The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cheshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 8 December 2016 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
8 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 56 71 -
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -
Contract jobs citing WinForms 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 0.47% 0.20% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.00% 0.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Median daily rate £400 £335 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.40% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £340
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -4.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.02%
WinForms
North West

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 Cheshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Cheshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
150 246 170
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cheshire 23.40% 24.33% 22.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 115 174 100
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £275 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £413
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 7 5
Median hourly rate - £17.33 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -50.48%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Cheshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Cheshire 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 Cheshire

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Cheshire

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in Cheshire

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in Cheshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Cheshire region over the 3 months to 8 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Warrington - 3 £400 - 3
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Cheshire

For the 6 months to 8 December 2016, 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 Cheshire region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
2 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
3 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (57.14%) C++
4 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
5 3 (42.86%) SAP
5 3 (42.86%) SQL
5 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
5 3 (42.86%) VB
5 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
5 3 (42.86%) UML
5 3 (42.86%) ETL
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
5 3 (42.86%) WCF
5 3 (42.86%) WPF
5 3 (42.86%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
5 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 3 (42.86%) MVC
6 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
6 2 (28.57%) ITIL
7 1 (14.29%) MySQL
7 1 (14.29%) JIRA
7 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
7 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Cheshire 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 6 (85.71%) SQL Server
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (14.29%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (57.14%) Visual Studio
2 3 (42.86%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (14.29%) JIRA
3 1 (14.29%) ReSharper
General
1 6 (85.71%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (71.43%) C# Developer
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# .NET Developer
4 2 (28.57%) C# WCF Developer
4 2 (28.57%) WCF Developer
5 1 (14.29%) .NET Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Applications Developer
5 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# Application Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
5 1 (14.29%) C++ Developer
5 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
5 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
2 6 (85.71%) ASP.NET
3 3 (42.86%) .NET Framework
3 3 (42.86%) WCF
3 3 (42.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (85.71%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (71.43%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (42.86%) ETL
2 3 (42.86%) MVC
2 3 (42.86%) UML
3 2 (28.57%) ITIL
4 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
4 1 (14.29%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) C#
2 4 (57.14%) C++
3 3 (42.86%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
3 3 (42.86%) VB
3 3 (42.86%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 3 (42.86%) SAP