Period
to 16 June 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 16 June 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
16 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 425 419 461
Rank change year-on-year -6 +42 +104
Contract jobs citing Workday 218 167 411
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.44% 0.43% 0.50%
As % of the Vendors category 1.08% 1.01% 1.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 152 98 255
10th Percentile £365 £354 £343
25th Percentile £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £550 £515
Median % change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%
75th Percentile £650 £650 £613
90th Percentile £725 £766 £675
UK median daily rate £550 £550 £515
% change year-on-year - +6.80% +3.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 1
10th Percentile £13.58 " "
25th Percentile £21.56 £12.50 £30.75
Median hourly rate £37.50 £13.00 £31.50
Median % change year-on-year +188.46% -58.73% -45.22%
75th Percentile £43.63 £13.50 £32.25
90th Percentile £48.00 " "
UK median hourly rate £37.50 £13.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +188.46% -58.73% -45.22%

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 20,136 16,541 34,529
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 40.88% 42.66% 41.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,113 10,649 21,933
10th Percentile £290 £250 £260
25th Percentile £388 £363 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £495 £470 £465
Median % change year-on-year +5.32% +1.08% +3.33%
75th Percentile £588 £575 £569
90th Percentile £688 £675 £650
UK median daily rate £488 £460 £460
% change year-on-year +6.04% -0.05% +2.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 629 586 1,120
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.63 £11.07
25th Percentile £13.25 £14.06 £13.00
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% +2.70% +5.71%
75th Percentile £41.25 £30.00 £37.31
90th Percentile £55.00 £50.00 £50.00
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.08
% change year-on-year +2.56% +7.84% +4.52%

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 16 June 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 16 June 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 16 June 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 -55 100 £550 - 12
South East 0 45 £575 -4.17% 1
Midlands -9 14 £365 -8.75%
East Midlands +13 11 £360 -10.00%
South West +23 7 £490 -
East of England 0 6 £508 +35.33%
North of England +10 4 £475 -5.00% 3
West Midlands -14 3 £900 -
Yorkshire +8 2 £475 -13.64% 2
North West -13 2 - -
Workday
UK

For the 6 months to 16 June 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 68 (31.19%) Finance
2 66 (30.28%) SAP
3 54 (24.77%) ERP
3 54 (24.77%) Salesforce.com
4 52 (23.85%) Oracle
5 40 (18.35%) Social Skills
6 39 (17.89%) Workday HCM
7 34 (15.60%) Project Management
8 28 (12.84%) Migration
8 28 (12.84%) SaaS
9 25 (11.47%) NetSuite
10 24 (11.01%) Azure
11 20 (9.17%) Data Migration
12 19 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
13 18 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
14 17 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
15 16 (7.34%) Analytics
15 16 (7.34%) SQL
15 16 (7.34%) Data Analysis
16 15 (6.88%) CRM
17 13 (5.96%) JIRA
17 13 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
18 12 (5.50%) DevOps
18 12 (5.50%) Degree
18 12 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
18 12 (5.50%) Microsoft Excel
18 12 (5.50%) Programme Management
19 11 (5.05%) ETL
19 11 (5.05%) Web Services

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 4 (1.83%) SharePoint
2 3 (1.38%) Anypoint
3 1 (0.46%) Confluence
Applications
1 12 (5.50%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.29%) Microsoft Office
3 4 (1.83%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.92%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.92%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.46%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 39 (17.89%) Workday HCM
2 25 (11.47%) NetSuite
3 6 (2.75%) HFM
3 6 (2.75%) PeopleSoft Financials
4 4 (1.83%) Hyperion Planning
5 3 (1.38%) Primavera
6 2 (0.92%) Dynamics CRM
6 2 (0.92%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
6 2 (0.92%) SAP S/4HANA
7 1 (0.46%) Oracle EBS
7 1 (0.46%) Salesforce.com CRM
7 1 (0.46%) SAP ERP
7 1 (0.46%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 28 (12.84%) SaaS
2 24 (11.01%) Azure
3 10 (4.59%) Boomi
4 8 (3.67%) Microsoft 365
4 8 (3.67%) Power Platform
5 7 (3.21%) AWS
5 7 (3.21%) SuccessFactors
6 5 (2.29%) Azure Active Directory
7 3 (1.38%) Azure Logic Apps
7 3 (1.38%) iPaaS
7 3 (1.38%) Power Automate
7 3 (1.38%) PowerApps
7 3 (1.38%) Serverless
8 2 (0.92%) Amazon S3
8 2 (0.92%) Azure App Service
8 2 (0.92%) Azure Cosmos DB
8 2 (0.92%) Azure Data Factory
8 2 (0.92%) Azure Key Vault
8 2 (0.92%) Azure Service Bus
8 2 (0.92%) Azure Storage
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.38%) HTTP
1 3 (1.38%) Intranet
2 2 (0.92%) DNS
2 2 (0.92%) Ethernet
2 2 (0.92%) SSH
2 2 (0.92%) X.509
3 1 (0.46%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (5.50%) Oracle Reports
2 10 (4.59%) SQL Server
3 8 (3.67%) Power BI
4 6 (2.75%) Tableau
5 5 (2.29%) Data Warehouse
6 4 (1.83%) Essbase
7 3 (1.38%) BusinessObjects
7 3 (1.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (0.92%) Amazon DynamoDB
8 2 (0.92%) Amazon RDS
8 2 (0.92%) Azure SQL Database
8 2 (0.92%) Data Lake
8 2 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
8 2 (0.92%) SAP BW
8 2 (0.92%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 1 (0.46%) Data Mart
9 1 (0.46%) Enterprise Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.46%) OLTP
9 1 (0.46%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 13 (5.96%) JIRA
2 6 (2.75%) Git (software)
3 3 (1.38%) Hudson
3 3 (1.38%) Jenkins
3 3 (1.38%) Maven
4 2 (0.92%) GitLab
5 1 (0.46%) Eclipse
5 1 (0.46%) ERwin
5 1 (0.46%) Selenium
5 1 (0.46%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (0.46%) WebDriver
General
1 68 (31.19%) Finance
2 40 (18.35%) Social Skills
3 17 (7.80%) Analytical Skills
4 9 (4.13%) Billing
4 9 (4.13%) Legal
5 8 (3.67%) Banking
5 8 (3.67%) Marketing
6 6 (2.75%) Pharmaceutical
7 5 (2.29%) Aerospace
8 4 (1.83%) General Ledger
8 4 (1.83%) Public Sector
8 4 (1.83%) Retail
9 3 (1.38%) Influencing Skills
9 3 (1.38%) Telecoms
10 2 (0.92%) Games
10 2 (0.92%) Investment Banking
10 2 (0.92%) Manufacturing
10 2 (0.92%) Multimedia
10 2 (0.92%) Organisational Skills
10 2 (0.92%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 48 (22.02%) Analyst
2 29 (13.30%) Architect
2 29 (13.30%) Consultant
3 28 (12.84%) Project Manager
3 28 (12.84%) Workday Analyst
4 23 (10.55%) Business Analyst
5 18 (8.26%) Workday Consultant
5 18 (8.26%) Workday Manager
6 16 (7.34%) Developer
7 12 (5.50%) Workday Project Manager
8 11 (5.05%) HR Analyst
8 11 (5.05%) SAP Manager
8 11 (5.05%) Workday Architect
9 10 (4.59%) Solutions Architect
9 10 (4.59%) Workday Business Analyst
10 9 (4.13%) Programme Manager
10 9 (4.13%) SC Cleared Project Manager
11 8 (3.67%) Applications Manager
11 8 (3.67%) Applications Project Manager
12 7 (3.21%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.05%) Web Services
2 10 (4.59%) XML
3 7 (3.21%) JSON
4 6 (2.75%) JDBC
4 6 (2.75%) REST
4 6 (2.75%) SOAP
5 5 (2.29%) jQuery
5 5 (2.29%) Middleware
6 4 (1.83%) .NET
7 3 (1.38%) .NET Core
7 3 (1.38%) .NET Framework
7 3 (1.38%) AngularJS
7 3 (1.38%) CSS
7 3 (1.38%) HTML
7 3 (1.38%) JMS
7 3 (1.38%) React
7 3 (1.38%) SailPoint
8 2 (0.92%) Lambda Expressions
8 2 (0.92%) Spring Batch
8 2 (0.92%) Spring Boot
Miscellaneous
1 13 (5.96%) Enterprise Software
2 9 (4.13%) Management Information System
3 4 (1.83%) FMCG
3 4 (1.83%) Life Science
3 4 (1.83%) User Experience
4 3 (1.38%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (1.38%) Mainframe
4 3 (1.38%) Social Media
5 2 (0.92%) PMI
5 2 (0.92%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (0.46%) Analytical Mindset
6 1 (0.46%) Clustering
6 1 (0.46%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.46%) Reference Data
6 1 (0.46%) Taxonomies
6 1 (0.46%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 54 (24.77%) ERP
2 34 (15.60%) Project Management
3 28 (12.84%) Migration
4 20 (9.17%) Data Migration
5 19 (8.72%) Agile Software Development
6 18 (8.26%) Business Intelligence
6 18 (8.26%) Stakeholder Management
7 16 (7.34%) Analytics
7 16 (7.34%) Data Analysis
8 15 (6.88%) CRM
9 12 (5.50%) DevOps
9 12 (5.50%) Programme Management
10 11 (5.05%) ETL
10 11 (5.05%) Problem-Solving
11 10 (4.59%) Data Modelling
12 9 (4.13%) Continuous Improvement
12 9 (4.13%) Customer Engagement
12 9 (4.13%) Decision-Making
12 9 (4.13%) Re-Platforming
12 9 (4.13%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 16 (7.34%) SQL
2 5 (2.29%) C#
2 5 (2.29%) Java
3 3 (1.38%) C
3 3 (1.38%) JavaScript
3 3 (1.38%) TypeScript
4 2 (0.92%) Java 8
5 1 (0.46%) VBA
Qualifications
1 12 (5.50%) Degree
2 9 (4.13%) PMP
2 9 (4.13%) SC Cleared
2 9 (4.13%) Security Cleared
3 7 (3.21%) PMI Certification
4 2 (0.92%) CIPD
4 2 (0.92%) Computer Science Degree
4 2 (0.92%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 1 (0.46%) ISTQB
5 1 (0.46%) TOGAF Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (2.75%) Data Quality
1 6 (2.75%) QA
2 3 (1.38%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 2 (0.92%) IFRS
3 2 (0.92%) PMO
4 1 (0.46%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (3.21%) Active Directory
2 2 (0.92%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.46%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 66 (30.28%) SAP
2 54 (24.77%) Salesforce.com
3 52 (23.85%) Oracle
4 11 (5.05%) ServiceNow
5 10 (4.59%) Dell
5 10 (4.59%) Microsoft
6 8 (3.67%) MuleSoft
6 8 (3.67%) PeopleSoft
7 7 (3.21%) Hyperion
7 7 (3.21%) Informatica
8 5 (2.29%) Kronos
9 4 (1.83%) Adaptive Insights
9 4 (1.83%) Ariba
9 4 (1.83%) Okta
10 3 (1.38%) Xero
11 2 (0.92%) Anaplan
11 2 (0.92%) Cerillion
11 2 (0.92%) Tagetik
12 1 (0.46%) Infor
12 1 (0.46%) Talend