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 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 320 266 234
Rank change year-on-year
-54 -32
Contract jobs citing WinForms 89 161 153
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.39% 0.66% 0.72%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.29% 2.22% 2.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 71 127 130
Average daily rate
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£550 £475 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.78% -13.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £362 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £728
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £289
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £40.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.27% -4.00%
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
6889 7267 6634
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.88% 29.96% 31.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 5264 5258 4835
Average daily rate £425 £413 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £551 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 53 67
Average hourly rate £37.00 £35.00 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% +16.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.00 £18.00 £14.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £70.00 £55.00 £49.02
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 December 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 December 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 -27 28 £550 +17.02% 10
Croydon -5 1 £263 -34.16%
Enfield - - - -
Hornchurch - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
Ealing - - - -
Wimbledon - - - - 1
Mayfair - - - -
Brentford - - - -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 155 (86.59%) C#
2 125 (69.83%) .NET
3 88 (49.16%) WPF
4 77 (43.02%) SQL
5 75 (41.90%) Finance
6 72 (40.22%) SQL Server
7 60 (33.52%) WCF
8 53 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
9 52 (29.05%) Banking
10 49 (27.37%) Front Office
11 44 (24.58%) Multithreading
12 43 (24.02%) TDD
13 41 (22.91%) .NET Framework
14 36 (20.11%) Windows
15 34 (18.99%) Microsoft
15 34 (18.99%) XML
16 33 (18.44%) OO
16 33 (18.44%) DevExpress
17 32 (17.88%) ASP.NET
17 32 (17.88%) Java
18 29 (16.20%) NUnit
18 29 (16.20%) Investment Banking
19 27 (15.08%) T-SQL
19 27 (15.08%) HTML
20 26 (14.53%) TIBCO
20 26 (14.53%) Fixed Income
21 25 (13.97%) MVC
22 24 (13.41%) Visual Studio
22 24 (13.41%) JIRA
23 23 (12.85%) Oracle

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 (6.70%) Confluence
2 10 (5.59%) TIBCO EMS
3 5 (2.79%) WorkSite
4 3 (1.68%) IIS
5 2 (1.12%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.12%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.56%) SharePoint 2010
6 1 (0.56%) Sitecore CMS
6 1 (0.56%) Alfresco
6 1 (0.56%) CMS
6 1 (0.56%) MQSeries
Applications
1 9 (5.03%) MS Excel
2 8 (4.47%) MS Office
3 6 (3.35%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (0.56%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.59%) ION MarketView
2 2 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.56%) Tridion
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.56%) AMQP
1 1 (0.56%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (40.22%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.61%) Relational Database
3 15 (8.38%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (7.26%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.70%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 5 (2.79%) Oracle Database
6 5 (2.79%) RDBMS
7 4 (2.23%) DB2
8 3 (1.68%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.68%) NoSQL
9 1 (0.56%) Sybase ASE
9 1 (0.56%) Oracle Database 11g
9 1 (0.56%) Hadoop
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 1 (0.56%) SQL Server Analysis Services
9 1 (0.56%) KDB
9 1 (0.56%) PerformancePoint
9 1 (0.56%) Crystal Reports
9 1 (0.56%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 29 (16.20%) NUnit
2 24 (13.41%) Visual Studio
2 24 (13.41%) JIRA
3 14 (7.82%) TeamCity
3 14 (7.82%) Subversion
4 10 (5.59%) MSI
4 10 (5.59%) JUnit
4 10 (5.59%) Mockito
4 10 (5.59%) TestNG
4 10 (5.59%) Team Foundation Server
5 4 (2.23%) Ant
5 4 (2.23%) Selenium
5 4 (2.23%) Maven
5 4 (2.23%) CruiseControl
6 3 (1.68%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 3 (1.68%) Git (software)
6 3 (1.68%) Oracle Forms
7 2 (1.12%) PowerBuilder
7 2 (1.12%) NCover
8 1 (0.56%) MSTest
General
1 75 (41.90%) Finance
2 52 (29.05%) Banking
3 49 (27.37%) Front Office
4 29 (16.20%) Investment Banking
5 6 (3.35%) Back Office
6 3 (1.68%) Advertising
6 3 (1.68%) Games
7 2 (1.12%) Retail
8 1 (0.56%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.56%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 168 (93.85%) Developer
2 98 (54.75%) C# Developer
3 54 (30.17%) .NET Developer
4 28 (15.64%) Senior Developer
5 24 (13.41%) C# .NET Developer
6 18 (10.06%) Java Developer
7 17 (9.50%) WinForms Developer
7 17 (9.50%) WPF Developer
8 12 (6.70%) Senior .NET Developer
9 11 (6.15%) Front Office Developer
10 9 (5.03%) Agile C# Developer
10 9 (5.03%) VB.NET Developer
11 6 (3.35%) Senior C# Developer
11 6 (3.35%) Software Developer
11 6 (3.35%) Analyst
12 5 (2.79%) GUI Developer
13 4 (2.23%) Lead Developer
13 4 (2.23%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 3 (1.68%) Senior VB.NET Developer
14 3 (1.68%) Lead .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 125 (69.83%) .NET
2 88 (49.16%) WPF
3 60 (33.52%) WCF
4 41 (22.91%) .NET Framework
5 34 (18.99%) XML
6 32 (17.88%) ASP.NET
7 27 (15.08%) HTML
8 17 (9.50%) Web Services
9 13 (7.26%) .NET Remoting
9 13 (7.26%) CSS
10 10 (5.59%) ADO.NET
10 10 (5.59%) XSLT
10 10 (5.59%) ASP.NET MVC
10 10 (5.59%) Guice
11 9 (5.03%) HTML5
11 9 (5.03%) LINQ
12 8 (4.47%) Spring
13 7 (3.91%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
14 5 (2.79%) WF
14 5 (2.79%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.53%) Fixed Income
2 20 (11.17%) Derivative
3 19 (10.61%) Equities
4 14 (7.82%) Hedge funds
5 9 (5.03%) Analytical Skills
6 8 (4.47%) Data Structures
7 6 (3.35%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 6 (3.35%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (2.79%) Data Extraction
8 5 (2.79%) Client/Server
9 4 (2.23%) N-Tier
9 4 (2.23%) Credit Risk
9 4 (2.23%) Mathematics
10 3 (1.68%) Credit Derivative
10 3 (1.68%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.56%) Enterprise Software
11 1 (0.56%) User Experience
11 1 (0.56%) Swaptions
11 1 (0.56%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.56%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 36 (20.11%) Windows
2 2 (1.12%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.56%) Windows Phone
3 1 (0.56%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.56%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (29.61%) Agile Software Development
2 44 (24.58%) Multithreading
3 43 (24.02%) TDD
4 33 (18.44%) OO
5 25 (13.97%) MVC
6 23 (12.85%) Scrum
7 18 (10.06%) OOD
8 16 (8.94%) Electronic Trading
9 13 (7.26%) Dependency Injection
10 10 (5.59%) Code Coverage
11 8 (4.47%) Refactoring
11 8 (4.47%) BDD
11 8 (4.47%) Continuous Integration
12 7 (3.91%) SOA
13 6 (3.35%) E-Commerce
13 6 (3.35%) UML
13 6 (3.35%) Test Automation
13 6 (3.35%) Software Engineering
13 6 (3.35%) Business Analysis
13 6 (3.35%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 155 (86.59%) C#
2 77 (43.02%) SQL
3 32 (17.88%) Java
4 27 (15.08%) T-SQL
5 19 (10.61%) VB.NET
6 15 (8.38%) JavaScript
7 7 (3.91%) C++
8 6 (3.35%) VBA
8 6 (3.35%) VB
9 5 (2.79%) Python
10 2 (1.12%) VC++
10 2 (1.12%) XAML
10 2 (1.12%) C++/CLI
11 1 (0.56%) VB6
11 1 (0.56%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 13 (7.26%) Degree
2 1 (0.56%) MCPD
2 1 (0.56%) DV Cleared
2 1 (0.56%) Security Cleared
2 1 (0.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (6.15%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.56%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 34 (18.99%) Microsoft
2 33 (18.44%) DevExpress
3 26 (14.53%) TIBCO
4 23 (12.85%) Oracle
4 23 (12.85%) Sybase
5 14 (7.82%) Syncfusion
6 12 (6.70%) IBM
7 10 (5.59%) ION Trading
8 9 (5.03%) Infragistics
9 6 (3.35%) Interwoven
10 3 (1.68%) Reuters
10 3 (1.68%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.12%) Perforce
11 2 (1.12%) 29West
11 2 (1.12%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.56%) Xamarin
12 1 (0.56%) Nintex
12 1 (0.56%) Endeca
12 1 (0.56%) Sitecore
12 1 (0.56%) FatWire
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