Period
to 15 November 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for WinDbg skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WinDbg over the 6 months to 15 November 2019 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.

WinDbg
UK > England
6 months to
15 Nov 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 751 831 -
Rank change year-on-year +80 - +888
Contract jobs citing WinDbg 15 21 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.020% 0.022% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.11% 0.10% -
Number of daily rates quoted 12 12 0
England median daily rate £431 £413 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.55% - -
UK median daily rate £413 £413 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
England median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

WinDbg is in the Development Applications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for development application skills.

All Development Application Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 13,267 20,185 17,675
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 17.31% 21.19% 18.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,850 13,969 12,377
England median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £644 £625 £601
UK median daily rate £475 £475 £450
% change year-on-year - +5.56% +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 185 215 273
England median hourly rate £43.00 £42.50 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.18% - +3.66%
10th Percentile £18.39 £25.84 £29.00
90th Percentile £69.00 £54.50 £58.75
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £42.50 £42.50
% change year-on-year +2.35% - +3.66%

WinDbg
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing WinDbg as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for WinDbg in England

WinDbg
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WinDbg in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for WinDbg in England

WinDbg
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing WinDbg in England over the 6 months to 15 November 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for WinDbg in England

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Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinDbg within the England region over the 6 months to 15 November 2019. 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
London +81 13 £450 +9.09% 3
Yorkshire - 2 £375 -
North of England - 2 £375 -
WinDbg
UK

For the 6 months to 15 November 2019, IT contractor jobs citing WinDbg 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 England region with a requirement for WinDbg.

1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 12 (80.00%) VBScript
2 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 12 (80.00%) PowerShell
3 10 (66.67%) SCCM
3 10 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
4 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 9 (60.00%) Perfmon
5 8 (53.33%) Citrix
5 8 (53.33%) Ivanti
6 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
6 7 (46.67%) HP
6 7 (46.67%) McAfee
6 7 (46.67%) MSI
6 7 (46.67%) InstallShield
6 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
8 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
8 5 (33.33%) Handset
8 5 (33.33%) ITIL
8 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
9 4 (26.67%) Lumension
9 4 (26.67%) XenMobile
9 4 (26.67%) Jamf Pro
9 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
9 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
9 4 (26.67%) XenApp
9 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
9 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
9 4 (26.67%) DFS Replication

WinDbg
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 3 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 1 (6.67%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (20.00%) Broadband
1 3 (20.00%) DHCP
1 3 (20.00%) DNS
1 3 (20.00%) Firewall
1 3 (20.00%) NAS
1 3 (20.00%) SAN
1 3 (20.00%) SMTP
1 3 (20.00%) SNMP
1 3 (20.00%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2008
2 3 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (46.67%) InstallShield
1 7 (46.67%) MSI
2 2 (13.33%) Git (software)
2 2 (13.33%) IDA Disassembler
2 2 (13.33%) Visual Studio
General
1 12 (80.00%) Finance
2 4 (26.67%) Financial Institution
3 3 (20.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (26.67%) Applications Packager
2 3 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (13.33%) C++ Developer
3 2 (13.33%) Desktop Support
3 2 (13.33%) Developer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (13.33%) ATL
2 1 (6.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 6 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 5 (33.33%) Handset
3 1 (6.67%) Fat Client
3 1 (6.67%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (93.33%) Windows
2 5 (33.33%) Windows Server
3 4 (26.67%) Mac OS
3 4 (26.67%) Windows 10
4 3 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (13.33%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 5 (33.33%) ITIL
3 4 (26.67%) Application Packaging
3 4 (26.67%) E-Discovery
3 4 (26.67%) ITSM
3 4 (26.67%) PRINCE
3 4 (26.67%) Project Management
3 4 (26.67%) Service Delivery
3 4 (26.67%) Service Management
4 3 (20.00%) High Availability
4 3 (20.00%) Information Security
4 3 (20.00%) Performance Tuning
5 2 (13.33%) BDD
5 2 (13.33%) Pair Programming
5 2 (13.33%) Problem Management
5 2 (13.33%) Reverse Engineering
5 2 (13.33%) Secure Coding
5 2 (13.33%) SOLID
5 2 (13.33%) TDD
5 2 (13.33%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 12 (80.00%) PowerShell
1 12 (80.00%) VBScript
2 2 (13.33%) C
2 2 (13.33%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (26.67%) PRINCE2 Certification
2 3 (20.00%) CCNP
2 3 (20.00%) CCSP
2 3 (20.00%) CCVP
2 3 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (20.00%) DBS Check
2 3 (20.00%) MCSE
2 3 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (6.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (6.67%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (20.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (20.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Microsoft App-V
2 7 (46.67%) Active Directory
3 4 (26.67%) DFS Replication
3 4 (26.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (26.67%) Xen
3 4 (26.67%) XenApp
3 4 (26.67%) XenDesktop
4 3 (20.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (6.67%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 10 (66.67%) SCCM
2 9 (60.00%) Perfmon
3 4 (26.67%) Jamf Pro
3 4 (26.67%) SCOM
3 4 (26.67%) WSUS
3 4 (26.67%) XenMobile
4 1 (6.67%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) Microsoft
2 8 (53.33%) Citrix
2 8 (53.33%) Ivanti
3 7 (46.67%) HP
3 7 (46.67%) McAfee
4 4 (26.67%) Lumension
4 4 (26.67%) VMware
5 3 (20.00%) Dell
5 3 (20.00%) Sonus
5 3 (20.00%) Symantec
6 2 (13.33%) Apple