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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 46 50 55
Rank change year-on-year +4 +5  
Contract jobs citing Workflow 14 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 2.20% 2.66% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.68% 3.20% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 11 5
Median daily rate £425 £455 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.59% +42.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £180 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £490 £361
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £25.66
% change year-on-year - +94.85%  

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 522 687 566
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Birmingham 82.20% 83.07% 77.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 343 480 373
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £385
% change year-on-year +3.75% +3.89%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 14 13
Median hourly rate £14.22 £25.00 £47.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -43.14% -47.64%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.16 £12.43 £22.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £42.50 £63.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

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 27 June 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 27 June 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 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (40.00%) .NET
3 12 (34.29%) CSS
3 12 (34.29%) HTML
3 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
3 12 (34.29%) User Experience
4 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
4 10 (28.57%) HTML5
4 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 10 (28.57%) Change Management
5 9 (25.71%) SQL
5 9 (25.71%) Linux
6 8 (22.86%) Java
6 8 (22.86%) C#
6 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
6 8 (22.86%) Finance
7 7 (20.00%) CRM
7 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
7 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
7 7 (20.00%) CSS3
8 6 (17.14%) Node.js
8 6 (17.14%) SDLC
8 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
8 6 (17.14%) Data Management
8 6 (17.14%) Python
8 6 (17.14%) Automotive
8 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
8 6 (17.14%) EDRMS
9 5 (14.29%) Scrum

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 3 (8.57%) ThingWorx
2 1 (2.86%) Apache Solr
2 1 (2.86%) Elasticsearch
2 1 (2.86%) IIS
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.86%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (2.86%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (8.57%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (5.71%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (5.71%) IBM Operational Decision Manager
Cloud Services
1 4 (11.43%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (2.86%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.57%) Network Security
1 3 (8.57%) SAN
2 1 (2.86%) Internet
2 1 (2.86%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (22.86%) SQL Server
2 6 (17.14%) EDRMS
3 4 (11.43%) RDBMS
3 4 (11.43%) Relational Database
3 4 (11.43%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (8.57%) MySQL
5 1 (2.86%) Data Lake
5 1 (2.86%) Pentaho
5 1 (2.86%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 7 (20.00%) Git (software)
2 5 (14.29%) gulp
2 5 (14.29%) JSHint
2 5 (14.29%) Mocha
2 5 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (5.71%) Bitbucket
4 1 (2.86%) JIRA
General
1 8 (22.86%) Finance
2 6 (17.14%) Automotive
3 3 (8.57%) Banking
3 3 (8.57%) Manufacturing
3 3 (8.57%) Retail
4 2 (5.71%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.71%) Legal
4 2 (5.71%) Retail Banking
5 1 (2.86%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 15 (42.86%) Developer
2 5 (14.29%) Applications Support
2 5 (14.29%) Architect
3 4 (11.43%) .NET Developer
3 4 (11.43%) C# .NET Developer
3 4 (11.43%) C# Developer
3 4 (11.43%) Designer
3 4 (11.43%) Head of Application Development
3 4 (11.43%) Head of Applications
3 4 (11.43%) Head of Development
3 4 (11.43%) Head of Support
3 4 (11.43%) UX Designer
4 3 (8.57%) Consultant
4 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow Developer
4 3 (8.57%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.71%) Node.js Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior .NET Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior C# Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Senior Developer
5 2 (5.71%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (40.00%) .NET
2 12 (34.29%) CSS
2 12 (34.29%) HTML
3 10 (28.57%) HTML5
4 7 (20.00%) CSS3
5 6 (17.14%) Node.js
6 5 (14.29%) Express
7 4 (11.43%) ASP.NET
7 4 (11.43%) Mustache
8 3 (8.57%) WCF
8 3 (8.57%) Web Services
8 3 (8.57%) WPF
9 2 (5.71%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (5.71%) REST
9 2 (5.71%) RESTful
10 1 (2.86%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (2.86%) Lucene
10 1 (2.86%) React
Miscellaneous
1 12 (34.29%) User Experience
2 10 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (17.14%) Management Information System
4 5 (14.29%) Linux Command Line
5 4 (11.43%) SCADA
6 3 (8.57%) CLARiiON
6 3 (8.57%) Symmetrix DMX
7 2 (5.71%) CMDB
8 1 (2.86%) Computer Science
8 1 (2.86%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (2.86%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 9 (25.71%) Linux
2 5 (14.29%) Unix
3 1 (2.86%) Mac OS X
3 1 (2.86%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (51.43%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (28.57%) Change Management
3 7 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
3 7 (20.00%) CRM
3 7 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 6 (17.14%) Data Management
4 6 (17.14%) SDLC
4 6 (17.14%) Test Automation
5 5 (14.29%) Case Management
5 5 (14.29%) Cybersecurity
5 5 (14.29%) Data Modelling
5 5 (14.29%) IT Strategy
5 5 (14.29%) Open Source
5 5 (14.29%) Scrum
6 4 (11.43%) Asynchronous Programming
6 4 (11.43%) Enterprise Architecture
6 4 (11.43%) ITIL
6 4 (11.43%) Migration
6 4 (11.43%) Project Management
6 4 (11.43%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (28.57%) JavaScript
2 9 (25.71%) SQL
3 8 (22.86%) C#
3 8 (22.86%) Java
4 6 (17.14%) Python
5 5 (14.29%) ECMAScript
5 5 (14.29%) Ruby
5 5 (14.29%) Scala
6 4 (11.43%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.57%) C
7 3 (8.57%) VBA
8 1 (2.86%) Perl
8 1 (2.86%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (2.86%) BPSS Clearance
1 1 (2.86%) Degree
1 1 (2.86%) Master's Degree
1 1 (2.86%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.57%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (8.57%) SRDF
2 1 (2.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.86%) Docker
Systems Management
1 1 (2.86%) FTK
Vendors
1 12 (34.29%) Microsoft
2 4 (11.43%) IBM
3 3 (8.57%) 3PAR
3 3 (8.57%) EMC
3 3 (8.57%) HP
3 3 (8.57%) NetApp
3 3 (8.57%) ServiceNow
4 2 (5.71%) Brocade
4 2 (5.71%) Dell
5 1 (2.86%) Nuix
5 1 (2.86%) Oracle