Period
to 15 August 2018

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 15 August 2018 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
15 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 237 237 226
Rank change year-on-year 0 -11 +68
Contract jobs citing BitLocker 23 3 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.33% 0.046% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 2.05% 0.41% 0.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 17 2 2
City of London median daily rate £125 £364 £488
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -65.64% -25.38% +48.63%
10th Percentile £121 £218 £466
90th Percentile £579 £520 £499
Central London median daily rate £145 £538 £475
% change year-on-year -73.02% +13.16% +44.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 2
City of London median hourly rate £25.00 - £20.00
Central London median hourly rate £25.00 - £20.00

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 1,120 736 735
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 16.04% 11.22% 10.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 893 592 592
City of London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £200 £185 £241
90th Percentile £650 £638 £624
Central London median daily rate £500 £469 £450
% change year-on-year +6.67% +4.17% +13.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 20 25
City of London median hourly rate £19.25 £19.13 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.65% +9.29% -4.11%
10th Percentile £13.31 £13.27 £11.25
90th Percentile £25.50 £39.53 £23.08
Central London median hourly rate £19.25 £18.85 £15.75
% change year-on-year +2.15% +19.65% -12.45%

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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

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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 Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BitLocker in the City of London over the 6 months to 15 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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 15 August 2018, 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 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows 10
3 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 15 (65.22%) SCCM
4 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Office
5 13 (56.52%) ITIL
5 13 (56.52%) LAN
5 13 (56.52%) WAN
5 13 (56.52%) Mac OS X
5 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
6 12 (52.17%) iPad
6 12 (52.17%) iPhone
6 12 (52.17%) Apple
7 10 (43.48%) Change Management
7 10 (43.48%) Adobe
7 10 (43.48%) ITSM
7 10 (43.48%) Smartphone
8 8 (34.78%) HP
9 6 (26.09%) Office 365
9 6 (26.09%) Finance
9 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
9 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
10 5 (21.74%) VPN
10 5 (21.74%) Decision-Making
11 4 (17.39%) Firewall
11 4 (17.39%) Migration
12 3 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
12 3 (13.04%) Spanish Language
12 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS

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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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (13.04%) SharePoint
Applications
1 14 (60.87%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (26.09%) Office 365
2 2 (8.70%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 13 (56.52%) LAN
1 13 (56.52%) WAN
2 5 (21.74%) VPN
3 4 (17.39%) Firewall
4 3 (13.04%) ADSL
4 3 (13.04%) Cisco IOS
4 3 (13.04%) DHCP
4 3 (13.04%) DNS
4 3 (13.04%) TCP/IP
4 3 (13.04%) WebEx
5 2 (8.70%) Network Security
6 1 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
General
1 6 (26.09%) Finance
2 3 (13.04%) Spanish Language
3 2 (8.70%) Legal
Job Titles
1 12 (52.17%) Desktop Support
2 9 (39.13%) Mac Engineer
3 8 (34.78%) Support Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Deskside Engineer
4 7 (30.43%) Deskside Support
4 7 (30.43%) Deskside Support Engineer
5 4 (17.39%) Desktop Specialist
5 4 (17.39%) IT Support
6 3 (13.04%) Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (13.04%) IT Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) IT Support Analyst
6 3 (13.04%) Support Analyst
7 2 (8.70%) Architect
7 2 (8.70%) Deployment Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Mac Specialist
7 2 (8.70%) Security Specialist
7 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Deployment Engineer
7 2 (8.70%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 12 (52.17%) iPad
1 12 (52.17%) iPhone
2 10 (43.48%) Smartphone
3 6 (26.09%) Blackberry
4 3 (13.04%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (8.70%) Analytical Skills
6 1 (4.35%) Self-Motivation
6 1 (4.35%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 23 (100.00%) Windows
2 17 (73.91%) Windows 10
3 13 (56.52%) Mac OS X
3 13 (56.52%) Windows 7
4 3 (13.04%) Windows XP
5 2 (8.70%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (56.52%) ITIL
2 10 (43.48%) Change Management
2 10 (43.48%) ITSM
3 5 (21.74%) Decision-Making
4 4 (17.39%) Migration
5 3 (13.04%) Problem-Solving
6 2 (8.70%) Application Packaging
6 2 (8.70%) Data Migration
6 2 (8.70%) Document Management
6 2 (8.70%) Information Security
6 2 (8.70%) Penetration Testing
6 2 (8.70%) Risk Analysis
6 2 (8.70%) Service Management
6 2 (8.70%) SIEM
7 1 (4.35%) Procure-to-Pay
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.70%) PowerShell
1 2 (8.70%) SQL
1 2 (8.70%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (13.04%) MCSA
1 3 (13.04%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 2 (8.70%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (4.35%) XenApp
3 1 (4.35%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 15 (65.22%) SCCM
2 3 (13.04%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (8.70%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (52.17%) Apple
2 10 (43.48%) Adobe
3 8 (34.78%) HP
4 6 (26.09%) Microsoft
5 3 (13.04%) Cisco
5 3 (13.04%) McAfee
6 2 (8.70%) Juniper
6 2 (8.70%) VMware
7 1 (4.35%) Citrix