Period
to 25 September 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for Microsoft Intune skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Intune over the 6 months to 25 September 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.

Microsoft Intune (formerly Windows Intune)
UK > England
6 months to
25 Sep 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 338 304 381
Rank change year-on-year -34 +77 +155
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Intune 462 190 516
As % of all contract jobs advertised in England 0.72% 0.74% 0.64%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.59% 4.56% 4.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 297 101 338
10th Percentile £217 £200 £169
25th Percentile £313 £318 £310
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
75th Percentile £538 £538 £488
90th Percentile £600 £588 £527
UK median daily rate £434 £425 £425
% change year-on-year +2.01% - +6.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 4 17
10th Percentile £14.90 £13.13 £11.95
25th Percentile £15.50 £13.69 £13.75
Median hourly rate £17.18 £14.00 £27.50
Median % change year-on-year +22.68% -49.09% +42.86%
75th Percentile £26.13 £14.56 £51.42
90th Percentile £29.20 £15.13 £82.50
UK median hourly rate £17.18 £13.75 £27.50
% change year-on-year +24.91% -50.00% +42.86%

Microsoft Intune 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 10,058 4,167 12,161
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 15.70% 16.12% 15.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 7,210 2,911 8,408
10th Percentile £350 £313 £294
25th Percentile £450 £406 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £530 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +6.00% - -
75th Percentile £625 £588 £600
90th Percentile £700 £675 £675
UK median daily rate £525 £500 £500
% change year-on-year +5.00% - +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 133 69 252
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.50 £12.25
25th Percentile £16.00 £14.00 £14.75
Median hourly rate £21.00 £19.50 £20.00
Median % change year-on-year +7.69% -2.50% +14.29%
75th Percentile £42.50 £39.00 £37.50
90th Percentile £59.98 £49.00 £51.36
UK median hourly rate £23.00 £19.39 £21.00
% change year-on-year +18.62% -7.67% +20.00%

Microsoft Intune
Job Vacancy Trend in England

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Intune in England

Microsoft Intune
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Intune in England

Microsoft Intune
Daily Rate Histogram in England

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Intune in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Microsoft Intune in England

Microsoft Intune
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft Intune in England

Microsoft Intune
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Microsoft Intune in England over the 6 months to 25 September 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Intune in England

Microsoft Intune
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 Microsoft Intune within the England region over the 6 months to 25 September 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
London -44 241 £481 +13.24% 55
North of England -56 53 £365 +4.29% 67
South East -50 48 £350 -18.33% 35
Midlands -65 35 £369 -32.95% 33
East of England -20 33 £325 -4.41% 18
North West -57 25 £388 +10.71% 35
West Midlands -59 24 £369 -32.95% 20
South West -33 23 £400 +23.08% 18
Yorkshire -33 22 £275 -26.67% 25
East Midlands -28 11 £320 -46.67% 13
North East -5 6 £350 - 7
Microsoft Intune
UK

For the 6 months to 25 September 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Intune 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 Microsoft Intune.

1 376 (81.39%) Microsoft 365
2 351 (75.97%) Azure
3 328 (71.00%) Microsoft
4 300 (64.94%) Active Directory
5 292 (63.20%) Windows
6 185 (40.04%) Azure Active Directory
7 163 (35.28%) SCCM
8 150 (32.47%) Windows 10
9 132 (28.57%) PowerShell
10 127 (27.49%) SharePoint
11 119 (25.76%) Social Skills
12 90 (19.48%) VMware
13 88 (19.05%) Migration
14 82 (17.75%) Windows Server
15 77 (16.67%) Finance
16 73 (15.80%) Microsoft Office
17 69 (14.94%) DNS
17 69 (14.94%) OneDrive
18 67 (14.50%) ITIL
19 66 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 63 (13.64%) Firewall
21 61 (13.20%) Citrix
22 58 (12.55%) AWS
23 56 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
24 52 (11.26%) Android
25 51 (11.04%) Cisco
26 50 (10.82%) DHCP
27 49 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
28 44 (9.52%) Apple iOS
29 43 (9.31%) IaaS

Microsoft Intune
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
1 127 (27.49%) SharePoint
2 33 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 21 (4.55%) Skype for Business
4 11 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (1.73%) Exchange Server 2010
6 5 (1.08%) Confluence
7 3 (0.65%) IIS
7 3 (0.65%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.43%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 73 (15.80%) Microsoft Office
2 11 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.08%) MS Visio
4 4 (0.87%) Microsoft Project
5 3 (0.65%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP HR
Cloud Services
1 376 (81.39%) Microsoft 365
2 351 (75.97%) Azure
3 185 (40.04%) Azure Active Directory
4 69 (14.94%) OneDrive
5 58 (12.55%) AWS
6 43 (9.31%) IaaS
7 28 (6.06%) Power Platform
8 27 (5.84%) Mimecast
8 27 (5.84%) Yammer
9 19 (4.11%) PaaS
9 19 (4.11%) SaaS
10 16 (3.46%) PowerApps
11 14 (3.03%) Azure Cosmos DB
11 14 (3.03%) Azure Functions
11 14 (3.03%) Serverless
12 10 (2.16%) Power Automate
13 8 (1.73%) Google Workspace
14 7 (1.52%) GCP
15 4 (0.87%) Dynamics 365
16 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 69 (14.94%) DNS
2 63 (13.64%) Firewall
3 50 (10.82%) DHCP
4 43 (9.31%) VPN
5 38 (8.23%) WAN
6 30 (6.49%) LAN
7 25 (5.41%) Skype
8 21 (4.55%) Wi-Fi
9 17 (3.68%) SAN
10 15 (3.25%) Unified Communications
10 15 (3.25%) VoIP
10 15 (3.25%) Wireless
11 14 (3.03%) TCP/IP
12 11 (2.38%) SMTP
13 10 (2.16%) DMARC
13 10 (2.16%) SD-WAN
13 10 (2.16%) VLAN
14 9 (1.95%) Internet
15 8 (1.73%) NAS
16 7 (1.52%) DKIM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (5.41%) SQL Server
2 16 (3.46%) Power BI
3 5 (1.08%) Amazon RDS
4 4 (0.87%) MySQL
4 4 (0.87%) PostgreSQL
5 3 (0.65%) Oracle Reports
6 2 (0.43%) Data Warehouse
6 2 (0.43%) Hadoop
6 2 (0.43%) HBase
6 2 (0.43%) Tableau
7 1 (0.22%) Azure SQL Database
Development Applications
1 11 (2.38%) JIRA
2 9 (1.95%) MSI
3 6 (1.30%) Android Studio
3 6 (1.30%) Xcode
4 2 (0.43%) Inno Setup
4 2 (0.43%) InstallShield
5 1 (0.22%) AdminStudio
5 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
5 1 (0.22%) ReSharper
5 1 (0.22%) Visual Studio
General
1 119 (25.76%) Social Skills
2 77 (16.67%) Finance
3 39 (8.44%) Analytical Skills
4 31 (6.71%) Public Sector
5 16 (3.46%) Telecoms
6 10 (2.16%) Influencing Skills
7 9 (1.95%) Digital Economy
7 9 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 9 (1.95%) Marketing
7 9 (1.95%) Organisational Skills
8 8 (1.73%) Banking
9 7 (1.52%) Electronics
10 6 (1.30%) Legal
10 6 (1.30%) Publishing
10 6 (1.30%) Retail
11 5 (1.08%) French Language
12 4 (0.87%) Documentation Skills
12 4 (0.87%) Law
12 4 (0.87%) Local Government
12 4 (0.87%) Presentation Skills
Job Titles
1 52 (11.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 51 (11.04%) Architect
3 47 (10.17%) Analyst
4 46 (9.96%) Consultant
5 43 (9.31%) Support Engineer
6 37 (8.01%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
7 27 (5.84%) 3rd Line Engineer
8 26 (5.63%) Azure Engineer
9 24 (5.19%) IT Engineer
10 21 (4.55%) 3rd Line Support
10 21 (4.55%) Cloud Engineer
10 21 (4.55%) IT Support
10 21 (4.55%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
11 19 (4.11%) 2nd Line Support
12 16 (3.46%) Microsoft 365 Architect
13 14 (3.03%) Developer
14 13 (2.81%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
14 13 (2.81%) SCCM Engineer
14 13 (2.81%) Security Engineer
14 13 (2.81%) Service Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 25 (5.41%) OAuth
2 21 (4.55%) REST
3 20 (4.33%) Microsoft Graph
4 15 (3.25%) .NET
4 15 (3.25%) SAML
5 13 (2.81%) Web Services
6 12 (2.60%) AngularJS
7 3 (0.65%) Software Packaging
8 2 (0.43%) .NET Core
8 2 (0.43%) ARM Templates
8 2 (0.43%) ASP.NET
8 2 (0.43%) COM
8 2 (0.43%) JSON
8 2 (0.43%) OpenID
9 1 (0.22%) 802.1X
9 1 (0.22%) COM+
9 1 (0.22%) CSS
9 1 (0.22%) DCOM
9 1 (0.22%) HTML
9 1 (0.22%) RESTful
Miscellaneous
1 25 (5.41%) Data Centre
2 24 (5.19%) Management Information System
3 15 (3.25%) Blackberry
4 12 (2.60%) Virtual Team
5 11 (2.38%) CMDB
6 10 (2.16%) Driving Licence
6 10 (2.16%) Mobile App
6 10 (2.16%) PKI
6 10 (2.16%) Social Media
7 9 (1.95%) BYOD
7 9 (1.95%) Self-Motivation
8 8 (1.73%) Enterprise Software
9 6 (1.30%) EPoS
9 6 (1.30%) HoloLens
9 6 (1.30%) Life Science
10 5 (1.08%) Microsoft Licensing
10 5 (1.08%) Public Cloud
10 5 (1.08%) User Experience
11 4 (0.87%) Replication
12 3 (0.65%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 292 (63.20%) Windows
2 150 (32.47%) Windows 10
3 82 (17.75%) Windows Server
4 52 (11.26%) Android
5 44 (9.52%) Apple iOS
6 30 (6.49%) Windows 7
7 29 (6.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 27 (5.84%) Linux
9 25 (5.41%) Mac OS
9 25 (5.41%) Windows Server 2016
10 20 (4.33%) Windows Server 2019
11 11 (2.38%) Windows Server 2008
12 10 (2.16%) Windows Mobile
13 7 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (1.52%) Unix
13 7 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (0.87%) Mac OS X
14 4 (0.87%) Ubuntu
15 2 (0.43%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 88 (19.05%) Migration
2 67 (14.50%) ITIL
3 66 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 56 (12.12%) Problem-Solving
5 36 (7.79%) Mobile Device Management
6 35 (7.58%) Change Management
7 31 (6.71%) Service Management
8 30 (6.49%) DevOps
9 29 (6.28%) Cybersecurity
10 26 (5.63%) Agile Software Development
10 26 (5.63%) Analytics
11 24 (5.19%) ITSM
12 23 (4.98%) Collaborative Working
13 22 (4.76%) Application Packaging
13 22 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
14 19 (4.11%) Configuration Management
14 19 (4.11%) Problem Management
15 18 (3.90%) Incident Management
16 17 (3.68%) Asset Management
16 17 (3.68%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 132 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 31 (6.71%) SQL
3 20 (4.33%) C
4 10 (2.16%) Python
5 8 (1.73%) C#
6 6 (1.30%) VB
7 5 (1.08%) R
8 4 (0.87%) Bash Shell
8 4 (0.87%) VBScript
9 3 (0.65%) JavaScript
9 3 (0.65%) T-SQL
10 1 (0.22%) C++
10 1 (0.22%) PHP
10 1 (0.22%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 35 (7.58%) Degree
2 27 (5.84%) Security Cleared
3 24 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
4 23 (4.98%) SC Cleared
5 13 (2.81%) MCSE
6 10 (2.16%) MCSA
7 9 (1.95%) DBS Check
8 8 (1.73%) Cisco Certification
9 7 (1.52%) MCP
10 6 (1.30%) CISSP
11 5 (1.08%) CCNA
11 5 (1.08%) MCITP
12 4 (0.87%) TOGAF Certification
13 3 (0.65%) CCNP
13 3 (0.65%) CISM
13 3 (0.65%) DV Cleared
13 3 (0.65%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 3 (0.65%) MCTS
14 2 (0.43%) AWS Certification
14 2 (0.43%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (5.41%) GDPR
2 16 (3.46%) SLA
3 14 (3.03%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 10 (2.16%) Data Quality
5 4 (0.87%) QA
6 3 (0.65%) Cyber Essentials
6 3 (0.65%) PMO
7 2 (0.43%) Sarbanes-Oxley
7 2 (0.43%) SOC 2
8 1 (0.22%) COBIT
8 1 (0.22%) FISMA
8 1 (0.22%) ITGC
8 1 (0.22%) NCSC
8 1 (0.22%) NIST
System Software
1 300 (64.94%) Active Directory
2 49 (10.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 36 (7.79%) Virtual Desktop
4 25 (5.41%) Hyper-V
5 20 (4.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 16 (3.46%) XenApp
6 16 (3.46%) XenDesktop
7 15 (3.25%) vSphere
8 12 (2.60%) Virtual Machines
8 12 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (1.08%) BitLocker
10 4 (0.87%) VMware NSX
10 4 (0.87%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (0.65%) Firmware
12 2 (0.43%) HDFS
12 2 (0.43%) Terminal Services
13 1 (0.22%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.22%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 163 (35.28%) SCCM
2 39 (8.44%) Active Directory Federation Services
3 34 (7.36%) Single Sign-On
4 17 (3.68%) AirWatch
5 14 (3.03%) Terraform
6 11 (2.38%) Jamf Pro
7 10 (2.16%) Ansible
8 9 (1.95%) FortiGate
9 7 (1.52%) SCOM
10 6 (1.30%) SmoothWall
11 5 (1.08%) Cisco CUCM
11 5 (1.08%) vCenter Server
12 4 (0.87%) NetBackup
13 3 (0.65%) Kubernetes
13 3 (0.65%) Nessus
13 3 (0.65%) PaperCut
13 3 (0.65%) SCOrch
13 3 (0.65%) vRealize
14 2 (0.43%) PingFederate
14 2 (0.43%) vRealize Orchestrator
Vendors
1 328 (71.00%) Microsoft
2 90 (19.48%) VMware
3 61 (13.20%) Citrix
4 51 (11.04%) Cisco
5 40 (8.66%) ServiceNow
6 35 (7.58%) Apple
7 29 (6.28%) Ivanti
8 17 (3.68%) MobileIron
9 16 (3.46%) Dell
10 13 (2.81%) Samsung
11 11 (2.38%) NetApp
11 11 (2.38%) Okta
11 11 (2.38%) Oracle
11 11 (2.38%) Symantec
12 10 (2.16%) EMC
12 10 (2.16%) SAP
12 10 (2.16%) Veeam
13 9 (1.95%) HP
13 9 (1.95%) Meraki
14 8 (1.73%) Fortinet