Period
to 17 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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 6 months to 17 January 2018 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
UK > England
6 months to
17 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 803 773 773
Rank change year-on-year -30 0 -74
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 33 61 78
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.036% 0.067% 0.080%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 0.32% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 40 57
England median daily rate £300 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% +6.25% +14.29%
10th Percentile £145 £142 £113
90th Percentile £605 £538 £529
UK median daily rate £300 £400 £400
% change year-on-year -25.00% - +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 4
England median hourly rate £14.00 £19.00 £25.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.32% -25.78% +50.59%
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £31.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year -55.56% +32.63% +39.71%

Windows Phone 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 19,185 19,077 21,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.77% 21.09% 21.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,400 12,125 12,550
England median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +6.67%
10th Percentile £170 £200 £185
90th Percentile £613 £575 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £402 £400
% change year-on-year +5.85% +0.38% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,152 1,131 1,696
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% - +3.13%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.61 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £45.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +5.64% - +3.13%

Windows Phone
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Phone in England

Windows Phone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Phone in England

Windows Phone
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Phone in England over the 6 months to 17 January 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Phone in England

Windows Phone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Phone in England

Windows Phone
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 Phone within the England region over the 6 months to 17 January 2018. 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
London -30 18 £200 -57.89% 12
South East -16 5 £300 -25.00%
East of England -20 5 £570 +168.24%
Midlands +5 3 £406 +35.42% 2
North of England +30 2 - - 4
East Midlands +2 2 £388 +29.17%
Yorkshire +15 1 - - 3
North West +5 1 - - 1
West Midlands +1 1 £425 +13.33% 2
Windows Phone
UK

For the 6 months to 17 January 2018, 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 England region with a requirement for Windows Phone.

1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
3 17 (51.52%) Android
4 15 (45.45%) Apple
5 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Office
6 11 (33.33%) ITIL
6 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 11 (33.33%) Office 365
7 9 (27.27%) Windows 10
7 9 (27.27%) SCCM
8 8 (24.24%) Mobile Device Management
8 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
9 7 (21.21%) Mobile Development
9 7 (21.21%) Blackberry
9 7 (21.21%) Citrix
9 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
9 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
10 6 (18.18%) Web Development
10 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
10 6 (18.18%) C#
10 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
10 6 (18.18%) .NET
10 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
10 6 (18.18%) Android Development
11 5 (15.15%) BYOD
11 5 (15.15%) ITIL V3
11 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
11 5 (15.15%) MVC
11 5 (15.15%) Finance

Windows Phone
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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (9.09%) MS Exchange
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (6.06%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (6.06%) SharePoint
Applications
1 13 (39.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (3.03%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 1 (3.03%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (33.33%) Office 365
2 4 (12.12%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (3.03%) G Suite
3 1 (3.03%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 3 (9.09%) DHCP
1 3 (9.09%) DNS
1 3 (9.09%) TCP/IP
2 2 (6.06%) Firewall
2 2 (6.06%) Skype
2 2 (6.06%) SMTP
2 2 (6.06%) VoIP
2 2 (6.06%) VPN
2 2 (6.06%) Wireless
3 1 (3.03%) Internet
3 1 (3.03%) LAN
3 1 (3.03%) Remote Desktop
3 1 (3.03%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (15.15%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (6.06%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.03%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 4 (12.12%) Git (software)
1 4 (12.12%) Jasmine
1 4 (12.12%) NUnit
1 4 (12.12%) ReSharper
1 4 (12.12%) Selenium
1 4 (12.12%) SpecFlow
1 4 (12.12%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (3.03%) Babel
2 1 (3.03%) webpack
General
1 5 (15.15%) Finance
2 4 (12.12%) Retail
3 2 (6.06%) Legal
3 2 (6.06%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.03%) Law
Job Titles
1 8 (24.24%) 2nd Line Support
1 8 (24.24%) Developer
1 8 (24.24%) Support Engineer
2 7 (21.21%) Analyst
3 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 5 (15.15%) Service Analyst
4 4 (12.12%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (12.12%) Agile C# Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Agile Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Architect
4 4 (12.12%) C# Developer
4 4 (12.12%) C# Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Agile Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior C# Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Senior Software Developer
4 4 (12.12%) Software Developer
5 3 (9.09%) Senior .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (18.18%) .NET
2 4 (12.12%) .NET Framework
2 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET
2 4 (12.12%) ASP.NET MVC
2 4 (12.12%) Entity Framework
2 4 (12.12%) jQuery
2 4 (12.12%) React Native
3 3 (9.09%) Code First Entity Framework
4 2 (6.06%) CSS
4 2 (6.06%) HTML
5 1 (3.03%) AngularJS
5 1 (3.03%) React
5 1 (3.03%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 7 (21.21%) Blackberry
2 6 (18.18%) Mobile App
3 5 (15.15%) BYOD
4 4 (12.12%) iPhone
4 4 (12.12%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (9.09%) iPad
6 2 (6.06%) Greenfield Project
6 2 (6.06%) Replication
7 1 (3.03%) RIA
7 1 (3.03%) Smartphone
7 1 (3.03%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 33 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (51.52%) Android
3 11 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 9 (27.27%) Windows 10
5 8 (24.24%) Apple iOS
6 4 (12.12%) Mac OS X
6 4 (12.12%) Nucleus RTOS
6 4 (12.12%) Windows XP
7 3 (9.09%) Windows 8
7 3 (9.09%) Windows Server
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (3.03%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (33.33%) ITIL
2 8 (24.24%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (21.21%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (21.21%) Mobile Development
4 6 (18.18%) Android Development
4 6 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 6 (18.18%) Web Development
5 5 (15.15%) ITIL V3
5 5 (15.15%) MVC
6 4 (12.12%) BDD
6 4 (12.12%) Business Continuity
6 4 (12.12%) Continuous Integration
6 4 (12.12%) Extreme Programming
6 4 (12.12%) iOS Development
6 4 (12.12%) Kanban
6 4 (12.12%) Pair Programming
6 4 (12.12%) Scrum
6 4 (12.12%) Software Engineering
6 4 (12.12%) TDD
6 4 (12.12%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (18.18%) C#
1 6 (18.18%) JavaScript
2 4 (12.12%) C
2 4 (12.12%) C++
3 3 (9.09%) Java
4 2 (6.06%) SQL
5 1 (3.03%) Apple Swift
5 1 (3.03%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (21.21%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (12.12%) MCSA
3 3 (9.09%) MCSE
3 3 (9.09%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 3 (9.09%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (6.06%) CCENT
4 2 (6.06%) CCNA
4 2 (6.06%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (6.06%) Degree
5 1 (3.03%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (54.55%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (6.06%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (27.27%) SCCM
2 1 (3.03%) AirWatch
2 1 (3.03%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 18 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (45.45%) Apple
3 7 (21.21%) Citrix
4 5 (15.15%) VMware
5 4 (12.12%) Ivanti
6 2 (6.06%) Barracuda Networks
6 2 (6.06%) Cisco
6 2 (6.06%) Dell
6 2 (6.06%) HP
6 2 (6.06%) IBM
6 2 (6.06%) Kaspersky
6 2 (6.06%) MobileIron
6 2 (6.06%) NetApp
6 2 (6.06%) ServiceNow
6 2 (6.06%) Veeam
6 2 (6.06%) Xamarin
7 1 (3.03%) Google