The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Reading 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 3 months to 25 March 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Phone
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - - 71
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Reading - - 0.31%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £318 £350
% change year-on-year +10.23% -9.28%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £17.00 £45.60
% change year-on-year - -62.71%  

Windows Phone 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 Reading with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Reading
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 124 293 251
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Reading 18.54% 29.04% 25.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 69 176 134
Median daily rate £475 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £145 £192
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 15 13
Median hourly rate £24.21 £55.55 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -56.42% +283.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.17 £14.00 £12.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Windows Phone
Job Vacancy Trend in Reading

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Phone in Reading

Windows Phone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Phone in Reading

Windows Phone
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 25 March 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 Reading region with a requirement for Windows Phone.

1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
1 2 (100.00%) SAP
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 2 (100.00%) Skype

Windows Phone
Top Related IT Skills in Reading 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:

Applications
1 2 (100.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) LAN
1 2 (100.00%) Skype
1 2 (100.00%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 2 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 2 (100.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (50.00%) Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
2 1 (50.00%) Support Analyst
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 8
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (100.00%) SLA
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Citrix
1 2 (100.00%) Oracle
1 2 (100.00%) SAP