The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 60 58 43
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -15
Contract jobs citing WinForms 3 1 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.42% 0.15% 0.46%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.69% 0.54% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 1
Average daily rate
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£301 £325 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.30% -7.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -6.66%
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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 Wales region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
178 186 91
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 24.69% 28.35% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 100 115 51
Average daily rate £350 £400 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +23.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £300 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 3
Average hourly rate £32.50 £140.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-76.78% +723.52%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £36.00 £35.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Wales

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in Wales

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Wales region over the 3 months to 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
South Wales +3 3 £301 -7.30% 1
Mid Wales - - - -
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WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
3 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 2 (50.00%) NHS
3 2 (50.00%) Scrum
3 2 (50.00%) UML
3 2 (50.00%) OOP
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
3 2 (50.00%) MSBuild
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (50.00%) MVVM
3 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
3 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database
1 2 (50.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle9i Database
1 2 (50.00%) RDBMS
1 2 (50.00%) Oracle Database 11g
Development Applications
1 3 (75.00%) Visual Studio
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (50.00%) MSBuild
2 2 (50.00%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Software Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Application Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Applications Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) WCF
2 3 (75.00%) .NET Framework
2 3 (75.00%) LINQ
2 3 (75.00%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Cordova
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (75.00%) Automated Testing
2 2 (50.00%) Scrum
2 2 (50.00%) UML
2 2 (50.00%) OOP
2 2 (50.00%) MVVM
2 2 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
2 3 (75.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) PL/SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) Oracle