The table below looks at the statistics for Windows CE skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows CE over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Windows CE (WinCE)
Rank - 109 98
Contract jobs citing Windows CE 0 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands - 0.045% 0.51%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.20% 2.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Average daily rate - £175 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -46.15%
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £278 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.10% -14.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £35.00 £36.75
% change year-on-year
- -4.76%
Windows CE
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the West Midlands region.

Operating Systems Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
545 497 403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 21.36% 22.50% 18.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 271 220 200
Average daily rate £355 £310 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.51% -4.61%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £130 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £513 £450 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 104 62
Average hourly rate £16.00 £13.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.07% -10.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.73 £11.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £26.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

Windows CE
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Windows CE across the West Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

Windows CE Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Windows CE
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Windows CE across the West Midlands region.

Windows CE Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Windows CE
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows CE across the West Midlands region.

Windows CE Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Windows CE
Top 11 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Windows CE 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 CE.

1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (100.00%) CaliberRM
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) VectorCAST
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA

Windows CE
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the West Midlands region citing Windows CE 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 CE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) CaliberRM
1 1 (100.00%) Rational DOORS
1 1 (100.00%) VectorCAST
General
1 1 (100.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Software Test Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Test Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C
1 1 (100.00%) C#
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded C
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA
1 1 (100.00%) MISRA C