Period
to 19 October 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for AirWatch skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited AirWatch over the 6 months to 19 October 2021 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.

VMware AirWatch
UK > England
6 months to
19 Oct 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 678 464 640
Rank change year-on-year -214 +176 +75
Contract jobs citing AirWatch 70 32 156
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.10% 0.12% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.65% 0.74% 1.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 14 103
10th Percentile £167 £160 £150
25th Percentile £207 £222 £181
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £300 £308 £363
Median % change year-on-year -2.44% -15.17% +3.57%
75th Percentile £466 £373 £450
90th Percentile £526 £485 £500
UK median daily rate £425 £340 £363
% change year-on-year +25.00% -6.21% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 2 7
10th Percentile " £12.48 £13.40
25th Percentile £14.25 £13.19 £15.09
Median hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £16.74
Median % change year-on-year -4.92% -8.87% -11.92%
75th Percentile £14.94 £18.19 £18.16
90th Percentile £15.59 £19.43 £30.72
UK median hourly rate £14.50 £15.25 £16.74
% change year-on-year -4.92% -8.87% -11.92%

AirWatch is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 10,744 4,311 11,387
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.95% 16.07% 14.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,754 3,005 7,931
10th Percentile £350 £310 £281
25th Percentile £450 £405 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £638 £588 £600
90th Percentile £700 £666 £675
UK median daily rate £538 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +7.50% - +1.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 152 73 243
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.62 £12.44
25th Percentile £16.00 £14.88 £14.25
Median hourly rate £20.50 £19.50 £19.64
Median % change year-on-year +5.13% -0.71% +12.23%
75th Percentile £47.63 £37.50 £34.50
90th Percentile £62.93 £52.80 £50.20
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £19.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year +17.95% -4.88% +17.14%

AirWatch
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing AirWatch as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for AirWatch in England

AirWatch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for AirWatch in England

AirWatch
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AirWatch in England over the 6 months to 19 October 2021.

Daily rate histogram for AirWatch in England

AirWatch
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hourly rate trend for AirWatch in England

AirWatch
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AirWatch within the England region over the 6 months to 19 October 2021. 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
South East -77 27 £244 -19.42%
London -194 21 £363 +11.54% 2
Midlands -73 8 £425 - 2
East of England -40 7 - - 5
West Midlands -58 7 £338 - 1
North of England -76 5 £323 - 7
North West - 3 £323 - 2
Yorkshire -44 2 £363 - 5
South West -52 1 - - 1
AirWatch
UK

For the 6 months to 19 October 2021, IT contractor jobs citing AirWatch 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 England region with a requirement for AirWatch.

1 46 (65.71%) Windows
2 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
3 38 (54.29%) Active Directory
4 37 (52.86%) SCCM
5 28 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
6 22 (31.43%) Azure
6 22 (31.43%) Windows 10
7 20 (28.57%) ITIL
8 19 (27.14%) Incident Management
9 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
9 18 (25.71%) Mobile Device Management
10 17 (24.29%) Microsoft Intune
11 16 (22.86%) VMware
11 16 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
11 16 (22.86%) Social Skills
12 15 (21.43%) Cisco
12 15 (21.43%) Citrix
12 15 (21.43%) Windows 7
13 14 (20.00%) ServiceNow
14 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
14 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
15 12 (17.14%) Problem Management
15 12 (17.14%) AWS
15 12 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
16 11 (15.71%) VPN
16 11 (15.71%) DNS
16 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
16 11 (15.71%) MobileIron
16 11 (15.71%) Skype
17 10 (14.29%) Windows Server

AirWatch
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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 9 (12.86%) SharePoint
2 6 (8.57%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.14%) Skype for Business
4 4 (5.71%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.43%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (1.43%) IIS
5 1 (1.43%) SAS
Applications
1 18 (25.71%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (4.29%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.43%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 28 (40.00%) Microsoft 365
2 22 (31.43%) Azure
3 12 (17.14%) AWS
4 9 (12.86%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (8.57%) Yammer
6 5 (7.14%) IaaS
6 5 (7.14%) PaaS
6 5 (7.14%) SaaS
7 2 (2.86%) GCP
7 2 (2.86%) Google Workspace
8 1 (1.43%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 1 (1.43%) Azure Sentinel
8 1 (1.43%) iTunes
8 1 (1.43%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 12 (17.14%) Wi-Fi
2 11 (15.71%) DNS
2 11 (15.71%) Skype
2 11 (15.71%) VPN
3 10 (14.29%) DHCP
4 7 (10.00%) TCP/IP
5 6 (8.57%) Cisco IOS
5 6 (8.57%) Firewall
6 3 (4.29%) LAN
6 3 (4.29%) NetScaler
6 3 (4.29%) VLAN
6 3 (4.29%) WAN
7 1 (1.43%) ADSL
7 1 (1.43%) Broadband
7 1 (1.43%) Cisco ASA
7 1 (1.43%) VoIP
7 1 (1.43%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.14%) MySQL
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server
1 5 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 16 (22.86%) Social Skills
2 6 (8.57%) Finance
3 5 (7.14%) Retail
4 4 (5.71%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (4.29%) Electronics
5 3 (4.29%) Manufacturing
5 3 (4.29%) Marketing
5 3 (4.29%) Public Sector
5 3 (4.29%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.86%) Banking
6 2 (2.86%) Documentation Skills
7 1 (1.43%) Automotive
7 1 (1.43%) Italian Language
7 1 (1.43%) Law
7 1 (1.43%) Local Government
7 1 (1.43%) Organisational Skills
7 1 (1.43%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (20.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 10 (14.29%) Analyst
2 10 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 7 (10.00%) Applications Support
3 7 (10.00%) Consultant
3 7 (10.00%) IT Support
3 7 (10.00%) Service Analyst
3 7 (10.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (8.57%) 2nd Line Support
5 5 (7.14%) Technical Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Applications Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Applications Support Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) IT Support Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Microsoft Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) SCCM Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Support Specialist
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Leader
6 4 (5.71%) Technical Services Analyst
6 4 (5.71%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.71%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.43%) 802.1X
1 1 (1.43%) Middleware
1 1 (1.43%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (12.86%) CMDB
2 8 (11.43%) Management Information System
3 6 (8.57%) iPad
3 6 (8.57%) iPhone
3 6 (8.57%) PKI
4 5 (7.14%) Digital Signage
5 4 (5.71%) Blackberry
6 3 (4.29%) Driving Licence
6 3 (4.29%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (4.29%) Mobile App
6 3 (4.29%) User Experience
7 2 (2.86%) BYOD
7 2 (2.86%) NHS
7 2 (2.86%) Social Media
8 1 (1.43%) Cyberattack
8 1 (1.43%) Data Protection Act
8 1 (1.43%) Handset
8 1 (1.43%) Self-Motivation
8 1 (1.43%) Smartcard
8 1 (1.43%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 46 (65.71%) Windows
2 22 (31.43%) Windows 10
3 15 (21.43%) Windows 7
4 10 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 6 (8.57%) Android
5 6 (8.57%) Apple iOS
5 6 (8.57%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.29%) Windows Mobile
7 2 (2.86%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.43%) Windows 8
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2003
8 1 (1.43%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.57%) ITIL
2 19 (27.14%) Incident Management
3 18 (25.71%) Mobile Device Management
4 16 (22.86%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 12 (17.14%) Problem Management
6 9 (12.86%) Problem-Solving
6 9 (12.86%) Service Delivery
7 7 (10.00%) Configuration Management
7 7 (10.00%) ITIL V3
8 6 (8.57%) Service Management
9 5 (7.14%) CRM
9 5 (7.14%) Customer-Centricity
9 5 (7.14%) Project Delivery
9 5 (7.14%) Storage Management
10 4 (5.71%) Capacity Management
10 4 (5.71%) Mathematics
10 4 (5.71%) Open Source
10 4 (5.71%) Patch Management
10 4 (5.71%) Technical Architecture
11 3 (4.29%) Digital Marketing
Programming Languages
1 5 (7.14%) Java
1 5 (7.14%) SQL
2 2 (2.86%) PowerShell
3 1 (1.43%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 13 (18.57%) SC Cleared
1 13 (18.57%) Security Cleared
2 7 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (8.57%) ITIL Certification
3 6 (8.57%) MCITP
3 6 (8.57%) MCTS
4 5 (7.14%) MCP
5 4 (5.71%) Degree
6 3 (4.29%) A+ Certification
6 3 (4.29%) Network+ Certification
7 2 (2.86%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (1.43%) CISSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.43%) SLA
System Software
1 38 (54.29%) Active Directory
2 11 (15.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.57%) vSphere
4 3 (4.29%) VMware Workstation
5 2 (2.86%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (1.43%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 37 (52.86%) SCCM
2 17 (24.29%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (8.57%) vRealize
4 5 (7.14%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (4.29%) Single Sign-On
6 1 (1.43%) Active Directory Federation Services
6 1 (1.43%) MaaS360
6 1 (1.43%) Norton AntiVirus
6 1 (1.43%) Opsgenie
6 1 (1.43%) SCOM
6 1 (1.43%) SCVMM
6 1 (1.43%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.43%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.43%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 44 (62.86%) Microsoft
2 16 (22.86%) VMware
3 15 (21.43%) Cisco
3 15 (21.43%) Citrix
4 14 (20.00%) ServiceNow
5 11 (15.71%) MobileIron
6 6 (8.57%) Apple
6 6 (8.57%) Meraki
7 5 (7.14%) Adyen
7 5 (7.14%) Blue Coat
7 5 (7.14%) Lumension
8 4 (5.71%) Dell
8 4 (5.71%) Palo Alto
8 4 (5.71%) Sophos
9 3 (4.29%) Adobe
9 3 (4.29%) Okta
9 3 (4.29%) SAP
9 3 (4.29%) Wyse
10 2 (2.86%) Samsung
10 2 (2.86%) Shavlik