Period
to 17 December 2017

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 17 December 2017 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
17 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 598 584 575
Rank change year-on-year -14 -9 +12
Contract jobs citing BitLocker 39 32 21
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.083% 0.072% 0.046%
As % of the System Software category 0.66% 0.59% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 22 19
London median daily rate £435 £435 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -3.33% +71.43%
10th Percentile £137 £201 £296
90th Percentile £538 £471 £490
England median daily rate £425 £363 £375
% change year-on-year +17.24% -3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
London median hourly rate £19.50 - -
England median hourly rate £12.25 £19.38 £6.75
% change year-on-year -36.77% +187.04% -62.50%

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 5925 5462 4477
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 12.55% 12.37% 9.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 4283 3749 3047
London median daily rate £490 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.89% +5.88% +13.33%
10th Percentile £185 £200 £175
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
England median daily rate £436 £413 £375
% change year-on-year +5.70% +10.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 141 144 193
London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.21% +4.76% +5.00%
10th Percentile £12.00 £11.48 £10.55
90th Percentile £57.50 £50.00 £38.74
England median hourly rate £16.62 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +3.89% +3.23% -

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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 17 December 2017.

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 17 December 2017. 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 11 £375 +76.47%
BitLocker
England

For the 6 months to 17 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing BitLocker also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for BitLocker.

1 33 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 27 (69.23%) Windows
3 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 23 (58.97%) Windows 10
5 21 (53.85%) VMware
6 19 (48.72%) SCCM
7 18 (46.15%) Windows 7
7 18 (46.15%) Office 365
8 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
9 14 (35.90%) PowerShell
9 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Intune
10 13 (33.33%) Migration
10 13 (33.33%) DHCP
10 13 (33.33%) DNS
11 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
12 11 (28.21%) VBScript
13 9 (23.08%) VPN
13 9 (23.08%) HP
13 9 (23.08%) Internet
13 9 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
14 8 (20.51%) Kalman Filter
14 8 (20.51%) AirWatch
14 8 (20.51%) Server Virtualisation
14 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
14 8 (20.51%) Replication
14 8 (20.51%) SSL
14 8 (20.51%) Cisco
14 8 (20.51%) Terminal Services
14 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
14 8 (20.51%) PKI

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 (17.95%) SharePoint
2 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 18 (46.15%) Office 365
2 12 (30.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 7 (17.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (2.56%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 13 (33.33%) DHCP
1 13 (33.33%) DNS
2 9 (23.08%) Internet
2 9 (23.08%) VPN
3 8 (20.51%) IPsec
3 8 (20.51%) SSL
4 6 (15.38%) Firewall
4 6 (15.38%) WAN
5 5 (12.82%) SAN
5 5 (12.82%) TCP/IP
5 5 (12.82%) VLAN
6 2 (5.13%) Skype
7 1 (2.56%) LAN
7 1 (2.56%) Remote Desktop
Development Applications
1 1 (2.56%) JIRA
1 1 (2.56%) MSI
General
1 7 (17.95%) Publishing
2 5 (12.82%) Finance
3 3 (7.69%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Windows Engineer
2 8 (20.51%) Deployment Engineer
3 7 (17.95%) Windows Deployment Engineer
4 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
4 5 (12.82%) 3rd Line Support
4 5 (12.82%) Consultant
4 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Support
4 5 (12.82%) Support Engineer
5 4 (10.26%) IT Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Windows Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
7 2 (5.13%) IT Support
7 2 (5.13%) IT Support Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Office 365 Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) Technology Analyst
8 1 (2.56%) Applications Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 8 (20.51%) PKI
1 8 (20.51%) Replication
2 1 (2.56%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
2 1 (2.56%) CESG
2 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
2 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (2.56%) Mobile App
2 1 (2.56%) Tandem
2 1 (2.56%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 27 (69.23%) Windows
2 23 (58.97%) Windows 10
3 18 (46.15%) Windows 7
4 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (33.33%) Migration
2 9 (23.08%) Mobile Device Management
3 8 (20.51%) Kalman Filter
3 8 (20.51%) Server Virtualisation
4 7 (17.95%) Multi-Factor Authentication
4 7 (17.95%) Software Deployment
5 6 (15.38%) Cybersecurity
5 6 (15.38%) Security Management
6 5 (12.82%) Application Packaging
6 5 (12.82%) Identity Management
6 5 (12.82%) Infrastructure Management
7 3 (7.69%) Disk Encryption
7 3 (7.69%) Statistics
8 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
8 2 (5.13%) Change Management
8 2 (5.13%) Investment Management
8 2 (5.13%) ITIL
9 1 (2.56%) ITIL V3
9 1 (2.56%) Regression Testing
9 1 (2.56%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (35.90%) PowerShell
2 11 (28.21%) VBScript
3 5 (12.82%) SQL
4 1 (2.56%) C
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
2 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
3 1 (2.56%) BPSS Clearance
3 1 (2.56%) Computer Science Degree
3 1 (2.56%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (10.26%) GDPR
System Software
1 33 (84.62%) Active Directory
2 15 (38.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (20.51%) Hyper-V
3 8 (20.51%) Terminal Services
4 7 (17.95%) VMware Workstation
4 7 (17.95%) vSphere
4 7 (17.95%) XenDesktop
5 3 (7.69%) IAG
5 3 (7.69%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 19 (48.72%) SCCM
2 14 (35.90%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (20.51%) AirWatch
4 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.56%) Norton AntiVirus
4 1 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 24 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 21 (53.85%) VMware
3 9 (23.08%) HP
4 8 (20.51%) CheckPoint
4 8 (20.51%) Cisco
5 7 (17.95%) Citrix
5 7 (17.95%) Qualys
6 6 (15.38%) AlienVault
7 5 (12.82%) NetApp
8 4 (10.26%) Symantec
9 2 (5.13%) AppSense
9 2 (5.13%) McAfee
10 1 (2.56%) Altiris
10 1 (2.56%) LANDesk
10 1 (2.56%) Lumension
10 1 (2.56%) Veeam