Period
to 20 July 2019

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 July 2019 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 Jul 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 645 739 720
Rank change year-on-year +94 -19 +56
Contract jobs citing AirWatch 199 168 140
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.21% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.44% 1.22% 1.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 143 119 93
UK median daily rate £400 £290 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +37.93% -19.44% -10.06%
10th Percentile £143 £124 £143
90th Percentile £548 £494 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £290 £358
% change year-on-year +46.55% -18.88% -4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 5 3
UK median hourly rate £16.75 £13.00 £45.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.85% -71.11% +7.14%
10th Percentile £11.02 £10.80 £15.90
90th Percentile £51.31 £40.80 £47.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.74 £12.50 £45.00
% change year-on-year +33.88% -72.22% +7.14%

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 13,793 13,794 10,561
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.80% 13.24% 11.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,261 9,168 6,976
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +5.88%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £675 £638 £602
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £420
% change year-on-year +5.88% +1.19% +8.39%
Number of hourly rates quoted 339 373 233
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £19.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.53% - -15.56%
10th Percentile £12.00 £12.00 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.57 £49.57 £47.90
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.86% - -24.73%

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019.

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 July 2019. 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 +71 188 £400 +25.49% 23
UK excluding London +34 98 £425 +46.55% 10
London +62 94 £340 +3.82% 13
North of England +19 28 £175 -38.60% 3
South East +25 27 £475 +13.10% 4
Midlands +36 18 £450 +50.00% 3
South West -9 14 £488 +71.05%
West Midlands +20 13 £495 +86.79% 2
North West +9 13 £394 -17.11% 2
North East +7 9 £150 -42.31%
Yorkshire +30 6 £463 +40.15% 1
Scotland +25 6 £405 +55.77%
East Midlands +22 5 £300 -22.58%
East of England +13 5 £179 -48.93%

For the 6 months to 20 July 2019, 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.

1 114 (57.29%) Windows
2 101 (50.75%) Microsoft
3 86 (43.22%) Active Directory
4 85 (42.71%) Office 365
5 77 (38.69%) Windows 10
6 75 (37.69%) Mobile Device Management
7 59 (29.65%) Android
8 51 (25.63%) Apple iOS
9 50 (25.13%) Microsoft Intune
10 48 (24.12%) SCCM
11 47 (23.62%) Windows 7
11 47 (23.62%) VMware
12 44 (22.11%) Finance
13 41 (20.60%) MS Exchange
14 40 (20.10%) Skype
15 36 (18.09%) Microsoft Office
16 34 (17.09%) Citrix
17 33 (16.58%) Microsoft Azure
18 31 (15.58%) Skype for Business
19 26 (13.07%) Programme Management
19 26 (13.07%) Migration
19 26 (13.07%) ITIL
20 24 (12.06%) Cisco
20 24 (12.06%) Desktop Virtualisation
21 23 (11.56%) Windows Server
21 23 (11.56%) Telecoms
22 22 (11.06%) Firewall
22 22 (11.06%) Blackberry
22 22 (11.06%) SharePoint
22 22 (11.06%) Agile Software Development

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 41 (20.60%) MS Exchange
2 31 (15.58%) Skype for Business
3 22 (11.06%) SharePoint
4 17 (8.54%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (4.02%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (4.02%) IIS
6 3 (1.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.51%) Confluence
7 2 (1.01%) SharePoint 2013
8 1 (0.50%) CMS
8 1 (0.50%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 36 (18.09%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (4.02%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.50%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 85 (42.71%) Office 365
2 33 (16.58%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (6.53%) Azure Active Directory
4 8 (4.02%) SaaS
5 7 (3.52%) Cloud Computing
6 5 (2.51%) OneDrive
6 5 (2.51%) Yammer
7 4 (2.01%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (2.01%) Mimecast
7 4 (2.01%) Power Platform
7 4 (2.01%) PowerApps
8 3 (1.51%) Azure ExpressRoute
9 2 (1.01%) G Suite
9 2 (1.01%) IaaS
9 2 (1.01%) IBM Cloud
9 2 (1.01%) Slack
9 2 (1.01%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 40 (20.10%) Skype
2 22 (11.06%) Firewall
3 15 (7.54%) DNS
3 15 (7.54%) Internet
4 14 (7.04%) Wi-Fi
5 13 (6.53%) LAN
6 12 (6.03%) WAN
7 9 (4.52%) DHCP
8 8 (4.02%) VPN
9 5 (2.51%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (2.51%) MPLS
9 5 (2.51%) SAN
10 4 (2.01%) ADSL
10 4 (2.01%) MD110
10 4 (2.01%) PABX
10 4 (2.01%) SMTP
10 4 (2.01%) VoIP
11 3 (1.51%) 4G
11 3 (1.51%) TCP/IP
11 3 (1.51%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (2.51%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.01%) MySQL
3 3 (1.51%) Electronic Patient Records
4 2 (1.01%) Blockchain
4 2 (1.01%) MongoDB
4 2 (1.01%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server 2016
5 1 (0.50%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (4.02%) JIRA
2 3 (1.51%) Bitbucket
General
1 44 (22.11%) Finance
2 23 (11.56%) Telecoms
3 19 (9.55%) Electronics
3 19 (9.55%) Manufacturing
3 19 (9.55%) Marketing
4 11 (5.53%) Banking
5 5 (2.51%) Investment Banking
6 4 (2.01%) Billing
6 4 (2.01%) Retail
7 3 (1.51%) German Language
8 2 (1.01%) Law
9 1 (0.50%) Legal
Job Titles
1 39 (19.60%) Analyst
2 33 (16.58%) Consultant
3 26 (13.07%) Support Engineer
4 20 (10.05%) SCCM Consultant
4 20 (10.05%) Support Analyst
4 20 (10.05%) Windows Consultant
5 18 (9.05%) Architect
5 18 (9.05%) Desktop Support
5 18 (9.05%) Service Analyst
5 18 (9.05%) Service Desk Analyst
5 18 (9.05%) Windows Engineer
6 15 (7.54%) SCCM Engineer
7 14 (7.04%) Desktop Engineer
8 12 (6.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 12 (6.03%) Technical Specialist
9 11 (5.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 10 (5.03%) 1st Line Support
11 9 (4.52%) Service Desk Support
12 8 (4.02%) Office 365 Engineer
12 8 (4.02%) Service Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (3.52%) REST
1 7 (3.52%) SOAP
1 7 (3.52%) YAML
2 5 (2.51%) .NET
3 4 (2.01%) SailPoint
4 2 (1.01%) ASP.NET
4 2 (1.01%) jQuery
4 2 (1.01%) LDAP
5 1 (0.50%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.50%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 22 (11.06%) Blackberry
2 19 (9.55%) Mobile App
3 15 (7.54%) Analytical Skills
4 12 (6.03%) iPhone
5 11 (5.53%) Smartphone
6 10 (5.03%) Video Conferencing
7 9 (4.52%) Mobile Computing
7 9 (4.52%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (3.52%) Cyberthreat
8 7 (3.52%) PKI
9 6 (3.02%) iPad
10 5 (2.51%) Driving Licence
10 5 (2.51%) Shadow IT
11 4 (2.01%) Data Centre
11 4 (2.01%) Hedge funds
11 4 (2.01%) Public Cloud
12 3 (1.51%) Handset
12 3 (1.51%) Management Information System
