The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Leeds 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 24 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
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 88 89 76
Rank change year-on-year +1 -13  
Contract jobs citing WinForms 1 8 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Leeds 0.097% 0.57% 1.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.23% 1.58% 3.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 8
Median daily rate £340 £295 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% -1.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £310 £315
% change year-on-year +12.90% -1.58%  
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 Leeds with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Leeds
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 428 507 454
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Leeds 41.51% 35.98% 39.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 376 293
Median daily rate £375 £404 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.12% +15.35%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £305 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 2
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £26.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -66.35%  
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 Leeds

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Leeds 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 Leeds

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in Leeds

WinForms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms in Leeds

WinForms
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 24 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 Leeds region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (100.00%) YouTrack

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (100.00%) Subversion
1 1 (100.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (100.00%) YouTrack
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Automated Testing
1 1 (100.00%) Continuous Integration
1 1 (100.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft