The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 2 July 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 616 621 562
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -59
Contract jobs citing WF 21 28 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.050% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.14% 0.18% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 16 52
Median daily rate £425 £494 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.92% +20.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £363 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £600 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £525 £325
% change year-on-year
-22.85% +61.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15236 15422 14979
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.51% 27.54% 27.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 10733 10292 9757
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 187 226 217
Median hourly rate £36.00 £38.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £19.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £55.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +14.28%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

WF
Daily Rate Trend

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

WF Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WF
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WF within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

WF Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WF
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WF within the UK.

WF Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WF
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the UK over the 3 months to 2 July 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
England -5 20 £425 -13.92% 12
London -1 13 £481 -2.58% 5
Yorkshire +2 5 £410 -31.66% 1
West Yorkshire -1 4 £405 -32.50% 1
Leeds -5 4 £405 -32.50% 1
City of London +43 2 £375 -24.05% 2
Bolton - 2 £300 -
Manchester - 2 £300 - 1
North West - 2 £300 - 3
Harrogate - 1 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £450 -

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 July 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 with a requirement for WF.

1 39 (90.70%) .NET
2 37 (86.05%) WCF
3 33 (76.74%) C#
4 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
5 22 (51.16%) SQL
6 20 (46.51%) Workflow
7 19 (44.19%) WPF
8 17 (39.53%) .NET Framework
8 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
9 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
9 16 (37.21%) Oracle
9 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
10 15 (34.88%) HTML
10 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
11 14 (32.56%) Finance
12 13 (30.23%) Windows
13 12 (27.91%) Visual Studio
13 12 (27.91%) WinForms
13 12 (27.91%) TDD
14 11 (25.58%) MVC
14 11 (25.58%) SOA
14 11 (25.58%) REST
15 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (20.93%) SDLC
16 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
16 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
16 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
16 8 (18.60%) UML
16 8 (18.60%) CSS
16 8 (18.60%) XML

WF
Top Related IT Skills 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 8 (18.60%) SharePoint
2 6 (13.95%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (11.63%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (4.65%) IIS
4 2 (4.65%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.33%) NServiceBus
5 1 (2.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (4.65%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 4 (9.30%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (9.30%) Boomi
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (2.33%) GitHub
3 1 (2.33%) Office 365
3 1 (2.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (4.65%) SMS
2 1 (2.33%) Intranet
2 1 (2.33%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (53.49%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (9.30%) Relational Database
3 4 (9.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2008
4 3 (6.98%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (4.65%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (4.65%) Crystal Reports
5 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.33%) MongoDB
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 10g
6 1 (2.33%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (2.33%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 12 (27.91%) Visual Studio
2 8 (18.60%) Team Foundation Server
3 5 (11.63%) NUnit
4 4 (9.30%) MorphX
4 4 (9.30%) MSTest
5 1 (2.33%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.33%) FxCop
5 1 (2.33%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.33%) Selenium
5 1 (2.33%) StyleCop
5 1 (2.33%) Subversion
5 1 (2.33%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.33%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.33%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 14 (32.56%) Finance
2 5 (11.63%) Banking
3 3 (6.98%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.65%) Advertising
5 1 (2.33%) Back Office
5 1 (2.33%) Front Office
5 1 (2.33%) Marketing
5 1 (2.33%) Retail
5 1 (2.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 30 (69.77%) Developer
2 19 (44.19%) C# Developer
3 13 (30.23%) .NET Developer
4 6 (13.95%) Architect
5 5 (11.63%) C# .NET Developer
5 5 (11.63%) Technical Architect
6 4 (9.30%) BizTalk Architect
6 4 (9.30%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (9.30%) Software Developer
6 4 (9.30%) SQL Developer
6 4 (9.30%) WPF Developer
7 3 (6.98%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.98%) C# WCF Developer
7 3 (6.98%) Full Stack Developer
7 3 (6.98%) WCF Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.65%) C# Software Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Consultant
8 2 (4.65%) PL/SQL Developer
8 2 (4.65%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (90.70%) .NET
2 37 (86.05%) WCF
3 19 (44.19%) WPF
4 17 (39.53%) .NET Framework
4 17 (39.53%) ASP.NET
5 15 (34.88%) HTML
6 12 (27.91%) WinForms
7 11 (25.58%) REST
8 8 (18.60%) CSS
8 8 (18.60%) XML
9 7 (16.28%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (16.28%) HTML5
10 6 (13.95%) Ajax
11 5 (11.63%) jQuery
11 5 (11.63%) KnockoutJS
11 5 (11.63%) RAML
11 5 (11.63%) Twitter Bootstrap
12 4 (9.30%) Entity Framework
12 4 (9.30%) Web Services
12 4 (9.30%) WSDL
Miscellaneous
1 5 (11.63%) Video on Demand
2 4 (9.30%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (6.98%) Enterprise Software
3 3 (6.98%) User Experience
4 2 (4.65%) Computer Science
4 2 (4.65%) Credit Risk
4 2 (4.65%) Grid Computing
4 2 (4.65%) Market Risk
4 2 (4.65%) N-Tier
5 1 (2.33%) Clustering
5 1 (2.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (2.33%) Hedge funds
5 1 (2.33%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.33%) Over-the-Top Content
5 1 (2.33%) W3C
Operating Systems
1 13 (30.23%) Windows
2 2 (4.65%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (46.51%) Workflow
2 16 (37.21%) Agile Software Development
3 12 (27.91%) TDD
4 11 (25.58%) MVC
4 11 (25.58%) SOA
5 9 (20.93%) Continuous Integration
5 9 (20.93%) SDLC
6 8 (18.60%) UML
7 7 (16.28%) MVVM
8 5 (11.63%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
8 5 (11.63%) SOLID
8 5 (11.63%) YAGNI
9 4 (9.30%) ERP
9 4 (9.30%) Multithreading
9 4 (9.30%) Reverse Engineering
9 4 (9.30%) Unit Testing
10 3 (6.98%) Domain-Driven Design
10 3 (6.98%) Kanban
10 3 (6.98%) Migration
10 3 (6.98%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 33 (76.74%) C#
2 22 (51.16%) SQL
3 16 (37.21%) JavaScript
4 8 (18.60%) PL/SQL
5 7 (16.28%) T-SQL
6 4 (9.30%) X++
7 3 (6.98%) C
7 3 (6.98%) VB.NET
8 2 (4.65%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 4 (9.30%) Security Cleared
2 2 (4.65%) MCSE
2 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.65%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) CCNA
3 1 (2.33%) CCNP
3 1 (2.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.33%) Degree
3 1 (2.33%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.33%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.33%) MCDST
3 1 (2.33%) MCITP
3 1 (2.33%) MCSA
3 1 (2.33%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (4.65%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.33%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 2 (4.65%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 2 (4.65%) MIIS
2 1 (2.33%) SCSM
Vendors
1 16 (37.21%) Oracle
2 15 (34.88%) Microsoft
3 7 (16.28%) Sybase
4 4 (9.30%) Dell
4 4 (9.30%) NetSuite
5 2 (4.65%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.33%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.33%) Nintex
6 1 (2.33%) Nokia
6 1 (2.33%) Salesforce.com
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