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 22 October 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
22 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
WinDbg
Rank 614 557 584
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +27
Contract jobs citing WinDbg 1 12 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.023% 0.005%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.014% 0.19% 0.048%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 2
Average daily rate
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- £435 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.35%
UK excluding London average daily rate - £435 £425
% change year-on-year
- +2.35%
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
7335 6186 6191
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 12.77% 11.82% 11.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 4921 4036 3502
Average daily rate £400 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.89% +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £295 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £330 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.60% +1.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 111 141 247
Average hourly rate £38.25 £36.50 £35.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+4.79% +4.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £19.55 £20.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.75 £47.45 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.80 £36.07 £35.00
% change year-on-year
+4.81% +3.04%

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 7 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 22 October 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 -39 1 - -
Cheltenham - - - -
Derby - - - -
Derbyshire - - - -
Gloucestershire - - - -
East Midlands - - - -
South West - - - -

WinDbg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) IIS
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
2 7 (77.78%) HTTP
3 6 (66.67%) Windows
3 6 (66.67%) HP
3 6 (66.67%) Wireshark
4 5 (55.56%) LoadRunner
4 5 (55.56%) Fiddler
4 5 (55.56%) Memory Management
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Analysis
4 5 (55.56%) Performance Engineering
5 4 (44.44%) SaaS
5 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
5 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
5 4 (44.44%) CSS
5 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
6 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
6 3 (33.33%) Akamai
6 3 (33.33%) Autofac
6 3 (33.33%) PostSharp
7 2 (22.22%) FTP
7 2 (22.22%) DevOps
7 2 (22.22%) HTML
7 2 (22.22%) Internet
8 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
8 1 (11.11%) Degree
8 1 (11.11%) Change Management
8 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
8 1 (11.11%) MVC

WinDbg
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 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 (77.78%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) SaaS
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) HTTP
2 6 (66.67%) Wireshark
3 2 (22.22%) FTP
3 2 (22.22%) Internet
4 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
4 1 (11.11%) DNS
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) LoadRunner
1 5 (55.56%) Fiddler
2 3 (33.33%) PostSharp
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) DevOps Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Developer
2 2 (22.22%) .NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# Developer
3 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (11.11%) C# .NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (88.89%) .NET
2 7 (77.78%) ASP.NET
3 4 (44.44%) CSS
4 3 (33.33%) Autofac
5 2 (22.22%) HTML
6 1 (11.11%) ASP.NET MVC
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 6 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Linux
2 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
2 1 (11.11%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) Memory Management
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Analysis
1 5 (55.56%) Performance Engineering
2 4 (44.44%) Performance Testing
3 2 (22.22%) DevOps
4 1 (11.11%) Incident Management
4 1 (11.11%) Change Management
4 1 (11.11%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (11.11%) MVC
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL
4 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
4 1 (11.11%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 4 (44.44%) JavaScript
2 1 (11.11%) C#
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (11.11%) Active Directory
1 1 (11.11%) vSphere
1 1 (11.11%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) ServiceCenter
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) HP
2 3 (33.33%) Akamai
3 1 (11.11%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Symantec
3 1 (11.11%) Dell