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 28 May 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
28 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 381 384 354
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -30
Contract jobs citing WF 19 34 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.084% 0.15% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.48% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 28 43
Average daily rate
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£385 £413 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -13.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £350 £391
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £475 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £328 £350 £375
% change year-on-year
-6.28% -6.66%
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
6938 7151 6536
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.67% 30.61% 29.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 4981 5246 4719
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 18 91
Average hourly rate £22.18 £40.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.55% -3.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.19 £175.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.62 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.48% -

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 28 May 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 28 May 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 +7 4 £481 +10.00% 2
Osterley - 1 £320 -
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 38 (95.00%) C#
2 37 (92.50%) .NET
3 34 (85.00%) WCF
4 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET
5 22 (55.00%) Workflow
6 21 (52.50%) .NET Framework
7 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (47.50%) MVC
8 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
8 19 (47.50%) Entity Framework
9 18 (45.00%) SQL
10 17 (42.50%) Windows
10 17 (42.50%) WPF
11 15 (37.50%) TDD
12 14 (35.00%) Web Services
13 13 (32.50%) SOA
13 13 (32.50%) Unit Testing
13 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
14 12 (30.00%) Scrum
14 12 (30.00%) WinForms
14 12 (30.00%) Visual Studio
14 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
14 12 (30.00%) Oracle
15 10 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
16 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
17 8 (20.00%) Finance
17 8 (20.00%) XML
17 8 (20.00%) CSS
17 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
17 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration

WF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 May 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 (17.50%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.50%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (47.50%) SQL Server
2 8 (20.00%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.00%) Oracle Database
4 5 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 4 (10.00%) RDBMS
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2005
6 3 (7.50%) SQL Server 2008
7 2 (5.00%) Data Warehouse
7 2 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Analysis Services
8 1 (2.50%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 1 (2.50%) Star Schema
Development Applications
1 12 (30.00%) Visual Studio
2 10 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.00%) NUnit
3 6 (15.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (10.00%) Visual Studio Team System
5 2 (5.00%) Ant
5 2 (5.00%) JUnit
5 2 (5.00%) JIRA
5 2 (5.00%) Checkstyle
5 2 (5.00%) FindBugs
6 1 (2.50%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.50%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.50%) MSTest
6 1 (2.50%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 8 (20.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 1 (2.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (72.50%) Developer
2 16 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 14 (35.00%) C# Developer
4 7 (17.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (15.00%) Architect
6 4 (10.00%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.50%) C# Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Web Developer
7 3 (7.50%) Senior Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Programmer
8 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.00%) Applications Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Analyst
8 2 (5.00%) Release Engineer
8 2 (5.00%) AWS Developer
8 2 (5.00%) Build and Release Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) AWS Architect
9 1 (2.50%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.50%) Analyst Developer
9 1 (2.50%) .NET Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (92.50%) .NET
2 34 (85.00%) WCF
3 23 (57.50%) ASP.NET
4 21 (52.50%) .NET Framework
5 19 (47.50%) Entity Framework
6 17 (42.50%) WPF
7 14 (35.00%) Web Services
8 13 (32.50%) ASP.NET MVC
9 12 (30.00%) WinForms
10 8 (20.00%) XML
10 8 (20.00%) CSS
11 6 (15.00%) HTML
11 6 (15.00%) ADO.NET
11 6 (15.00%) jQuery
11 6 (15.00%) DAO
11 6 (15.00%) NHibernate
11 6 (15.00%) ASP.NET MVC 2
12 5 (12.50%) Ajax
12 5 (12.50%) JSON
12 5 (12.50%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (2.50%) Kindle
1 1 (2.50%) Derivative
1 1 (2.50%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (2.50%) NHS
1 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 17 (42.50%) Windows
2 4 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (55.00%) Workflow
2 20 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 19 (47.50%) MVC
4 15 (37.50%) TDD
5 13 (32.50%) SOA
5 13 (32.50%) Unit Testing
6 12 (30.00%) Scrum
7 8 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (17.50%) Continuous Delivery
9 6 (15.00%) BDD
10 5 (12.50%) UML
11 4 (10.00%) Business Intelligence
11 4 (10.00%) Change Management
11 4 (10.00%) Project Management
11 4 (10.00%) Release Management
11 4 (10.00%) Software Testing
11 4 (10.00%) Requirements Management
12 3 (7.50%) Content Management
12 3 (7.50%) Technical Architecture
12 3 (7.50%) OO
Programming Languages
1 38 (95.00%) C#
2 18 (45.00%) SQL
3 12 (30.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (17.50%) VB
5 6 (15.00%) VB6
6 5 (12.50%) T-SQL
7 4 (10.00%) PowerShell
8 3 (7.50%) VB.NET
9 2 (5.00%) VBA
9 2 (5.00%) Perl
9 2 (5.00%) Java
9 2 (5.00%) C++
9 2 (5.00%) Python
9 2 (5.00%) F#
10 1 (2.50%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (15.00%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.00%) MCP
3 2 (5.00%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.00%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 12 (30.00%) Oracle
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (12.50%) Sybase
4 4 (10.00%) IBM
5 2 (5.00%) Perforce
5 2 (5.00%) Atlassian
5 2 (5.00%) Sitecore