Period
to 23 June 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 23 June 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
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 802 766 768
Rank change year-on-year -36 +2 -43
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 40 40 101
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.044% 0.047% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.21% 0.23% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 62
England median daily rate £260 £340 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% -12.26% +10.71%
10th Percentile £150 £213 £226
90th Percentile £550 £475 £575
UK median daily rate £260 £340 £375
% change year-on-year -23.53% -9.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
England median hourly rate - £19.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -49.33% -6.25%
UK median hourly rate - £19.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -49.33% -6.25%

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 19,164 17,332 21,756
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 20.94% 20.54% 22.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12,114 10,951 13,773
England median daily rate £440 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.53% +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £185 £204 £213
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,302 1,030 1,228
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% +2.10%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £10.75
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.00
UK median hourly rate £17.47 £16.50 £16.84
% change year-on-year +5.85% -2.02% +4.21%

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 23 June 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 23 June 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 23 £260 -9.57% 1
North East - 21 £260 - 1
London -62 11 £333 -18.90% 3
South East -21 4 £263 -25.00% 2
North West -24 2 £175 -30.00%
East of England 0 1 - -
East Midlands -2 1 £115 -
Midlands -19 1 £115 -
Windows Phone
UK

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (80.00%) Android
3 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
3 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
4 26 (65.00%) Apple
4 26 (65.00%) Apple iOS
5 23 (57.50%) Citrix
6 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
6 22 (55.00%) Windows Phone 8
7 21 (52.50%) ITIL
7 21 (52.50%) DNS
8 20 (50.00%) DHCP
8 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
8 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 20 (50.00%) PKI
8 20 (50.00%) AirWatch
8 20 (50.00%) Windows Server
9 19 (47.50%) XenMobile
9 19 (47.50%) SAP Afaria
9 19 (47.50%) SAP
10 18 (45.00%) SQL
10 18 (45.00%) Content Management
10 18 (45.00%) Security Cleared
11 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
11 16 (40.00%) McAfee
12 15 (37.50%) MS Exchange
12 15 (37.50%) Incident Management
13 13 (32.50%) Citrix Certification
13 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
14 11 (27.50%) BPSS Clearance

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 15 (37.50%) MS Exchange
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2003
2 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 8 (20.00%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.50%) Office 365
2 1 (2.50%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 21 (52.50%) DNS
2 20 (50.00%) DHCP
3 4 (10.00%) VoIP
4 1 (2.50%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.50%) Skype
4 1 (2.50%) SMS
4 1 (2.50%) SMTP
4 1 (2.50%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.50%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (55.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (2.50%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 7 (17.50%) Team Foundation Server
2 5 (12.50%) Git (software)
2 5 (12.50%) Jasmine
2 5 (12.50%) NUnit
2 5 (12.50%) ReSharper
2 5 (12.50%) Selenium
2 5 (12.50%) SpecFlow
3 2 (5.00%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 5 (12.50%) Finance
1 5 (12.50%) Retail
2 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 14 (35.00%) Mobility Engineer
2 7 (17.50%) C# Developer
2 7 (17.50%) Developer
3 6 (15.00%) Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) Agile C# Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Agile Developer
4 5 (12.50%) C# Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Agile Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior C# Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior C# Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Senior Software Developer
4 5 (12.50%) Software Developer
5 4 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Mobile Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (17.50%) .NET
1 7 (17.50%) ASP.NET
1 7 (17.50%) jQuery
2 5 (12.50%) .NET Framework
2 5 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
2 5 (12.50%) Code First Entity Framework
2 5 (12.50%) Entity Framework
2 5 (12.50%) React Native
3 2 (5.00%) Ajax
3 2 (5.00%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (5.00%) CSS
3 2 (5.00%) CSS3
3 2 (5.00%) HTML
3 2 (5.00%) JSON
3 2 (5.00%) Razor View Engine
3 2 (5.00%) WCF
3 2 (5.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 20 (50.00%) PKI
2 6 (15.00%) Blackberry
3 3 (7.50%) Computer Science
3 3 (7.50%) iPhone
4 2 (5.00%) iPad
4 2 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (2.50%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (2.50%) Management Information System
5 1 (2.50%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.50%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 40 (100.00%) Windows
2 32 (80.00%) Android
3 26 (65.00%) Apple iOS
4 22 (55.00%) Windows Phone 8
5 20 (50.00%) Windows Server
5 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 20 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
7 5 (12.50%) Nucleus RTOS
7 5 (12.50%) Windows 10
7 5 (12.50%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.00%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.50%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.50%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) ITIL
2 18 (45.00%) Content Management
3 15 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 7 (17.50%) MVC
5 6 (15.00%) Mobile Device Management
6 5 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
6 5 (12.50%) Android Development
6 5 (12.50%) BDD
6 5 (12.50%) Continuous Integration
6 5 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
6 5 (12.50%) Extreme Programming
6 5 (12.50%) iOS Development
6 5 (12.50%) Kanban
6 5 (12.50%) Mobile Development
6 5 (12.50%) Pair Programming
6 5 (12.50%) Scrum
6 5 (12.50%) Software Engineering
6 5 (12.50%) TDD
6 5 (12.50%) Test Automation
6 5 (12.50%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 18 (45.00%) SQL
2 7 (17.50%) C#
2 7 (17.50%) JavaScript
3 5 (12.50%) C
3 5 (12.50%) C++
4 2 (5.00%) PL/SQL
4 2 (5.00%) VB
4 2 (5.00%) VB.NET
4 2 (5.00%) VB6
Qualifications
1 18 (45.00%) Security Cleared
2 16 (40.00%) SC Cleared
3 13 (32.50%) Citrix Certification
3 13 (32.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (27.50%) BPSS Clearance
5 4 (10.00%) Degree
6 3 (7.50%) Computer Science Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (27.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (2.50%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 31 (77.50%) Active Directory
2 1 (2.50%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (2.50%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 20 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 19 (47.50%) SAP Afaria
2 19 (47.50%) XenMobile
3 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (2.50%) SCCM
3 1 (2.50%) Single Sign-On
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
2 26 (65.00%) Apple
3 23 (57.50%) Citrix
4 19 (47.50%) SAP
5 16 (40.00%) McAfee
6 4 (10.00%) MobileIron
6 4 (10.00%) NetApp
7 2 (5.00%) Cisco
7 2 (5.00%) Oracle
7 2 (5.00%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.50%) Dell
8 1 (2.50%) HP
8 1 (2.50%) IBM
8 1 (2.50%) Kaspersky
8 1 (2.50%) VMware