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The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 19 May 2022 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 > London
6 months to
19 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 562 461 407
Rank change year-on-year -101 -54 +143
Contract jobs citing BitLocker 26 13 20
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.067% 0.054% 0.099%
As % of the System Software category 0.52% 0.38% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 8 7
10th Percentile £181 £208 £275
25th Percentile £203 £269 £283
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £350 £338 £310
Median % change year-on-year +3.70% +8.87% -24.85%
75th Percentile £625 £497 £426
90th Percentile £635 £566 £558
England median daily rate £275 £269 £275
% change year-on-year +2.33% -2.27% -29.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
10th Percentile - - -
25th Percentile £31.25 - -
Median hourly rate £32.50 - £12.34
75th Percentile £33.75 - -
90th Percentile - - -
England median hourly rate £14.88 - £12.34
% change year-on-year - - -19.71%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 4,977 3,426 3,032
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.87% 14.27% 15.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,753 2,560 2,251
10th Percentile £313 £350 £213
25th Percentile £463 £444 £404
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £560 £525 £500
Median % change year-on-year +6.67% +5.00% -4.76%
75th Percentile £672 £613 £600
90th Percentile £743 £700 £675
England median daily rate £525 £490 £475
% change year-on-year +7.14% +3.16% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 21 57
10th Percentile £14.75 £15.06 £12.42
25th Percentile £19.80 £35.75 £14.88
Median hourly rate £27.00 £47.00 £19.00
Median % change year-on-year -42.55% +147.37% -8.05%
75th Percentile £45.93 £60.00 £27.00
90th Percentile £53.79 £76.00 £47.83
England median hourly rate £18.68 £20.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year -6.63% +21.21% -

BitLocker
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing BitLocker as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for BitLocker in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing BitLocker in London.

Daily rate trend for BitLocker in London

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Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing BitLocker in London over the 6 months to 19 May 2022.

Daily rate histogram for BitLocker in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing BitLocker in London.

Hourly rate trend for BitLocker in London

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Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BitLocker within the London region over the 6 months to 19 May 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London -37 6 £185 -63.55%
South London - 2 £205 -
BitLocker
England

For the 6 months to 19 May 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for BitLocker.

1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
3 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
3 16 (61.54%) SCCM
3 16 (61.54%) Azure
4 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Intune
5 14 (53.85%) Application Packaging
5 14 (53.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 14 (53.85%) Windows 10
5 14 (53.85%) ITIL
6 13 (50.00%) Citrix
7 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
7 12 (46.15%) Microsoft 365
8 9 (34.62%) DNS
8 9 (34.62%) ITSM
9 8 (30.77%) OneDrive
10 7 (26.92%) Virtual Desktop
10 7 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
10 7 (26.92%) DHCP
10 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
11 6 (23.08%) VBScript
11 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
11 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
11 6 (23.08%) Service Management
11 6 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
11 6 (23.08%) Okta
11 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
11 6 (23.08%) SailPoint
12 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
12 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3

BitLocker
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 7 (26.92%) SharePoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Excel
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft Office
1 6 (23.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 16 (61.54%) Azure
2 14 (53.85%) Azure Active Directory
3 12 (46.15%) Microsoft 365
4 8 (30.77%) OneDrive
5 1 (3.85%) AWS
5 1 (3.85%) Azure Sentinel
5 1 (3.85%) GCP
5 1 (3.85%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (34.62%) DNS
2 7 (26.92%) DHCP
2 7 (26.92%) Wi-Fi
3 5 (19.23%) VPN
4 2 (7.69%) LAN
4 2 (7.69%) VLAN
4 2 (7.69%) VoIP
4 2 (7.69%) WAN
4 2 (7.69%) WebEx
5 1 (3.85%) Network Security
General
1 4 (15.38%) Documentation Skills
1 4 (15.38%) Social Skills
2 3 (11.54%) Local Government
2 3 (11.54%) Public Sector
3 1 (3.85%) Banking
3 1 (3.85%) Electronics
3 1 (3.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (23.08%) Architect
2 5 (19.23%) 2nd Line Support
2 5 (19.23%) Designer
2 5 (19.23%) Solutions Designer
3 4 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (15.38%) Support Engineer
4 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Desktop Support
5 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
5 2 (7.69%) IT Support
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Microsoft Infrastructure Engineer
5 2 (7.69%) Remote Support Engineer
6 1 (3.85%) 2nd Line Support Technician
6 1 (3.85%) Azure Architect
6 1 (3.85%) SCCM Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (23.08%) SailPoint
2 5 (19.23%) 802.1X
3 3 (11.54%) Software Packaging
3 3 (11.54%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 5 (19.23%) PKI
2 3 (11.54%) Fat Client
2 3 (11.54%) Thin Client
3 2 (7.69%) Cloud Native
3 2 (7.69%) Management Information System
3 2 (7.69%) Replication
4 1 (3.85%) Linux Command Line
4 1 (3.85%) Private Cloud
4 1 (3.85%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 24 (92.31%) Windows
2 14 (53.85%) Windows 10
3 5 (19.23%) Android
3 5 (19.23%) Apple iOS
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server
4 2 (7.69%) Windows Server 2016
5 1 (3.85%) Linux
5 1 (3.85%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (53.85%) Application Packaging
1 14 (53.85%) ITIL
2 9 (34.62%) ITSM
3 6 (23.08%) Service Management
4 5 (19.23%) ITIL V3
4 5 (19.23%) Knowledge Management
4 5 (19.23%) Software Rationalisation
5 4 (15.38%) Asset Management
5 4 (15.38%) Change Management
5 4 (15.38%) Configuration Management
5 4 (15.38%) Incident Management
5 4 (15.38%) Patch Management
5 4 (15.38%) Problem Management
5 4 (15.38%) Statistics
5 4 (15.38%) Time Management
6 3 (11.54%) Deployment Automation
6 3 (11.54%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 3 (11.54%) Software Deployment
7 2 (7.69%) Disk Encryption
7 2 (7.69%) Infrastructure as Code
Programming Languages
1 12 (46.15%) PowerShell
2 6 (23.08%) VBScript
3 2 (7.69%) Python
3 2 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (3.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 5 (19.23%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (15.38%) MCTS
3 1 (3.85%) AWS Certification
3 1 (3.85%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (3.85%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.85%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (80.77%) Active Directory
2 7 (26.92%) Virtual Desktop
3 3 (11.54%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (3.85%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 16 (61.54%) SCCM
2 15 (57.69%) Microsoft Intune
3 5 (19.23%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (7.69%) AppManager
4 2 (7.69%) Terraform
5 1 (3.85%) Kubernetes
5 1 (3.85%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 16 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 13 (50.00%) Citrix
3 6 (23.08%) Okta
3 6 (23.08%) Palo Alto
4 5 (19.23%) Dell
5 3 (11.54%) Apple
5 3 (11.54%) Cisco
5 3 (11.54%) Remedy
5 3 (11.54%) Wyse
6 2 (7.69%) HP
6 2 (7.69%) Ivanti
6 2 (7.69%) VMware
7 1 (3.85%) Bomgar
7 1 (3.85%) ServiceNow