Period
to 26 April 2019

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 26 April 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.

Workflow
UK > England
6 months to
26 Apr 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 143 154 127
Rank change year-on-year +11 -27 +29
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1,606 1,672 1,728
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.86% 1.81% 2.05%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.14% 2.09% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,069 1,141 1,124
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £313 £310 £280
90th Percentile £650 £610 £650
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +5.56% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 29 40
England median hourly rate £23.00 £35.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -34.29% +9.38% +68.42%
10th Percentile £10.00 £13.30 £12.53
90th Percentile £52.75 £62.50 £72.09
UK median hourly rate £22.75 £35.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year -35.00% -2.78% +80.00%

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 75,212 80,016 71,987
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 87.19% 86.46% 85.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 50,155 53,147 47,686
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £306 £300 £275
90th Percentile £650 £638 £625
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £435
% change year-on-year +5.56% +3.45% +2.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,890 2,067 1,932
England median hourly rate £25.00 £22.50 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -11.76% +10.87%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.25 £11.26
90th Percentile £52.18 £50.25 £50.59
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £22.42 £25.00
% change year-on-year +11.51% -10.32% -

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 26 April 2019.

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 26 April 2019.

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 26 April 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 +12 806 £500 - 63
South East -28 265 £425 -11.92% 21
North of England -5 211 £460 +15.00% 31
North West +2 130 £464 +15.94% 22
Midlands -4 120 £475 +5.56% 6
South West +19 118 £500 +23.08% 10
West Midlands +10 92 £475 -1.96% 1
East of England +34 66 £450 +24.05% 11
Yorkshire -6 60 £450 +7.46% 7
East Midlands -10 28 £510 +23.64% 5
North East -3 21 £480 -4.00% 2
Workflow
UK

For the 6 months to 26 April 2019, 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.

1 578 (35.99%) Agile Software Development
2 328 (20.42%) Finance
3 304 (18.93%) SQL
4 259 (16.13%) Microsoft
5 234 (14.57%) JavaScript
6 233 (14.51%) DevOps
7 229 (14.26%) HTML
8 224 (13.95%) Java
9 222 (13.82%) .NET
10 208 (12.95%) Scrum
11 202 (12.58%) C#
12 179 (11.15%) CRM
13 177 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
14 172 (10.71%) JIRA
15 170 (10.59%) Web Services
16 164 (10.21%) Git (software)
17 163 (10.15%) CSS
18 158 (9.84%) SQL Server
19 153 (9.53%) Microsoft Azure
20 149 (9.28%) Test Automation
20 149 (9.28%) Oracle
20 149 (9.28%) Problem-Solving
21 143 (8.90%) AngularJS
22 140 (8.72%) ITIL
23 139 (8.66%) Migration
24 137 (8.53%) Dynamics CRM
25 126 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
26 125 (7.78%) User Experience
27 124 (7.72%) Python
28 123 (7.66%) Security Cleared

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
1 114 (7.10%) SharePoint
2 93 (5.79%) Confluence
2 93 (5.79%) Oracle Workflow
3 47 (2.93%) CMS
4 26 (1.62%) SharePoint 2013
5 24 (1.49%) Documentum
6 22 (1.37%) Adobe Experience Manager
6 22 (1.37%) WebSphere
7 18 (1.12%) Tomcat
8 17 (1.06%) Apache Spark
9 15 (0.93%) SharePoint Server
10 14 (0.87%) Apache
10 14 (0.87%) WebSphere Application Server
11 13 (0.81%) Appian
11 13 (0.81%) JBoss
11 13 (0.81%) SharePoint 2010
12 12 (0.75%) Mule
13 11 (0.68%) Drupal
13 11 (0.68%) IIS
14 10 (0.62%) LiveCycle
Applications
1 88 (5.48%) Microsoft Excel
2 68 (4.23%) Microsoft Office
3 32 (1.99%) MS Visio
4 25 (1.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 16 (1.00%) InVision
6 11 (0.68%) Photoshop
7 10 (0.62%) InfoPath
8 8 (0.50%) Adobe Illustrator
9 7 (0.44%) Chatbot
10 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Project
11 5 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
11 5 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
12 3 (0.19%) EngageOne
12 3 (0.19%) InDesign
12 3 (0.19%) Siemens NX
13 2 (0.12%) Adobe After Effects
13 2 (0.12%) FreeHand
13 2 (0.12%) MicroStation
13 2 (0.12%) PTC Creo
14 1 (0.062%) OmniGraffle
Business Applications
1 137 (8.53%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (1.93%) Oracle EBS
3 23 (1.43%) Oracle Payables
3 23 (1.43%) Oracle Receivables
4 20 (1.25%) Teamcenter
5 19 (1.18%) SAP S/4HANA
6 18 (1.12%) Oracle Financials
6 18 (1.12%) Remedy ITSM
7 17 (1.06%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 15 (0.93%) NetSuite
8 15 (0.93%) Oracle EBS R12
9 14 (0.87%) SAP ERP
10 13 (0.81%) Endur
10 13 (0.81%) ION MarketView
11 11 (0.68%) Oracle iProcurement
11 11 (0.68%) SAP CRM
12 10 (0.62%) Oracle Assets
12 10 (0.62%) Oracle Cash Management
13 9 (0.56%) Oracle General Ledger
13 9 (0.56%) Oracle Internet Expenses
Cloud Services
1 177 (11.02%) Amazon AWS
2 153 (9.53%) Microsoft Azure
3 100 (6.23%) Dynamics 365
4 78 (4.86%) Office 365
5 39 (2.43%) AWS CloudFormation
6 34 (2.12%) Slack
7 33 (2.05%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 32 (1.99%) Serverless
9 30 (1.87%) GitHub
10 25 (1.56%) Google Cloud Platform
11 24 (1.49%) Azure Active Directory
12 21 (1.31%) SaaS
13 19 (1.18%) PaaS
14 15 (0.93%) Amazon S3
15 13 (0.81%) Azure Functions
16 11 (0.68%) npm
17 10 (0.62%) Virtual Private Cloud
18 9 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
18 9 (0.56%) Google Analytics
19 8 (0.50%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 17 (1.06%) OpenVPN
1 17 (1.06%) VPN
2 16 (1.00%) Internet
3 13 (0.81%) SSL
4 12 (0.75%) Firewall
5 11 (0.68%) Intranet
5 11 (0.68%) Unified Communications
6 9 (0.56%) HTTP
7 8 (0.50%) MPLS
7 8 (0.50%) WAN
8 7 (0.44%) Cisco ASA
8 7 (0.44%) Ethernet
8 7 (0.44%) Wireless
9 6 (0.37%) LAN
9 6 (0.37%) RTMP
9 6 (0.37%) TCP/IP
10 5 (0.31%) Wi-Fi
11 4 (0.25%) DNS
11 4 (0.25%) Extranet
11 4 (0.25%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 158 (9.84%) SQL Server
2 78 (4.86%) Relational Database
3 35 (2.18%) RDBMS
4 34 (2.12%) NoSQL
5 27 (1.68%) Big Data
5 27 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
6 26 (1.62%) Hadoop
7 25 (1.56%) Amazon RDS
8 22 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
9 21 (1.31%) Power BI
10 20 (1.25%) MongoDB
11 19 (1.18%) Oracle Reports
11 19 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 18 (1.12%) MySQL
13 16 (1.00%) Oracle BI Publisher
14 15 (0.93%) Oracle Database
15 13 (0.81%) BusinessObjects
16 12 (0.75%) SQL Server 2016
16 12 (0.75%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 11 (0.68%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 172 (10.71%) JIRA
