The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 139 151 149
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -2
Contract jobs citing WF 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.036% 0.062% 0.031%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.15% 0.21% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 0
Median daily rate £280 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.33% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £493 £375
% change year-on-year
-8.62% +31.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median 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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
687 951 800
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.80% 29.64% 24.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 482 693 506
Median daily rate £350 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £298 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 16 27
Median hourly rate £23.78 £42.63 £47.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-44.22% -10.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.20 £37.50 £29.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £48.46 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 the South West

WF
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

WF Daily Rate Trend in the South West

WF
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

WF Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

WF
Contract Job Locations in the South West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the South West region over the 3 months to 7 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Somerset - 1 £280 -
WF
England

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South West region with a requirement for WF.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) K2 blackpearl
1 7 (100.00%) NServiceBus
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
2 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
2 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (85.71%) Kanban
2 6 (85.71%) QA
2 6 (85.71%) Pair Programming
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
3 5 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Line Management
5 1 (14.29%) Finance
5 1 (14.29%) Back Office

WF
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 7 (100.00%) K2 blackpearl
1 7 (100.00%) NServiceBus
2 6 (85.71%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 7 (100.00%) Amazon AWS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
1 6 (85.71%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (85.71%) Git (software)
1 6 (85.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Back Office
1 1 (14.29%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 6 (85.71%) .NET Developer
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Programmer
4 1 (14.29%) SQL Server Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web API
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Continuous Delivery
1 7 (100.00%) Scrum
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Workflow
2 6 (85.71%) Kanban
2 6 (85.71%) Pair Programming
3 4 (57.14%) Line Management
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
1 5 (71.43%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (85.71%) QA
2 1 (14.29%) Disclosure Scotland