Period
to 23 July 2017

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 6 months to 23 July 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
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 117 - 137
Rank change year-on-year - +137 -29
Contract jobs citing WinForms 19 0 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.68% - 0.25%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 2.01% - 1.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 0 5
Manchester median daily rate £375 - £325
10th Percentile £333 - £295
90th Percentile £525 - £365
North West median daily rate £375 £275 £325
% change year-on-year +36.36% -15.38% -13.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate £42.50 £32.13 -
% change year-on-year +32.30% - -

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 946 964 751
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Manchester 33.79% 26.21% 23.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 629 667 492
Manchester median daily rate £375 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +7.14% +7.69%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £256
90th Percentile £510 £513 £525
North West median daily rate £400 £375 £380
% change year-on-year +6.67% -1.32% +11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 6 8
Manchester median hourly rate £40.00 £32.25 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +24.03% -16.77% +34.78%
10th Percentile £14.75 £16.15 £25.10
90th Percentile £47.25 £43.25 £41.13
North West median hourly rate £40.00 £36.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year +11.11% -4.00% +15.57%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing WinForms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

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 6 months to 23 July 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 July 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 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) WPF
3 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
4 13 (68.42%) SQL
5 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (57.89%) NoSQL
6 10 (52.63%) AccuRev
6 10 (52.63%) Degree
6 10 (52.63%) JIRA
6 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
6 10 (52.63%) WCF
6 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
7 9 (47.37%) C#
7 9 (47.37%) MVC
8 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2000
8 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
9 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
10 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
10 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
10 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
10 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
11 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
11 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
11 3 (15.79%) Back Office
12 2 (10.53%) OO
13 1 (5.26%) TDD
13 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
13 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
13 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
13 1 (5.26%) HTML

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 14 (73.68%) SQL Server
2 11 (57.89%) NoSQL
3 7 (36.84%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (21.05%) RDBMS
4 4 (21.05%) Relational Database
5 3 (15.79%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (52.63%) AccuRev
1 10 (52.63%) JIRA
General
1 3 (15.79%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (68.42%) Developer
2 7 (36.84%) Software Developer
3 4 (21.05%) .NET Developer
3 4 (21.05%) Desktop Support
3 4 (21.05%) Technical Leader
4 2 (10.53%) WinForms Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Applications Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# Developer
5 1 (5.26%) C# VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Full Stack Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Lead Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Developer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Automation Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Test Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Test Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) VB.NET Developer
5 1 (5.26%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (100.00%) .NET
2 17 (89.47%) WPF
3 10 (52.63%) WCF
4 7 (36.84%) .NET Framework
5 1 (5.26%) COM
5 1 (5.26%) CSS
5 1 (5.26%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 10 (52.63%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 1 (5.26%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (57.89%) Agile Software Development
2 10 (52.63%) E-Commerce
3 9 (47.37%) MVC
4 4 (21.05%) Web Application Development
5 3 (15.79%) Test Automation
6 2 (10.53%) OO
7 1 (5.26%) Coaching
7 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
7 1 (5.26%) Pair Programming
7 1 (5.26%) Software Engineering
7 1 (5.26%) TDD
7 1 (5.26%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (68.42%) SQL
2 9 (47.37%) C#
3 5 (26.32%) VB.NET
4 1 (5.26%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 10 (52.63%) Degree
2 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
Vendors
1 4 (21.05%) Microsoft
Manchester, Lancashire
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Manchester, Lancashire
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