Period
to 20 September 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Windows Embedded Compact skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Embedded Compact over the 6 months to 20 September 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 Embedded Compact (formerly Windows Embedded CE, Windows CE)
UK > England
6 months to
20 Sep 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 817 858 834
Rank change year-on-year +41 -24 -14
Contract jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact 7 12 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.008% 0.012% 0.036%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.037% 0.055% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 9 14
England median daily rate £349 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.36% +1.82% -1.79%
10th Percentile £322 £315 £307
90th Percentile £364 £450 £388
UK median daily rate £349 £350 £350
% change year-on-year -0.36% - +13.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 10
England median hourly rate £45.00 £40.50 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.11% +8.00% +51.52%
10th Percentile £42.50 £40.25 £24.73
90th Percentile £47.50 £40.75 £43.88
UK median hourly rate £43.75 £40.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year +8.02% +8.00% +8.70%

Windows Embedded Compact is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 18710 21898 22553
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.60% 21.94% 21.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 11860 14079 13436
England median daily rate £425 £410 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +6.15% +3.00%
10th Percentile £188 £213 £190
90th Percentile £594 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1117 1132 1754
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.23
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% +1.69% +3.15%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.63 £10.50
90th Percentile £48.00 £43.75 £40.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year +6.06% +1.85% +2.21%

Windows Embedded Compact
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Windows Embedded Compact as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Embedded Compact in England

Windows Embedded Compact
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Embedded Compact in England

Windows Embedded Compact
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Embedded Compact in England

Windows Embedded Compact
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact within the England region over the 6 months to 20 September 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +4 5 - -
London - 2 £349 -
Windows Embedded Compact
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact 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 England region with a requirement for Windows Embedded Compact.

1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
2 4 (57.14%) AirWatch
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
3 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
3 3 (42.86%) VBScript
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) XML
4 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
4 2 (28.57%) HTTP
4 2 (28.57%) VMware
4 2 (28.57%) LINQ
4 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (28.57%) SQLite
4 2 (28.57%) SCCM
4 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Qt
5 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
5 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
5 1 (14.29%) MobileIron
5 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
5 1 (14.29%) NFC
5 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
5 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements

Windows Embedded Compact
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (28.57%) HTTP
2 1 (14.29%) 802.11
2 1 (14.29%) Bluetooth
2 1 (14.29%) NFC
2 1 (14.29%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (28.57%) SQLite
General
1 4 (57.14%) Retail
2 1 (14.29%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (14.29%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (14.29%) GUI Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) GUI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior GUI Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) LINQ
1 2 (28.57%) XML
2 1 (14.29%) .NET
2 1 (14.29%) .NET Framework
2 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
2 1 (14.29%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
1 1 (14.29%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (14.29%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Android
2 4 (57.14%) Apple iOS
3 3 (42.86%) Windows 10
4 2 (28.57%) Windows 7
5 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
1 2 (28.57%) Multithreading
2 1 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Software Engineering
2 1 (14.29%) Translating Business Requirements
Programming Languages
1 3 (42.86%) PowerShell
1 3 (42.86%) VBScript
2 2 (28.57%) C#
3 1 (14.29%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
1 1 (14.29%) Degree
1 1 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (57.14%) AirWatch
2 2 (28.57%) SCCM
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) MobileIron