12 3 (1.51%) Private Cloud
12 3 (1.51%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 114 (57.29%) Windows
2 77 (38.69%) Windows 10
3 59 (29.65%) Android
4 51 (25.63%) Apple iOS
5 47 (23.62%) Windows 7
6 23 (11.56%) Windows Server
7 10 (5.03%) Linux
7 10 (5.03%) Windows Server 2008
8 9 (4.52%) Unix
9 7 (3.52%) Windows Server 2012
10 6 (3.02%) Windows Phone
11 5 (2.51%) Mac OS X
12 4 (2.01%) Mac OS
12 4 (2.01%) Windows 8
13 2 (1.01%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 75 (37.69%) Mobile Device Management
2 26 (13.07%) ITIL
2 26 (13.07%) Migration
2 26 (13.07%) Programme Management
3 24 (12.06%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 22 (11.06%) Agile Software Development
5 20 (10.05%) Asset Management
6 19 (9.55%) Business Intelligence
6 19 (9.55%) Digital Marketing
6 19 (9.55%) Problem-Solving
7 18 (9.05%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 16 (8.04%) Service Management
9 12 (6.03%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (5.53%) Continuous Improvement
11 8 (4.02%) ITSM
11 8 (4.02%) Load Balancing
11 8 (4.02%) Project Planning
11 8 (4.02%) Root Cause Analysis
12 7 (3.52%) Network Management
12 7 (3.52%) Performance Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (9.55%) PowerShell
2 15 (7.54%) SQL
3 11 (5.53%) Python
4 10 (5.03%) Java
5 7 (3.52%) Perl
6 3 (1.51%) C
7 2 (1.01%) C#
8 1 (0.50%) Bash Shell
8 1 (0.50%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 17 (8.54%) Security Cleared
2 16 (8.04%) SC Cleared
3 10 (5.03%) ITIL Certification
4 7 (3.52%) Microsoft Certification
5 5 (2.51%) Degree
6 3 (1.51%) A+ Certification
6 3 (1.51%) Computer Science Degree
6 3 (1.51%) MCSA
6 3 (1.51%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 2 (1.01%) CCA
7 2 (1.01%) Citrix Certification
7 2 (1.01%) CTC Cleared
7 2 (1.01%) MCP
7 2 (1.01%) VCAP
8 1 (0.50%) CCNA
8 1 (0.50%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.50%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.50%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 1 (0.50%) MCITP
8 1 (0.50%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (8.54%) SLA
2 3 (1.51%) Cyber Essentials
2 3 (1.51%) NIST
2 3 (1.51%) QA
3 2 (1.01%) NCSC
System Software
1 86 (43.22%) Active Directory
2 17 (8.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.03%) Virtual Desktop
3 10 (5.03%) vSphere
4 7 (3.52%) Hyper-V
4 7 (3.52%) XenApp
5 5 (2.51%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (1.01%) Forefront TMG
6 2 (1.01%) UAG
6 2 (1.01%) Virtual Servers
6 2 (1.01%) XenDesktop
7 1 (0.50%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.50%) Microsoft App-V
7 1 (0.50%) vCloud
7 1 (0.50%) VMware NSX
7 1 (0.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 50 (25.13%) Microsoft Intune
2 48 (24.12%) SCCM
3 7 (3.52%) Ansible
4 6 (3.02%) MaaS360
4 6 (3.02%) PaperCut
5 4 (2.01%) Cisco CUCM
5 4 (2.01%) MobiControl
5 4 (2.01%) Single Sign-On
5 4 (2.01%) vCenter Server
6 3 (1.51%) Cisco UCCX
7 2 (1.01%) Jamf Pro
7 2 (1.01%) Microsoft Clustering
7 2 (1.01%) SCOM
7 2 (1.01%) Tivoli Identity Manager
7 2 (1.01%) vRealize
8 1 (0.50%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.50%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 101 (50.75%) Microsoft
2 47 (23.62%) VMware
3 34 (17.09%) Citrix
4 24 (12.06%) Cisco
5 21 (10.55%) SAP
6 18 (9.05%) Apple
7 16 (8.04%) MobileIron
8 13 (6.53%) Ivanti
9 9 (4.52%) ServiceNow
10 8 (4.02%) Forcepoint
11 7 (3.52%) Juniper
12 6 (3.02%) Meraki
12 6 (3.02%) Polycom
13 5 (2.51%) Blue Coat
13 5 (2.51%) LogRhythm
13 5 (2.51%) Mitel
13 5 (2.51%) Proofpoint
13 5 (2.51%) RightFax
13 5 (2.51%) Splunk
13 5 (2.51%) Zscaler