Period
to 13 December 2017

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 13 December 2017 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
13 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 237 230 254
Rank change year-on-year -7 +24 -
Contract jobs citing BitLocker 7 7 8
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.097% 0.11% 0.095%
As % of the System Software category 0.80% 0.99% 0.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 8
City of London median daily rate £475 £206 £463
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +130.30% -55.41% -
10th Percentile £340 £178 £314
90th Percentile £538 £369 £515
Central London median daily rate £375 £213 £463
% change year-on-year +76.47% -54.05% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
City of London median hourly rate - £20.00 -
Central London median hourly rate - £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 874 710 826
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 12.13% 10.82% 9.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 692 551 635
City of London median daily rate £490 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £200 £200 £208
90th Percentile £655 £638 £628
Central London median daily rate £483 £450 £425
% change year-on-year +7.22% +5.88% +13.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 20 26
City of London median hourly rate £16.50 £23.00 £17.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.26% +31.50% +9.31%
10th Percentile £10.38 £12.38 £12.38
90th Percentile £26.63 £59.50 £24.88
Central London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -13.16% +11.76% +6.25%

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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 13 December 2017.

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 13 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BitLocker also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for BitLocker.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
3 5 (71.43%) SCCM
4 4 (57.14%) VBScript
4 4 (57.14%) Office 365
5 3 (42.86%) VMware
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
6 2 (28.57%) Publishing
6 2 (28.57%) Citrix
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
6 2 (28.57%) PKI
6 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (28.57%) AppSense
6 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
6 2 (28.57%) vSphere
6 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
6 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
6 2 (28.57%) AirWatch
6 2 (28.57%) Disk Encryption
7 1 (14.29%) GDPR
7 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
7 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (14.29%) AlienVault
7 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication

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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 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
1 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
1 1 (14.29%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 4 (57.14%) Office 365
2 1 (14.29%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (14.29%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) Internet
1 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
1 1 (14.29%) Skype
Development Applications
1 1 (14.29%) MSI
General
1 2 (28.57%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
2 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Applications Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (14.29%) Senior SCCM Consultant
2 1 (14.29%) Windows Deployment Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) PKI
2 1 (14.29%) CESG
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science
2 1 (14.29%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (14.29%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 10
2 6 (85.71%) Windows 7
3 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) Application Packaging
1 2 (28.57%) Disk Encryption
1 2 (28.57%) Software Deployment
2 1 (14.29%) Change Management
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (14.29%) Identity Management
2 1 (14.29%) ITIL
2 1 (14.29%) Migration
2 1 (14.29%) Mobile Device Management
2 1 (14.29%) Multi-Factor Authentication
2 1 (14.29%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (85.71%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) Computer Science Degree
2 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) GDPR
System Software
1 6 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (28.57%) VMware Workstation
2 2 (28.57%) vSphere
2 2 (28.57%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (71.43%) SCCM
2 2 (28.57%) AirWatch
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (14.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (14.29%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (42.86%) VMware
3 2 (28.57%) AppSense
3 2 (28.57%) Citrix
4 1 (14.29%) AlienVault
4 1 (14.29%) Altiris
4 1 (14.29%) LANDesk
4 1 (14.29%) Lumension
4 1 (14.29%) Qualys
4 1 (14.29%) Symantec