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 28 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows CE (WinCE)
Rank 567 563 566
Rank change year-on-year
-4 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows CE 22 14 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.041% 0.028% 0.010%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.19% 0.12% 0.046%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 9 3
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£334 £350 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.64% +40.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £334 £350 £250
% change year-on-year
-4.64% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Average hourly rate £31.50 £24.75 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £31.50 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+26.00% +25.00%
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
11517 11452 10932
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.67% 22.76% 22.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 6844 6611 6223
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £176
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 902 995 966
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.73 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.89% -4.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+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
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 28 August 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 28 August 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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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 West - 6 - - 4
East of England +7 5 £350 +52.17%
South East -15 5 £330 +43.47% 3
North West - 4 £316 - 1
Windows CE
UK

Windows CE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (70.27%) C#
3 18 (48.65%) C++
4 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
5 14 (37.84%) .NET
6 11 (29.73%) Visual Studio
7 9 (24.32%) OO
8 7 (18.92%) C
8 7 (18.92%) OOD
9 6 (16.22%) UML
9 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
9 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
9 6 (16.22%) .NET Compact Framework
10 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
10 5 (13.51%) Embedded Systems
10 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
10 5 (13.51%) Java
11 4 (10.81%) SOAP
11 4 (10.81%) SpecFlow
11 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
11 4 (10.81%) REST
11 4 (10.81%) Retail
11 4 (10.81%) Subversion
12 3 (8.11%) Manual Testing
12 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
12 3 (8.11%) Office 365
12 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
12 3 (8.11%) Oracle
12 3 (8.11%) Embedded C

Windows CE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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.

Applications
1 2 (5.41%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (5.41%) CODA-Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.41%) MPLS
2 2 (5.41%) DAB
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) VPN
3 1 (2.70%) SSL
3 1 (2.70%) 802.15
3 1 (2.70%) Bluetooth
3 1 (2.70%) LAN
3 1 (2.70%) WAN
3 1 (2.70%) FTP
3 1 (2.70%) HTTP
3 1 (2.70%) Firewall
3 1 (2.70%) ZigBee
3 1 (2.70%) OpenVPN
3 1 (2.70%) Structured Cabling
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.41%) DB2
3 1 (2.70%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (29.73%) Visual Studio
2 5 (13.51%) Team Foundation Server
3 4 (10.81%) SpecFlow
3 4 (10.81%) Subversion
4 1 (2.70%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (10.81%) Retail
2 2 (5.41%) Electronics
2 2 (5.41%) Finance
3 1 (2.70%) Automotive
3 1 (2.70%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.70%) German Language
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Developer
2 8 (21.62%) Software Engineer
3 6 (16.22%) Software Developer
3 6 (16.22%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.51%) C++ Software Engineer
4 5 (13.51%) C++ Developer
4 5 (13.51%) C++/C# Developer
5 3 (8.11%) Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Programmer
6 2 (5.41%) Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Systems Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support
6 2 (5.41%) Head of Technology
6 2 (5.41%) C++ Programmer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior Systems Developer
6 2 (5.41%) Senior C# Developer
7 1 (2.70%) QA Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (37.84%) .NET
2 6 (16.22%) .NET Framework
2 6 (16.22%) .NET Compact Framework
3 4 (10.81%) REST
3 4 (10.81%) SOAP
4 2 (5.41%) Web Services
4 2 (5.41%) CSS
4 2 (5.41%) CSS3
4 2 (5.41%) HTML
4 2 (5.41%) HTML5
5 1 (2.70%) 802.1X
5 1 (2.70%) XML
5 1 (2.70%) JSON
5 1 (2.70%) WCF
5 1 (2.70%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 5 (13.51%) Embedded Systems
2 3 (8.11%) Mobile App
3 2 (5.41%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.41%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.70%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.70%) CAN bus
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (8.11%) Windows 7
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
3 2 (5.41%) Windows 8
3 2 (5.41%) Linux
3 2 (5.41%) Mac OS X
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Mobile
3 2 (5.41%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) Windows Phone
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Embedded Linux
4 1 (2.70%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (45.95%) Software Engineering
2 9 (24.32%) OO
3 7 (18.92%) OOD
4 6 (16.22%) UML
5 5 (13.51%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (10.81%) Unit Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Manual Testing
7 3 (8.11%) Scrum
7 3 (8.11%) Configuration Management
7 3 (8.11%) SOA
8 2 (5.41%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (5.41%) Validation
8 2 (5.41%) System Testing
8 2 (5.41%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.41%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.41%) Technical Architecture
8 2 (5.41%) SDLC
8 2 (5.41%) BDD
9 1 (2.70%) Embedded Software Development
9 1 (2.70%) Automation Testing
Programming Languages
1 26 (70.27%) C#
2 18 (48.65%) C++
3 7 (18.92%) C
4 5 (13.51%) Java
5 3 (8.11%) Embedded C
6 2 (5.41%) Embedded C++
6 2 (5.41%) JavaScript
6 2 (5.41%) PHP
6 2 (5.41%) SQL
6 2 (5.41%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.70%) SLA
1 1 (2.70%) QA
System Software
1 2 (5.41%) Firmware
2 1 (2.70%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (2.70%) DameWare
Vendors
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft
2 3 (8.11%) HP
2 3 (8.11%) Oracle
3 2 (5.41%) Aerohive Networks
3 2 (5.41%) Meru Networks
3 2 (5.41%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (5.41%) CODA
3 2 (5.41%) Sage
3 2 (5.41%) ProCurve
4 1 (2.70%) Assembla
4 1 (2.70%) Remedy
4 1 (2.70%) Motorola
4 1 (2.70%) Intel
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