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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 139 170 171
Rank change year-on-year
+31 +1
Contract jobs citing WinForms 15 30 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.45% 0.55% 0.55%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.33% 1.88% 1.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 30 30
Median daily rate £400 £488 £443
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.94% +10.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £392 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
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
1126 1600 1779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 33.99% 29.48% 29.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 966 1291 1375
Median daily rate £450 £425 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £315 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 0
Median hourly rate £16.52 £19.72 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-16.23% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +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 25 May 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 25 May 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 26 (96.30%) C#
1 26 (96.30%) .NET
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
4 16 (59.26%) WPF
5 15 (55.56%) Finance
6 12 (44.44%) VBA
7 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
7 10 (37.04%) MVVM
7 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
8 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
9 8 (29.63%) VB
9 8 (29.63%) Windows
9 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
9 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
10 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
10 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
11 6 (22.22%) TDD
11 6 (22.22%) Banking
11 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
12 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
12 5 (18.52%) Data Management
12 5 (18.52%) Java
13 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
13 4 (14.81%) MS Office
13 4 (14.81%) XML
13 4 (14.81%) OO
13 4 (14.81%) MS Access
13 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
13 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking

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 10 (37.04%) MS Excel
2 4 (14.81%) MS Office
3 2 (7.41%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (3.70%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (7.41%) HTTP
2 1 (3.70%) DNS
2 1 (3.70%) Firewall
2 1 (3.70%) Network Security
2 1 (3.70%) TCP/IP
2 1 (3.70%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (62.96%) SQL Server
2 8 (29.63%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (14.81%) MS Access
3 4 (14.81%) Relational Database
3 4 (14.81%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database
4 3 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (3.70%) Big Data
5 1 (3.70%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (14.81%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
2 3 (11.11%) Visual Studio
3 1 (3.70%) NUnit
3 1 (3.70%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.70%) TeamCity
General
1 15 (55.56%) Finance
2 6 (22.22%) Banking
3 4 (14.81%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 26 (96.30%) Developer
2 22 (81.48%) C# Developer
3 20 (74.07%) .NET Developer
4 16 (59.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 10 (37.04%) WinForms Developer
6 8 (29.63%) SQL Developer
7 7 (25.93%) WPF Developer
8 6 (22.22%) C# WPF Developer
9 4 (14.81%) Senior C# Developer
9 4 (14.81%) Senior Developer
10 3 (11.11%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 3 (11.11%) Java Developer
10 3 (11.11%) SQL Server Developer
10 3 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Azure Developer
11 2 (7.41%) Messaging Developer
11 2 (7.41%) VB Developer
12 1 (3.70%) Junior .NET Developer
12 1 (3.70%) Junior C# Developer
12 1 (3.70%) Junior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (96.30%) .NET
2 16 (59.26%) WPF
3 10 (37.04%) .NET Framework
4 7 (25.93%) ASP.NET
5 4 (14.81%) XML
6 3 (11.11%) Web Services
7 2 (7.41%) Entity Framework
7 2 (7.41%) OOXML
7 2 (7.41%) WCF
7 2 (7.41%) XML Messaging
7 2 (7.41%) XSLT
8 1 (3.70%) ADO.NET
8 1 (3.70%) AppFabric
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.70%) Caliburn.Micro
8 1 (3.70%) Classic ASP
8 1 (3.70%) Lambda Expressions
8 1 (3.70%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 5 (18.52%) Mathematics
2 2 (7.41%) Physics
3 1 (3.70%) Algorithms
3 1 (3.70%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (3.70%) Computer Science
3 1 (3.70%) Digital Media
3 1 (3.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 1 (3.70%) Management Information System
3 1 (3.70%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 8 (29.63%) Windows
2 2 (7.41%) Windows 7
3 1 (3.70%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (37.04%) MVVM
2 8 (29.63%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (25.93%) Unit Testing
4 6 (22.22%) TDD
5 5 (18.52%) Data Management
6 4 (14.81%) OO
7 3 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 3 (11.11%) Investment Management
7 3 (11.11%) MVC
7 3 (11.11%) Scrum
7 3 (11.11%) Software Engineering
8 2 (7.41%) Automated Testing
8 2 (7.41%) CRM
8 2 (7.41%) OOA/OOD
9 1 (3.70%) ERP
9 1 (3.70%) Integration Testing
9 1 (3.70%) Migration
9 1 (3.70%) Time Management
9 1 (3.70%) Web Development
9 1 (3.70%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 26 (96.30%) C#
2 18 (66.67%) SQL
3 12 (44.44%) VBA
4 9 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 8 (29.63%) VB
6 5 (18.52%) Java
7 4 (14.81%) T-SQL
8 3 (11.11%) VB6
9 2 (7.41%) XAML
10 1 (3.70%) C++
10 1 (3.70%) JavaScript
10 1 (3.70%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (7.41%) Degree
1 2 (7.41%) MCSD
1 2 (7.41%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (7.41%) QA
2 1 (3.70%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (3.70%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 6 (22.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (11.11%) Oracle
3 2 (7.41%) DevExpress
4 1 (3.70%) Teradata
City, London
McGregor Boyall
Rate: £550 - £700 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
City, London
Client Server
Rate: £550+ p/day
Posted: 6 days ago