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 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 408 394 393
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -1
Contract jobs citing WF 5 26 35
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.021% 0.11% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.067% 0.35% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 28
Average daily rate
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£500 £450 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +28.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £358 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £608 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £339
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +10.47%
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
7502 7351 7951
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.66% 30.70% 32.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 5515 5168 5743
Average daily rate £438 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £288
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 53 52
Average hourly rate £27.66 £45.00 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-38.53% +20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.35 £17.50 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.00 £59.87
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 4 September 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 4 September 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 +5 3 £500 -9.09%
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (92.31%) C#
2 24 (92.31%) WCF
3 19 (73.08%) Workflow
4 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
5 13 (50.00%) Web Services
5 13 (50.00%) Windows
6 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
7 11 (42.31%) TDD
7 11 (42.31%) .NET Framework
8 10 (38.46%) WPF
8 10 (38.46%) Entity Framework
9 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
9 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (34.62%) MVC
9 9 (34.62%) Oracle
9 9 (34.62%) SOA
10 8 (30.77%) WinForms
10 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
11 7 (26.92%) LINQ
11 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
11 7 (26.92%) SQL
11 7 (26.92%) CSS
11 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
12 6 (23.08%) Scrum
12 6 (23.08%) QA
13 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (19.23%) jQuery
13 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
13 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 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 3 (11.54%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (3.85%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (7.69%) MS Project
2 1 (3.85%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (53.85%) SQL Server
2 8 (30.77%) Relational Database
3 4 (15.38%) Oracle Database
3 4 (15.38%) RDBMS
3 4 (15.38%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (11.54%) SQL Server 2008
5 2 (7.69%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.85%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (26.92%) Visual Studio
2 4 (15.38%) Visual Studio Team System
2 4 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (11.54%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (3.85%) Jenkins
General
1 2 (7.69%) Finance
1 2 (7.69%) Banking
1 2 (7.69%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (76.92%) Developer
2 9 (34.62%) .NET Developer
3 8 (30.77%) C# Developer
4 5 (19.23%) Architect
5 4 (15.38%) Technical Architect
5 4 (15.38%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Senior Developer
6 2 (7.69%) Applications Support
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) AWS Architect
7 1 (3.85%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.85%) Analyst Developer
7 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Developer
7 1 (3.85%) Designer
7 1 (3.85%) SharePoint Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (100.00%) .NET
2 24 (92.31%) WCF
3 13 (50.00%) Web Services
4 12 (46.15%) ASP.NET
5 11 (42.31%) .NET Framework
6 10 (38.46%) Entity Framework
6 10 (38.46%) WPF
7 8 (30.77%) WinForms
8 7 (26.92%) CSS
8 7 (26.92%) LINQ
9 5 (19.23%) jQuery
9 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC
9 5 (19.23%) ASP.NET MVC 2
9 5 (19.23%) DAO
9 5 (19.23%) ADO.NET
9 5 (19.23%) NHibernate
10 4 (15.38%) JSON
10 4 (15.38%) KnockoutJS
10 4 (15.38%) LESS
10 4 (15.38%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.69%) Grid Computing
1 2 (7.69%) Credit Risk
1 2 (7.69%) Market Risk
2 1 (3.85%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 13 (50.00%) Windows
2 4 (15.38%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (73.08%) Workflow
2 11 (42.31%) TDD
3 9 (34.62%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (34.62%) MVC
3 9 (34.62%) SOA
3 9 (34.62%) Unit Testing
4 6 (23.08%) Scrum
5 5 (19.23%) UML
5 5 (19.23%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (15.38%) Software Testing
6 4 (15.38%) Requirements Management
6 4 (15.38%) Release Management
6 4 (15.38%) BDD
6 4 (15.38%) Continuous Delivery
6 4 (15.38%) Project Management
6 4 (15.38%) Change Management
7 3 (11.54%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (11.54%) Content Management
8 2 (7.69%) Risk Management
8 2 (7.69%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 24 (92.31%) C#
2 7 (26.92%) JavaScript
2 7 (26.92%) SQL
3 4 (15.38%) VB
4 3 (11.54%) VB.NET
4 3 (11.54%) VB6
5 2 (7.69%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.85%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Security Cleared
2 4 (15.38%) DV Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (23.08%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (34.62%) Oracle
2 5 (19.23%) Microsoft
3 4 (15.38%) Sybase
3 4 (15.38%) IBM
4 2 (7.69%) Sitecore
5 1 (3.85%) Nintex