The first table below looks at the demand for WinRT 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 WinRT 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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards 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
WinRT
Rank - 219 -
Contract jobs citing WinRT 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.014% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - 0.048% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £400 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £450 -
% change year-on-year
-41.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
1680 2091 2194
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 29.16% 29.50% 28.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1253 1610 1717
Average daily rate £438 £420 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -1.17%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £308 £275 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 20 15
Average hourly rate £45.00 £42.50 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +30.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-2.85% +7.69%
WinRT
London

WinRT
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinRT across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinRT Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WinRT
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 WinRT 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 WinRT.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) HTML
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) XAML
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 2 (66.67%) WPF
2 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Blend
2 2 (66.67%) HTML5
2 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
2 2 (66.67%) REST
2 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (33.33%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) XNA

WinRT
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 WinRT 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 WinRT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Blend
2 1 (33.33%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Silverlight Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Silverlight Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior Developer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Development Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Senior C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) HTML
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
1 2 (66.67%) WPF
1 2 (66.67%) Silverlight
1 2 (66.67%) HTML5
1 2 (66.67%) REST
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) XNA
2 1 (33.33%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) ASP.NET
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Computer Science
1 2 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (33.33%) Animation
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Phone
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 8
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 7
3 1 (33.33%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Mac OS
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) UNIX
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) MVVM
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
2 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
2 1 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
2 1 (33.33%) TDD
2 1 (33.33%) Pair Programming
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) XAML
3 1 (33.33%) C
3 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
3 1 (33.33%) Ruby
3 1 (33.33%) Java
3 1 (33.33%) C++
3 1 (33.33%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft