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 November 2014 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 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 557 471 468
Rank change year-on-year
-86 -3
Contract jobs citing WF 41 75 75
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.078% 0.16% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.29% 0.56% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 35 66 51
Average daily rate
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£375 £360 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £300 £293
10% offered a daily rate of more than £565 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -18.75%
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
14038 13437 13412
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.62% 28.38% 28.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9737 8901 8337
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £251
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 164 252 362
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £17.04 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%

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 November 2014.

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 November 2014. 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 -25 20 £399 +4.59% 3
West Midlands - 9 £463 - 1
South East -32 7 £348 -10.32%
East of England -7 2 £425 -
East Midlands -4 1 £300 -
South West - 1 - -
North West - - - - 2
Yorkshire - - - -
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Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 95 (84.82%) .NET
2 89 (79.46%) WCF
3 85 (75.89%) C#
4 67 (59.82%) Microsoft
5 61 (54.46%) SQL
6 60 (53.57%) Workflow
7 59 (52.68%) SQL Server
8 53 (47.32%) Windows
9 51 (45.54%) ASP.NET
10 42 (37.50%) Visual Studio
11 40 (35.71%) XML
11 40 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
12 37 (33.04%) SharePoint
13 34 (30.36%) Web Services
13 34 (30.36%) MVC
14 32 (28.57%) XSLT
15 28 (25.00%) .NET Framework
16 27 (24.11%) Finance
17 26 (23.21%) Scrum
18 24 (21.43%) JavaScript
19 23 (20.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
20 22 (19.64%) VB.NET
21 21 (18.75%) MS Office
21 21 (18.75%) Banking
22 19 (16.96%) T-SQL
22 19 (16.96%) HTML
23 18 (16.07%) CRM
23 18 (16.07%) Dynamics CRM
23 18 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
23 18 (16.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework

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Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 2014, 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 37 (33.04%) SharePoint
2 17 (15.18%) SharePoint 2010
3 15 (13.39%) BizTalk Server
4 8 (7.14%) SharePoint Server
5 5 (4.46%) Oracle Workflow
6 4 (3.57%) CMS
6 4 (3.57%) IIS
7 1 (0.89%) Tomcat
7 1 (0.89%) Apache
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.89%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 21 (18.75%) MS Office
2 12 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.93%) InfoPath
4 2 (1.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 18 (16.07%) Dynamics CRM
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle General Ledger
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle EBS R12
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle Financials
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle Payables
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle Receivables
2 4 (3.57%) Oracle Assets
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.36%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (2.68%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 8 (7.14%) Intranet
2 4 (3.57%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 59 (52.68%) SQL Server
2 23 (20.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 18 (16.07%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 14 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 8 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
6 5 (4.46%) PowerCenter
6 5 (4.46%) SQL Server 2005
6 5 (4.46%) Data Mart
7 4 (3.57%) EDRMS
7 4 (3.57%) Oracle Reports
7 4 (3.57%) Oracle BI Publisher
8 3 (2.68%) Relational Database
8 3 (2.68%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.79%) PerformancePoint
9 2 (1.79%) MS Access
9 2 (1.79%) RDBMS
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle Discoverer
10 1 (0.89%) Oracle Database
10 1 (0.89%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 42 (37.50%) Visual Studio
2 13 (11.61%) NUnit
3 12 (10.71%) Team Foundation Server
4 7 (6.25%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 7 (6.25%) MSTest
5 6 (5.36%) MSBuild
6 4 (3.57%) StyleCop
6 4 (3.57%) Oracle Forms
7 3 (2.68%) ReSharper
7 3 (2.68%) NuGet
7 3 (2.68%) SpecFlow
7 3 (2.68%) NDepend
7 3 (2.68%) NCover
8 2 (1.79%) Moq
8 2 (1.79%) TeamCity
8 2 (1.79%) Visual Studio Team System
8 2 (1.79%) Subversion
9 1 (0.89%) CruiseControl
9 1 (0.89%) Selenium
9 1 (0.89%) Jenkins
General
1 27 (24.11%) Finance
2 21 (18.75%) Banking
3 13 (11.61%) Investment Banking
4 5 (4.46%) Legal
5 4 (3.57%) Front Office
6 3 (2.68%) Back Office
7 2 (1.79%) Marketing
8 1 (0.89%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 81 (72.32%) Developer
2 37 (33.04%) .NET Developer
3 25 (22.32%) C# Developer
4 20 (17.86%) SharePoint Developer
5 15 (13.39%) C# .NET Developer
6 14 (12.50%) Consultant
7 13 (11.61%) VB.NET Developer
8 9 (8.04%) Applications Support
9 8 (7.14%) Senior Developer
10 7 (6.25%) Analyst
11 5 (4.46%) Architect
11 5 (4.46%) SharePoint Consultant
11 5 (4.46%) Data Consultant
11 5 (4.46%) Data Mart Consultant
12 4 (3.57%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
12 4 (3.57%) Senior SharePoint Developer
12 4 (3.57%) Oracle Financials Consultant
12 4 (3.57%) Applications Support Specialist
12 4 (3.57%) Oracle Consultant
12 4 (3.57%) Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 95 (84.82%) .NET
2 89 (79.46%) WCF
3 51 (45.54%) ASP.NET
4 40 (35.71%) XML
5 34 (30.36%) Web Services
6 32 (28.57%) XSLT
7 28 (25.00%) .NET Framework
8 19 (16.96%) HTML
9 18 (16.07%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
10 12 (10.71%) CSS
10 12 (10.71%) WPF
10 12 (10.71%) AppFabric
10 12 (10.71%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (8.93%) Silverlight
12 9 (8.04%) jQuery
13 8 (7.14%) REST
13 8 (7.14%) WinForms
14 6 (5.36%) NHibernate
15 5 (4.46%) XHTML
15 5 (4.46%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 10 (8.93%) Credit Risk
2 8 (7.14%) Grid Computing
3 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.36%) Market Risk
5 3 (2.68%) Management Information System
5 3 (2.68%) Open Source
5 3 (2.68%) Inversion of Control
6 1 (0.89%) Over-the-Top Content
6 1 (0.89%) Computer Science
6 1 (0.89%) Derivative
6 1 (0.89%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (0.89%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 53 (47.32%) Windows
2 4 (3.57%) UNIX
2 4 (3.57%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (0.89%) AIX
3 1 (0.89%) HPUX
3 1 (0.89%) Solaris
3 1 (0.89%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (53.57%) Workflow
2 40 (35.71%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (30.36%) MVC
4 26 (23.21%) Scrum
5 18 (16.07%) CRM
6 14 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
6 14 (12.50%) TDD
7 12 (10.71%) Analytics
8 9 (8.04%) Continuous Integration
9 7 (6.25%) ETL
9 7 (6.25%) OO
9 7 (6.25%) Change Management
10 6 (5.36%) Document Management
10 6 (5.36%) User Acceptance Testing
10 6 (5.36%) Release Management
10 6 (5.36%) Unit Testing
10 6 (5.36%) Kanban
10 6 (5.36%) ITIL
10 6 (5.36%) Data Modelling
11 5 (4.46%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 85 (75.89%) C#
2 61 (54.46%) SQL
3 24 (21.43%) JavaScript
4 22 (19.64%) VB.NET
5 19 (16.96%) T-SQL
6 17 (15.18%) PowerShell
7 10 (8.93%) PL/SQL
8 6 (5.36%) C++
9 5 (4.46%) VB
10 4 (3.57%) Java
11 3 (2.68%) VB6
12 2 (1.79%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (4.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.57%) Security Cleared
2 4 (3.57%) MCSA
3 3 (2.68%) Degree
4 2 (1.79%) DV Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.89%) ISEB
5 1 (0.89%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (0.89%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.57%) QA
System Software
1 2 (1.79%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.89%) CA SiteMinder
Vendors
1 67 (59.82%) Microsoft
2 13 (11.61%) Oracle
3 5 (4.46%) Informatica
4 4 (3.57%) Kofax
5 3 (2.68%) Sitecore
6 2 (1.79%) Nintex
7 1 (0.89%) CODA
7 1 (0.89%) TIBCO
7 1 (0.89%) Sybase
7 1 (0.89%) Telerik
London
Timothy James Consulting Ltd
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 4 days ago