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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 140 121 113
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -8
Contract jobs citing WinForms 5 10 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.17% 0.35% 0.42%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.85% 1.68% 1.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £300 £358 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.26% +2.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £278 £342 £262
10% offered a daily rate of more than £320 £384 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £320
% change year-on-year
+4.83% -3.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +11.42%
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
590 594 767
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 20.43% 20.50% 29.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 351 297 486
Median daily rate £350 £352 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.44% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £250 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £470
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 11 6
Median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £32.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% +25.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £32.50 £37.80 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-14.02% +8.00%

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 31 May 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
Renfrewshire -35 4 £286 -23.05%
Edinburgh -16 1 £325 -10.95%
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 16 (100.00%) C#
2 15 (93.75%) WPF
3 14 (87.50%) Windows
3 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
4 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (81.25%) VBScript
4 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
5 12 (75.00%) Unit Testing
5 12 (75.00%) MSI
5 12 (75.00%) XML
5 12 (75.00%) XSD
5 12 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
6 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
7 8 (50.00%) .NET
7 8 (50.00%) Change Management
7 8 (50.00%) Performance Management
7 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
7 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
8 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
8 6 (37.50%) Oracle
8 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
8 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (37.50%) VMware
8 6 (37.50%) Performance Testing
8 6 (37.50%) Web Development
8 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
9 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
9 5 (31.25%) Degree
9 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
9 5 (31.25%) VB.NET

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:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (56.25%) SQL Server
2 6 (37.50%) RDBMS
2 6 (37.50%) Relational Database
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 2 (12.50%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (6.25%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (6.25%) SQL Server Analysis Services
Development Applications
1 12 (75.00%) MSI
2 6 (37.50%) Visual Studio
3 5 (31.25%) Eclipse
4 1 (6.25%) NUnit
4 1 (6.25%) Rhino Mocks
4 1 (6.25%) Selenium
General
1 1 (6.25%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 9 (56.25%) Software Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Development Engineer
2 8 (50.00%) Software Development Engineer
3 7 (43.75%) Developer
4 3 (18.75%) .NET Developer
4 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared Software Engineer
5 2 (12.50%) Tools Developer
6 1 (6.25%) .NET Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Applications Developer
6 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (6.25%) C# Developer
6 1 (6.25%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (93.75%) WPF
2 12 (75.00%) XML
2 12 (75.00%) XSD
3 8 (50.00%) .NET
4 2 (12.50%) .NET Framework
5 1 (6.25%) AngularJS
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET MVC 3
5 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) HTML
5 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
Miscellaneous
1 12 (75.00%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 14 (87.50%) Windows
1 14 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 13 (81.25%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 8 (50.00%) Change Management
2 8 (50.00%) Performance Management
3 6 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 6 (37.50%) Web Development
4 5 (31.25%) Configuration Management
4 5 (31.25%) OO
4 5 (31.25%) Project Management
4 5 (31.25%) Test Scripting
5 1 (6.25%) MVC
5 1 (6.25%) Performance Tuning
5 1 (6.25%) Service Management
5 1 (6.25%) Test Automation
5 1 (6.25%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 16 (100.00%) C#
2 13 (81.25%) PowerShell
2 13 (81.25%) VBScript
3 5 (31.25%) C
3 5 (31.25%) C++
3 5 (31.25%) COBOL
3 5 (31.25%) Java
3 5 (31.25%) PL/1
3 5 (31.25%) VB.NET
4 1 (6.25%) JavaScript
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 8 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (31.25%) Degree
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 6 (37.50%) Oracle
1 6 (37.50%) VMware
2 2 (12.50%) HP