Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 25 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 > South East
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 148 134
Rank change year-on-year +21 -14 -26
Contract jobs citing Workflow 318 269 322
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.90% 1.62% 1.65%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.30% 1.96% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 171 158 175
South East median daily rate £425 £375 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.33% -6.83% +7.33%
10th Percentile £300 £213 £250
90th Percentile £538 £565 £570
England median daily rate £465 £429 £423
% change year-on-year +8.45% +1.36% +2.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 20 2
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £54.75 £23.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.07% +130.53% -45.71%
10th Percentile £14.05 £11.00 £14.53
90th Percentile £52.50 £59.31 £32.78
England median hourly rate £29.75 £33.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -9.85% +43.48% +6.98%

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 South East with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 13811 13693 15716
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 82.69% 82.47% 80.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 8279 8238 9398
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
10th Percentile £263 £250 £256
90th Percentile £575 £563 £538
England median daily rate £450 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 453 553 611
South East median hourly rate £23.00 £25.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.80% -5.56% +54.29%
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.00 £48.75
England median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +18.42%

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

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

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in the South East

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Workflow in the South East

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in the South East over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workflow in the South East

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workflow in the South East

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram in the South East

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow in the South East over the 6 months to 25 November 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Workflow in the South East

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the South East region over the 6 months to 25 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
Thames Valley -7 128 £425 +13.33% 11
Surrey +26 84 £425 -1.16% 9
Berkshire -15 71 £413 +13.01% 6
Hampshire +2 62 £440 +17.33% 10
Buckinghamshire -1 40 £494 +140.85% 3
Oxfordshire +5 17 £500 +5.26% 2
West Sussex +4 17 £444 +11.00% 6
Middlesex +6 7 £435 +16.00%
East Sussex +1 5 £381 +117.86%
Kent -12 4 £205 -37.88% 1
Sussex - 1 £475 -
Workflow
England

For the 6 months to 25 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 South East region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 92 (28.93%) SQL
2 74 (23.27%) Finance
3 70 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
4 66 (20.75%) Oracle
5 61 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
6 57 (17.92%) Unix
7 54 (16.98%) JavaScript
8 51 (16.04%) Git (software)
9 48 (15.09%) Java
10 47 (14.78%) Web Services
11 46 (14.47%) Linux
12 45 (14.15%) HTML
12 45 (14.15%) REST
13 44 (13.84%) MS Visio
14 43 (13.52%) XML
15 42 (13.21%) Scrum
15 42 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
16 41 (12.89%) Project Management
17 39 (12.26%) CSS
17 39 (12.26%) Degree
18 38 (11.95%) Windows
19 37 (11.64%) Test Automation
20 36 (11.32%) TDD
21 35 (11.01%) JIRA
21 35 (11.01%) SAP
21 35 (11.01%) Microsoft
22 34 (10.69%) Microsoft Excel
22 34 (10.69%) Relational Database
23 33 (10.38%) AngularJS
23 33 (10.38%) SOAP

Workflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 24 (7.55%) Oracle Workflow
2 14 (4.40%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 13 (4.09%) SharePoint
4 12 (3.77%) Confluence
5 11 (3.46%) Tomcat
6 10 (3.14%) IIS
7 9 (2.83%) CMS
7 9 (2.83%) WebLogic
8 8 (2.52%) Apache Spark
9 7 (2.20%) Apache
9 7 (2.20%) BizTalk Server
9 7 (2.20%) JBoss
9 7 (2.20%) nginx
10 6 (1.89%) Apache Airflow
10 6 (1.89%) Documentum
10 6 (1.89%) Luigi
11 3 (0.94%) Apache Pig
11 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2010
11 3 (0.94%) SharePoint 2013
11 3 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 44 (13.84%) MS Visio
2 34 (10.69%) Microsoft Excel
3 30 (9.43%) Microsoft Office
4 28 (8.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 6 (1.89%) Pipeline Pilot
6 4 (1.26%) Maya
7 3 (0.94%) Microsoft Project
8 2 (0.63%) Adobe Illustrator
8 2 (0.63%) Adobe Premiere
8 2 (0.63%) InDesign
8 2 (0.63%) InfoPath
8 2 (0.63%) Photoshop
9 1 (0.31%) Adobe Creative Suite
9 1 (0.31%) InVision
Business Applications
1 16 (5.03%) Oracle BPM
2 13 (4.09%) Adobe Campaign
3 11 (3.46%) Sonata
4 10 (3.14%) Hyperion Planning
5 5 (1.57%) Oracle EBS
5 5 (1.57%) Oracle EBS R12
5 5 (1.57%) Oracle Financials
5 5 (1.57%) Oracle Receivables
6 4 (1.26%) Maximo
6 4 (1.26%) SAP CO
6 4 (1.26%) SAP FI
6 4 (1.26%) SAP FI/CO
6 4 (1.26%) SAP MM
7 3 (0.94%) Dynamics CRM
8 2 (0.63%) Changepoint
9 1 (0.31%) JDE EnterpriseOne
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle ERP
9 1 (0.31%) SAP ERP
9 1 (0.31%) SAP HCM
9 1 (0.31%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 13 (4.09%) npm
2 12 (3.77%) OpenShift
3 11 (3.46%) Cloud Computing
4 10 (3.14%) Microsoft Azure
4 10 (3.14%) Office 365
4 10 (3.14%) SaaS
5 9 (2.83%) IaaS
5 9 (2.83%) PaaS
6 7 (2.20%) BlazeMeter
7 5 (1.57%) Amazon AWS
7 5 (1.57%) IBM Blueworks
8 4 (1.26%) GitHub
9 3 (0.94%) Dynamics 365
10 2 (0.63%) Boomi
10 2 (0.63%) Slack
11 1 (0.31%) G Suite
11 1 (0.31%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.52%) Internet
1 8 (2.52%) LDAP
2 7 (2.20%) Intranet
3 5 (1.57%) Firewall
3 5 (1.57%) TCP/IP
4 4 (1.26%) LAN
4 4 (1.26%) Network Security
4 4 (1.26%) Radio Access Network
4 4 (1.26%) WAN
5 3 (0.94%) DHCP
5 3 (0.94%) DNS
5 3 (0.94%) iSCSI
6 2 (0.63%) DOCSIS
6 2 (0.63%) Extranet
6 2 (0.63%) MVNO
6 2 (0.63%) SDH
6 2 (0.63%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (0.31%) NetScaler
7 1 (0.31%) SAN
7 1 (0.31%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (10.69%) Relational Database
2 23 (7.23%) Big Data
3 21 (6.60%) Hadoop
3 21 (6.60%) SQL Server
4 9 (2.83%) MongoDB
5 8 (2.52%) Data Mining
5 8 (2.52%) MySQL
6 6 (1.89%) KNIME
6 6 (1.89%) SQL Server 2014
7 5 (1.57%) NoSQL
7 5 (1.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database
7 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database 10g
7 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database 11g
7 5 (1.57%) Oracle Database 12c
7 5 (1.57%) Oracle Reports
7 5 (1.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 4 (1.26%) Apache Hive
8 4 (1.26%) DB2
8 4 (1.26%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 51 (16.04%) Git (software)
2 35 (11.01%) JIRA
3 31 (9.75%) Jenkins
4 16 (5.03%) Subversion
5 11 (3.46%) Mocha
6 10 (3.14%) GitLab
6 10 (3.14%) Karma Test Runner
7 9 (2.83%) Maven
8 7 (2.20%) Gatling
8 7 (2.20%) JMeter
8 7 (2.20%) Protractor
9 6 (1.89%) Selenium
10 5 (1.57%) JDeveloper
10 5 (1.57%) Oracle Forms
11 4 (1.26%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 4 (1.26%) JProfiler
11 4 (1.26%) Visual Studio
11 4 (1.26%) VisualVM
11 4 (1.26%) webpack
11 4 (1.26%) YourKit
General
1 74 (23.27%) Finance
2 24 (7.55%) Telecoms
3 17 (5.35%) Marketing
4 13 (4.09%) Mandarin Language
5 9 (2.83%) Banking
5 9 (2.83%) Electronics
5 9 (2.83%) Publishing
6 5 (1.57%) Manufacturing
6 5 (1.57%) Retail
7 3 (0.94%) Advertising
7 3 (0.94%) Retail Banking
8 2 (0.63%) Corporate Banking
8 2 (0.63%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.31%) Back Office
9 1 (0.31%) Billing
9 1 (0.31%) Legal
9 1 (0.31%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 103 (32.39%) Developer
2 76 (23.90%) Analyst
3 32 (10.06%) Architect
4 31 (9.75%) Process Analyst
5 29 (9.12%) Pensions Analyst
6 28 (8.81%) Workflow Analyst
7 25 (7.86%) Business Process Analyst
8 22 (6.92%) SAP Developer
9 20 (6.29%) Consultant
10 14 (4.40%) ABAP Developer
10 14 (4.40%) Administrator
10 14 (4.40%) Test Architect
11 12 (3.77%) Business Analyst
11 12 (3.77%) Designer
11 12 (3.77%) Test Analyst
12 11 (3.46%) Node.js Developer
12 11 (3.46%) SAPUI5 Developer
13 10 (3.14%) Hyperion Planning Consultant
13 10 (3.14%) Java Developer
13 10 (3.14%) Senior Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (14.78%) Web Services
