The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for Workflow skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Workflow over the 3 months to 28 March 2017 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
North West / Manchester
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 71 69 77
Rank change year-on-year -2 +8  
Contract jobs citing Workflow 19 33 24
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.44% 1.85% 1.46%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.78% 2.21% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 11 18
Median daily rate £463 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.14% -9.67%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £300 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £400 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £47.91 £30.00
% change year-on-year -6.07% +59.70%  

Workflow is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 1067 1496 1285
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 80.89% 83.67% 78.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 685 907 688
Median daily rate £385 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.75% +3.22%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £295 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £396
% change year-on-year +2.50% +1.01%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 24 26
Median hourly rate £40.00 £18.99 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +110.60% +8.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £15.00 £11.32
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £38.50 £30.20
% change year-on-year -6.49% +27.48%  

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester citing Workflow as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in Manchester

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Workflow in Manchester.

Contractor daily rate trend for Workflow in Manchester

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in Manchester over the 3 months to 28 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workflow in Manchester

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Workflow in Manchester.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workflow in Manchester

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Salford +2 6 £525 +525.00% 3
Bolton - 2 - - 1
Altrincham - 1 - -
Workflow
North West

Workflow
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 19 (32.76%) SAP
1 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) Integration Testing
2 15 (25.86%) System Integration Testing
3 14 (24.14%) Finance
3 14 (24.14%) Web Services
3 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
3 14 (24.14%) ITIL
4 13 (22.41%) ServiceNow
5 11 (18.97%) DevOps
5 11 (18.97%) LDAP
6 10 (17.24%) ITIL V3
6 10 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 9 (15.52%) SQL
7 9 (15.52%) Manufacturing
8 8 (13.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
8 8 (13.79%) XML
8 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
9 7 (12.07%) HTML
9 7 (12.07%) Identity Management
9 7 (12.07%) Automated Testing
9 7 (12.07%) Selenium
9 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
9 7 (12.07%) SAPUI5
10 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
10 6 (10.34%) BPMN
10 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
10 6 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
10 6 (10.34%) Case Management

Workflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 5 (8.62%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.17%) NetWeaver
3 2 (3.45%) CMS
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
4 1 (1.72%) Elasticsearch
4 1 (1.72%) EPiServer
4 1 (1.72%) Jetty
4 1 (1.72%) nginx
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 4 (6.90%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.72%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (13.79%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 4 (6.90%) Unit4 Business World
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle EBS R12
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Financials
3 1 (1.72%) SAP QM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 11 (18.97%) LDAP
2 1 (1.72%) DHCP
2 1 (1.72%) DNS
2 1 (1.72%) Firewall
2 1 (1.72%) HTTP
2 1 (1.72%) Intranet
2 1 (1.72%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (6.90%) Relational Database
2 3 (5.17%) DB2
2 3 (5.17%) SAP BW
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server
3 2 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (1.72%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.72%) Oracle Reports
4 1 (1.72%) QlikView
4 1 (1.72%) Redis
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.72%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (12.07%) Selenium
2 2 (3.45%) JIRA
2 2 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.72%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (1.72%) WebDriver
General
1 14 (24.14%) Finance
2 9 (15.52%) Manufacturing
3 5 (8.62%) Telecoms
4 3 (5.17%) Electronics
4 3 (5.17%) Legal
4 3 (5.17%) Marketing
5 1 (1.72%) Law
5 1 (1.72%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 21 (36.21%) Developer
2 10 (17.24%) Analyst
3 7 (12.07%) Architect
3 7 (12.07%) SAP Developer
3 7 (12.07%) SAPUI5 Developer
4 6 (10.34%) Consultant
4 6 (10.34%) SAP Analyst
5 5 (8.62%) Agile Developer
5 5 (8.62%) BPM Developer
5 5 (8.62%) Case Management Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Lead Architect
6 4 (6.90%) Report Writer
6 4 (6.90%) ServiceNow Developer
6 4 (6.90%) Workflow Developer
7 3 (5.17%) Business Analyst
7 3 (5.17%) Delivery Manager
7 3 (5.17%) DevOps Engineer
7 3 (5.17%) SAP Basis Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Configuration Analyst
8 2 (3.45%) Service Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (24.14%) Web Services
2 10 (17.24%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 8 (13.79%) XML
4 7 (12.07%) HTML
4 7 (12.07%) SAPUI5
5 6 (10.34%) .NET
5 6 (10.34%) AngularJS
6 4 (6.90%) SAP Basis
7 3 (5.17%) Elastic Stack
7 3 (5.17%) SAP TM
8 1 (1.72%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.72%) CSS
8 1 (1.72%) HTML5
8 1 (1.72%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (1.72%) React
8 1 (1.72%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 5 (8.62%) Life Science
1 5 (8.62%) Web 2.0
2 3 (5.17%) Clustering
3 2 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.72%) CMDB
4 1 (1.72%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) iPad
4 1 (1.72%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.72%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.72%) NHS
4 1 (1.72%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 4 (6.90%) Linux
2 1 (1.72%) CentOS
2 1 (1.72%) Debian
2 1 (1.72%) HPUX
2 1 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (1.72%) Ubuntu
2 1 (1.72%) Unix
2 1 (1.72%) Windows
2 1 (1.72%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (32.76%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (25.86%) Integration Testing
2 15 (25.86%) System Integration Testing
3 14 (24.14%) ITIL
4 11 (18.97%) DevOps
5 10 (17.24%) ITIL V3
5 10 (17.24%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 8 (13.79%) PRINCE2
7 7 (12.07%) Automated Testing
7 7 (12.07%) Identity Management
8 6 (10.34%) BPMN
8 6 (10.34%) Case Management
8 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
8 6 (10.34%) Continuous Delivery
9 5 (8.62%) Continuous Integration
9 5 (8.62%) Issue Tracking
9 5 (8.62%) ITSM
9 5 (8.62%) Release Management
9 5 (8.62%) Scrum
10 4 (6.90%) DSDM
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.14%) JavaScript
2 9 (15.52%) SQL
3 5 (8.62%) Java
4 3 (5.17%) Shell Script
5 2 (3.45%) C#
5 2 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (1.72%) C++
6 1 (1.72%) JCL
6 1 (1.72%) Python
6 1 (1.72%) T-SQL
6 1 (1.72%) VB
6 1 (1.72%) VB6
Qualifications
1 7 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 6 (10.34%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.72%) MCP
3 1 (1.72%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.34%) QA
2 1 (1.72%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.72%) Shibboleth
Systems Management
1 3 (5.17%) Ansible
2 1 (1.72%) OpenView
2 1 (1.72%) Opscode Chef
2 1 (1.72%) Puppet
Vendors
1 19 (32.76%) SAP
2 13 (22.41%) ServiceNow
3 5 (8.62%) Microsoft
3 5 (8.62%) Twitter
4 4 (6.90%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.17%) New Relic
6 2 (3.45%) Oracle
7 1 (1.72%) HP
7 1 (1.72%) IBM
7 1 (1.72%) Intel
7 1 (1.72%) Nintex
7 1 (1.72%) VMware