The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Mobile 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 Mobile over the 3 months to 25 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the England region.

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
25 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Mobile
Rank 524 497 455
Rank change year-on-year
-27 -42
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 46 45 105
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.093% 0.097% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.41% 0.43% 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 29 63
Average daily rate
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£250 £325 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £234 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £376 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-23.07% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 9
Average hourly rate £25.00 £14.00 £34.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+78.57% -58.82%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.00 £46.25
% change year-on-year
- -69.72%
Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
11241 10447 11276
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.77% 22.46% 21.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 6467 5844 5670
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £168 £180 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £323
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +0.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 967 980 1191
Average hourly rate £15.00 £17.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -5.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £28.50 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
Windows Mobile
UK

Windows Mobile
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows Mobile Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Mobile
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Windows Mobile Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows Mobile
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Mobile across the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014.

Windows Mobile Daily Rate Histogram in England

Windows Mobile
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Windows Mobile Hourly Rate Trend in England

Windows Mobile
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 Mobile within the England region over the 3 months to 25 July 2014. 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
London +5 23 £274 -14.45% 5
South East -2 12 £128 +2.00% 8
West Midlands -13 6 £350 +6.06% 1
North West -4 2 £200 -33.33% 2
East of England - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 2
North East - - - - 1
Windows Mobile
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Windows Mobile
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Windows Mobile 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 Mobile.

1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (69.41%) Android
3 45 (52.94%) Apple iOS
4 34 (40.00%) Mobile App
5 31 (36.47%) HTML
6 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
7 25 (29.41%) Blackberry
8 23 (27.06%) Active Directory
9 22 (25.88%) Photoshop
9 22 (25.88%) Adobe Illustrator
10 21 (24.71%) CSS
11 20 (23.53%) C#
12 16 (18.82%) ITIL
12 16 (18.82%) Windows XP
13 15 (17.65%) Cisco
13 15 (17.65%) MS Exchange
13 15 (17.65%) Windows 7
13 15 (17.65%) iPhone
14 14 (16.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 13 (15.29%) Finance
15 13 (15.29%) .NET
15 13 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2010
16 12 (14.12%) HTML5
16 12 (14.12%) VMware
17 11 (12.94%) MS Office
18 10 (11.76%) Windows 8
18 10 (11.76%) MobileIron
18 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
18 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
19 9 (10.59%) CSS3

Windows Mobile
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 25 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Windows Mobile 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 Mobile. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 15 (17.65%) MS Exchange
2 14 (16.47%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (15.29%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2013
4 4 (4.71%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (3.53%) Lync
6 1 (1.18%) WorkSite
Applications
1 22 (25.88%) Photoshop
1 22 (25.88%) Adobe Illustrator
2 11 (12.94%) MS Office
3 9 (10.59%) MS Excel
4 1 (1.18%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.18%) SaaS
1 1 (1.18%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 7 (8.24%) Internet
1 7 (8.24%) IP Telephony
2 4 (4.71%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (2.35%) Wireless
3 2 (2.35%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (2.35%) VPN
4 1 (1.18%) DNS
4 1 (1.18%) SAN
4 1 (1.18%) 3G
4 1 (1.18%) Firewall
4 1 (1.18%) NFC
4 1 (1.18%) GPRS
4 1 (1.18%) LAN
4 1 (1.18%) VoIP
4 1 (1.18%) WAN
4 1 (1.18%) SMTP
4 1 (1.18%) DHCP
4 1 (1.18%) HTTP
4 1 (1.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (9.41%) SQL Server
2 2 (2.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (1.18%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 5 (5.88%) JIRA
2 3 (3.53%) Visual Studio
2 3 (3.53%) Subversion
3 2 (2.35%) Jenkins
3 2 (2.35%) Git (software)
4 1 (1.18%) Team Foundation Server
4 1 (1.18%) Hudson
4 1 (1.18%) SoapUI
4 1 (1.18%) PhoneGap
4 1 (1.18%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 1 (1.18%) Gradle
4 1 (1.18%) Calabash
4 1 (1.18%) LoadUI
4 1 (1.18%) Ant
4 1 (1.18%) JMeter
General
1 13 (15.29%) Finance
2 5 (5.88%) Banking
3 4 (4.71%) Games
4 3 (3.53%) Publishing
5 2 (2.35%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.35%) Law
5 2 (2.35%) Legal
5 2 (2.35%) Multimedia
6 1 (1.18%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 21 (24.71%) Developer
1 21 (24.71%) Designer
2 13 (15.29%) Analyst
3 12 (14.12%) Mobile Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 9 (10.59%) Senior Designer
5 8 (9.41%) Support Engineer
6 7 (8.24%) Service Analyst
6 7 (8.24%) Service Desk Analyst
7 6 (7.06%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (7.06%) .NET Developer
7 6 (7.06%) Desktop Engineer
7 6 (7.06%) Desktop Support
8 5 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
8 5 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 5 (5.88%) User Experience Designer
8 5 (5.88%) UI Designer
8 5 (5.88%) Visual Designer
8 5 (5.88%) Senior User Experience Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (36.47%) HTML
2 21 (24.71%) CSS
3 13 (15.29%) .NET
4 12 (14.12%) HTML5
5 9 (10.59%) CSS3
6 6 (7.06%) ASP.NET
7 5 (5.88%) XML
8 4 (4.71%) jQuery
9 3 (3.53%) WCF
9 3 (3.53%) XSLT
9 3 (3.53%) Ajax
9 3 (3.53%) .NET Framework
9 3 (3.53%) XHTML
9 3 (3.53%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (2.35%) J2ME
10 2 (2.35%) Web Services
10 2 (2.35%) WPF
10 2 (2.35%) wxWidgets
10 2 (2.35%) Qt
11 1 (1.18%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 34 (40.00%) Mobile App
2 25 (29.41%) Blackberry
3 15 (17.65%) iPhone
4 7 (8.24%) Management Information System
5 5 (5.88%) Smartphone
6 4 (4.71%) Online Banking
7 3 (3.53%) WURFL
7 3 (3.53%) N-Tier
7 3 (3.53%) Handset
8 2 (2.35%) Pocket PC
9 1 (1.18%) PDA
9 1 (1.18%) Thin Client
9 1 (1.18%) PKI
9 1 (1.18%) Mobile Computing
9 1 (1.18%) iPad
9 1 (1.18%) Animation
9 1 (1.18%) Fat Client
9 1 (1.18%) Online Games
9 1 (1.18%) Video Conferencing
9 1 (1.18%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 85 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (69.41%) Android
3 45 (52.94%) Apple iOS
4 16 (18.82%) Windows XP
5 15 (17.65%) Windows 7
6 10 (11.76%) Windows 8
7 5 (5.88%) Linux
7 5 (5.88%) Windows Phone
8 4 (4.71%) Windows CE
8 4 (4.71%) Windows Vista
8 4 (4.71%) BlackBerry OS
9 3 (3.53%) Windows Server 2008
9 3 (3.53%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (2.35%) Mac OS
10 2 (2.35%) Windows Server 2012
10 2 (2.35%) VxWorks
11 1 (1.18%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.18%) Mac OS X
11 1 (1.18%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (18.82%) ITIL
2 10 (11.76%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (9.41%) Mobile Application Development
4 7 (8.24%) Information Security
4 7 (8.24%) TDD
4 7 (8.24%) BCP
4 7 (8.24%) Service Management
4 7 (8.24%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (8.24%) Problem Management
5 6 (7.06%) Responsive Web Design
6 4 (4.71%) Risk Assessment
6 4 (4.71%) Document Management
6 4 (4.71%) Unit Testing
7 3 (3.53%) Scrum
7 3 (3.53%) Web Application Development
7 3 (3.53%) E-Commerce
7 3 (3.53%) SOA
7 3 (3.53%) MVC
7 3 (3.53%) SEO
8 2 (2.35%) Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (23.53%) C#
2 8 (9.41%) JavaScript
2 8 (9.41%) SQL
3 7 (8.24%) C++
4 4 (4.71%) Java
5 3 (3.53%) VB.NET
6 2 (2.35%) Embedded C++
6 2 (2.35%) Objective-C
7 1 (1.18%) VC++
7 1 (1.18%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (3.53%) Degree
2 2 (2.35%) MOS
3 1 (1.18%) MCP
3 1 (1.18%) MCSE
3 1 (1.18%) CCNA
3 1 (1.18%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.18%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (2.35%) SLA
System Software
1 23 (27.06%) Active Directory
2 10 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.18%) vSphere
3 1 (1.18%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.18%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 3 (3.53%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (1.18%) Cisco IPCC
2 1 (1.18%) WSUS
Vendors
1 29 (34.12%) Microsoft
2 15 (17.65%) Cisco
3 12 (14.12%) VMware
4 10 (11.76%) MobileIron
5 9 (10.59%) Citrix
6 7 (8.24%) McAfee
7 6 (7.06%) Google
8 4 (4.71%) Apple
9 3 (3.53%) Symantec
9 3 (3.53%) QNX
9 3 (3.53%) Nokia
9 3 (3.53%) AccuRev
10 2 (2.35%) RightFax
10 2 (2.35%) IronPort
10 2 (2.35%) Interwoven
10 2 (2.35%) Symbian
10 2 (2.35%) HP
10 2 (2.35%) Dell
11 1 (1.18%) CA
11 1 (1.18%) Motorola
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