The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 25 July 2016 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
25 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 134 126 106
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Contract jobs citing WinForms 4 12 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.16% 0.38% 0.98%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 1.88% 3.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 12
Median daily rate £300 £363 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% +3.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £330 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £384 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £325 £308
% change year-on-year
-3.07% +5.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £44.88 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £47.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.78% +35.71%
WinForms
UK

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 Scotland region.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
626 638 763
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.48% 20.01% 27.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 380 304 428
Median daily rate £348 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.57% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 6 4
Median hourly rate £42.50 £36.25 £42.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.24% -13.69%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £40.00 £34.75
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +15.10%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Scotland 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 Scotland

WinForms
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WinForms Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

WinForms
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

WinForms Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

WinForms
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 25 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Edinburgh - 4 £300 - 1
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 25 July 2016, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) Windows
3 8 (72.73%) WPF
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
4 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Software
4 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
4 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (63.64%) MSI
4 7 (63.64%) VBScript
4 7 (63.64%) XML
4 7 (63.64%) XSD
5 6 (54.55%) .NET
6 5 (45.45%) Change Management
6 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
6 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
6 5 (45.45%) Prototyping
6 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
7 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
7 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
7 4 (36.36%) OO
8 3 (27.27%) VMware
8 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
8 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
8 3 (27.27%) SQL
8 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
8 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
9 2 (18.18%) Release Management
9 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (45.45%) SQL Server
2 4 (36.36%) Crystal Reports
3 3 (27.27%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (18.18%) RDBMS
4 2 (18.18%) Relational Database
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (9.09%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (63.64%) MSI
2 3 (27.27%) Visual Studio
3 2 (18.18%) Eclipse
3 2 (18.18%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (18.18%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (54.55%) Developer
2 5 (45.45%) Software Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Development Engineer
3 4 (36.36%) Software Development Engineer
4 3 (27.27%) .NET Developer
5 2 (18.18%) Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) .NET Software Developer
6 1 (9.09%) Tools Developer
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (72.73%) WPF
2 7 (63.64%) XML
2 7 (63.64%) XSD
3 6 (54.55%) .NET
4 2 (18.18%) .NET Framework
4 2 (18.18%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (63.64%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 9 (81.82%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Windows Server
3 7 (63.64%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Change Management
1 5 (45.45%) Performance Management
1 5 (45.45%) Prototyping
1 5 (45.45%) Unit Testing
2 4 (36.36%) OO
3 3 (27.27%) Performance Testing
4 2 (18.18%) Agile Software Development
4 2 (18.18%) Configuration Management
4 2 (18.18%) OOD
4 2 (18.18%) Project Management
4 2 (18.18%) Refactoring
4 2 (18.18%) Release Management
4 2 (18.18%) Test Scripting
4 2 (18.18%) Web Development
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow
4 2 (18.18%) Workflow Management
5 1 (9.09%) ERP
5 1 (9.09%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 11 (100.00%) C#
2 7 (63.64%) PowerShell
2 7 (63.64%) VBScript
3 3 (27.27%) SQL
3 3 (27.27%) VB.NET
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) C++
4 2 (18.18%) COBOL
4 2 (18.18%) Java
4 2 (18.18%) PL/1
4 2 (18.18%) T-SQL
4 2 (18.18%) VB
5 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) SC Cleared
1 4 (36.36%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) Degree
System Software
1 3 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (27.27%) VMware
2 2 (18.18%) DevExpress
2 2 (18.18%) Oracle