The first table below looks at the demand for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 24 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 London 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 361 373 390
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +17
Contract jobs citing WF 40 34 21
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.17% 0.14% 0.080%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 0.45% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 27 11
Average daily rate
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£450 £415 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.56% +6.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £308 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-10.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7272 7612 7536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.84% 31.40% 28.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5181 5488 5257
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £570
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 43 81 82
Average hourly rate £45.00 £40.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £19.00 £19.52
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.40 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
WF
England

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WF across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WF across the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

WF Daily Rate Histogram 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the London region over the 3 months to 24 July 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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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
City of London +23 10 £538 +30.30% 3
Docklands, London - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 38 (65.52%) .NET
2 37 (63.79%) Workflow
3 33 (56.90%) WCF
4 28 (48.28%) C#
5 27 (46.55%) SQL
6 26 (44.83%) Microsoft
7 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
8 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET
8 22 (37.93%) Banking
9 20 (34.48%) Windows
9 20 (34.48%) MVC
10 19 (32.76%) SOA
10 19 (32.76%) .NET Framework
10 19 (32.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 16 (27.59%) jQuery
12 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 15 (25.86%) SharePoint
12 15 (25.86%) Web Services
12 15 (25.86%) HTML
12 15 (25.86%) Oracle
12 15 (25.86%) SharePoint 2010
13 14 (24.14%) XML
13 14 (24.14%) CSS
14 13 (22.41%) User Acceptance Testing
14 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
15 12 (20.69%) PL/SQL
15 12 (20.69%) ETL
15 12 (20.69%) Informatica
15 12 (20.69%) PowerCenter
15 12 (20.69%) LINQ

WF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 15 (25.86%) SharePoint
1 15 (25.86%) SharePoint 2010
2 12 (20.69%) Oracle Workflow
3 8 (13.79%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.72%) SharePoint Server
4 1 (1.72%) WorkSite
4 1 (1.72%) IIS
4 1 (1.72%) Apache
Applications
1 13 (22.41%) MS Excel
2 4 (6.90%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.72%) PowerPivot
Business Applications
1 2 (3.45%) Markit EDM
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.72%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.90%) LDAP
1 4 (6.90%) DMZ
1 4 (6.90%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (41.38%) SQL Server
2 15 (25.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 12 (20.69%) PowerCenter
3 12 (20.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 12 (20.69%) Data Mart
4 11 (18.97%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 10 (17.24%) SQL Server 2008
6 8 (13.79%) Microsoft Analysis Services
7 7 (12.07%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (6.90%) SQL Server 2012
9 3 (5.17%) Relational Database
10 2 (3.45%) RDBMS
10 2 (3.45%) QlikView
10 2 (3.45%) Oracle Database
11 1 (1.72%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 10 (17.24%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.90%) NUnit
2 4 (6.90%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (3.45%) Visual Studio Team System
3 2 (3.45%) CruiseControl
3 2 (3.45%) Subversion
3 2 (3.45%) Moq
3 2 (3.45%) MSBuild
3 2 (3.45%) Git (software)
3 2 (3.45%) Jenkins
General
1 22 (37.93%) Banking
2 7 (12.07%) Investment Banking
2 7 (12.07%) Finance
3 4 (6.90%) Back Office
4 2 (3.45%) Front Office
4 2 (3.45%) Legal
4 2 (3.45%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 35 (60.34%) Developer
2 14 (24.14%) .NET Developer
2 14 (24.14%) C# Developer
3 10 (17.24%) Data Mart Consultant
3 10 (17.24%) Data Consultant
3 10 (17.24%) Consultant
3 10 (17.24%) Architect
4 8 (13.79%) SharePoint Architect
5 6 (10.34%) C# .NET Developer
6 5 (8.62%) SharePoint Developer
7 4 (6.90%) Senior Developer
8 3 (5.17%) Designer
8 3 (5.17%) Technical Designer
8 3 (5.17%) Analyst
9 2 (3.45%) Analyst Developer
9 2 (3.45%) Senior C# Developer
9 2 (3.45%) .NET Designer
9 2 (3.45%) .NET Architect
10 1 (1.72%) Agile .NET Developer
10 1 (1.72%) Technical Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 38 (65.52%) .NET
2 33 (56.90%) WCF
3 22 (37.93%) ASP.NET
4 19 (32.76%) .NET Framework
4 19 (32.76%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 16 (27.59%) jQuery
6 15 (25.86%) Web Services
6 15 (25.86%) HTML
7 14 (24.14%) XML
7 14 (24.14%) CSS
8 12 (20.69%) LINQ
9 10 (17.24%) HTML5
10 8 (13.79%) WPF
10 8 (13.79%) ASP.NET MVC
11 6 (10.34%) Ajax
12 5 (8.62%) XML Messaging
12 5 (8.62%) JSON
12 5 (8.62%) XSLT
13 4 (6.90%) WinForms
14 3 (5.17%) ASP.NET MVC 2
Miscellaneous
1 3 (5.17%) Grid Computing
1 3 (5.17%) Credit Risk
2 2 (3.45%) Market Risk
2 2 (3.45%) Inversion of Control
3 1 (1.72%) Video on Demand
3 1 (1.72%) Derivative
3 1 (1.72%) Data Integration
Operating Systems
1 20 (34.48%) Windows
2 2 (3.45%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (63.79%) Workflow
2 20 (34.48%) MVC
3 19 (32.76%) SOA
4 13 (22.41%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (20.69%) ETL
6 9 (15.52%) Web Development
6 9 (15.52%) TDD
7 8 (13.79%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.07%) EAI
8 7 (12.07%) OO
9 6 (10.34%) Configuration Management
9 6 (10.34%) OOD
10 5 (8.62%) Content Management
10 5 (8.62%) Integration Testing
10 5 (8.62%) RUP
11 4 (6.90%) OOA/OOD
11 4 (6.90%) UML
11 4 (6.90%) Migration
11 4 (6.90%) Network Load Balancing
11 4 (6.90%) Scrum
Programming Languages
1 28 (48.28%) C#
2 27 (46.55%) SQL
3 12 (20.69%) PL/SQL
4 7 (12.07%) JavaScript
5 4 (6.90%) VB.NET
6 3 (5.17%) T-SQL
7 2 (3.45%) VB
7 2 (3.45%) VBA
8 1 (1.72%) MATLAB
Qualifications
1 4 (6.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (5.17%) MCSD
3 2 (3.45%) DV Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.45%) Degree
4 1 (1.72%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.72%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (12.07%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (44.83%) Microsoft
2 15 (25.86%) Oracle
3 12 (20.69%) Informatica
4 2 (3.45%) Sitecore
5 1 (1.72%) TIBCO
5 1 (1.72%) Sybase
City of London
Huxley Associates
Posted: 26 days ago