The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Mobile skills in IT contracts advertised for the Birmingham region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Mobile over the 3 months to 22 September 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Mobile
Rank 60 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 1.17% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 5.70% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 7 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £13.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -71.11%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Birmingham region.

Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
158 152 102
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 20.60% 23.21% 15.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 98 49
Average daily rate £338 £280 £270
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.53% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £142 £145 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £436 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
- +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 15 7
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.98 £15.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.11% -6.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £10.00 £12.49
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.50 £18.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+4.51% -8.82%

Windows Mobile
Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

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

Windows Mobile Jobs Demand Trend in Birmingham

Windows Mobile
Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

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

Windows Mobile Daily Rate Trend in Birmingham

Windows Mobile
Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Mobile across the Birmingham region.

Windows Mobile Hourly Rate Trend in Birmingham

Windows Mobile
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Birmingham

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Windows Mobile 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 Mobile.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) C#
2 10 (90.91%) .NET
3 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
3 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
3 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
3 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 9 (81.82%) JIRA
3 9 (81.82%) WCF
3 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
3 9 (81.82%) Mobile App
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Phone
4 8 (72.73%) Mobile Application Development
4 8 (72.73%) Windows Phone 8
4 8 (72.73%) Pocket PC
4 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
4 8 (72.73%) C++
4 8 (72.73%) Subversion
4 8 (72.73%) Windows CE
4 8 (72.73%) Scrum
4 8 (72.73%) Embedded C++
5 2 (18.18%) Android
5 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
6 1 (9.09%) CSS
6 1 (9.09%) HTML
6 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
6 1 (9.09%) XML
6 1 (9.09%) XSLT
6 1 (9.09%) VB.NET

Windows Mobile
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Birmingham region citing Windows Mobile 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 Mobile. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) MS Exchange
1 1 (9.09%) Exchange Server 2010
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (81.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 9 (81.82%) JIRA
2 8 (72.73%) Visual Studio
2 8 (72.73%) Subversion
General
1 1 (9.09%) Games
Job Titles
1 10 (90.91%) Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Mobile Developer
2 9 (81.82%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (27.27%) Applications Developer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (9.09%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (90.91%) .NET
2 9 (81.82%) WCF
3 8 (72.73%) Web Services
4 2 (18.18%) ASP.NET
5 1 (9.09%) CSS
5 1 (9.09%) HTML
5 1 (9.09%) XML
5 1 (9.09%) XSLT
5 1 (9.09%) XHTML
5 1 (9.09%) Ajax
5 1 (9.09%) jQuery
5 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (9.09%) HTML5
5 1 (9.09%) CSS3
Miscellaneous
1 9 (81.82%) Mobile App
2 8 (72.73%) Pocket PC
3 1 (9.09%) WURFL
3 1 (9.09%) N-Tier
3 1 (9.09%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (81.82%) Windows 8
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Phone 8
3 8 (72.73%) Windows Phone
3 8 (72.73%) Windows CE
4 2 (18.18%) Android
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
5 1 (9.09%) Apple iOS
5 1 (9.09%) BlackBerry OS
5 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (81.82%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (72.73%) Scrum
2 8 (72.73%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (9.09%) SOA
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) SEO
3 1 (9.09%) TDD
3 1 (9.09%) Document Management
3 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 10 (90.91%) C#
2 9 (81.82%) SQL
3 8 (72.73%) C++
3 8 (72.73%) Embedded C++
4 1 (9.09%) JavaScript
4 1 (9.09%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 9 (81.82%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) HP
2 1 (9.09%) AccuRev
2 1 (9.09%) Cisco