The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 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 Phone over the 3 months to 4 September 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
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 273 242 233
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -9
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 2 9 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.020% 0.098% 0.092%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.085% 0.40% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
Average daily rate
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£388 £120 £289
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+222.91% -58.44%
UK excluding London average daily rate £394 £350 £289
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +21.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Average hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £34.20 £17.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year
+101.17% -26.08%
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 South East region.

Operating Systems Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
2352 2262 2104
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 23.75% 24.56% 24.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 1275 1130 1060
Average daily rate £351 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.84% -3.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 223 237 235
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -5.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Windows Phone
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 Phone across the South East region.

Windows Phone Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Phone
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 Phone across the South East region.

Windows Phone Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Windows Phone
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 Phone within the South East region over the 3 months to 4 September 2015. 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
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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
Berkshire -3 2 £388 -3.12% 2
Windows Phone
England

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Windows Phone 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.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
3 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
4 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
4 6 (37.50%) User Experience
4 6 (37.50%) C#
5 5 (31.25%) HTML
5 5 (31.25%) Android
5 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
6 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
6 4 (25.00%) .NET
6 4 (25.00%) MobileIron
7 3 (18.75%) AirWatch
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
7 3 (18.75%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (18.75%) BlackBerry OS
7 3 (18.75%) HTML5
7 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
7 3 (18.75%) MS Office
7 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
7 3 (18.75%) Open Source
7 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
7 3 (18.75%) XAML
7 3 (18.75%) Finance
8 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
8 2 (12.50%) Retail
8 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
8 2 (12.50%) MVC
8 2 (12.50%) TDD
8 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC

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

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East region citing Windows Phone 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (18.75%) MS Office
2 1 (6.25%) MS Excel
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (12.50%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (6.25%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (12.50%) Office 365
2 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (12.50%) MPLS
1 2 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (6.25%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (6.25%) JIRA
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Blend
1 1 (6.25%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (6.25%) Appcelerator Titanium
General
1 3 (18.75%) Finance
2 2 (12.50%) Retail
3 1 (6.25%) Marketing
3 1 (6.25%) Publishing
3 1 (6.25%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 10 (62.50%) Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Applications Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 4 (25.00%) Mobile Developer
3 3 (18.75%) C# Developer
3 3 (18.75%) Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support Analyst
4 2 (12.50%) IT Support
5 1 (6.25%) Designer
5 1 (6.25%) Agile .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Senior Applications Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Photoshop Designer
5 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 1 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (6.25%) .NET Developer
5 1 (6.25%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (31.25%) HTML
2 4 (25.00%) .NET
3 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
3 3 (18.75%) HTML5
4 2 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
5 1 (6.25%) PhoneGap
5 1 (6.25%) Apache Cordova
5 1 (6.25%) CSS
5 1 (6.25%) SOAP
5 1 (6.25%) WPF
5 1 (6.25%) Silverlight
Miscellaneous
1 6 (37.50%) Mobile App
1 6 (37.50%) User Experience
2 3 (18.75%) Blackberry
3 2 (12.50%) BYOD
4 1 (6.25%) iPhone
4 1 (6.25%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Apple iOS
3 5 (31.25%) Android
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 7
4 3 (18.75%) BlackBerry OS
4 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Phone 8
5 2 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 2 (12.50%) Windows CE
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (31.25%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (18.75%) Open Source
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
3 2 (12.50%) Android Development
3 2 (12.50%) iOS Development
3 2 (12.50%) TDD
3 2 (12.50%) MVC
3 2 (12.50%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (6.25%) Project Management
4 1 (6.25%) ITIL
4 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.25%) CRM
4 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (6.25%) Continuous Integration
4 1 (6.25%) Mobile Development
4 1 (6.25%) MVVM
4 1 (6.25%) Business Transformation
Programming Languages
1 6 (37.50%) C#
2 4 (25.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (18.75%) XAML
4 1 (6.25%) SQL
4 1 (6.25%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (6.25%) SC Cleared
1 1 (6.25%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 3 (18.75%) AirWatch
2 1 (6.25%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (56.25%) Microsoft
2 4 (25.00%) MobileIron
3 2 (12.50%) Aerohive Networks
3 2 (12.50%) Meru Networks
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (12.50%) CODA
3 2 (12.50%) Sage
3 2 (12.50%) ProCurve
4 1 (6.25%) Mitel
4 1 (6.25%) Adobe