The first table below looks at the demand for Windows CE skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows CE over the 3 months to 16 April 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 East Midlands 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
16 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows CE (WinCE)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Windows CE 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £250 £325
% change year-on-year
+15.00% -23.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £32.50 £14.75 £28.50
% change year-on-year
+120.33% -48.24%
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
351 283 281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 21.68% 21.57% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 103 118
Average daily rate £225 £295 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.72% -9.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £70 £175 £169
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £448
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.40% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 60 50
Average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £11.45 £8.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £72.50 £27.65 £57.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows CE
England

Windows CE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Windows CE Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Windows CE
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows CE across the East Midlands region.

Windows CE Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows CE
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows CE across the East Midlands region.

Windows CE Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Windows CE
Top 15 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Windows CE 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 CE.

1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) ISEB
2 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
2 2 (66.67%) Scrum
2 2 (66.67%) Selenium
2 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 2 (66.67%) C
3 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
3 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
3 1 (33.33%) WinForms
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (33.33%) EPoS

Windows CE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 16 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands region citing Windows CE 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 CE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 2 (66.67%) Selenium
1 2 (66.67%) Team Foundation Server
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Test Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) C# Developer
2 1 (33.33%) WinForms Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (33.33%) EPoS
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Automated Testing
1 2 (66.67%) Scrum
1 2 (66.67%) Test Automation
2 1 (33.33%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) C++
2 2 (66.67%) C
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) ISEB