The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for WinDbg skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WinDbg over the 3 months to 28 March 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.

WinDbg
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 605 - 641
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing WinDbg 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.007% - 0.002%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.038% - 0.014%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

WinDbg is in the development application skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills.

Contract Development Application Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 7822 7816 7091
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.35% 14.59% 13.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5284 5224 4525
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £310 £300 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 176 189 137
Median hourly rate £42.50 £42.40 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.24% +13.05%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £31.35 £32.00 £28.97
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.50 £50.00 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £42.50 £42.29 £37.50
% change year-on-year +0.49% +12.77%  

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Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing WinDbg as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Development Applications category.

Job vacancy trend for WinDbg in the UK

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Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WinDbg in the UK

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinDbg in the UK

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Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WinDbg within the UK over the 3 months to 28 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 3 - -
England - 3 - - 4

WinDbg
Top 30 Co-occurring IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WinDbg also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for WinDbg.

1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) C#
2 3 (60.00%) .NET
2 3 (60.00%) SOAP
2 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (60.00%) TDD
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
2 3 (60.00%) QA
2 3 (60.00%) WPF
2 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 3 (60.00%) Fixed Income
2 3 (60.00%) Product Management
2 3 (60.00%) REST
2 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
2 3 (60.00%) MVVM
2 3 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
2 3 (60.00%) SDLC
2 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
3 2 (40.00%) Varonis
3 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
3 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
3 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
3 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (40.00%) Office 365
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring

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Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (40.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 2 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 2 (40.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (40.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (40.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) DHCP
1 2 (40.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 5 (100.00%) Finance
2 3 (60.00%) Banking
2 3 (60.00%) Investment Banking
3 2 (40.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (60.00%) Developer
1 3 (60.00%) WPF Developer
2 2 (40.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Senior Systems Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Systems Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) .NET
1 3 (60.00%) REST
1 3 (60.00%) SOAP
1 3 (60.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (60.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (40.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (40.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (40.00%) Windows
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 10
1 2 (40.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (60.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (60.00%) MVVM
1 3 (60.00%) Product Management
1 3 (60.00%) SDLC
1 3 (60.00%) TDD
1 3 (60.00%) Technical Analysis
1 3 (60.00%) Unit Testing
2 2 (40.00%) ITIL
2 2 (40.00%) Performance Monitoring
2 2 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) C#
2 2 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (40.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (60.00%) QA
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (40.00%) Hyper-V
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESX
1 2 (40.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (40.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (40.00%) XenApp
1 2 (40.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
1 2 (40.00%) SCOM
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 2 (40.00%) CA
1 2 (40.00%) Cisco
1 2 (40.00%) Citrix
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (40.00%) Symantec
1 2 (40.00%) Varonis
1 2 (40.00%) VMware
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