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 24 May 2016 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
24 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 412 400 394
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -6
Contract jobs citing WF 19 21 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.088% 0.095% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.27% 0.31% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 14 22
Median daily rate £493 £393 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.60% -4.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £430 £320 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £488 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £328 £388
% change year-on-year
+31.09% -15.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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
6953 6788 7025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 32.09% 30.65% 30.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 5351 4868 5162
Median daily rate £450 £420 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 44 17
Median hourly rate £41.25 £22.18 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.97% -50.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.60 £16.43 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £190.00 £52.17 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-8.73% +8.00%

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
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 24 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the London region over the 3 months to 24 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +31 3 £475 - 1
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 May 2016, 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) WCF
3 20 (83.33%) C#
4 15 (62.50%) SQL
4 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
5 14 (58.33%) Workflow
5 14 (58.33%) WPF
6 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
7 11 (45.83%) Oracle
7 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
8 10 (41.67%) Finance
9 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (37.50%) MVC
9 9 (37.50%) Windows
10 8 (33.33%) UML
10 8 (33.33%) HTML
10 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
10 8 (33.33%) REST
11 7 (29.17%) Sybase
12 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
12 6 (25.00%) WinForms
12 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
12 6 (25.00%) MVVM
13 5 (20.83%) MSTest
13 5 (20.83%) HTML5
13 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
13 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
13 5 (20.83%) TDD
13 5 (20.83%) NUnit
13 5 (20.83%) Banking

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 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Server
1 4 (16.67%) Oracle Workflow
2 3 (12.50%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.17%) IIS
3 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 1 (4.17%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (16.67%) Boomi
2 1 (4.17%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (8.33%) BusinessObjects
4 2 (8.33%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (4.17%) MongoDB
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (4.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (20.83%) MSTest
1 5 (20.83%) NUnit
2 1 (4.17%) CruiseControl
2 1 (4.17%) Jenkins
2 1 (4.17%) QUnit
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (4.17%) TeamCity
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 10 (41.67%) Finance
2 5 (20.83%) Banking
3 3 (12.50%) Investment Banking
4 2 (8.33%) Advertising
5 1 (4.17%) Front Office
5 1 (4.17%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (75.00%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) C# Developer
3 6 (25.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Architect
4 4 (16.67%) BizTalk Architect
4 4 (16.67%) C# WPF Developer
4 4 (16.67%) Technical Architect
4 4 (16.67%) WPF Developer
5 3 (12.50%) Full Stack Developer
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Applications Developer
6 2 (8.33%) .NET Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Application Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Senior Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Software Developer
7 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 23 (95.83%) WCF
3 14 (58.33%) WPF
4 13 (54.17%) ASP.NET
5 11 (45.83%) .NET Framework
6 8 (33.33%) HTML
6 8 (33.33%) REST
7 6 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 6 (25.00%) WinForms
8 5 (20.83%) HTML5
9 4 (16.67%) Ajax
9 4 (16.67%) CSS
9 4 (16.67%) EDI
9 4 (16.67%) jQuery
9 4 (16.67%) KnockoutJS
9 4 (16.67%) RAML
9 4 (16.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
9 4 (16.67%) WSDL
10 3 (12.50%) Unity DI Container
10 3 (12.50%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
1 4 (16.67%) Video on Demand
2 2 (8.33%) Credit Risk
2 2 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (8.33%) Grid Computing
2 2 (8.33%) Market Risk
2 2 (8.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (4.17%) Clustering
3 1 (4.17%) Computer Science
3 1 (4.17%) Hedge funds
3 1 (4.17%) Over-the-Top Content
3 1 (4.17%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 9 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server
2 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (58.33%) Workflow
2 9 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
2 9 (37.50%) MVC
3 8 (33.33%) UML
4 6 (25.00%) MVVM
5 5 (20.83%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (20.83%) TDD
5 5 (20.83%) Unit Testing
6 4 (16.67%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
6 4 (16.67%) Multithreading
6 4 (16.67%) Reverse Engineering
6 4 (16.67%) SDLC
6 4 (16.67%) SOA
6 4 (16.67%) SOLID
6 4 (16.67%) YAGNI
7 2 (8.33%) Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Risk Analytics
7 2 (8.33%) Web Development
8 1 (4.17%) Content Management
8 1 (4.17%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (83.33%) C#
2 15 (62.50%) SQL
3 8 (33.33%) JavaScript
4 4 (16.67%) PL/SQL
5 3 (12.50%) T-SQL
5 3 (12.50%) VB.NET
6 2 (8.33%) C
6 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) MCSE
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (8.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CCNA
2 1 (4.17%) CCNP
2 1 (4.17%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (4.17%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) MCDBA
2 1 (4.17%) MCDST
2 1 (4.17%) MCITP
2 1 (4.17%) MCSA
2 1 (4.17%) MCTS
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 1 (4.17%) Active Directory
1 1 (4.17%) Hyper-V
Vendors
1 11 (45.83%) Oracle
2 7 (29.17%) Sybase
3 6 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (16.67%) Dell
4 4 (16.67%) NetSuite
5 1 (4.17%) Salesforce.com