Period
to 4 March 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Microsoft Intune skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Microsoft Intune over the 6 months to 4 March 2021 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.

Microsoft Intune (formerly Windows Intune)
UK
6 months to
4 Mar 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 319 376 568
Rank change year-on-year +57 +192 +117
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Intune 351 407 336
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.72% 0.60% 0.34%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.41% 4.19% 2.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 300 336 233
Median daily rate £400 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.88% +6.25% -3.61%
10th Percentile £223 £253 £201
90th Percentile £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £430 £400
% change year-on-year -9.30% +7.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 7 1
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.45% +57.14% -12.50%
10th Percentile £14.00 £14.65 £16.25
90th Percentile £60.25 £82.50 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £57.50 £27.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +109.09% +57.14% -9.09%

Microsoft Intune 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 7,963 9,721 14,493
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 16.43% 14.43% 14.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,594 6,683 9,857
Median daily rate £500 £500 £500
10th Percentile £320 £263 £313
90th Percentile £668 £675 £665
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 158 278 338
Median hourly rate £24.40 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.43% - -
10th Percentile £12.74 £12.44 £12.00
90th Percentile £62.25 £47.11 £47.83
Median hourly rate £22.25 £17.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year +27.14% - +12.22%

Microsoft Intune
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Microsoft Intune as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Intune in the UK

Microsoft Intune
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Intune.

Daily rate trend for Microsoft Intune in the UK

Microsoft Intune
Daily Rate Histogram

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing Microsoft Intune over the 6 months to 4 March 2021.

Daily rate histogram for Microsoft Intune in the UK

Microsoft Intune
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing Microsoft Intune.

Hourly rate trend for Microsoft Intune in the UK

Microsoft Intune
Hourly Rate Histogram

Hourly rate distribution of jobs citing Microsoft Intune over the 6 months to 4 March 2021.

Hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Intune in the UK

Microsoft Intune
Top 16 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Intune within the UK over the 6 months to 4 March 2021. 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 +62 288 £413 -2.94% 122
UK excluding London +88 162 £390 -9.30% 81
London +9 120 £440 +3.53% 47
Work from Home -163 113 £445 +1.71% 23
South East +76 51 £400 -11.11% 21
North of England +85 42 £420 +7.69% 14
North West +54 29 £413 +3.13% 12
Midlands +39 22 £425 +13.33% 15
West Midlands +41 20 £425 +13.33% 8
South West +60 17 £344 -16.67% 12
Yorkshire +48 13 £425 +21.43% 2
Scotland +22 13 £350 - 5
Wales +10 9 £360 -24.21% 2
East of England +50 8 £188 -60.53% 12
East Midlands +18 1 £350 -22.22% 7
Northern Ireland - 1 £400 -

For the 6 months to 4 March 2021, IT contractor jobs citing Microsoft Intune 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 Microsoft Intune.

1 275 (78.35%) Microsoft 365
2 259 (73.79%) Azure
3 236 (67.24%) Microsoft
4 232 (66.10%) Windows
5 221 (62.96%) Active Directory
6 162 (46.15%) Windows 10
7 138 (39.32%) Azure Active Directory
8 124 (35.33%) SCCM
9 103 (29.34%) SharePoint
10 72 (20.51%) Security Cleared
11 69 (19.66%) VMware
12 67 (19.09%) PowerShell
12 67 (19.09%) Windows Server
13 63 (17.95%) Migration
14 62 (17.66%) SC Cleared
15 61 (17.38%) OneDrive
16 57 (16.24%) DNS
17 52 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
17 52 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
18 47 (13.39%) Public Sector
19 44 (12.54%) Mobile Device Management
20 39 (11.11%) Finance
21 38 (10.83%) Linux
22 37 (10.54%) Firewall
23 35 (9.97%) VPN
23 35 (9.97%) DevOps
24 34 (9.69%) Windows Server 2012
24 34 (9.69%) Cisco
24 34 (9.69%) MS Exchange
25 33 (9.40%) EMC

Microsoft Intune
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
1 103 (29.34%) SharePoint
2 34 (9.69%) MS Exchange
3 24 (6.84%) IIS
4 17 (4.84%) Skype for Business
5 6 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
6 3 (0.85%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.57%) Confluence
7 2 (0.57%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.28%) Apache
8 1 (0.28%) BizTalk Server
8 1 (0.28%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 32 (9.12%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.42%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (0.28%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (0.28%) Maximo
1 1 (0.28%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 275 (78.35%) Microsoft 365
2 259 (73.79%) Azure
3 138 (39.32%) Azure Active Directory
4 61 (17.38%) OneDrive
5 16 (4.56%) AWS
5 16 (4.56%) IaaS
6 15 (4.27%) Power Platform
7 14 (3.99%) SaaS
8 12 (3.42%) Mimecast
8 12 (3.42%) PaaS
9 11 (3.13%) PowerApps
10 7 (1.99%) ShareGate
11 6 (1.71%) Yammer
12 5 (1.42%) GCP
12 5 (1.42%) Logic Apps
13 3 (0.85%) Azure Functions
13 3 (0.85%) iTunes
13 3 (0.85%) Serverless
14 2 (0.57%) Slack
14 2 (0.57%) Zapier
Communications & Networking
1 57 (16.24%) DNS
2 37 (10.54%) Firewall
3 35 (9.97%) VPN
4 31 (8.83%) DHCP
5 25 (7.12%) Skype
6 23 (6.55%) WAN
7 21 (5.98%) WAAS
8 16 (4.56%) VLAN
9 12 (3.42%) Ethernet
9 12 (3.42%) VSAN
10 10 (2.85%) LAN
11 8 (2.28%) 802.11
12 7 (1.99%) Wi-Fi
13 6 (1.71%) SAN
14 5 (1.42%) Wireless
15 4 (1.14%) TCP/IP
15 4 (1.14%) VoIP
16 3 (0.85%) DMZ
16 3 (0.85%) SMTP
16 3 (0.85%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 27 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.56%) HBase
3 8 (2.28%) Hadoop
3 8 (2.28%) Power BI
4 5 (1.42%) Amazon RDS
5 3 (0.85%) Azure SQL Database
6 1 (0.28%) BusinessObjects
6 1 (0.28%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 6 (1.71%) JIRA
2 2 (0.57%) MSI
3 1 (0.28%) Hudson
3 1 (0.28%) Vagrant
3 1 (0.28%) Xcode
General
1 47 (13.39%) Public Sector
2 39 (11.11%) Finance
3 15 (4.27%) Telecoms
4 14 (3.99%) Manufacturing
5 12 (3.42%) Electronics
5 12 (3.42%) Marketing
6 7 (1.99%) French Language
7 6 (1.71%) Banking
7 6 (1.71%) German Language
8 5 (1.42%) Legal
9 3 (0.85%) Publishing
10 2 (0.57%) Fire and Rescue
10 2 (0.57%) Italian Language
10 2 (0.57%) Law
10 2 (0.57%) Polish Language
10 2 (0.57%) Spanish Language
11 1 (0.28%) Czech Language
11 1 (0.28%) Dutch Language
11 1 (0.28%) Russian Language
11 1 (0.28%) Turkish Language
Job Titles
1 60 (17.09%) Architect
2 53 (15.10%) Consultant
3 40 (11.40%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 35 (9.97%) Azure Engineer
5 34 (9.69%) Office 365 Engineer
6 28 (7.98%) Support Engineer
7 25 (7.12%) Windows Engineer
8 17 (4.84%) Technical Architect
9 16 (4.56%) IT Support
10 13 (3.70%) IT Engineer
10 13 (3.70%) Microsoft Engineer
11 11 (3.13%) 3rd Line Support
11 11 (3.13%) Microsoft Consultant
11 11 (3.13%) SCCM Engineer
11 11 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
12 10 (2.85%) Azure Architect
12 10 (2.85%) IT Support Engineer
13 9 (2.56%) 2nd Line Support
13 9 (2.56%) Cloud Engineer
14 8 (2.28%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.98%) Middleware
2 8 (2.28%) 802.1X
3 5 (1.42%) COM
4 4 (1.14%) SAML
5 3 (0.85%) Software Packaging
6 2 (0.57%) .NET
