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 4 May 2016 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Mobile
Rank 597 587 577
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 50 49 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.090% 0.088% 0.081%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.40% 0.40% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 26 32
Median daily rate £420 £323 £281
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.23% +14.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £204 £150 £191
10% offered a daily rate of more than £490 £480 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £294
% change year-on-year
+8.33% +2.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 1
Median hourly rate £13.00 £19.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-32.46% +13.23%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +23.52%

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
12509 12385 12115
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.50% 22.18% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 7816 7068 6814
Median daily rate £388 £352 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.08% +0.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £170 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £535 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 684 1014 1046
Median hourly rate £17.25 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.54% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £39.25 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

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 4 May 2016.

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 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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 -14 47 £420 +26.79% 16
London +1 30 £420 -9.18% 10
South East -7 7 £375 +34.64% 4
Oxfordshire +13 6 £413 +26.92%
North West -2 5 - - 1
Cheshire -9 4 - - 1
Chester - 4 - -
South West -1 3 £325 +15.55%
Bristol - 3 £325 -
City of London +40 2 - - 1
Scotland -17 2 £310 -3.12% 1
Kidlington - 2 £151 -
East Midlands +10 1 - -
Glasgow +9 1 £310 -17.33% 1
Leicestershire +3 1 - -
Hampshire 0 1 £165 -28.87%
West Midlands -11 1 - -
Highlands - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Southampton - 1 £165 -
Leicester - 1 - -
Inverness - 1 - -

Windows Mobile
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, 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 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (44.62%) Mobile App
3 22 (33.85%) Java
4 20 (30.77%) C#
5 18 (27.69%) MongoDB
6 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
6 17 (26.15%) SOA
7 16 (24.62%) Red Hat
7 16 (24.62%) .NET
7 16 (24.62%) Service Delivery
7 16 (24.62%) PostgreSQL
7 16 (24.62%) DevOps
8 15 (23.08%) SC Cleared
9 14 (21.54%) Release Management
9 14 (21.54%) Apple iOS
9 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
10 13 (20.00%) Linux
10 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
11 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
11 12 (18.46%) Android
12 11 (16.92%) Visual Studio
12 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
12 11 (16.92%) Mobile Development
13 9 (13.85%) Scrum
13 9 (13.85%) HTML
14 8 (12.31%) Puppet
14 8 (12.31%) Entity Framework
14 8 (12.31%) jQuery
15 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
15 7 (10.77%) CSS

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 4 (6.15%) Confluence
1 4 (6.15%) Elasticsearch
1 4 (6.15%) OpenStack
1 4 (6.15%) Tomcat
2 3 (4.62%) MS Exchange
2 3 (4.62%) SharePoint
3 2 (3.08%) Node.js
4 1 (1.54%) Apache Pig
4 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (1.54%) IIS
4 1 (1.54%) SharePoint 2013
4 1 (1.54%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MS Office
2 3 (4.62%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.54%) InfoPath
3 1 (1.54%) SPSS
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.08%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (1.54%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 6 (9.23%) DNS
2 5 (7.69%) Internet
3 3 (4.62%) DHCP
3 3 (4.62%) Wi-Fi
4 2 (3.08%) LAN
4 2 (3.08%) WAN
5 1 (1.54%) 4G
5 1 (1.54%) Intranet
5 1 (1.54%) NAS
5 1 (1.54%) Network Security
5 1 (1.54%) PPP
5 1 (1.54%) PPTP
5 1 (1.54%) SSL
5 1 (1.54%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.54%) Unified Communications
5 1 (1.54%) VLAN
5 1 (1.54%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 18 (27.69%) MongoDB
2 16 (24.62%) PostgreSQL
3 7 (10.77%) SQL Server
4 4 (6.15%) NoSQL
5 2 (3.08%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (1.54%) Apache Hive
6 1 (1.54%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (1.54%) Couchbase
6 1 (1.54%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (1.54%) Data Mining
6 1 (1.54%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.54%) MS Access
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
6 1 (1.54%) SQL Server Integration Services
6 1 (1.54%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 11 (16.92%) Visual Studio
2 4 (6.15%) Git (software)
2 4 (6.15%) Jenkins
2 4 (6.15%) JIRA
3 3 (4.62%) Selenium
4 2 (3.08%) Cucumber
5 1 (1.54%) AppScan
5 1 (1.54%) CruiseControl
5 1 (1.54%) Fiddler
5 1 (1.54%) HP UFT
5 1 (1.54%) Metasploit
5 1 (1.54%) Microsoft Blend
5 1 (1.54%) Subversion
5 1 (1.54%) Xcode
General
1 3 (4.62%) Retail
2 2 (3.08%) Finance
2 2 (3.08%) Games
2 2 (3.08%) Law
3 1 (1.54%) Billing
3 1 (1.54%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (36.92%) Developer
2 16 (24.62%) Mobile Developer
2 16 (24.62%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 11 (16.92%) DevOps Engineer
4 10 (15.38%) Applications Developer
5 9 (13.85%) .NET Developer
5 9 (13.85%) Mobile Applications Developer
6 7 (10.77%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (10.77%) C# Developer
6 7 (10.77%) Linux/Unix DevOps
7 5 (7.69%) Linux DevOps Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Linux Engineer
7 5 (7.69%) Windows Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Applications Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Java Engineer
8 4 (6.15%) Service Desk Assistant
9 3 (4.62%) .NET Software Developer
9 3 (4.62%) Mobile Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Mobile Software Engineer
9 3 (4.62%) Technical Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (24.62%) .NET
2 12 (18.46%) .NET Framework
3 9 (13.85%) HTML
4 8 (12.31%) Entity Framework
4 8 (12.31%) jQuery
5 7 (10.77%) CSS
5 7 (10.77%) XML
6 6 (9.23%) HTML5
6 6 (9.23%) WPF
7 5 (7.69%) ASP.NET Web API
7 5 (7.69%) REST
7 5 (7.69%) RESTful
8 4 (6.15%) ASP.NET
8 4 (6.15%) CSS3
8 4 (6.15%) ELK Stack
8 4 (6.15%) JSON
8 4 (6.15%) Web Services
9 3 (4.62%) AngularJS
10 2 (3.08%) Gherkin
10 2 (3.08%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 29 (44.62%) Mobile App
2 5 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 5 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 4 (6.15%) CMDB
3 4 (6.15%) Handset
4 3 (4.62%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (4.62%) Computer Science
4 3 (4.62%) Driving Licence
4 3 (4.62%) Smartphone
5 1 (1.54%) Client/Server
5 1 (1.54%) Digital Media
5 1 (1.54%) iPhone
5 1 (1.54%) Kinect
5 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.54%) NHS
5 1 (1.54%) Smartcard
5 1 (1.54%) Xbox
Operating Systems
1 65 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (21.54%) Apple iOS
3 13 (20.00%) Linux
4 12 (18.46%) Android
5 6 (9.23%) Windows 7
5 6 (9.23%) Windows 8
6 5 (7.69%) CentOS
6 5 (7.69%) Ubuntu
6 5 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 5 (7.69%) Windows Phone
7 4 (6.15%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 4 (6.15%) Windows CE
8 2 (3.08%) Windows Server
9 1 (1.54%) Kali Linux
9 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.54%) SUSE
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (1.54%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (26.15%) SOA
2 16 (24.62%) DevOps
2 16 (24.62%) Service Delivery
3 14 (21.54%) Release Management
4 13 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
5 11 (16.92%) Mobile Development
6 9 (13.85%) Scrum
7 7 (10.77%) MVC
8 5 (7.69%) Open Source
8 5 (7.69%) SDLC
9 4 (6.15%) Asset Management
9 4 (6.15%) Configuration Management
9 4 (6.15%) Disaster Recovery
9 4 (6.15%) Information Management
9 4 (6.15%) Multithreading
9 4 (6.15%) Software Engineering
9 4 (6.15%) Validation
10 3 (4.62%) Integration Testing
10 3 (4.62%) Mobile Application Development
10 3 (4.62%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 22 (33.85%) Java
2 20 (30.77%) C#
3 6 (9.23%) C++
3 6 (9.23%) JavaScript
3 6 (9.23%) VB.NET
3 6 (9.23%) XAML
4 5 (7.69%) T-SQL
5 4 (6.15%) Objective-C
5 4 (6.15%) SQL
5 4 (6.15%) VB
6 2 (3.08%) PowerShell
7 1 (1.54%) C
7 1 (1.54%) PHP
7 1 (1.54%) PL/SQL
7 1 (1.54%) R
7 1 (1.54%) Scala
7 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (26.15%) Security Cleared
2 15 (23.08%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.08%) Degree
3 2 (3.08%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.54%) MCP
4 1 (1.54%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.08%) QA
1 2 (3.08%) SLA
System Software
1 11 (16.92%) Active Directory
2 4 (6.15%) Hyper-V
3 2 (3.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.08%) XenDesktop
4 1 (1.54%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 8 (12.31%) Puppet
2 5 (7.69%) SCCM
3 4 (6.15%) Kibana
3 4 (6.15%) logstash
4 1 (1.54%) AirWatch
4 1 (1.54%) Nmap
4 1 (1.54%) WebInspect
4 1 (1.54%) WSUS
Vendors
1 16 (24.62%) Red Hat
2 14 (21.54%) Microsoft
3 7 (10.77%) Citrix
4 4 (6.15%) Atlassian
5 3 (4.62%) VMware
6 2 (3.08%) SolarWinds
7 1 (1.54%) Dell
7 1 (1.54%) Endeca
7 1 (1.54%) Forcepoint
7 1 (1.54%) HP
7 1 (1.54%) hybris
7 1 (1.54%) Intel Security
7 1 (1.54%) Juniper
7 1 (1.54%) Mitel
7 1 (1.54%) MobileIron
7 1 (1.54%) SOTI
7 1 (1.54%) TIBCO
7 1 (1.54%) Toshiba
7 1 (1.54%) Xamarin
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