Period
to 25 July 2017

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 6 months to 25 July 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
6 months to
25 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 153 200 186
Rank change year-on-year +47 -14 -26
Contract jobs citing WinForms 14 11 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.33% 0.20% 0.30%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 1.15% 0.90% 1.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 9
Scotland median daily rate £375 £298 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +26.05% -18.49% +4.29%
10th Percentile £350 £267 £330
90th Percentile £406 £336 £390
UK median daily rate £425 £405 £378
% change year-on-year +4.94% +7.28% +7.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £44.88 -
UK median hourly rate £41.25 £39.25 £39.00
% change year-on-year +5.10% +0.64% +11.43%

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 1219 1222 1262
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 28.91% 22.23% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 783 716 658
Scotland median daily rate £375 £363 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.45% -3.33% +4.17%
10th Percentile £288 £260 £263
90th Percentile £500 £484 £488
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 14 18
Scotland median hourly rate £43.39 £35.75 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.37% -10.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £14.49 £13.65 £28.05
90th Percentile £48.22 £42.63 £51.50
UK median hourly rate £40.50 £37.00 £37.00
% change year-on-year +9.46% - +5.71%

WinForms
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

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 6 months to 25 July 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh +30 11 £385 +28.33% 1
Glasgow - 3 £350 -
WinForms
UK

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 13 (92.86%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
2 9 (64.29%) .NET
3 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
3 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
4 7 (50.00%) Oracle
4 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
5 6 (42.86%) OO
5 6 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
6 5 (35.71%) Finance
6 5 (35.71%) Scrum
6 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
7 4 (28.57%) MVC
7 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
7 4 (28.57%) SDLC
7 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
8 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
8 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
8 3 (21.43%) Back Office
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
8 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
8 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
9 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
9 2 (14.29%) Kanban
9 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
9 2 (14.29%) Web Services
10 1 (7.14%) XML
10 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
10 1 (7.14%) N-Tier

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 4 (28.57%) SQL Server
2 3 (21.43%) Data Warehouse
2 3 (21.43%) RDBMS
2 3 (21.43%) Relational Database
3 2 (14.29%) Oracle Database
4 1 (7.14%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 7 (50.00%) Visual Studio
2 6 (42.86%) Oracle Forms
3 5 (35.71%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Finance
2 3 (21.43%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 13 (92.86%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (35.71%) Oracle Developer
3 5 (35.71%) PL/SQL Developer
3 5 (35.71%) SQL Developer
4 2 (14.29%) Applications 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
5 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) WinForms Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (64.29%) .NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET MVC
2 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (14.29%) Web Services
4 1 (7.14%) ADO.NET
4 1 (7.14%) WCF
4 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (28.57%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (42.86%) OO
3 5 (35.71%) Scrum
4 4 (28.57%) MVC
4 4 (28.57%) SDLC
5 2 (14.29%) Kanban
6 1 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 1 (7.14%) Continuous Integration
6 1 (7.14%) Fund Management
6 1 (7.14%) Investment Management
6 1 (7.14%) OOD
6 1 (7.14%) SOLID
6 1 (7.14%) TDD
6 1 (7.14%) Test Automation
6 1 (7.14%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 13 (92.86%) C#
2 9 (64.29%) SQL
3 8 (57.14%) PL/SQL
4 2 (14.29%) VB.NET
5 1 (7.14%) T-SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.14%) QA
Vendors
1 7 (50.00%) Oracle
2 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
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