The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 518 463 398
Rank change year-on-year
-55 -65
Contract jobs citing WinForms 139 203 250
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.26% 0.35% 0.44%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 1.26% 1.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 146 184
Median daily rate £356 £400 £343
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.93% +16.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £294 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-11.76% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 0 2
Median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.25
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 - £35.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 - £39.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 - £37.25

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
16462 16144 15521
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.76% 28.22% 27.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 11405 11120 10101
Median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 302 174
Median hourly rate £41.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.47% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.44 £17.20 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £45.00 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs 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 UK

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms within the UK.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinForms within the UK.

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WinForms
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 2016.

WinForms Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

WinForms
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the UK over the 3 months to 27 September 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
England -31 133 £363 -9.37% 100
London -50 55 £550 +2.32% 22
North West +48 33 £300 -6.25% 13
Yorkshire +17 16 £300 -9.77% 18
Lancashire - 14 £250 -
Manchester - 13 £300 - 8
City of London +8 11 £550 +1.14% 4
South East -8 10 £375 +7.14% 21
South Yorkshire +3 9 £315 -3.07%
West Midlands -44 9 £475 +48.43% 8
Shropshire - 6 - - 1
Preston - 6 - -
Telford - 6 - - 1
Cheshire +12 5 £338 +5.46% 4
West Yorkshire +6 5 £256 -26.06% 9
Oxfordshire -19 5 £375 -17.80% 5
South West +7 4 £288 -8.73% 7
Sheffield 0 4 £288 -11.53%
Chorley - 4 £250 -
East Midlands -11 3 £525 +77.21% 5
Kent - 3 - - 2
Hampshire +16 2 £500 +66.66% 5
Leeds +8 2 £325 -0.38% 5
Scotland +5 2 - - 2
Solihull +1 2 - - 1
Dorset - 2 £200 - 3
Edinburgh - 2 - - 2
North Yorkshire - 2 £260 - 8
Kingston Upon Thames - 2 £383 -
Farnborough - 2 £500 - 2

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 with a requirement for WinForms.

1 246 (90.11%) C#
2 216 (79.12%) .NET
3 133 (48.72%) SQL
4 124 (45.42%) SQL Server
5 105 (38.46%) WPF
6 96 (35.16%) .NET Framework
7 82 (30.04%) ASP.NET
8 81 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
9 79 (28.94%) Windows
10 71 (26.01%) JavaScript
11 69 (25.27%) Finance
12 65 (23.81%) HTML
13 63 (23.08%) OO
13 63 (23.08%) MVC
14 60 (21.98%) T-SQL
15 56 (20.51%) VB.NET
16 55 (20.15%) Multithreading
17 54 (19.78%) Microsoft
18 51 (18.68%) WCF
19 47 (17.22%) TDD
19 47 (17.22%) CSS
20 46 (16.85%) Team Foundation Server
21 45 (16.48%) VB
22 41 (15.02%) XML
22 41 (15.02%) Entity Framework
23 40 (14.65%) C++
23 40 (14.65%) Visual Studio
24 38 (13.92%) HTML5
25 36 (13.19%) Banking
26 35 (12.82%) Web Services

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills 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 7 (2.56%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (2.20%) SharePoint
3 4 (1.47%) IIS
4 3 (1.10%) Oracle Workflow
4 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2010
4 3 (1.10%) SharePoint 2013
5 2 (0.73%) Confluence
6 1 (0.37%) CMS
6 1 (0.37%) K2 blackpearl
6 1 (0.37%) OpenEdge
6 1 (0.37%) Oracle SOA Suite
6 1 (0.37%) Umbraco
6 1 (0.37%) WordPress
Applications
1 25 (9.16%) MS Excel
2 11 (4.03%) MS Office
3 3 (1.10%) Photoshop
4 2 (0.73%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (1.10%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics AX
2 2 (0.73%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 16 (5.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (2.93%) Office 365
3 2 (0.73%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.30%) Internet
2 3 (1.10%) DNS
2 3 (1.10%) HTTP
3 2 (0.73%) FTP
4 1 (0.37%) Intranet
4 1 (0.37%) Network Security
4 1 (0.37%) SSL
4 1 (0.37%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 124 (45.42%) SQL Server
2 34 (12.45%) SQL Server 2008
3 26 (9.52%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 16 (5.86%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 14 (5.13%) Crystal Reports
6 13 (4.76%) Oracle Database
7 8 (2.93%) Relational Database
8 7 (2.56%) Oracle Database 11g
8 7 (2.56%) SQL Server 2005
8 7 (2.56%) SQL Server 2012
9 5 (1.83%) MySQL
10 4 (1.47%) Data Warehouse
10 4 (1.47%) MongoDB
10 4 (1.47%) NoSQL
10 4 (1.47%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 3 (1.10%) Microsoft Analysis Services
11 3 (1.10%) SQL Server 2014
12 2 (0.73%) DB2
12 2 (0.73%) MS Access
12 2 (0.73%) RDBMS
Development Applications
1 46 (16.85%) Team Foundation Server
2 40 (14.65%) Visual Studio
3 18 (6.59%) NUnit
4 15 (5.49%) Git (software)
5 14 (5.13%) Moq
6 13 (4.76%) TeamCity
7 12 (4.40%) Subversion
8 7 (2.56%) JIRA
9 6 (2.20%) MSBuild
9 6 (2.20%) Oracle Forms
9 6 (2.20%) ReSharper
9 6 (2.20%) SpecFlow
9 6 (2.20%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 6 (2.20%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 5 (1.83%) ClearCase
10 5 (1.83%) Rational Robot
11 4 (1.47%) Bower
11 4 (1.47%) Grunt
11 4 (1.47%) NuGet
11 4 (1.47%) Rhino Mocks
General
1 69 (25.27%) Finance
2 36 (13.19%) Banking
3 35 (12.82%) Front Office
4 13 (4.76%) Back Office
4 13 (4.76%) Investment Banking
5 10 (3.66%) Manufacturing
6 8 (2.93%) Publishing
7 2 (0.73%) Billing
7 2 (0.73%) Dutch Language
7 2 (0.73%) Financial Institution
7 2 (0.73%) Games
7 2 (0.73%) Marketing
8 1 (0.37%) Advertising
8 1 (0.37%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.37%) French Language
8 1 (0.37%) Local Government
8 1 (0.37%) Retail
Job Titles
1 244 (89.38%) Developer
2 159 (58.24%) C# Developer
3 132 (48.35%) .NET Developer
4 79 (28.94%) C# .NET Developer
5 49 (17.95%) WinForms Developer
6 33 (12.09%) SQL Developer
7 22 (8.06%) Senior Developer
7 22 (8.06%) WPF Developer
8 21 (7.69%) C# WPF Developer
9 19 (6.96%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
9 19 (6.96%) Software Developer
10 17 (6.23%) ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (5.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 16 (5.86%) C# Developer - Algorithmic Trading
11 16 (5.86%) Senior C# Developer
12 14 (5.13%) VB.NET Developer
13 12 (4.40%) Software Engineer
14 11 (4.03%) Architect
14 11 (4.03%) C++ Developer
15 10 (3.66%) C# Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 216 (79.12%) .NET
2 105 (38.46%) WPF
3 96 (35.16%) .NET Framework
4 82 (30.04%) ASP.NET
5 65 (23.81%) HTML
6 51 (18.68%) WCF
7 47 (17.22%) CSS
8 41 (15.02%) Entity Framework
8 41 (15.02%) XML
9 38 (13.92%) HTML5
10 35 (12.82%) Web Services
11 31 (11.36%) jQuery
12 26 (9.52%) FIX Protocol
13 25 (9.16%) ASP.NET Web Forms
14 24 (8.79%) AngularJS
14 24 (8.79%) ASP.NET MVC
15 19 (6.96%) ADO.NET
15 19 (6.96%) LINQ
16 15 (5.49%) Ajax
17 14 (5.13%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 35 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
2 28 (10.26%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 13 (4.76%) Mathematics
4 11 (4.03%) Fixed Income
5 9 (3.30%) Data Structures
6 8 (2.93%) Computer Science
6 8 (2.93%) Derivative
7 6 (2.20%) Algorithms
8 5 (1.83%) N-Tier
8 5 (1.83%) Swaptions
9 4 (1.47%) iPad
9 4 (1.47%) Replication
10 3 (1.10%) Equities
10 3 (1.10%) Equity Derivative
10 3 (1.10%) Inversion of Control
10 3 (1.10%) Physics
10 3 (1.10%) User Experience
10 3 (1.10%) Video on Demand
11 2 (0.73%) NHS
11 2 (0.73%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 79 (28.94%) Windows
2 8 (2.93%) Android
2 8 (2.93%) Windows 10
2 8 (2.93%) Windows 8
3 6 (2.20%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (1.10%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (0.73%) Linux
5 2 (0.73%) Windows 7
6 1 (0.37%) CentOS
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server
6 1 (0.37%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 81 (29.67%) Agile Software Development
2 63 (23.08%) MVC
2 63 (23.08%) OO
3 55 (20.15%) Multithreading
4 47 (17.22%) TDD
5 35 (12.82%) Electronic Trading
6 32 (11.72%) Software Engineering
7 31 (11.36%) MVVM
8 30 (10.99%) Low Latency
8 30 (10.99%) Unit Testing
9 29 (10.62%) Risk Management
10 26 (9.52%) Algorithmic Trading
10 26 (9.52%) Market Making
10 26 (9.52%) Performance Optimisation
11 24 (8.79%) Continuous Integration
12 22 (8.06%) Scrum
13 18 (6.59%) SDLC
14 17 (6.23%) BDD
15 14 (5.13%) SOA
16 13 (4.76%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 246 (90.11%) C#
2 133 (48.72%) SQL
3 71 (26.01%) JavaScript
4 60 (21.98%) T-SQL
5 56 (20.51%) VB.NET
6 45 (16.48%) VB
7 40 (14.65%) C++
8 20 (7.33%) VB6
9 18 (6.59%) XAML
10 17 (6.23%) VBA
11 11 (4.03%) PL/SQL
11 11 (4.03%) TypeScript
12 8 (2.93%) ECMAScript
13 6 (2.20%) Java
14 4 (1.47%) VBScript
15 2 (0.73%) ES6
15 2 (0.73%) Python
16 1 (0.37%) C++/CLI
16 1 (0.37%) Delphi
16 1 (0.37%) VC++
Qualifications
1 16 (5.86%) Degree
1 16 (5.86%) Security Cleared
2 15 (5.49%) SC Cleared
3 2 (0.73%) ITIL Certification
4 1 (0.37%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (0.37%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.83%) QA
2 2 (0.73%) MiFID
3 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
Vendors
1 54 (19.78%) Microsoft
2 34 (12.45%) Oracle
3 15 (5.49%) DevExpress
4 14 (5.13%) Syncfusion
5 8 (2.93%) Apple
5 8 (2.93%) Telerik
6 7 (2.56%) Xamarin
7 6 (2.20%) Infragistics
7 6 (2.20%) TIBCO
8 4 (1.47%) Sybase
9 3 (1.10%) ION Trading
9 3 (1.10%) SAP
10 2 (0.73%) Perforce
11 1 (0.37%) Adobe
11 1 (0.37%) Misys
11 1 (0.37%) Red Hat
11 1 (0.37%) Salesforce.com
11 1 (0.37%) Sophis
11 1 (0.37%) Spiceworks
11 1 (0.37%) Teradata
Manchester, Lancashire
Senitor Associates
Rate: £340 - £370 per day
Posted: 4 hours ago
Central London / West End
Durlston Partners
Rate: From £500 to £550 per day
Posted: 23 hours ago
London
Durlston Partners
Rate: Up to £550 per day
Posted: 6 days ago