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 3 months to 27 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
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Windows Mobile
UK
Rank 563 600 567
Rank change year-on-year +37 -33  
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 20 40 64
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.045% 0.075% 0.12%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.22% 0.35% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 15 34
Median daily rate £334 £420 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.53% +19.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £237 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £325 £325
% change year-on-year +2.69% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 5
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -25.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 - £67.50

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 9290 11459 11776
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.68% 21.53% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 5914 7098 6682
Median daily rate £410 £380 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.89% +1.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £190 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +7.58% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 576 684 975
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £37.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.84 £15.50
% change year-on-year -9.44% +8.64%  

Windows Mobile
Job Vacancy Trend

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

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 3 months to 27 March 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 hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Windows Mobile.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Mobile in the UK

Windows Mobile
Top 25 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 3 months to 27 March 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
England +28 17 £335 -20.23% 5
East Midlands - 6 £455 -
London +11 5 £323 -25.86%
Nottinghamshire - 5 £455 -
Nottingham - 5 £455 -
South East +13 3 £239 +39.41% 3
East of England - 2 £488 -
Scotland +22 1 £113 -
Kidlington -4 1 £145 -18.30%
Oxfordshire -9 1 £145 -18.30%
Berkshire - 1 - - 1
Yorkshire - 1 £335 -
West Sussex - 1 £333 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £113 -
Paisley - 1 £113 -
Sheffield - 1 £335 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £335 -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Chiswick - 1 - -
Luton - 1 - -
Reading - 1 - - 1
Peterborough - 1 £488 -
Lincoln - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £488 -

Windows Mobile
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) Apple iOS
3 23 (51.11%) Android
4 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
5 15 (33.33%) .NET
6 12 (26.67%) C#
6 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
7 11 (24.44%) Mobile App
8 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (17.78%) Office 365
9 8 (17.78%) Apple
10 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
10 7 (15.56%) Xamarin
10 7 (15.56%) Mobile Development
10 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
11 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
11 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
11 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
11 6 (13.33%) ITIL
12 5 (11.11%) SQL
12 5 (11.11%) HTML
12 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
12 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
12 5 (11.11%) Scrum
12 5 (11.11%) JIRA
12 5 (11.11%) CMDB
12 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
12 5 (11.11%) Coaching
12 5 (11.11%) AirWatch
12 5 (11.11%) Windows Server

Windows Mobile
Top Related 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 4 (8.89%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
2 3 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (4.44%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.44%) IIS
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.22%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.22%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (8.89%) MS Excel
1 4 (8.89%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.22%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (17.78%) Office 365
2 6 (13.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.44%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (8.89%) DNS
2 3 (6.67%) Firewall
2 3 (6.67%) Skype
3 2 (4.44%) IP Telephony
3 2 (4.44%) VPN
3 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
4 1 (2.22%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (2.22%) DHCP
4 1 (2.22%) HTTP
4 1 (2.22%) Intranet
4 1 (2.22%) LAN
4 1 (2.22%) PBX
4 1 (2.22%) SAN
4 1 (2.22%) SMS
4 1 (2.22%) Softphone
4 1 (2.22%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 3 (6.67%) SQLite
3 2 (4.44%) MySQL
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.22%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 5 (11.11%) JIRA
2 3 (6.67%) Axure RP
2 3 (6.67%) Jenkins
2 3 (6.67%) NUnit
2 3 (6.67%) Selenium
2 3 (6.67%) SpecFlow
2 3 (6.67%) TeamCity
2 3 (6.67%) Visual Studio
3 2 (4.44%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
3 2 (4.44%) Xcode
4 1 (2.22%) Android Studio
4 1 (2.22%) Eclipse
4 1 (2.22%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (8.89%) Publishing
2 1 (2.22%) Advertising
2 1 (2.22%) Electronics
2 1 (2.22%) Law
2 1 (2.22%) Legal
2 1 (2.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 18 (40.00%) Developer
2 10 (22.22%) Analyst
3 8 (17.78%) Support Analyst
4 7 (15.56%) IT Analyst
5 6 (13.33%) C# Developer
6 5 (11.11%) IT Support
6 5 (11.11%) IT Support Analyst
6 5 (11.11%) Mobile Developer
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Mobile Developer
7 4 (8.89%) iOS Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Android Developer
8 3 (6.67%) Architect
8 3 (6.67%) Service Analyst
8 3 (6.67%) Xamarin Developer
9 2 (4.44%) .NET Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Administrator
9 2 (4.44%) Applications Developer
9 2 (4.44%) Desktop Support
9 2 (4.44%) Service Desk Analyst
9 2 (4.44%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (33.33%) .NET
2 5 (11.11%) HTML
3 4 (8.89%) CSS
4 3 (6.67%) ASP.NET Web API
4 3 (6.67%) WinForms
4 3 (6.67%) WPF
4 3 (6.67%) XSLT
5 2 (4.44%) ASP.NET
5 2 (4.44%) Cocoa
5 2 (4.44%) Velocity
5 2 (4.44%) WCF
6 1 (2.22%) .NET Framework
6 1 (2.22%) AngularJS
6 1 (2.22%) Apache Cordova
6 1 (2.22%) Classic ASP
6 1 (2.22%) LINQ
6 1 (2.22%) Node.js
6 1 (2.22%) REST
6 1 (2.22%) Web Services
6 1 (2.22%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (24.44%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.11%) CMDB
3 4 (8.89%) Handset
3 4 (8.89%) iPhone
3 4 (8.89%) Smartphone
4 3 (6.67%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.67%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.44%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.44%) iPad
6 1 (2.22%) BYOD
6 1 (2.22%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.22%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.22%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.22%) NHS
6 1 (2.22%) Smartcard
6 1 (2.22%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 45 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (53.33%) Apple iOS
3 23 (51.11%) Android
4 7 (15.56%) Windows 7
5 6 (13.33%) Windows 10
6 5 (11.11%) Windows Server
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2003
7 4 (8.89%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.67%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (4.44%) Linux
9 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.22%) Unix
10 1 (2.22%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.56%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (15.56%) Mobile Development
2 6 (13.33%) ITIL
3 5 (11.11%) Coaching
3 5 (11.11%) Configuration Management
3 5 (11.11%) Scrum
4 4 (8.89%) iOS Development
4 4 (8.89%) Mentoring
4 4 (8.89%) Mobile Device Management
4 4 (8.89%) Stakeholder Management
5 3 (6.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (6.67%) MVC
5 3 (6.67%) Project Management
5 3 (6.67%) Regression Testing
5 3 (6.67%) Security Testing
6 2 (4.44%) Android Development
6 2 (4.44%) DevOps
6 2 (4.44%) Email Management
6 2 (4.44%) Software Deployment
6 2 (4.44%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 12 (26.67%) C#
2 6 (13.33%) JavaScript
3 5 (11.11%) SQL
4 4 (8.89%) XAML
5 3 (6.67%) C++
6 2 (4.44%) Apple Swift
6 2 (4.44%) C
6 2 (4.44%) Objective-C
7 1 (2.22%) PowerShell
7 1 (2.22%) TypeScript
7 1 (2.22%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 1 (2.22%) MOS
1 1 (2.22%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) SDET
1 1 (2.22%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (26.67%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (6.67%) XenApp
3 1 (2.22%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 9 (20.00%) Microsoft Intune
2 5 (11.11%) AirWatch
3 3 (6.67%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (37.78%) Microsoft
2 8 (17.78%) Apple
3 7 (15.56%) Xamarin
4 3 (6.67%) Citrix
4 3 (6.67%) VMware
5 2 (4.44%) Samsung
6 1 (2.22%) Avaya
6 1 (2.22%) Cisco
6 1 (2.22%) Dell
6 1 (2.22%) EMC
6 1 (2.22%) Google
6 1 (2.22%) HP
6 1 (2.22%) LANDesk
6 1 (2.22%) MobileIron
6 1 (2.22%) Oracle
6 1 (2.22%) Polycom
6 1 (2.22%) Toshiba
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