Period
to 19 October 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 19 October 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
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 94 130 151
Rank change year-on-year +36 +21 -12
Contract jobs citing Workflow 414 308 270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 2.52% 1.89% 1.59%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.93% 2.25% 1.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 265 169 158
South East median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -2.44%
10th Percentile £309 £309 £226
90th Percentile £538 £560 £538
England median daily rate £475 £475 £425
% change year-on-year - +11.76% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 4 24
South East median hourly rate £35.00 £27.15 £56.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.93% -51.74% +139.36%
10th Percentile £14.39 £16.64 £11.00
90th Percentile £41.20 £43.75 £59.31
England median hourly rate £30.00 £27.50 £42.33
% change year-on-year +9.09% -35.03% +84.04%

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 14,136 13,696 14,259
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 85.96% 84.18% 83.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,502 8,196 8,678
South East median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% +3.23%
10th Percentile £275 £263 £250
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
England median daily rate £473 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +5.00% +5.88% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 497 460 586
South East median hourly rate £27.00 £22.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.35% -1.11% -2.17%
10th Percentile £11.85 £11.25 £11.95
90th Percentile £51.25 £50.00 £50.00
England median hourly rate £21.00 £24.66 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.84% +9.60% +3.73%

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 October 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 19 October 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 19 October 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 +28 172 £463 +5.71% 16
Hampshire +28 126 £425 -12.82% 8
Berkshire +32 108 £460 +8.24% 10
Surrey -6 83 £475 +11.76% 16
Oxfordshire +32 40 £470 -6.00% 2
Buckinghamshire -6 24 £438 - 4
West Sussex -9 23 £400 -8.68% 6
East Sussex 0 6 - - 1
Kent +7 2 £500 +47.06% 4
M4 Corridor - 2 £450 -
Workflow
England

For the 6 months to 19 October 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.

1 137 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
2 97 (23.43%) Finance
3 79 (19.08%) JavaScript
4 77 (18.60%) Microsoft
5 72 (17.39%) CSS
6 66 (15.94%) Oracle
7 63 (15.22%) HTML
8 61 (14.73%) SQL
9 57 (13.77%) Git (software)
10 54 (13.04%) Project Management
11 48 (11.59%) ITIL
12 47 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
12 47 (11.35%) Degree
13 46 (11.11%) Web Services
13 46 (11.11%) XML
14 45 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
14 45 (10.87%) Microsoft Excel
15 44 (10.63%) Service Management
15 44 (10.63%) Scrum
16 43 (10.39%) SLA
16 43 (10.39%) Jenkins
17 41 (9.90%) C#
17 41 (9.90%) Security Cleared
18 40 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
18 40 (9.66%) Linux
18 40 (9.66%) User Stories
18 40 (9.66%) REST
18 40 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
19 38 (9.18%) SAP
20 36 (8.70%) MS Visio

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 28 (6.76%) SharePoint
2 22 (5.31%) Oracle Workflow
3 17 (4.11%) Confluence
4 12 (2.90%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 12 (2.90%) SharePoint 2010
4 12 (2.90%) SharePoint 2013
5 10 (2.42%) SAP Portal
6 9 (2.17%) WebLogic
7 7 (1.69%) WordPress
8 5 (1.21%) CMS
8 5 (1.21%) MS Exchange
9 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2010
9 4 (0.97%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (0.97%) FileNet
9 4 (0.97%) IIS
10 3 (0.72%) ArcGIS
10 3 (0.72%) JBoss
10 3 (0.72%) OpenStack
10 3 (0.72%) SharePoint Server
11 2 (0.48%) Documentum
Applications
1 45 (10.87%) Microsoft Excel
1 45 (10.87%) Microsoft Office
2 36 (8.70%) MS Visio
3 32 (7.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 11 (2.66%) InfoPath
5 2 (0.48%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 15 (3.62%) Remedy ITSM
2 12 (2.90%) PlanetPress Connect
3 8 (1.93%) Eloqua
3 8 (1.93%) Oracle EBS
3 8 (1.93%) Oracle EBS R12
3 8 (1.93%) Oracle General Ledger
3 8 (1.93%) Oracle Receivables
3 8 (1.93%) SAP PSCD
4 6 (1.45%) Oracle BPM
5 4 (0.97%) Oracle Assets
5 4 (0.97%) Oracle Financials
5 4 (0.97%) Oracle Payables
5 4 (0.97%) Payment Gateway
5 4 (0.97%) Sonata
6 3 (0.72%) SAP CRM
6 3 (0.72%) SAP FSCM
6 3 (0.72%) SAP GRC
7 2 (0.48%) Exstream
7 2 (0.48%) SAP ERP
7 2 (0.48%) SAP MDM
Cloud Services
1 23 (5.56%) Office 365
2 14 (3.38%) Amazon AWS
2 14 (3.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 14 (3.38%) PaaS
3 12 (2.90%) Cloud Computing
4 11 (2.66%) IaaS
5 10 (2.42%) npm
6 7 (1.69%) Azure Active Directory
7 6 (1.45%) IBM Blueworks
7 6 (1.45%) OpenShift
8 4 (0.97%) Salesforce Sales Cloud
9 3 (0.72%) BlueKai
9 3 (0.72%) Force.com
9 3 (0.72%) GitHub
9 3 (0.72%) SaaS
10 2 (0.48%) Azure Functions
10 2 (0.48%) Azure Machine Learning
10 2 (0.48%) Boomi
10 2 (0.48%) Serverless
11 1 (0.24%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 12 (2.90%) SAN
2 11 (2.66%) iSCSI
3 7 (1.69%) TCP/IP
4 6 (1.45%) AMQP
4 6 (1.45%) Firewall
4 6 (1.45%) Internet
4 6 (1.45%) WAN
5 5 (1.21%) MVNO
5 5 (1.21%) Skype
5 5 (1.21%) WebEx
6 4 (0.97%) LAN
6 4 (0.97%) Remote Desktop
6 4 (0.97%) SMS
6 4 (0.97%) VPN
7 3 (0.72%) Cisco ASA
7 3 (0.72%) Cisco IOS
7 3 (0.72%) HTTP
7 3 (0.72%) HTTPS
7 3 (0.72%) Network Security
7 3 (0.72%) NX-OS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (7.00%) Relational Database
2 16 (3.86%) Redis
3 12 (2.90%) EDMS
3 12 (2.90%) SQL Server
4 11 (2.66%) MongoDB
4 11 (2.66%) PostgreSQL
4 11 (2.66%) Power BI
5 10 (2.42%) Oracle Database
6 9 (2.17%) NoSQL
6 9 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 8 (1.93%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 8 (1.93%) Oracle Reports
8 7 (1.69%) RDBMS
8 7 (1.69%) Spotfire
9 6 (1.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
10 5 (1.21%) BusinessObjects
10 5 (1.21%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (1.21%) Oracle Database 12c
11 4 (0.97%) Oracle Database 10g
11 4 (0.97%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 57 (13.77%) Git (software)
2 43 (10.39%) Jenkins
3 35 (8.45%) JIRA
4 11 (2.66%) Team Foundation Server
4 11 (2.66%) Visual Studio
5 9 (2.17%) Maven
6 8 (1.93%) Oracle Forms
7 5 (1.21%) GitLab
7 5 (1.21%) JDeveloper
7 5 (1.21%) Subversion
8 4 (0.97%) Protractor
8 4 (0.97%) TestRail
8 4 (0.97%) webpack
9 3 (0.72%) Karma Test Runner
9 3 (0.72%) Mocha
9 3 (0.72%) Selenium
9 3 (0.72%) Sonatype Nexus
9 3 (0.72%) Visual Studio Team System
9 3 (0.72%) WebLogic Workshop
10 2 (0.48%) LSMW
General
1 97 (23.43%) Finance
2 34 (8.21%) Telecoms
3 18 (4.35%) Marketing
4 16 (3.86%) Publishing
5 12 (2.90%) Billing
5 12 (2.90%) Manufacturing
6 11 (2.66%) Back Office
6 11 (2.66%) Front Office
6 11 (2.66%) Mandarin Language
6 11 (2.66%) Retail
7 7 (1.69%) Pharmaceutical
8 6 (1.45%) Advertising
8 6 (1.45%) German Language
8 6 (1.45%) Law
8 6 (1.45%) Legal
9 4 (0.97%) Banking
9 4 (0.97%) Games
9 4 (0.97%) General Ledger
10 1 (0.24%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.24%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 120 (28.99%) Developer
2 117 (28.26%) Analyst
3 63 (15.22%) Business Analyst
4 24 (5.80%) Project Manager
5 21 (5.07%) Python Developer
6 19 (4.59%) Coordinator
7 18 (4.35%) Automation Engineer
7 18 (4.35%) Django Developer
7 18 (4.35%) Python/Django Developer
8 17 (4.11%) Project Coordinator
9 15 (3.62%) Architect
9 15 (3.62%) Technical Analyst
