Period
to 20 July 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Manchester 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 July 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
North West > Manchester
6 months to
20 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 147 155 -
Rank change year-on-year +8 - +148
Contract jobs citing BitLocker 3 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 0.11% 0.062% -
As % of the System Software category 0.67% 0.47% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 0
Manchester median daily rate £440 £115 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +282.61% - -
North West median daily rate £370 £135 -
% change year-on-year +174.07% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Manchester median hourly rate - - -
North West median hourly rate - - -

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 Manchester with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
Manchester
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 449 425 261
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Manchester 15.74% 13.12% 9.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 290 287 148
Manchester median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.50% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £212 £155 £113
90th Percentile £606 £575 £575
North West median daily rate £438 £400 £378
% change year-on-year +9.38% +5.96% -5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 35 23
Manchester median hourly rate £14.75 £15.00 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.67% - +19.24%
10th Percentile £12.67 £11.13 £10.15
90th Percentile £17.63 £30.41 £18.95
North West median hourly rate £15.43 £15.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year +2.87% -3.23% +14.81%

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Job Vacancy Trend in Manchester

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

Job vacancy trend for BitLocker in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor daily rate trend for BitLocker in Manchester

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Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Manchester

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing BitLocker in Manchester over the 6 months to 20 July 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for BitLocker in Manchester

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Manchester

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for BitLocker in Manchester

For the 6 months to 20 July 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 Manchester region with a requirement for BitLocker.

1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) MCSE
3 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
3 1 (33.33%) DHCP
3 1 (33.33%) VPN
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
3 1 (33.33%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) vSphere
3 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
3 1 (33.33%) Acronis
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
3 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
3 1 (33.33%) People Management
3 1 (33.33%) Skype
3 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) BYOD
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP

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Co-occurring IT Skills in Manchester 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 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (33.33%) Azure Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (33.33%) Skype
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) VLAN
2 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support
1 1 (33.33%) Active Directory Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support
1 1 (33.33%) Citrix Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Support
1 1 (33.33%) Head of Infrastructure
1 1 (33.33%) Implementation Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) BYOD
1 1 (33.33%) Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
1 1 (33.33%) FlexPod
1 1 (33.33%) NHS
1 1 (33.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Data ONTAP
2 1 (33.33%) Windows NT
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Application Discovery
1 1 (33.33%) Application Packaging
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
1 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Management
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) People Management
1 1 (33.33%) Self-Awareness
1 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (33.33%) MCP
1 1 (33.33%) MCSE
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (33.33%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) Backup Exec
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (33.33%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (33.33%) NetBackup
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Citrix
2 2 (66.67%) Veeam
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
3 1 (33.33%) Acronis
3 1 (33.33%) ESET
3 1 (33.33%) Ivanti
3 1 (33.33%) Kaspersky
3 1 (33.33%) McAfee
3 1 (33.33%) NetApp
3 1 (33.33%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec