Period
to 20 September 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 20 September 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
20 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 829 782 785
Rank change year-on-year -47 +3 -7
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 36 51 98
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.038% 0.056% 0.098%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.18% 0.27% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 25 69
England median daily rate £241 £250 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.50% -33.33% +11.11%
10th Percentile £119 £156 £211
90th Percentile £325 £475 £575
UK median daily rate £241 £250 £338
% change year-on-year -3.50% -25.93% -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
England median hourly rate £11.71 £12.12 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.40% -67.67% -6.25%
10th Percentile £11.11 £10.51 £24.25
90th Percentile £12.32 £13.64 £41.35
UK median hourly rate £11.71 £12.12 £42.00
% change year-on-year -3.40% -71.14% +5.00%

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 19,565 18,721 21,906
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.81% 20.61% 21.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,202 11,869 14,079
England median daily rate £438 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.66% +6.15%
10th Percentile £175 £188 £213
90th Percentile £613 £594 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,413 1,119 1,139
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% +1.69%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £48.00 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -0.03% +6.06% +1.85%

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 20 September 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 20 September 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
North of England -22 18 £260 -5.45%
North East - 11 £260 -
London -26 10 £263 +36.36%
North West -21 6 £131 -47.50%
East of England 0 3 £138 - 1
South East -12 3 £200 - 1
Midlands -18 2 £130 -69.41%
East Midlands +7 1 £115 -
Yorkshire -30 1 - -
West Midlands -30 1 £145 -65.88%
Windows Phone
UK

For the 6 months to 20 September 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Phone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Windows Phone.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 26 (72.22%) Android
3 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 18 (50.00%) Apple iOS
5 15 (41.67%) Citrix
6 14 (38.89%) Apple
6 14 (38.89%) MS Exchange
7 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
7 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
7 13 (36.11%) AirWatch
8 12 (33.33%) Windows 10
8 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
9 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
9 11 (30.56%) DNS
10 10 (27.78%) DHCP
10 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
10 10 (27.78%) ITIL
10 10 (27.78%) PKI
10 10 (27.78%) Windows Phone 8
11 9 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
11 9 (25.00%) iPhone
11 9 (25.00%) XenMobile
11 9 (25.00%) SAP Afaria
11 9 (25.00%) SAP
11 9 (25.00%) SQL
12 8 (22.22%) McAfee
12 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
12 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared

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 14 (38.89%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (5.56%) IIS
4 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.78%) Apache
5 1 (2.78%) CMS
5 1 (2.78%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (2.78%) nginx
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.78%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (2.78%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 4 (11.11%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.33%) Mimecast
1 3 (8.33%) Office 365
2 1 (2.78%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.78%) GitHub
2 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.78%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) DNS
2 10 (27.78%) DHCP
3 3 (8.33%) LAN
3 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.33%) VoIP
3 3 (8.33%) WAN
4 2 (5.56%) Internet
5 1 (2.78%) HTTP
5 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.78%) PBX
5 1 (2.78%) Remote Desktop
5 1 (2.78%) SMS
5 1 (2.78%) SMTP
5 1 (2.78%) SSL
5 1 (2.78%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (30.56%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.78%) MySQL
2 1 (2.78%) Power BI
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Git (software)
1 2 (5.56%) Jasmine
1 2 (5.56%) JIRA
2 1 (2.78%) GitLab
2 1 (2.78%) Grunt
2 1 (2.78%) gulp
2 1 (2.78%) Karma Test Runner
2 1 (2.78%) Mocha
2 1 (2.78%) NUnit
2 1 (2.78%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.78%) Selenium
2 1 (2.78%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.78%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.78%) Visual Studio
2 1 (2.78%) webpack
General
1 7 (19.44%) Law
2 4 (11.11%) Finance
3 2 (5.56%) Legal
4 1 (2.78%) Retail
4 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (19.44%) Analyst
2 6 (16.67%) Mobility Engineer
3 5 (13.89%) Service Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Service Desk Analyst
3 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
4 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.33%) IT Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) 2nd Line Technical Support
6 2 (5.56%) Consultant
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (5.56%) Developer
6 2 (5.56%) IT Support
6 2 (5.56%) Support Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Specialist
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Support
6 2 (5.56%) Technical Support Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.56%) .NET
1 2 (5.56%) .NET Framework
1 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET
1 2 (5.56%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (5.56%) CSS
1 2 (5.56%) Entity Framework
1 2 (5.56%) HTML
1 2 (5.56%) HTML5
1 2 (5.56%) jQuery
1 2 (5.56%) Web Services
2 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC 3
2 1 (2.78%) Backbone.js
2 1 (2.78%) CSS3
2 1 (2.78%) Django
2 1 (2.78%) LINQ
2 1 (2.78%) Node.js
2 1 (2.78%) Polymer
2 1 (2.78%) React Native
2 1 (2.78%) Sass
2 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 10 (27.78%) PKI
2 9 (25.00%) iPhone
3 5 (13.89%) Blackberry
3 5 (13.89%) iPad
4 4 (11.11%) Smartphone
5 3 (8.33%) Computer Science
5 3 (8.33%) e-Learning
5 3 (8.33%) Management Information System
6 2 (5.56%) Fat Client
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile App
6 2 (5.56%) Thin Client
7 1 (2.78%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (2.78%) Handset
7 1 (2.78%) Renewable Energy
7 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 26 (72.22%) Android
3 18 (50.00%) Apple iOS
4 13 (36.11%) Windows 7
5 12 (33.33%) Windows 10
5 12 (33.33%) Windows Server
6 11 (30.56%) Windows Server 2008
7 10 (27.78%) Windows Phone 8
7 10 (27.78%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (19.44%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.78%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.78%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (2.78%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (27.78%) ITIL
2 9 (25.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 7 (19.44%) Content Management
4 6 (16.67%) Incident Management
5 5 (13.89%) Practice Management
6 4 (11.11%) CRM
7 3 (8.33%) Data Management
7 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
7 3 (8.33%) OO
7 3 (8.33%) Statistics
8 2 (5.56%) Android Development
8 2 (5.56%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.56%) Continuous Integration
8 2 (5.56%) Email Filtering
8 2 (5.56%) iOS Development
8 2 (5.56%) ITIL V3
8 2 (5.56%) Kalman Filter
8 2 (5.56%) Test Automation
8 2 (5.56%) Time Management
8 2 (5.56%) Web Filtering
Programming Languages
1 9 (25.00%) SQL
2 3 (8.33%) C#
2 3 (8.33%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) C
4 1 (2.78%) C++
4 1 (2.78%) PHP
4 1 (2.78%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (22.22%) SC Cleared
1 8 (22.22%) Security Cleared
2 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Certification
3 5 (13.89%) BPSS Clearance
3 5 (13.89%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (11.11%) Degree
5 2 (5.56%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.89%) Disclosure Scotland
2 3 (8.33%) SLA
3 1 (2.78%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 24 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (2.78%) Docker
3 1 (2.78%) Terminal Services
3 1 (2.78%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (2.78%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 13 (36.11%) AirWatch
2 9 (25.00%) SAP Afaria
2 9 (25.00%) XenMobile
3 3 (8.33%) SCCM
4 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Intune
5 1 (2.78%) Kubernetes
5 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 1 (2.78%) SCOM
5 1 (2.78%) SCOrch
5 1 (2.78%) SCSM
5 1 (2.78%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.78%) Single Sign-On
5 1 (2.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (2.78%) Terraform
Vendors
1 26 (72.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (41.67%) Citrix
3 14 (38.89%) Apple
4 9 (25.00%) SAP
5 8 (22.22%) McAfee
6 4 (11.11%) Cisco
6 4 (11.11%) VMware
7 3 (8.33%) MobileIron
7 3 (8.33%) NetApp
7 3 (8.33%) Nortel
8 2 (5.56%) Aderant
8 2 (5.56%) IPFX
8 2 (5.56%) Ivanti
8 2 (5.56%) Mitel
8 2 (5.56%) Palo Alto
8 2 (5.56%) ServiceNow
8 2 (5.56%) Sony
8 2 (5.56%) Symantec
9 1 (2.78%) Avaya
9 1 (2.78%) IBM