Period
to 16 November 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in West Yorkshire 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 16 November 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.

Microsoft BitLocker
Yorkshire > West Yorkshire
6 months to
16 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 164 156 176
Rank change year-on-year -8 +20 -
Contract jobs citing BitLocker 3 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 0.087% 0.033% 0.027%
As % of the System Software category 0.64% 0.23% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
West Yorkshire median daily rate £375 - £425
10th Percentile £363 - £413
90th Percentile £388 - £438
Yorkshire median daily rate £375 £450 £358
% change year-on-year -16.67% +25.87% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
West Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
Yorkshire 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 West Yorkshire with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
West Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 466 437 406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in West Yorkshire 13.57% 14.52% 11.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 284 302 255
West Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +5.00% +14.29%
10th Percentile £288 £175 £175
90th Percentile £538 £538 £558
Yorkshire median daily rate £413 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +15.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 11
West Yorkshire median hourly rate £12.14 £12.00 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.17% - -
10th Percentile £9.63 £9.80 £10.00
90th Percentile £19.59 £19.28 £23.75
Yorkshire median hourly rate £11.89 £12.00 £14.00
% change year-on-year -0.92% -14.29% +16.67%

BitLocker
Job Vacancy Trend in West Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for BitLocker in West Yorkshire

BitLocker
Contract Job Locations in West Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing BitLocker within the West Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 16 November 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
Leeds - 3 £375 -
BitLocker
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 16 November 2018, 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 West Yorkshire region with a requirement for BitLocker.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
1 3 (100.00%) Aspera SmartTrack
1 3 (100.00%) Retail
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys

BitLocker
Co-occurring IT Skills in West Yorkshire 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%) Retail
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (66.67%) Security Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Mac OS
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Information Security
1 3 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Aspera SmartTrack
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Qualys