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 30 April 2016 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.

3 months to
30 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows CE (WinCE)
Rank 623 579 578
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows CE 4 19 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.037% 0.032%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.035% 0.17% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 5 8
Average daily rate £450 £300 £225
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +33.33%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 £294
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 9 6
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.69%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
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
11271 11297 10984
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.00% 22.28% 22.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 7126 6482 6282
Average daily rate £390 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.84% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £180 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £339 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.79% +6.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 615 928 980
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £37.50 £35.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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
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
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 30 April 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 East -20 4 £450 +210.34%
Windows CE
UK

Windows CE
Top 22 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) C++
2 5 (83.33%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
3 4 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
3 4 (66.67%) C#
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
4 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
5 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
5 1 (16.67%) Nucleus RTOS
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
5 1 (16.67%) VB6
5 1 (16.67%) QNX
5 1 (16.67%) Motorola
5 1 (16.67%) Middleware
5 1 (16.67%) VxWorks
5 1 (16.67%) C
5 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
5 1 (16.67%) VB
5 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
5 1 (16.67%) Memory Management

Windows CE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 April 2016, 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Developer
2 3 (50.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (50.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 2 (33.33%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Developer
3 2 (33.33%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (33.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) C++ Developer
4 1 (16.67%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (16.67%) SQL Developer
4 1 (16.67%) VB Developer
4 1 (16.67%) VB.NET Developer
4 1 (16.67%) VB6 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (83.33%) .NET
1 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 1 (16.67%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (16.67%) Nucleus RTOS
3 1 (16.67%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Development
2 1 (16.67%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (83.33%) C++
2 4 (66.67%) C#
3 1 (16.67%) C
3 1 (16.67%) SQL
3 1 (16.67%) VB
3 1 (16.67%) VB.NET
3 1 (16.67%) VB6
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Motorola
1 1 (16.67%) QNX