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 3 months to 26 April 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
3 months to
26 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 544 601 589
Rank change year-on-year +57 -12  
Contract jobs citing AirWatch 56 54 63
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.12% 0.097% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.20% 0.96% 1.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 32 25
Median daily rate £425 £371 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.55% +14.15%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £200 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £590 £375
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £338 £165
% change year-on-year +33.33% +104.54%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 13
Median hourly rate £46.00 - £13.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £46.00 - £13.00

AirWatch is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4675 5633 4705
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.06% 10.08% 8.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 3104 3561 2855
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £300 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 135 198
Median hourly rate £23.50 £21.42 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.73% +6.09%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £48.00 £36.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.19
% change year-on-year -15.55% +11.46%  

AirWatch
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing AirWatch as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

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 3 months to 26 April 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
Top 30 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 3 months to 26 April 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +58 55 £425 +13.33% 10
South East +33 21 £450 +14.64% 2
London +22 21 £425 -10.52% 3
Berkshire +34 7 £300 - 2
Hampshire +11 7 - -
Surrey +11 5 £525 +31.25%
East Midlands - 4 £550 - 1
West End of London - 4 £435 -
Reading - 4 £300 - 1
Basingstoke - 4 - -
North West +20 3 £277 +10.37% 1
East of England +2 3 £488 +143.75% 2
City of London - 3 £325 - 1
Buckinghamshire - 3 £550 -
Hertfordshire +6 2 - - 2
Bristol +3 2 £275 -
South West -3 2 £275 -54.16%
Derby - 2 £550 -
Milton Keynes - 2 £588 -
Derbyshire - 2 £550 -
Warrington +39 1 £277 - 1
Cheshire +34 1 £277 - 1
Scotland +31 1 £425 +37.09%
Edinburgh +13 1 £425 -
Manchester +8 1 - -
West Sussex - 1 £450 -
Yorkshire - 1 £181 -
Lincolnshire - 1 - -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Liverpool - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 26 April 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 63 (54.31%) Windows
2 52 (44.83%) Active Directory
3 51 (43.97%) Microsoft
4 46 (39.66%) VMware
5 42 (36.21%) Mobile Device Management
6 30 (25.86%) Android
7 29 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (23.28%) Cisco
8 27 (23.28%) MS Exchange
9 26 (22.41%) Windows Server
10 25 (21.55%) Office 365
10 25 (21.55%) Security Cleared
11 23 (19.83%) Citrix
12 21 (18.10%) DNS
12 21 (18.10%) ITIL
12 21 (18.10%) Apple iOS
13 20 (17.24%) Skype for Business
13 20 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
13 20 (17.24%) Windows 7
14 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Office
14 19 (16.38%) Finance
14 19 (16.38%) Migration
14 19 (16.38%) Windows 10
15 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
15 17 (14.66%) SCCM
16 16 (13.79%) iPad
16 16 (13.79%) Project Management
17 15 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2010
17 15 (12.93%) 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 27 (23.28%) MS Exchange
2 20 (17.24%) Skype for Business
3 15 (12.93%) Exchange Server 2010
4 11 (9.48%) Exchange Server 2013
5 9 (7.76%) Exchange Server 2007
6 7 (6.03%) SharePoint
7 5 (4.31%) IIS
8 4 (3.45%) Apache
8 4 (3.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 4 (3.45%) Tomcat
9 2 (1.72%) BizTalk Server
10 1 (0.86%) Confluence
10 1 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 19 (16.38%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (3.45%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.86%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 4 (3.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 25 (21.55%) Office 365
2 10 (8.62%) SaaS
3 8 (6.90%) IaaS
3 8 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
4 5 (4.31%) Amazon AWS
4 5 (4.31%) PaaS
5 4 (3.45%) G Suite
6 3 (2.59%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.86%) Azure Active Directory
7 1 (0.86%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.86%) Trello
Communications & Networking
1 21 (18.10%) DNS
2 15 (12.93%) Skype
3 14 (12.07%) DHCP
3 14 (12.07%) LAN
4 13 (11.21%) VPN
5 12 (10.34%) Firewall
5 12 (10.34%) WAN
6 8 (6.90%) SAN
6 8 (6.90%) TCP/IP
6 8 (6.90%) VoIP
7 6 (5.17%) Cisco IOS
7 6 (5.17%) SMTP
7 6 (5.17%) Unified Communications
8 5 (4.31%) ISDN
8 5 (4.31%) PBX
9 4 (3.45%) VLAN
9 4 (3.45%) Wireless
9 4 (3.45%) WLAN
10 3 (2.59%) MVNO
11 2 (1.72%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (9.48%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2008
