The table below looks at the statistics for .NET Compact Framework skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited .NET Compact Framework over the 3 months to 29 August 2014 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft .NET Compact Framework
Rank - - 584
Contract jobs citing .NET Compact Framework 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.012%
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category - - 0.045%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 6
Average daily rate
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- - £310
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
15698 15095 15547
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.76% 28.64% 26.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 9962 9698 9555
Average daily rate £375 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £260 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 222 265 367
Average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £33.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.47%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £20.00 £18.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £35.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%

.NET Compact Framework
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing .NET Compact Framework within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

.NET Compact Framework Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

.NET Compact Framework
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing .NET Compact Framework within the UK.

.NET Compact Framework Daily Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Compact Framework
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing .NET Compact Framework within the UK.

.NET Compact Framework Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

.NET Compact Framework
Top 14 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing .NET Compact Framework within the UK over the 3 months to 29 August 2014. 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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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
Chelmsford - - - -
Guildford - - - -
Nottingham - - - -
Poole - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Dorset - - - -
Essex - - - -
Nottinghamshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South East - - - -
South West - - - -
England - - - -
East of England - - - -

.NET Compact Framework
Top 12 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing .NET Compact Framework 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 .NET Compact Framework.

1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Motorola
1 1 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) PDA
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development

.NET Compact Framework
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing .NET Compact Framework 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 .NET Compact Framework. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Smartphone
1 1 (100.00%) PDA
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows CE
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Application Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C#
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Motorola