Period
to 22 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland 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 22 January 2018 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)
UK > Northern Ireland
6 months to
22 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 70 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - -
Contract jobs citing WinForms 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 0.20% - -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.52% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Northern Ireland median daily rate £400 - -
UK median daily rate £375 £365 £340
% change year-on-year +2.74% +7.35% -9.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £37.25
% change year-on-year +1.18% +14.09% -8.02%

WinForms is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Northern Ireland with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Northern Ireland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 192 76 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Northern Ireland 38.32% 21.71% 27.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 139 34 23
Northern Ireland median daily rate £415 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +20.00%
10th Percentile £312 £263 £313
90th Percentile £475 £425 £473
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Northern Ireland median hourly rate - £12.17 -
UK median hourly rate £40.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Northern Ireland

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in Northern Ireland

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in Northern Ireland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Northern Ireland region over the 6 months to 22 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
County Antrim - 1 £400 - 5
WinForms
UK

For the 6 months to 22 January 2018, 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 Northern Ireland region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) ProC
1 1 (100.00%) Infragistics
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Core

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Northern Ireland 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
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) ProC
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Applications Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Core
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Task Parallel Library
1 1 (100.00%) Unity DI Container
1 1 (100.00%) WCF
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Derivative
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Inversion of Control
1 1 (100.00%) Memory Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) SOA
1 1 (100.00%) TDD
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Infragistics