Period
to 5 April 2020

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 5 April 2020 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
5 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 536 700 719
Rank change year-on-year +164 +19 +5
Contract jobs citing AirWatch 154 178 170
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.18% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.74% 1.25% 1.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 92 124 131
Median daily rate £345 £319 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +8.24% +9.91% -11.79%
10th Percentile £150 £135 £125
90th Percentile £500 £538 £469
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £375 £281
% change year-on-year -6.67% +33.33% -19.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 12 4
Median hourly rate £35.00 £17.19 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +103.58% -20.03% +50.88%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £30.50 £13.25 £12.75
% change year-on-year +130.19% +3.92% -10.53%

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 8,844 14,275 13,013
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.36% 14.72% 12.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,775 9,519 8,732
Median daily rate £500 £500 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.63% +7.22%
10th Percentile £263 £310 £275
90th Percentile £663 £665 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 302 347 284
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -13.58%
10th Percentile £12.45 £12.00 £11.61
90th Percentile £48.58 £49.70 £47.50
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.62
% change year-on-year +2.86% +12.07% -18.88%

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 5 April 2020.

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 14 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 5 April 2020. 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 +147 145 £323 +1.18% 9
UK excluding London +133 79 £350 -6.67% 10
London +145 70 £300 +9.09% 1
South East +81 32 £450 +9.76% 2
South West +35 16 £260 -30.67% 1
North of England +59 10 £400 - 4
East of England +36 9 £300 +3.45%
North West +34 9 £381 +8.93% 1
Midlands +61 4 £350 +7.69% 1
Wales +30 4 £425 +44.68%
Scotland +27 4 £320 -24.71% 2
West Midlands - 4 £350 -
Work from Home - 2 £425 - 2
North East +29 1 £400 +150.00% 2

For the 6 months to 5 April 2020, 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 88 (57.14%) Windows
2 63 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 63 (40.91%) Office 365
3 56 (36.36%) VMware
4 54 (35.06%) Android
4 54 (35.06%) Windows 10
5 47 (30.52%) Microsoft
6 41 (26.62%) Apple iOS
7 37 (24.03%) Mobile Device Management
8 36 (23.38%) Security Cleared
8 36 (23.38%) Citrix
9 34 (22.08%) Microsoft Intune
10 33 (21.43%) SCCM
11 31 (20.13%) Microsoft Office
12 30 (19.48%) MS Exchange
13 28 (18.18%) SC Cleared
14 26 (16.88%) Windows 7
14 26 (16.88%) Azure
14 26 (16.88%) DNS
14 26 (16.88%) Apple
15 25 (16.23%) Cisco
16 24 (15.58%) Migration
16 24 (15.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
17 23 (14.94%) DHCP
17 23 (14.94%) ITIL
17 23 (14.94%) MobileIron
18 21 (13.64%) SharePoint
18 21 (13.64%) Windows Server
19 20 (12.99%) Finance
19 20 (12.99%) User Acceptance Testing

