The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 7 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 Phone 7 over the 3 months to 7 July 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
7 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone 7 (WinPhone7, WP7)
Rank 570 551 531
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -20
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 7 5 3 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.010% 0.006% 0.031%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.046% 0.027% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 2 11
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£425 £399 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.58% +13.92%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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
10988 11171 10168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.10% 23.33% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 6543 6448 5640
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £170 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £538 £520 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 854 957 978
Average hourly rate £17.00 £15.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -11.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £29.85 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -6.25%

Windows Phone 7
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Phone 7 across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Phone 7 Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Phone 7
Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Phone 7 across the England region.

Windows Phone 7 Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows Phone 7
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 Phone 7 within the England region over the 3 months to 7 July 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.

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Last Year
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Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
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Windows Phone 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Windows Phone 7 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 Phone 7.

1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 13 (86.67%) Android
3 12 (80.00%) Apple iOS
4 10 (66.67%) User Experience
4 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
5 7 (46.67%) .NET
5 7 (46.67%) MVC
6 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
6 6 (40.00%) Web Services
6 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
6 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
6 6 (40.00%) HTML
6 6 (40.00%) CSS
6 6 (40.00%) Dojo
6 6 (40.00%) jQuery
6 6 (40.00%) Mobile Development
6 6 (40.00%) HTML5
6 6 (40.00%) CSS3
6 6 (40.00%) Backbone.js
6 6 (40.00%) Ember.js
7 5 (33.33%) HTML5 Canvas
7 5 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
7 5 (33.33%) Android Development
7 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
7 5 (33.33%) BDD
7 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
7 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
7 5 (33.33%) Kanban
7 5 (33.33%) TDD

Windows Phone 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 7 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Windows Phone 7 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 Phone 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 5 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (6.67%) GPRS
2 1 (6.67%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (20.00%) SQLite
2 1 (6.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Robotium
1 3 (20.00%) Mechanoid
1 3 (20.00%) Robolectric
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
3 1 (6.67%) JIRA
General
1 1 (6.67%) Advertising
1 1 (6.67%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (93.33%) Developer
2 6 (40.00%) Front-End Developer
3 5 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Android Developer
4 3 (20.00%) Senior Android Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Mobile Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 2 (13.33%) iOS Developer
5 2 (13.33%) Senior iOS Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Test Engineer
6 1 (6.67%) Web Developer
6 1 (6.67%) Front-End Web Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (46.67%) .NET
2 6 (40.00%) CSS
2 6 (40.00%) Web Services
2 6 (40.00%) Dojo
2 6 (40.00%) CSS3
2 6 (40.00%) Backbone.js
2 6 (40.00%) Ember.js
2 6 (40.00%) jQuery
2 6 (40.00%) HTML5
2 6 (40.00%) HTML
3 5 (33.33%) HTML5 Canvas
3 5 (33.33%) SVG
4 3 (20.00%) ActionBarSherlock
5 2 (13.33%) AngularJS
5 2 (13.33%) Ajax
5 2 (13.33%) XMPP
5 2 (13.33%) JSON
6 1 (6.67%) WPF
6 1 (6.67%) Silverlight
6 1 (6.67%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 10 (66.67%) User Experience
2 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
3 5 (33.33%) Mobile Payment
3 5 (33.33%) Visualisation
4 2 (13.33%) iPad
4 2 (13.33%) Mobile App
4 2 (13.33%) iPhone
5 1 (6.67%) N-Tier
5 1 (6.67%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
1 15 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 13 (86.67%) Android
3 12 (80.00%) Apple iOS
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Mobile
4 2 (13.33%) Windows Phone 8
4 2 (13.33%) webOS
5 1 (6.67%) Windows CE
5 1 (6.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (46.67%) MVC
3 6 (40.00%) E-Commerce
3 6 (40.00%) Mobile Development
4 5 (33.33%) Android Development
4 5 (33.33%) Scrum
4 5 (33.33%) BDD
4 5 (33.33%) OOD
4 5 (33.33%) OOP
4 5 (33.33%) OOA/OOD
4 5 (33.33%) OO
4 5 (33.33%) TDD
4 5 (33.33%) Unit Testing
4 5 (33.33%) Continuous Integration
4 5 (33.33%) Kanban
5 4 (26.67%) Web Analytics
5 4 (26.67%) SEO
5 4 (26.67%) Analytics
6 3 (20.00%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (20.00%) Graceful Degradation
Programming Languages
1 6 (40.00%) JavaScript
2 4 (26.67%) C
3 3 (20.00%) C#
3 3 (20.00%) C++
3 3 (20.00%) Java
4 2 (13.33%) Objective-C
5 1 (6.67%) PHP
5 1 (6.67%) VBA
5 1 (6.67%) Python
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (20.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (13.33%) Degree
4 1 (6.67%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.67%) ISEB
4 1 (6.67%) ISTQB
Vendors
1 3 (20.00%) Google
2 1 (6.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.67%) Apple