The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 3 March 2015 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 54 53 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing WinForms 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.48% 0.18% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.19% 0.72% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Average daily rate
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£356 £200 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+78.12% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -2.66%
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West Midlands

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 Birmingham region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
137 138 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.75% 24.17% 32.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 79 93
Average daily rate £338 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £225 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 11
Average hourly rate £17.21 £16.50 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.31% -45.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £16.50 £19.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.44 £16.50 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing WinForms 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 WinForms.

1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
4 5 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (50.00%) Finance
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 5 (50.00%) Web Development
4 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
4 5 (50.00%) CSS
4 5 (50.00%) jQuery
4 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (30.00%) WCF
5 3 (30.00%) WPF
5 3 (30.00%) C#
6 2 (20.00%) MVC
6 2 (20.00%) MVVM
7 1 (10.00%) Moq
7 1 (10.00%) REST
7 1 (10.00%) Reactive Extensions
7 1 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (10.00%) Itk
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (10.00%) NSubstitute
7 1 (10.00%) LINQ
7 1 (10.00%) HL7
7 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing WinForms 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 WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) SQL Server
2 5 (50.00%) Crystal Reports
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (10.00%) Moq
1 1 (10.00%) NSubstitute
General
1 5 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (90.00%) Developer
2 5 (50.00%) Database Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) .NET
2 7 (70.00%) ASP.NET
3 5 (50.00%) CSS
3 5 (50.00%) jQuery
3 5 (50.00%) HTML
4 3 (30.00%) WCF
4 3 (30.00%) WPF
5 1 (10.00%) LINQ
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (10.00%) REST
5 1 (10.00%) Reactive Extensions
5 1 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
5 1 (10.00%) Itk
5 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (10.00%) SOAP
5 1 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (10.00%) XML
5 1 (10.00%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 5 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 1 (10.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Web Development
2 2 (20.00%) MVVM
2 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 1 (10.00%) Scrum
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) OOA/OOD
3 1 (10.00%) OO
3 1 (10.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 6 (60.00%) VB.NET
2 3 (30.00%) C#
3 1 (10.00%) Java
3 1 (10.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) HL7
Vendors
1 5 (50.00%) Microsoft