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 (19.48%) MS Exchange
2 21 (13.64%) SharePoint
3 16 (10.39%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 15 (9.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 7 (4.55%) Skype for Business
6 6 (3.90%) IIS
7 5 (3.25%) Exchange Server 2013
8 2 (1.30%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.65%) Confluence
9 1 (0.65%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (20.13%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (1.30%) Microsoft PowerPoint
2 2 (1.30%) Photoshop
3 1 (0.65%) 3ds Max
3 1 (0.65%) AutoCAD
3 1 (0.65%) Revit
Cloud Services
1 63 (40.91%) Office 365
2 26 (16.88%) Azure
3 11 (7.14%) OneDrive
4 8 (5.19%) G Suite
5 7 (4.55%) IaaS
5 7 (4.55%) Yammer
6 5 (3.25%) AWS
6 5 (3.25%) Azure Active Directory
6 5 (3.25%) SaaS
7 3 (1.95%) PaaS
7 3 (1.95%) Power Platform
8 2 (1.30%) Mimecast
8 2 (1.30%) PowerApps
Communications & Networking
1 26 (16.88%) DNS
2 23 (14.94%) DHCP
3 19 (12.34%) VPN
4 18 (11.69%) Cisco IOS
5 16 (10.39%) Skype
6 13 (8.44%) FTP
7 10 (6.49%) NAS
7 10 (6.49%) SAN
8 9 (5.84%) VoIP
9 8 (5.19%) NetScaler
10 6 (3.90%) LAN
10 6 (3.90%) WAN
11 5 (3.25%) Internet
11 5 (3.25%) MPLS
11 5 (3.25%) Unified Communications
11 5 (3.25%) Wi-Fi
12 4 (2.60%) Network Security
13 3 (1.95%) Cisco ASA
13 3 (1.95%) Firewall
13 3 (1.95%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (7.14%) SQL Server
2 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2012
2 5 (3.25%) SQL Server 2016
3 1 (0.65%) Power BI
General
1 20 (12.99%) Finance
2 11 (7.14%) Retail
3 7 (4.55%) Law
4 4 (2.60%) Banking
4 4 (2.60%) Public Sector
5 3 (1.95%) Marketing
5 3 (1.95%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.30%) Police
7 1 (0.65%) Advertising
7 1 (0.65%) Electronics
7 1 (0.65%) Front Office
7 1 (0.65%) German Language
7 1 (0.65%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 26 (16.88%) Consultant
2 18 (11.69%) Support Engineer
3 16 (10.39%) Analyst
4 15 (9.74%) Architect
4 15 (9.74%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 14 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
5 14 (9.09%) IT Support
6 13 (8.44%) Desktop Support
7 12 (7.79%) IT Engineer
7 12 (7.79%) Service Analyst
7 12 (7.79%) Service Desk Analyst
7 12 (7.79%) VMware Engineer
8 11 (7.14%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 9 (5.84%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 8 (5.19%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 8 (5.19%) 2nd Line Support
10 8 (5.19%) Infrastructure Support
10 8 (5.19%) Solutions Architect
10 8 (5.19%) Windows Engineer
11 7 (4.55%) VMware Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.30%) SailPoint
2 1 (0.65%) LDAP
2 1 (0.65%) SAML
2 1 (0.65%) V-Ray
2 1 (0.65%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 19 (12.34%) Blackberry
2 18 (11.69%) Smartphone
3 16 (10.39%) iPhone
4 7 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
5 6 (3.90%) Data Centre
6 5 (3.25%) Driving Licence
6 5 (3.25%) PKI
7 3 (1.95%) iPad
7 3 (1.95%) Mobile App
8 2 (1.30%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.30%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.30%) User Experience
9 1 (0.65%) Analytical Skills
9 1 (0.65%) Clustering
9 1 (0.65%) Fat Client
9 1 (0.65%) Public Cloud
9 1 (0.65%) Self-Motivation
9 1 (0.65%) Social Media
9 1 (0.65%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 88 (57.14%) Windows
2 54 (35.06%) Android
2 54 (35.06%) Windows 10
3 41 (26.62%) Apple iOS
4 26 (16.88%) Windows 7
5 21 (13.64%) Windows Server
6 15 (9.74%) Mac OS
7 14 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
8 10 (6.49%) Windows Server 2016
9 7 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
10 4 (2.60%) Mac OS X
11 3 (1.95%) Linux
11 3 (1.95%) Windows 8
12 1 (0.65%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (24.03%) Mobile Device Management
2 24 (15.58%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 24 (15.58%) Migration
3 23 (14.94%) ITIL
4 20 (12.99%) User Acceptance Testing
5 10 (6.49%) Technology Roadmap
6 9 (5.84%) Project Delivery
7 8 (5.19%) Application Packaging
7 8 (5.19%) Digital Transformation Programme
8 6 (3.90%) Enterprise Architecture
8 6 (3.90%) ITSM
8 6 (3.90%) Patch Management
8 6 (3.90%) Time Management
9 5 (3.25%) Line Management
9 5 (3.25%) Security Patching
9 5 (3.25%) Technical Leadership
10 4 (2.60%) Application Virtualisation
10 4 (2.60%) Deadline-Driven
10 4 (2.60%) Service Management
10 4 (2.60%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 11 (7.14%) PowerShell
2 1 (0.65%) C
2 1 (0.65%) SQL
2 1 (0.65%) VB
2 1 (0.65%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 36 (23.38%) Security Cleared
2 28 (18.18%) SC Cleared
3 14 (9.09%) ITIL Certification
4 8 (5.19%) MCP
4 8 (5.19%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (3.25%) A+ Certification
5 5 (3.25%) ACSP
5 5 (3.25%) MCITP
5 5 (3.25%) MCTS
6 4 (2.60%) DV Cleared
7 3 (1.95%) CompTIA Security+
7 3 (1.95%) Degree
7 3 (1.95%) Network+ Certification
8 2 (1.30%) MCSA
8 2 (1.30%) MCSE
8 2 (1.30%) VCP6
8 2 (1.30%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.65%) CCNA
9 1 (0.65%) CCNP
9 1 (0.65%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.60%) GDPR
2 2 (1.30%) SLA
System Software
1 63 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 15 (9.74%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (6.49%) XenApp
4 8 (5.19%) vSphere
5 5 (3.25%) Virtual Machines
6 4 (2.60%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (1.95%) Citrix Hypervisor
7 3 (1.95%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.65%) Virtual Desktop
8 1 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.65%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 34 (22.08%) Microsoft Intune
2 33 (21.43%) SCCM
3 13 (8.44%) Jamf Pro
4 10 (6.49%) Single Sign-On
5 3 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
5 3 (1.95%) SnapMirror
5 3 (1.95%) SnapVault
5 3 (1.95%) ThinApp
5 3 (1.95%) vRealize
6 1 (0.65%) Cisco UCCX
6 1 (0.65%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (0.65%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 56 (36.36%) VMware
2 47 (30.52%) Microsoft
3 36 (23.38%) Citrix
4 26 (16.88%) Apple
5 25 (16.23%) Cisco
6 23 (14.94%) MobileIron
7 15 (9.74%) Ivanti
7 15 (9.74%) ServiceNow
8 14 (9.09%) Dell
9 6 (3.90%) McAfee
10 5 (3.25%) Avaya
10 5 (3.25%) Meraki
11 4 (2.60%) Bloomberg
11 4 (2.60%) EMC
11 4 (2.60%) IronPort
11 4 (2.60%) NetApp
11 4 (2.60%) Ping Identity
11 4 (2.60%) Reuters
12 3 (1.95%) Barracuda Networks
12 3 (1.95%) Veeam