The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone 7 skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Phone 7 over the 3 months to 24 April 2015 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
24 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Microsoft Windows Phone 7 (WinPhone7, WP7)
Rank 588 597 548
Rank change year-on-year
+9 -49
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 7 6 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.011% 0.005% 0.023%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.049% 0.025% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 7
Average daily rate
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£325 £500 £301
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.00% +66.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £500 £276
10% offered a daily rate of more than £385 £500 £420
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 - £301
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 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
12279 12170 10292
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.04% 22.04% 21.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 6979 6782 5521
Average daily rate £365 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £160 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £345 £320 £320
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1001 1050 1005
Average hourly rate £16.00 £16.20 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.23% -4.70%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.12 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -

Windows Phone 7
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows Phone 7 within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows Phone 7 Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Phone 7
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows Phone 7 within the UK.

Windows Phone 7 Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windows Phone 7
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone 7 within the UK over the 3 months to 24 April 2015. 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
England +2 6 £325 -35.00% 6
London +6 4 £375 -25.00% 4
Cheshire - 1 £300 - 1
Gloucestershire - 1 £300 -
North West - 1 £300 - 1
South West - 1 £300 -
Gloucester - 1 £300 -

Windows Phone 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Windows Phone 7 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 Windows Phone 7.

1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 11 (68.75%) Android
3 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
4 8 (50.00%) User Experience
4 8 (50.00%) Mobile Development
5 7 (43.75%) CSS3
5 7 (43.75%) HTML5
5 7 (43.75%) Blackberry
5 7 (43.75%) MVC
5 7 (43.75%) HTML
5 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
5 7 (43.75%) CSS
6 6 (37.50%) C#
6 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (37.50%) Dojo
6 6 (37.50%) jQuery
6 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
6 6 (37.50%) Ember.js
7 5 (31.25%) HTML5 Canvas
7 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
7 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
7 5 (31.25%) SVG
8 4 (25.00%) .NET
8 4 (25.00%) Web Analytics
8 4 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
8 4 (25.00%) SEO
8 4 (25.00%) Analytics
9 3 (18.75%) Windows Phone 8
9 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design

Windows Phone 7
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 April 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Windows Phone 7 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 Windows Phone 7. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (6.25%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (6.25%) Adobe Illustrator
1 1 (6.25%) Fireworks
1 1 (6.25%) Photoshop
1 1 (6.25%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.25%) Office 365
1 1 (6.25%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (6.25%) Firewall
1 1 (6.25%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (6.25%) GPRS
1 1 (6.25%) PBX
1 1 (6.25%) UMTS
1 1 (6.25%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (18.75%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (18.75%) Visual Studio
2 1 (6.25%) JIRA
General
1 3 (18.75%) Advertising
1 3 (18.75%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 11 (68.75%) Developer
2 6 (37.50%) Front-End Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Windows Mobile Developer
3 2 (12.50%) Designer
3 2 (12.50%) Mobile Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Front-End Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) UX Designer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) Photoshop Designer
4 1 (6.25%) Web Developer
4 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) 3rd Line Support
4 1 (6.25%) Test Engineer
4 1 (6.25%) UI Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (43.75%) CSS3
1 7 (43.75%) HTML5
1 7 (43.75%) HTML
1 7 (43.75%) CSS
2 6 (37.50%) Dojo
2 6 (37.50%) jQuery
2 6 (37.50%) Backbone.js
2 6 (37.50%) Ember.js
3 5 (31.25%) HTML5 Canvas
3 5 (31.25%) SVG
4 4 (25.00%) .NET
5 3 (18.75%) ASP.NET
6 2 (12.50%) Ajax
6 2 (12.50%) XMPP
6 2 (12.50%) JSON
6 2 (12.50%) AngularJS
7 1 (6.25%) ASP.NET Web Forms
7 1 (6.25%) ServiceStack
7 1 (6.25%) REST
7 1 (6.25%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (50.00%) User Experience
2 7 (43.75%) Blackberry
3 5 (31.25%) Visualisation
4 3 (18.75%) Mobile App
5 1 (6.25%) Private Cloud
5 1 (6.25%) iPhone
5 1 (6.25%) Handset
5 1 (6.25%) N-Tier
Operating Systems
1 16 (100.00%) Windows
1 16 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 11 (68.75%) Android
3 9 (56.25%) Apple iOS
4 4 (25.00%) Windows Mobile
5 3 (18.75%) Windows Phone 8
5 3 (18.75%) Windows 8
6 2 (12.50%) Windows 7
6 2 (12.50%) webOS
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
7 1 (6.25%) Windows CE
7 1 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
7 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (50.00%) Mobile Development
2 7 (43.75%) MVC
3 6 (37.50%) Agile Software Development
4 4 (25.00%) Web Analytics
4 4 (25.00%) SEO
4 4 (25.00%) Analytics
5 3 (18.75%) Responsive Web Design
5 3 (18.75%) Graceful Degradation
5 3 (18.75%) Waterfall
5 3 (18.75%) E-Commerce
6 2 (12.50%) Web Development
6 2 (12.50%) Progressive Enhancement
6 2 (12.50%) Web Usability
6 2 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
7 1 (6.25%) Rapid Prototyping
7 1 (6.25%) MVVM
7 1 (6.25%) Manual Testing
7 1 (6.25%) Time Management
7 1 (6.25%) Stakeholder Management
7 1 (6.25%) Software Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (43.75%) JavaScript
2 6 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (18.75%) C++
4 2 (12.50%) C
5 1 (6.25%) Python
5 1 (6.25%) PHP
5 1 (6.25%) VBA
Qualifications
1 5 (31.25%) Security Cleared
2 3 (18.75%) SC Cleared
3 2 (12.50%) Degree
4 1 (6.25%) DV Cleared
4 1 (6.25%) ISTQB
4 1 (6.25%) ISEB
System Software
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (6.25%) Hyper-V
1 1 (6.25%) VMware Server
1 1 (6.25%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (12.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (6.25%) Veeam
2 1 (6.25%) Acronis
2 1 (6.25%) VMware
2 1 (6.25%) WatchGuard
2 1 (6.25%) SonicWALL
2 1 (6.25%) Adobe
2 1 (6.25%) Citrix
2 1 (6.25%) Apple
2 1 (6.25%) Symantec
2 1 (6.25%) Sophos
2 1 (6.25%) Cisco
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