The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Mobile skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Mobile over the 3 months to 25 June 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
25 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Mobile
Rank 159 147 134
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 1 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.027% 0.081% 0.064%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.37% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £350 £230 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+52.17% +15.00%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £266 £315
% change year-on-year
+50.37% -15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-3.33% -11.76%
Windows Mobile
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 North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
800 814 710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.32% 21.89% 22.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 470 428 356
Median daily rate £400 £350 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +20.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £173 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £348 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.31% +13.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 87 83
Median hourly rate £14.00 £15.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.79 £11.45 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £20.05 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £16.20 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+4.93% +8.00%

Windows Mobile
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

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

Windows Mobile Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows Mobile
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

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

Windows Mobile Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Windows Mobile
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

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

Windows Mobile Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

Windows Mobile
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Mobile within the North West region over the 3 months to 25 June 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -10 1 £350 +118.75%
Windows Mobile
England

Windows Mobile
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 25 June 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Mobile 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 North West region with a requirement for Windows Mobile.

1 6 (100.00%) C#
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 5 (83.33%) XAML
2 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VB
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
3 4 (66.67%) XML
3 4 (66.67%) Validation
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (33.33%) Web Development
6 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
6 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
6 1 (16.67%) Subversion
6 1 (16.67%) PHP
6 1 (16.67%) SQL

Windows Mobile
Top Related IT Skills in the North West 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 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (16.67%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (83.33%) Visual Studio
2 1 (16.67%) Axure RP
2 1 (16.67%) CruiseControl
2 1 (16.67%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 6 (100.00%) Developer
2 4 (66.67%) .NET Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Applications Developer
2 4 (66.67%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 3 (50.00%) C# Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 3 (50.00%) Mobile Developer
4 2 (33.33%) .NET Applications Developer
4 2 (33.33%) ASP Developer
4 2 (33.33%) C# Application Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Lead Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Applications Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Senior Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Developer
4 2 (33.33%) Technical Leader
4 2 (33.33%) VB Developer
5 1 (16.67%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 1 (16.67%) HTML CSS Developer
5 1 (16.67%) Senior Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (100.00%) .NET
2 5 (83.33%) .NET Framework
2 5 (83.33%) ASP.NET Web API
2 5 (83.33%) CSS
2 5 (83.33%) HTML
2 5 (83.33%) WPF
3 4 (66.67%) CSS3
3 4 (66.67%) Entity Framework
3 4 (66.67%) HTML5
3 4 (66.67%) jQuery
3 4 (66.67%) XML
4 1 (16.67%) MSMQ
4 1 (16.67%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Mobile App
2 1 (16.67%) Digital Media
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (16.67%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (83.33%) MVC
2 4 (66.67%) Multithreading
2 4 (66.67%) Validation
3 2 (33.33%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (33.33%) Web Development
4 1 (16.67%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (16.67%) CRM
4 1 (16.67%) ERP
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) C#
2 5 (83.33%) XAML
3 4 (66.67%) T-SQL
3 4 (66.67%) VB
3 4 (66.67%) VB.NET
4 3 (50.00%) JavaScript
5 1 (16.67%) Java
5 1 (16.67%) PHP
5 1 (16.67%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft
1 1 (16.67%) SOTI
1 1 (16.67%) Xamarin