The first table below looks at the demand for Windows Phone skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Phone over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Leeds region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £250 £302 £325
% change year-on-year
-17.08% -7.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.00 - £37.50
Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
261 145 201
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 22.25% 18.95% 22.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 144 76 102
Average daily rate £320 £270 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.51% -9.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £110 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £389
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 26
Average hourly rate £15.00 £16.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.09% +17.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.20 £57.85 £27.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Windows Phone
West Yorkshire

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

Windows Phone
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

Windows Phone Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) OO
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) XAML
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) PhoneGap
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
2 5 (83.33%) Silverlight
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (66.67%) Smartphone
3 4 (66.67%) Ext JS
3 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
3 4 (66.67%) Java
3 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
3 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
3 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 4 (66.67%) Sencha Touch
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
3 4 (66.67%) Sencha
4 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) C++

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (66.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) PhoneGap
2 4 (66.67%) Visual Studio
3 3 (50.00%) NUnit
4 1 (16.67%) Xcode
4 1 (16.67%) Subversion
4 1 (16.67%) Eclipse
General
1 2 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
1 6 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
2 5 (83.33%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) HTML
1 6 (100.00%) HTML5
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
2 5 (83.33%) Silverlight
2 5 (83.33%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Ext JS
3 4 (66.67%) OpenGL
3 4 (66.67%) .NET
3 4 (66.67%) Sencha Touch
4 1 (16.67%) J2ME
4 1 (16.67%) SOAP
4 1 (16.67%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Smartphone
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
1 4 (66.67%) 3D Graphics
2 1 (16.67%) Blackberry
2 1 (16.67%) Open Source
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
1 6 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (16.67%) Android
2 1 (16.67%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (100.00%) OOP
1 6 (100.00%) OO
2 5 (83.33%) Scrum
3 4 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
4 3 (50.00%) Analytics
4 3 (50.00%) Continuous Integration
4 3 (50.00%) TDD
5 1 (16.67%) Mobile Application Development
5 1 (16.67%) Android Development
5 1 (16.67%) iOS Development
5 1 (16.67%) Memory Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) XAML
2 4 (66.67%) Java
2 4 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 4 (66.67%) PHP
3 3 (50.00%) C++
4 1 (16.67%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 4 (66.67%) Sencha