The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Mobile skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Mobile over the 3 months to 21 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
21 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Mobile
UK
Rank 565 608 565
Rank change year-on-year
+43 -43
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 17 19 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.037% 0.083%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.18% 0.17% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 12 24
Median daily rate £350 £308 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.82% -18.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £128 £120 £318
10% offered a daily rate of more than £462 £395 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £248 £308 £350
% change year-on-year
-19.51% -12.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 2 2
Median hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £23.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -48.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £10.45 £12.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.70 £14.05 £34.78
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £10.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +19.51%

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
9191 10866 11557
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.87% 21.38% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 5814 6502 6806
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £510
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 601 808 954
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Mobile
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Windows Mobile Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Mobile
Daily Rate Trend

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

Windows Mobile Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windows Mobile
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Mobile within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 2017.

Windows Mobile Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Windows Mobile
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Windows Mobile Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Windows Mobile
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Mobile within the UK over the 3 months to 21 January 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 +22 16 £260 -15.44% 13
South East +21 9 £130 -58.40% 4
Berkshire - 4 £130 -
Oxfordshire 0 3 £135 -62.75% 1
Kidlington - 3 £135 -
Luton - 3 - -
Reading - 3 - -
Bedfordshire - 3 - -
East of England - 3 - -
Hampshire +13 2 - - 1
Basingstoke - 2 - -
London +5 1 £450 +65.13% 4
West Midlands +4 1 £375 - 1
Birmingham -2 1 £375 -
City of London -6 1 £450 +140.00% 1
East Midlands - 1 £480 -
Merseyside - 1 - - 1
North West - 1 - - 4
Lincolnshire - 1 £480 -
Lincoln - 1 £480 -
Liverpool - 1 - - 1
Windsor - 1 £130 -

Windows Mobile
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 21 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Mobile 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 Mobile.

1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (50.00%) Android
2 32 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 30 (46.88%) .NET
4 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
5 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
6 22 (34.38%) Mobile App
7 20 (31.25%) C#
8 17 (26.56%) ASP.NET
8 17 (26.56%) Windows Server
9 15 (23.44%) AirWatch
10 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
10 14 (21.88%) IIS
11 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
12 12 (18.75%) Degree
12 12 (18.75%) MVC
12 12 (18.75%) Application Packaging
12 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
13 11 (17.19%) HTML
13 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
13 11 (17.19%) PowerShell
14 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Intune
14 10 (15.63%) SQL
14 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
14 10 (15.63%) HP
14 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
15 9 (14.06%) CSS
15 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
15 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
15 9 (14.06%) Windows 8

Windows Mobile
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 14 (21.88%) IIS
2 7 (10.94%) OpenStack
3 6 (9.38%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.38%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.69%) Skype for Business
5 2 (3.13%) Apache
5 2 (3.13%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (1.56%) BizTalk Server
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2010
6 1 (1.56%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 12 (18.75%) MS Excel
2 3 (4.69%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 9 (14.06%) Microsoft Azure
2 6 (9.38%) Office 365
3 2 (3.13%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (3.13%) Bluemix
3 2 (3.13%) IBM Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 4 (6.25%) DNS
1 4 (6.25%) Network Security
1 4 (6.25%) VPN
2 3 (4.69%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (4.69%) DHCP
2 3 (4.69%) LAN
2 3 (4.69%) Skype
2 3 (4.69%) WAN
3 2 (3.13%) Extranet
3 2 (3.13%) IP Telephony
3 2 (3.13%) NetScaler
3 2 (3.13%) VoIP
3 2 (3.13%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (1.56%) Firewall
4 1 (1.56%) HTTP
4 1 (1.56%) Internet
4 1 (1.56%) PBX
4 1 (1.56%) SMS
4 1 (1.56%) Softphone
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.06%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.69%) MySQL
3 2 (3.13%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 7 (10.94%) Axure RP
2 3 (4.69%) Git (software)
2 3 (4.69%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 3 (4.69%) Team Foundation Server
2 3 (4.69%) Visual Studio
2 3 (4.69%) Xcode
3 1 (1.56%) Android Studio
3 1 (1.56%) Calabash
3 1 (1.56%) Eclipse
3 1 (1.56%) Hudson
3 1 (1.56%) Jenkins
3 1 (1.56%) JUnit
3 1 (1.56%) Robotium
3 1 (1.56%) Subversion
3 1 (1.56%) TeamCity
General
1 4 (6.25%) Publishing
2 3 (4.69%) Banking
2 3 (4.69%) Manufacturing
3 2 (3.13%) Retail
Job Titles
1 23 (35.94%) Developer
2 13 (20.31%) Analyst
3 9 (14.06%) Support Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) IT Analyst
4 8 (12.50%) Mobility Specialist
5 7 (10.94%) Xamarin Developer
6 6 (9.38%) C# Developer
6 6 (9.38%) Enterprise Management Specialist
6 6 (9.38%) IT Support
6 6 (9.38%) IT Support Analyst
7 5 (7.81%) Mobility Engineer
8 4 (6.25%) Applications Developer
9 3 (4.69%) .NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Android Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Architect
9 3 (4.69%) C# .NET Developer
9 3 (4.69%) iOS Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Objective-C Developer
9 3 (4.69%) Service Analyst
9 3 (4.69%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 30 (46.88%) .NET
2 17 (26.56%) ASP.NET
3 11 (17.19%) HTML
4 9 (14.06%) CSS
5 7 (10.94%) ASP.NET Web API
5 7 (10.94%) WPF
5 7 (10.94%) XSLT
6 6 (9.38%) WinForms
7 3 (4.69%) Apache Cordova
7 3 (4.69%) Cocoa
7 3 (4.69%) jQuery
7 3 (4.69%) WCF
7 3 (4.69%) Web Services
8 2 (3.13%) KnockoutJS
8 2 (3.13%) Worklight
8 2 (3.13%) XML
9 1 (1.56%) Ajax
9 1 (1.56%) AngularJS
9 1 (1.56%) Classic ASP
9 1 (1.56%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 22 (34.38%) Mobile App
2 11 (17.19%) Computer Science
3 6 (9.38%) CMDB
3 6 (9.38%) iPhone
4 5 (7.81%) Handset
4 5 (7.81%) Smartphone
5 4 (6.25%) Digital Media
6 3 (4.69%) iPad
7 2 (3.13%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (3.13%) Blackberry
8 1 (1.56%) BYOD
8 1 (1.56%) Data Centre
8 1 (1.56%) Driving Licence
8 1 (1.56%) Fat Client
8 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
8 1 (1.56%) Streaming Media
8 1 (1.56%) Thin Client
8 1 (1.56%) User Experience
8 1 (1.56%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 64 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (50.00%) Android
2 32 (50.00%) Apple iOS
3 17 (26.56%) Windows Server
4 14 (21.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 13 (20.31%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (14.06%) Windows 8
7 7 (10.94%) Windows 10
8 5 (7.81%) Windows 7
9 3 (4.69%) Linux
9 3 (4.69%) Windows XP
10 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone
10 2 (3.13%) Windows Phone 8
10 2 (3.13%) Windows Server 2003
11 1 (1.56%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (18.75%) Application Packaging
1 12 (18.75%) MVC
2 10 (15.63%) Agile Software Development
3 8 (12.50%) ITIL
4 6 (9.38%) Configuration Management
5 5 (7.81%) ERP
5 5 (7.81%) Web Development
6 4 (6.25%) CRM
6 4 (6.25%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (6.25%) Mobile Development
7 3 (4.69%) Continuous Improvement
7 3 (4.69%) iOS Development
7 3 (4.69%) Software Engineering
7 3 (4.69%) UML
8 2 (3.13%) Android Development
8 2 (3.13%) Email Management
8 2 (3.13%) Fault Analysis
8 2 (3.13%) Mobile Device Management
8 2 (3.13%) Mobile First
8 2 (3.13%) Web Application Development
Programming Languages
1 20 (31.25%) C#
2 11 (17.19%) PowerShell
3 10 (15.63%) JavaScript
3 10 (15.63%) SQL
4 7 (10.94%) XAML
5 6 (9.38%) Java
6 4 (6.25%) C++
6 4 (6.25%) Objective-C
6 4 (6.25%) PHP
6 4 (6.25%) T-SQL
7 3 (4.69%) Apple Swift
7 3 (4.69%) VB
8 2 (3.13%) C
8 2 (3.13%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 12 (18.75%) Degree
2 7 (10.94%) MCSE
2 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (10.94%) Security Cleared
3 5 (7.81%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.56%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.56%) SLA
System Software
1 29 (45.31%) Active Directory
2 5 (7.81%) XenDesktop
3 3 (4.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (4.69%) XenApp
4 2 (3.13%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (3.13%) Virtual Servers
4 2 (3.13%) VMware ESX
4 2 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 15 (23.44%) AirWatch
2 10 (15.63%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (4.69%) SCCM
4 2 (3.13%) SCOrch
4 2 (3.13%) Simpana
5 1 (1.56%) SCSM
Vendors
1 25 (39.06%) Microsoft
2 10 (15.63%) HP
3 8 (12.50%) Apple
3 8 (12.50%) Xamarin
4 7 (10.94%) Citrix
5 6 (9.38%) VMware
6 3 (4.69%) Cisco
6 3 (4.69%) Dell
6 3 (4.69%) SAP
7 2 (3.13%) AppSense
7 2 (3.13%) IBM
7 2 (3.13%) Lumension
7 2 (3.13%) NetApp
7 2 (3.13%) Polycom
7 2 (3.13%) Samsung
7 2 (3.13%) SolarWinds
8 1 (1.56%) Bomgar
8 1 (1.56%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.56%) MobileIron
8 1 (1.56%) Xerox