The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 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 over the 3 months to 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 525 494 494
Rank change year-on-year
-31 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 58 71 77
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.50% 0.65% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 47 50
Average daily rate
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£350 £300 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £124 £262 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £455 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £290 £285
% change year-on-year
+20.68% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 1
Average hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-26.08% +2.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £23.00 -
% change year-on-year
-26.08% -
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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
11632 10933 11330
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.73% 22.72% 21.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 6726 6223 5908
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £179 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 967 1129
Average hourly rate £15.73 £16.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.66% -5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.84
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.00 £37.15 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in England

Windows Phone
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Windows Phone Daily Rate Trend in England

Windows Phone
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Phone across the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 2014.

Windows Phone Daily Rate Histogram in England

Windows Phone
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Windows Phone Hourly Rate Trend in England

Windows Phone
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 within the England region over the 3 months to 29 August 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 +7 35 £344 -8.33% 10
West Midlands -5 9 £350 - 1
South East -15 9 £123 -57.57% 1
Yorkshire +3 3 - - 3
North West -13 1 £263 -12.50% 5
East of England -25 1 - - 2
North East - - - -
South West - - - - 2
Windows Phone
UK

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Windows Phone 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.

1 119 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (54.62%) Android
3 63 (52.94%) Apple iOS
4 49 (41.18%) Mobile App
5 41 (34.45%) C#
6 31 (26.05%) Blackberry
6 31 (26.05%) Windows 8
6 31 (26.05%) Windows Phone 8
7 26 (21.85%) .NET
8 24 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
9 23 (19.33%) HTML
10 22 (18.49%) Microsoft
11 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
12 18 (15.13%) SQL
13 17 (14.29%) XAML
14 16 (13.45%) CSS
14 16 (13.45%) Windows Mobile
15 14 (11.76%) Scrum
15 14 (11.76%) C++
15 14 (11.76%) Web Services
15 14 (11.76%) REST
15 14 (11.76%) HTML5
16 13 (10.92%) Mobile Application Development
16 13 (10.92%) Java
16 13 (10.92%) Visual Studio
16 13 (10.92%) Silverlight
17 12 (10.08%) JIRA
17 12 (10.08%) WPF
17 12 (10.08%) iPhone
17 12 (10.08%) SQL Server

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing Windows Phone 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (5.88%) IBM Notes
2 4 (3.36%) Lotus Domino
2 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (3.36%) SharePoint
2 4 (3.36%) MS Exchange
3 3 (2.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2003
3 3 (2.52%) Node.js
4 1 (0.84%) Apache
4 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (0.84%) nginx
4 1 (0.84%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (6.72%) MS Office
2 7 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 4 (3.36%) Adobe Illustrator
3 4 (3.36%) Photoshop
3 4 (3.36%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (1.68%) InDesign
4 2 (1.68%) Adobe After Effects
4 2 (1.68%) Fireworks
Business Applications
1 2 (1.68%) WebTrends
1 2 (1.68%) SiteCatalyst
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.36%) PaaS
1 4 (3.36%) IaaS
2 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 5 (4.20%) VPN
2 4 (3.36%) Internet
2 4 (3.36%) VoIP
2 4 (3.36%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (2.52%) Firewall
3 3 (2.52%) Wireshark
3 3 (2.52%) LTE
3 3 (2.52%) WCDMA
4 2 (1.68%) LAN
4 2 (1.68%) Bluetooth
4 2 (1.68%) NFC
4 2 (1.68%) HSPA
4 2 (1.68%) WAN
4 2 (1.68%) Wireless
5 1 (0.84%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (0.84%) DLNA
5 1 (0.84%) NetScaler
5 1 (0.84%) Broadband
5 1 (0.84%) GPRS
5 1 (0.84%) GSM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.36%) MySQL
3 3 (2.52%) Relational Database
3 3 (2.52%) RDBMS
4 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.84%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 13 (10.92%) Visual Studio
2 12 (10.08%) JIRA
3 11 (9.24%) Subversion
4 10 (8.40%) Git (software)
5 5 (4.20%) Team Foundation Server
5 5 (4.20%) JMeter
6 4 (3.36%) Selenium
6 4 (3.36%) Microsoft Blend
6 4 (3.36%) Axure RP
7 3 (2.52%) Cucumber
7 3 (2.52%) Xcode
7 3 (2.52%) Jenkins
7 3 (2.52%) Grunt
7 3 (2.52%) Yeoman
8 1 (0.84%) LoadUI
8 1 (0.84%) Hudson
8 1 (0.84%) SoapUI
8 1 (0.84%) Appcelerator Titanium
8 1 (0.84%) Jasmine
General
1 10 (8.40%) Finance
2 6 (5.04%) Telecoms
3 3 (2.52%) Banking
3 3 (2.52%) Multimedia
4 2 (1.68%) Marketing
4 2 (1.68%) Games
5 1 (0.84%) Financial Institution
5 1 (0.84%) Polish Language
Job Titles
1 68 (57.14%) Developer
2 18 (15.13%) Mobile Developer
3 13 (10.92%) Architect
4 9 (7.56%) Analyst
4 9 (7.56%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 7 (5.88%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 7 (5.88%) Applications Developer
6 6 (5.04%) 2nd Line Support
6 6 (5.04%) Test Engineer
7 5 (4.20%) Senior Developer
7 5 (4.20%) Desktop Support
8 4 (3.36%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (3.36%) Front-End Developer
8 4 (3.36%) Designer
8 4 (3.36%) iOS Developer
9 3 (2.52%) Mobile Web Developer
9 3 (2.52%) Technical Infrastructure Analyst
9 3 (2.52%) JavaScript Developer
9 3 (2.52%) .NET Developer
9 3 (2.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (21.85%) .NET
2 23 (19.33%) HTML
3 16 (13.45%) CSS
4 14 (11.76%) Web Services
4 14 (11.76%) HTML5
4 14 (11.76%) REST
5 13 (10.92%) Silverlight
6 12 (10.08%) WPF
7 11 (9.24%) JSON
8 8 (6.72%) WCF
9 7 (5.88%) PhoneGap
9 7 (5.88%) WinRT
10 6 (5.04%) CSS3
10 6 (5.04%) SOAP
10 6 (5.04%) RESTful
10 6 (5.04%) XML
10 6 (5.04%) ASP.NET
11 5 (4.20%) .NET Framework
11 5 (4.20%) jQuery
12 4 (3.36%) JAX-WS
Miscellaneous
1 49 (41.18%) Mobile App
2 31 (26.05%) Blackberry
3 12 (10.08%) iPhone
4 9 (7.56%) iPad
5 8 (6.72%) Pocket PC
6 7 (5.88%) Computer Science
7 6 (5.04%) Open Source
7 6 (5.04%) Handset
8 4 (3.36%) Xbox
9 3 (2.52%) VUI
9 3 (2.52%) Kinect
10 2 (1.68%) Digital Media
10 2 (1.68%) New Media
10 2 (1.68%) HP StorageWorks
10 2 (1.68%) Copywriting
10 2 (1.68%) Augmented Reality
10 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
10 2 (1.68%) Graphic Design
10 2 (1.68%) Animation
10 2 (1.68%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 119 (100.00%) Windows
2 65 (54.62%) Android
3 63 (52.94%) Apple iOS
4 31 (26.05%) Windows 8
4 31 (26.05%) Windows Phone 8
5 16 (13.45%) Windows Mobile
6 9 (7.56%) Windows 7
7 8 (6.72%) Windows Phone 7
7 8 (6.72%) Windows CE
8 6 (5.04%) Linux
9 5 (4.20%) Windows XP
10 3 (2.52%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.52%) webOS
11 2 (1.68%) Windows Server 2008
12 1 (0.84%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.84%) bada
12 1 (0.84%) UNIX
12 1 (0.84%) Windows Server 2012
12 1 (0.84%) Windows Vista
12 1 (0.84%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 24 (20.17%) Agile Software Development
2 14 (11.76%) Scrum
3 13 (10.92%) Mobile Application Development
4 10 (8.40%) MVVM
5 9 (7.56%) TDD
6 8 (6.72%) ITIL
6 8 (6.72%) Continuous Integration
7 7 (5.88%) MVC
7 7 (5.88%) iOS Development
8 6 (5.04%) Mobile Device Management
9 5 (4.20%) Web Development
10 4 (3.36%) Software Engineering
10 4 (3.36%) Test Scripting
10 4 (3.36%) UML
10 4 (3.36%) Information Architecture
10 4 (3.36%) Android Development
11 3 (2.52%) Software Architecture
11 3 (2.52%) Waterfall
11 3 (2.52%) Progressive Enhancement
11 3 (2.52%) Responsive Web Design
Programming Languages
1 41 (34.45%) C#
2 20 (16.81%) JavaScript
3 18 (15.13%) SQL
4 17 (14.29%) XAML
5 14 (11.76%) C++
6 13 (10.92%) Java
7 10 (8.40%) C
8 9 (7.56%) Objective-C
9 8 (6.72%) Python
9 8 (6.72%) Embedded C++
10 6 (5.04%) Ruby
11 2 (1.68%) PowerShell
11 2 (1.68%) PHP
12 1 (0.84%) VB
12 1 (0.84%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 10 (8.40%) Degree
2 9 (7.56%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.88%) SC Cleared
4 2 (1.68%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (1.68%) ISEB
4 2 (1.68%) ISTQB Foundation Certification
5 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.84%) MCP
5 1 (0.84%) MCSE
5 1 (0.84%) PMI Certification
5 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (5.88%) QA
2 3 (2.52%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (8.40%) Active Directory
2 2 (1.68%) Hyper-V
2 2 (1.68%) UAG
3 1 (0.84%) Terminal Server
3 1 (0.84%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (0.84%) ProxySG
Systems Management
1 4 (3.36%) SCCM
2 2 (1.68%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 22 (18.49%) Microsoft
2 9 (7.56%) Lotus
3 5 (4.20%) Xamarin
4 4 (3.36%) Adobe
4 4 (3.36%) HP
5 3 (2.52%) Nokia
5 3 (2.52%) Sophos
6 2 (1.68%) VMware
6 2 (1.68%) Apple
6 2 (1.68%) Symbian
6 2 (1.68%) Cisco
6 2 (1.68%) Dell
6 2 (1.68%) Citrix
6 2 (1.68%) Sencha
7 1 (0.84%) Facebook
7 1 (0.84%) MobileIron
7 1 (0.84%) Siemens
7 1 (0.84%) Sage
7 1 (0.84%) CheckPoint
7 1 (0.84%) Symantec
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