The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 30 April 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
England / South East
3 months to
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 254 271 253
Rank change year-on-year +17 -18  
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 1 4 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.012% 0.041% 0.14%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.057% 0.17% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 8
Median daily rate £350 £253 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +38.61% -32.66%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £340 £318 £325
% change year-on-year +7.08% -2.30%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £42.00 £45.60
% change year-on-year - -7.89%  

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 the South East with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1753 2404 2480
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 21.51% 24.72% 24.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 981 1448 1254
Median daily rate £400 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 131 165 229
Median hourly rate £15.00 £18.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.91% +12.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.40 £46.90 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year -8.82% +7.25%  

Windows Phone
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 the South East

Windows Phone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Phone in the South East

Windows Phone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone in the South East.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Phone in the South East

Windows Phone
Contract Job Locations in the South East

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 South East region over the 3 months to 30 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Berkshire +21 1 £350 +38.61% 1
Windows Phone
England

For the 6 months to 30 April 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Phone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South East region with a requirement for Windows Phone.

1 1 (100.00%) C++
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Games
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development

Windows Phone
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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:

General
1 1 (100.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) 3D Developer
1 1 (100.00%) C++ Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Digital Developer
1 1 (100.00%) Unity 3D Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) OpenGL
1 1 (100.00%) Unity (Game Engine)
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Android
1 1 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Android Development
1 1 (100.00%) iOS Development
1 1 (100.00%) Mathematics
1 1 (100.00%) Mobile Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) C++