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 2 September 2015 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
2 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 177 181 168
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -13
Contract jobs citing WinForms 21 27 59
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.39% 0.46% 0.80%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.28% 1.52% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 24 48
Average daily rate
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£575 £563 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.22% +2.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £387 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £608
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £310
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +4.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
WinForms
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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
1645 1778 2232
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 30.55% 30.06% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 1357 1313 1679
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £308 £296
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 15
Average hourly rate £40.00 £45.00 £31.49
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.11% +42.92%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.70 £16.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £187.50 £45.00 £57.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.85% -

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 2 September 2015.

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 2 September 2015, 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 44 (91.67%) C#
2 42 (87.50%) .NET
3 28 (58.33%) WPF
4 27 (56.25%) WCF
5 25 (52.08%) Finance
5 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
6 21 (43.75%) SQL
7 20 (41.67%) Front Office
8 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
8 19 (39.58%) Banking
9 15 (31.25%) TDD
10 14 (29.17%) Derivative
10 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
11 12 (25.00%) OO
12 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
12 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
12 10 (20.83%) Unit Testing
12 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
12 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
12 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
12 10 (20.83%) DevExpress
13 9 (18.75%) NUnit
13 9 (18.75%) VBA
13 9 (18.75%) Equities
13 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
14 7 (14.58%) BizTalk Server
14 7 (14.58%) T-SQL
14 7 (14.58%) VB
14 7 (14.58%) Windows
15 6 (12.50%) Low Latency

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

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, 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 7 (14.58%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (12.50%) IIS
3 2 (4.17%) SharePoint
4 1 (2.08%) SAS
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (12.50%) MS Excel
2 2 (4.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.08%) Markit EDM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (52.08%) SQL Server
2 10 (20.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.33%) MS Access
3 4 (8.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (6.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (4.17%) Spotfire
5 2 (4.17%) Relational Database
5 2 (4.17%) DB2
Development Applications
1 10 (20.83%) Team Foundation Server
2 9 (18.75%) NUnit
3 6 (12.50%) Visual Studio
4 5 (10.42%) Rhino Mocks
5 4 (8.33%) Moq
6 3 (6.25%) CruiseControl
6 3 (6.25%) Subversion
6 3 (6.25%) JIRA
7 1 (2.08%) TeamCity
7 1 (2.08%) MSTest
General
1 25 (52.08%) Finance
2 20 (41.67%) Front Office
3 19 (39.58%) Banking
4 5 (10.42%) Investment Banking
5 4 (8.33%) Back Office
6 1 (2.08%) Advertising
6 1 (2.08%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 44 (91.67%) Developer
2 29 (60.42%) C# Developer
3 9 (18.75%) Senior Developer
4 8 (16.67%) .NET Developer
5 7 (14.58%) Senior C# Developer
5 7 (14.58%) WPF Developer
6 6 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Agile C# Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Web Applications Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Web Developer
7 3 (6.25%) Applications Developer
8 2 (4.17%) Analyst
8 2 (4.17%) SQL Developer
8 2 (4.17%) WinForms Developer
8 2 (4.17%) AWS Developer
9 1 (2.08%) UI Programmer
9 1 (2.08%) VBA Developer
9 1 (2.08%) Lead C# Developer
9 1 (2.08%) C# ASP.NET Developer
9 1 (2.08%) UI Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (87.50%) .NET
2 28 (58.33%) WPF
3 27 (56.25%) WCF
4 14 (29.17%) ASP.NET
5 10 (20.83%) .NET Framework
6 6 (12.50%) XML
7 5 (10.42%) Web Services
8 4 (8.33%) LINQ
8 4 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 3 (6.25%) HTML5
9 3 (6.25%) HTML
9 3 (6.25%) MSMQ
10 2 (4.17%) Rendezvous
10 2 (4.17%) ActiveMQ
10 2 (4.17%) WF
10 2 (4.17%) Silverlight
10 2 (4.17%) RabbitMQ
10 2 (4.17%) ASP.NET Web API
11 1 (2.08%) Castle Windsor
11 1 (2.08%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 14 (29.17%) Derivative
2 9 (18.75%) Equities
3 6 (12.50%) Fixed Income
3 6 (12.50%) Equity Derivative
4 5 (10.42%) Client/Server
4 5 (10.42%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 4 (8.33%) Data Structures
6 2 (4.17%) Hedge funds
7 1 (2.08%) Computer Science
7 1 (2.08%) Swaptions
7 1 (2.08%) Data Extraction
7 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (2.08%) Replication
7 1 (2.08%) N-Tier
7 1 (2.08%) Interest Rate Derivative
Operating Systems
1 7 (14.58%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (39.58%) Agile Software Development
2 15 (31.25%) TDD
3 12 (25.00%) OO
4 10 (20.83%) Unit Testing
4 10 (20.83%) Multithreading
5 6 (12.50%) Low Latency
5 6 (12.50%) OOD
6 5 (10.42%) MVVM
6 5 (10.42%) Electronic Trading
6 5 (10.42%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (10.42%) SDLC
7 4 (8.33%) SOA
7 4 (8.33%) MVC
7 4 (8.33%) Software Engineering
8 3 (6.25%) Risk Management
9 2 (4.17%) Workflow
9 2 (4.17%) ETL
9 2 (4.17%) Business Intelligence
9 2 (4.17%) Business Analysis
9 2 (4.17%) Technical Architecture
Programming Languages
1 44 (91.67%) C#
2 21 (43.75%) SQL
3 10 (20.83%) VB.NET
4 9 (18.75%) VBA
5 7 (14.58%) T-SQL
5 7 (14.58%) VB
6 3 (6.25%) VB6
7 2 (4.17%) Java
7 2 (4.17%) JavaScript
7 2 (4.17%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.08%) C++
8 1 (2.08%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (2.08%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.17%) QA
Systems Management
1 1 (2.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 10 (20.83%) DevExpress
2 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.50%) Oracle
4 4 (8.33%) Sybase
4 4 (8.33%) TIBCO
5 3 (6.25%) Syncfusion
6 1 (2.08%) Typemock
6 1 (2.08%) Informatica
City, London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 9 hours ago
City, London
ReThink Recruitment
Rate: £500 - £510 per day
Posted: 6 days ago