The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 5 December 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
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 135 153 142
Rank change year-on-year
+18 -11
Contract jobs citing WinForms 20 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.62% 0.22% 0.092%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.07% 0.93% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 7 2
Median daily rate £300 £320 £377
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -15.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £299 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £393 £370 £435
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £338
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 0
Median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.02%
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 North West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
967 971 821
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 30.02% 23.44% 25.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 684 587 533
Median daily rate £375 £363 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +7.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £265 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £490 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 35 12
Median hourly rate £42.50 £30.85 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.78% -11.87%
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 the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in the North West

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 2016.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the North West region over the 3 months to 5 December 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
Lancashire - 10 £300 - 4
Manchester +4 7 £300 -4.76% 5
Cheshire +16 3 £400 +19.40% 5
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 5 December 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 North West region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 37 (94.87%) C#
3 30 (76.92%) ASP.NET
4 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
5 24 (61.54%) .NET Framework
6 22 (56.41%) SQL
7 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
8 20 (51.28%) Entity Framework
9 19 (48.72%) T-SQL
10 18 (46.15%) VB
11 17 (43.59%) XML
12 14 (35.90%) Windows
12 14 (35.90%) VB.NET
12 14 (35.90%) MVC
12 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
13 13 (33.33%) WPF
13 13 (33.33%) VB6
13 13 (33.33%) HTML
13 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
14 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
15 10 (25.64%) WCF
15 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
15 10 (25.64%) SOAP
15 10 (25.64%) Web Services
16 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
17 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
17 8 (20.51%) Oracle
17 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
18 7 (17.95%) NUnit
18 7 (17.95%) AngularJS

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 26 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 12 (30.77%) SQL Server 2008
3 5 (12.82%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 3 (7.69%) Oracle Database
4 3 (7.69%) Relational Database
5 2 (5.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (5.13%) MySQL
6 1 (2.56%) Couchbase
6 1 (2.56%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (2.56%) NoSQL
6 1 (2.56%) RDBMS
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (2.56%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 14 (35.90%) Team Foundation Server
2 10 (25.64%) Visual Studio
3 7 (17.95%) Moq
3 7 (17.95%) NUnit
4 5 (12.82%) ClearCase
4 5 (12.82%) Rational Robot
5 4 (10.26%) Git (software)
6 3 (7.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
7 2 (5.13%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (5.13%) WiX
8 1 (2.56%) JIRA
8 1 (2.56%) ReSharper
8 1 (2.56%) Subversion
General
1 8 (20.51%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.13%) Billing
2 2 (5.13%) Finance
3 1 (2.56%) Aerospace
3 1 (2.56%) Banking
3 1 (2.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 39 (100.00%) Developer
2 30 (76.92%) .NET Developer
3 26 (66.67%) C# Developer
4 19 (48.72%) C# .NET Developer
5 8 (20.51%) Software Developer
6 6 (15.38%) .NET Software Developer
6 6 (15.38%) ASP.NET Developer
7 5 (12.82%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (7.69%) C# Software Developer
8 3 (7.69%) C# WPF Developer
8 3 (7.69%) HTML Developer
8 3 (7.69%) SQL Developer
8 3 (7.69%) WPF Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Billing Developer
9 2 (5.13%) C# WCF Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Digital Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Full Stack Developer
9 2 (5.13%) Portal Developer
9 2 (5.13%) SQL Server Developer
9 2 (5.13%) WCF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 39 (100.00%) .NET
2 30 (76.92%) ASP.NET
3 24 (61.54%) .NET Framework
4 20 (51.28%) Entity Framework
5 17 (43.59%) XML
6 13 (33.33%) HTML
6 13 (33.33%) WPF
7 10 (25.64%) SOAP
7 10 (25.64%) WCF
7 10 (25.64%) Web Services
8 9 (23.08%) ASP.NET MVC
9 7 (17.95%) AngularJS
9 7 (17.95%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 5 (12.82%) CSS
10 5 (12.82%) HTML5
10 5 (12.82%) XSD
10 5 (12.82%) XSLT
11 4 (10.26%) jQuery
12 3 (7.69%) LINQ
13 2 (5.13%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 3 (7.69%) Algorithms
2 3 (7.69%) Computer Science
2 3 (7.69%) Mathematics
2 3 (7.69%) Physics
3 2 (5.13%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 14 (35.90%) Windows
2 4 (10.26%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (7.69%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (53.85%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (35.90%) MVC
3 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
4 6 (15.38%) TDD
5 5 (12.82%) Software Engineering
6 4 (10.26%) ERP
6 4 (10.26%) OOP
7 3 (7.69%) ETL
7 3 (7.69%) SOLID
7 3 (7.69%) UML
7 3 (7.69%) User Stories
8 2 (5.13%) BDD
8 2 (5.13%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.13%) ITIL
8 2 (5.13%) Scrum
9 1 (2.56%) OO
9 1 (2.56%) OOD
9 1 (2.56%) Programme Management
9 1 (2.56%) Project Planning
Programming Languages
1 37 (94.87%) C#
2 22 (56.41%) SQL
3 19 (48.72%) T-SQL
4 18 (46.15%) VB
5 14 (35.90%) VB.NET
6 13 (33.33%) JavaScript
6 13 (33.33%) VB6
7 4 (10.26%) C++
8 1 (2.56%) PL/SQL
8 1 (2.56%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) SC Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) QA
Vendors
1 8 (20.51%) Oracle
2 6 (15.38%) Microsoft
3 4 (10.26%) Telerik
4 3 (7.69%) SAP
5 1 (2.56%) DevExpress
5 1 (2.56%) Perforce
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