The first table below looks at the demand 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 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category for the Glasgow region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 52 59 59
Rank change year-on-year
+7 0
Contract jobs citing WinForms 17 11 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 2.11% 1.40% 0.24%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 6.25% 3.78% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 0
Average daily rate
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£375 £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £320 £300
% change year-on-year
-3.12% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £39.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Glasgow
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
272 291 154
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Glasgow 33.71% 37.07% 18.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 129 118 83
Average daily rate £350 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £475 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
+3.84% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £34.00 £32.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +3.81%
WinForms
Scotland

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 25 July 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 20 (100.00%) C#
2 19 (95.00%) .NET
3 15 (75.00%) WPF
4 12 (60.00%) Windows
5 10 (50.00%) Banking
6 9 (45.00%) Multithreading
7 8 (40.00%) SQL
7 8 (40.00%) Microsoft
8 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
8 7 (35.00%) UNIX
8 7 (35.00%) Java
8 7 (35.00%) MVVM
8 7 (35.00%) LINQ
8 7 (35.00%) WCF
8 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
10 5 (25.00%) KDB
11 4 (20.00%) Algorithmic Trading
11 4 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
11 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
11 4 (20.00%) Front Office
11 4 (20.00%) Equities
11 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
11 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
11 4 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
12 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
12 3 (15.00%) Finance
13 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
13 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
13 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Glasgow by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 (10.00%) InfoPath
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (25.00%) KDB
2 4 (20.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (10.00%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (5.00%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Analysis Services
General
1 10 (50.00%) Banking
2 4 (20.00%) Front Office
3 3 (15.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 20 (100.00%) Developer
2 17 (85.00%) C# Developer
3 15 (75.00%) WPF Developer
4 4 (20.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) .NET Developer
5 3 (15.00%) Software Developer
6 2 (10.00%) Programmer
6 2 (10.00%) C# Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Software Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Consultant
7 1 (5.00%) .NET Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) WinForms Developer
7 1 (5.00%) Software Programmer
7 1 (5.00%) C# ASP.NET Developer
7 1 (5.00%) C# Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) .NET
2 15 (75.00%) WPF
3 7 (35.00%) LINQ
3 7 (35.00%) WCF
4 6 (30.00%) .NET Framework
5 4 (20.00%) ASP.NET
6 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
7 1 (5.00%) Reactive Extensions
Miscellaneous
1 4 (20.00%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 4 (20.00%) Equities
1 4 (20.00%) Visualisation
2 2 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 12 (60.00%) Windows
2 7 (35.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (45.00%) Multithreading
2 7 (35.00%) MVVM
2 7 (35.00%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (20.00%) Data Visualisation
3 4 (20.00%) Algorithmic Trading
4 3 (15.00%) Unit Testing
5 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 1 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (5.00%) Continuous Integration
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 8 (40.00%) SQL
3 7 (35.00%) Shell Script
3 7 (35.00%) Java
4 1 (5.00%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 8 (40.00%) Microsoft