The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leicestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 30 April 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 37 33 42
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +9
Contract jobs citing WinForms 2 9 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 0.72% 2.57% 1.71%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.82% 10.23% 4.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 6 0
Average daily rate £310 £300 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 5
Average hourly rate - - £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% -2.85%
WinForms
East Midlands

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 Leicestershire region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Leicestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
110 88 129
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leicestershire 39.43% 25.14% 36.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 52 70
Average daily rate £300 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £438 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 24
Average hourly rate £42.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-5.40% +5.71%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Leicestershire

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Leicestershire

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in Leicestershire

WinForms
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Leicestershire

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (50.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) HTML
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
3 2 (50.00%) MVC
3 2 (50.00%) NUnit
3 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 2 (50.00%) LINQ
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
4 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (25.00%) WPF
4 1 (25.00%) Publishing
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Leicestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leicestershire 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.

Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (50.00%) NUnit
General
1 1 (25.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (50.00%) WinForms Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (50.00%) CSS
2 2 (50.00%) HTML
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) LINQ
2 2 (50.00%) WCF
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 1 (25.00%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 1 (25.00%) VB
4 1 (25.00%) VB.NET