Period
to 19 November 2017

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 19 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
UK > Scotland
6 months to
19 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 175 200
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 0 9 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.21% 0.048%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.87% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Scotland median daily rate - £310 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -20.00% +55.00%
UK median daily rate £250 £375 £388
% change year-on-year -33.33% -3.23% +10.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Scotland median hourly rate - £42.00 -
UK median hourly rate £12.12 £42.00 £34.20
% change year-on-year -71.14% +22.81% +101.18%

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 998 1032 1192
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.17% 23.78% 19.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 502 575 591
Scotland median daily rate £384 £330 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +16.29% -5.71% +5.26%
10th Percentile £150 £160 £163
90th Percentile £550 £450 £475
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 38 42
Scotland median hourly rate £16.43 £18.25 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.97% -3.31% +14.39%
10th Percentile £10.50 £12.50 £13.05
90th Percentile £26.88 £42.15 £55.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.25 £16.50
% change year-on-year +7.69% -1.52% +4.93%

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