Period
to 12 December 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 12 December 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.

VMware AirWatch
UK
6 months to
12 Dec 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 701 736 793
Rank change year-on-year +35 +57 +9
Contract jobs citing AirWatch 194 162 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.19% 0.16% 0.092%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.65% 1.43% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 134 105 54
UK median daily rate £325 £345 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.80% -10.97% +19.23%
10th Percentile £135 £168 £128
90th Percentile £513 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £310 £350 £475
% change year-on-year -11.43% -26.32% +46.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 14 13
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £28.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.81% +67.65% -
10th Percentile £13.30 £12.55 £11.19
90th Percentile £42.25 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £28.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -50.88% +67.65% -10.05%

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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11741 11315 9669
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.36% 10.95% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 7980 7241 5938
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +9.76% +4.46%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £238
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 259 331
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +5.26% -5.00%
10th Percentile £10.98 £12.70 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.35 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £20.73 £19.03
% change year-on-year -22.82% +8.93% -5.13%

AirWatch
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing AirWatch as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for AirWatch in the UK

AirWatch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing AirWatch.

Contractor daily rate trend for AirWatch in the UK

AirWatch
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing AirWatch over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for AirWatch in the UK

AirWatch
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing AirWatch.

Contractor hourly rate trend for AirWatch in the UK

AirWatch
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing AirWatch over the 6 months to 12 December 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for AirWatch in the UK

AirWatch
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing AirWatch within the UK over the 6 months to 12 December 2017. 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 +17 181 £325 -6.47% 15
UK excluding London +21 101 £310 -11.43% 8
London +12 83 £375 +48.51% 7
South East -4 41 £358 -2.72% 1
South West +29 27 £388 +55.00%
North of England +36 17 £215 -34.85% 6
Midlands +30 12 £350 +6.06% 1
Yorkshire +31 9 £313 +19.05% 3
East Midlands +2 8 £313 -
North West +10 7 £120 -68.00% 3
West Midlands +16 4 £425 +28.79% 1
Scotland -19 4 £394 +19.32%
East of England -13 3 £110 -78.00%
North East +53 1 £143 -56.82%
Wales - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 12 December 2017, IT contractor jobs citing AirWatch 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 AirWatch.

1 144 (74.23%) Windows
2 103 (53.09%) Active Directory
3 84 (43.30%) SCCM
4 70 (36.08%) Microsoft
5 66 (34.02%) Windows 10
6 65 (33.51%) Windows 7
7 62 (31.96%) Office 365
8 57 (29.38%) VMware
9 39 (20.10%) ITIL
10 38 (19.59%) Migration
10 38 (19.59%) Mobile Device Management
11 33 (17.01%) Apple iOS
11 33 (17.01%) PowerShell
12 32 (16.49%) Cisco
13 30 (15.46%) MS Exchange
13 30 (15.46%) LAN
14 29 (14.95%) WAN
14 29 (14.95%) Citrix
14 29 (14.95%) Finance
14 29 (14.95%) Windows Server 2012
15 28 (14.43%) Android
15 28 (14.43%) Windows Server
15 28 (14.43%) Microsoft Office
16 27 (13.92%) MobileIron
17 26 (13.40%) Skype for Business
18 25 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
19 24 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
19 24 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2010
19 24 (12.37%) Windows 8
20 23 (11.86%) Skype

AirWatch
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:

Application Platforms
1 30 (15.46%) MS Exchange
2 26 (13.40%) Skype for Business
3 24 (12.37%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (7.73%) SharePoint
5 7 (3.61%) IIS
6 5 (2.58%) Exchange Server 2003
7 4 (2.06%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 4 (2.06%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.55%) Apache
8 3 (1.55%) IBM Domino
8 3 (1.55%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.03%) CMS
9 2 (1.03%) Drupal
9 2 (1.03%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (1.03%) SharePoint 2013
10 1 (0.52%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 28 (14.43%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.06%) MS Visio
3 3 (1.55%) Microsoft Excel
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.52%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 3 (1.55%) LatentZero
1 3 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.52%) Retail-J
2 1 (0.52%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 62 (31.96%) Office 365
2 22 (11.34%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.70%) Amazon AWS
4 8 (4.12%) Azure Active Directory
5 7 (3.61%) OneDrive
6 6 (3.09%) G Suite
7 4 (2.06%) Mimecast
7 4 (2.06%) SaaS
8 3 (1.55%) IaaS
8 3 (1.55%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 30 (15.46%) LAN
2 29 (14.95%) WAN
3 23 (11.86%) DNS
3 23 (11.86%) Skype
4 17 (8.76%) DHCP
5 15 (7.73%) VPN
6 14 (7.22%) TCP/IP
6 14 (7.22%) Wireless
7 11 (5.67%) Firewall
7 11 (5.67%) Intranet
8 9 (4.64%) 3G
8 9 (4.64%) GPRS
8 9 (4.64%) GSM
8 9 (4.64%) LTE
8 9 (4.64%) SAN
8 9 (4.64%) SGSN
9 8 (4.12%) Internet
9 8 (4.12%) VLAN
10 7 (3.61%) IP Telephony
11 6 (3.09%) Extranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (3.09%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.52%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.52%) MSI
General
1 29 (14.95%) Finance
2 17 (8.76%) Manufacturing
3 14 (7.22%) Telecoms
4 13 (6.70%) Retail
5 9 (4.64%) Electronics
5 9 (4.64%) Marketing
6 4 (2.06%) Banking
7 2 (1.03%) Front Office
8 1 (0.52%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.52%) Billing
8 1 (0.52%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.52%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 36 (18.56%) Analyst
2 23 (11.86%) Support Engineer
3 21 (10.82%) Windows Engineer
4 19 (9.79%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 19 (9.79%) Architect
5 17 (8.76%) Desktop Support
5 17 (8.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 14 (7.22%) 2nd Line Support
6 14 (7.22%) Desktop Engineer
7 13 (6.70%) Technical Support
8 12 (6.19%) 3rd Line Support
8 12 (6.19%) Service Analyst
8 12 (6.19%) Support Analyst
9 11 (5.67%) 3rd Line Technical Support
9 11 (5.67%) SCCM Engineer
10 10 (5.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 10 (5.15%) Active Directory Engineer
11 9 (4.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 9 (4.64%) IT Support
11 9 (4.64%) Office 365 Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (7.22%) HTML
2 8 (4.12%) Web Services
3 5 (2.58%) AngularJS
3 5 (2.58%) REST
3 5 (2.58%) SAML
4 3 (1.55%) Middleware
5 1 (0.52%) 802.1X
5 1 (0.52%) COM
5 1 (0.52%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 23 (11.86%) iPhone
2 22 (11.34%) Analytical Skills
3 21 (10.82%) iPad
4 14 (7.22%) Video Conferencing
5 12 (6.19%) FMCG
6 9 (4.64%) Blackberry
7 8 (4.12%) BYOD
8 5 (2.58%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.58%) Management Information System
8 5 (2.58%) Mobile App
9 3 (1.55%) Clustering
9 3 (1.55%) Enterprise Software
9 3 (1.55%) Private Cloud
9 3 (1.55%) Public Cloud
9 3 (1.55%) Replication
9 3 (1.55%) Smartphone
10 2 (1.03%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.03%) Handset
10 2 (1.03%) NHS
10 2 (1.03%) PMI
Operating Systems
1 144 (74.23%) Windows
2 66 (34.02%) Windows 10
3 65 (33.51%) Windows 7
4 33 (17.01%) Apple iOS
5 29 (14.95%) Windows Server 2012
6 28 (14.43%) Android
6 28 (14.43%) Windows Server
7 24 (12.37%) Windows 8
7 24 (12.37%) Windows Server 2008
8 16 (8.25%) Unix
9 13 (6.70%) Mac OS X
10 10 (5.15%) Windows Phone
11 8 (4.12%) Linux
12 6 (3.09%) Windows Vista
13 4 (2.06%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 4 (2.06%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (1.55%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 3 (1.55%) Windows XP
15 2 (1.03%) AIX
15 2 (1.03%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (20.10%) ITIL
2 38 (19.59%) Migration
2 38 (19.59%) Mobile Device Management
3 18 (9.28%) Service Delivery
4 13 (6.70%) Application Packaging
5 9 (4.64%) Business Intelligence
5 9 (4.64%) Digital Marketing
5 9 (4.64%) Programme Management
6 8 (4.12%) Identity Management
6 8 (4.12%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 8 (4.12%) Problem Management
7 7 (3.61%) Service Management
8 6 (3.09%) Incident Management
8 6 (3.09%) Security Management
8 6 (3.09%) Software Deployment
8 6 (3.09%) Stakeholder Management
9 5 (2.58%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (2.58%) Disaster Recovery
9 5 (2.58%) Load Balancing
9 5 (2.58%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 33 (17.01%) PowerShell
2 11 (5.67%) Java
3 10 (5.15%) VB
4 9 (4.64%) PHP
5 8 (4.12%) SQL
6 5 (2.58%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.55%) VBScript
8 2 (1.03%) C#
9 1 (0.52%) C
Qualifications
1 20 (10.31%) Security Cleared
2 18 (9.28%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.12%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (3.09%) ITIL Certification
5 4 (2.06%) Degree
5 4 (2.06%) MCSE
6 3 (1.55%) CCIE
6 3 (1.55%) Cisco Certification
6 3 (1.55%) EMC Certification
6 3 (1.55%) MCP
6 3 (1.55%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.03%) BPSS Clearance
7 2 (1.03%) CISM
7 2 (1.03%) CISSP
7 2 (1.03%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.03%) PMI Certification
8 1 (0.52%) Computer Science Degree
8 1 (0.52%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.52%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (8.25%) SLA
2 5 (2.58%) GDPR
3 3 (1.55%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.03%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
5 1 (0.52%) Disclosure Scotland
5 1 (0.52%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 103 (53.09%) Active Directory
2 25 (12.89%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (6.19%) Hyper-V
4 8 (4.12%) BitLocker
5 6 (3.09%) Microsoft App-V
5 6 (3.09%) vSphere
6 4 (2.06%) XenApp
7 3 (1.55%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.03%) VMware ESXi
8 2 (1.03%) XenDesktop
9 1 (0.52%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 84 (43.30%) SCCM
2 16 (8.25%) Microsoft Intune
2 16 (8.25%) SCOM
3 10 (5.15%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 6 (3.09%) Backup Exec
4 6 (3.09%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 4 (2.06%) AppDNA
5 4 (2.06%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (2.06%) WSUS
6 3 (1.55%) Terraform
6 3 (1.55%) XenMobile
7 2 (1.03%) Aspera SmartTrack
7 2 (1.03%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.03%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.52%) NetBackup
8 1 (0.52%) Simpana
8 1 (0.52%) SmoothWall
8 1 (0.52%) Tivoli Storage Manager
8 1 (0.52%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 70 (36.08%) Microsoft
2 57 (29.38%) VMware
3 32 (16.49%) Cisco
4 29 (14.95%) Citrix
5 27 (13.92%) MobileIron
6 19 (9.79%) Symantec
7 18 (9.28%) SAP
8 14 (7.22%) Apple
9 11 (5.67%) Dell
9 11 (5.67%) HP
10 10 (5.15%) AlienVault
11 9 (4.64%) ServiceNow
12 8 (4.12%) Bloomberg
13 7 (3.61%) CommVault
13 7 (3.61%) NetApp
13 7 (3.61%) Oracle
13 7 (3.61%) Palo Alto
14 6 (3.09%) Google
14 6 (3.09%) Qualys
15 5 (2.58%) Forcepoint