The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hertfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 53 54 -
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -
Contract jobs citing WinForms 2 8 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 0.35% 1.26% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 3.94% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Average daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £34.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -6.20%
WinForms
East of 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 Hertfordshire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Hertfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
132 203 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hertfordshire 22.92% 31.97% 31.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 109 117
Average daily rate £410 £365 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.32% -8.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £294 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 8 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £37.50 £11.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +240.90%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Hertfordshire

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in Hertfordshire

WinForms
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
2 1 (50.00%) SCADA
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) CMS
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Hertfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Hertfordshire 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 (50.00%) CMS
Development Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 2 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (50.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) SCADA
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Change Control
1 2 (100.00%) Integration Testing
1 2 (100.00%) Software Engineering
1 2 (100.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#