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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Forms (WinForms)
Rank 120 119 106
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -13
Contract jobs citing WinForms 4 14 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.18% 0.43% 0.87%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.64% 2.19% 3.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 10
Median daily rate £275 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% -2.85%
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
-6.66% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Median hourly rate £47.25 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £50.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-15.00% +42.85%
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
629 640 757
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 27.78% 19.73% 27.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 384 327 391
Median daily rate £350 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £275 £264
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £450 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £368 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.04% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 7 6
Median hourly rate £42.50 £55.00 £42.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +30.17%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.05 £40.38 £35.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.25 £65.00 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £40.00 £38.89 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.86% +11.10%

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 29 August 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 £275 - 3
WinForms
UK

WinForms
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 9 (100.00%) C#
2 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
3 5 (55.56%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (55.56%) WPF
3 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
4 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
4 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
4 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) OO
4 4 (44.44%) XML
4 4 (44.44%) XSD
4 4 (44.44%) SQL
4 4 (44.44%) VBScript
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (44.44%) MSI
5 3 (33.33%) OOD
5 3 (33.33%) Change Management
5 3 (33.33%) Workflow
5 3 (33.33%) VB
5 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
5 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 3 (33.33%) DevExpress
5 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
5 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
5 3 (33.33%) Release Management
5 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
5 3 (33.33%) WCF
5 3 (33.33%) Performance Management

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 (11.11%) FTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (55.56%) Crystal Reports
1 5 (55.56%) SQL Server
2 4 (44.44%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (11.11%) RDBMS
3 1 (11.11%) Relational Database
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (11.11%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 4 (44.44%) MSI
2 3 (33.33%) Team Foundation Server
3 2 (22.22%) Visual Studio
4 1 (11.11%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 6 (66.67%) Developer
2 4 (44.44%) .NET Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Developer
3 3 (33.33%) Software Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) .NET Software Developer
4 2 (22.22%) Development Engineer
4 2 (22.22%) Software Development Engineer
5 1 (11.11%) Tools Developer
5 1 (11.11%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (66.67%) .NET
2 5 (55.56%) WPF
3 4 (44.44%) XML
3 4 (44.44%) XSD
4 3 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 3 (33.33%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (22.22%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) OO
2 3 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (33.33%) Change Management
2 3 (33.33%) OOD
2 3 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 3 (33.33%) Prototyping
2 3 (33.33%) Refactoring
2 3 (33.33%) Release Management
2 3 (33.33%) Unit Testing
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow
2 3 (33.33%) Workflow Management
3 2 (22.22%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) SDLC
4 1 (11.11%) Configuration Management
4 1 (11.11%) ERP
4 1 (11.11%) Project Management
4 1 (11.11%) Test Scripting
4 1 (11.11%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (44.44%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) SQL
2 4 (44.44%) VBScript
3 3 (33.33%) T-SQL
3 3 (33.33%) VB
4 2 (22.22%) VB.NET
5 1 (11.11%) C
5 1 (11.11%) C++
5 1 (11.11%) COBOL
5 1 (11.11%) Java
5 1 (11.11%) JavaScript
5 1 (11.11%) PL/1
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 3 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (11.11%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (33.33%) DevExpress
2 2 (22.22%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Oracle