The first table below looks at the demand for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 22 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 West 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 129 93 108
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +15
Contract jobs citing WinForms 9 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.79% 0.83%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.13% 3.28% 3.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 14 9
Average daily rate
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£260 £270 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.70% -40.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £254 £287
10% offered a daily rate of more than £296 £700 £556
UK excluding London average daily rate £305 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.15% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 4
Average hourly rate £35.50 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £38.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -5.00%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
799 518 631
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 27.29% 24.00% 20.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 551 361 344
Average daily rate £325 £325 £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £210 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +1.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 9 27
Average hourly rate £35.00 £54.50 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-35.77% +118.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.00 £21.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £54.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
WinForms
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WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in the South West

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the South West region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in the South West

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 22 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
Wiltshire -9 4 £243 -65.35%
Somerset - 3 £290 -
Bristol -23 2 - - 6
Devon - - - -
Dorset - - - - 1
Gloucestershire - - - - 1
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 19 (82.61%) C#
2 18 (78.26%) .NET
3 13 (56.52%) VB.NET
3 13 (56.52%) WPF
4 12 (52.17%) Windows
5 10 (43.48%) SQL
6 7 (30.43%) Scrum
7 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
7 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
8 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
8 5 (21.74%) C++
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
9 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
9 4 (17.39%) CSS
9 4 (17.39%) HTML
9 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
9 4 (17.39%) jQuery
9 4 (17.39%) WCF
10 3 (13.04%) Telerik
11 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
11 2 (8.70%) MFC
11 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
11 2 (8.70%) JIRA
11 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
11 2 (8.70%) Umbraco
11 2 (8.70%) HTML5
11 2 (8.70%) CSS3
11 2 (8.70%) Apache Cordova
12 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
12 1 (4.35%) DICOM

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (8.70%) Umbraco
2 1 (4.35%) CMS
Business Applications
1 1 (4.35%) SAP Oil and Gas
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (26.09%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (21.74%) Visual Studio
2 2 (8.70%) JIRA
General
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
2 1 (4.35%) Marketing
2 1 (4.35%) Electronics
2 1 (4.35%) Telecoms
2 1 (4.35%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 21 (91.30%) Developer
2 8 (34.78%) .NET Developer
3 7 (30.43%) WinForms Developer
4 5 (21.74%) C# Developer
5 4 (17.39%) C++ Developer
6 3 (13.04%) VB.NET Developer
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Developer
7 2 (8.70%) SQL Server Developer
7 2 (8.70%) Programmer
7 2 (8.70%) Front-End Developer
7 2 (8.70%) C++/C# Developer
8 1 (4.35%) C# .NET Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Software Developer
8 1 (4.35%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 18 (78.26%) .NET
2 13 (56.52%) WPF
3 4 (17.39%) ASP.NET
3 4 (17.39%) CSS
3 4 (17.39%) HTML
3 4 (17.39%) jQuery
3 4 (17.39%) WCF
4 2 (8.70%) MFC
4 2 (8.70%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.70%) HTML5
4 2 (8.70%) CSS3
4 2 (8.70%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (4.35%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
5 1 (4.35%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.35%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 12 (52.17%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (30.43%) Scrum
2 6 (26.09%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (8.70%) Unit Testing
4 1 (4.35%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (4.35%) Content Management
4 1 (4.35%) Software Engineering
4 1 (4.35%) OOP
4 1 (4.35%) OO
4 1 (4.35%) Data Modelling
4 1 (4.35%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.35%) MVC
4 1 (4.35%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (82.61%) C#
2 13 (56.52%) VB.NET
3 10 (43.48%) SQL
4 5 (21.74%) C++
5 4 (17.39%) JavaScript
6 2 (8.70%) T-SQL
7 1 (4.35%) VB6
7 1 (4.35%) VB
7 1 (4.35%) C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.35%) DICOM
Vendors
1 3 (13.04%) Telerik
2 1 (4.35%) DevExpress
2 1 (4.35%) SAP
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