The table below looks at the statistics for Windows Mobile skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Windows Mobile over the 3 months to 20 January 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
20 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Mobile
England / West Midlands
Rank 122 115 -
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.042% 0.041% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 0.20% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £248 £315 £350
% change year-on-year
-21.42% -10.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £10.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £12.25 £10.25
% change year-on-year
+14.28% +19.51%

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
354 491 483
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 14.79% 20.37% 22.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 184 211 231
Median daily rate £371 £350 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.07% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £118 £155 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £500 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £328
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 58 94
Median hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% +23.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.73 £10.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £20.00 £26.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

Windows Mobile
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

The demand trend of contract jobs across the West Midlands region citing Windows Mobile as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Windows Mobile Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Mobile
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 Mobile across the West Midlands region.

Windows Mobile Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Mobile
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 Mobile across the West Midlands region.

Windows Mobile Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

Windows Mobile
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Mobile within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 20 January 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
Birmingham +3 1 £375 -
Windows Mobile
England

Windows Mobile
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 20 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Mobile also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the West Midlands region with a requirement for Windows Mobile.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) C#
2 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
3 4 (57.14%) Android
4 3 (42.86%) WinForms
4 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
5 2 (28.57%) HTML
5 2 (28.57%) Java
5 2 (28.57%) MySQL
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
5 2 (28.57%) Apache
5 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
5 2 (28.57%) CSS
5 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) Retail
5 2 (28.57%) MVC
5 2 (28.57%) Logistics
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
5 2 (28.57%) SQLite
5 2 (28.57%) jQuery
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
5 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
5 2 (28.57%) Android Development
5 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
5 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
5 2 (28.57%) SQL
5 2 (28.57%) Windows Server

Windows Mobile
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 (28.57%) Apache
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 1 (14.29%) IIS
2 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (14.29%) IP Telephony
1 1 (14.29%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) MySQL
1 2 (28.57%) SQL Server
1 2 (28.57%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (28.57%) Banking
1 2 (28.57%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Developer
2 3 (42.86%) C# Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Android Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Android Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Senior Developer
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 1 (14.29%) Mobility Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (71.43%) .NET
2 3 (42.86%) WinForms
3 2 (28.57%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (28.57%) CSS
3 2 (28.57%) HTML
3 2 (28.57%) jQuery
3 2 (28.57%) KnockoutJS
4 1 (14.29%) AngularJS
4 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET
4 1 (14.29%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 5 (71.43%) Mobile App
2 1 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 1 (14.29%) CMDB
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Digital Media
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Android
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Apple iOS
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 10
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 7
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Android Development
1 2 (28.57%) Logistics
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Application Development
1 2 (28.57%) Mobile Development
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
2 1 (14.29%) Application Packaging
2 1 (14.29%) Business Continuity
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 1 (14.29%) CRM
2 1 (14.29%) ERP
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (71.43%) C#
2 3 (42.86%) JavaScript
3 2 (28.57%) Java
3 2 (28.57%) SQL
4 1 (14.29%) PHP
4 1 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) MCSE
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (14.29%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (28.57%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (14.29%) AirWatch
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Avaya
1 1 (14.29%) Cisco
1 1 (14.29%) Dell
1 1 (14.29%) HP
1 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
1 1 (14.29%) Toshiba