Period
to 23 November 2017

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 6 months to 23 November 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
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 77 105 100
Rank change year-on-year +28 -5 -17
Contract jobs citing Workflow 65 51 53
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 2.21% 1.44% 1.39%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.73% 1.71% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 29
Manchester median daily rate £438 £413 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +10.00% +7.14%
10th Percentile £325 £300 £205
90th Percentile £638 £496 £550
North West median daily rate £431 £413 £425
% change year-on-year +4.55% -2.94% +19.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Manchester median hourly rate £16.19 £15.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.93% -60.00% -
10th Percentile £16.10 £15.00 £36.25
90th Percentile £26.86 £15.00 £38.75
North West median hourly rate £16.19 £17.75 £31.31
% change year-on-year -8.79% -43.31% +108.73%

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 Manchester with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 2382 2975 3048
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 81.05% 83.87% 80.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1525 1892 1804
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +8.70%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £238
90th Percentile £575 £538 £530
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 80 56 78
Manchester median hourly rate £17.50 £15.25 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +14.75% -21.79% +30.00%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.54 £11.00
90th Percentile £45.30 £40.00 £42.15
North West median hourly rate £25.12 £22.00 £30.52
% change year-on-year +14.18% -27.92% +74.40%

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Workflow as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 23 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 23 November 2017. 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
Salford +9 6 £438 - 1
Bolton -1 3 £400 - 1
Rochdale - 3 - - 1
Stockport +5 1 £475 +72.73% 2
Wigan - 1 £401 -
Workflow
North West

For the 6 months to 23 November 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 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (29.23%) SharePoint
2 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
3 17 (26.15%) Management Information System
4 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
5 14 (21.54%) .NET
6 12 (18.46%) SAP
6 12 (18.46%) SQL
6 12 (18.46%) Data Modelling
6 12 (18.46%) CMS
6 12 (18.46%) Content Management
6 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
7 11 (16.92%) Validation
7 11 (16.92%) Migration
7 11 (16.92%) Change Management
7 11 (16.92%) ITIL
8 10 (15.38%) Project Management
8 10 (15.38%) HTML
8 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
9 9 (13.85%) ServiceNow
9 9 (13.85%) Workflow Development
9 9 (13.85%) Change Control
9 9 (13.85%) GitHub
9 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Office
9 9 (13.85%) CSS
9 9 (13.85%) Configuration Management
10 8 (12.31%) ITSM
10 8 (12.31%) Document Management
10 8 (12.31%) TDD
10 8 (12.31%) SQL Server

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 19 (29.23%) SharePoint
2 12 (18.46%) CMS
3 4 (6.15%) NetWeaver
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint 2013
3 4 (6.15%) SharePoint Server
4 3 (4.62%) BizTalk Server
4 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
5 2 (3.08%) CICS
5 2 (3.08%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 9 (13.85%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 6 (9.23%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (7.69%) SAP ERP
3 4 (6.15%) SAP CO
3 4 (6.15%) SAP FI
3 4 (6.15%) SAP FI/CO
3 4 (6.15%) SAP FI-AP
3 4 (6.15%) SAP SRM
4 3 (4.62%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (4.62%) SAP MDM
5 2 (3.08%) Magento
5 2 (3.08%) OpenText VIM for SAP
6 1 (1.54%) SAP MM
6 1 (1.54%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 1 (1.54%) SAP PLM
6 1 (1.54%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 9 (13.85%) GitHub
2 6 (9.23%) Office 365
3 5 (7.69%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (10.77%) Intranet
2 5 (7.69%) SNMP
3 3 (4.62%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (12.31%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.69%) IDOL
3 4 (6.15%) SAP BW
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (4.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server 2014
6 1 (1.54%) Oracle Database
6 1 (1.54%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 8 (12.31%) Git (software)
2 7 (10.77%) Visual Studio
3 4 (6.15%) JIRA
4 3 (4.62%) MorphX
4 3 (4.62%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (1.54%) Grunt
General
1 7 (10.77%) Legal
2 6 (9.23%) Finance
3 5 (7.69%) Banking
4 3 (4.62%) Advertising
4 3 (4.62%) Manufacturing
5 2 (3.08%) General Ledger
5 2 (3.08%) Local Government
5 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.54%) Games
6 1 (1.54%) Law
6 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 19 (29.23%) Developer
2 11 (16.92%) Consultant
3 9 (13.85%) Analyst
4 8 (12.31%) Architect
5 7 (10.77%) Information Architect
5 7 (10.77%) ServiceNow Developer
6 6 (9.23%) Administrator
7 4 (6.15%) Implementation Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) SAP Consultant
7 4 (6.15%) ServiceNow Consultant
8 3 (4.62%) Business Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) Data Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) JavaScript Developer
8 3 (4.62%) Node.js Developer
8 3 (4.62%) SAP Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) SAP FI Analyst
8 3 (4.62%) SharePoint Developer
9 2 (3.08%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Developer
9 2 (3.08%) SAP Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (21.54%) .NET
2 10 (15.38%) HTML
3 9 (13.85%) CSS
4 7 (10.77%) SOAP
4 7 (10.77%) Web Services
5 6 (9.23%) Node.js
6 5 (7.69%) REST
7 4 (6.15%) SAP XI
8 3 (4.62%) ASP.NET
8 3 (4.62%) HTML5
8 3 (4.62%) Ruby on Rails
9 2 (3.08%) Ajax
9 2 (3.08%) CSS3
9 2 (3.08%) cXML
9 2 (3.08%) LINQ
9 2 (3.08%) Regular Expression
9 2 (3.08%) XML
10 1 (1.54%) EDI
10 1 (1.54%) Unity (Game Engine)
10 1 (1.54%) XHTML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (26.15%) Management Information System
2 12 (18.46%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (10.77%) Taxonomies
4 5 (7.69%) CMDB
5 2 (3.08%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.08%) Freedom of Information
5 2 (3.08%) Freedom of Information Act
5 2 (3.08%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.54%) 3D Graphics
6 1 (1.54%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (1.54%) Life Science
6 1 (1.54%) Minimum Viable Product
6 1 (1.54%) NHS
6 1 (1.54%) Pricing Data
6 1 (1.54%) Replication
6 1 (1.54%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 5 (7.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (35.38%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (18.46%) Content Management
2 12 (18.46%) Data Modelling
3 11 (16.92%) Change Management
3 11 (16.92%) ITIL
3 11 (16.92%) Migration
3 11 (16.92%) Validation
4 10 (15.38%) Project Management
5 9 (13.85%) Change Control
5 9 (13.85%) Configuration Management
5 9 (13.85%) Workflow Development
6 8 (12.31%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (12.31%) Document Management
6 8 (12.31%) ITSM
6 8 (12.31%) TDD
7 7 (10.77%) Data Management
7 7 (10.77%) ERP
7 7 (10.77%) Information Architecture
7 7 (10.77%) Information Management
7 7 (10.77%) Kalman Filter
Programming Languages
1 15 (23.08%) JavaScript
2 12 (18.46%) SQL
3 10 (15.38%) PowerShell
4 7 (10.77%) C#
5 5 (7.69%) Java
5 5 (7.69%) Shell Script
6 4 (6.15%) ABAP
7 3 (4.62%) Ruby
7 3 (4.62%) X++
8 2 (3.08%) COBOL
9 1 (1.54%) C++
9 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
9 1 (1.54%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 3 (4.62%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 1 (1.54%) ISEB
3 1 (1.54%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (7.69%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.08%) GDPR
2 2 (3.08%) QA
System Software
1 3 (4.62%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.08%) Docker
Systems Management
1 3 (4.62%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (3.08%) Rancher
Vendors
1 19 (29.23%) Microsoft
2 12 (18.46%) SAP
3 9 (13.85%) ServiceNow
4 5 (7.69%) iManage
4 5 (7.69%) Interwoven
4 5 (7.69%) Reuters
4 5 (7.69%) Snow
5 3 (4.62%) AppDynamics
5 3 (4.62%) Ariba
5 3 (4.62%) Nintex
5 3 (4.62%) Splunk
6 2 (3.08%) Capita
6 2 (3.08%) OpenText
7 1 (1.54%) IBM
7 1 (1.54%) Oracle