Period
to 23 August 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 23 August 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
23 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 688 736 743
Rank change year-on-year +48 +7 +65
Contract jobs citing AirWatch 145 147 123
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.15% 0.14% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.36% 1.24% 1.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 98 94 65
UK median daily rate £360 £400 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.06% +23.15% +8.33%
10th Percentile £140 £206 £120
90th Percentile £538 £588 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £375 £243
% change year-on-year -10.00% +54.64% -11.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 15
UK median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £23.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -66.67% +82.61% +35.29%
10th Percentile £10.20 £33.98 £12.00
90th Percentile £40.80 £45.38 £32.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £42.00 £23.25
% change year-on-year -66.67% +80.65% +36.76%

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 10631 11828 9654
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.07% 10.94% 8.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 7036 7618 5934
UK median daily rate £465 £425 £398
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.92% +6.00%
10th Percentile £263 £263 £220
90th Percentile £613 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £390 £363
% change year-on-year +6.41% +7.59% +8.21%
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 245 346
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.22% +11.47% +0.93%
10th Percentile £10.75 £13.00 £12.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £43.17 £40.09
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £25.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -36.00% +23.85% +0.62%

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 23 August 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 23 August 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 23 August 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 +49 141 £360 -15.04% 19
UK excluding London +48 98 £338 -10.00% 12
South East +43 47 £375 -11.76%
London +2 44 £425 -5.56% 7
South West +20 22 £275 -47.62% 3
North of England +50 20 £281 -17.64% 3
Yorkshire +44 13 £288 - 2
North West +13 6 £283 -22.07% 1
Midlands +21 5 £305 +45.24% 3
East of England -10 5 £110 -45.00% 3
East Midlands - 4 £305 - 1
Scotland +22 2 £276 -10.89%
North East +51 1 £143 -53.28%
West Midlands +37 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 23 August 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.

1 106 (73.10%) Windows
2 73 (50.34%) Active Directory
3 56 (38.62%) VMware
4 55 (37.93%) Microsoft
5 50 (34.48%) SCCM
6 42 (28.97%) Android
7 41 (28.28%) Office 365
8 37 (25.52%) Windows 7
8 37 (25.52%) MS Exchange
9 36 (24.83%) Cisco
9 36 (24.83%) PowerShell
9 36 (24.83%) Windows 10
10 35 (24.14%) MobileIron
11 34 (23.45%) Mobile Device Management
12 32 (22.07%) Windows Server 2012
12 32 (22.07%) Finance
13 31 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
14 30 (20.69%) LAN
14 30 (20.69%) Apple iOS
15 29 (20.00%) ITIL
16 28 (19.31%) Exchange Server 2010
17 27 (18.62%) WAN
17 27 (18.62%) Windows Server 2008
18 26 (17.93%) Migration
18 26 (17.93%) DNS
19 25 (17.24%) Windows Server
20 23 (15.86%) Skype for Business
21 22 (15.17%) VB
22 20 (13.79%) Citrix
22 20 (13.79%) VPN

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 37 (25.52%) MS Exchange
2 28 (19.31%) Exchange Server 2010
3 23 (15.86%) Skype for Business
4 18 (12.41%) Exchange Server 2013
5 11 (7.59%) SharePoint
6 9 (6.21%) IIS
7 7 (4.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 7 (4.83%) Exchange Server 2007
8 5 (3.45%) Apache
8 5 (3.45%) Tomcat
9 4 (2.76%) Exchange Server 2003
10 2 (1.38%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 17 (11.72%) Microsoft Office
2 4 (2.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (1.38%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.69%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 4 (2.76%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.69%) SAP EWM
Cloud Services
1 41 (28.28%) Office 365
2 10 (6.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (6.21%) SaaS
4 8 (5.52%) IaaS
5 6 (4.14%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (4.14%) OneDrive
6 5 (3.45%) PaaS
7 4 (2.76%) G Suite
7 4 (2.76%) Mimecast
8 3 (2.07%) Azure Active Directory
Communications & Networking
1 30 (20.69%) LAN
2 27 (18.62%) WAN
3 26 (17.93%) DNS
4 20 (13.79%) VPN
5 19 (13.10%) DHCP
6 17 (11.72%) Skype
7 15 (10.34%) Wireless
8 13 (8.97%) Firewall
9 12 (8.28%) 3G
9 12 (8.28%) GPRS
9 12 (8.28%) GSM
9 12 (8.28%) LTE
9 12 (8.28%) SGSN
10 11 (7.59%) SAN
11 10 (6.90%) Cisco IOS
11 10 (6.90%) SMTP
12 7 (4.83%) TCP/IP
12 7 (4.83%) VLAN
12 7 (4.83%) VoIP
13 6 (4.14%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (6.21%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.69%) Power BI
General
1 32 (22.07%) Finance
2 18 (12.41%) Manufacturing
3 15 (10.34%) Telecoms
4 13 (8.97%) Marketing
5 12 (8.28%) Electronics
6 8 (5.52%) Retail
7 6 (4.14%) Banking
8 4 (2.76%) Law
9 2 (1.38%) Legal
10 1 (0.69%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.69%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.69%) Multimedia
Job Titles
1 27 (18.62%) Analyst
2 16 (11.03%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 15 (10.34%) 3rd Line Support
3 15 (10.34%) Technical Support
4 14 (9.66%) Architect
5 13 (8.97%) 3rd Line Technical Support
6 11 (7.59%) Consultant
7 10 (6.90%) Active Directory Engineer
7 10 (6.90%) Project Manager
7 10 (6.90%) Technical Architect
8 9 (6.21%) Exchange Engineer
8 9 (6.21%) Support Engineer
8 9 (6.21%) VMware Engineer
8 9 (6.21%) Windows Engineer
9 8 (5.52%) Infrastructure Analyst
9 8 (5.52%) SCCM Engineer
9 8 (5.52%) Service Analyst
10 7 (4.83%) Desktop Support
10 7 (4.83%) Technical Analyst
11 6 (4.14%) Junior
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (8.28%) HTML
2 6 (4.14%) Middleware
3 1 (0.69%) 802.1X
3 1 (0.69%) COM
3 1 (0.69%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 17 (11.72%) iPad
1 17 (11.72%) iPhone
2 13 (8.97%) Video Conferencing
3 9 (6.21%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (6.21%) Blackberry
4 8 (5.52%) FMCG
5 5 (3.45%) BYOD
5 5 (3.45%) Public Cloud
5 5 (3.45%) Smartphone
6 3 (2.07%) CESG
6 3 (2.07%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.38%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.38%) Mobile App
7 2 (1.38%) Private Cloud
7 2 (1.38%) User Experience
7 2 (1.38%) Virtual Team
8 1 (0.69%) Cyberthreat
8 1 (0.69%) Device Driver
8 1 (0.69%) Enterprise Software
8 1 (0.69%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 106 (73.10%) Windows
2 42 (28.97%) Android
3 37 (25.52%) Windows 7
4 36 (24.83%) Windows 10
5 32 (22.07%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (20.69%) Apple iOS
7 27 (18.62%) Windows Server 2008
8 25 (17.24%) Windows Server
9 17 (11.72%) Windows 8
10 13 (8.97%) Mac OS X
10 13 (8.97%) Unix
11 12 (8.28%) Windows Phone
12 9 (6.21%) Windows Server 2003
13 6 (4.14%) Linux
14 5 (3.45%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 4 (2.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
16 3 (2.07%) Windows Mobile
17 2 (1.38%) Windows XP
18 1 (0.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (23.45%) Mobile Device Management
2 29 (20.00%) ITIL
3 26 (17.93%) Migration
4 13 (8.97%) Business Intelligence
5 12 (8.28%) Digital Marketing
5 12 (8.28%) Programme Management
6 11 (7.59%) Asset Management
6 11 (7.59%) Project Management
6 11 (7.59%) Service Delivery
7 10 (6.90%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 8 (5.52%) Stakeholder Management
9 7 (4.83%) High Availability
9 7 (4.83%) Service Management
10 6 (4.14%) Customer Requirements
10 6 (4.14%) DevOps
10 6 (4.14%) Identity Management
11 5 (3.45%) Load Balancing
11 5 (3.45%) Network Virtualisation
11 5 (3.45%) Open Source
11 5 (3.45%) Threat Analysis
Programming Languages
1 36 (24.83%) PowerShell
2 22 (15.17%) VB
3 12 (8.28%) Java
3 12 (8.28%) PHP
4 5 (3.45%) SQL
5 3 (2.07%) VBScript
6 2 (1.38%) C#
7 1 (0.69%) C
Qualifications
1 19 (13.10%) Security Cleared
2 13 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (8.28%) SC Cleared
4 7 (4.83%) MCSE
5 5 (3.45%) CCIE
5 5 (3.45%) Cisco Certification
5 5 (3.45%) EMC Certification
6 4 (2.76%) DV Cleared
6 4 (2.76%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (2.07%) BPSS Clearance
8 2 (1.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.69%) CTC Cleared
9 1 (0.69%) Degree
9 1 (0.69%) MCITP
9 1 (0.69%) MCP
9 1 (0.69%) MCSA
9 1 (0.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (6.90%) SLA
2 4 (2.76%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 1 (0.69%) GDPR
3 1 (0.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 73 (50.34%) Active Directory
2 31 (21.38%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (6.21%) Hyper-V
3 9 (6.21%) Virtual Desktop
4 8 (5.52%) XenApp
5 2 (1.38%) Microsoft App-V
6 1 (0.69%) BitLocker
6 1 (0.69%) ISA Server
6 1 (0.69%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.69%) vSphere
6 1 (0.69%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 50 (34.48%) SCCM
2 14 (9.66%) SCOM
3 11 (7.59%) NetBackup
4 10 (6.90%) WSUS
5 9 (6.21%) Microsoft Intune
6 8 (5.52%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (4.83%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (3.45%) XenMobile
9 3 (2.07%) Aspera SmartTrack
9 3 (2.07%) Cisco CUCM
9 3 (2.07%) SCOrch
10 1 (0.69%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.69%) McAfee ePO
10 1 (0.69%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
10 1 (0.69%) Simpana
10 1 (0.69%) SmoothWall
10 1 (0.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.69%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 56 (38.62%) VMware
2 55 (37.93%) Microsoft
3 36 (24.83%) Cisco
4 35 (24.14%) MobileIron
5 20 (13.79%) Citrix
6 19 (13.10%) Symantec
7 17 (11.72%) SAP
8 11 (7.59%) Apple
9 6 (4.14%) EMC
9 6 (4.14%) HP
9 6 (4.14%) Oracle
9 6 (4.14%) Palo Alto
10 5 (3.45%) CheckPoint
10 5 (3.45%) Forcepoint
10 5 (3.45%) Google
10 5 (3.45%) Red Hat
11 4 (2.76%) AlienVault
11 4 (2.76%) BMC
11 4 (2.76%) Dell
11 4 (2.76%) Remedy