The first table below looks at the demand for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Brighton region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 24 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Brighton region.

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
24 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 30 - 34
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WinForms 4 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.25% - 1.19%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.15% - 3.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate £300 - £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.25 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-3.44% -19.44%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
65 61 94
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 36.52% 44.53% 37.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 26 37
Average daily rate £300 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 0
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WinForms
East Sussex

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Brighton

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Brighton

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Brighton

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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 12 (100.00%) C#
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 12 (100.00%) XML
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) Visual Studio Team System
2 11 (91.67%) LINQ
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
2 11 (91.67%) Hudson
2 11 (91.67%) SpecFlow
2 11 (91.67%) Jenkins
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
2 11 (91.67%) NUnit
2 11 (91.67%) Subversion
2 11 (91.67%) MS Office
2 11 (91.67%) Visual Studio
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (8.33%) User Stories
5 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Brighton 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (8.33%) MTS
Applications
1 11 (91.67%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (91.67%) Visual Studio
1 11 (91.67%) NUnit
1 11 (91.67%) Subversion
1 11 (91.67%) Visual Studio Team System
1 11 (91.67%) Hudson
1 11 (91.67%) SpecFlow
1 11 (91.67%) Jenkins
2 1 (8.33%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (91.67%) Software Developer
3 8 (66.67%) .NET Developer
4 7 (58.33%) C# Developer
4 7 (58.33%) .NET Programmer
4 7 (58.33%) Software Programmer
4 7 (58.33%) Programmer
4 7 (58.33%) C# Programmer
4 7 (58.33%) C# .NET Developer
4 7 (58.33%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (100.00%) .NET
1 12 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 12 (100.00%) XML
2 11 (91.67%) HTML
2 11 (91.67%) LINQ
2 11 (91.67%) jQuery
3 5 (41.67%) .NET Framework
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (8.33%) COM+
5 1 (8.33%) DCOM
5 1 (8.33%) ADO.NET
5 1 (8.33%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 12 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (100.00%) Scrum
1 12 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 11 (91.67%) TDD
3 1 (8.33%) Pair Programming
3 1 (8.33%) User Stories
3 1 (8.33%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (8.33%) DSDM
3 1 (8.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 12 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (91.67%) JavaScript
2 11 (91.67%) SQL
3 1 (8.33%) VB
3 1 (8.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (8.33%) FoxPro (VFP)
3 1 (8.33%) VB6
Vendors
1 12 (100.00%) Microsoft