Period
to 18 January 2018

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 6 months to 18 January 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.

WinDbg
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 871 865 -
Rank change year-on-year -6 - +858
Contract jobs citing WinDbg 5 5 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.005% 0.005% -
As % of the Development Applications category 0.027% 0.031% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 0 0
UK median daily rate £600 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £600 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
UK median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -

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

All Development Application Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for development application skills 18,541 16,134 15,751
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.49% 16.60% 14.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 13,014 10,791 10,481
UK median daily rate £453 £425 £405
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.47% +4.94% +1.25%
10th Percentile £313 £300 £280
90th Percentile £610 £575 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 237 241 392
UK median hourly rate £43.50 £41.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.10% +2.50% +6.67%
10th Percentile £29.00 £19.05 £21.25
90th Percentile £63.75 £53.75 £50.68
UK excluding London median hourly rate £44.00 £40.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +8.64% +1.25% +6.67%

WinDbg
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing WinDbg as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for WinDbg in the UK

WinDbg
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

WinDbg
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WinDbg in the UK

WinDbg
Top 5 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 6 months to 18 January 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
England +7 5 £600 - 5
UK excluding London +1 5 £600 - 4
North of England - 3 £600 -
North West - 3 £600 -
East of England - 2 £575 -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 5 (100.00%) XML
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Python
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) MSI
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Back Office
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server

WinDbg
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:

Applications
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 5 (100.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (100.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MSI
1 5 (100.00%) Visual Studio
General
1 5 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 5 (100.00%) Architect
2 4 (80.00%) Automation Architect
3 1 (20.00%) Automation Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Developer
3 1 (20.00%) Tools Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (100.00%) .NET
1 5 (100.00%) .NET Framework
1 5 (100.00%) REST
1 5 (100.00%) XML
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) SDLC
1 5 (100.00%) Service Delivery
1 5 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 5 (100.00%) Validation
1 5 (100.00%) Waterfall
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) C#
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Python
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (100.00%) Virtual Desktop
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (60.00%) Blue Prism