The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 559 488 481
Rank change year-on-year
-71 -7
Contract jobs citing WF 27 67 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.053% 0.14% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.19% 0.50% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 50 56
Average daily rate
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£500 £410 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.95% -0.60%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £313 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £480 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £319 £375
% change year-on-year
+88.23% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
14076 13491 12666
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.78% 28.17% 28.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 9611 8873 8150
Average daily rate £388 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £268 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 209 195 315
Average hourly rate £38.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £22.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £48.84
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WF across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 3 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the England region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -42 14 £494 +9.72% 4
East of England +3 5 £300 -29.41%
Yorkshire -19 4 £600 +60.00% 1
South West -13 2 £363 +13.72% 1
South East -15 2 £525 +68.00% 2
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 83 (95.40%) .NET
2 76 (87.36%) C#
3 55 (63.22%) .NET Framework
4 53 (60.92%) Agile Software Development
5 52 (59.77%) WCF
6 49 (56.32%) Workflow
7 45 (51.72%) ASP.NET
8 41 (47.13%) Windows
9 39 (44.83%) Entity Framework
10 36 (41.38%) SQL Server
11 35 (40.23%) SQL
11 35 (40.23%) MVC
12 33 (37.93%) Web Services
13 31 (35.63%) WPF
14 29 (33.33%) Scrum
15 27 (31.03%) Unit Testing
15 27 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
16 24 (27.59%) TDD
17 23 (26.44%) Finance
18 22 (25.29%) Security Cleared
19 21 (24.14%) JavaScript
19 21 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
20 20 (22.99%) XML
20 20 (22.99%) Visual Studio
21 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
22 17 (19.54%) WinForms
22 17 (19.54%) Team Foundation Server
23 14 (16.09%) BDD
23 14 (16.09%) SOA
24 13 (14.94%) HTML

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 21 (24.14%) BizTalk Server
2 8 (9.20%) CMS
3 5 (5.75%) SharePoint
4 4 (4.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (1.15%) Node.js
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.15%) IIS
5 1 (1.15%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (1.15%) WebSphere
Applications
1 4 (4.60%) MS Excel
1 4 (4.60%) InfoPath
2 2 (2.30%) MS Project
3 1 (1.15%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (2.30%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (3.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (1.15%) GSM
1 1 (1.15%) Intranet
1 1 (1.15%) SMPP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 36 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 9 (10.34%) Relational Database
3 5 (5.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (5.75%) Oracle Database
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (4.60%) RDBMS
5 2 (2.30%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (2.30%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.15%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.15%) Star Schema
6 1 (1.15%) EDRMS
6 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 20 (22.99%) Visual Studio
2 17 (19.54%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.05%) Rhino Mocks
3 7 (8.05%) NUnit
4 5 (5.75%) Git (software)
5 4 (4.60%) Visual Studio Team System
6 2 (2.30%) MSTest
6 2 (2.30%) SoapUI
7 1 (1.15%) FindBugs
7 1 (1.15%) SpecFlow
7 1 (1.15%) TeamCity
7 1 (1.15%) Ant
7 1 (1.15%) JUnit
7 1 (1.15%) Checkstyle
7 1 (1.15%) JIRA
General
1 23 (26.44%) Finance
2 6 (6.90%) Banking
3 4 (4.60%) Telecoms
4 3 (3.45%) Back Office
5 2 (2.30%) Military
6 1 (1.15%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.15%) Retail
Job Titles
1 72 (82.76%) Developer
2 41 (47.13%) .NET Developer
3 25 (28.74%) C# Developer
4 13 (14.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (10.34%) Architect
6 6 (6.90%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.90%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.75%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (5.75%) Web Developer
7 5 (5.75%) SharePoint Developer
8 4 (4.60%) AWS Developer
8 4 (4.60%) Technical Architect
8 4 (4.60%) Applications Developer
8 4 (4.60%) SQL Developer
9 3 (3.45%) .NET Web Developer
9 3 (3.45%) Programmer
9 3 (3.45%) Senior .NET Developer
9 3 (3.45%) C# Web Developer
10 2 (2.30%) AWS Architect
10 2 (2.30%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 83 (95.40%) .NET
2 55 (63.22%) .NET Framework
3 52 (59.77%) WCF
4 45 (51.72%) ASP.NET
5 39 (44.83%) Entity Framework
6 33 (37.93%) Web Services
7 31 (35.63%) WPF
8 27 (31.03%) ASP.NET MVC
9 20 (22.99%) XML
10 17 (19.54%) WinForms
11 13 (14.94%) HTML
11 13 (14.94%) LINQ
12 12 (13.79%) ADO.NET
13 11 (12.64%) CSS
14 10 (11.49%) jQuery
15 8 (9.20%) NHibernate
15 8 (9.20%) ASP.NET MVC 2
15 8 (9.20%) DAO
16 6 (6.90%) JSON
17 5 (5.75%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 8 (9.20%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (2.30%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.15%) NHS
3 1 (1.15%) Derivative
3 1 (1.15%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.15%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 41 (47.13%) Windows
2 5 (5.75%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (60.92%) Agile Software Development
2 49 (56.32%) Workflow
3 35 (40.23%) MVC
4 29 (33.33%) Scrum
5 27 (31.03%) Unit Testing
6 24 (27.59%) TDD
7 14 (16.09%) SOA
7 14 (16.09%) BDD
8 10 (11.49%) UML
9 9 (10.34%) Continuous Integration
9 9 (10.34%) Technical Architecture
10 8 (9.20%) OO
10 8 (9.20%) Project Management
10 8 (9.20%) Time Management
11 6 (6.90%) Continuous Delivery
12 4 (4.60%) Build Automation
12 4 (4.60%) Stakeholder Management
12 4 (4.60%) Release Management
12 4 (4.60%) Business Intelligence
12 4 (4.60%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 76 (87.36%) C#
2 35 (40.23%) SQL
3 21 (24.14%) JavaScript
4 11 (12.64%) T-SQL
5 9 (10.34%) VB
6 7 (8.05%) VB.NET
6 7 (8.05%) VB6
6 7 (8.05%) PowerShell
7 2 (2.30%) VBA
7 2 (2.30%) C++
7 2 (2.30%) Java
8 1 (1.15%) Perl
8 1 (1.15%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.15%) Python
8 1 (1.15%) FoxPro (VFP)
8 1 (1.15%) F#
8 1 (1.15%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (25.29%) Security Cleared
2 10 (11.49%) SC Cleared
3 7 (8.05%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.30%) MCP
5 1 (1.15%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (6.90%) QA
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 9001
2 1 (1.15%) ISO 8583
Vendors
1 19 (21.84%) Microsoft
2 12 (13.79%) Oracle
3 6 (6.90%) Sybase
4 4 (4.60%) IBM
5 2 (2.30%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.15%) Nintex
6 1 (1.15%) Kofax
6 1 (1.15%) Perforce
6 1 (1.15%) Atlassian
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