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 30 June 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
30 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 397 379 369
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 25 31 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.49% 0.58% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 18 30
Average daily rate
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£325 £400 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-18.75% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £152 £250 £297
10% offered a daily rate of more than £542 £658 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £250 £350
% change year-on-year
+20.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 0
Average hourly rate £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £23.00
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
5055 5346 4920
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.57% 22.98% 21.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 3397 3603 3236
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £195 £180 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 181 239 243
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -12.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £27.50 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.20 £15.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+8.00% -7.40%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Phone across the London region over the 3 months to 30 June 2015.

Windows Phone Daily Rate Histogram 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 30 June 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 -5 4 £218 -39.79% 2
Canary Wharf - 1 - -
Hounslow - 1 £320 -
Windows Phone
England

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (64.58%) Android
3 28 (58.33%) Apple iOS
4 15 (31.25%) .NET
5 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
5 14 (29.17%) Windows Phone 8
6 13 (27.08%) Mobile App
6 13 (27.08%) C#
7 10 (20.83%) HTML
7 10 (20.83%) iPhone
8 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
8 9 (18.75%) CSS
8 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
9 8 (16.67%) Blackberry
10 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
10 7 (14.58%) Content Management
10 7 (14.58%) JSON
10 7 (14.58%) HTML5
10 7 (14.58%) QA
10 7 (14.58%) Windows 8
10 7 (14.58%) User Experience
10 7 (14.58%) Mobile Development
11 6 (12.50%) REST
11 6 (12.50%) SCCM
11 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
11 6 (12.50%) iPad
11 6 (12.50%) CSS3
11 6 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
11 6 (12.50%) CMS
11 6 (12.50%) XAML

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 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 6 (12.50%) CMS
2 4 (8.33%) SharePoint
2 4 (8.33%) Lync
3 3 (6.25%) MS Exchange
4 1 (2.08%) WebSphere
4 1 (2.08%) Drupal
4 1 (2.08%) WordPress
Applications
1 4 (8.33%) Photoshop
1 4 (8.33%) MS Office
1 4 (8.33%) MS Excel
2 3 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 3 (6.25%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (6.25%) Yammer
3 1 (2.08%) Google Analytics
3 1 (2.08%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.33%) TCP/IP
2 3 (6.25%) VPN
2 3 (6.25%) DNS
2 3 (6.25%) ADSL
2 3 (6.25%) LAN
2 3 (6.25%) WLAN
2 3 (6.25%) WAN
2 3 (6.25%) DHCP
3 1 (2.08%) HTTP
3 1 (2.08%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.08%) iBeacon
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.42%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.08%) Data Warehouse
2 1 (2.08%) SQLite
2 1 (2.08%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.08%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 3 (6.25%) JIRA
1 3 (6.25%) Cucumber
1 3 (6.25%) Calabash
2 2 (4.17%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.17%) JUnit
2 2 (4.17%) Subversion
3 1 (2.08%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.08%) Xcode
3 1 (2.08%) Apache Ivy
3 1 (2.08%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (2.08%) Bitbucket
General
1 5 (10.42%) Retail
2 3 (6.25%) Games
2 3 (6.25%) French Language
2 3 (6.25%) German Language
2 3 (6.25%) Italian Language
2 3 (6.25%) Spanish Language
3 2 (4.17%) Banking
3 2 (4.17%) Finance
3 2 (4.17%) Advertising
3 2 (4.17%) Publishing
3 2 (4.17%) Marketing
4 1 (2.08%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 29 (60.42%) Developer
2 9 (18.75%) Mobile Developer
3 5 (10.42%) Senior Developer
3 5 (10.42%) .NET Developer
4 4 (8.33%) Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Microsoft Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Front-End Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Solutions Architect
5 3 (6.25%) Applications Developer
5 3 (6.25%) Analyst
5 3 (6.25%) Architect
6 2 (4.17%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.17%) Tester
6 2 (4.17%) Web Developer
6 2 (4.17%) Desktop Support
6 2 (4.17%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (4.17%) Web Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (31.25%) .NET
2 10 (20.83%) HTML
3 9 (18.75%) CSS
4 7 (14.58%) ASP.NET
4 7 (14.58%) JSON
4 7 (14.58%) HTML5
5 6 (12.50%) REST
5 6 (12.50%) CSS3
5 6 (12.50%) Web Services
6 5 (10.42%) jQuery
7 4 (8.33%) Ajax
7 4 (8.33%) XML
7 4 (8.33%) Backbone.js
8 3 (6.25%) iOS SDK
8 3 (6.25%) Ember.js
8 3 (6.25%) iPhone SDK
8 3 (6.25%) RESTful
8 3 (6.25%) Dojo
9 2 (4.17%) WPF
9 2 (4.17%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 13 (27.08%) Mobile App
2 10 (20.83%) iPhone
3 8 (16.67%) Blackberry
4 7 (14.58%) User Experience
5 6 (12.50%) iPad
6 3 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (6.25%) Streaming Video
6 3 (6.25%) Computer Science
7 2 (4.17%) Video Conferencing
7 2 (4.17%) Visualisation
7 2 (4.17%) Animation
7 2 (4.17%) BYOD
7 2 (4.17%) NHS
8 1 (2.08%) GIS
8 1 (2.08%) Inversion of Control
Operating Systems
1 48 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (64.58%) Android
3 28 (58.33%) Apple iOS
4 14 (29.17%) Windows Phone 8
5 7 (14.58%) Windows 8
6 6 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
6 6 (12.50%) Windows 7
7 5 (10.42%) Windows Phone 7
8 4 (8.33%) Mac OS X
9 2 (4.17%) webOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (14.58%) Content Management
2 7 (14.58%) Mobile Development
3 6 (12.50%) Scrum
4 5 (10.42%) TDD
4 5 (10.42%) MVC
4 5 (10.42%) BDD
5 4 (8.33%) ITIL
5 4 (8.33%) PRINCE2
5 4 (8.33%) E-Commerce
6 3 (6.25%) Project Management
6 3 (6.25%) Identity Management
6 3 (6.25%) User Acceptance Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Unit Testing
6 3 (6.25%) Web Development
6 3 (6.25%) Time Management
6 3 (6.25%) Test Automation
6 3 (6.25%) Information Architecture
6 3 (6.25%) Responsive Web Design
6 3 (6.25%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 13 (27.08%) C#
2 9 (18.75%) JavaScript
3 6 (12.50%) XAML
4 5 (10.42%) Objective-C
5 4 (8.33%) C++
5 4 (8.33%) C
6 3 (6.25%) Java
6 3 (6.25%) Ruby
7 2 (4.17%) PowerShell
8 1 (2.08%) Apple Swift
Qualifications
1 2 (4.17%) MCP
1 2 (4.17%) MCSA
1 2 (4.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.08%) Degree
2 1 (2.08%) DV Cleared
2 1 (2.08%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (14.58%) QA
System Software
1 3 (6.25%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 6 (12.50%) SCCM
2 3 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.08%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 9 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 5 (10.42%) Apple
3 4 (8.33%) Facebook
3 4 (8.33%) Twitter
4 3 (6.25%) McAfee
4 3 (6.25%) Adobe
4 3 (6.25%) Dell
4 3 (6.25%) Citrix
5 2 (4.17%) Mitel
5 2 (4.17%) Xamarin
5 2 (4.17%) MobileIron
5 2 (4.17%) ServiceNow
5 2 (4.17%) Oracle
5 2 (4.17%) Cisco
5 2 (4.17%) Polycom
6 1 (2.08%) Google
6 1 (2.08%) Nokia