The table below looks at the statistics for Windows CE skills 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 CE over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows CE (WinCE)
Rank 564 544 512
Rank change year-on-year
-20 -32
Contract jobs citing Windows CE 15 9 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.030% 0.019% 0.028%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.14% 0.084% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 5
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£145 £225 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.55% -10.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £273 £294 £250
% change year-on-year
-7.23% +17.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 3
Average hourly rate £35.00 £31.50 £36.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% -12.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £42.00 £36.00
% change year-on-year
-16.66% +16.66%
Windows CE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10969 10762 9218
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.30% 22.43% 21.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 6423 6209 5025
Average daily rate £365 £350 £364
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -3.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £500 £513
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 910 981 950
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.85 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.10% -9.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Windows CE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows CE Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows CE
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Windows CE Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows CE
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows CE across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows CE Daily Rate Histogram in England

Windows CE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Windows CE Hourly Rate Trend in England

Windows CE
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows CE across the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015.

Windows CE Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Windows CE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows CE within the England region over the 3 months to 22 May 2015. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South West - 9 - - 2
South East -14 2 £130 -59.21%
North West - 2 - -
London -12 1 £400 +77.77%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Windows CE
UK

Windows CE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (77.78%) C#
3 14 (51.85%) Visual Studio
4 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
5 12 (44.44%) .NET
6 9 (33.33%) C
7 8 (29.63%) Web Services
8 7 (25.93%) XML
8 7 (25.93%) C++
8 7 (25.93%) Subversion
9 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
9 6 (22.22%) Device Driver
9 6 (22.22%) Linux
9 6 (22.22%) OO
9 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
9 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
9 6 (22.22%) .NET Compact Framework
10 5 (18.52%) 802.15
10 5 (18.52%) SSL
10 5 (18.52%) Firmware
10 5 (18.52%) VPN
10 5 (18.52%) FTP
10 5 (18.52%) HTTP
10 5 (18.52%) OOD
10 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
10 5 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
10 5 (18.52%) Retail
10 5 (18.52%) ZigBee
10 5 (18.52%) WCF
10 5 (18.52%) JSON

Windows CE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (3.70%) MS Exchange
1 1 (3.70%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 2 (7.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (7.41%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (22.22%) TCP/IP
2 5 (18.52%) 802.15
2 5 (18.52%) SSL
2 5 (18.52%) VPN
2 5 (18.52%) FTP
2 5 (18.52%) HTTP
2 5 (18.52%) ZigBee
2 5 (18.52%) OpenVPN
3 3 (11.11%) Firewall
3 3 (11.11%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (7.41%) MPLS
5 1 (3.70%) Structured Cabling
5 1 (3.70%) Internet
5 1 (3.70%) GPRS
5 1 (3.70%) LAN
5 1 (3.70%) UMTS
5 1 (3.70%) WAN
5 1 (3.70%) DHCP
5 1 (3.70%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (18.52%) SQL Server
1 5 (18.52%) SQLite
2 2 (7.41%) DB2
Development Applications
1 14 (51.85%) Visual Studio
2 7 (25.93%) Subversion
3 5 (18.52%) Git (software)
4 2 (7.41%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (3.70%) MSI
General
1 5 (18.52%) Retail
2 3 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (7.41%) Billing
4 1 (3.70%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 11 (40.74%) Developer
2 7 (25.93%) Software Engineer
3 5 (18.52%) Software Developer
4 4 (14.81%) Analyst
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Senior Systems Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Embedded Software Developer
5 3 (11.11%) C# Developer
5 3 (11.11%) Systems Developer
6 2 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) C# Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (7.41%) Senior Software Engineer
6 2 (7.41%) Head of Technology
6 2 (7.41%) Senior C# Developer
6 2 (7.41%) IT Support
6 2 (7.41%) Support Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Service Analyst
7 1 (3.70%) Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (44.44%) .NET
2 8 (29.63%) Web Services
3 7 (25.93%) XML
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Framework
4 6 (22.22%) .NET Compact Framework
5 5 (18.52%) WCF
5 5 (18.52%) JSON
6 3 (11.11%) SOAP
6 3 (11.11%) REST
7 2 (7.41%) HTML5
7 2 (7.41%) CSS3
7 2 (7.41%) CSS
7 2 (7.41%) HTML
8 1 (3.70%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 1 (3.70%) Application Packaging
8 1 (3.70%) WPF
8 1 (3.70%) Silverlight
8 1 (3.70%) ServiceStack
8 1 (3.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (22.22%) Device Driver
2 4 (14.81%) Embedded Systems
3 2 (7.41%) Smartcard
3 2 (7.41%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (3.70%) CAN bus
4 1 (3.70%) Thin Client
4 1 (3.70%) N-Tier
4 1 (3.70%) Fat Client
4 1 (3.70%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 27 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (22.22%) Linux
3 5 (18.52%) Embedded Linux
4 4 (14.81%) Windows 7
5 3 (11.11%) Windows Phone
5 3 (11.11%) Android
5 3 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 3 (11.11%) Apple iOS
6 2 (7.41%) Windows XP
6 2 (7.41%) Mac OS X
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Phone 7
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Vista
7 1 (3.70%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (48.15%) Software Engineering
2 6 (22.22%) OO
2 6 (22.22%) Configuration Management
3 5 (18.52%) OOD
4 3 (11.11%) UML
5 2 (7.41%) Technical Architecture
5 2 (7.41%) System Testing
5 2 (7.41%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (7.41%) Embedded Software Development
6 1 (3.70%) Mobile Development
6 1 (3.70%) Service Delivery
6 1 (3.70%) MVC
6 1 (3.70%) Software Architecture
6 1 (3.70%) Unit Testing
6 1 (3.70%) MVVM
6 1 (3.70%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 21 (77.78%) C#
2 9 (33.33%) C
3 7 (25.93%) C++
4 2 (7.41%) Python
4 2 (7.41%) Java
4 2 (7.41%) JavaScript
4 2 (7.41%) PHP
5 1 (3.70%) Embedded C
5 1 (3.70%) VBScript
5 1 (3.70%) VB.NET
5 1 (3.70%) PowerShell
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.70%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (18.52%) Firmware
2 2 (7.41%) Active Directory
3 1 (3.70%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 1 (3.70%) SCOrch
1 1 (3.70%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 1 (3.70%) DameWare
1 1 (3.70%) SCCM
1 1 (3.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 5 (18.52%) Assembla
2 4 (14.81%) HP
3 2 (7.41%) ProCurve
3 2 (7.41%) CODA
3 2 (7.41%) Sage
3 2 (7.41%) Microsoft
3 2 (7.41%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (7.41%) Aerohive Networks
3 2 (7.41%) Meru Networks
4 1 (3.70%) Apple
4 1 (3.70%) Motorola
4 1 (3.70%) CheckPoint
4 1 (3.70%) Dell
4 1 (3.70%) Remedy
4 1 (3.70%) McAfee
4 1 (3.70%) BT
4 1 (3.70%) Leostream
4 1 (3.70%) F5
4 1 (3.70%) Mitel