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 24 July 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
24 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows Phone
Rank 570 586 558
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -28
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 73 60 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.13% 0.11% 0.085%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.60% 0.49% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 35 21
Median daily rate £400 £365 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +21.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £289 £164 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £322 £400 £256
% change year-on-year
-19.62% +56.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 3 0
Median hourly rate £42.00 £40.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.00 - -

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
12206 12231 12107
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 22.56% 21.48% 22.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 7735 7253 6863
Median daily rate £395 £363 £348
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.96% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £175 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £305
% change year-on-year
- +14.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 614 939 1030
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.94% +13.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £40.00 £29.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
- +10.00%

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 24 July 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Windows Phone within the UK over the 3 months to 24 July 2016.

Windows Phone Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

Windows Phone
Top 26 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 24 July 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 -6 67 £400 +14.28% 17
London +13 37 £475 +62.39% 7
Leicestershire +12 10 £463 +85.00%
East Midlands +10 10 £463 +85.00% 1
North East -33 10 £310 -
Tyne and Wear -36 10 £310 -
Leicester - 10 £463 -
Newcastle upon Tyne -41 9 £310 -
Scotland +8 6 £298 -23.22%
City of London +47 5 £295 +35.63%
Erskine - 5 £298 -
Renfrewshire - 5 £298 -
Bristol -6 4 £338 -20.58% 2
South West -8 4 £338 -20.58% 3
East of England +13 2 £375 +85.18%
Yorkshire +4 2 £356 +163.88% 1
South East -6 2 £315 -16.00% 2
Essex - 2 £375 -
West Yorkshire +1 1 £375 +177.77% 1
Berkshire +1 1 £230 -42.50%
Leeds -1 1 £375 +177.77% 1
North Yorkshire - 1 £338 -
Walton-on-Thames - 1 £400 -
Wokingham - 1 £230 -
Northallerton - 1 £338 -
Surrey - 1 £400 -

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 July 2016, 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.

1 120 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (49.17%) Android
3 51 (42.50%) JavaScript
4 49 (40.83%) Apple iOS
5 48 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 47 (39.17%) HTML
7 46 (38.33%) HTML5
8 42 (35.00%) SQL Server
9 40 (33.33%) .NET
10 36 (30.00%) AngularJS
11 35 (29.17%) C#
11 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
12 34 (28.33%) Active Directory
13 33 (27.50%) Windows 10
13 33 (27.50%) Windows Server
14 29 (24.17%) Apple
15 28 (23.33%) ITIL
16 27 (22.50%) Blackberry
17 26 (21.67%) VMware
18 25 (20.83%) CSS
18 25 (20.83%) Citrix
19 24 (20.00%) CSS3
20 22 (18.33%) RESTful
21 21 (17.50%) ECMAScript
21 21 (17.50%) Scrum
22 20 (16.67%) Git (software)
22 20 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
22 20 (16.67%) JSON
22 20 (16.67%) Office 365
22 20 (16.67%) Aurelia

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 17 (14.17%) Skype for Business
2 12 (10.00%) SharePoint
3 10 (8.33%) Confluence
4 9 (7.50%) MS Exchange
5 6 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 4 (3.33%) NServiceBus
7 3 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
8 2 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.67%) JBoss
9 1 (0.83%) CMS
9 1 (0.83%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (10.83%) MS Excel
2 9 (7.50%) MS Project
3 8 (6.67%) MS Office
4 4 (3.33%) Adobe Illustrator
4 4 (3.33%) Photoshop
5 3 (2.50%) MS Visio
5 3 (2.50%) OmniGraffle
6 2 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Suite
6 2 (1.67%) InDesign
6 2 (1.67%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 20 (16.67%) Office 365
2 4 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (3.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (1.67%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 2 (1.67%) GitHub
4 1 (0.83%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (0.83%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 19 (15.83%) VPN
2 16 (13.33%) DNS
3 14 (11.67%) Internet
4 11 (9.17%) Network Security
5 9 (7.50%) AMQP
6 8 (6.67%) Extranet
6 8 (6.67%) Firewall
7 7 (5.83%) Skype
8 6 (5.00%) DHCP
9 2 (1.67%) Cisco IOS
9 2 (1.67%) NetScaler
9 2 (1.67%) TCP/IP
10 1 (0.83%) 4G
10 1 (0.83%) VoIP
10 1 (0.83%) Wi-Fi
10 1 (0.83%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 42 (35.00%) SQL Server
2 18 (15.00%) MySQL
3 11 (9.17%) MongoDB
4 7 (5.83%) CouchDB
5 4 (3.33%) NoSQL
5 4 (3.33%) RavenDB
6 1 (0.83%) Big Data
6 1 (0.83%) Oracle Database
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2005
6 1 (0.83%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 20 (16.67%) Git (software)
2 15 (12.50%) JIRA
3 13 (10.83%) git-flow
4 10 (8.33%) jspm
5 7 (5.83%) Babel
6 6 (5.00%) Subversion
7 4 (3.33%) Artifactory
7 4 (3.33%) Jenkins
7 4 (3.33%) NuGet
7 4 (3.33%) TeamCity
8 3 (2.50%) Axure RP
8 3 (2.50%) Visual Studio
9 2 (1.67%) Ant
9 2 (1.67%) Appcelerator Titanium
9 2 (1.67%) Maven
10 1 (0.83%) Apache Ivy
10 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Blend
10 1 (0.83%) NUnit
10 1 (0.83%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (3.33%) Banking
2 3 (2.50%) Finance
3 2 (1.67%) Law
3 2 (1.67%) Retail
4 1 (0.83%) Games
Job Titles
1 67 (55.83%) Developer
2 25 (20.83%) Applications Developer
3 19 (15.83%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
4 16 (13.33%) JavaScript Developer
4 16 (13.33%) Mobility Engineer
5 13 (10.83%) Mobile Developer
6 10 (8.33%) C# Developer
7 9 (7.50%) Desktop Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Senior Desktop Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Senior Server Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Senior Systems Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Server Engineer
8 8 (6.67%) Systems Engineer
9 7 (5.83%) .NET Developer
9 7 (5.83%) Support Engineer
10 6 (5.00%) C# .NET Developer
10 6 (5.00%) Designer
11 5 (4.17%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
11 5 (4.17%) UX Designer
11 5 (4.17%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 47 (39.17%) HTML
2 46 (38.33%) HTML5
3 40 (33.33%) .NET
4 36 (30.00%) AngularJS
5 25 (20.83%) CSS
6 24 (20.00%) CSS3
7 22 (18.33%) RESTful
8 20 (16.67%) Aurelia
8 20 (16.67%) JSON
9 19 (15.83%) Web Services
10 17 (14.17%) Node.js
11 15 (12.50%) REST
12 14 (11.67%) Twitter Bootstrap
13 13 (10.83%) jQuery
13 13 (10.83%) Sass
14 12 (10.00%) Ajax
14 12 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
14 12 (10.00%) Backbone.js
14 12 (10.00%) React
15 11 (9.17%) Ember.js
Miscellaneous
1 27 (22.50%) Blackberry
2 18 (15.00%) Mobile App
3 13 (10.83%) CESG
4 11 (9.17%) iPhone
5 10 (8.33%) Private Cloud
6 9 (7.50%) User Experience
7 8 (6.67%) Data Centre
8 7 (5.83%) Computer Science
8 7 (5.83%) Smartphone
9 6 (5.00%) iPad
10 3 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
10 3 (2.50%) Digital Media
10 3 (2.50%) Mobile Banking
10 3 (2.50%) PKI
11 2 (1.67%) BYOD
11 2 (1.67%) Client/Server
11 2 (1.67%) N-Tier
11 2 (1.67%) Video on Demand
12 1 (0.83%) Inversion of Control
12 1 (0.83%) Streaming Video
Operating Systems
1 120 (100.00%) Windows
2 59 (49.17%) Android
3 49 (40.83%) Apple iOS
4 33 (27.50%) Windows 10
4 33 (27.50%) Windows Server
5 17 (14.17%) Linux
6 11 (9.17%) webOS
6 11 (9.17%) Windows Phone 7
7 10 (8.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 10 (8.33%) Windows Mobile
8 7 (5.83%) Windows Phone 8
9 6 (5.00%) Windows 7
10 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
10 3 (2.50%) Windows Server 2008
11 2 (1.67%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.67%) Windows Server 2012
11 2 (1.67%) Windows XP
12 1 (0.83%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.83%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (29.17%) Agile Software Development
2 28 (23.33%) ITIL
3 21 (17.50%) Scrum
4 18 (15.00%) TDD
4 18 (15.00%) Web Development
5 16 (13.33%) MVC
6 15 (12.50%) Responsive Web Design
7 12 (10.00%) Disaster Recovery
7 12 (10.00%) Front End Development
8 11 (9.17%) Mobile Development
8 11 (9.17%) Project Management
9 10 (8.33%) Business Continuity
9 10 (8.33%) Migration
10 9 (7.50%) Mobile Device Management
11 8 (6.67%) Capacity Management
11 8 (6.67%) PRINCE2
11 8 (6.67%) Server Virtualisation
11 8 (6.67%) Software Deployment
12 7 (5.83%) OO
12 7 (5.83%) Wireframes
Programming Languages
1 51 (42.50%) JavaScript
2 35 (29.17%) C#
3 21 (17.50%) ECMAScript
4 13 (10.83%) XAML
5 11 (9.17%) TypeScript
6 7 (5.83%) ES6
7 6 (5.00%) C
7 6 (5.00%) Java
7 6 (5.00%) SQL
8 4 (3.33%) PHP
9 2 (1.67%) Apple Swift
9 2 (1.67%) Objective-C
10 1 (0.83%) ActionScript
10 1 (0.83%) ActionScript 2.0
10 1 (0.83%) ActionScript 3.0
10 1 (0.83%) Python
Qualifications
1 19 (15.83%) Security Cleared
2 10 (8.33%) DV Cleared
2 10 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
3 9 (7.50%) Degree
4 8 (6.67%) MCSE
4 8 (6.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 4 (3.33%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.67%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.83%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (0.83%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (0.83%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (5.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 34 (28.33%) Active Directory
2 20 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.67%) Hyper-V
4 10 (8.33%) XenApp
5 8 (6.67%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 8 (6.67%) UAG
5 8 (6.67%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (1.67%) VMware ESX
6 2 (1.67%) vSphere
6 2 (1.67%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.83%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Machines
7 1 (0.83%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 13 (10.83%) AirWatch
2 8 (6.67%) Backup Exec
2 8 (6.67%) IBM BigFix
2 8 (6.67%) SCOM
2 8 (6.67%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
2 8 (6.67%) XenMobile
3 4 (3.33%) Opscode Chef
4 3 (2.50%) SAP Afaria
5 2 (1.67%) Microsoft Intune
5 2 (1.67%) Puppet
5 2 (1.67%) SCCM
5 2 (1.67%) SCOrch
5 2 (1.67%) Simpana
5 2 (1.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 29 (24.17%) Apple
3 26 (21.67%) VMware
4 25 (20.83%) Citrix
5 15 (12.50%) Oracle
6 13 (10.83%) Atlassian
7 11 (9.17%) Red Hat
8 10 (8.33%) Samsung
9 9 (7.50%) IBM
10 8 (6.67%) Symantec
11 4 (3.33%) Adobe
11 4 (3.33%) Mitel
11 4 (3.33%) Xamarin
12 3 (2.50%) SAP
13 2 (1.67%) Cisco
13 2 (1.67%) Dell
13 2 (1.67%) HP
13 2 (1.67%) Intel Security
13 2 (1.67%) NetApp
13 2 (1.67%) Nokia