The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Embedded Compact skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Embedded Compact over the 3 months to 20 February 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Embedded Compact (formerly Windows Embedded CE, Windows CE)
UK
Rank 587 616 597
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -19
Contract jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact 9 2 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.020% 0.004% 0.042%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.097% 0.018% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 1 12
Median daily rate £375 £300 £319
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £358 £300 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £300 £398
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £300 £278
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Median hourly rate - - £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
9326 10928 11731
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.57% 21.37% 22.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 5954 6641 6806
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £188 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 597 730 907
Median hourly rate £16.25 £17.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +8.29%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £39.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

Windows Embedded Compact
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Embedded Compact Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Embedded Compact
Daily Rate Trend

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

Windows Embedded Compact Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windows Embedded Compact
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Windows Embedded Compact Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Windows Embedded Compact
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact within the UK over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +51 9 £375 +25.00% 12
Yorkshire - 4 £388 - 5
Leeds - 4 £388 - 1
West Yorkshire - 4 £388 - 3
South East +16 3 £350 -
Berkshire +21 2 £350 -
London - 2 £369 - 3
Bracknell - 2 £350 -

Windows Embedded Compact
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Windows Embedded Compact.

1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
3 12 (50.00%) Android
4 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
5 9 (37.50%) C
5 9 (37.50%) C#
5 9 (37.50%) C++
6 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
7 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
7 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
8 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
8 6 (25.00%) SCCM
8 6 (25.00%) OO
8 6 (25.00%) AirWatch
9 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
9 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
9 5 (20.83%) Android Studio
9 5 (20.83%) Java
9 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
9 5 (20.83%) VBScript
9 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
10 4 (16.67%) Project Management
10 4 (16.67%) SQL
10 4 (16.67%) Python
10 4 (16.67%) Linux
10 4 (16.67%) JIRA
10 4 (16.67%) Retail
10 4 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
10 4 (16.67%) Electronics
10 4 (16.67%) Git (software)

Windows Embedded Compact
Top Related IT Skills 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (4.17%) Facebook Platform
Business Applications
1 2 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.17%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (4.17%) Bluetooth
1 1 (4.17%) GPRS
1 1 (4.17%) NFC
1 1 (4.17%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 1 (4.17%) Apache Cassandra
2 1 (4.17%) MySQL
2 1 (4.17%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (45.83%) Visual Studio
2 5 (20.83%) Android Studio
2 5 (20.83%) Eclipse
3 4 (16.67%) Git (software)
3 4 (16.67%) JIRA
4 2 (8.33%) Rational DOORS
General
1 4 (16.67%) Electronics
1 4 (16.67%) Retail
2 2 (8.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 10 (41.67%) Software Engineer
2 8 (33.33%) Developer
3 7 (29.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Electronics Engineer
4 4 (16.67%) Software Developer
5 3 (12.50%) C++ Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Developer
6 2 (8.33%) C# Software Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Developer/Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Dynamics NAV Developer
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Engineer
6 2 (8.33%) Linux Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Android Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ Developer
7 1 (4.17%) C++ GUI Developer
7 1 (4.17%) GUI Developer
7 1 (4.17%) GUI Software Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Infrastructure Security Engineer
7 1 (4.17%) Senior Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.50%) Web Services
2 2 (8.33%) COM
2 2 (8.33%) REST
2 2 (8.33%) SOAP
2 2 (8.33%) WPF
3 1 (4.17%) .NET
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Compact Framework
3 1 (4.17%) .NET Framework
3 1 (4.17%) AngularJS
3 1 (4.17%) CSS
3 1 (4.17%) Google Maps API
3 1 (4.17%) HTML
3 1 (4.17%) JSON
3 1 (4.17%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 5 (20.83%) Mobile App
2 1 (4.17%) CAN bus
2 1 (4.17%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 24 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (50.00%) Android
3 8 (33.33%) Apple iOS
4 7 (29.17%) Windows 10
5 4 (16.67%) Embedded Linux
5 4 (16.67%) Linux
6 2 (8.33%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (54.17%) Software Engineering
2 6 (25.00%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (25.00%) OO
3 4 (16.67%) Project Management
4 3 (12.50%) Translating Business Requirements
5 2 (8.33%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (8.33%) Configuration Management
5 2 (8.33%) Embedded Software Development
5 2 (8.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 2 (8.33%) Scrum
5 2 (8.33%) Test Scripting
6 1 (4.17%) Android Development
6 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
6 1 (4.17%) iOS Development
6 1 (4.17%) ITSM
6 1 (4.17%) Multithreading
6 1 (4.17%) OOP
6 1 (4.17%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 9 (37.50%) C
1 9 (37.50%) C#
1 9 (37.50%) C++
2 5 (20.83%) Java
2 5 (20.83%) JavaScript
2 5 (20.83%) PowerShell
2 5 (20.83%) VBScript
3 4 (16.67%) Python
3 4 (16.67%) SQL
4 2 (8.33%) Embedded C
5 1 (4.17%) Embedded C++
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) ISO13485
1 2 (8.33%) MISRA
1 2 (8.33%) MISRA C
System Software
1 7 (29.17%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.17%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (25.00%) AirWatch
1 6 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (8.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (4.17%) Citrix
2 1 (4.17%) Facebook
2 1 (4.17%) Google
2 1 (4.17%) VMware
2 1 (4.17%) Xamarin