The first table below looks at the demand for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the West Yorkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 65 85 90
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +5
Contract jobs citing WinForms 43 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 2.38% 0.30% 0.28%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 7.85% 1.09% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 4 3
Average daily rate £290 £290 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -22.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £273 £243
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £318 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £350 £345
% change year-on-year
-7.14% +1.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.13 £45.00
% change year-on-year
-10.54% -13.05%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
West Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
548 368 379
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Yorkshire 30.39% 27.77% 21.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 381 214 216
Average daily rate £325 £300 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -4.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £425 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £333 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.46% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 5
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.25 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.80% +14.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £31.00
% change year-on-year
- +12.90%
WinForms
Yorkshire

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in West Yorkshire

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WinForms
Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WinForms across the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

WinForms Daily Rate Histogram in West Yorkshire

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

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 Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Leeds +6 27 £300 - 18
Bradford +4 4 £253 -6.48% 1
Castleford - - - -
Halifax - - - - 2
Huddersfield - - - -
Pontefract - - - - 1
Wakefield - - - - 1
Wetherby - - - -
WinForms
Yorkshire

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 63 (88.73%) SQL Server
3 54 (76.06%) VB.NET
4 48 (67.61%) ASP.NET
5 42 (59.15%) C#
6 29 (40.85%) Windows
7 26 (36.62%) SQL Server 2005
8 25 (35.21%) WCF
8 25 (35.21%) ASP.NET MVC
8 25 (35.21%) SQL
8 25 (35.21%) MVC
9 22 (30.99%) VBA
10 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
10 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
11 20 (28.17%) Visual Studio
12 18 (25.35%) .NET Framework
13 15 (21.13%) Finance
14 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
14 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
15 13 (18.31%) WPF
16 12 (16.90%) Oracle
17 11 (15.49%) MS Office
17 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
17 11 (15.49%) Intranet
18 10 (14.08%) Web Services
18 10 (14.08%) T-SQL
19 9 (12.68%) CRM
19 9 (12.68%) Middleware
19 9 (12.68%) Multithreading
19 9 (12.68%) Dynamics CRM

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in West Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the West Yorkshire 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 4 (5.63%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.41%) IIS
Applications
1 14 (19.72%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.49%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 9 (12.68%) Dynamics CRM
Communications & Networking
1 11 (15.49%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 63 (88.73%) SQL Server
2 26 (36.62%) SQL Server 2005
3 8 (11.27%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 8 (11.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 7 (9.86%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (1.41%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.41%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (28.17%) Visual Studio
2 7 (9.86%) Team Foundation Server
3 3 (4.23%) JIRA
General
1 15 (21.13%) Finance
2 5 (7.04%) Legal
Job Titles
1 68 (95.77%) Developer
2 54 (76.06%) .NET Developer
3 39 (54.93%) VB.NET Developer
4 16 (22.54%) WinForms Developer
5 7 (9.86%) Microsoft Developer
6 5 (7.04%) Dynamics CRM Developer
6 5 (7.04%) CRM Developer
7 4 (5.63%) C# Developer
8 3 (4.23%) Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) .NET Software Engineer
8 3 (4.23%) C# .NET Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Web Applications Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Agile .NET Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Applications Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Web Applications Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Web Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Web Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Applications Developer
9 2 (2.82%) Senior Developer
10 1 (1.41%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 71 (100.00%) .NET
2 48 (67.61%) ASP.NET
3 25 (35.21%) WCF
3 25 (35.21%) ASP.NET MVC
4 21 (29.58%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 18 (25.35%) .NET Framework
6 13 (18.31%) WPF
7 10 (14.08%) Web Services
8 9 (12.68%) Middleware
9 5 (7.04%) jQuery
10 3 (4.23%) HTML
11 2 (2.82%) LINQ
11 2 (2.82%) ADO.NET Entity Framework
11 2 (2.82%) REST
11 2 (2.82%) HTML5
11 2 (2.82%) CSS
12 1 (1.41%) XML
12 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET Web API
12 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC 4
12 1 (1.41%) ASP.NET MVC 3
Miscellaneous
1 6 (8.45%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (1.41%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 29 (40.85%) Windows
2 2 (2.82%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (35.21%) MVC
2 21 (29.58%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (19.72%) Software Engineering
4 9 (12.68%) CRM
4 9 (12.68%) Multithreading
5 8 (11.27%) Web Development
6 6 (8.45%) Scrum
6 6 (8.45%) OO
7 3 (4.23%) UML
7 3 (4.23%) RUP
7 3 (4.23%) CMMI
8 2 (2.82%) Incident Management
8 2 (2.82%) Unit Testing
8 2 (2.82%) Root Cause Analysis
8 2 (2.82%) User Stories
8 2 (2.82%) OOD
8 2 (2.82%) SOA
8 2 (2.82%) OOP
9 1 (1.41%) Migration
9 1 (1.41%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 54 (76.06%) VB.NET
2 42 (59.15%) C#
3 25 (35.21%) SQL
4 22 (30.99%) VBA
5 10 (14.08%) T-SQL
6 3 (4.23%) JavaScript
7 2 (2.82%) PL/SQL
8 1 (1.41%) VB
8 1 (1.41%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.82%) QA
Vendors
1 12 (16.90%) Oracle
2 11 (15.49%) Microsoft
3 2 (2.82%) Perforce
Leeds, West Yorkshire
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Rate: £295 - £300 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
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AMsource Technology
Rate: From £300 to £330 per day depending on experience
Posted: 5 days ago
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Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 15 days ago