The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 26 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
26 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank - 114 120
Contract jobs citing WF 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.042% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.18% 0.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Median daily rate - £400 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +29.03%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £438 £325
% change year-on-year
-20.00% +34.61%
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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
805 544 574
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 25.44% 22.83% 24.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 329 330
Median daily rate £375 £348 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% +6.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £243 £190 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £438 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 12 19
Median hourly rate £24.00 £23.75 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.05% -13.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.00 £22.00 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £39.55 £34.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

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Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

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Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

WF Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

WF Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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Top 7 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for WF.

1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management

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Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Build Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Rollout Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Telecoms Manager
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Project Management
1 1 (100.00%) Service Delivery
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Nokia