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 30 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
30 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 575 609 587
Rank change year-on-year +34 -22  
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 25 49 51
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.054% 0.088% 0.091%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.26% 0.39% 0.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 22 27
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 £192 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £489 £495 £477
UK excluding London median daily rate £334 £338 £300
% change year-on-year -1.11% +12.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 5 6
Median hourly rate £10.33 £13.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.53% -32.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.39 £13.00 £16.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.07 £13.90 £121.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.33 £14.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year -28.75% -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 9501 12527 12379
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.50% 22.41% 22.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 6046 7822 7039
Median daily rate £412 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.32% +7.63%  
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 555 684 1015
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.76 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.52% +3.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £43.00 £37.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £17.00 £15.85
% change year-on-year -8.82% +7.25%  

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 30 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 30 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 +30 22 £335 -20.23% 9
London +7 9 £323 -23.21% 4
East Midlands +3 6 £455 -
Nottinghamshire - 5 £455 -
Nottingham - 5 £455 -
South East +16 3 £214 -43.00% 1
Yorkshire - 3 £335 -
Hampshire +11 2 £95 -42.42% 1
Northallerton - 2 - -
North Yorkshire - 2 - -
Scotland +39 1 £113 -
Renfrewshire - 1 £113 -
Cambridgeshire - 1 £488 -
South Yorkshire - 1 £335 -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Paisley - 1 £113 -
Sheffield - 1 £335 -
Peterborough - 1 £488 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Petersfield - 1 £95 - 1
Lincoln - 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £333 -
East of England - 1 £488 - 1

For the 6 months to 30 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 23 (56.10%) Android
2 23 (56.10%) Apple iOS
3 17 (41.46%) Microsoft
4 12 (29.27%) Active Directory
5 11 (26.83%) Mobile App
6 10 (24.39%) .NET
7 9 (21.95%) Apple
7 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
8 8 (19.51%) Microsoft Intune
9 6 (14.63%) Office 365
9 6 (14.63%) Mobile Development
9 6 (14.63%) iPhone
9 6 (14.63%) C#
9 6 (14.63%) ITIL
9 6 (14.63%) Scrum
9 6 (14.63%) Agile Software Development
9 6 (14.63%) JIRA
10 5 (12.20%) Smartphone
10 5 (12.20%) C++
10 5 (12.20%) JavaScript
10 5 (12.20%) SQL Server
10 5 (12.20%) Microsoft Office
10 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
10 5 (12.20%) Coaching
11 4 (9.76%) iOS Development
11 4 (9.76%) Mentoring
11 4 (9.76%) Xamarin
11 4 (9.76%) Git (software)
11 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Azure

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%) Desktop Support
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%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
6 3 (7.32%) iOS Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Service Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Android Developer
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL Service Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) ITIL Service Desk Analyst
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 5 (12.20%) 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 23 (56.10%) Android
2 23 (56.10%) Apple iOS
3 9 (21.95%) Windows 7
4 5 (12.20%) Windows Server
5 4 (9.76%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.44%) Linux
7 1 (2.44%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.44%) Windows 8
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Embedded Compact
7 1 (2.44%) Windows Phone
7 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
3 4 (9.76%) Time 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
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: 6 days ago