Period
to 21 October 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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 640 713 718
Rank change year-on-year +73 +5 +22
Contract jobs citing AirWatch 168 176 168
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.20% 0.17% 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.35% 1.22% 1.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 111 129 110
UK median daily rate £363 £350 £344
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.57% +1.82% -3.17%
10th Percentile £150 £120 £138
90th Percentile £500 £538 £514
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £350 £344
% change year-on-year +10.71% +1.82% -3.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 4
UK median hourly rate £16.74 £19.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -11.92% +40.74% -67.86%
10th Percentile £13.40 £13.70 £10.38
90th Percentile £30.72 £103.80 £37.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.54 £11.00 £13.50
% change year-on-year +50.39% -18.52% -67.86%

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 12,440 14,458 11,479
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.64% 14.13% 11.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 8,415 9,735 7,655
UK median daily rate £500 £500 £470
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.38% +9.30%
10th Percentile £275 £293 £263
90th Percentile £675 £650 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £433 £413
% change year-on-year +4.05% +4.85% +4.43%
Number of hourly rates quoted 317 388 267
UK median hourly rate £21.15 £17.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +20.86% -2.78% -22.58%
10th Percentile £12.76 £12.25 £10.75
90th Percentile £50.10 £47.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.90 £17.50 £17.38
% change year-on-year +19.40% +0.72% -33.81%

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 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 21 October 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 21 October 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 +68 156 £363 +3.57% 29
UK excluding London +50 83 £388 +10.71% 18
London +73 81 £289 +8.96% 12
South East +15 24 £328 -2.96% 7
North of England +40 22 £175 -53.33% 5
Midlands +55 14 £495 +7.03% 1
West Midlands +42 13 £495 +4.21% 1
North West +16 11 £413 +10.00% 2
Scotland +39 9 £320 +190.91%
North East +19 9 £150 -45.45%
South West -5 8 £450 +38.46% 2
East of England +27 6 £179 -59.14% 2
Yorkshire +39 2 - - 3
East Midlands +22 1 - -

For the 6 months to 21 October 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.

1 109 (64.88%) Windows
2 91 (54.17%) Microsoft
3 84 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 79 (47.02%) Windows 10
5 78 (46.43%) Office 365
6 58 (34.52%) Mobile Device Management
7 56 (33.33%) Windows 7
8 53 (31.55%) SCCM
9 48 (28.57%) Android
10 45 (26.79%) Finance
11 37 (22.02%) Microsoft Office
11 37 (22.02%) Apple iOS
11 37 (22.02%) Microsoft Intune
12 35 (20.83%) VMware
13 34 (20.24%) MS Exchange
14 30 (17.86%) ITIL
15 29 (17.26%) Telecoms
15 29 (17.26%) Skype
16 28 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
17 27 (16.07%) Cisco
17 27 (16.07%) Azure
18 26 (15.48%) Citrix
18 26 (15.48%) Public Sector
19 25 (14.88%) Migration
20 24 (14.29%) SAP
20 24 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
20 24 (14.29%) Skype for Business
21 23 (13.69%) Programme Management
22 22 (13.10%) Manufacturing
22 22 (13.10%) Electronics

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 34 (20.24%) MS Exchange
2 24 (14.29%) Skype for Business
3 21 (12.50%) SharePoint
4 10 (5.95%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (3.57%) IIS
6 5 (2.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (1.79%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (1.19%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 37 (22.02%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (1.79%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.19%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.60%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.60%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 78 (46.43%) Office 365
2 27 (16.07%) Azure
3 18 (10.71%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (5.36%) Mimecast
4 9 (5.36%) OneDrive
5 8 (4.76%) SaaS
6 6 (3.57%) AWS
7 4 (2.38%) Azure ExpressRoute
7 4 (2.38%) Yammer
8 2 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (1.19%) G Suite
8 2 (1.19%) IaaS
8 2 (1.19%) Power Platform
9 1 (0.60%) IBM Cloud
9 1 (0.60%) SoftLayer
Communications & Networking
1 29 (17.26%) Skype
2 21 (12.50%) LAN
2 21 (12.50%) WAN
3 19 (11.31%) Wi-Fi
4 17 (10.12%) VoIP
5 16 (9.52%) Firewall
6 13 (7.74%) DHCP
6 13 (7.74%) Internet
6 13 (7.74%) MPLS
7 12 (7.14%) DNS
8 11 (6.55%) VPN
9 10 (5.95%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (5.36%) ADSL
10 9 (5.36%) MD110
10 9 (5.36%) PABX
11 5 (2.98%) FTP
11 5 (2.98%) WebEx
12 4 (2.38%) Kerberos
12 4 (2.38%) NAS
12 4 (2.38%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (4.17%) SQL Server
2 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2012
2 4 (2.38%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (1.19%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (1.19%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (1.19%) Power BI
4 1 (0.60%) Data Lake
Development Applications
1 2 (1.19%) JIRA
General
1 45 (26.79%) Finance
2 29 (17.26%) Telecoms
3 26 (15.48%) Public Sector
4 22 (13.10%) Electronics
4 22 (13.10%) Manufacturing
4 22 (13.10%) Marketing
5 9 (5.36%) Banking
5 9 (5.36%) Billing
6 8 (4.76%) Retail
7 6 (3.57%) Law
8 4 (2.38%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.60%) German Language
9 1 (0.60%) Legal
Job Titles
1 38 (22.62%) Analyst
2 33 (19.64%) Consultant
3 24 (14.29%) Service Analyst
4 23 (13.69%) Service Desk Analyst
5 22 (13.10%) SCCM Consultant
5 22 (13.10%) Windows Consultant
6 21 (12.50%) Support Analyst
7 19 (11.31%) Windows Engineer
8 18 (10.71%) Architect
9 17 (10.12%) SCCM Engineer
10 16 (9.52%) Support Engineer
11 14 (8.33%) Desktop Support
12 10 (5.95%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 9 (5.36%) Technical Specialist
14 8 (4.76%) 1st Line Support
14 8 (4.76%) 2nd Line Support
14 8 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
14 8 (4.76%) Service Desk Support
14 8 (4.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
15 7 (4.17%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (2.98%) OAuth
2 4 (2.38%) OAuth2
2 4 (2.38%) OpenID
2 4 (2.38%) SAML
3 3 (1.79%) .NET
4 2 (1.19%) XMPP
5 1 (0.60%) REST
5 1 (0.60%) RESTful
5 1 (0.60%) SOAP
5 1 (0.60%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (12.50%) iPhone
2 17 (10.12%) Smartphone
3 16 (9.52%) Video Conferencing
4 9 (5.36%) Blackberry
4 9 (5.36%) iPad
5 8 (4.76%) Handset
5 8 (4.76%) Mobile App
6 7 (4.17%) Public Cloud
7 6 (3.57%) Analytical Skills
7 6 (3.57%) Data Centre
8 5 (2.98%) Self-Motivation
8 5 (2.98%) Shadow IT
9 4 (2.38%) Driving Licence
9 4 (2.38%) Hedge funds
9 4 (2.38%) Private Cloud
10 3 (1.79%) Management Information System
10 3 (1.79%) Mobile Computing
11 2 (1.19%) Clustering
11 2 (1.19%) PDA
12 1 (0.60%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 109 (64.88%) Windows
2 79 (47.02%) Windows 10
3 56 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 48 (28.57%) Android
5 37 (22.02%) Apple iOS
6 16 (9.52%) Windows Server
7 11 (6.55%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (5.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (2.98%) Linux
9 5 (2.98%) Unix
9 5 (2.98%) Windows Phone
10 4 (2.38%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.19%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.60%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.60%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (34.52%) Mobile Device Management
2 30 (17.86%) ITIL
3 28 (16.67%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 25 (14.88%) Migration
5 24 (14.29%) Business Intelligence
6 23 (13.69%) Programme Management
7 22 (13.10%) Digital Marketing
8 18 (10.71%) Infrastructure Engineering
9 13 (7.74%) Problem-Solving
10 12 (7.14%) Service Management
11 11 (6.55%) Asset Management
12 10 (5.95%) ITSM
13 9 (5.36%) Agile Software Development
13 9 (5.36%) Continuous Improvement
13 9 (5.36%) DNA
14 8 (4.76%) Incident Management
14 8 (4.76%) Project Delivery
14 8 (4.76%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
15 7 (4.17%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (6.55%) PowerShell
2 8 (4.76%) SQL
3 5 (2.98%) Python
4 3 (1.79%) C
4 3 (1.79%) Java
5 1 (0.60%) Bash Shell
5 1 (0.60%) Perl
5 1 (0.60%) VB
5 1 (0.60%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 17 (10.12%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.33%) ITIL Certification
2 14 (8.33%) SC Cleared
3 7 (4.17%) MCP
4 6 (3.57%) Microsoft Certification
5 4 (2.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (1.79%) Citrix Certification
6 3 (1.79%) MCSA
7 2 (1.19%) A+ Certification
7 2 (1.19%) CCA
7 2 (1.19%) DBS Check
7 2 (1.19%) Degree
7 2 (1.19%) MCSE
7 2 (1.19%) VCAP
8 1 (0.60%) BPSS Clearance
8 1 (0.60%) CTC Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) DV Cleared
8 1 (0.60%) MCTS
8 1 (0.60%) TOGAF Certification
8 1 (0.60%) VCP6
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (10.71%) SLA
2 4 (2.38%) Cyber Essentials
2 4 (2.38%) NIST
3 1 (0.60%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 84 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 17 (10.12%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (5.36%) XenApp
4 7 (4.17%) Virtual Desktop
4 7 (4.17%) VMware ESXi
4 7 (4.17%) vSphere
5 4 (2.38%) XenDesktop
6 3 (1.79%) Hyper-V
7 2 (1.19%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (0.60%) UAG
8 1 (0.60%) vCloud
8 1 (0.60%) VMware NSX
8 1 (0.60%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 53 (31.55%) SCCM
2 37 (22.02%) Microsoft Intune
3 10 (5.95%) Single Sign-On
4 4 (2.38%) Cisco CUCM
4 4 (2.38%) vCenter Server
5 3 (1.79%) Cisco UCCX
5 3 (1.79%) Jamf Pro
5 3 (1.79%) PaperCut
5 3 (1.79%) vRealize
6 2 (1.19%) MaaS360
6 2 (1.19%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (0.60%) Ansible
7 1 (0.60%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.60%) ThinApp
7 1 (0.60%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 91 (54.17%) Microsoft
2 35 (20.83%) VMware
3 27 (16.07%) Cisco
4 26 (15.48%) Citrix
5 24 (14.29%) SAP
6 17 (10.12%) Ivanti
7 16 (9.52%) Apple
8 12 (7.14%) Juniper
9 11 (6.55%) ServiceNow
10 10 (5.95%) Mitel
10 10 (5.95%) MobileIron
11 9 (5.36%) Aastra
11 9 (5.36%) BT
11 9 (5.36%) Ericsson
11 9 (5.36%) Forcepoint
11 9 (5.36%) Red Box
11 9 (5.36%) Tandberg
12 7 (4.17%) Zscaler
13 6 (3.57%) Avaya
14 5 (2.98%) McAfee