Period
to 22 June 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Workday products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Workday over the 6 months to 22 June 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Workday, Inc.

Workday
UK
6 months to
22 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 557 573 656
Rank change year-on-year +16 +83 +85
Contract jobs citing Workday 330 266 233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.33% 0.29% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.79% 0.66% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 214 190 139
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +5.56%
10th Percentile £375 £350 £345
90th Percentile £703 £675 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £495 £500 £500
% change year-on-year -1.00% - +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
UK median hourly rate £57.50 £10.00 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +475.00% -63.64% -
10th Percentile £56.25 £10.00 £26.25
90th Percentile £58.75 £10.00 £28.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 - -

Workday is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 41,862 40,251 47,347
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.76% 44.07% 44.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,987 24,610 28,909
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £244
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,524 1,421 1,632
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -5.41% +5.71%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.23
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% -8.33% +5.88%

Workday
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Workday as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Workday in the UK

Workday
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Workday in the UK

Workday
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workday over the 6 months to 22 June 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workday in the UK

Workday
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workday in the UK

Workday
Top 13 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workday within the UK over the 6 months to 22 June 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
England +8 314 £500 - 19
London +7 178 £525 +10.53% 13
UK excluding London -14 142 £495 -1.00% 6
South East -20 91 £498 -5.13% 2
East of England +24 28 £475 -5.00% 1
North of England -36 9 £400 -20.00% 3
Scotland -35 8 £506 +26.50%
North West -30 6 £350 -33.01% 1
East Midlands -4 4 £495 +4.21%
Midlands -9 4 £495 +10.00%
South West 0 2 - -
Yorkshire -17 2 £400 +34.68% 1
North East -3 1 £425 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Workday 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 with a requirement for Workday.

1 74 (22.42%) Finance
2 68 (20.61%) SAP
3 66 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 61 (18.48%) Workday HCM
5 60 (18.18%) Project Management
6 52 (15.76%) ERP
7 39 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
7 39 (11.82%) Business Analysis
8 30 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
9 28 (8.48%) Kronos
10 27 (8.18%) Migration
11 25 (7.58%) Scenario Testing
12 24 (7.27%) PRINCE2
12 24 (7.27%) Oracle
13 23 (6.97%) SaaS
14 22 (6.67%) Analytics
14 22 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
15 21 (6.36%) Degree
16 19 (5.76%) Test Strategy
16 19 (5.76%) ITIL
16 19 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
17 18 (5.45%) Problem-Solving
18 17 (5.15%) E-Commerce
19 16 (4.85%) SAP HR
19 16 (4.85%) Change Management
19 16 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
20 15 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
20 15 (4.55%) Microsoft
21 14 (4.24%) Service Management
22 13 (3.94%) Data Modelling

Workday
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 5 (1.52%) SharePoint
2 1 (0.30%) Apache Pig
2 1 (0.30%) Apache Spark
2 1 (0.30%) Mongoose
2 1 (0.30%) Oracle Workflow
2 1 (0.30%) SAS
2 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 30 (9.09%) Microsoft Excel
2 22 (6.67%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Project
4 2 (0.61%) Microsoft Office
5 1 (0.30%) Chatbot
5 1 (0.30%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 61 (18.48%) Workday HCM
2 16 (4.85%) SAP HR
3 6 (1.82%) Dynamics AX
3 6 (1.82%) NetSuite
4 5 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
4 5 (1.52%) PeopleSoft HCM
5 4 (1.21%) SAP Payroll
6 3 (0.91%) Infor SunSystems
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle EBS
6 3 (0.91%) Oracle EBS R12
6 3 (0.91%) SAP Hybris
6 3 (0.91%) SAP Oil and Gas
7 2 (0.61%) Dynamics GP
7 2 (0.61%) Global One
7 2 (0.61%) SAP SD
8 1 (0.30%) CODA-Financials
8 1 (0.30%) PeopleSoft Financials
8 1 (0.30%) SAP FI
8 1 (0.30%) SAP FI/CO
8 1 (0.30%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 23 (6.97%) SaaS
2 12 (3.64%) SuccessFactors
3 4 (1.21%) Amazon AWS
4 3 (0.91%) Cloud Computing
4 3 (0.91%) Taleo
5 2 (0.61%) PaaS
5 2 (0.61%) Slack
5 2 (0.61%) Yammer
6 1 (0.30%) Microsoft Azure
6 1 (0.30%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.61%) Internet
2 1 (0.30%) FTP
2 1 (0.30%) Skype
2 1 (0.30%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (3.33%) BusinessObjects
2 9 (2.73%) Power BI
3 5 (1.52%) Data Lake
4 4 (1.21%) BusinessObjects Web Intelligence
4 4 (1.21%) SAP BW
5 3 (0.91%) Amazon Redshift
5 3 (0.91%) Qlik Sense
6 2 (0.61%) Big Data
7 1 (0.30%) Apache Hive
7 1 (0.30%) Data Warehouse
7 1 (0.30%) Hadoop
7 1 (0.30%) HBase
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle BI EE
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle Database 12c
7 1 (0.30%) Oracle ODI
7 1 (0.30%) SAP Data Services
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server
7 1 (0.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (0.30%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 7 (2.12%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.30%) Atlassian Bamboo
2 1 (0.30%) LSMW
2 1 (0.30%) SilkCentral
2 1 (0.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.30%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 74 (22.42%) Finance
2 11 (3.33%) Retail
3 7 (2.12%) Banking
4 6 (1.82%) Telecoms
5 5 (1.52%) Legal
6 4 (1.21%) International Banking
6 4 (1.21%) Publishing
7 3 (0.91%) Law
7 3 (0.91%) Manufacturing
7 3 (0.91%) Pharmaceutical
8 2 (0.61%) French Language
8 2 (0.61%) General Ledger
9 1 (0.30%) German Language
9 1 (0.30%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.30%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 92 (27.88%) Consultant
2 83 (25.15%) Analyst
3 75 (22.73%) Workday Consultant
4 57 (17.27%) Project Manager
5 46 (13.94%) Workday Analyst
6 43 (13.03%) Workday Manager
7 38 (11.52%) Business Analyst
8 33 (10.00%) HR Manager
9 28 (8.48%) HR Analyst
9 28 (8.48%) Workday Project Manager
10 20 (6.06%) Workday Business Analyst
11 18 (5.45%) HR Business Analyst
12 14 (4.24%) Integration Consultant
12 14 (4.24%) Payroll Manager
13 13 (3.94%) Functional Consultant
13 13 (3.94%) Workday Functional Consultant
13 13 (3.94%) Workday Integration Consultant
13 13 (3.94%) Workday Specialist
14 12 (3.64%) SAP Consultant
15 9 (2.73%) Data Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (3.33%) XML
2 9 (2.73%) Web Services
2 9 (2.73%) XSLT
3 6 (1.82%) REST
4 5 (1.52%) Oracle Fusion
4 5 (1.52%) SOAP
5 4 (1.21%) CSS
5 4 (1.21%) DAO
5 4 (1.21%) HTML
5 4 (1.21%) J2EE
6 3 (0.91%) Middleware
6 3 (0.91%) Node.js
6 3 (0.91%) Spring
6 3 (0.91%) WSDL
7 2 (0.61%) EDI
7 2 (0.61%) IDoc
7 2 (0.61%) JSON
7 2 (0.61%) SAP ALE
8 1 (0.30%) .NET
8 1 (0.30%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 39 (11.82%) Analytical Skills
2 11 (3.33%) Management Information System
3 9 (2.73%) Self-Motivation
3 9 (2.73%) User Experience
4 3 (0.91%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (0.91%) Virtual Team
5 2 (0.61%) Analytical Mindset
5 2 (0.61%) Social Media
6 1 (0.30%) Algorithms
6 1 (0.30%) CMDB
6 1 (0.30%) Data Structures
6 1 (0.30%) EPoS
6 1 (0.30%) FMCG
6 1 (0.30%) Learning Management System
6 1 (0.30%) Life Science
6 1 (0.30%) NHS
6 1 (0.30%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 2 (0.61%) Unix
2 1 (0.30%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 60 (18.18%) Project Management
3 52 (15.76%) ERP
4 39 (11.82%) Business Analysis
5 27 (8.18%) Migration
6 25 (7.58%) Scenario Testing
7 24 (7.27%) PRINCE2
8 22 (6.67%) Analytics
9 19 (5.76%) Business Intelligence
9 19 (5.76%) ITIL
9 19 (5.76%) Test Strategy
10 18 (5.45%) Problem-Solving
11 17 (5.15%) E-Commerce
12 16 (4.85%) Agile Software Development
12 16 (4.85%) Change Management
13 15 (4.55%) User Acceptance Testing
14 14 (4.24%) Service Management
15 13 (3.94%) Data Modelling
16 12 (3.64%) Data Migration
17 11 (3.33%) GAP Analysis
Programming Languages
1 8 (2.42%) SQL
2 7 (2.12%) ABAP
3 5 (1.52%) Java
4 3 (0.91%) Python
5 2 (0.61%) C
6 1 (0.30%) C#
6 1 (0.30%) C++
6 1 (0.30%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.30%) PL/SQL
6 1 (0.30%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 21 (6.36%) Degree
2 4 (1.21%) Security Cleared
3 3 (0.91%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (0.91%) SC Cleared
4 1 (0.30%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (3.33%) PMO
2 7 (2.12%) GDPR
3 4 (1.21%) QA
4 1 (0.30%) COBIT
4 1 (0.30%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.30%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.30%) Docker
1 1 (0.30%) HDFS
1 1 (0.30%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (0.30%) Hadoop YARN
1 1 (0.30%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 68 (20.61%) SAP
2 28 (8.48%) Kronos
3 24 (7.27%) Oracle
4 15 (4.55%) Microsoft
5 13 (3.94%) PeopleSoft
6 8 (2.42%) Ceridian
7 7 (2.12%) Cloudera
7 7 (2.12%) Sage
7 7 (2.12%) Salesforce.com
8 6 (1.82%) Epicor
9 4 (1.21%) Infor
9 4 (1.21%) ServiceNow
10 3 (0.91%) CODA
10 3 (0.91%) hybris
10 3 (0.91%) Peoplefluent
11 2 (0.61%) JD Edwards
11 2 (0.61%) Nintex
11 2 (0.61%) Okta
12 1 (0.30%) Hortonworks
12 1 (0.30%) IFS