Period
to 1 December 2021

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Workday products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Workday over the 6 months to 1 December 2021 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Workday, Inc.

Workday
UK > England
6 months to
1 Dec 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 559 463 518
Rank change year-on-year -96 +55 -28
Contract jobs citing Workday 212 72 247
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.30% 0.23% 0.34%
As % of the Vendors category 0.76% 0.55% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 45 160
10th Percentile £381 £403 £413
25th Percentile £463 £438 £462
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £544 £600 £525
Median % change year-on-year -9.38% +14.29% +0.96%
75th Percentile £636 £768 £631
90th Percentile £725 £858 £703
UK median daily rate £528 £550 £525
% change year-on-year -4.00% +4.76% +0.96%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 10
10th Percentile " " £62.53
25th Percentile £14.75 " £70.00
Median hourly rate £22.75 - £80.00
75th Percentile £40.00 " £82.50
90th Percentile £53.50 " "
UK median hourly rate £24.00 - £80.00

Workday is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 27,856 13,165 31,549
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 39.09% 42.53% 42.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 18,775 8,658 20,329
10th Percentile £258 £253 £230
25th Percentile £400 £363 £356
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £450
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
75th Percentile £613 £575 £559
90th Percentile £700 £661 £645
UK median daily rate £500 £473 £450
% change year-on-year +5.82% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 902 433 1,183
10th Percentile £11.79 £11.75 £11.24
25th Percentile £14.13 £14.25 £14.00
Median hourly rate £19.33 £23.00 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year -15.95% +22.99% +7.63%
75th Percentile £40.78 £45.50 £35.00
90th Percentile £62.50 £56.13 £51.71
UK median hourly rate £19.52 £24.00 £18.70
% change year-on-year -18.67% +28.34% +8.41%

Workday
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Workday as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Workday in England

Workday
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Workday in England.

Daily rate trend for Workday in England

Workday
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Workday in England over the 6 months to 1 December 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Workday in England

Workday
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Workday in England.

Hourly rate trend for Workday in England

Workday
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Workday in England over the 6 months to 1 December 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Workday in England

Workday
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workday within the England region over the 6 months to 1 December 2021. 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
London -124 125 £563 -6.25% 20
North of England -62 20 £500 +21.21% 2
South East -76 19 £539 -27.65% 4
East of England - 11 £530 - 3
North West - 11 £488 - 1
Yorkshire -38 9 £500 +2.56%
South West -52 6 £475 -13.64% 1
Midlands -66 6 £638 -
East Midlands -38 3 £613 -
West Midlands -67 3 £650 -
Workday
UK

For the 6 months to 1 December 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Workday 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 England region with a requirement for Workday.

1 75 (35.38%) Finance
2 54 (25.47%) SAP
3 53 (25.00%) Workday HCM
4 50 (23.58%) Social Skills
5 43 (20.28%) ERP
6 37 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
7 32 (15.09%) Microsoft
8 31 (14.62%) Oracle
9 29 (13.68%) CRM
9 29 (13.68%) Azure
10 28 (13.21%) Salesforce.com
11 27 (12.74%) Stakeholder Management
11 27 (12.74%) Problem-Solving
12 22 (10.38%) Project Management
13 21 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
14 19 (8.96%) DevOps
14 19 (8.96%) Migration
15 18 (8.49%) Microsoft Excel
16 16 (7.55%) Change Management
17 15 (7.08%) SaaS
18 14 (6.60%) Degree
19 12 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
19 12 (5.66%) Microservices
20 11 (5.19%) Analytics
20 11 (5.19%) Dynamics 365
21 10 (4.72%) Business Case
21 10 (4.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
21 10 (4.72%) NetSuite
21 10 (4.72%) E-Commerce
22 9 (4.25%) SharePoint

Workday
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 9 (4.25%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.89%) Confluence
3 1 (0.47%) CMS
3 1 (0.47%) Sitecore CMS
Applications
1 18 (8.49%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (4.72%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 8 (3.77%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (2.36%) MS Visio
5 2 (0.94%) Oracle Smart View
6 1 (0.47%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 53 (25.00%) Workday HCM
2 12 (5.66%) Dynamics CRM
3 10 (4.72%) NetSuite
4 9 (4.25%) SAP FSCM
5 6 (2.83%) SAP HR
5 6 (2.83%) SAP S/4HANA
6 5 (2.36%) SAP ERP
7 4 (1.89%) Unit4 Business World
8 3 (1.42%) SAP Payroll
9 2 (0.94%) Eloqua
9 2 (0.94%) HFM
9 2 (0.94%) Hyperion Planning
9 2 (0.94%) PeopleSoft Financials
9 2 (0.94%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 2 (0.94%) PeopleSoft HRMS
9 2 (0.94%) SAP HCM
10 1 (0.47%) Payment Gateway
10 1 (0.47%) Salesforce.com CRM
10 1 (0.47%) SAP Business ByDesign
10 1 (0.47%) SAP Forecasting and Replenishment
Cloud Services
1 29 (13.68%) Azure
2 15 (7.08%) SaaS
3 11 (5.19%) Dynamics 365
4 8 (3.77%) Microsoft 365
5 7 (3.30%) Power Platform
6 6 (2.83%) Boomi
7 5 (2.36%) AWS
7 5 (2.36%) GCP
8 4 (1.89%) Collibra
8 4 (1.89%) iPaaS
9 2 (0.94%) PowerApps
9 2 (0.94%) Snowflake
9 2 (0.94%) SuccessFactors
9 2 (0.94%) Taleo
10 1 (0.47%) Apigee
10 1 (0.47%) Azure Active Directory
10 1 (0.47%) IaaS
10 1 (0.47%) Miro
10 1 (0.47%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.47%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.25%) Data Lake
2 7 (3.30%) Power BI
3 5 (2.36%) Metadata
3 5 (2.36%) Parquet
4 4 (1.89%) Blockchain
5 3 (1.42%) SQL Server
6 2 (0.94%) Big Data
6 2 (0.94%) Essbase
6 2 (0.94%) MS Access
7 1 (0.47%) BusinessObjects
7 1 (0.47%) Crystal Reports
7 1 (0.47%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.47%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.47%) Oracle Reports
7 1 (0.47%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.47%) Tableau
Development Applications
1 8 (3.77%) JIRA
General
1 75 (35.38%) Finance
2 50 (23.58%) Social Skills
3 21 (9.91%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (3.77%) Retail
5 7 (3.30%) French Language
5 7 (3.30%) Legal
5 7 (3.30%) Presentation Skills
6 6 (2.83%) Law
7 5 (2.36%) Banking
7 5 (2.36%) German Language
7 5 (2.36%) Marketing
8 4 (1.89%) Back Office
8 4 (1.89%) General Ledger
9 3 (1.42%) Billing
9 3 (1.42%) Influencing Skills
9 3 (1.42%) Italian Language
9 3 (1.42%) Public Sector
9 3 (1.42%) Spanish Language
10 2 (0.94%) Documentation Skills
10 2 (0.94%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 55 (25.94%) Analyst
2 34 (16.04%) Workday Analyst
3 29 (13.68%) Architect
4 27 (12.74%) Consultant
5 23 (10.85%) Project Manager
6 22 (10.38%) Business Analyst
6 22 (10.38%) Workday Consultant
7 17 (8.02%) Workday Manager
8 14 (6.60%) Solutions Architect
9 12 (5.66%) HR Analyst
9 12 (5.66%) HR Manager
9 12 (5.66%) Workday Architect
10 11 (5.19%) Workday Project Manager
11 9 (4.25%) Workday Business Analyst
12 8 (3.77%) Data Analyst
13 7 (3.30%) HR Business Analyst
14 6 (2.83%) Configuration and Release Manager
14 6 (2.83%) Configuration Manager
14 6 (2.83%) Release and Configuration Manager
14 6 (2.83%) Release Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.77%) ADO
2 7 (3.30%) SOAP
2 7 (3.30%) Web Services
3 6 (2.83%) JSON
4 5 (2.36%) Middleware
4 5 (2.36%) RESTful
5 3 (1.42%) XML
6 1 (0.47%) HTML
6 1 (0.47%) Node.js
6 1 (0.47%) PySpark
6 1 (0.47%) REST
6 1 (0.47%) WSDL
6 1 (0.47%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 6 (2.83%) Legacy Systems
1 6 (2.83%) Management Information System
2 4 (1.89%) FMCG
2 4 (1.89%) Robotics
3 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Cloud
3 3 (1.42%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (1.42%) Life Science
3 3 (1.42%) User Experience
4 2 (0.94%) Analytical Mindset
4 2 (0.94%) Cloud Native
4 2 (0.94%) Self-Motivation
4 2 (0.94%) Virtual Team
5 1 (0.47%) Data Protection Act
5 1 (0.47%) Graphic Design
5 1 (0.47%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (0.47%) Mainframe
5 1 (0.47%) PMI
5 1 (0.47%) Reference Data
5 1 (0.47%) Social Media
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (20.28%) ERP
2 37 (17.45%) Agile Software Development
3 29 (13.68%) CRM
4 27 (12.74%) Problem-Solving
4 27 (12.74%) Stakeholder Management
5 22 (10.38%) Project Management
6 19 (8.96%) DevOps
6 19 (8.96%) Migration
7 16 (7.55%) Change Management
8 12 (5.66%) Microservices
9 11 (5.19%) Analytics
10 10 (4.72%) Business Case
10 10 (4.72%) E-Commerce
11 9 (4.25%) ITIL
11 9 (4.25%) Service Management
11 9 (4.25%) User Acceptance Testing
12 8 (3.77%) Computer Science
12 8 (3.77%) Scrum
12 8 (3.77%) Waterfall
13 7 (3.30%) Project Delivery
Programming Languages
1 3 (1.42%) C
1 3 (1.42%) VBA
2 1 (0.47%) Java
2 1 (0.47%) JavaScript
2 1 (0.47%) Python
2 1 (0.47%) SQL
Qualifications
1 14 (6.60%) Degree
2 5 (2.36%) Master's Degree
3 3 (1.42%) CIPD
3 3 (1.42%) Computer Science Degree
3 3 (1.42%) Security Cleared
4 2 (0.94%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.47%) APMP
5 1 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
5 1 (0.47%) ISEB
5 1 (0.47%) PMP
5 1 (0.47%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (3.30%) PMO
1 7 (3.30%) SLA
2 5 (2.36%) Data Quality
3 3 (1.42%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.47%) Actionable Recommendations
4 1 (0.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 3 (1.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (0.94%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 54 (25.47%) SAP
2 32 (15.09%) Microsoft
3 31 (14.62%) Oracle
4 28 (13.21%) Salesforce.com
5 9 (4.25%) Adaptive Insights
6 8 (3.77%) MuleSoft
7 6 (2.83%) Dell
7 6 (2.83%) Informatica
7 6 (2.83%) PeopleSoft
7 6 (2.83%) ServiceNow
8 5 (2.36%) Databricks
8 5 (2.36%) Google
9 4 (1.89%) Hyperion
9 4 (1.89%) Sage
10 3 (1.42%) Avature
11 2 (0.94%) Apttus
11 2 (0.94%) CODA
11 2 (0.94%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.94%) NCR
11 2 (0.94%) Okta