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 18 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 27 - 33
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WinForms 5 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 2.62% - 1.27%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.76% - 2.94%
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 £39.13 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-10.54% -13.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Brighton
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
74 52 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Brighton 38.74% 40.31% 43.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 23 41
Average daily rate £300 £335 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.44% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £198 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £413 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 1
Average hourly rate £22.50 £27.00 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +80.00%
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 18 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 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
2 12 (92.31%) XML
2 12 (92.31%) Windows
3 11 (84.62%) MS Office
3 11 (84.62%) Visual Studio
3 11 (84.62%) HTML
3 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
3 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 11 (84.62%) TDD
3 11 (84.62%) NUnit
3 11 (84.62%) Subversion
3 11 (84.62%) Visual Studio Team System
3 11 (84.62%) LINQ
3 11 (84.62%) jQuery
3 11 (84.62%) Hudson
3 11 (84.62%) SpecFlow
3 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
6 2 (15.38%) WCF
6 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
6 2 (15.38%) User Stories

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Brighton by Category

For the 6 months to 18 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 (7.69%) MTS
Applications
1 11 (84.62%) MS Office
2 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Visual Studio
1 11 (84.62%) NUnit
1 11 (84.62%) Subversion
1 11 (84.62%) Visual Studio Team System
1 11 (84.62%) Hudson
1 11 (84.62%) SpecFlow
1 11 (84.62%) Jenkins
2 2 (15.38%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 13 (100.00%) Developer
2 11 (84.62%) Software Developer
3 9 (69.23%) .NET Developer
4 8 (61.54%) C# Developer
4 8 (61.54%) C# .NET Developer
5 7 (53.85%) C# Programmer
5 7 (53.85%) Software Programmer
5 7 (53.85%) .NET Software Developer
5 7 (53.85%) Programmer
5 7 (53.85%) .NET Programmer
6 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) ASP.NET
2 12 (92.31%) XML
3 11 (84.62%) HTML
3 11 (84.62%) LINQ
3 11 (84.62%) jQuery
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 3 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
6 2 (15.38%) WCF
7 1 (7.69%) COM+
7 1 (7.69%) DCOM
7 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET
7 1 (7.69%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
7 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
2 12 (92.31%) Scrum
3 11 (84.62%) TDD
4 2 (15.38%) User Stories
4 2 (15.38%) Pair Programming
4 2 (15.38%) MVC
4 2 (15.38%) DSDM
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 11 (84.62%) JavaScript
2 11 (84.62%) SQL
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) FoxPro (VFP)
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Microsoft