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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 251 233 232
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -1
Contract jobs citing WinForms 19 17 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.21% 0.18% 0.22%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.79% 0.77% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 9 17
Median daily rate £325 £375 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +19.04%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £292 £300 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £403 £377
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 0
Median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
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
2390 2201 2100
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 26.22% 23.92% 23.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 1556 1382 1197
Median daily rate £400 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 27 46
Median hourly rate £38.00 £37.50 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -10.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £14.70 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £45.00 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 31 May 2016.

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 31 May 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
Hampshire +4 6 £375 -11.76% 9
Buckinghamshire +17 4 £325 -7.14% 3
Berkshire -4 4 £550 +41.93% 3
West Sussex - 3 £310 - 1
Oxfordshire +6 1 £475 +18.75% 3
Kent - 1 £200 - 7
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 South East region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 41 (91.11%) C#
2 37 (82.22%) .NET
3 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
4 21 (46.67%) MVC
5 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
6 18 (40.00%) .NET Framework
7 17 (37.78%) SQL
7 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
8 14 (31.11%) Visual Studio
8 14 (31.11%) Entity Framework
9 13 (28.89%) jQuery
9 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
9 13 (28.89%) WPF
10 12 (26.67%) T-SQL
11 11 (24.44%) Web Services
12 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (22.22%) WCF
12 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
12 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
13 9 (20.00%) N-Tier
14 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
15 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
15 7 (15.56%) Windows
15 7 (15.56%) HTML
16 6 (13.33%) ADO.NET
16 6 (13.33%) Subversion
17 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
17 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
17 5 (11.11%) MVVM

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 (6.67%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint
2 1 (2.22%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 7 (15.56%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (2.22%) Network Security
1 1 (2.22%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 30 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (8.89%) SQL Server 2012
4 3 (6.67%) Crystal Reports
4 3 (6.67%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server 2014
4 3 (6.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) GIS
5 1 (2.22%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 14 (31.11%) Visual Studio
2 7 (15.56%) Team Foundation Server
3 6 (13.33%) Subversion
4 3 (6.67%) VSS/SourceSafe
5 2 (4.44%) Git (software)
5 2 (4.44%) JIRA
5 2 (4.44%) TeamCity
6 1 (2.22%) GoogleTest
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
1 4 (8.89%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 41 (91.11%) Developer
2 27 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 27 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 18 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
4 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET Developer
5 13 (28.89%) C# ASP.NET Developer
6 12 (26.67%) SQL Developer
6 12 (26.67%) SQL Server Developer
7 8 (17.78%) WPF Developer
8 7 (15.56%) Applications Developer
9 6 (13.33%) C# Application Developer
9 6 (13.33%) WinForms Developer
10 5 (11.11%) C# WPF Developer
11 4 (8.89%) .NET Software Engineer
11 4 (8.89%) C# Software Engineer
11 4 (8.89%) Senior .NET Developer
11 4 (8.89%) Senior Developer
11 4 (8.89%) Software Engineer
12 2 (4.44%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 37 (82.22%) .NET
2 18 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 17 (37.78%) ASP.NET
4 14 (31.11%) Entity Framework
5 13 (28.89%) ASP.NET MVC
5 13 (28.89%) jQuery
5 13 (28.89%) WPF
6 11 (24.44%) Web Services
7 10 (22.22%) AngularJS
7 10 (22.22%) ASP.NET Web API
7 10 (22.22%) WCF
8 7 (15.56%) HTML
9 6 (13.33%) ADO.NET
10 4 (8.89%) Ajax
11 3 (6.67%) CSS
11 3 (6.67%) DHTML
11 3 (6.67%) HTML5
11 3 (6.67%) Kendo UI
11 3 (6.67%) LINQ
11 3 (6.67%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.00%) N-Tier
2 8 (17.78%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Driving Licence
3 4 (8.89%) Visualisation
4 3 (6.67%) Mobile App
5 2 (4.44%) Algorithms
6 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.22%) iPad
6 1 (2.22%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (15.56%) Windows
2 2 (4.44%) Linux
3 1 (2.22%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (46.67%) MVC
2 10 (22.22%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (11.11%) MVVM
3 5 (11.11%) TDD
4 4 (8.89%) ITIL
4 4 (8.89%) Scrum
4 4 (8.89%) Software Engineering
4 4 (8.89%) Web Development
5 3 (6.67%) CRM
5 3 (6.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 3 (6.67%) OO
5 3 (6.67%) SOLID
6 2 (4.44%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (4.44%) Multithreading
6 2 (4.44%) Project Management
6 2 (4.44%) Software Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Waterfall
7 1 (2.22%) Time Management
7 1 (2.22%) UX Design
7 1 (2.22%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 41 (91.11%) C#
2 19 (42.22%) JavaScript
3 17 (37.78%) SQL
4 12 (26.67%) T-SQL
5 3 (6.67%) Objective-C
5 3 (6.67%) VB
5 3 (6.67%) VBScript
6 2 (4.44%) C
6 2 (4.44%) C++
7 1 (2.22%) Delphi
7 1 (2.22%) Java
7 1 (2.22%) MATLAB
7 1 (2.22%) PHP
7 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
7 1 (2.22%) XAML
Qualifications
1 4 (8.89%) Security Cleared
2 3 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (2.22%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (11.11%) Infragistics
2 4 (8.89%) Microsoft
3 3 (6.67%) Telerik
4 1 (2.22%) Red Hat