The table below looks at the statistics 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 19 December 2014 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Mobile
Rank 549 505 462
Rank change year-on-year
-44 -43
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 40 54 72
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.079% 0.11% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 0.50% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 34 45
Average daily rate
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£350 £325 £330
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -1.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £275 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £414 £418 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
+7.69% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 1
Average hourly rate £23.88 £13.00 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+83.65% -62.85%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.25 £13.00 £35.00
% change year-on-year
-21.15% -62.85%
Windows Mobile
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
11754 10778 10124
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 23.30% 22.82% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 7071 6149 5413
Average daily rate £363 £360 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.69% +1.40%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.87% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 997 979 1072
Average hourly rate £15.85 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.25% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £33.65 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.85 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+5.66% -11.76%

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 19 December 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Mobile across the England region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014.

Windows Mobile Hourly Rate Histogram 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 19 December 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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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 +9 17 £375 +7.14% 3
North West - 9 £350 - 3
East of England -15 4 £425 +21.42%
South East -25 4 £280 -9.67% 3
Yorkshire -12 3 £329 - 3
South West - 2 £243 -
West Midlands -25 1 - -
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UK

Windows Mobile
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (46.15%) Android
3 45 (43.27%) C#
4 37 (35.58%) Apple iOS
4 37 (35.58%) Mobile App
5 32 (30.77%) .NET
6 31 (29.81%) Microsoft
7 27 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
8 24 (23.08%) Windows 8
9 23 (22.12%) Windows Phone
10 21 (20.19%) SQL
11 20 (19.23%) SQL Server
11 20 (19.23%) Web Services
11 20 (19.23%) Blackberry
12 18 (17.31%) Subversion
13 17 (16.35%) MS Office
13 17 (16.35%) Mobile Application Development
14 16 (15.38%) HTML
14 16 (15.38%) Active Directory
14 16 (15.38%) Windows 7
15 15 (14.42%) JavaScript
16 14 (13.46%) iPhone
16 14 (13.46%) WCF
17 12 (11.54%) JIRA
17 12 (11.54%) TDD
17 12 (11.54%) Visual Studio
17 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
17 12 (11.54%) Scrum
18 11 (10.58%) ITIL
18 11 (10.58%) C++

Windows Mobile
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 11 (10.58%) MS Exchange
2 8 (7.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (6.73%) SharePoint
3 7 (6.73%) Exchange Server 2010
4 5 (4.81%) CMS
4 5 (4.81%) Kentico
4 5 (4.81%) Lync
5 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (3.85%) IIS
5 4 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (1.92%) WorkSite
6 2 (1.92%) SharePoint 2013
7 1 (0.96%) ArcGIS
7 1 (0.96%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (16.35%) MS Office
2 12 (11.54%) MS Excel
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 1 (0.96%) Adobe Illustrator
3 1 (0.96%) MS Visio
3 1 (0.96%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.96%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.92%) Amazon SQS
1 2 (1.92%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (1.92%) Amazon EC2
1 2 (1.92%) Amazon S3
2 1 (0.96%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (0.96%) Google Apps
2 1 (0.96%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (3.85%) VPN
2 3 (2.88%) Internet
2 3 (2.88%) HTTP
2 3 (2.88%) Cisco IOS
3 2 (1.92%) Firewall
3 2 (1.92%) WAN
3 2 (1.92%) LAN
4 1 (0.96%) 3G
4 1 (0.96%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (0.96%) VoIP
4 1 (0.96%) ADSL
4 1 (0.96%) Broadband
4 1 (0.96%) DNS
4 1 (0.96%) DHCP
4 1 (0.96%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (19.23%) SQL Server
2 9 (8.65%) MySQL
3 6 (5.77%) RDBMS
3 6 (5.77%) Relational Database
4 5 (4.81%) Amazon DynamoDB
4 5 (4.81%) MongoDB
4 5 (4.81%) NoSQL
4 5 (4.81%) RavenDB
5 4 (3.85%) SQL Server 2008
6 2 (1.92%) SQL Server 2005
6 2 (1.92%) Amazon RDS
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Reporting Services
7 1 (0.96%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 18 (17.31%) Subversion
2 12 (11.54%) JIRA
2 12 (11.54%) Visual Studio
3 9 (8.65%) Git (software)
4 5 (4.81%) Team Foundation Server
4 5 (4.81%) LLBLGen Pro
4 5 (4.81%) Appcelerator Titanium
5 4 (3.85%) Jenkins
6 3 (2.88%) Hudson
7 2 (1.92%) Cucumber
8 1 (0.96%) Xcode
8 1 (0.96%) JMeter
8 1 (0.96%) Eclipse
8 1 (0.96%) Selenium
General
1 9 (8.65%) Finance
2 3 (2.88%) Legal
2 3 (2.88%) Advertising
2 3 (2.88%) Multimedia
3 2 (1.92%) Marketing
3 2 (1.92%) Banking
3 2 (1.92%) Publishing
3 2 (1.92%) Law
3 2 (1.92%) Games
4 1 (0.96%) Retail
Job Titles
1 58 (55.77%) Developer
2 31 (29.81%) Mobile Developer
3 23 (22.12%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 10 (9.62%) Desktop Support
4 10 (9.62%) Support Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) Analyst
5 9 (8.65%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (8.65%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 7 (6.73%) Service Analyst
6 7 (6.73%) .NET Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 6 (5.77%) Applications Developer
8 4 (3.85%) iOS Developer
8 4 (3.85%) Security Specialist
8 4 (3.85%) Test Engineer
8 4 (3.85%) Service Desk Analyst
8 4 (3.85%) Mobility Engineer
9 3 (2.88%) Mobility Specialist
9 3 (2.88%) Senior Developer
9 3 (2.88%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 32 (30.77%) .NET
2 20 (19.23%) Web Services
3 16 (15.38%) HTML
4 14 (13.46%) WCF
5 10 (9.62%) ASP.NET
5 10 (9.62%) CSS
6 9 (8.65%) JSON
7 6 (5.77%) HTML5
8 5 (4.81%) Dapper ORM
8 5 (4.81%) Sencha Touch
8 5 (4.81%) ASP.NET Web Forms
8 5 (4.81%) NHibernate
8 5 (4.81%) RESTful
8 5 (4.81%) CSS3
9 4 (3.85%) WPF
9 4 (3.85%) jQuery
9 4 (3.85%) XML
10 2 (1.92%) ASP.NET MVC
10 2 (1.92%) REST
10 2 (1.92%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 37 (35.58%) Mobile App
2 20 (19.23%) Blackberry
3 14 (13.46%) iPhone
4 8 (7.69%) Pocket PC
5 7 (6.73%) iPad
6 4 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (3.85%) Management Information System
7 3 (2.88%) Xbox
7 3 (2.88%) User Experience
8 2 (1.92%) FMCG
9 1 (0.96%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.96%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.96%) Thin Client
9 1 (0.96%) Streaming Video
9 1 (0.96%) Handset
9 1 (0.96%) GIS
9 1 (0.96%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.96%) Mathematics
9 1 (0.96%) PKI
9 1 (0.96%) Streaming Media
Operating Systems
1 104 (100.00%) Windows
2 48 (46.15%) Android
3 37 (35.58%) Apple iOS
4 24 (23.08%) Windows 8
5 23 (22.12%) Windows Phone
6 16 (15.38%) Windows 7
7 11 (10.58%) Windows XP
7 11 (10.58%) Windows Phone 8
8 10 (9.62%) Windows CE
9 6 (5.77%) Linux
10 5 (4.81%) Windows Vista
11 3 (2.88%) Windows Server 2012
11 3 (2.88%) Mac OS X
12 2 (1.92%) Windows Phone 7
12 2 (1.92%) Mac OS
12 2 (1.92%) Windows Server 2008
13 1 (0.96%) Windows Server 2003
13 1 (0.96%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (25.96%) Agile Software Development
2 17 (16.35%) Mobile Application Development
3 12 (11.54%) TDD
3 12 (11.54%) Scrum
4 11 (10.58%) ITIL
5 10 (9.62%) iOS Development
6 8 (7.69%) Continuous Integration
6 8 (7.69%) MVC
7 7 (6.73%) Problem Management
8 6 (5.77%) Software Engineering
8 6 (5.77%) E-Commerce
8 6 (5.77%) Android Development
9 5 (4.81%) OO
10 4 (3.85%) Risk Assessment
10 4 (3.85%) DevOps
11 3 (2.88%) Service Delivery
11 3 (2.88%) Asset Management
11 3 (2.88%) Test Management
12 2 (1.92%) Change Control
12 2 (1.92%) Investment Management
Programming Languages
1 45 (43.27%) C#
2 21 (20.19%) SQL
3 15 (14.42%) JavaScript
4 11 (10.58%) C++
5 8 (7.69%) Embedded C++
6 6 (5.77%) Objective-C
7 3 (2.88%) PHP
8 2 (1.92%) Java
8 2 (1.92%) Python
8 2 (1.92%) XAML
9 1 (0.96%) C
9 1 (0.96%) T-SQL
9 1 (0.96%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 5 (4.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.85%) MCSE
3 3 (2.88%) A+ Certification
3 3 (2.88%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (2.88%) ISEB
3 3 (2.88%) MCSA
3 3 (2.88%) ISTQB
4 1 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (0.96%) CCNP
4 1 (0.96%) MCP
4 1 (0.96%) MCDST
4 1 (0.96%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (1.92%) SLA
2 1 (0.96%) QA
System Software
1 16 (15.38%) Active Directory
2 3 (2.88%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (0.96%) Terminal Services
3 1 (0.96%) XenApp
3 1 (0.96%) vSphere
3 1 (0.96%) UAG
Systems Management
1 3 (2.88%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 3 (2.88%) HP Quality Center
2 2 (1.92%) XenMobile
3 1 (0.96%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (0.96%) Backup Exec
3 1 (0.96%) SCCM
Vendors
1 31 (29.81%) Microsoft
2 10 (9.62%) Citrix
3 9 (8.65%) MobileIron
4 7 (6.73%) Oracle
5 6 (5.77%) Cisco
5 6 (5.77%) Motorola
5 6 (5.77%) VMware
5 6 (5.77%) Apple
6 5 (4.81%) Sencha
6 5 (4.81%) Appcelerator
7 4 (3.85%) Symantec
8 3 (2.88%) Xamarin
8 3 (2.88%) QNX
8 3 (2.88%) HP
9 2 (1.92%) IronPort
9 2 (1.92%) Interwoven
9 2 (1.92%) Symbian
9 2 (1.92%) RightFax
10 1 (0.96%) McAfee
10 1 (0.96%) Wyse