The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 8 skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Phone 8 over the 3 months to 24 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Phone 8 (WinPhone8, WP8)
England / London
Rank - 415 407
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 8 0 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London - 0.023% 0.042%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.12% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 5 7
Median daily rate - £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +11.11%
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
3925 4260 4888
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.26% 19.87% 22.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 2780 2927 3369
Median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £201 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+4.28% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 81 138 151
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.39 £17.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.28% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £47.83 £40.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.82% +6.25%

Windows Phone 8
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing Windows Phone 8 as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Phone 8 Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Phone 8
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Phone 8 across the London region.

Windows Phone 8 Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows Phone 8
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Phone 8 also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Windows Phone 8.

1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) NUnit
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 7 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) RESTful
1 7 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 7 (100.00%) MVVM
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012

Windows Phone 8
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 7 (100.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (100.00%) NUnit
1 7 (100.00%) Team Foundation Server
1 7 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Agile .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Agile C# Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Developer
1 7 (100.00%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# WCF Developer
1 7 (100.00%) C# WPF Developer
1 7 (100.00%) Developer
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript Developer
1 7 (100.00%) WCF Developer
1 7 (100.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (100.00%) .NET
1 7 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 7 (100.00%) Entity Framework
1 7 (100.00%) NHibernate
1 7 (100.00%) RESTful
1 7 (100.00%) WCF
1 7 (100.00%) Web Services
1 7 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 7 (100.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Android
1 7 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 7 (100.00%) Mobile Development
1 7 (100.00%) Multithreading
1 7 (100.00%) MVC
1 7 (100.00%) MVVM
1 7 (100.00%) OO
1 7 (100.00%) SOA
1 7 (100.00%) TDD
1 7 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) C#
1 7 (100.00%) JavaScript
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft