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 27 May 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
27 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 247 226 223
Rank change year-on-year
-21 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 13 17 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.14% 0.19% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.55% 0.76% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 7 3
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£375 £400 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +37.93%
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £250 £350
% change year-on-year
+24.00% -28.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £45.60 - -
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
2369 2244 1854
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 25.10% 25.10% 23.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 1233 1110 899
Average daily rate £363 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.53% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £211 £150 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 226 221 237
Average hourly rate £16.50 £15.75 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.76% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Phone across the South East region over the 3 months to 27 May 2015.

Windows Phone Daily Rate Histogram 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 27 May 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 8 £375 -6.25%
Buckinghamshire +2 4 £325 +62.50%
Surrey - 1 £450 -
Windows Phone
England

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Android
3 11 (44.00%) Apple iOS
4 10 (40.00%) C#
5 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
5 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
5 8 (32.00%) Mobile App
6 7 (28.00%) User Experience
6 7 (28.00%) .NET
6 7 (28.00%) HTML
7 6 (24.00%) Windows Phone 8
8 5 (20.00%) Android Development
8 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
8 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
9 4 (16.00%) MVC
9 4 (16.00%) Finance
9 4 (16.00%) SQL
9 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
9 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
9 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
10 3 (12.00%) AirWatch
10 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
10 3 (12.00%) MobileIron
10 3 (12.00%) Open Source
10 3 (12.00%) BlackBerry OS
10 3 (12.00%) HTML5
10 3 (12.00%) MVVM
10 3 (12.00%) Windows Phone 7
10 3 (12.00%) WPF
10 3 (12.00%) JIRA

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

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 (4.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MS Office
2 1 (4.00%) Adobe Illustrator
2 1 (4.00%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 2 (8.00%) CODA-Financials
2 1 (4.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
2 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) MPLS
1 2 (8.00%) Wi-Fi
1 2 (8.00%) Wireshark
2 1 (4.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 1 (4.00%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (4.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 3 (12.00%) JIRA
2 2 (8.00%) TestPartner
2 2 (8.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
3 1 (4.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Blend
3 1 (4.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (16.00%) Finance
2 2 (8.00%) Telecoms
2 2 (8.00%) Retail
3 1 (4.00%) Back Office
3 1 (4.00%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (56.00%) Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Applications Developer
2 5 (20.00%) C# Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile Applications Developer
2 5 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 4 (16.00%) .NET Developer
4 3 (12.00%) Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support Analyst
5 2 (8.00%) IT Support
5 2 (8.00%) Designer
5 2 (8.00%) Applications Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Senior Applications Engineer
5 2 (8.00%) Agile .NET Developer
5 2 (8.00%) C# .NET Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Mobile Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Applications Developer
6 1 (4.00%) Photoshop Designer
6 1 (4.00%) Test Engineer
6 1 (4.00%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (28.00%) HTML
1 7 (28.00%) .NET
2 4 (16.00%) ASP.NET
3 3 (12.00%) HTML5
3 3 (12.00%) WPF
4 2 (8.00%) Silverlight
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (8.00%) PhoneGap
4 2 (8.00%) AngularJS
4 2 (8.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 2 (8.00%) Apache Cordova
4 2 (8.00%) ASP.NET Web API
4 2 (8.00%) CSS
4 2 (8.00%) SOAP
4 2 (8.00%) .NET Framework
4 2 (8.00%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 8 (32.00%) Mobile App
2 7 (28.00%) User Experience
3 5 (20.00%) Blackberry
4 2 (8.00%) Smartphone
5 1 (4.00%) iPhone
5 1 (4.00%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (4.00%) Handset
5 1 (4.00%) CESG
5 1 (4.00%) PKI
5 1 (4.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 25 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Android
3 11 (44.00%) Apple iOS
4 6 (24.00%) Windows Phone 8
5 4 (16.00%) Windows 8
6 3 (12.00%) BlackBerry OS
6 3 (12.00%) Windows Phone 7
7 2 (8.00%) Windows 7
7 2 (8.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (8.00%) Windows CE
7 2 (8.00%) Windows Mobile
8 1 (4.00%) Linux
8 1 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (32.00%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (20.00%) Android Development
3 4 (16.00%) MVC
4 3 (12.00%) Open Source
4 3 (12.00%) iOS Development
4 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 3 (12.00%) MVVM
5 2 (8.00%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (8.00%) Mobile Development
5 2 (8.00%) Dependency Injection
5 2 (8.00%) Domain-Driven Design
5 2 (8.00%) Test Scripting
5 2 (8.00%) OOD
5 2 (8.00%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.00%) OOP
6 1 (4.00%) CRM
6 1 (4.00%) ITIL
6 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
6 1 (4.00%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 10 (40.00%) C#
2 5 (20.00%) JavaScript
3 4 (16.00%) SQL
4 3 (12.00%) XAML
5 2 (8.00%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.00%) VBA
6 1 (4.00%) Python
6 1 (4.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (8.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.00%) ISEB
2 1 (4.00%) ISTQB
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) QA
System Software
1 1 (4.00%) Firmware
1 1 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (12.00%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 8 (32.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (12.00%) MobileIron
3 2 (8.00%) Aerohive Networks
3 2 (8.00%) Meru Networks
3 2 (8.00%) ProCurve
3 2 (8.00%) HP
3 2 (8.00%) MicroStrategy
3 2 (8.00%) CODA
3 2 (8.00%) Sage
4 1 (4.00%) Symantec
4 1 (4.00%) VMware
4 1 (4.00%) Altiris
4 1 (4.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (4.00%) Adobe
4 1 (4.00%) F5
Alton, Hampshire
Austin Fraser
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
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