The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for WinForms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 27 April 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)
South East / Buckinghamshire
3 months to
27 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 75 83
Rank change year-on-year -13 +8  
Contract jobs citing WinForms 1 4 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire 0.094% 0.38% 0.31%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.35% 1.69% 1.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 1
Median daily rate £338 £325 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.84% -7.14%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £315 £300
% change year-on-year +17.06% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year -4.45% +15.44%  

WinForms is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Buckinghamshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 287 237 317
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Buckinghamshire 27.00% 22.25% 24.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 136 177
Median daily rate £395 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.85% +7.69%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £246 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Median hourly rate - £43.00 £25.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +68.62%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £35.00 £36.50
% change year-on-year +21.42% -4.10%  

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Buckinghamshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Buckinghamshire citing WinForms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Buckinghamshire

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in Buckinghamshire

WinForms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms in Buckinghamshire

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in Buckinghamshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 27 April 2017. 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 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
Milton Keynes -1 1 £338 -10.00%
WinForms
South East

For the 6 months to 27 April 2017, 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 across the Buckinghamshire region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Intranet
2 3 (75.00%) Extranet
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) XML
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) Marketing
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Buckinghamshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Extranet
1 3 (75.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) NUnit
1 1 (25.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 3 (75.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (75.00%) C# Software Developer
2 3 (75.00%) Software Developer
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Ajax
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (75.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) HTML5
2 3 (75.00%) jQuery
2 3 (75.00%) Razor View Engine
2 3 (75.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) .NET Framework
3 1 (25.00%) LINQ
3 1 (25.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (25.00%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) MVC
1 4 (100.00%) TDD
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) Microservices
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft