Period
to 22 October 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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 143 143 157
Rank change year-on-year 0 +14 -2
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1,818 1,727 1,716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.93% 1.89% 1.76%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.23% 2.20% 2.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,247 1,110 1,038
England median daily rate £475 £470 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.06% +10.59% +1.80%
10th Percentile £325 £313 £281
90th Percentile £625 £638 £588
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 23 49
England median hourly rate £30.00 £29.00 £42.33
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -31.49% +84.04%
10th Percentile £14.00 £11.54 £14.81
90th Percentile £43.65 £50.00 £59.31
UK median hourly rate £28.19 £40.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year -29.53% -5.88% +70.00%

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 81,416 78,525 83,399
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 86.24% 85.92% 85.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 54,353 52,544 55,556
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £263
90th Percentile £644 £631 £606
UK median daily rate £454 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +0.89% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,177 1,846 2,212
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.82 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.39% +10.31% +3.97%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.00
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £24.93 £22.50
% change year-on-year -15.75% +10.78% +3.97%

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 22 October 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 22 October 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 22 October 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 -18 865 £500 - 207
South East +36 419 £450 +5.88% 51
North of England +28 209 £425 - 69
Midlands -7 153 £450 - 43
North West +15 127 £420 -1.18% 38
West Midlands -7 103 £475 +5.56% 29
South West -21 89 £450 +8.11% 25
Yorkshire +26 67 £425 - 27
East of England -19 67 £425 +1.19% 22
East Midlands +22 46 £425 +3.03% 14
North East +2 15 £450 +20.00% 4
South Coast - 2 - -
Workflow
UK

For the 6 months to 22 October 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.

1 654 (35.97%) Agile Software Development
2 418 (22.99%) JavaScript
3 396 (21.78%) Finance
4 362 (19.91%) SQL
5 315 (17.33%) Microsoft
6 304 (16.72%) HTML
7 279 (15.35%) Java
8 275 (15.13%) CSS
9 250 (13.75%) C#
9 250 (13.75%) Git (software)
10 247 (13.59%) Oracle
11 222 (12.21%) .NET
12 207 (11.39%) Scrum
12 207 (11.39%) REST
13 204 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
14 187 (10.29%) JIRA
15 186 (10.23%) CRM
16 183 (10.07%) Web Services
17 182 (10.01%) SQL Server
18 180 (9.90%) DevOps
19 170 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
20 166 (9.13%) Project Management
21 156 (8.58%) Continuous Integration
22 154 (8.47%) Business Analysis
23 152 (8.36%) AngularJS
23 152 (8.36%) Jenkins
24 144 (7.92%) Degree
24 144 (7.92%) Linux
25 139 (7.65%) Windows
26 134 (7.37%) XML

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
1 124 (6.82%) SharePoint
2 119 (6.55%) Oracle Workflow
3 97 (5.34%) Confluence
4 72 (3.96%) CMS
5 47 (2.59%) SharePoint 2013
6 35 (1.93%) Oracle SOA Suite
7 23 (1.27%) NetWeaver
7 23 (1.27%) WebLogic
8 22 (1.21%) SharePoint 2010
9 21 (1.16%) Adobe Experience Manager
9 21 (1.16%) JBoss
10 20 (1.10%) Apache Spark
10 20 (1.10%) Documentum
10 20 (1.10%) Umbraco
11 19 (1.05%) Elasticsearch
12 17 (0.94%) IIS
13 14 (0.77%) WebSphere
13 14 (0.77%) WordPress
14 12 (0.66%) Apache
15 11 (0.61%) Tomcat
Applications
1 99 (5.45%) Microsoft Excel
2 83 (4.57%) Microsoft Office
3 67 (3.69%) MS Visio
4 53 (2.92%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 17 (0.94%) InfoPath
6 13 (0.72%) Adobe Illustrator
7 12 (0.66%) Microsoft Project
8 11 (0.61%) Photoshop
9 9 (0.50%) InVision
10 4 (0.22%) HipChat
10 4 (0.22%) InDesign
11 3 (0.17%) AutoCAD
12 2 (0.11%) Acrobat
12 2 (0.11%) Adobe Creative Suite
12 2 (0.11%) EngageOne
12 2 (0.11%) SPSS
13 1 (0.055%) Mingle
13 1 (0.055%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 104 (5.72%) Dynamics CRM
2 37 (2.04%) Oracle EBS
3 20 (1.10%) Oracle EBS R12
3 20 (1.10%) Oracle Receivables
4 18 (0.99%) Salesforce.com CRM
5 17 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
6 16 (0.88%) Eloqua
6 16 (0.88%) Oracle Payables
7 15 (0.83%) Oracle BPM
8 13 (0.72%) Maximo
9 12 (0.66%) PlanetPress Connect
9 12 (0.66%) Visualfiles
10 11 (0.61%) Oracle Applications
11 9 (0.50%) Endur
11 9 (0.50%) ION MarketView
11 9 (0.50%) Oracle General Ledger
11 9 (0.50%) Oracle iProcurement
12 8 (0.44%) NetSuite
12 8 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
12 8 (0.44%) SAP ERP
Cloud Services
1 130 (7.15%) Amazon AWS
2 129 (7.10%) Microsoft Azure
3 79 (4.35%) Office 365
4 74 (4.07%) Dynamics 365
5 50 (2.75%) PaaS
6 32 (1.76%) npm
7 30 (1.65%) GitHub
7 30 (1.65%) IaaS
8 28 (1.54%) SaaS
9 24 (1.32%) Google Cloud Platform
10 14 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
11 13 (0.72%) Serverless
12 12 (0.66%) Amazon EC2
12 12 (0.66%) Azure Active Directory
12 12 (0.66%) Google Analytics
13 11 (0.61%) AWS CloudFormation
13 11 (0.61%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
13 11 (0.61%) Slack
14 10 (0.55%) Force.com
15 9 (0.50%) Basecamp
Communications & Networking
1 31 (1.71%) Firewall
2 21 (1.16%) HTTP
3 20 (1.10%) TCP/IP
4 18 (0.99%) LAN
4 18 (0.99%) SMS
5 16 (0.88%) WAN
6 15 (0.83%) Internet
6 15 (0.83%) SSL
7 14 (0.77%) SAN
8 12 (0.66%) DNS
8 12 (0.66%) VPN
9 11 (0.61%) iSCSI
10 9 (0.50%) HTTPS
10 9 (0.50%) Network Security
11 8 (0.44%) Intranet
12 7 (0.39%) RTMP
13 6 (0.33%) AMQP
13 6 (0.33%) Extranet
13 6 (0.33%) SSH
14 5 (0.28%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 182 (10.01%) SQL Server
2 98 (5.39%) Relational Database
3 58 (3.19%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 57 (3.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 48 (2.64%) NoSQL
6 41 (2.26%) MongoDB
7 40 (2.20%) Big Data
8 37 (2.04%) Oracle Database
8 37 (2.04%) PostgreSQL
9 31 (1.71%) Hadoop
10 30 (1.65%) Data Warehouse
11 29 (1.60%) MySQL
12 28 (1.54%) Oracle BI Publisher
13 26 (1.43%) Redis
14 25 (1.38%) Power BI
15 22 (1.21%) RDBMS
16 18 (0.99%) BusinessObjects
17 17 (0.94%) SAP BW
18 16 (0.88%) Apache Cassandra
19 15 (0.83%) Amazon RDS
Development Applications
1 250 (13.75%) Git (software)
2 187 (10.29%) JIRA
3 152 (8.36%) Jenkins
4 64 (3.52%) Visual Studio
5 60 (3.30%) Team Foundation Server
6 52 (2.86%) Selenium
7 48 (2.64%) TeamCity
8 46 (2.53%) Maven
9 39 (2.15%) JUnit
10 38 (2.09%) webpack
11 33 (1.82%) Subversion
12 28 (1.54%) Sonatype Nexus
13 27 (1.49%) Octopus Deploy
14 26 (1.43%) Cucumber
15 25 (1.38%) Eclipse
16 23 (1.27%) Bitbucket
17 19 (1.05%) gulp
18 17 (0.94%) IntelliJ
18 17 (0.94%) Karma Test Runner
18 17 (0.94%) SonarQube
General
1 396 (21.78%) Finance
2 109 (6.00%) Marketing
3 103 (5.67%) Banking
4 63 (3.47%) Back Office
5 61 (3.36%) Front Office
6 53 (2.92%) Legal
7 52 (2.86%) Telecoms
8 51 (2.81%) Retail
9 38 (2.09%) Publishing
10 37 (2.04%) Law
11 33 (1.82%) Investment Banking
12 30 (1.65%) Manufacturing
13 26 (1.43%) Billing
14 23 (1.27%) Financial Institution
15 17 (0.94%) Advertising
15 17 (0.94%) General Ledger
16 13 (0.72%) Games
16 13 (0.72%) Pharmaceutical
17 11 (0.61%) Electronics
17 11 (0.61%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 697 (38.34%) Developer
2 352 (19.36%) Analyst
3 204 (11.22%) Business Analyst
4 108 (5.94%) Architect
5 98 (5.39%) Consultant
6 90 (4.95%) Java Developer
7 72 (3.96%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 72 (3.96%) Project Manager
8 60 (3.30%) .NET Developer
8 60 (3.30%) Senior Developer
9 51 (2.81%) SharePoint Developer
10 49 (2.70%) React Developer
11 46 (2.53%) Designer
12 45 (2.48%) Solutions Architect
13 42 (2.31%) CRM Developer
14 41 (2.26%) C# Developer
15 40 (2.20%) DevOps Engineer
15 40 (2.20%) Python Developer
16 39 (2.15%) Dynamics CRM Developer
16 39 (2.15%) User Researcher
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 304 (16.72%) HTML
2 275 (15.13%) CSS
3 222 (12.21%) .NET
4 207 (11.39%) REST
5 183 (10.07%) Web Services
6 152 (8.36%) AngularJS
7 134 (7.37%) XML
8 119 (6.55%) HTML5
9 112 (6.16%) Node.js
10 107 (5.89%) React
11 85 (4.68%) SOAP
12 83 (4.57%) ASP.NET
13 78 (4.29%) jQuery
14 67 (3.69%) ASP.NET Web API
15 56 (3.08%) Redux
15 56 (3.08%) Spring
16 55 (3.03%) JSON
17 49 (2.70%) RESTful
18 45 (2.48%) Sass
19 44 (2.42%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 204 (11.22%) Analytical Skills
2 130 (7.15%) User Experience
3 86 (4.73%) Management Information System
4 59 (3.25%) Self-Motivation
5 48 (2.64%) Computer Science
6 41 (2.26%) Greenfield Project
7 35 (1.93%) Mobile App
8 34 (1.87%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 33 (1.82%) Fixed Income
10 32 (1.76%) Algorithms
10 32 (1.76%) Data Centre
11 29 (1.60%) Robotics
12 25 (1.38%) Blog
13 24 (1.32%) Derivative
14 23 (1.27%) Enterprise Software
15 21 (1.16%) Data Structures
16 20 (1.10%) Fintech
17 19 (1.05%) Mainframe
18 18 (0.99%) Virtual Team
19 17 (0.94%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 144 (7.92%) Linux
2 139 (7.65%) Windows
3 73 (4.02%) Unix
4 53 (2.92%) Windows Server
5 28 (1.54%) Apple iOS
6 24 (1.32%) Android
7 19 (1.05%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (0.72%) Windows Server 2012
9 11 (0.61%) Data ONTAP
10 8 (0.44%) CentOS
10 8 (0.44%) Windows 10
11 6 (0.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (0.33%) Ubuntu
12 5 (0.28%) AIX
12 5 (0.28%) Solaris
13 2 (0.11%) Windows Server 2003
13 2 (0.11%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.055%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.055%) RancherOS
14 1 (0.055%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 654 (35.97%) Agile Software Development
2 207 (11.39%) Scrum
3 186 (10.23%) CRM
4 180 (9.90%) DevOps
5 170 (9.35%) Problem-Solving
6 166 (9.13%) Project Management
7 156 (8.58%) Continuous Integration
8 154 (8.47%) Business Analysis
9 134 (7.37%) Migration
9 134 (7.37%) SDLC
10 133 (7.32%) Test Automation
11 128 (7.04%) ITIL
12 123 (6.77%) Analytics
13 120 (6.60%) Stakeholder Management
14 110 (6.05%) Business Intelligence
15 106 (5.83%) Service Management
15 106 (5.83%) TDD
16 95 (5.23%) Continuous Improvement
17 93 (5.12%) User Stories
18 92 (5.06%) Front End Development
Programming Languages
1 418 (22.99%) JavaScript
2 362 (19.91%) SQL
3 279 (15.35%) Java
4 250 (13.75%) C#
5 133 (7.32%) Python
6 89 (4.90%) PowerShell
7 75 (4.13%) TypeScript
8 56 (3.08%) ABAP
9 55 (3.03%) PL/SQL
10 44 (2.42%) PHP
11 41 (2.26%) T-SQL
12 36 (1.98%) Java 8
13 34 (1.87%) Bash Shell
14 33 (1.82%) Ruby
15 31 (1.71%) Scala
16 29 (1.60%) Perl
17 28 (1.54%) C++
18 25 (1.38%) C
19 24 (1.32%) Shell Script
20 19 (1.05%) ES6
Qualifications
1 144 (7.92%) Degree
2 107 (5.89%) Security Cleared
3 65 (3.58%) SC Cleared
4 25 (1.38%) Computer Science Degree
5 22 (1.21%) ISEB
6 19 (1.05%) DV Cleared
7 15 (0.83%) PMI Certification
8 14 (0.77%) PMP
9 11 (0.61%) NCDA
9 11 (0.61%) NCIE
9 11 (0.61%) NCSIE
10 10 (0.55%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (0.50%) Master's Degree
12 7 (0.39%) CBAP
12 7 (0.39%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (0.33%) BPSS Clearance
13 6 (0.33%) ITIL Certification
13 6 (0.33%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 6 (0.33%) MCSE
14 5 (0.28%) AWS Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 115 (6.33%) QA
2 71 (3.91%) SLA
3 34 (1.87%) PMO
4 22 (1.21%) Data Quality
5 21 (1.16%) GDPR
6 19 (1.05%) WCAG
7 6 (0.33%) HL7
7 6 (0.33%) MiFID
8 5 (0.28%) Actionable Recommendations
8 5 (0.28%) PCI DSS
8 5 (0.28%) SNOMED CT
9 3 (0.17%) Disclosure Scotland
9 3 (0.17%) ISO/IEC 27001
9 3 (0.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.11%) Dodd-Frank
10 2 (0.11%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 2 (0.11%) PMBOK
11 1 (0.055%) EMIR
11 1 (0.055%) FATCA
11 1 (0.055%) HMG Security Policy Framework
System Software
1 108 (5.94%) Docker
2 63 (3.47%) Active Directory
3 13 (0.72%) HDFS
3 13 (0.72%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (0.66%) Virtual Machines
5 11 (0.61%) NFS
6 8 (0.44%) VMware NSX
7 7 (0.39%) Firmware
8 6 (0.33%) Microsoft App-V
8 6 (0.33%) vSphere
9 5 (0.28%) Hyper-V
9 5 (0.28%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
11 3 (0.17%) Virtual Desktop
12 2 (0.11%) vCloud
12 2 (0.11%) VMware ESXi
12 2 (0.11%) XenApp
13 1 (0.055%) Apache Flume
13 1 (0.055%) Apache ZooKeeper
13 1 (0.055%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 59 (3.25%) Ansible
2 56 (3.08%) Kubernetes
3 44 (2.42%) Puppet
4 37 (2.04%) Single Sign-On
5 32 (1.76%) Opscode Chef
6 28 (1.54%) Terraform
7 16 (0.88%) SCCM
8 13 (0.72%) vRealize Orchestrator
9 12 (0.66%) vRealize
10 9 (0.50%) Grafana
10 9 (0.50%) Kibana
10 9 (0.50%) Prometheus
10 9 (0.50%) WMI
11 8 (0.44%) Nagios
12 7 (0.39%) CA Single Sign-On
12 7 (0.39%) Docker Swarm
12 7 (0.39%) Salt
13 6 (0.33%) logstash
14 5 (0.28%) Oozie
14 5 (0.28%) Rancher
Vendors
1 315 (17.33%) Microsoft
2 247 (13.59%) Oracle
3 119 (6.55%) SAP
4 70 (3.85%) Salesforce.com
5 64 (3.52%) ServiceNow
6 56 (3.08%) Adobe
7 50 (2.75%) Nintex
8 38 (2.09%) VMware
9 36 (1.98%) IBM
10 35 (1.93%) Google
11 34 (1.87%) Cisco
12 33 (1.82%) Atlassian
13 28 (1.54%) Pega
14 25 (1.38%) Tableau
15 23 (1.27%) Remedy
15 23 (1.27%) UiPath
16 22 (1.21%) HP
17 20 (1.10%) BMC
17 20 (1.10%) TIBCO
18 19 (1.05%) Splunk