Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 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 20 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
England > Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 134 110
Rank change year-on-year +17 -24 -27
Contract jobs citing Workflow 133 135 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 1.63% 1.40% 1.64%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.96% 1.69% 2.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 82 81
Midlands median daily rate £450 £400 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% +10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £350 £302 £210
90th Percentile £565 £575 £513
England median daily rate £470 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +10.59% +1.19% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
Midlands median hourly rate £23.75 £19.75 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.25% -41.91% +273.63%
10th Percentile £13.19 £18.48 £17.00
90th Percentile £29.98 £21.23 £35.60
England median hourly rate £30.50 £34.50 £23.00
% change year-on-year -11.59% +50.00% +10.30%

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 6782 7980 6686
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 83.18% 82.57% 79.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 4315 4877 3952
Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.23%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £231
90th Percentile £550 £575 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £423
% change year-on-year +5.88% +0.59% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 241 204 263
Midlands median hourly rate £21.24 £16.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +26.81% -11.84% +4.11%
10th Percentile £10.59 £10.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £48.75 £39.85 £42.54
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.42 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.72% +8.53% +18.42%

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

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

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in the Midlands

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Workflow in the Midlands

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workflow in the Midlands

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workflow in the Midlands

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the Midlands

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in the Midlands over the 6 months to 20 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Workflow in the Midlands

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in the Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the Midlands region over the 6 months to 20 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
West Midlands +49 94 £450 +5.88% 17
East Midlands -23 35 £450 +12.50% 8
Workflow
England

For the 6 months to 20 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 Midlands region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 26 (19.55%) SQL
2 23 (17.29%) Finance
2 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
3 22 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
4 16 (12.03%) Oracle
4 16 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
5 15 (11.28%) SQL Server
6 14 (10.53%) Project Management
6 14 (10.53%) Scrum
7 13 (9.77%) Git (software)
7 13 (9.77%) .NET
7 13 (9.77%) JavaScript
7 13 (9.77%) HTML
7 13 (9.77%) ITIL
7 13 (9.77%) SharePoint
7 13 (9.77%) Data Modelling
7 13 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
7 13 (9.77%) Jenkins
8 12 (9.02%) CSS
9 11 (8.27%) C#
9 11 (8.27%) Microsoft Excel
9 11 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
9 11 (8.27%) Oracle Workflow
9 11 (8.27%) JIRA
9 11 (8.27%) Data Centre
10 10 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
10 10 (7.52%) CRM
11 9 (6.77%) Service Management
11 9 (6.77%) Computer Science
11 9 (6.77%) RESTful

Workflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in the Midlands 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 13 (9.77%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.27%) Oracle Workflow
3 4 (3.01%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (2.26%) IIS
4 3 (2.26%) SharePoint 2010
5 2 (1.50%) Apache Spark
5 2 (1.50%) Confluence
5 2 (1.50%) K2 blackpearl
5 2 (1.50%) ThingWorx
6 1 (0.75%) Apache Solr
6 1 (0.75%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.75%) CMS
6 1 (0.75%) Drupal
6 1 (0.75%) Elasticsearch
6 1 (0.75%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 11 (8.27%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.50%) InfoPath
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (4.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (3.76%) Teamcenter
3 3 (2.26%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (0.75%) iTrent
4 1 (0.75%) Remedy ITSM
4 1 (0.75%) SAP HCM
4 1 (0.75%) SAP HR
4 1 (0.75%) SAP PA-EC
4 1 (0.75%) SAP S/4HANA
4 1 (0.75%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 16 (12.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 13 (9.77%) Amazon AWS
3 5 (3.76%) Office 365
4 3 (2.26%) Dynamics 365
5 2 (1.50%) GitHub
5 2 (1.50%) SaaS
6 1 (0.75%) Amazon EC2
6 1 (0.75%) AWS Lambda
6 1 (0.75%) Azure Active Directory
6 1 (0.75%) Serverless
6 1 (0.75%) SuccessFactors
6 1 (0.75%) Taleo
6 1 (0.75%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 8 (6.02%) Cisco ASA
1 8 (6.02%) Firewall
1 8 (6.02%) VPN
1 8 (6.02%) WAN
1 8 (6.02%) Wireless
2 3 (2.26%) Intranet
2 3 (2.26%) LDAP
2 3 (2.26%) SMS
3 1 (0.75%) Internet
3 1 (0.75%) SSH
3 1 (0.75%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (11.28%) SQL Server
2 7 (5.26%) Big Data
2 7 (5.26%) Hadoop
2 7 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 5 (3.76%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (3.01%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 4 (3.01%) Power BI
4 4 (3.01%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 3 (2.26%) NoSQL
5 3 (2.26%) SQLPlus
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Database
6 2 (1.50%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (1.50%) RDBMS
6 2 (1.50%) Relational Database
6 2 (1.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 1 (0.75%) Azure SQL Database
7 1 (0.75%) Oracle Database 11g
7 1 (0.75%) Pentaho
7 1 (0.75%) Redis
7 1 (0.75%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 13 (9.77%) Git (software)
1 13 (9.77%) Jenkins
2 11 (8.27%) JIRA
3 7 (5.26%) Sonatype Nexus
4 4 (3.01%) Bower
4 4 (3.01%) gulp
4 4 (3.01%) Jasmine
4 4 (3.01%) webpack
4 4 (3.01%) Yeoman
5 3 (2.26%) Oracle Forms
5 3 (2.26%) Subversion
6 2 (1.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 2 (1.50%) Bitbucket
7 1 (0.75%) PeopleTools
7 1 (0.75%) Team Foundation Server
7 1 (0.75%) Visual Studio
General
1 23 (17.29%) Finance
2 9 (6.77%) Banking
3 6 (4.51%) Automotive
4 4 (3.01%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.50%) Pharmaceutical
5 2 (1.50%) Retail
5 2 (1.50%) Retail Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Advertising
6 1 (0.75%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.75%) Investment Banking
6 1 (0.75%) Legal
6 1 (0.75%) Marketing
6 1 (0.75%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 26 (19.55%) Developer
2 24 (18.05%) Analyst
3 18 (13.53%) Consultant
4 16 (12.03%) Project Manager
5 13 (9.77%) Business Analyst
6 12 (9.02%) Workflow Project Manager
7 9 (6.77%) Architect
8 8 (6.02%) Design Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Designer
8 8 (6.02%) Implementation Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Network Design Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Network Engineer
8 8 (6.02%) Network Implementation Engineer
9 7 (5.26%) DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.51%) Administrator
10 6 (4.51%) DevOps Consultant
10 6 (4.51%) Lead DevOps
10 6 (4.51%) Lead DevOps Engineer
10 6 (4.51%) SharePoint Administrator
10 6 (4.51%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (9.77%) .NET
1 13 (9.77%) HTML
2 12 (9.02%) CSS
3 9 (6.77%) RESTful
4 8 (6.02%) Web Services
5 6 (4.51%) HTML5
5 6 (4.51%) Software Packaging
6 5 (3.76%) jQuery
7 4 (3.01%) CSS3
7 4 (3.01%) Handlebars
7 4 (3.01%) Node.js
7 4 (3.01%) Sass
8 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET
8 3 (2.26%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (2.26%) Middleware
8 3 (2.26%) REST
9 2 (1.50%) SAML
9 2 (1.50%) WCF
9 2 (1.50%) WPF
9 2 (1.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (8.27%) Data Centre
2 10 (7.52%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.77%) Computer Science
4 7 (5.26%) User Experience
5 5 (3.76%) Management Information System
6 4 (3.01%) FMCG
7 3 (2.26%) Algorithms
7 3 (2.26%) NHS
8 2 (1.50%) Clustering
8 2 (1.50%) Greenfield Project
8 2 (1.50%) SCADA
9 1 (0.75%) CMDB
9 1 (0.75%) Enterprise Software
9 1 (0.75%) Mobile App
9 1 (0.75%) Mobile Banking
9 1 (0.75%) N-Tier
9 1 (0.75%) PKI
9 1 (0.75%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 4 (3.01%) Windows
2 3 (2.26%) Linux
3 1 (0.75%) Unix
3 1 (0.75%) Windows 7
3 1 (0.75%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (16.54%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (10.53%) Project Management
2 14 (10.53%) Scrum
3 13 (9.77%) Data Modelling
3 13 (9.77%) ITIL
4 11 (8.27%) Business Intelligence
5 10 (7.52%) CRM
6 9 (6.77%) DevOps
6 9 (6.77%) Service Management
6 9 (6.77%) Visualisation
7 8 (6.02%) Change Management
7 8 (6.02%) ITSM
7 8 (6.02%) Network Design
8 7 (5.26%) Configuration Management
8 7 (5.26%) Data Visualisation
8 7 (5.26%) ETL
8 7 (5.26%) Migration
8 7 (5.26%) WAN Optimisation
9 6 (4.51%) Front End Development
10 5 (3.76%) API Design
Programming Languages
1 26 (19.55%) SQL
2 13 (9.77%) JavaScript
3 11 (8.27%) C#
4 6 (4.51%) Java
5 5 (3.76%) PowerShell
6 4 (3.01%) T-SQL
6 4 (3.01%) VBA
7 3 (2.26%) ABAP
7 3 (2.26%) PL/SQL
7 3 (2.26%) Python
8 2 (1.50%) Perl
8 2 (1.50%) VB.NET
9 1 (0.75%) C
9 1 (0.75%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (4.51%) Degree
2 5 (3.76%) Computer Science Degree
2 5 (3.76%) Security Cleared
3 3 (2.26%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.75%) DBS Check
4 1 (0.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (0.75%) Master's Degree
4 1 (0.75%) MCSD
4 1 (0.75%) MCSE
4 1 (0.75%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.75%) OCP
4 1 (0.75%) Oracle Certification
4 1 (0.75%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.26%) PMO
2 5 (3.76%) Data Quality
3 2 (1.50%) SLA
4 1 (0.75%) QA
System Software
1 6 (4.51%) Docker
2 3 (2.26%) Active Directory
3 1 (0.75%) Apache ZooKeeper
Systems Management
1 8 (6.02%) FortiGate
2 7 (5.26%) Ansible
2 7 (5.26%) Puppet
2 7 (5.26%) Terraform
3 2 (1.50%) Microsoft Clustering
4 1 (0.75%) FTK
4 1 (0.75%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 23 (17.29%) Microsoft
2 16 (12.03%) Oracle
3 8 (6.02%) CheckPoint
3 8 (6.02%) Cisco
3 8 (6.02%) Fortinet
3 8 (6.02%) McAfee
3 8 (6.02%) Nokia
4 5 (3.76%) SAP
4 5 (3.76%) ServiceNow
4 5 (3.76%) Teradata
5 3 (2.26%) Aruba
5 3 (2.26%) Capita
5 3 (2.26%) Siemens
6 2 (1.50%) Atlassian
6 2 (1.50%) IBM
6 2 (1.50%) Workday
7 1 (0.75%) New Relic
7 1 (0.75%) Nintex
7 1 (0.75%) Nuix
7 1 (0.75%) PeopleSoft