Period
to 22 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 22 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)
England > East of England
6 months to
22 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 196 192 193
Rank change year-on-year -4 +1 +12
Contract jobs citing WinForms 13 5 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.25% 0.10% 0.26%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 0.38% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 0 7
East of England median daily rate £325 - £350
10th Percentile £313 - £313
90th Percentile £400 - £388
England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +6.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
East of England median hourly rate - - £43.75
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +4.94% -7.43% +25.00%

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 the East of England with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 1509 1301 1620
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 29.24% 26.70% 27.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 896 774 1015
East of England median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +2.67%
10th Percentile £298 £258 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £550
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 42 71
East of England median hourly rate £42.75 £36.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +18.75% -4.00% +7.91%
10th Percentile £25.75 £16.95 £14.75
90th Percentile £70.63 £45.78 £47.50
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +10.29%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing WinForms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in the East of England

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in the East of England

WinForms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms in the East of England

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

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 of England region over the 6 months to 22 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridgeshire -7 8 £325 -
Bedfordshire -5 3 £388 - 2
Hertfordshire - 2 £344 -
WinForms
England

For the 6 months to 22 November 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 of England region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 13 (100.00%) C#
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) WPF
2 11 (84.62%) Visual Studio
3 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 10 (76.92%) Windows
3 10 (76.92%) OOP
4 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
5 8 (61.54%) C++
5 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
6 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
6 6 (46.15%) MVVM
7 5 (38.46%) NUnit
7 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
8 4 (30.77%) SQLite
8 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
8 4 (30.77%) Managed Extensibility Framework
9 3 (23.08%) WCF
9 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
10 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
10 2 (15.38%) Time Management
10 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
10 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
10 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
10 2 (15.38%) RESTful
10 2 (15.38%) Confluence
10 2 (15.38%) InstallShield
10 2 (15.38%) SOA
10 2 (15.38%) Web Services
10 2 (15.38%) JIRA

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (15.38%) Confluence
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (69.23%) SQL Server
2 4 (30.77%) SQLite
3 2 (15.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 11 (84.62%) Visual Studio
2 5 (38.46%) NUnit
3 2 (15.38%) Git (software)
3 2 (15.38%) InstallShield
3 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
3 2 (15.38%) JIRA
3 2 (15.38%) WiX
General
1 1 (7.69%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) C# Software Engineer
1 8 (61.54%) Software Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Developer
3 4 (30.77%) C++ Software Engineer
4 3 (23.08%) .NET Developer
4 3 (23.08%) C# Developer
5 2 (15.38%) C# WPF Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Lead .NET Developer
5 2 (15.38%) Lead Developer
5 2 (15.38%) WPF Developer
6 1 (7.69%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (7.69%) Lead C# Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
1 13 (100.00%) WPF
2 4 (30.77%) Managed Extensibility Framework
3 3 (23.08%) .NET Framework
3 3 (23.08%) WCF
4 2 (15.38%) RESTful
4 2 (15.38%) Silverlight
4 2 (15.38%) Web Services
5 1 (7.69%) LINQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (76.92%) OOP
2 8 (61.54%) Software Engineering
3 6 (46.15%) MVVM
4 5 (38.46%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (30.77%) Unit Testing
6 2 (15.38%) DevOps
6 2 (15.38%) Multithreaded Programming
6 2 (15.38%) Multithreading
6 2 (15.38%) SOA
6 2 (15.38%) Time Management
7 1 (7.69%) TDD
7 1 (7.69%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 13 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (76.92%) SQL
3 8 (61.54%) C++
4 6 (46.15%) T-SQL
5 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 2 (15.38%) Atlassian
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft