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 23 July 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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 134 120 114
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -6
Contract jobs citing WinForms 10 5 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.34% 0.21% 1.06%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 0.73% 3.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 4 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £263 £200
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +31.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £208 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £318 £228
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.90% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £19.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
880 684 835
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 29.64% 28.62% 27.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 550 372 435
Average daily rate £350 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £215 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 44 72
Average hourly rate £35.00 £29.92 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.97% -7.93%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.40 £22.66 £22.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.72 £38.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
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 23 July 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +1 3 £313 +38.88% 7
Norfolk - 3 £300 - 1
Hertfordshire +3 2 £325 - 3
Essex -3 1 £350 +40.00% 3
Suffolk - 1 £280 -
Bedfordshire - - - - 4
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 12 (85.71%) C#
3 8 (57.14%) WPF
4 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
4 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
5 5 (35.71%) Windows
5 5 (35.71%) C++
5 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
6 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
6 4 (28.57%) Web Services
7 3 (21.43%) SQL
7 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
7 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
8 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
8 2 (14.29%) Release Management
8 2 (14.29%) VB6
8 2 (14.29%) TDD
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
8 2 (14.29%) MVVM
8 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
8 2 (14.29%) RESTful
8 2 (14.29%) VB
8 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
8 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
8 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
8 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
8 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g

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

For the 6 months to 23 July 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) SQL Server
2 4 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database 10g
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms
1 2 (14.29%) LabVIEW
2 1 (7.14%) NUnit
2 1 (7.14%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 5 (35.71%) Software Developer
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Developer
3 3 (21.43%) C# Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Forms Developer
4 2 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
4 2 (14.29%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Dynamics CRM Developer
5 1 (7.14%) CRM Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) WPF Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++/C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (92.86%) .NET
2 8 (57.14%) WPF
3 4 (28.57%) Web Services
4 3 (21.43%) Silverlight
4 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 2 (14.29%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (14.29%) RESTful
5 2 (14.29%) .NET Framework
5 2 (14.29%) ASP.NET
6 1 (7.14%) SOAP
6 1 (7.14%) MFC
6 1 (7.14%) WCF
6 1 (7.14%) LINQ
6 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 3 (21.43%) Unit Testing
3 2 (14.29%) Release Management
3 2 (14.29%) MVC
3 2 (14.29%) TDD
3 2 (14.29%) MVVM
4 1 (7.14%) CRM
4 1 (7.14%) Logistics
4 1 (7.14%) Migration
4 1 (7.14%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (7.14%) Multithreading
4 1 (7.14%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 12 (85.71%) C#
2 6 (42.86%) VB.NET
3 5 (35.71%) C++
4 3 (21.43%) SQL
5 2 (14.29%) VB
5 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL
5 2 (14.29%) MATLAB
5 2 (14.29%) VB6
Qualifications
1 1 (7.14%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (14.29%) Oracle
1 2 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.14%) DevExpress
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