The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Windows Embedded Compact skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Embedded Compact over the 3 months to 25 May 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 Embedded Compact (formerly Windows Embedded CE, Windows CE)
England / London
3 months to
25 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 411 - 427
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.015% - 0.005%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.073% - 0.021%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £360 - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £273
% change year-on-year - +65.13%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £35.00

Windows Embedded Compact 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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 4123 4718 4779
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 20.35% 21.68% 21.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 2882 3378 3180
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £213 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £345
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 110 100 201
Median hourly rate £18.70 £17.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.85% -5.40%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.32 £12.50 £13.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +3.12%  

Windows Embedded Compact
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Windows Embedded Compact as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Embedded Compact in London

Windows Embedded Compact
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact in London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Embedded Compact in London

Windows Embedded Compact
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Embedded Compact in London

Windows Embedded Compact
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact within the London region over the 3 months to 25 May 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
City of London - 1 £360 -
Windows Embedded Compact
England

For the 6 months to 25 May 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Embedded Compact 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 London region with a requirement for Windows Embedded Compact.

1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) XML
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) LINQ
2 3 (60.00%) SQLite
2 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
3 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
3 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
3 2 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
3 2 (40.00%) Finance
3 2 (40.00%) Scrum
3 2 (40.00%) C
3 2 (40.00%) .NET
3 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
3 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
3 2 (40.00%) COM
3 2 (40.00%) SOAP
3 2 (40.00%) Web Services
3 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (40.00%) REST
4 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
4 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
4 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
4 1 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) C++

Windows Embedded Compact
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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:

Business Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 3 (60.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (60.00%) SQLite
2 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (40.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 2 (40.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Developer
2 2 (40.00%) C# Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Dynamics NAV Developer
3 1 (20.00%) C# Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Embedded Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Microsoft Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Software Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) LINQ
1 3 (60.00%) XML
2 2 (40.00%) .NET
2 2 (40.00%) .NET Framework
2 2 (40.00%) COM
2 2 (40.00%) REST
2 2 (40.00%) SOAP
2 2 (40.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Embedded Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (20.00%) Linux
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Multithreading
2 2 (40.00%) Business Intelligence
2 2 (40.00%) Data Protection
2 2 (40.00%) Scrum
2 2 (40.00%) Software Engineering
2 2 (40.00%) Test Scripting
3 1 (20.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) C
3 1 (20.00%) C++
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft