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 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 336 312 292
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -20
Contract jobs citing WinForms 75 93 116
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.35% 0.45% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 1.48% 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 77 90
Average daily rate £500 £550 £488
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +12.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £358 £348
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £630 £628
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £38.50 - £147.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £34.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -6.20%
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
6673 6287 6346
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 31.55% 30.18% 29.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 4993 4700 4516
Average daily rate £450 £425 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 27 53
Average hourly rate £50.00 £27.37 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+82.68% -21.80%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.23 £16.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £50.00 £77.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.75 £33.50 £32.50
% change year-on-year
+15.67% +3.07%

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 5 February 2016.

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 5 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 +30 10 £525 -2.32% 3
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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.

1 165 (97.06%) C#
2 141 (82.94%) .NET
3 107 (62.94%) SQL Server
4 88 (51.76%) SQL
5 79 (46.47%) Finance
5 79 (46.47%) WPF
6 64 (37.65%) WCF
7 55 (32.35%) Windows
8 54 (31.76%) Banking
9 49 (28.82%) Front Office
10 46 (27.06%) .NET Framework
11 41 (24.12%) OO
11 41 (24.12%) ASP.NET
12 37 (21.76%) VB.NET
13 36 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
14 34 (20.00%) TDD
15 33 (19.41%) Microsoft
16 32 (18.82%) MS Excel
16 32 (18.82%) Multithreading
17 31 (18.24%) SQL Server 2008
18 30 (17.65%) VBA
18 30 (17.65%) C++
18 30 (17.65%) Oracle
19 29 (17.06%) Risk Management
20 27 (15.88%) Back Office
20 27 (15.88%) Analytical Skills
21 25 (14.71%) VB
21 25 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
21 25 (14.71%) Unit Testing
22 24 (14.12%) Derivative

