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 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Phone
UK / England
Rank 569 581 542
Rank change year-on-year +12 -39  
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 14 36 61
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.033% 0.074% 0.13%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.16% 0.34% 0.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 34
Median daily rate £375 £325 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +15.38% -10.34%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £340 £230 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £507 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £318 £350
% change year-on-year +10.23% -9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £19.00 £27.25 £45.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -30.27% -40.24%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 £45.60
% change year-on-year - -62.71%  

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 England with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 8592 10467 10534
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 20.56% 21.42% 22.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 5511 6535 6035
Median daily rate £413 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.45% +3.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £200 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 514 644 871
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £45.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows Phone
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 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 3 months to 24 March 2017.

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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor 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 3 months to 24 March 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
London +20 7 £410 -11.35% 4
North West +30 2 £340 +9.67% 1
East Midlands -13 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 £375 - 1
South East +26 1 £350 - 2
Windows Phone
UK

Windows Phone
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 England region with a requirement for Windows Phone.

1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) Android
3 23 (56.10%) Apple iOS
4 21 (51.22%) Blackberry
5 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
6 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
6 14 (34.15%) MVC
6 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
7 12 (29.27%) Mobile Development
8 10 (24.39%) Mobile App
8 10 (24.39%) Web Development
8 10 (24.39%) .NET
8 10 (24.39%) HTML
9 9 (21.95%) CSS
9 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
9 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
9 9 (21.95%) HTML5
10 8 (19.51%) webOS
10 8 (19.51%) Windows Phone 7
10 8 (19.51%) CSS3
10 8 (19.51%) Backbone.js
10 8 (19.51%) Ember.js
10 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
10 8 (19.51%) Front End Development
10 8 (19.51%) C#
10 8 (19.51%) Apple
10 8 (19.51%) Dojo
10 8 (19.51%) jQuery
10 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
11 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared

Windows Phone
Top Related 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 2 (4.88%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (7.32%) MS Office
2 1 (2.44%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
2 1 (2.44%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) LAN
2 3 (7.32%) Firewall
2 3 (7.32%) VPN
2 3 (7.32%) WAN
3 2 (4.88%) IPsec
3 2 (4.88%) Kerberos
3 2 (4.88%) SAN
3 2 (4.88%) Skype
3 2 (4.88%) SSL
3 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.44%) 3G
4 1 (2.44%) WPA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (21.95%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2005
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 5 (12.20%) NUnit
1 5 (12.20%) Team Foundation Server
2 4 (9.76%) Visual Studio
3 1 (2.44%) MSTest
General
1 3 (7.32%) Law
2 2 (4.88%) Finance
3 1 (2.44%) Games
3 1 (2.44%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 21 (51.22%) Developer
2 8 (19.51%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 7 (17.07%) JavaScript Developer
4 6 (14.63%) .NET Developer
4 6 (14.63%) C# Developer
5 5 (12.20%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
5 5 (12.20%) C# .NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Agile .NET Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Agile C# Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Agile Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) C# WCF Developer
6 4 (9.76%) C# WPF Developer
6 4 (9.76%) Desktop Support
6 4 (9.76%) Support Analyst
6 4 (9.76%) WCF Developer
6 4 (9.76%) WPF Developer
7 3 (7.32%) Project Manager
7 3 (7.32%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.32%) Test Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) .NET
1 10 (24.39%) HTML
2 9 (21.95%) CSS
2 9 (21.95%) HTML5
3 8 (19.51%) AngularJS
3 8 (19.51%) Backbone.js
3 8 (19.51%) CSS3
3 8 (19.51%) Dojo
3 8 (19.51%) Ember.js
3 8 (19.51%) jQuery
4 7 (17.07%) Ajax
4 7 (17.07%) JSON
5 6 (14.63%) WCF
5 6 (14.63%) WPF
6 5 (12.20%) .NET Framework
6 5 (12.20%) Entity Framework
7 4 (9.76%) NHibernate
7 4 (9.76%) RESTful
7 4 (9.76%) Web Services
8 3 (7.32%) React
Miscellaneous
1 21 (51.22%) Blackberry
2 10 (24.39%) Mobile App
3 2 (4.88%) BYOD
3 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
4 1 (2.44%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
4 1 (2.44%) EPoS
4 1 (2.44%) iPhone
4 1 (2.44%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.44%) mHealth
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 31 (75.61%) Android
3 23 (56.10%) Apple iOS
4 8 (19.51%) webOS
4 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Phone 7
5 5 (12.20%) Windows 10
5 5 (12.20%) Windows 8
6 4 (9.76%) Windows Phone 8
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.88%) Linux
8 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (34.15%) Agile Software Development
1 14 (34.15%) MVC
2 12 (29.27%) Mobile Development
3 10 (24.39%) Web Development
4 8 (19.51%) Front End Development
5 6 (14.63%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (12.20%) OO
6 5 (12.20%) TDD
6 5 (12.20%) Unit Testing
7 4 (9.76%) Dependency Injection
7 4 (9.76%) Multithreading
7 4 (9.76%) MVVM
7 4 (9.76%) SOA
8 3 (7.32%) Android Development
8 3 (7.32%) ITIL
8 3 (7.32%) Open Source
8 3 (7.32%) Project Management
8 3 (7.32%) Prototyping
8 3 (7.32%) Test Management
8 3 (7.32%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 14 (34.15%) JavaScript
2 8 (19.51%) C#
3 6 (14.63%) SQL
4 1 (2.44%) C
4 1 (2.44%) C++
4 1 (2.44%) Java
4 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.44%) XAML
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
2 6 (14.63%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
4 2 (4.88%) MCSE
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Certified Architect
4 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.88%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 9 (21.95%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 5 (12.20%) AirWatch
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 18 (43.90%) Microsoft
2 8 (19.51%) Apple
3 7 (17.07%) Citrix
4 6 (14.63%) VMware
5 3 (7.32%) Xamarin
6 2 (4.88%) AppSense
6 2 (4.88%) EMC
6 2 (4.88%) HP
6 2 (4.88%) Oracle
6 2 (4.88%) SAP
7 1 (2.44%) Avaya
7 1 (2.44%) LANDesk
7 1 (2.44%) Samsung
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