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 28 January 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
28 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 516 472 431
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -41
Contract jobs citing WF 41 67 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.090% 0.15% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.33% 0.55% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 38 62
Average daily rate
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£419 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £302 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £515 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £388
% change year-on-year
- -9.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WF
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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
12432 12178 11781
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 27.27% 27.31% 28.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8435 7786 7583
Average daily rate £395 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £255 £260
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 174 252 317
Average hourly rate £33.50 £33.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.51% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.99 £13.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.55 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%

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 28 January 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 28 January 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +15 21 £475 +10.14% 6
South East -34 9 £320 -8.57% 7
Yorkshire -4 5 £300 - 3
North West -2 2 £350 - 3
West Midlands -1 1 £220 -22.46% 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
South West - - - - 1
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 85 (92.39%) .NET
2 80 (86.96%) C#
3 69 (75.00%) WCF
4 52 (56.52%) ASP.NET
5 51 (55.43%) SQL Server
6 49 (53.26%) Microsoft
7 46 (50.00%) Workflow
8 45 (48.91%) SQL
9 44 (47.83%) Windows
10 39 (42.39%) Web Services
11 38 (41.30%) .NET Framework
12 36 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
13 28 (30.43%) Visual Studio
14 27 (29.35%) XML
14 27 (29.35%) MVC
15 25 (27.17%) SharePoint
16 24 (26.09%) JavaScript
17 22 (23.91%) T-SQL
17 22 (23.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
18 21 (22.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
18 21 (22.83%) Finance
19 20 (21.74%) XSLT
20 19 (20.65%) PowerShell
20 19 (20.65%) Scrum
21 18 (19.57%) HTML
22 17 (18.48%) BizTalk Server
22 17 (18.48%) Team Foundation Server
22 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET MVC
22 17 (18.48%) SharePoint 2010
23 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 January 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 25 (27.17%) SharePoint
2 17 (18.48%) BizTalk Server
2 17 (18.48%) SharePoint 2010
3 8 (8.70%) SharePoint Server
4 6 (6.52%) CMS
5 3 (3.26%) IIS
6 1 (1.09%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.09%) Apache
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint Foundation
6 1 (1.09%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.09%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (14.13%) InfoPath
2 11 (11.96%) MS Excel
2 11 (11.96%) MS Office
3 2 (2.17%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (6.52%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (4.35%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.43%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (2.17%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (8.70%) Intranet
2 4 (4.35%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (55.43%) SQL Server
2 21 (22.83%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 16 (17.39%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (15.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 6 (6.52%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (5.43%) SQL Server 2008
7 4 (4.35%) EDRMS
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (4.35%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (3.26%) SQL Server 2005
9 2 (2.17%) PerformancePoint
9 2 (2.17%) Data Warehouse
9 2 (2.17%) MS Access
9 2 (2.17%) Oracle Database
9 2 (2.17%) Relational Database
10 1 (1.09%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (1.09%) RDBMS
