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 5 August 2015 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
5 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 134 132 97
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -35
Contract jobs citing WinForms 13 10 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.39% 0.32% 0.69%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.52% 1.20% 2.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 13
Average daily rate
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£275 £243 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.40% -11.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £201 £253
10% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £288 £700
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £35.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £47.50 £35.00 £39.00
% change year-on-year
+35.71% -10.25%
WinForms
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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
854 836 568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 25.67% 26.98% 26.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 601 576 380
Average daily rate £365 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.95% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £240 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 17 14
Average hourly rate £42.75 £35.00 £42.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.14% -17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £20.00 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £42.50 £54.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 £34.00 £34.00
% change year-on-year
+16.17% -

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
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 5 August 2015. 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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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
Gloucestershire - 8 £275 -
Somerset +6 3 - - 1
Devon -2 1 - - 1
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 20 (80.00%) C#
2 19 (76.00%) .NET
3 15 (60.00%) Windows
4 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
5 8 (32.00%) SQL
5 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
6 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 6 (24.00%) CSS
7 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
7 6 (24.00%) WCF
8 5 (20.00%) Web Services
8 5 (20.00%) XML
9 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
9 4 (16.00%) C++
9 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
9 4 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
9 4 (16.00%) WPF
9 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
10 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
10 3 (12.00%) MVC
10 3 (12.00%) Electronics
10 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
10 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
10 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
10 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
10 3 (12.00%) SignalR
10 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
11 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
11 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
11 2 (8.00%) VB6

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 5 August 2015, 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 4 (16.00%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.00%) SSL
1 1 (4.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (48.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (12.00%) MongoDB
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (4.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) RDBMS
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (4.00%) JIRA
2 1 (4.00%) AccuRev
2 1 (4.00%) MSTest
General
1 3 (12.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 22 (88.00%) Developer
2 10 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 8 (32.00%) .NET Developer
4 4 (16.00%) WinForms Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C++/C# Developer
5 3 (12.00%) C++ Developer
5 3 (12.00%) Software Engineer
5 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
6 2 (8.00%) Programmer
6 2 (8.00%) Applications Developer
6 2 (8.00%) Agile C# Developer
6 2 (8.00%) BizTalk Developer
7 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Consultant
7 1 (4.00%) C# .NET Developer
7 1 (4.00%) WPF Developer
7 1 (4.00%) Full Stack Developer
7 1 (4.00%) VB.NET Programmer
7 1 (4.00%) ScrumMaster
7 1 (4.00%) Applications Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (76.00%) .NET
2 8 (32.00%) ASP.NET
3 7 (28.00%) HTML
4 6 (24.00%) CSS
4 6 (24.00%) WCF
5 5 (20.00%) Web Services
5 5 (20.00%) XML
6 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
6 4 (16.00%) WPF
7 3 (12.00%) AngularJS
7 3 (12.00%) SignalR
7 3 (12.00%) ASP.NET Web API
8 2 (8.00%) Silverlight
8 2 (8.00%) jQuery
8 2 (8.00%) JSON
8 2 (8.00%) NHibernate
8 2 (8.00%) SOAP
9 1 (4.00%) ADO.NET
9 1 (4.00%) XSD
9 1 (4.00%) XSL
Miscellaneous
1 2 (8.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (60.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (12.00%) MVC
1 3 (12.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (8.00%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (8.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (8.00%) Scrum
2 2 (8.00%) Mentoring
3 1 (4.00%) Web Design
3 1 (4.00%) Workflow
3 1 (4.00%) Migration
3 1 (4.00%) ITIL
3 1 (4.00%) UML
3 1 (4.00%) OOP
3 1 (4.00%) OO
3 1 (4.00%) Project Management
3 1 (4.00%) MVVM
3 1 (4.00%) TDD
3 1 (4.00%) Project Planning
3 1 (4.00%) Web Development
3 1 (4.00%) Problem Management
3 1 (4.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 20 (80.00%) C#
2 8 (32.00%) SQL
3 4 (16.00%) T-SQL
3 4 (16.00%) C++
3 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
4 3 (12.00%) VB.NET
5 2 (8.00%) XAML
5 2 (8.00%) VB6
5 2 (8.00%) VB
6 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
6 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.00%) HIPAA
Vendors
1 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.00%) DevExpress
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