Period
to 6 April 2020

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 6 April 2020 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
6 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 689 861 893
Rank change year-on-year +172 +32 -41
Contract jobs citing WinDbg 4 17 7
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.006% 0.018% 0.007%
As % of the Development Applications category 0.037% 0.084% 0.036%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 5
Median daily rate £431 £394 £600
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.52% -34.38% -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - £600
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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 10,789 20,281 19,535
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 17.46% 20.92% 19.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,006 13,736 13,596
Median daily rate £488 £480 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.56% +1.05% +11.76%
10th Percentile £330 £325 £313
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 211 294 221
Median hourly rate £42.50 £43.00 £44.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.16% -3.37% +8.54%
10th Percentile £18.25 £25.12 £28.00
90th Percentile £63.00 £55.00 £67.50
Median hourly rate £37.50 £44.00 £43.50
% change year-on-year -14.77% +1.15% +6.10%

WinDbg
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for WinDbg in the UK

WinDbg
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WinDbg.

Daily rate trend for WinDbg in the UK

WinDbg
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing WinDbg.

Hourly rate trend for WinDbg in the UK

WinDbg
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 6 months to 6 April 2020. 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 +154 4 £431 +9.52%
London +149 4 £431 +9.52%

For the 6 months to 6 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing WinDbg 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 with a requirement for WinDbg.

1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Ivanti
2 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 3 (75.00%) Citrix
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
3 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 2 (50.00%) Finance
3 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (50.00%) VBScript
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
3 2 (50.00%) Perfmon
3 2 (50.00%) ThinApp
3 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (25.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
4 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (25.00%) SCOM
4 1 (25.00%) Service Management
4 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
4 1 (25.00%) ITSM
4 1 (25.00%) MSI

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:

Cloud Services
1 1 (25.00%) Azure
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (25.00%) InstallShield
1 1 (25.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Applications Packager
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) SC Cleared Application Packager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Handset
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Android
3 1 (25.00%) Mac OS
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (25.00%) E-Discovery
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (25.00%) ITIL
2 1 (25.00%) ITSM
2 1 (25.00%) Presales
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (25.00%) Project Management
2 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (25.00%) Service Management
2 1 (25.00%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 2 (50.00%) VBScript
2 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (50.00%) Terminal Services
3 1 (25.00%) DFS Replication
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (25.00%) XenApp
3 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
2 2 (50.00%) Perfmon
2 2 (50.00%) ThinApp
3 1 (25.00%) Jamf Pro
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) WSUS
3 1 (25.00%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Citrix
1 3 (75.00%) Ivanti
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (25.00%) Apple
3 1 (25.00%) HP
3 1 (25.00%) Lumension
3 1 (25.00%) McAfee
3 1 (25.00%) VMware