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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone 7 (WinPhone7, WP7)
Rank 567 555 512
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -43
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 7 4 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.008% 0.008% 0.034%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.037% 0.037% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £399 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.95% +22.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £318 £301
10% offered a daily rate of more than £395 £480 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £301
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Windows Phone 7
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
10828 10831 9032
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.24% 22.77% 21.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 6344 6274 4935
Average daily rate £363 £350 £365
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -4.10%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.09% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 880 947 895
Average hourly rate £16.83 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.54% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 2 June 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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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 4 £375 -5.95% 2
Windows Phone 7
UK

Windows Phone 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 9 (64.29%) Android
3 8 (57.14%) Mobile Development
3 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
4 7 (50.00%) HTML5
4 7 (50.00%) CSS3
4 7 (50.00%) User Experience
4 7 (50.00%) CSS
4 7 (50.00%) HTML
4 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 7 (50.00%) MVC
5 6 (42.86%) C#
5 6 (42.86%) jQuery
5 6 (42.86%) Blackberry
5 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
5 6 (42.86%) Dojo
5 6 (42.86%) Backbone.js
5 6 (42.86%) Ember.js
6 5 (35.71%) HTML5 Canvas
6 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
6 5 (35.71%) SVG
7 4 (28.57%) SEO
7 4 (28.57%) .NET
7 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
7 4 (28.57%) Web Analytics
7 4 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (28.57%) Analytics
8 3 (21.43%) Windows Phone 8
8 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design

Windows Phone 7
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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.

Applications
1 1 (7.14%) Fireworks
1 1 (7.14%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (7.14%) Photoshop
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.14%) GPRS
1 1 (7.14%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 1 (7.14%) JIRA
General
1 3 (21.43%) Marketing
1 3 (21.43%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 11 (78.57%) Developer
2 6 (42.86%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (14.29%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) Photoshop Designer
4 1 (7.14%) UI Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (7.14%) UX Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Designer
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (50.00%) HTML5
1 7 (50.00%) CSS3
1 7 (50.00%) CSS
1 7 (50.00%) HTML
2 6 (42.86%) jQuery
2 6 (42.86%) Dojo
2 6 (42.86%) Backbone.js
2 6 (42.86%) Ember.js
3 5 (35.71%) HTML5 Canvas
3 5 (35.71%) SVG
4 4 (28.57%) .NET
5 3 (21.43%) ASP.NET
6 2 (14.29%) JSON
6 2 (14.29%) Ajax
6 2 (14.29%) XMPP
6 2 (14.29%) AngularJS
7 1 (7.14%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (7.14%) ServiceStack
7 1 (7.14%) REST
7 1 (7.14%) Apache Flex
Miscellaneous
1 7 (50.00%) User Experience
2 6 (42.86%) Blackberry
3 5 (35.71%) Visualisation
4 2 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (7.14%) N-Tier
5 1 (7.14%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
1 14 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 9 (64.29%) Android
3 8 (57.14%) Apple iOS
4 4 (28.57%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (21.43%) Windows Phone 8
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 7
6 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
6 2 (14.29%) webOS
7 1 (7.14%) Windows CE
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (57.14%) Mobile Development
2 7 (50.00%) MVC
3 6 (42.86%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (28.57%) SEO
4 4 (28.57%) Web Analytics
4 4 (28.57%) Analytics
5 3 (21.43%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (21.43%) Graceful Degradation
5 3 (21.43%) Waterfall
5 3 (21.43%) E-Commerce
6 2 (14.29%) Web Usability
6 2 (14.29%) Web Development
6 2 (14.29%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (14.29%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (7.14%) MVVM
7 1 (7.14%) Software Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Business Development
7 1 (7.14%) Manual Testing
7 1 (7.14%) Time Management
7 1 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 6 (42.86%) C#
3 3 (21.43%) C++
4 2 (14.29%) C
5 1 (7.14%) Python
5 1 (7.14%) PHP
5 1 (7.14%) VBA
Qualifications
1 4 (28.57%) Security Cleared
2 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (14.29%) Degree
4 1 (7.14%) ISTQB
4 1 (7.14%) DV Cleared
4 1 (7.14%) ISEB
Vendors
1 1 (7.14%) Microsoft
1 1 (7.14%) Apple