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 16 January 2017 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
16 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
England / London
Rank 401 390 393
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +3
Contract jobs citing WF 3 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.015% 0.039% 0.071%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.045% 0.12% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 12
Median daily rate £288 £625 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-54.00% +13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £405 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £298 £640 £602
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £425 £320
% change year-on-year
-20.58% +32.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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
6709 6644 6401
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.63% 32.37% 30.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5048 4920 4815
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 45 31
Median hourly rate £45.00 £43.00 £38.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% +12.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.50 £24.23 £16.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +11.94%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 16 January 2017, 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 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
1 6 (75.00%) IIS
1 6 (75.00%) C#
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Finance
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
3 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 4 (50.00%) SaaS
3 4 (50.00%) Network Management
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 4 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
4 3 (37.50%) Database Mirroring
4 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (37.50%) CCNP
4 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 3 (37.50%) MCSE
4 3 (37.50%) MCSA
4 3 (37.50%) MCDBA
4 3 (37.50%) CRM
4 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
4 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System

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 6 (75.00%) IIS
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Server
2 1 (12.50%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (25.00%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (37.50%) CruiseControl
2 3 (37.50%) TeamCity
2 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (25.00%) Analyst
1 2 (25.00%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
1 2 (25.00%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
1 2 (25.00%) Developer
1 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Team Leader
1 2 (25.00%) Team Leader
2 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Business Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
2 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
2 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) Senior Business Intelligence Analyst
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Developer
2 1 (12.50%) SharePoint Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (75.00%) .NET
1 6 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 5 (62.50%) WCF
3 2 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (25.00%) CSS
3 2 (25.00%) Entity Framework
3 2 (25.00%) jQuery
3 2 (25.00%) JSON
3 2 (25.00%) Web Services
4 1 (12.50%) ADO.NET
4 1 (12.50%) Ajax
4 1 (12.50%) AngularJS
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC 3
4 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (12.50%) LINQ
4 1 (12.50%) LINQ to SQL
4 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 1 (12.50%) Razor View Engine
4 1 (12.50%) RequireJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Clustering
2 2 (25.00%) Fintech
3 1 (12.50%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Network Management
1 4 (50.00%) Virtual Environments
2 3 (37.50%) CRM
2 3 (37.50%) Database Mirroring
3 2 (25.00%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (12.50%) Change Control
4 1 (12.50%) Configuration Management
4 1 (12.50%) Data Entry
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) C#
2 4 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) CCNP
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) MCDBA
1 3 (37.50%) MCDST
1 3 (37.50%) MCITP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSA
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) MCTS
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper