The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 / London
Rank 346 342 304
Rank change year-on-year -4 -38  
Contract jobs citing WinForms 60 94 115
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.31% 0.42% 0.54%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.90% 1.33% 1.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 74 103
Median daily rate £540 £550 £550
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -1.81% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £354 £310 £350
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £700 £600
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 London with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 6698 7045 6400
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 34.80% 31.82% 30.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 4986 5272 4632
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £613 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 29 27
Median hourly rate £47.00 £50.00 £27.37
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.00% +82.68%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.01 £22.00 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £100.00 £55.00 £55.00
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 London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London 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 London

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in London

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for WinForms in London

WinForms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms in London

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the London 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
City of London -5 5 £320 -28.08% 3
Kingston Upon Thames - 5 £375 -
Croydon - 1 - -
WinForms
England

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

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 London region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 118 (89.39%) C#
2 87 (65.91%) .NET
3 72 (54.55%) SQL Server
4 69 (52.27%) SQL
5 65 (49.24%) Finance
6 52 (39.39%) WPF
7 47 (35.61%) Banking
8 35 (26.52%) ASP.NET
8 35 (26.52%) Windows
9 28 (21.21%) Front Office
10 26 (19.70%) TDD
11 25 (18.94%) Fixed Income
11 25 (18.94%) VB.NET
11 25 (18.94%) Oracle
11 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
11 25 (18.94%) SDLC
12 24 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
12 24 (18.18%) MVC
13 23 (17.42%) JavaScript
13 23 (17.42%) Multithreading
13 23 (17.42%) Investment Banking
14 22 (16.67%) WCF
14 22 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
15 21 (15.91%) .NET Framework
15 21 (15.91%) Microsoft
16 20 (15.15%) ION Trading
16 20 (15.15%) Oracle Database
17 19 (14.39%) Multithreaded Programming
18 18 (13.64%) TIBCO
18 18 (13.64%) HTML

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 3 (2.27%) Tomcat
1 3 (2.27%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.52%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.76%) Confluence
3 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (0.76%) IIS
3 1 (0.76%) MS Exchange
3 1 (0.76%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (12.88%) MS Excel
2 2 (1.52%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (1.52%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 12 (9.09%) ION MarketView
2 8 (6.06%) RMDS
3 1 (0.76%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.03%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (1.52%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.76%) SMTP
1 1 (0.76%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 72 (54.55%) SQL Server
2 24 (18.18%) SQL Server 2008
3 20 (15.15%) Oracle Database
4 10 (7.58%) Apache Cassandra
4 10 (7.58%) HBase
5 9 (6.82%) Oracle Database 11g
5 9 (6.82%) Oracle Database 12c
6 8 (6.06%) Oracle Reports
7 7 (5.30%) SQL Server Integration Services
8 5 (3.79%) SQL Server 2005
9 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
9 4 (3.03%) SQL Server 2016
9 4 (3.03%) SQL Server Reporting Services
10 3 (2.27%) Relational Database
10 3 (2.27%) SQL Server 2014
11 2 (1.52%) OLAP
11 2 (1.52%) QlikView
11 2 (1.52%) SQL Server Analysis Services
12 1 (0.76%) Crystal Reports
12 1 (0.76%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 12 (9.09%) JUnit
2 11 (8.33%) Visual Studio
3 10 (7.58%) Mockito
3 10 (7.58%) Team Foundation Server
3 10 (7.58%) TestNG
4 7 (5.30%) NUnit
5 5 (3.79%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
6 4 (3.03%) Git (software)
6 4 (3.03%) Subversion
6 4 (3.03%) WiX
7 3 (2.27%) ClearCase
7 3 (2.27%) ERwin
7 3 (2.27%) Log4Net
7 3 (2.27%) Moq
8 2 (1.52%) EasyMock
8 2 (1.52%) JIRA
8 2 (1.52%) Maven
8 2 (1.52%) MSBuild
8 2 (1.52%) SpecFlow
8 2 (1.52%) TeamCity
General
1 65 (49.24%) Finance
2 47 (35.61%) Banking
3 28 (21.21%) Front Office
4 23 (17.42%) Investment Banking
5 12 (9.09%) Back Office
6 6 (4.55%) Financial Institution
7 3 (2.27%) Legal
8 2 (1.52%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.76%) Electronics
9 1 (0.76%) Law
9 1 (0.76%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.76%) Marketing
9 1 (0.76%) Retail
9 1 (0.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 121 (91.67%) Developer
2 86 (65.15%) C# Developer
3 54 (40.91%) .NET Developer
4 42 (31.82%) C# .NET Developer
5 39 (29.55%) WinForms Developer
6 23 (17.42%) Senior Developer
7 14 (10.61%) C# GUI Developer
7 14 (10.61%) GUI Developer
8 13 (9.85%) Front Office Developer
8 13 (9.85%) Java Developer
8 13 (9.85%) Senior C# Developer
9 12 (9.09%) C++ Developer
9 12 (9.09%) C++/C# Developer
9 12 (9.09%) SQL Developer
10 10 (7.58%) Java GUI Developer
11 8 (6.06%) C# Pricing Developer
11 8 (6.06%) C++ Pricing Developer
11 8 (6.06%) Front Office C++ Developer
12 7 (5.30%) C# WPF Developer
12 7 (5.30%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 87 (65.91%) .NET
2 52 (39.39%) WPF
3 35 (26.52%) ASP.NET
4 22 (16.67%) WCF
5 21 (15.91%) .NET Framework
6 18 (13.64%) HTML
7 16 (12.12%) REST
8 15 (11.36%) AngularJS
9 14 (10.61%) ASP.NET MVC
10 13 (9.85%) CSS
11 12 (9.09%) HTML5
12 10 (7.58%) Guice
12 10 (7.58%) jQuery
12 10 (7.58%) XML
13 9 (6.82%) Twitter Bootstrap
14 8 (6.06%) Rendezvous
15 7 (5.30%) ASP.NET Web Forms
16 6 (4.55%) CSS3
17 5 (3.79%) ASP.NET Web API
17 5 (3.79%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 25 (18.94%) Fixed Income
2 14 (10.61%) Client/Server
3 11 (8.33%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
4 6 (4.55%) N-Tier
5 5 (3.79%) Enterprise Software
5 5 (3.79%) Hedge funds
6 4 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 4 (3.03%) Equities
7 3 (2.27%) Derivative
7 3 (2.27%) Equity Derivative
7 3 (2.27%) Swaptions
7 3 (2.27%) User Experience
8 2 (1.52%) Exotic Derivative
8 2 (1.52%) Fintech
8 2 (1.52%) Management Information System
9 1 (0.76%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.76%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 35 (26.52%) Windows
2 4 (3.03%) Windows 10
3 3 (2.27%) Solaris
3 3 (2.27%) Windows Server
4 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (1.52%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (0.76%) Linux
5 1 (0.76%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (19.70%) TDD
2 25 (18.94%) Agile Software Development
2 25 (18.94%) SDLC
3 24 (18.18%) MVC
4 23 (17.42%) Multithreading
5 22 (16.67%) Electronic Trading
6 19 (14.39%) Multithreaded Programming
7 16 (12.12%) Dependency Injection
8 11 (8.33%) CQRS
9 10 (7.58%) Mathematics
9 10 (7.58%) Release Management
10 9 (6.82%) Microservices
10 9 (6.82%) MVVM
10 9 (6.82%) Performance Testing
11 8 (6.06%) Performance Tuning
12 7 (5.30%) OO
12 7 (5.30%) Web Development
13 6 (4.55%) Continuous Integration
13 6 (4.55%) Scrum
13 6 (4.55%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 118 (89.39%) C#
2 69 (52.27%) SQL
3 25 (18.94%) VB.NET
4 23 (17.42%) JavaScript
5 18 (13.64%) Java
5 18 (13.64%) T-SQL
6 17 (12.88%) VB
7 15 (11.36%) C++
8 14 (10.61%) VBA
9 8 (6.06%) PL/SQL
9 8 (6.06%) VB6
10 4 (3.03%) Python
10 4 (3.03%) Shell Script
11 3 (2.27%) C
11 3 (2.27%) Perl
11 3 (2.27%) PowerShell
11 3 (2.27%) XAML
12 2 (1.52%) TypeScript
13 1 (0.76%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 8 (6.06%) Degree
2 1 (0.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (0.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (6.06%) QA
2 2 (1.52%) Basel III
System Software
1 1 (0.76%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (0.76%) Failover Clustering
1 1 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 25 (18.94%) Oracle
2 21 (15.91%) Microsoft
3 20 (15.15%) ION Trading
4 18 (13.64%) TIBCO
5 11 (8.33%) DevExpress
5 11 (8.33%) Reuters
6 10 (7.58%) Syncfusion
7 6 (4.55%) Sybase
8 5 (3.79%) Infragistics
8 5 (3.79%) Misys
8 5 (3.79%) Sophis
9 4 (3.03%) Calypso
9 4 (3.03%) Murex
10 3 (2.27%) Sun
11 2 (1.52%) Bloomberg
12 1 (0.76%) Atlassian
12 1 (0.76%) SAP
12 1 (0.76%) Tableau
12 1 (0.76%) Teradata
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