The median contractor rate for a WinForms Developer was £396 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

The first table below provides contractor rate benchmarking and summary statistics including a comparison to 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.

3 months to
26 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
WinForms Developer
UK
Rank 566 611 585
Rank change year-on-year +45 -26  
Contract jobs requiring a WinForms Developer 43 30 38
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.096% 0.056% 0.071%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.10% 0.059% 0.075%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 24 30
Median daily rate £396 £324 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.39% -13.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £283 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £675 £375 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £306 £300
% change year-on-year +22.44% +2.08%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £37.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 -

The next table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all job roles in contract job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such, the figures in the first row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

Contract IT Job Roles
UK
Contract job vacancies with a job title containing a recognized job role 42399 50658 50465
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 94.80% 95.19% 94.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 27502 32772 30486
Median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £555
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1497 1585 2011
Median hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -5.26% +8.57%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.30 £11.44 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £48.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% +17.64%  

WinForms Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised that featured WinForms Developer in the job title.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms Developer in the UK

WinForms Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms Developer in the UK

WinForms Developer
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WinForms Developer over the 3 months to 26 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WinForms Developer in the UK

WinForms Developer
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms Developer in the UK

WinForms Developer
Top 26 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms Developer within the UK over the 3 months to 26 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +53 43 £396 +18.28% 7
London +39 23 £600 +79.10% 3
South East +38 16 £388 +10.71% 1
Kent +23 14 £393 +12.14%
Maidstone +4 4 £375 +7.14%
City of London +4 4 £320 -26.85% 1
North West +30 2 £323 -
Gatwick - 2 £388 -
West Sussex - 2 £388 -
Yorkshire +15 1 £340 +36.00%
West Yorkshire +14 1 £340 +36.00%
Leeds +9 1 £340 +36.00%
East Midlands 0 1 £340 +18.26%
South West - 1 - - 2
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
South Yorkshire - 1 £340 -
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 - -
Nottinghamshire - 1 £340 -
Liverpool - 1 £295 -
Manchester - 1 £350 -
Merseyside - 1 £295 -
Bradford - 1 £340 -
Gloucester - 1 - -
Nottingham - 1 £340 -
Doncaster - 1 £340 -
Sheffield - 1 £340 -

WinForms Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 March 2017, WinForms Developer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads featuring WinForms Developer in the job title.

1 64 (100.00%) WinForms
2 62 (96.88%) C#
3 51 (79.69%) .NET
4 34 (53.13%) SQL Server
4 34 (53.13%) VB.NET
5 33 (51.56%) WPF
6 28 (43.75%) SQL
7 27 (42.19%) Oracle
8 23 (35.94%) Finance
8 23 (35.94%) WCF
9 20 (31.25%) Banking
10 19 (29.69%) Continuous Integration
11 18 (28.13%) .NET Framework
11 18 (28.13%) Windows
12 17 (26.56%) ReSharper
13 16 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
14 15 (23.44%) MVVM
14 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2008
14 15 (23.44%) Caliburn.Micro
15 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
15 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
15 14 (21.88%) MSBuild
15 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
15 14 (21.88%) Prototyping
15 14 (21.88%) Moq
15 14 (21.88%) DevExpress
15 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
15 14 (21.88%) LINQ
15 14 (21.88%) TDD
15 14 (21.88%) NUnit

WinForms Developer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Applications
1 10 (15.63%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 10 (15.63%) ION MarketView
Database & Business Intelligence
1 34 (53.13%) SQL Server
2 15 (23.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 10 (15.63%) Oracle Database
4 9 (14.06%) Oracle Database 11g
5 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Database 12c
5 1 (1.56%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (1.56%) Relational Database
5 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 17 (26.56%) ReSharper
2 16 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
3 14 (21.88%) Moq
3 14 (21.88%) MSBuild
3 14 (21.88%) NUnit
4 12 (18.75%) JUnit
5 10 (15.63%) Mockito
5 10 (15.63%) TestNG
6 3 (4.69%) Subversion
6 3 (4.69%) TeamCity
6 3 (4.69%) YouTrack
7 2 (3.13%) EasyMock
7 2 (3.13%) Maven
General
1 23 (35.94%) Finance
2 20 (31.25%) Banking
3 11 (17.19%) Front Office
4 9 (14.06%) Back Office
4 9 (14.06%) Investment Banking
5 1 (1.56%) Law
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 64 (100.00%) WinForms
2 51 (79.69%) .NET
3 33 (51.56%) WPF
4 23 (35.94%) WCF
5 18 (28.13%) .NET Framework
6 15 (23.44%) Caliburn.Micro
7 14 (21.88%) ADO.NET
7 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET
7 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET MVC
7 14 (21.88%) ASP.NET Web API
7 14 (21.88%) LINQ
7 14 (21.88%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
8 10 (15.63%) Guice
9 2 (3.13%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (1.56%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.56%) Middleware
10 1 (1.56%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 14 (21.88%) Client/Server
2 3 (4.69%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
3 2 (3.13%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.13%) Equities
3 2 (3.13%) Fixed Income
4 1 (1.56%) Derivative
4 1 (1.56%) Equity Derivative
4 1 (1.56%) Exotic Derivative
4 1 (1.56%) N-Tier
4 1 (1.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 18 (28.13%) Windows
2 1 (1.56%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (29.69%) Continuous Integration
2 15 (23.44%) MVVM
3 14 (21.88%) MVC
3 14 (21.88%) Prototyping
3 14 (21.88%) TDD
3 14 (21.88%) Unit Testing
4 11 (17.19%) Dependency Injection
4 11 (17.19%) Electronic Trading
4 11 (17.19%) Multithreaded Programming
4 11 (17.19%) Multithreading
4 11 (17.19%) SDLC
5 10 (15.63%) Mathematics
6 8 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
7 5 (7.81%) OO
8 3 (4.69%) Automated Testing
8 3 (4.69%) Use Case
9 2 (3.13%) Scrum
10 1 (1.56%) Change Management
10 1 (1.56%) Logistics
10 1 (1.56%) Requirements Analysis
Programming Languages
1 62 (96.88%) C#
2 34 (53.13%) VB.NET
3 28 (43.75%) SQL
4 12 (18.75%) Java
5 11 (17.19%) VB
6 9 (14.06%) VBA
7 1 (1.56%) Bash Shell
7 1 (1.56%) C++
7 1 (1.56%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.56%) Shell Script
7 1 (1.56%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.56%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (6.25%) QA
Vendors
1 27 (42.19%) Oracle
2 14 (21.88%) DevExpress
3 10 (15.63%) ION Trading
3 10 (15.63%) Syncfusion
3 10 (15.63%) TIBCO
4 5 (7.81%) Microsoft
5 3 (4.69%) Sybase
6 1 (1.56%) Bloomberg
6 1 (1.56%) Murex
6 1 (1.56%) Reuters
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