The first table below looks at the demand for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex 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 Essex 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 62 - 42
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WinForms 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.53% - 0.47%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.22% - 2.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Average daily rate £350 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
180 82 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 23.68% 19.90% 16.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 42 38
Average daily rate £350 £263 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.14% -12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £190 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £422
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 16 15
Average hourly rate £35.80 £27.50 £27.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.18% +0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.00 £27.48 £23.02
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £37.40 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WinForms
East of England

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Essex

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Essex 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
Basildon - 3 £350 - 1
Billericay - - - -
Chelmsford - - - - 1
Colchester - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Saffron Walden - - - - 1
Southend-on-Sea - - - - 1
WinForms
East of England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
2 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
3 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
3 3 (50.00%) VB6
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
3 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 3 (50.00%) VB
3 3 (50.00%) C#
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
4 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
4 2 (33.33%) MVC
4 2 (33.33%) WPF
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (16.67%) WSE
5 1 (16.67%) LINQ
5 1 (16.67%) DNN
5 1 (16.67%) WCF
5 1 (16.67%) NUnit
5 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
5 1 (16.67%) CSS

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Essex 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 (16.67%) DNN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (33.33%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (16.67%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 3 (50.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
4 1 (16.67%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 3 (50.00%) Web Services
2 3 (50.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (33.33%) WPF
3 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 1 (16.67%) CSS
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) WSE
4 1 (16.67%) WCF
4 1 (16.67%) HTML
4 1 (16.67%) LINQ
4 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 3 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (33.33%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (66.67%) Unit Testing
2 3 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (33.33%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (66.67%) SQL
1 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
2 3 (50.00%) VB6
2 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
2 3 (50.00%) VB
2 3 (50.00%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft