Period
to 16 October 2018

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 16 October 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
England > London
6 months to
16 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 538 607 590
Rank change year-on-year +69 -17 -2
Contract jobs citing BitLocker 91 10 36
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.20% 0.022% 0.081%
As % of the System Software category 1.27% 0.19% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 70 7 18
London median daily rate £250 £220 £435
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.64% -49.43% +16.00%
10th Percentile £123 £121 £200
90th Percentile £588 £455 £491
England median daily rate £300 £413 £400
% change year-on-year -27.27% +3.13% +14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 1 3
London median hourly rate £25.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.21% -2.50% +11.11%
England median hourly rate £24.00 £11.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year +108.70% -42.50% +60.00%

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 London with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 7,142 5,242 5,274
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.47% 11.66% 11.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,268 3,689 3,668
London median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +14.21%
10th Percentile £200 £185 £200
90th Percentile £650 £638 £607
England median daily rate £450 £425 £410
% change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 138 135 143
London median hourly rate £19.00 £21.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.59% +28.79% -2.94%
10th Percentile £12.93 £12.75 £11.25
90th Percentile £46.58 £55.50 £39.05
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.81 £15.75
% change year-on-year -4.79% +6.70% -1.56%

BitLocker
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for BitLocker in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BitLocker in London

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BitLocker in London over the 6 months to 16 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BitLocker in London

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing BitLocker in London.

Contractor 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 16 October 2018. 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
Central London +3 38 £135 -64.00% 2
West London - 4 £375 -
South London - 2 £300 -
BitLocker
England

For the 6 months to 16 October 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 London region with a requirement for BitLocker.

1 84 (92.31%) Windows
2 59 (64.84%) Windows 10
3 50 (54.95%) Active Directory
4 46 (50.55%) SCCM
4 46 (50.55%) Windows 7
5 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
6 34 (37.36%) ITIL
7 32 (35.16%) Office 365
8 31 (34.07%) Microsoft Office
9 27 (29.67%) LAN
9 27 (29.67%) WAN
9 27 (29.67%) Mac OS X
10 22 (24.18%) Change Management
11 21 (23.08%) Finance
11 21 (23.08%) HP
12 20 (21.98%) Adobe
12 20 (21.98%) Cisco
12 20 (21.98%) VPN
13 19 (20.88%) ITSM
13 19 (20.88%) PowerShell
14 18 (19.78%) Apple
15 17 (18.68%) McAfee
16 16 (17.58%) VMware
16 16 (17.58%) Smartphone
16 16 (17.58%) iPhone
17 15 (16.48%) Migration
17 15 (16.48%) Problem-Solving
18 14 (15.38%) DNS
19 13 (14.29%) DHCP
19 13 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V

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 10 (10.99%) SharePoint
2 4 (4.40%) Skype for Business
3 3 (3.30%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (2.20%) IIS
4 2 (2.20%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 31 (34.07%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 3 (3.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (3.30%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.10%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 32 (35.16%) Office 365
2 11 (12.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (9.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.10%) Akamai
4 1 (1.10%) IaaS
4 1 (1.10%) OneDrive
4 1 (1.10%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 27 (29.67%) LAN
1 27 (29.67%) WAN
2 20 (21.98%) VPN
3 14 (15.38%) DNS
4 13 (14.29%) DHCP
5 11 (12.09%) Firewall
5 11 (12.09%) TCP/IP
6 10 (10.99%) ADSL
6 10 (10.99%) Cisco IOS
6 10 (10.99%) WebEx
7 7 (7.69%) Network Security
8 4 (4.40%) Skype
8 4 (4.40%) Wireshark
9 3 (3.30%) Internet
9 3 (3.30%) PuTTY
10 2 (2.20%) IPsec
10 2 (2.20%) SSL
10 2 (2.20%) Wireless
11 1 (1.10%) HTTP
11 1 (1.10%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (2.20%) Amazon RDS
2 1 (1.10%) Redis
2 1 (1.10%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (2.20%) WinDbg
2 1 (1.10%) Hudson
2 1 (1.10%) Metasploit
2 1 (1.10%) MSI
General
1 21 (23.08%) Finance
2 10 (10.99%) Spanish Language
3 7 (7.69%) Law
4 4 (4.40%) Legal
5 3 (3.30%) Billing
6 2 (2.20%) Telecoms
7 1 (1.10%) Advertising
7 1 (1.10%) French Language
Job Titles
1 27 (29.67%) Desktop Support
2 21 (23.08%) Support Engineer
3 19 (20.88%) IT Support
4 17 (18.68%) Analyst
5 14 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
6 12 (13.19%) IT Analyst
6 12 (13.19%) IT Support Analyst
7 10 (10.99%) Support Analyst
7 10 (10.99%) Windows Engineer
8 9 (9.89%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
9 7 (7.69%) IT Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) IT Support Engineer
9 7 (7.69%) Mac Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Deployment Engineer
10 6 (6.59%) Security Analyst
11 5 (5.49%) Consultant
11 5 (5.49%) Deskside Support
11 5 (5.49%) Deskside Support Engineer
11 5 (5.49%) Service Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 16 (17.58%) iPhone
1 16 (17.58%) Smartphone
2 13 (14.29%) iPad
3 10 (10.99%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (9.89%) Blackberry
5 5 (5.49%) CMDB
5 5 (5.49%) PKI
6 3 (3.30%) Smartcard
7 2 (2.20%) Replication
8 1 (1.10%) Analytical Skills
8 1 (1.10%) BYOD
8 1 (1.10%) Device Driver
8 1 (1.10%) Fintech
8 1 (1.10%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 84 (92.31%) Windows
2 59 (64.84%) Windows 10
3 46 (50.55%) Windows 7
4 27 (29.67%) Mac OS X
5 6 (6.59%) Windows Server
6 5 (5.49%) Android
6 5 (5.49%) Apple iOS
6 5 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (3.30%) Windows XP
8 2 (2.20%) Linux
9 1 (1.10%) Windows 8
9 1 (1.10%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (37.36%) ITIL
2 22 (24.18%) Change Management
3 19 (20.88%) ITSM
4 15 (16.48%) Migration
4 15 (16.48%) Problem-Solving
5 8 (8.79%) Application Packaging
6 7 (7.69%) Data Migration
6 7 (7.69%) Document Management
6 7 (7.69%) Security Patching
6 7 (7.69%) SIEM
7 6 (6.59%) Decision-Making
7 6 (6.59%) Information Security
8 5 (5.49%) Change Control
8 5 (5.49%) High Availability
8 5 (5.49%) Incident Management
8 5 (5.49%) Problem Management
8 5 (5.49%) Service Delivery
8 5 (5.49%) Software Distribution
9 4 (4.40%) Agile Software Development
9 4 (4.40%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 19 (20.88%) PowerShell
2 10 (10.99%) SQL
3 9 (9.89%) VBScript
4 4 (4.40%) Java
5 3 (3.30%) VBA
6 1 (1.10%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (8.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (6.59%) MCSA
3 3 (3.30%) ITIL Certification
3 3 (3.30%) SC Cleared
3 3 (3.30%) Security Cleared
4 2 (2.20%) DBS Check
4 2 (2.20%) Degree
5 1 (1.10%) CCNA
5 1 (1.10%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.10%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.49%) SLA
System Software
1 50 (54.95%) Active Directory
2 13 (14.29%) Microsoft App-V
3 9 (9.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 5 (5.49%) XenApp
4 5 (5.49%) XenDesktop
5 4 (4.40%) Hyper-V
6 2 (2.20%) IAG
6 2 (2.20%) Terminal Services
6 2 (2.20%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.10%) DFS Replication
7 1 (1.10%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (1.10%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 46 (50.55%) SCCM
2 11 (12.09%) McAfee ePO
3 10 (10.99%) Microsoft Intune
4 9 (9.89%) WSUS
5 8 (8.79%) AirWatch
6 3 (3.30%) MAILsweeper
7 2 (2.20%) Perfmon
8 1 (1.10%) Nmap
8 1 (1.10%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (1.10%) SCOM
8 1 (1.10%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 37 (40.66%) Microsoft
2 21 (23.08%) HP
3 20 (21.98%) Adobe
3 20 (21.98%) Cisco
4 18 (19.78%) Apple
5 17 (18.68%) McAfee
6 16 (17.58%) VMware
7 9 (9.89%) CheckPoint
8 8 (8.79%) Citrix
8 8 (8.79%) ServiceNow
9 7 (7.69%) Ivanti
10 5 (5.49%) Zscaler
11 4 (4.40%) Avaya
11 4 (4.40%) Qualys
12 3 (3.30%) Becrypt
12 3 (3.30%) Charles River
12 3 (3.30%) Dell
12 3 (3.30%) Polycom
12 3 (3.30%) Remedy
12 3 (3.30%) SolarWinds