Period
to 26 January 2022

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 26 January 2022 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
26 Jan 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 716 555 614
Rank change year-on-year -161 +59 +108
Contract jobs citing AirWatch 121 60 154
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.14% 0.14% 0.22%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.85% 0.84% 1.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 60 28 97
10th Percentile £185 £159 £128
25th Percentile £205 £169 £170
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £375 £315 £281
Median % change year-on-year +19.05% +12.10% -10.08%
75th Percentile £478 £423 £450
90th Percentile £526 £508 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £210 £290 £350
% change year-on-year -27.59% -17.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 29 5 3
10th Percentile - £13.90 £15.74
25th Percentile £14.25 £16.75 £16.85
Median hourly rate £14.50 £24.00 £18.70
Median % change year-on-year -39.58% +28.34% -1.58%
75th Percentile £22.25 - £22.85
90th Percentile - - £25.34
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.50 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year -31.76% +1.19% +55.56%

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 14,317 7,140 10,406
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.30% 16.89% 14.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,328 5,029 7,180
10th Percentile £363 £313 £263
25th Percentile £463 £408 £375
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% - -
75th Percentile £650 £580 £588
90th Percentile £720 £650 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 178 165 279
10th Percentile £14.25 £12.73 £12.44
25th Percentile £15.91 £16.75 £14.06
Median hourly rate £21.18 £32.50 £18.00
Median % change year-on-year -34.85% +80.56% +2.86%
75th Percentile £46.50 £54.00 £28.50
90th Percentile £72.00 £63.25 £48.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.64 £24.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year -22.35% +37.14% -

AirWatch
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for AirWatch in the UK

AirWatch
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Daily rate trend for AirWatch in the UK

AirWatch
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing AirWatch over the 6 months to 26 January 2022.

Daily rate histogram for AirWatch in the UK

AirWatch
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Hourly rate trend for AirWatch in the UK

AirWatch
Top 13 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 26 January 2022. 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
Jobs
England -148 106 £300 -0.83% 14
UK excluding London -66 80 £210 -27.59% 8
South East -42 33 £193 -38.89% 3
London -169 26 £381 -4.69% 6
East of England -30 23 £176 +6.36% 1
Work from Home -153 22 £438 +38.89%
North of England - 13 £256 - 2
Midlands -59 8 £425 - 1
West Midlands -52 7 £338 -
North West - 7 £225 - 1
Yorkshire - 6 £300 - 1
Wales -19 3 £488 +30.00%
South West -59 1 - - 1

For the 6 months to 26 January 2022, 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 with a requirement for AirWatch.

1 85 (70.25%) Microsoft
2 83 (68.60%) Windows
3 78 (64.46%) Active Directory
4 62 (51.24%) SCCM
5 53 (43.80%) Microsoft 365
6 52 (42.98%) Citrix
7 43 (35.54%) Microsoft Office
8 39 (32.23%) Incident Management
9 35 (28.93%) Windows 10
9 35 (28.93%) Problem Management
10 33 (27.27%) ITIL
10 33 (27.27%) Social Skills
11 32 (26.45%) Mobile Device Management
12 30 (24.79%) ServiceNow
12 30 (24.79%) Azure
13 27 (22.31%) Service Delivery
14 26 (21.49%) Microsoft Intune
15 23 (19.01%) VMware
16 22 (18.18%) Skype
17 21 (17.36%) MobileIron
17 21 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
18 20 (16.53%) iPhone
19 19 (15.70%) Azure Active Directory
19 19 (15.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 18 (14.88%) Wi-Fi
21 17 (14.05%) Blackberry
21 17 (14.05%) MCP
21 17 (14.05%) Mathematics
21 17 (14.05%) Windows 7
21 17 (14.05%) Infrastructure Engineering

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 19 (15.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 14 (11.57%) SharePoint
3 11 (9.09%) Skype for Business
4 9 (7.44%) MS Exchange
5 4 (3.31%) Confluence
6 1 (0.83%) IIS
6 1 (0.83%) SAS
Applications
1 43 (35.54%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.61%) Microsoft Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.83%) SystmOne
Cloud Services
1 53 (43.80%) Microsoft 365
2 30 (24.79%) Azure
3 19 (15.70%) Azure Active Directory
4 16 (13.22%) AWS
5 8 (6.61%) SaaS
6 7 (5.79%) Yammer
7 6 (4.96%) IaaS
7 6 (4.96%) PaaS
8 5 (4.13%) Amazon CloudWatch
8 5 (4.13%) Azure Sentinel
9 1 (0.83%) Google Workspace
9 1 (0.83%) iTunes
9 1 (0.83%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.83%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 22 (18.18%) Skype
2 18 (14.88%) Wi-Fi
3 15 (12.40%) DHCP
4 14 (11.57%) DNS
4 14 (11.57%) VPN
5 13 (10.74%) Firewall
6 11 (9.09%) TCP/IP
7 9 (7.44%) NetScaler
8 7 (5.79%) Cisco IOS
9 6 (4.96%) LAN
10 5 (4.13%) Cisco ASA
10 5 (4.13%) VoIP
10 5 (4.13%) Wireshark
11 4 (3.31%) Internet
11 4 (3.31%) VLAN
12 2 (1.65%) Unified Communications
12 2 (1.65%) WAN
13 1 (0.83%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (5.79%) MySQL
1 7 (5.79%) SQL Server
1 7 (5.79%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 4 (3.31%) JIRA
2 3 (2.48%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.65%) MSI
General
1 33 (27.27%) Social Skills
2 13 (10.74%) Retail
3 11 (9.09%) Finance
4 6 (4.96%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (4.96%) Manufacturing
4 6 (4.96%) Telecoms
5 5 (4.13%) Public Sector
6 4 (3.31%) Electronics
6 4 (3.31%) Marketing
7 2 (1.65%) Documentation Skills
8 1 (0.83%) Banking
8 1 (0.83%) Italian Language
8 1 (0.83%) Law
8 1 (0.83%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 36 (29.75%) Analyst
2 22 (18.18%) 2nd Line Support
2 22 (18.18%) Support Engineer
3 21 (17.36%) Service Analyst
4 20 (16.53%) Service Desk Analyst
5 18 (14.88%) Technical Analyst
6 17 (14.05%) Technical Services Analyst
7 14 (11.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (9.92%) Consultant
9 11 (9.09%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 11 (9.09%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 8 (6.61%) Software Analyst
11 7 (5.79%) Asset Management Analyst
11 7 (5.79%) IT Support
12 6 (4.96%) SCCM Engineer
13 5 (4.13%) Active Directory Consultant
13 5 (4.13%) Azure Consultant
13 5 (4.13%) IT Engineer
13 5 (4.13%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
13 5 (4.13%) Platform Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.65%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.83%) Middleware
2 1 (0.83%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 20 (16.53%) iPhone
2 17 (14.05%) Blackberry
3 14 (11.57%) CMDB
4 9 (7.44%) Driving Licence
5 8 (6.61%) iPad
6 7 (5.79%) PKI
7 5 (4.13%) Data Protection Act
7 5 (4.13%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (3.31%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.65%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.65%) Microsoft Licensing
9 2 (1.65%) Social Media
9 2 (1.65%) Thin Client
10 1 (0.83%) BYOD
10 1 (0.83%) Cyberattack
10 1 (0.83%) Handset
10 1 (0.83%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.83%) NHS
10 1 (0.83%) Smartcard
10 1 (0.83%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 83 (68.60%) Windows
2 35 (28.93%) Windows 10
3 17 (14.05%) Windows 7
4 12 (9.92%) Windows Server
5 8 (6.61%) Apple iOS
6 7 (5.79%) Android
7 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (3.31%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (2.48%) Linux
8 3 (2.48%) Windows Server 2016
9 2 (1.65%) Windows Mobile
10 1 (0.83%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.83%) Windows 8
10 1 (0.83%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.23%) Incident Management
2 35 (28.93%) Problem Management
3 33 (27.27%) ITIL
4 32 (26.45%) Mobile Device Management
5 27 (22.31%) Service Delivery
6 21 (17.36%) Problem-Solving
7 17 (14.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 17 (14.05%) Mathematics
8 13 (10.74%) Service Management
9 12 (9.92%) Asset Management
9 12 (9.92%) Patch Management
9 12 (9.92%) Software Licensing
10 9 (7.44%) Configuration Management
10 9 (7.44%) Security Patching
10 9 (7.44%) Software Asset Management
11 8 (6.61%) IT Asset Management
11 8 (6.61%) ITIL V3
11 8 (6.61%) Migration
11 8 (6.61%) Storage Management
11 8 (6.61%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 10 (8.26%) SQL
2 9 (7.44%) PowerShell
3 5 (4.13%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.48%) T-SQL
4 3 (2.48%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (14.05%) MCP
2 15 (12.40%) Security Cleared
3 14 (11.57%) SC Cleared
4 7 (5.79%) MCITP
4 7 (5.79%) MCTS
4 7 (5.79%) Microsoft Certification
5 1 (0.83%) A+ Certification
5 1 (0.83%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (3.31%) SLA
System Software
1 78 (64.46%) Active Directory
2 16 (13.22%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.26%) vSphere
4 3 (2.48%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.65%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.65%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.83%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.83%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 62 (51.24%) SCCM
2 26 (21.49%) Microsoft Intune
3 15 (12.40%) Jamf Pro
4 7 (5.79%) vRealize
5 5 (4.13%) Norton AntiVirus
5 5 (4.13%) Opsgenie
5 5 (4.13%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 4 (3.31%) Aspera SmartTrack
6 4 (3.31%) Single Sign-On
7 1 (0.83%) Active Directory Federation Services
7 1 (0.83%) SCOM
7 1 (0.83%) SCVMM
7 1 (0.83%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (0.83%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 85 (70.25%) Microsoft
2 52 (42.98%) Citrix
3 30 (24.79%) ServiceNow
4 23 (19.01%) VMware
5 21 (17.36%) MobileIron
6 15 (12.40%) Cisco
7 12 (9.92%) Adobe
7 12 (9.92%) Meraki
8 11 (9.09%) Apple
8 11 (9.09%) BMC
9 10 (8.26%) Dell
9 10 (8.26%) Oracle
10 9 (7.44%) Palo Alto
11 8 (6.61%) Blue Coat
11 8 (6.61%) Lumension
12 7 (5.79%) Snow
12 7 (5.79%) Sophos
13 6 (4.96%) McAfee
13 6 (4.96%) Splunk
13 6 (4.96%) Symantec