The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 28 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 389 334 349
Rank change year-on-year
-55 +15
Contract jobs citing WinForms 54 101 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.24% 0.43% 0.38%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.68% 1.34% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 78 79
Median daily rate £550 £538 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.32% +19.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £329 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £666 £625 £580
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.25
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
7936 7513 7422
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 34.75% 32.05% 30.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 5889 5591 5370
Median daily rate £450 £438 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £313 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 50 38
Median hourly rate £46.50 £22.12 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+110.26% -44.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.55 £19.17 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £80.50 £44.40 £137.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing WinForms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 28 September 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the London region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +19 11 £550 +1.14% 5
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £383 -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 125 (91.91%) C#
2 90 (66.18%) .NET
3 67 (49.26%) WPF
4 61 (44.85%) SQL
5 59 (43.38%) Finance
6 51 (37.50%) SQL Server
7 48 (35.29%) Multithreading
8 42 (30.88%) Windows
9 38 (27.94%) OO
10 36 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
11 35 (25.74%) Banking
12 34 (25.00%) Front Office
12 34 (25.00%) .NET Framework
13 33 (24.26%) Electronic Trading
14 29 (21.32%) Low Latency
15 28 (20.59%) Risk Management
16 27 (19.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
17 26 (19.12%) C++
18 25 (18.38%) TDD
18 25 (18.38%) FIX Protocol
18 25 (18.38%) Algorithmic Trading
18 25 (18.38%) Market Making
18 25 (18.38%) Performance Optimisation
19 24 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
19 24 (17.65%) JavaScript
20 23 (16.91%) HTML
20 23 (16.91%) ASP.NET
20 23 (16.91%) Microsoft
20 23 (16.91%) WCF
21 22 (16.18%) MVC

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 3 (2.21%) Oracle Workflow
2 2 (1.47%) BizTalk Server
2 2 (1.47%) Confluence
2 2 (1.47%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.74%) IIS
3 1 (0.74%) OpenEdge
Applications
1 15 (11.03%) MS Excel
2 11 (8.09%) MS Office
3 2 (1.47%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.21%) ION MarketView
Cloud Services
1 12 (8.82%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (5.88%) Office 365
3 2 (1.47%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.74%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 8 (5.88%) Internet
2 3 (2.21%) HTTP
3 2 (1.47%) DNS
4 1 (0.74%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 51 (37.50%) SQL Server
2 17 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (7.35%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 7 (5.15%) Oracle Database
4 7 (5.15%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (4.41%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 4 (2.94%) SQL Server 2012
7 3 (2.21%) Data Warehouse
7 3 (2.21%) Relational Database
8 2 (1.47%) Crystal Reports
8 2 (1.47%) DB2
8 2 (1.47%) MongoDB
8 2 (1.47%) MS Access
8 2 (1.47%) NoSQL
8 2 (1.47%) Power BI
8 2 (1.47%) SQL Server 2005
9 1 (0.74%) Big Data
9 1 (0.74%) MySQL
9 1 (0.74%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 15 (11.03%) Team Foundation Server
2 13 (9.56%) TeamCity
3 10 (7.35%) Visual Studio
4 8 (5.88%) Git (software)
5 7 (5.15%) MSBuild
6 6 (4.41%) Moq
6 6 (4.41%) Subversion
6 6 (4.41%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
7 5 (3.68%) NUnit
7 5 (3.68%) SpecFlow
8 4 (2.94%) JIRA
8 4 (2.94%) Rhino Mocks
9 3 (2.21%) Grunt
9 3 (2.21%) Jenkins
9 3 (2.21%) JUnit
9 3 (2.21%) Mockito
9 3 (2.21%) NuGet
9 3 (2.21%) Oracle Forms
9 3 (2.21%) ReSharper
9 3 (2.21%) TestNG
General
1 59 (43.38%) Finance
2 35 (25.74%) Banking
3 34 (25.00%) Front Office
4 13 (9.56%) Back Office
4 13 (9.56%) Investment Banking
5 8 (5.88%) Publishing
6 2 (1.47%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.74%) Games
7 1 (0.74%) Retail
Job Titles
1 115 (84.56%) Developer
2 96 (70.59%) C# Developer
3 41 (30.15%) .NET Developer
4 33 (24.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 28 (20.59%) WinForms Developer
6 18 (13.24%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
7 16 (11.76%) Senior Developer
8 15 (11.03%) C# Developer - Algorithmic Trading
9 14 (10.29%) Senior C# Developer
9 14 (10.29%) SQL Developer
10 13 (9.56%) C# WPF Developer
10 13 (9.56%) WPF Developer
11 10 (7.35%) Architect
12 7 (5.15%) C# Software Engineer
12 7 (5.15%) C++ Developer
12 7 (5.15%) C++/C# Developer
12 7 (5.15%) Software Engineer
13 6 (4.41%) Senior WPF Developer
14 4 (2.94%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
14 4 (2.94%) Electronic Trading Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 90 (66.18%) .NET
2 67 (49.26%) WPF
3 34 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 25 (18.38%) FIX Protocol
5 23 (16.91%) ASP.NET
5 23 (16.91%) HTML
5 23 (16.91%) WCF
6 20 (14.71%) HTML5
7 17 (12.50%) CSS
8 14 (10.29%) Web Services
9 12 (8.82%) jQuery
10 10 (7.35%) AngularJS
10 10 (7.35%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 8 (5.88%) ASP.NET MVC
11 8 (5.88%) Entity Framework
12 7 (5.15%) ASP.NET Web API
12 7 (5.15%) KnockoutJS
12 7 (5.15%) RESTful
12 7 (5.15%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 6 (4.41%) Ajax
Miscellaneous
1 27 (19.85%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
2 24 (17.65%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (8.09%) Fixed Income
4 10 (7.35%) Mathematics
5 8 (5.88%) Data Structures
5 8 (5.88%) Derivative
6 5 (3.68%) Swaptions
7 3 (2.21%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.21%) Equities
7 3 (2.21%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (2.21%) Replication
7 3 (2.21%) Video on Demand
8 2 (1.47%) Hedge funds
8 2 (1.47%) Inversion of Control
8 2 (1.47%) N-Tier
8 2 (1.47%) Visualisation
9 1 (0.74%) Client/Server
9 1 (0.74%) Contract for Difference
9 1 (0.74%) Credit Derivative
9 1 (0.74%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 42 (30.88%) Windows
2 8 (5.88%) Android
2 8 (5.88%) Windows 10
2 8 (5.88%) Windows 8
3 2 (1.47%) Windows 7
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (0.74%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 48 (35.29%) Multithreading
2 38 (27.94%) OO
3 36 (26.47%) Agile Software Development
4 33 (24.26%) Electronic Trading
5 29 (21.32%) Low Latency
6 28 (20.59%) Risk Management
7 25 (18.38%) Algorithmic Trading
7 25 (18.38%) Market Making
7 25 (18.38%) Performance Optimisation
7 25 (18.38%) TDD
8 22 (16.18%) MVC
9 21 (15.44%) MVVM
10 17 (12.50%) Software Engineering
10 17 (12.50%) Unit Testing
11 16 (11.76%) Continuous Integration
12 11 (8.09%) BDD
12 11 (8.09%) SDLC
13 10 (7.35%) Scrum
14 8 (5.88%) Migration
14 8 (5.88%) Regression Testing
Programming Languages
1 125 (91.91%) C#
2 61 (44.85%) SQL
3 26 (19.12%) C++
4 24 (17.65%) JavaScript
5 21 (15.44%) VB.NET
6 17 (12.50%) VBA
7 13 (9.56%) T-SQL
7 13 (9.56%) XAML
8 10 (7.35%) TypeScript
8 10 (7.35%) VB
9 8 (5.88%) ECMAScript
10 6 (4.41%) PL/SQL
11 5 (3.68%) Java
12 3 (2.21%) VB6
13 2 (1.47%) ES6
13 2 (1.47%) Python
14 1 (0.74%) Delphi
14 1 (0.74%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (6.62%) SC Cleared
1 9 (6.62%) Security Cleared
2 8 (5.88%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.68%) QA
2 2 (1.47%) MiFID
Vendors
1 23 (16.91%) Microsoft
2 21 (15.44%) Oracle
3 13 (9.56%) Syncfusion
4 9 (6.62%) DevExpress
5 8 (5.88%) Apple
6 6 (4.41%) TIBCO
7 4 (2.94%) Sybase
8 3 (2.21%) ION Trading
9 2 (1.47%) Infragistics
10 1 (0.74%) Misys
10 1 (0.74%) Sophis
10 1 (0.74%) Telerik
10 1 (0.74%) Teradata
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