Period
to 20 January 2019

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 20 January 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.

Microsoft BitLocker
England > London
6 months to
20 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 567 588 579
Rank change year-on-year +21 -9 +10
Contract jobs citing BitLocker 55 41 23
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.13% 0.089% 0.055%
As % of the System Software category 0.80% 0.70% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 35 17
London median daily rate £188 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.88% - -5.56%
10th Percentile £123 £158 £200
90th Percentile £509 £538 £500
England median daily rate £288 £425 £345
% change year-on-year -32.35% +23.19% -8.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 0
London median hourly rate £25.00 - -
England median hourly rate £17.00 £36.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -53.42% +94.67% +177.78%

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 6,859 5,831 5,142
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 15.64% 12.65% 12.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,036 4,245 3,548
London median daily rate £525 £500 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +11.11% +5.88%
10th Percentile £205 £185 £200
90th Percentile £663 £638 £625
England median daily rate £475 £440 £413
% change year-on-year +7.95% +6.67% +8.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 141 148
London median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +8.33% +18.03%
10th Percentile £12.75 £11.81 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.09 £47.83 £50.00
England median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.15
% change year-on-year -3.03% +2.17% +4.19%

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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 20 January 2019.

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 20 January 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
Central London +2 28 £135 -64.00% 2
North London - 1 - -
West London - 1 £375 - 1
BitLocker
England

For the 6 months to 20 January 2019, 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 48 (87.27%) Windows
2 35 (63.64%) SCCM
3 34 (61.82%) Windows 7
4 33 (60.00%) Active Directory
5 25 (45.45%) ITIL
6 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Office
6 23 (41.82%) HP
7 22 (40.00%) WAN
7 22 (40.00%) LAN
7 22 (40.00%) Windows 10
8 21 (38.18%) Mac OS X
8 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
9 20 (36.36%) Cisco
10 17 (30.91%) Change Management
11 16 (29.09%) ITSM
12 15 (27.27%) Office 365
13 14 (25.45%) Adobe
13 14 (25.45%) Smartphone
14 13 (23.64%) PowerShell
14 13 (23.64%) VMware
15 12 (21.82%) VPN
15 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (20.00%) SQL
16 11 (20.00%) McAfee
17 10 (18.18%) DNS
18 9 (16.36%) DHCP
18 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
18 9 (16.36%) Skype
18 9 (16.36%) AirWatch
19 8 (14.55%) McAfee ePO

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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 9 (16.36%) SharePoint
2 3 (5.45%) Skype for Business
3 2 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (3.64%) MS Exchange
4 1 (1.82%) IIS
Applications
1 23 (41.82%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Excel
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (3.64%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.82%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 15 (27.27%) Office 365
2 7 (12.73%) Microsoft Azure
3 5 (9.09%) Azure Active Directory
4 3 (5.45%) Yammer
5 2 (3.64%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (40.00%) LAN
1 22 (40.00%) WAN
2 12 (21.82%) VPN
3 10 (18.18%) DNS
4 9 (16.36%) DHCP
4 9 (16.36%) Skype
5 8 (14.55%) TCP/IP
5 8 (14.55%) Wireshark
6 7 (12.73%) ADSL
6 7 (12.73%) Cisco IOS
6 7 (12.73%) PuTTY
6 7 (12.73%) WebEx
7 2 (3.64%) Firewall
7 2 (3.64%) SSL
8 1 (1.82%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (1.82%) Intrusion Detection
8 1 (1.82%) IPsec
8 1 (1.82%) PBX
8 1 (1.82%) Wi-Fi
8 1 (1.82%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.82%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (1.82%) Metasploit
1 1 (1.82%) MSI
General
1 8 (14.55%) Finance
2 7 (12.73%) Billing
2 7 (12.73%) Spanish Language
3 1 (1.82%) French Language
3 1 (1.82%) Publishing
3 1 (1.82%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (40.00%) Support Engineer
2 15 (27.27%) Desktop Support
3 13 (23.64%) Desktop Engineer
3 13 (23.64%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 12 (21.82%) IT Support
5 10 (18.18%) Analyst
6 8 (14.55%) IT Analyst
7 6 (10.91%) IT Engineer
7 6 (10.91%) IT Support Engineer
8 5 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support
8 5 (9.09%) Architect
8 5 (9.09%) IT Support Analyst
8 5 (9.09%) Support Analyst
9 4 (7.27%) Consultant
10 3 (5.45%) Systems Analyst
10 3 (5.45%) Windows Consultant
10 3 (5.45%) Windows Engineer
10 3 (5.45%) Windows Specialist
11 2 (3.64%) SCCM Consultant
11 2 (3.64%) Subject Matter Expert
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.82%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 14 (25.45%) Smartphone
2 8 (14.55%) iPhone
3 7 (12.73%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (10.91%) iPad
4 6 (10.91%) PKI
5 5 (9.09%) Blackberry
6 2 (3.64%) CMDB
7 1 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.82%) Replication
7 1 (1.82%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 48 (87.27%) Windows
2 34 (61.82%) Windows 7
3 22 (40.00%) Windows 10
4 21 (38.18%) Mac OS X
5 7 (12.73%) Windows Server
6 4 (7.27%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (3.64%) Android
7 2 (3.64%) Apple iOS
7 2 (3.64%) Linux
8 1 (1.82%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.82%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (45.45%) ITIL
2 17 (30.91%) Change Management
3 16 (29.09%) ITSM
4 8 (14.55%) Problem-Solving
5 5 (9.09%) Decision-Making
6 4 (7.27%) Migration
7 3 (5.45%) Security Patching
8 2 (3.64%) Benchmarking
8 2 (3.64%) Change Control
8 2 (3.64%) Cybersecurity
8 2 (3.64%) Incident Management
8 2 (3.64%) Problem Management
8 2 (3.64%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.64%) Software Distribution
9 1 (1.82%) Application Packaging
9 1 (1.82%) CRM
9 1 (1.82%) Identity Management
9 1 (1.82%) Penetration Testing
9 1 (1.82%) Statistics
9 1 (1.82%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (23.64%) PowerShell
2 11 (20.00%) SQL
3 7 (12.73%) VBA
4 2 (3.64%) VBScript
5 1 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (14.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (9.09%) MCSA
3 4 (7.27%) SC Cleared
3 4 (7.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.64%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.82%) CCNA
5 1 (1.82%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.82%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.64%) SLA
System Software
1 33 (60.00%) Active Directory
2 12 (21.82%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (7.27%) Hyper-V
4 3 (5.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (5.45%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.64%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (3.64%) vSphere
5 2 (3.64%) XenApp
6 1 (1.82%) IAG
6 1 (1.82%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 35 (63.64%) SCCM
2 9 (16.36%) AirWatch
3 8 (14.55%) McAfee ePO
4 4 (7.27%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (7.27%) WSUS
5 2 (3.64%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (1.82%) FortiGate
6 1 (1.82%) Nmap
6 1 (1.82%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.82%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 23 (41.82%) HP
2 21 (38.18%) Microsoft
3 20 (36.36%) Cisco
4 14 (25.45%) Adobe
5 13 (23.64%) VMware
6 11 (20.00%) McAfee
7 8 (14.55%) Apple
7 8 (14.55%) Avaya
7 8 (14.55%) ServiceNow
8 7 (12.73%) Charles River
8 7 (12.73%) Dell
8 7 (12.73%) iManage
8 7 (12.73%) Polycom
8 7 (12.73%) SolarWinds
9 4 (7.27%) Citrix
10 2 (3.64%) Becrypt
10 2 (3.64%) Ivanti
10 2 (3.64%) Meraki
10 2 (3.64%) MobileIron
10 2 (3.64%) Remedy