The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 3 March 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
3 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 92 81 71
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -10
Contract jobs citing WinForms 5 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.32% 0.41% 0.11%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.34% 1.26% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Average daily rate
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£325 £313 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £38.25 £36.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+4.79% -2.66%
WinForms
North West

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 Manchester region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
373 397 304
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 24.14% 32.46% 32.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 263 242 181
Average daily rate £325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £231
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £375
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 2
Average hourly rate £37.50 £33.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.63% +65.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -5.71%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the Manchester region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the Manchester region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the Manchester region.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Manchester region over the 3 months to 3 March 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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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
Bolton - - - -
Stockport - - - - 3
WinForms
North West

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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 7 (87.50%) C#
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
3 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 4 (50.00%) Oracle
5 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
5 3 (37.50%) Web Services
5 3 (37.50%) Windows
5 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
5 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
5 3 (37.50%) WCF
6 2 (25.00%) User Experience
6 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 2 (25.00%) MSTest
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) LINQ
6 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
6 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
6 2 (25.00%) OO
6 2 (25.00%) Retail
6 2 (25.00%) Back Office
6 2 (25.00%) MVC
6 2 (25.00%) CSS
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
6 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
6 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 2 (25.00%) JavaScript

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 3 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Internet
1 1 (12.50%) AMQP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (62.50%) SQL Server
2 3 (37.50%) Oracle Database
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle Database 10g
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2005
3 2 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Hadoop
4 1 (12.50%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) Visual Studio
1 3 (37.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) MSTest
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
3 1 (12.50%) JIRA
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian Bamboo
General
1 2 (25.00%) Back Office
1 2 (25.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (62.50%) .NET Developer
3 4 (50.00%) C# Developer
4 3 (37.50%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (12.50%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 6 (75.00%) WPF
3 5 (62.50%) ASP.NET
4 3 (37.50%) Web Services
4 3 (37.50%) .NET Framework
4 3 (37.50%) WCF
5 2 (25.00%) LINQ
5 2 (25.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 2 (25.00%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) JMS
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) User Experience
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 3 (37.50%) Windows
2 1 (12.50%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) OO
1 2 (25.00%) MVC
1 2 (25.00%) Business Analysis
1 2 (25.00%) Unit Testing
2 1 (12.50%) Scrum
2 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (12.50%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) C#
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (12.50%) VB.NET
3 1 (12.50%) Java
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCPD
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (12.50%) Atlassian
3 1 (12.50%) Twitter
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Computer Futures
Rate: competitive
Posted: 3 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 8 days ago
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Rate: competitive
Posted: 13 days ago