Period
to 19 June 2019

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 19 June 2019 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
19 Jun 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 99 111
Rank change year-on-year -48 +12 +42
Contract jobs citing Workflow 234 379 313
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 1.59% 2.30% 2.03%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 1.81% 2.69% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 138 267 183
South East median daily rate £440 £485 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -9.28% +11.49% +8.75%
10th Percentile £262 £320 £291
90th Percentile £575 £551 £575
England median daily rate £488 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +2.63% +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 7
South East median hourly rate £34.00 £22.00 £67.89
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +54.55% -67.59% +18.07%
England median hourly rate £22.50 £26.75 £40.00
% change year-on-year -15.89% -33.13% +17.65%

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 12,917 14,075 12,951
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 87.50% 85.45% 84.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,733 8,309 7,494
South East median daily rate £450 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £275 £263
90th Percentile £606 £588 £563
England median daily rate £475 £463 £450
% change year-on-year +2.70% +2.78% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 488 473 496
South East median hourly rate £31.42 £25.00 £19.66
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.69% +27.16% -21.36%
10th Percentile £12.00 £10.75 £11.47
90th Percentile £57.15 £52.50 £50.08
England median hourly rate £25.23 £22.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year +14.67% -12.00% -

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 19 June 2019.

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
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 19 June 2019. 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 -4 96 £406 -13.56% 8
Berkshire -10 72 £400 -14.89% 6
Hampshire -37 46 £435 -3.33% 4
Surrey -31 44 £475 -7.32% 3
Buckinghamshire +2 16 £300 -37.66% 1
East Sussex +1 15 £400 - 2
Kent +9 13 £625 +63.40% 2
West Sussex -13 11 £425 -2.58%
Oxfordshire +14 8 £463 -5.61% 1
Middlesex +7 2 £525 -
Workflow
England

For the 6 months to 19 June 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Workflow also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the South East region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 57 (24.36%) Finance
1 57 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
2 48 (20.51%) SQL
3 37 (15.81%) Java
3 37 (15.81%) Scrum
4 31 (13.25%) Business Analysis
5 29 (12.39%) Microsoft
6 27 (11.54%) JavaScript
6 27 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
7 26 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
7 26 (11.11%) SAP
8 24 (10.26%) Test Automation
9 22 (9.40%) SQL Server
10 21 (8.97%) SharePoint
10 21 (8.97%) Test Scripting
10 21 (8.97%) Security Cleared
10 21 (8.97%) User Experience
11 20 (8.55%) DevOps
11 20 (8.55%) JIRA
11 20 (8.55%) Jenkins
11 20 (8.55%) ITIL
12 19 (8.12%) Telecoms
12 19 (8.12%) Project Management
12 19 (8.12%) Git (software)
12 19 (8.12%) Confluence
13 18 (7.69%) HTML
13 18 (7.69%) Ansible
14 17 (7.26%) Web Services
14 17 (7.26%) ERP
14 17 (7.26%) PowerShell

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 21 (8.97%) SharePoint
2 19 (8.12%) Confluence
3 9 (3.85%) Oracle Workflow
4 8 (3.42%) Apache
4 8 (3.42%) JBoss
5 7 (2.99%) SharePoint 2013
6 6 (2.56%) Drupal
6 6 (2.56%) WebSphere
7 4 (1.71%) Apache Spark
7 4 (1.71%) CMS
7 4 (1.71%) FileNet
7 4 (1.71%) SAP Portal
7 4 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (1.28%) Elasticsearch
8 3 (1.28%) K2 blackpearl
8 3 (1.28%) SharePoint Server
9 2 (0.85%) Documentum
9 2 (0.85%) SharePoint 2010
10 1 (0.43%) IIS
10 1 (0.43%) Tomcat
Applications
1 27 (11.54%) Microsoft Excel
2 26 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
3 12 (5.13%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.56%) MS Visio
5 5 (2.14%) Photoshop
6 4 (1.71%) InVision
6 4 (1.71%) Sketch
7 1 (0.43%) InfoPath
7 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 14 (5.98%) SAP S/4HANA
2 8 (3.42%) SAP MDG
3 7 (2.99%) SAP GRC
4 5 (2.14%) Dynamics AX
5 4 (1.71%) NetSuite
5 4 (1.71%) Oracle EBS
5 4 (1.71%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (1.71%) Oracle Receivables
5 4 (1.71%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (1.71%) Remedy ITSM
5 4 (1.71%) SAP CRM
5 4 (1.71%) SAP ERP
6 3 (1.28%) assyst
7 2 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle ERP
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle Financials
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle General Ledger
7 2 (0.85%) SAP BPC
7 2 (0.85%) SAP Payroll
7 2 (0.85%) SAP PSCD
Cloud Services
1 13 (5.56%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (4.27%) Office 365
2 10 (4.27%) OpenShift
3 9 (3.85%) SaaS
4 8 (3.42%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (3.42%) Dynamics 365
5 6 (2.56%) GitHub
5 6 (2.56%) Google Analytics
6 4 (1.71%) Amazon EMR
7 3 (1.28%) Boomi
7 3 (1.28%) npm
7 3 (1.28%) SuccessFactors
8 2 (0.85%) AWS Lambda
8 2 (0.85%) Power Platform
8 2 (0.85%) PowerApps
8 2 (0.85%) Serverless
9 1 (0.43%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
9 1 (0.43%) Azure Functions
9 1 (0.43%) Microsoft Flow
9 1 (0.43%) ShareGate
Communications & Networking
1 11 (4.70%) SSL
2 8 (3.42%) TCP/IP
3 7 (2.99%) HTTP
4 5 (2.14%) VPN
5 3 (1.28%) HTTPS
6 2 (0.85%) BGP
6 2 (0.85%) DWDM
6 2 (0.85%) EIGRP
6 2 (0.85%) Ethernet
6 2 (0.85%) H.323
6 2 (0.85%) HSRP
6 2 (0.85%) IPsec
6 2 (0.85%) MPLS
6 2 (0.85%) OSPF
6 2 (0.85%) SDH
6 2 (0.85%) SONET
6 2 (0.85%) VoIP
6 2 (0.85%) VPLS
6 2 (0.85%) VRRP
7 1 (0.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.40%) SQL Server
2 11 (4.70%) Relational Database
3 6 (2.56%) NoSQL
3 6 (2.56%) Oracle Reports
4 5 (2.14%) Big Data
5 4 (1.71%) BusinessObjects
5 4 (1.71%) Data Warehouse
5 4 (1.71%) Hadoop
5 4 (1.71%) SQL Server 2012
6 3 (1.28%) Cosmos DB
6 3 (1.28%) DB2
6 3 (1.28%) MongoDB
6 3 (1.28%) MS Access
6 3 (1.28%) SQL Server 2016
6 3 (1.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 2 (0.85%) IBM InfoSphere
7 2 (0.85%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 2 (0.85%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (0.85%) SAP Data Services
8 1 (0.43%) Data Mining
Development Applications
1 20 (8.55%) Jenkins
1 20 (8.55%) JIRA
2 19 (8.12%) Git (software)
3 7 (2.99%) Artifactory
4 6 (2.56%) SonarQube
5 5 (2.14%) GitLab
5 5 (2.14%) Team Foundation Server
6 4 (1.71%) Cucumber
6 4 (1.71%) Selenium
6 4 (1.71%) SoapUI
6 4 (1.71%) Subversion
6 4 (1.71%) Visual Studio
7 3 (1.28%) Maven
7 3 (1.28%) Sonatype Nexus
8 2 (0.85%) Fiddler
8 2 (0.85%) Gatling
8 2 (0.85%) Karma Test Runner
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle APEX
8 2 (0.85%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (0.85%) Protractor
General
1 57 (24.36%) Finance
2 19 (8.12%) Telecoms
3 12 (5.13%) Banking
4 10 (4.27%) Mandarin Language
4 10 (4.27%) Pharmaceutical
5 9 (3.85%) Retail
6 4 (1.71%) Billing
7 3 (1.28%) Financial Institution
7 3 (1.28%) Games
7 3 (1.28%) Legal
7 3 (1.28%) Marketing
8 2 (0.85%) General Ledger
8 2 (0.85%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 54 (23.08%) Developer
2 53 (22.65%) Analyst
3 22 (9.40%) Business Analyst
4 20 (8.55%) Consultant
5 16 (6.84%) Architect
6 15 (6.41%) Administrator
7 11 (4.70%) Project Manager
8 9 (3.85%) Coordinator
8 9 (3.85%) Project Coordinator
8 9 (3.85%) SAP Consultant
8 9 (3.85%) Security Architect
9 8 (3.42%) Senior Developer
10 7 (2.99%) DevOps Engineer
10 7 (2.99%) Financial Analyst
10 7 (2.99%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
10 7 (2.99%) Robotic Process Automation Developer
11 6 (2.56%) Agile Developer
11 6 (2.56%) Finance Business Analyst
11 6 (2.56%) Senior Agile Developer
11 6 (2.56%) ServiceNow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (7.69%) HTML
2 17 (7.26%) Web Services
3 16 (6.84%) XML
4 14 (5.98%) LDAP
5 12 (5.13%) CSS
5 12 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 10 (4.27%) .NET
6 10 (4.27%) HTML5
7 9 (3.85%) AngularJS
7 9 (3.85%) Middleware
7 9 (3.85%) SOAP
8 8 (3.42%) REST
9 7 (2.99%) CSS3
9 7 (2.99%) D3.js
9 7 (2.99%) JSON
10 5 (2.14%) ASP.NET
10 5 (2.14%) Node.js
10 5 (2.14%) SAP Fiori
11 4 (1.71%) ASP.NET Web API
11 4 (1.71%) Web Dynpro
Miscellaneous
1 21 (8.97%) User Experience
2 12 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (4.70%) Self-Motivation
4 7 (2.99%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (2.14%) CMDB
5 5 (2.14%) Data Centre
5 5 (2.14%) Life Science
5 5 (2.14%) Management Information System
6 4 (1.71%) Client/Server
6 4 (1.71%) Data Structures
6 4 (1.71%) Private Cloud
6 4 (1.71%) Replication
7 3 (1.28%) Cloud Native
7 3 (1.28%) Greenfield Project
7 3 (1.28%) PKI
8 2 (0.85%) Data Protection Act
8 2 (0.85%) Virtual Team
9 1 (0.43%) FMCG
9 1 (0.43%) Reference Data
9 1 (0.43%) Robotics
Operating Systems
1 14 (5.98%) Windows
2 11 (4.70%) Linux
3 9 (3.85%) Windows Server
4 8 (3.42%) Unix
5 7 (2.99%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (1.28%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (0.85%) Windows 10
8 1 (0.43%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (24.36%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (15.81%) Scrum
3 31 (13.25%) Business Analysis
4 24 (10.26%) Test Automation
5 21 (8.97%) Test Scripting
6 20 (8.55%) DevOps
6 20 (8.55%) ITIL
7 19 (8.12%) Project Management
8 17 (7.26%) ERP
9 16 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
9 16 (6.84%) User Acceptance Testing
10 15 (6.41%) Change Management
10 15 (6.41%) Configuration Management
11 14 (5.98%) Mentoring
11 14 (5.98%) Migration
11 14 (5.98%) Workflow Analysis
12 13 (5.56%) Microservices
12 13 (5.56%) Problem-Solving
12 13 (5.56%) Risk Management
12 13 (5.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 48 (20.51%) SQL
2 37 (15.81%) Java
3 27 (11.54%) JavaScript
4 17 (7.26%) PowerShell
5 16 (6.84%) C#
6 7 (2.99%) Python
7 6 (2.56%) ABAP
8 4 (1.71%) ES6
8 4 (1.71%) Jython
8 4 (1.71%) Tcl
9 3 (1.28%) C
9 3 (1.28%) Lua
9 3 (1.28%) VBA
10 2 (0.85%) PL/SQL
11 1 (0.43%) PHP
11 1 (0.43%) RPG
11 1 (0.43%) SAPscript
11 1 (0.43%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.43%) T-SQL
11 1 (0.43%) X++
Qualifications
1 21 (8.97%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.84%) SC Cleared
3 15 (6.41%) Degree
4 7 (2.99%) RHCSA
5 5 (2.14%) DV Cleared
6 3 (1.28%) CISM
6 3 (1.28%) CISSP
6 3 (1.28%) ISTQB
6 3 (1.28%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
7 2 (0.85%) APMP
7 2 (0.85%) CCNA
7 2 (0.85%) CCNP
7 2 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
7 2 (0.85%) HND
7 2 (0.85%) ISEB
7 2 (0.85%) JNCIA
8 1 (0.43%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.43%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.43%) ITIL Certification
8 1 (0.43%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (3.85%) QA
2 8 (3.42%) Data Quality
3 6 (2.56%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.14%) PMO
5 4 (1.71%) PCI DSS
5 4 (1.71%) SLA
6 3 (1.28%) GDPR
7 2 (0.85%) GxP
8 1 (0.43%) COBIT
8 1 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 15 (6.41%) Active Directory
1 15 (6.41%) Docker
2 1 (0.43%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 18 (7.69%) Ansible
2 11 (4.70%) Single Sign-On
3 9 (3.85%) HP ALM
3 9 (3.85%) Puppet
4 8 (3.42%) Kubernetes
5 7 (2.99%) HAProxy
5 7 (2.99%) Opscode Chef
6 3 (1.28%) Kibana
6 3 (1.28%) logstash
7 2 (0.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
8 1 (0.43%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.43%) Docker Swarm
8 1 (0.43%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.43%) Oozie
Vendors
1 29 (12.39%) Microsoft
2 26 (11.11%) SAP
3 14 (5.98%) Blue Prism
4 11 (4.70%) Oracle
5 10 (4.27%) ServiceNow
6 9 (3.85%) HP
7 8 (3.42%) Red Hat
8 7 (2.99%) Google
9 6 (2.56%) Apple
9 6 (2.56%) Hotjar
9 6 (2.56%) Salesforce.com
9 6 (2.56%) Yahoo!
10 5 (2.14%) Adobe
10 5 (2.14%) Atlassian
10 5 (2.14%) Cisco
10 5 (2.14%) IBM
11 4 (1.71%) JD Edwards
11 4 (1.71%) Remedy
11 4 (1.71%) Talend
12 3 (1.28%) BMC