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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 74 77 61
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -16
Contract jobs citing WinForms 12 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.98% 0.29% 0.62%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 4.46% 1.20% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 3 3
Average daily rate
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£338 £400 £333
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.62% +20.30%
UK excluding London average daily rate £314 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.95% -
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%
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
269 250 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 22.05% 23.99% 17.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 169 150 81
Average daily rate £340 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £258 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 6
Average hourly rate - £15.97 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -29.02%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -2.85%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 February 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
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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 - 7 £450 - 2
Aylesbury - - - -
WinForms
South East

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 27 February 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 (92.00%) .NET
2 17 (68.00%) C#
2 17 (68.00%) SQL
3 15 (60.00%) WPF
4 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
5 12 (48.00%) MVVM
6 11 (44.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 11 (44.00%) .NET Framework
6 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
6 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
6 11 (44.00%) VB.NET
6 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (40.00%) TDD
7 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
7 10 (40.00%) WCF
8 9 (36.00%) XAML
9 8 (32.00%) BDD
10 7 (28.00%) Web Services
11 6 (24.00%) MSTest
11 6 (24.00%) Castle Windsor
11 6 (24.00%) SCADA
11 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
12 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
12 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
13 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
13 4 (16.00%) JIRA
13 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (16.00%) LINQ
13 4 (16.00%) jQuery

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (44.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (24.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (12.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 13 (52.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (24.00%) MSTest
3 4 (16.00%) JIRA
4 3 (12.00%) Team Foundation Server
5 2 (8.00%) WebDriver
5 2 (8.00%) Selenium
General
1 1 (4.00%) Banking
1 1 (4.00%) Retail
1 1 (4.00%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 24 (96.00%) Developer
2 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
2 8 (32.00%) WPF Developer
3 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
4 2 (8.00%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
4 2 (8.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Database Developer
5 1 (4.00%) SQL Developer
5 1 (4.00%) QA Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) C# Developer
5 1 (4.00%) Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (92.00%) .NET
2 15 (60.00%) WPF
3 11 (44.00%) .NET Framework
3 11 (44.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 11 (44.00%) ASP.NET
4 10 (40.00%) WCF
5 7 (28.00%) Web Services
6 6 (24.00%) Castle Windsor
7 4 (16.00%) LINQ
7 4 (16.00%) jQuery
7 4 (16.00%) XML
7 4 (16.00%) HTML
7 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 3 (12.00%) XHTML
8 3 (12.00%) Ajax
8 3 (12.00%) CSS
8 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
9 1 (4.00%) HTML5
9 1 (4.00%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 11 (44.00%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (24.00%) SCADA
3 3 (12.00%) Client/Server
4 2 (8.00%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 2 (8.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (48.00%) MVVM
2 10 (40.00%) TDD
3 8 (32.00%) BDD
4 5 (20.00%) Software Engineering
4 5 (20.00%) Unit Testing
5 4 (16.00%) Continuous Integration
5 4 (16.00%) Scrum
5 4 (16.00%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (8.00%) MVC
6 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
6 2 (8.00%) User Stories
7 1 (4.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (4.00%) Mentoring
7 1 (4.00%) Load Testing
7 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 17 (68.00%) C#
1 17 (68.00%) SQL
2 11 (44.00%) VB.NET
3 10 (40.00%) T-SQL
4 9 (36.00%) XAML
5 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
Vendors
1 2 (8.00%) Microsoft