The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 3 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 343 322 347
Rank change year-on-year
-21 +25
Contract jobs citing WinForms 101 98 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.44% 0.44% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.40% 1.44% 1.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 82 86 70
Median daily rate £550 £550 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £323 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £700 £625 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £300 £320
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £38.38 £34.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+12.86% -2.85%
WinForms
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 London region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
7204 6800 7089
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.54% 30.45% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5467 4827 5146
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £336
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +4.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 34 30
Median hourly rate £22.00 £22.18 £43.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.81% -48.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.91 £19.00 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.63 £55.00 £175.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £37.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-6.75% +5.71%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing WinForms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in London

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in London

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in London

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in London

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the London region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +20 19 £438 -22.22% 2
Osterley -4 1 £400 +25.00%
Canary Wharf - 1 £380 -
Docklands, London - 1 - -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 173 (97.19%) C#
2 135 (75.84%) .NET
3 96 (53.93%) WPF
4 91 (51.12%) SQL Server
5 90 (50.56%) SQL
6 81 (45.51%) Finance
7 59 (33.15%) Windows
8 53 (29.78%) Multithreading
9 51 (28.65%) .NET Framework
10 48 (26.97%) Banking
11 47 (26.40%) MS Excel
12 45 (25.28%) VBA
13 44 (24.72%) OO
14 43 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
15 42 (23.60%) Analytical Skills
16 40 (22.47%) Front Office
17 36 (20.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
18 34 (19.10%) Microsoft
18 34 (19.10%) Oracle
19 32 (17.98%) ASP.NET
19 32 (17.98%) WCF
19 32 (17.98%) Performance Optimisation
20 31 (17.42%) Electronic Trading
20 31 (17.42%) Low Latency
20 31 (17.42%) C++
20 31 (17.42%) Risk Management
21 29 (16.29%) Algorithmic Trading
22 28 (15.73%) MVVM
22 28 (15.73%) VB.NET
23 27 (15.17%) VB

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (6.18%) IIS
2 4 (2.25%) Oracle Workflow
3 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.56%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.56%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 47 (26.40%) MS Excel
2 12 (6.74%) MS Office
3 6 (3.37%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.56%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (2.81%) HTTP
2 3 (1.69%) DNS
2 3 (1.69%) Firewall
2 3 (1.69%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.69%) VPN
3 1 (0.56%) Network Security
3 1 (0.56%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 91 (51.12%) SQL Server
2 22 (12.36%) SQL Server 2008
3 17 (9.55%) Oracle Database
4 13 (7.30%) Oracle Reports
5 12 (6.74%) Relational Database
6 11 (6.18%) Oracle Database 11g
7 10 (5.62%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 8 (4.49%) MS Access
8 8 (4.49%) SQL Server 2005
8 8 (4.49%) SQL Server Analysis Services
8 8 (4.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
9 6 (3.37%) MySQL
9 6 (3.37%) RDBMS
10 4 (2.25%) Data Warehouse
11 3 (1.69%) Crystal Reports
11 3 (1.69%) KDB
12 2 (1.12%) BusinessObjects
12 2 (1.12%) OLAP
12 2 (1.12%) SQL Server 2012
13 1 (0.56%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 14 (7.87%) Visual Studio
2 11 (6.18%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
3 6 (3.37%) Team Foundation Server
4 4 (2.25%) Oracle Forms
4 4 (2.25%) Subversion
5 3 (1.69%) NUnit
6 2 (1.12%) Moq
6 2 (1.12%) SpecFlow
6 2 (1.12%) TeamCity
7 1 (0.56%) Git (software)
7 1 (0.56%) Jenkins
7 1 (0.56%) MSBuild
7 1 (0.56%) ReSharper
7 1 (0.56%) Rhino Mocks
7 1 (0.56%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 81 (45.51%) Finance
2 48 (26.97%) Banking
3 40 (22.47%) Front Office
4 17 (9.55%) Back Office
5 11 (6.18%) Investment Banking
6 9 (5.06%) Retail
7 2 (1.12%) Advertising
8 1 (0.56%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 162 (91.01%) Developer
2 119 (66.85%) C# Developer
3 71 (39.89%) .NET Developer
4 48 (26.97%) C# .NET Developer
5 40 (22.47%) WinForms Developer
6 25 (14.04%) SQL Developer
7 18 (10.11%) Senior Developer
8 15 (8.43%) WPF Developer
9 12 (6.74%) Senior C# Developer
10 11 (6.18%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 11 (6.18%) C# WPF Developer
10 11 (6.18%) SQL Server Developer
10 11 (6.18%) VB.NET Developer
11 8 (4.49%) Oracle Developer
12 7 (3.93%) C++ Developer
12 7 (3.93%) C++/C# Developer
12 7 (3.93%) Messaging Developer
13 6 (3.37%) ASP.NET Developer
13 6 (3.37%) Java Developer
14 5 (2.81%) VBA Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 135 (75.84%) .NET
2 96 (53.93%) WPF
3 51 (28.65%) .NET Framework
4 32 (17.98%) ASP.NET
4 32 (17.98%) WCF
5 25 (14.04%) FIX Protocol
6 22 (12.36%) Web Services
7 16 (8.99%) HTML
7 16 (8.99%) XML
8 13 (7.30%) LINQ
9 11 (6.18%) ADO.NET
9 11 (6.18%) HTML5
10 10 (5.62%) MDX
11 9 (5.06%) WF
12 8 (4.49%) CSS
12 8 (4.49%) OOXML
13 7 (3.93%) ASP.NET MVC
13 7 (3.93%) jQuery
14 6 (3.37%) Ajax
14 6 (3.37%) Unity DI Container
Miscellaneous
1 42 (23.60%) Analytical Skills
2 36 (20.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 15 (8.43%) Mathematics
4 8 (4.49%) Data Structures
4 8 (4.49%) Derivative
5 6 (3.37%) Fixed Income
6 5 (2.81%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.81%) Enterprise Software
6 5 (2.81%) Equities
7 4 (2.25%) User Experience
7 4 (2.25%) Video on Demand
8 3 (1.69%) Algorithms
8 3 (1.69%) Client/Server
8 3 (1.69%) Equity Derivative
8 3 (1.69%) Management Information System
8 3 (1.69%) Visualisation
9 2 (1.12%) Physics
9 2 (1.12%) Replication
10 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
10 1 (0.56%) Market Risk
Operating Systems
1 59 (33.15%) Windows
2 5 (2.81%) Windows 7
3 3 (1.69%) Linux
3 3 (1.69%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.78%) Multithreading
2 44 (24.72%) OO
3 43 (24.16%) Agile Software Development
4 32 (17.98%) Performance Optimisation
5 31 (17.42%) Electronic Trading
5 31 (17.42%) Low Latency
5 31 (17.42%) Risk Management
6 29 (16.29%) Algorithmic Trading
7 28 (15.73%) MVVM
8 27 (15.17%) MVC
9 26 (14.61%) Market Making
10 19 (10.67%) Unit Testing
11 15 (8.43%) Software Engineering
11 15 (8.43%) TDD
12 14 (7.87%) Change Management
13 13 (7.30%) Data Analysis
14 10 (5.62%) Continuous Integration
15 9 (5.06%) OOD
16 8 (4.49%) User Acceptance Testing
16 8 (4.49%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 173 (97.19%) C#
2 90 (50.56%) SQL
3 45 (25.28%) VBA
4 31 (17.42%) C++
5 28 (15.73%) VB.NET
6 27 (15.17%) T-SQL
6 27 (15.17%) VB
7 17 (9.55%) Java
8 16 (8.99%) JavaScript
9 12 (6.74%) PL/SQL
10 6 (3.37%) VBScript
11 4 (2.25%) VB6
12 3 (1.69%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.69%) Python
13 2 (1.12%) XAML
14 1 (0.56%) Delphi
14 1 (0.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (5.62%) Degree
2 6 (3.37%) SC Cleared
2 6 (3.37%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.69%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (1.12%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.99%) QA
2 4 (2.25%) MiFID
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
1 1 (0.56%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 34 (19.10%) Microsoft
1 34 (19.10%) Oracle
2 12 (6.74%) DevExpress
3 11 (6.18%) Sybase
4 8 (4.49%) Syncfusion
5 6 (3.37%) TIBCO
6 3 (1.69%) Citrix
7 2 (1.12%) Telerik
8 1 (0.56%) SAP
8 1 (0.56%) Teradata
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