10 13 (3.14%) ABAP Developer
10 13 (3.14%) Consultant
10 13 (3.14%) Pensions Analyst
10 13 (3.14%) Process Analyst
11 12 (2.90%) SharePoint Support
11 12 (2.90%) Support Analyst
12 11 (2.66%) C# Developer
12 11 (2.66%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 72 (17.39%) CSS
2 63 (15.22%) HTML
3 46 (11.11%) Web Services
3 46 (11.11%) XML
4 40 (9.66%) REST
5 29 (7.00%) jQuery
6 24 (5.80%) .NET
7 19 (4.59%) Django
7 19 (4.59%) SOAP
8 18 (4.35%) RESTful
9 17 (4.11%) AngularJS
9 17 (4.11%) HTML5
10 15 (3.62%) CSS3
11 14 (3.38%) Node.js
11 14 (3.38%) Sass
12 13 (3.14%) Web Dynpro
12 13 (3.14%) XSLT
13 12 (2.90%) React
13 12 (2.90%) Spring
14 10 (2.42%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 40 (9.66%) Analytical Skills
2 29 (7.00%) Self-Motivation
3 18 (4.35%) Management Information System
3 18 (4.35%) User Experience
4 17 (4.11%) Computer Science
5 14 (3.38%) Life Science
6 11 (2.66%) CMDB
7 10 (2.42%) Robotics
8 9 (2.17%) Taxonomies
8 9 (2.17%) Virtual Team
9 8 (1.93%) Mobile App
10 6 (1.45%) N-Tier
10 6 (1.45%) PMI
10 6 (1.45%) Video Conferencing
11 5 (1.21%) Data Centre
11 5 (1.21%) Linux Command Line
12 4 (0.97%) Device Driver
12 4 (0.97%) Enterprise Software
12 4 (0.97%) PACS
13 3 (0.72%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 40 (9.66%) Linux
2 34 (8.21%) Windows
3 11 (2.66%) Data ONTAP
3 11 (2.66%) Unix
4 8 (1.93%) Windows Server
5 3 (0.72%) CentOS
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (0.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (0.24%) AIX
7 1 (0.24%) Android
7 1 (0.24%) Apple iOS
7 1 (0.24%) Solaris
7 1 (0.24%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (33.09%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (13.04%) Project Management
3 48 (11.59%) ITIL
4 47 (11.35%) Stakeholder Management
5 44 (10.63%) Scrum
5 44 (10.63%) Service Management
6 40 (9.66%) Continuous Integration
6 40 (9.66%) User Stories
7 31 (7.49%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (7.49%) Workflow Management
8 30 (7.25%) Migration
9 28 (6.76%) Business Intelligence
9 28 (6.76%) Configuration Management
10 27 (6.52%) Business Analysis
10 27 (6.52%) Continuous Improvement
11 26 (6.28%) CRM
12 25 (6.04%) Change Control
12 25 (6.04%) Web Development
13 24 (5.80%) User Acceptance Testing
14 23 (5.56%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 79 (19.08%) JavaScript
2 61 (14.73%) SQL
3 41 (9.90%) C#
4 29 (7.00%) Java
5 24 (5.80%) Python
6 21 (5.07%) ABAP
7 15 (3.62%) PowerShell
8 14 (3.38%) PHP
9 10 (2.42%) PL/SQL
10 9 (2.17%) ES6
11 5 (1.21%) Java 8
11 5 (1.21%) Shell Script
12 4 (0.97%) TypeScript
12 4 (0.97%) VBA
13 3 (0.72%) Apex Code
13 3 (0.72%) Ruby
13 3 (0.72%) SAPscript
14 1 (0.24%) Groovy
14 1 (0.24%) T-SQL
14 1 (0.24%) XPath
Qualifications
1 47 (11.35%) Degree
2 41 (9.90%) Security Cleared
3 32 (7.73%) SC Cleared
4 11 (2.66%) Computer Science Degree
4 11 (2.66%) NCDA
4 11 (2.66%) NCIE
4 11 (2.66%) NCSIE
5 10 (2.42%) ISEB
6 6 (1.45%) CBAP
6 6 (1.45%) PMI Certification
7 4 (0.97%) BPSS Clearance
7 4 (0.97%) Microsoft Certification
8 3 (0.72%) MCSE
8 3 (0.72%) PRINCE2 Certification
9 2 (0.48%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (10.39%) SLA
2 20 (4.83%) PMO
3 9 (2.17%) QA
4 5 (1.21%) Data Quality
5 3 (0.72%) GDPR
5 3 (0.72%) ISO/IEC 27001
6 1 (0.24%) PCI DSS
6 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 16 (3.86%) Active Directory
2 11 (2.66%) NFS
3 9 (2.17%) Docker
4 8 (1.93%) Virtual Machines
5 6 (1.45%) Firmware
6 2 (0.48%) Hyper-V
6 2 (0.48%) Oracle RAC
6 2 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (0.24%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 12 (2.90%) Puppet
2 9 (2.17%) Terraform
3 6 (1.45%) Opscode Chef
4 5 (1.21%) Ansible
5 4 (0.97%) SCCM
6 3 (0.72%) Kubernetes
6 3 (0.72%) Rancher
6 3 (0.72%) Single Sign-On
7 2 (0.48%) Cisco Prime
7 2 (0.48%) HP ALM
7 2 (0.48%) SCOM
8 1 (0.24%) MOM
8 1 (0.24%) SCVMM
8 1 (0.24%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 1 (0.24%) TeamSite
Vendors
1 77 (18.60%) Microsoft
2 66 (15.94%) Oracle
3 38 (9.18%) SAP
4 18 (4.35%) Remedy
5 17 (4.11%) BMC
5 17 (4.11%) Cisco
6 14 (3.38%) Adobe
6 14 (3.38%) VMware
7 13 (3.14%) Salesforce.com
8 12 (2.90%) NetApp
8 12 (2.90%) Xerox
9 11 (2.66%) ComArch
9 11 (2.66%) ServiceNow
10 10 (2.42%) CA
10 10 (2.42%) HP
10 10 (2.42%) IBM
10 10 (2.42%) TIBCO
11 9 (2.17%) UiPath
12 8 (1.93%) webMethods
13 6 (1.45%) Splunk