The first table below looks at the demand for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 23 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the South East region.

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
23 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 219 213 193
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -20
Contract jobs citing WinForms 25 26 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.28% 0.31% 0.53%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 1.23% 2.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 13 22
Average daily rate
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£245 £400 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-38.75% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £285 £278
10% offered a daily rate of more than £387 £470 £390
UK excluding London average daily rate £308 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.90% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £25.00 £49.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-49.49% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2179 2108 2152
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.10% 25.00% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 1218 1135 1112
Average daily rate £350 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £250 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £428
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 69 84
Average hourly rate £35.00 £37.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.85 £20.05 £15.04
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.50 £50.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
WinForms
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WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in the South East

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the South East region over the 3 months to 23 July 2014. 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
Surrey -1 9 £300 -25.52% 1
Hampshire -16 5 £245 - 11
East Sussex - 5 £200 - 1
Berkshire +5 3 £350 -26.31% 9
Buckinghamshire - 3 £300 - 2
West Sussex 0 1 - - 2
Kent - - - - 5
Oxfordshire - - - -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 50 (83.33%) C#
2 42 (70.00%) .NET
3 34 (56.67%) SQL Server
4 31 (51.67%) SQL
4 31 (51.67%) ASP.NET
5 27 (45.00%) Windows
6 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
7 23 (38.33%) JavaScript
8 19 (31.67%) HTML
9 17 (28.33%) WCF
9 17 (28.33%) XML
10 15 (25.00%) VB.NET
11 14 (23.33%) CSS
12 13 (21.67%) TDD
13 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
13 12 (20.00%) Finance
13 12 (20.00%) jQuery
14 10 (16.67%) MVC
14 10 (16.67%) Scrum
14 10 (16.67%) Visual Studio
14 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
15 9 (15.00%) Web Services
15 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
15 9 (15.00%) WPF
16 8 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
16 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
16 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
17 7 (11.67%) LINQ
17 7 (11.67%) SOAP

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 23 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 9 (15.00%) SharePoint
2 8 (13.33%) BizTalk Server
3 1 (1.67%) CMS
3 1 (1.67%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (1.67%) Node.js
3 1 (1.67%) Documentum
Applications
1 5 (8.33%) MS Office
2 2 (3.33%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.67%) MS Visio
3 1 (1.67%) AutoCAD
3 1 (1.67%) Simulink
3 1 (1.67%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (1.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (6.67%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.67%) Sage 50
2 1 (1.67%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.67%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (56.67%) SQL Server
2 9 (15.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
4 4 (6.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 3 (5.00%) SQL Server 2005
5 3 (5.00%) DTS
6 1 (1.67%) PostgreSQL
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
6 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (16.67%) Visual Studio
2 6 (10.00%) NUnit
2 6 (10.00%) Subversion
3 5 (8.33%) Selenium
3 5 (8.33%) Visual Studio Team System
3 5 (8.33%) Hudson
3 5 (8.33%) SpecFlow
3 5 (8.33%) Jenkins
4 2 (3.33%) WatiN
5 1 (1.67%) Git (software)
General
1 12 (20.00%) Finance
2 3 (5.00%) Financial Institution
3 2 (3.33%) Electronics
3 2 (3.33%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.33%) Games
4 1 (1.67%) Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (1.67%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 52 (86.67%) Developer
2 31 (51.67%) .NET Developer
3 18 (30.00%) C# Developer
4 15 (25.00%) VB.NET Developer
5 13 (21.67%) C# .NET Developer
6 8 (13.33%) Software Developer
7 7 (11.67%) Classic ASP Developer
8 6 (10.00%) ASP Developer
9 5 (8.33%) Programmer
9 5 (8.33%) WinForms Developer
10 4 (6.67%) Software Programmer
10 4 (6.67%) C# Programmer
10 4 (6.67%) .NET Programmer
10 4 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
10 4 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
11 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
11 3 (5.00%) Analyst
11 3 (5.00%) Applications Support
12 2 (3.33%) Applications Support Analyst
12 2 (3.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 42 (70.00%) .NET
2 31 (51.67%) ASP.NET
3 19 (31.67%) HTML
4 17 (28.33%) XML
4 17 (28.33%) WCF
5 14 (23.33%) CSS
6 12 (20.00%) jQuery
7 10 (16.67%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 9 (15.00%) WPF
8 9 (15.00%) Web Services
9 8 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC
10 7 (11.67%) LINQ
10 7 (11.67%) Classic ASP
10 7 (11.67%) SOAP
11 4 (6.67%) Flash
11 4 (6.67%) Ajax
11 4 (6.67%) .NET Framework
12 3 (5.00%) OpenGL
12 3 (5.00%) HTML5
12 3 (5.00%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.67%) Client/Server
2 3 (5.00%) Mathematics
2 3 (5.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (1.67%) Mobile App
3 1 (1.67%) Physics
3 1 (1.67%) N-Tier
3 1 (1.67%) DTV
3 1 (1.67%) GIS
Operating Systems
1 27 (45.00%) Windows
2 5 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.67%) Linux
3 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.67%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (21.67%) TDD
2 12 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
3 10 (16.67%) Scrum
3 10 (16.67%) MVC
4 6 (10.00%) CRM
4 6 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
5 5 (8.33%) Web Application Development
6 3 (5.00%) Unit Testing
6 3 (5.00%) ITIL
6 3 (5.00%) Workflow
6 3 (5.00%) OOD
7 2 (3.33%) OO
7 2 (3.33%) E-Commerce
7 2 (3.33%) Incident Management
7 2 (3.33%) Web Development
7 2 (3.33%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.33%) BDD
7 2 (3.33%) Change Control
8 1 (1.67%) Demand Management
8 1 (1.67%) Game Development
Programming Languages
1 50 (83.33%) C#
2 31 (51.67%) SQL
3 23 (38.33%) JavaScript
4 15 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 8 (13.33%) T-SQL
6 4 (6.67%) C++
7 3 (5.00%) ActionScript
7 3 (5.00%) VB
7 3 (5.00%) VB6
8 2 (3.33%) ActionScript 2.0
9 1 (1.67%) ActionScript 3.0
9 1 (1.67%) MATLAB
9 1 (1.67%) XAML
9 1 (1.67%) Java
9 1 (1.67%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (6.67%) Degree
2 2 (3.33%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (5.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 25 (41.67%) Microsoft
2 3 (5.00%) Oracle
3 1 (1.67%) SAP
3 1 (1.67%) Autodesk
3 1 (1.67%) SolidWorks