Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 204 - 190
Rank change year-on-year - +190 +3
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 9 0 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.16% - 0.25%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.81% - 0.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 0 8
Scotland median daily rate £260 - £310
10th Percentile £255 - £273
90th Percentile £281 - £372
UK median daily rate £260 £338 £338
% change year-on-year -22.96% - -3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 4
Scotland median hourly rate - - £42.00
UK median hourly rate £11.71 £10.25 £42.00
% change year-on-year +14.30% -75.61% +5.00%

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 1,115 971 1,320
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 20.18% 22.29% 25.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 675 487 703
Scotland median daily rate £363 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.33% +7.14% +3.70%
10th Percentile £135 £150 £180
90th Percentile £500 £510 £476
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
% change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 26 45
Scotland median hourly rate £15.86 £15.68 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.15% -58.19% +29.31%
10th Percentile £10.75 £11.25 £13.35
90th Percentile £34.75 £29.19 £43.90
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -

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 August 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 - 2 - -
Windows Phone
UK

For the 6 months to 18 August 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 9 (100.00%) SQL
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 9 (100.00%) Apple
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 7 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Phone 8
2 7 (77.78%) XenMobile
2 7 (77.78%) AirWatch
2 7 (77.78%) Android
2 7 (77.78%) PKI
2 7 (77.78%) McAfee
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) SAP
3 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 6 (66.67%) Content Management
3 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
3 6 (66.67%) SAP Afaria
4 5 (55.56%) BPSS Clearance
4 5 (55.56%) Disclosure Scotland
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix Certification
4 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification

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 (55.56%) MS Exchange
2 2 (22.22%) SharePoint
2 2 (22.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Dynamics 365
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (22.22%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 9 (100.00%) DHCP
1 9 (100.00%) DNS
2 2 (22.22%) Firewall
2 2 (22.22%) VLAN
2 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (100.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (22.22%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 2 (22.22%) Legal
Job Titles
1 7 (77.78%) Mobility Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 2 (22.22%) Mobility Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Support Consultant
2 2 (22.22%) Support Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (11.11%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (77.78%) PKI
2 4 (44.44%) Computer Science
3 2 (22.22%) iPhone
4 1 (11.11%) AS400
4 1 (11.11%) Mainframe
4 1 (11.11%) Management Information System
4 1 (11.11%) Tandem
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 9 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (77.78%) Android
2 7 (77.78%) Apple iOS
2 7 (77.78%) Windows Phone 8
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) Solaris
4 2 (22.22%) Windows 7
5 1 (11.11%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (66.67%) Content Management
2 6 (66.67%) Incident Management
3 2 (22.22%) Cybersecurity
3 2 (22.22%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (22.22%) Innovative Thinking
3 2 (22.22%) Patch Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Network Management
4 1 (11.11%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (11.11%) SAP Security
Programming Languages
1 9 (100.00%) SQL
2 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
2 2 (22.22%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (66.67%) SC Cleared
1 6 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 5 (55.56%) BPSS Clearance
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (55.56%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (44.44%) Degree
4 3 (33.33%) Computer Science Degree
5 1 (11.11%) CCNA
5 1 (11.11%) CCNP
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (11.11%) MCDBA
5 1 (11.11%) MCP
5 1 (11.11%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (55.56%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (22.22%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (22.22%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) AirWatch
1 7 (77.78%) XenMobile
2 6 (66.67%) SAP Afaria
3 2 (22.22%) Backup Exec
3 2 (22.22%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (22.22%) Malwarebytes
3 2 (22.22%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 2 (22.22%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (11.11%) OpenView
Vendors
1 9 (100.00%) Apple
1 9 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (77.78%) Citrix
2 7 (77.78%) McAfee
2 7 (77.78%) SAP
3 2 (22.22%) Avaya
3 2 (22.22%) Cisco
3 2 (22.22%) Dell
3 2 (22.22%) Palo Alto
3 2 (22.22%) Sophos
3 2 (22.22%) Symantec
3 2 (22.22%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) HP
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle