The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 26 March 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Forms (WinForms)
England / East Midlands
Rank 90 89 94
Rank change year-on-year -1 +5  
Contract jobs citing WinForms 4 6 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 0.27% 0.37% 0.36%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.84% 1.48% 1.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Median daily rate £395 £353 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.05% +8.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £351 £275 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £439 £405 £329
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £305 £315
% change year-on-year +14.75% -3.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year - +9.55%  

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
East Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 478 405 345
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 32.45% 24.95% 20.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 283 234 194
Median daily rate £363 £313 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.00% -3.84%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 10 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 £35.00 £35.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.85% -  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East Midlands 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 the East Midlands

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in the East Midlands

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in the East Midlands over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WinForms in the East Midlands

WinForms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms in the East Midlands

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 26 March 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
Derbyshire - 2 - -
Northamptonshire -5 1 £450 +11.11%
Nottinghamshire - 1 £340 - 1
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 26 March 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (60.00%) MVC
4 2 (40.00%) XAML
4 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 2 (40.00%) WPF
4 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (40.00%) MVVM
4 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
4 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (40.00%) EPoS
5 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
5 1 (20.00%) YouTrack
5 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
5 1 (20.00%) WCF
5 1 (20.00%) Use Case
5 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
5 1 (20.00%) DevExpress
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
5 1 (20.00%) HTML
5 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
5 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
5 1 (20.00%) CSS
5 1 (20.00%) Windows

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (20.00%) Subversion
1 1 (20.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (20.00%) YouTrack
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (40.00%) Entity Framework
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET
3 1 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (20.00%) CSS
3 1 (20.00%) HTML
3 1 (20.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) MVC
3 2 (40.00%) MVVM
3 2 (40.00%) TDD
4 1 (20.00%) Automated Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (20.00%) Mentoring
4 1 (20.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
2 2 (40.00%) XAML
3 1 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (20.00%) VB.NET
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft