Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 93 76 91
Rank change year-on-year -17 +15 +15
Contract jobs citing Workflow 50 79 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 1.84% 2.58% 1.54%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.12% 2.96% 1.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 53 20
Manchester median daily rate £400 £388 £431
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.23% -10.14% +27.78%
10th Percentile £313 £325 £335
90th Percentile £570 £485 £550
North West median daily rate £463 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +15.63% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Manchester median hourly rate - £28.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -3.45% -
North West median hourly rate - £35.00 £29.00
% change year-on-year - +20.69% -39.47%

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 2,361 2,667 2,188
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 86.87% 87.13% 82.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,535 1,732 1,322
Manchester median daily rate £425 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £288 £263 £225
90th Percentile £600 £575 £550
North West median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 101 53
Manchester median hourly rate £17.10 £18.79 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.98% -10.52% +16.67%
10th Percentile £12.11 £12.75 £11.75
90th Percentile £35.00 £40.00 £43.75
North West median hourly rate £26.42 £23.20 £34.00
% change year-on-year +13.86% -31.76% -0.73%

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 19 June 2019.

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 19 June 2019. 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 +4 3 £400 -5.88%
Bolton -2 2 £155 -55.71% 1
Workflow
North West

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 17 (34.00%) Migration
3 14 (28.00%) Business Analysis
4 12 (24.00%) Qualitative Research
4 12 (24.00%) Service Design
5 11 (22.00%) SQL
6 7 (14.00%) VMware
6 7 (14.00%) C#
6 7 (14.00%) Windows
6 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
7 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
7 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
7 6 (12.00%) SLA
7 6 (12.00%) Citrix
7 6 (12.00%) CRM
8 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
8 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
8 5 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
8 5 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
9 4 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
9 4 (8.00%) Personalization
9 4 (8.00%) Windows 10
9 4 (8.00%) Xerox
9 4 (8.00%) Application Virtualisation
9 4 (8.00%) Wise Package Studio
9 4 (8.00%) Office 365
9 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
9 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
9 4 (8.00%) Degree
9 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging

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 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.00%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (2.00%) CMS
Applications
1 6 (12.00%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (10.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (2.00%) AutoCAD
Business Applications
1 2 (4.00%) SAP MM
2 1 (2.00%) SAP IS-U
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.00%) Amazon AWS
3 1 (2.00%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (2.00%) IaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Flow
3 1 (2.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.00%) PaaS
3 1 (2.00%) Power Platform
3 1 (2.00%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.00%) CTI
1 2 (4.00%) MPLS
1 2 (4.00%) PBX
1 2 (4.00%) POP3
1 2 (4.00%) SMTP
2 1 (2.00%) Firewall
2 1 (2.00%) Software-Defined Networking
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (12.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.00%) MS Access
3 2 (4.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (4.00%) SQLite
4 1 (2.00%) Big Data
4 1 (2.00%) Power BI
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) AdminStudio
1 4 (8.00%) MSI
1 4 (8.00%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (4.00%) webpack
General
1 5 (10.00%) Telecoms
2 4 (8.00%) Billing
2 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 4 (8.00%) Mandarin Language
3 1 (2.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (24.00%) User Researcher
2 9 (18.00%) Developer
3 5 (10.00%) Consultant
4 4 (8.00%) Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Applications Packager
4 4 (8.00%) Coordinator
4 4 (8.00%) Project Coordinator
4 4 (8.00%) Systems Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) Access Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Designer
5 3 (6.00%) SAP Consultant
5 3 (6.00%) SQL Developer
5 3 (6.00%) Systems Developer
6 2 (4.00%) .NET Developer
6 2 (4.00%) Architect
6 2 (4.00%) Linux Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) SAP MM Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Unix Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (8.00%) OCX
1 4 (8.00%) Web Services
1 4 (8.00%) WF
2 3 (6.00%) .NET
2 3 (6.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.00%) jQuery
2 3 (6.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
2 3 (6.00%) WCF
3 2 (4.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (4.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.00%) D3.js
3 2 (4.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (4.00%) HTML
3 2 (4.00%) HTML5
3 2 (4.00%) LESS
3 2 (4.00%) REST
3 2 (4.00%) Sass
3 2 (4.00%) SignalR
3 2 (4.00%) Universal Windows Platform
3 2 (4.00%) Vue.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.00%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (4.00%) Driving Licence
3 1 (2.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (2.00%) Smart Meter
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.00%) Windows
2 4 (8.00%) CentOS
2 4 (8.00%) Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 4 (8.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (8.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (8.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (8.00%) Windows XP
3 2 (4.00%) Android
3 2 (4.00%) Apple iOS
3 2 (4.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (34.00%) Migration
2 14 (28.00%) Business Analysis
3 12 (24.00%) Qualitative Research
3 12 (24.00%) Service Design
4 6 (12.00%) CRM
5 4 (8.00%) Application Packaging
5 4 (8.00%) Application Virtualisation
5 4 (8.00%) Personalization
5 4 (8.00%) Software Testing
5 4 (8.00%) User Acceptance Testing
5 4 (8.00%) Visualisation
6 3 (6.00%) ITIL
6 3 (6.00%) Workflow Management
7 2 (4.00%) Data Migration
7 2 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 2 (4.00%) Front End Development
7 2 (4.00%) MVC
7 2 (4.00%) Performance Management
7 2 (4.00%) Project Management
7 2 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (22.00%) SQL
2 7 (14.00%) C#
3 4 (8.00%) Bash Shell
3 4 (8.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (8.00%) Shell Script
3 4 (8.00%) VB
3 4 (8.00%) VBScript
4 3 (6.00%) VBA
5 1 (2.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (8.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (12.00%) SLA
2 4 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (14.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (8.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (8.00%) Virtual Desktop
2 4 (8.00%) XenApp
3 2 (4.00%) Active Directory
4 1 (2.00%) VMware NSX
4 1 (2.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (8.00%) SCCM
2 1 (2.00%) Ansible
2 1 (2.00%) vRealize
2 1 (2.00%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 19 (38.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (14.00%) VMware
3 6 (12.00%) Citrix
4 4 (8.00%) Ivanti
4 4 (8.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (8.00%) SAP
4 4 (8.00%) Xerox
5 3 (6.00%) ServiceNow
6 2 (4.00%) Civica
6 2 (4.00%) Dell
6 2 (4.00%) IPFX
6 2 (4.00%) Nintex
6 2 (4.00%) RightFax
6 2 (4.00%) Sophos
6 2 (4.00%) Wyse
6 2 (4.00%) Xamarin
7 1 (2.00%) Ariba
7 1 (2.00%) Google
7 1 (2.00%) OpenText