The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 1 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
1 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Scotland / Edinburgh
Rank 69 90 81
Rank change year-on-year
+21 -9
Contract jobs citing WinForms 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.24% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.74% 0.55% 0.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Median daily rate - £318 £206
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +53.93%
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £318 £314
% change year-on-year
+10.23% +1.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £37.00 £38.25
% change year-on-year
- -3.26%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
272 361 263
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 32.77% 25.14% 19.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 203 194 163
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £310 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £448
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 4
Median hourly rate £52.17 - £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.75 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +10.71%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Edinburgh region citing WinForms as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinForms across the Edinburgh region.

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 1 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 7 (100.00%) VB
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 6 (85.71%) OO
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
3 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 5 (71.43%) Integration Testing
3 5 (71.43%) System Testing
3 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 5 (71.43%) SpecFlow
3 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Management
3 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
3 5 (71.43%) Entity Framework
3 5 (71.43%) Change Control
3 5 (71.43%) Secure Coding
4 2 (28.57%) DevExpress
4 2 (28.57%) WCF
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
4 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
5 1 (14.29%) OOD
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow
5 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
5 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 5 (71.43%) Oracle Database
2 2 (28.57%) Crystal Reports
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle Forms
1 5 (71.43%) SpecFlow
2 1 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Senior Software Engineer
1 5 (71.43%) Software Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Crystal Reports Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Report Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) SQL Developer
3 1 (14.29%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
2 5 (71.43%) Entity Framework
3 2 (28.57%) WCF
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (85.71%) OO
2 5 (71.43%) Change Control
2 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
2 5 (71.43%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (71.43%) Integration Testing
2 5 (71.43%) Secure Coding
2 5 (71.43%) Software Engineering
2 5 (71.43%) System Testing
2 5 (71.43%) TDD
3 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (14.29%) OOD
3 1 (14.29%) Refactoring
3 1 (14.29%) Release Management
3 1 (14.29%) SDLC
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow
3 1 (14.29%) Workflow Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) SQL
1 7 (100.00%) VB
2 2 (28.57%) T-SQL
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Oracle
2 2 (28.57%) DevExpress