Period
to 22 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 22 July 2017 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
UK
6 months to
22 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 127 146 130
Rank change year-on-year +19 -16 -26
Contract jobs citing Workflow 1885 1898 2000
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 1.97% 1.72% 1.77%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.33% 2.07% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1207 1145 1209
UK median daily rate £460 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £301 £285 £258
90th Percentile £650 £575 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £395 £396
% change year-on-year +7.59% -0.25% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 47 21
UK median hourly rate £50.00 £42.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.65% +88.89% +3.76%
10th Percentile £19.33 £15.00 £12.75
90th Percentile £73.34 £59.31 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £47.91 £25.00
% change year-on-year +4.36% +91.64% +6.95%

Workflow is in the process and methodology skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills.

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 80749 91852 91010
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.21% 83.48% 80.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 52942 60585 57564
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £258
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2076 2197 2573
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £21.91
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +14.10% +5.59%
10th Percentile £11.75 £11.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £52.50 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £26.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -3.85% +15.56% +4.24%

Workflow
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Workflow in the UK

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Workflow in the UK

Workflow
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Workflow in the UK

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Workflow in the UK

Workflow
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Workflow over the 6 months to 22 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Workflow in the UK

Workflow
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Workflow within the UK over the 6 months to 22 July 2017. 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 +15 1721 £475 +11.76% 184
UK excluding London +9 925 £425 +7.59% 106
London +12 911 £500 +8.70% 89
South East +15 318 £435 +8.75% 32
Midlands +5 139 £425 +3.03% 15
North of England +2 139 £400 +14.12% 27
South West +27 101 £416 +4.06% 7
East of England -3 101 £450 +12.50% 14
Scotland +39 88 £413 +21.77% 10
West Midlands +25 86 £425 - 11
North West +17 76 £400 +16.36% 18
East Midlands -30 50 £419 +11.67% 4
Yorkshire +12 43 £424 +5.94% 9
Wales +14 37 £425 +13.33% 1
North East +16 20 £363 -
Northern Ireland -37 9 - -

For the 6 months to 22 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Workflow 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 Workflow.

1 521 (27.64%) Finance
2 517 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
3 431 (22.86%) SQL
4 348 (18.46%) Java
5 317 (16.82%) JavaScript
6 289 (15.33%) HTML
7 284 (15.07%) Microsoft
8 246 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
9 236 (12.52%) Banking
10 234 (12.41%) Oracle
11 224 (11.88%) CSS
12 210 (11.14%) .NET
13 204 (10.82%) Web Services
14 187 (9.92%) Degree
15 182 (9.66%) Business Analysis
16 181 (9.60%) Scrum
17 169 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
18 166 (8.81%) Git (software)
19 162 (8.59%) XML
20 161 (8.54%) C#
21 158 (8.38%) Project Management
22 157 (8.33%) SharePoint
23 151 (8.01%) Security Cleared
24 150 (7.96%) Oracle Workflow
25 148 (7.85%) CRM
25 148 (7.85%) SAP
26 147 (7.80%) JIRA
27 146 (7.75%) SQL Server
28 142 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
28 142 (7.53%) SDLC

