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 17 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
17 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Forms (WinForms)
London / City of London
Rank 139 142 164
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +22
Contract jobs citing WinForms 17 8 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.58% 0.27% 0.50%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.58% 0.82% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 8 19
Median daily rate £330 £525 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.14% -4.54%
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.00 £37.25 £42.50
% change year-on-year
+20.80% -12.35%

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
1073 970 1524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.90% 32.33% 30.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 894 805 1227
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £325 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +169.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £33.50
% change year-on-year
- +11.94%

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 17 January 2017.

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 17 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 City of London region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (81.48%) SQL
2 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
3 20 (74.07%) .NET
4 18 (66.67%) Finance
4 18 (66.67%) Banking
5 14 (51.85%) Investment Banking
6 11 (40.74%) WPF
6 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
6 11 (40.74%) Oracle
6 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
7 10 (37.04%) Front Office
8 9 (33.33%) VB
8 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
8 9 (33.33%) VBA
8 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
8 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
8 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
8 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
9 7 (25.93%) HTML
10 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
10 6 (22.22%) MVC
10 6 (22.22%) jQuery
10 6 (22.22%) Performance Testing
10 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
10 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
10 6 (22.22%) HTML5
10 6 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
10 6 (22.22%) REST
10 6 (22.22%) HBase

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:

Applications
1 11 (40.74%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) GitHub
2 1 (3.70%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (81.48%) SQL Server
2 11 (40.74%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database
3 9 (33.33%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (22.22%) Apache Cassandra
4 6 (22.22%) HBase
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server 2014
5 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 2 (7.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (11.11%) MSBuild
2 3 (11.11%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.70%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 18 (66.67%) Banking
1 18 (66.67%) Finance
2 14 (51.85%) Investment Banking
3 10 (37.04%) Front Office
4 1 (3.70%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (85.19%) Developer
2 15 (55.56%) C# Developer
3 14 (51.85%) .NET Developer
4 11 (40.74%) C# .NET Developer
4 11 (40.74%) WinForms Developer
5 5 (18.52%) Digital Developer
6 3 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
6 3 (11.11%) SQL Developer
6 3 (11.11%) WPF Developer
7 2 (7.41%) C# WCF Developer
7 2 (7.41%) DevOps Engineer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
7 2 (7.41%) Senior Developer
7 2 (7.41%) WCF Developer
8 1 (3.70%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Angular Developer
8 1 (3.70%) C# Developer - Commodities
8 1 (3.70%) Real Time Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Real Time Software Engineer
8 1 (3.70%) Senior WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (74.07%) .NET
2 11 (40.74%) WPF
3 9 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 7 (25.93%) HTML
5 6 (22.22%) AngularJS
5 6 (22.22%) HTML5
5 6 (22.22%) jQuery
5 6 (22.22%) REST
5 6 (22.22%) Twitter Bootstrap
6 5 (18.52%) CSS
6 5 (18.52%) CSS3
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET
7 3 (11.11%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (11.11%) WCF
8 2 (7.41%) ASP.NET MVC
9 1 (3.70%) Ajax
9 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 9 (33.33%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.41%) Equities
2 2 (7.41%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) Data Structures
3 1 (3.70%) Derivative
3 1 (3.70%) Fixed Income
3 1 (3.70%) Swaptions
Operating Systems
1 3 (11.11%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (7.41%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (22.22%) CQRS
1 6 (22.22%) MVC
1 6 (22.22%) Performance Testing
2 5 (18.52%) Microservices
2 5 (18.52%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (14.81%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (14.81%) TDD
4 3 (11.11%) DevOps
5 2 (7.41%) MVVM
5 2 (7.41%) Project Management
5 2 (7.41%) Release Management
5 2 (7.41%) Scrum
6 1 (3.70%) BDD
6 1 (3.70%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (3.70%) Electronic Trading
6 1 (3.70%) Investment Management
6 1 (3.70%) Multithreading
6 1 (3.70%) OO
6 1 (3.70%) Software Engineering
6 1 (3.70%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 27 (100.00%) C#
2 22 (81.48%) SQL
3 9 (33.33%) VB
3 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
3 9 (33.33%) VBA
4 6 (22.22%) JavaScript
5 2 (7.41%) PowerShell
6 1 (3.70%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (3.70%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
Vendors
1 11 (40.74%) Oracle
2 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 1 (3.70%) DevExpress
3 1 (3.70%) Syncfusion