Period
to 14 August 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 14 August 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
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 860 790 818
Rank change year-on-year -70 +28 +7
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 28 55 87
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.027% 0.058% 0.080%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.13% 0.28% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 30 54
UK median daily rate £375 £375 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -10.71% +24.44%
10th Percentile £155 £106 £204
90th Percentile £460 £481 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £355 £400
% change year-on-year +5.63% -11.25% +24.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 6 7
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £12.67 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +34.23% -2.58% -25.71%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £10.30 £13.75
% change year-on-year +65.05% -25.09% -15.38%

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 21,326 19,809 24,385
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.84% 20.72% 22.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,297 12,480 15,380
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £177 £190 £208
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +0.13% +3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,468 1,137 1,292
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +3.03% -
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.75 £10.63
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.63 £44.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.21 £15.91 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.85% -3.56% +3.13%

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 14 August 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 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 14 August 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 -59 27 £375 - 5
UK excluding London -33 20 £375 +5.63% 3
North of England -12 8 £375 +2.04% 2
South East -28 8 £450 +90.48%
London -37 8 £208 -48.13% 2
Yorkshire -16 4 £388 +5.44% 1
North East - 3 £375 -
East of England +2 2 - - 1
East Midlands -1 1 - -
North West -14 1 £300 -11.11% 1
Midlands -16 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 14 August 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 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 12 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 11 (39.29%) Android
3 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
4 8 (28.57%) VPN
5 7 (25.00%) Office 365
5 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
6 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
6 6 (21.43%) iPhone
6 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
6 6 (21.43%) C#
6 6 (21.43%) .NET
6 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
6 6 (21.43%) MVC
6 6 (21.43%) Publishing
7 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
7 5 (17.86%) Scrum
7 5 (17.86%) HTML
7 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
7 5 (17.86%) Linux
7 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
7 5 (17.86%) Subversion
7 5 (17.86%) Web Development
7 5 (17.86%) jQuery
7 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
7 5 (17.86%) REST
7 5 (17.86%) Samsung
7 5 (17.86%) Mobile Development
7 5 (17.86%) iPad

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 3 (10.71%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (17.86%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (25.00%) Office 365
2 4 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (10.71%) Azure Active Directory
3 3 (10.71%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (28.57%) VPN
2 5 (17.86%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (14.29%) TCP/IP
4 2 (7.14%) IPv6
4 2 (7.14%) LAN
4 2 (7.14%) SMTP
4 2 (7.14%) Wireless
4 2 (7.14%) WLAN
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (3.57%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (3.57%) DMVPN
5 1 (3.57%) Internet
5 1 (3.57%) IP Telephony
5 1 (3.57%) WAAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2012
1 1 (3.57%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (21.43%) Visual Studio
2 5 (17.86%) Subversion
3 3 (10.71%) Xcode
4 1 (3.57%) NUnit
General
1 6 (21.43%) Publishing
2 2 (7.14%) Electronics
2 2 (7.14%) Finance
2 2 (7.14%) Manufacturing
2 2 (7.14%) Marketing
2 2 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 9 (32.14%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) Analyst
2 6 (21.43%) Support Engineer
3 5 (17.86%) .NET Developer
3 5 (17.86%) C# .NET Developer
3 5 (17.86%) C# Developer
4 4 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
4 4 (14.29%) Desktop Support
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Angular Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) iOS Developer
5 3 (10.71%) IT Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Service Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Support Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (10.71%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (21.43%) .NET
2 5 (17.86%) AngularJS
2 5 (17.86%) HTML
2 5 (17.86%) jQuery
2 5 (17.86%) REST
3 3 (10.71%) Cocoa
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET MVC 5
4 1 (3.57%) Caliburn.Micro
4 1 (3.57%) Kendo UI
4 1 (3.57%) LDAP
4 1 (3.57%) RESTful
4 1 (3.57%) WCF
Miscellaneous
1 6 (21.43%) iPhone
1 6 (21.43%) Mobile App
2 5 (17.86%) iPad
3 3 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
3 3 (10.71%) Greenfield Project
3 3 (10.71%) Social Media
4 2 (7.14%) Smartphone
5 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
5 1 (3.57%) BYOD
5 1 (3.57%) CMDB
5 1 (3.57%) Handset
5 1 (3.57%) User Experience
5 1 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 28 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (42.86%) Apple iOS
3 11 (39.29%) Android
4 5 (17.86%) Linux
5 4 (14.29%) Windows 10
6 3 (10.71%) Mac OS X
6 3 (10.71%) Windows 7
6 3 (10.71%) Windows Server
7 2 (7.14%) Ubuntu
8 1 (3.57%) Mac OS
8 1 (3.57%) Windows 8
8 1 (3.57%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 6 (21.43%) Agile Software Development
2 6 (21.43%) MVC
3 5 (17.86%) Mobile Development
3 5 (17.86%) Scrum
3 5 (17.86%) Web Development
4 4 (14.29%) iOS Development
4 4 (14.29%) ITIL
5 3 (10.71%) Mentoring
5 3 (10.71%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 2 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
6 2 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
6 2 (7.14%) Mobile Device Management
6 2 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 2 (7.14%) Service Delivery
7 1 (3.57%) Asset Management
7 1 (3.57%) Configuration Management
7 1 (3.57%) ITSM
7 1 (3.57%) Service Management
7 1 (3.57%) TDD
Programming Languages
1 6 (21.43%) C#
2 5 (17.86%) VB.NET
3 3 (10.71%) Apple Swift
3 3 (10.71%) Objective-C
4 1 (3.57%) C
4 1 (3.57%) PowerShell
4 1 (3.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (10.71%) A+ Certification
2 2 (7.14%) MCSE
2 2 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (3.57%) Degree
3 1 (3.57%) MCSA
3 1 (3.57%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.57%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (3.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (3.57%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (10.71%) Microsoft Intune
1 3 (10.71%) SCCM
1 3 (10.71%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (3.57%) Cisco Prime
2 1 (3.57%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (3.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 11 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 5 (17.86%) Samsung
3 4 (14.29%) Apple
4 2 (7.14%) Cisco
4 2 (7.14%) Citrix
4 2 (7.14%) Google
4 2 (7.14%) SAP
5 1 (3.57%) Ivanti
5 1 (3.57%) ServiceNow
5 1 (3.57%) VMware
5 1 (3.57%) Xamarin