2 4 (3.45%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (0.86%) Power BI
3 1 (0.86%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 1 (0.86%) Git (software)
1 1 (0.86%) JIRA
1 1 (0.86%) NUnit
1 1 (0.86%) Xcode
General
1 19 (16.38%) Finance
2 5 (4.31%) Retail
2 5 (4.31%) Telecoms
3 4 (3.45%) Banking
3 4 (3.45%) Law
4 3 (2.59%) Legal
5 1 (0.86%) Marketing
5 1 (0.86%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 15 (12.93%) Analyst
2 14 (12.07%) Architect
3 13 (11.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 12 (10.34%) Project Manager
5 11 (9.48%) Technical Architect
6 10 (8.62%) Consultant
7 9 (7.76%) VMware Engineer
8 8 (6.90%) Developer
9 7 (6.03%) iOS Developer
9 7 (6.03%) Support Analyst
10 6 (5.17%) Active Directory Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Deployment Engineer
10 6 (5.17%) Service Analyst
11 5 (4.31%) Active Directory Consultant
11 5 (4.31%) Mobile Specialist
11 5 (4.31%) Service Desk Analyst
12 4 (3.45%) Mobile Project Manager
12 4 (3.45%) Server Consultant
12 4 (3.45%) Unified Communications Specialist
12 4 (3.45%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.31%) Middleware
1 5 (4.31%) REST
2 2 (1.72%) SAML
2 2 (1.72%) Web Services
3 1 (0.86%) .NET
3 1 (0.86%) Ajax
3 1 (0.86%) iOS SDK
3 1 (0.86%) React Native
3 1 (0.86%) WPF
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.79%) iPad
2 12 (10.34%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (7.76%) Blackberry
4 7 (6.03%) Data Centre
5 6 (5.17%) iPhone
5 6 (5.17%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.17%) Smartphone
6 5 (4.31%) CESG
7 4 (3.45%) Mobile App
7 4 (3.45%) Public Cloud
8 3 (2.59%) User Experience
9 2 (1.72%) Analytical Skills
10 1 (0.86%) BYOD
10 1 (0.86%) Cyberthreat
10 1 (0.86%) Device Driver
10 1 (0.86%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 63 (54.31%) Windows
2 30 (25.86%) Android
3 26 (22.41%) Windows Server
4 21 (18.10%) Apple iOS
5 20 (17.24%) Windows 7
5 20 (17.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (16.38%) Windows 10
7 17 (14.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 13 (11.21%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (3.45%) Linux
10 3 (2.59%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (1.72%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.72%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.72%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.86%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.86%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (36.21%) Mobile Device Management
2 21 (18.10%) ITIL
3 19 (16.38%) Migration
4 16 (13.79%) Project Management
5 13 (11.21%) Agile Software Development
6 11 (9.48%) Service Management
7 9 (7.76%) High Availability
8 8 (6.90%) Identity Management
8 8 (6.90%) iOS Development
8 8 (6.90%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (6.03%) PRINCE2
10 6 (5.17%) Asset Management
10 6 (5.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
10 6 (5.17%) ITSM
10 6 (5.17%) Multithreading
11 5 (4.31%) Customer Requirements
11 5 (4.31%) DevOps
11 5 (4.31%) Stakeholder Engagement
11 5 (4.31%) Waterfall
12 4 (3.45%) Open Source
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.21%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.76%) VB
3 7 (6.03%) Objective-C
4 6 (5.17%) VBScript
5 3 (2.59%) C
6 2 (1.72%) C#
7 1 (0.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.86%) SQL
Qualifications
1 25 (21.55%) Security Cleared
2 15 (12.93%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (9.48%) SC Cleared
4 10 (8.62%) MCSE
5 7 (6.03%) DV Cleared
6 6 (5.17%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (5.17%) MCITP
7 4 (3.45%) CCIE
7 4 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (3.45%) EMC Certification
8 3 (2.59%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (1.72%) Degree
9 2 (1.72%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
10 1 (0.86%) CTC Cleared
10 1 (0.86%) ISEB
10 1 (0.86%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (9.48%) SLA
2 5 (4.31%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.86%) PMO
System Software
1 52 (44.83%) Active Directory
2 29 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 8 (6.90%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (6.03%) XenApp
5 3 (2.59%) Hyper-V
5 3 (2.59%) vSphere
6 2 (1.72%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (1.72%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 17 (14.66%) SCCM
2 13 (11.21%) Microsoft Intune
3 8 (6.90%) WSUS
4 7 (6.03%) NetBackup
4 7 (6.03%) XenMobile
5 6 (5.17%) Norton AntiVirus
6 4 (3.45%) SCOM
7 2 (1.72%) Cisco CUCM
7 2 (1.72%) SCOrch
8 1 (0.86%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 51 (43.97%) Microsoft
2 46 (39.66%) VMware
3 27 (23.28%) Cisco
4 23 (19.83%) Citrix
5 14 (12.07%) Apple
6 13 (11.21%) MobileIron
7 9 (7.76%) HP
8 6 (5.17%) LANDesk
8 6 (5.17%) Symantec
9 5 (4.31%) EMC
9 5 (4.31%) Palo Alto
10 4 (3.45%) BMC
10 4 (3.45%) CheckPoint
10 4 (3.45%) Google
10 4 (3.45%) Oracle
10 4 (3.45%) Remedy
11 2 (1.72%) Bloomberg
11 2 (1.72%) Proofpoint
11 2 (1.72%) Toshiba
11 2 (1.72%) Wyse
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