The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Forms (WinForms)
England / South East
Rank 220 233 243
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +10
Contract jobs citing WinForms 22 26 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.29% 0.30% 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.12% 1.19% 1.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 24 13
Median daily rate £350 £335 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.47% -0.74%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £281 £271
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £418 £440
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £318 £313
% change year-on-year
+10.23% +1.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £34.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.26%

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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1964 2177 2385
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.86% 24.78% 24.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 1230 1479 1376
Median daily rate £400 £360 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £495 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 47 56
Median hourly rate £43.50 £47.83 £32.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.05% +47.16%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.64 £15.00 £15.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.89 £60.62 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South East 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 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 26 February 2017.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the South East region over the 3 months to 26 February 2017. 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 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
Kent +11 9 £388 +13.97% 2
Berkshire +15 5 £500 +78.25% 4
Buckinghamshire -4 4 £275 -45.00% 1
Middlesex - 2 £350 -
Hampshire +4 1 - - 6
Oxfordshire - 1 £375 - 6
Surrey - 1 - -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 South East region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 30 (96.77%) .NET
3 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
4 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET
5 20 (64.52%) MVC
6 16 (51.61%) SQL
7 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC
8 13 (41.94%) WPF
8 13 (41.94%) LINQ
8 13 (41.94%) ADO.NET
9 12 (38.71%) Team Foundation Server
10 11 (35.48%) Prototyping
10 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
10 11 (35.48%) NUnit
10 11 (35.48%) VB.NET
11 9 (29.03%) MSBuild
11 9 (29.03%) Caliburn.Micro
11 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
11 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
11 9 (29.03%) MVVM
11 9 (29.03%) Moq
11 9 (29.03%) WCF
11 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
11 9 (29.03%) ReSharper
11 9 (29.03%) Oracle
11 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
11 9 (29.03%) Windows
11 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
11 9 (29.03%) Client/Server
12 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the South East 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 (9.68%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) Apache
2 1 (3.23%) SharePoint
Applications
1 9 (29.03%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.68%) Extranet
1 3 (9.68%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 28 (90.32%) SQL Server
2 4 (12.90%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (6.45%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (3.23%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (3.23%) DocumentDB
5 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 12 (38.71%) Team Foundation Server
2 11 (35.48%) NUnit
3 9 (29.03%) Moq
3 9 (29.03%) MSBuild
3 9 (29.03%) ReSharper
4 4 (12.90%) Visual Studio
5 1 (3.23%) LabVIEW
5 1 (3.23%) Rhino Mocks
5 1 (3.23%) SpecFlow
5 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
5 1 (3.23%) Subversion
5 1 (3.23%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 3 (9.68%) Marketing
2 2 (6.45%) Finance
3 1 (3.23%) Back Office
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 31 (100.00%) Developer
2 23 (74.19%) .NET Developer
3 17 (54.84%) C# Developer
4 12 (38.71%) C# .NET Developer
4 12 (38.71%) SQL Developer
5 10 (32.26%) WPF Developer
6 9 (29.03%) Oracle Developer
6 9 (29.03%) WCF Developer
6 9 (29.03%) WinForms Developer
7 7 (22.58%) ASP.NET Developer
8 5 (16.13%) C# WPF Developer
9 4 (12.90%) C# WCF Developer
10 3 (9.68%) BizTalk Developer
10 3 (9.68%) C# Software Developer
10 3 (9.68%) Software Developer
11 2 (6.45%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 2 (6.45%) Senior .NET Developer
11 2 (6.45%) Senior C# .NET Developer
11 2 (6.45%) Senior Developer
11 2 (6.45%) Senior SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (96.77%) .NET
2 24 (77.42%) ASP.NET
3 14 (45.16%) ASP.NET MVC
4 13 (41.94%) ADO.NET
4 13 (41.94%) LINQ
4 13 (41.94%) WPF
5 9 (29.03%) ASP.NET Web API
5 9 (29.03%) Caliburn.Micro
5 9 (29.03%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
5 9 (29.03%) WCF
6 7 (22.58%) CSS
6 7 (22.58%) HTML
7 6 (19.35%) .NET Framework
7 6 (19.35%) XML
8 5 (16.13%) CSS3
8 5 (16.13%) HTML5
9 4 (12.90%) Ajax
9 4 (12.90%) jQuery
10 3 (9.68%) Razor View Engine
10 3 (9.68%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (29.03%) Client/Server
2 4 (12.90%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (6.45%) Mobile App
4 1 (3.23%) Computer Science
4 1 (3.23%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 9 (29.03%) Windows
2 2 (6.45%) Unix
3 1 (3.23%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (64.52%) MVC
2 11 (35.48%) Prototyping
2 11 (35.48%) Unit Testing
3 9 (29.03%) Continuous Integration
3 9 (29.03%) MVVM
4 7 (22.58%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (19.35%) TDD
6 3 (9.68%) Data Analysis
6 3 (9.68%) E-Commerce
6 3 (9.68%) OO
7 2 (6.45%) Multithreading
7 2 (6.45%) OOP
7 2 (6.45%) Web Development
8 1 (3.23%) Android Development
8 1 (3.23%) Mobile Application Development
8 1 (3.23%) OOD
8 1 (3.23%) Scrum
8 1 (3.23%) UML
8 1 (3.23%) Waterfall
8 1 (3.23%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 31 (100.00%) C#
2 16 (51.61%) SQL
3 11 (35.48%) VB.NET
4 9 (29.03%) JavaScript
5 7 (22.58%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.45%) Java
6 2 (6.45%) UniBasic
6 2 (6.45%) VB
7 1 (3.23%) MATLAB
7 1 (3.23%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (9.68%) Security Cleared
2 1 (3.23%) Degree
2 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Certification
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) WMI
Vendors
1 9 (29.03%) Oracle
2 5 (16.13%) Microsoft
3 2 (6.45%) IBM
3 2 (6.45%) Redback
4 1 (3.23%) Apple
4 1 (3.23%) Infragistics
4 1 (3.23%) SAP
4 1 (3.23%) Telerik