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 27 June 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 / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 331 346 356
Rank change year-on-year +15 +10  
Contract jobs citing WinForms 93 82 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.45% 0.38% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.25% 1.16% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 85 75 62
Median daily rate £550 £575 £575
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.34% -  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £361 £310 £322
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £650 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +15.38% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.25 £40.00 £47.50
% change year-on-year +3.12% -15.78%  

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 7469 7068 7228
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 35.88% 32.45% 31.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5550 5424 5248
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 £350 £325 £310
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 25 49
Median hourly rate £31.00 £40.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.50% +77.77%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.00 £20.00 £16.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £190.00 £60.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £36.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year +18.05% -10.00%  

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 27 June 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 27 June 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 12 £525 +43.83% 9
Kingston Upon Thames - 11 £375 - 1
Surbiton - 1 £390 -
WinForms
England

For the 6 months to 27 June 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.

1 138 (89.61%) C#
2 93 (60.39%) .NET
3 79 (51.30%) Finance
4 78 (50.65%) WPF
5 77 (50.00%) SQL
6 64 (41.56%) SQL Server
7 49 (31.82%) TDD
7 49 (31.82%) Java
8 47 (30.52%) SDLC
9 46 (29.87%) Banking
10 41 (26.62%) Electronic Trading
11 38 (24.68%) Front Office
12 37 (24.03%) Windows
13 36 (23.38%) Multithreading
14 35 (22.73%) ASP.NET
15 28 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
16 27 (17.53%) WCF
16 27 (17.53%) JUnit
16 27 (17.53%) VB.NET
16 27 (17.53%) Multithreaded Programming
17 26 (16.88%) ION Trading
17 26 (16.88%) ION MarketView
18 25 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
18 25 (16.23%) Investment Banking
18 25 (16.23%) .NET Framework
18 25 (16.23%) T-SQL
19 24 (15.58%) Guice
19 24 (15.58%) TestNG
19 24 (15.58%) Mockito
20 23 (14.94%) DevExpress

WinForms
Co-occurring 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 (1.95%) Tomcat
1 3 (1.95%) WebLogic
2 2 (1.30%) SharePoint
3 1 (0.65%) Apache Spark
3 1 (0.65%) Confluence
3 1 (0.65%) IIS
3 1 (0.65%) MQSeries
3 1 (0.65%) SAS
Applications
1 17 (11.04%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (3.25%) Microsoft Office
Business Applications
1 26 (16.88%) ION MarketView
2 1 (0.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 3 (1.95%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (0.65%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 64 (41.56%) SQL Server
2 19 (12.34%) SQL Server 2008
3 9 (5.84%) Oracle Database
3 9 (5.84%) Relational Database
4 8 (5.19%) Oracle Database 11g
5 6 (3.90%) RDBMS
6 5 (3.25%) SQL Server Integration Services
7 4 (2.60%) SQL Server Reporting Services
8 3 (1.95%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (1.95%) Sybase ASE
9 2 (1.30%) Apache Cassandra
9 2 (1.30%) HBase
9 2 (1.30%) OLAP
9 2 (1.30%) QlikView
9 2 (1.30%) SQL Server 2012
9 2 (1.30%) SQL Server Analysis Services
10 1 (0.65%) Impala
10 1 (0.65%) Oracle Database 12c
10 1 (0.65%) Power BI
10 1 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 27 (17.53%) JUnit
2 24 (15.58%) Mockito
2 24 (15.58%) TestNG
3 15 (9.74%) Team Foundation Server
4 8 (5.19%) Visual Studio
5 6 (3.90%) NUnit
6 5 (3.25%) Moq
7 4 (2.60%) Git (software)
7 4 (2.60%) Maven
7 4 (2.60%) Rhino Mocks
8 3 (1.95%) ClearCase
8 3 (1.95%) EasyMock
8 3 (1.95%) ERwin
8 3 (1.95%) Log4Net
8 3 (1.95%) Sonatype Nexus
8 3 (1.95%) Subversion
9 2 (1.30%) TeamCity
9 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio Team System
9 2 (1.30%) Visual Studio Tools for Office
9 2 (1.30%) WiX
General
1 79 (51.30%) Finance
2 46 (29.87%) Banking
3 38 (24.68%) Front Office
4 25 (16.23%) Investment Banking
5 5 (3.25%) Back Office
6 2 (1.30%) Financial Institution
6 2 (1.30%) Law
6 2 (1.30%) Marketing
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Legal
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.65%) Prime Brokerage
7 1 (0.65%) Retail
7 1 (0.65%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 138 (89.61%) Developer
2 109 (70.78%) C# Developer
3 59 (38.31%) .NET Developer
4 55 (35.71%) WinForms Developer
5 41 (26.62%) C# .NET Developer
6 28 (18.18%) Java Developer
7 27 (17.53%) C# GUI Developer
7 27 (17.53%) GUI Developer
8 22 (14.29%) Java GUI Developer
9 21 (13.64%) C# WPF Developer
9 21 (13.64%) WPF Developer
10 20 (12.99%) Senior Developer
11 18 (11.69%) C# Developer - Electronic Trading
11 18 (11.69%) Electronic Trading Developer
12 17 (11.04%) Electronic Trading Java Developer
13 14 (9.09%) Senior C# Developer
14 10 (6.49%) Analyst
14 10 (6.49%) Front Office Developer
15 9 (5.84%) SQL Developer
16 8 (5.19%) C++ Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 93 (60.39%) .NET
2 78 (50.65%) WPF
3 35 (22.73%) ASP.NET
4 27 (17.53%) WCF
5 25 (16.23%) .NET Framework
6 24 (15.58%) Guice
7 14 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (6.49%) jQuery
9 9 (5.84%) HTML
9 9 (5.84%) Web Services
10 7 (4.55%) ASP.NET Web Forms
10 7 (4.55%) HTML5
10 7 (4.55%) XML
11 6 (3.90%) AngularJS
12 5 (3.25%) CSS
12 5 (3.25%) Entity Framework
12 5 (3.25%) NHibernate
12 5 (3.25%) SOAP
13 4 (2.60%) Ajax
13 4 (2.60%) Ninject
Miscellaneous
1 22 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 19 (12.34%) Equities
3 14 (9.09%) Client/Server
4 13 (8.44%) N-Tier
5 8 (5.19%) Analytical Skills
5 8 (5.19%) Derivative
6 7 (4.55%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
6 7 (4.55%) Greenfield Project
7 6 (3.90%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (3.25%) Computer Science
8 5 (3.25%) Equity Derivative
8 5 (3.25%) Reinsurance
9 4 (2.60%) Data Structures
9 4 (2.60%) Hedge funds
10 3 (1.95%) Algorithms
10 3 (1.95%) Swaptions
10 3 (1.95%) User Experience
11 2 (1.30%) Exotic Derivative
11 2 (1.30%) Interest Rate Derivative
12 1 (0.65%) Credit Derivative
Operating Systems
1 37 (24.03%) Windows
2 6 (3.90%) Linux
3 3 (1.95%) Solaris
4 2 (1.30%) Windows 10
5 1 (0.65%) Unix
5 1 (0.65%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 49 (31.82%) TDD
2 47 (30.52%) SDLC
3 41 (26.62%) Electronic Trading
4 36 (23.38%) Multithreading
5 28 (18.18%) Dependency Injection
6 27 (17.53%) Multithreaded Programming
7 25 (16.23%) Agile Software Development
8 22 (14.29%) MVC
9 18 (11.69%) OO
10 12 (7.79%) Test Automation
11 10 (6.49%) Continuous Integration
11 10 (6.49%) OOD
11 10 (6.49%) Scrum
12 8 (5.19%) Mathematics
12 8 (5.19%) Web Development
13 7 (4.55%) OOP
13 7 (4.55%) Risk Management
13 7 (4.55%) SOA
13 7 (4.55%) Use Case
14 6 (3.90%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 138 (89.61%) C#
2 77 (50.00%) SQL
3 49 (31.82%) Java
4 27 (17.53%) VB.NET
5 25 (16.23%) T-SQL
6 22 (14.29%) JavaScript
7 21 (13.64%) VB
8 16 (10.39%) VBA
9 15 (9.74%) C++
10 11 (7.14%) VB6
11 7 (4.55%) Shell Script
12 6 (3.90%) PL/SQL
12 6 (3.90%) Python
13 4 (2.60%) Perl
13 4 (2.60%) PowerShell
14 3 (1.95%) C
14 3 (1.95%) TypeScript
14 3 (1.95%) XAML
15 2 (1.30%) Bash Shell
16 1 (0.65%) Scala
Qualifications
1 9 (5.84%) Degree
2 2 (1.30%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (3.90%) GAAP
2 5 (3.25%) MiFID
3 3 (1.95%) QA
4 1 (0.65%) EMIR
4 1 (0.65%) Solvency II
System Software
1 1 (0.65%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (1.30%) Nagios
1 2 (1.30%) Opsview
2 1 (0.65%) Opscode Chef
Vendors
1 26 (16.88%) ION Trading
2 23 (14.94%) DevExpress
2 23 (14.94%) TIBCO
3 22 (14.29%) Syncfusion
4 20 (12.99%) Oracle
5 19 (12.34%) Microsoft
6 16 (10.39%) Sybase
7 6 (3.90%) Infragistics
7 6 (3.90%) Reuters
8 5 (3.25%) Bloomberg
9 3 (1.95%) Sun
10 2 (1.30%) Murex
10 2 (1.30%) Splunk
11 1 (0.65%) Atlassian
11 1 (0.65%) IBM
11 1 (0.65%) SAP
11 1 (0.65%) Tableau
11 1 (0.65%) Teradata
London
ComputAppoint
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Kingston Upon Thames, Surrey
ARC IT Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £450 - £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Oliver Bernard
Rate: £550 - £650 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
London
AMS contingency
Posted: 19 days ago