Period
to 21 November 2017

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 21 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)
Staffordshire > Stoke-on-Trent
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 13 24 16
Rank change year-on-year +11 -8 -5
Contract jobs citing WinForms 11 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 11.00% 0.65% 10.29%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 37.93% 2.70% 17.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 6
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £400 £475 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.79% +13.10% +29.23%
10th Percentile £294 £463 £329
90th Percentile £438 £488 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £344 £393 £320
% change year-on-year -12.42% +22.66% -1.54%
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 29 37 41
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Stoke-on-Trent 29.00% 24.18% 60.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 29 32
Stoke-on-Trent median daily rate £350 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -10.34% +11.54%
10th Percentile £283 £188 £263
90th Percentile £438 £395 £430
Staffordshire median daily rate £350 £345 £354
% change year-on-year +1.45% -2.47% +10.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Stoke-on-Trent median hourly rate - - -
Staffordshire median hourly rate £45.00 - £8.00

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 21 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 Stoke-on-Trent region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
1 11 (100.00%) Back Office
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
4 8 (72.73%) WPF
5 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
6 5 (45.45%) VB
6 5 (45.45%) SQL
7 4 (36.36%) Internet
8 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
8 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
8 3 (27.27%) Coaching
9 2 (18.18%) JIRA
9 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
10 1 (9.09%) Windows
10 1 (9.09%) SDLC
10 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project

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 4 (36.36%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (18.18%) JIRA
General
1 11 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) .NET Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# .NET Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Developer
2 5 (45.45%) C# Software Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Developer
3 4 (36.36%) WinForms Developer
4 3 (27.27%) C# VB.NET Developer
4 3 (27.27%) Technical Leader
4 3 (27.27%) VB.NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) VB Developer
6 1 (9.09%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support
6 1 (9.09%) SQL Developer
6 1 (9.09%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 8 (72.73%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (27.27%) Coaching
1 3 (27.27%) Mentoring
1 3 (27.27%) Software Engineering
2 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) VB.NET
3 5 (45.45%) SQL
3 5 (45.45%) VB
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL