The table below looks at the statistics for WinDbg skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WinDbg over the 3 months to 29 September 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
29 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
WinDbg
Rank 650 662 638
Rank change year-on-year
+12 -24
Contract jobs citing WinDbg 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.033% 0.012% 0.013%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £35.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.00 - -

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
8971 8288 7410
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 16.81% 14.29% 12.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 6036 5471 4932
Median daily rate £425 £413 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.03% +3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £356
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +6.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 193 117
Median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £29.53 £26.09 £30.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £54.75 £71.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £41.00 £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +6.66%

WinDbg
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing WinDbg as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinDbg within the UK over the 3 months to 29 September 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
South East +22 3 - -
England +14 3 - -
Oxfordshire -9 2 - -
Berkshire - 1 - -

WinDbg
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 September 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WinDbg 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 WinDbg.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
2 7 (87.50%) SCCM
3 5 (62.50%) LANDesk
3 5 (62.50%) WSUS
3 5 (62.50%) ITSM
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
3 5 (62.50%) Financial Institution
3 5 (62.50%) Finance
3 5 (62.50%) Altiris
3 5 (62.50%) MSI
3 5 (62.50%) InstallShield
3 5 (62.50%) Project Management
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 5 (62.50%) PRINCE
3 5 (62.50%) Symantec
3 5 (62.50%) Intel Security
3 5 (62.50%) ITIL
3 5 (62.50%) VBScript
3 5 (62.50%) Lumension
3 5 (62.50%) BitLocker
3 5 (62.50%) Perfmon
4 3 (37.50%) .NET
4 3 (37.50%) C#

WinDbg
Top Related 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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (12.50%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Wireless
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (25.00%) MySQL
1 2 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 2 (25.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (25.00%) SSDT
Development Applications
1 5 (62.50%) InstallShield
1 5 (62.50%) MSI
2 2 (25.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (25.00%) MSBuild
2 2 (25.00%) NuGet
2 2 (25.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
2 2 (25.00%) Subversion
2 2 (25.00%) Team Foundation Server
2 2 (25.00%) TeamCity
2 2 (25.00%) Visual Studio
3 1 (12.50%) AppScan
3 1 (12.50%) Burp Suite
3 1 (12.50%) GDB
General
1 5 (62.50%) Finance
1 5 (62.50%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Desktop Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) PowerShell Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Server Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Tester
4 1 (12.50%) Tester
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (37.50%) .NET
2 1 (12.50%) ASP.NET
2 1 (12.50%) HTML
2 1 (12.50%) jQuery
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 1 (12.50%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (12.50%) Kali Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Linux
4 1 (12.50%) Mac OS X
4 1 (12.50%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Agile Software Development
1 7 (87.50%) Configuration Management
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) ITSM
2 5 (62.50%) PRINCE
2 5 (62.50%) Project Management
2 5 (62.50%) Service Delivery
2 5 (62.50%) Service Management
3 2 (25.00%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Scrum
4 1 (12.50%) Open Source
4 1 (12.50%) OWASP
4 1 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (12.50%) Secure Coding
4 1 (12.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 8 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (62.50%) VBScript
3 3 (37.50%) C#
3 3 (37.50%) C++
3 3 (37.50%) Python
4 2 (25.00%) C++/CLI
4 2 (25.00%) Perl
4 2 (25.00%) SQL
5 1 (12.50%) Bash Shell
5 1 (12.50%) C
5 1 (12.50%) Java
5 1 (12.50%) JavaScript
5 1 (12.50%) PHP
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) CCSP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) CISSP
2 1 (12.50%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) GPEN
2 1 (12.50%) GWAPT
2 1 (12.50%) GXPN
2 1 (12.50%) OSCE
2 1 (12.50%) OSCP
2 1 (12.50%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (12.50%) HIPAA
1 1 (12.50%) PCI DSS
1 1 (12.50%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) BitLocker
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 7 (87.50%) SCCM
2 5 (62.50%) Perfmon
2 5 (62.50%) WSUS
3 1 (12.50%) Core Impact
3 1 (12.50%) HP Fortify
3 1 (12.50%) Nessus
3 1 (12.50%) Nexpose
3 1 (12.50%) Nmap
3 1 (12.50%) WebInspect
Vendors
1 7 (87.50%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Altiris
2 5 (62.50%) Intel Security
2 5 (62.50%) LANDesk
2 5 (62.50%) Lumension
2 5 (62.50%) Symantec
3 2 (25.00%) Oracle
3 2 (25.00%) Perforce
3 2 (25.00%) VMware