Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 95 82
Rank change year-on-year +8 -13 -24
Contract jobs citing Workflow 110 84 130
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 2.21% 1.96% 2.10%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.63% 2.34% 2.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 68 48 70
Scotland median daily rate £350 £341 £373
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.71% -8.52% -11.31%
10th Percentile £255 £274 £281
90th Percentile £525 £425 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% -1.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 3
Scotland median hourly rate - £46.13 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +84.50% -55.56%
UK median hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year -7.89% +52.00% +15.63%

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 Scotland with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4187 3590 5091
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 84.14% 83.57% 82.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2381 2100 2660
Scotland median daily rate £390 £356 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.55% -5.07% -
10th Percentile £250 £250 £250
90th Percentile £538 £488 £500
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 104 87 104
Scotland median hourly rate £24.50 £21.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.67% -16.00% +11.11%
10th Percentile £13.00 £10.67 £12.35
90th Percentile £45.00 £43.00 £47.00
UK median hourly rate £23.63 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -1.56% +6.67% +18.42%

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in Scotland

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Workflow in Scotland

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workflow in Scotland

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workflow in Scotland

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the Scotland 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
Edinburgh +27 73 £358 +2.14% 8
Glasgow -18 18 £367 +9.14% 4
Stirling +11 7 £265 -19.82%
Renfrewshire +41 6 £340 +8.27%
Workflow
UK

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 Scotland region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 37 (33.64%) XML
2 27 (24.55%) Finance
3 24 (21.82%) XSLT
4 23 (20.91%) JavaScript
5 20 (18.18%) Java
5 20 (18.18%) CSS
5 20 (18.18%) Banking
5 20 (18.18%) BPMN
6 17 (15.45%) Drools
6 17 (15.45%) Spring
6 17 (15.45%) Hibernate
6 17 (15.45%) JBoss
6 17 (15.45%) SOA
7 16 (14.55%) Web Services
7 16 (14.55%) HTML
7 16 (14.55%) Migration
8 15 (13.64%) Java EE
9 14 (12.73%) Degree
9 14 (12.73%) SOAP
9 14 (12.73%) SQL Server
9 14 (12.73%) Business Process Modelling
10 13 (11.82%) ITSM
10 13 (11.82%) TDD
10 13 (11.82%) jBPM
10 13 (11.82%) AngularJS
10 13 (11.82%) Analytics
10 13 (11.82%) ServiceNow
11 12 (10.91%) GitHub
11 12 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
11 12 (10.91%) Presales

Workflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 17 (15.45%) JBoss
2 12 (10.91%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.36%) IIS
3 7 (6.36%) SharePoint 2010
3 7 (6.36%) SharePoint 2013
3 7 (6.36%) SharePoint Server
4 5 (4.55%) OpenStack
5 3 (2.73%) Oracle Workflow
6 1 (0.91%) Confluence
6 1 (0.91%) Jadu
6 1 (0.91%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.91%) SAS
Applications
1 2 (1.82%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (0.91%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.91%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 7 (6.36%) thinkFolio
2 2 (1.82%) Hyperion Planning
2 2 (1.82%) Oracle BPM
3 1 (0.91%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.91%) ResourceLink
3 1 (0.91%) Sonata
3 1 (0.91%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 12 (10.91%) GitHub
2 9 (8.18%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.82%) Intranet
2 1 (0.91%) Ethernet
2 1 (0.91%) IPsec
2 1 (0.91%) LDAP
2 1 (0.91%) SMS
2 1 (0.91%) Wi-Fi
2 1 (0.91%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.73%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.64%) Data Warehouse
3 2 (1.82%) EDRMS
4 1 (0.91%) BusinessObjects XI
4 1 (0.91%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.91%) QlikView
4 1 (0.91%) SAP BW
4 1 (0.91%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (10.91%) Git (software)
1 12 (10.91%) Maven
2 10 (9.09%) Eclipse
3 7 (6.36%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (6.36%) Visual Studio
4 4 (3.64%) ProC
5 3 (2.73%) JIRA
6 1 (0.91%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (24.55%) Finance
2 20 (18.18%) Banking
3 7 (6.36%) Front Office
4 5 (4.55%) Retail Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.82%) Legal
5 2 (1.82%) Local Government
6 1 (0.91%) Law
Job Titles
1 40 (36.36%) Analyst
2 35 (31.82%) Developer
3 27 (24.55%) Business Analyst
4 17 (15.45%) Java Developer
5 12 (10.91%) ServiceNow Developer
6 9 (8.18%) Business Manager
6 9 (8.18%) Consultant
6 9 (8.18%) Project Manager
7 7 (6.36%) Front Office Business Analyst
8 5 (4.55%) Senior Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Operations Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Operations Business Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Senior Business Analyst
9 4 (3.64%) Software Consultant
9 4 (3.64%) Software Licensing Consultant
10 3 (2.73%) Senior Developer
10 3 (2.73%) SharePoint Specialist
10 3 (2.73%) Technical Analyst
11 2 (1.82%) Business Change Manager
11 2 (1.82%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (33.64%) XML
2 24 (21.82%) XSLT
3 20 (18.18%) CSS
4 17 (15.45%) Drools
4 17 (15.45%) Hibernate
4 17 (15.45%) Spring
5 16 (14.55%) HTML
5 16 (14.55%) Web Services
6 15 (13.64%) Java EE
7 14 (12.73%) SOAP
8 13 (11.82%) AngularJS
8 13 (11.82%) jBPM
9 12 (10.91%) Ajax
9 12 (10.91%) REST
9 12 (10.91%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 9 (8.18%) .NET
11 7 (6.36%) FIX Protocol
11 7 (6.36%) jQuery
12 3 (2.73%) JPA
13 2 (1.82%) HTML5
Miscellaneous
1 10 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 8 (7.27%) Management Information System
3 7 (6.36%) Equities
3 7 (6.36%) Fixed Income
4 6 (5.45%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.73%) Minimum Viable Product
6 2 (1.82%) Data Structures
6 2 (1.82%) Derivative
7 1 (0.91%) PMI
7 1 (0.91%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (6.36%) Windows
1 7 (6.36%) Windows Server
1 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2003
1 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (6.36%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (0.91%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (18.18%) BPMN
2 17 (15.45%) SOA
3 16 (14.55%) Migration
4 14 (12.73%) Business Process Modelling
5 13 (11.82%) Analytics
5 13 (11.82%) ITSM
5 13 (11.82%) TDD
6 12 (10.91%) Agile Software Development
6 12 (10.91%) Presales
7 11 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
7 11 (10.00%) Stakeholder Management
8 10 (9.09%) Data Analysis
8 10 (9.09%) Performance Monitoring
8 10 (9.09%) Records Management
9 9 (8.18%) Business Analysis
9 9 (8.18%) Project Management
9 9 (8.18%) User Acceptance Testing
10 8 (7.27%) Application Performance Monitoring
10 8 (7.27%) Workflow Analysis
11 7 (6.36%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 23 (20.91%) JavaScript
2 20 (18.18%) Java
3 12 (10.91%) C#
4 7 (6.36%) PowerShell
5 5 (4.55%) VB
5 5 (4.55%) VBA
5 5 (4.55%) VBScript
6 4 (3.64%) Python
6 4 (3.64%) SQL
7 3 (2.73%) C++
8 2 (1.82%) Perl
9 1 (0.91%) C
Qualifications
1 14 (12.73%) Degree
2 7 (6.36%) Computer Science Degree
2 7 (6.36%) MCSE
2 7 (6.36%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (4.55%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.64%) HND
4 4 (3.64%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.82%) Numerate Degree
6 1 (0.91%) CCNA
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.91%) CWNA
6 1 (0.91%) PMI Certification
6 1 (0.91%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.73%) FATCA
1 3 (2.73%) GDPR
2 1 (0.91%) Basel II
2 1 (0.91%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (0.91%) SLA
2 1 (0.91%) Solvency II
Systems Management
1 6 (5.45%) RSA Archer
Vendors
1 13 (11.82%) ServiceNow
2 9 (8.18%) Microsoft
2 9 (8.18%) Oracle
2 9 (8.18%) Pega
3 7 (6.36%) Charles River
3 7 (6.36%) Nintex
4 6 (5.45%) CA
4 6 (5.45%) IBM
4 6 (5.45%) PeopleSoft
5 5 (4.55%) HP
5 5 (4.55%) SAP
5 5 (4.55%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.82%) Hyperion
7 1 (0.91%) Blue Prism
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco
7 1 (0.91%) Cognos
7 1 (0.91%) Informatica
7 1 (0.91%) JD Edwards
7 1 (0.91%) Ruckus Wireless
7 1 (0.91%) Twitter