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 29 June 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
29 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 644 627
Contract jobs citing WinDbg 0 5 17
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.009% 0.030%
As % of the Development Applications category - 0.060% 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 3
UK median daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
UK median hourly rate - - £30.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.50

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 8300 8352 7507
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 17.62% 15.55% 13.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 13767 13874 10826
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25%  
10th Percentile £313 £305 £279
90th Percentile £590 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £363
% change year-on-year +3.12% +10.34%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 290 191 186
UK median hourly rate £42.50 £42.00 £37.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +13.51%  
10th Percentile £31.25 £25.00 £21.01
90th Percentile £63.75 £50.78 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.25 £42.00 £37.04
% change year-on-year +2.97% +13.39%  

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

For the 6 months to 29 June 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 3 (100.00%) C#
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
1 3 (100.00%) Product Management
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Team

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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 3 (100.00%) Developer
1 3 (100.00%) WPF Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) .NET
1 3 (100.00%) REST
1 3 (100.00%) SOAP
1 3 (100.00%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Fixed Income
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 3 (100.00%) Dependency Injection
1 3 (100.00%) MVVM
1 3 (100.00%) Product Management
1 3 (100.00%) SDLC
1 3 (100.00%) TDD
1 3 (100.00%) Technical Analysis
1 3 (100.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) C#
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA