Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for WinForms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WinForms over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows Forms (WinForms)
Scotland > Edinburgh
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 134 92 135
Rank change year-on-year -42 +43 -44
Contract jobs citing WinForms 6 8 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 0.21% 0.45% 0.066%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.86% 1.50% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 2
Edinburgh median daily rate £393 £345 £318
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.77% +8.66% -9.29%
10th Percentile £329 £338 £306
90th Percentile £418 £353 £335
Scotland median daily rate £393 £348 £330
% change year-on-year +12.95% +5.30% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Edinburgh median hourly rate - £46.13 -
Scotland median hourly rate - £46.13 -

WinForms is in the Software Libraries and Frameworks category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Edinburgh with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills.

All Software Libraries and Frameworks
Edinburgh
Contract vacancies with a requirement for technical specification, industry standards, software libraries and framework skills 698 532 702
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh 24.32% 30.11% 23.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 419 351 406
Edinburgh median daily rate £375 £388 £393
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.23% -1.27% +4.67%
10th Percentile £275 £285 £275
90th Percentile £533 £513 £538
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 3
Edinburgh median hourly rate £30.00 £52.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -42.31% +108.00% -44.44%
Scotland median hourly rate £24.00 £45.00 £40.19
% change year-on-year -46.67% +11.97% +0.48%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Edinburgh

Job postings citing WinForms as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Edinburgh.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Edinburgh

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WinForms in Edinburgh.

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in Edinburgh

WinForms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Edinburgh region with a requirement for WinForms.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 4 (66.67%) WPF
4 3 (50.00%) JSON
4 3 (50.00%) Oracle
4 3 (50.00%) Web Services
4 3 (50.00%) XML
4 3 (50.00%) Windows
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
5 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
5 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) Open Source
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
5 2 (33.33%) BDD
5 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
5 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
5 2 (33.33%) LESS
5 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
5 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (33.33%) Redmine
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
5 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
5 2 (33.33%) OO
5 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 2 (33.33%) Project Management
5 2 (33.33%) XSLT
5 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
5 2 (33.33%) CSS

WinForms
Co-occurring IT Skills in Edinburgh 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 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (33.33%) JIRA
1 2 (33.33%) NUnit
1 2 (33.33%) Redmine
1 2 (33.33%) SpecFlow
2 1 (16.67%) Oracle Forms
2 1 (16.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (16.67%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
4 1 (16.67%) .NET Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Oracle Developer
4 1 (16.67%) PL/SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Software Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 4 (66.67%) WPF
3 3 (50.00%) JSON
3 3 (50.00%) Web Services
3 3 (50.00%) XML
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Framework
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (33.33%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (33.33%) CSS
4 2 (33.33%) HTML
4 2 (33.33%) LESS
4 2 (33.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (33.33%) WCF
4 2 (33.33%) XSLT
5 1 (16.67%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 1 (16.67%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
2 2 (33.33%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (33.33%) BDD
2 2 (33.33%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (33.33%) Data Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 2 (33.33%) MVC
2 2 (33.33%) OO
2 2 (33.33%) Open Source
2 2 (33.33%) Project Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 2 (33.33%) Software Engineering
2 2 (33.33%) Test Automation
2 2 (33.33%) Visualisation
2 2 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (16.67%) Integration Testing
3 1 (16.67%) Scrum
3 1 (16.67%) SOLID
3 1 (16.67%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 4 (66.67%) SQL
3 3 (50.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (33.33%) T-SQL
4 2 (33.33%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) PowerShell
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft