The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Windows Mobile skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Mobile over the 3 months to 30 April 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 Mobile
England / London
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 395 402 411
Rank change year-on-year +7 +9  
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 9 30 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.044% 0.13% 0.094%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.62% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 12 12
Median daily rate £323 £420 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.21% -7.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £193 £400 £189
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £498
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £338 £300
% change year-on-year -1.11% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 1
Median hourly rate - £13.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -13.33%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.33 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -28.75% -30.95%  

Windows Mobile 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 4079 4845 4857
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 20.16% 21.03% 21.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2878 3462 3244
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 £215 £210 £188
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £570 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 113 186
Median hourly rate £19.00 £15.75 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.63% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £29.00 £31.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year -8.82% +7.25%  

Windows Mobile
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Mobile in London

Windows Mobile
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Mobile in London

Windows Mobile
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Mobile in London over the 3 months to 30 April 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Mobile in London

Windows Mobile
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Mobile in London

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Mobile 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 Mobile.

1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Android
3 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
4 5 (45.45%) Mobile Development
4 5 (45.45%) C++
5 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
6 3 (27.27%) C#
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
6 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
6 3 (27.27%) Android Development
6 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
7 2 (18.18%) User Experience
7 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
7 2 (18.18%) Banking
7 2 (18.18%) iPhone
7 2 (18.18%) .NET
7 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
8 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
8 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
8 1 (9.09%) Apple
8 1 (9.09%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (9.09%) Intranet
8 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
8 1 (9.09%) MVC
8 1 (9.09%) XAML
8 1 (9.09%) Finance
8 1 (9.09%) Law
8 1 (9.09%) Legal

Windows Mobile
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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (9.09%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (9.09%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (9.09%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) HTTP
1 1 (9.09%) Intranet
1 1 (9.09%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 1 (9.09%) Axure RP
1 1 (9.09%) Balsamiq Mockups
1 1 (9.09%) JIRA
General
1 2 (18.18%) Banking
2 1 (9.09%) Advertising
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
2 1 (9.09%) Law
2 1 (9.09%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (63.64%) Developer
2 3 (27.27%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
3 2 (18.18%) Android Developer
3 2 (18.18%) C# Developer
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Android Developer
3 2 (18.18%) iOS Developer
3 2 (18.18%) JavaScript Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Mobile Developer
3 2 (18.18%) Windows Mobile Developer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Android Tester
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (9.09%) IT Trainer
4 1 (9.09%) Python Developer
4 1 (9.09%) QA Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) User Experience Consultant
4 1 (9.09%) Xamarin Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (18.18%) .NET
2 1 (9.09%) .NET Framework
2 1 (9.09%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (9.09%) CSS
2 1 (9.09%) HTML
2 1 (9.09%) LINQ
2 1 (9.09%) REST
2 1 (9.09%) Web Services
2 1 (9.09%) WPF
2 1 (9.09%) XML
2 1 (9.09%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 3 (27.27%) Mobile App
2 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (18.18%) Blackberry
2 2 (18.18%) iPhone
2 2 (18.18%) User Experience
3 1 (9.09%) Fintech
3 1 (9.09%) iPad
3 1 (9.09%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (72.73%) Android
3 7 (63.64%) Apple iOS
4 1 (9.09%) Mac OS X
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 10
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Windows 8
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Embedded Compact
4 1 (9.09%) Windows Phone
4 1 (9.09%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Mobile Development
2 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (27.27%) Android Development
2 3 (27.27%) Front End Development
2 3 (27.27%) iOS Development
3 1 (9.09%) Data Protection
3 1 (9.09%) Defect Tracking
3 1 (9.09%) Document Management
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL
3 1 (9.09%) ITIL V3
3 1 (9.09%) Multithreading
3 1 (9.09%) MVC
3 1 (9.09%) Scrum
3 1 (9.09%) Software Engineering
3 1 (9.09%) Software Testing
3 1 (9.09%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 5 (45.45%) C++
2 4 (36.36%) JavaScript
3 3 (27.27%) C#
4 1 (9.09%) C
4 1 (9.09%) Java
4 1 (9.09%) Python
4 1 (9.09%) XAML
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) QA
System Software
1 1 (9.09%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) Apple
2 1 (9.09%) Xamarin