The first table below looks at the demand for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 17 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the East of England region.

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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 143 108 109
Rank change year-on-year
-35 +1
Contract jobs citing WinForms 5 9 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.16% 0.40% 0.96%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.58% 1.50% 3.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Average daily rate £350 £274 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.85% -0.45%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.13 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-10.54% -13.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
865 602 840
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 27.49% 26.65% 26.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 487 344 476
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 33 60
Average hourly rate £35.80 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.28% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.48 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WinForms
England

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the East of England region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the East of England region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the East of England region over the 3 months to 17 April 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Essex - 4 £350 - 9
Cambridgeshire -15 1 £335 +16.52% 4
Bedfordshire - - - - 6
Hertfordshire - - - - 3
Norfolk - - - - 1
Suffolk - - - - 2
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 8 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 6 (50.00%) SQL
4 5 (41.67%) C#
5 4 (33.33%) Windows
5 4 (33.33%) Oracle
5 4 (33.33%) WCF
5 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
6 3 (25.00%) Release Management
6 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
6 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
6 3 (25.00%) Web Services
6 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
6 3 (25.00%) VB
6 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
6 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
6 3 (25.00%) VB6
7 2 (16.67%) MVC
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
7 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
7 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
7 2 (16.67%) WPF
8 1 (8.33%) WSE
8 1 (8.33%) LINQ
8 1 (8.33%) DNN
8 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
8 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (8.33%) CSS

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 1 (8.33%) DNN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (8.33%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (8.33%) NUnit
2 1 (8.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 12 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (41.67%) .NET Developer
3 4 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 3 (25.00%) Oracle Developer
4 3 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (16.67%) Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) Web Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (75.00%) .NET
2 4 (33.33%) WCF
3 3 (25.00%) Web Services
3 3 (25.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (25.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (16.67%) WPF
4 2 (16.67%) ASP.NET
5 1 (8.33%) CSS
5 1 (8.33%) SOAP
5 1 (8.33%) WSE
5 1 (8.33%) HTML
5 1 (8.33%) LINQ
5 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 4 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (25.00%) Release Management
3 2 (16.67%) MVC
4 1 (8.33%) Software Engineering
4 1 (8.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 8 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 6 (50.00%) SQL
3 5 (41.67%) C#
4 3 (25.00%) VB6
4 3 (25.00%) PL/SQL
4 3 (25.00%) VB
5 1 (8.33%) C++
5 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
5 1 (8.33%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 4 (33.33%) Oracle
2 1 (8.33%) Microsoft