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 31 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
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 538 525 478
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -47
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 57 45 78
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.091% 0.17%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.51% 0.40% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 22 54
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 £160 £121 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £400 £464
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £263 £290
% change year-on-year
+42.85% -9.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 2
Average hourly rate £40.00 - £23.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.20 - £23.00
Windows Phone
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
11122 11255 10462
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.59% 22.80% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 6671 6495 5835
Average daily rate £375 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £168 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £528 £518 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 867 963 981
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 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £28.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.00 £16.23
% change year-on-year
+10.00% -7.55%

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 31 July 2015.

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 31 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.

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 -6 23 £205 -31.66% 14
South West - 14 £425 - 12
East of England +5 6 £203 - 2
South East -14 4 £273 +122.44% 4
West Midlands +2 3 £400 +14.28% 4
North West -26 2 £425 +61.90% 6
East Midlands - 2 £250 -
Yorkshire -23 1 £135 - 5
North East - 1 - -
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UK

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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.

1 117 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (62.39%) Android
3 66 (56.41%) Apple iOS
4 37 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
5 35 (29.91%) Microsoft
6 33 (28.21%) .NET
7 31 (26.50%) HTML
8 29 (24.79%) Mobile App
9 26 (22.22%) JavaScript
9 26 (22.22%) CSS
10 25 (21.37%) iPhone
10 25 (21.37%) User Experience
11 24 (20.51%) C#
12 22 (18.80%) Blackberry
12 22 (18.80%) Android Development
12 22 (18.80%) iOS Development
13 20 (17.09%) Windows Phone 8
14 19 (16.24%) Web Services
15 18 (15.38%) Scrum
15 18 (15.38%) HTML5
16 15 (12.82%) iPad
16 15 (12.82%) TDD
17 14 (11.97%) MS Office
17 14 (11.97%) BDD
17 14 (11.97%) Mobile Development
18 13 (11.11%) Lync
18 13 (11.11%) Windows Phone 7
18 13 (11.11%) Windows 8
19 12 (10.26%) MVC
19 12 (10.26%) Objective-C

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, 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 13 (11.11%) Lync
2 8 (6.84%) CMS
3 5 (4.27%) SharePoint
3 5 (4.27%) MS Exchange
4 3 (2.56%) Node.js
5 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.71%) Apache
5 2 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.85%) Drupal
6 1 (0.85%) WordPress
6 1 (0.85%) WebSphere
6 1 (0.85%) IIS
6 1 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 14 (11.97%) MS Office
2 10 (8.55%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.27%) Photoshop
4 4 (3.42%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (3.42%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.71%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (0.85%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 9 (7.69%) Microsoft Azure
2 5 (4.27%) Office 365
3 3 (2.56%) Yammer
4 2 (1.71%) Amazon AWS
5 1 (0.85%) GitHub
5 1 (0.85%) Google Analytics
Communications & Networking
1 10 (8.55%) TCP/IP
2 8 (6.84%) Internet
3 7 (5.98%) WAN
3 7 (5.98%) DHCP
3 7 (5.98%) DNS
3 7 (5.98%) LAN
4 6 (5.13%) ADSL
4 6 (5.13%) VPN
4 6 (5.13%) WLAN
4 6 (5.13%) Skype
5 4 (3.42%) HTTP
5 4 (3.42%) VoIP
6 3 (2.56%) ISDN
6 3 (2.56%) PBX
6 3 (2.56%) PSTN
6 3 (2.56%) Unified Communications
6 3 (2.56%) NetScaler
6 3 (2.56%) Reverse Proxy
6 3 (2.56%) Firewall
6 3 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 6 (5.13%) SQLite
3 4 (3.42%) MySQL
4 2 (1.71%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.71%) SQL Server 2008
4 2 (1.71%) PostgreSQL
5 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2005
5 1 (0.85%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (0.85%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 10 (8.55%) Git (software)
2 8 (6.84%) Subversion
3 6 (5.13%) Appcelerator Titanium
4 5 (4.27%) JIRA
5 4 (3.42%) Visual Studio
5 4 (3.42%) Robotium
5 4 (3.42%) Mechanoid
5 4 (3.42%) Robolectric
6 3 (2.56%) Cucumber
6 3 (2.56%) Calabash
7 2 (1.71%) Grunt
7 2 (1.71%) JUnit
7 2 (1.71%) PHPUnit
7 2 (1.71%) Xcode
7 2 (1.71%) gulp
8 1 (0.85%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.85%) ReSharper
8 1 (0.85%) Microsoft Blend
8 1 (0.85%) VisualSVN
8 1 (0.85%) Apache Ivy
General
1 6 (5.13%) Finance
2 5 (4.27%) Publishing
2 5 (4.27%) Retail
3 3 (2.56%) Games
3 3 (2.56%) French Language
3 3 (2.56%) German Language
3 3 (2.56%) Italian Language
3 3 (2.56%) Spanish Language
4 2 (1.71%) Banking
4 2 (1.71%) Advertising
4 2 (1.71%) Back Office
4 2 (1.71%) Marketing
5 1 (0.85%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 67 (57.26%) Developer
2 15 (12.82%) Mobile Developer
3 14 (11.97%) Senior Developer
4 11 (9.40%) iOS Developer
5 10 (8.55%) .NET Developer
5 10 (8.55%) Analyst
6 9 (7.69%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 8 (6.84%) Applications Developer
7 8 (6.84%) C# Developer
8 7 (5.98%) Web Developer
9 6 (5.13%) Consultant
10 5 (4.27%) Architect
10 5 (4.27%) Solutions Architect
10 5 (4.27%) Android Developer
10 5 (4.27%) Designer
10 5 (4.27%) C# .NET Developer
10 5 (4.27%) BlackBerry Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Rollout Engineer
10 5 (4.27%) Senior iOS Developer
11 4 (3.42%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 33 (28.21%) .NET
2 31 (26.50%) HTML
3 26 (22.22%) CSS
4 19 (16.24%) Web Services
5 18 (15.38%) HTML5
6 11 (9.40%) CSS3
6 11 (9.40%) ASP.NET
7 9 (7.69%) XML
8 8 (6.84%) JSON
8 8 (6.84%) RESTful
8 8 (6.84%) Ember.js
9 7 (5.98%) Backbone.js
9 7 (5.98%) Sass
9 7 (5.98%) AngularJS
9 7 (5.98%) Apache Cordova
9 7 (5.98%) jQuery
9 7 (5.98%) REST
10 6 (5.13%) WPF
10 6 (5.13%) SOAP
11 5 (4.27%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 29 (24.79%) Mobile App
2 25 (21.37%) iPhone
2 25 (21.37%) User Experience
3 22 (18.80%) Blackberry
4 15 (12.82%) iPad
5 10 (8.55%) Video Conferencing
6 7 (5.98%) Analytical Skills
6 7 (5.98%) Mobile Payment
7 6 (5.13%) BYOD
8 5 (4.27%) Animation
8 5 (4.27%) Computer Science
9 3 (2.56%) Streaming Video
10 2 (1.71%) Visualisation
10 2 (1.71%) NHS
10 2 (1.71%) Handset
10 2 (1.71%) Client/Server
11 1 (0.85%) N-Tier
11 1 (0.85%) GIS
11 1 (0.85%) Inversion of Control
11 1 (0.85%) Data Structures
Operating Systems
1 117 (100.00%) Windows
2 73 (62.39%) Android
3 66 (56.41%) Apple iOS
4 20 (17.09%) Windows Phone 8
5 13 (11.11%) Windows 8
5 13 (11.11%) Windows Phone 7
6 11 (9.40%) Windows 7
6 11 (9.40%) Mac OS X
7 6 (5.13%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (3.42%) Linux
9 3 (2.56%) Windows CE
9 3 (2.56%) BlackBerry OS
10 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2003
10 2 (1.71%) webOS
10 2 (1.71%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.85%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (31.62%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (18.80%) Android Development
2 22 (18.80%) iOS Development
3 18 (15.38%) Scrum
4 15 (12.82%) TDD
5 14 (11.97%) BDD
5 14 (11.97%) Mobile Development
6 12 (10.26%) Continuous Integration
6 12 (10.26%) Migration
6 12 (10.26%) MVC
7 11 (9.40%) OO
8 10 (8.55%) E-Commerce
8 10 (8.55%) OOD
8 10 (8.55%) OOP
8 10 (8.55%) Unit Testing
9 9 (7.69%) Content Management
10 7 (5.98%) OOA/OOD
10 7 (5.98%) ITIL
10 7 (5.98%) Kanban
10 7 (5.98%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 26 (22.22%) JavaScript
2 24 (20.51%) C#
3 12 (10.26%) Objective-C
4 9 (7.69%) XAML
5 8 (6.84%) C++
5 8 (6.84%) Java
6 7 (5.98%) C
7 6 (5.13%) PHP
8 5 (4.27%) SQL
9 3 (2.56%) Ruby
9 3 (2.56%) PowerShell
10 2 (1.71%) VB6
10 2 (1.71%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.71%) VB
10 2 (1.71%) VB.NET
10 2 (1.71%) VBA
11 1 (0.85%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 6 (5.13%) Degree
2 4 (3.42%) MCP
2 4 (3.42%) MCSA
2 4 (3.42%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (2.56%) SC Cleared
3 3 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (10.26%) QA
System Software
1 11 (9.40%) Active Directory
2 4 (3.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (2.56%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.71%) XenServer
5 1 (0.85%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 10 (8.55%) SCCM
2 5 (4.27%) McAfee ePO
2 5 (4.27%) AirWatch
3 1 (0.85%) WSUS
Vendors
1 35 (29.91%) Microsoft
2 11 (9.40%) Apple
3 8 (6.84%) Google
3 8 (6.84%) Citrix
4 6 (5.13%) Dell
4 6 (5.13%) Nokia
4 6 (5.13%) MobileIron
5 5 (4.27%) Cisco
5 5 (4.27%) Polycom
5 5 (4.27%) McAfee
6 4 (3.42%) VMware
6 4 (3.42%) Adobe
6 4 (3.42%) Appcelerator
6 4 (3.42%) Facebook
6 4 (3.42%) Twitter
7 3 (2.56%) ServiceNow
7 3 (2.56%) Mitel
7 3 (2.56%) F5
7 3 (2.56%) Sonus
8 2 (1.71%) ProCurve
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