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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 305 279 214
Rank change year-on-year
-26 -65
Contract jobs citing WinForms 89 120 166
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.42% 0.55% 0.85%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.42% 1.88% 2.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 75 91 144
Average daily rate
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£550 £500 £550
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.00% -9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £352 £365 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £645 £650 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £309 £290
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £147.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+17.24% -3.33%
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
6254 6393 6128
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 29.79% 29.24% 31.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 4693 4591 4461
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 £313 £300 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 53 59
Average hourly rate £37.50 £35.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +75.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £18.00 £17.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £77.50 £47.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.07% -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 26 January 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 26 January 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 -7 19 £550 +15.78% 13
Ealing - - - -
Wimbledon - - - -
Brentford - - - - 1
Enfield - - - - 1
Hornchurch - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 January 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.

1 162 (87.57%) C#
2 127 (68.65%) .NET
3 93 (50.27%) WPF
4 77 (41.62%) Finance
5 76 (41.08%) SQL Server
6 75 (40.54%) SQL
7 68 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
8 56 (30.27%) WCF
9 54 (29.19%) TDD
9 54 (29.19%) Front Office
10 48 (25.95%) Banking
10 48 (25.95%) Multithreading
11 43 (23.24%) Windows
12 40 (21.62%) Java
13 37 (20.00%) .NET Framework
14 36 (19.46%) HTML
14 36 (19.46%) XML
15 35 (18.92%) Scrum
16 33 (17.84%) Sybase
16 33 (17.84%) DevExpress
17 32 (17.30%) ASP.NET
18 31 (16.76%) Oracle
18 31 (16.76%) Investment Banking
19 30 (16.22%) NUnit
20 28 (15.14%) OO
21 25 (13.51%) MVC
21 25 (13.51%) TIBCO
21 25 (13.51%) Fixed Income
21 25 (13.51%) Microsoft
22 24 (12.97%) JavaScript

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 11 (5.95%) TIBCO EMS
1 11 (5.95%) Confluence
2 4 (2.16%) WorkSite
3 2 (1.08%) MQSeries
4 1 (0.54%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.54%) CMS
4 1 (0.54%) WebSphere
4 1 (0.54%) Oracle Coherence
4 1 (0.54%) WebLogic
4 1 (0.54%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (3.24%) MS Office
1 6 (3.24%) MS Excel
2 5 (2.70%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.54%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.54%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 10 (5.41%) ION MarketView
2 2 (1.08%) Summit
2 2 (1.08%) Dynamics CRM
3 1 (0.54%) Markit EDM
Communications & Networking
1 2 (1.08%) Internet
1 2 (1.08%) AMQP
2 1 (0.54%) TCP/IP
2 1 (0.54%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 76 (41.08%) SQL Server
2 19 (10.27%) Relational Database
3 14 (7.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 13 (7.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 12 (6.49%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 6 (3.24%) Oracle Database
7 5 (2.70%) SQL Server 2005
8 4 (2.16%) DB2
8 4 (2.16%) RDBMS
9 2 (1.08%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.08%) Hadoop
9 2 (1.08%) NoSQL
9 2 (1.08%) Oracle Database 11g
10 1 (0.54%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.54%) KDB
10 1 (0.54%) Spotfire
10 1 (0.54%) MySQL
10 1 (0.54%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 30 (16.22%) NUnit
2 22 (11.89%) JIRA
3 20 (10.81%) Visual Studio
4 15 (8.11%) TeamCity
5 14 (7.57%) Subversion
6 11 (5.95%) MSI
7 10 (5.41%) JUnit
7 10 (5.41%) TestNG
7 10 (5.41%) Mockito
8 5 (2.70%) Selenium
8 5 (2.70%) Maven
8 5 (2.70%) Ant
9 4 (2.16%) CruiseControl
9 4 (2.16%) Git (software)
10 3 (1.62%) PowerBuilder
11 2 (1.08%) Atlassian Bamboo
11 2 (1.08%) Oracle Forms
12 1 (0.54%) InstallShield
12 1 (0.54%) JMeter
12 1 (0.54%) ReSharper
General
1 77 (41.62%) Finance
2 54 (29.19%) Front Office
3 48 (25.95%) Banking
4 31 (16.76%) Investment Banking
5 5 (2.70%) Back Office
6 2 (1.08%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.08%) Games
6 2 (1.08%) Retail
7 1 (0.54%) Pharmaceutical
7 1 (0.54%) Advertising
7 1 (0.54%) Legal
Job Titles
1 177 (95.68%) Developer
2 109 (58.92%) C# Developer
3 56 (30.27%) .NET Developer
4 28 (15.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 27 (14.59%) Senior Developer
6 23 (12.43%) Java Developer
7 19 (10.27%) WPF Developer
8 16 (8.65%) WinForms Developer
9 13 (7.03%) Senior .NET Developer
10 10 (5.41%) Front Office Developer
11 9 (4.86%) VB.NET Developer
11 9 (4.86%) Agile C# Developer
12 6 (3.24%) Senior C# Developer
12 6 (3.24%) Software Developer
13 5 (2.70%) Analyst
13 5 (2.70%) GUI Developer
13 5 (2.70%) C# ASP.NET Developer
14 4 (2.16%) Lead Developer
15 3 (1.62%) Technical Consultant
15 3 (1.62%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 127 (68.65%) .NET
2 93 (50.27%) WPF
3 56 (30.27%) WCF
4 37 (20.00%) .NET Framework
5 36 (19.46%) HTML
5 36 (19.46%) XML
6 32 (17.30%) ASP.NET
7 17 (9.19%) XSLT
7 17 (9.19%) Web Services
8 15 (8.11%) CSS
9 14 (7.57%) .NET Remoting
9 14 (7.57%) Spring
10 11 (5.95%) ASP.NET MVC
11 10 (5.41%) HTML5
11 10 (5.41%) Guice
11 10 (5.41%) ADO.NET
12 6 (3.24%) Servlets
12 6 (3.24%) RESTful
13 5 (2.70%) LINQ
13 5 (2.70%) JDBC
Miscellaneous
1 25 (13.51%) Fixed Income
2 20 (10.81%) Equities
3 19 (10.27%) Derivative
4 13 (7.03%) Hedge funds
5 6 (3.24%) Analytical Skills
6 5 (2.70%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 5 (2.70%) Data Extraction
7 4 (2.16%) Credit Risk
7 4 (2.16%) Inversion of Control
7 4 (2.16%) Credit Derivative
7 4 (2.16%) N-Tier
7 4 (2.16%) Equity Derivative
7 4 (2.16%) Mathematics
8 3 (1.62%) Data Structures
9 2 (1.08%) Grid Computing
9 2 (1.08%) Swaptions
10 1 (0.54%) FMCG
10 1 (0.54%) Visualisation
10 1 (0.54%) Replication
10 1 (0.54%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 43 (23.24%) Windows
2 3 (1.62%) Linux
3 1 (0.54%) Windows XP
3 1 (0.54%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (0.54%) Apple iOS
3 1 (0.54%) Windows 8
3 1 (0.54%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 68 (36.76%) Agile Software Development
2 54 (29.19%) TDD
3 48 (25.95%) Multithreading
4 35 (18.92%) Scrum
5 28 (15.14%) OO
6 25 (13.51%) MVC
7 15 (8.11%) OOD
8 13 (7.03%) Electronic Trading
8 13 (7.03%) Dependency Injection
9 11 (5.95%) Code Coverage
10 10 (5.41%) Business Analysis
10 10 (5.41%) Kanban
10 10 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (4.86%) BDD
11 9 (4.86%) Refactoring
12 8 (4.32%) Unit Testing
13 7 (3.78%) E-Commerce
14 6 (3.24%) Test Automation
15 5 (2.70%) System Testing
15 5 (2.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 162 (87.57%) C#
2 75 (40.54%) SQL
3 40 (21.62%) Java
4 24 (12.97%) JavaScript
5 22 (11.89%) T-SQL
6 20 (10.81%) VB.NET
7 7 (3.78%) VBA
8 5 (2.70%) C++
8 5 (2.70%) VB
9 4 (2.16%) Python
10 3 (1.62%) XAML
11 2 (1.08%) PL/SQL
12 1 (0.54%) VB6
12 1 (0.54%) PowerShell
12 1 (0.54%) Bash Shell
12 1 (0.54%) C
Qualifications
1 8 (4.32%) Degree
2 3 (1.62%) DV Cleared
2 3 (1.62%) Security Cleared
3 2 (1.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (1.08%) MCPD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (6.49%) QA
System Software
1 1 (0.54%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.54%) Control-M
Vendors
1 33 (17.84%) Sybase
1 33 (17.84%) DevExpress
2 31 (16.76%) Oracle
3 25 (13.51%) TIBCO
3 25 (13.51%) Microsoft
4 15 (8.11%) Syncfusion
5 12 (6.49%) IBM
6 10 (5.41%) Infragistics
6 10 (5.41%) ION Trading
7 4 (2.16%) Bloomberg
7 4 (2.16%) Interwoven
8 3 (1.62%) Atlassian
8 3 (1.62%) Reuters
9 2 (1.08%) Calypso
10 1 (0.54%) Murex
10 1 (0.54%) Dundas
10 1 (0.54%) OpenLink
10 1 (0.54%) Xamarin
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £550.00 - £600.00 per annum
Posted: 10 hours ago
City, London
TEKsystems
Rate: £600 - £650 per day
Posted: 12 hours ago
London
Hays Finance Technology
Rate: £600.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
South West London
Coal IT Services
Rate: From £400 to £500 per annum
Posted: 3 days ago
London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £550.00 - £650.00 per annum
Posted: 7 days ago
City of London
Venturi
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 20 days ago