The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Windows Phone 7 skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Phone 7 over the 3 months to 29 March 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 Phone 7 (WinPhone7, WP7)
UK
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 604 - 615
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 7 1 0 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.002% - 0.019%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.011% - 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 7
Median daily rate £500 - £350
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Windows Phone 7 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 9341 11582 11667
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.65% 21.52% 21.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 5962 7205 6613
Median daily rate £405 £386 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.05% +2.80%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £535 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 575 686 967
Median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -3.03% +3.12%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £45.00 £37.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

Windows Phone 7
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing Windows Phone 7 as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Phone 7 in the UK

Windows Phone 7
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Windows Phone 7.

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Phone 7 in the UK

Windows Phone 7
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone 7 within the UK over the 3 months to 29 March 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
London - 1 £500 -
England - 1 £500 -

For the 6 months to 29 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Phone 7 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 Phone 7.

1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
1 8 (100.00%) Dojo
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
1 8 (100.00%) Android
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) webOS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 8 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Phone
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
2 7 (87.50%) Ajax
3 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
5 3 (37.50%) React
5 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
6 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
6 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
6 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
6 2 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas

Windows Phone 7
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:

Job Titles
1 8 (100.00%) Developer
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
2 2 (25.00%) Angular Developer
2 2 (25.00%) Digital Developer
2 2 (25.00%) HTML CSS Developer
2 2 (25.00%) HTML Developer
2 2 (25.00%) JavaScript Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Mobile Web Applications Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Node.js Developer
3 1 (12.50%) Web Applications Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) Backbone.js
1 8 (100.00%) CSS
1 8 (100.00%) CSS3
1 8 (100.00%) Dojo
1 8 (100.00%) Ember.js
1 8 (100.00%) HTML
1 8 (100.00%) HTML5
1 8 (100.00%) jQuery
2 7 (87.50%) Ajax
2 7 (87.50%) JSON
3 3 (37.50%) AngularJS
3 3 (37.50%) React
4 2 (25.00%) HTML5 Canvas
4 2 (25.00%) SVG
5 1 (12.50%) Node.js
5 1 (12.50%) Redux
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (25.00%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Android
1 8 (100.00%) Apple iOS
1 8 (100.00%) webOS
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Phone
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Front End Development
1 8 (100.00%) MVC
1 8 (100.00%) Web Development
2 5 (62.50%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (37.50%) Mobile Development
4 2 (25.00%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Graceful Degradation
4 2 (25.00%) Mobile Application Development
4 2 (25.00%) Progressive Enhancement
4 2 (25.00%) Prototyping
4 2 (25.00%) Responsive Web Design
4 2 (25.00%) Visualisation
4 2 (25.00%) Web Usability
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) SC Cleared