Period
to 20 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 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 20 January 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 > Buckinghamshire
6 months to
20 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 103 81 109
Rank change year-on-year -22 +28 -14
Contract jobs citing Workflow 29 25 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 1.28% 1.49% 0.70%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.54% 1.77% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 12
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £463 £358 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +29.37% +19.17% -25.00%
10th Percentile £313 £295 £231
90th Percentile £606 £548 £498
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £39.25 £23.75
% change year-on-year -10.83% +65.26% -40.63%

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 Buckinghamshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 1,878 1,413 1,971
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 82.69% 84.26% 81.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 895 767 999
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £415 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% +8.57%
10th Percentile £255 £257 £250
90th Percentile £538 £566 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 84 57 63
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £17.25 £15.00 £15.86
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +15.00% -5.42% +22.00%
10th Percentile £10.00 £9.18 £9.50
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.55 £38.30
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £24.09 £30.00
% change year-on-year +3.78% -19.70% +62.16%

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in Buckinghamshire

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Workflow in Buckinghamshire

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in Buckinghamshire over the 6 months to 20 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workflow in Buckinghamshire

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workflow in Buckinghamshire

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the Buckinghamshire region over the 6 months to 20 January 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
Milton Keynes -32 20 £488 +36.36% 6
Workflow
South East

For the 6 months to 20 January 2018, 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 Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 21 (72.41%) Test Automation
2 20 (68.97%) Git (software)
3 18 (62.07%) Continuous Integration
4 17 (58.62%) Jenkins
5 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
6 14 (48.28%) TDD
7 13 (44.83%) QA
8 12 (41.38%) JIRA
8 12 (41.38%) BDD
9 11 (37.93%) Performance Testing
9 11 (37.93%) Big Data
9 11 (37.93%) SQL
10 10 (34.48%) Hadoop
10 10 (34.48%) Data Entry
11 9 (31.03%) OpenShift
11 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
11 9 (31.03%) ETL
11 9 (31.03%) Scrum
12 8 (27.59%) Java
13 7 (24.14%) JMeter
13 7 (24.14%) Finance
13 7 (24.14%) GitLab
13 7 (24.14%) Functional Testing
13 7 (24.14%) Node.js
13 7 (24.14%) npm
13 7 (24.14%) Taurus
13 7 (24.14%) BlazeMeter
13 7 (24.14%) Gatling
14 6 (20.69%) SDLC
14 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy

Workflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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 1 (3.45%) Apache Pig
1 1 (3.45%) OpenStack
1 1 (3.45%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Excel
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 2 (6.90%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (31.03%) OpenShift
2 7 (24.14%) BlazeMeter
2 7 (24.14%) npm
3 1 (3.45%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (3.45%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.90%) Firewall
1 2 (6.90%) SAN
1 2 (6.90%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.45%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (37.93%) Big Data
2 10 (34.48%) Hadoop
3 4 (13.79%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.45%) Apache Hive
4 1 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 20 (68.97%) Git (software)
2 17 (58.62%) Jenkins
3 12 (41.38%) JIRA
4 7 (24.14%) Gatling
4 7 (24.14%) GitLab
4 7 (24.14%) JMeter
5 4 (13.79%) Karma Test Runner
5 4 (13.79%) Mocha
5 4 (13.79%) Protractor
6 3 (10.34%) Selenium
7 2 (6.90%) Cucumber
8 1 (3.45%) Appium
General
1 7 (24.14%) Finance
2 5 (17.24%) Banking
2 5 (17.24%) Retail Banking
3 4 (13.79%) Telecoms
4 2 (6.90%) Retail
5 1 (3.45%) Corporate Banking
5 1 (3.45%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 13 (44.83%) Architect
2 12 (41.38%) Test Architect
3 7 (24.14%) Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Node.js Developer
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Architect
4 5 (17.24%) Performance Test Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Data Architect
5 2 (6.90%) Full Stack Developer
5 2 (6.90%) Integration Developer
6 1 (3.45%) CRM Consultant
6 1 (3.45%) Data Manager
6 1 (3.45%) Installations Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Programme Director
6 1 (3.45%) Project Analyst
6 1 (3.45%) Project Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Project Leader
6 1 (3.45%) QA Engineer
6 1 (3.45%) Solutions Architect
6 1 (3.45%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (24.14%) Node.js
1 7 (24.14%) Taurus
2 6 (20.69%) AngularJS
3 4 (13.79%) RESTful
4 3 (10.34%) Chai
5 1 (3.45%) .NET
5 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET Web API
5 1 (3.45%) Cascading
5 1 (3.45%) Kafka
5 1 (3.45%) Middleware
5 1 (3.45%) SOAP
5 1 (3.45%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (6.90%) Data Centre
2 1 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (3.45%) Management Information System
2 1 (3.45%) Smartphone
2 1 (3.45%) User Experience
2 1 (3.45%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 2 (6.90%) AIX
1 2 (6.90%) Linux
1 2 (6.90%) Solaris
1 2 (6.90%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (72.41%) Test Automation
2 18 (62.07%) Continuous Integration
3 16 (55.17%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (48.28%) TDD
5 12 (41.38%) BDD
6 11 (37.93%) Performance Testing
7 10 (34.48%) Data Entry
8 9 (31.03%) ETL
8 9 (31.03%) Mentoring
8 9 (31.03%) Scrum
9 7 (24.14%) Functional Testing
10 6 (20.69%) SDLC
10 6 (20.69%) Test Strategy
11 5 (17.24%) Security Testing
12 4 (13.79%) DevOps
12 4 (13.79%) E-Commerce
12 4 (13.79%) Open Source
13 3 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
13 3 (10.34%) Migration
13 3 (10.34%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (37.93%) SQL
2 8 (27.59%) Java
3 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
3 3 (10.34%) Ruby
4 1 (3.45%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 1 (3.45%) Degree
1 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
1 1 (3.45%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (44.83%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) GDPR
System Software
1 1 (3.45%) Apache Flume
Systems Management
1 1 (3.45%) Oozie
Vendors
1 2 (6.90%) 3PAR
1 2 (6.90%) Brocade
1 2 (6.90%) EMC
1 2 (6.90%) HP
1 2 (6.90%) IBM
1 2 (6.90%) Microsoft
1 2 (6.90%) NetApp
2 1 (3.45%) MapR
2 1 (3.45%) Oracle