The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for Windows Phone skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Phone over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Microsoft Windows Phone
South East / Berkshire
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 116 110
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 0 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.13% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.66% 1.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 3
Median daily rate - £230 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -38.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £275 £310 £300
% change year-on-year -11.29% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £39.75 -

Windows Phone is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Berkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 280 452 477
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Berkshire 15.46% 19.44% 19.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 156 246 231
Median daily rate £365 £375 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.66% -5.66%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £140 £225 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £485
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £345
% change year-on-year +3.44% +5.07%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 35 54
Median hourly rate £12.50 £17.50 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.57% -10.25%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.13 £26.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £16.20
% change year-on-year -8.82% +4.93%  

Windows Phone
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Berkshire citing Windows Phone as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Phone in Berkshire

Windows Phone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Phone in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Windows Phone.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

Windows Phone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++