Period
to 21 August 2018

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 21 August 2018 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
21 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 96 131 145
Rank change year-on-year +35 +14 +5
Contract jobs citing Workflow 423 299 307
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.55% 1.87% 1.69%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.98% 2.23% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 153 173
South East median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.76% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £325 £304 £225
90th Percentile £550 £575 £531
England median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 3 18
South East median hourly rate £25.00 £19.30 £57.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +29.57% -66.44% +144.68%
10th Percentile £13.30 £16.64 £48.50
90th Percentile £79.80 £32.39 £59.31
England median hourly rate £28.00 £37.50 £45.50
% change year-on-year -25.33% -17.58% +82.00%

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 14,182 13,429 15,180
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.60% 84.19% 83.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,446 7,803 9,311
South East median daily rate £430 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.61% +3.75% +5.26%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £256
90th Percentile £588 £570 £550
England median daily rate £463 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +3.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 498 486 563
South East median hourly rate £24.50 £20.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +22.50% -11.11% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.25 £12.00
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £49.49
England median hourly rate £21.33 £24.00 £23.50
% change year-on-year -11.15% +2.13% +9.05%

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018.

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 21 August 2018. 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 +20 169 £473 +5.00% 27
Surrey +2 115 £500 +19.05% 8
Berkshire +13 107 £475 +8.57% 19
Hampshire +14 105 £438 +0.57% 14
Buckinghamshire +2 35 £463 +18.59% 5
Oxfordshire +7 28 £475 -1.30% 3
West Sussex +9 24 £436 -5.84% 5
Kent +12 3 £383 -19.47% 4
Middlesex +1 3 - -
East Sussex 0 2 - - 1
M4 Corridor - 2 £450 -
Workflow
England

For the 6 months to 21 August 2018, 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.

1 115 (27.19%) Oracle
2 114 (26.95%) JavaScript
3 111 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
4 102 (24.11%) Finance
5 99 (23.40%) CSS
6 94 (22.22%) HTML
7 89 (21.04%) Web Services
7 89 (21.04%) Git (software)
8 80 (18.91%) Continuous Integration
8 80 (18.91%) REST
9 79 (18.68%) SQL
10 78 (18.44%) Jenkins
11 76 (17.97%) Relational Database
12 72 (17.02%) Linux
13 67 (15.84%) Microsoft
14 66 (15.60%) Web Development
15 61 (14.42%) Python
15 61 (14.42%) Project Management
16 59 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
17 55 (13.00%) Django
18 50 (11.82%) Degree
19 47 (11.11%) C#
20 45 (10.64%) XML
20 45 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
21 44 (10.40%) Security Cleared
22 43 (10.17%) SLA
23 42 (9.93%) Microsoft Office
24 41 (9.69%) MS Visio
25 40 (9.46%) Microsoft Excel
26 38 (8.98%) ITIL

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 32 (7.57%) SharePoint
2 24 (5.67%) Oracle Workflow
3 16 (3.78%) SharePoint 2013
4 15 (3.55%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 13 (3.07%) Confluence
6 10 (2.36%) SharePoint 2010
7 8 (1.89%) Adobe Experience Manager
8 7 (1.65%) LiveCycle
8 7 (1.65%) WebLogic
8 7 (1.65%) WordPress
9 6 (1.42%) SAP Portal
10 5 (1.18%) CMS
10 5 (1.18%) Oracle BPEL
11 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2010
11 4 (0.95%) Exchange Server 2013
11 4 (0.95%) MS Exchange
12 3 (0.71%) IIS
12 3 (0.71%) OpenStack
12 3 (0.71%) Tomcat
13 2 (0.47%) JBoss
Applications
1 42 (9.93%) Microsoft Office
2 41 (9.69%) MS Visio
3 40 (9.46%) Microsoft Excel
4 30 (7.09%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 12 (2.84%) InfoPath
6 2 (0.47%) Acrobat
7 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
7 1 (0.24%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.24%) Windchill
Business Applications
1 14 (3.31%) Sonata
2 12 (2.84%) PlanetPress Connect
2 12 (2.84%) Remedy ITSM
3 11 (2.60%) Oracle EBS
3 11 (2.60%) Oracle General Ledger
3 11 (2.60%) Oracle Receivables
4 9 (2.13%) Oracle BPM
5 7 (1.65%) Eloqua
5 7 (1.65%) Oracle Payables
6 6 (1.42%) Oracle EBS R12
6 6 (1.42%) SAP PSCD
7 5 (1.18%) Oracle ERP
8 4 (0.95%) Infor M3
8 4 (0.95%) Oracle Financials
8 4 (0.95%) SAP FSCM
9 3 (0.71%) Dynamics CRM
9 3 (0.71%) SAP S/4HANA
10 2 (0.47%) Exchequer
10 2 (0.47%) Exstream
10 2 (0.47%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 19 (4.49%) Microsoft Azure
1 19 (4.49%) Office 365
2 14 (3.31%) Amazon AWS
3 13 (3.07%) npm
4 9 (2.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (2.13%) OpenShift
4 9 (2.13%) PaaS
5 7 (1.65%) Cloud Computing
6 6 (1.42%) IaaS
6 6 (1.42%) IBM Blueworks
7 3 (0.71%) BlueKai
8 2 (0.47%) Azure Functions
8 2 (0.47%) Azure Machine Learning
8 2 (0.47%) Boomi
8 2 (0.47%) Dynamics 365
8 2 (0.47%) Force.com
8 2 (0.47%) GitHub
8 2 (0.47%) SaaS
8 2 (0.47%) Serverless
9 1 (0.24%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 8 (1.89%) TCP/IP
2 7 (1.65%) Firewall
3 6 (1.42%) AMQP
3 6 (1.42%) Internet
3 6 (1.42%) WAN
4 5 (1.18%) VPN
5 4 (0.95%) LAN
5 4 (0.95%) Remote Desktop
5 4 (0.95%) SMS
5 4 (0.95%) WebEx
6 3 (0.71%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (0.71%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (0.71%) HTTP
6 3 (0.71%) Network Security
6 3 (0.71%) NX-OS
6 3 (0.71%) SAN
7 2 (0.47%) DNS
7 2 (0.47%) HTTPS
7 2 (0.47%) iSCSI
7 2 (0.47%) MVNO
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (17.97%) Relational Database
2 35 (8.27%) Redis
3 14 (3.31%) SQL Server
4 13 (3.07%) Power BI
5 12 (2.84%) EDMS
5 12 (2.84%) MongoDB
5 12 (2.84%) Oracle Reports
6 11 (2.60%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 10 (2.36%) PostgreSQL
8 8 (1.89%) NoSQL
8 8 (1.89%) RDBMS
9 7 (1.65%) Oracle Database
9 7 (1.65%) Spotfire
10 5 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.18%) Oracle BI EE
10 5 (1.18%) Oracle Discoverer
11 4 (0.95%) MS Access
11 4 (0.95%) Oracle Database 11g
11 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Integration Services
11 4 (0.95%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 89 (21.04%) Git (software)
2 78 (18.44%) Jenkins
3 30 (7.09%) JIRA
4 12 (2.84%) Visual Studio
5 11 (2.60%) Oracle Forms
5 11 (2.60%) Team Foundation Server
6 10 (2.36%) JDeveloper
6 10 (2.36%) Maven
7 9 (2.13%) Subversion
8 8 (1.89%) GitLab
9 5 (1.18%) Karma Test Runner
9 5 (1.18%) LSMW
9 5 (1.18%) Mocha
9 5 (1.18%) Oracle APEX
9 5 (1.18%) Protractor
10 4 (0.95%) Ant
10 4 (0.95%) Eclipse
10 4 (0.95%) JUnit
11 3 (0.71%) TestRail
12 2 (0.47%) Octopus Deploy
General
1 102 (24.11%) Finance
2 32 (7.57%) Telecoms
3 15 (3.55%) Manufacturing
3 15 (3.55%) Marketing
4 12 (2.84%) Billing
5 11 (2.60%) Back Office
5 11 (2.60%) Front Office
5 11 (2.60%) Mandarin Language
5 11 (2.60%) Pharmaceutical
5 11 (2.60%) Retail
6 7 (1.65%) Publishing
7 6 (1.42%) General Ledger
7 6 (1.42%) Law
8 5 (1.18%) Banking
8 5 (1.18%) Legal
9 3 (0.71%) German Language
10 2 (0.47%) Advertising
11 1 (0.24%) Electronics
11 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
11 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 157 (37.12%) Developer
2 112 (26.48%) Analyst
3 58 (13.71%) Business Analyst
4 53 (12.53%) Django Developer
4 53 (12.53%) Python Developer
4 53 (12.53%) Python/Django Developer
5 23 (5.44%) Architect
6 20 (4.73%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
7 18 (4.26%) Pensions Analyst
8 16 (3.78%) Automation Engineer
8 16 (3.78%) Project Manager
9 15 (3.55%) Coordinator
9 15 (3.55%) Support Analyst
10 13 (3.07%) Consultant
10 13 (3.07%) Process Analyst
10 13 (3.07%) SharePoint Developer
11 12 (2.84%) Linux Developer
11 12 (2.84%) Pensions Business Analyst
11 12 (2.84%) Project Coordinator
12 11 (2.60%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 99 (23.40%) CSS
2 94 (22.22%) HTML
3 89 (21.04%) Web Services
4 80 (18.91%) REST
5 55 (13.00%) Django
6 45 (10.64%) XML
7 32 (7.57%) jQuery
8 25 (5.91%) SOAP
9 24 (5.67%) HTML5
10 23 (5.44%) .NET
11 20 (4.73%) RESTful
12 17 (4.02%) Sass
13 14 (3.31%) AngularJS
14 13 (3.07%) CSS3
14 13 (3.07%) Node.js
15 11 (2.60%) Spring
16 10 (2.36%) Hibernate
16 10 (2.36%) JSON
17 9 (2.13%) React
17 9 (2.13%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 59 (13.95%) Analytical Skills
2 22 (5.20%) Computer Science
3 19 (4.49%) Self-Motivation
3 19 (4.49%) User Experience
4 15 (3.55%) Life Science
4 15 (3.55%) Management Information System
5 11 (2.60%) CMDB
5 11 (2.60%) Robotics
6 9 (2.13%) Taxonomies
7 8 (1.89%) Virtual Team
8 7 (1.65%) Mobile App
9 6 (1.42%) PMI
10 5 (1.18%) Linux Command Line
11 4 (0.95%) Data Centre
11 4 (0.95%) Device Driver
11 4 (0.95%) PACS
11 4 (0.95%) Wiki
12 3 (0.71%) Algorithms
12 3 (0.71%) Data Structures
12 3 (0.71%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 72 (17.02%) Linux
2 31 (7.33%) Unix
3 28 (6.62%) Windows
4 10 (2.36%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.71%) AIX
6 2 (0.47%) Android
6 2 (0.47%) Apple iOS
6 2 (0.47%) CentOS
6 2 (0.47%) Data ONTAP
6 2 (0.47%) Windows 10
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.47%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) Mac OS X
7 1 (0.24%) Solaris
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 7
7 1 (0.24%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 111 (26.24%) Agile Software Development
2 80 (18.91%) Continuous Integration
3 66 (15.60%) Web Development
4 61 (14.42%) Project Management
5 45 (10.64%) Stakeholder Management
6 38 (8.98%) ITIL
6 38 (8.98%) Service Management
7 35 (8.27%) Scrum
8 34 (8.04%) Problem-Solving
8 34 (8.04%) User Stories
9 31 (7.33%) Business Intelligence
9 31 (7.33%) Migration
10 30 (7.09%) Workflow Management
11 29 (6.86%) Business Analysis
12 28 (6.62%) Test Automation
13 22 (5.20%) Change Control
13 22 (5.20%) Continuous Improvement
13 22 (5.20%) Data Analysis
14 21 (4.96%) SOA
15 20 (4.73%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 114 (26.95%) JavaScript
2 79 (18.68%) SQL
3 61 (14.42%) Python
4 47 (11.11%) C#
5 31 (7.33%) Java
6 19 (4.49%) PowerShell
7 18 (4.26%) PL/SQL
8 14 (3.31%) ABAP
8 14 (3.31%) PHP
9 6 (1.42%) C++
10 5 (1.18%) ES6
11 4 (0.95%) C
11 4 (0.95%) Java 8
12 3 (0.71%) SAPscript
12 3 (0.71%) VBA
13 2 (0.47%) Apex Code
13 2 (0.47%) Ruby
13 2 (0.47%) Shell Script
14 1 (0.24%) Bash Shell
14 1 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 50 (11.82%) Degree
2 44 (10.40%) Security Cleared
3 37 (8.75%) SC Cleared
4 12 (2.84%) Computer Science Degree
5 8 (1.89%) ISEB
6 6 (1.42%) CBAP
6 6 (1.42%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.95%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.71%) MCSE
8 3 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 3 (0.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 2 (0.47%) BPSS Clearance
9 2 (0.47%) CCAB
9 2 (0.47%) CIMA
9 2 (0.47%) CIPFA
9 2 (0.47%) NCDA
9 2 (0.47%) NCIE
9 2 (0.47%) NCSIE
9 2 (0.47%) Siebel Certification
10 1 (0.24%) CIPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.17%) SLA
2 18 (4.26%) PMO
3 5 (1.18%) QA
4 4 (0.95%) Data Quality
4 4 (0.95%) GDPR
5 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (0.24%) WCAG
System Software
1 18 (4.26%) Active Directory
2 4 (0.95%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (0.47%) Docker
3 2 (0.47%) Firmware
3 2 (0.47%) Hyper-V
3 2 (0.47%) NFS
3 2 (0.47%) Oracle RAC
3 2 (0.47%) Virtual Servers
4 1 (0.24%) Terminal Services
4 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (1.89%) Puppet
2 7 (1.65%) Opscode Chef
3 5 (1.18%) Terraform
4 4 (0.95%) Ansible
4 4 (0.95%) SCCM
5 3 (0.71%) Single Sign-On
6 2 (0.47%) Cisco Prime
6 2 (0.47%) Kubernetes
6 2 (0.47%) Rancher
6 2 (0.47%) SCOM
6 2 (0.47%) TeamSite
7 1 (0.24%) HP ALM
7 1 (0.24%) MOM
7 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (0.24%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 115 (27.19%) Oracle
2 67 (15.84%) Microsoft
3 26 (6.15%) SAP
4 16 (3.78%) Adobe
4 16 (3.78%) Remedy
5 14 (3.31%) Cisco
6 13 (3.07%) FNZ
7 12 (2.84%) BMC
7 12 (2.84%) Xerox
8 11 (2.60%) ComArch
9 10 (2.36%) TIBCO
10 9 (2.13%) ServiceNow
10 9 (2.13%) UiPath
11 7 (1.65%) HP
11 7 (1.65%) IBM
11 7 (1.65%) Salesforce.com
12 6 (1.42%) AppDynamics
12 6 (1.42%) Splunk
12 6 (1.42%) VMware
12 6 (1.42%) webMethods