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 24 May 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 594 569 510
Rank change year-on-year
-25 -59
Contract jobs citing WF 23 40 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.081% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.30% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 32 52
Median daily rate £478 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+31.86% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £300 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £499 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £328 £388
% change year-on-year
+31.09% -15.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
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UK

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
13883 13405 13421
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.27% 27.25% 27.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 9936 8943 9036
Median daily rate £425 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 153 184 164
Median hourly rate £33.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £16.43 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £47.88 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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 24 May 2016.

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 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -12 19 £493 +25.60% 5
Yorkshire +9 2 £430 -28.33% 1
South West -10 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
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UK

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 England region with a requirement for WF.

1 31 (93.94%) .NET
2 29 (87.88%) WCF
3 26 (78.79%) C#
4 21 (63.64%) SQL
4 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
5 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
6 17 (51.52%) Workflow
7 16 (48.48%) Finance
7 16 (48.48%) .NET Framework
8 15 (45.45%) WPF
9 14 (42.42%) Oracle
10 13 (39.39%) MVC
11 12 (36.36%) HTML
11 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
11 12 (36.36%) Windows
12 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
13 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (30.30%) REST
14 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
15 8 (24.24%) UML
15 8 (24.24%) CSS
15 8 (24.24%) XML
15 8 (24.24%) SOA
15 8 (24.24%) WinForms
16 7 (21.21%) NUnit
16 7 (21.21%) Ajax
16 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
16 7 (21.21%) Sybase
17 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL

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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 5 (15.15%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (12.12%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (12.12%) SharePoint
3 2 (6.06%) IIS
4 1 (3.03%) NServiceBus
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (3.03%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (3.03%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (6.06%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.03%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (12.12%) Boomi
2 1 (3.03%) GitHub
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.03%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.03%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (63.64%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.12%) Relational Database
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (12.12%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (6.06%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (6.06%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (6.06%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (6.06%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.03%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (3.03%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.03%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.21%) NUnit
1 7 (21.21%) Visual Studio
2 5 (15.15%) MSTest
2 5 (15.15%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (6.06%) Subversion
3 2 (6.06%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (3.03%) CruiseControl
4 1 (3.03%) FxCop
4 1 (3.03%) Jenkins
4 1 (3.03%) MorphX
4 1 (3.03%) QUnit
4 1 (3.03%) Selenium
4 1 (3.03%) StyleCop
4 1 (3.03%) TeamCity
4 1 (3.03%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 16 (48.48%) Finance
2 5 (15.15%) Banking
3 3 (9.09%) Investment Banking
4 2 (6.06%) Advertising
5 1 (3.03%) Front Office
5 1 (3.03%) Marketing
5 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 23 (69.70%) Developer
2 16 (48.48%) C# Developer
3 9 (27.27%) .NET Developer
4 6 (18.18%) Architect
5 5 (15.15%) Technical Architect
6 4 (12.12%) BizTalk Architect
6 4 (12.12%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
6 4 (12.12%) WPF Developer
7 3 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (9.09%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (9.09%) Full Stack Developer
8 2 (6.06%) .NET Applications Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Applications Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (6.06%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior C# Developer
8 2 (6.06%) Senior Developer
8 2 (6.06%) SQL Developer
9 1 (3.03%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (93.94%) .NET
2 29 (87.88%) WCF
3 19 (57.58%) ASP.NET
4 16 (48.48%) .NET Framework
5 15 (45.45%) WPF
6 12 (36.36%) HTML
7 10 (30.30%) REST
8 9 (27.27%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (24.24%) CSS
9 8 (24.24%) WinForms
9 8 (24.24%) XML
10 7 (21.21%) Ajax
11 6 (18.18%) jQuery
12 5 (15.15%) HTML5
13 4 (12.12%) AngularJS
13 4 (12.12%) EDI
13 4 (12.12%) KnockoutJS
13 4 (12.12%) RAML
13 4 (12.12%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 4 (12.12%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.12%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
1 4 (12.12%) Video on Demand
2 3 (9.09%) User Experience
3 2 (6.06%) Credit Risk
3 2 (6.06%) Grid Computing
3 2 (6.06%) Market Risk
3 2 (6.06%) Mobile App
3 2 (6.06%) N-Tier
3 2 (6.06%) W3C
4 1 (3.03%) Clustering
4 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.03%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.03%) Hedge funds
4 1 (3.03%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 12 (36.36%) Windows
2 2 (6.06%) Windows Server
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (3.03%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (51.52%) Workflow
2 13 (39.39%) MVC
3 10 (30.30%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (24.24%) SOA
4 8 (24.24%) UML
5 6 (18.18%) MVVM
5 6 (18.18%) TDD
6 5 (15.15%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (15.15%) SDLC
6 5 (15.15%) Unit Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 4 (12.12%) Multithreading
7 4 (12.12%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (12.12%) SOLID
7 4 (12.12%) YAGNI
8 3 (9.09%) Migration
9 2 (6.06%) Automated Testing
9 2 (6.06%) Data Modelling
9 2 (6.06%) E-business
9 2 (6.06%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 26 (78.79%) C#
2 21 (63.64%) SQL
3 12 (36.36%) JavaScript
4 9 (27.27%) T-SQL
5 6 (18.18%) PL/SQL
6 3 (9.09%) C
6 3 (9.09%) VB.NET
7 2 (6.06%) PowerShell
8 1 (3.03%) VB
8 1 (3.03%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (9.09%) Security Cleared
2 2 (6.06%) MCSE
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.03%) CCNA
3 1 (3.03%) CCNP
3 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (3.03%) Degree
3 1 (3.03%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.03%) MCDBA
3 1 (3.03%) MCDST
3 1 (3.03%) MCITP
3 1 (3.03%) MCSA
3 1 (3.03%) MCTS
3 1 (3.03%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.03%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (3.03%) Active Directory
1 1 (3.03%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.03%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (3.03%) MIIS
1 1 (3.03%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (42.42%) Oracle
2 11 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 7 (21.21%) Sybase
4 4 (12.12%) Dell
4 4 (12.12%) NetSuite
5 2 (6.06%) DevExpress
6 1 (3.03%) JD Edwards
6 1 (3.03%) Nintex
6 1 (3.03%) Nokia
6 1 (3.03%) Salesforce.com
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