The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 18 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 228 229 223
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -6
Contract jobs citing WF 19 14 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.20% 0.16% 0.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 0.63% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 13 15
Average daily rate
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£400 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £325 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £339 £388
% change year-on-year
+14.15% -12.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £13.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £13.50
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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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2269 2233 2458
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.45% 25.89% 24.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1320 1270 1220
Average daily rate £350 £350 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £248 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 59 80
Average hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.88 £17.04 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WF Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WF
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

WF Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WF across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 2014.

WF Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

WF
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

WF Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WF
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 September 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
Surrey +17 16 £400 - 4
Berkshire - 1 £500 - 2
Hampshire - - - -
Kent - - - -
WF
England

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 22 (91.67%) Workflow
3 20 (83.33%) Windows
4 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
5 18 (75.00%) SharePoint
5 18 (75.00%) WCF
6 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
6 17 (70.83%) XML
6 17 (70.83%) XSLT
6 17 (70.83%) Visual Studio
6 17 (70.83%) SQL
7 15 (62.50%) VB.NET
7 15 (62.50%) MVC
8 14 (58.33%) Dynamics CRM
8 14 (58.33%) CRM
8 14 (58.33%) Scrum
9 13 (54.17%) MS Office
10 12 (50.00%) C#
10 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (45.83%) Finance
12 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
13 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
14 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
15 5 (20.83%) Web Services
15 5 (20.83%) Release Management
16 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
16 4 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
16 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
16 4 (16.67%) HTML
16 4 (16.67%) SharePoint Server

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Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 18 (75.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint Server
2 4 (16.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 3 (12.50%) BizTalk Server
4 1 (4.17%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 13 (54.17%) MS Office
2 3 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 3 (12.50%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 14 (58.33%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (4.17%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 17 (70.83%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.17%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 11 (45.83%) Finance
2 2 (8.33%) Marketing
3 1 (4.17%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 22 (91.67%) Developer
2 14 (58.33%) .NET Developer
3 11 (45.83%) VB.NET Developer
4 4 (16.67%) SharePoint Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 2 (8.33%) CRM Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.33%) Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Systems Developer
6 1 (4.17%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) .NET Architect
6 1 (4.17%) SharePoint Consultant
6 1 (4.17%) Senior VB.NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) WPF Developer
6 1 (4.17%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Developer
6 1 (4.17%) BizTalk Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (100.00%) .NET
2 19 (79.17%) ASP.NET
3 18 (75.00%) WCF
4 17 (70.83%) XML
4 17 (70.83%) XSLT
5 6 (25.00%) .NET Framework
6 5 (20.83%) Web Services
7 4 (16.67%) Ajax
7 4 (16.67%) WPF
7 4 (16.67%) Silverlight
7 4 (16.67%) HTML
7 4 (16.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 3 (12.50%) CAML
8 3 (12.50%) ADO.NET
9 2 (8.33%) DHTML
9 2 (8.33%) CSS
10 1 (4.17%) WinForms
10 1 (4.17%) jQuery
10 1 (4.17%) NHibernate
10 1 (4.17%) CSLA.NET
Operating Systems
1 20 (83.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (91.67%) Workflow
2 15 (62.50%) MVC
3 14 (58.33%) Scrum
3 14 (58.33%) CRM
4 12 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (20.83%) Release Management
6 3 (12.50%) Web Development
6 3 (12.50%) Content Management
6 3 (12.50%) TDD
6 3 (12.50%) UML
6 3 (12.50%) OOA/OOD
6 3 (12.50%) OO
6 3 (12.50%) Kanban
7 2 (8.33%) Waterfall
7 2 (8.33%) Performance Tuning
7 2 (8.33%) Pair Programming
7 2 (8.33%) ETL
7 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (8.33%) Service Management
7 2 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 17 (70.83%) SQL
2 15 (62.50%) VB.NET
3 12 (50.00%) C#
4 7 (29.17%) JavaScript
5 2 (8.33%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.17%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.33%) Degree
2 1 (4.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 17 (70.83%) Microsoft
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