Period
to 20 July 2019

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 20 July 2019 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
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 461 520 543
Rank change year-on-year +59 +23 +120
Contract jobs citing Workday 383 365 293
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.45% 0.38% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 0.93% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 242 233 210
England median daily rate £513 £498 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.96% -5.14% +10.53%
10th Percentile £352 £374 £350
90th Percentile £675 £700 £675
UK median daily rate £513 £498 £525
% change year-on-year +2.91% -5.14% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
England median hourly rate £25.00 £37.75 £10.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -33.77% +277.50% -63.64%
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £37.75 £10.00
% change year-on-year -33.77% +277.50% -63.64%

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 36,114 39,350 38,446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.51% 41.40% 43.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 22,725 24,572 23,667
England median daily rate £463 £450 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +2.86% +5.42%
10th Percentile £258 £250 £258
90th Percentile £638 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,229 1,463 1,298
England median hourly rate £19.00 £18.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -2.86%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.17 £10.40
90th Percentile £50.78 £47.50 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +8.57% +2.94% -2.86%

Workday
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Workday in England

Workday
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Workday in England

Workday
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workday in England over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workday in England

Workday
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workday in England

Workday
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workday in England over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor 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 20 July 2019. 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 +50 203 £525 +5.00% 21
South East -1 97 £515 +3.41% 8
North of England +66 44 £444 +10.94% 4
Yorkshire +53 28 £355 -11.25%
East of England +4 23 £513 +7.89% 4
North West +18 14 £491 +40.36% 4
Midlands +27 8 £325 -34.34% 4
East Midlands +22 6 £325 -34.34% 1
South West -16 6 £550 - 1
North East +22 2 £388 -8.82%
West Midlands - 2 £488 - 3
Workday
UK

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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 95 (24.80%) Workday HCM
2 91 (23.76%) Finance
3 68 (17.75%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (17.49%) SAP
4 67 (17.49%) ERP
5 53 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
6 50 (13.05%) Project Management
7 49 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
8 43 (11.23%) Problem-Solving
9 41 (10.70%) Microsoft
10 38 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
10 38 (9.92%) Migration
11 36 (9.40%) Oracle
11 36 (9.40%) Change Management
11 36 (9.40%) SaaS
12 30 (7.83%) Salesforce.com
12 30 (7.83%) XML
12 30 (7.83%) CRM
13 29 (7.57%) Microsoft Excel
13 29 (7.57%) User Experience
13 29 (7.57%) Test Scripting
14 28 (7.31%) Data Migration
15 27 (7.05%) Management Information System
16 26 (6.79%) Risk Management
17 24 (6.27%) Service Delivery
18 23 (6.01%) Web Services
18 23 (6.01%) Case Management
19 22 (5.74%) Power BI
19 22 (5.74%) Pharmaceutical
19 22 (5.74%) Banking

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 12 (3.13%) SharePoint
2 5 (1.31%) JBoss
3 1 (0.26%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (0.26%) Sitefinity
3 1 (0.26%) Umbraco
Applications
1 29 (7.57%) Microsoft Excel
2 19 (4.96%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 16 (4.18%) Microsoft Office
4 14 (3.66%) Chatbot
5 12 (3.13%) MS Visio
6 3 (0.78%) Microsoft Project
7 2 (0.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 95 (24.80%) Workday HCM
2 14 (3.66%) SAP HR
3 9 (2.35%) PeopleSoft HCM
4 8 (2.09%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (2.09%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 8 (2.09%) SAP ERP
4 8 (2.09%) SAP HCM
5 6 (1.57%) Dynamics AX
5 6 (1.57%) NetSuite
5 6 (1.57%) SAP S/4HANA
6 4 (1.04%) iTrent
7 2 (0.52%) Oracle EBS
7 2 (0.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.52%) Unit4 Business World
8 1 (0.26%) Infor CloudSuite
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle ERP
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle General Ledger
8 1 (0.26%) SAP CRM
8 1 (0.26%) SAP Payroll
8 1 (0.26%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 36 (9.40%) SaaS
2 22 (5.74%) Power Platform
3 20 (5.22%) Microsoft Azure
4 12 (3.13%) Dynamics 365
5 7 (1.83%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (1.31%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.31%) Amazon S3
6 5 (1.31%) OpenShift
6 5 (1.31%) PaaS
6 5 (1.31%) Salesforce Service Cloud
7 4 (1.04%) Office 365
7 4 (1.04%) Slack
8 3 (0.78%) IaaS
9 2 (0.52%) Veeva
10 1 (0.26%) FinancialForce
10 1 (0.26%) Smartsheet
10 1 (0.26%) Taleo
Communications & Networking
1 5 (1.31%) SSH
1 5 (1.31%) X.509
2 2 (0.52%) DNS
2 2 (0.52%) HTTP
2 2 (0.52%) HTTPS
2 2 (0.52%) Internet
2 2 (0.52%) IPsec
2 2 (0.52%) Kerberos
3 1 (0.26%) Intranet
3 1 (0.26%) LAN
3 1 (0.26%) Network Security
3 1 (0.26%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (5.74%) Power BI
2 16 (4.18%) Data Lake
3 11 (2.87%) Data Warehouse
4 10 (2.61%) BusinessObjects
4 10 (2.61%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
5 9 (2.35%) SQL Server
6 4 (1.04%) Qlik Sense
6 4 (1.04%) SAP BW
7 2 (0.52%) Blockchain
7 2 (0.52%) Data Mining
7 2 (0.52%) DTS
7 2 (0.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 1 (0.26%) Oracle Reports
8 1 (0.26%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (0.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 19 (4.96%) JIRA
2 5 (1.31%) Eclipse
3 4 (1.04%) Jenkins
4 1 (0.26%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.26%) Zephyr
General
1 91 (23.76%) Finance
2 22 (5.74%) Banking
2 22 (5.74%) Pharmaceutical
3 17 (4.44%) Retail
4 15 (3.92%) Legal
5 8 (2.09%) Back Office
6 5 (1.31%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.31%) Publishing
6 5 (1.31%) Retail Banking
7 4 (1.04%) German Language
8 3 (0.78%) Front Office
9 2 (0.52%) Advertising
10 1 (0.26%) French Language
10 1 (0.26%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.26%) Law
10 1 (0.26%) Marketing
10 1 (0.26%) Spanish Language
10 1 (0.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 77 (20.10%) Consultant
2 70 (18.28%) Analyst
3 60 (15.67%) Workday Consultant
4 44 (11.49%) Project Manager
5 39 (10.18%) Architect
6 32 (8.36%) Workday Analyst
7 30 (7.83%) Workday Manager
8 23 (6.01%) HR Analyst
9 20 (5.22%) Test Leader
10 19 (4.96%) Business Analyst
10 19 (4.96%) Workday Project Manager
11 17 (4.44%) Developer
11 17 (4.44%) Workday Specialist
12 16 (4.18%) Solutions Architect
13 15 (3.92%) HR Manager
13 15 (3.92%) Report Specialist
14 14 (3.66%) Workday Architect
15 12 (3.13%) Integration Architect
16 11 (2.87%) Functional Consultant
16 11 (2.87%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (7.83%) XML
2 23 (6.01%) Web Services
3 18 (4.70%) REST
3 18 (4.70%) SOAP
4 16 (4.18%) JSON
5 11 (2.87%) XSLT
6 5 (1.31%) Oracle Fusion
7 4 (1.04%) Middleware
8 3 (0.78%) Spring
9 2 (0.52%) Ajax
9 2 (0.52%) Angular 2
9 2 (0.52%) AngularJS
9 2 (0.52%) CSS3
9 2 (0.52%) HTML5
9 2 (0.52%) jQuery
9 2 (0.52%) LDAP
9 2 (0.52%) Node.js
9 2 (0.52%) React
9 2 (0.52%) Sass
9 2 (0.52%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 53 (13.84%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.57%) User Experience
3 27 (7.05%) Management Information System
4 11 (2.87%) FMCG
5 10 (2.61%) Self-Motivation
6 7 (1.83%) PKI
7 6 (1.57%) Life Science
8 5 (1.31%) Greenfield Project
9 4 (1.04%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.04%) Mobile App
10 2 (0.52%) e-Learning
10 2 (0.52%) NHS
11 1 (0.26%) Analytical Mindset
11 1 (0.26%) Cyber Kill Chain
11 1 (0.26%) Driving Licence
11 1 (0.26%) PMI
11 1 (0.26%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 3 (0.78%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (17.75%) Stakeholder Management
2 67 (17.49%) ERP
3 50 (13.05%) Project Management
4 49 (12.79%) Agile Software Development
5 43 (11.23%) Problem-Solving
6 38 (9.92%) Business Intelligence
6 38 (9.92%) Migration
7 36 (9.40%) Change Management
8 30 (7.83%) CRM
9 29 (7.57%) Test Scripting
10 28 (7.31%) Data Migration
11 26 (6.79%) Risk Management
12 24 (6.27%) Service Delivery
13 23 (6.01%) Case Management
14 19 (4.96%) Scrum
14 19 (4.96%) Test Strategy
15 17 (4.44%) Analytics
15 17 (4.44%) Decision-Making
15 17 (4.44%) Scenario Testing
15 17 (4.44%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 17 (4.44%) JavaScript
2 11 (2.87%) SQL
3 5 (1.31%) PowerShell
4 4 (1.04%) C
5 3 (0.78%) T-SQL
5 3 (0.78%) VBA
6 1 (0.26%) C#
6 1 (0.26%) Java
6 1 (0.26%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 13 (3.39%) Degree
2 4 (1.04%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.78%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.52%) ISEB
4 2 (0.52%) ISTQB
4 2 (0.52%) PMP
4 2 (0.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.26%) APMP
5 1 (0.26%) SAP Certification
5 1 (0.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (2.09%) Data Quality
1 8 (2.09%) GDPR
2 7 (1.83%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 5 (1.31%) PMO
3 5 (1.31%) QA
4 4 (1.04%) GxP
System Software
1 2 (0.52%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (1.57%) HP ALM
2 2 (0.52%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (0.52%) Nessus
Vendors
1 67 (17.49%) SAP
2 41 (10.70%) Microsoft
3 36 (9.40%) Oracle
4 30 (7.83%) Salesforce.com
5 20 (5.22%) ServiceNow
6 17 (4.44%) PeopleSoft
7 8 (2.09%) Genesys
8 7 (1.83%) Blue Coat
8 7 (1.83%) Intapp
8 7 (1.83%) SnapLogic
9 6 (1.57%) HP
9 6 (1.57%) Kronos
10 5 (1.31%) Trustwave
11 4 (1.04%) Cloudera
11 4 (1.04%) Concur
12 2 (0.52%) JD Edwards
12 2 (0.52%) Okta
12 2 (0.52%) Snow
12 2 (0.52%) Splunk
12 2 (0.52%) Zscaler