The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Glasgow region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 60 61 61
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing WinForms 15 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 1.72% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 5.23% 0.47% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £500 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £310 £300
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £36.75 £36.50
% change year-on-year
-4.76% +0.68%
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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 Glasgow region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
287 214 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 32.99% 32.42% 20.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 98 97
Average daily rate £375 £313 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £240 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the Glasgow region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinForms Jobs Demand Trend in Glasgow

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in Glasgow

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Glasgow

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms.

1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 21 (95.45%) .NET
3 17 (77.27%) WPF
4 14 (63.64%) Windows
5 13 (59.09%) Banking
6 10 (45.45%) SQL
6 10 (45.45%) Microsoft
7 9 (40.91%) Shell Script
7 9 (40.91%) UNIX
7 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
7 9 (40.91%) MVVM
7 9 (40.91%) LINQ
7 9 (40.91%) WCF
7 9 (40.91%) Multithreading
8 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
8 7 (31.82%) Java
9 5 (22.73%) KDB
10 4 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
10 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
10 4 (18.18%) Algorithmic Trading
10 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
10 4 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
10 4 (18.18%) Front Office
10 4 (18.18%) Equities
11 3 (13.64%) Finance
11 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
12 2 (9.09%) MVC
12 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
12 2 (9.09%) Degree
12 2 (9.09%) Computer Science

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Glasgow region citing WinForms also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinForms. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (9.09%) InfoPath
2 1 (4.55%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (22.73%) KDB
2 4 (18.18%) SQL Server
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 13 (59.09%) Banking
2 4 (18.18%) Front Office
3 3 (13.64%) Finance
Job Titles
1 22 (100.00%) Developer
2 19 (86.36%) C# Developer
3 17 (77.27%) WPF Developer
4 4 (18.18%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) .NET Developer
5 3 (13.64%) Software Developer
6 2 (9.09%) Programmer
6 2 (9.09%) C# Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Consultant
7 1 (4.55%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (4.55%) Software Programmer
7 1 (4.55%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (4.55%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (95.45%) .NET
2 17 (77.27%) WPF
3 9 (40.91%) LINQ
3 9 (40.91%) .NET Framework
3 9 (40.91%) WCF
4 3 (13.64%) ASP.NET
5 2 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
6 1 (4.55%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 4 (18.18%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (18.18%) Equities
1 4 (18.18%) Visualisation
2 2 (9.09%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 14 (63.64%) Windows
2 9 (40.91%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (40.91%) Multithreading
1 9 (40.91%) MVVM
2 7 (31.82%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (18.18%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (18.18%) Algorithmic Trading
4 2 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 2 (9.09%) MVC
5 1 (4.55%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (45.45%) SQL
3 9 (40.91%) Shell Script
4 7 (31.82%) Java
5 1 (4.55%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (9.09%) Degree
Vendors
1 10 (45.45%) Microsoft