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 25 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 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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 51 51 47
Rank change year-on-year
0 -4
Contract jobs citing WinForms 1 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 0.20% 0.43% 0.61%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.77% 1.53% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 2
Average daily rate
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£350 £250 £188
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
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
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
130 131 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 26.37% 28.35% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 75 42
Average daily rate £400 £265 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.94% -8.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £200 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £460 £400 £346
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 22 26
Average hourly rate £31.00 £27.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.72% -15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £22.66 £27.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.50 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
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 25 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
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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
Basildon - - - - 1
Chelmsford - - - - 2
Colchester - - - -
WinForms
East of England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Essex

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 2 (50.00%) VB6
3 2 (50.00%) VB
3 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
3 2 (50.00%) C#
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
4 1 (25.00%) CRM
4 1 (25.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Essex by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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.

Business Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 10g
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (25.00%) NUnit
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Dynamics CRM Developer
3 1 (25.00%) CRM Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Silverlight
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) SOAP
4 1 (25.00%) LINQ
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 2 (50.00%) Release Management
3 1 (25.00%) CRM
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) VB
2 2 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 2 (50.00%) VB6
2 2 (50.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft