13.79%) Head of Application Development
4 4 (13.79%) Head of Applications
4 4 (13.79%) Head of Development
4 4 (13.79%) Head of Support
5 3 (10.34%) Software Engineer
6 2 (6.90%) Consultant
6 2 (6.90%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 2 (6.90%) HP Storage Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Node.js Developer
6 2 (6.90%) Storage Architect
6 2 (6.90%) Technical Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Cloud Developer
7 1 (3.45%) CRM Developer
7 1 (3.45%) EMC Storage Architect
7 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow Developer
7 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
7 1 (3.45%) Unix Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (34.48%) .NET
2 8 (27.59%) CSS
2 8 (27.59%) HTML
3 6 (20.69%) Node.js
4 5 (17.24%) CSS3
4 5 (17.24%) Express
4 5 (17.24%) HTML5
5 4 (13.79%) Mustache
6 3 (10.34%) ASP.NET
7 2 (6.90%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.45%) J2EE
8 1 (3.45%) jQuery
8 1 (3.45%) React
8 1 (3.45%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (34.48%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (20.69%) User Experience
3 5 (17.24%) Linux Command Line
3 5 (17.24%) Management Information System
4 4 (13.79%) CLARiiON
4 4 (13.79%) Symmetrix DMX
5 2 (6.90%) SCADA
6 1 (3.45%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.45%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (31.03%) Linux
2 5 (17.24%) Unix
3 1 (3.45%) Mac OS X
3 1 (3.45%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (31.03%) Change Management
3 7 (24.14%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (24.14%) Software Engineering
4 6 (20.69%) CRM
4 6 (20.69%) SDLC
5 5 (17.24%) Case Management
5 5 (17.24%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (17.24%) Data Management
5 5 (17.24%) Data Modelling
5 5 (17.24%) Enterprise Architecture
5 5 (17.24%) IT Strategy
5 5 (17.24%) ITIL
5 5 (17.24%) Open Source
5 5 (17.24%) Project Management
6 4 (13.79%) Asynchronous Programming
6 4 (13.79%) Migration
6 4 (13.79%) Process Management
6 4 (13.79%) Service Management
6 4 (13.79%) Trend Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (27.59%) Java
1 8 (27.59%) JavaScript
2 6 (20.69%) SQL
3 5 (17.24%) ECMAScript
3 5 (17.24%) Python
3 5 (17.24%) Ruby
3 5 (17.24%) Scala
4 4 (13.79%) C#
5 3 (10.34%) C
6 2 (6.90%) VB.NET
7 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (3.45%) CCNA
2 1 (3.45%) CCNP
2 1 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (3.45%) Degree
2 1 (3.45%) IBM Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (17.24%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) IFRS
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) SRDF
2 1 (3.45%) Docker
Vendors
1 10 (34.48%) Microsoft
2 6 (20.69%) IBM
3 4 (13.79%) 3PAR
3 4 (13.79%) EMC
3 4 (13.79%) HP
3 4 (13.79%) NetApp
4 3 (10.34%) Brocade
4 3 (10.34%) Dell
5 1 (3.45%) OpenText
5 1 (3.45%) Pega
5 1 (3.45%) ServiceNow