The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 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 Phone over the 3 months to 4 August 2015 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
4 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 201 186 208
Rank change year-on-year
-15 +22
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 5 8 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.087% 0.14% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.41% 0.62% 1.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 11
Average daily rate
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£143 £298 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-52.10% -28.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £172 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £169 £320 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £306 £290
% change year-on-year
+30.61% +5.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.20 - £23.00
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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 City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1209 1288 1461
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 20.92% 22.35% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 943 987
Average daily rate £425 £395 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.59% -1.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 55 83
Average hourly rate £19.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.42% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £32.75 £45.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.40%

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

Windows Phone
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 Phone across the City of London region.

Windows Phone Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Lync
3 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
3 5 (62.50%) Mac OS X
3 5 (62.50%) Apple
4 4 (50.00%) McAfee
4 4 (50.00%) ITIL
4 4 (50.00%) MCP
4 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
4 4 (50.00%) Identity Management
4 4 (50.00%) VPN
4 4 (50.00%) DNS
4 4 (50.00%) Cisco
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (50.00%) Dell
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 4 (50.00%) MCSA
4 4 (50.00%) ADSL
4 4 (50.00%) LAN
4 4 (50.00%) WLAN
4 4 (50.00%) WAN
4 4 (50.00%) DHCP
4 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
4 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills

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

For the 6 months to 4 August 2015, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 5 (62.50%) Lync
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) TCP/IP
2 4 (50.00%) VPN
2 4 (50.00%) DNS
2 4 (50.00%) ADSL
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WLAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) DHCP
3 1 (12.50%) HTTP
3 1 (12.50%) Cisco IOS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Cucumber
1 1 (12.50%) Calabash
General
1 4 (50.00%) Publishing
2 1 (12.50%) Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Investment Banking
2 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
4 1 (12.50%) Junior
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mid-Level C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mid-Level .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Junior C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Mid-Level C# .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (12.50%) .NET Developer
4 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) HTML
1 1 (12.50%) .NET
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
1 1 (12.50%) CSS
1 1 (12.50%) SOAP
1 1 (12.50%) Web Services
1 1 (12.50%) WCF
1 1 (12.50%) WPF
1 1 (12.50%) jQuery
1 1 (12.50%) RESTful
1 1 (12.50%) HTML5
1 1 (12.50%) CSS3
1 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
1 4 (50.00%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (25.00%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) Client/Server
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Android
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 5 (62.50%) Mac OS X
4 4 (50.00%) Windows 8
5 3 (37.50%) Apple iOS
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 4 (50.00%) ITIL
1 4 (50.00%) PRINCE2
2 3 (37.50%) Service Management
2 3 (37.50%) Functional Testing
2 3 (37.50%) Software Deployment
3 1 (12.50%) Android Development
3 1 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 1 (12.50%) Line Management
3 1 (12.50%) MVC
3 1 (12.50%) Scrum
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Asset Management
3 1 (12.50%) Multithreading
3 1 (12.50%) BDD
3 1 (12.50%) SOA
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) C#
2 1 (12.50%) C++
2 1 (12.50%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) MCP
1 4 (50.00%) MCSA
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) QA
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Apple
2 4 (50.00%) McAfee
2 4 (50.00%) Polycom
2 4 (50.00%) Cisco
2 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Dell
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
3 3 (37.50%) ServiceNow