Period
to 25 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 25 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)
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 154 165 181
Rank change year-on-year +11 +16 -43
Contract jobs citing WF 1 4 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.033% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.11% 0.32% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 5
West Yorkshire median daily rate - £350 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -41.67% +60.00%
Yorkshire median daily rate - £400 £550
% change year-on-year - -27.31% +46.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 938 1235 1384
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 31.21% 34.70% 30.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 709 883 911
West Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +10.29%
10th Percentile £300 £283 £275
90th Percentile £519 £527 £525
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 17
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - £13.50 £37.04
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -63.55% +12.24%
Yorkshire median hourly rate £35.00 £14.69 £25.00
% change year-on-year +138.30% -41.25% -18.03%

WF
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WF in West Yorkshire

WF
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WF in West Yorkshire

WF
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WF within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 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
Bradford - 1 - -
WF
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 25 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WF.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR

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Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Extranet
1 1 (100.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) OLAP
1 1 (100.00%) OLTP
1 1 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Lead Solutions Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Identity Foundation
1 1 (100.00%) XML
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) B2B
1 1 (100.00%) B2C
1 1 (100.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (100.00%) Data Modelling
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) GDPR
1 1 (100.00%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft