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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 133 97 118
Rank change year-on-year
-36 +21
Contract jobs citing WinForms 10 11 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.31% 0.50% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.19% 1.87% 2.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 9 4
Average daily rate
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£243 £275 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.81% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £201 £270 £279
10% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £700 £402
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Average hourly rate £37.25 - £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.68%
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
837 588 669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.94% 26.57% 21.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 543 392 368
Average daily rate £350 £338 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £415
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 35
Average hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £33.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-18.60% +30.30%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.80 £15.00 £25.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £55.00 £50.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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 -15 4 £243 -65.35%
Bristol -22 2 - - 8
Devon - 2 - - 1
Somerset - 2 - - 2
Dorset - - - - 6
Gloucestershire - - - - 2
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (76.47%) C#
2 9 (52.94%) .NET
3 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 7 (41.18%) WPF
4 6 (35.29%) Windows
5 5 (29.41%) C++
5 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
6 4 (23.53%) WCF
6 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
6 4 (23.53%) HTML
6 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
6 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
7 3 (17.65%) XML
7 3 (17.65%) Finance
7 3 (17.65%) Apache Cordova
8 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
8 2 (11.76%) CSS3
8 2 (11.76%) Scrum
8 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
8 2 (11.76%) Degree
8 2 (11.76%) JIRA
8 2 (11.76%) QA
8 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
8 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
8 2 (11.76%) jQuery
8 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
8 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
8 2 (11.76%) Time Management

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 1 (5.88%) CMS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Office
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (5.88%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 2 (11.76%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (23.53%) SQL Server
2 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (29.41%) Visual Studio
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
General
1 3 (17.65%) Finance
2 1 (5.88%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Electronics
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Developer
2 6 (35.29%) .NET Developer
3 5 (29.41%) WinForms Developer
4 4 (23.53%) C++ Developer
5 3 (17.65%) C# Developer
6 2 (11.76%) Tester
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Developer
6 2 (11.76%) SQL Server Developer
6 2 (11.76%) C++/C# Developer
7 1 (5.88%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (5.88%) WPF Developer
7 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
7 1 (5.88%) Software Developer
7 1 (5.88%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (52.94%) .NET
2 7 (41.18%) WPF
3 4 (23.53%) HTML
3 4 (23.53%) WCF
4 3 (17.65%) XML
4 3 (17.65%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (11.76%) CSS3
5 2 (11.76%) jQuery
5 2 (11.76%) HTML5
5 2 (11.76%) XHTML
5 2 (11.76%) .NET Framework
5 2 (11.76%) MFC
5 2 (11.76%) ASP.NET
5 2 (11.76%) CSS
6 1 (5.88%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.88%) DTV
Operating Systems
1 6 (35.29%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (11.76%) Scrum
1 2 (11.76%) Regression Testing
1 2 (11.76%) Software Testing
1 2 (11.76%) User Acceptance Testing
1 2 (11.76%) Unit Testing
1 2 (11.76%) Test Scripting
1 2 (11.76%) Time Management
2 1 (5.88%) MVVM
2 1 (5.88%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) MVC
2 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
2 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (5.88%) Content Management
2 1 (5.88%) OOP
2 1 (5.88%) OO
2 1 (5.88%) Data Modelling
2 1 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 13 (76.47%) C#
2 7 (41.18%) SQL
3 5 (29.41%) C++
4 4 (23.53%) JavaScript
4 4 (23.53%) VB.NET
5 2 (11.76%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.88%) VB
6 1 (5.88%) VB6
6 1 (5.88%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB
1 2 (11.76%) Degree
1 2 (11.76%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) QA
2 1 (5.88%) DICOM
Vendors
1 1 (5.88%) SAP
1 1 (5.88%) Telerik
1 1 (5.88%) DevExpress
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