Period
to 19 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 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 19 November 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)
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
19 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 13 13 26
Rank change year-on-year 0 +13 -10
Contract jobs citing WinForms 15 10 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 18.07% 10.10% 0.65%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 34.09% 35.71% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 11 5 1
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £360 £425 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.29% -10.53% +13.10%
10th Percentile £319 £321 £463
90th Percentile £380 £438 £488
Staffordshire median daily rate £355 £375 £393
% change year-on-year -5.33% -4.46% +22.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate - - -

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 Stoke-on-Trent with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Stoke-on-Trent
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 44 28 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 53.01% 28.28% 23.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 14 29
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £363 £363 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.54% -10.34%
10th Percentile £319 £281 £188
90th Percentile £389 £438 £395
Staffordshire median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year +7.14% +2.94% -3.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £55.00 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year +22.22% - -

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

Job postings citing WinForms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Stoke-on-Trent

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Stoke-on-Trent

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in Stoke-on-Trent

For the 6 months to 19 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing WinForms also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 15 (100.00%) VB.NET
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
1 15 (100.00%) C#
2 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
3 13 (86.67%) SQL
4 11 (73.33%) WPF
5 10 (66.67%) Degree
5 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
5 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
6 9 (60.00%) JIRA
6 9 (60.00%) AccuRev
6 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (60.00%) NoSQL
7 7 (46.67%) RESTful
7 7 (46.67%) Web Services
8 4 (26.67%) MVC
9 2 (13.33%) WCF
9 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
9 2 (13.33%) Back Office
9 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
9 2 (13.33%) Microsoft
9 2 (13.33%) Internet
9 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
9 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
9 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
10 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
10 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
10 1 (6.67%) Coaching
10 1 (6.67%) Decision-Making
10 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Stoke-on-Trent 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (13.33%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (93.33%) SQL Server
2 9 (60.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (13.33%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (6.67%) RDBMS
4 1 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 9 (60.00%) AccuRev
1 9 (60.00%) JIRA
General
1 2 (13.33%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (86.67%) Developer
2 12 (80.00%) .NET Developer
3 11 (73.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 11 (73.33%) C# Developer
4 5 (33.33%) Software Developer
4 5 (33.33%) VB.NET Developer
5 4 (26.67%) .NET Software Developer
5 4 (26.67%) C# VB.NET Developer
6 3 (20.00%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (13.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
7 2 (13.33%) WinForms Developer
8 1 (6.67%) .NET Software Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) Backend Developer
8 1 (6.67%) C# Software Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) Software Engineer
8 1 (6.67%) Technical Leader
8 1 (6.67%) VB.NET Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (100.00%) .NET
2 11 (73.33%) WPF
3 7 (46.67%) RESTful
3 7 (46.67%) Web Services
4 2 (13.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (13.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (6.67%) Self-Motivation
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) E-Commerce
2 9 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (26.67%) MVC
4 2 (13.33%) Software Engineering
4 2 (13.33%) Web Application Development
5 1 (6.67%) Coaching
5 1 (6.67%) Decision-Making
5 1 (6.67%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 15 (100.00%) C#
1 15 (100.00%) VB.NET
2 13 (86.67%) SQL
3 2 (13.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (66.67%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (13.33%) Microsoft