The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 346 341 270
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -71
Contract jobs citing WinForms 78 71 147
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.33% 0.31% 0.63%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.08% 0.99% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 52 112
Average daily rate
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£575 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £344 £326 £352
10% offered a daily rate of more than £636 £600 £649
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £311 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.41% -4.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -
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
7217 7157 7283
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.94% 31.23% 31.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 5232 5147 5222
Average daily rate £425 £420 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +5.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 33 96
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £17.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £60.00 £53.00 £54.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £33.55 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+19.22% -4.14%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 July 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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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
City of London -2 29 £550 +37.50% 8
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 172 (88.21%) C#
2 152 (77.95%) .NET
3 116 (59.49%) WPF
4 98 (50.26%) SQL Server
5 95 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
6 89 (45.64%) WCF
7 83 (42.56%) Finance
8 80 (41.03%) SQL
9 72 (36.92%) Front Office
10 56 (28.72%) OO
11 55 (28.21%) TDD
12 46 (23.59%) .NET Framework
13 45 (23.08%) Banking
14 44 (22.56%) Microsoft
15 42 (21.54%) Multithreading
16 36 (18.46%) Oracle
17 34 (17.44%) Windows
17 34 (17.44%) DevExpress
17 34 (17.44%) Derivative
18 33 (16.92%) OOD
19 31 (15.90%) ASP.NET
19 31 (15.90%) Unit Testing
20 29 (14.87%) Scrum
21 28 (14.36%) VB.NET
22 27 (13.85%) Sybase
22 27 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
23 26 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
23 26 (13.33%) Investment Banking
24 25 (12.82%) Equities
25 24 (12.31%) NUnit

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 17 (8.72%) BizTalk Server
2 14 (7.18%) IIS
3 7 (3.59%) WebSphere
3 7 (3.59%) Confluence
4 6 (3.08%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.54%) CMS
5 3 (1.54%) WebLogic
6 2 (1.03%) MTS
7 1 (0.51%) MQSeries
7 1 (0.51%) SAS
7 1 (0.51%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 13 (6.67%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.08%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.51%) MS Office
3 1 (0.51%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 8 (4.10%) Markit EDM
2 2 (1.03%) Summit
3 1 (0.51%) RMDS
3 1 (0.51%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.54%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.54%) DNS
1 3 (1.54%) Internet
1 3 (1.54%) AMQP
2 1 (0.51%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 98 (50.26%) SQL Server
2 26 (13.33%) SQL Server 2008
3 15 (7.69%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 15 (7.69%) Relational Database
4 11 (5.64%) Oracle Database
5 10 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
5 10 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 6 (3.08%) SQL Server 2005
7 4 (2.05%) Oracle Database 11g
7 4 (2.05%) RDBMS
8 3 (1.54%) DB2
8 3 (1.54%) Hadoop
8 3 (1.54%) NoSQL
8 3 (1.54%) Spotfire
9 1 (0.51%) MySQL
9 1 (0.51%) MS Access
9 1 (0.51%) Data Warehouse
9 1 (0.51%) SQL Server 2000
9 1 (0.51%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 27 (13.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 24 (12.31%) NUnit
3 22 (11.28%) Visual Studio
4 19 (9.74%) JIRA
5 12 (6.15%) TeamCity
6 11 (5.64%) Rhino Mocks
7 9 (4.62%) Subversion
8 7 (3.59%) MSI
9 5 (2.56%) Rational Rose
9 5 (2.56%) Git (software)
10 4 (2.05%) Visual Studio Team System
10 4 (2.05%) Oracle Forms
11 3 (1.54%) JMeter
11 3 (1.54%) CruiseControl
11 3 (1.54%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 3 (1.54%) FxCop
11 3 (1.54%) Jenkins
11 3 (1.54%) NeoLoad
11 3 (1.54%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
11 3 (1.54%) Moq
General
1 83 (42.56%) Finance
2 72 (36.92%) Front Office
3 45 (23.08%) Banking
4 26 (13.33%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.08%) Back Office
6 4 (2.05%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.03%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.51%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.51%) Electronics
8 1 (0.51%) Advertising
8 1 (0.51%) Legal
8 1 (0.51%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 174 (89.23%) Developer
2 119 (61.03%) C# Developer
3 53 (27.18%) .NET Developer
4 41 (21.03%) C# .NET Developer
5 19 (9.74%) Senior Developer
6 12 (6.15%) Java Developer
6 12 (6.15%) Senior C# Developer
7 9 (4.62%) WPF Developer
8 8 (4.10%) Applications Developer
9 7 (3.59%) Web Developer
9 7 (3.59%) Agile C# Developer
10 6 (3.08%) WinForms Developer
10 6 (3.08%) Analyst
10 6 (3.08%) VB.NET Developer
11 5 (2.56%) SQL Developer
12 4 (2.05%) Analyst Developer
12 4 (2.05%) Front Office Developer
12 4 (2.05%) Senior .NET Developer
12 4 (2.05%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (2.05%) .NET Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 152 (77.95%) .NET
2 116 (59.49%) WPF
3 89 (45.64%) WCF
4 46 (23.59%) .NET Framework
5 31 (15.90%) ASP.NET
6 22 (11.28%) XML
7 20 (10.26%) HTML
8 19 (9.74%) Web Services
9 15 (7.69%) LINQ
10 12 (6.15%) WF
10 12 (6.15%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 11 (5.64%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (4.10%) MSMQ
12 8 (4.10%) Rendezvous
13 7 (3.59%) XSLT
13 7 (3.59%) HTML5
13 7 (3.59%) .NET Remoting
13 7 (3.59%) TIBCO EMS
13 7 (3.59%) Entity Framework
14 6 (3.08%) Spring
Miscellaneous
1 34 (17.44%) Derivative
2 25 (12.82%) Equities
3 22 (11.28%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (8.72%) Fixed Income
5 15 (7.69%) Equity Derivative
6 14 (7.18%) Client/Server
7 11 (5.64%) N-Tier
8 10 (5.13%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 8 (4.10%) Hedge funds
9 8 (4.10%) Data Structures
10 4 (2.05%) Inversion of Control
11 3 (1.54%) Visualisation
11 3 (1.54%) Computer Science
12 2 (1.03%) Swaptions
12 2 (1.03%) Grid Computing
13 1 (0.51%) Credit Derivative
13 1 (0.51%) NHS
13 1 (0.51%) DTV
13 1 (0.51%) Market Risk
13 1 (0.51%) Data Extraction
Operating Systems
1 34 (17.44%) Windows
2 11 (5.64%) Linux
3 4 (2.05%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 95 (48.72%) Agile Software Development
2 56 (28.72%) OO
3 55 (28.21%) TDD
4 42 (21.54%) Multithreading
5 33 (16.92%) OOD
6 31 (15.90%) Unit Testing
7 29 (14.87%) Scrum
8 20 (10.26%) MVC
9 18 (9.23%) SOA
10 17 (8.72%) Electronic Trading
11 16 (8.21%) SDLC
12 13 (6.67%) Low Latency
12 13 (6.67%) Software Engineering
13 10 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
14 9 (4.62%) Kanban
14 9 (4.62%) Business Analysis
14 9 (4.62%) Web Development
14 9 (4.62%) ETL
14 9 (4.62%) Risk Management
15 8 (4.10%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 172 (88.21%) C#
2 80 (41.03%) SQL
3 28 (14.36%) VB.NET
4 23 (11.79%) Java
4 23 (11.79%) JavaScript
5 19 (9.74%) VB
6 15 (7.69%) T-SQL
7 10 (5.13%) VBA
8 8 (4.10%) VB6
9 7 (3.59%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.54%) C++
10 3 (1.54%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.03%) XAML
12 1 (0.51%) Python
12 1 (0.51%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (9.23%) Degree
2 6 (3.08%) DV Cleared
2 6 (3.08%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.54%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (4.62%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.08%) Control-M
Vendors
1 44 (22.56%) Microsoft
2 36 (18.46%) Oracle
3 34 (17.44%) DevExpress
4 27 (13.85%) Sybase
5 18 (9.23%) TIBCO
6 8 (4.10%) Infragistics
7 7 (3.59%) Syncfusion
7 7 (3.59%) IBM
8 5 (2.56%) Bloomberg
9 4 (2.05%) Google
10 3 (1.54%) Atlassian
11 2 (1.03%) Tradeweb
11 2 (1.03%) Dundas
11 2 (1.03%) eSpeed
11 2 (1.03%) Reuters
11 2 (1.03%) Calypso
12 1 (0.51%) Informatica
12 1 (0.51%) SAP
12 1 (0.51%) Murex
12 1 (0.51%) OpenLink
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