The first table below looks at the demand for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Leicestershire region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank - 36 29
Contract jobs citing WF 0 1 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire - 0.40% 1.99%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 1.05% 6.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +27.27%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £363 £375
% change year-on-year
- -3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
106 95 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 35.22% 38.46% 29.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 51 41 25
Average daily rate £275 £288 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.34% -4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £185 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £425 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 4 6
Average hourly rate £37.50 £25.00 £31.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% -19.35%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
WF
East Midlands

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Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WF across the Leicestershire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WF Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

WF
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WF across the Leicestershire region.

WF Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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Top 12 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Workflow
2 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) Multithreading

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Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Workflow
1 1 (50.00%) Software Engineering
1 1 (50.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) C++
2 1 (50.00%) VC++
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft