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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 512 463 397
Rank change year-on-year
-49 -66
Contract jobs citing WinForms 131 174 229
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.24% 0.31% 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 1.13% 1.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 107 125 149
Median daily rate £481 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.26% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £625 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
- +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £45.50 £31.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £49.50 £35.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%

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
15274 15429 14783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 28.44% 27.54% 27.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 10770 10326 9643
Median daily rate £420 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.38% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 186 214 209
Median hourly rate £36.00 £37.80 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.76% +8.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.80 £17.55 £17.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £55.00 £53.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 £40.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +14.28%

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 29 June 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 29 June 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 -31 126 £500 +25.00% 99
London +5 80 £575 - 32
City of London +35 17 £400 -27.27% 6
South East -3 16 £325 -14.47% 22
East Midlands +2 7 £315 +5.00% 6
West Midlands -29 7 £338 +12.50% 10
Hampshire +11 6 £375 -11.76% 7
Yorkshire +1 6 £356 -1.72% 8
Leicestershire +1 5 £310 +3.33% 1
Leeds -1 5 £356 +16.80% 1
West Yorkshire -11 5 £356 +16.80% 7
Berkshire +2 4 £550 +41.93% 2
South West -16 4 £325 +18.18% 6
Southampton - 4 £350 - 1
Leicester +1 3 - -
Staffordshire +1 3 £310 -4.61% 3
Edinburgh -10 3 £300 -17.80%
Scotland -27 3 £300 -16.26% 3
West Sussex - 3 £310 -
Wales +16 2 £388 +29.16%
East of England +14 2 £325 +1.96% 5
South Wales +13 2 £388 +29.16%
Essex +6 2 £325 +8.33%
Gloucestershire -9 2 £438 +59.09%
Solihull - 2 £338 -
Worthing - 2 £310 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 2 £288 - 1
North East - 2 £288 - 1
Tyne and Wear - 2 £288 - 1
Kent +7 1 £200 -38.46% 4

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 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.

1 303 (91.82%) C#
2 248 (75.15%) .NET
3 155 (46.97%) SQL
4 154 (46.67%) SQL Server
5 143 (43.33%) WPF
6 107 (32.42%) .NET Framework
7 104 (31.52%) Windows
8 84 (25.45%) Finance
9 79 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
10 74 (22.42%) Multithreading
11 71 (21.52%) Visual Studio
12 69 (20.91%) MVC
13 66 (20.00%) ASP.NET
14 65 (19.70%) WCF
15 64 (19.39%) OO
16 57 (17.27%) JavaScript
16 57 (17.27%) VB.NET
17 55 (16.67%) T-SQL
17 55 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
18 51 (15.45%) Entity Framework
18 51 (15.45%) Oracle
18 51 (15.45%) Microsoft
19 49 (14.85%) Unit Testing
20 46 (13.94%) HTML
21 45 (13.64%) C++
21 45 (13.64%) Electronic Trading
22 44 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
22 44 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
22 44 (13.33%) Front Office
23 43 (13.03%) MS Excel

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 (2.12%) CMS
1 7 (2.12%) IIS
2 6 (1.82%) BizTalk Server
3 5 (1.52%) Oracle Workflow
3 5 (1.52%) SharePoint
4 1 (0.30%) Confluence
4 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (0.30%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (0.30%) K2 blackpearl
4 1 (0.30%) MS Exchange
4 1 (0.30%) OpenEdge
4 1 (0.30%) Oracle SOA Suite
4 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2010
4 1 (0.30%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (0.30%) Umbraco
4 1 (0.30%) WordPress
Applications
1 43 (13.03%) MS Excel
2 12 (3.64%) MS Office
3 6 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (0.91%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (0.91%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (0.91%) ION MarketView
2 2 (0.61%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (1.82%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 8 (2.42%) DNS
2 6 (1.82%) HTTP
3 5 (1.52%) SMTP
3 5 (1.52%) SSL
4 4 (1.21%) TCP/IP
5 3 (0.91%) Firewall
5 3 (0.91%) VPN
6 2 (0.61%) FTP
6 2 (0.61%) Network Security
7 1 (0.30%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 154 (46.67%) SQL Server
2 28 (8.48%) Relational Database
3 27 (8.18%) SQL Server 2008
4 24 (7.27%) Oracle Database
5 22 (6.67%) RDBMS
6 17 (5.15%) Oracle Database 11g
6 17 (5.15%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 15 (4.55%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 11 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
9 9 (2.73%) Oracle9i Database
9 9 (2.73%) SQL Server 2012
10 8 (2.42%) SQL Server Analysis Services
11 7 (2.12%) Crystal Reports
11 7 (2.12%) MySQL
12 5 (1.52%) MS Access
13 4 (1.21%) Data Warehouse
14 3 (0.91%) NoSQL
14 3 (0.91%) Oracle Reports
14 3 (0.91%) SQL Server 2014
14 3 (0.91%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 71 (21.52%) Visual Studio
2 44 (13.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 18 (5.45%) Oracle Forms
4 13 (3.94%) NUnit
5 12 (3.64%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 11 (3.33%) Subversion
7 7 (2.12%) MSI
7 7 (2.12%) TeamCity
8 5 (1.52%) ClearCase
8 5 (1.52%) Git (software)
8 5 (1.52%) SpecFlow
8 5 (1.52%) VSS/SourceSafe
9 4 (1.21%) JIRA
9 4 (1.21%) Moq
9 4 (1.21%) ReSharper
10 3 (0.91%) JUnit
10 3 (0.91%) Mockito
10 3 (0.91%) MSBuild
10 3 (0.91%) Rhino Mocks
10 3 (0.91%) TestNG
General
1 84 (25.45%) Finance
2 44 (13.33%) Front Office
3 39 (11.82%) Banking
4 20 (6.06%) Back Office
5 13 (3.94%) Investment Banking
6 6 (1.82%) Manufacturing
6 6 (1.82%) Retail
7 4 (1.21%) Local Government
8 2 (0.61%) Advertising
8 2 (0.61%) Dutch Language
8 2 (0.61%) Games
9 1 (0.30%) Avionics
9 1 (0.30%) Military
9 1 (0.30%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 295 (89.39%) Developer
2 180 (54.55%) C# Developer
3 144 (43.64%) .NET Developer
4 74 (22.42%) C# .NET Developer
5 61 (18.48%) WinForms Developer
6 43 (13.03%) SQL Developer
7 34 (10.30%) Senior Developer
8 29 (8.79%) Software Developer
9 22 (6.67%) SQL Server Developer
10 21 (6.36%) ASP.NET Developer
10 21 (6.36%) WPF Developer
11 20 (6.06%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 20 (6.06%) C# ASP.NET Developer
12 18 (5.45%) VB.NET Developer
13 17 (5.15%) Software Engineer
14 16 (4.85%) C# WPF Developer
14 16 (4.85%) Senior .NET Developer
15 15 (4.55%) Senior C# Developer
16 12 (3.64%) Applications Developer
17 10 (3.03%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 248 (75.15%) .NET
2 143 (43.33%) WPF
3 107 (32.42%) .NET Framework
4 66 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 65 (19.70%) WCF
6 51 (15.45%) Entity Framework
7 46 (13.94%) HTML
8 43 (13.03%) Web Services
9 39 (11.82%) XML
10 38 (11.52%) LINQ
11 35 (10.61%) FIX Protocol
12 34 (10.30%) ASP.NET MVC
13 33 (10.00%) jQuery
14 32 (9.70%) CSS
15 27 (8.18%) HTML5
16 24 (7.27%) ASP.NET Web API
17 23 (6.97%) ADO.NET
18 19 (5.76%) AngularJS
19 15 (4.55%) Ajax
20 14 (4.24%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 55 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
2 44 (13.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 18 (5.45%) Mathematics
4 16 (4.85%) N-Tier
5 11 (3.33%) Computer Science
6 10 (3.03%) Data Structures
7 9 (2.73%) Enterprise Software
8 8 (2.42%) Algorithms
8 8 (2.42%) Derivative
8 8 (2.42%) Fixed Income
9 6 (1.82%) Visualisation
10 5 (1.52%) Video on Demand
11 4 (1.21%) Client/Server
11 4 (1.21%) Driving Licence
11 4 (1.21%) Equities
11 4 (1.21%) Equity Derivative
11 4 (1.21%) Inversion of Control
11 4 (1.21%) Replication
11 4 (1.21%) User Experience
12 3 (0.91%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 104 (31.52%) Windows
2 12 (3.64%) Windows Server
3 7 (2.12%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (1.52%) Linux
4 5 (1.52%) Windows 7
5 2 (0.61%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (0.30%) CentOS
6 1 (0.30%) Unix
6 1 (0.30%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 79 (23.94%) Agile Software Development
2 74 (22.42%) Multithreading
3 69 (20.91%) MVC
4 64 (19.39%) OO
5 49 (14.85%) Unit Testing
6 45 (13.64%) Electronic Trading
7 43 (13.03%) Low Latency
7 43 (13.03%) TDD
8 42 (12.73%) Performance Optimisation
8 42 (12.73%) Software Engineering
9 37 (11.21%) Algorithmic Trading
9 37 (11.21%) Market Making
10 36 (10.91%) MVVM
11 35 (10.61%) Risk Management
12 23 (6.97%) SDLC
13 19 (5.76%) Scrum
14 18 (5.45%) Continuous Integration
14 18 (5.45%) OOP
15 17 (5.15%) Web Development
16 15 (4.55%) OOD
Programming Languages
1 303 (91.82%) C#
2 155 (46.97%) SQL
3 57 (17.27%) JavaScript
3 57 (17.27%) VB.NET
4 55 (16.67%) T-SQL
5 45 (13.64%) C++
6 41 (12.42%) VB
7 34 (10.30%) VBA
8 27 (8.18%) PL/SQL
9 20 (6.06%) Java
10 19 (5.76%) VBScript
11 17 (5.15%) VB6
12 10 (3.03%) PowerShell
13 6 (1.82%) XAML
14 4 (1.21%) C
15 3 (0.91%) Objective-C
15 3 (0.91%) Python
16 2 (0.61%) COBOL
16 2 (0.61%) PHP
16 2 (0.61%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 19 (5.76%) Degree
2 16 (4.85%) Security Cleared
3 15 (4.55%) SC Cleared
4 4 (1.21%) PhD
5 3 (0.91%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (0.61%) MCSD
7 1 (0.30%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (1.52%) QA
2 4 (1.21%) MiFID
3 2 (0.61%) Disclosure Scotland
3 2 (0.61%) ISO 14001
3 2 (0.61%) ISO 9001
4 1 (0.30%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 3 (0.91%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (0.30%) Active Directory
2 1 (0.30%) BitLocker
Vendors
1 51 (15.45%) Microsoft
1 51 (15.45%) Oracle
2 21 (6.36%) DevExpress
3 14 (4.24%) Syncfusion
4 11 (3.33%) Sybase
5 7 (2.12%) TIBCO
6 6 (1.82%) Infragistics
7 4 (1.21%) Telerik
8 3 (0.91%) ION Trading
8 3 (0.91%) VMware
9 2 (0.61%) SAP
10 1 (0.30%) Adobe
10 1 (0.30%) Red Hat
10 1 (0.30%) Salesforce.com
10 1 (0.30%) Spiceworks
10 1 (0.30%) Teradata
10 1 (0.30%) Xamarin
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