The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South West with a requirement for Windows Phone 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Phone 7 over the 3 months to 25 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.

3 months to
25 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Phone 7 (WinPhone7, WP7)
England / South West
Rank - - 141
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 7 0 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South West - - 0.096%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £338
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Windows Phone 7 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 West with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
South West
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 466 657 603
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South West 17.94% 22.64% 19.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 274 394 297
Median daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £160 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £471 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 49 73 85
Median hourly rate £16.38 £19.25 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -14.93% +13.23%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £9.72 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £46.27 £36.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.92 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.86% +9.16%  

Windows Phone 7
Job Vacancy Trend in the South West

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South West citing Windows Phone 7 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Phone 7 in the South West

Windows Phone 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Phone 7 in the South West.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Phone 7 in the South West