The first table below looks at the demand for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Stoke-on-Trent region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Stoke-on-Trent 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 5 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WinForms 10 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 23.26% - 1.67%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 41.67% - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 0
Average daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.13 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-10.54% -13.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
24 14 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Stoke-on-Trent 55.81% 58.33% 51.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 12 14
Average daily rate £325 £330 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.51% +1.53%
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WinForms
Staffordshire

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (90.91%) .NET
1 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 6 (27.27%) Project Management
3 6 (27.27%) C#
3 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
3 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
3 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
5 4 (18.18%) OOD
5 4 (18.18%) Back Office
5 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
5 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
5 4 (18.18%) Windows
5 4 (18.18%) OOP
6 3 (13.64%) Finance
6 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
6 3 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (13.64%) OO
6 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
6 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
7 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (9.09%) XML
7 2 (9.09%) XSD
7 2 (9.09%) VB
7 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
7 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET
7 2 (9.09%) HTML
7 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
7 2 (9.09%) T-SQL

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Stoke-on-Trent 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 (4.55%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (90.91%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Analysis Services
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 4 (18.18%) Visual Studio
2 3 (13.64%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (18.18%) Back Office
2 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Team Leader
1 13 (59.09%) Development Team Leader
2 7 (31.82%) Developer
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Team Leader
3 4 (18.18%) .NET Developer
4 3 (13.64%) Software Development Team Leader
4 3 (13.64%) Software Team Leader
5 2 (9.09%) Software Developer
6 1 (4.55%) WinForms Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# Developer
6 1 (4.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Developer
6 1 (4.55%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (90.91%) .NET
2 3 (13.64%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
3 2 (9.09%) XML
3 2 (9.09%) XSD
3 2 (9.09%) ADO.NET
3 2 (9.09%) HTML
3 2 (9.09%) HTML5
3 2 (9.09%) WCF
4 1 (4.55%) WPF
4 1 (4.55%) WF
4 1 (4.55%) Ajax
4 1 (4.55%) MDX
4 1 (4.55%) REST
4 1 (4.55%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.09%) Mobile App
1 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
2 1 (4.55%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 4 (18.18%) Windows
2 2 (9.09%) Windows 8
2 2 (9.09%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Project Management
1 6 (27.27%) Software Engineering
1 6 (27.27%) Incident Management
1 6 (27.27%) Continuous Integration
2 5 (22.73%) E-Commerce
3 4 (18.18%) OOD
3 4 (18.18%) OOP
4 3 (13.64%) OO
5 1 (4.55%) Migration
5 1 (4.55%) SOA
5 1 (4.55%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 10 (45.45%) SQL
2 6 (27.27%) C#
3 4 (18.18%) VB.NET
4 2 (9.09%) VB
4 2 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 2 (9.09%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.55%) VB6
5 1 (4.55%) LotusScript
5 1 (4.55%) VBScript
5 1 (4.55%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (13.64%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.55%) DevExpress
2 1 (4.55%) Lotus
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