Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 844 850 800
Rank change year-on-year +6 -50 -3
Contract jobs citing Windows Phone 30 31 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.030% 0.031% 0.066%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.14% 0.15% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 19 38
UK median daily rate £150 £300 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -50.00% -35.14% +15.63%
10th Percentile £123 £146 £142
90th Percentile £325 £591 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £138 £406 £313
% change year-on-year -66.03% +30.00% -5.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 4
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £29.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -52.94% +2.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £14.00 £40.50
% change year-on-year +25.00% -65.43% +70.53%

Windows Phone is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 20,855 20,888 20,291
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 20.93% 20.77% 21.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,021 13,324 12,748
UK median daily rate £425 £425 £403
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.59% +0.63%
10th Percentile £160 £168 £193
90th Percentile £600 £613 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £370
% change year-on-year +3.23% +4.73% +1.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,345 1,282 1,275
UK median hourly rate £17.25 £17.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.43% +6.06% -1.20%
10th Percentile £11.00 £11.00 £10.54
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -3.03% +3.13% -3.03%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 +13 26 £148 -50.83% 4
UK excluding London -9 24 £138 -66.03% 7
South East +10 8 £200 -33.33% 2
London +10 5 £300 +50.00%
East of England 0 4 £138 -75.79% 1
North of England -9 4 £130 -
Scotland +2 3 £350 - 2
North West -9 3 £130 -
South West - 3 £180 - 1
Midlands -2 2 £148 -63.69%
West Midlands -23 2 £148 -65.29%
Yorkshire -16 1 - -

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Windows Phone also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Windows Phone.

1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Android
3 14 (46.67%) iPhone
3 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
4 13 (43.33%) Law
4 13 (43.33%) Mobile Device Management
5 11 (36.67%) Windows 10
5 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Office
6 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
6 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
7 8 (26.67%) iPad
7 8 (26.67%) Apple iOS
7 8 (26.67%) Symantec
8 7 (23.33%) Cisco
8 7 (23.33%) MS Exchange
8 7 (23.33%) Smartphone
8 7 (23.33%) AirWatch
8 7 (23.33%) Palo Alto
9 6 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
9 6 (20.00%) Email Filtering
9 6 (20.00%) Web Filtering
9 6 (20.00%) JIRA
9 6 (20.00%) Practice Management
9 6 (20.00%) IPFX
9 6 (20.00%) Fat Client
9 6 (20.00%) Thin Client
9 6 (20.00%) Internet
9 6 (20.00%) Sony
10 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
11 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013

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 (23.33%) MS Exchange
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (13.33%) Exchange Server 2013
3 1 (3.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (3.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 11 (36.67%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (3.33%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 3 (10.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 4 (13.33%) Office 365
2 3 (10.00%) Mimecast
3 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Azure
4 1 (3.33%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 6 (20.00%) Internet
2 3 (10.00%) LAN
2 3 (10.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (10.00%) WAN
3 2 (6.67%) VPN
4 1 (3.33%) Bluetooth
4 1 (3.33%) DHCP
4 1 (3.33%) DNS
4 1 (3.33%) Firewall
4 1 (3.33%) FTP
4 1 (3.33%) NFC
4 1 (3.33%) PBX
4 1 (3.33%) Remote Desktop
4 1 (3.33%) VLAN
4 1 (3.33%) VoIP
4 1 (3.33%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.67%) SQL Server
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2005
2 1 (3.33%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 6 (20.00%) JIRA
General
1 13 (43.33%) Law
2 3 (10.00%) Finance
2 3 (10.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 13 (43.33%) Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Service Analyst
2 11 (36.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 4 (13.33%) Rollout Engineer
4 3 (10.00%) Desktop Support
4 3 (10.00%) Developer
5 2 (6.67%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (6.67%) Front End Developer (Client-Side Developer)
5 2 (6.67%) Support Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) Desktop Specialist
6 1 (3.33%) IT Analyst
6 1 (3.33%) IT Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Site Controller
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (3.33%) Windows Server Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (6.67%) .NET
1 2 (6.67%) AngularJS
1 2 (6.67%) Backbone.js
1 2 (6.67%) CSS
1 2 (6.67%) Ember.js
1 2 (6.67%) HTML
1 2 (6.67%) HTML5
1 2 (6.67%) HTML5 Canvas
1 2 (6.67%) jQuery
1 2 (6.67%) Node.js
1 2 (6.67%) React
1 2 (6.67%) SVG
1 2 (6.67%) WAP
1 2 (6.67%) WML
1 2 (6.67%) XML
2 1 (3.33%) J2EE
2 1 (3.33%) SAP Fiori
Miscellaneous
1 14 (46.67%) iPhone
2 8 (26.67%) iPad
3 7 (23.33%) Smartphone
4 6 (20.00%) Fat Client
4 6 (20.00%) Thin Client
5 4 (13.33%) Handset
6 3 (10.00%) e-Learning
6 3 (10.00%) Mobile App
7 2 (6.67%) W3C
8 1 (3.33%) Blackberry
8 1 (3.33%) Management Information System
8 1 (3.33%) Renewable Energy
Operating Systems
1 30 (100.00%) Windows
2 15 (50.00%) Android
3 11 (36.67%) Windows 10
4 10 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 8 (26.67%) Apple iOS
6 5 (16.67%) Windows 8
7 3 (10.00%) Windows Server
8 2 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
9 1 (3.33%) Linux
9 1 (3.33%) Solaris
9 1 (3.33%) Unix
9 1 (3.33%) Windows Phone 8
9 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 1 (3.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (43.33%) Mobile Device Management
2 6 (20.00%) Email Filtering
2 6 (20.00%) Kalman Filter
2 6 (20.00%) Practice Management
2 6 (20.00%) Web Filtering
3 3 (10.00%) CRM
3 3 (10.00%) Cybersecurity
3 3 (10.00%) Document Management
3 3 (10.00%) ITIL
3 3 (10.00%) Mentoring
3 3 (10.00%) Statistics
4 2 (6.67%) Analytics
4 2 (6.67%) Collaborative Working
4 2 (6.67%) Data Visualisation
4 2 (6.67%) Front End Development
4 2 (6.67%) iOS Development
4 2 (6.67%) ITSM
4 2 (6.67%) SEO
4 2 (6.67%) Visualisation
4 2 (6.67%) Web Analytics
Programming Languages
1 2 (6.67%) C#
1 2 (6.67%) JavaScript
2 1 (3.33%) Apple Swift
2 1 (3.33%) C++
2 1 (3.33%) Java
2 1 (3.33%) Objective-C
2 1 (3.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (3.33%) SQL
2 1 (3.33%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (6.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.33%) Degree
2 1 (3.33%) MCDST
2 1 (3.33%) MCSA
2 1 (3.33%) SC Cleared
2 1 (3.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (6.67%) SLA
2 1 (3.33%) QA
System Software
1 10 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 4 (13.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (3.33%) Terminal Services
3 1 (3.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (3.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (23.33%) AirWatch
2 2 (6.67%) SCCM
3 1 (3.33%) Backup Exec
3 1 (3.33%) Host Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.33%) Malwarebytes
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (3.33%) Network Intrusion Detection System
3 1 (3.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (3.33%) SCOM
3 1 (3.33%) SCOrch
3 1 (3.33%) SCSM
3 1 (3.33%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 14 (46.67%) Microsoft
2 8 (26.67%) Symantec
3 7 (23.33%) Cisco
3 7 (23.33%) Palo Alto
4 6 (20.00%) IPFX
4 6 (20.00%) Sony
5 4 (13.33%) Citrix
5 4 (13.33%) Samsung
5 4 (13.33%) VMware
6 3 (10.00%) Aderant
6 3 (10.00%) Apple
6 3 (10.00%) Ivanti
6 3 (10.00%) Mitel
6 3 (10.00%) Nortel
7 2 (6.67%) Avaya
7 2 (6.67%) iManage
7 2 (6.67%) MobileIron
7 2 (6.67%) OpenText
8 1 (3.33%) ServiceNow
8 1 (3.33%) Xamarin