The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for WinForms skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WinForms over the 3 months to 25 April 2017 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)
UK / Scotland
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 100 132 126
Rank change year-on-year +32 -6  
Contract jobs citing WinForms 8 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.42% 0.24% 0.23%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.45% 1.18% 1.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 3
Median daily rate £375 £298 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.05% -18.49%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £279 £343
10% offered a daily rate of more than £399 £325 £373
UK excluding London median daily rate £369 £314 £300
% change year-on-year +17.52% +4.58%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £37.50 £39.25 £34.00
% change year-on-year -4.45% +15.44%  

WinForms is in the industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills.

Contract Software Library & Framework Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for industry standards, technical specifications and software library and framework skills 551 595 623
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 28.85% 20.26% 20.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 364 335 354
Median daily rate £370 £350 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.71% -6.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £288 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 6 12
Median hourly rate £45.31 £25.50 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +77.68% -36.25%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.50 £37.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year +10.66% +3.44%  

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland citing WinForms as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

Job vacancy trend for WinForms in Scotland

WinForms
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinForms in Scotland

WinForms
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinForms 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 April 2017. 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 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 - 5 £375 - 1
Glasgow - 3 £350 -
WinForms
UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 2017, 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 14 (100.00%) C#
2 12 (85.71%) .NET
3 10 (71.43%) SQL
4 9 (64.29%) Oracle
5 8 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
6 7 (50.00%) OO
7 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
8 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
8 5 (35.71%) Change Control
8 5 (35.71%) SpecFlow
8 5 (35.71%) Secure Coding
8 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Management
8 5 (35.71%) TDD
8 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
8 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
8 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
8 5 (35.71%) System Testing
8 5 (35.71%) MVC
8 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
8 5 (35.71%) Windows
8 5 (35.71%) VB
8 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
9 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
9 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
9 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
9 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
9 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
9 4 (28.57%) Back Office
9 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API

WinForms
Co-occurring 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (42.86%) Oracle Database
2 5 (35.71%) SQL Server
3 4 (28.57%) Data Warehouse
4 2 (14.29%) RDBMS
4 2 (14.29%) Relational Database
5 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (57.14%) Oracle Forms
2 5 (35.71%) SpecFlow
3 4 (28.57%) Visual Studio
4 2 (14.29%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (28.57%) Back Office
2 1 (7.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (64.29%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Senior Software Engineer
3 5 (35.71%) Software Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Oracle Developer
4 2 (14.29%) PL/SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) SQL Developer
5 1 (7.14%) .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior .NET Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# .NET Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior C# Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Software Developer
5 1 (7.14%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (85.71%) .NET
2 5 (35.71%) .NET Framework
2 5 (35.71%) Entity Framework
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET MVC
3 4 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
4 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 5 (35.71%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) OO
2 5 (35.71%) Change Control
2 5 (35.71%) Configuration Management
2 5 (35.71%) Infrastructure Management
2 5 (35.71%) Integration Testing
2 5 (35.71%) MVC
2 5 (35.71%) Secure Coding
2 5 (35.71%) Software Engineering
2 5 (35.71%) System Testing
2 5 (35.71%) TDD
3 4 (28.57%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (21.43%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Scrum
6 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
6 1 (7.14%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 14 (100.00%) C#
2 10 (71.43%) SQL
3 5 (35.71%) VB
4 4 (28.57%) PL/SQL
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
5 1 (7.14%) VB.NET
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 9 (64.29%) Oracle
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