Period
to 19 January 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 19 January 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
19 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 156 131 154
Rank change year-on-year -25 +23 -32
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1,608 1,733 1,597
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 1.74% 1.93% 1.61%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.06% 2.29% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,030 1,098 1,021
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +3.66%
10th Percentile £313 £282 £281
90th Percentile £625 £625 £585
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £415
% change year-on-year +2.86% +5.42% +1.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 35 25
England median hourly rate £30.41 £21.75 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.79% -25.00% +56.76%
10th Percentile £15.77 £11.00 £13.80
90th Percentile £57.58 £56.25 £43.60
UK median hourly rate £30.41 £26.00 £27.06
% change year-on-year +16.94% -3.92% +23.00%

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 78,060 75,679 82,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 84.60% 84.07% 82.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 52,754 50,508 53,968
England median daily rate £450 £432 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.11% +1.71% +6.12%
10th Percentile £291 £269 £263
90th Percentile £638 £618 £600
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,792 2,052 2,501
England median hourly rate £23.63 £25.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.50% +8.70% +15.00%
10th Percentile £11.35 £11.36 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £48.75
UK median hourly rate £23.44 £24.50 £23.50
% change year-on-year -4.34% +4.26% +17.50%

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 19 January 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 19 January 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 19 January 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 -35 832 £500 +5.71% 174
South East +3 326 £425 +3.03% 60
North of England -22 168 £425 +3.03% 107
Midlands -2 132 £450 +12.50% 51
North West +12 107 £419 +1.21% 55
West Midlands +25 91 £475 +5.56% 35
South West +9 79 £419 -1.47% 32
East of England +1 59 £425 +0.59% 22
Yorkshire -31 42 £420 -6.67% 45
East Midlands -23 39 £425 +9.68% 16
North East +15 19 £515 +39.66% 7
Workflow
UK

For the 6 months to 19 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Workflow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 478 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 401 (24.94%) Finance
3 335 (20.83%) SQL
4 278 (17.29%) JavaScript
5 226 (14.05%) HTML
6 215 (13.37%) Java
6 215 (13.37%) Microsoft
7 210 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
8 191 (11.88%) CSS
9 184 (11.44%) Banking
10 183 (11.38%) Git (software)
11 179 (11.13%) Project Management
12 173 (10.76%) Oracle
13 167 (10.39%) CRM
14 166 (10.32%) SharePoint
15 155 (9.64%) Migration
16 151 (9.39%) Scrum
17 145 (9.02%) Web Services
17 145 (9.02%) Security Cleared
17 145 (9.02%) Business Analysis
18 137 (8.52%) C#
19 134 (8.33%) .NET
20 131 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
20 131 (8.15%) JIRA
21 122 (7.59%) Degree
22 121 (7.52%) Linux
23 120 (7.46%) Jenkins
24 119 (7.40%) Continuous Integration
25 118 (7.34%) User Experience
26 117 (7.28%) Test Automation

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
1 166 (10.32%) SharePoint
2 104 (6.47%) Oracle Workflow
3 58 (3.61%) CMS
4 43 (2.67%) SharePoint 2013
5 35 (2.18%) Apache
5 35 (2.18%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 34 (2.11%) Confluence
7 29 (1.80%) SharePoint 2010
8 25 (1.55%) Apache Spark
9 23 (1.43%) IIS
10 21 (1.31%) Documentum
11 20 (1.24%) BizTalk Server
11 20 (1.24%) Tomcat
12 18 (1.12%) Drupal
13 14 (0.87%) WebLogic
14 13 (0.81%) SAS
15 12 (0.75%) JBoss
16 11 (0.68%) SharePoint Server
17 10 (0.62%) Apache Airflow
18 9 (0.56%) Apache Solr
Applications
1 115 (7.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 108 (6.72%) Microsoft Office
2 108 (6.72%) MS Visio
3 56 (3.48%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 27 (1.68%) Spreadsheet
5 26 (1.62%) InfoPath
5 26 (1.62%) Microsoft Project
6 19 (1.18%) Photoshop
7 11 (0.68%) Adobe Illustrator
8 8 (0.50%) Adobe Premiere
9 6 (0.37%) Adobe After Effects
9 6 (0.37%) InVision
9 6 (0.37%) Pipeline Pilot
10 4 (0.25%) InDesign
10 4 (0.25%) Maya
11 3 (0.19%) OmniGraffle
11 3 (0.19%) SmartSuite
12 2 (0.12%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.062%) HipChat
13 1 (0.062%) PrintSoft PReS
Business Applications
1 85 (5.29%) Dynamics CRM
2 42 (2.61%) Oracle EBS
3 32 (1.99%) Oracle EBS R12
4 27 (1.68%) Oracle Receivables
5 20 (1.24%) Oracle iProcurement
5 20 (1.24%) Oracle Payables
6 18 (1.12%) Adobe Campaign
7 17 (1.06%) Oracle Assets
8 16 (1.00%) Oracle BPM
8 16 (1.00%) Oracle Financials
9 15 (0.93%) Oracle Internet Expenses
10 14 (0.87%) Oracle General Ledger
10 14 (0.87%) Salesforce.com CRM
11 12 (0.75%) Oracle Cash Management
12 11 (0.68%) SAP ERP
12 11 (0.68%) Sonata
13 10 (0.62%) Dynamics AX
13 10 (0.62%) Hyperion Planning
13 10 (0.62%) Oracle Applications
14 9 (0.56%) SAP FI
Cloud Services
1 61 (3.79%) Microsoft Azure
2 60 (3.73%) Amazon AWS
2 60 (3.73%) Office 365
3 34 (2.11%) GitHub
4 32 (1.99%) Dynamics 365
5 31 (1.93%) PaaS
6 26 (1.62%) IaaS
7 16 (1.00%) Cloud Computing
8 14 (0.87%) SaaS
9 11 (0.68%) Amazon EC2
9 11 (0.68%) AWS Lambda
9 11 (0.68%) Google Cloud Platform
9 11 (0.68%) Serverless
10 10 (0.62%) Google Analytics
10 10 (0.62%) npm
10 10 (0.62%) OpenShift
11 8 (0.50%) BlazeMeter
12 7 (0.44%) OneDrive
12 7 (0.44%) Virtual Private Cloud
12 7 (0.44%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 32 (1.99%) Internet
2 29 (1.80%) SMS
3 22 (1.37%) Intranet
4 20 (1.24%) Firewall
5 13 (0.81%) SAN
6 12 (0.75%) DNS
6 12 (0.75%) TCP/IP
6 12 (0.75%) WAN
7 11 (0.68%) Network Security
7 11 (0.68%) SSH
8 8 (0.50%) DHCP
8 8 (0.50%) SNMP
8 8 (0.50%) VPN
9 7 (0.44%) FTP
9 7 (0.44%) NAS
9 7 (0.44%) Skype
10 6 (0.37%) LAN
10 6 (0.37%) SSL
10 6 (0.37%) Wireless
11 5 (0.31%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 113 (7.03%) SQL Server
2 72 (4.48%) Relational Database
3 67 (4.17%) Big Data
4 51 (3.17%) Hadoop
5 36 (2.24%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 32 (1.99%) MySQL
7 31 (1.93%) Power BI
7 31 (1.93%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 30 (1.87%) Oracle Database
9 27 (1.68%) Data Warehouse
9 27 (1.68%) Oracle BI Publisher
10 25 (1.55%) PostgreSQL
11 23 (1.43%) Oracle Reports
12 18 (1.12%) HBase
12 18 (1.12%) NoSQL
13 17 (1.06%) Apache Hive
13 17 (1.06%) RDBMS
14 14 (0.87%) Oracle Database 10g
14 14 (0.87%) Redis
14 14 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 183 (11.38%) Git (software)
2 131 (8.15%) JIRA
3 120 (7.46%) Jenkins
