Period
to 20 July 2017

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 20 July 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 Mobile
UK
6 months to
20 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 796 821 805
Rank change year-on-year +25 -16 -27
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 46 84 83
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.076% 0.074%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.23% 0.34% 0.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 51 44
UK median daily rate £334 £420 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.54% +24.44% +22.73%
10th Percentile £102 £165 £156
90th Percentile £490 £500 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £388 £325
% change year-on-year -14.19% +19.23% +62.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 9
UK median hourly rate £10.33 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.54% -25.71% +9.38%
10th Percentile £9.14 £12.50 £13.50
90th Percentile £18.00 £19.25 £128.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.30 £14.50 £16.25
% change year-on-year -28.97% -10.77% +1.56%

Windows Mobile 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 with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 19676 24589 24681
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.66% 22.34% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12415 15458 14290
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.88%
10th Percentile £195 £210 £181
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1136 1323 1946
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +2.10% +1.00%
10th Percentile £10.50 £10.53 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.85
% change year-on-year -6.06% +4.10% +2.26%

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 20 July 2017.

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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Mobile over the 6 months to 20 July 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Windows Mobile in the UK

Windows Mobile
Top 12 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 20 July 2017. 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 +20 43 £335 -20.24% 11
UK excluding London +56 28 £333 -14.19% 6
London +4 16 £375 -10.71% 5
South East +36 10 £140 -61.38% 1
Midlands +30 10 £388 - 1
East Midlands +5 10 £388 -
North of England +53 4 £305 -32.22% 2
Yorkshire +35 3 £335 -25.56%
South West +2 2 £120 -63.08% 2
Scotland +49 1 £113 -63.71%
North West +19 1 £275 -33.33% 2
East of England -4 1 £488 +21.88%

For the 6 months to 20 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Mobile also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Windows Mobile.

1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (76.09%) Android
3 32 (69.57%) Apple iOS
4 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
5 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
5 15 (32.61%) Mobile App
6 13 (28.26%) .NET
7 10 (21.74%) Office 365
7 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
8 9 (19.57%) Coaching
8 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
9 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (17.39%) JIRA
9 8 (17.39%) C#
9 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
9 8 (17.39%) Scrum
10 7 (15.22%) Apple
10 7 (15.22%) SQL
10 7 (15.22%) VPN
10 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
10 7 (15.22%) Xamarin
10 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
11 6 (13.04%) Mobile Development
11 6 (13.04%) NUnit
11 6 (13.04%) Google
11 6 (13.04%) Samsung
12 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
12 5 (10.87%) Smartphone
12 5 (10.87%) Regression Testing
12 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi

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 5 (10.87%) MS Exchange
2 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 3 (6.52%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (6.52%) IIS
4 2 (4.35%) BizTalk Server
4 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.17%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (2.17%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.17%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.17%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (2.17%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 10 (21.74%) Office 365
2 7 (15.22%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (10.87%) Azure Active Directory
4 4 (8.70%) SaaS
5 1 (2.17%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.22%) VPN
2 5 (10.87%) Wi-Fi
3 3 (6.52%) DNS
4 2 (4.35%) Firewall
4 2 (4.35%) IPv6
4 2 (4.35%) LAN
4 2 (4.35%) Skype
4 2 (4.35%) SMTP
4 2 (4.35%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.35%) Wireless
4 2 (4.35%) WLAN
5 1 (2.17%) HTTP
5 1 (2.17%) Internet
5 1 (2.17%) Intranet
5 1 (2.17%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (10.87%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.52%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (2.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 8 (17.39%) JIRA
2 6 (13.04%) NUnit
3 5 (10.87%) Git (software)
3 5 (10.87%) Jenkins
3 5 (10.87%) Selenium
3 5 (10.87%) SpecFlow
3 5 (10.87%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.35%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.35%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.17%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (2.17%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.70%) Marketing
1 4 (8.70%) Telecoms
2 3 (6.52%) Electronics
2 3 (6.52%) Finance
2 3 (6.52%) Publishing
3 2 (4.35%) Banking
3 2 (4.35%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.17%) Advertising
4 1 (2.17%) Law
4 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 15 (32.61%) Developer
2 8 (17.39%) Analyst
2 8 (17.39%) Desktop Support
3 7 (15.22%) Support Analyst
4 5 (10.87%) Consultant
5 4 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Developer in Test
5 4 (8.70%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (8.70%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (6.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) C# Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (6.52%) IT Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) IT Support
6 3 (6.52%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (28.26%) .NET
2 3 (6.52%) ASP.NET
2 3 (6.52%) WCF
3 2 (4.35%) ASP.NET MVC
3 2 (4.35%) REST
3 2 (4.35%) Velocity
4 1 (2.17%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.17%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (2.17%) Caliburn.Micro
4 1 (2.17%) CSS
4 1 (2.17%) CSS3
4 1 (2.17%) HTML
4 1 (2.17%) HTML5
4 1 (2.17%) Kendo UI
4 1 (2.17%) LINQ
4 1 (2.17%) RESTful
4 1 (2.17%) Web Services
4 1 (2.17%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 15 (32.61%) Mobile App
2 5 (10.87%) Smartphone
3 4 (8.70%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.52%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (6.52%) iPhone
4 3 (6.52%) User Experience
4 3 (6.52%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.35%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.35%) Social Media
5 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.17%) BYOD
6 1 (2.17%) CESG
6 1 (2.17%) CMDB
6 1 (2.17%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.17%) Fintech
6 1 (2.17%) Handset
6 1 (2.17%) iPad
6 1 (2.17%) NHS
6 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (76.09%) Android
3 32 (69.57%) Apple iOS
4 10 (21.74%) Windows 7
5 9 (19.57%) Windows Server
6 3 (6.52%) Mac OS X
6 3 (6.52%) Windows 10
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (4.35%) Linux
7 2 (4.35%) Ubuntu
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.17%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (19.57%) Coaching
2 8 (17.39%) Scrum
3 7 (15.22%) Mentoring
4 6 (13.04%) Mobile Development
5 5 (10.87%) Agile Software Development
5 5 (10.87%) Regression Testing
5 5 (10.87%) Security Testing
5 5 (10.87%) Test Automation
5 5 (10.87%) Time Management
6 4 (8.70%) Android Development
6 4 (8.70%) iOS Development
6 4 (8.70%) Mobile Device Management
7 3 (6.52%) Business Intelligence
7 3 (6.52%) Front End Development
7 3 (6.52%) Project Management
7 3 (6.52%) Remediation Plan
7 3 (6.52%) SDET
7 3 (6.52%) Workflow
8 2 (4.35%) Application Virtualisation
8 2 (4.35%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.39%) C#
2 7 (15.22%) SQL
3 5 (10.87%) C++
3 5 (10.87%) JavaScript
4 2 (4.35%) C
5 1 (2.17%) Java
5 1 (2.17%) PowerShell
5 1 (2.17%) Python
5 1 (2.17%) TypeScript
5 1 (2.17%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.35%) A+ Certification
1 2 (4.35%) Degree
1 2 (4.35%) MCSE
1 2 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.17%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (32.61%) Active Directory
2 2 (4.35%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (2.17%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (10.87%) SCCM
3 3 (6.52%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 20 (43.48%) Microsoft
2 7 (15.22%) Apple
2 7 (15.22%) Xamarin
3 6 (13.04%) Google
3 6 (13.04%) Samsung
4 4 (8.70%) Citrix
5 3 (6.52%) VMware
6 2 (4.35%) SAP
7 1 (2.17%) EMC
7 1 (2.17%) IBM
7 1 (2.17%) Oracle
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