The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 19 September 2014 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 114 104 101
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -3
Contract jobs citing WinForms 14 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.54% 0.33% 0.57%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.19% 1.21% 2.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 6 9
Average daily rate
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£325 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £43.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +17.80%
WinForms
England

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 West Midlands region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
640 580 613
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 24.89% 27.48% 26.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 344 364 336
Average daily rate £325 £300 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £230 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 7 19
Average hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -26.15%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.50 £16.50 £19.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £33.55 £175.00 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 19 September 2014. 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
Staffordshire - 11 £325 - 6
Birmingham -4 1 £315 -1.56% 4
Warwickshire -8 1 £350 +27.27%
Coventry - - - -
Solihull - - - - 1
Wolverhampton - - - - 1
Herefordshire - - - -
Shropshire - - - -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 43 (95.56%) .NET
2 34 (75.56%) SQL Server
3 29 (64.44%) C#
4 24 (53.33%) SQL
5 21 (46.67%) Windows
6 19 (42.22%) VB.NET
7 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
8 10 (22.22%) Back Office
9 9 (20.00%) Web Services
9 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
9 9 (20.00%) WPF
10 8 (17.78%) VB
11 7 (15.56%) WCF
12 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
12 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
12 5 (11.11%) MVC
12 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
12 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
13 4 (8.89%) Oracle
13 4 (8.89%) HTML
13 4 (8.89%) CSS
13 4 (8.89%) Oracle Forms
13 4 (8.89%) Scrum
13 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
13 4 (8.89%) TDD
13 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
13 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
14 3 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
14 3 (6.67%) Spring.NET

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands 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 (2.22%) SAS
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.22%) InfoPath
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (75.56%) SQL Server
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 5 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
3 3 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (2.22%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle Forms
2 2 (4.44%) JIRA
General
1 10 (22.22%) Back Office
2 1 (2.22%) Finance
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 32 (71.11%) Developer
2 23 (51.11%) .NET Developer
3 9 (20.00%) Team Leader
4 7 (15.56%) Development Team Leader
4 7 (15.56%) VB.NET Developer
5 6 (13.33%) Software Developer
5 6 (13.33%) .NET Team Leader
6 4 (8.89%) WinForms Developer
6 4 (8.89%) C# Developer
6 4 (8.89%) VB.NET/ASP.NET Developer
7 3 (6.67%) .NET Software Developer
7 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (4.44%) Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Software Team Leader
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Architect
9 1 (2.22%) C# .NET Developer
9 1 (2.22%) Infrastructure Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Senior Technical Architect
9 1 (2.22%) Technical Leader
9 1 (2.22%) Software Development Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 43 (95.56%) .NET
2 14 (31.11%) ASP.NET
3 9 (20.00%) Web Services
3 9 (20.00%) WPF
4 7 (15.56%) WCF
5 4 (8.89%) HTML
5 4 (8.89%) CSS
5 4 (8.89%) ASP.NET MVC
6 3 (6.67%) Spring.NET
6 3 (6.67%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
6 3 (6.67%) Castle Windsor
6 3 (6.67%) NHibernate
6 3 (6.67%) .NET Framework
7 1 (2.22%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (2.22%) WF
7 1 (2.22%) Silverlight
7 1 (2.22%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (6.67%) N-Tier
2 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
2 2 (4.44%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 21 (46.67%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (11.11%) MVC
1 5 (11.11%) E-Commerce
2 4 (8.89%) Scrum
2 4 (8.89%) Agile Software Development
2 4 (8.89%) TDD
2 4 (8.89%) Continuous Integration
3 3 (6.67%) Dependency Injection
3 3 (6.67%) AOP
4 2 (4.44%) Project Management
4 2 (4.44%) OO
4 2 (4.44%) Incident Management
4 2 (4.44%) Software Engineering
4 2 (4.44%) Line Management
4 2 (4.44%) Coaching
4 2 (4.44%) Unit Testing
5 1 (2.22%) Time Management
5 1 (2.22%) Digital Forensics
5 1 (2.22%) MVVM
5 1 (2.22%) BDD
5 1 (2.22%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 29 (64.44%) C#
2 24 (53.33%) SQL
3 19 (42.22%) VB.NET
4 9 (20.00%) T-SQL
5 8 (17.78%) VB
6 5 (11.11%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 2 (4.44%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (4.44%) Degree
1 2 (4.44%) SC Cleared
1 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 4 (8.89%) Oracle
2 3 (6.67%) AccuRev
2 3 (6.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (2.22%) Business Objects
3 1 (2.22%) Infragistics
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