Workflow
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
1 157 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 150 (7.96%) Oracle Workflow
3 59 (3.13%) Confluence
4 49 (2.60%) CMS
5 34 (1.80%) SharePoint 2013
6 32 (1.70%) SharePoint 2010
7 29 (1.54%) IIS
8 26 (1.38%) JBoss
9 23 (1.22%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 23 (1.22%) SharePoint Server
10 22 (1.17%) WebLogic
11 21 (1.11%) Apache Spark
12 19 (1.01%) WebSphere
13 16 (0.85%) Apache
13 16 (0.85%) Cloud Foundry
13 16 (0.85%) Elasticsearch
14 15 (0.80%) Apache Pig
14 15 (0.80%) BizTalk Server
15 13 (0.69%) Drupal
15 13 (0.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 106 (5.62%) MS Visio
2 103 (5.46%) Microsoft Office
3 93 (4.93%) Microsoft Excel
4 36 (1.91%) Microsoft PowerPoint
5 21 (1.11%) Microsoft Project
6 15 (0.80%) Spreadsheet
7 7 (0.37%) Adobe Illustrator
8 6 (0.32%) Photoshop
9 5 (0.27%) InfoPath
9 5 (0.27%) OmniGraffle
10 4 (0.21%) SmartSuite
11 3 (0.16%) InDesign
12 2 (0.11%) AutoCAD
13 1 (0.053%) Adobe Creative Suite
13 1 (0.053%) HipChat
13 1 (0.053%) InVision
13 1 (0.053%) Siemens NX
13 1 (0.053%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 67 (3.55%) Dynamics CRM
2 31 (1.64%) Oracle EBS
2 31 (1.64%) Unit4 Business World
3 22 (1.17%) Oracle BPM
4 20 (1.06%) Oracle EBS R12
5 19 (1.01%) Salesforce.com CRM
6 18 (0.95%) Dynamics AX
7 17 (0.90%) Oracle Applications
8 14 (0.74%) Oracle Payables
9 11 (0.58%) Oracle ERP
10 9 (0.48%) Oracle Receivables
11 8 (0.42%) iTrent
11 8 (0.42%) Oracle Cash Management
11 8 (0.42%) Oracle General Ledger
11 8 (0.42%) Oracle Internet Expenses
11 8 (0.42%) Oracle iProcurement
11 8 (0.42%) RMDS
11 8 (0.42%) Teamcenter
12 7 (0.37%) Endur
12 7 (0.37%) Pega PRPC
Cloud Services
1 82 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
2 57 (3.02%) Microsoft Azure
3 41 (2.18%) GitHub
4 39 (2.07%) Office 365
5 28 (1.49%) PaaS
6 23 (1.22%) Amazon EC2
7 18 (0.95%) IaaS
8 17 (0.90%) AWS Lambda
8 17 (0.90%) SaaS
9 15 (0.80%) Google Analytics
10 14 (0.74%) OpenShift
11 13 (0.69%) Datadog
12 9 (0.48%) OneDrive
13 8 (0.42%) Dynamics 365
14 7 (0.37%) Trello
14 7 (0.37%) Virtual Private Cloud
15 6 (0.32%) Salesforce Service Cloud
16 5 (0.27%) Google Cloud Platform
16 5 (0.27%) Taleo
17 4 (0.21%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
Communications & Networking
1 53 (2.81%) LDAP
2 42 (2.23%) Internet
3 35 (1.86%) HTTP
4 22 (1.17%) Firewall
5 20 (1.06%) Intranet
6 17 (0.90%) VPN
7 16 (0.85%) DNS
7 16 (0.85%) Extranet
8 13 (0.69%) WAN
9 12 (0.64%) FTP
9 12 (0.64%) Network Security
9 12 (0.64%) SMS
10 10 (0.53%) SSL
10 10 (0.53%) Wireless
11 8 (0.42%) Broadband
11 8 (0.42%) SSH
12 7 (0.37%) Cisco ASA
12 7 (0.37%) Unified Communications
13 6 (0.32%) 4G
13 6 (0.32%) Reverse Proxy
Database & Business Intelligence
1 146 (7.75%) SQL Server
2 113 (5.99%) Relational Database
3 65 (3.45%) Data Warehouse
4 63 (3.34%) Big Data
5 49 (2.60%) MongoDB
6 39 (2.07%) Hadoop
7 36 (1.91%) Redis
8 34 (1.80%) SQL Server Reporting Services
9 30 (1.59%) PostgreSQL
10 28 (1.49%) Oracle Database
11 24 (1.27%) MySQL
11 24 (1.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 21 (1.11%) NoSQL
12 21 (1.11%) QlikView
12 21 (1.11%) RDBMS
13 19 (1.01%) BusinessObjects
14 18 (0.95%) Apache Hive
14 18 (0.95%) SQL Server 2008
14 18 (0.95%) SQL Server 2012
15 17 (0.90%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 166 (8.81%) Git (software)
2 147 (7.80%) JIRA
3 93 (4.93%) Jenkins
4 67 (3.55%) Visual Studio
5 65 (3.45%) Team Foundation Server
6 57 (3.02%) Maven
7 46 (2.44%) Subversion
8 26 (1.38%) JUnit
8 26 (1.38%) TeamCity
9 25 (1.33%) Mocha
9 25 (1.33%) Selenium
10 24 (1.27%) NUnit
10 24 (1.27%) Protractor
11 23 (1.22%) Karma Test Runner
12 22 (1.17%) GitLab
13 21 (1.11%) Sonatype Nexus
14 19 (1.01%) Atlassian Bamboo
15 18 (0.95%) Oracle Forms
16 17 (0.90%) gulp
17 15 (0.80%) webpack
General
1 521 (27.64%) Finance
2 236 (12.52%) Banking
3 88 (4.67%) Investment Banking
4 84 (4.46%) Retail
5 71 (3.77%) Front Office
6 59 (3.13%) Marketing
7 58 (3.08%) Financial Institution
8 56 (2.97%) Legal
9 54 (2.86%) Telecoms
10 45 (2.39%) Back Office
11 36 (1.91%) Manufacturing
12 24 (1.27%) Advertising
13 23 (1.22%) Retail Banking
14 22 (1.17%) Publishing
15 21 (1.11%) Local Government
16 16 (0.85%) Billing
16 16 (0.85%) General Ledger
17 12 (0.64%) Law
18 11 (0.58%) Electronics
18 11 (0.58%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 622 (33.00%) Developer
2 438 (23.24%) Analyst
3 240 (12.73%) Business Analyst
4 205 (10.88%) Consultant
5 141 (7.48%) Architect
6 113 (5.99%) Java Developer
7 68 (3.61%) Workflow Analyst
8 62 (3.29%) Project Manager
9 56 (2.97%) ServiceNow Developer
10 53 (2.81%) Solutions Architect
11 51 (2.71%) Administrator
11 51 (2.71%) Senior Developer
12 47 (2.49%) Systems Analyst
13 45 (2.39%) SharePoint Developer
14 43 (2.28%) DevOps Engineer
15 40 (2.12%) SAP Developer
16 39 (2.07%) CRM Developer
16 39 (2.07%) Designer
16 39 (2.07%) JavaScript Developer
17 36 (1.91%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 289 (15.33%) HTML
2 224 (11.88%) CSS
3 210 (11.14%) .NET
4 204 (10.82%) Web Services
5 162 (8.59%) XML
6 122 (6.47%) HTML5
7 110 (5.84%) REST
8 104 (5.52%) SOAP
9 87 (4.62%) AngularJS
10 85 (4.51%) Spring
11 67 (3.55%) Node.js
12 63 (3.34%) Hibernate
12 63 (3.34%) jQuery
13 61 (3.24%) RESTful
14 54 (2.86%) CSS3
15 50 (2.65%) .NET Framework
16 44 (2.33%) ASP.NET
16 44 (2.33%) JMS
17 42 (2.23%) React
17 42 (2.23%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 246 (13.05%) Analytical Skills
2 118 (6.26%) User Experience
3 80 (4.24%) Management Information System
4 70 (3.71%) Derivative
5 68 (3.61%) Computer Science
6 64 (3.40%) Fixed Income
7 53 (2.81%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
8 40 (2.12%) CMDB
9 35 (1.86%) Virtual Team
10 30 (1.59%) Mobile App
11 28 (1.49%) Equities
12 24 (1.27%) Data Centre
13 20 (1.06%) NHS
14 19 (1.01%) Data Structures
14 19 (1.01%) Greenfield Project
15 17 (0.90%) Enterprise Software
15 17 (0.90%) Equity Derivative
15 17 (0.90%) Fintech
16 15 (0.80%) Reinsurance
17 14 (0.74%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 129 (6.84%) Linux
2 122 (6.47%) Unix
3 113 (5.99%) Windows
4 23 (1.22%) Windows Server
5 17 (0.90%) Apple iOS
6 15 (0.80%) Windows Server 2008
7 14 (0.74%) Android
7 14 (0.74%) Windows 7
8 11 (0.58%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (0.53%) Windows Server 2012
10 7 (0.37%) Solaris
11 6 (0.32%) AIX
12 5 (0.27%) Mac OS X
12 5 (0.27%) Windows 10
12 5 (0.27%) Windows Server 2003
13 4 (0.21%) Windows Vista
14 3 (0.16%) CentOS
14 3 (0.16%) Windows Mobile
14 3 (0.16%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.11%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 517 (27.43%) Agile Software Development
2 182 (9.66%) Business Analysis
3 181 (9.60%) Scrum
4 169 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
5 158 (8.38%) Project Management
6 148 (7.85%) CRM
7 142 (7.53%) SDLC
7 142 (7.53%) User Acceptance Testing
8 129 (6.84%) Continuous Integration
9 128 (6.79%) ITIL
10 122 (6.47%) TDD
11 120 (6.37%) Data Modelling
12 119 (6.31%) DevOps
13 113 (5.99%) Migration
14 109 (5.78%) Use Case
15 108 (5.73%) Stakeholder Management
16 106 (5.62%) Test Automation
17 104 (5.52%) Analytics
18 100 (5.31%) ERP
19 88 (4.67%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 431 (22.86%) SQL
2 348 (18.46%) Java
3 317 (16.82%) JavaScript
4 161 (8.54%) C#
5 90 (4.77%) PowerShell
6 87 (4.62%) Python
7 51 (2.71%) PL/SQL
8 50 (2.65%) ABAP
9 46 (2.44%) Perl
10 40 (2.12%) Bash Shell
10 40 (2.12%) Ruby
11 39 (2.07%) C
12 34 (1.80%) Scala
13 31 (1.64%) VBA
14 26 (1.38%) T-SQL
15 25 (1.33%) VB
16 23 (1.22%) C++
17 19 (1.01%) ES6
18 16 (0.85%) Apex Code
19 15 (0.80%) Go
Qualifications
1 187 (9.92%) Degree
2 151 (8.01%) Security Cleared
3 92 (4.88%) SC Cleared
4 30 (1.59%) Microsoft Certification
5 28 (1.49%) Computer Science Degree
6 24 (1.27%) ISEB
7 21 (1.11%) DV Cleared
8 17 (0.90%) PMI Certification
9 15 (0.80%) ISTQB
10 13 (0.69%) BPSS Clearance
11 11 (0.58%) HND
12 10 (0.53%) ITIL Certification
12 10 (0.53%) PMP
13 8 (0.42%) Master's Degree
14 7 (0.37%) MCSE
14 7 (0.37%) Siebel Certification
15 6 (0.32%) IIBA
15 6 (0.32%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
15 6 (0.32%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
16 5 (0.27%) Six Sigma Green Belt
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 103 (5.46%) QA
2 28 (1.49%) SLA
3 27 (1.43%) PMO
4 26 (1.38%) MiFID
5 19 (1.01%) Data Quality
6 13 (0.69%) GDPR
7 6 (0.32%) Disclosure Scotland
8 5 (0.27%) Dodd-Frank
8 5 (0.27%) Sarbanes-Oxley
9 4 (0.21%) GxP
9 4 (0.21%) WCAG
10 3 (0.16%) EMIR
11 2 (0.11%) Basel III
11 2 (0.11%) FATCA
11 2 (0.11%) HL7
11 2 (0.11%) IFRS
11 2 (0.11%) PCI DSS
12 1 (0.053%) IFRS 9
12 1 (0.053%) ISO/IEC 20000
12 1 (0.053%) SNOMED CT
System Software
1 52 (2.76%) Docker
2 46 (2.44%) Active Directory
3 21 (1.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 16 (0.85%) Apache Flume
5 6 (0.32%) Hyper-V
5 6 (0.32%) vSphere
6 5 (0.27%) HDFS
6 5 (0.27%) Virtual Machines
7 4 (0.21%) vCloud
8 3 (0.16%) KVM
8 3 (0.16%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (0.16%) XenApp
8 3 (0.16%) XenDesktop
9 2 (0.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 2 (0.11%) Microsoft App-V
9 2 (0.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
9 2 (0.11%) NFS
9 2 (0.11%) Openswan
9 2 (0.11%) pfSense
9 2 (0.11%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 59 (3.13%) Ansible
2 55 (2.92%) Puppet
3 38 (2.02%) Opscode Chef
4 33 (1.75%) Terraform
5 17 (0.90%) Kubernetes
5 17 (0.90%) Salt
5 17 (0.90%) vRealize
6 12 (0.64%) vCenter Server
7 11 (0.58%) ZABBIX
8 10 (0.53%) HP Quality Center
8 10 (0.53%) RSA Archer
9 9 (0.48%) SCCM
10 5 (0.27%) Docker Swarm
10 5 (0.27%) FortiGate
10 5 (0.27%) Mesos
10 5 (0.27%) Nagios
11 4 (0.21%) Dollar Universe
11 4 (0.21%) Forum Sentry
11 4 (0.21%) Icinga
11 4 (0.21%) Kibana
Vendors
1 284 (15.07%) Microsoft
2 234 (12.41%) Oracle
3 148 (7.85%) SAP
4 99 (5.25%) ServiceNow
5 60 (3.18%) IBM
6 51 (2.71%) Salesforce.com
7 46 (2.44%) VMware
8 43 (2.28%) HP
8 43 (2.28%) Nintex
8 43 (2.28%) TIBCO
9 36 (1.91%) Sybase
10 30 (1.59%) Pega
10 30 (1.59%) Tableau
11 29 (1.54%) Murex
12 28 (1.49%) Google
13 26 (1.38%) Informatica
14 21 (1.11%) Adobe
14 21 (1.11%) Reuters
15 20 (1.06%) Remedy
16 18 (0.95%) Siebel
Manchester, Lancashire
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
South West London
Digital Skills
Rate: Unspecified
Posted: Yesterday
Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: Yesterday
Edinburgh, Midlothian
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300.00 - £360.00 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Derby, Derbyshire
Blues Point Ltd
Rate: From £290 to £340 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
London
People Source Consulting
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
Opilio Recruitment
Rate: From £350 to £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
City, London
LA International
Rate: £500 - £585 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
North West
Morson International
Posted: Yesterday
Airdrie, Lanarkshire
TOM Vehicle Rental
Rate: From £350 to £400 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
East London
Coded People
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: Yesterday
London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: Yesterday
Glasgow, Lanarkshire
TEKsystems
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
West London
Lorien Resourcing
Rate: £370 - £419.50 per day +
Posted: 2 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago
Bristol, Avon
People Source Consulting
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
Norwich, Norfolk
Tec Partners
Rate: £65000.00 - £650000.00 per annum
Posted: 2 days ago
Erskine, Renfrewshire
Rullion
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
Pioneer Search
Rate: £650 - £700 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Scotland
Synergize Consulting
Posted: 4 days ago
City, London
E-synergy Solutions
Rate: £500 - £550 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Wigan
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: £400 - £401 per day + competitive
Posted: Yesterday
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Roc Search
Rate: £200 - £250 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Cheltenham, Gloucestershire
Blue Resourcing
Posted: 8 days ago
Milton Keynes, Buckinghamshire
Rullion
Posted: 5 days ago
London
Real Staffing
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
West London
RIVER ISLAND CLOTHING CO.LTD
Posted: 11 days ago
South West London
Lorien Resourcing
Posted: 5 days ago