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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 151 189 176
Rank change year-on-year
+38 -13
Contract jobs citing WinForms 14 25 29
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.42% 0.42% 0.49%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 1.39% 1.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 23 26
Median daily rate £550 £525 £539
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -2.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £405 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £595 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £328 £310
% change year-on-year
-5.34% +5.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.05% +35.71%
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
1229 1794 1709
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 36.57% 30.36% 29.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1048 1460 1280
Median daily rate £450 £450 £445
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £620 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 11
Median hourly rate £20.00 £40.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% -11.11%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +14.28%

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 30 July 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 30 July 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 31 (96.88%) C#
2 30 (93.75%) .NET
3 21 (65.63%) SQL Server
4 19 (59.38%) Finance
4 19 (59.38%) WPF
5 18 (56.25%) SQL
6 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (37.50%) TDD
7 12 (37.50%) Banking
7 12 (37.50%) VB.NET
8 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
8 11 (34.38%) MVVM
9 10 (31.25%) VBA
10 9 (28.13%) VB
10 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
11 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
11 8 (25.00%) Windows
12 7 (21.88%) XAML
12 7 (21.88%) Front Office
12 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (21.88%) BDD
12 7 (21.88%) TeamCity
12 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
13 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
13 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
13 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
13 6 (18.75%) XML
13 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
14 5 (15.63%) Oracle
14 5 (15.63%) Risk Management

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 (3.13%) IIS
Applications
1 9 (28.13%) MS Excel
2 3 (9.38%) MS Office
3 2 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.13%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (6.25%) Cloud Computing
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (6.25%) HTTP
2 1 (3.13%) FTP
2 1 (3.13%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (65.63%) SQL Server
2 8 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database
3 5 (15.63%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (6.25%) MS Access
4 2 (6.25%) Relational Database
4 2 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.13%) Big Data
5 1 (3.13%) MySQL
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (21.88%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (21.88%) TeamCity
2 5 (15.63%) MSBuild
3 4 (12.50%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
4 3 (9.38%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.13%) MSTest
5 1 (3.13%) NUnit
5 1 (3.13%) ReSharper
5 1 (3.13%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (3.13%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.13%) Subversion
General
1 19 (59.38%) Finance
2 12 (37.50%) Banking
3 7 (21.88%) Front Office
4 6 (18.75%) Investment Banking
5 1 (3.13%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 30 (93.75%) Developer
2 25 (78.13%) C# Developer
3 18 (56.25%) .NET Developer
4 14 (43.75%) C# .NET Developer
5 9 (28.13%) Senior C# Developer
5 9 (28.13%) Senior Developer
5 9 (28.13%) WinForms Developer
6 8 (25.00%) SQL Developer
6 8 (25.00%) WPF Developer
7 7 (21.88%) C# WPF Developer
8 4 (12.50%) Senior WPF Developer
9 3 (9.38%) C# VB.NET Developer
9 3 (9.38%) SQL Server Developer
9 3 (9.38%) VB.NET Developer
10 2 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
10 2 (6.25%) Analyst
10 2 (6.25%) Applications Developer
10 2 (6.25%) Azure Developer
10 2 (6.25%) Messaging Developer
10 2 (6.25%) VB Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (93.75%) .NET
2 19 (59.38%) WPF
3 11 (34.38%) .NET Framework
4 6 (18.75%) ASP.NET
4 6 (18.75%) XML
5 4 (12.50%) WCF
5 4 (12.50%) Web Services
6 3 (9.38%) Entity Framework
6 3 (9.38%) HTML
6 3 (9.38%) HTML5
7 2 (6.25%) jQuery
7 2 (6.25%) OOXML
7 2 (6.25%) XML Messaging
7 2 (6.25%) XSLT
8 1 (3.13%) Ajax
8 1 (3.13%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.13%) CSS
8 1 (3.13%) DHTML
8 1 (3.13%) MSMQ
8 1 (3.13%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 5 (15.63%) Fixed Income
1 5 (15.63%) Swaptions
2 4 (12.50%) Mathematics
3 3 (9.38%) Derivative
4 2 (6.25%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 1 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (3.13%) Data Structures
5 1 (3.13%) Digital Media
5 1 (3.13%) Equity Derivative
5 1 (3.13%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (6.25%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (40.63%) Agile Software Development
2 12 (37.50%) TDD
3 11 (34.38%) MVVM
4 7 (21.88%) BDD
4 7 (21.88%) Continuous Integration
5 6 (18.75%) Unit Testing
6 5 (15.63%) DevOps
6 5 (15.63%) Risk Management
6 5 (15.63%) Test Automation
7 4 (12.50%) MVC
8 3 (9.38%) Automated Testing
8 3 (9.38%) Investment Management
8 3 (9.38%) OO
8 3 (9.38%) Software Engineering
9 2 (6.25%) CRM
9 2 (6.25%) Data Analysis
9 2 (6.25%) Data Management
9 2 (6.25%) Multithreading
9 2 (6.25%) SOLID
10 1 (3.13%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 31 (96.88%) C#
2 18 (56.25%) SQL
3 12 (37.50%) VB.NET
4 10 (31.25%) VBA
5 9 (28.13%) VB
6 7 (21.88%) XAML
7 3 (9.38%) Java
7 3 (9.38%) JavaScript
7 3 (9.38%) VB6
8 2 (6.25%) C++
8 2 (6.25%) T-SQL
9 1 (3.13%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (6.25%) Degree
1 2 (6.25%) MCSD
1 2 (6.25%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.25%) QA
2 1 (3.13%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (3.13%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 6 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (15.63%) Oracle
3 3 (9.38%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.13%) Syncfusion
4 1 (3.13%) Teradata
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