Period
to 18 December 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 18 December 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 144 155 145
Rank change year-on-year +11 -10 +18
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1,837 1,728 1,749
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.92% 1.82% 1.85%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.21% 2.11% 2.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,237 1,099 1,101
England median daily rate £475 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +1.12% +4.71%
10th Percentile £313 £313 £278
90th Percentile £625 £625 £613
UK median daily rate £470 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +4.44% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 30 39
England median hourly rate £28.38 £32.75 £31.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -13.34% +5.65% +36.26%
10th Percentile £17.55 £15.99 £11.00
90th Percentile £36.88 £59.50 £59.31
UK median hourly rate £26.65 £32.75 £33.00
% change year-on-year -18.63% -0.76% +43.48%

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 England with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 83,285 81,793 81,016
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.84% 86.03% 85.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 55,827 55,137 53,807
England median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £284 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK median daily rate £465 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +3.33% +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,093 1,885 2,236
England median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £23.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% +7.61% +5.60%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.29 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.50 £50.00 £47.83
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -6.25% +6.67% +2.27%

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in England

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Workflow in England

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in England over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workflow in England

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workflow in England

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in England

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in England over the 6 months to 18 December 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Workflow in England

Workflow
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 Workflow within the England region over the 6 months to 18 December 2018. 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 -1 913 £500 - 140
South East +7 368 £436 +2.59% 56
North of England +28 225 £424 -0.24% 81
Midlands +6 156 £468 +3.89% 45
North West +14 142 £425 - 42
West Midlands -21 106 £475 +5.56% 26
South West -25 91 £438 +6.06% 23
Yorkshire +20 69 £386 -8.10% 33
East of England -23 63 £425 +3.03% 22
East Midlands +29 46 £450 +5.88% 18
North East -17 14 £375 -10.71% 6
Workflow
UK

For the 6 months to 18 December 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Workflow 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 Workflow.

1 661 (35.98%) Agile Software Development
2 393 (21.39%) Finance
3 373 (20.30%) JavaScript
4 362 (19.71%) SQL
5 331 (18.02%) Microsoft
6 302 (16.44%) HTML
7 291 (15.84%) Java
8 258 (14.04%) Git (software)
9 254 (13.83%) .NET
10 232 (12.63%) C#
11 231 (12.57%) Scrum
12 229 (12.47%) DevOps
13 225 (12.25%) CSS
14 199 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
15 198 (10.78%) Oracle
15 198 (10.78%) JIRA
16 193 (10.51%) CRM
17 189 (10.29%) SQL Server
17 189 (10.29%) Test Automation
18 188 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
19 182 (9.91%) Web Services
20 177 (9.64%) REST
21 168 (9.15%) AngularJS
22 153 (8.33%) Degree
23 150 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
24 148 (8.06%) HTML5
25 147 (8.00%) Project Management
26 146 (7.95%) ITIL
27 140 (7.62%) Business Analysis
28 139 (7.57%) Migration

Workflow
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
1 118 (6.42%) SharePoint
2 108 (5.88%) Confluence
3 101 (5.50%) Oracle Workflow
4 78 (4.25%) CMS
5 46 (2.50%) SharePoint 2013
6 33 (1.80%) Adobe Experience Manager
7 30 (1.63%) Documentum
8 26 (1.42%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 25 (1.36%) SharePoint 2010
10 20 (1.09%) WebSphere
11 19 (1.03%) Elasticsearch
12 17 (0.93%) Apache Spark
12 17 (0.93%) IIS
12 17 (0.93%) Umbraco
13 16 (0.87%) Tomcat
14 14 (0.76%) NetWeaver
14 14 (0.76%) SAP Portal
15 13 (0.71%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (0.71%) LiveCycle
15 13 (0.71%) WordPress
Applications
1 108 (5.88%) Microsoft Excel
2 87 (4.74%) Microsoft Office
3 57 (3.10%) MS Visio
4 48 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (0.93%) InfoPath
6 16 (0.87%) Adobe Illustrator
7 14 (0.76%) Microsoft Project
8 13 (0.71%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.49%) InVision
10 4 (0.22%) Spreadsheet
11 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
11 2 (0.11%) EngageOne
11 2 (0.11%) HipChat
11 2 (0.11%) MicroStation
11 2 (0.11%) PTC Creo
11 2 (0.11%) Siemens NX
11 2 (0.11%) SPSS
12 1 (0.054%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 1 (0.054%) InDesign
12 1 (0.054%) Mingle
Business Applications
1 121 (6.59%) Dynamics CRM
2 34 (1.85%) Oracle EBS
3 26 (1.42%) Remedy ITSM
4 21 (1.14%) Endur
5 19 (1.03%) Oracle Receivables
6 18 (0.98%) Oracle EBS R12
6 18 (0.98%) Teamcenter
7 17 (0.93%) Eloqua
8 16 (0.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
9 15 (0.82%) Maximo
9 15 (0.82%) Oracle Payables
10 12 (0.65%) Oracle Financials
10 12 (0.65%) SAP CRM
11 10 (0.54%) Oracle Applications
11 10 (0.54%) PlanetPress Connect
12 8 (0.44%) Oracle Cash Management
12 8 (0.44%) Oracle General Ledger
12 8 (0.44%) Oracle iProcurement
13 7 (0.38%) ION MarketView
13 7 (0.38%) Oracle BPM
Cloud Services
1 150 (8.17%) Microsoft Azure
2 132 (7.19%) Amazon AWS
3 90 (4.90%) Dynamics 365
4 78 (4.25%) Office 365
5 49 (2.67%) PaaS
6 39 (2.12%) npm
7 38 (2.07%) Google Cloud Platform
8 29 (1.58%) SaaS
9 25 (1.36%) GitHub
10 24 (1.31%) IaaS
11 20 (1.09%) Cloud Computing
12 12 (0.65%) AWS CloudFormation
12 12 (0.65%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
12 12 (0.65%) Serverless
13 11 (0.60%) Azure Active Directory
14 10 (0.54%) Slack
15 9 (0.49%) Force.com
15 9 (0.49%) Google Analytics
16 8 (0.44%) Amazon EC2
16 8 (0.44%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 30 (1.63%) Firewall
2 22 (1.20%) Internet
3 20 (1.09%) HTTP
3 20 (1.09%) LAN
4 17 (0.93%) WAN
5 16 (0.87%) TCP/IP
6 15 (0.82%) VPN
7 14 (0.76%) SAN
8 12 (0.65%) SSL
9 11 (0.60%) iSCSI
10 10 (0.54%) Unified Communications
11 9 (0.49%) DNS
11 9 (0.49%) Extranet
11 9 (0.49%) Intranet
12 8 (0.44%) HTTPS
12 8 (0.44%) OpenVPN
13 7 (0.38%) Cisco ASA
13 7 (0.38%) SMS
14 6 (0.33%) AMQP
14 6 (0.33%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 189 (10.29%) SQL Server
2 92 (5.01%) Relational Database
3 55 (2.99%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 54 (2.94%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 45 (2.45%) MongoDB
6 42 (2.29%) RDBMS
7 41 (2.23%) NoSQL
8 36 (1.96%) PostgreSQL
9 35 (1.91%) Data Warehouse
10 31 (1.69%) MySQL
11 29 (1.58%) Oracle Database
12 27 (1.47%) Big Data
13 24 (1.31%) Hadoop
14 21 (1.14%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 21 (1.14%) Power BI
15 19 (1.03%) BusinessObjects
16 15 (0.82%) Apache Cassandra
16 15 (0.82%) SQL Server 2012
17 14 (0.76%) Amazon RDS
17 14 (0.76%) DB2
Development Applications
1 258 (14.04%) Git (software)
2 198 (10.78%) JIRA
3 132 (7.19%) Jenkins
4 66 (3.59%) Selenium
5 65 (3.54%) Visual Studio
6 58 (3.16%) Team Foundation Server
7 49 (2.67%) TeamCity
8 41 (2.23%) Maven
9 40 (2.18%) JUnit
10 38 (2.07%) webpack
11 34 (1.85%) gulp
12 33 (1.80%) Sonatype Nexus
13 32 (1.74%) Bitbucket
13 32 (1.74%) Subversion
14 30 (1.63%) Cucumber
15 29 (1.58%) Octopus Deploy
16 22 (1.20%) Bower
17 19 (1.03%) Eclipse
17 19 (1.03%) GitLab
18 17 (0.93%) IntelliJ
General
1 393 (21.39%) Finance
2 105 (5.72%) Marketing
3 96 (5.23%) Banking
4 67 (3.65%) Back Office
5 66 (3.59%) Front Office
6 52 (2.83%) Telecoms
7 50 (2.72%) Retail
8 40 (2.18%) Publishing
9 37 (2.01%) Law
9 37 (2.01%) Legal
10 31 (1.69%) Billing
11 25 (1.36%) Financial Institution
11 25 (1.36%) Manufacturing
12 18 (0.98%) Advertising
13 15 (0.82%) General Ledger
13 15 (0.82%) Investment Banking
14 11 (0.60%) Local Government
14 11 (0.60%) Mandarin Language
14 11 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
15 9 (0.49%) Games
Job Titles
1 667 (36.31%) Developer
2 327 (17.80%) Analyst
3 170 (9.25%) Business Analyst
4 109 (5.93%) Consultant
5 108 (5.88%) Architect
6 89 (4.84%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 66 (3.59%) Java Developer
8 63 (3.43%) Senior Developer
9 62 (3.38%) Project Manager
10 49 (2.67%) CRM Developer
11 48 (2.61%) React Developer
12 47 (2.56%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 47 (2.56%) Solutions Architect
13 45 (2.45%) DevOps Engineer
14 44 (2.40%) .NET Developer
14 44 (2.40%) User Researcher
15 43 (2.34%) Administrator
16 42 (2.29%) Angular Developer
17 41 (2.23%) Designer
18 37 (2.01%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 302 (16.44%) HTML
2 254 (13.83%) .NET
3 225 (12.25%) CSS
4 182 (9.91%) Web Services
5 177 (9.64%) REST
6 168 (9.15%) AngularJS
7 148 (8.06%) HTML5
8 128 (6.97%) XML
9 125 (6.80%) Node.js
10 117 (6.37%) React
11 97 (5.28%) SOAP
12 74 (4.03%) ASP.NET
13 72 (3.92%) Redux
14 68 (3.70%) jQuery
15 63 (3.43%) JSON
16 61 (3.32%) ASP.NET Web API
17 59 (3.21%) RESTful
18 51 (2.78%) LDAP
19 45 (2.45%) CSS3
20 42 (2.29%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 199 (10.83%) Analytical Skills
2 134 (7.29%) User Experience
3 72 (3.92%) Management Information System
4 66 (3.59%) Self-Motivation
5 38 (2.07%) Greenfield Project
6 37 (2.01%) Robotics
7 31 (1.69%) Data Centre
7 31 (1.69%) Mobile App
8 30 (1.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 27 (1.47%) Blog
10 24 (1.31%) Algorithms
11 22 (1.20%) Data Structures
12 21 (1.14%) Fintech
13 20 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
13 20 (1.09%) Fixed Income
13 20 (1.09%) Virtual Team
14 19 (1.03%) Derivative
15 17 (0.93%) Mainframe
16 14 (0.76%) Market Risk
16 14 (0.76%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 135 (7.35%) Windows
2 110 (5.99%) Linux
3 67 (3.65%) Unix
4 51 (2.78%) Windows Server
5 28 (1.52%) Android
5 28 (1.52%) Apple iOS
6 16 (0.87%) Windows 10
7 15 (0.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 11 (0.60%) Data ONTAP
9 10 (0.54%) Windows 7
10 9 (0.49%) Windows Server 2012
10 9 (0.49%) Windows XP
11 7 (0.38%) Windows 8
12 5 (0.27%) CentOS
12 5 (0.27%) Ubuntu
13 4 (0.22%) Solaris
14 3 (0.16%) AIX
14 3 (0.16%) Mac OS X
15 2 (0.11%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
16 1 (0.054%) RancherOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 661 (35.98%) Agile Software Development
2 231 (12.57%) Scrum
3 229 (12.47%) DevOps
4 193 (10.51%) CRM
5 189 (10.29%) Test Automation
6 188 (10.23%) Problem-Solving
7 147 (8.00%) Project Management
8 146 (7.95%) ITIL
9 140 (7.62%) Business Analysis
10 139 (7.57%) Migration
11 137 (7.46%) Continuous Integration
12 128 (6.97%) Analytics
13 125 (6.80%) SDLC
14 123 (6.70%) Front End Development
15 115 (6.26%) Service Management
16 108 (5.88%) TDD
17 106 (5.77%) Data Modelling
18 100 (5.44%) Stakeholder Management
19 99 (5.39%) Continuous Improvement
20 98 (5.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 373 (20.30%) JavaScript
2 362 (19.71%) SQL
3 291 (15.84%) Java
4 232 (12.63%) C#
5 121 (6.59%) Python
6 82 (4.46%) PowerShell
7 78 (4.25%) TypeScript
8 46 (2.50%) PL/SQL
9 45 (2.45%) ABAP
10 42 (2.29%) PHP
11 36 (1.96%) Ruby
11 36 (1.96%) Scala
12 34 (1.85%) ES6
12 34 (1.85%) T-SQL
13 28 (1.52%) Bash Shell
13 28 (1.52%) C++
14 25 (1.36%) Java 8
14 25 (1.36%) Perl
15 23 (1.25%) C
16 21 (1.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 153 (8.33%) Degree
2 102 (5.55%) Security Cleared
3 73 (3.97%) SC Cleared
4 22 (1.20%) Computer Science Degree
5 16 (0.87%) ISEB
5 16 (0.87%) PMI Certification
6 15 (0.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 15 (0.82%) PMP
7 13 (0.71%) Master's Degree
8 12 (0.65%) DV Cleared
9 11 (0.60%) NCDA
9 11 (0.60%) NCIE
9 11 (0.60%) NCSIE
9 11 (0.60%) Six Sigma Green Belt
10 9 (0.49%) Cisco Certification
11 7 (0.38%) BPSS Clearance
11 7 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Certification
11 7 (0.38%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 6 (0.33%) CBAP
12 6 (0.33%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 128 (6.97%) QA
2 72 (3.92%) SLA
3 27 (1.47%) PMO
4 25 (1.36%) Data Quality
5 24 (1.31%) GDPR
6 20 (1.09%) WCAG
7 6 (0.33%) HL7
8 5 (0.27%) Actionable Recommendations
8 5 (0.27%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 4 (0.22%) PCI DSS
10 3 (0.16%) MiFID
11 2 (0.11%) Disclosure Scotland
11 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
11 2 (0.11%) PMBOK
11 2 (0.11%) PSD2
11 2 (0.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
11 2 (0.11%) SEPA
12 1 (0.054%) COBIT
12 1 (0.054%) ISO 9001
12 1 (0.054%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 129 (7.02%) Docker
2 84 (4.57%) Active Directory
3 17 (0.93%) VMware Infrastructure
4 11 (0.60%) NFS
5 10 (0.54%) Virtual Desktop
5 10 (0.54%) Virtual Machines
6 9 (0.49%) Microsoft App-V
6 9 (0.49%) XenApp
7 8 (0.44%) VMware NSX
8 7 (0.38%) Firmware
8 7 (0.38%) HDFS
9 6 (0.33%) vSphere
10 3 (0.16%) Oracle RAC
11 2 (0.11%) vCloud
11 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
11 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.054%) Apache ZooKeeper
12 1 (0.054%) Shibboleth
12 1 (0.054%) Squid
12 1 (0.054%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 73 (3.97%) Kubernetes
2 60 (3.27%) Ansible
3 52 (2.83%) Single Sign-On
4 39 (2.12%) Terraform
5 35 (1.91%) Puppet
6 29 (1.58%) Opscode Chef
7 19 (1.03%) SCCM
8 13 (0.71%) Grafana
9 12 (0.65%) Prometheus
9 12 (0.65%) vRealize
9 12 (0.65%) vRealize Orchestrator
10 10 (0.54%) Docker Swarm
11 9 (0.49%) Kibana
11 9 (0.49%) Oozie
11 9 (0.49%) WMI
12 8 (0.44%) Salt
13 7 (0.38%) CA Single Sign-On
13 7 (0.38%) FreeIPA
14 6 (0.33%) logstash
14 6 (0.33%) Nagios
Vendors
1 331 (18.02%) Microsoft
2 198 (10.78%) Oracle
3 100 (5.44%) SAP
4 71 (3.86%) Adobe
5 62 (3.38%) ServiceNow
6 60 (3.27%) Salesforce.com
7 48 (2.61%) Nintex
8 47 (2.56%) Google
9 42 (2.29%) VMware
10 36 (1.96%) Atlassian
11 35 (1.91%) Cisco
11 35 (1.91%) IBM
12 33 (1.80%) Pega
13 30 (1.63%) UiPath
14 28 (1.52%) Remedy
15 25 (1.36%) Citrix
16 24 (1.31%) TIBCO
17 23 (1.25%) BMC
18 22 (1.20%) Tableau
19 20 (1.09%) Automation Anywhere