The first table below looks at the demand for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the North West region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank - 121 -
Contract jobs citing WF 0 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.19% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.65% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 0
Average daily rate
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- £313 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
-13.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
700 764 995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 23.28% 28.68% 30.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 434 412 543
Average daily rate £325 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.83% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 17 36
Average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £30.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.75 £13.61 £16.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £43.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
WF
England

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WF across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WF Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

WF
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

WF Daily Rate Trend in the North West

WF
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WF across the North West region.

WF Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

WF
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the North West region over the 3 months to 23 July 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
Manchester - - - - 1
Cheshire - - - - 3
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) LINQ
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 3 (60.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) jQuery
4 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
4 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (40.00%) Ajax
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) POCO
4 2 (40.00%) Scrum
4 2 (40.00%) VB
4 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (40.00%) HTML
4 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
4 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (40.00%) CSS
4 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 2 (40.00%) Subversion
4 2 (40.00%) RUP
4 2 (40.00%) DSDM
4 2 (40.00%) OOD
5 1 (20.00%) MVC

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) MongoDB
2 1 (20.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Couchbase
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Subversion
1 2 (40.00%) Git (software)
1 2 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (20.00%) T4 Templates
2 1 (20.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) .NET Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Programmer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) WCF
1 5 (100.00%) LINQ
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) jQuery
3 2 (40.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 2 (40.00%) POCO
3 2 (40.00%) HTML
3 2 (40.00%) Ajax
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) CSS
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
4 1 (20.00%) XML
4 1 (20.00%) JSON
4 1 (20.00%) Classic ASP
4 1 (20.00%) CSS3
4 1 (20.00%) HTML5
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) RUP
1 2 (40.00%) DSDM
1 2 (40.00%) OOD
1 2 (40.00%) Scrum
1 2 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) MVC
2 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) T-SQL
3 2 (40.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (40.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (40.00%) VB
3 2 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (20.00%) VB6
4 1 (20.00%) VBScript