2 45 (14.15%) HTML
2 45 (14.15%) REST
3 43 (13.52%) XML
4 39 (12.26%) CSS
5 33 (10.38%) AngularJS
5 33 (10.38%) SOAP
6 30 (9.43%) RESTful
7 28 (8.81%) Node.js
8 26 (8.18%) .NET
9 19 (5.97%) JSON
10 15 (4.72%) Ajax
11 14 (4.40%) Web Dynpro
12 12 (3.77%) Hibernate
12 12 (3.77%) SAPUI5
13 11 (3.46%) SAP Business Workflow
13 11 (3.46%) Spring
14 10 (3.14%) EJB
14 10 (3.14%) HTML5
15 9 (2.83%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 61 (19.18%) Analytical Skills
2 15 (4.72%) Data Structures
2 15 (4.72%) User Experience
3 14 (4.40%) Mobile App
4 13 (4.09%) Management Information System
5 9 (2.83%) Life Science
6 8 (2.52%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.52%) Social Media
7 7 (2.20%) CMDB
8 6 (1.89%) Reference Data
9 4 (1.26%) Data Centre
9 4 (1.26%) N-Tier
10 3 (0.94%) Client/Server
11 2 (0.63%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.63%) Greenfield Project
11 2 (0.63%) Infotainment
11 2 (0.63%) Linux Command Line
11 2 (0.63%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.63%) Virtual Team
12 1 (0.31%) Cyber Defence
Operating Systems
1 57 (17.92%) Unix
2 46 (14.47%) Linux
3 38 (11.95%) Windows
4 8 (2.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 5 (1.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (1.26%) Windows 10
6 4 (1.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (0.94%) AIX
7 3 (0.94%) HPUX
7 3 (0.94%) Solaris
7 3 (0.94%) Windows 7
7 3 (0.94%) Windows Server
8 2 (0.63%) Mac OS X
9 1 (0.31%) Oracle Linux
9 1 (0.31%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 70 (22.01%) Agile Software Development
2 42 (13.21%) Continuous Integration
2 42 (13.21%) Scrum
3 41 (12.89%) Project Management
4 37 (11.64%) Test Automation
5 36 (11.32%) TDD
6 31 (9.75%) BPR
7 29 (9.12%) Business Process Analysis
8 28 (8.81%) Business Analysis
8 28 (8.81%) ITIL
9 24 (7.55%) BDD
9 24 (7.55%) DevOps
9 24 (7.55%) SDLC
10 23 (7.23%) MVC
11 22 (6.92%) Migration
12 21 (6.60%) Data Analysis
13 19 (5.97%) Collaborative Working
13 19 (5.97%) Mentoring
14 17 (5.35%) Functional Testing
14 17 (5.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 92 (28.93%) SQL
2 54 (16.98%) JavaScript
3 48 (15.09%) Java
4 21 (6.60%) C#
5 18 (5.66%) ABAP
6 14 (4.40%) Perl
7 13 (4.09%) Python
8 11 (3.46%) Ruby
9 10 (3.14%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.83%) PowerShell
11 7 (2.20%) Shell Script
12 5 (1.57%) C++
12 5 (1.57%) PHP
12 5 (1.57%) T-SQL
12 5 (1.57%) VB
12 5 (1.57%) VBScript
13 4 (1.26%) ECMAScript
13 4 (1.26%) ES6
14 2 (0.63%) C
14 2 (0.63%) HiveQL
Qualifications
1 39 (12.26%) Degree
2 23 (7.23%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.72%) ISTQB
4 14 (4.40%) SC Cleared
5 12 (3.77%) ISEB
6 11 (3.46%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 6 (1.89%) PhD
7 6 (1.89%) PMI Certification
7 6 (1.89%) PMP
8 5 (1.57%) BPSS Clearance
9 4 (1.26%) ISTQB Advanced Certification
9 4 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (1.26%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 3 (0.94%) A+ Certification
10 3 (0.94%) CompTIA Security+
10 3 (0.94%) Network+ Certification
10 3 (0.94%) Security+ Certification
11 1 (0.31%) ITIL Certification
11 1 (0.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (7.23%) QA
2 13 (4.09%) SLA
3 10 (3.14%) PMO
4 3 (0.94%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.63%) GDPR
6 1 (0.31%) GxP
6 1 (0.31%) ISO 9001
6 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 20000
6 1 (0.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.31%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (3.46%) Active Directory
2 8 (2.52%) Docker
3 5 (1.57%) Oracle RAC
4 3 (0.94%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (0.63%) Apache Flume
5 2 (0.63%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (0.31%) HDFS
6 1 (0.31%) IAG
6 1 (0.31%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.31%) OpenAM
6 1 (0.31%) OpenDJ
6 1 (0.31%) OpenIDM
6 1 (0.31%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (0.31%) VMware NSX
6 1 (0.31%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (2.83%) HP Quality Center
2 7 (2.20%) Ansible
3 3 (0.94%) Oozie
4 2 (0.63%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.31%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 1 (0.31%) PowerCLI
5 1 (0.31%) vRealize
Vendors
1 66 (20.75%) Oracle
2 35 (11.01%) Microsoft
2 35 (11.01%) SAP
3 17 (5.35%) HP
4 16 (5.03%) Adobe
5 12 (3.77%) IBM
6 10 (3.14%) Hyperion
7 8 (2.52%) ServiceNow
7 8 (2.52%) VMware
8 7 (2.20%) CA
8 7 (2.20%) Pega
9 6 (1.89%) Motorola
9 6 (1.89%) Netezza
9 6 (1.89%) RapidMiner
9 6 (1.89%) Remedy
10 5 (1.57%) Salesforce.com
11 4 (1.26%) Ericsson
11 4 (1.26%) Informatica
11 4 (1.26%) Nokia
11 4 (1.26%) Red Hat