The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 10 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 63 58 64
Rank change year-on-year
-5 +6
Contract jobs citing WinForms 3 11 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.42% 1.36% 0.13%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.49% 6.21% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate £500 £438 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £34.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -6.20%
WinForms
Buckinghamshire

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 Milton Keynes region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
201 177 168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 28.31% 21.91% 22.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 108 109 93
Average daily rate £355 £340 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.41% -15.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £514 £460 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £15.97
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WinForms
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
3 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (25.00%) MVVM
4 1 (25.00%) BDD
4 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
4 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
4 1 (25.00%) TDD
4 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (25.00%) WCF
4 1 (25.00%) XAML

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Milton Keynes 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) .NET Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) C# Software Engineer
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) .NET Team Leader
2 2 (50.00%) Lead Software Engineer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Team Leader
2 2 (50.00%) Team Leader
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# WPF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Developer
3 1 (25.00%) WPF Developer
3 1 (25.00%) XAML Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) WPF
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (25.00%) Entity Framework
2 1 (25.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (50.00%) Visualisation
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (50.00%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 1 (25.00%) BDD
3 1 (25.00%) MVVM
3 1 (25.00%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) T-SQL
3 1 (25.00%) XAML