Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 18 November 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 > South East
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 346 369 332
Rank change year-on-year +23 -37 -32
Contract jobs citing WinForms 25 16 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.15% 0.096% 0.34%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.54% 0.36% 1.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 8 54
South East median daily rate £375 £375 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +9.09% +14.58%
10th Percentile £321 £303 £278
90th Percentile £468 £460 £500
England median daily rate £425 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +13.33% - +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
South East median hourly rate - - £47.50
England median hourly rate £42.50 £40.50 £43.75
% change year-on-year +4.94% -7.43% +25.00%

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 the South East with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
South East
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 4592 4495 5143
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 27.50% 26.85% 26.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2839 2738 3321
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +3.90% +6.21%
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £513
England median daily rate £463 £425 £413
% change year-on-year +8.82% +3.03% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 90 129 117
South East median hourly rate £45.00 £41.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.76% +9.33% +15.38%
10th Percentile £14.78 £12.25 £14.90
90th Percentile £50.08 £55.10 £51.35
England median hourly rate £40.00 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +6.67% - +9.49%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

Job postings citing WinForms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the South East.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in the South East

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in the South East

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms in the South East over the 6 months to 18 November 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WinForms in the South East

WinForms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms in the South East

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the South East region over the 6 months to 18 November 2017. 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
Kent -7 6 £363 - 3
Surrey - 6 £391 - 1
Hampshire +17 5 £375 -6.25% 3
Thames Valley -11 4 £338 -10.00% 8
West Sussex - 4 £343 -
Berkshire +12 3 £338 - 4
Buckinghamshire - 1 - - 1
WinForms
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 South East region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 25 (100.00%) C#
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) MVC
2 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
3 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
4 14 (56.00%) SQL
5 13 (52.00%) Windows
5 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
6 12 (48.00%) Unit Testing
6 12 (48.00%) Web Services
7 11 (44.00%) MVVM
8 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
8 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
8 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
8 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
9 9 (36.00%) WCF
9 9 (36.00%) WPF
10 8 (32.00%) LINQ
10 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
10 8 (32.00%) TDD
10 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
10 8 (32.00%) Oracle
10 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
11 7 (28.00%) ADO.NET
11 7 (28.00%) Moq
12 6 (24.00%) MSBuild
12 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
12 6 (24.00%) Prototyping
12 6 (24.00%) Caliburn.Micro
12 6 (24.00%) Client/Server

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 1 (4.00%) BizTalk Server
Cloud Services
1 3 (12.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) Internet
1 2 (8.00%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (60.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database
3 1 (4.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 1 (4.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 10 (40.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 8 (32.00%) Visual Studio
3 7 (28.00%) Moq
4 6 (24.00%) MSBuild
4 6 (24.00%) NUnit
4 6 (24.00%) ReSharper
5 2 (8.00%) Selenium
5 2 (8.00%) SpecFlow
5 2 (8.00%) Visual Studio Team System
6 1 (4.00%) Git (software)
General
1 6 (24.00%) Legal
2 3 (12.00%) Finance
3 2 (8.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 23 (92.00%) Developer
2 18 (72.00%) .NET Developer
3 15 (60.00%) C# Developer
4 12 (48.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 6 (24.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior .NET Developer
6 4 (16.00%) Senior Developer
7 3 (12.00%) SQL Developer
8 2 (8.00%) .NET Web Developer
8 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Azure Developer
8 2 (8.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
8 2 (8.00%) C# Web Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Software Engineer
8 2 (8.00%) SQL Server Developer
8 2 (8.00%) Web Developer
8 2 (8.00%) WinForms Developer
9 1 (4.00%) .NET Software Developer
9 1 (4.00%) C# Software Developer
9 1 (4.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (100.00%) .NET
2 16 (64.00%) ASP.NET
3 13 (52.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 12 (48.00%) Web Services
5 10 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
6 9 (36.00%) WCF
6 9 (36.00%) WPF
7 8 (32.00%) LINQ
8 7 (28.00%) ADO.NET
9 6 (24.00%) Caliburn.Micro
9 6 (24.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
10 4 (16.00%) .NET Framework
10 4 (16.00%) HTML
11 2 (8.00%) Ajax
11 2 (8.00%) Entity Framework
11 2 (8.00%) Gherkin
11 2 (8.00%) Mason
11 2 (8.00%) REST
12 1 (4.00%) jQuery
12 1 (4.00%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Client/Server
2 3 (12.00%) Greenfield Project
2 3 (12.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (8.00%) iPad
4 1 (4.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.00%) Fintech
4 1 (4.00%) N-Tier
4 1 (4.00%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 13 (52.00%) Windows
2 6 (24.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (64.00%) MVC
2 12 (48.00%) Unit Testing
3 11 (44.00%) MVVM
4 10 (40.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) Continuous Integration
5 8 (32.00%) TDD
6 6 (24.00%) Prototyping
6 6 (24.00%) Scrum
7 4 (16.00%) Performance Testing
7 4 (16.00%) Software Engineering
7 4 (16.00%) System Testing
8 3 (12.00%) SOLID
8 3 (12.00%) Workflow
9 2 (8.00%) Configuration Management
9 2 (8.00%) Document Management
9 2 (8.00%) iOS Development
9 2 (8.00%) Microservices
9 2 (8.00%) OO
9 2 (8.00%) Test Automation
9 2 (8.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 25 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (56.00%) SQL
3 10 (40.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (16.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (4.00%) PL/SQL
5 1 (4.00%) T-SQL
5 1 (4.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (32.00%) Oracle
2 1 (4.00%) Xamarin