Period
to 11 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England 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 11 August 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
England > East of England
6 months to
11 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 99 181 206
Rank change year-on-year +82 +25 -11
Contract jobs citing BitLocker 4 2 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the East of England 0.25% 0.046% 0.10%
As % of the System Software category 1.66% 0.33% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 1
Median daily rate £288 £350 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -17.86% -12.50% +10.34%
10th Percentile £256 £325 £375
90th Percentile £300 £375 £425
England median daily rate £295 £350 £300
% change year-on-year -15.71% +16.67% -17.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £16.50
England median hourly rate £23.67 £16.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year +47.94% -28.89% +95.65%

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 East of England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
East of England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 241 606 680
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 15.27% 14.06% 13.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 353 363
Median daily rate £359 £413 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.03% +6.45% +8.39%
10th Percentile £133 £158 £150
90th Percentile £550 £625 £575
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 38 66
Median hourly rate £20.00 £15.07 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.74% -8.68% -
10th Percentile £17.15 £11.17 £12.75
90th Percentile £61.31 £45.75 £33.13
Median hourly rate £19.28 £16.55 £16.60
% change year-on-year +16.48% -0.30% +3.75%

BitLocker
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

Job postings citing BitLocker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in the East of England.

Job vacancy trend for BitLocker in the East of England

BitLocker
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing BitLocker in the East of England.

Daily rate trend for BitLocker in the East of England

BitLocker
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing BitLocker in the East of England.

Hourly rate trend for BitLocker in the East of England

BitLocker
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BitLocker within the East of England region over the 6 months to 11 August 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Hertfordshire +64 4 £288 -
BitLocker
England

For the 6 months to 11 August 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 East of England region with a requirement for BitLocker.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 3 (75.00%) SnapMirror
2 3 (75.00%) SnapVault
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 3 (75.00%) Application Virtualisation
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) EMC
3 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 2 (50.00%) ITSM
3 2 (50.00%) Conflict Management
4 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Mathematics

BitLocker
Co-occurring IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Support Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support
1 2 (50.00%) IT Support Specialist
1 2 (50.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (75.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Application Virtualisation
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Scanning
2 2 (50.00%) Conflict Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
3 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (25.00%) Mathematics
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SnapMirror
1 3 (75.00%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) EMC