The table below looks at the statistics 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 6 March 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
6 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 98 126 106
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -20
Contract jobs citing WinForms 19 6 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.77% 0.23% 0.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.61% 0.80% 2.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 3
Average daily rate
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£288 £350 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £212 £309 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £375 £285
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
-5.42% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £42.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-6.84% -2.66%
WinForms
England

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 East of England region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
727 753 667
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.65% 28.95% 29.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 416 379
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £265 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 38 25
Average hourly rate £36.00 £31.00 £33.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% -8.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £11.50 £28.73
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.80 £40.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.25 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.81% -5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the East of England region over the 3 months to 6 March 2015.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram 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 6 March 2015. 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire +4 8 £300 -10.44% 4
Hertfordshire - 6 £425 - 4
Essex +7 4 £225 -35.71% 1
Suffolk - 1 £275 - 2
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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 28 (100.00%) C#
2 20 (71.43%) .NET
3 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
4 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
5 14 (50.00%) SQL
5 14 (50.00%) VB.NET
5 14 (50.00%) Windows
6 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
7 12 (42.86%) Web Services
7 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
7 12 (42.86%) MVC
7 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
7 12 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
8 11 (39.29%) XML
9 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
9 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
10 6 (21.43%) Time Management
10 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
10 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (21.43%) Workflow
10 6 (21.43%) WF
10 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
10 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
11 5 (17.86%) VBScript
11 5 (17.86%) DHTML
11 5 (17.86%) HTML
11 5 (17.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
11 5 (17.86%) ADO.NET
11 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2000

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

For the 6 months to 6 March 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (17.86%) FTP
2 1 (3.57%) Modbus
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (60.71%) SQL Server
2 6 (21.43%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2012
3 5 (17.86%) DTS
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server 2000
3 5 (17.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 3 (10.71%) Relational Database
5 1 (3.57%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 12 (42.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (17.86%) VSS/SourceSafe
3 1 (3.57%) NUnit
3 1 (3.57%) ReSharper
3 1 (3.57%) TeamCity
3 1 (3.57%) NSubstitute
3 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 4 (14.29%) Telecoms
2 1 (3.57%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 26 (92.86%) Developer
2 11 (39.29%) .NET Developer
3 10 (35.71%) Software Developer
4 7 (25.00%) C# Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 2 (7.14%) Software Engineer
5 2 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# Software Developer
6 1 (3.57%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (3.57%) WPF Developer
6 1 (3.57%) DBA
6 1 (3.57%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (71.43%) .NET
2 15 (53.57%) ASP.NET
3 12 (42.86%) Web Services
3 12 (42.86%) .NET Framework
4 11 (39.29%) XML
5 6 (21.43%) WF
6 5 (17.86%) ADO.NET
6 5 (17.86%) DHTML
6 5 (17.86%) HTML
6 5 (17.86%) Razor View Engine
7 4 (14.29%) WPF
7 4 (14.29%) AppFabric
8 3 (10.71%) WCF
9 2 (7.14%) Ajax
9 2 (7.14%) jQuery
9 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 1 (3.57%) Autofac
10 1 (3.57%) NHibernate
10 1 (3.57%) MSMQ
Miscellaneous
1 7 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (17.86%) Visualisation
3 3 (10.71%) Statistics
4 2 (7.14%) Computer Science
5 1 (3.57%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 14 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (7.14%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (42.86%) MVC
2 7 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (21.43%) Data Modelling
3 6 (21.43%) Workflow
3 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
3 6 (21.43%) Multithreading
3 6 (21.43%) Time Management
4 5 (17.86%) Database Tuning
4 5 (17.86%) Performance Tuning
4 5 (17.86%) Software Engineering
5 4 (14.29%) Unit Testing
6 3 (10.71%) Data Analysis
6 3 (10.71%) Quality Management
6 3 (10.71%) Signal Processing
6 3 (10.71%) Software Architecture
6 3 (10.71%) QMS
7 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 2 (7.14%) Regression Testing
7 2 (7.14%) Scrum
7 2 (7.14%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 28 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (50.00%) SQL
2 14 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 13 (46.43%) T-SQL
4 6 (21.43%) JavaScript
5 5 (17.86%) VBScript
6 3 (10.71%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.57%) Python
7 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (7.14%) Degree
2 1 (3.57%) VCP4
System Software
1 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 12 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 1 (3.57%) VMware
2 1 (3.57%) DevExpress