Period
to 19 November 2017

The median contractor rate for a WinForms Developer was £358 per day in advertised job vacancies during the 6 months to 19 November 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.

WinForms Developer
UK
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 799 859 806
Rank change year-on-year +60 -53 -50
Contract jobs requiring a WinForms Developer 76 37 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.075% 0.035% 0.075%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.079% 0.037% 0.079%
Number of daily rates quoted 74 26 71
UK median daily rate £358 £315 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.49% -5.97% +0.75%
10th Percentile £300 £305 £263
90th Percentile £625 £361 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £323 £325
% change year-on-year +5.43% -0.77% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £42.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.50 -

The following table is for comparison with the above and includes summary statistics for all contract IT job vacancies. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title that can be normalized. As such, the figures in the second row provide an indication of the number of contract jobs in our overall sample.

All Contract IT Job Vacancies
UK
Contract vacancies in the UK with a recognized job title 96141 99356 108750
% of contract IT jobs with a recognized job title 94.81% 94.76% 94.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 63392 64835 69190
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £260 £250 £250
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £392 £375
% change year-on-year +2.17% +4.41% +3.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2869 3292 4137
UK median hourly rate £18.70 £18.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.89% - +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.96 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £47.38 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50

WinForms Developer
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings that featured WinForms Developer in the job title as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 19 November 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 contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms Developer.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms Developer in the UK

WinForms Developer
Top 11 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 6 months to 19 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
England +62 73 £365 +15.87% 6
London +8 58 £575 +82.54% 4
UK excluding London +31 18 £340 +5.43% 2
Midlands +36 9 £340 -
West Midlands - 7 £275 -
North of England +57 6 £340 +5.43%
Yorkshire +21 4 £340 +7.94%
Scotland -3 3 £325 -5.80%
North West +25 2 £363 -
East Midlands +10 2 £340 -
South East - 2 £336 - 1

WinForms Developer Skill Set
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 November 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 76 (100.00%) WinForms
2 74 (97.37%) C#
3 53 (69.74%) .NET
4 40 (52.63%) SQL
5 33 (43.42%) SQL Server
6 31 (40.79%) Front Office
7 30 (39.47%) Finance
7 30 (39.47%) VB.NET
8 27 (35.53%) Banking
9 26 (34.21%) Electronic Trading
10 22 (28.95%) Windows
11 21 (27.63%) VB
11 21 (27.63%) Investment Banking
12 19 (25.00%) WPF
12 19 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 17 (22.37%) VBA
13 17 (22.37%) Java
14 15 (19.74%) Oracle
14 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Excel
14 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
15 14 (18.42%) SDLC
16 13 (17.11%) Fixed Income
16 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
16 13 (17.11%) Oracle Database
16 13 (17.11%) Mathematics
16 13 (17.11%) Oracle Database 11g
16 13 (17.11%) .NET Framework
17 11 (14.47%) TDD
17 11 (14.47%) Equities
17 11 (14.47%) OO

WinForms Developer Skill Set
Co-occurring 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 15 (19.74%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 6 (7.89%) ION MarketView
Communications & Networking
1 3 (3.95%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 33 (43.42%) SQL Server
2 19 (25.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 13 (17.11%) Oracle Database
3 13 (17.11%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 2 (2.63%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.32%) Blockchain
5 1 (1.32%) Crystal Reports
5 1 (1.32%) NoSQL
5 1 (1.32%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 6 (7.89%) JUnit
1 6 (7.89%) Mockito
1 6 (7.89%) TestNG
2 4 (5.26%) ReSharper
2 4 (5.26%) Subversion
2 4 (5.26%) TeamCity
2 4 (5.26%) YouTrack
3 2 (2.63%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (2.63%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.32%) AccuRev
4 1 (1.32%) JIRA
General
1 31 (40.79%) Front Office
2 30 (39.47%) Finance
3 27 (35.53%) Banking
4 21 (27.63%) Investment Banking
5 5 (6.58%) Back Office
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 76 (100.00%) WinForms
2 53 (69.74%) .NET
3 19 (25.00%) WPF
4 13 (17.11%) .NET Framework
5 9 (11.84%) WCF
6 6 (7.89%) Guice
7 4 (5.26%) ASP.NET
8 3 (3.95%) Web Services
9 2 (2.63%) ASP.NET Web Forms
9 2 (2.63%) HTML
9 2 (2.63%) HTML5
9 2 (2.63%) TIBCO EMS
10 1 (1.32%) ASP.NET MVC
10 1 (1.32%) CSS
10 1 (1.32%) CSS3
10 1 (1.32%) Entity Framework
10 1 (1.32%) FIX Protocol
10 1 (1.32%) JSON
10 1 (1.32%) LINQ
10 1 (1.32%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.11%) Fixed Income
2 11 (14.47%) Equities
3 9 (11.84%) N-Tier
4 8 (10.53%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (5.26%) Derivative
6 3 (3.95%) Client/Server
6 3 (3.95%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (3.95%) Greenfield Project
7 2 (2.63%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
7 2 (2.63%) Hedge funds
8 1 (1.32%) Equity Derivative
Operating Systems
1 22 (28.95%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (34.21%) Electronic Trading
2 15 (19.74%) Agile Software Development
3 14 (18.42%) SDLC
4 13 (17.11%) Mathematics
4 13 (17.11%) Test Automation
5 11 (14.47%) OO
5 11 (14.47%) TDD
6 9 (11.84%) Dependency Injection
7 8 (10.53%) Migration
7 8 (10.53%) Multithreading
7 8 (10.53%) OOD
7 8 (10.53%) Risk Management
8 6 (7.89%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (7.89%) Multithreaded Programming
9 5 (6.58%) MVC
9 5 (6.58%) Unit Testing
10 4 (5.26%) SOLID
10 4 (5.26%) Use Case
11 3 (3.95%) Mentoring
12 2 (2.63%) Portfolio Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (97.37%) C#
2 40 (52.63%) SQL
3 30 (39.47%) VB.NET
4 21 (27.63%) VB
5 17 (22.37%) Java
5 17 (22.37%) VBA
6 6 (7.89%) T-SQL
7 5 (6.58%) JavaScript
7 5 (6.58%) VB6
8 2 (2.63%) C++
9 1 (1.32%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (5.26%) QA
2 1 (1.32%) MiFID
Vendors
1 15 (19.74%) Oracle
2 11 (14.47%) Sybase
3 8 (10.53%) DevExpress
4 6 (7.89%) ION Trading
4 6 (7.89%) TIBCO
5 4 (5.26%) Microsoft
5 4 (5.26%) Syncfusion
6 1 (1.32%) Infragistics