Period
to 23 February 2020

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 23 February 2020 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
23 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 486 421 538
Rank change year-on-year -65 +117 +124
Contract jobs citing Workday 206 505 338
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.34% 0.56% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.78% 1.32% 0.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 109 291 243
England median daily rate £573 £525 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.05% +5.00% -
10th Percentile £400 £355 £386
90th Percentile £775 £704 £683
UK median daily rate £561 £525 £500
% change year-on-year +6.90% +5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 3
England median hourly rate £80.00 £36.50 £33.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +119.18% +10.61% -70.00%
10th Percentile £46.25 £31.80 £27.10
90th Percentile £82.50 £40.80 £53.90
UK median hourly rate £80.00 £36.50 £33.00
% change year-on-year +119.18% +10.61% -70.00%

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 26,281 38,158 39,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 43.10% 42.38% 41.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,329 23,906 24,764
England median daily rate £450 £450 £450
10th Percentile £225 £263 £238
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £438
% change year-on-year - +2.74% +3.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,075 1,351 1,318
England median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% - -
10th Percentile £11.90 £10.75 £11.00
90th Percentile £51.75 £47.83 £47.50
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +8.57% - +2.34%

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020.

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 23 February 2020. 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 -35 100 £575 +9.52% 19
South East -25 49 £575 +4.55% 3
North of England +36 22 £469 -3.35% 6
East of England +44 18 £575 -21.10%
North West +43 16 £463 -15.91% 6
Midlands +58 11 £425 - 1
East Midlands +43 6 £425 - 1
Yorkshire +24 6 £613 +30.67%
West Midlands +53 5 - -
South West +29 4 £338 - 1
South Coast - 1 £625 -
Workday
UK

For the 6 months to 23 February 2020, 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 76 (36.89%) ERP
2 47 (22.82%) Finance
3 46 (22.33%) SAP
4 45 (21.84%) Oracle
5 36 (17.48%) Microsoft
6 35 (16.99%) Stakeholder Management
7 33 (16.02%) Project Management
8 29 (14.08%) Workday HCM
9 25 (12.14%) SuccessFactors
10 24 (11.65%) Degree
10 24 (11.65%) SaaS
11 20 (9.71%) Azure
12 19 (9.22%) Microsoft Office
13 18 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
13 18 (8.74%) Project Delivery
14 16 (7.77%) Dynamics 365
15 14 (6.80%) Retail
15 14 (6.80%) PaaS
15 14 (6.80%) Advertising
16 13 (6.31%) Change Management
16 13 (6.31%) CRM
16 13 (6.31%) Dynamics AX
17 12 (5.83%) Computer Science
17 12 (5.83%) GAP Analysis
18 11 (5.34%) Migration
18 11 (5.34%) Programme Management
18 11 (5.34%) PRINCE2
18 11 (5.34%) Web Services
18 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Excel
18 11 (5.34%) Salesforce.com

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 6 (2.91%) SharePoint
2 2 (0.97%) WebSphere
3 1 (0.49%) Confluence
3 1 (0.49%) JBoss
3 1 (0.49%) Moodle
3 1 (0.49%) Mule
3 1 (0.49%) Red Hat Fuse
3 1 (0.49%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 19 (9.22%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (5.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (1.46%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.49%) Adobe Captivate
4 1 (0.49%) Camtasia
4 1 (0.49%) Snagit
Business Applications
1 29 (14.08%) Workday HCM
2 13 (6.31%) Dynamics AX
3 10 (4.85%) Dynamics CRM
4 8 (3.88%) NetSuite
5 6 (2.91%) SAP ERP
6 4 (1.94%) SAP HCM
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle EBS
7 3 (1.46%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (1.46%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 2 (0.97%) Dynamics NAV
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle Applications
8 2 (0.97%) Oracle ERP
8 2 (0.97%) SAP BPC
8 2 (0.97%) SAP HR
9 1 (0.49%) Oracle EBS R12
9 1 (0.49%) PeopleSoft HCM
9 1 (0.49%) SAP GTS
9 1 (0.49%) SAP Payroll
9 1 (0.49%) SAP SD
9 1 (0.49%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 25 (12.14%) SuccessFactors
2 24 (11.65%) SaaS
3 20 (9.71%) Azure
4 16 (7.77%) Dynamics 365
5 14 (6.80%) PaaS
6 10 (4.85%) IaaS
6 10 (4.85%) Office 365
7 8 (3.88%) Azure ExpressRoute
8 4 (1.94%) Power Platform
9 2 (0.97%) Boomi
9 2 (0.97%) Cloud Computing
9 2 (0.97%) Smartsheet
10 1 (0.49%) Amazon S3
10 1 (0.49%) AWS
10 1 (0.49%) OpenShift
10 1 (0.49%) Tricentis Tosca
Communications & Networking
1 9 (4.37%) DNS
1 9 (4.37%) Internet
2 8 (3.88%) Firewall
2 8 (3.88%) NAS
2 8 (3.88%) Reverse Proxy
2 8 (3.88%) SAN
2 8 (3.88%) TCP/IP
2 8 (3.88%) VPN
3 2 (0.97%) HTTP
3 2 (0.97%) WebEx
4 1 (0.49%) HTTPS
4 1 (0.49%) IPsec
4 1 (0.49%) Kerberos
4 1 (0.49%) Skype
4 1 (0.49%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.43%) Oracle Reports
2 4 (1.94%) Power BI
3 3 (1.46%) Oracle Database
3 3 (1.46%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (0.97%) Data Lake
4 2 (0.97%) SAP HANA
5 1 (0.49%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.49%) Big Data
5 1 (0.49%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.49%) Oracle BI Publisher
5 1 (0.49%) QlikView
5 1 (0.49%) SAP BW
5 1 (0.49%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (3.88%) JIRA
2 4 (1.94%) Zephyr
3 1 (0.49%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 47 (22.82%) Finance
2 14 (6.80%) Advertising
2 14 (6.80%) Retail
3 10 (4.85%) Legal
4 6 (2.91%) German Language
5 4 (1.94%) Manufacturing
6 3 (1.46%) Banking
6 3 (1.46%) Marketing
7 2 (0.97%) Games
7 2 (0.97%) Housing Association
7 2 (0.97%) Law
7 2 (0.97%) Multimedia
8 1 (0.49%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.49%) Billing
8 1 (0.49%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.49%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.49%) Public Sector
8 1 (0.49%) Spanish Language
8 1 (0.49%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 45 (21.84%) Consultant
2 36 (17.48%) Analyst
3 34 (16.50%) Workday Consultant
4 24 (11.65%) Project Manager
5 20 (9.71%) Architect
6 16 (7.77%) Workday Analyst
6 16 (7.77%) Workday Manager
7 14 (6.80%) Business Analyst
8 13 (6.31%) Programme Manager
9 11 (5.34%) Change Manager
9 11 (5.34%) Workday Project Manager
10 9 (4.37%) ERP Manager
10 9 (4.37%) HR Manager
10 9 (4.37%) Test Analyst
11 8 (3.88%) Functional Consultant
12 7 (3.40%) ERP Architect
13 6 (2.91%) Developer
13 6 (2.91%) HR Analyst
13 6 (2.91%) HR Consultant
13 6 (2.91%) Senior Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (5.34%) Web Services
2 9 (4.37%) Oracle Fusion
3 3 (1.46%) .NET
3 3 (1.46%) XML
4 2 (0.97%) Kafka
4 2 (0.97%) SAML
4 2 (0.97%) XSLT
5 1 (0.49%) CSS
5 1 (0.49%) HTML
5 1 (0.49%) HTML5
5 1 (0.49%) J2EE
5 1 (0.49%) JSON
5 1 (0.49%) LDAP
5 1 (0.49%) Middleware
5 1 (0.49%) REST
5 1 (0.49%) RESTful
5 1 (0.49%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (5.34%) Analytical Skills
2 10 (4.85%) Hybrid Cloud
3 8 (3.88%) Replication
3 8 (3.88%) User Experience
4 7 (3.40%) Self-Motivation
5 5 (2.43%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.94%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.94%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.46%) Learning Management System
7 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Licensing
7 3 (1.46%) Mobile App
8 2 (0.97%) e-Learning
8 2 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (0.97%) FMCG
9 1 (0.49%) Cyber Kill Chain
9 1 (0.49%) SCORM
Operating Systems
1 9 (4.37%) Windows
2 3 (1.46%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 76 (36.89%) ERP
2 35 (16.99%) Stakeholder Management
3 33 (16.02%) Project Management
4 18 (8.74%) Agile Software Development
4 18 (8.74%) Project Delivery
5 13 (6.31%) Change Management
5 13 (6.31%) CRM
6 12 (5.83%) Computer Science
6 12 (5.83%) GAP Analysis
7 11 (5.34%) Migration
7 11 (5.34%) PRINCE2
7 11 (5.34%) Programme Management
7 11 (5.34%) Test Scripting
8 10 (4.85%) Information Security
8 10 (4.85%) Re-Platforming
9 9 (4.37%) Business Intelligence
9 9 (4.37%) Identity Management
9 9 (4.37%) Performance Management
9 9 (4.37%) System Testing
9 9 (4.37%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 8 (3.88%) PowerShell
2 7 (3.40%) SQL
3 4 (1.94%) C
4 1 (0.49%) C#
4 1 (0.49%) JavaScript
4 1 (0.49%) VBA
Qualifications
1 24 (11.65%) Degree
2 11 (5.34%) Security Cleared
3 8 (3.88%) SC Cleared
4 5 (2.43%) PMP
5 4 (1.94%) ISEB
5 4 (1.94%) ISTQB
5 4 (1.94%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 4 (1.94%) PMI Certification
6 3 (1.46%) ACCA
6 3 (1.46%) CIMA
6 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (0.97%) CIPD
7 2 (0.97%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.49%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.49%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.49%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (5.34%) QA
2 8 (3.88%) PMO
3 2 (0.97%) Data Quality
4 1 (0.49%) GDPR
4 1 (0.49%) P3O
System Software
1 3 (1.46%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.49%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.49%) Docker
Systems Management
1 7 (3.40%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (0.49%) Nessus
Vendors
1 46 (22.33%) SAP
2 45 (21.84%) Oracle
3 36 (17.48%) Microsoft
4 11 (5.34%) Salesforce.com
5 5 (2.43%) MuleSoft
6 3 (1.46%) JD Edwards
6 3 (1.46%) ServiceNow
6 3 (1.46%) VMware
7 2 (0.97%) Anaplan
7 2 (0.97%) Dell
7 2 (0.97%) DocuSign
7 2 (0.97%) MicroStrategy
7 2 (0.97%) PeopleSoft
7 2 (0.97%) Tableau
8 1 (0.49%) Adaptive Insights
8 1 (0.49%) Avature
8 1 (0.49%) Concur
8 1 (0.49%) Okta
8 1 (0.49%) Splunk
8 1 (0.49%) Zscaler