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 4 May 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank 621 590 543
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -47
Contract jobs citing WF 26 46 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.082% 0.14%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.17% 0.31% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 37 49
Median daily rate £475 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+26.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £323
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £328 £400
% change year-on-year
+37.19% -18.00%
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
15308 14976 14857
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.54% 26.82% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 10705 9692 9726
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £280 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £351 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.99% +3.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 184 203 204
Median hourly rate £32.50 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £17.86 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.30 £47.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.55 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-10.53% +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 4 May 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 16 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 4 May 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 -42 25 £475 +26.66% 13
London -14 20 £481 +28.26% 5
City of London +39 3 £475 +18.75% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £430 -
East of England +8 1 £460 +3.66%
Gloucestershire +2 1 - -
Osterley -4 1 £400 +25.00%
South West -9 1 - -
West Midlands - 1 - - 1
Solihull - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £460 -
Harrogate - 1 £450 -
Leeds - 1 £410 -
North Yorkshire - 1 £450 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £410 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £460 -

WF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 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 34 (91.89%) .NET
2 33 (89.19%) WCF
3 27 (72.97%) C#
4 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
5 21 (56.76%) SQL
5 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
6 18 (48.65%) WPF
7 17 (45.95%) Workflow
7 17 (45.95%) Finance
8 16 (43.24%) .NET Framework
9 14 (37.84%) Oracle
10 13 (35.14%) MVC
11 12 (32.43%) HTML
11 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
11 12 (32.43%) Windows
12 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
12 11 (29.73%) WinForms
13 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
13 10 (27.03%) REST
14 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
14 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
15 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
15 8 (21.62%) UML
15 8 (21.62%) CSS
15 8 (21.62%) XML
15 8 (21.62%) SOA
16 7 (18.92%) Sybase
16 7 (18.92%) NUnit
16 7 (18.92%) Ajax
16 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software

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 6 (16.22%) BizTalk Server
2 5 (13.51%) SharePoint
3 4 (10.81%) Oracle Workflow
4 2 (5.41%) IIS
4 2 (5.41%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.70%) NServiceBus
5 1 (2.70%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (5.41%) InfoPath
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (2.70%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Boomi
2 1 (2.70%) GitHub
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (56.76%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) Relational Database
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (10.81%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (5.41%) BusinessObjects
3 2 (5.41%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (5.41%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (2.70%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (2.70%) MongoDB
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 8 (21.62%) Visual Studio
2 7 (18.92%) NUnit
3 5 (13.51%) MSTest
3 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (5.41%) Subversion
4 2 (5.41%) TortoiseSVN
5 1 (2.70%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.70%) FxCop
5 1 (2.70%) Jenkins
5 1 (2.70%) MorphX
5 1 (2.70%) QUnit
5 1 (2.70%) Selenium
5 1 (2.70%) StyleCop
5 1 (2.70%) TeamCity
5 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 17 (45.95%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 3 (8.11%) Investment Banking
4 2 (5.41%) Advertising
5 1 (2.70%) Front Office
5 1 (2.70%) Marketing
5 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 24 (64.86%) Developer
2 16 (43.24%) C# Developer
3 9 (24.32%) .NET Developer
3 9 (24.32%) Architect
4 7 (18.92%) Technical Architect
5 4 (10.81%) BizTalk Architect
5 4 (10.81%) C# WPF Developer
5 4 (10.81%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.81%) WPF Developer
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Architect
6 3 (8.11%) .NET Software Developer
6 3 (8.11%) C# .NET Developer
6 3 (8.11%) Full Stack Developer
7 2 (5.41%) .NET Technical Architect
7 2 (5.41%) Applications Developer
7 2 (5.41%) C# Application Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SharePoint Developer
7 2 (5.41%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 34 (91.89%) .NET
2 33 (89.19%) WCF
3 22 (59.46%) ASP.NET
4 18 (48.65%) WPF
5 16 (43.24%) .NET Framework
6 12 (32.43%) HTML
7 11 (29.73%) WinForms
8 10 (27.03%) REST
9 9 (24.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 8 (21.62%) CSS
10 8 (21.62%) XML
11 7 (18.92%) Ajax
12 6 (16.22%) jQuery
13 5 (13.51%) HTML5
14 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
14 4 (10.81%) EDI
14 4 (10.81%) KnockoutJS
14 4 (10.81%) RAML
14 4 (10.81%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 4 (10.81%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (18.92%) Enterprise Software
2 5 (13.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.81%) Video on Demand
4 3 (8.11%) User Experience
5 2 (5.41%) Credit Risk
5 2 (5.41%) Grid Computing
5 2 (5.41%) Market Risk
5 2 (5.41%) Mobile App
5 2 (5.41%) N-Tier
5 2 (5.41%) W3C
6 1 (2.70%) Clustering
6 1 (2.70%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 1 (2.70%) Hedge funds
6 1 (2.70%) Over-the-Top Content
Operating Systems
1 12 (32.43%) Windows
2 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Workflow
2 13 (35.14%) MVC
3 10 (27.03%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (21.62%) SOA
4 8 (21.62%) UML
5 6 (16.22%) MVVM
5 6 (16.22%) TDD
6 5 (13.51%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (13.51%) SDLC
6 5 (13.51%) Unit Testing
7 4 (10.81%) Don't repeat yourself (DRY)
7 4 (10.81%) Multithreading
7 4 (10.81%) Reverse Engineering
7 4 (10.81%) SOLID
7 4 (10.81%) YAGNI
8 3 (8.11%) Migration
9 2 (5.41%) Automated Testing
9 2 (5.41%) Data Modelling
9 2 (5.41%) E-business
9 2 (5.41%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 27 (72.97%) C#
2 21 (56.76%) SQL
3 12 (32.43%) JavaScript
4 9 (24.32%) T-SQL
5 6 (16.22%) PL/SQL
6 4 (10.81%) VB.NET
7 3 (8.11%) C
8 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
9 1 (2.70%) VB
9 1 (2.70%) X++
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.41%) MCSE
2 2 (5.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.70%) CCNA
3 1 (2.70%) CCNP
3 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (2.70%) Degree
3 1 (2.70%) DV Cleared
3 1 (2.70%) MCDBA
3 1 (2.70%) MCDST
3 1 (2.70%) MCITP
3 1 (2.70%) MCSA
3 1 (2.70%) MCTS
3 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
1 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) Forefront Identity Manager
1 1 (2.70%) MIIS
1 1 (2.70%) SCSM
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Oracle
2 11 (29.73%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.92%) Sybase
4 4 (10.81%) Dell
4 4 (10.81%) NetSuite
5 2 (5.41%) DevExpress
6 1 (2.70%) JD Edwards
6 1 (2.70%) Nintex
6 1 (2.70%) Nokia
6 1 (2.70%) Salesforce.com
Newcastle Upon Tyne, Tyne and Wear
Asset Resourcing Ltd
Rate: £300 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
Woking, Surrey
WWF-UK
Rate: £50,000 per annum
Posted: 6 days ago