The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for WinForms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 29 March 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)
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 97 108 89
Rank change year-on-year +11 -19  
Contract jobs citing WinForms 2 8 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.15% 0.41% 1.20%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.41% 1.28% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 7 13
Median daily rate £340 £295 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.25% -9.23%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £305 £315
% change year-on-year +14.75% -3.17%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year - +9.55%  

WinForms is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 487 624 572
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 36.26% 32.00% 31.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 355 457 350
Median daily rate £375 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.25% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £516 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 5
Median hourly rate £22.50 £9.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +150.00% -77.50%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £38.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year +7.89% +5.55%  

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire citing WinForms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in West Yorkshire

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in West Yorkshire

WinForms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms in West Yorkshire

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the West Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 29 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
Leeds +1 1 £340 +15.25% 1
Bradford - 1 £340 - 2
Halifax - 1 £400 - 1
WinForms
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 29 March 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (50.00%) Subversion
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
2 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) YouTrack
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) ReSharper
1 1 (50.00%) Subversion
1 1 (50.00%) TeamCity
1 1 (50.00%) YouTrack
General
1 1 (50.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (50.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (50.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (50.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) WCF
2 1 (50.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (50.00%) AngularJS
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (50.00%) Automated Testing
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (50.00%) MVC
2 1 (50.00%) Scrum
2 1 (50.00%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) DevExpress
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft