Period
to 26 July 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Windows Phone skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Windows Phone over the 6 months to 26 July 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
UK
6 months to
26 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 798 783 778
Rank change year-on-year -15 -5 -23
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 46 119 122
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.048% 0.11% 0.11%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.23% 0.48% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 74 71
UK median daily rate £339 £338 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.37% -3.57% -6.67%
10th Percentile £176 £233 £155
90th Percentile £486 £575 £456
UK excluding London median daily rate £288 £310 £350
% change year-on-year -7.26% -11.43% +40.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 6
UK median hourly rate £10.25 £42.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -75.61% +5.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £10.12 £27.25 £37.10
90th Percentile £10.37 £42.00 £46.74
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.25 £42.00 £45.60
% change year-on-year -75.61% -7.89% +75.38%

Windows Phone 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 19647 24537 24532
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.63% 22.33% 21.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 12401 15441 14232
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +2.74%
10th Percentile £195 £210 £181
90th Percentile £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +5.33% +7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1143 1306 1942
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +1.85% +2.00%
10th Percentile £10.52 £10.50 £10.50
90th Percentile £47.50 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -6.06% +3.13% +3.23%

Windows Phone
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Windows Phone as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Windows Phone in the UK

Windows Phone
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Phone in the UK

Windows Phone
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Windows Phone over the 6 months to 26 July 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Windows Phone in the UK

Windows Phone
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Windows Phone.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Phone in the UK

Windows Phone
Top 12 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 within the UK over the 6 months to 26 July 2017. 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 -12 46 £339 -9.67% 8
UK excluding London +32 31 £288 -7.26% 4
North of England +70 23 £288 -7.26% 1
London -17 15 £410 -7.61% 4
Yorkshire +45 14 £338 -5.26% 1
North West +46 9 £250 -19.35%
South East +46 3 £350 +37.25% 1
Midlands +9 2 £425 +36.00% 1
East of England -9 2 - -
West Midlands +30 1 £425 +50.44% 1
South West +4 1 £190 -43.70% 1
East Midlands -31 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 July 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Phone 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.

1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (76.09%) Android
3 24 (52.17%) Apple iOS
3 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
4 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
5 18 (39.13%) LAN
5 18 (39.13%) WAN
6 17 (36.96%) HTML
6 17 (36.96%) Blackberry
7 16 (34.78%) Windows 7
8 15 (32.61%) Windows 10
8 15 (32.61%) Finance
9 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
9 14 (30.43%) Wireless
9 14 (30.43%) Citrix
10 13 (28.26%) Mac OS X
10 13 (28.26%) Java
10 13 (28.26%) VB
11 12 (26.09%) PHP
11 12 (26.09%) SAP
11 12 (26.09%) GPRS
11 12 (26.09%) GSM
11 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
11 12 (26.09%) Unix
11 12 (26.09%) 3G
11 12 (26.09%) Electronics
11 12 (26.09%) Manufacturing
11 12 (26.09%) Programme Management
11 12 (26.09%) Marketing
11 12 (26.09%) SGSN

Windows Phone
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 7 (15.22%) MS Exchange
2 3 (6.52%) SharePoint
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (4.35%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (8.70%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (6.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (4.35%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 2 (4.35%) Adobe Illustrator
4 2 (4.35%) MS Visio
4 2 (4.35%) OmniGraffle
4 2 (4.35%) Photoshop
Cloud Services
1 11 (23.91%) Office 365
2 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 18 (39.13%) LAN
1 18 (39.13%) WAN
2 14 (30.43%) Wireless
3 12 (26.09%) 3G
3 12 (26.09%) GPRS
3 12 (26.09%) GSM
3 12 (26.09%) LTE
3 12 (26.09%) SGSN
4 5 (10.87%) DHCP
4 5 (10.87%) DNS
4 5 (10.87%) TCP/IP
5 3 (6.52%) Firewall
5 3 (6.52%) Remote Desktop
5 3 (6.52%) SAN
5 3 (6.52%) Wi-Fi
6 2 (4.35%) SMTP
6 2 (4.35%) VPN
7 1 (2.17%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (2.17%) MPLS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (8.70%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.17%) MS Access
3 1 (2.17%) SQLite
Development Applications
1 2 (4.35%) Axure RP
General
1 15 (32.61%) Finance
2 14 (30.43%) Telecoms
3 12 (26.09%) Electronics
3 12 (26.09%) Manufacturing
3 12 (26.09%) Marketing
4 5 (10.87%) Games
4 5 (10.87%) Law
5 1 (2.17%) Legal
Job Titles
1 14 (30.43%) 3rd Line Support
2 12 (26.09%) 3rd Line Technical Support
2 12 (26.09%) Technical Support
3 9 (19.57%) Architect
3 9 (19.57%) Developer
4 5 (10.87%) Senior Architect
4 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
5 4 (8.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 4 (8.70%) Office 365 Architect
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
6 3 (6.52%) iOS Developer
6 3 (6.52%) Mobile Developer
7 2 (4.35%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Android Developer
7 2 (4.35%) Designer
7 2 (4.35%) IT Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
7 2 (4.35%) UX Designer
7 2 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (36.96%) HTML
2 5 (10.87%) Unity (Game Engine)
3 4 (8.70%) .NET
3 4 (8.70%) HTML5
4 3 (6.52%) AngularJS
4 3 (6.52%) Marmalade SDK
5 2 (4.35%) CSS
6 1 (2.17%) Ajax
6 1 (2.17%) Backbone.js
6 1 (2.17%) CSS3
6 1 (2.17%) Dojo
6 1 (2.17%) Ember.js
6 1 (2.17%) jQuery
6 1 (2.17%) JSON
6 1 (2.17%) Node.js
6 1 (2.17%) OpenGL
6 1 (2.17%) React
6 1 (2.17%) Redux
6 1 (2.17%) Web Services
6 1 (2.17%) Xamarin.iOS
Miscellaneous
1 17 (36.96%) Blackberry
2 9 (19.57%) BYOD
3 7 (15.22%) iPhone
4 4 (8.70%) iPad
4 4 (8.70%) Mobile App
4 4 (8.70%) Mobile Games
5 2 (4.35%) Replication
5 2 (4.35%) User Experience
5 2 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
6 1 (2.17%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (2.17%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.17%) EMC VNX
6 1 (2.17%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 46 (100.00%) Windows
2 35 (76.09%) Android
3 24 (52.17%) Apple iOS
4 16 (34.78%) Windows 7
5 15 (32.61%) Windows 10
6 13 (28.26%) Mac OS X
7 12 (26.09%) Unix
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Server
8 5 (10.87%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (4.35%) Linux
9 2 (4.35%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.35%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.35%) Windows XP
10 1 (2.17%) webOS
10 1 (2.17%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (2.17%) Windows Phone 7
10 1 (2.17%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (26.09%) Business Intelligence
1 12 (26.09%) Digital Marketing
1 12 (26.09%) Programme Management
2 8 (17.39%) ITIL
3 6 (13.04%) TOGAF
4 5 (10.87%) Mobile Device Management
5 4 (8.70%) Agile Software Development
5 4 (8.70%) Android Development
5 4 (8.70%) Break/Fix
5 4 (8.70%) Continuous Improvement
5 4 (8.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 4 (8.70%) iOS Development
5 4 (8.70%) Mobile Development
6 3 (6.52%) Workflow
7 2 (4.35%) Asset Management
7 2 (4.35%) MVC
7 2 (4.35%) Scrum
7 2 (4.35%) Stakeholder Management
7 2 (4.35%) Web Design
7 2 (4.35%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 13 (28.26%) Java
1 13 (28.26%) VB
2 12 (26.09%) PHP
2 12 (26.09%) PowerShell
3 7 (15.22%) SQL
4 4 (8.70%) C#
4 4 (8.70%) C++
5 2 (4.35%) Apple Swift
5 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.17%) T-SQL
6 1 (2.17%) VBA
Qualifications
1 8 (17.39%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) MCSE
2 6 (13.04%) Microsoft Certified Architect
2 6 (13.04%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 2 (4.35%) CCENT
3 2 (4.35%) CCNA
3 2 (4.35%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (4.35%) Degree
3 2 (4.35%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.17%) QA
1 1 (2.17%) SLA
System Software
1 19 (41.30%) Active Directory
2 5 (10.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.52%) XenDesktop
4 2 (4.35%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (4.35%) vSphere
5 1 (2.17%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (26.09%) AirWatch
2 3 (6.52%) SCCM
3 1 (2.17%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (2.17%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 1 (2.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 24 (52.17%) Microsoft
2 14 (30.43%) Citrix
3 12 (26.09%) MobileIron
3 12 (26.09%) SAP
4 11 (23.91%) VMware
5 10 (21.74%) Apple
6 6 (13.04%) AppSense
7 5 (10.87%) HP
8 3 (6.52%) Cisco
8 3 (6.52%) LANDesk
9 2 (4.35%) Adobe
9 2 (4.35%) Barracuda Networks
9 2 (4.35%) Dell
9 2 (4.35%) EMC
9 2 (4.35%) IBM
9 2 (4.35%) Kaspersky
9 2 (4.35%) Veeam
9 2 (4.35%) Xamarin
10 1 (2.17%) Juniper
10 1 (2.17%) Symantec
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