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, 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 (9.41%) IIS
2 4 (2.35%) SharePoint
3 2 (1.18%) CMS
3 2 (1.18%) NServiceBus
3 2 (1.18%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.59%) Node.js
Applications
1 32 (18.82%) MS Excel
2 3 (1.76%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.59%) Google Analytics
1 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (2.35%) Firewall
2 3 (1.76%) DNS
2 3 (1.76%) TCP/IP
2 3 (1.76%) VPN
3 1 (0.59%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 107 (62.94%) SQL Server
2 31 (18.24%) SQL Server 2008
3 21 (12.35%) Oracle Database
4 18 (10.59%) Oracle Reports
5 14 (8.24%) Oracle Database 11g
5 14 (8.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 12 (7.06%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 9 (5.29%) Crystal Reports
8 8 (4.71%) MS Access
8 8 (4.71%) SQL Server 2005
9 7 (4.12%) Relational Database
10 3 (1.76%) KDB
10 3 (1.76%) RDBMS
10 3 (1.76%) SQL Server 2012
10 3 (1.76%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 2 (1.18%) BusinessObjects
11 2 (1.18%) OLAP
11 2 (1.18%) SQL Server 2014
12 1 (0.59%) Big Data
12 1 (0.59%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 25 (14.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 17 (10.00%) NUnit
3 14 (8.24%) Visual Studio
4 13 (7.65%) Jenkins
5 12 (7.06%) NCover
6 10 (5.88%) FxCop
6 10 (5.88%) Rhino Mocks
7 7 (4.12%) Hudson
8 6 (3.53%) Subversion
9 5 (2.94%) Git (software)
10 2 (1.18%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
10 2 (1.18%) TeamCity
11 1 (0.59%) Cucumber
11 1 (0.59%) IntelliJ
11 1 (0.59%) JIRA
11 1 (0.59%) MSTest
11 1 (0.59%) Oracle Forms
11 1 (0.59%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 79 (46.47%) Finance
2 54 (31.76%) Banking
3 49 (28.82%) Front Office
4 27 (15.88%) Back Office
5 13 (7.65%) Investment Banking
6 8 (4.71%) Retail
7 5 (2.94%) Financial Institution
8 3 (1.76%) Marketing
9 2 (1.18%) Advertising
10 1 (0.59%) Games
10 1 (0.59%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 154 (90.59%) Developer
2 109 (64.12%) C# Developer
3 71 (41.76%) .NET Developer
4 51 (30.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 43 (25.29%) WinForms Developer
6 34 (20.00%) SQL Developer
7 17 (10.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 16 (9.41%) Oracle Developer
9 15 (8.82%) Senior Developer
9 15 (8.82%) VB.NET Developer
9 15 (8.82%) WPF Developer
10 12 (7.06%) C# VB.NET Developer
10 12 (7.06%) C# WPF Developer
10 12 (7.06%) Front Office Developer
11 11 (6.47%) ASP.NET Developer
12 10 (5.88%) C# ASP.NET Developer
13 9 (5.29%) Senior C# Developer
14 7 (4.12%) Analyst
14 7 (4.12%) WCF Developer
15 6 (3.53%) C# WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 141 (82.94%) .NET
2 79 (46.47%) WPF
3 64 (37.65%) WCF
4 46 (27.06%) .NET Framework
5 41 (24.12%) ASP.NET
6 20 (11.76%) XML
7 14 (8.24%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (7.65%) FIX Protocol
9 12 (7.06%) ASP.NET MVC 4
9 12 (7.06%) HTML
9 12 (7.06%) LINQ
9 12 (7.06%) Unity DI Container
10 11 (6.47%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (4.71%) CSS
11 8 (4.71%) Web Services
12 7 (4.12%) ADO.NET
12 7 (4.12%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (4.12%) RESTful
13 6 (3.53%) jQuery
14 5 (2.94%) WF
Miscellaneous
1 27 (15.88%) Analytical Skills
2 24 (14.12%) Derivative
3 22 (12.94%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 17 (10.00%) N-Tier
5 14 (8.24%) Equity Derivative
6 13 (7.65%) Fixed Income
7 12 (7.06%) Equities
8 8 (4.71%) Data Structures
8 8 (4.71%) Mathematics
9 7 (4.12%) Swaptions
10 6 (3.53%) Hedge funds
11 5 (2.94%) Computer Science
11 5 (2.94%) Enterprise Software
12 3 (1.76%) Algorithms
12 3 (1.76%) Digital Media
12 3 (1.76%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.76%) Replication
12 3 (1.76%) User Experience
13 2 (1.18%) Client/Server
13 2 (1.18%) Physics
Operating Systems
1 55 (32.35%) Windows
2 4 (2.35%) Linux
3 3 (1.76%) Unix
4 1 (0.59%) Solaris
4 1 (0.59%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.59%) Windows 8
4 1 (0.59%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 41 (24.12%) OO
2 36 (21.18%) Agile Software Development
3 34 (20.00%) TDD
4 32 (18.82%) Multithreading
5 29 (17.06%) Risk Management
6 25 (14.71%) Unit Testing
7 24 (14.12%) MVC
8 23 (13.53%) MVVM
9 19 (11.18%) Change Management
10 18 (10.59%) Low Latency
11 17 (10.00%) Algorithmic Trading
11 17 (10.00%) Electronic Trading
12 16 (9.41%) Continuous Integration
13 14 (8.24%) Market Making
14 13 (7.65%) Asset Management
14 13 (7.65%) OOD
14 13 (7.65%) Performance Optimisation
15 12 (7.06%) Data Analysis
15 12 (7.06%) SDLC
16 11 (6.47%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 165 (97.06%) C#
2 88 (51.76%) SQL
3 37 (21.76%) VB.NET
4 30 (17.65%) C++
4 30 (17.65%) VBA
5 25 (14.71%) VB
6 15 (8.82%) T-SQL
7 14 (8.24%) JavaScript
8 10 (5.88%) Java
8 10 (5.88%) XAML
9 4 (2.35%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.18%) ANSI SQL
10 2 (1.18%) VBScript
11 1 (0.59%) Perl
11 1 (0.59%) Python
11 1 (0.59%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (4.71%) Degree
2 4 (2.35%) SC Cleared
2 4 (2.35%) Security Cleared
3 1 (0.59%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (12.94%) QA
2 1 (0.59%) Data Quality
Vendors
1 33 (19.41%) Microsoft
2 30 (17.65%) Oracle
3 13 (7.65%) DevExpress
3 13 (7.65%) Sybase
4 5 (2.94%) Syncfusion
5 3 (1.76%) Citrix
5 3 (1.76%) TIBCO
6 2 (1.18%) IBM
7 1 (0.59%) Actimize
7 1 (0.59%) Google
7 1 (0.59%) Informatica
7 1 (0.59%) SAP
7 1 (0.59%) Telerik
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