The table below looks at the statistics for WinDbg skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinDbg over the 3 months to 19 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
19 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WinDbg
Rank 591 572 597
Rank change year-on-year
-19 +25
Contract jobs citing WinDbg 3 5 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.005% 0.009% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.042% 0.081% 0.016%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 1
Average daily rate
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£425 £402 £600
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.72% -33.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Development Applications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
7221 6192 6362
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.83% 11.64% 10.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 4613 3950 3653
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £531
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £325
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 129 134 225
Average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.80% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £24.00 £22.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £71.00 £50.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £37.50 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+0.80% -

WinDbg
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WinDbg within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

WinDbg Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WinDbg
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WinDbg within the UK.

WinDbg Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WinDbg
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WinDbg within the UK.

WinDbg Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WinDbg
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinDbg within the UK over the 3 months to 19 August 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -33 3 £425 +5.72%
Berkshire - 2 £425 -
South East - 2 £425 -
South West - - - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Derby - - - -
Dundee - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
Scotland - - - -

WinDbg
Top 29 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WinDbg also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinDbg.

1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) IIS
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 6 (75.00%) HTTP
4 5 (62.50%) HP
4 5 (62.50%) LoadRunner
4 5 (62.50%) Windows
4 5 (62.50%) Wireshark
4 5 (62.50%) Fiddler
4 5 (62.50%) Memory Management
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (62.50%) Performance Engineering
5 4 (50.00%) SaaS
5 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
5 4 (50.00%) CSS
5 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (37.50%) Akamai
6 3 (37.50%) Autofac
6 3 (37.50%) PostSharp
7 2 (25.00%) DevOps
7 2 (25.00%) FTP
7 2 (25.00%) Internet
7 2 (25.00%) HTML
8 1 (12.50%) C#
8 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
8 1 (12.50%) MVC
8 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
8 1 (12.50%) Degree

WinDbg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 August 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing WinDbg also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WinDbg. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (87.50%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) SaaS
2 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) HTTP
2 5 (62.50%) Wireshark
3 2 (25.00%) FTP
3 2 (25.00%) Internet
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) LoadRunner
1 5 (62.50%) Fiddler
2 3 (37.50%) PostSharp
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Developer
2 2 (25.00%) .NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# Developer
3 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (12.50%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (100.00%) .NET
2 7 (87.50%) ASP.NET
3 4 (50.00%) CSS
4 3 (37.50%) Autofac
5 2 (25.00%) HTML
6 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET MVC
Operating Systems
1 5 (62.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Memory Management
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Analysis
1 5 (62.50%) Performance Engineering
2 4 (50.00%) Performance Testing
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) E-Commerce
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) C#
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) Degree
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) HP
2 3 (37.50%) Akamai