Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for WinForms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WinForms over the 6 months to 21 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
West Midlands > Birmingham
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 104 75
Contract jobs citing WinForms 0 2 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham - 0.13% 0.73%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.40% 3.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 4
Birmingham median daily rate - £333 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -11.33% +38.89%
West Midlands median daily rate £324 £310 £320
% change year-on-year +4.44% -3.13% -1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Birmingham median hourly rate - - -
West Midlands median hourly rate - - -

WinForms is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Birmingham with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Birmingham
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 397 495 290
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Birmingham 25.08% 32.69% 21.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 320 186
Birmingham median daily rate £400 £375 £364
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.67% +3.09% +3.78%
10th Percentile £255 £250 £260
90th Percentile £525 £514 £488
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 6
Birmingham median hourly rate £26.75 £9.00 £13.21
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +197.22% -31.88% -51.95%
10th Percentile £15.38 £8.75 £10.96
90th Percentile £38.33 £89.85 £18.75
West Midlands median hourly rate £30.58 £23.00 £28.69
% change year-on-year +32.96% -19.83% +4.33%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Birmingham

Job postings citing WinForms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Birmingham.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Birmingham

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WinForms in Birmingham.

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in Birmingham

WinForms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms in Birmingham