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 5 February 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.

Location
3 months to
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows CE (WinCE)
Rank 578 567 553
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows CE 2 13 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.004% 0.028% 0.041%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.020% 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 9
Average daily rate £300 £375 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% +15.38%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £255 £325
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -21.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Average hourly rate - £35.00 £41.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -14.63%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £41.00
% change year-on-year
- -14.63%
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
10069 10543 9908
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.34% 22.87% 22.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 6173 6184 5496
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £175 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 749 842 915
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% +3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £37.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

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 5 February 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 0 1 - -
North West - 1 £300 - 1
Windows CE
UK

Windows CE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 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 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 16 (76.19%) C#
2 16 (76.19%) .NET
3 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
4 11 (52.38%) .NET Compact Framework
5 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
6 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
6 8 (38.10%) Scrum
7 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
7 7 (33.33%) SpecFlow
8 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
8 6 (28.57%) C++
8 6 (28.57%) OO
9 5 (23.81%) OOD
9 5 (23.81%) C
9 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
9 5 (23.81%) BDD
10 4 (19.05%) Oracle
10 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
11 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
11 3 (14.29%) Java
11 3 (14.29%) UML
12 2 (9.52%) REST
12 2 (9.52%) SOA
12 2 (9.52%) SQL
12 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
12 2 (9.52%) SOAP
12 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
12 2 (9.52%) Embedded C

Windows CE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.76%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (14.29%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database
2 2 (9.52%) Oracle Database 10g
Development Applications
1 8 (38.10%) Visual Studio
2 7 (33.33%) SpecFlow
3 5 (23.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (4.76%) CaliberRM
4 1 (4.76%) Rational DOORS
4 1 (4.76%) Subversion
4 1 (4.76%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (4.76%) Electronics
1 1 (4.76%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 14 (66.67%) Developer
2 9 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 7 (33.33%) .NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (23.81%) Software Developer
5 4 (19.05%) Developer in Test
6 3 (14.29%) C++ Developer
7 2 (9.52%) .NET Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) C# Software Developer
7 2 (9.52%) C++/C# Developer
7 2 (9.52%) Test Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Automated Tester
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded Developer
8 1 (4.76%) Embedded Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) QA Test Analyst
8 1 (4.76%) Senior Test Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) Software Test Engineer
8 1 (4.76%) SQL Developer
8 1 (4.76%) VB Developer
8 1 (4.76%) VB.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (76.19%) .NET
2 12 (57.14%) .NET Framework
3 11 (52.38%) .NET Compact Framework
4 2 (9.52%) ASP.NET
4 2 (9.52%) REST
4 2 (9.52%) SOAP
5 1 (4.76%) Middleware
5 1 (4.76%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 2 (9.52%) Embedded Systems
2 1 (4.76%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 21 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (4.76%) Linux
2 1 (4.76%) Nucleus RTOS
2 1 (4.76%) VxWorks
2 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
2 8 (38.10%) Scrum
3 7 (33.33%) Manual Testing
3 7 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 6 (28.57%) Continuous Integration
4 6 (28.57%) OO
5 5 (23.81%) BDD
5 5 (23.81%) OOD
6 3 (14.29%) UML
7 2 (9.52%) SOA
8 1 (4.76%) Automation Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Memory Management
8 1 (4.76%) Multithreading
8 1 (4.76%) SDLC
8 1 (4.76%) Software Engineering
8 1 (4.76%) System Testing
8 1 (4.76%) Test Automation
8 1 (4.76%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 16 (76.19%) C#
2 6 (28.57%) C++
3 5 (23.81%) C
4 3 (14.29%) Java
5 2 (9.52%) Embedded C
5 2 (9.52%) SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VB
6 1 (4.76%) VB.NET
6 1 (4.76%) VB6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) MISRA
1 1 (4.76%) MISRA C
1 1 (4.76%) QA
1 1 (4.76%) SDET
System Software
1 1 (4.76%) Firmware
Vendors
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft
1 4 (19.05%) Oracle
2 1 (4.76%) Motorola
2 1 (4.76%) QNX