Period
to 18 November 2017

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 18 November 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
UK > England
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 790 792 768
Rank change year-on-year +2 -24 -54
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 41 81 97
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.044% 0.083% 0.092%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.38% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 56 66
England median daily rate £250 £400 £376
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -37.50% +6.31% +7.50%
10th Percentile £158 £168 £113
90th Percentile £513 £575 £450
UK median daily rate £250 £375 £381
% change year-on-year -33.33% -1.64% +8.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 4
England median hourly rate £12.12 £32.25 £37.10
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -62.41% -13.07% +118.24%
10th Percentile £10.51 £23.33 £17.61
90th Percentile £13.64 £40.18 £111.75
UK median hourly rate £12.12 £42.00 £37.10
% change year-on-year -71.14% +13.21% +118.24%

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 19705 21162 22776
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.99% 21.56% 21.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 12667 13501 13567
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £175 £200 £190
90th Percentile £600 £575 £573
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1202 1191 1830
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.75 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.83 £43.75 £42.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.26 £16.50
% change year-on-year +7.66% -1.48% +6.45%

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 18 November 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 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 18 November 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
London -35 15 £193 -59.47% 5
North of England +55 13 £288 -8.00% 1
Yorkshire +27 9 £338 +3.85%
South East +16 5 £300 -25.00%
North West +19 4 £250 -23.08% 1
East of England -18 4 - -
Midlands +24 3 £406 +35.42%
East Midlands +4 2 £388 +29.17%
West Midlands +36 1 £425 -10.53%
South West +9 1 £190 -43.70% 1
Windows Phone
UK

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 25 (60.98%) Android
3 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
3 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
4 16 (39.02%) Apple iOS
5 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Office
6 13 (31.71%) Mac OS X
7 12 (29.27%) Apple
7 12 (29.27%) ITIL
7 12 (29.27%) LAN
7 12 (29.27%) WAN
7 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
8 11 (26.83%) SCCM
8 11 (26.83%) MobileIron
8 11 (26.83%) HTML
8 11 (26.83%) Java
8 11 (26.83%) Wireless
8 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
9 10 (24.39%) Finance
9 10 (24.39%) Citrix
9 10 (24.39%) AirWatch
9 10 (24.39%) Mobile Device Management
10 9 (21.95%) Office 365
10 9 (21.95%) SGSN
10 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
10 9 (21.95%) LTE
10 9 (21.95%) Windows 10
10 9 (21.95%) 3G
10 9 (21.95%) PHP
10 9 (21.95%) VB

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 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2003
2 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (4.88%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 3 (7.32%) Photoshop
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe Creative Suite
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe Illustrator
3 2 (4.88%) MS Visio
3 2 (4.88%) OmniGraffle
Cloud Services
1 9 (21.95%) Office 365
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (2.44%) G Suite
3 1 (2.44%) npm
Communications & Networking
1 12 (29.27%) LAN
1 12 (29.27%) WAN
2 11 (26.83%) Wireless
3 9 (21.95%) 3G
3 9 (21.95%) GPRS
3 9 (21.95%) GSM
3 9 (21.95%) LTE
3 9 (21.95%) SGSN
4 5 (12.20%) DHCP
4 5 (12.20%) DNS
4 5 (12.20%) TCP/IP
5 3 (7.32%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (4.88%) Firewall
6 2 (4.88%) SMTP
6 2 (4.88%) VoIP
6 2 (4.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (2.44%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Axure RP
2 1 (2.44%) Babel
2 1 (2.44%) Git (software)
2 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
2 1 (2.44%) NUnit
2 1 (2.44%) ReSharper
2 1 (2.44%) Selenium
2 1 (2.44%) SpecFlow
2 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (2.44%) webpack
General
1 11 (26.83%) Telecoms
2 10 (24.39%) Finance
3 9 (21.95%) Electronics
3 9 (21.95%) Manufacturing
3 9 (21.95%) Marketing
4 2 (4.88%) Legal
5 1 (2.44%) Games
5 1 (2.44%) Law
5 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (31.71%) 3rd Line Support
2 11 (26.83%) Technical Support
3 10 (24.39%) 2nd Line Support
3 10 (24.39%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 9 (21.95%) Support Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 6 (14.63%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 5 (12.20%) Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Developer
7 4 (9.76%) Service Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
8 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Architect
8 3 (7.32%) Desktop Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support
8 3 (7.32%) Mobile Developer
8 3 (7.32%) Senior Architect
9 2 (4.88%) Designer
9 2 (4.88%) UX Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (26.83%) HTML
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) CSS
4 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.44%) AngularJS
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.44%) Entity Framework
4 1 (2.44%) jQuery
4 1 (2.44%) React
4 1 (2.44%) React Native
4 1 (2.44%) Redux
4 1 (2.44%) Unity (Game Engine)
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.07%) Blackberry
1 7 (17.07%) iPhone
2 6 (14.63%) Mobile App
3 4 (9.76%) BYOD
3 4 (9.76%) iPad
4 2 (4.88%) Replication
4 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
4 2 (4.88%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
5 1 (2.44%) Greenfield Project
5 1 (2.44%) Mobile Games
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (60.98%) Android
3 16 (39.02%) Apple iOS
4 13 (31.71%) Mac OS X
5 12 (29.27%) Windows 7
6 9 (21.95%) Unix
6 9 (21.95%) Windows 10
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server
8 2 (4.88%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (4.88%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.44%) Nucleus RTOS
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Mobile
9 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (29.27%) ITIL
2 10 (24.39%) Mobile Device Management
3 9 (21.95%) Business Intelligence
3 9 (21.95%) Digital Marketing
3 9 (21.95%) Programme Management
4 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (12.20%) ITIL V3
6 4 (9.76%) Break/Fix
6 4 (9.76%) Business Continuity
6 4 (9.76%) Mobile Development
7 3 (7.32%) Android Development
7 3 (7.32%) Asset Management
7 3 (7.32%) Enterprise Architecture
7 3 (7.32%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.32%) Service Management
7 3 (7.32%) TOGAF
7 3 (7.32%) Web Development
7 3 (7.32%) Workflow
8 2 (4.88%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (4.88%) High Availability
Programming Languages
1 11 (26.83%) Java
2 9 (21.95%) PHP
2 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
2 9 (21.95%) VB
3 3 (7.32%) C#
3 3 (7.32%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.88%) SQL
5 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
5 1 (2.44%) C
5 1 (2.44%) C++
5 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (9.76%) MCSA
3 3 (7.32%) MCSE
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Certified Architect
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (4.88%) CCENT
4 2 (4.88%) CCNA
4 2 (4.88%) Cisco Certification
4 2 (4.88%) Degree
5 1 (2.44%) BPSS Clearance
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
2 1 (2.44%) QA
System Software
1 19 (46.34%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (4.88%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.88%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 11 (26.83%) SCCM
2 10 (24.39%) AirWatch
3 2 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 19 (46.34%) Microsoft
2 12 (29.27%) Apple
3 11 (26.83%) MobileIron
4 10 (24.39%) Citrix
5 9 (21.95%) SAP
6 5 (12.20%) VMware
7 3 (7.32%) AppSense
7 3 (7.32%) LANDesk
8 2 (4.88%) Adobe
8 2 (4.88%) Barracuda Networks
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco
8 2 (4.88%) Dell
8 2 (4.88%) Google
8 2 (4.88%) HP
8 2 (4.88%) IBM
8 2 (4.88%) Kaspersky
8 2 (4.88%) NetApp
8 2 (4.88%) ServiceNow
8 2 (4.88%) Veeam
8 2 (4.88%) Xamarin