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 13 February 2016 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
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 255 259 201
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -58
Contract jobs citing WF 2 7 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.024% 0.074% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.093% 0.31% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 15
Average daily rate £425 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2156 2285 1996
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.53% 24.28% 23.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 1447 1319 1079
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 53 63
Average hourly rate £47.50 £30.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+58.33% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.90 £18.50 £13.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.62 £57.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

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

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 13 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 - 2 £425 -
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 10 (76.92%) SQL
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
1 10 (76.92%) Web Services
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
1 10 (76.92%) WCF
2 9 (69.23%) Finance
3 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (61.54%) SOA
3 8 (61.54%) XML
3 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 8 (61.54%) SOAP
3 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
3 8 (61.54%) Oracle
4 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 7 (53.85%) C#
5 6 (46.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 6 (46.15%) EDI
5 6 (46.15%) MSMQ
5 6 (46.15%) Control-M
5 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
5 6 (46.15%) BPEL
5 6 (46.15%) MDX
5 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
5 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
5 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
5 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
5 6 (46.15%) AppFabric
5 6 (46.15%) REST
5 6 (46.15%) Oracle ODI
5 6 (46.15%) SDLC

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, 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 5 (38.46%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (15.38%) CMS
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (30.77%) HFM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (76.92%) SQL Server
2 6 (46.15%) MongoDB
2 6 (46.15%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (38.46%) Data Warehouse
4 4 (30.77%) Essbase
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 10g
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 8 (61.54%) Visual Studio
2 6 (46.15%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (46.15%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) NUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Subversion
3 2 (15.38%) TortoiseSVN
General
1 9 (69.23%) Finance
2 2 (15.38%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Architect
2 6 (46.15%) Integration Architect
3 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 5 (38.46%) Solutions Architect
4 4 (30.77%) .NET Developer
4 4 (30.77%) Data Architect
4 4 (30.77%) Data Integration Architect
5 2 (15.38%) Technical Architect
6 1 (7.69%) C# Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle SOA Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Oracle Solutions Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Senior Integration Architect
6 1 (7.69%) SOA Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Web Architect
6 1 (7.69%) Workflow Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (76.92%) WCF
1 10 (76.92%) Web Services
2 8 (61.54%) SOAP
2 8 (61.54%) XML
3 7 (53.85%) .NET
4 6 (46.15%) AppFabric
4 6 (46.15%) EDI
4 6 (46.15%) MDX
4 6 (46.15%) MSMQ
4 6 (46.15%) REST
5 5 (38.46%) Oracle GoldenGate
6 4 (30.77%) .NET Framework
6 4 (30.77%) AngularJS
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET
6 4 (30.77%) ASP.NET MVC
6 4 (30.77%) HTML
7 3 (23.08%) RESTful
8 2 (15.38%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (15.38%) Entity Framework
8 2 (15.38%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Data Integration
1 5 (38.46%) User Experience
2 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 2 (15.38%) Mobile App
2 2 (15.38%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 6 (46.15%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (61.54%) Agile Software Development
1 8 (61.54%) SOA
2 6 (46.15%) BPEL
2 6 (46.15%) SDLC
2 6 (46.15%) Waterfall
3 5 (38.46%) API Integration
3 5 (38.46%) B2B
3 5 (38.46%) B2C
3 5 (38.46%) Business Intelligence
3 5 (38.46%) CRM
3 5 (38.46%) ERP
4 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
4 4 (30.77%) DRM
4 4 (30.77%) MVC
4 4 (30.77%) OO
4 4 (30.77%) Performance Tuning
4 4 (30.77%) Workflow
5 3 (23.08%) Data Transformation
5 3 (23.08%) Investment Management
5 3 (23.08%) Kanban
Programming Languages
1 10 (76.92%) SQL
2 7 (53.85%) C#
3 6 (46.15%) PowerShell
3 6 (46.15%) Shell Script
4 5 (38.46%) JavaScript
5 2 (15.38%) PL/SQL
5 2 (15.38%) T-SQL
6 1 (7.69%) C++
6 1 (7.69%) Java
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Oracle
3 4 (30.77%) Hyperion
3 4 (30.77%) IBM
3 4 (30.77%) JD Edwards
4 1 (7.69%) Salesforce.com