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 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 386 384 358
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -26
Contract jobs citing WF 16 41 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.069% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 0.56% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 39 20
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£525 £388 £420
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.48% -7.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £368 £340 £368
10% offered a daily rate of more than £596 £500 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
-7.33% -6.25%
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
6901 7306 6635
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.83% 30.02% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 5275 5295 4834
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 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £579 £563 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 53 67
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 18 December 2014.

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 18 December 2014. 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 2 £480 +23.87% 5
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 34 (89.47%) WCF
2 33 (86.84%) C#
3 29 (76.32%) .NET
3 29 (76.32%) SQL Server
4 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
5 20 (52.63%) SQL
6 18 (47.37%) Windows
6 18 (47.37%) Workflow
7 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
7 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
8 14 (36.84%) XML
9 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
9 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
10 12 (31.58%) Banking
10 12 (31.58%) HTML
11 11 (28.95%) Investment Banking
11 11 (28.95%) MVC
12 10 (26.32%) Analytics
13 9 (23.68%) WPF
13 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
13 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
13 9 (23.68%) XSLT
14 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
14 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
14 8 (21.05%) NUnit
14 8 (21.05%) Finance
14 8 (21.05%) jQuery
15 7 (18.42%) SharePoint Server
15 7 (18.42%) Silverlight
15 7 (18.42%) Credit Risk

WF
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, 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 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 7 (18.42%) SharePoint Server
3 3 (7.89%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (7.89%) IIS
4 2 (5.26%) BizTalk Server
5 1 (2.63%) SharePoint Foundation
Applications
1 7 (18.42%) MS Excel
1 7 (18.42%) MS Office
2 3 (7.89%) InfoPath
3 2 (5.26%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Payables
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Receivables
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Assets
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS R12
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle General Ledger
1 1 (2.63%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.89%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (2.63%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (10.53%) Intranet
1 4 (10.53%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 29 (76.32%) SQL Server
2 9 (23.68%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (15.79%) SQL Server 2008
4 5 (13.16%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (10.53%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (5.26%) RDBMS
6 2 (5.26%) MS Access
6 2 (5.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle Database
6 2 (5.26%) PerformancePoint
6 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle BI Publisher
7 1 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Discoverer
7 1 (2.63%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (21.05%) Visual Studio
1 8 (21.05%) NUnit
2 7 (18.42%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (15.79%) VSS/SourceSafe
4 2 (5.26%) Subversion
4 2 (5.26%) TeamCity
4 2 (5.26%) Moq
5 1 (2.63%) JIRA
5 1 (2.63%) Visual Studio Team System
5 1 (2.63%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.63%) MSBuild
5 1 (2.63%) FindBugs
5 1 (2.63%) Checkstyle
5 1 (2.63%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.63%) Ant
5 1 (2.63%) JUnit
5 1 (2.63%) Oracle Forms
General
1 12 (31.58%) Banking
2 11 (28.95%) Investment Banking
3 8 (21.05%) Finance
4 3 (7.89%) Front Office
4 3 (7.89%) Legal
5 2 (5.26%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 26 (68.42%) Developer
2 9 (23.68%) C# Developer
3 7 (18.42%) SharePoint Developer
4 6 (15.79%) Senior Developer
5 5 (13.16%) Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Analyst
6 4 (10.53%) Senior Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) SharePoint Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) .NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Applications Support
6 4 (10.53%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (10.53%) Senior SharePoint Consultant
6 4 (10.53%) Senior SharePoint Developer
7 3 (7.89%) Test Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) Software Developer
8 2 (5.26%) Architect
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Analyst Programmer
8 2 (5.26%) QA Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) QA Test Analyst
8 2 (5.26%) .NET Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (89.47%) WCF
2 29 (76.32%) .NET
3 17 (44.74%) ASP.NET
4 14 (36.84%) XML
5 12 (31.58%) HTML
6 9 (23.68%) WPF
6 9 (23.68%) .NET Framework
6 9 (23.68%) XSLT
7 8 (21.05%) jQuery
8 7 (18.42%) Silverlight
8 7 (18.42%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 7 (18.42%) CSS
9 6 (15.79%) Web Services
10 5 (13.16%) ASP.NET MVC
10 5 (13.16%) WinForms
10 5 (13.16%) XHTML
11 4 (10.53%) Ajax
11 4 (10.53%) AppFabric
12 3 (7.89%) Windows SharePoint Services
13 2 (5.26%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.42%) Credit Risk
2 6 (15.79%) Grid Computing
3 4 (10.53%) Market Risk
4 2 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.63%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (2.63%) Video on Demand
5 1 (2.63%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 18 (47.37%) Windows
2 4 (10.53%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (5.26%) UNIX
4 1 (2.63%) AIX
4 1 (2.63%) Solaris
4 1 (2.63%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Workflow
2 13 (34.21%) Agile Software Development
3 11 (28.95%) MVC
4 10 (26.32%) Analytics
5 6 (15.79%) Business Intelligence
5 6 (15.79%) Document Management
5 6 (15.79%) Scrum
5 6 (15.79%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.16%) TDD
6 5 (13.16%) OO
7 4 (10.53%) Data Modelling
7 4 (10.53%) OOD
7 4 (10.53%) Risk Analytics
8 3 (7.89%) MVVM
8 3 (7.89%) Technical Architecture
8 3 (7.89%) Kanban
8 3 (7.89%) Risk Management
8 3 (7.89%) Content Management
8 3 (7.89%) SOA
8 3 (7.89%) UML
Programming Languages
1 33 (86.84%) C#
2 20 (52.63%) SQL
3 17 (44.74%) JavaScript
4 13 (34.21%) T-SQL
5 5 (13.16%) PowerShell
5 5 (13.16%) C++
5 5 (13.16%) VB
6 3 (7.89%) VB6
6 3 (7.89%) Java
7 2 (5.26%) VB.NET
8 1 (2.63%) F#
8 1 (2.63%) Python
8 1 (2.63%) Shell Script
8 1 (2.63%) Perl
8 1 (2.63%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (13.16%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.53%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.26%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.26%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 26 (68.42%) Microsoft
2 4 (10.53%) Oracle
3 3 (7.89%) Sitecore
4 2 (5.26%) Nintex
5 1 (2.63%) Atlassian
5 1 (2.63%) Perforce
5 1 (2.63%) Telerik
5 1 (2.63%) TIBCO
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