Period
to 16 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Windows Mobile skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Mobile over the 6 months to 16 October 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 Mobile
UK
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 864 824 817
Rank change year-on-year -40 -7 +6
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 36 52 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.052% 0.078%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 0.25% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 31 68
UK median daily rate £225 £375 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -40.00% -6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £136 £135 £165
90th Percentile £450 £456 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 5 4
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +42.86% -
10th Percentile £10.39 £9.81 £12.80
90th Percentile £15.00 £20.00 £20.98
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £10.30 £14.00
% change year-on-year +26.21% -26.43% -

Windows Mobile is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 21,501 20,687 23,304
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.85% 20.85% 22.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,289 13,038 14,667
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +3.90%
10th Percentile £164 £176 £205
90th Percentile £608 £590 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +3.33% - +6.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,520 1,231 1,299
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +6.06% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.88 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.83 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.81 £16.00
% change year-on-year -1.81% +5.03% -

Windows Mobile
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Windows Mobile as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Mobile in the UK

Windows Mobile
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Mobile in the UK

Windows Mobile
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Mobile over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Mobile in the UK

Windows Mobile
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Mobile in the UK

Windows Mobile
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Mobile within the UK over the 6 months to 16 October 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
England -26 31 £225 -40.00% 10
UK excluding London -33 22 £400 +6.67% 7
London -26 14 £175 -58.82% 3
South East -7 8 £431 +12.01%
Wales - 5 - -
East Midlands -1 4 £250 -33.33% 3
Midlands -15 4 £250 -33.33% 3
Yorkshire -23 3 £400 - 3
North of England -26 3 £400 - 3
East of England - 2 - -

For the 6 months to 16 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Mobile 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 with a requirement for Windows Mobile.

1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) Android
3 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
4 15 (41.67%) Apple iOS
5 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
6 11 (30.56%) iPhone
7 10 (27.78%) Mobile App
8 9 (25.00%) ITIL
9 7 (19.44%) Citrix
9 7 (19.44%) VPN
9 7 (19.44%) Office 365
10 6 (16.67%) Samsung
10 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
10 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
10 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (16.67%) Service Management
10 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
11 5 (13.89%) Finance
11 5 (13.89%) Apple
11 5 (13.89%) Blackberry
11 5 (13.89%) C
11 5 (13.89%) Publishing
11 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
11 5 (13.89%) CMDB
11 5 (13.89%) iPad
11 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
11 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
11 5 (13.89%) Windows 10
11 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
11 5 (13.89%) iOS Development

Windows Mobile
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 6 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 4 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 4 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 4 (11.11%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 7 (19.44%) VPN
2 6 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (8.33%) TCP/IP
4 1 (2.78%) Internet
4 1 (2.78%) Intranet
4 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
4 1 (2.78%) IPv6
4 1 (2.78%) LAN
4 1 (2.78%) SMTP
4 1 (2.78%) Wireless
4 1 (2.78%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (8.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.56%) SQLite
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.78%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Visual Studio
1 2 (5.56%) Xcode
2 1 (2.78%) NUnit
2 1 (2.78%) Subversion
General
1 5 (13.89%) Finance
1 5 (13.89%) Publishing
2 1 (2.78%) Electronics
2 1 (2.78%) Legal
2 1 (2.78%) Manufacturing
2 1 (2.78%) Marketing
2 1 (2.78%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (16.67%) Developer
4 5 (13.89%) 1st Line Support
4 5 (13.89%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (11.11%) IT Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Support
5 4 (11.11%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 3 (8.33%) iOS Developer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Analyst
6 3 (8.33%) Support Analyst
7 2 (5.56%) IT Technician
7 2 (5.56%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (11.11%) .NET
2 3 (8.33%) AngularJS
2 3 (8.33%) ASP.NET
2 3 (8.33%) HTML
2 3 (8.33%) jQuery
3 2 (5.56%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (5.56%) Backbone.js
3 2 (5.56%) Cocoa
3 2 (5.56%) HTML5
3 2 (5.56%) Ionic Framework
3 2 (5.56%) JSON
3 2 (5.56%) KnockoutJS
3 2 (5.56%) PhoneGap
3 2 (5.56%) Sencha Touch
3 2 (5.56%) Underscore.js
3 2 (5.56%) Web Services
4 1 (2.78%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.78%) REST
4 1 (2.78%) RESTful
4 1 (2.78%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 11 (30.56%) iPhone
2 10 (27.78%) Mobile App
3 5 (13.89%) Blackberry
3 5 (13.89%) CMDB
3 5 (13.89%) iPad
4 4 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
4 4 (11.11%) Management Information System
5 3 (8.33%) Social Media
6 2 (5.56%) Greenfield Project
7 1 (2.78%) Smartphone
7 1 (2.78%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (58.33%) Android
3 15 (41.67%) Apple iOS
4 5 (13.89%) Windows 10
4 5 (13.89%) Windows 7
5 4 (11.11%) Windows XP
6 3 (8.33%) Linux
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Server
7 2 (5.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.78%) Mac OS
8 1 (2.78%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.78%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (25.00%) ITIL
2 6 (16.67%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (16.67%) Service Management
3 5 (13.89%) Incident Management
3 5 (13.89%) iOS Development
3 5 (13.89%) ITIL V3
4 4 (11.11%) BCP
4 4 (11.11%) Change Control
4 4 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 4 (11.11%) Information Security
4 4 (11.11%) MVC
5 3 (8.33%) Android Development
5 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
5 3 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (5.56%) Configuration Management
6 2 (5.56%) ITSM
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (5.56%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (5.56%) Performance Optimisation
6 2 (5.56%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) C
2 4 (11.11%) C#
3 2 (5.56%) Apple Swift
3 2 (5.56%) JavaScript
3 2 (5.56%) Objective-C
3 2 (5.56%) SQL
4 1 (2.78%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.78%) VB.NET
4 1 (2.78%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (8.33%) A+ Certification
2 2 (5.56%) MCSA
2 2 (5.56%) MCSE
2 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.56%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.78%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.56%) ISO 9001
1 2 (5.56%) SLA
1 2 (5.56%) TickIT
System Software
1 19 (52.78%) Active Directory
2 2 (5.56%) XenApp
3 1 (2.78%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (8.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (8.33%) SCCM
1 3 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.78%) WMI
Vendors
1 13 (36.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (19.44%) Citrix
3 6 (16.67%) Samsung
4 5 (13.89%) Apple
5 4 (11.11%) Remedy
6 3 (8.33%) Xamarin
7 2 (5.56%) Google
7 2 (5.56%) Sencha
8 1 (2.78%) Cisco
8 1 (2.78%) Dell
8 1 (2.78%) Ivanti
8 1 (2.78%) Panasonic
8 1 (2.78%) SAP
8 1 (2.78%) ServiceNow
8 1 (2.78%) VMware