Period
to 3 April 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 3 April 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
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 142 150 163
Rank change year-on-year +8 +13 -32
Contract jobs citing Workflow 974 1,657 1,617
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 1.76% 1.88% 1.73%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.15% 2.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 580 1,137 1,096
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% -
10th Percentile £290 £313 £310
90th Percentile £650 £650 £600
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 25 26
Median hourly rate £50.00 £23.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +117.39% -34.29% +20.69%
10th Percentile £19.30 £9.10 £13.75
90th Percentile £67.45 £47.61 £59.75
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £21.82 £35.00
% change year-on-year +129.12% -37.65% -

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 47,200 77,072 80,944
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 85.16% 87.48% 86.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 30,441 51,605 53,906
Median daily rate £475 £475 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.70% +5.11%
10th Percentile £294 £305 £300
90th Percentile £663 £650 £638
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +4.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,637 1,898 2,041
Median hourly rate £25.00 £24.68 £24.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.32% +2.81% -4.00%
10th Percentile £12.50 £11.85 £11.50
90th Percentile £52.58 £51.00 £50.25
Median hourly rate £25.27 £24.91 £23.00
% change year-on-year +1.43% +8.30% -8.00%

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 3 April 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 3 April 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 3 April 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 +12 499 £525 +5.00% 104
North of England +25 159 £400 -13.51% 49
South East -9 153 £475 +5.56% 50
North West +2 93 £365 -20.87% 34
Midlands -3 60 £425 -10.53% 23
South West -1 51 £500 +5.26% 25
Yorkshire +26 42 £451 -1.69% 8
East of England +23 40 £475 +5.56% 19
West Midlands +2 38 £425 -9.09% 13
North East +29 24 £380 -20.83% 7
East Midlands +22 22 £398 -22.06% 10
Workflow
UK

For the 6 months to 3 April 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.

1 312 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
2 189 (19.40%) Finance
3 176 (18.07%) SQL
4 144 (14.78%) Microsoft
5 132 (13.55%) Security Cleared
6 115 (11.81%) Java
7 112 (11.50%) Windows
8 107 (10.99%) JavaScript
8 107 (10.99%) SQL Server
9 104 (10.68%) JIRA
9 104 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
10 99 (10.16%) DevOps
10 99 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
11 98 (10.06%) Git (software)
11 98 (10.06%) Migration
12 97 (9.96%) SC Cleared
13 96 (9.86%) SharePoint
14 95 (9.75%) SAP
15 94 (9.65%) ITIL
16 88 (9.03%) Oracle
17 85 (8.73%) .NET
17 85 (8.73%) C#
18 83 (8.52%) Azure
19 79 (8.11%) Python
20 78 (8.01%) Business Intelligence
20 78 (8.01%) Banking
21 77 (7.91%) Degree
22 76 (7.80%) Public Sector
23 73 (7.49%) CRM
23 73 (7.49%) HTML

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 96 (9.86%) SharePoint
2 64 (6.57%) Oracle Workflow
3 48 (4.93%) Confluence
4 19 (1.95%) Apache Spark
4 19 (1.95%) CMS
5 18 (1.85%) IIS
6 15 (1.54%) SharePoint Server
7 12 (1.23%) SAP Portal
8 11 (1.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 10 (1.03%) nginx
10 9 (0.92%) Adobe Experience Manager
10 9 (0.92%) Apache Airflow
11 6 (0.62%) K2 blackpearl
11 6 (0.62%) SharePoint 2013
12 5 (0.51%) Apache
12 5 (0.51%) Drupal
12 5 (0.51%) JBoss
12 5 (0.51%) Skype for Business
12 5 (0.51%) WebLogic
12 5 (0.51%) WebSphere
Applications
1 41 (4.21%) Microsoft Office
2 39 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
3 24 (2.46%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 15 (1.54%) MS Visio
5 10 (1.03%) Sketch
6 6 (0.62%) InVision
7 5 (0.51%) InDesign
7 5 (0.51%) Photoshop
7 5 (0.51%) Windchill
8 4 (0.41%) Chatbot
8 4 (0.41%) InfoPath
9 3 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 3 (0.31%) Spreadsheet
10 2 (0.21%) Adobe After Effects
10 2 (0.21%) Adobe Illustrator
10 2 (0.21%) Adobe Premiere
10 2 (0.21%) AutoCAD
10 2 (0.21%) Microsoft Project
11 1 (0.10%) CATIA
11 1 (0.10%) RoboHelp
Business Applications
1 38 (3.90%) Dynamics CRM
2 21 (2.16%) SAP S/4HANA
3 13 (1.33%) Maximo
3 13 (1.33%) Oracle EBS
3 13 (1.33%) SAP HCM
4 11 (1.13%) Oracle Receivables
5 10 (1.03%) SAP MDG
6 9 (0.92%) Remedy ITSM
7 8 (0.82%) SAP MDM
8 7 (0.72%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
8 7 (0.72%) Remedy AR System
9 6 (0.62%) Oracle EBS R12
9 6 (0.62%) Oracle Payables
9 6 (0.62%) SAP PSCD
9 6 (0.62%) SAP SRM
10 5 (0.51%) Dynamics AX
11 4 (0.41%) Magento
11 4 (0.41%) SAP ERP
11 4 (0.41%) SAP PS
11 4 (0.41%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 83 (8.52%) Azure
2 65 (6.67%) Power Platform
3 61 (6.26%) AWS
4 52 (5.34%) Office 365
5 33 (3.39%) Dynamics 365
5 33 (3.39%) GitHub
6 23 (2.36%) PowerApps
7 17 (1.75%) OneDrive
8 16 (1.64%) Serverless
8 16 (1.64%) Trello
9 13 (1.33%) GCP
9 13 (1.33%) SaaS
9 13 (1.33%) SuccessFactors
10 11 (1.13%) Microsoft Flow
10 11 (1.13%) PaaS
11 10 (1.03%) IaaS
12 9 (0.92%) Amazon EC2
12 9 (0.92%) Amazon S3
12 9 (0.92%) Slack
13 8 (0.82%) AWS Lambda
Communications & Networking
1 15 (1.54%) Intranet
2 14 (1.44%) Internet
3 9 (0.92%) Firewall
3 9 (0.92%) Skype
3 9 (0.92%) WAN
4 8 (0.82%) LAN
4 8 (0.82%) Wireless
5 7 (0.72%) Network Security
6 6 (0.62%) Ethernet
6 6 (0.62%) MPLS
7 5 (0.51%) Broadband
7 5 (0.51%) DMZ
7 5 (0.51%) DNS
7 5 (0.51%) Extranet
7 5 (0.51%) Radio Access Network
7 5 (0.51%) VPN
8 4 (0.41%) FTP
8 4 (0.41%) HTTP
8 4 (0.41%) TCP/IP
8 4 (0.41%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (10.99%) SQL Server
2 55 (5.65%) Power BI
3 32 (3.29%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 28 (2.87%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 24 (2.46%) Data Warehouse
5 24 (2.46%) Relational Database
6 18 (1.85%) NoSQL
7 17 (1.75%) Big Data
8 16 (1.64%) Hadoop
8 16 (1.64%) Oracle Database
9 14 (1.44%) MySQL
10 12 (1.23%) Oracle Reports
11 11 (1.13%) Oracle BI Publisher
12 10 (1.03%) Apache Hive
13 9 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
14 8 (0.82%) BusinessObjects
14 8 (0.82%) MongoDB
15 7 (0.72%) Apache Cassandra
16 6 (0.62%) FileMaker
16 6 (0.62%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 104 (10.68%) JIRA
2 98 (10.06%) Git (software)
3 35 (3.59%) Jenkins
4 15 (1.54%) Bitbucket
5 14 (1.44%) Visual Studio
6 13 (1.33%) Team Foundation Server
6 13 (1.33%) webpack
7 12 (1.23%) Oracle Forms
7 12 (1.23%) Visual Studio Team System
8 10 (1.03%) Grunt
8 10 (1.03%) gulp
9 9 (0.92%) git-flow
9 9 (0.92%) Vagrant
10 8 (0.82%) Sonatype Nexus
11 7 (0.72%) Axure RP
12 6 (0.62%) Gerrit
12 6 (0.62%) JDeveloper
12 6 (0.62%) Maven
12 6 (0.62%) Subversion
13 5 (0.51%) Toad
General
1 189 (19.40%) Finance
2 78 (8.01%) Banking
3 76 (7.80%) Public Sector
4 51 (5.24%) Telecoms
5 39 (4.00%) Retail
6 33 (3.39%) Front Office
7 26 (2.67%) Marketing
8 22 (2.26%) Investment Banking
9 13 (1.33%) Legal
9 13 (1.33%) Manufacturing
9 13 (1.33%) Publishing
10 12 (1.23%) Back Office
11 11 (1.13%) Financial Institution
11 11 (1.13%) Retail Banking
12 8 (0.82%) Advertising
12 8 (0.82%) General Ledger
13 7 (0.72%) Billing
13 7 (0.72%) Law
13 7 (0.72%) Mandarin Language
14 5 (0.51%) German Language
Job Titles
1 307 (31.52%) Developer
2 110 (11.29%) Analyst
3 108 (11.09%) Consultant
4 76 (7.80%) Architect
5 67 (6.88%) Business Analyst
6 43 (4.41%) Java Developer
7 35 (3.59%) Designer
8 33 (3.39%) User Researcher
9 28 (2.87%) SAP Consultant
10 23 (2.36%) Administrator
11 20 (2.05%) Automation Engineer
11 20 (2.05%) UX Designer
12 19 (1.95%) Data Engineer
12 19 (1.95%) Solutions Architect
12 19 (1.95%) SQL Developer
13 18 (1.85%) DevOps Engineer
13 18 (1.85%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 18 (1.85%) SharePoint Consultant
14 17 (1.75%) Project Manager
15 16 (1.64%) Build Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (8.73%) .NET
2 73 (7.49%) HTML
3 60 (6.16%) Web Services
4 56 (5.75%) XML
5 54 (5.54%) CSS
6 46 (4.72%) REST
7 33 (3.39%) SOAP
8 30 (3.08%) Middleware
8 30 (3.08%) Node.js
9 28 (2.87%) React
9 28 (2.87%) Spring
10 27 (2.77%) AngularJS
11 26 (2.67%) HTML5
11 26 (2.67%) LDAP
11 26 (2.67%) SAP Fiori
12 25 (2.57%) Redux
13 22 (2.26%) ASP.NET
13 22 (2.26%) jQuery
14 19 (1.95%) JSON
15 17 (1.75%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 104 (10.68%) Analytical Skills
2 60 (6.16%) User Experience
3 37 (3.80%) Management Information System
4 33 (3.39%) Self-Motivation
5 31 (3.18%) Fixed Income
6 26 (2.67%) Data Centre
7 21 (2.16%) Data Structures
8 19 (1.95%) Driving Licence
9 18 (1.85%) Robotics
10 17 (1.75%) CMDB
10 17 (1.75%) Derivative
11 16 (1.64%) Enterprise Software
11 16 (1.64%) NHS
12 15 (1.54%) Algorithms
13 14 (1.44%) Mobile App
14 13 (1.33%) Virtual Team
15 10 (1.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
16 9 (0.92%) Blog
17 7 (0.72%) Equity Derivative
17 7 (0.72%) Taxonomies
Operating Systems
1 112 (11.50%) Windows
2 50 (5.13%) Linux
3 36 (3.70%) Unix
4 35 (3.59%) Windows 10
5 31 (3.18%) Windows Server
6 27 (2.77%) Windows 7
7 23 (2.36%) Windows Server 2008
8 14 (1.44%) Android
9 13 (1.33%) Apple iOS
10 9 (0.92%) Windows Server 2012
11 7 (0.72%) VMS
11 7 (0.72%) Windows Server 2016
12 6 (0.62%) AIX
13 5 (0.51%) Solaris
13 5 (0.51%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.41%) Embedded Linux
15 3 (0.31%) Windows Vista
16 2 (0.21%) CentOS
16 2 (0.21%) Mac OS X
16 2 (0.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 312 (32.03%) Agile Software Development
2 99 (10.16%) DevOps
2 99 (10.16%) Problem-Solving
3 98 (10.06%) Migration
4 94 (9.65%) ITIL
5 78 (8.01%) Business Intelligence
6 73 (7.49%) CRM
7 72 (7.39%) Analytics
8 65 (6.67%) Stakeholder Management
9 64 (6.57%) Data Modelling
9 64 (6.57%) Project Delivery
9 64 (6.57%) Workflow Management
10 63 (6.47%) Project Management
10 63 (6.47%) Scrum
11 60 (6.16%) Business Analysis
12 59 (6.06%) Test Automation
13 50 (5.13%) Asset Management
13 50 (5.13%) Data Migration
14 49 (5.03%) SDLC
15 46 (4.72%) Service Design
Programming Languages
1 176 (18.07%) SQL
2 115 (11.81%) Java
3 107 (10.99%) JavaScript
4 85 (8.73%) C#
5 79 (8.11%) Python
6 50 (5.13%) PowerShell
7 27 (2.77%) ABAP
8 22 (2.26%) C
8 22 (2.26%) PL/SQL
9 19 (1.95%) PHP
10 17 (1.75%) ES6
11 15 (1.54%) C++
12 14 (1.44%) Scala
13 13 (1.33%) TypeScript
14 11 (1.13%) T-SQL
15 10 (1.03%) Groovy
16 9 (0.92%) VBScript
17 8 (0.82%) Shell Script
17 8 (0.82%) VB.NET
17 8 (0.82%) VBA
Qualifications
1 132 (13.55%) Security Cleared
2 97 (9.96%) SC Cleared
3 77 (7.91%) Degree
4 16 (1.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 14 (1.44%) CTC Cleared
6 12 (1.23%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.92%) HND
8 8 (0.82%) HNC
8 8 (0.82%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (0.72%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.51%) Computer Science Degree
10 5 (0.51%) ISEB
10 5 (0.51%) ISTQB
10 5 (0.51%) Postgraduate
11 4 (0.41%) Cisco Certification
11 4 (0.41%) CISM
11 4 (0.41%) CISSP
11 4 (0.41%) MCPD
12 3 (0.31%) CISA
12 3 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 35 (3.59%) SLA
2 33 (3.39%) QA
3 29 (2.98%) Data Quality
4 27 (2.77%) GDPR
5 11 (1.13%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 11 (1.13%) WCAG
6 6 (0.62%) PMO
7 5 (0.51%) ISO/IEC 27001
8 4 (0.41%) Actionable Recommendations
8 4 (0.41%) RMADS
9 3 (0.31%) HL7
9 3 (0.31%) NIST
9 3 (0.31%) PCI DSS
10 2 (0.21%) MiFID
10 2 (0.21%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 2 (0.21%) SEPA
10 2 (0.21%) UCITS
11 1 (0.10%) Dodd-Frank
11 1 (0.10%) EMIR
11 1 (0.10%) ISO 13485
System Software
1 54 (5.54%) Active Directory
2 24 (2.46%) Docker
2 24 (2.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (0.82%) Hyper-V
4 6 (0.62%) HDFS
4 6 (0.62%) NDS
4 6 (0.62%) NetIQ eDirectory
5 4 (0.41%) Apache Flume
5 4 (0.41%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (0.31%) Virtual Desktop
6 3 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
7 2 (0.21%) VMware NSX
7 2 (0.21%) VMware Server
7 2 (0.21%) vSphere
8 1 (0.10%) Apache ZooKeeper
8 1 (0.10%) Firmware
8 1 (0.10%) IAG
8 1 (0.10%) KVM
8 1 (0.10%) OpenIDM
8 1 (0.10%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 27 (2.77%) Ansible
2 23 (2.36%) Terraform
3 20 (2.05%) Single Sign-On
4 19 (1.95%) Kubernetes
5 13 (1.33%) vRealize
5 13 (1.33%) vRealize Orchestrator
6 9 (0.92%) Consul
6 9 (0.92%) Packer
7 8 (0.82%) NetIQ Identity Manager
8 7 (0.72%) SCCM
9 6 (0.62%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 6 (0.62%) Puppet
9 6 (0.62%) SCDPM
10 5 (0.51%) Tivoli
11 4 (0.41%) Opscode Chef
11 4 (0.41%) WSUS
12 3 (0.31%) Microsoft Intune
12 3 (0.31%) Oozie
13 2 (0.21%) Nagios
13 2 (0.21%) SCOM
Vendors
1 144 (14.78%) Microsoft
2 95 (9.75%) SAP
3 88 (9.03%) Oracle
4 34 (3.49%) HP
5 30 (3.08%) Adobe
5 30 (3.08%) Salesforce.com
6 28 (2.87%) ServiceNow
7 27 (2.77%) VMware
8 25 (2.57%) Dell
9 20 (2.05%) Tableau
10 19 (1.95%) Google
11 15 (1.54%) Trend Micro
12 14 (1.44%) Automation Anywhere
13 13 (1.33%) Informatica
13 13 (1.33%) ION Trading
13 13 (1.33%) Remedy
14 12 (1.23%) Cisco
14 12 (1.23%) IBM
14 12 (1.23%) UiPath
15 11 (1.13%) Novell