The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Phone over the 3 months to 2 September 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 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 419 390 378
Rank change year-on-year
-29 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 14 34 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.058% 0.14% 0.18%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.27% 0.62% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 32
Average daily rate
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£168 £344 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.27% -8.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £130 £273 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £438 £473
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £350 £290
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +20.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.20 £17.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+101.17% -26.08%
Windows Phone
England

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
5154 5527 5798
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.41% 22.73% 22.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 3514 3622 3805
Average daily rate £413 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £175 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 247 261
Average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.90% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.56 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £34.00 £29.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in London

Windows Phone
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Phone Daily Rate Trend in London

Windows Phone
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Windows Phone Hourly Rate Trend in London

Windows Phone
Contract Job Locations in London

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 London region over the 3 months to 2 September 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
City of London +7 5 £143 -56.15% 2
Windows Phone
England

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) Android
3 18 (45.00%) Apple iOS
4 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
5 11 (27.50%) Blackberry
6 9 (22.50%) HTML
6 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (22.50%) Windows Phone 8
6 9 (22.50%) iPhone
6 9 (22.50%) SCCM
7 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
7 8 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 8 (20.00%) .NET
7 8 (20.00%) Apple
8 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
8 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
8 7 (17.50%) C#
8 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
8 7 (17.50%) MS Office
8 7 (17.50%) CSS
8 7 (17.50%) ITIL
8 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
8 7 (17.50%) QA
8 7 (17.50%) Lync
8 7 (17.50%) HTML5
9 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
9 6 (15.00%) Identity Management
9 6 (15.00%) VPN
9 6 (15.00%) DNS
9 6 (15.00%) ADSL

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (17.50%) Lync
2 4 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 3 (7.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.50%) CMS
4 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.50%) Drupal
4 1 (2.50%) WordPress
4 1 (2.50%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.50%) Node.js
4 1 (2.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 7 (17.50%) MS Office
1 7 (17.50%) MS Excel
2 4 (10.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (2.50%) OmniGraffle
3 1 (2.50%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (7.50%) Yammer
3 1 (2.50%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.50%) Office 365
3 1 (2.50%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 7 (17.50%) TCP/IP
2 6 (15.00%) VPN
2 6 (15.00%) DNS
2 6 (15.00%) ADSL
2 6 (15.00%) LAN
2 6 (15.00%) WLAN
2 6 (15.00%) WAN
2 6 (15.00%) DHCP
3 2 (5.00%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.50%) HTTP
4 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.50%) SQLite
2 1 (2.50%) CouchDB
2 1 (2.50%) MongoDB
2 1 (2.50%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Visual Studio
1 1 (2.50%) Xcode
1 1 (2.50%) JIRA
1 1 (2.50%) Bitbucket
1 1 (2.50%) Apache Ivy
General
1 4 (10.00%) Publishing
2 3 (7.50%) Games
2 3 (7.50%) French Language
2 3 (7.50%) German Language
2 3 (7.50%) Italian Language
2 3 (7.50%) Spanish Language
2 3 (7.50%) Retail
3 2 (5.00%) Marketing
3 2 (5.00%) Banking
3 2 (5.00%) Advertising
4 1 (2.50%) Finance
4 1 (2.50%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 20 (50.00%) Developer
2 6 (15.00%) Analyst
2 6 (15.00%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (10.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (7.50%) Solutions Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Architect
4 3 (7.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 2 (5.00%) Rollout Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (5.00%) Lead Developer
5 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (5.00%) iOS Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) BlackBerry Engineer
5 2 (5.00%) Front-End Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Web Developer
5 2 (5.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (22.50%) HTML
2 8 (20.00%) .NET
3 7 (17.50%) CSS
3 7 (17.50%) HTML5
4 5 (12.50%) CSS3
4 5 (12.50%) JSON
5 4 (10.00%) jQuery
5 4 (10.00%) RESTful
6 3 (7.50%) Backbone.js
6 3 (7.50%) Ajax
6 3 (7.50%) ASP.NET
6 3 (7.50%) Web Services
7 2 (5.00%) Dojo
7 2 (5.00%) WebSockets
7 2 (5.00%) PhoneGap
7 2 (5.00%) REST
7 2 (5.00%) Ember.js
8 1 (2.50%) Underscore.js
8 1 (2.50%) HTML5 Canvas
8 1 (2.50%) Akka
Miscellaneous
1 11 (27.50%) Blackberry
2 9 (22.50%) iPhone
3 6 (15.00%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.50%) Video Conferencing
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile App
4 5 (12.50%) User Experience
5 3 (7.50%) iPad
5 3 (7.50%) Streaming Video
6 2 (5.00%) NHS
6 2 (5.00%) BYOD
7 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
7 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
7 1 (2.50%) Animation
7 1 (2.50%) Visualisation
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (60.00%) Android
3 18 (45.00%) Apple iOS
4 9 (22.50%) Windows Phone 8
5 8 (20.00%) Windows 8
5 8 (20.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (15.00%) Mac OS X
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Mobile
7 4 (10.00%) Windows Phone 7
8 1 (2.50%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (22.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (17.50%) ITIL
3 6 (15.00%) Identity Management
4 5 (12.50%) PRINCE2
4 5 (12.50%) Scrum
4 5 (12.50%) Mobile Development
5 4 (10.00%) Service Management
5 4 (10.00%) Functional Testing
5 4 (10.00%) Software Deployment
6 3 (7.50%) Content Management
6 3 (7.50%) MVC
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
6 3 (7.50%) E-Commerce
6 3 (7.50%) iOS Development
7 2 (5.00%) Android Development
7 2 (5.00%) Analytics
7 2 (5.00%) SOA
7 2 (5.00%) Business Intelligence
7 2 (5.00%) Web Development
7 2 (5.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (17.50%) C#
1 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
2 5 (12.50%) C++
3 3 (7.50%) XAML
3 3 (7.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (7.50%) C
4 2 (5.00%) Objective-C
5 1 (2.50%) Java
5 1 (2.50%) Scala
5 1 (2.50%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 4 (10.00%) MCP
1 4 (10.00%) MCSA
1 4 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (17.50%) QA
2 1 (2.50%) SLA
System Software
1 7 (17.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 9 (22.50%) SCCM
2 5 (12.50%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.50%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 14 (35.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (20.00%) Apple
3 6 (15.00%) McAfee
3 6 (15.00%) Dell
4 5 (12.50%) Citrix
4 5 (12.50%) Cisco
4 5 (12.50%) Polycom
5 3 (7.50%) ServiceNow
5 3 (7.50%) Nokia
6 2 (5.00%) Mitel
6 2 (5.00%) MobileIron
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle
7 1 (2.50%) Facebook
7 1 (2.50%) Twitter
7 1 (2.50%) Altiris
7 1 (2.50%) Google
7 1 (2.50%) Lotus