10 1 (1.09%) Star Schema
10 1 (1.09%) Microsoft Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 28 (30.43%) Visual Studio
2 17 (18.48%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (15.22%) NUnit
4 8 (8.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (6.52%) MSBuild
5 6 (6.52%) MSTest
6 4 (4.35%) StyleCop
6 4 (4.35%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (3.26%) TeamCity
7 3 (3.26%) NDepend
7 3 (3.26%) NCover
7 3 (3.26%) NuGet
7 3 (3.26%) SpecFlow
7 3 (3.26%) ReSharper
8 2 (2.17%) JIRA
8 2 (2.17%) Subversion
8 2 (2.17%) Checkstyle
8 2 (2.17%) FindBugs
8 2 (2.17%) Moq
8 2 (2.17%) Ant
General
1 21 (22.83%) Finance
2 7 (7.61%) Banking
3 5 (5.43%) Investment Banking
4 3 (3.26%) Legal
5 2 (2.17%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.17%) Front Office
5 2 (2.17%) Back Office
6 1 (1.09%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 67 (72.83%) Developer
2 36 (39.13%) .NET Developer
3 20 (21.74%) C# Developer
3 20 (21.74%) SharePoint Developer
4 12 (13.04%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (9.78%) Consultant
6 7 (7.61%) Senior Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Web Developer
7 6 (6.52%) Applications Support
7 6 (6.52%) Architect
8 5 (5.43%) Analyst
8 5 (5.43%) SharePoint Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) Oracle Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) C# Web Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) Senior SharePoint Developer
9 4 (4.35%) Test Analyst
9 4 (4.35%) Programmer
9 4 (4.35%) Senior Consultant
9 4 (4.35%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 85 (92.39%) .NET
2 69 (75.00%) WCF
3 52 (56.52%) ASP.NET
4 39 (42.39%) Web Services
5 38 (41.30%) .NET Framework
6 27 (29.35%) XML
7 22 (23.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 20 (21.74%) XSLT
9 18 (19.57%) HTML
10 17 (18.48%) ASP.NET MVC
11 12 (13.04%) WPF
12 10 (10.87%) CSS
12 10 (10.87%) WinForms
13 9 (9.78%) AppFabric
13 9 (9.78%) Silverlight
13 9 (9.78%) NHibernate
14 8 (8.70%) jQuery
15 7 (7.61%) REST
16 5 (5.43%) XHTML
16 5 (5.43%) ADO.NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (10.87%) Analytical Skills
2 7 (7.61%) Credit Risk
3 5 (5.43%) Grid Computing
4 4 (4.35%) Market Risk
5 3 (3.26%) Open Source
5 3 (3.26%) Inversion of Control
6 2 (2.17%) Management Information System
7 1 (1.09%) User Experience
7 1 (1.09%) Kindle
7 1 (1.09%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (1.09%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 44 (47.83%) Windows
2 4 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (3.26%) UNIX
4 1 (1.09%) AIX
4 1 (1.09%) HPUX
4 1 (1.09%) Solaris
4 1 (1.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (50.00%) Workflow
2 36 (39.13%) Agile Software Development
3 27 (29.35%) MVC
4 19 (20.65%) Scrum
5 12 (13.04%) TDD
5 12 (13.04%) Business Intelligence
6 11 (11.96%) Continuous Integration
7 10 (10.87%) Analytics
8 9 (9.78%) OO
9 6 (6.52%) Document Management
9 6 (6.52%) UML
9 6 (6.52%) CRM
10 5 (5.43%) E-Commerce
10 5 (5.43%) Data Modelling
10 5 (5.43%) OOD
10 5 (5.43%) MVVM
10 5 (5.43%) BDD
10 5 (5.43%) Time Management
11 4 (4.35%) Technical Architecture
11 4 (4.35%) ATDD
Programming Languages
1 80 (86.96%) C#
2 45 (48.91%) SQL
3 24 (26.09%) JavaScript
4 22 (23.91%) T-SQL
5 19 (20.65%) PowerShell
6 11 (11.96%) VB.NET
7 8 (8.70%) C++
8 6 (6.52%) Java
9 5 (5.43%) PL/SQL
9 5 (5.43%) VB
10 3 (3.26%) VB6
11 2 (2.17%) F#
11 2 (2.17%) Shell Script
11 2 (2.17%) Perl
11 2 (2.17%) Python
12 1 (1.09%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (8.70%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.52%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (4.35%) MCSA
4 3 (3.26%) DV Cleared
5 2 (2.17%) MCP
6 1 (1.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (1.09%) ISEB
6 1 (1.09%) SC Cleared
6 1 (1.09%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (1.09%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.35%) QA
2 1 (1.09%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 2 (2.17%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (1.09%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 49 (53.26%) Microsoft
2 10 (10.87%) Oracle
3 4 (4.35%) Kofax
4 3 (3.26%) Sitecore
5 2 (2.17%) Atlassian
5 2 (2.17%) Perforce
5 2 (2.17%) Sybase
5 2 (2.17%) Nintex
6 1 (1.09%) CODA
6 1 (1.09%) Telerik
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