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 January 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
24 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
UK / England
Rank 553 577 546
Rank change year-on-year
+24 -31
Contract jobs citing WF 15 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.036% 0.028% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.12% 0.097% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 8 25
Median daily rate £300 £538 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-44.18% +43.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £410 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £633 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £425 £335
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +26.86%
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
12901 13395 12488
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 31.06% 29.24% 27.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 8910 9355 8519
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
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 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 150 241 168
Median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £33.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +19.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.50 £20.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £57.00 £51.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £38.00 £33.50
% change year-on-year
-1.31% +13.43%

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 January 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 24 January 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
North West - 6 £400 - 3
East of England - 4 £338 - 1
London -1 3 £288 -54.00% 2
Yorkshire - 1 £250 - 1
South West - 1 £280 -
WF
UK

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 January 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 24 (82.76%) C#
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
3 19 (65.52%) Windows
4 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
5 15 (51.72%) Workflow
6 13 (44.83%) IIS
6 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
7 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Azure
9 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
9 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
10 9 (31.03%) WCF
10 9 (31.03%) jQuery
10 9 (31.03%) NServiceBus
10 9 (31.03%) TDD
10 9 (31.03%) Finance
10 9 (31.03%) Scrum
10 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
11 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
11 8 (27.59%) SQL
11 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
11 8 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
11 8 (27.59%) K2 blackpearl
11 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
11 8 (27.59%) Kanban
12 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
12 7 (24.14%) QA
12 7 (24.14%) Git (software)

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 13 (44.83%) IIS
2 9 (31.03%) NServiceBus
3 8 (27.59%) K2 blackpearl
4 7 (24.14%) SharePoint
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.45%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (17.24%) InfoPath
1 5 (17.24%) MS Excel
2 4 (13.79%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 3 (10.34%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (3.45%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 11 (37.93%) Microsoft Azure
2 10 (34.48%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (13.79%) Google Analytics
3 4 (13.79%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.24%) Internet
1 5 (17.24%) Intranet
2 4 (13.79%) Extranet
3 1 (3.45%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (68.97%) SQL Server
2 8 (27.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 1 (3.45%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (41.38%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (24.14%) Git (software)
2 7 (24.14%) Visual Studio
3 6 (20.69%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 3 (10.34%) CruiseControl
4 3 (10.34%) TeamCity
4 3 (10.34%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (3.45%) FxCop
5 1 (3.45%) Selenium
5 1 (3.45%) StyleCop
General
1 9 (31.03%) Finance
2 2 (6.90%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 19 (65.52%) Developer
2 11 (37.93%) .NET Developer
3 7 (24.14%) SharePoint Developer
3 7 (24.14%) SQL Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (13.79%) C# Developer
5 3 (10.34%) Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
6 2 (6.90%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
6 2 (6.90%) Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Infrastructure Team Leader
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
6 2 (6.90%) Team Leader
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (3.45%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) C# Architect
7 1 (3.45%) C# Software Developer
7 1 (3.45%) SharePoint Support
7 1 (3.45%) SQL Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (82.76%) .NET
2 16 (55.17%) ASP.NET
3 13 (44.83%) ASP.NET Web API
4 10 (34.48%) .NET Framework
5 9 (31.03%) jQuery
5 9 (31.03%) WCF
6 6 (20.69%) XML
7 4 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (10.34%) CSS
8 3 (10.34%) Web Services
9 2 (6.90%) Ajax
9 2 (6.90%) AngularJS
9 2 (6.90%) Entity Framework
9 2 (6.90%) JSON
10 1 (3.45%) ASP.NET MVC 3
10 1 (3.45%) LINQ
10 1 (3.45%) LINQ to SQL
10 1 (3.45%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 1 (3.45%) Razor View Engine
10 1 (3.45%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (13.79%) User Experience
2 3 (10.34%) Clustering
3 2 (6.90%) Fintech
3 2 (6.90%) NHS
4 1 (3.45%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
Operating Systems
1 19 (65.52%) Windows
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server
2 4 (13.79%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (51.72%) Workflow
2 10 (34.48%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (31.03%) Scrum
3 9 (31.03%) TDD
4 8 (27.59%) Automated Testing
4 8 (27.59%) Continuous Delivery
4 8 (27.59%) Kanban
4 8 (27.59%) Unit Testing
5 7 (24.14%) Pair Programming
6 6 (20.69%) SOA
7 5 (17.24%) Line Management
7 5 (17.24%) MVC
8 4 (13.79%) Analytics
8 4 (13.79%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (13.79%) Network Management
8 4 (13.79%) SDLC
8 4 (13.79%) Virtual Environments
9 3 (10.34%) CRM
9 3 (10.34%) Data Entry
9 3 (10.34%) DevOps
Programming Languages
1 24 (82.76%) C#
2 8 (27.59%) SQL
3 4 (13.79%) PowerShell
4 3 (10.34%) JavaScript
4 3 (10.34%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 7 (24.14%) Security Cleared
2 6 (20.69%) SC Cleared
3 4 (13.79%) Degree
4 3 (10.34%) CCNA
4 3 (10.34%) CCNP
4 3 (10.34%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (10.34%) MCDBA
4 3 (10.34%) MCDST
4 3 (10.34%) MCITP
4 3 (10.34%) MCSA
4 3 (10.34%) MCSE
4 3 (10.34%) MCTS
4 3 (10.34%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (24.14%) QA
2 1 (3.45%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 4 (13.79%) Active Directory
1 4 (13.79%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 9 (31.03%) Microsoft
2 4 (13.79%) Google
2 4 (13.79%) Nintex
3 1 (3.45%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.45%) Juniper
3 1 (3.45%) Oracle