The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the North West 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 26 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 / North West
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 115 129 73
Rank change year-on-year +14 -56  
Contract jobs citing Workflow 27 36 77
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the North West 0.92% 0.96% 2.09%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.13% 1.17% 2.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 20 32
Median daily rate £400 £331 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +20.75% -33.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £267 £312
10% offered a daily rate of more than £511 £428 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +8.97% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Median hourly rate £29.00 £33.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.12% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £25.66
% change year-on-year - +94.85%  

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 North West with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
North West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 2385 3083 2903
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the North West 80.90% 82.19% 78.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 1409 1941 1709
Median daily rate £410 £415 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.20% +7.79%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 77 125
Median hourly rate £40.00 £29.25 £34.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +36.75% -13.97%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.58 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £53.00 £54.67
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 North West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the North West 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 North West

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Workflow in the North West

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in the North West over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workflow in the North West

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workflow in the North West

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the North West region over the 3 months to 26 June 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
Manchester +12 16 £500 +48.14% 11
Cheshire +25 7 £350 +3.70% 7
Merseyside -4 3 £325 -16.12% 2
Workflow
England

For the 6 months to 26 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 North West region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 21 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
2 19 (26.03%) SAP
2 19 (26.03%) Finance
3 15 (20.55%) ITIL
4 14 (19.18%) Web Services
4 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
4 14 (19.18%) SQL
4 14 (19.18%) Process Improvement
4 14 (19.18%) ServiceNow
5 12 (16.44%) CRM
5 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
6 11 (15.07%) XML
6 11 (15.07%) Dynamics CRM
7 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (13.70%) SharePoint
8 9 (12.33%) ITIL V3
9 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 8 (10.96%) Case Management
9 8 (10.96%) LDAP
9 8 (10.96%) HTML
9 8 (10.96%) .NET
10 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
10 7 (9.59%) Change Management
10 7 (9.59%) Coaching
10 7 (9.59%) System Integration Testing
10 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
10 7 (9.59%) QA
10 7 (9.59%) Integration Testing
11 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
11 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared

Workflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in the North West 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 10 (13.70%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.22%) CMS
3 2 (2.74%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (1.37%) NetWeaver
4 1 (1.37%) OnBase
4 1 (1.37%) Papyrus
Applications
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Excel
1 5 (6.85%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (2.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (1.37%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 11 (15.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 5 (6.85%) OpenText VIM for SAP
3 3 (4.11%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (1.37%) Dynamics NAV
4 1 (1.37%) Magento
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Applications
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle EBS R12
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Payables
4 1 (1.37%) SAP SD
Cloud Services
1 5 (6.85%) Office 365
2 3 (4.11%) OneDrive
3 1 (1.37%) GitHub
3 1 (1.37%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (10.96%) LDAP
2 5 (6.85%) Broadband
3 2 (2.74%) Intranet
4 1 (1.37%) FTP
4 1 (1.37%) POP3
4 1 (1.37%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (6.85%) Data Warehouse
2 4 (5.48%) Relational Database
3 3 (4.11%) IDOL
4 1 (1.37%) DB2
4 1 (1.37%) Electronic Patient Records
4 1 (1.37%) MySQL
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle BI Publisher
4 1 (1.37%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.37%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (1.37%) SAP BW
4 1 (1.37%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (4.11%) Selenium
2 2 (2.74%) Git (software)
2 2 (2.74%) JIRA
3 1 (1.37%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.37%) Grunt
3 1 (1.37%) MSI
3 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.37%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 19 (26.03%) Finance
2 7 (9.59%) Telecoms
3 6 (8.22%) Banking
3 6 (8.22%) Legal
4 4 (5.48%) Manufacturing
5 2 (2.74%) Corporate Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.37%) Games
6 1 (1.37%) Law
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
6 1 (1.37%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 20 (27.40%) Analyst
2 18 (24.66%) Developer
3 8 (10.96%) Architect
4 7 (9.59%) Business Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Workflow Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) SAP Developer
6 5 (6.85%) SAPUI5 Developer
6 5 (6.85%) ServiceNow Developer
6 5 (6.85%) Telephony Manager
7 4 (5.48%) Digital Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Digital Business Analyst
7 4 (5.48%) Lead Architect
7 4 (5.48%) Project Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Agile Developer
8 3 (4.11%) Applications Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) CRM Analyst
8 3 (4.11%) Implementation Project Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Project Implementation Manager
8 3 (4.11%) Senior Applications Engineer
8 3 (4.11%) Telephony Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (19.18%) Web Services
2 11 (15.07%) XML
3 8 (10.96%) .NET
3 8 (10.96%) HTML
3 8 (10.96%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 6 (8.22%) SAPUI5
5 5 (6.85%) cXML
6 3 (4.11%) AngularJS
7 2 (2.74%) HTML5
7 2 (2.74%) jQuery
7 2 (2.74%) SAP Basis
8 1 (1.37%) ASP.NET
8 1 (1.37%) EDI
8 1 (1.37%) LAMP
8 1 (1.37%) SAP TM
8 1 (1.37%) Sass
8 1 (1.37%) Unity (Game Engine)
8 1 (1.37%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (13.70%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (6.85%) Data Structures
2 5 (6.85%) IVR
2 5 (6.85%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.11%) Life Science
3 3 (4.11%) Web 2.0
4 1 (1.37%) 3D Graphics
4 1 (1.37%) Clustering
4 1 (1.37%) CMDB
4 1 (1.37%) IBM Mainframe
4 1 (1.37%) iPad
4 1 (1.37%) Mainframe
4 1 (1.37%) Mobile App
4 1 (1.37%) NHS
4 1 (1.37%) Taxonomies
4 1 (1.37%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 2 (2.74%) Windows
2 1 (1.37%) HPUX
2 1 (1.37%) Unix
2 1 (1.37%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (28.77%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (20.55%) ITIL
3 14 (19.18%) Process Improvement
4 12 (16.44%) CRM
5 9 (12.33%) ITIL V3
6 8 (10.96%) Case Management
7 7 (9.59%) Change Management
7 7 (9.59%) Coaching
7 7 (9.59%) Integration Testing
7 7 (9.59%) System Integration Testing
8 6 (8.22%) ITSM
8 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
9 5 (6.85%) DevOps
9 5 (6.85%) ERP
9 5 (6.85%) People Management
9 5 (6.85%) Procure-to-Pay
9 5 (6.85%) Project Management
9 5 (6.85%) Stakeholder Engagement
9 5 (6.85%) User Stories
9 5 (6.85%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 14 (19.18%) JavaScript
1 14 (19.18%) SQL
2 4 (5.48%) Java
2 4 (5.48%) PowerShell
3 2 (2.74%) ABAP
3 2 (2.74%) C#
4 1 (1.37%) C++
4 1 (1.37%) JCL
4 1 (1.37%) PHP
4 1 (1.37%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (8.22%) SC Cleared
1 6 (8.22%) Security Cleared
2 2 (2.74%) Degree
2 2 (2.74%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (9.59%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 7 (9.59%) QA
2 5 (6.85%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (1.37%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (1.37%) OpenView
1 1 (1.37%) SCCM
Vendors
1 19 (26.03%) SAP
2 14 (19.18%) ServiceNow
3 12 (16.44%) Microsoft
4 5 (6.85%) Ariba
4 5 (6.85%) OpenText
4 5 (6.85%) Twitter
5 4 (5.48%) Oracle
6 3 (4.11%) iManage
6 3 (4.11%) Interwoven
6 3 (4.11%) Reuters
7 2 (2.74%) Remedy
8 1 (1.37%) AppDynamics
8 1 (1.37%) HP
8 1 (1.37%) IBM
8 1 (1.37%) Intel
8 1 (1.37%) Red Hat
8 1 (1.37%) Splunk
8 1 (1.37%) VMware
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