The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 7 skills in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Phone 7 over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone 7 (WinPhone7, WP7)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 7 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
792 669 598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.78% 22.21% 24.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 418 329 258
Average daily rate £350 £290 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £190 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+12.90% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 82 70 69
Average hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -21.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.34 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £31.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.35 £15.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+9.00% -6.25%

Windows Phone 7
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Phone 7 across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Phone 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

Windows Phone 7
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 Phone 7 across the North West region.

Windows Phone 7 Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Windows Phone 7
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Windows Phone 7 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 7.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple
1 1 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceStack
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

Windows Phone 7
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West region citing Windows Phone 7 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 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) GPRS
1 1 (100.00%) UMTS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) SOAP
1 1 (100.00%) Web Services
1 1 (100.00%) XML
1 1 (100.00%) WinForms
1 1 (100.00%) WPF
1 1 (100.00%) Silverlight
1 1 (100.00%) REST
1 1 (100.00%) ServiceStack
1 1 (100.00%) ASP.NET Web Forms
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) MVC
1 1 (100.00%) MVVM
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Apple