The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 23 April 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)
North West / Manchester
3 months to
23 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 76 - 93
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing WinForms 13 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.91% - 0.43%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.65% - 1.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 0 4
Median daily rate £375 - £338
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £302
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £315 £300
% change year-on-year +17.06% +5.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year -4.45% +15.44%  

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 Manchester with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Manchester
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 491 457 384
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 34.48% 25.17% 23.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 330 304 238
Median daily rate £360 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.00% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £280 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £475 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 1 3
Median hourly rate £40.00 £17.30 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +131.21% -53.86%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.50 £17.30 £32.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £17.30 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £38.00 £36.38
% change year-on-year +9.21% +4.46%  

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Manchester 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 Manchester

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in Manchester

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in Manchester over the 3 months to 23 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WinForms in Manchester

WinForms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms in Manchester

For the 6 months to 23 April 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 Manchester region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) WPF
3 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
4 9 (69.23%) SQL
4 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (61.54%) WCF
5 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
6 7 (53.85%) Degree
6 7 (53.85%) JIRA
6 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
6 7 (53.85%) AccuRev
6 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
6 7 (53.85%) MVC
7 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2000
7 5 (38.46%) C#
7 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
8 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
8 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
8 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
8 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
9 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
9 2 (15.38%) Back Office
10 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
10 1 (7.69%) HTML
10 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
10 1 (7.69%) COM
10 1 (7.69%) CSS
10 1 (7.69%) Windows
10 1 (7.69%) OO
10 1 (7.69%) Mentoring

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 11 (84.62%) SQL Server
2 8 (61.54%) NoSQL
3 5 (38.46%) SQL Server 2000
4 3 (23.08%) RDBMS
4 3 (23.08%) Relational Database
4 3 (23.08%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (53.85%) AccuRev
1 7 (53.85%) JIRA
General
1 2 (15.38%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Developer
2 5 (38.46%) Software Developer
3 4 (30.77%) Technical Leader
4 1 (7.69%) .NET Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Full Stack Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Developer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Automation Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (100.00%) .NET
2 12 (92.31%) WPF
3 8 (61.54%) WCF
4 5 (38.46%) .NET Framework
5 1 (7.69%) COM
5 1 (7.69%) CSS
5 1 (7.69%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (7.69%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (69.23%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (53.85%) E-Commerce
2 7 (53.85%) MVC
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Testing
3 1 (7.69%) Coaching
3 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
3 1 (7.69%) OO
3 1 (7.69%) Software Engineering
3 1 (7.69%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) SQL
2 5 (38.46%) C#
3 2 (15.38%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
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