The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Phone 8 over the 3 months to 30 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 8 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
Windows Phone 8
Cambridgeshire

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

Operating Systems Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
70 135 150
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 20.00% 26.32% 30.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 82 86
Median daily rate £350 £339 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.32% +0.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £190 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £415 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 6 27
Median hourly rate £17.25 £37.50 £27.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-54.00% +36.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £15.80 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.45 £60.00 £57.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%