The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Mobile skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Mobile over the 3 months to 1 August 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 City of London 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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Mobile
Rank 188 216 214
Rank change year-on-year
+28 -2
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 4 4 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.069% 0.056% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.27% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 11
Average daily rate
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£239 £325 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.53% -23.52%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £192 £325 £313
10% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £325 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
+4.61% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.75 £45.00
% change year-on-year
- -38.33%
Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1285 1461 1547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.30% 20.61% 19.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 986 982
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £220 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £546
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
-3.84% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 55 84 89
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.65 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.75 £45.40 £27.54
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows Mobile
London

Windows Mobile
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Mobile Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows Mobile
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Mobile Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows Mobile
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Mobile Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

Windows Mobile
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Android
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
4 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
4 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 8 (61.54%) iPhone
4 8 (61.54%) VMware
4 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
5 7 (53.85%) Information Security
5 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
5 7 (53.85%) IP Telephony
5 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (53.85%) Service Management
5 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (53.85%) McAfee
5 7 (53.85%) BCP
5 7 (53.85%) Blackberry
5 7 (53.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 7 (53.85%) ITIL
5 7 (53.85%) Cisco
5 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
6 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
7 2 (15.38%) Apple
7 2 (15.38%) HTML
7 2 (15.38%) Finance
8 1 (7.69%) Law
8 1 (7.69%) Legal
8 1 (7.69%) Migration
8 1 (7.69%) Wyse
8 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator

Windows Mobile
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 7 (53.85%) Exchange Server 2010
2 7 (53.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.69%) Photoshop
1 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) IP Telephony
2 1 (7.69%) TCP/IP
2 1 (7.69%) VPN
General
1 2 (15.38%) Finance
2 1 (7.69%) Law
2 1 (7.69%) Legal
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Service Desk Analyst
2 7 (53.85%) Service Analyst
3 5 (38.46%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (15.38%) Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Migration Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) JavaScript Developer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior User Experience Designer
5 1 (7.69%) User Experience Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Senior Designer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (7.69%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) CSS3
2 1 (7.69%) AngularJS
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 8 (61.54%) iPhone
2 7 (53.85%) Management Information System
2 7 (53.85%) Blackberry
3 1 (7.69%) PKI
3 1 (7.69%) Smartphone
3 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
3 1 (7.69%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (7.69%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 13 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) Android
3 7 (53.85%) Windows XP
4 3 (23.08%) Apple iOS
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) Information Security
1 7 (53.85%) Service Management
1 7 (53.85%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (53.85%) BCP
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 1 (7.69%) Migration
2 1 (7.69%) Content Management
2 1 (7.69%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (7.69%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) JavaScript
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) C#
1 1 (7.69%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MOS
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
1 8 (61.54%) VMware
2 7 (53.85%) McAfee
2 7 (53.85%) Cisco
3 2 (15.38%) Apple
4 1 (7.69%) Wyse
4 1 (7.69%) Google
4 1 (7.69%) MobileIron
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) Interwoven
4 1 (7.69%) CA
4 1 (7.69%) Nokia