The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 1 May 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
1 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 88 83 65
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -18
Contract jobs citing WinForms 4 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.31% 0.085% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 0.36% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£350 - £288
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £320 £350
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -3.44%
WinForms
South East

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 Buckinghamshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
320 276 206
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 24.60% 23.47% 25.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 154 138
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £480 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 1
Average hourly rate £40.00 £15.97 £38.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+150.46% -58.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Milton Keynes - 2 - - 2
High Wycombe -4 1 £350 -
WinForms
South East

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (69.57%) C#
2 16 (69.57%) SQL
3 14 (60.87%) WPF
4 13 (56.52%) VB.NET
4 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
5 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
6 10 (43.48%) TDD
6 10 (43.48%) .NET Framework
6 10 (43.48%) WCF
6 10 (43.48%) MVVM
6 10 (43.48%) Entity Framework
7 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
8 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
8 8 (34.78%) SCADA
8 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
9 7 (30.43%) BDD
9 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
9 7 (30.43%) XAML
10 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
11 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
11 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
11 5 (21.74%) LINQ
11 5 (21.74%) MSTest
11 5 (21.74%) Castle Windsor
11 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
11 5 (21.74%) Scrum
11 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (21.74%) JIRA
11 5 (21.74%) Web Services

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 (4.35%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (4.35%) Amazon AWS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (39.13%) SQL Server
2 6 (26.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (17.39%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (4.35%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 12 (52.17%) Visual Studio
2 5 (21.74%) MSTest
2 5 (21.74%) JIRA
3 4 (17.39%) Team Foundation Server
4 2 (8.70%) Selenium
4 2 (8.70%) WebDriver
5 1 (4.35%) TeamCity
5 1 (4.35%) Git (software)
5 1 (4.35%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 22 (95.65%) Developer
2 10 (43.48%) .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) WPF Developer
4 3 (13.04%) Senior Developer
5 2 (8.70%) C# Developer
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (8.70%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) Agile .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.35%) QA Analyst
6 1 (4.35%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (100.00%) .NET
2 14 (60.87%) WPF
3 13 (56.52%) ASP.NET
4 10 (43.48%) .NET Framework
4 10 (43.48%) WCF
4 10 (43.48%) Entity Framework
5 5 (21.74%) LINQ
5 5 (21.74%) Castle Windsor
5 5 (21.74%) ASP.NET Web API
5 5 (21.74%) Web Services
6 4 (17.39%) XML
6 4 (17.39%) XHTML
6 4 (17.39%) CSS
6 4 (17.39%) HTML
6 4 (17.39%) Ajax
6 4 (17.39%) AngularJS
6 4 (17.39%) jQuery
7 1 (4.35%) KnockoutJS
7 1 (4.35%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 8 (34.78%) SCADA
1 8 (34.78%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (17.39%) Client/Server
3 2 (8.70%) Open Source
4 1 (4.35%) Mobile App
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (43.48%) TDD
1 10 (43.48%) MVVM
2 7 (30.43%) BDD
2 7 (30.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (21.74%) Unit Testing
3 5 (21.74%) Continuous Integration
3 5 (21.74%) Scrum
3 5 (21.74%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (8.70%) MVC
4 2 (8.70%) Test Automation
4 2 (8.70%) User Stories
5 1 (4.35%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 16 (69.57%) C#
1 16 (69.57%) SQL
2 13 (56.52%) VB.NET
3 8 (34.78%) T-SQL
4 7 (30.43%) XAML
5 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 3 (13.04%) VB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.70%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (4.35%) Oracle