The first table below looks at the demand 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 9 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Birmingham region.

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
9 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Mobile
Rank 56 53 55
Rank change year-on-year
-3 +2
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 1 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 0.15% 0.35% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.69% 1.64% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Average daily rate
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- £298 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -25.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £315 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
- -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £36.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- +2.85%
Operating Systems Category
Birmingham
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
144 122 133
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Birmingham 21.33% 21.48% 20.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 58 52
Average daily rate £313 £325 £183
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +77.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £125 £176 £148
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £450 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 9 15
Average hourly rate £12.25 £16.25 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-24.61% -27.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.00 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £37.00 £33.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -8.57%
Windows Mobile
West Midlands

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 9 July 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 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) AccuRev
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) HTML5
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (50.00%) WURFL
2 1 (50.00%) CSS3
2 1 (50.00%) BlackBerry OS
2 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) HTML
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
2 1 (50.00%) .NET
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (50.00%) CSS
2 1 (50.00%) XML
2 1 (50.00%) XSLT
2 1 (50.00%) XHTML
2 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) SOA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco

Windows Mobile
Top Related IT Skills in Birmingham by Category

For the 6 months to 9 July 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 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (50.00%) JIRA
General
1 1 (50.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Developer
1 1 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (50.00%) .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) HTML5
1 1 (50.00%) CSS3
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
1 1 (50.00%) ASP.NET
1 1 (50.00%) CSS
1 1 (50.00%) XML
1 1 (50.00%) XSLT
1 1 (50.00%) XHTML
1 1 (50.00%) Ajax
1 1 (50.00%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) WURFL
1 1 (50.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 1 (50.00%) BlackBerry OS
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Web Application Development
1 1 (50.00%) SOA
1 1 (50.00%) SEO
1 1 (50.00%) TDD
1 1 (50.00%) Document Management
1 1 (50.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C#
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) AccuRev
1 1 (50.00%) Cisco
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) HP