The table below looks at the statistics for Windows CE skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows CE over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows CE (WinCE)
Rank 279 266 253
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -13
Contract jobs citing Windows CE 4 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.042% 0.030% 0.021%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 0.12% 0.084%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 2
Average daily rate £450 £145 £319
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+210.34% -54.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £450 £300 £294
% change year-on-year
+50.00% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Windows CE
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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2354 2518 2373
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 24.43% 24.94% 25.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 1399 1280 1180
Average daily rate £375 £363 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.44% +11.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 165 233 239
Average hourly rate £18.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.12% -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.90 £40.00 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

Windows CE
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows CE across the South East region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows CE Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows CE
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Windows CE Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows CE
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows CE across the South East region.

Windows CE Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows CE
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows CE within the South East region over the 3 months to 1 May 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Oxfordshire - 4 £450 -
Windows CE
England

Windows CE
Top 16 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Windows CE 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 CE.

1 5 (100.00%) C++
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) .NET
2 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
2 4 (80.00%) C#
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Mobile
2 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
3 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
4 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) Nucleus RTOS
4 1 (20.00%) C
4 1 (20.00%) QNX
4 1 (20.00%) Middleware
4 1 (20.00%) VxWorks

Windows CE
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Windows CE 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 CE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Visual Studio
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 3 (60.00%) .NET Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) C# Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Mobile Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Software Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (60.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# .NET Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
3 2 (40.00%) C# Software Developer
3 2 (40.00%) Developer/Software Engineer
4 1 (20.00%) C++ Developer
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (80.00%) .NET
1 4 (80.00%) .NET Framework
2 1 (20.00%) Middleware
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Mobile
3 1 (20.00%) Nucleus RTOS
3 1 (20.00%) VxWorks
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Software Engineering
2 1 (20.00%) Memory Management
2 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
2 1 (20.00%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C++
2 4 (80.00%) C#
3 1 (20.00%) C
Vendors
1 1 (20.00%) QNX