Period
to 18 January 2019

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 18 January 2019 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
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 183 174 163
Rank change year-on-year -9 -11 +34
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 3 1 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.063% 0.021% 0.19%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.29% 0.11% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Scotland median daily rate £350 - £285
10th Percentile £325 - £278
90th Percentile £375 - £293
UK median daily rate £150 £300 £400
% change year-on-year -50.00% -25.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Scotland median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £31.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -55.56% +32.63%

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 1,031 938 908
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 21.75% 19.69% 24.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 607 503 480
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +17.65% -
10th Percentile £128 £182 £155
90th Percentile £531 £550 £450
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £403
% change year-on-year - +5.59% +0.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 48 51
Scotland median hourly rate £17.50 £18.25 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.11% +1.39% -2.70%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.59 £11.32
90th Percentile £44.50 £37.48 £52.00
UK median hourly rate £17.46 £17.43 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.19% +5.64% -

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 18 January 2019. 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
Glasgow -19 2 £350 -
Dundee - 1 - - 2
Windows Phone
UK

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) C#
2 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
2 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
3 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
3 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
3 1 (33.33%) Malwarebytes
3 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Office 365
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Xamarin
3 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
3 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
3 1 (33.33%) Android Development
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) iPad
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7

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 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Dynamics 365
2 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Bluetooth
1 1 (33.33%) DHCP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
1 1 (33.33%) Firewall
1 1 (33.33%) NFC
1 1 (33.33%) VLAN
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
1 1 (33.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (33.33%) Law
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Mobile Developer
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Infrastructure Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) .NET
2 1 (33.33%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) iPhone
2 1 (33.33%) iPad
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Apple iOS
3 1 (33.33%) Android
3 1 (33.33%) Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) iOS Development
2 1 (33.33%) Android Development
2 1 (33.33%) Cybersecurity
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Mobile Development
2 1 (33.33%) OO
2 1 (33.33%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) C#
2 1 (33.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (33.33%) C++
2 1 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) VB.NET
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
1 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (33.33%) Malwarebytes
1 1 (33.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Apple
2 1 (33.33%) Avaya
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Dell
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Palo Alto
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Xamarin