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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 174 174 170
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing WinForms 26 57 57
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.44% 0.77% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.50% 2.59% 2.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 46 47
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.65% -2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £375 £300 £304
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £635
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.75 £29.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +24.57%
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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
1731 2205 2196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.38% 29.96% 28.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 1277 1688 1708
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £288 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 12
Average hourly rate £45.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +4.47%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 22 August 2014.

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 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 47 (83.93%) C#
2 36 (64.29%) .NET
3 30 (53.57%) Finance
3 30 (53.57%) WPF
4 26 (46.43%) SQL Server
5 25 (44.64%) SQL
6 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
7 20 (35.71%) Front Office
8 17 (30.36%) OO
8 17 (30.36%) Windows
8 17 (30.36%) WCF
9 14 (25.00%) Banking
10 13 (23.21%) Multithreading
11 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
12 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
13 9 (16.07%) XML
13 9 (16.07%) OOD
13 9 (16.07%) DevExpress
14 8 (14.29%) LINQ
14 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
14 8 (14.29%) TDD
14 8 (14.29%) Derivative
15 7 (12.50%) Web Services
15 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
16 6 (10.71%) UML
16 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
16 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
16 6 (10.71%) JIRA

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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.

Application Platforms
1 4 (7.14%) IIS
2 2 (3.57%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.79%) GemFire
Applications
1 6 (10.71%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (46.43%) SQL Server
2 10 (17.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 4 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server Analysis Services
4 3 (5.36%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.79%) DB2
5 1 (1.79%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 10 (17.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 6 (10.71%) JIRA
3 5 (8.93%) Visual Studio
4 3 (5.36%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 3 (5.36%) NUnit
5 2 (3.57%) Rational Rose
5 2 (3.57%) Subversion
5 2 (3.57%) NCover
6 1 (1.79%) TeamCity
6 1 (1.79%) MSTest
6 1 (1.79%) CruiseControl
6 1 (1.79%) Oracle Forms
General
1 30 (53.57%) Finance
2 20 (35.71%) Front Office
3 14 (25.00%) Banking
4 4 (7.14%) Investment Banking
5 3 (5.36%) Back Office
6 2 (3.57%) Advertising
7 1 (1.79%) Games
7 1 (1.79%) Legal
Job Titles
1 44 (78.57%) Developer
2 15 (26.79%) .NET Developer
3 11 (19.64%) C# Developer
4 6 (10.71%) Senior Developer
5 5 (8.93%) WinForms Developer
5 5 (8.93%) WPF Developer
6 4 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Applications Developer
6 4 (7.14%) Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Java Developer
7 3 (5.36%) C# Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Analyst Developer
7 3 (5.36%) Real Time Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Real Time Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) .NET Software Engineer
7 3 (5.36%) Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Front Office Developer
8 2 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
8 2 (3.57%) Technical Architect
8 2 (3.57%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 36 (64.29%) .NET
2 30 (53.57%) WPF
3 17 (30.36%) WCF
4 12 (21.43%) .NET Framework
5 9 (16.07%) XML
6 8 (14.29%) LINQ
7 7 (12.50%) Web Services
7 7 (12.50%) ASP.NET
8 3 (5.36%) CSS
9 2 (3.57%) HTML
9 2 (3.57%) Rendezvous
9 2 (3.57%) NHibernate
9 2 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.79%) WF
10 1 (1.79%) HTML5
10 1 (1.79%) MDX
10 1 (1.79%) Middleware
10 1 (1.79%) J2SE
10 1 (1.79%) J2EE
10 1 (1.79%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.29%) Derivative
2 4 (7.14%) Client/Server
2 4 (7.14%) Fixed Income
2 4 (7.14%) Equities
3 3 (5.36%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 2 (3.57%) N-Tier
4 2 (3.57%) Grid Computing
4 2 (3.57%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (1.79%) Mathematics
5 1 (1.79%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.79%) Visualisation
5 1 (1.79%) Replication
5 1 (1.79%) Hedge funds
Operating Systems
1 17 (30.36%) Windows
2 1 (1.79%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (1.79%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (30.36%) OO
2 13 (23.21%) Multithreading
3 9 (16.07%) OOD
4 8 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
4 8 (14.29%) TDD
5 6 (10.71%) UML
5 6 (10.71%) Software Engineering
5 6 (10.71%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (8.93%) MVC
7 4 (7.14%) Scrum
8 3 (5.36%) Unit Testing
8 3 (5.36%) SOA
8 3 (5.36%) Performance Analysis
9 2 (3.57%) Analytics
9 2 (3.57%) MVVM
9 2 (3.57%) Low Latency
9 2 (3.57%) Performance Tuning
9 2 (3.57%) E-Commerce
9 2 (3.57%) Workflow
9 2 (3.57%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 47 (83.93%) C#
2 25 (44.64%) SQL
3 10 (17.86%) T-SQL
4 4 (7.14%) VB.NET
4 4 (7.14%) Java
4 4 (7.14%) JavaScript
5 3 (5.36%) VB
6 2 (3.57%) VBA
6 2 (3.57%) RPG
6 2 (3.57%) C++
7 1 (1.79%) Python
Qualifications
1 5 (8.93%) Degree
2 1 (1.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (1.79%) MCSD
2 1 (1.79%) MCSE
System Software
1 1 (1.79%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 21 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.07%) DevExpress
3 4 (7.14%) Syncfusion
4 3 (5.36%) Oracle
4 3 (5.36%) Sybase
5 2 (3.57%) Infragistics
5 2 (3.57%) TIBCO
6 1 (1.79%) Sitecore
6 1 (1.79%) IBM
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