Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 153 152
Rank change year-on-year +13 -1 -34
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 2 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.068% 0.085% 0.026%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% 0.39% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 1
Manchester median daily rate - £325 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -23.53% +21.43%
North West median daily rate £250 £325 £425
% change year-on-year -23.08% -23.53% +23.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate £12.12 - -
North West median hourly rate £12.12 - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 573 771 736
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 19.50% 21.74% 19.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 342 521 382
Manchester median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% +7.69%
10th Percentile £135 £184 £163
90th Percentile £538 £500 £487
North West median daily rate £400 £400 £368
% change year-on-year - +8.84% +13.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 52 37 84
Manchester median hourly rate £17.43 £15.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.20% +11.11% -6.90%
10th Percentile £11.35 £9.85 £10.08
90th Percentile £41.83 £40.00 £38.75
North West median hourly rate £17.00 £14.50 £15.77
% change year-on-year +17.24% -8.05% +5.13%

Windows Phone
Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

Job postings citing Windows Phone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Manchester.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Phone in Manchester

Windows Phone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Phone in Manchester

Windows Phone
Contract Job Locations in Manchester

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 Manchester region over the 6 months to 23 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
Rochdale - 2 - -
Windows Phone
North West

For the 6 months to 23 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 Manchester region with a requirement for Windows Phone.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Android
2 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
2 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management

Windows Phone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 (100.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Android
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Break/Fix
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft