Period
to 23 May 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland 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 May 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 > Scotland
6 months to
23 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 192 - 202
Rank change year-on-year - +202 -10
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 8 0 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.15% - 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.75% - 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 5
Scotland median daily rate £260 - £338
10th Percentile £255 - £280
90th Percentile £281 - £400
UK median daily rate £260 £350 £363
% change year-on-year -25.71% -3.45% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Scotland median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK median hourly rate - £14.71 £37.50
% change year-on-year - -60.77% -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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,064 854 1,380
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.58% 23.82% 25.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 666 435 715
Scotland median daily rate £375 £375 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +2.74% +10.11%
10th Percentile £163 £141 £184
90th Percentile £500 £475 £479
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 33 35
Scotland median hourly rate £15.75 £17.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.35% -54.67% +33.45%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.32 £14.13
90th Percentile £24.80 £52.17 £46.90
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +5.20%

Windows Phone
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

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

Job vacancy trend for Windows Phone in Scotland

Windows Phone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Phone in Scotland

Windows Phone
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

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 Scotland region over the 6 months to 23 May 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
Renfrewshire - 7 £260 -
Glasgow - 1 - -
Windows Phone
UK

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

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Apple
1 8 (100.00%) Android
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) PKI
2 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Phone 8
2 7 (87.50%) XenMobile
2 7 (87.50%) AirWatch
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) McAfee
2 7 (87.50%) DHCP
2 7 (87.50%) DNS
2 7 (87.50%) SQL
2 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
2 7 (87.50%) SAP
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (75.00%) SAP Afaria
3 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
3 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 6 (75.00%) Content Management
4 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (62.50%) BPSS Clearance

Windows Phone
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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 5 (62.50%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (12.50%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (87.50%) DHCP
1 7 (87.50%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (87.50%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (12.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Mobility Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Mobility Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Support Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (87.50%) PKI
2 4 (50.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (12.50%) AS400
3 1 (12.50%) Blackberry
3 1 (12.50%) BYOD
3 1 (12.50%) Mainframe
3 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 1 (12.50%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Android
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Apple iOS
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Phone 8
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (12.50%) HPUX
3 1 (12.50%) Linux
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 10
3 1 (12.50%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 6 (75.00%) Content Management
2 6 (75.00%) Incident Management
3 1 (12.50%) Active Listening
3 1 (12.50%) Business Continuity
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Improvement
3 1 (12.50%) Data Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Disaster Recovery
3 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) High Availability
3 1 (12.50%) IT Governance
3 1 (12.50%) ITSM
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Problem-Solving
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Security
3 1 (12.50%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 7 (87.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (62.50%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix Certification
3 4 (50.00%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science Degree
5 2 (25.00%) MCSE
6 1 (12.50%) CCNA
6 1 (12.50%) CCNP
6 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (12.50%) MCDBA
6 1 (12.50%) MCP
6 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certified Architect
6 1 (12.50%) TOGAF Certification
6 1 (12.50%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (12.50%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) AirWatch
1 7 (87.50%) XenMobile
2 6 (75.00%) SAP Afaria
3 1 (12.50%) OpenView
3 1 (12.50%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Apple
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) McAfee
2 7 (87.50%) SAP
3 1 (12.50%) HP
3 1 (12.50%) Ivanti
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle
3 1 (12.50%) VMware