Period
to 19 October 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Staffordshire 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 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
West Midlands > Staffordshire
6 months to
19 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 24 39 32
Rank change year-on-year +15 -7 +12
Contract jobs citing Workflow 5 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 2.81% 0.74% 0.84%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 3.91% 0.89% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Staffordshire median daily rate £325 £419 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -22.39% - -
West Midlands median daily rate £500 £475 £450
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - £20.00

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 Staffordshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Staffordshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 128 225 196
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Staffordshire 71.91% 82.72% 82.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 90 155 137
Staffordshire median daily rate £390 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £235 £288 £205
90th Percentile £523 £463 £468
West Midlands median daily rate £434 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +2.06% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 9 10
Staffordshire median hourly rate £20.00 £13.20 £14.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.52% -8.01% -42.60%
10th Percentile £11.17 £11.18 £12.42
90th Percentile £55.38 £56.30 £38.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £19.25 £15.00 £23.62
% change year-on-year +28.33% -36.48% +31.19%

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend in Staffordshire

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

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in Staffordshire

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Staffordshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Workflow in Staffordshire

Workflow
Contract Job Locations in Staffordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the Staffordshire region over the 6 months to 19 October 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
Stoke-on-Trent +17 4 £325 -18.75% 1
Workflow
West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 October 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 Staffordshire region with a requirement for Workflow.

1 4 (80.00%) CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics 365
2 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) C#
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
4 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Power BI
4 1 (20.00%) Case Management
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
4 1 (20.00%) Serverless
4 1 (20.00%) Azure Functions
4 1 (20.00%) Power Platform
4 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (20.00%) Degree
4 1 (20.00%) JIRA
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) Azure
4 1 (20.00%) AWS

Workflow
Co-occurring IT Skills in Staffordshire 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 1 (20.00%) Confluence
Business Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (80.00%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (20.00%) AWS
2 1 (20.00%) Azure
2 1 (20.00%) Azure Functions
2 1 (20.00%) Power Platform
2 1 (20.00%) Serverless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) Power BI
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) JIRA
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Administrator
2 2 (40.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Delivery Lead
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Agile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (20.00%) Lead Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) CRM
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
3 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 1 (20.00%) Case Management
4 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
4 1 (20.00%) Kanban
4 1 (20.00%) MVC
4 1 (20.00%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (40.00%) C#
2 1 (20.00%) C++
2 1 (20.00%) Java
2 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft