The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Mobile skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Mobile over the 3 months to 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Mobile
Rank 87 76 75
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -1
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 2 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.13% 0.16% 0.21%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.69% 0.83% 1.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Average daily rate
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£160 £200 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.00% -38.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate £266 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
-15.55% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £26.75
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -36.44%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Manchester region.

Operating Systems Category
Manchester
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
289 241 171
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 19.06% 19.45% 18.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 131 123 69
Average daily rate £331 £300 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.41% +9.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £120 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 33 23
Average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.45% -3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £9.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.85 £20.10 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.75 £15.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+1.61% -3.12%

Windows Mobile
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Mobile Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Windows Mobile
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Mobile Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows Mobile
Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Mobile Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows Mobile
Top 29 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Windows Mobile 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 Mobile.

1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Handset
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (75.00%) Office 365
3 1 (25.00%) Polycom
3 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Mitel
3 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
3 1 (25.00%) WorkSite
3 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
3 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (25.00%) Wyse
3 1 (25.00%) Practice Management
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (25.00%) Interwoven
3 1 (25.00%) Nokia
3 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (25.00%) Internet

Windows Mobile
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Manchester region citing Windows Mobile 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 Mobile. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (25.00%) Lync
1 1 (25.00%) WorkSite
Applications
1 4 (100.00%) MS Office
2 1 (25.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Support Analyst
2 3 (75.00%) Help Desk Support
3 1 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Handset
2 1 (25.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (25.00%) Fat Client
2 1 (25.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) Practice Management
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) Polycom
2 1 (25.00%) Mitel
2 1 (25.00%) Wyse
2 1 (25.00%) VMware
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Interwoven
2 1 (25.00%) Nokia