Period
to 11 August 2020

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 11 August 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.

Workflow
UK > England
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 137 143 141
Rank change year-on-year +6 -2 -4
Contract jobs citing Workflow 575 1,532 1,806
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.87% 1.85% 1.91%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.16% 2.12% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 367 1,014 1,273
Median daily rate £490 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.16% - -
10th Percentile £325 £306 £325
90th Percentile £700 £650 £625
UK median daily rate £490 £475 £473
% change year-on-year +3.16% +0.53% -0.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 30 32
Median hourly rate £25.60 £22.50 £28.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +13.76% -19.64% -35.26%
10th Percentile £17.65 £10.00 £14.00
90th Percentile £68.75 £35.98 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £22.50 £25.50
% change year-on-year +55.56% -11.76% -49.00%

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 26,619 72,218 82,120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.40% 87.15% 87.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 16,926 47,981 54,657
Median daily rate £488 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70% +2.78%
10th Percentile £300 £300 £300
90th Percentile £675 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 934 2,017 2,219
Median hourly rate £35.00 £25.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +40.00% +16.28% -8.99%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.85 £11.25
90th Percentile £53.75 £53.75 £50.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £24.50 £21.29
% change year-on-year +42.86% +15.09% -13.68%

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in England

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Workflow in England

Workflow
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Workflow in England over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

Daily rate histogram for Workflow in England

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hourly rate trend for Workflow in England

Workflow
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Workflow in England over the 6 months to 11 August 2020.

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 11 August 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 +32 333 £515 +3.00% 53
South East +42 86 £475 +10.47% 20
North of England -17 52 £475 +11.76% 27
South West +17 41 £475 -5.00% 16
Midlands +30 34 £425 -8.11% 22
North West -14 29 £350 -17.65% 12
West Midlands +26 28 £438 -7.89% 10
Yorkshire +12 18 £515 +22.62% 12
East of England +26 14 £440 -2.22% 8
East Midlands +40 6 £425 -4.49% 12
North East +31 5 £521 +9.74% 3
Workflow
UK

For the 6 months to 11 August 2020, 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.

1 226 (39.30%) Agile Software Development
2 110 (19.13%) Finance
2 110 (19.13%) SQL
3 89 (15.48%) SQL Server
3 89 (15.48%) Security Cleared
4 85 (14.78%) DevOps
5 83 (14.43%) Microsoft
6 72 (12.52%) C#
6 72 (12.52%) Azure
7 71 (12.35%) Java
8 69 (12.00%) JavaScript
9 68 (11.83%) .NET
10 67 (11.65%) HTML
11 66 (11.48%) Oracle
12 65 (11.30%) SC Cleared
12 65 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
13 61 (10.61%) Git (software)
14 59 (10.26%) SharePoint
15 56 (9.74%) Test Automation
16 51 (8.87%) Analytics
17 49 (8.52%) Active Directory
18 48 (8.35%) Banking
18 48 (8.35%) Degree
18 48 (8.35%) JIRA
19 47 (8.17%) CSS
19 47 (8.17%) Python
20 46 (8.00%) ITIL
20 46 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
20 46 (8.00%) SDLC
21 45 (7.83%) User Experience

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 59 (10.26%) SharePoint
2 46 (8.00%) Oracle Workflow
3 23 (4.00%) Confluence
4 16 (2.78%) IIS
5 9 (1.57%) CMS
6 5 (0.87%) Apache
6 5 (0.87%) Apache Spark
6 5 (0.87%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 4 (0.70%) Jupyter
8 3 (0.52%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (0.52%) Papyrus
8 3 (0.52%) SAP Portal
8 3 (0.52%) WebSphere
9 2 (0.35%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 2 (0.35%) Drupal
9 2 (0.35%) JBoss
9 2 (0.35%) Moodle
9 2 (0.35%) SharePoint Server
10 1 (0.17%) Tomcat
10 1 (0.17%) WebLogic
Applications
1 24 (4.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (3.65%) Microsoft Office
3 15 (2.61%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 10 (1.74%) MS Visio
5 9 (1.57%) Sketch
6 8 (1.39%) Chatbot
7 7 (1.22%) Adobe Creative Suite
8 4 (0.70%) InfoPath
9 2 (0.35%) Adobe After Effects
9 2 (0.35%) Adobe Illustrator
9 2 (0.35%) InDesign
9 2 (0.35%) Maya
9 2 (0.35%) Photoshop
10 1 (0.17%) Acrobat
10 1 (0.17%) Adobe Premiere
10 1 (0.17%) Avid Media Composer
10 1 (0.17%) Blender
10 1 (0.17%) Camtasia
10 1 (0.17%) EngageOne
10 1 (0.17%) InVision
Business Applications
1 26 (4.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 9 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
2 9 (1.57%) SAP HCM
3 7 (1.22%) Maximo
3 7 (1.22%) Oracle Receivables
3 7 (1.22%) Remedy AR System
3 7 (1.22%) Remedy ITSM
3 7 (1.22%) SAP S/4HANA
4 6 (1.04%) Oracle Applications
4 6 (1.04%) Oracle EBS R12
4 6 (1.04%) Oracle Payables
4 6 (1.04%) SAP SRM
5 5 (0.87%) Distributed Ledger
5 5 (0.87%) Siebel CRM
6 4 (0.70%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
7 3 (0.52%) Oracle Financials
7 3 (0.52%) Oracle iSupplier
7 3 (0.52%) SAP PSCD
8 2 (0.35%) Oracle 11i
8 2 (0.35%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 72 (12.52%) Azure
2 31 (5.39%) Office 365
3 30 (5.22%) AWS
3 30 (5.22%) Power Platform
4 26 (4.52%) Dynamics 365
5 14 (2.43%) GitHub
6 12 (2.09%) PowerApps
7 11 (1.91%) Power Automate
8 10 (1.74%) GCP
8 10 (1.74%) IaaS
8 10 (1.74%) PaaS
9 7 (1.22%) Trello
10 6 (1.04%) SaaS
10 6 (1.04%) SuccessFactors
11 5 (0.87%) Adobe Creative Cloud
11 5 (0.87%) Serverless
12 3 (0.52%) Amazon ECS
12 3 (0.52%) AWS CloudFormation
12 3 (0.52%) G Suite
12 3 (0.52%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 15 (2.61%) Intranet
2 8 (1.39%) Internet
2 8 (1.39%) Skype
3 7 (1.22%) Wireless
4 6 (1.04%) Ethernet
5 5 (0.87%) LAN
6 4 (0.70%) Broadband
6 4 (0.70%) WAN
6 4 (0.70%) Wi-Fi
7 3 (0.52%) Firewall
7 3 (0.52%) RTMP
7 3 (0.52%) WLAN
8 2 (0.35%) 802.11
8 2 (0.35%) Intrusion Detection
8 2 (0.35%) MPLS
8 2 (0.35%) PPP
8 2 (0.35%) PSTN
8 2 (0.35%) VPN
8 2 (0.35%) WebEx
8 2 (0.35%) xDSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 89 (15.48%) SQL Server
2 25 (4.35%) Relational Database
3 24 (4.17%) Power BI
4 21 (3.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 20 (3.48%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (2.09%) MySQL
7 8 (1.39%) Data Warehouse
7 8 (1.39%) Oracle Database
8 7 (1.22%) Big Data
8 7 (1.22%) NoSQL
8 7 (1.22%) Siebel EIM
9 6 (1.04%) MongoDB
9 6 (1.04%) Oracle Reports
10 5 (0.87%) Electronic Patient Records
10 5 (0.87%) Hadoop
11 4 (0.70%) Apache Hive
11 4 (0.70%) HBase
11 4 (0.70%) Impala
11 4 (0.70%) Oracle BI Publisher
11 4 (0.70%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 61 (10.61%) Git (software)
2 48 (8.35%) JIRA
3 21 (3.65%) Visual Studio
4 19 (3.30%) git-flow
5 18 (3.13%) Jenkins
6 16 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
7 13 (2.26%) Visual Studio Team System
8 11 (1.91%) gulp
8 11 (1.91%) webpack
9 10 (1.74%) Grunt
10 8 (1.39%) Selenium
10 8 (1.39%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 6 (1.04%) GitLab
11 6 (1.04%) Oracle Forms
12 5 (0.87%) Vagrant
13 4 (0.70%) Artifactory
13 4 (0.70%) Mocha
13 4 (0.70%) Redmine
13 4 (0.70%) SoapUI
13 4 (0.70%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 110 (19.13%) Finance
2 48 (8.35%) Banking
3 42 (7.30%) Public Sector
4 40 (6.96%) Front Office
5 19 (3.30%) Telecoms
6 17 (2.96%) Marketing
7 15 (2.61%) Investment Banking
8 13 (2.26%) Retail
9 11 (1.91%) Retail Banking
10 8 (1.39%) Back Office
10 8 (1.39%) General Ledger
11 6 (1.04%) Legal
12 5 (0.87%) Billing
12 5 (0.87%) Local Government
12 5 (0.87%) Publishing
13 4 (0.70%) Games
13 4 (0.70%) Mandarin Language
13 4 (0.70%) Manufacturing
13 4 (0.70%) Military
14 2 (0.35%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 226 (39.30%) Developer
2 57 (9.91%) Consultant
3 47 (8.17%) Architect
4 43 (7.48%) Analyst
5 31 (5.39%) Business Analyst
5 31 (5.39%) User Researcher
6 29 (5.04%) Java Developer
7 23 (4.00%) Designer
8 18 (3.13%) C# Developer
8 18 (3.13%) Electronic Trading Developer
9 16 (2.78%) React Developer
10 14 (2.43%) UX Designer
11 13 (2.26%) Oracle Developer
11 13 (2.26%) Solutions Architect
12 12 (2.09%) Applications Developer
12 12 (2.09%) Project Manager
12 12 (2.09%) Python Developer
12 12 (2.09%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
12 12 (2.09%) UI Developer
13 11 (1.91%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 68 (11.83%) .NET
2 67 (11.65%) HTML
3 47 (8.17%) CSS
4 45 (7.83%) Web Services
5 41 (7.13%) XML
6 38 (6.61%) LDAP
7 32 (5.57%) REST
8 23 (4.00%) OpenID
9 21 (3.65%) JSON
10 20 (3.48%) SailPoint
11 19 (3.30%) SOAP
12 18 (3.13%) Middleware
12 18 (3.13%) SAML
12 18 (3.13%) Sass
13 17 (2.96%) AngularJS
13 17 (2.96%) HTML5
14 15 (2.61%) CSS3
14 15 (2.61%) Node.js
14 15 (2.61%) Redux
14 15 (2.61%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 45 (7.83%) User Experience
2 39 (6.78%) Analytical Skills
3 31 (5.39%) Fixed Income
4 23 (4.00%) Self-Motivation
5 21 (3.65%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 18 (3.13%) Management Information System
7 15 (2.61%) Virtual Team
8 13 (2.26%) Robotics
9 12 (2.09%) Algorithms
9 12 (2.09%) CMDB
10 11 (1.91%) Derivative
11 10 (1.74%) Mobile App
11 10 (1.74%) NHS
12 8 (1.39%) Blog
12 8 (1.39%) Data Centre
12 8 (1.39%) Enterprise Software
13 7 (1.22%) Augmented Reality
13 7 (1.22%) Credit Risk
13 7 (1.22%) PKI
14 6 (1.04%) Hybrid Cloud
Operating Systems
1 44 (7.65%) Windows
2 38 (6.61%) Linux
3 28 (4.87%) Unix
4 9 (1.57%) Android
5 8 (1.39%) AIX
6 6 (1.04%) Apple iOS
6 6 (1.04%) Windows 10
7 5 (0.87%) Windows 7
8 4 (0.70%) Embedded Linux
8 4 (0.70%) Windows Server
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (0.35%) Windows Server 2016
10 1 (0.17%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 226 (39.30%) Agile Software Development
2 85 (14.78%) DevOps
3 65 (11.30%) Problem-Solving
4 56 (9.74%) Test Automation
5 51 (8.87%) Analytics
6 46 (8.00%) ITIL
6 46 (8.00%) SDLC
7 44 (7.65%) CRM
