The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 155 174 175
Rank change year-on-year
+19 +1
Contract jobs citing WinForms 11 14 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.32% 0.30% 0.59%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.92% 0.96% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 14 30
Median daily rate £550 £544 £539
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.14% +0.92%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £312 £378 £375
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.25
WinForms
London

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 City of London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1199 1452 1734
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 34.92% 30.97% 29.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 1015 1211 1319
Median daily rate £450 £450 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 9
Median hourly rate £54.25 £35.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+54.98% -22.22%
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 the City of London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the City of London 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 the City of London

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the City of London region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 26 (92.86%) .NET
3 18 (64.29%) Finance
3 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
3 18 (64.29%) SQL
4 13 (46.43%) WPF
5 12 (42.86%) Banking
5 12 (42.86%) VB.NET
6 11 (39.29%) .NET Framework
6 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
7 9 (32.14%) VBA
7 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
7 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
7 9 (32.14%) TDD
7 9 (32.14%) Front Office
8 8 (28.57%) MVVM
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
9 7 (25.00%) BDD
9 7 (25.00%) TeamCity
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
9 7 (25.00%) Investment Banking
9 7 (25.00%) VB
9 7 (25.00%) Oracle
10 6 (21.43%) DevOps
10 6 (21.43%) MSBuild
10 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
10 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
10 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
11 5 (17.86%) Swaptions
11 5 (17.86%) Test Automation

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.57%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (32.14%) MS Excel
2 1 (3.57%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.14%) Cloud Computing
2 1 (3.57%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (3.57%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (64.29%) SQL Server
2 11 (39.29%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database
3 7 (25.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (7.14%) MS Access
4 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.57%) Big Data
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 6 (21.43%) MSBuild
2 6 (21.43%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.57%) MSTest
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.57%) Rhino Mocks
3 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
3 1 (3.57%) Subversion
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
General
1 18 (64.29%) Finance
2 12 (42.86%) Banking
3 9 (32.14%) Front Office
4 7 (25.00%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.57%) Back Office
5 1 (3.57%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (82.14%) Developer
2 21 (75.00%) C# Developer
3 14 (50.00%) .NET Developer
4 13 (46.43%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (28.57%) WinForms Developer
6 6 (21.43%) C# WPF Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Senior C# Developer
6 6 (21.43%) Senior Developer
6 6 (21.43%) WPF Developer
7 4 (14.29%) SQL Developer
8 3 (10.71%) C# VB.NET Developer
8 3 (10.71%) Senior WPF Developer
8 3 (10.71%) VB.NET Developer
9 2 (7.14%) Analyst
9 2 (7.14%) Applications Developer
9 2 (7.14%) C# Software Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Electronics Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Real Time Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Real Time Software Engineer
9 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (92.86%) .NET
2 13 (46.43%) WPF
3 11 (39.29%) .NET Framework
4 4 (14.29%) ASP.NET
5 3 (10.71%) HTML
5 3 (10.71%) HTML5
5 3 (10.71%) WCF
6 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 2 (7.14%) Entity Framework
6 2 (7.14%) jQuery
6 2 (7.14%) XML
7 1 (3.57%) Ajax
7 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (3.57%) CSS
7 1 (3.57%) CSS3
7 1 (3.57%) DHTML
7 1 (3.57%) Managed Extensibility Framework
7 1 (3.57%) MSMQ
7 1 (3.57%) RESTful
7 1 (3.57%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) Mathematics
2 5 (17.86%) Fixed Income
2 5 (17.86%) Swaptions
3 4 (14.29%) Derivative
4 2 (7.14%) Data Structures
4 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 3 (10.71%) Windows
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (32.14%) Agile Software Development
1 9 (32.14%) TDD
2 8 (28.57%) MVVM
3 7 (25.00%) BDD
4 6 (21.43%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (21.43%) DevOps
5 5 (17.86%) Risk Management
5 5 (17.86%) Test Automation
6 4 (14.29%) OO
7 3 (10.71%) Multithreading
7 3 (10.71%) Unit Testing
8 2 (7.14%) Data Management
8 2 (7.14%) Electronic Trading
8 2 (7.14%) MVC
8 2 (7.14%) Software Engineering
9 1 (3.57%) Data Analysis
9 1 (3.57%) OOP
9 1 (3.57%) Project Management
9 1 (3.57%) Scrum
9 1 (3.57%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 18 (64.29%) SQL
3 12 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 9 (32.14%) VBA
5 7 (25.00%) VB
6 5 (17.86%) XAML
7 2 (7.14%) C++
7 2 (7.14%) Java
7 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
7 2 (7.14%) T-SQL
8 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (25.00%) Oracle
2 3 (10.71%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.14%) DevExpress
3 2 (7.14%) Syncfusion
4 1 (3.57%) Teradata
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