The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
UK / England
Rank 556 593 549
Rank change year-on-year
+37 -44
Contract jobs citing WF 19 10 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.021% 0.088%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.073% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 30
Median daily rate £338 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.58% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £276 £388 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £455 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £425 £375
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13026 13752 12968
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.48% 28.79% 27.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 9123 9582 8672
Median daily rate £425 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.93% +1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 236 177
Median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £20.50 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £59.33 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the England 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 England

WF
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WF Daily Rate Trend in England

WF
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WF across the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017.

WF Daily Rate Histogram in England

WF
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WF across the England region.

WF Hourly Rate Trend in England

WF
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the England region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +20 8 £395 -1.25%
East of England +1 5 £338 -26.63% 1
West Midlands +5 2 - - 1
North West - 2 £400 - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £250 - 2
South West - 1 £280 - 1
WF
UK

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 England region with a requirement for WF.

1 22 (75.86%) C#
2 21 (72.41%) .NET
3 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET
4 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
5 15 (51.72%) WCF
6 14 (48.28%) Windows
7 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
8 10 (34.48%) Finance
9 9 (31.03%) IIS
9 9 (31.03%) Team Foundation Server
10 8 (27.59%) jQuery
10 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
10 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
11 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
11 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
11 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
11 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
11 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
11 7 (24.14%) XML
11 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
11 7 (24.14%) Workflow
12 6 (20.69%) MVC
12 6 (20.69%) SOA
12 6 (20.69%) CRM
12 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
12 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio Team System
12 6 (20.69%) TeamCity
12 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
12 6 (20.69%) Network Management
12 6 (20.69%) Dynamics CRM

WF
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 9 (31.03%) IIS
2 6 (20.69%) SharePoint
3 4 (13.79%) Skype for Business
4 2 (6.90%) NServiceBus
5 1 (3.45%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (3.45%) K2 blackpearl
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) InfoPath
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (20.69%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.79%) Google Analytics
1 4 (13.79%) Microsoft Azure
1 4 (13.79%) SaaS
2 3 (10.34%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (13.79%) Extranet
1 4 (13.79%) Internet
1 4 (13.79%) Intranet
2 3 (10.34%) VoIP
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (58.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 9 (31.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
3 6 (20.69%) CruiseControl
3 6 (20.69%) TeamCity
3 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio Team System
3 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 1 (3.45%) FxCop
4 1 (3.45%) Git (software)
4 1 (3.45%) MSTest
4 1 (3.45%) NUnit
4 1 (3.45%) Selenium
4 1 (3.45%) StyleCop
General
1 10 (34.48%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Telecoms
3 1 (3.45%) Banking
3 1 (3.45%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 14 (48.28%) Developer
2 6 (20.69%) SharePoint Developer
3 5 (17.24%) .NET Developer
4 3 (10.34%) Analyst
4 3 (10.34%) C# Developer
5 2 (6.90%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
5 2 (6.90%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
5 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
5 2 (6.90%) Project Manager
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
5 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
6 1 (3.45%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.45%) C# Architect
6 1 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) Senior Software Developer
6 1 (3.45%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (72.41%) .NET
2 19 (65.52%) ASP.NET
3 15 (51.72%) WCF
4 8 (27.59%) ASP.NET Web API
4 8 (27.59%) jQuery
5 7 (24.14%) XML
6 5 (17.24%) ASP.NET MVC
7 2 (6.90%) .NET Framework
7 2 (6.90%) Ajax
7 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
7 2 (6.90%) CSS
7 2 (6.90%) Web Services
8 1 (3.45%) ADO.NET
8 1 (3.45%) HTML
8 1 (3.45%) LINQ
8 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 1 (3.45%) MSMQ
8 1 (3.45%) RequireJS
8 1 (3.45%) Sass
8 1 (3.45%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (17.24%) Clustering
2 4 (13.79%) User Experience
3 3 (10.34%) Fintech
4 2 (6.90%) NHS
5 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 14 (48.28%) Windows
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server
2 7 (24.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (24.14%) Workflow
2 6 (20.69%) CRM
2 6 (20.69%) MVC
2 6 (20.69%) Network Management
2 6 (20.69%) SOA
2 6 (20.69%) Virtual Environments
3 5 (17.24%) Database Mirroring
4 4 (13.79%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (13.79%) Analytics
4 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
5 3 (10.34%) Data Entry
5 3 (10.34%) DevOps
5 3 (10.34%) Line Management
5 3 (10.34%) Scorecard
5 3 (10.34%) SDLC
5 3 (10.34%) TDD
6 2 (6.90%) Kanban
6 2 (6.90%) Logistics
6 2 (6.90%) Network Planning
6 2 (6.90%) Process Improvement
Programming Languages
1 22 (75.86%) C#
2 7 (24.14%) PowerShell
3 5 (17.24%) SQL
4 4 (13.79%) T-SQL
5 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
6 1 (3.45%) PL/SQL
6 1 (3.45%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 5 (17.24%) CCNA
1 5 (17.24%) CCNP
1 5 (17.24%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (17.24%) MCDBA
1 5 (17.24%) MCDST
1 5 (17.24%) MCITP
1 5 (17.24%) MCSA
1 5 (17.24%) MCSE
1 5 (17.24%) MCTS
1 5 (17.24%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (13.79%) Degree
3 2 (6.90%) Security Cleared
4 1 (3.45%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.90%) SLA
2 1 (3.45%) QA
System Software
1 7 (24.14%) Active Directory
1 7 (24.14%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 12 (41.38%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Google
2 4 (13.79%) Nintex
3 2 (6.90%) Nokia
4 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
4 1 (3.45%) Juniper
4 1 (3.45%) Oracle