The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 27 August 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 430 439 402
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -37
Contract jobs citing WF 7 7 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.031% 0.030% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.092% 0.094% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 6 21
Median daily rate £450 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £390 £410 £388
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £606 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £394 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
-1.56% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WF
England

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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7587 7476 7485
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 33.41% 31.62% 30.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5642 5477 5235
Median daily rate £450 £438 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +6.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £315 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £367 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.17% +4.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 47 49
Median hourly rate £45.00 £36.50 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.28% -18.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £22.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.25 £52.27 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £39.25 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+1.91% +12.14%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London 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 London

WF
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WF Daily Rate Trend in London

WF
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WF across the London region.

WF Hourly Rate Trend in London

WF
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the London region over the 3 months to 27 August 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
City of London +31 2 £375 -25.00%
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 London region with a requirement for WF.

1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 21 (80.77%) WCF
3 19 (73.08%) C#
4 15 (57.69%) SQL
5 14 (53.85%) Workflow
6 13 (50.00%) Oracle
6 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
7 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (46.15%) WPF
8 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
9 9 (34.62%) Windows
9 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
10 8 (30.77%) REST
10 8 (30.77%) UML
10 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
11 7 (26.92%) HTML
11 7 (26.92%) Sybase
11 7 (26.92%) TDD
11 7 (26.92%) Finance
12 6 (23.08%) HTML5
12 6 (23.08%) MVVM
12 6 (23.08%) MVC
12 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
12 6 (23.08%) SOA
12 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
13 5 (19.23%) Banking
13 5 (19.23%) SDLC
13 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
14 4 (15.38%) Video on Demand

WF
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 4 (15.38%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (15.38%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) SharePoint 2013
3 1 (3.85%) IIS
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
Cloud Services
1 4 (15.38%) Boomi
2 1 (3.85%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (3.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.69%) Intranet
1 2 (7.69%) SMS
2 1 (3.85%) Internet
2 1 (3.85%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (15.38%) Relational Database
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.85%) MongoDB
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 4 (15.38%) MSTest
1 4 (15.38%) NUnit
2 3 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 7 (26.92%) Finance
2 5 (19.23%) Banking
3 3 (11.54%) Investment Banking
4 1 (3.85%) Back Office
4 1 (3.85%) Front Office
4 1 (3.85%) Marketing
4 1 (3.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 16 (61.54%) C# Developer
3 7 (26.92%) .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Architect
4 4 (15.38%) BizTalk Architect
4 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
4 4 (15.38%) C# WPF Developer
4 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
4 4 (15.38%) WPF Developer
5 3 (11.54%) C# WCF Developer
5 3 (11.54%) Full Stack Developer
5 3 (11.54%) WCF Developer
6 2 (7.69%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.69%) C# Application Developer
6 2 (7.69%) PL/SQL Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) SQL Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (96.15%) .NET
2 21 (80.77%) WCF
3 12 (46.15%) WPF
4 10 (38.46%) ASP.NET
5 9 (34.62%) .NET Framework
6 8 (30.77%) REST
7 7 (26.92%) HTML
8 6 (23.08%) HTML5
9 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
10 4 (15.38%) EDI
10 4 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (15.38%) RAML
10 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 4 (15.38%) Web Services
10 4 (15.38%) WinForms
10 4 (15.38%) WSDL
11 3 (11.54%) Unity DI Container
11 3 (11.54%) XML
12 2 (7.69%) CSS
12 2 (7.69%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 4 (15.38%) Video on Demand
2 2 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (7.69%) Credit Risk
2 2 (7.69%) Grid Computing
2 2 (7.69%) Inversion of Control
2 2 (7.69%) Market Risk
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.85%) Hedge funds
3 1 (3.85%) Mobile App
3 1 (3.85%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (34.62%) Windows
2 1 (3.85%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Workflow
2 12 (46.15%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (30.77%) UML
4 7 (26.92%) TDD
5 6 (23.08%) MVC
5 6 (23.08%) MVVM
5 6 (23.08%) SOA
6 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (19.23%) SDLC
7 4 (15.38%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 4 (15.38%) Multithreading
7 4 (15.38%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (15.38%) SOLID
7 4 (15.38%) Unit Testing
7 4 (15.38%) YAGNI
8 2 (7.69%) Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) Integration Testing
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Analytics
8 2 (7.69%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.69%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (73.08%) C#
2 15 (57.69%) SQL
3 8 (30.77%) JavaScript
4 6 (23.08%) PL/SQL
5 2 (7.69%) C
6 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.85%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 3 (11.54%) Security Cleared
2 2 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) MCSE
3 1 (3.85%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (3.85%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (3.85%) MIIS
Vendors
1 13 (50.00%) Oracle
2 7 (26.92%) Sybase
3 6 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 4 (15.38%) Dell
4 4 (15.38%) NetSuite
5 1 (3.85%) Salesforce.com