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 24 April 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
24 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 571 610 589
Rank change year-on-year +39 -21  
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 24 47 59
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.084% 0.10%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.25% 0.38% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 20 30
Median daily rate £334 £420 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -20.53% +29.23%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £111 £310 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £500 £466
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £338 £300
% change year-on-year -1.11% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 6
Median hourly rate £12.08 £13.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.07% -32.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.74 £13.00 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.42 £13.90 £121.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.08 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -16.68% -30.95%  

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 9504 12359 12526
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.53% 22.11% 22.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6034 7725 7106
Median daily rate £408 £387 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.29% +6.75%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £200 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £340
% change year-on-year +6.89% +6.61%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 565 689 1019
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.16
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +2.10%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £43.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

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 24 April 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 23 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 24 April 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 +35 21 £335 -20.23% 13
London +14 9 £323 -23.21% 6
East Midlands - 6 £455 - 1
Nottinghamshire - 5 £455 - 1
Nottingham - 5 £455 - 1
South East +20 3 £214 -43.00% 1
Hampshire +14 2 £95 -42.42% 1
Yorkshire - 2 £335 - 2
Scotland +30 1 £113 -
East of England - 1 £488 -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
North Yorkshire - 1 - -
Renfrewshire - 1 £113 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £335 - 2
West Sussex - 1 £333 -
Paisley - 1 £113 -
Peterborough - 1 £488 -
Petersfield - 1 £95 - 1
Sheffield - 1 £335 - 2
Cambridgeshire - 1 £488 -
Northallerton - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Lincoln - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 24 April 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 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Android
3 23 (56.10%) Apple iOS
4 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
5 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
6 11 (26.83%) Mobile App
7 10 (24.39%) .NET
8 9 (21.95%) Apple
9 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Intune
9 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
10 6 (14.63%) Office 365
10 6 (14.63%) Mobile Development
10 6 (14.63%) C#
10 6 (14.63%) ITIL
10 6 (14.63%) iPhone
10 6 (14.63%) JIRA
10 6 (14.63%) Scrum
10 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
11 5 (12.20%) C++
11 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
11 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
11 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
11 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
11 5 (12.20%) Coaching
12 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
12 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
12 4 (9.76%) Xamarin
12 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
12 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
12 4 (9.76%) Windows 10

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 (9.76%) SharePoint
2 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (7.32%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.88%) BizTalk Server
3 2 (4.88%) IIS
4 1 (2.44%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Excel
2 1 (2.44%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (2.44%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 6 (14.63%) Office 365
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (4.88%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.44%) OneDrive
4 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (7.32%) DNS
2 2 (4.88%) Firewall
2 2 (4.88%) Skype
2 2 (4.88%) VPN
2 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
3 1 (2.44%) HTTP
3 1 (2.44%) Intranet
3 1 (2.44%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (4.88%) SQLite
3 1 (2.44%) MySQL
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) JIRA
2 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.32%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.32%) NUnit
3 3 (7.32%) Selenium
3 3 (7.32%) SpecFlow
3 3 (7.32%) TeamCity
4 2 (4.88%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
4 2 (4.88%) Visual Studio
5 1 (2.44%) Axure RP
5 1 (2.44%) Balsamiq Mockups
5 1 (2.44%) Team Foundation Server
5 1 (2.44%) Xcode
General
1 2 (4.88%) Banking
1 2 (4.88%) Publishing
2 1 (2.44%) Advertising
2 1 (2.44%) Electronics
2 1 (2.44%) Finance
2 1 (2.44%) Law
2 1 (2.44%) Legal
2 1 (2.44%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Developer
2 12 (29.27%) Analyst
3 9 (21.95%) Support Analyst
4 6 (14.63%) IT Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) C# Developer
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support
5 4 (9.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (9.76%) Mobile Developer
5 4 (9.76%) Windows Mobile Developer
6 3 (7.32%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.32%) 1st Line Support Analyst
6 3 (7.32%) Architect
6 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.32%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.32%) iOS Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Active Directory Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Android Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Developer in Test
7 2 (4.88%) iOS Android Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (24.39%) .NET
2 2 (4.88%) CSS
2 2 (4.88%) HTML
2 2 (4.88%) REST
2 2 (4.88%) Velocity
2 2 (4.88%) WCF
3 1 (2.44%) .NET Framework
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET
3 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (2.44%) Cocoa
3 1 (2.44%) CSS3
3 1 (2.44%) HTML5
3 1 (2.44%) LINQ
3 1 (2.44%) Web Services
3 1 (2.44%) WinForms
3 1 (2.44%) WPF
3 1 (2.44%) XML
3 1 (2.44%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 11 (26.83%) Mobile App
2 6 (14.63%) iPhone
3 4 (9.76%) Smartphone
4 3 (7.32%) CMDB
4 3 (7.32%) Data Centre
4 3 (7.32%) Handset
4 3 (7.32%) Virtual Team
5 2 (4.88%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (4.88%) Blackberry
5 2 (4.88%) iPad
5 2 (4.88%) User Experience
6 1 (2.44%) Digital Media
6 1 (2.44%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.44%) Fintech
6 1 (2.44%) NHS
6 1 (2.44%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 41 (100.00%) Windows
2 24 (58.54%) Android
3 23 (56.10%) Apple iOS
4 8 (19.51%) Windows 7
5 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
6 4 (9.76%) Windows 10
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
8 1 (2.44%) Linux
8 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Embedded Compact
8 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
8 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
1 6 (14.63%) ITIL
1 6 (14.63%) Mobile Development
1 6 (14.63%) Scrum
2 5 (12.20%) Coaching
3 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
3 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
3 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (7.32%) Android Development
4 3 (7.32%) Configuration Management
4 3 (7.32%) Continuous Improvement
4 3 (7.32%) Email Management
4 3 (7.32%) Front End Development
4 3 (7.32%) Mobile Device Management
4 3 (7.32%) Project Management
4 3 (7.32%) Regression Testing
4 3 (7.32%) Security Testing
4 3 (7.32%) Time Management
5 2 (4.88%) DevOps
5 2 (4.88%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 6 (14.63%) C#
2 5 (12.20%) C++
2 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
3 4 (9.76%) SQL
4 3 (7.32%) C
5 2 (4.88%) XAML
6 1 (2.44%) Apple Swift
6 1 (2.44%) Java
6 1 (2.44%) Objective-C
6 1 (2.44%) PowerShell
6 1 (2.44%) Python
6 1 (2.44%) TypeScript
Qualifications
1 1 (2.44%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.44%) QA
1 1 (2.44%) SDET
System Software
1 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
2 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (7.32%) XenApp
3 1 (2.44%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Intune
2 3 (7.32%) AirWatch
2 3 (7.32%) SCCM
Vendors
1 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
2 9 (21.95%) Apple
3 4 (9.76%) Xamarin
4 3 (7.32%) Citrix
4 3 (7.32%) VMware
5 2 (4.88%) Google
5 2 (4.88%) Samsung
6 1 (2.44%) EMC
6 1 (2.44%) Oracle
Petersfield, Hampshire
Spectrum IT Recruitment (South) Ltd
Rate: £90 - £100 per day
Posted: 13 hours ago
Central London / West End
Blue Glue
Rate: From £450 to £500 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
Manchester, Lancashire
Oscar
Rate: £300 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago