The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Phone over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 with a comparison to the same period in 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 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 126 130 114
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -16
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 2 6 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.080% 0.21% 0.41%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.39% 1.04% 1.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 5
Average daily rate £253 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.66% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £231 £127 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £405 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £318 £323 £250
% change year-on-year
-1.55% +29.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £42.00 £45.60 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% +75.38%
Windows Phone
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
507 577 565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 20.30% 20.43% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 294 286 280
Average daily rate £375 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £444
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £338 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.40% +5.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 27 41 42
Average hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.15% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £13.65 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £36.00 £24.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.80 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Phone across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Windows Phone
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Phone across the Berkshire region.

Windows Phone Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Windows Phone
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 29 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Wokingham - 2 £253 -
Windows Phone
South East

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Windows Phone also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Phone.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 2 (50.00%) Mitel
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Email Filtering
2 2 (50.00%) Web Filtering
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
3 1 (25.00%) Skype
3 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
3 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
3 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
3 1 (25.00%) SQL
3 1 (25.00%) Web Services
3 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (25.00%) BCP
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
3 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
3 1 (25.00%) RESTful
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 April 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Windows Phone also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Windows Phone. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) Office 365
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (50.00%) VPN
2 1 (25.00%) Skype
2 1 (25.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Developer
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Programmer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa
1 1 (25.00%) Cocoa Touch
1 1 (25.00%) RESTful
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Android
2 2 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Email Filtering
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Kalman Filter
1 2 (50.00%) Web Filtering
2 1 (25.00%) BCP
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
2 1 (25.00%) Change Management
2 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (25.00%) Incident Management
2 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
2 1 (25.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (25.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) Apple Swift
1 1 (25.00%) Objective-C
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) Mitel