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 3 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 609 630 594
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -36
Contract jobs citing WF 11 27 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.022% 0.049% 0.075%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.072% 0.17% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 19 35
Median daily rate £450 £501 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.08% +33.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £400 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £650 £565
UK excluding London median daily rate £488 £485 £375
% change year-on-year
+0.51% +29.33%
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
15327 15921 15523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.99% 28.76% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10582 11090 10566
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 263 168
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.92 £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

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 3 December 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 10 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 3 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
England -8 11 £450 -10.08% 13
North West - 6 £525 - 6
London -17 4 £450 -29.41% 1
Merseyside - 3 - -
Wirral - 2 - -
Yorkshire +19 1 £450 -7.73% 2
Manchester - 1 £525 - 5
Cheshire - 1 - -
Harrogate - 1 £450 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £450 -

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 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 with a requirement for WF.

1 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 28 (87.50%) C#
3 21 (65.63%) SQL Server
4 19 (59.38%) Windows
4 19 (59.38%) Workflow
5 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
6 15 (46.88%) TDD
6 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
6 15 (46.88%) WCF
7 14 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
8 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
8 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
9 11 (34.38%) IIS
9 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
9 11 (34.38%) SOA
9 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
9 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
10 10 (31.25%) Kanban
10 10 (31.25%) SQL
10 10 (31.25%) Pair Programming
11 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
11 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
11 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
12 8 (25.00%) Scrum
12 8 (25.00%) NServiceBus
12 8 (25.00%) SDLC
13 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
13 7 (21.88%) HTML
13 7 (21.88%) XML
13 7 (21.88%) K2 blackpearl

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 11 (34.38%) IIS
2 9 (28.13%) SharePoint
3 8 (25.00%) NServiceBus
4 7 (21.88%) K2 blackpearl
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 1 (3.13%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (3.13%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (3.13%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (15.63%) InfoPath
1 5 (15.63%) MS Excel
2 4 (12.50%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (12.50%) Dynamics AX
2 3 (9.38%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 11 (34.38%) Microsoft Azure
2 9 (28.13%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (12.50%) Google Analytics
3 4 (12.50%) SaaS
4 1 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (3.13%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (15.63%) Internet
1 5 (15.63%) Intranet
2 4 (12.50%) Extranet
3 2 (6.25%) SMS
4 1 (3.13%) Firewall
4 1 (3.13%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) SQL Server
2 6 (18.75%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (15.63%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (3.13%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 14 (43.75%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (34.38%) Visual Studio
3 6 (18.75%) Git (software)
4 5 (15.63%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
5 3 (9.38%) CruiseControl
5 3 (9.38%) MorphX
5 3 (9.38%) TeamCity
5 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (3.13%) FxCop
6 1 (3.13%) Selenium
6 1 (3.13%) StyleCop
General
1 5 (15.63%) Finance
2 3 (9.38%) Back Office
3 1 (3.13%) Advertising
3 1 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (71.88%) Developer
2 15 (46.88%) .NET Developer
3 8 (25.00%) SQL Developer
4 6 (18.75%) C# Developer
4 6 (18.75%) SharePoint Developer
5 5 (15.63%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (12.50%) Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) AWS Infrastructure Lead
7 2 (6.25%) Azure Infrastructure Lead
7 2 (6.25%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (6.25%) Consultant
7 2 (6.25%) Infrastructure Team Leader
7 2 (6.25%) PL/SQL Developer
7 2 (6.25%) WCF Developer
8 1 (3.13%) .NET Programmer
8 1 (3.13%) Azure Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) C# Software Developer
8 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX Consultant
8 1 (3.13%) Dynamics AX Developer
8 1 (3.13%) SOA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 15 (46.88%) WCF
3 12 (37.50%) .NET Framework
3 12 (37.50%) ASP.NET
4 11 (34.38%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (21.88%) HTML
5 7 (21.88%) jQuery
5 7 (21.88%) XML
6 5 (15.63%) CSS
6 5 (15.63%) WinForms
6 5 (15.63%) WPF
7 4 (12.50%) Entity Framework
7 4 (12.50%) Web Services
8 3 (9.38%) HTML5
9 2 (6.25%) XML Messaging
10 1 (3.13%) Ajax
10 1 (3.13%) COM
10 1 (3.13%) JSON
10 1 (3.13%) LINQ
10 1 (3.13%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 4 (12.50%) User Experience
2 3 (9.38%) Clustering
3 2 (6.25%) Fintech
3 2 (6.25%) Inversion of Control
4 1 (3.13%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 1 (3.13%) Video on Demand
Operating Systems
1 19 (59.38%) Windows
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server
2 4 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (59.38%) Workflow
2 16 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 15 (46.88%) TDD
4 11 (34.38%) SOA
5 10 (31.25%) Kanban
5 10 (31.25%) Pair Programming
6 8 (25.00%) Scrum
6 8 (25.00%) SDLC
7 7 (21.88%) Automated Testing
7 7 (21.88%) Continuous Delivery
7 7 (21.88%) Unit Testing
8 5 (15.63%) Continuous Integration
9 4 (12.50%) Analytics
9 4 (12.50%) BDD
9 4 (12.50%) Domain-Driven Design
9 4 (12.50%) ERP
9 4 (12.50%) Line Management
9 4 (12.50%) Network Management
9 4 (12.50%) Virtual Environments
10 3 (9.38%) CRM
Programming Languages
1 28 (87.50%) C#
2 10 (31.25%) SQL
3 9 (28.13%) JavaScript
4 4 (12.50%) PowerShell
5 3 (9.38%) PL/SQL
5 3 (9.38%) X++
6 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (18.75%) SC Cleared
1 6 (18.75%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.38%) CCNA
2 3 (9.38%) CCNP
2 3 (9.38%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (9.38%) MCDBA
2 3 (9.38%) MCDST
2 3 (9.38%) MCITP
2 3 (9.38%) MCSA
2 3 (9.38%) MCSE
2 3 (9.38%) MCTS
2 3 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.13%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (18.75%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 5 (15.63%) Active Directory
2 4 (12.50%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.13%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (3.13%) MIIS
Vendors
1 15 (46.88%) Microsoft
2 4 (12.50%) Google
2 4 (12.50%) Nintex
2 4 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (3.13%) JD Edwards
3 1 (3.13%) Juniper
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