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 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 330 255 229
Rank change year-on-year
-75 -26
Contract jobs citing WinForms 90 186 188
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.37% 0.74% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.21% 2.36% 2.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 142 154
Average daily rate
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£450 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £309 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £625 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +17.80%
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
7422 7872 7654
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.31% 31.32% 29.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5323 5679 5365
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £560
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 50 67
Average hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £25.00 £13.03
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £137.50 £59.95 £43.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

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 19 September 2014.

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 19 September 2014. 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 33 £556 +1.13% 15
Croydon - 3 £450 -
Ealing - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 1
Wimbledon - - - -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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.

1 148 (89.16%) C#
2 117 (70.48%) .NET
3 81 (48.80%) WPF
4 76 (45.78%) SQL Server
5 73 (43.98%) Finance
6 71 (42.77%) SQL
7 64 (38.55%) WCF
8 46 (27.71%) Microsoft
9 45 (27.11%) Front Office
9 45 (27.11%) Banking
10 43 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
11 41 (24.70%) Windows
12 38 (22.89%) ASP.NET
13 37 (22.29%) OO
14 36 (21.69%) .NET Framework
15 35 (21.08%) XML
16 34 (20.48%) Multithreading
17 31 (18.67%) DevExpress
18 26 (15.66%) TDD
19 25 (15.06%) Derivative
19 25 (15.06%) Degree
19 25 (15.06%) Web Services
20 23 (13.86%) Team Foundation Server
20 23 (13.86%) SQL Server 2008
21 22 (13.25%) HTML
21 22 (13.25%) MVC
22 21 (12.65%) OOD
23 20 (12.05%) Visual Studio
24 19 (11.45%) T-SQL
24 19 (11.45%) Investment Banking

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, 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 12 (7.23%) IIS
2 10 (6.02%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.81%) SharePoint
3 3 (1.81%) TIBCO EMS
4 2 (1.20%) Confluence
5 1 (0.60%) GemFire
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.60%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.60%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.60%) Alfresco
Applications
1 11 (6.63%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.20%) MS Office
3 1 (0.60%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Tridion
1 1 (0.60%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.60%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (45.78%) SQL Server
2 23 (13.86%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (7.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 9 (5.42%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 9 (5.42%) Relational Database
5 5 (3.01%) Oracle Database
5 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (3.01%) RDBMS
5 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
6 4 (2.41%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 4 (2.41%) DB2
7 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.60%) Sybase ASE
8 1 (0.60%) Oracle Database 11g
8 1 (0.60%) PerformancePoint
Development Applications
1 23 (13.86%) Team Foundation Server
2 20 (12.05%) Visual Studio
3 16 (9.64%) NUnit
4 13 (7.83%) JIRA
5 8 (4.82%) CruiseControl
5 8 (4.82%) Subversion
6 6 (3.61%) Rational Rose
7 5 (3.01%) TeamCity
8 3 (1.81%) Jenkins
8 3 (1.81%) Hudson
8 3 (1.81%) Build Forge
8 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
9 2 (1.20%) NCover
9 2 (1.20%) PowerBuilder
9 2 (1.20%) Oracle Forms
10 1 (0.60%) QuickTest Pro
10 1 (0.60%) InstallShield
10 1 (0.60%) MSTest
10 1 (0.60%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 73 (43.98%) Finance
2 45 (27.11%) Front Office
2 45 (27.11%) Banking
3 19 (11.45%) Investment Banking
4 7 (4.22%) Back Office
5 3 (1.81%) Games
6 2 (1.20%) Advertising
7 1 (0.60%) Publishing
7 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.60%) Legal
7 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 143 (86.14%) Developer
2 68 (40.96%) C# Developer
3 49 (29.52%) .NET Developer
4 22 (13.25%) Senior Developer
5 21 (12.65%) C# .NET Developer
6 17 (10.24%) WPF Developer
7 12 (7.23%) Front Office Developer
8 10 (6.02%) Senior .NET Developer
9 8 (4.82%) WinForms Developer
9 8 (4.82%) Analyst
10 6 (3.61%) Java Developer
11 5 (3.01%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 4 (2.41%) Software Developer
12 4 (2.41%) Architect
12 4 (2.41%) Software Engineer
12 4 (2.41%) Analyst Developer
12 4 (2.41%) SQL Developer
13 3 (1.81%) C++ Developer
13 3 (1.81%) Applications Developer
13 3 (1.81%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 117 (70.48%) .NET
2 81 (48.80%) WPF
3 64 (38.55%) WCF
4 38 (22.89%) ASP.NET
5 36 (21.69%) .NET Framework
6 35 (21.08%) XML
7 25 (15.06%) Web Services
8 22 (13.25%) HTML
9 17 (10.24%) LINQ
10 12 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (5.42%) CSS
12 8 (4.82%) ADO.NET
13 7 (4.22%) WF
13 7 (4.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
13 7 (4.22%) HTML5
14 6 (3.61%) Middleware
15 5 (3.01%) KnockoutJS
15 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 5 (3.01%) Rendezvous
16 4 (2.41%) LINQ to SQL
Miscellaneous
1 25 (15.06%) Derivative
2 18 (10.84%) Equities
3 16 (9.64%) Hedge funds
3 16 (9.64%) Fixed Income
4 14 (8.43%) Client/Server
5 13 (7.83%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (3.61%) Grid Computing
7 5 (3.01%) N-Tier
7 5 (3.01%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 5 (3.01%) Computer Science
8 4 (2.41%) Visualisation
8 4 (2.41%) Equity Derivative
8 4 (2.41%) User Experience
9 3 (1.81%) Market Risk
9 3 (1.81%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (1.20%) Data Extraction
10 2 (1.20%) Mathematics
10 2 (1.20%) Interest Rate Derivative
11 1 (0.60%) Digital Media
11 1 (0.60%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 41 (24.70%) Windows
2 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.20%) UNIX
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
4 1 (0.60%) Solaris
4 1 (0.60%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.90%) Agile Software Development
2 37 (22.29%) OO
3 34 (20.48%) Multithreading
4 26 (15.66%) TDD
5 22 (13.25%) MVC
6 21 (12.65%) OOD
7 15 (9.04%) Scrum
8 14 (8.43%) UML
9 13 (7.83%) Unit Testing
10 11 (6.63%) SOA
10 11 (6.63%) Technical Architecture
11 10 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
12 9 (5.42%) Electronic Trading
13 8 (4.82%) Software Engineering
13 8 (4.82%) Workflow
14 7 (4.22%) Risk Management
14 7 (4.22%) Integration Testing
14 7 (4.22%) Load Testing
15 6 (3.61%) MVVM
15 6 (3.61%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 148 (89.16%) C#
2 71 (42.77%) SQL
3 19 (11.45%) T-SQL
4 16 (9.64%) Java
5 15 (9.04%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.63%) VBA
7 10 (6.02%) C++
8 9 (5.42%) JavaScript
9 8 (4.82%) Python
10 5 (3.01%) VB
11 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
12 3 (1.81%) Bash Shell
13 2 (1.20%) C++/CLI
13 2 (1.20%) VC++
13 2 (1.20%) Tcl
14 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
14 1 (0.60%) RPG
14 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 25 (15.06%) Degree
2 4 (2.41%) MCSD
2 4 (2.41%) MCSE
2 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (0.60%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.20%) QA
2 1 (0.60%) EMIR
2 1 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (3.01%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 46 (27.71%) Microsoft
2 31 (18.67%) DevExpress
3 16 (9.64%) Sybase
4 15 (9.04%) Oracle
5 10 (6.02%) TIBCO
6 5 (3.01%) Infragistics
7 3 (1.81%) Fidessa
7 3 (1.81%) Pegasus
7 3 (1.81%) Syncfusion
7 3 (1.81%) Sitecore
8 2 (1.20%) 29West
8 2 (1.20%) Reuters
8 2 (1.20%) Bloomberg
8 2 (1.20%) Perforce
8 2 (1.20%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.20%) IBM
9 1 (0.60%) Nintex
9 1 (0.60%) Temenos
9 1 (0.60%) JBoss
9 1 (0.60%) Vignette
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