The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 6 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
6 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank - - 89
Contract jobs citing WF 0 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester - - 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £430 £328 £400
% change year-on-year
+31.09% -18.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
WF
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
447 373 384
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 24.37% 22.59% 27.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 306 231 245
Median daily rate £375 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.63% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 1
Median hourly rate £28.50 £37.50 £135.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.00% -72.22%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.08% +5.71%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Manchester 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 Manchester

WF
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WF across the Manchester region.

WF Daily Rate Trend in Manchester