Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for WF skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WF over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows Workflow Foundation (WF, WWF)
England > London
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 618 608 601
Rank change year-on-year -10 -7 -40
Contract jobs citing WF 8 11 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.017% 0.024% 0.034%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.046% 0.071% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 6 12
London median daily rate £425 £450 £606
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.50% -25.77% +34.72%
10th Percentile £339 £363 £403
90th Percentile £493 £486 £650
England median daily rate £413 £438 £500
% change year-on-year -5.66% -12.50% +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
London median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate - - -

WF is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 17269 15562 15183
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 37.10% 34.40% 32.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 13196 11655 11304
London median daily rate £500 £463 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.11% +2.78% +5.88%
10th Percentile £350 £319 £308
90th Percentile £650 £625 £625
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 101 72 92
London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £19.00 £19.23 £14.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £57.44 £58.75
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

WF
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing WF as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for WF in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WF in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WF in London over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WF in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WF in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the London region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Central London +4 2 £500 +33.33% 1
WF
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 2017, 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 London region with a requirement for WF.

1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 4 (50.00%) WCF
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Core
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
3 2 (25.00%) Remedy
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Banking

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Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle CRM
1 1 (12.50%) Siebel CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (25.00%) SaaS
3 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Siebel EIM
Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Octopus Deploy
1 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (25.00%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Developer
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Azure Developer
3 2 (25.00%) Coordinator
3 2 (25.00%) Data Centre Coordinator
3 2 (25.00%) Data Coordinator
4 1 (12.50%) Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Azure Architect
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Technical Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Digital Transformation Architect
4 1 (12.50%) Siebel Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) .NET
1 4 (50.00%) WCF
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Core
2 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
2 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
3 1 (12.50%) LINQ
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) WinForms
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) CCTV
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) N-Tier
2 1 (12.50%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Front End Development
2 3 (37.50%) Inversion of Control
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Scrum
2 3 (37.50%) Test Automation
2 3 (37.50%) Unit Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Agile Testing
3 2 (25.00%) Change Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
4 1 (12.50%) Business Process Analysis
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) EAI
4 1 (12.50%) KYC
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) UML
4 1 (12.50%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
2 2 (25.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (12.50%) C#
3 1 (12.50%) Java
3 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Remedy
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) Siebel