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 May 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
3 months to
27 May 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 563 615 597
Rank change year-on-year +52 -18  
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 30 40 37
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.066% 0.073% 0.068%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.32% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 20 25
Median daily rate £275 £450 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -38.88% +38.46%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £330 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £545 £499
UK excluding London median daily rate £208 £450 £300
% change year-on-year -53.88% +50.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 3
Median hourly rate £10.33 £13.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.53% -25.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.33 £14.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year -28.75% -17.14%  

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 9409 12485 12096
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.66% 22.89% 22.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 5859 7807 6992
Median daily rate £413 £390 £353
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% +10.48%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £543 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £365 £345
% change year-on-year +2.73% +5.79%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 528 641 1004
Median hourly rate £16.18 £16.51 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.98% +0.04%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.42 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £42.00 £37.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.78 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -4.39% +3.12%  

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 May 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
Top 30 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 May 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 +54 29 £304 -32.50% 12
London +12 12 £375 -16.66% 4
East Midlands -2 6 £455 -
Nottingham - 5 £455 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £455 -
South East +30 4 £95 -78.88% 3
Yorkshire +11 3 £335 -25.55% 1
Hampshire - 3 £95 -
South West +8 2 £120 -63.07%
North Yorkshire +1 2 - -
Northallerton - 2 - -
Petersfield - 2 £95 -
Scotland +46 1 £113 -63.70% 1
Cheshire +29 1 £275 -
North West +24 1 £275 - 1
Bristol +1 1 £140 -56.92%
Wiltshire - 1 £100 -
West Sussex - 1 £333 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £335 - 1
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Lincoln - 1 - -
Peterborough - 1 £488 -
Warrington - 1 £275 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Paisley - 1 £113 -
Sheffield - 1 £335 - 1
Swindon - 1 £100 -
East of England - 1 £488 - 1
Renfrewshire - 1 £113 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £488 -

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Android
3 28 (65.12%) Apple iOS
4 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
5 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
6 12 (27.91%) Mobile App
7 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
7 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
7 10 (23.26%) Apple
7 10 (23.26%) .NET
8 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
8 8 (18.60%) Office 365
9 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (13.95%) Mobile Development
9 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
9 6 (13.95%) Scrum
9 6 (13.95%) Google
9 6 (13.95%) JIRA
10 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
10 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
10 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
10 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
10 5 (11.63%) C#
10 5 (11.63%) C++
10 5 (11.63%) Mobile Device Management
10 5 (11.63%) Coaching
10 5 (11.63%) iPhone
11 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
11 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
11 4 (9.30%) Time Management

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 6 (13.95%) MS Exchange
2 5 (11.63%) SharePoint
3 4 (9.30%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (6.98%) IIS
5 2 (4.65%) BizTalk Server
5 2 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (2.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 8 (18.60%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.33%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.33%) MS Visio
2 1 (2.33%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (4.65%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.33%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 8 (18.60%) Office 365
2 3 (6.98%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.65%) Azure Active Directory
3 2 (4.65%) SaaS
4 1 (2.33%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 4 (9.30%) DNS
1 4 (9.30%) VPN
2 2 (4.65%) Firewall
2 2 (4.65%) IPv6
2 2 (4.65%) LAN
2 2 (4.65%) Skype
2 2 (4.65%) SMTP
2 2 (4.65%) TCP/IP
2 2 (4.65%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (4.65%) Wireless
2 2 (4.65%) WLAN
3 1 (2.33%) HTTP
3 1 (2.33%) Internet
3 1 (2.33%) Intranet
3 1 (2.33%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (11.63%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.65%) SQLite
3 1 (2.33%) MySQL
3 1 (2.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (13.95%) JIRA
2 4 (9.30%) Git (software)
3 3 (6.98%) Jenkins
3 3 (6.98%) NUnit
3 3 (6.98%) Selenium
3 3 (6.98%) SpecFlow
3 3 (6.98%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.65%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.65%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.33%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (2.33%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.33%) Xcode
General
1 4 (9.30%) Marketing
2 3 (6.98%) Electronics
2 3 (6.98%) Finance
2 3 (6.98%) Telecoms
3 2 (4.65%) Banking
3 2 (4.65%) Manufacturing
3 2 (4.65%) Publishing
4 1 (2.33%) Advertising
4 1 (2.33%) Law
4 1 (2.33%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (30.23%) Developer
2 8 (18.60%) Analyst
2 8 (18.60%) Desktop Support
3 6 (13.95%) Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support
4 4 (9.30%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 4 (9.30%) C# Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Mobile Developer
4 4 (9.30%) Windows Mobile Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Architect
5 3 (6.98%) Consultant
5 3 (6.98%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 3 (6.98%) iOS Developer
5 3 (6.98%) Support Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Engineer
5 3 (6.98%) Windows Support Engineer
6 2 (4.65%) Technical Architect
6 2 (4.65%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (23.26%) .NET
2 2 (4.65%) REST
2 2 (4.65%) Velocity
2 2 (4.65%) WCF
3 1 (2.33%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.33%) Cocoa
3 1 (2.33%) CSS
3 1 (2.33%) CSS3
3 1 (2.33%) HTML
3 1 (2.33%) HTML5
3 1 (2.33%) LINQ
3 1 (2.33%) Web Services
3 1 (2.33%) WinForms
3 1 (2.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 12 (27.91%) Mobile App
2 5 (11.63%) iPhone
3 4 (9.30%) Blackberry
3 4 (9.30%) Smartphone
4 3 (6.98%) Data Centre
4 3 (6.98%) User Experience
4 3 (6.98%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.65%) iPad
5 2 (4.65%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.33%) BYOD
6 1 (2.33%) CESG
6 1 (2.33%) CMDB
6 1 (2.33%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.33%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.33%) Fintech
6 1 (2.33%) Handset
6 1 (2.33%) NHS
6 1 (2.33%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 43 (100.00%) Windows
2 29 (67.44%) Android
3 28 (65.12%) Apple iOS
4 10 (23.26%) Windows 7
4 10 (23.26%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.30%) Windows 10
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (9.30%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (6.98%) Linux
6 3 (6.98%) Mac OS X
6 3 (6.98%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (4.65%) Ubuntu
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (2.33%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (13.95%) Mobile Development
1 6 (13.95%) Scrum
2 5 (11.63%) Agile Software Development
2 5 (11.63%) Coaching
2 5 (11.63%) Mobile Device Management
3 4 (9.30%) iOS Development
3 4 (9.30%) ITIL
3 4 (9.30%) Mentoring
3 4 (9.30%) Time Management
4 3 (6.98%) Android Development
4 3 (6.98%) Asset Management
4 3 (6.98%) Business Intelligence
4 3 (6.98%) Front End Development
4 3 (6.98%) Project Management
4 3 (6.98%) Regression Testing
4 3 (6.98%) Security Testing
4 3 (6.98%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (6.98%) Test Automation
5 2 (4.65%) Continuous Improvement
5 2 (4.65%) Email Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (11.63%) C#
1 5 (11.63%) C++
1 5 (11.63%) JavaScript
2 4 (9.30%) SQL
3 3 (6.98%) C
4 1 (2.33%) Apple Swift
4 1 (2.33%) Java
4 1 (2.33%) Objective-C
4 1 (2.33%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.33%) Python
4 1 (2.33%) TypeScript
4 1 (2.33%) XAML
Qualifications
1 2 (4.65%) A+ Certification
1 2 (4.65%) Degree
1 2 (4.65%) MCSE
1 2 (4.65%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.33%) QA
System Software
1 14 (32.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.98%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.65%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 6 (13.95%) Microsoft Intune
2 4 (9.30%) AirWatch
3 3 (6.98%) SCCM
Vendors
1 20 (46.51%) Microsoft
2 10 (23.26%) Apple
3 6 (13.95%) Google
4 4 (9.30%) VMware
5 3 (6.98%) Citrix
5 3 (6.98%) Samsung
5 3 (6.98%) Xamarin
6 2 (4.65%) SAP
7 1 (2.33%) EMC
7 1 (2.33%) IBM
7 1 (2.33%) Oracle
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