Period
to 21 October 2017

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 21 October 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
6 months to
21 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 707 715 788
Rank change year-on-year +8 +73 -2
Contract jobs citing AirWatch 168 169 112
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.17% 0.16% 0.098%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.52% 1.43% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 110 110 59
UK median daily rate £344 £355 £333
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.17% +6.77% +10.83%
10th Percentile £138 £199 £120
90th Percentile £514 £588 £522
UK excluding London median daily rate £344 £355 £375
% change year-on-year -3.17% -5.33% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 13 11
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £42.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -67.86% +110.00% +17.65%
10th Percentile £10.38 £12.41 £11.17
90th Percentile £37.45 £45.00 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.50 £42.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -67.86% +82.61% +21.69%

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 11045 11785 9685
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.12% 11.10% 8.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7387 7519 5925
UK median daily rate £475 £435 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.20% +8.75% +6.67%
10th Percentile £263 £262 £225
90th Percentile £613 £588 £556
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +8.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 264 269 339
UK median hourly rate £18.00 £22.00 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.18% +8.99% +1.38%
10th Percentile £10.75 £12.95 £11.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.44 £24.50 £20.75
% change year-on-year -28.83% +18.07% +3.75%

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 21 October 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
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing AirWatch over the 6 months to 21 October 2017.

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 21 October 2017. 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 +41 156 £350 -6.04% 10
UK excluding London +42 101 £344 -3.17% 4
London -6 57 £388 -2.52% 6
South East +23 42 £382 -15.22% 2
South West +41 28 £400 +60.00%
North of England +65 23 £275 -16.67% 2
Yorkshire +43 13 £288 +9.52%
North West +15 9 £275 -26.67% 1
Midlands +38 6 £300 -9.09%
East Midlands +4 5 £300 -
Scotland +2 4 £394 +19.32%
East of England -20 3 £110 -78.00%
North East +51 1 £143 -56.82% 1
West Midlands +28 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 123 (73.21%) Windows
2 84 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 67 (39.88%) SCCM
4 60 (35.71%) Microsoft
5 49 (29.17%) Windows 10
6 47 (27.98%) Windows 7
7 46 (27.38%) Office 365
7 46 (27.38%) VMware
8 40 (23.81%) MobileIron
9 36 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
9 36 (21.43%) PowerShell
9 36 (21.43%) Android
10 35 (20.83%) Cisco
11 34 (20.24%) ITIL
11 34 (20.24%) Windows Server 2012
12 33 (19.64%) MS Exchange
13 31 (18.45%) Migration
14 30 (17.86%) Apple iOS
15 29 (17.26%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (17.26%) Windows Server 2008
15 29 (17.26%) LAN
16 28 (16.67%) WAN
16 28 (16.67%) Finance
16 28 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
17 25 (14.88%) Windows 8
18 24 (14.29%) Skype for Business
18 24 (14.29%) Windows Server
19 23 (13.69%) DNS
20 22 (13.10%) Citrix
21 21 (12.50%) SAP

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 33 (19.64%) MS Exchange
2 28 (16.67%) Exchange Server 2010
3 24 (14.29%) Skype for Business
4 12 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (6.55%) SharePoint
6 10 (5.95%) IIS
7 6 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (2.98%) Apache
8 5 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2003
8 5 (2.98%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.38%) Exchange Server 2007
10 2 (1.19%) CMS
10 2 (1.19%) Drupal
10 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
11 1 (0.60%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 17 (10.12%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.38%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (1.79%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.60%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.60%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 3 (1.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.60%) Retail-J
2 1 (0.60%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 46 (27.38%) Office 365
2 14 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (7.74%) Amazon AWS
4 7 (4.17%) OneDrive
5 6 (3.57%) SaaS
6 5 (2.98%) IaaS
6 5 (2.98%) PaaS
7 4 (2.38%) G Suite
8 3 (1.79%) Azure Active Directory
9 2 (1.19%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.26%) LAN
2 28 (16.67%) WAN
3 23 (13.69%) DNS
4 19 (11.31%) DHCP
4 19 (11.31%) Skype
5 18 (10.71%) VPN
6 14 (8.33%) Wireless
7 12 (7.14%) 3G
7 12 (7.14%) GPRS
7 12 (7.14%) GSM
7 12 (7.14%) LTE
7 12 (7.14%) SGSN
8 11 (6.55%) Firewall
9 9 (5.36%) SAN
10 8 (4.76%) Cisco IOS
10 8 (4.76%) TCP/IP
11 7 (4.17%) Internet
11 7 (4.17%) Intranet
11 7 (4.17%) SMTP
12 6 (3.57%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.17%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (0.60%) MSI
General
1 28 (16.67%) Finance
2 20 (11.90%) Manufacturing
3 16 (9.52%) Telecoms
4 12 (7.14%) Electronics
4 12 (7.14%) Marketing
5 10 (5.95%) Retail
6 6 (3.57%) Banking
7 2 (1.19%) Aerospace
8 1 (0.60%) Investment Banking
8 1 (0.60%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 35 (20.83%) Analyst
2 16 (9.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 16 (9.52%) Technical Support
3 15 (8.93%) 3rd Line Support
4 14 (8.33%) 3rd Line Technical Support
4 14 (8.33%) Architect
4 14 (8.33%) Support Engineer
5 12 (7.14%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 12 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 11 (6.55%) Infrastructure Analyst
6 11 (6.55%) SCCM Engineer
6 11 (6.55%) Service Analyst
7 10 (5.95%) Active Directory Analyst
7 10 (5.95%) Active Directory Engineer
7 10 (5.95%) Consultant
8 9 (5.36%) Desktop Engineer
8 9 (5.36%) Desktop Support
9 8 (4.76%) Active Directory Support
9 8 (4.76%) Office 365 Engineer
9 8 (4.76%) Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.12%) HTML
2 7 (4.17%) Web Services
3 5 (2.98%) AngularJS
3 5 (2.98%) Middleware
3 5 (2.98%) REST
3 5 (2.98%) SAML
4 1 (0.60%) 802.1X
4 1 (0.60%) COM
4 1 (0.60%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 19 (11.31%) iPhone
2 18 (10.71%) Analytical Skills
2 18 (10.71%) iPad
3 14 (8.33%) Video Conferencing
4 12 (7.14%) FMCG
5 11 (6.55%) Blackberry
6 6 (3.57%) BYOD
7 5 (2.98%) Mobile App
7 5 (2.98%) Public Cloud
8 4 (2.38%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.79%) Private Cloud
10 2 (1.19%) Clustering
10 2 (1.19%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.19%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.19%) Replication
11 1 (0.60%) EPoS
11 1 (0.60%) Fat Client
11 1 (0.60%) NHS
11 1 (0.60%) Reference Data
11 1 (0.60%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 123 (73.21%) Windows
2 49 (29.17%) Windows 10
3 47 (27.98%) Windows 7
4 36 (21.43%) Android
5 34 (20.24%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (17.86%) Apple iOS
7 29 (17.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (14.88%) Windows 8
9 24 (14.29%) Windows Server
10 16 (9.52%) Unix
11 14 (8.33%) Mac OS X
12 13 (7.74%) Windows Phone
13 9 (5.36%) Linux
14 5 (2.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 5 (2.98%) Windows Server 2003
15 4 (2.38%) Windows Embedded Compact
15 4 (2.38%) Windows XP
16 3 (1.79%) Windows Vista
17 1 (0.60%) AIX
17 1 (0.60%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.43%) Mobile Device Management
2 34 (20.24%) ITIL
3 31 (18.45%) Migration
4 17 (10.12%) Service Delivery
5 12 (7.14%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (7.14%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (7.14%) Programme Management
6 7 (4.17%) Asset Management
6 7 (4.17%) Infrastructure Monitoring
6 7 (4.17%) Open Source
6 7 (4.17%) Service Management
7 6 (3.57%) Application Packaging
7 6 (3.57%) DevOps
7 6 (3.57%) Identity Management
7 6 (3.57%) Incident Management
7 6 (3.57%) Load Balancing
8 5 (2.98%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (2.98%) Network Virtualisation
9 4 (2.38%) Customer Requirements
9 4 (2.38%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 36 (21.43%) PowerShell
2 19 (11.31%) VB
3 13 (7.74%) Java
4 12 (7.14%) PHP
5 6 (3.57%) SQL
6 5 (2.98%) JavaScript
7 3 (1.79%) VBScript
8 2 (1.19%) C#
9 1 (0.60%) C
Qualifications
1 18 (10.71%) Security Cleared
2 16 (9.52%) SC Cleared
3 11 (6.55%) Microsoft Certification
4 7 (4.17%) MCSE
5 5 (2.98%) CCIE
5 5 (2.98%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (2.98%) EMC Certification
6 4 (2.38%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (1.79%) BPSS Clearance
7 3 (1.79%) Degree
7 3 (1.79%) MCP
8 2 (1.19%) CISM
8 2 (1.19%) CISSP
8 2 (1.19%) CTC Cleared
8 2 (1.19%) MCSA
8 2 (1.19%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (7.14%) SLA
2 3 (1.79%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (1.19%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
4 1 (0.60%) GDPR
4 1 (0.60%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 84 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 29 (17.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (5.95%) Hyper-V
4 5 (2.98%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (1.79%) vSphere
6 2 (1.19%) ISA Server
6 2 (1.19%) XenApp
7 1 (0.60%) BitLocker
7 1 (0.60%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.60%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (0.60%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 67 (39.88%) SCCM
2 17 (10.12%) SCOM
3 12 (7.14%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 9 (5.36%) WSUS
5 7 (4.17%) Microsoft Intune
5 7 (4.17%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
6 4 (2.38%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.79%) AppDNA
7 3 (1.79%) Aspera SmartTrack
7 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
7 3 (1.79%) XenMobile
8 2 (1.19%) Backup Exec
8 2 (1.19%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 2 (1.19%) Terraform
9 1 (0.60%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.60%) Simpana
9 1 (0.60%) SmoothWall
9 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.60%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 60 (35.71%) Microsoft
2 46 (27.38%) VMware
3 40 (23.81%) MobileIron
4 35 (20.83%) Cisco
5 22 (13.10%) Citrix
6 21 (12.50%) SAP
6 21 (12.50%) Symantec
7 11 (6.55%) Apple
8 10 (5.95%) ServiceNow
9 8 (4.76%) Palo Alto
10 7 (4.17%) Dell
10 7 (4.17%) Oracle
11 6 (3.57%) HP
12 5 (2.98%) Bloomberg
12 5 (2.98%) CheckPoint
12 5 (2.98%) EMC
12 5 (2.98%) Forcepoint
12 5 (2.98%) Google
12 5 (2.98%) Red Hat
13 4 (2.38%) McAfee