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 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
28 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 395 368 382
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +14
Contract jobs citing WF 12 40 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.051% 0.17% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.16% 0.55% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 28 27
Average daily rate
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£494 £450 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.72% +8.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £376 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £604 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £438 £338 £375
% change year-on-year
+29.62% -10.00%
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
7355 7334 7715
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.21% 31.09% 31.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 5353 5227 5554
Average daily rate £425 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 51 43 81
Average hourly rate £24.23 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.15% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £53.00 £55.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+14.28% -

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 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 28 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 -13 6 £494 -8.13% 1
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 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 36 (94.74%) .NET
2 34 (89.47%) C#
2 34 (89.47%) WCF
3 22 (57.89%) Workflow
4 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
6 16 (42.11%) Windows
6 16 (42.11%) WPF
6 16 (42.11%) .NET Framework
6 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
7 15 (39.47%) TDD
7 15 (39.47%) Entity Framework
7 15 (39.47%) Web Services
8 14 (36.84%) SQL
9 13 (34.21%) MVC
9 13 (34.21%) SOA
10 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
10 12 (31.58%) WinForms
11 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
11 11 (28.95%) Visual Studio
12 10 (26.32%) CSS
12 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
13 9 (23.68%) Oracle
13 9 (23.68%) Finance
13 9 (23.68%) Scrum
13 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
14 8 (21.05%) VB
14 8 (21.05%) XML
14 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
15 7 (18.42%) HTML

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Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 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 (18.42%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint 2010
2 1 (2.63%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.26%) MS Project
1 2 (5.26%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.63%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.26%) Cloud Computing
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 8 (21.05%) Relational Database
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server 2005
5 4 (10.53%) Oracle Database
5 4 (10.53%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 11 (28.95%) Visual Studio
2 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.79%) Rhino Mocks
4 4 (10.53%) Visual Studio Team System
5 3 (7.89%) NUnit
6 1 (2.63%) MSTest
6 1 (2.63%) SpecFlow
6 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (23.68%) Finance
2 3 (7.89%) Banking
3 2 (5.26%) Investment Banking
4 1 (2.63%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 29 (76.32%) Developer
2 14 (36.84%) .NET Developer
3 11 (28.95%) C# Developer
4 6 (15.79%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Architect
6 4 (10.53%) Technical Architect
7 3 (7.89%) Analyst
7 3 (7.89%) Applications Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Senior Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Applications Support
8 2 (5.26%) AWS Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Designer
8 2 (5.26%) Analyst Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Programmer
9 1 (2.63%) Support Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Applications Support Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Senior Software Engineer
9 1 (2.63%) Business Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Systems Analyst
9 1 (2.63%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (94.74%) .NET
2 34 (89.47%) WCF
3 18 (47.37%) ASP.NET
4 16 (42.11%) .NET Framework
4 16 (42.11%) WPF
5 15 (39.47%) Entity Framework
5 15 (39.47%) Web Services
6 12 (31.58%) WinForms
7 10 (26.32%) CSS
8 9 (23.68%) ASP.NET MVC
9 8 (21.05%) XML
10 7 (18.42%) HTML
10 7 (18.42%) LINQ
11 5 (13.16%) jQuery
11 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC 2
11 5 (13.16%) ADO.NET
11 5 (13.16%) JSON
11 5 (13.16%) DAO
11 5 (13.16%) Ajax
11 5 (13.16%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 2 (5.26%) Grid Computing
1 2 (5.26%) Credit Risk
1 2 (5.26%) Market Risk
2 1 (2.63%) Inversion of Control
2 1 (2.63%) Client/Server
2 1 (2.63%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (57.89%) Workflow
2 16 (42.11%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (39.47%) TDD
4 13 (34.21%) MVC
4 13 (34.21%) SOA
5 12 (31.58%) Unit Testing
6 9 (23.68%) Scrum
7 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
7 6 (15.79%) BDD
8 5 (13.16%) Continuous Delivery
8 5 (13.16%) UML
9 4 (10.53%) Business Intelligence
9 4 (10.53%) Project Management
9 4 (10.53%) Content Management
9 4 (10.53%) Release Management
9 4 (10.53%) Change Management
9 4 (10.53%) Software Testing
9 4 (10.53%) Requirements Management
10 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
10 3 (7.89%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 34 (89.47%) C#
2 14 (36.84%) SQL
3 11 (28.95%) JavaScript
4 8 (21.05%) VB
5 7 (18.42%) VB6
6 5 (13.16%) T-SQL
7 3 (7.89%) PowerShell
7 3 (7.89%) VB.NET
8 2 (5.26%) VBA
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) Security Cleared
2 4 (10.53%) DV Cleared
3 2 (5.26%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (15.79%) QA
Vendors
1 10 (26.32%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.68%) Oracle
3 4 (10.53%) Sybase
3 4 (10.53%) IBM
4 3 (7.89%) Sitecore
5 1 (2.63%) Nintex