The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Phone over the 3 months to 19 January 2017 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
19 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Phone
England / South West
Rank - 144 133
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 0 2 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West - 0.067% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.34% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 7
Median daily rate - £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +23.07%
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £285 £338
% change year-on-year
+20.61% -15.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £17.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.42 £23.75 -
% change year-on-year
-56.12% -

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 West region.

Operating Systems Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
473 592 690
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 18.44% 19.87% 22.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 372 371
Median daily rate £300 £340 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-11.76% -2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £125 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £488 £450 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 69 64 100
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.91% +9.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £42.55 £36.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the South 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 South West

Windows Phone
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Windows Phone Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Windows Phone
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Windows Phone Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 January 2017, 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 South West region with a requirement for Windows Phone.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) JSON
3 1 (33.33%) Dojo
3 1 (33.33%) jQuery
3 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared
3 1 (33.33%) Ajax
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Web Services
3 1 (33.33%) XML
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Node.js
3 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
3 1 (33.33%) CSS3
3 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (33.33%) Ember.js
3 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in the South 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:

Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
2 1 (33.33%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 1 (33.33%) iOS Developer
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) JSON
2 1 (33.33%) Ajax
2 1 (33.33%) AngularJS
2 1 (33.33%) Backbone.js
2 1 (33.33%) CSS
2 1 (33.33%) CSS3
2 1 (33.33%) Dojo
2 1 (33.33%) Ember.js
2 1 (33.33%) HTML
2 1 (33.33%) HTML5
2 1 (33.33%) iOS SDK
2 1 (33.33%) jQuery
2 1 (33.33%) Node.js
2 1 (33.33%) RESTful
2 1 (33.33%) Web Services
2 1 (33.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Android
1 3 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) webOS
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Phone 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Mobile Development
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) Front End Development
3 1 (33.33%) Graceful Degradation
3 1 (33.33%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Memory Management
3 1 (33.33%) MVC
3 1 (33.33%) OO
3 1 (33.33%) Progressive Enhancement
3 1 (33.33%) Prototyping
3 1 (33.33%) Responsive Web Design
3 1 (33.33%) Waterfall
3 1 (33.33%) Web Development
3 1 (33.33%) Web Usability
3 1 (33.33%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 1 (33.33%) Security Cleared