The table below looks at the statistics for WinForms skills in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 123 124 112
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -12
Contract jobs citing WinForms 9 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.35% 0.15% 0.043%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.43% 0.63% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Average daily rate £328 £206 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+58.78% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-1.53% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.00 £34.00 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -6.20%
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
631 636 616
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 24.76% 23.41% 26.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 350 371 324
Average daily rate £363 £375 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +16.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £280 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £463 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 12
Average hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-50.00% +38.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.25 £34.00 £33.00
% change year-on-year
+15.44% +3.03%

WinForms
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinForms across the Scotland region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinForms within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Renfrewshire - 7 £336 -
Edinburgh -15 2 £318 +53.93%
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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%) WPF
3 16 (80.00%) Unit Testing
4 15 (75.00%) PowerShell
4 15 (75.00%) VBScript
4 15 (75.00%) Windows
4 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
5 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
5 14 (70.00%) MSI
5 14 (70.00%) XML
5 14 (70.00%) XSD
6 12 (60.00%) .NET
6 12 (60.00%) Performance Management
6 12 (60.00%) Change Management
7 11 (55.00%) VMware
7 11 (55.00%) Performance Testing
7 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
7 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
8 10 (50.00%) Oracle
9 9 (45.00%) Web Development
10 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
10 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
11 7 (35.00%) OO
11 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
11 7 (35.00%) Project Management
11 7 (35.00%) C
11 7 (35.00%) PL/1
11 7 (35.00%) VB.NET

WinForms
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 10 (50.00%) Relational Database
3 8 (40.00%) RDBMS
4 2 (10.00%) DB2
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 1 (5.00%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 14 (70.00%) MSI
2 7 (35.00%) Eclipse
2 7 (35.00%) Visual Studio
3 3 (15.00%) NUnit
4 1 (5.00%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (5.00%) Selenium
General
1 2 (10.00%) Banking
1 2 (10.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (55.00%) Developer
2 6 (30.00%) Development Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Software Development Engineer
2 6 (30.00%) Software Engineer
3 4 (20.00%) C# Developer
3 4 (20.00%) Tools Developer
4 3 (15.00%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) .NET Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Applications Developer
5 2 (10.00%) Software Developer
5 2 (10.00%) WPF Developer
6 1 (5.00%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# Application Developer
6 1 (5.00%) C# WPF Developer
6 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Developer
6 1 (5.00%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (95.00%) WPF
2 14 (70.00%) XML
2 14 (70.00%) XSD
3 12 (60.00%) .NET
4 2 (10.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET
4 2 (10.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (10.00%) Ext JS
4 2 (10.00%) HTML
4 2 (10.00%) RESTful
4 2 (10.00%) SOAP
4 2 (10.00%) WCF
4 2 (10.00%) Web Services
5 1 (5.00%) AngularJS
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (5.00%) CSS
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 14 (70.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 15 (75.00%) Windows
1 15 (75.00%) Windows Server
1 15 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (10.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (80.00%) Unit Testing
2 12 (60.00%) Change Management
2 12 (60.00%) Performance Management
3 11 (55.00%) Performance Testing
4 9 (45.00%) Web Development
5 7 (35.00%) Configuration Management
5 7 (35.00%) OO
5 7 (35.00%) Project Management
5 7 (35.00%) Test Scripting
6 2 (10.00%) Database Optimisation
6 2 (10.00%) MVC
6 2 (10.00%) TDD
7 1 (5.00%) Performance Tuning
7 1 (5.00%) Service Management
7 1 (5.00%) Test Automation
7 1 (5.00%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 15 (75.00%) VBScript
3 7 (35.00%) C
3 7 (35.00%) C++
3 7 (35.00%) COBOL
3 7 (35.00%) Java
3 7 (35.00%) PL/1
3 7 (35.00%) VB.NET
4 4 (20.00%) SQL
5 2 (10.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (10.00%) Perl
5 2 (10.00%) Shell Script
5 2 (10.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (5.00%) REXX
6 1 (5.00%) Tcl
Qualifications
1 8 (40.00%) Security Cleared
2 7 (35.00%) Degree
2 7 (35.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 11 (55.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (15.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 1 (5.00%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (55.00%) VMware
2 10 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (15.00%) HP
4 2 (10.00%) Sybase
5 1 (5.00%) Microsoft
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