Period
to 16 January 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 16 January 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
16 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 537 679 663
Rank change year-on-year +142 -16 +100
Contract jobs citing Workday 356 183 220
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.19% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.84% 0.42% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 251 135 129
UK median daily rate £500 £488 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +5.88%
10th Percentile £400 £325 £300
90th Percentile £738 £658 £650
UK excluding London median daily rate £463 £475 £475
% change year-on-year -2.63% - +5.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 3
UK median hourly rate £31.50 £110.00 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -71.36% +411.63% -
10th Percentile £27.20 £87.00 £18.35
90th Percentile £115.35 £137.00 £22.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 - -

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 42,195 43,666 46,071
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.09% 45.21% 42.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,708 26,739 27,179
UK median daily rate £435 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.35% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £241 £225
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +4.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,363 1,652 1,932
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.57 £10.25 £10.24
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.00 £45.48
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

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 16 January 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workday over the 6 months to 16 January 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Workday in the UK

Workday
Top 15 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 16 January 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 +135 340 £500 +2.56% 35
London +46 191 £525 +5.00% 21
UK excluding London +95 156 £463 -2.63% 20
South East +60 116 £450 - 5
Scotland - 10 £475 - 4
East of England -11 9 £550 -7.37% 1
North of England +30 8 £475 +2.70% 2
Midlands +6 8 £350 -26.32% 5
East Midlands +6 7 £350 -22.22% 2
North West +6 5 £500 +8.11%
South West +10 4 £550 +10.00% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £475 -
West Midlands +7 1 - - 3
Isle of Man - 1 - -
North East - 1 £451 - 2

For the 6 months to 16 January 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Workday also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Workday.

1 97 (27.25%) Finance
2 82 (23.03%) SAP
3 79 (22.19%) Stakeholder Management
4 67 (18.82%) Project Management
5 64 (17.98%) Workday HCM
6 62 (17.42%) ERP
7 61 (17.13%) Change Management
8 60 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
9 58 (16.29%) Oracle
10 49 (13.76%) Migration
11 43 (12.08%) Microsoft
12 38 (10.67%) SaaS
13 35 (9.83%) PRINCE2
14 33 (9.27%) Scenario Testing
15 32 (8.99%) SuccessFactors
16 29 (8.15%) Microsoft Excel
17 27 (7.58%) CRM
18 26 (7.30%) Salesforce.com
18 26 (7.30%) Data Migration
19 25 (7.02%) OO
19 25 (7.02%) PeopleSoft
20 22 (6.18%) Web Services
20 22 (6.18%) Agile Software Development
20 22 (6.18%) Degree
20 22 (6.18%) Data Mapping
20 22 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
21 21 (5.90%) OpenShift
21 21 (5.90%) Analytics
21 21 (5.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
21 21 (5.90%) TOGAF

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 4 (1.12%) Oracle SOA Suite
1 4 (1.12%) SharePoint
2 3 (0.84%) JBoss
2 3 (0.84%) SAS
3 1 (0.28%) Apache Pig
3 1 (0.28%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.28%) CMS
3 1 (0.28%) Oracle Workflow
Applications
1 29 (8.15%) Microsoft Excel
2 21 (5.90%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 7 (1.97%) Microsoft Office
4 5 (1.40%) Microsoft Project
5 4 (1.12%) MS Visio
6 1 (0.28%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 64 (17.98%) Workday HCM
2 17 (4.78%) Lawson
3 9 (2.53%) PeopleSoft HCM
3 9 (2.53%) Salesforce.com CRM
4 7 (1.97%) Oracle HRMS
4 7 (1.97%) SAP HCM
5 6 (1.69%) ResourceLink
6 5 (1.40%) Dynamics CRM
6 5 (1.40%) iTrent
6 5 (1.40%) Oracle EBS
6 5 (1.40%) Oracle ERP
6 5 (1.40%) PeopleSoft Financials
6 5 (1.40%) SAP HR
6 5 (1.40%) SAP Oil and Gas
6 5 (1.40%) Unit4 Business World
7 4 (1.12%) Dynamics AX
7 4 (1.12%) NetSuite
8 3 (0.84%) Oracle BPM
8 3 (0.84%) SAP Hybris
9 2 (0.56%) Dynamics GP
Cloud Services
1 38 (10.67%) SaaS
2 32 (8.99%) SuccessFactors
3 22 (6.18%) Microsoft Azure
4 21 (5.90%) OpenShift
5 18 (5.06%) Amazon AWS
5 18 (5.06%) IaaS
5 18 (5.06%) iPaaS
6 11 (3.09%) Taleo
7 2 (0.56%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Service Cloud
8 1 (0.28%) G Suite
8 1 (0.28%) Google Drive
8 1 (0.28%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (0.56%) Internet
1 2 (0.56%) SMS
2 1 (0.28%) AMQP
2 1 (0.28%) Broadband
2 1 (0.28%) Cisco Wireless
2 1 (0.28%) Intranet
2 1 (0.28%) VPN
2 1 (0.28%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.25%) SQL Server
2 7 (1.97%) BusinessObjects
3 4 (1.12%) Apache Hive
3 4 (1.12%) Big Data
4 3 (0.84%) Data Warehouse
4 3 (0.84%) Lumira
4 3 (0.84%) Power BI
4 3 (0.84%) SAP Data Services
4 3 (0.84%) Spotfire
4 3 (0.84%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (0.56%) Hadoop
5 2 (0.56%) SAP BW
5 2 (0.56%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects Business Intelligence
6 1 (0.28%) Data Lake
6 1 (0.28%) EDMS
6 1 (0.28%) HBase
6 1 (0.28%) MySQL
6 1 (0.28%) Sqoop
Development Applications
1 9 (2.53%) JIRA
2 7 (1.97%) Artifactory
2 7 (1.97%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (1.69%) Maven
4 1 (0.28%) Git (software)
4 1 (0.28%) Subversion
4 1 (0.28%) Visual Studio
General
1 97 (27.25%) Finance
2 14 (3.93%) Retail
3 12 (3.37%) Banking
4 9 (2.53%) General Ledger
5 8 (2.25%) Legal
5 8 (2.25%) Manufacturing
6 7 (1.97%) Telecoms
7 5 (1.40%) Billing
7 5 (1.40%) Marketing
8 4 (1.12%) Electronics
9 3 (0.84%) German Language
10 2 (0.56%) International Banking
10 2 (0.56%) Law
10 2 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
11 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
11 1 (0.28%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 79 (22.19%) Consultant
2 73 (20.51%) Analyst
3 61 (17.13%) Workday Consultant
4 50 (14.04%) Project Manager
5 48 (13.48%) Workday Manager
6 32 (8.99%) Workday Project Manager
7 30 (8.43%) Workday Analyst
8 28 (7.87%) Business Analyst
8 28 (7.87%) HR Analyst
8 28 (7.87%) HR Manager
9 26 (7.30%) Architect
10 21 (5.90%) Integration Consultant
11 18 (5.06%) Workday Integration Consultant
12 14 (3.93%) HR Business Analyst
13 13 (3.65%) Developer
14 12 (3.37%) Integration Analyst
14 12 (3.37%) Solutions Architect
14 12 (3.37%) Test Analyst
