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 2 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
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 329 242 231
Rank change year-on-year
-87 -11
Contract jobs citing WinForms 84 198 189
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.78% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.14% 2.48% 2.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 153 159
Average daily rate
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£498 £525 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.23% -4.54%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £318 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £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 £36.75 £33.25
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +10.52%
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
7388 7994 7788
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 30.50% 31.48% 29.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 5178 5789 5519
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £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 53 55 74
Average hourly rate £45.00 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £24.01 £14.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.00 £55.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +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 2 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 2 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 +3 26 £563 +2.27% 16
Croydon - 3 £450 -
Uxbridge - - - -
Ealing - - - - 1
Canary Wharf - - - -
Hammersmith - - - - 2
Wimbledon - - - - 1
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 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.

1 149 (89.76%) C#
2 120 (72.29%) .NET
3 86 (51.81%) WPF
4 76 (45.78%) SQL Server
5 73 (43.98%) Finance
6 67 (40.36%) SQL
7 60 (36.14%) WCF
8 49 (29.52%) Microsoft
9 46 (27.71%) Front Office
10 43 (25.90%) OO
11 41 (24.70%) Banking
12 38 (22.89%) Multithreading
12 38 (22.89%) Windows
13 37 (22.29%) .NET Framework
14 33 (19.88%) XML
15 31 (18.67%) ASP.NET
15 31 (18.67%) Derivative
16 30 (18.07%) DevExpress
17 29 (17.47%) Web Services
18 27 (16.27%) TDD
19 24 (14.46%) Team Foundation Server
20 23 (13.86%) Degree
21 22 (13.25%) OOD
22 21 (12.65%) MVC
22 21 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
23 20 (12.05%) HTML
24 19 (11.45%) Fixed Income
24 19 (11.45%) Investment Banking
24 19 (11.45%) SQL Server 2008
25 18 (10.84%) T-SQL

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 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 13 (7.83%) IIS
2 10 (6.02%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (1.81%) TIBCO EMS
3 3 (1.81%) SharePoint
4 2 (1.20%) Confluence
4 2 (1.20%) MQSeries
5 1 (0.60%) CMS
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint Server
5 1 (0.60%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.60%) Alfresco
5 1 (0.60%) Sitecore CMS
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (0.60%) GemFire
5 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2013
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%) Temenos T24
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (45.78%) SQL Server
2 19 (11.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (6.63%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 10 (6.02%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 9 (5.42%) Relational Database
6 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2012
6 5 (3.01%) Oracle Database
6 5 (3.01%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.01%) SQL Server 2005
7 3 (1.81%) SQL Server Analysis Services
7 3 (1.81%) DB2
8 2 (1.20%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.60%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.60%) OLAP
9 1 (0.60%) Sybase ASE
Development Applications
1 24 (14.46%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (10.24%) Visual Studio
3 13 (7.83%) NUnit
4 9 (5.42%) JIRA
5 7 (4.22%) Rational Rose
6 5 (3.01%) CruiseControl
6 5 (3.01%) TeamCity
7 4 (2.41%) Subversion
8 3 (1.81%) Build Forge
8 3 (1.81%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
8 3 (1.81%) Hudson
8 3 (1.81%) Jenkins
9 2 (1.20%) NCover
9 2 (1.20%) Atlassian Bamboo
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%) Visual Studio Team System
10 1 (0.60%) TestComplete
General
1 73 (43.98%) Finance
2 46 (27.71%) Front Office
3 41 (24.70%) Banking
4 19 (11.45%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.22%) Back Office
6 3 (1.81%) Games
7 2 (1.20%) Advertising
8 1 (0.60%) Publishing
8 1 (0.60%) Legal
8 1 (0.60%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.60%) Pharmaceutical
8 1 (0.60%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 140 (84.34%) Developer
2 70 (42.17%) C# Developer
3 51 (30.72%) .NET Developer
4 23 (13.86%) C# .NET Developer
5 18 (10.84%) Senior Developer
6 17 (10.24%) WPF Developer
7 9 (5.42%) WinForms Developer
7 9 (5.42%) Senior .NET Developer
7 9 (5.42%) Front Office Developer
8 8 (4.82%) Analyst
9 7 (4.22%) Java Developer
10 5 (3.01%) Software Engineer
10 5 (3.01%) Applications Developer
11 4 (2.41%) Architect
11 4 (2.41%) Programmer
11 4 (2.41%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 3 (1.81%) C++/C# Developer
12 3 (1.81%) Agile C# Developer
12 3 (1.81%) Lead .NET Developer
12 3 (1.81%) Fidessa Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 120 (72.29%) .NET
2 86 (51.81%) WPF
3 60 (36.14%) WCF
4 37 (22.29%) .NET Framework
5 33 (19.88%) XML
6 31 (18.67%) ASP.NET
7 29 (17.47%) Web Services
8 20 (12.05%) HTML
9 17 (10.24%) LINQ
10 12 (7.23%) ASP.NET MVC
11 9 (5.42%) CSS
12 7 (4.22%) ADO.NET
12 7 (4.22%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 7 (4.22%) WF
13 6 (3.61%) Middleware
14 5 (3.01%) Rendezvous
14 5 (3.01%) ASP.NET MVC 4
15 4 (2.41%) KnockoutJS
15 4 (2.41%) XSLT
15 4 (2.41%) NHibernate
Miscellaneous
1 31 (18.67%) Derivative
2 19 (11.45%) Fixed Income
3 17 (10.24%) Equities
4 15 (9.04%) Client/Server
4 15 (9.04%) Hedge funds
5 7 (4.22%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
5 7 (4.22%) Grid Computing
6 5 (3.01%) N-Tier
6 5 (3.01%) Equity Derivative
6 5 (3.01%) Computer Science
7 4 (2.41%) Visualisation
8 3 (1.81%) Inversion of Control
8 3 (1.81%) Market Risk
9 2 (1.20%) Interest Rate Derivative
10 1 (0.60%) Data Extraction
10 1 (0.60%) Data Integration
10 1 (0.60%) FMCG
10 1 (0.60%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.60%) Replication
10 1 (0.60%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 38 (22.89%) Windows
2 3 (1.81%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (1.20%) UNIX
4 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (0.60%) Solaris
4 1 (0.60%) Linux
4 1 (0.60%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 43 (25.90%) OO
2 38 (22.89%) Multithreading
3 27 (16.27%) TDD
4 22 (13.25%) OOD
5 21 (12.65%) MVC
5 21 (12.65%) Agile Software Development
6 16 (9.64%) Scrum
7 15 (9.04%) UML
8 14 (8.43%) Unit Testing
9 12 (7.23%) Technical Architecture
10 11 (6.63%) SOA
10 11 (6.63%) Electronic Trading
11 10 (6.02%) Continuous Integration
12 8 (4.82%) Integration Testing
12 8 (4.82%) Load Testing
12 8 (4.82%) Workflow
12 8 (4.82%) Software Engineering
13 7 (4.22%) Risk Management
13 7 (4.22%) MVVM
14 6 (3.61%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 149 (89.76%) C#
2 67 (40.36%) SQL
3 18 (10.84%) T-SQL
4 17 (10.24%) Java
5 14 (8.43%) VB.NET
6 11 (6.63%) VBA
6 11 (6.63%) C++
7 8 (4.82%) JavaScript
7 8 (4.82%) Python
8 5 (3.01%) VB
9 4 (2.41%) PowerShell
10 3 (1.81%) Bash Shell
11 2 (1.20%) Tcl
11 2 (1.20%) C++/CLI
11 2 (1.20%) RPG
11 2 (1.20%) VC++
12 1 (0.60%) VBScript
12 1 (0.60%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 23 (13.86%) Degree
2 4 (2.41%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (2.41%) MCSD
2 4 (2.41%) MCSE
3 1 (0.60%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.60%) QA
1 1 (0.60%) EMIR
1 1 (0.60%) Dodd-Frank
System Software
1 5 (3.01%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 49 (29.52%) Microsoft
2 30 (18.07%) DevExpress
3 16 (9.64%) Sybase
4 14 (8.43%) Oracle
5 11 (6.63%) TIBCO
6 5 (3.01%) Infragistics
6 5 (3.01%) Syncfusion
7 3 (1.81%) Sitecore
7 3 (1.81%) Fidessa
7 3 (1.81%) Pegasus
8 2 (1.20%) 29West
8 2 (1.20%) Interwoven
8 2 (1.20%) IBM
8 2 (1.20%) Perforce
8 2 (1.20%) Reuters
8 2 (1.20%) Bloomberg
9 1 (0.60%) Stellent
9 1 (0.60%) FatWire
9 1 (0.60%) Endeca
9 1 (0.60%) Vignette
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