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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 216 184 199
Rank change year-on-year
-32 +15
Contract jobs citing WinForms 42 44 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.43% 0.52% 0.48%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.80% 2.11% 1.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 26 28
Average daily rate
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£331 £355 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.69% +9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £413 £372
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £300 £290
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £36.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+15.27% -4.00%
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 South East region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
2339 2090 2067
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.78% 24.49% 25.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 1418 1164 1123
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £448 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 64 87
Average hourly rate £26.00 £35.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £14.93 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £33.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+6.06% -2.94%

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 24 December 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 24 December 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
Buckinghamshire +2 21 £369 +15.68% 3
Surrey -5 6 £338 -3.57% 2
Hampshire -25 6 £375 +19.04% 3
East Sussex -4 4 £299 - 1
Kent -12 2 £313 -19.35% 3
Oxfordshire -19 1 - - 5
Berkshire - 1 £363 - 2
West Sussex - - - - 1
Isle of Wight - - - - 1
Middlesex - - - -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 78 (90.70%) .NET
2 71 (82.56%) C#
3 52 (60.47%) SQL Server
4 41 (47.67%) SQL
5 34 (39.53%) Windows
6 32 (37.21%) WPF
7 31 (36.05%) ASP.NET
8 26 (30.23%) MVC
9 24 (27.91%) TDD
10 22 (25.58%) Visual Studio
11 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
11 21 (24.42%) .NET Framework
12 20 (23.26%) WCF
12 20 (23.26%) XML
13 19 (22.09%) Web Services
14 18 (20.93%) T-SQL
14 18 (20.93%) HTML
14 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
15 17 (19.77%) VB.NET
16 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
16 16 (18.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
17 14 (16.28%) MVVM
18 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2008
18 13 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
18 13 (15.12%) jQuery
18 13 (15.12%) Scrum
19 11 (12.79%) CSS
20 10 (11.63%) XAML
20 10 (11.63%) BDD
20 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 5 (5.81%) IIS
2 4 (4.65%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
3 3 (3.49%) Node.js
Applications
1 6 (6.98%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.16%) MS Visio
2 1 (1.16%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (1.16%) MS Project
2 1 (1.16%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (4.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (1.16%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.16%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (1.16%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 4 (4.65%) SSL
2 2 (2.33%) Ethernet
2 2 (2.33%) FTP
2 2 (2.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (1.16%) Firewall
3 1 (1.16%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 52 (60.47%) SQL Server
2 13 (15.12%) SQL Server 2008
3 8 (9.30%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (3.49%) SQL Server 2000
5 2 (2.33%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server 2005
5 2 (2.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (2.33%) Relational Database
5 2 (2.33%) DTS
Development Applications
1 22 (25.58%) Visual Studio
2 9 (10.47%) Team Foundation Server
3 7 (8.14%) MSTest
4 5 (5.81%) JIRA
5 4 (4.65%) Subversion
6 3 (3.49%) NUnit
6 3 (3.49%) Git (software)
7 2 (2.33%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 2 (2.33%) Selenium
7 2 (2.33%) WebDriver
8 1 (1.16%) TeamCity
8 1 (1.16%) Rhino Mocks
8 1 (1.16%) Moq
General
1 4 (4.65%) Retail
2 3 (3.49%) Telecoms
3 2 (2.33%) Finance
3 2 (2.33%) Manufacturing
3 2 (2.33%) Electronics
4 1 (1.16%) Retail Banking
4 1 (1.16%) Marketing
4 1 (1.16%) Games
4 1 (1.16%) Banking
Job Titles
1 78 (90.70%) Developer
2 31 (36.05%) .NET Developer
3 22 (25.58%) C# Developer
4 8 (9.30%) C# .NET Developer
4 8 (9.30%) WPF Developer
5 7 (8.14%) WinForms Developer
5 7 (8.14%) Software Developer
6 6 (6.98%) Senior Developer
6 6 (6.98%) VB.NET Developer
7 4 (4.65%) ASP.NET Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Database Developer
7 4 (4.65%) SQL Developer
7 4 (4.65%) Software Engineer
8 3 (3.49%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 3 (3.49%) SQL Database Developer
9 2 (2.33%) .NET Software Engineer
9 2 (2.33%) C# Software Developer
9 2 (2.33%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (2.33%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
9 2 (2.33%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 78 (90.70%) .NET
2 32 (37.21%) WPF
3 31 (36.05%) ASP.NET
4 21 (24.42%) .NET Framework
5 20 (23.26%) XML
5 20 (23.26%) WCF
6 19 (22.09%) Web Services
7 18 (20.93%) HTML
8 16 (18.60%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
9 13 (15.12%) jQuery
10 11 (12.79%) CSS
11 10 (11.63%) ASP.NET MVC
12 8 (9.30%) HTML5
12 8 (9.30%) ASP.NET Web API
13 7 (8.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
13 7 (8.14%) Castle Windsor
13 7 (8.14%) XHTML
14 5 (5.81%) Ajax
14 5 (5.81%) LINQ
14 5 (5.81%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 13 (15.12%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (4.65%) PKI
3 3 (3.49%) SCADA
3 3 (3.49%) Client/Server
4 2 (2.33%) GIS
4 2 (2.33%) Open Source
4 2 (2.33%) Mobile App
5 1 (1.16%) Inversion of Control
5 1 (1.16%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.16%) Tandem
5 1 (1.16%) EPoS
5 1 (1.16%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 34 (39.53%) Windows
2 2 (2.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (1.16%) Android
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (1.16%) Windows 7
3 1 (1.16%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (1.16%) Linux
3 1 (1.16%) Windows XP
3 1 (1.16%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (30.23%) MVC
2 24 (27.91%) TDD
3 21 (24.42%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (16.28%) MVVM
5 13 (15.12%) Scrum
6 10 (11.63%) BDD
7 9 (10.47%) Unit Testing
8 8 (9.30%) Software Engineering
8 8 (9.30%) UML
8 8 (9.30%) OO
9 7 (8.14%) Continuous Integration
10 5 (5.81%) CRM
11 4 (4.65%) OOD
11 4 (4.65%) Performance Tuning
12 3 (3.49%) Business Intelligence
12 3 (3.49%) OOP
12 3 (3.49%) Multithreading
12 3 (3.49%) Integration Testing
12 3 (3.49%) User Stories
13 2 (2.33%) Database Tuning
Programming Languages
1 71 (82.56%) C#
2 41 (47.67%) SQL
3 18 (20.93%) T-SQL
4 17 (19.77%) VB.NET
5 16 (18.60%) JavaScript
6 10 (11.63%) XAML
7 5 (5.81%) C++
8 4 (4.65%) PL/SQL
8 4 (4.65%) ActionScript
9 3 (3.49%) ActionScript 2.0
10 2 (2.33%) C
10 2 (2.33%) XPath
10 2 (2.33%) VBScript
11 1 (1.16%) Embedded C++
11 1 (1.16%) ActionScript 3.0
Qualifications
1 6 (6.98%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (4.65%) SC Cleared
2 4 (4.65%) Security Cleared
3 1 (1.16%) ISTQB
3 1 (1.16%) Degree
3 1 (1.16%) ISEB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (4.65%) QA
System Software
1 2 (2.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 18 (20.93%) Microsoft
2 5 (5.81%) Oracle
3 2 (2.33%) VMware
4 1 (1.16%) SAP
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