The table below looks at the statistics for WinRT skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinRT over the 3 months to 23 January 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
23 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
WinRT
Rank 576 538 -
Rank change year-on-year
-38 -
Contract jobs citing WinRT 2 19 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.039% -
As % of the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category 0.015% 0.14% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 12 0
Average daily rate
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£338 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £375 -
% change year-on-year
-20.00% -
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 Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category
13771 13183 12660
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 27.15% 27.06% 28.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 9272 8349 8016
Average daily rate £390 £375 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% +4.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 189 283 330
Average hourly rate £33.50 £32.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.07% -7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.93 £13.50 £19.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.70 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £33.25 £32.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+2.30% -7.14%

WinRT
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinRT within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards category.

WinRT Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WinRT
Daily Rate Trend

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

WinRT Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WinRT
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WinRT 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 WinRT.

1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) HTML
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) XAML
2 3 (60.00%) HTML5
3 2 (40.00%) Social Media
3 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
3 2 (40.00%) Sencha
3 2 (40.00%) WCF
3 2 (40.00%) WPF
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (40.00%) LINQ
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) XML
3 2 (40.00%) XSLT
3 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
3 2 (40.00%) Node.js
3 2 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (40.00%) Sencha Touch
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter
3 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
3 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
3 2 (40.00%) SignalR
3 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Phone

WinRT
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 23 January 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WinRT 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 WinRT. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 2 (40.00%) Node.js
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) Bluetooth
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) NoSQL
2 1 (20.00%) Big Data
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Appcelerator Titanium
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Blend
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
1 1 (20.00%) Mercurial
General
1 1 (20.00%) Publishing
1 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Developer
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 8 Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) HTML5
2 2 (40.00%) WCF
2 2 (40.00%) WPF
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC
2 2 (40.00%) LINQ
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
2 2 (40.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) XSLT
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET
2 2 (40.00%) Razor View Engine
2 2 (40.00%) Sencha Touch
2 2 (40.00%) AngularJS
2 2 (40.00%) ASP.NET MVC 4
2 2 (40.00%) SignalR
2 2 (40.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (20.00%) Backbone.js
3 1 (20.00%) PhoneGap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Phone
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Phone 8
2 1 (20.00%) Android
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
2 1 (20.00%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Android Development
1 1 (20.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (20.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (20.00%) Data Analysis
1 1 (20.00%) MVVM
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
2 3 (60.00%) XAML
3 2 (40.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) Java
4 1 (20.00%) C++
4 1 (20.00%) Objective-C
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Sencha
1 2 (40.00%) Twitter
2 1 (20.00%) Xamarin