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 3 December 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 511 459 429
Rank change year-on-year
-52 -30
Contract jobs citing WinForms 109 201 215
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.36% 0.37%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.71% 1.26% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 77 146 152
Median daily rate £350 £330 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -12.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £589 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 1
Median hourly rate £42.50 £41.13 £40.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.34% +1.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £43.75 £40.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +8.02%

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
15327 15921 15523
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 30.99% 28.76% 26.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 10582 11090 10566
Median daily rate £425 £400 £397
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +0.82%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £380 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 263 168
Median hourly rate £40.00 £37.45 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +7.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.41 £20.00 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.92 £50.00
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 3 December 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
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 3 December 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 -81 102 £355 +7.57% 129
London -31 55 £438 -13.36% 33
North West +19 20 £300 -5.51% 17
City of London -4 11 £450 -10.89% 4
Lancashire - 10 £300 - 4
South East -1 9 £306 -1.20% 31
Manchester +4 7 £300 -4.76% 6
Scotland +12 5 £345 +7.81% 2
East of England +9 5 - - 6
Edinburgh - 5 £345 - 1
Yorkshire +9 4 £340 +1.49% 12
West Midlands -34 4 £290 -9.37% 13
Preston - 4 £230 - 1
Cambridge +11 3 - - 1
Cheshire +11 3 £400 +25.00% 5
South West +7 3 £238 -25.78% 10
Cambridgeshire 0 3 - - 1
Berkshire - 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
South Yorkshire - 3 £350 -
Warrington - 3 £400 - 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 3 £365 -
Hampshire +16 2 £288 -8.00% 13
Oxford -5 2 - - 4
Oxfordshire -8 2 - - 6
Birmingham -12 2 £333 -7.63% 1
Dorset - 2 £200 - 5
Mayfair - 2 £550 -
Luton - 2 - - 1
Bedfordshire - 2 - - 1

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 December 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.

1 216 (90.38%) C#
2 193 (80.75%) .NET
3 118 (49.37%) SQL Server
4 116 (48.54%) SQL
5 90 (37.66%) ASP.NET
6 86 (35.98%) Windows
6 86 (35.98%) .NET Framework
7 78 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
8 74 (30.96%) WPF
9 73 (30.54%) JavaScript
10 62 (25.94%) HTML
10 62 (25.94%) Finance
11 58 (24.27%) MVC
12 56 (23.43%) VB.NET
13 55 (23.01%) T-SQL
14 54 (22.59%) CSS
15 52 (21.76%) Microsoft
16 47 (19.67%) WCF
17 45 (18.83%) VB
18 42 (17.57%) XML
19 41 (17.15%) OO
20 40 (16.74%) Entity Framework
21 39 (16.32%) Team Foundation Server
21 39 (16.32%) TDD
21 39 (16.32%) Banking
22 37 (15.48%) Oracle
22 37 (15.48%) SQL Server 2008
23 33 (13.81%) AngularJS
24 32 (13.39%) Visual Studio
25 31 (12.97%) C++

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 5 (2.09%) SharePoint
2 4 (1.67%) BizTalk Server
2 4 (1.67%) IIS
3 3 (1.26%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 2 (0.84%) Confluence
4 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2010
4 2 (0.84%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (0.42%) CMS
5 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.42%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.42%) MS Exchange
5 1 (0.42%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (0.42%) Umbraco
Applications
1 19 (7.95%) MS Excel
2 8 (3.35%) MS Office
3 1 (0.42%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (0.42%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 6 (2.51%) RMDS
Cloud Services
1 14 (5.86%) Microsoft Azure
2 8 (3.35%) Office 365
3 2 (0.84%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.84%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 9 (3.77%) Internet
2 3 (1.26%) DNS
3 2 (0.84%) FTP
3 2 (0.84%) HTTP
4 1 (0.42%) SMTP
4 1 (0.42%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 118 (49.37%) SQL Server
2 37 (15.48%) SQL Server 2008
3 22 (9.21%) Oracle Database
4 21 (8.79%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 15 (6.28%) Crystal Reports
6 11 (4.60%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 8 (3.35%) Oracle Database 12c
7 8 (3.35%) Relational Database
7 8 (3.35%) SQL Server 2012
8 7 (2.93%) Oracle Reports
9 6 (2.51%) Oracle Database 11g
10 5 (2.09%) Apache Cassandra
10 5 (2.09%) HBase
10 5 (2.09%) SQL Server 2005
11 4 (1.67%) MongoDB
11 4 (1.67%) MySQL
11 4 (1.67%) NoSQL
11 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Analysis Services
12 3 (1.26%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 39 (16.32%) Team Foundation Server
2 32 (13.39%) Visual Studio
3 16 (6.69%) TeamCity
4 15 (6.28%) Git (software)
5 13 (5.44%) NUnit
6 12 (5.02%) Moq
6 12 (5.02%) Subversion
7 7 (2.93%) MSBuild
8 6 (2.51%) JIRA
8 6 (2.51%) SpecFlow
9 5 (2.09%) ClearCase
9 5 (2.09%) Rational Robot
9 5 (2.09%) ReSharper
9 5 (2.09%) VSS/SourceSafe
10 4 (1.67%) Bower
10 4 (1.67%) Grunt
10 4 (1.67%) Jenkins
10 4 (1.67%) NuGet
10 4 (1.67%) Rhino Mocks
10 4 (1.67%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 62 (25.94%) Finance
2 39 (16.32%) Banking
3 29 (12.13%) Front Office
4 17 (7.11%) Investment Banking
5 14 (5.86%) Back Office
6 11 (4.60%) Manufacturing
7 8 (3.35%) Publishing
8 7 (2.93%) Financial Institution
9 2 (0.84%) Billing
9 2 (0.84%) Corporate Banking
9 2 (0.84%) Games
9 2 (0.84%) Legal
9 2 (0.84%) Marketing
10 1 (0.42%) Advertising
10 1 (0.42%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.42%) Dutch Language
10 1 (0.42%) French Language
10 1 (0.42%) Prime Brokerage
10 1 (0.42%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 213 (89.12%) Developer
2 132 (55.23%) C# Developer
3 123 (51.46%) .NET Developer
4 75 (31.38%) C# .NET Developer
5 38 (15.90%) WinForms Developer
6 30 (12.55%) SQL Developer
7 22 (9.21%) Senior Developer
8 21 (8.79%) ASP.NET Developer
8 21 (8.79%) C# WPF Developer
8 21 (8.79%) WPF Developer
9 17 (7.11%) Software Developer
10 14 (5.86%) C# ASP.NET Developer
11 12 (5.02%) Senior C# Developer
12 11 (4.60%) Architect
12 11 (4.60%) C++ Developer
13 10 (4.18%) .NET Software Developer
13 10 (4.18%) Algorithmic Trading Developer
13 10 (4.18%) C++/C# Developer
13 10 (4.18%) SQL Server Developer
13 10 (4.18%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 193 (80.75%) .NET
2 90 (37.66%) ASP.NET
3 86 (35.98%) .NET Framework
4 74 (30.96%) WPF
5 62 (25.94%) HTML
6 54 (22.59%) CSS
7 47 (19.67%) WCF
8 42 (17.57%) XML
9 40 (16.74%) Entity Framework
10 33 (13.81%) AngularJS
11 31 (12.97%) ASP.NET MVC
11 31 (12.97%) HTML5
12 27 (11.30%) Web Services
13 26 (10.88%) jQuery
14 24 (10.04%) ASP.NET Web Forms
15 16 (6.69%) CSS3
15 16 (6.69%) REST
15 16 (6.69%) SOAP
16 15 (6.28%) ASP.NET Web API
17 14 (5.86%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 22 (9.21%) Analytical Skills
2 20 (8.37%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (7.53%) Fixed Income
4 9 (3.77%) Mathematics
5 8 (3.35%) Computer Science
6 6 (2.51%) Equities
6 6 (2.51%) Hedge funds
7 5 (2.09%) Swaptions
8 4 (1.67%) Algorithms
9 3 (1.26%) Client/Server
9 3 (1.26%) Data Structures
9 3 (1.26%) Derivative
9 3 (1.26%) N-Tier
9 3 (1.26%) Physics
10 2 (0.84%) Inversion of Control
10 2 (0.84%) Management Information System
10 2 (0.84%) NHS
10 2 (0.84%) Replication
10 2 (0.84%) SCADA
10 2 (0.84%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 86 (35.98%) Windows
2 8 (3.35%) Android
2 8 (3.35%) Windows 10
2 8 (3.35%) Windows 8
3 7 (2.93%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (2.09%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (1.26%) Windows Server
6 2 (0.84%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 78 (32.64%) Agile Software Development
2 58 (24.27%) MVC
3 41 (17.15%) OO
4 39 (16.32%) TDD
5 27 (11.30%) Multithreading
6 23 (9.62%) Continuous Integration
6 23 (9.62%) Unit Testing
7 21 (8.79%) Software Engineering
8 20 (8.37%) Scrum
9 19 (7.95%) Electronic Trading
10 18 (7.53%) Multithreaded Programming
10 18 (7.53%) MVVM
10 18 (7.53%) SDLC
11 17 (7.11%) Risk Management
12 16 (6.69%) Low Latency
13 14 (5.86%) Algorithmic Trading
13 14 (5.86%) BDD
14 13 (5.44%) Web Development
15 12 (5.02%) Market Making
15 12 (5.02%) Performance Optimisation
Programming Languages
1 216 (90.38%) C#
2 116 (48.54%) SQL
3 73 (30.54%) JavaScript
4 56 (23.43%) VB.NET
5 55 (23.01%) T-SQL
6 45 (18.83%) VB
7 31 (12.97%) C++
8 19 (7.95%) VB6
9 15 (6.28%) XAML
10 12 (5.02%) PL/SQL
10 12 (5.02%) TypeScript
11 8 (3.35%) ECMAScript
12 5 (2.09%) VBA
13 3 (1.26%) VBScript
14 2 (0.84%) ES6
14 2 (0.84%) PowerShell
14 2 (0.84%) Python
15 1 (0.42%) C++/CLI
15 1 (0.42%) MATLAB
15 1 (0.42%) VC++
Qualifications
1 13 (5.44%) Degree
2 11 (4.60%) SC Cleared
2 11 (4.60%) Security Cleared
3 3 (1.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (0.84%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (0.84%) PhD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.60%) QA
2 2 (0.84%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.42%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (2.09%) WMI
2 1 (0.42%) Failover Clustering
2 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 52 (21.76%) Microsoft
2 37 (15.48%) Oracle
3 11 (4.60%) DevExpress
4 8 (3.35%) Apple
5 6 (2.51%) ION Trading
5 6 (2.51%) Reuters
5 6 (2.51%) Telerik
5 6 (2.51%) TIBCO
5 6 (2.51%) Xamarin
6 5 (2.09%) Infragistics
6 5 (2.09%) Misys
6 5 (2.09%) Sophis
6 5 (2.09%) Syncfusion
7 4 (1.67%) Calypso
7 4 (1.67%) SAP
8 2 (0.84%) Murex
8 2 (0.84%) Perforce
9 1 (0.42%) Siemens
9 1 (0.42%) Spiceworks
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