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 3 months to 24 June 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
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 17 28 23
Rank change year-on-year +11 -5  
Contract jobs citing Workflow 2 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the Midlands 2.00% 0.53% 1.74%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.20% 0.69% 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Median daily rate £425 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.00% -9.09%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £375
% change year-on-year +7.59% +5.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £32.83
% change year-on-year - +52.29%  

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 the Midlands with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 91 145 135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the Midlands 91.00% 77.54% 78.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 99 56
Median daily rate £500 £500 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -9.09%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £342 £350 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £125.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.00 £28.50 £30.00
% change year-on-year +19.29% -5.00%  

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in the Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the Midlands 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 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 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

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 1 (33.33%) ChangeMan
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) VSAM
1 1 (33.33%) Taleo
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
1 1 (33.33%) QA
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
1 1 (33.33%) R
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) CICS
1 1 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
1 1 (33.33%) DataStage

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 1 (33.33%) CICS
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Taleo
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DataStage
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) Pentaho
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) ChangeMan
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Lead Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Pricing Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Research Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Taleo Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) TIBCO Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) .NET
1 1 (33.33%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) IBM Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) Mainframe
1 1 (33.33%) VSAM
Operating Systems
1 1 (33.33%) Linux
1 1 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (33.33%) Customer Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) ETL
1 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Line Management
1 1 (33.33%) System Integration Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Translating Business Requirements
1 1 (33.33%) Unit Testing
1 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) COBOL
1 1 (33.33%) Java
1 1 (33.33%) R
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) IBM
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) TIBCO