7 44 (7.65%) Scrum
8 43 (7.48%) Asset Management
9 42 (7.30%) Migration
10 38 (6.61%) Project Management
11 37 (6.43%) Business Intelligence
11 37 (6.43%) Project Delivery
12 36 (6.26%) Front End Development
13 34 (5.91%) Service Design
14 33 (5.74%) TDD
15 30 (5.22%) Continuous Improvement
16 28 (4.87%) Business Analysis
16 28 (4.87%) User-Centered Design (UCD)
Programming Languages
1 110 (19.13%) SQL
2 72 (12.52%) C#
3 71 (12.35%) Java
4 69 (12.00%) JavaScript
5 47 (8.17%) Python
6 26 (4.52%) PowerShell
7 16 (2.78%) PL/SQL
8 13 (2.26%) C
8 13 (2.26%) Shell Script
9 10 (1.74%) VB
9 10 (1.74%) VBScript
10 8 (1.39%) TypeScript
11 7 (1.22%) Ruby
11 7 (1.22%) VBA
12 6 (1.04%) ABAP
12 6 (1.04%) Apex Code
12 6 (1.04%) C++
12 6 (1.04%) T-SQL
12 6 (1.04%) VB.NET
13 5 (0.87%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 89 (15.48%) Security Cleared
2 65 (11.30%) SC Cleared
3 48 (8.35%) Degree
4 12 (2.09%) DV Cleared
5 11 (1.91%) BPSS Clearance
6 7 (1.22%) CISSP
6 7 (1.22%) ISTQB
7 6 (1.04%) Master's Degree
7 6 (1.04%) Microsoft Certification
8 5 (0.87%) PMI Certification
9 4 (0.70%) DBS Check
9 4 (0.70%) MCSD
10 3 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.52%) CTC Cleared
11 2 (0.35%) Cisco Certification
11 2 (0.35%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
11 2 (0.35%) PMP
12 1 (0.17%) A+ Certification
12 1 (0.17%) HND
12 1 (0.17%) Postgraduate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (2.43%) SLA
2 12 (2.09%) QA
3 11 (1.91%) WCAG
4 9 (1.57%) Data Quality
5 6 (1.04%) GDPR
6 5 (0.87%) ISO/IEC 20000
7 2 (0.35%) Actionable Recommendations
7 2 (0.35%) EMIR
7 2 (0.35%) HL7
7 2 (0.35%) MiFID
7 2 (0.35%) PMO
7 2 (0.35%) UCITS
8 1 (0.17%) COBIT
8 1 (0.17%) GxP
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 13485
8 1 (0.17%) ISO 9001
8 1 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 1 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 49 (8.52%) Active Directory
2 9 (1.57%) Docker
2 9 (1.57%) NDS
2 9 (1.57%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 8 (1.39%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (0.70%) HDFS
5 2 (0.35%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.17%) Firmware
6 1 (0.17%) IAG
6 1 (0.17%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.17%) RACF
6 1 (0.17%) Time Sharing Option
6 1 (0.17%) VMware NSX
Systems Management
1 17 (2.96%) Ansible
2 15 (2.61%) Single Sign-On
3 14 (2.43%) Terraform
4 12 (2.09%) NetIQ Identity Manager
5 11 (1.91%) Kubernetes
6 9 (1.57%) vRealize
6 9 (1.57%) vRealize Orchestrator
7 8 (1.39%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 7 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
9 6 (1.04%) Puppet
9 6 (1.04%) SCDPM
9 6 (1.04%) Tivoli
10 5 (0.87%) HP Operations Orchestration
11 4 (0.70%) Hadoop YARN
11 4 (0.70%) Oozie
11 4 (0.70%) Opscode Chef
12 3 (0.52%) SCOrch
13 2 (0.35%) HP ALM
13 2 (0.35%) PowerBroker
13 2 (0.35%) systemd
Vendors
1 83 (14.43%) Microsoft
2 66 (11.48%) Oracle
3 41 (7.13%) SAP
4 25 (4.35%) ServiceNow
5 24 (4.17%) Adobe
6 19 (3.30%) HP
7 18 (3.13%) Salesforce.com
8 17 (2.96%) IBM
9 16 (2.78%) Google
10 15 (2.61%) Novell
11 12 (2.09%) ForgeRock
11 12 (2.09%) NetIQ
12 10 (1.74%) Automation Anywhere
12 10 (1.74%) Tableau
13 9 (1.57%) Sybase
14 8 (1.39%) ION Trading
14 8 (1.39%) PeopleSoft
14 8 (1.39%) Remedy
14 8 (1.39%) Sun
14 8 (1.39%) VMware