Period
to 27 May 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 27 May 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
27 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 846 793 824
Rank change year-on-year -53 +31 -51
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 36 43 60
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.047% 0.057%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 0.23% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 29 22 30
UK median daily rate £325 £304 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.00% -27.68% +18.31%
10th Percentile £141 £101 £292
90th Percentile £430 £492 £553
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £275 £375
% change year-on-year +36.36% -26.67% +13.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 6 6
UK median hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.15% - -32.47%
10th Percentile £15.33 £9.20 £11.25
90th Percentile £15.98 £14.88 £14.13
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.75 £13.00 £12.25
% change year-on-year +21.15% +6.12% -30.00%

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 20,826 18,819 23,446
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.67% 20.67% 22.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,164 11,898 14,497
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +6.67%
10th Percentile £185 £200 £206
90th Percentile £613 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,346 1,132 1,369
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -2.94% +4.94%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.50 £10.71
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £15.85 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.06% -3.94% +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 27 May 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 9 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 27 May 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 -44 34 £325 +7.00% 8
UK excluding London -20 21 £375 +36.36% 4
London -61 15 £165 -48.84% 4
South East -16 10 £413 +243.75% 1
North of England -6 9 £375 +22.95% 3
Yorkshire -11 5 £400 +19.40% 2
North East - 3 £375 -
Scotland -34 2 - -
North West -12 1 £300 +9.09% 1

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 14 (38.89%) Apple iOS
2 14 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
3 12 (33.33%) Android
3 12 (33.33%) Apple
4 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
4 11 (30.56%) Citrix
4 11 (30.56%) VPN
5 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
6 9 (25.00%) XenApp
7 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
7 8 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
7 8 (22.22%) Samsung
8 7 (19.44%) Publishing
8 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
8 7 (19.44%) Office 365
9 6 (16.67%) Linux
10 5 (13.89%) C#
10 5 (13.89%) HTML
10 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
10 5 (13.89%) .NET
10 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
10 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (13.89%) Subversion
10 5 (13.89%) MVC
10 5 (13.89%) Scrum
10 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
10 5 (13.89%) Mobile Development
10 5 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
10 5 (13.89%) 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 4 (11.11%) MS Exchange
2 2 (5.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (5.56%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 7 (19.44%) Office 365
2 5 (13.89%) Azure Active Directory
2 5 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (8.33%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (30.56%) VPN
2 8 (22.22%) Wi-Fi
3 4 (11.11%) LAN
4 2 (5.56%) DHCP
4 2 (5.56%) DNS
4 2 (5.56%) IPv6
4 2 (5.56%) SMTP
4 2 (5.56%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.56%) WAN
4 2 (5.56%) Wireless
4 2 (5.56%) WLAN
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco IOS
5 1 (2.78%) Cisco ISE
5 1 (2.78%) DMVPN
5 1 (2.78%) IP Telephony
5 1 (2.78%) WAAS
Development Applications
1 5 (13.89%) Subversion
1 5 (13.89%) Visual Studio
2 4 (11.11%) Xcode
General
1 7 (19.44%) Publishing
2 2 (5.56%) Electronics
2 2 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (5.56%) Manufacturing
2 2 (5.56%) Marketing
2 2 (5.56%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (33.33%) Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Developer
2 9 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 9 (25.00%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (22.22%) Citrix Analyst
4 5 (13.89%) .NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) C# .NET Developer
4 5 (13.89%) C# Developer
4 5 (13.89%) Support Engineer
5 4 (11.11%) iOS Developer
5 4 (11.11%) Objective-C Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Angular Developer
6 3 (8.33%) Azure Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support
6 3 (8.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) IT Support
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Engineer
6 3 (8.33%) Windows Support Engineer
7 2 (5.56%) IT Support Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.89%) .NET
1 5 (13.89%) AngularJS
1 5 (13.89%) HTML
1 5 (13.89%) jQuery
1 5 (13.89%) REST
2 4 (11.11%) Cocoa
3 1 (2.78%) LDAP
Miscellaneous
1 7 (19.44%) Mobile App
2 5 (13.89%) iPad
2 5 (13.89%) iPhone
3 4 (11.11%) Greenfield Project
4 3 (8.33%) CMDB
4 3 (8.33%) Handset
4 3 (8.33%) Smartphone
4 3 (8.33%) Social Media
5 2 (5.56%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.78%) Blackberry
6 1 (2.78%) BYOD
6 1 (2.78%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 36 (100.00%) Windows
2 14 (38.89%) Apple iOS
3 12 (33.33%) Android
4 6 (16.67%) Linux
5 3 (8.33%) Mac OS X
6 2 (5.56%) Ubuntu
6 2 (5.56%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 10
7 1 (2.78%) Windows 7
7 1 (2.78%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (38.89%) Problem-Solving
2 5 (13.89%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (13.89%) Mobile Development
2 5 (13.89%) MVC
2 5 (13.89%) Scrum
2 5 (13.89%) Web Development
3 4 (11.11%) iOS Development
4 3 (8.33%) Configuration Management
4 3 (8.33%) Mentoring
4 3 (8.33%) Multi-Factor Authentication
5 2 (5.56%) Business Intelligence
5 2 (5.56%) Digital Marketing
5 2 (5.56%) Programme Management
6 1 (2.78%) Adaptive Security
6 1 (2.78%) Asset Management
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL
6 1 (2.78%) ITIL V3
6 1 (2.78%) Remediation Plan
6 1 (2.78%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.89%) C#
1 5 (13.89%) VB.NET
2 4 (11.11%) Apple Swift
2 4 (11.11%) Objective-C
Qualifications
1 1 (2.78%) A+ Certification
1 1 (2.78%) Degree
1 1 (2.78%) MCSE
1 1 (2.78%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 11 (30.56%) Active Directory
2 9 (25.00%) XenApp
3 2 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (5.56%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (22.22%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (8.33%) Single Sign-On
2 3 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (2.78%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (2.78%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (33.33%) Apple
2 11 (30.56%) Citrix
3 10 (27.78%) Microsoft
4 8 (22.22%) Samsung
5 2 (5.56%) Cisco
5 2 (5.56%) Google
5 2 (5.56%) SAP
5 2 (5.56%) SolarWinds
5 2 (5.56%) VMware