The first table below looks at the prevalence of the term Pocket PC in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Pocket PC over the 3 months to 18 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 terms in our Miscellaneous category for the England 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Pocket PC
Rank - 502 -
Contract jobs citing Pocket PC 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - 0.002% -
As % of the Miscellaneous category - 0.009% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Miscellaneous Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Miscellaneous category
13400 11240 14111
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 26.10% 26.08% 25.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 8401 6937 8355
Average daily rate £425 £425 £430
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -1.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £625
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £340 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.47% -2.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 540 572 723
Average hourly rate £19.50 £22.00 £24.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.36% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.42 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.57 £42.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% -16.00%
Pocket PC
UK

Pocket PC
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Pocket PC across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Miscellaneous category.

Pocket PC Jobs Demand Trend in England

Pocket PC
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Pocket PC across the England region.

Pocket PC Daily Rate Trend in England

Pocket PC
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Pocket PC across the England region.

Pocket PC Hourly Rate Trend in England

Pocket PC
Top 21 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Pocket PC 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 Pocket PC.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows CE
3 7 (77.78%) C#
3 7 (77.78%) C++
3 7 (77.78%) SQL
3 7 (77.78%) .NET
3 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
3 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
3 7 (77.78%) PDA
3 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
3 7 (77.78%) JIRA
3 7 (77.78%) WCF
3 7 (77.78%) SQLite
3 7 (77.78%) Mobile App
3 7 (77.78%) Embedded C++
3 7 (77.78%) Scrum
3 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (77.78%) Subversion
4 1 (11.11%) Wireless
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management

Pocket PC
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Pocket PC 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 Pocket PC. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (77.78%) SQL Server
1 7 (77.78%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (77.78%) Visual Studio
1 7 (77.78%) JIRA
1 7 (77.78%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Mobile Developer
1 7 (77.78%) Windows Mobile Developer
1 7 (77.78%) C# Developer
2 2 (22.22%) Configuration Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (77.78%) .NET
1 7 (77.78%) .NET Framework
1 7 (77.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) PDA
1 7 (77.78%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (77.78%) Scrum
1 7 (77.78%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (77.78%) C#
1 7 (77.78%) C++
1 7 (77.78%) SQL
1 7 (77.78%) Embedded C++