15 11 (3.09%) Financial Analyst
16 10 (2.81%) Cloud Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (6.18%) Web Services
2 20 (5.62%) Middleware
3 15 (4.21%) Apache Camel
4 10 (2.81%) .NET
5 4 (1.12%) J2EE
5 4 (1.12%) SOAP
5 4 (1.12%) XML
6 3 (0.84%) Spring
7 2 (0.56%) EDI
7 2 (0.56%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (0.56%) RESTful
8 1 (0.28%) Kafka
8 1 (0.28%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (0.28%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 60 (16.85%) Analytical Skills
2 13 (3.65%) Management Information System
3 12 (3.37%) User Experience
4 8 (2.25%) Greenfield Project
5 7 (1.97%) Data Structures
6 5 (1.40%) Social Media
7 2 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
7 2 (0.56%) Learning Management System
8 1 (0.28%) CMDB
8 1 (0.28%) Computer Science
8 1 (0.28%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (0.28%) e-Learning
8 1 (0.28%) Fintech
8 1 (0.28%) iPad
8 1 (0.28%) iPhone
8 1 (0.28%) Life Science
8 1 (0.28%) Reinsurance
8 1 (0.28%) Tandem
8 1 (0.28%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.28%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 11 (3.09%) Windows
2 9 (2.53%) Linux
2 9 (2.53%) Unix
3 6 (1.69%) Solaris
4 1 (0.28%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (22.19%) Stakeholder Management
2 67 (18.82%) Project Management
3 62 (17.42%) ERP
4 61 (17.13%) Change Management
5 49 (13.76%) Migration
6 35 (9.83%) PRINCE2
7 33 (9.27%) Scenario Testing
8 27 (7.58%) CRM
9 26 (7.30%) Data Migration
10 25 (7.02%) OO
11 22 (6.18%) Agile Software Development
11 22 (6.18%) Data Mapping
12 21 (5.90%) Analytics
12 21 (5.90%) TOGAF
13 20 (5.62%) User Acceptance Testing
14 19 (5.34%) Business Analysis
14 19 (5.34%) SDLC
14 19 (5.34%) UML
15 18 (5.06%) Configuration Management
15 18 (5.06%) RUP
Programming Languages
1 20 (5.62%) SQL
2 16 (4.49%) Java
3 7 (1.97%) R
4 6 (1.69%) Python
5 3 (0.84%) C#
6 2 (0.56%) C
6 2 (0.56%) JavaScript
6 2 (0.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (0.28%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 22 (6.18%) Degree
2 5 (1.40%) Security Cleared
3 4 (1.12%) PMP
4 3 (0.84%) Numerate Degree
5 2 (0.56%) AAT
5 2 (0.56%) ACCA
5 2 (0.56%) CIMA
5 2 (0.56%) ISEB
5 2 (0.56%) PRINCE2 Certification
5 2 (0.56%) SAP Certification
5 2 (0.56%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) CCNA
6 1 (0.28%) CCNP
6 1 (0.28%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.28%) DV Cleared
6 1 (0.28%) IIBA
6 1 (0.28%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (3.37%) PMO
2 8 (2.25%) QA
3 7 (1.97%) GDPR
4 6 (1.69%) Data Quality
5 4 (1.12%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 2 (0.56%) SLA
7 1 (0.28%) COBIT
System Software
1 1 (0.28%) Apache Flume
1 1 (0.28%) HDFS
1 1 (0.28%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 3 (0.84%) HP Quality Center
2 1 (0.28%) Cisco CUCM
2 1 (0.28%) Hadoop YARN
Vendors
1 82 (23.03%) SAP
2 58 (16.29%) Oracle
3 43 (12.08%) Microsoft
4 26 (7.30%) Salesforce.com
5 25 (7.02%) PeopleSoft
6 17 (4.78%) Kronos
7 11 (3.09%) Red Hat
7 11 (3.09%) Saba
8 10 (2.81%) Sage
9 8 (2.25%) Tableau
10 6 (1.69%) HP
10 6 (1.69%) Kenexa
11 5 (1.40%) Adobe
11 5 (1.40%) Cloudera
11 5 (1.40%) Infor
11 5 (1.40%) Pegasus
12 4 (1.12%) Cognos
12 4 (1.12%) Northgate
12 4 (1.12%) ServiceNow
12 4 (1.12%) SumTotal