The table below looks at the statistics for WF skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WF over the 3 months to 13 February 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
13 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
Rank - 121 117
Contract jobs citing WF 0 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - 0.20% 0.044%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.74% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+21.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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 Yorkshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
833 680 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 29.61% 26.68% 30.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 562 439 400
Average daily rate £350 £330 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £265 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 6
Average hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +60.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

WF
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WF across the Yorkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WF Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WF
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WF Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WF
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WF Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WF
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing WF also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WF.

1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) XML
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
2 3 (75.00%) Finance
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
2 3 (75.00%) Intranet
2 3 (75.00%) Extranet
2 3 (75.00%) B2B
2 3 (75.00%) B2C
2 3 (75.00%) OLTP
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (25.00%) MS Excel

WF
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 13 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Yorkshire region citing WF also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WF. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Extranet
1 3 (75.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
2 3 (75.00%) OLAP
2 3 (75.00%) OLTP
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Architect
1 4 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Solutions Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) REST
1 4 (100.00%) SOAP
1 4 (100.00%) WCF
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 4 (100.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Data Protection Act
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) SOA
2 3 (75.00%) B2B
2 3 (75.00%) B2C
2 3 (75.00%) Business Continuity
3 2 (50.00%) Data Modelling
3 2 (50.00%) Data Protection
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (50.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft