Period
to 18 November 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 18 November 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
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 852 847 815
Rank change year-on-year -5 -32 +19
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 37 48 81
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.036% 0.047% 0.077%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.17% 0.22% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 29 60
UK median daily rate £175 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -53.33% +7.14% -0.07%
10th Percentile £143 £139 £164
90th Percentile £443 £451 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £380 £335
% change year-on-year -44.74% +13.43% +3.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 4 7
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £20.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.00% +42.86% +1.82%
10th Percentile £10.39 £13.19 £13.10
90th Percentile £15.00 £20.00 £18.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £10.27 £14.00
% change year-on-year +26.58% -26.64% -

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 21,533 21,441 22,800
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 21.03% 21.00% 21.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,306 13,616 14,362
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.25% +1.27%
10th Percentile £163 £170 £200
90th Percentile £606 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £370
% change year-on-year +3.33% +1.35% +2.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,464 1,306 1,316
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.29
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +7.43% -1.27%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £10.69
90th Percentile £47.26 £47.67 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.71 £15.50
% change year-on-year -1.23% +7.77% -3.97%

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 18 November 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 18 November 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 -8 32 £175 -53.33% 7
UK excluding London -28 19 £210 -44.74% 4
London +3 18 £175 -18.60% 4
East Midlands +14 7 £210 -44.00% 1
Midlands -10 7 £210 -44.00% 1
Wales - 5 - - 1
South East -18 4 £413 +7.14%
East of England - 2 - -
North West -16 1 £175 -48.15%
North of England -26 1 £175 -56.25% 1

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) Android
3 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
4 14 (37.84%) Citrix
5 12 (32.43%) ITIL
5 12 (32.43%) iPhone
6 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
7 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
7 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
7 10 (27.03%) Service Management
7 10 (27.03%) Problem-Solving
8 8 (21.62%) Information Security
8 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
9 7 (18.92%) ITIL V3
9 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
9 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
9 7 (18.92%) BCP
9 7 (18.92%) Blackberry
9 7 (18.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
9 7 (18.92%) Apple
9 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
9 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
9 7 (18.92%) Finance
10 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
10 6 (16.22%) XenApp
11 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
11 5 (13.51%) Xamarin
11 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
11 5 (13.51%) Android Development
11 5 (13.51%) 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 8 (21.62%) MS Exchange
2 7 (18.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 7 (18.92%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (16.22%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.81%) Office 365
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.41%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.70%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (8.11%) VPN
1 3 (8.11%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (5.41%) TCP/IP
3 1 (2.70%) Internet
3 1 (2.70%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (13.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (10.81%) SQLite
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 1 (2.70%) NUnit
1 1 (2.70%) Visual Studio
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 1 (2.70%) Legal
2 1 (2.70%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) Service Analyst
2 15 (40.54%) Service Desk Analyst
3 8 (21.62%) 1st Line Support
3 8 (21.62%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (18.92%) Service Desk Support
4 7 (18.92%) Service Desk Support Analyst
5 5 (13.51%) Developer
6 4 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
6 4 (10.81%) Citrix Analyst
6 4 (10.81%) Cordova Developer
6 4 (10.81%) IT Engineer
7 3 (8.11%) Applications Developer
7 3 (8.11%) IT Analyst
7 3 (8.11%) Mobile Applications Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Mobile Developer
7 3 (8.11%) Support Analyst
8 2 (5.41%) Citrix Support
8 2 (5.41%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (13.51%) .NET
1 5 (13.51%) ASP.NET
2 4 (10.81%) AngularJS
2 4 (10.81%) Apache Cordova
2 4 (10.81%) Backbone.js
2 4 (10.81%) HTML
2 4 (10.81%) HTML5
2 4 (10.81%) Ionic Framework
2 4 (10.81%) jQuery
2 4 (10.81%) JSON
2 4 (10.81%) KnockoutJS
2 4 (10.81%) PhoneGap
2 4 (10.81%) Sencha Touch
2 4 (10.81%) Underscore.js
2 4 (10.81%) Web Services
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (2.70%) ASP.NET MVC 5
3 1 (2.70%) Caliburn.Micro
3 1 (2.70%) Kendo UI
3 1 (2.70%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 12 (32.43%) iPhone
2 10 (27.03%) Mobile App
3 7 (18.92%) Blackberry
3 7 (18.92%) Management Information System
4 5 (13.51%) CMDB
5 3 (8.11%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (8.11%) iPad
6 1 (2.70%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.70%) Social Media
6 1 (2.70%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 37 (100.00%) Windows
2 25 (67.57%) Android
3 11 (29.73%) Apple iOS
4 7 (18.92%) Windows XP
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 10
5 5 (13.51%) Windows 7
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server
7 1 (2.70%) Mac OS
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (32.43%) ITIL
2 10 (27.03%) Problem-Solving
2 10 (27.03%) Service Management
3 8 (21.62%) Information Security
4 7 (18.92%) BCP
4 7 (18.92%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (18.92%) ITIL V3
5 5 (13.51%) Android Development
5 5 (13.51%) Incident Management
5 5 (13.51%) iOS Development
5 5 (13.51%) MVC
6 4 (10.81%) Change Control
6 4 (10.81%) Configuration Management
6 4 (10.81%) Mobile Application Development
6 4 (10.81%) MVVM
6 4 (10.81%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (10.81%) Test Automation
7 3 (8.11%) ITSM
8 2 (5.41%) Mobile Device Management
9 1 (2.70%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 5 (13.51%) C
1 5 (13.51%) C#
2 4 (10.81%) JavaScript
2 4 (10.81%) SQL
3 1 (2.70%) PowerShell
3 1 (2.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (10.81%) A+ Certification
2 3 (8.11%) MCSA
2 3 (8.11%) MCSE
2 3 (8.11%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.81%) ISO 9001
1 4 (10.81%) TickIT
2 3 (8.11%) SLA
System Software
1 18 (48.65%) Active Directory
2 6 (16.22%) XenApp
3 1 (2.70%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (5.41%) SCCM
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Intune
2 1 (2.70%) Single Sign-On
2 1 (2.70%) WMI
Vendors
1 14 (37.84%) Citrix
2 10 (27.03%) Microsoft
3 7 (18.92%) Apple
4 5 (13.51%) Xamarin
5 4 (10.81%) Remedy
5 4 (10.81%) Sencha
6 3 (8.11%) Samsung
7 1 (2.70%) Dell
7 1 (2.70%) Google
7 1 (2.70%) Ivanti
7 1 (2.70%) Panasonic
7 1 (2.70%) ServiceNow
7 1 (2.70%) VMware