The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 30 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 171 186 209
Rank change year-on-year
+15 +23
Contract jobs citing WF 1 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.029% 0.043% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.084% 0.14% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Median daily rate - £498 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £406 £400 £388
% change year-on-year
+1.56% +3.22%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WF
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1193 1440 1758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.89% 31.24% 29.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 1011 1198 1343
Median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £34.25
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +9.48%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London region citing WF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WF Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WF
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

WF Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 30 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for WF.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) Back Office
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) Finance
3 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
3 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) NetSuite
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) Change Control
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
3 1 (33.33%) Boomi
3 1 (33.33%) SDLC

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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 (33.33%) BizTalk Server
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2010
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Server
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Internet
1 1 (33.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
General
1 1 (33.33%) Back Office
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) .NET Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) BizTalk Architect
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (33.33%) SharePoint Support
2 1 (33.33%) SOA Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) EDI
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) LINQ
3 1 (33.33%) REST
3 1 (33.33%) WCF
3 1 (33.33%) WSDL
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) XML Messaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Workflow
2 1 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Integration Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Reverse Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) SDLC
2 1 (33.33%) SOA
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Test Planning
2 1 (33.33%) UML
2 1 (33.33%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) C#
1 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
1 1 (33.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Dell
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 1 (33.33%) NetSuite