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 3 months to 28 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.

Microsoft Windows Phone
UK / Scotland
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 130 -
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland - 0.039% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.17% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £425 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £350
% change year-on-year +7.69% -7.14%  
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 Scotland with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 401 582 591
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 22.84% 22.44% 20.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 326 319
Median daily rate £390 £375 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.00% +17.18%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £200 £113
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £460 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 9 26
Median hourly rate £16.68 £16.00 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.25% -44.82%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.32 £12.65 £12.24
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.17 £48.80 £62.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows Phone
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Scotland 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 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