4 45 (2.80%) Subversion
5 35 (2.18%) Visual Studio
6 26 (1.62%) gulp
7 25 (1.55%) Maven
7 25 (1.55%) Team Foundation Server
8 22 (1.37%) Selenium
9 20 (1.24%) Grunt
10 19 (1.18%) webpack
11 17 (1.06%) Axure RP
12 15 (0.93%) GitLab
12 15 (0.93%) Oracle Forms
12 15 (0.93%) Sonatype Nexus
13 12 (0.75%) Cucumber
13 12 (0.75%) git-flow
13 12 (0.75%) TeamCity
14 11 (0.68%) Karma Test Runner
15 10 (0.62%) Bower
General
1 401 (24.94%) Finance
2 184 (11.44%) Banking
3 67 (4.17%) Marketing
4 65 (4.04%) Telecoms
5 53 (3.30%) Investment Banking
6 48 (2.99%) Legal
7 43 (2.67%) Retail
8 32 (1.99%) Back Office
8 32 (1.99%) Front Office
9 27 (1.68%) Financial Institution
9 27 (1.68%) Manufacturing
10 24 (1.49%) Law
11 21 (1.31%) Publishing
12 19 (1.18%) Electronics
13 15 (0.93%) Billing
13 15 (0.93%) Games
14 14 (0.87%) General Ledger
14 14 (0.87%) Mandarin Language
15 12 (0.75%) Advertising
16 8 (0.50%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 516 (32.09%) Developer
2 328 (20.40%) Analyst
3 179 (11.13%) Business Analyst
4 145 (9.02%) Consultant
5 111 (6.90%) Architect
6 73 (4.54%) Project Manager
7 65 (4.04%) Java Developer
8 54 (3.36%) Designer
9 52 (3.23%) SharePoint Developer
10 48 (2.99%) CRM Developer
11 45 (2.80%) Process Analyst
12 40 (2.49%) DevOps Engineer
12 40 (2.49%) JavaScript Developer
13 39 (2.43%) Senior Developer
14 38 (2.36%) Workflow Analyst
15 35 (2.18%) Business Process Analyst
15 35 (2.18%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
16 34 (2.11%) Dynamics CRM Developer
17 33 (2.05%) Pensions Analyst
18 31 (1.93%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 226 (14.05%) HTML
2 191 (11.88%) CSS
3 145 (9.02%) Web Services
4 134 (8.33%) .NET
5 110 (6.84%) XML
6 95 (5.91%) AngularJS
7 94 (5.85%) REST
8 75 (4.66%) HTML5
9 68 (4.23%) SOAP
10 67 (4.17%) RESTful
11 65 (4.04%) Node.js
12 62 (3.86%) Spring
13 58 (3.61%) jQuery
14 52 (3.23%) Hibernate
15 50 (3.11%) CSS3
16 43 (2.67%) ASP.NET
17 37 (2.30%) Ajax
17 37 (2.30%) JSON
18 35 (2.18%) React
19 31 (1.93%) Sass
Miscellaneous
1 210 (13.06%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (7.34%) User Experience
3 114 (7.09%) Management Information System
4 39 (2.43%) Greenfield Project
5 38 (2.36%) Virtual Team
6 36 (2.24%) Fixed Income
7 31 (1.93%) Data Centre
8 29 (1.80%) Derivative
9 28 (1.74%) Computer Science
9 28 (1.74%) Data Structures
9 28 (1.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 24 (1.49%) CMDB
11 22 (1.37%) Equities
12 21 (1.31%) Fintech
13 18 (1.12%) Mobile App
13 18 (1.12%) Social Media
14 16 (1.00%) Replication
15 14 (0.87%) Enterprise Software
16 13 (0.81%) Reference Data
17 12 (0.75%) FMCG
Operating Systems
1 121 (7.52%) Linux
2 111 (6.90%) Windows
3 104 (6.47%) Unix
4 37 (2.30%) Windows Server
5 24 (1.49%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 19 (1.18%) Windows Server 2008
7 16 (1.00%) Apple iOS
8 15 (0.93%) Solaris
9 13 (0.81%) AIX
10 12 (0.75%) Windows Server 2012
11 10 (0.62%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (0.50%) Data ONTAP
12 8 (0.50%) Windows 7
13 7 (0.44%) Windows 2000
14 6 (0.37%) Android
14 6 (0.37%) Windows 10
15 5 (0.31%) HPUX
16 4 (0.25%) CentOS
17 3 (0.19%) Ubuntu
18 2 (0.12%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 478 (29.73%) Agile Software Development
2 179 (11.13%) Project Management
3 167 (10.39%) CRM
4 155 (9.64%) Migration
5 151 (9.39%) Scrum
6 145 (9.02%) Business Analysis
7 131 (8.15%) Business Intelligence
8 119 (7.40%) Continuous Integration
9 117 (7.28%) Data Modelling
9 117 (7.28%) Test Automation
10 109 (6.78%) DevOps
11 100 (6.22%) ITIL
12 99 (6.16%) SDLC
13 98 (6.09%) User Acceptance Testing
14 95 (5.91%) Use Case
15 93 (5.78%) Stakeholder Management
16 91 (5.66%) TDD
17 85 (5.29%) Analytics
18 77 (4.79%) Data Analysis
19 73 (4.54%) OO
Programming Languages
1 335 (20.83%) SQL
2 278 (17.29%) JavaScript
3 215 (13.37%) Java
4 137 (8.52%) C#
5 74 (4.60%) PowerShell
6 65 (4.04%) Python
7 53 (3.30%) PL/SQL
8 36 (2.24%) Ruby
8 36 (2.24%) Shell Script
8 36 (2.24%) VBA
9 32 (1.99%) Perl
9 32 (1.99%) T-SQL
10 28 (1.74%) PHP
11 25 (1.55%) ABAP
12 24 (1.49%) Scala
13 19 (1.18%) Apex Code
14 18 (1.12%) C++
15 16 (1.00%) Bash Shell
16 13 (0.81%) R
17 12 (0.75%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 145 (9.02%) Security Cleared
2 122 (7.59%) Degree
3 106 (6.59%) SC Cleared
4 17 (1.06%) CTC Cleared
4 17 (1.06%) Microsoft Certification
5 16 (1.00%) PMI Certification
5 16 (1.00%) PMP
6 10 (0.62%) Computer Science Degree
7 9 (0.56%) DV Cleared
7 9 (0.56%) ISEB
8 8 (0.50%) BPSS Clearance
9 7 (0.44%) ISTQB
9 7 (0.44%) PhD
10 6 (0.37%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
10 6 (0.37%) ITIL Certification
10 6 (0.37%) Master's Degree
11 5 (0.31%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
12 4 (0.25%) A+ Certification
12 4 (0.25%) HNC
12 4 (0.25%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 91 (5.66%) QA
2 41 (2.55%) PMO
3 30 (1.87%) Data Quality
4 29 (1.80%) SLA
5 23 (1.43%) GDPR
6 16 (1.00%) MiFID
7 13 (0.81%) WCAG
8 8 (0.50%) GxP
9 6 (0.37%) EMIR
9 6 (0.37%) PCI DSS
9 6 (0.37%) Sarbanes-Oxley
10 4 (0.25%) Dodd-Frank
10 4 (0.25%) IFRS
10 4 (0.25%) ISO/IEC 27001
10 4 (0.25%) SEPA
11 3 (0.19%) ISO 9001
12 2 (0.12%) ISO/IEC 20000
13 1 (0.062%) Basel III
13 1 (0.062%) ISO 26262
13 1 (0.062%) Solvency II
System Software
1 55 (3.42%) Docker
2 45 (2.80%) Active Directory
3 28 (1.74%) VMware Infrastructure
4 14 (0.87%) VMware ESXi
5 11 (0.68%) HDFS
6 10 (0.62%) Apache Flume
6 10 (0.62%) VMware NSX
7 9 (0.56%) Firmware
8 7 (0.44%) SRDF
8 7 (0.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 7 (0.44%) Virtual Machines
9 5 (0.31%) NFS
10 4 (0.25%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 4 (0.25%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (0.25%) Virtual Servers
10 4 (0.25%) vSphere
10 4 (0.25%) XenApp
10 4 (0.25%) XenDesktop
11 3 (0.19%) vCloud
12 2 (0.12%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 53 (3.30%) Ansible
2 45 (2.80%) Puppet
3 24 (1.49%) Terraform
4 23 (1.43%) Opscode Chef
5 18 (1.12%) Kubernetes
6 15 (0.93%) vRealize
7 14 (0.87%) Oozie
8 8 (0.50%) vCenter Server
9 7 (0.44%) EMC TimeFinder
9 7 (0.44%) NetApp OnCommand
9 7 (0.44%) Tivoli Storage Manager
10 6 (0.37%) SCCM
10 6 (0.37%) ZABBIX
11 5 (0.31%) Control-M
11 5 (0.31%) FortiGate
12 4 (0.25%) HP Quality Center
12 4 (0.25%) RSA Archer
12 4 (0.25%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 3 (0.19%) AirWatch
13 3 (0.19%) PowerCLI
Vendors
1 215 (13.37%) Microsoft
2 173 (10.76%) Oracle
3 82 (5.10%) Salesforce.com
4 74 (4.60%) SAP
5 47 (2.92%) VMware
6 46 (2.86%) Nintex
7 42 (2.61%) HP
8 37 (2.30%) Adobe
9 36 (2.24%) ServiceNow
10 31 (1.93%) IBM
11 27 (1.68%) Google
12 21 (1.31%) Cisco
13 20 (1.24%) Pega
14 18 (1.12%) Red Hat
15 17 (1.06%) Remedy
16 15 (0.93%) NetApp
17 13 (0.81%) CA
18 11 (0.68%) Citrix
18 11 (0.68%) EMC
18 11 (0.68%) Hyperion