Period
to 25 February 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 25 February 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
25 Feb 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 691 712 771
Rank change year-on-year +21 +59 +30
Contract jobs citing AirWatch 175 139 111
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.18% 0.15% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.45% 1.34% 1.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 123 86 67
UK median daily rate £350 £325 £386
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -15.69% +10.14%
10th Percentile £128 £154 £188
90th Percentile £522 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £313 £334 £390
% change year-on-year -6.37% -14.42% +15.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 10
UK median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.73
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -7.14% -4.96% -21.44%
10th Percentile £11.95 £12.14 £11.10
90th Percentile £45.00 £29.25 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.00 £14.00 £14.73
% change year-on-year -7.14% -4.96% -32.89%

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 12,065 10,380 9,795
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 12.07% 10.90% 9.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,197 6,743 6,081
UK median daily rate £476 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.67% +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £275 £268 £245
90th Percentile £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +6.25% +5.26% +5.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 256 253 313
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% - +0.45%
10th Percentile £11.25 £12.50 £11.00
90th Percentile £47.67 £48.95 £52.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.69 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year -15.19% -1.33% -10.71%

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 25 February 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 25 February 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 25 February 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 +19 165 £350 +7.69% 25
London +18 89 £375 +87.50% 13
UK excluding London -6 78 £313 -6.37% 14
South East -10 38 £400 +15.11% 3
North of England +21 15 £273 -17.42% 5
Midlands +13 15 £300 -25.93% 2
East Midlands -3 8 £300 -45.45% 1
South West - 8 £425 - 2
West Midlands +14 7 £345 +4.55% 1
North East +57 6 £285 -13.64% 1
North West +11 6 £298 -15.00% 2
Yorkshire -4 3 £140 -46.67% 2
Scotland -21 3 £394 +19.32% 2
Wales - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 25 February 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 (70.86%) Windows
2 97 (55.43%) Active Directory
3 74 (42.29%) Microsoft
4 70 (40.00%) SCCM
5 67 (38.29%) Windows 10
6 57 (32.57%) Office 365
6 57 (32.57%) Windows 7
7 51 (29.14%) VMware
8 46 (26.29%) ITIL
9 39 (22.29%) Citrix
10 36 (20.57%) Microsoft Office
11 35 (20.00%) Security Cleared
12 34 (19.43%) Mobile Device Management
13 33 (18.86%) Windows Server
13 33 (18.86%) SC Cleared
14 30 (17.14%) Migration
15 29 (16.57%) MS Exchange
16 28 (16.00%) DNS
16 28 (16.00%) Apple iOS
17 26 (14.86%) Apple
18 24 (13.71%) Cisco
19 23 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
19 23 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
20 22 (12.57%) Windows Server 2008
21 21 (12.00%) Service Management
21 21 (12.00%) DHCP
22 20 (11.43%) SLA
22 20 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
23 19 (10.86%) Android
23 19 (10.86%) VMware Infrastructure

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 29 (16.57%) MS Exchange
2 16 (9.14%) Skype for Business
3 11 (6.29%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.71%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2013
5 3 (1.71%) IBM Domino
5 3 (1.71%) IIS
5 3 (1.71%) SharePoint 2013
6 2 (1.14%) CMS
6 2 (1.14%) Drupal
7 1 (0.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.57%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 36 (20.57%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (1.14%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (1.71%) LatentZero
2 1 (0.57%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 57 (32.57%) Office 365
2 23 (13.14%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (8.00%) G Suite
4 11 (6.29%) Amazon AWS
5 8 (4.57%) Azure Active Directory
6 3 (1.71%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.57%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.57%) SaaS
7 1 (0.57%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 28 (16.00%) DNS
2 21 (12.00%) DHCP
3 17 (9.71%) Skype
4 16 (9.14%) LAN
5 14 (8.00%) TCP/IP
5 14 (8.00%) VPN
5 14 (8.00%) WAN
6 8 (4.57%) Intranet
7 7 (4.00%) Internet
8 6 (3.43%) IP Telephony
9 5 (2.86%) Cisco IOS
9 5 (2.86%) Firewall
9 5 (2.86%) Wi-Fi
10 4 (2.29%) NetScaler
10 4 (2.29%) SAN
10 4 (2.29%) VLAN
11 3 (1.71%) ADSL
11 3 (1.71%) Broadband
11 3 (1.71%) Network Security
11 3 (1.71%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (4.57%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.57%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 1 (0.57%) MSI
General
1 13 (7.43%) Finance
2 7 (4.00%) Retail
3 4 (2.29%) Telecoms
4 3 (1.71%) Publishing
5 2 (1.14%) Front Office
5 2 (1.14%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) Marketing
6 1 (0.57%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.57%) Billing
Job Titles
1 27 (15.43%) Analyst
2 23 (13.14%) Architect
3 19 (10.86%) Support Engineer
4 15 (8.57%) Desktop Support
4 15 (8.57%) Service Analyst
4 15 (8.57%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 12 (6.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 12 (6.86%) Windows Engineer
7 11 (6.29%) 2nd Line Support
7 11 (6.29%) Desktop Engineer
7 11 (6.29%) Support Analyst
7 11 (6.29%) Technical Engineer
8 9 (5.14%) Project Manager
9 8 (4.57%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
9 8 (4.57%) Administrator
9 8 (4.57%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 8 (4.57%) Office 365 Engineer
10 7 (4.00%) Deployment Engineer
10 7 (4.00%) Service Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (4.57%) Web Services
2 6 (3.43%) LDAP
3 5 (2.86%) AngularJS
3 5 (2.86%) HTML
3 5 (2.86%) REST
3 5 (2.86%) SAML
4 3 (1.71%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 23 (13.14%) Analytical Skills
2 14 (8.00%) iPhone
3 12 (6.86%) iPad
4 11 (6.29%) BYOD
4 11 (6.29%) Video Conferencing
5 7 (4.00%) Blackberry
5 7 (4.00%) PKI
6 6 (3.43%) Data Centre
7 5 (2.86%) NHS
7 5 (2.86%) Smartphone
8 4 (2.29%) FMCG
8 4 (2.29%) Management Information System
9 3 (1.71%) Driving Licence
9 3 (1.71%) Mobile App
10 2 (1.14%) Clustering
10 2 (1.14%) Data Protection Act
10 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Software
10 2 (1.14%) Handset
10 2 (1.14%) PMI
10 2 (1.14%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 124 (70.86%) Windows
2 67 (38.29%) Windows 10
3 57 (32.57%) Windows 7
4 33 (18.86%) Windows Server
5 28 (16.00%) Apple iOS
6 22 (12.57%) Windows Server 2008
7 20 (11.43%) Windows Server 2012
8 19 (10.86%) Android
9 12 (6.86%) Windows 8
10 11 (6.29%) Unix
11 9 (5.14%) Linux
11 9 (5.14%) Windows Server 2003
12 8 (4.57%) Windows Vista
13 7 (4.00%) Windows Phone
13 7 (4.00%) Windows Phone 8
14 5 (2.86%) Mac OS X
15 3 (1.71%) AIX
15 3 (1.71%) Mac OS
15 3 (1.71%) Solaris
16 2 (1.14%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (26.29%) ITIL
2 34 (19.43%) Mobile Device Management
3 30 (17.14%) Migration
4 21 (12.00%) Service Management
5 14 (8.00%) Incident Management
6 12 (6.86%) Application Packaging
7 11 (6.29%) Change Management
7 11 (6.29%) Service Delivery
8 9 (5.14%) Content Management
8 9 (5.14%) Operational Acceptance Testing
8 9 (5.14%) Remediation Plan
9 8 (4.57%) Root Cause Analysis
10 7 (4.00%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 7 (4.00%) Problem Management
11 6 (3.43%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (3.43%) Identity Management
11 6 (3.43%) Security Management
11 6 (3.43%) Stakeholder Management
12 5 (2.86%) Software Deployment
13 4 (2.29%) Disk Encryption
Programming Languages
1 16 (9.14%) PowerShell
2 9 (5.14%) SQL
3 5 (2.86%) JavaScript
4 3 (1.71%) Java
4 3 (1.71%) VB
Qualifications
1 35 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 33 (18.86%) SC Cleared
3 15 (8.57%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (6.29%) ITIL Certification
5 7 (4.00%) Degree
6 6 (3.43%) BPSS Clearance
6 6 (3.43%) Citrix Certification
6 6 (3.43%) MCP
7 5 (2.86%) MCSE
8 3 (1.71%) CCNA
8 3 (1.71%) Cisco Certification
8 3 (1.71%) CTC Cleared
8 3 (1.71%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.71%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (1.14%) CISM
9 2 (1.14%) CISSP
9 2 (1.14%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (1.14%) DV Cleared
9 2 (1.14%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.43%) SLA
2 6 (3.43%) Disclosure Scotland
3 4 (2.29%) GDPR
4 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
System Software
1 97 (55.43%) Active Directory
2 19 (10.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (4.00%) BitLocker
3 7 (4.00%) vSphere
4 4 (2.29%) Hyper-V
4 4 (2.29%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (2.29%) XenApp
5 2 (1.14%) ISA Server
5 2 (1.14%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
6 1 (0.57%) FreeRADIUS
Systems Management
1 70 (40.00%) SCCM
2 19 (10.86%) SCOM
3 18 (10.29%) Microsoft Intune
4 7 (4.00%) SAP Afaria
4 7 (4.00%) XenMobile
5 5 (2.86%) Backup Exec
5 5 (2.86%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
5 5 (2.86%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (2.86%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (2.29%) AppDNA
7 3 (1.71%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 3 (1.71%) Terraform
7 3 (1.71%) WSUS
8 2 (1.14%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.57%) Cisco CUCM
9 1 (0.57%) SCOrch
9 1 (0.57%) Tivoli Storage Manager
9 1 (0.57%) vRealize
Vendors
1 74 (42.29%) Microsoft
2 51 (29.14%) VMware
3 39 (22.29%) Citrix
4 26 (14.86%) Apple
5 24 (13.71%) Cisco
6 14 (8.00%) Google
7 12 (6.86%) HP
7 12 (6.86%) Ivanti
8 11 (6.29%) McAfee
8 11 (6.29%) SAP
8 11 (6.29%) Symantec
9 10 (5.71%) Dell
9 10 (5.71%) MobileIron
10 9 (5.14%) NetApp
10 9 (5.14%) ServiceNow
11 7 (4.00%) Bloomberg
12 6 (3.43%) AlienVault
12 6 (3.43%) Qualys
13 5 (2.86%) CommVault
14 4 (2.29%) Oracle