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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 319 308 264
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -44
Contract jobs citing WinForms 84 87 132
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.38% 0.38% 0.60%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.24% 1.25% 2.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 68 101
Average daily rate
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£513 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £329 £330
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £604 £650
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.68% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.75 £35.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+2.14% -12.50%
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
6790 6944 6448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.63% 30.69% 29.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 4882 5091 4668
Average daily rate £420 £413 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.81% +1.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 16 90
Average hourly rate £22.18 £45.00 £41.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.71% +8.43%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.43 £30.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £175.00 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -

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 22 May 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 22 May 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 +6 30 £488 +10.16% 5
Osterley - 1 £320 -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 May 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.

1 161 (86.10%) C#
2 141 (75.40%) .NET
3 110 (58.82%) WPF
4 106 (56.68%) Agile Software Development
5 102 (54.55%) SQL Server
6 81 (43.32%) Finance
6 81 (43.32%) WCF
7 72 (38.50%) SQL
8 64 (34.22%) TDD
9 63 (33.69%) Front Office
10 48 (25.67%) .NET Framework
11 47 (25.13%) OO
12 43 (22.99%) Banking
13 39 (20.86%) Microsoft
13 39 (20.86%) Oracle
14 38 (20.32%) Multithreading
15 37 (19.79%) Scrum
16 34 (18.18%) DevExpress
17 33 (17.65%) Investment Banking
18 32 (17.11%) Windows
19 31 (16.58%) Java
20 30 (16.04%) JavaScript
20 30 (16.04%) VB.NET
20 30 (16.04%) OOD
21 29 (15.51%) Sybase
21 29 (15.51%) Derivative
22 28 (14.97%) XML
23 27 (14.44%) HTML
23 27 (14.44%) Unit Testing
24 25 (13.37%) ASP.NET

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 16 (8.56%) BizTalk Server
2 10 (5.35%) Confluence
2 10 (5.35%) IIS
3 7 (3.74%) WebSphere
4 5 (2.67%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.60%) WebLogic
5 3 (1.60%) CMS
6 1 (0.53%) MQSeries
6 1 (0.53%) Oracle Coherence
Applications
1 11 (5.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (3.21%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (0.53%) MS Office
3 1 (0.53%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 8 (4.28%) Markit EDM
2 3 (1.60%) ION MarketView
3 2 (1.07%) Summit
4 1 (0.53%) SAP Oil and Gas
4 1 (0.53%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (1.60%) TCP/IP
1 3 (1.60%) DNS
1 3 (1.60%) Internet
1 3 (1.60%) AMQP
2 1 (0.53%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 102 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 21 (11.23%) SQL Server 2008
3 18 (9.63%) Relational Database
4 14 (7.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 11 (5.88%) Oracle Database
6 10 (5.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 10 (5.35%) SQL Server 2012
7 6 (3.21%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.14%) Oracle Database 11g
8 4 (2.14%) RDBMS
9 3 (1.60%) Hadoop
9 3 (1.60%) NoSQL
10 2 (1.07%) Spotfire
10 2 (1.07%) MySQL
10 2 (1.07%) DB2
11 1 (0.53%) Crystal Reports
11 1 (0.53%) Data Warehouse
11 1 (0.53%) MS Access
11 1 (0.53%) SQL Server 2000
11 1 (0.53%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 23 (12.30%) Team Foundation Server
2 22 (11.76%) NUnit
3 20 (10.70%) JIRA
3 20 (10.70%) Visual Studio
4 14 (7.49%) TeamCity
5 10 (5.35%) MSI
6 9 (4.81%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (3.74%) Subversion
8 5 (2.67%) Ant
8 5 (2.67%) Rational Rose
8 5 (2.67%) Git (software)
8 5 (2.67%) Selenium
8 5 (2.67%) Maven
9 4 (2.14%) Visual Studio Team System
9 4 (2.14%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 4 (2.14%) Oracle Forms
10 3 (1.60%) JUnit
10 3 (1.60%) JMeter
10 3 (1.60%) TestNG
10 3 (1.60%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 81 (43.32%) Finance
2 63 (33.69%) Front Office
3 43 (22.99%) Banking
4 33 (17.65%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.67%) Manufacturing
6 4 (2.14%) Back Office
7 2 (1.07%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 1 (0.53%) Electronics
8 1 (0.53%) Advertising
8 1 (0.53%) Legal
8 1 (0.53%) Marketing
8 1 (0.53%) Retail
Job Titles
1 170 (90.91%) Developer
2 115 (61.50%) C# Developer
3 54 (28.88%) .NET Developer
4 38 (20.32%) C# .NET Developer
5 25 (13.37%) Senior Developer
6 19 (10.16%) Java Developer
7 14 (7.49%) Senior C# Developer
8 11 (5.88%) Agile C# Developer
9 8 (4.28%) WinForms Developer
9 8 (4.28%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (4.28%) VB.NET Developer
10 7 (3.74%) WPF Developer
10 7 (3.74%) Analyst
10 7 (3.74%) Applications Developer
11 6 (3.21%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 5 (2.67%) Web Developer
12 5 (2.67%) SQL Developer
13 4 (2.14%) Lead C# Developer
13 4 (2.14%) .NET Applications Developer
13 4 (2.14%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (75.40%) .NET
2 110 (58.82%) WPF
3 81 (43.32%) WCF
4 48 (25.67%) .NET Framework
5 28 (14.97%) XML
6 27 (14.44%) HTML
7 25 (13.37%) ASP.NET
8 19 (10.16%) Web Services
9 15 (8.02%) XSLT
10 14 (7.49%) Spring
11 13 (6.95%) LINQ
12 12 (6.42%) WF
13 11 (5.88%) CSS
13 11 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
14 10 (5.35%) TIBCO EMS
14 10 (5.35%) .NET Remoting
14 10 (5.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 8 (4.28%) MSMQ
16 7 (3.74%) Entity Framework
17 6 (3.21%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 29 (15.51%) Derivative
2 19 (10.16%) Equities
3 18 (9.63%) Analytical Skills
4 17 (9.09%) Fixed Income
5 12 (6.42%) Client/Server
6 10 (5.35%) Equity Derivative
7 9 (4.81%) N-Tier
8 7 (3.74%) Data Structures
8 7 (3.74%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 5 (2.67%) Inversion of Control
9 5 (2.67%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.60%) Visualisation
11 2 (1.07%) Computer Science
11 2 (1.07%) Swaptions
11 2 (1.07%) Grid Computing
12 1 (0.53%) NHS
12 1 (0.53%) DTV
12 1 (0.53%) Market Risk
12 1 (0.53%) Data Extraction
12 1 (0.53%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 32 (17.11%) Windows
2 11 (5.88%) Linux
3 4 (2.14%) UNIX
4 1 (0.53%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.53%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 106 (56.68%) Agile Software Development
2 64 (34.22%) TDD
3 47 (25.13%) OO
4 38 (20.32%) Multithreading
5 37 (19.79%) Scrum
6 30 (16.04%) OOD
7 27 (14.44%) Unit Testing
8 19 (10.16%) SOA
8 19 (10.16%) MVC
9 14 (7.49%) Electronic Trading
10 13 (6.95%) Kanban
10 13 (6.95%) Business Analysis
11 12 (6.42%) BDD
12 10 (5.35%) Continuous Integration
12 10 (5.35%) System Testing
12 10 (5.35%) Refactoring
12 10 (5.35%) Code Coverage
13 9 (4.81%) Workflow
13 9 (4.81%) Web Development
14 8 (4.28%) ETL
Programming Languages
1 161 (86.10%) C#
2 72 (38.50%) SQL
3 31 (16.58%) Java
4 30 (16.04%) JavaScript
4 30 (16.04%) VB.NET
5 18 (9.63%) VB
6 15 (8.02%) T-SQL
7 8 (4.28%) VBA
8 7 (3.74%) VB6
9 4 (2.14%) PL/SQL
10 3 (1.60%) C++
10 3 (1.60%) XAML
10 3 (1.60%) Bash Shell
11 1 (0.53%) C
11 1 (0.53%) Python
Qualifications
1 16 (8.56%) Degree
2 6 (3.21%) DV Cleared
2 6 (3.21%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.60%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (1.60%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.42%) QA
Systems Management
1 6 (3.21%) Control-M
Vendors
1 39 (20.86%) Microsoft
1 39 (20.86%) Oracle
2 34 (18.18%) DevExpress
3 29 (15.51%) Sybase
4 22 (11.76%) TIBCO
5 11 (5.88%) Infragistics
6 10 (5.35%) Syncfusion
6 10 (5.35%) IBM
7 4 (2.14%) Google
8 3 (1.60%) Bloomberg
8 3 (1.60%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.60%) ION Trading
9 2 (1.07%) Reuters
9 2 (1.07%) Calypso
10 1 (0.53%) SAP
10 1 (0.53%) Murex
10 1 (0.53%) OpenLink
10 1 (0.53%) Dundas
10 1 (0.53%) LANDesk
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