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 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Windows Phone 7 (WinPhone7, WP7)
Rank 606 567 555
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -12
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 7 7 10 33
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.012% 0.019% 0.061%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.053% 0.083% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 13
Average daily rate
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£331 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.35% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £295 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £346 £380 £443
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 - £265
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
13128 12078 11405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.49% 23.03% 20.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 7725 6736 5990
Average daily rate £355 £358 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.69% +2.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £163 £176 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £320 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.56% -1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1169 1078 1087
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -8.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £38.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.16 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+7.73% -11.76%

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 October 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
England -30 7 £331 -5.35% 5
London -9 6 £325 -7.14% 3
City of London +14 1 £338 +1.88%
South West - - - - 2
Bristol - - - - 1
Edinburgh - - - -
Scotland - - - -

Windows Phone 7
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 4 (50.00%) JSON
3 4 (50.00%) C#
3 4 (50.00%) User Experience
3 4 (50.00%) Android
3 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 3 (37.50%) CSS3
4 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
4 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
4 3 (37.50%) Graceful Degradation
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 3 (37.50%) HTML5
4 3 (37.50%) webOS
4 3 (37.50%) Progressive Enhancement
4 3 (37.50%) Web Usability
4 3 (37.50%) Ember.js
4 3 (37.50%) HTML
4 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
4 3 (37.50%) MVC
4 3 (37.50%) Dojo
4 3 (37.50%) jQuery
4 3 (37.50%) Web Development
4 3 (37.50%) Ajax
4 3 (37.50%) CSS
5 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
5 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
5 2 (25.00%) Finance

Windows Phone 7
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 2014, 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.

Development Applications
1 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
2 1 (12.50%) Eclipse
2 1 (12.50%) JIRA
2 1 (12.50%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
1 2 (25.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Developer
2 3 (37.50%) Front-End Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Android Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) JSON
2 3 (37.50%) Dojo
2 3 (37.50%) HTML
2 3 (37.50%) CSS
2 3 (37.50%) CSS3
2 3 (37.50%) Backbone.js
2 3 (37.50%) Ember.js
2 3 (37.50%) jQuery
2 3 (37.50%) HTML5
2 3 (37.50%) Ajax
3 1 (12.50%) iOS SDK
3 1 (12.50%) Android SDK
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
3 1 (12.50%) XML
3 1 (12.50%) Swing
3 1 (12.50%) .NET
3 1 (12.50%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (50.00%) User Experience
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Media
2 2 (25.00%) New Media
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile App
3 1 (12.50%) iPhone
3 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (12.50%) Data Structures
3 1 (12.50%) Algorithms
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Phone
2 4 (50.00%) Apple iOS
2 4 (50.00%) Android
3 3 (37.50%) webOS
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 8
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Phone 8
5 1 (12.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (37.50%) Web Development
2 3 (37.50%) MVC
2 3 (37.50%) Web Usability
2 3 (37.50%) Progressive Enhancement
2 3 (37.50%) Responsive Web Design
2 3 (37.50%) Graceful Degradation
3 2 (25.00%) Software Engineering
4 1 (12.50%) Compatibility Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Web Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) OOP
4 1 (12.50%) OO
4 1 (12.50%) OOD
4 1 (12.50%) User Stories
4 1 (12.50%) Mobile Application Development
4 1 (12.50%) Android Development
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) C#
2 3 (37.50%) JavaScript
3 2 (25.00%) C++
4 1 (12.50%) Java
4 1 (12.50%) SQL
4 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) QA
Vendors
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft
1 1 (12.50%) Xamarin
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