The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Phone skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Phone over the 3 months to 28 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
28 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Phone
UK
Rank 576 596 543
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -53
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 15 39 63
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.033% 0.076% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% 0.36% 0.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 19 33
Median daily rate £350 £350 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £314 £237 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £505 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £345 £325 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.15% -7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 0
Median hourly rate £14.71 £27.25 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.01% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.42 £17.00 -
% change year-on-year
-38.70% -

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
9415 10952 11442
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.69% 21.39% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6052 6684 6613
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £168
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £368 £355 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.66% +5.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 594 727 863
Median hourly rate £16.00 £17.00 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +5.19%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £45.00 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £17.00 £15.73
% change year-on-year
-10.29% +8.10%

Windows Phone
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Windows Phone Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Windows Phone
Daily Rate Trend

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

Windows Phone Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Windows Phone
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Phone within the UK over the 3 months to 28 February 2017.

Windows Phone Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Windows Phone
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Windows Phone Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Windows Phone
Top 19 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone within the UK over the 3 months to 28 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 -6 14 £350 - 13
London +7 6 £500 +8.10% 2
North West +24 2 £340 +7.93% 2
Manchester +10 2 £340 +7.08% 2
East Midlands -2 2 - - 1
Leicestershire -7 2 - -
Leicester -7 2 - -
South East +17 1 £350 - 4
West Midlands 0 1 £275 -15.38% 1
Birmingham -4 1 £275 -15.38% 1
East of England - 1 - - 2
Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
Ipswich - 1 - - 1
Bradford - 1 £375 - 1
West Yorkshire - 1 £375 - 1
Berkshire - 1 £350 - 4
Bromley - 1 - -
Slough - 1 £350 -
Suffolk - 1 - - 2

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Phone 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 Phone.

1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (76.36%) Android
3 35 (63.64%) Apple iOS
4 31 (56.36%) Blackberry
5 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
5 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
6 22 (40.00%) MVC
6 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
7 21 (38.18%) Mobile Development
8 16 (29.09%) Mobile App
8 16 (29.09%) Security Cleared
8 16 (29.09%) Web Development
9 15 (27.27%) HTML
10 14 (25.45%) .NET
10 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
10 14 (25.45%) CSS
10 14 (25.45%) SC Cleared
10 14 (25.45%) HTML5
11 13 (23.64%) webOS
11 13 (23.64%) Ember.js
11 13 (23.64%) Windows Phone 7
11 13 (23.64%) CSS3
11 13 (23.64%) Backbone.js
11 13 (23.64%) Front End Development
11 13 (23.64%) jQuery
11 13 (23.64%) Dojo
11 13 (23.64%) JSON
12 12 (21.82%) Ajax
12 12 (21.82%) C#
13 10 (18.18%) WCF

Windows Phone
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 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
2 1 (1.82%) SharePoint
2 1 (1.82%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (5.45%) MS Office
2 2 (3.64%) MS Excel
3 1 (1.82%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.64%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (1.82%) Mimecast
2 1 (1.82%) Office 365
2 1 (1.82%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 8 (14.55%) LAN
2 5 (9.09%) VPN
2 5 (9.09%) WAN
3 3 (5.45%) Firewall
4 2 (3.64%) IPsec
4 2 (3.64%) Kerberos
4 2 (3.64%) Skype
4 2 (3.64%) SSL
5 1 (1.82%) 3G
5 1 (1.82%) Network Security
5 1 (1.82%) SAN
5 1 (1.82%) VoIP
5 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.82%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (25.45%) SQL Server
2 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2005
2 7 (12.73%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (3.64%) MySQL
4 1 (1.82%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (14.55%) NUnit
1 8 (14.55%) Team Foundation Server
2 7 (12.73%) Visual Studio
3 1 (1.82%) MSTest
General
1 2 (3.64%) Finance
1 2 (3.64%) Games
2 1 (1.82%) Dutch Language
2 1 (1.82%) French Language
2 1 (1.82%) German Language
2 1 (1.82%) Italian Language
2 1 (1.82%) Law
2 1 (1.82%) Local Government
2 1 (1.82%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 31 (56.36%) Developer
2 12 (21.82%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 10 (18.18%) .NET Developer
3 10 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
4 9 (16.36%) C# Developer
5 8 (14.55%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 8 (14.55%) C# .NET Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Agile .NET Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Agile C# Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Agile Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) C# WCF Developer
6 7 (12.73%) C# WPF Developer
6 7 (12.73%) Support Analyst
6 7 (12.73%) WCF Developer
6 7 (12.73%) WPF Developer
7 5 (9.09%) Desktop Support
8 4 (7.27%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (7.27%) Infrastructure Analyst
8 4 (7.27%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (27.27%) HTML
2 14 (25.45%) .NET
2 14 (25.45%) CSS
2 14 (25.45%) HTML5
3 13 (23.64%) Backbone.js
3 13 (23.64%) CSS3
3 13 (23.64%) Dojo
3 13 (23.64%) Ember.js
3 13 (23.64%) jQuery
3 13 (23.64%) JSON
4 12 (21.82%) Ajax
5 10 (18.18%) WCF
6 9 (16.36%) .NET Framework
6 9 (16.36%) WPF
7 8 (14.55%) Entity Framework
7 8 (14.55%) RESTful
7 8 (14.55%) Web Services
8 7 (12.73%) AngularJS
8 7 (12.73%) NHibernate
9 5 (9.09%) SVG
Miscellaneous
1 31 (56.36%) Blackberry
2 16 (29.09%) Mobile App
3 5 (9.09%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (9.09%) Smartphone
4 4 (7.27%) Computer Science
4 4 (7.27%) Management Information System
5 2 (3.64%) CESG
5 2 (3.64%) iPhone
5 2 (3.64%) Private Cloud
6 1 (1.82%) Digital Media
6 1 (1.82%) Driving Licence
6 1 (1.82%) EPoS
6 1 (1.82%) iPad
6 1 (1.82%) mHealth
6 1 (1.82%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 55 (100.00%) Windows
2 42 (76.36%) Android
3 35 (63.64%) Apple iOS
4 13 (23.64%) webOS
4 13 (23.64%) Windows Phone 7
5 7 (12.73%) Windows 7
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Phone 8
6 5 (9.09%) Windows 8
6 5 (9.09%) Windows Server
7 4 (7.27%) Windows 10
8 2 (3.64%) Linux
8 2 (3.64%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.64%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (1.82%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (41.82%) Agile Software Development
2 22 (40.00%) MVC
3 21 (38.18%) Mobile Development
4 16 (29.09%) Web Development
5 13 (23.64%) Front End Development
6 9 (16.36%) OO
7 8 (14.55%) MVVM
7 8 (14.55%) TDD
7 8 (14.55%) Unit Testing
8 7 (12.73%) Dependency Injection
8 7 (12.73%) Mobile Application Development
8 7 (12.73%) Multithreading
8 7 (12.73%) Prototyping
8 7 (12.73%) SOA
9 6 (10.91%) Graceful Degradation
9 6 (10.91%) Mobile Device Management
9 6 (10.91%) Progressive Enhancement
9 6 (10.91%) Project Management
9 6 (10.91%) Responsive Web Design
9 6 (10.91%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 23 (41.82%) JavaScript
2 12 (21.82%) C#
3 5 (9.09%) SQL
4 3 (5.45%) Java
5 2 (3.64%) C
5 2 (3.64%) XAML
6 1 (1.82%) Apple Swift
6 1 (1.82%) C++
6 1 (1.82%) Objective-C
6 1 (1.82%) PHP
6 1 (1.82%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 16 (29.09%) Security Cleared
2 14 (25.45%) SC Cleared
3 2 (3.64%) Degree
4 1 (1.82%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.82%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
2 1 (1.82%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (16.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.64%) Hyper-V
2 2 (3.64%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (1.82%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.82%) vSphere
3 1 (1.82%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 7 (12.73%) AirWatch
2 5 (9.09%) Microsoft Intune
3 2 (3.64%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 22 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (16.36%) Apple
3 6 (10.91%) Citrix
4 5 (9.09%) VMware
5 4 (7.27%) Oracle
6 3 (5.45%) Xamarin
7 2 (3.64%) SAP
8 1 (1.82%) Avaya
8 1 (1.82%) EMC
8 1 (1.82%) HP
8 1 (1.82%) LANDesk
8 1 (1.82%) Samsung
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