Period
to 22 February 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for BitLocker skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited BitLocker over the 6 months to 22 February 2020 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 BitLocker
Central London > City of London
6 months to
22 Feb 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 184 229 237
Rank change year-on-year +45 +8 -12
Contract jobs citing BitLocker 2 24 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.043% 0.35% 0.17%
As % of the System Software category 0.30% 1.88% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 18 10
City of London median daily rate £388 £135 £456
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +187.04% -70.41% +114.71%
10th Percentile £369 £123 £357
90th Percentile £406 £178 £538
Central London median daily rate £388 £135 £440
% change year-on-year +187.04% -69.32% +107.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £25.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £25.00 -

BitLocker is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 664 1,275 907
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 14.22% 18.71% 12.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 524 970 724
City of London median daily rate £513 £500 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.50% - +11.11%
10th Percentile £200 £160 £254
90th Percentile £650 £650 £654
Central London median daily rate £500 £525 £488
% change year-on-year -4.76% +7.69% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 23 26
City of London median hourly rate £19.50 £16.60 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.47% +5.40% -34.83%
10th Percentile £12.42 £12.35 £10.50
90th Percentile £31.50 £23.75 £25.38
Central London median hourly rate £19.33 £18.76 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.04% +17.22% -28.36%

BitLocker
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

Job postings citing BitLocker as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the City of London.

Job vacancy trend for BitLocker in the City of London

BitLocker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing BitLocker in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for BitLocker in the City of London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BitLocker in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for BitLocker in the City of London

For the 6 months to 22 February 2020, IT contractor jobs citing BitLocker 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 across the City of London region with a requirement for BitLocker.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) OneDrive
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10

BitLocker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 2 (100.00%) Office 365
1 2 (100.00%) OneDrive
General
1 2 (100.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) Migration Engineer
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Migration
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM