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 June 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
26 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 598 600 519
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -81
Contract jobs citing WF 19 26 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.039% 0.051% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.13% 0.18% 0.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 54
Median daily rate £450 £481 £416
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.49% +15.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £335 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £600 £493
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £450 £325
% change year-on-year
-8.88% +38.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WF
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
14100 14143 13715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 28.96% 27.87% 28.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 10060 9644 9080
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 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £570 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 163 197 199
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.87% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.50 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.75 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.62% +14.28%

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 June 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 26 June 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 +15 14 £481 -1.33% 3
Yorkshire -1 5 £410 -31.66% 1
WF
UK

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 26 June 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 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 33 (84.62%) WCF
3 30 (76.92%) C#
4 22 (56.41%) SQL
5 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
5 20 (51.28%) Workflow
6 19 (48.72%) WPF
7 17 (43.59%) .NET Framework
7 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET
8 16 (41.03%) Oracle
8 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
8 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
9 15 (38.46%) HTML
10 14 (35.90%) Finance
11 13 (33.33%) Windows
12 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
12 12 (30.77%) WinForms
12 12 (30.77%) TDD
13 11 (28.21%) MVC
13 11 (28.21%) SOA
13 11 (28.21%) REST
14 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
15 8 (20.51%) UML
15 8 (20.51%) CSS
15 8 (20.51%) XML
15 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
15 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
16 7 (17.95%) Sybase
16 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
16 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC

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 5 (12.82%) BizTalk Server
1 5 (12.82%) Oracle Workflow
2 4 (10.26%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
4 1 (2.56%) NServiceBus
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (2.56%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (2.56%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.26%) Boomi
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.56%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.56%) GitHub
3 1 (2.56%) Office 365
3 1 (2.56%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.13%) SMS
2 1 (2.56%) Intranet
2 1 (2.56%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (51.28%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.26%) Relational Database
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (7.69%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (5.13%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.56%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (20.51%) Visual Studio
2 5 (12.82%) NUnit
2 5 (12.82%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.26%) MSTest
4 1 (2.56%) CruiseControl
4 1 (2.56%) FxCop
4 1 (2.56%) Jenkins
4 1 (2.56%) MorphX
4 1 (2.56%) Selenium
4 1 (2.56%) StyleCop
4 1 (2.56%) Subversion
4 1 (2.56%) TeamCity
4 1 (2.56%) TortoiseSVN
4 1 (2.56%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (35.90%) Finance
2 5 (12.82%) Banking
3 3 (7.69%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.13%) Advertising
5 1 (2.56%) Back Office
5 1 (2.56%) Front Office
5 1 (2.56%) Marketing
5 1 (2.56%) Retail
5 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (71.79%) Developer
2 19 (48.72%) C# Developer
3 13 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 6 (15.38%) Architect
5 5 (12.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (12.82%) Technical Architect
6 4 (10.26%) BizTalk Architect
6 4 (10.26%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (10.26%) Software Developer
6 4 (10.26%) SQL Developer
6 4 (10.26%) WPF Developer
7 3 (7.69%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (7.69%) C# WCF Developer
7 3 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (7.69%) WCF Developer
8 2 (5.13%) .NET Applications Developer
8 2 (5.13%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Application Developer
8 2 (5.13%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (5.13%) PL/SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (92.31%) .NET
2 33 (84.62%) WCF
3 19 (48.72%) WPF
4 17 (43.59%) .NET Framework
4 17 (43.59%) ASP.NET
5 15 (38.46%) HTML
6 12 (30.77%) WinForms
7 11 (28.21%) REST
8 8 (20.51%) CSS
8 8 (20.51%) XML
9 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (17.95%) HTML5
10 6 (15.38%) Ajax
11 5 (12.82%) jQuery
11 5 (12.82%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (12.82%) RAML
11 5 (12.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (10.26%) EDI
12 4 (10.26%) Entity Framework
12 4 (10.26%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Video on Demand
2 4 (10.26%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (7.69%) User Experience
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Credit Risk
4 2 (5.13%) Grid Computing
4 2 (5.13%) Market Risk
4 2 (5.13%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.56%) Clustering
5 1 (2.56%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.56%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.56%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.56%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (2.56%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (33.33%) Windows
2 2 (5.13%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (51.28%) Workflow
2 16 (41.03%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (30.77%) TDD
4 11 (28.21%) MVC
4 11 (28.21%) SOA
5 9 (23.08%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (20.51%) UML
7 7 (17.95%) MVVM
8 6 (15.38%) SDLC
9 5 (12.82%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
9 5 (12.82%) SOLID
9 5 (12.82%) YAGNI
10 4 (10.26%) Multithreading
10 4 (10.26%) Reverse Engineering
10 4 (10.26%) Unit Testing
11 3 (7.69%) BDD
11 3 (7.69%) Domain-Driven Design
11 3 (7.69%) Kanban
11 3 (7.69%) Migration
11 3 (7.69%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 30 (76.92%) C#
2 22 (56.41%) SQL
3 16 (41.03%) JavaScript
4 8 (20.51%) PL/SQL
5 7 (17.95%) T-SQL
6 3 (7.69%) C
6 3 (7.69%) VB.NET
7 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.56%) VB
8 1 (2.56%) X++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) CCNA
3 1 (2.56%) CCNP
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.56%) MCDST
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
3 1 (2.56%) MCSA
3 1 (2.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (5.13%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.56%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (5.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (5.13%) MIIS
2 1 (2.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (41.03%) Oracle
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft
3 7 (17.95%) Sybase
4 4 (10.26%) Dell
4 4 (10.26%) NetSuite
5 2 (5.13%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.56%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.56%) Nintex
6 1 (2.56%) Nokia
6 1 (2.56%) Salesforce.com