The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 July 2015 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 395 368 374
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +6
Contract jobs citing WF 13 44 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.19% 0.17%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.18% 0.61% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 34 31
Average daily rate
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£494 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.72% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £456 £362 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £600 £313 £375
% change year-on-year
+92.00% -16.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
7099 7163 7279
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.02% 31.26% 31.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5152 5144 5220
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £590 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 54 34 96
Average hourly rate £22.50 £42.50 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-47.05% +6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.25 £53.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

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 6 July 2015.

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 6 July 2015. 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
City of London -11 4 £494 +9.72% 2
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 39 (92.86%) .NET
2 38 (90.48%) C#
3 35 (83.33%) WCF
4 26 (61.90%) Workflow
5 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
6 21 (50.00%) .NET Framework
7 20 (47.62%) Entity Framework
8 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (45.24%) MVC
8 19 (45.24%) Windows
8 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
9 17 (40.48%) Web Services
10 16 (38.10%) WPF
10 16 (38.10%) SQL
11 14 (33.33%) TDD
11 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
12 13 (30.95%) Unit Testing
12 13 (30.95%) Visual Studio
12 13 (30.95%) SOA
13 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
13 12 (28.57%) Oracle
13 12 (28.57%) WinForms
14 11 (26.19%) Scrum
15 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
16 9 (21.43%) XML
16 9 (21.43%) CSS
16 9 (21.43%) Finance
16 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
16 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
17 8 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server

WF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, 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 7 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.38%) WebSphere
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.38%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (7.14%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.76%) MS Project
3 1 (2.38%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (4.76%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (45.24%) SQL Server
2 9 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 5 (11.90%) Oracle Database
4 4 (9.52%) RDBMS
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2005
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (9.52%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (4.76%) Data Warehouse
5 2 (4.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (2.38%) Star Schema
6 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Analysis Services
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 13 (30.95%) Visual Studio
2 8 (19.05%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (14.29%) Rhino Mocks
4 5 (11.90%) NUnit
5 4 (9.52%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (2.38%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.38%) Ant
6 1 (2.38%) JUnit
6 1 (2.38%) Checkstyle
6 1 (2.38%) JIRA
6 1 (2.38%) FindBugs
6 1 (2.38%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.38%) MSTest
General
1 9 (21.43%) Finance
2 2 (4.76%) Banking
3 1 (2.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 33 (78.57%) Developer
2 17 (40.48%) .NET Developer
3 14 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 7 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.90%) Architect
6 4 (9.52%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.14%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (7.14%) Senior Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Programmer
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Support
8 2 (4.76%) Designer
8 2 (4.76%) AWS Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.76%) Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Business Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Consultant
9 1 (2.38%) Business Analyst
9 1 (2.38%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (92.86%) .NET
2 35 (83.33%) WCF
3 23 (54.76%) ASP.NET
4 21 (50.00%) .NET Framework
5 20 (47.62%) Entity Framework
6 17 (40.48%) Web Services
7 16 (38.10%) WPF
8 14 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (28.57%) WinForms
10 9 (21.43%) CSS
10 9 (21.43%) XML
11 7 (16.67%) HTML
11 7 (16.67%) ADO.NET
11 7 (16.67%) DAO
11 7 (16.67%) LINQ
11 7 (16.67%) NHibernate
11 7 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 6 (14.29%) jQuery
13 5 (11.90%) Ajax
13 5 (11.90%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.38%) Client/Server
1 1 (2.38%) NHS
1 1 (2.38%) Derivative
1 1 (2.38%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (2.38%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 19 (45.24%) Windows
2 5 (11.90%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (61.90%) Workflow
2 19 (45.24%) MVC
2 19 (45.24%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (33.33%) TDD
4 13 (30.95%) SOA
4 13 (30.95%) Unit Testing
5 11 (26.19%) Scrum
6 7 (16.67%) Continuous Integration
6 7 (16.67%) UML
7 6 (14.29%) BDD
7 6 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
8 4 (9.52%) Release Management
8 4 (9.52%) Software Testing
8 4 (9.52%) Requirements Management
8 4 (9.52%) Change Management
8 4 (9.52%) Business Intelligence
8 4 (9.52%) Project Management
9 3 (7.14%) Content Management
9 3 (7.14%) OO
9 3 (7.14%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 38 (90.48%) C#
2 16 (38.10%) SQL
3 12 (28.57%) JavaScript
4 7 (16.67%) VB
5 6 (14.29%) VB6
6 4 (9.52%) PowerShell
6 4 (9.52%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.14%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.76%) VBA
9 1 (2.38%) Python
9 1 (2.38%) Perl
9 1 (2.38%) C++
9 1 (2.38%) Java
9 1 (2.38%) F#
9 1 (2.38%) C
Qualifications
1 9 (21.43%) Security Cleared
2 7 (16.67%) DV Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.76%) MCP
4 1 (2.38%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (14.29%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (28.57%) Oracle
2 10 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 6 (14.29%) Sybase
4 4 (9.52%) IBM
5 2 (4.76%) Sitecore
6 1 (2.38%) Nintex
6 1 (2.38%) Perforce
6 1 (2.38%) Atlassian