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 2 May 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
2 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank - 154 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 0 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West - 0.10% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 0
Median daily rate - £300 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £250
% change year-on-year
- +30.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £39.75 £45.60 £26.00
% change year-on-year
-12.82% +75.38%
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
865 857 741
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 21.48% 21.57% 23.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 460 416 319
Median daily rate £375 £375 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £200 £142
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 111 125
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.28 £11.00 £12.47
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.90 £20.19 £37.49
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 2 May 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
2 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 3 (75.00%) HTML
2 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (75.00%) CSS
3 2 (50.00%) TDD
3 2 (50.00%) Web Services
3 2 (50.00%) XML
3 2 (50.00%) ActionScript
3 2 (50.00%) Flash
3 2 (50.00%) jQuery
3 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
3 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 2.0
3 2 (50.00%) HTML5
3 2 (50.00%) CSS3
4 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
4 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
4 1 (25.00%) QUnit
4 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
4 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
4 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
4 1 (25.00%) User Stories
4 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
4 1 (25.00%) Android Development
4 1 (25.00%) iOS Development

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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) Jasmine
1 1 (25.00%) QUnit
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Developer
1 3 (75.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Flash ActionScript Developer
2 2 (50.00%) Flash Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Flex Developer
3 1 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) Information Specialist
3 1 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (25.00%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) CSS
1 3 (75.00%) HTML
1 3 (75.00%) JSON
2 2 (50.00%) CSS3
2 2 (50.00%) Flash
2 2 (50.00%) HTML5
2 2 (50.00%) jQuery
2 2 (50.00%) Web Services
2 2 (50.00%) XML
3 1 (25.00%) Ajax
3 1 (25.00%) AngularJS
3 1 (25.00%) Apache Flex
3 1 (25.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (25.00%) Dojo
3 1 (25.00%) Ember.js
3 1 (25.00%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Android
1 4 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) webOS
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (75.00%) Web Development
2 2 (50.00%) TDD
2 2 (50.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (25.00%) Android Development
3 1 (25.00%) E-Discovery
3 1 (25.00%) Front End Development
3 1 (25.00%) Information Security
3 1 (25.00%) iOS Development
3 1 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (25.00%) MVC
3 1 (25.00%) Penetration Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Risk Management
3 1 (25.00%) Scrum
3 1 (25.00%) User Stories
3 1 (25.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 2.0
2 2 (50.00%) ActionScript 3.0
Vendors
1 1 (25.00%) Apple