The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 48 31 34
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +3
Contract jobs citing WF 1 7 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.29% 3.02% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.70% 7.00% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 0
Average daily rate
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- £320 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £339 £375
% change year-on-year
+10.47% -9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
WF
South 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 Somerset region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
142 100 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 41.04% 43.10% 43.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 113 74 43
Average daily rate £325 £325 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £375 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

WF Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WF
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

WF Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
2 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Task Parallel Library
3 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Scrum
4 3 (50.00%) Back Office
4 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) jQuery
5 1 (16.67%) QA
5 1 (16.67%) Selenium
5 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (16.67%) SaaS
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Web Services
5 1 (16.67%) Windows
5 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
5 1 (16.67%) ERP
5 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence

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Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
1 1 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (16.67%) Selenium
1 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 3 (50.00%) Back Office
2 1 (16.67%) Telecoms
2 1 (16.67%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) WCF
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
2 5 (83.33%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 5 (83.33%) Task Parallel Library
3 4 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) Web Services
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) jQuery
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (16.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) Unit Testing
2 4 (66.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Analysis
3 1 (16.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (16.67%) ERP
3 1 (16.67%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (16.67%) MVC
3 1 (16.67%) Workflow
3 1 (16.67%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) C++
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
4 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 4 (66.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (16.67%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft