The table below looks at the statistics for the Windows 8 Developer role in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows 8 Developer in their job title over the 3 months to 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows 8 Developer
Rank 575 573 539
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -34
Contract jobs requiring a Windows 8 Developer 5 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.006% 0.005%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.011% 0.006% 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£313 £375 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-16.66% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £303 £375 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £375 £323
UK excluding London average daily rate - £375 £300
% change year-on-year
- +25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the England region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
46773 47492 40766
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 92.39% 92.43% 92.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 28857 29311 23960
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £233 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £346
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +1.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1840 1929 2115
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -4.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% -2.85%

Windows 8 Developer
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows 8 Developer in the job title across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Job Titles category.

Windows 8 Developer Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows 8 Developer
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows 8 Developer across the England region.

Windows 8 Developer Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows 8 Developer
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Windows 8 Developer in their job title 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 with Windows 8 Developer in their job title.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 8
3 6 (66.67%) C#
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Phone 8
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Phone
4 4 (44.44%) Mobile Development
5 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
6 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
6 2 (22.22%) C++
6 2 (22.22%) SQLite
6 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
7 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
7 1 (11.11%) BDD
7 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
7 1 (11.11%) Android
7 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
7 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
7 1 (11.11%) Internet
7 1 (11.11%) Project Management
7 1 (11.11%) XAML
7 1 (11.11%) Publishing
7 1 (11.11%) Objective-C
7 1 (11.11%) TDD
7 1 (11.11%) Subversion
7 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
7 1 (11.11%) User Experience
7 1 (11.11%) WinRT

Windows 8 Developer
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region that cited Windows 8 Developer in their job title 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 with Windows 8 Developer in their job title. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
General
1 1 (11.11%) Publishing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) WPF
1 1 (11.11%) WinRT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Mobile App
2 1 (11.11%) User Experience
2 1 (11.11%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (88.89%) Windows 8
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Phone 8
3 4 (44.44%) Windows Phone
4 3 (33.33%) Windows Mobile
5 2 (22.22%) Apple iOS
6 1 (11.11%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Mobile Development
2 2 (22.22%) iOS Development
2 2 (22.22%) Image Processing
3 1 (11.11%) BDD
3 1 (11.11%) Android Development
3 1 (11.11%) Project Management
3 1 (11.11%) TDD
3 1 (11.11%) Software Engineering
3 1 (11.11%) Unit Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (22.22%) C++
3 1 (11.11%) XAML
3 1 (11.11%) Objective-C