The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 1 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank - - 57
Contract jobs citing WF 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham - - 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 1.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £280
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £339 £375
% change year-on-year
+14.15% -9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
WF
West Midlands

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
199 188 169
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 26.12% 29.33% 25.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 112 132 81
Average daily rate £350 £288 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.73% -8.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 3
Average hourly rate £27.50 - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WF across the Birmingham region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WF Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WF
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WF across the Birmingham region.

WF Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

WF
Top 27 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing WF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WF.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Couchbase
2 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
2 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
3 1 (25.00%) InfoPath
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
3 1 (25.00%) Subversion

WF
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 1 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing WF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Couchbase
1 2 (50.00%) MongoDB
1 2 (50.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (25.00%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Developer
4 1 (25.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) WPF
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft