Period
to 20 June 2018

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 20 June 2018 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
20 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 697 729 758
Rank change year-on-year +32 +29 -14
Contract jobs citing AirWatch 174 113 132
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.12% 0.12%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.33% 1.14% 1.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 126 76 88
UK median daily rate £319 £344 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.27% -8.33% +14.07%
10th Percentile £113 £147 £209
90th Percentile £494 £553 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £290 £335 £375
% change year-on-year -13.43% -10.67% +37.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 3
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £27.75 £37.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -53.15% -26.00% +100.00%
10th Percentile £11.60 £12.73 £17.45
90th Percentile £46.75 £44.18 £41.35
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.75 £27.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year -54.05% -26.00% +100.00%

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 13,034 9,883 11,469
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 13.05% 10.86% 10.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,661 6,522 7,314
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £265 £263
90th Percentile £638 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £388
% change year-on-year +3.03% +6.45% +6.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 326 226 276
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £19.25 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -1.30% -14.44% +12.33%
10th Percentile £11.81 £11.25 £13.00
90th Percentile £50.00 £47.50 £53.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.25
% change year-on-year - -24.73% +15.18%

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 20 June 2018.

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 20 June 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram 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 20 June 2018. 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 +17 163 £350 - 29
London +10 85 £375 - 14
UK excluding London -17 84 £290 -13.43% 15
North of England -5 38 £285 +3.35% 8
South East -30 28 £415 +10.96% 5
North East +21 21 £260 +82.46% 2
North West -7 14 £475 +72.26% 2
Scotland -38 10 £260 -21.80%
Midlands -5 6 £283 -48.64% 1
West Midlands - 4 £265 - 1
South West +2 3 £285 -8.80%
Yorkshire -21 3 £330 +14.78% 4
East Midlands -7 2 £300 -45.45%
East of England +7 1 £350 +17.15% 1

For the 6 months to 20 June 2018, 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.

1 124 (71.26%) Windows
2 100 (57.47%) Active Directory
3 94 (54.02%) Microsoft
4 62 (35.63%) Security Cleared
5 61 (35.06%) VMware
6 59 (33.91%) SC Cleared
7 58 (33.33%) ITIL
8 56 (32.18%) Windows 10
9 55 (31.61%) Office 365
10 51 (29.31%) Windows Server
11 50 (28.74%) Windows 7
12 47 (27.01%) MS Exchange
13 44 (25.29%) Citrix
13 44 (25.29%) Apple iOS
14 43 (24.71%) SCCM
15 42 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
15 42 (24.14%) Apple
16 40 (22.99%) Android
17 38 (21.84%) Microsoft Certification
18 37 (21.26%) DNS
19 36 (20.69%) XenMobile
20 34 (19.54%) Windows Server 2008
21 33 (18.97%) DHCP
22 32 (18.39%) Mobile Device Management
23 30 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
24 29 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
25 28 (16.09%) McAfee
25 28 (16.09%) Incident Management
26 26 (14.94%) PKI
27 25 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure

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 47 (27.01%) MS Exchange
2 8 (4.60%) Exchange Server 2010
2 8 (4.60%) Skype for Business
3 7 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
4 5 (2.87%) SharePoint
5 1 (0.57%) IIS
5 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 29 (16.67%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (0.57%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 55 (31.61%) Office 365
2 25 (14.37%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.47%) Azure Active Directory
4 10 (5.75%) G Suite
5 7 (4.02%) Amazon AWS
6 2 (1.15%) Yammer
7 1 (0.57%) Adobe Creative Cloud
7 1 (0.57%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.57%) Dynamics 365
7 1 (0.57%) Google Cloud Platform
7 1 (0.57%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 37 (21.26%) DNS
2 33 (18.97%) DHCP
3 13 (7.47%) LAN
3 13 (7.47%) VPN
3 13 (7.47%) WAN
4 12 (6.90%) Skype
4 12 (6.90%) VoIP
4 12 (6.90%) Wi-Fi
5 11 (6.32%) ADSL
5 11 (6.32%) MPLS
6 9 (5.17%) MD110
6 9 (5.17%) PABX
7 5 (2.87%) 802.11
7 5 (2.87%) Firewall
8 4 (2.30%) TCP/IP
9 3 (1.72%) Intranet
9 3 (1.72%) NetScaler
9 3 (1.72%) SAN
10 2 (1.15%) IPsec
10 2 (1.15%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 23 (13.22%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) AdminStudio
General
1 16 (9.20%) Finance
2 3 (1.72%) Retail
3 2 (1.15%) Law
3 2 (1.15%) Marketing
3 2 (1.15%) Publishing
4 1 (0.57%) Back Office
4 1 (0.57%) Banking
4 1 (0.57%) Billing
4 1 (0.57%) Italian Language
4 1 (0.57%) Legal
4 1 (0.57%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 28 (16.09%) Analyst
2 21 (12.07%) Service Analyst
3 19 (10.92%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 19 (10.92%) Mobility Engineer
4 18 (10.34%) Architect
4 18 (10.34%) Service Desk Analyst
5 17 (9.77%) Consultant
6 15 (8.62%) Support Analyst
7 12 (6.90%) Junior
7 12 (6.90%) Junior Analyst
8 11 (6.32%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (5.75%) Desktop Support
9 10 (5.75%) Project Manager
9 10 (5.75%) Technical Engineer
10 9 (5.17%) Support Engineer
10 9 (5.17%) Windows Consultant
11 8 (4.60%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
11 8 (4.60%) Junior Support Analyst
11 8 (4.60%) Service Desk Support
11 8 (4.60%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.87%) 802.1X
2 2 (1.15%) LDAP
3 1 (0.57%) Middleware
3 1 (0.57%) XMPP
Miscellaneous
1 26 (14.94%) PKI
2 14 (8.05%) Video Conferencing
3 13 (7.47%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (4.60%) Data Centre
5 6 (3.45%) Self-Motivation
6 5 (2.87%) BYOD
6 5 (2.87%) Computer Science
6 5 (2.87%) iPad
7 4 (2.30%) iPhone
7 4 (2.30%) Smartphone
8 3 (1.72%) Blackberry
8 3 (1.72%) Clustering
8 3 (1.72%) CMDB
8 3 (1.72%) NHS
9 2 (1.15%) Driving Licence
9 2 (1.15%) Enterprise Software
9 2 (1.15%) PMI
9 2 (1.15%) Replication
9 2 (1.15%) Social Media
10 1 (0.57%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 124 (71.26%) Windows
2 56 (32.18%) Windows 10
3 51 (29.31%) Windows Server
4 50 (28.74%) Windows 7
5 44 (25.29%) Apple iOS
6 40 (22.99%) Android
7 34 (19.54%) Windows Server 2008
8 30 (17.24%) Windows Server 2003
9 25 (14.37%) Windows Phone
10 24 (13.79%) Windows Phone 8
11 13 (7.47%) Windows Server 2012
12 8 (4.60%) Unix
13 6 (3.45%) Linux
14 5 (2.87%) Windows Vista
15 4 (2.30%) Mac OS
15 4 (2.30%) Mac OS X
15 4 (2.30%) Windows 8
16 3 (1.72%) AIX
16 3 (1.72%) Solaris
17 2 (1.15%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.33%) ITIL
2 32 (18.39%) Mobile Device Management
3 28 (16.09%) Incident Management
4 23 (13.22%) Content Management
4 23 (13.22%) Migration
4 23 (13.22%) Service Management
5 18 (10.34%) Problem-Solving
6 14 (8.05%) Change Management
7 13 (7.47%) Root Cause Analysis
8 12 (6.90%) Customer Requirements
8 12 (6.90%) Project Management
9 10 (5.75%) Agile Software Development
9 10 (5.75%) Asset Management
9 10 (5.75%) BCP
9 10 (5.75%) Remediation Plan
10 9 (5.17%) DNA
10 9 (5.17%) Operational Acceptance Testing
10 9 (5.17%) Stakeholder Management
10 9 (5.17%) Supplier Management
11 8 (4.60%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 23 (13.22%) SQL
2 12 (6.90%) PowerShell
3 5 (2.87%) VB
4 3 (1.72%) Java
5 1 (0.57%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 62 (35.63%) Security Cleared
2 59 (33.91%) SC Cleared
3 38 (21.84%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (12.64%) BPSS Clearance
5 18 (10.34%) Citrix Certification
6 17 (9.77%) MCSE
7 16 (9.20%) CCNA
7 16 (9.20%) Cisco Certification
8 15 (8.62%) ITIL Certification
9 12 (6.90%) MCITP
10 10 (5.75%) CCNP
10 10 (5.75%) Degree
11 6 (3.45%) MCP
12 5 (2.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
13 4 (2.30%) Computer Science Degree
14 3 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 2 (1.15%) PMI Certification
16 1 (0.57%) MCDST
16 1 (0.57%) MCTS
16 1 (0.57%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (14.37%) SLA
2 15 (8.62%) Disclosure Scotland
3 1 (0.57%) GDPR
System Software
1 100 (57.47%) Active Directory
2 42 (24.14%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (2.30%) VMware ESXi
3 4 (2.30%) XenApp
4 3 (1.72%) BitLocker
4 3 (1.72%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (1.72%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (1.15%) FreeRADIUS
5 2 (1.15%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.15%) vSphere
5 2 (1.15%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.57%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.57%) VMware Workstation
6 1 (0.57%) Xen
Systems Management
1 43 (24.71%) SCCM
2 36 (20.69%) XenMobile
3 24 (13.79%) SAP Afaria
4 16 (9.20%) Microsoft Intune
5 12 (6.90%) SCOM
6 4 (2.30%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (1.72%) Backup Exec
7 3 (1.72%) Jamf Pro
8 2 (1.15%) SafeCom
8 2 (1.15%) vRealize
9 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.57%) NetBackup
9 1 (0.57%) OpenView
9 1 (0.57%) SolarWinds Orion
9 1 (0.57%) vCenter Server
9 1 (0.57%) WMI
Vendors
1 94 (54.02%) Microsoft
2 61 (35.06%) VMware
3 44 (25.29%) Citrix
4 42 (24.14%) Apple
5 28 (16.09%) McAfee
6 25 (14.37%) SAP
7 18 (10.34%) Cisco
7 18 (10.34%) Ivanti
8 15 (8.62%) ServiceNow
9 12 (6.90%) Polycom
10 10 (5.75%) Google
10 10 (5.75%) Mitel
11 9 (5.17%) Aastra
11 9 (5.17%) BT
11 9 (5.17%) Ericsson
11 9 (5.17%) Juniper
11 9 (5.17%) Meraki
11 9 (5.17%) Red Box
11 9 (5.17%) Snow
11 9 (5.17%) Tandberg