The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 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 Mobile
Yorkshire / West Yorkshire
3 months to
30 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - - 108
Contract jobs citing Windows Mobile 0 0 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire - - 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £360
UK excluding London median daily rate £333 £325 £320
% change year-on-year +2.30% +1.56%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 - £67.50

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 advertised in West Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 289 394 382
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 21.57% 20.11% 20.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 250 209
Median daily rate £413 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.06% +23.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £150
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £385 £365 £338
% change year-on-year +5.47% +8.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 23 43
Median hourly rate £11.25 £12.10 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.02% -27.63%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.68 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.00 £35.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -6.06% +6.45%  

Windows Mobile
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire

Windows Mobile
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Windows Mobile in West Yorkshire

Windows Mobile
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Windows Mobile in West Yorkshire