Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 November 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
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 123 121 118
Rank change year-on-year -2 -3 -15
Contract jobs citing Workflow 87 77 93
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 1.69% 1.58% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.04% 1.94% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 44 56
East of England median daily rate £406 £425 £389
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.41% +9.32% -7.44%
10th Percentile £200 £257 £218
90th Percentile £538 £500 £531
England median daily rate £470 £425 £415
% change year-on-year +10.59% +2.41% -0.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
East of England median hourly rate £21.21 £21.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.98% -27.59% +12.08%
10th Percentile £20.60 £12.50 £22.20
90th Percentile £21.81 £29.50 £53.80
England median hourly rate £29.00 £33.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -12.12% +43.48% +10.30%

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 the East of England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4263 3966 4607
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 82.60% 81.39% 78.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2456 2303 2684
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £250 £224 £232
90th Percentile £575 £544 £550
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.47% +5.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 261 317 397
East of England median hourly rate £31.50 £32.00 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.56% +34.74% -1.53%
10th Percentile £11.53 £13.75 £11.50
90th Percentile £49.75 £47.50 £45.44
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.43 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.76% +8.58% +18.42%

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing Workflow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in the East of England

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Workflow in the East of England

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in the East of England over the 6 months to 22 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workflow in the East of England

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workflow in the East of England

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the East of England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. 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
Hertfordshire +3 36 £400 -17.95% 6
Suffolk +21 15 £325 -23.53% 1
Cambridgeshire -22 14 £420 -1.18% 1
Bedfordshire -7 12 £450 +28.57% 1
Norfolk +2 8 £250 - 1
Essex -17 4 £519 +70.08% 3
Workflow
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 East of England region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 29 (33.33%) Finance
2 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
3 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
4 22 (25.29%) Business Intelligence
5 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
6 16 (18.39%) .NET
7 15 (17.24%) SQL
8 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
8 13 (14.94%) JIRA
9 12 (13.79%) Business Analysis
9 12 (13.79%) Big Data
10 11 (12.64%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (12.64%) Visual Studio
10 11 (12.64%) Data Modelling
11 10 (11.49%) SharePoint
11 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Excel
11 10 (11.49%) Retail
12 9 (10.34%) Scrum
12 9 (10.34%) ETL
12 9 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
12 9 (10.34%) Windows
12 9 (10.34%) ITIL
12 9 (10.34%) Waterfall
12 9 (10.34%) BDD
12 9 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
12 9 (10.34%) X++
12 9 (10.34%) MorphX
12 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
12 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
13 8 (9.20%) User Stories

Workflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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 10 (11.49%) SharePoint
2 9 (10.34%) BizTalk Server
3 8 (9.20%) MS Exchange
4 7 (8.05%) SharePoint Server
5 6 (6.90%) Apache Pig
5 6 (6.90%) Apache Spark
6 3 (3.45%) Confluence
6 3 (3.45%) IIS
6 3 (3.45%) Skype for Business
7 2 (2.30%) K2 blackpearl
7 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (2.30%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (1.15%) CMS
8 1 (1.15%) Elasticsearch
8 1 (1.15%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 18 (20.69%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (11.49%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (5.75%) MS Visio
4 2 (2.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 9 (10.34%) Dynamics AX
2 5 (5.75%) Payment Gateway
3 3 (3.45%) Dynamics CRM
4 2 (2.30%) iTrent
4 2 (2.30%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.15%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.15%) BlazeMeter
1 1 (1.15%) GitHub
1 1 (1.15%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (5.75%) Internet
2 3 (3.45%) Skype
3 1 (1.15%) Extranet
3 1 (1.15%) Firewall
3 1 (1.15%) Intranet
3 1 (1.15%) SAN
3 1 (1.15%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.15%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (14.94%) SQL Server
2 12 (13.79%) Big Data
3 8 (9.20%) Data Warehouse
4 7 (8.05%) Hadoop
4 7 (8.05%) Power BI
5 6 (6.90%) Apache Hive
5 6 (6.90%) HBase
5 6 (6.90%) Sqoop
6 5 (5.75%) Impala
7 4 (4.60%) Data Lake
7 4 (4.60%) Qlik Sense
7 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (3.45%) OLAP
8 3 (3.45%) OLAP Cube
8 3 (3.45%) RDBMS
8 3 (3.45%) Relational Database
8 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 3 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (1.15%) Apache Zeppelin
9 1 (1.15%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (14.94%) JIRA
2 11 (12.64%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (12.64%) Visual Studio
3 9 (10.34%) MorphX
4 2 (2.30%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 1 (1.15%) Atlassian Bamboo
5 1 (1.15%) Gatling
5 1 (1.15%) Git (software)
5 1 (1.15%) GitLab
5 1 (1.15%) Jenkins
5 1 (1.15%) JIRA Agile
5 1 (1.15%) JMeter
5 1 (1.15%) Visual Studio Code
General
1 29 (33.33%) Finance
2 10 (11.49%) Retail
3 8 (9.20%) Legal
4 4 (4.60%) Banking
4 4 (4.60%) Publishing
5 3 (3.45%) Back Office
5 3 (3.45%) Front Office
5 3 (3.45%) General Ledger
5 3 (3.45%) Law
6 2 (2.30%) Games
7 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
7 1 (1.15%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.15%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (35.63%) Analyst
2 25 (28.74%) Developer
3 20 (22.99%) Business Analyst
4 8 (9.20%) Tester
5 7 (8.05%) Junior
5 7 (8.05%) Junior Software Tester
5 7 (8.05%) Junior Tester
5 7 (8.05%) Software Tester
6 6 (6.90%) Architect
7 5 (5.75%) Cloud Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Consultant
7 5 (5.75%) GDPR Business Analyst
7 5 (5.75%) Hadoop Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Analyst Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Dynamics AX Consultant
9 3 (3.45%) Business Intelligence Developer
9 3 (3.45%) C# Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Identity and Access Management Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Network Analyst
9 3 (3.45%) Silverlight Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (18.39%) .NET
2 6 (6.90%) Web Services
3 5 (5.75%) CSS
3 5 (5.75%) WCF
4 4 (4.60%) ASP.NET Web API
4 4 (4.60%) HTML
4 4 (4.60%) WPF
5 3 (3.45%) .NET Framework
5 3 (3.45%) jQuery
5 3 (3.45%) Silverlight
6 2 (2.30%) ASP.NET
6 2 (2.30%) CSS3
6 2 (2.30%) Gherkin
6 2 (2.30%) HTML5
6 2 (2.30%) Ruby on Rails
7 1 (1.15%) Loki
7 1 (1.15%) Node.js
7 1 (1.15%) React
7 1 (1.15%) REST
7 1 (1.15%) Spark Streaming
Miscellaneous
1 9 (10.34%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (5.75%) Management Information System
3 3 (3.45%) RIA
3 3 (3.45%) User Experience
4 2 (2.30%) Computer Science
4 2 (2.30%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.15%) BYOD
5 1 (1.15%) Clustering
5 1 (1.15%) CMDB
5 1 (1.15%) Data Centre
5 1 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (1.15%) Fintech
5 1 (1.15%) FMCG
5 1 (1.15%) Graphic Design
5 1 (1.15%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.15%) Photography
5 1 (1.15%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 9 (10.34%) Windows
2 2 (2.30%) Mac OS
2 2 (2.30%) Windows Server
3 1 (1.15%) AIX
3 1 (1.15%) Linux
3 1 (1.15%) Solaris
3 1 (1.15%) Windows 10
3 1 (1.15%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.15%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (26.44%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (25.29%) Business Intelligence
3 12 (13.79%) Business Analysis
4 11 (12.64%) Data Modelling
5 9 (10.34%) BDD
5 9 (10.34%) ETL
5 9 (10.34%) ITIL
5 9 (10.34%) Scrum
5 9 (10.34%) User Acceptance Testing
5 9 (10.34%) Waterfall
6 8 (9.20%) Analytics
6 8 (9.20%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (9.20%) Incident Management
6 8 (9.20%) Software Testing
6 8 (9.20%) User Stories
6 8 (9.20%) Workflow Management
7 7 (8.05%) Kanban
7 7 (8.05%) TDD
7 7 (8.05%) Test Planning
7 7 (8.05%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 15 (17.24%) SQL
2 9 (10.34%) X++
3 8 (9.20%) C#
4 7 (8.05%) Java
5 5 (5.75%) HiveQL
5 5 (5.75%) JavaScript
6 4 (4.60%) Python
6 4 (4.60%) R
6 4 (4.60%) T-SQL
7 3 (3.45%) VB.NET
7 3 (3.45%) XAML
8 2 (2.30%) Ruby
8 2 (2.30%) VB
9 1 (1.15%) C
9 1 (1.15%) PowerShell
9 1 (1.15%) Scala
9 1 (1.15%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (9.20%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (5.75%) Degree
3 3 (3.45%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.15%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (1.15%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (8.05%) GDPR
1 7 (8.05%) SLA
2 6 (6.90%) QA
3 4 (4.60%) Data Quality
4 3 (3.45%) PMO
System Software
1 7 (8.05%) Active Directory
2 6 (6.90%) Apache Flume
3 1 (1.15%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.15%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (1.15%) Kibana
1 1 (1.15%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (27.59%) Microsoft
2 8 (9.20%) HP
3 5 (5.75%) Cloudera
4 4 (4.60%) Alteryx
4 4 (4.60%) PayPal
4 4 (4.60%) Tableau
5 3 (3.45%) Oracle
5 3 (3.45%) Polycom
6 2 (2.30%) BMC
6 2 (2.30%) Nintex
6 2 (2.30%) Remedy
6 2 (2.30%) VMware
7 1 (1.15%) 3PAR
7 1 (1.15%) Brocade
7 1 (1.15%) EMC
7 1 (1.15%) JD Edwards
7 1 (1.15%) LANDesk
7 1 (1.15%) NetApp
7 1 (1.15%) Salesforce.com
7 1 (1.15%) SAP