The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone skills in IT contracts advertised for the Manchester region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Phone over the 3 months to 3 December 2016 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
3 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 97 - 92
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 3 0 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 0.18% - 0.61%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.77% - 2.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 7
Median daily rate £325 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £285 £328
% change year-on-year
+14.03% -12.97%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £23.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.00%
Windows Phone
North West

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
392 375 319
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Manchester 23.83% 19.10% 21.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 184 168
Median daily rate £390 £325 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £154 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £439 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 41 45
Median hourly rate £14.75 £16.13 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.52% +11.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.98 £10.75 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.43 £40.00 £21.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in Manchester

Windows Phone
Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Windows Phone Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

Windows Phone
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Manchester

For the 6 months to 3 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Phone 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Phone.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Android
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
3 2 (50.00%) Open Source
3 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) Test Management
4 1 (25.00%) Apple
4 1 (25.00%) Office 365
4 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (25.00%) C#
4 1 (25.00%) Xamarin
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) Service Design
4 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Manchester 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Office 365
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Test Manager
2 1 (25.00%) .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# .NET Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Product Owner
2 1 (25.00%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) .NET
2 2 (50.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (50.00%) Open Source
1 2 (50.00%) Test Management
1 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
2 1 (25.00%) Android Development
2 1 (25.00%) Continuous Deployment
2 1 (25.00%) Scrum
2 1 (25.00%) Service Design
2 1 (25.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
2 1 (25.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple
1 1 (25.00%) Xamarin