The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 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 Phone over the 3 months to 1 October 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
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 156 165 -
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.14% 0.022% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.72% 0.11% -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £140 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-67.05% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
-14.13% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 £34.20 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+22.80% +101.17%
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 North West region.

Operating Systems Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
696 886 744
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 19.92% 19.78% 23.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 441 481 405
Median daily rate £395 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £182 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 110 100
Median hourly rate £16.00 £15.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.82 £11.50 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West 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 the North West

Windows Phone
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 across the North West region.

Windows Phone Daily Rate Trend in the North West

Windows Phone
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Phone across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

Windows Phone Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

Windows Phone
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 Phone within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 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
Cheshire - 3 £140 -
Manchester -7 2 £325 -23.52% 1
Windows Phone
England

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 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 North West region with a requirement for Windows Phone.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) LAN
2 3 (60.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
2 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
2 3 (60.00%) Project Management
2 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
2 3 (60.00%) Smartphone
2 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
2 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Change Control
2 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
2 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
3 2 (40.00%) Android
4 1 (20.00%) Open Source
4 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
4 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (20.00%) Test Management
4 1 (20.00%) Service Design
4 1 (20.00%) Office 365
4 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) .NET

Windows Phone
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 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) LAN
1 3 (60.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) Product Owner
2 1 (20.00%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) .NET
1 1 (20.00%) AngularJS
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (60.00%) Blackberry
1 3 (60.00%) Computer Science
1 3 (60.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (60.00%) Smartphone
2 2 (40.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (40.00%) Android
3 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Change Control
1 3 (60.00%) Change Management
1 3 (60.00%) Configuration Management
1 3 (60.00%) Infrastructure Management
1 3 (60.00%) Problem Management
1 3 (60.00%) Project Management
1 3 (60.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (20.00%) Open Source
2 1 (20.00%) Service Design
2 1 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
2 1 (20.00%) Test Management
2 1 (20.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (60.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (60.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) Apple