The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 25 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 139 124 136
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +12
Contract jobs citing WinForms 4 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.14% 0.44% 0.33%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.55% 1.74% 1.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 5
Median daily rate £325 £288 £265
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.04% +8.49%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £285 £275 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £505 £300 £296
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £305 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.55% -4.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £36.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £35.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.89% +2.14%
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 West region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
726 746 798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 24.84% 24.97% 26.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 504 488 558
Median daily rate £350 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 30 16
Median hourly rate £38.75 £37.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.72% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £19.46 £19.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.00 £55.00 £55.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.75 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-7.33% +7.14%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South West 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 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 25 May 2016.

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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the South West region over the 3 months to 25 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
Gloucestershire -9 2 £438 +59.09%
Bristol +1 1 £275 -8.33% 4
Devon - 1 - -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 25 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 West region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (87.50%) .NET
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) WPF
4 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (37.50%) TDD
4 3 (37.50%) NUnit
4 3 (37.50%) SQL
5 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (25.00%) Scrum
5 2 (25.00%) ISO 14001
5 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
5 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
5 2 (25.00%) REST
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (12.50%) User Stories
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) SOLID
6 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
6 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
6 1 (12.50%) MVVM
6 1 (12.50%) BDD
6 1 (12.50%) XAML
6 1 (12.50%) Finance
6 1 (12.50%) Oracle
6 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
6 1 (12.50%) Web Services

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West 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 1 (12.50%) Oracle SOA Suite
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 3 (37.50%) NUnit
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Forms
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 4 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (25.00%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Financials Developer
4 1 (12.50%) SQL Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (87.50%) .NET
2 4 (50.00%) WPF
3 3 (37.50%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (25.00%) NHibernate
4 2 (25.00%) REST
5 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) TDD
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) BDD
4 1 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
4 1 (12.50%) MVVM
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) SDLC
4 1 (12.50%) SOA
4 1 (12.50%) SOLID
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) SQL
3 2 (25.00%) VB.NET
4 1 (12.50%) PL/SQL
4 1 (12.50%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 14001
1 2 (25.00%) ISO 9001
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Oracle