The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 21 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Cambridgeshire / Cambridge
Rank 37 34 33
Rank change year-on-year
-3 -1
Contract jobs citing WinForms 1 7 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.29% 2.15% 1.79%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.88% 5.79% 4.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 4
Median daily rate - £295 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.88%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £43.75 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +2.94%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £42.50
% change year-on-year
- -12.94%

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 Cambridge region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
113 121 124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 32.66% 37.23% 37.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 65 62 72
Median daily rate £350 £365 £394
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.10% -7.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £315 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £480 £550 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £370 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 4
Median hourly rate £16.50 £50.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-67.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cambridge region citing WinForms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

WinForms
Top 20 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Cambridge region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) SCADA
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) UML
2 2 (66.67%) PhD
2 2 (66.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (33.33%) Siemens
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) MVVM
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
3 1 (33.33%) XAML

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# .NET Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# Developer
2 2 (66.67%) C# WPF Developer
2 2 (66.67%) WPF Developer
3 1 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) Applications Developer
3 1 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) .NET Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (66.67%) WCF
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
3 1 (33.33%) Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) SCADA
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Software Engineering
1 2 (66.67%) UML
1 2 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 1 (33.33%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
2 1 (33.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) PhD
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Siemens