2 164 (10.21%) Git (software)
3 96 (5.98%) Jenkins
4 72 (4.48%) Visual Studio
5 50 (3.11%) Sonatype Nexus
6 39 (2.43%) Selenium
7 33 (2.05%) Team Foundation Server
8 32 (1.99%) JUnit
9 29 (1.81%) SonarQube
10 28 (1.74%) Cucumber
11 24 (1.49%) Maven
11 24 (1.49%) TeamCity
12 23 (1.43%) Visual Studio Team System
13 22 (1.37%) Bitbucket
14 18 (1.12%) gulp
15 16 (1.00%) Subversion
16 15 (0.93%) Jasmine
17 14 (0.87%) GitLab
18 13 (0.81%) Oracle Forms
19 11 (0.68%) MSI
General
1 328 (20.42%) Finance
2 89 (5.54%) Banking
3 60 (3.74%) Retail
4 50 (3.11%) Marketing
4 50 (3.11%) Telecoms
5 43 (2.68%) Front Office
6 40 (2.49%) Legal
7 35 (2.18%) Law
8 29 (1.81%) Back Office
8 29 (1.81%) Pharmaceutical
9 25 (1.56%) Advertising
9 25 (1.56%) Manufacturing
10 24 (1.49%) Billing
11 19 (1.18%) Financial Institution
12 16 (1.00%) Mandarin Language
13 14 (0.87%) Investment Banking
13 14 (0.87%) Publishing
14 9 (0.56%) Electronics
15 8 (0.50%) General Ledger
16 6 (0.37%) Games
Job Titles
1 519 (32.32%) Developer
2 274 (17.06%) Analyst
3 155 (9.65%) Architect
4 140 (8.72%) Business Analyst
5 109 (6.79%) Consultant
6 63 (3.92%) Senior Developer
7 57 (3.55%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 57 (3.55%) User Researcher
8 55 (3.42%) CRM Developer
9 47 (2.93%) DevOps Engineer
10 46 (2.86%) Administrator
11 45 (2.80%) Project Manager
12 44 (2.74%) Designer
12 44 (2.74%) Dynamics CRM Developer
12 44 (2.74%) Solutions Architect
13 40 (2.49%) Java Developer
13 40 (2.49%) Microsoft Developer
14 39 (2.43%) C# Developer
15 31 (1.93%) Angular Developer
16 29 (1.81%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 229 (14.26%) HTML
2 222 (13.82%) .NET
3 170 (10.59%) Web Services
4 163 (10.15%) CSS
5 143 (8.90%) AngularJS
6 117 (7.29%) REST
7 111 (6.91%) XML
8 101 (6.29%) HTML5
9 87 (5.42%) SOAP
10 72 (4.48%) .NET Framework
11 71 (4.42%) RESTful
12 68 (4.23%) Node.js
13 65 (4.05%) React
14 54 (3.36%) JSON
14 54 (3.36%) LDAP
15 53 (3.30%) ASP.NET
16 46 (2.86%) ASP.NET Web API
16 46 (2.86%) jQuery
16 46 (2.86%) WCF
17 35 (2.18%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 125 (7.78%) User Experience
2 107 (6.66%) Analytical Skills
3 52 (3.24%) Self-Motivation
4 49 (3.05%) Algorithms
5 37 (2.30%) Management Information System
6 33 (2.05%) Blog
7 28 (1.74%) Fixed Income
8 25 (1.56%) Enterprise Software
9 21 (1.31%) CMDB
9 21 (1.31%) Derivative
10 17 (1.06%) Equities
10 17 (1.06%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 17 (1.06%) Greenfield Project
11 16 (1.00%) Data Structures
12 15 (0.93%) Mobile App
13 14 (0.87%) Fintech
13 14 (0.87%) NHS
13 14 (0.87%) Robotics
14 13 (0.81%) Data Centre
15 11 (0.68%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 101 (6.29%) Linux
2 98 (6.10%) Windows
3 36 (2.24%) Unix
4 24 (1.49%) Windows 10
5 21 (1.31%) Windows Server
6 17 (1.06%) Android
6 17 (1.06%) Windows 7
7 16 (1.00%) Apple iOS
8 11 (0.68%) Windows 8
8 11 (0.68%) Windows XP
9 8 (0.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (0.44%) Ubuntu
11 4 (0.25%) CentOS
11 4 (0.25%) Mac OS X
12 2 (0.12%) CoreOS
12 2 (0.12%) Mac OS
12 2 (0.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.062%) MVS
13 1 (0.062%) VMS
13 1 (0.062%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 578 (35.99%) Agile Software Development
2 233 (14.51%) DevOps
3 208 (12.95%) Scrum
4 179 (11.15%) CRM
5 149 (9.28%) Problem-Solving
5 149 (9.28%) Test Automation
6 140 (8.72%) ITIL
7 139 (8.66%) Migration
8 126 (7.85%) Continuous Integration
9 108 (6.72%) Business Analysis
10 102 (6.35%) TDD
10 102 (6.35%) Workflow Management
11 96 (5.98%) Project Management
12 90 (5.60%) Analytics
13 85 (5.29%) Configuration Management
13 85 (5.29%) SDLC
13 85 (5.29%) Service Management
14 81 (5.04%) Data Modelling
15 79 (4.92%) Workflow Analysis
16 77 (4.79%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 304 (18.93%) SQL
2 234 (14.57%) JavaScript
3 224 (13.95%) Java
4 202 (12.58%) C#
5 124 (7.72%) Python
6 63 (3.92%) PowerShell
7 42 (2.62%) PL/SQL
8 39 (2.43%) TypeScript
9 38 (2.37%) Ruby
10 35 (2.18%) T-SQL
11 28 (1.74%) Scala
12 24 (1.49%) Go
13 22 (1.37%) ES6
14 20 (1.25%) Bash Shell
15 19 (1.18%) C
15 19 (1.18%) PHP
15 19 (1.18%) VB
16 18 (1.12%) ABAP
16 18 (1.12%) VBA
17 16 (1.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 123 (7.66%) Security Cleared
2 100 (6.23%) Degree
3 93 (5.79%) SC Cleared
4 14 (0.87%) Computer Science Degree
4 14 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 11 (0.68%) BPSS Clearance
6 9 (0.56%) Cisco Certification
6 9 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 8 (0.50%) DBS Check
7 8 (0.50%) Six Sigma Green Belt
8 7 (0.44%) AWS Certification
8 7 (0.44%) ISTQB
8 7 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
8 7 (0.44%) Master's Degree
9 6 (0.37%) CCNP
9 6 (0.37%) CTC Cleared
9 6 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
9 6 (0.37%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 6 (0.37%) RHCSA
10 5 (0.31%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 78 (4.86%) QA
2 45 (2.80%) SLA
3 22 (1.37%) Data Quality
4 20 (1.25%) PMO
5 17 (1.06%) GDPR
6 9 (0.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
7 6 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 6 (0.37%) SEPA
8 4 (0.25%) MiFID
8 4 (0.25%) PCI DSS
9 3 (0.19%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.19%) WCAG
10 2 (0.12%) 21 CFR Part 11
10 2 (0.12%) COBIT
10 2 (0.12%) COSHH
10 2 (0.12%) GAMP
10 2 (0.12%) GxP
10 2 (0.12%) ISO 9001
11 1 (0.062%) Actionable Recommendations
11 1 (0.062%) ISO/IEC 20000
System Software
1 115 (7.16%) Docker
2 95 (5.92%) Active Directory
3 22 (1.37%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (0.81%) Virtual Desktop
5 11 (0.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (0.68%) XenApp
6 7 (0.44%) NDS
6 7 (0.44%) NetIQ eDirectory
7 3 (0.19%) Virtual Servers
7 3 (0.19%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (0.12%) HDFS
8 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
8 2 (0.12%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 2 (0.12%) Squid
8 2 (0.12%) Virtual Machines
9 1 (0.062%) Oracle RAC
9 1 (0.062%) RACF
9 1 (0.062%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.062%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.062%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 76 (4.73%) Kubernetes
2 64 (3.99%) Ansible
3 49 (3.05%) Single Sign-On
4 32 (1.99%) Opscode Chef
4 32 (1.99%) Terraform
5 30 (1.87%) Puppet
6 25 (1.56%) Prometheus
7 23 (1.43%) Grafana
8 18 (1.12%) SCCM
9 17 (1.06%) FreeIPA
10 14 (0.87%) Docker Swarm
10 14 (0.87%) NetIQ Identity Manager
11 13 (0.81%) HP ALM
12 9 (0.56%) Salt
12 9 (0.56%) Tivoli
13 8 (0.50%) HAProxy
14 7 (0.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
15 5 (0.31%) Oozie
15 5 (0.31%) QRadar
16 4 (0.25%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 259 (16.13%) Microsoft
2 149 (9.28%) Oracle
3 80 (4.98%) SAP
4 59 (3.67%) Adobe
5 57 (3.55%) ServiceNow
6 37 (2.30%) Google
7 35 (2.18%) IBM
8 34 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
9 31 (1.93%) Blue Prism
10 30 (1.87%) Pega
11 26 (1.62%) Atlassian
11 26 (1.62%) Nintex
12 24 (1.49%) Splunk
12 24 (1.49%) VMware
13 23 (1.43%) Black Duck
14 22 (1.37%) Tableau
15 21 (1.31%) Remedy
16 17 (1.06%) Cisco
16 17 (1.06%) Citrix
17 16 (1.00%) HP