6 2 (0.57%) Web Services
6 2 (0.57%) XMPP
7 1 (0.28%) J2EE
7 1 (0.28%) OAuth
7 1 (0.28%) OpenID
7 1 (0.28%) REST
7 1 (0.28%) Windows SharePoint Services
7 1 (0.28%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 21 (5.98%) Clustering
1 21 (5.98%) EMC VNX
2 18 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
3 11 (3.13%) Blackberry
4 10 (2.85%) NHS
5 8 (2.28%) User Experience
6 7 (1.99%) Data Centre
6 7 (1.99%) Enterprise Software
6 7 (1.99%) Mobile App
6 7 (1.99%) PKI
7 5 (1.42%) Management Information System
8 4 (1.14%) BYOD
8 4 (1.14%) Public Cloud
8 4 (1.14%) Self-Motivation
9 3 (0.85%) Augmented Reality
9 3 (0.85%) Cloud Native
9 3 (0.85%) Replication
9 3 (0.85%) Social Media
9 3 (0.85%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (0.57%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 232 (66.10%) Windows
2 162 (46.15%) Windows 10
3 67 (19.09%) Windows Server
4 38 (10.83%) Linux
5 34 (9.69%) Windows Server 2012
6 30 (8.55%) Apple iOS
7 29 (8.26%) Android
8 25 (7.12%) Windows 7
9 22 (6.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 22 (6.27%) Windows XP
10 18 (5.13%) Windows Server 2016
11 14 (3.99%) Mac OS
12 12 (3.42%) Windows Server 2019
13 11 (3.13%) Ubuntu
14 9 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
15 7 (1.99%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (1.14%) Unix
17 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
17 1 (0.28%) VMS
17 1 (0.28%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (17.95%) Migration
2 52 (14.81%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 44 (12.54%) Mobile Device Management
4 35 (9.97%) DevOps
5 26 (7.41%) ITIL
6 23 (6.55%) Problem-Solving
7 20 (5.70%) Business Intelligence
8 19 (5.41%) Project Delivery
9 16 (4.56%) Agile Software Development
9 16 (4.56%) Identity Management
10 15 (4.27%) Identity Access Management
11 13 (3.70%) Application Packaging
11 13 (3.70%) Service Delivery
11 13 (3.70%) Stakeholder Management
12 12 (3.42%) Digital Marketing
12 12 (3.42%) Disk Encryption
12 12 (3.42%) Programme Management
13 11 (3.13%) Converged Infrastructure
14 10 (2.85%) Computer Science
14 10 (2.85%) ITSM
Programming Languages
1 67 (19.09%) PowerShell
2 8 (2.28%) SQL
3 4 (1.14%) VBScript
4 3 (0.85%) Bash Shell
4 3 (0.85%) Python
4 3 (0.85%) VB
5 1 (0.28%) Apple Swift
5 1 (0.28%) C
5 1 (0.28%) Java
5 1 (0.28%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 72 (20.51%) Security Cleared
2 62 (17.66%) SC Cleared
3 29 (8.26%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (3.99%) MCSE
5 11 (3.13%) Degree
6 9 (2.56%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (2.28%) MCSA
8 5 (1.42%) MCP
9 4 (1.14%) CTC Cleared
9 4 (1.14%) MCTS
10 3 (0.85%) BPSS Clearance
10 3 (0.85%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (0.85%) CISSP
10 3 (0.85%) Computer Science Degree
10 3 (0.85%) DV Cleared
11 2 (0.57%) CCNA
11 2 (0.57%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.57%) ITIL Certification
11 2 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
12 1 (0.28%) (ISC)2 CCSP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 25 (7.12%) SLA
2 4 (1.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.57%) NCSC
3 2 (0.57%) PMO
System Software
1 221 (62.96%) Active Directory
2 52 (14.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (4.84%) Virtual Desktop
4 15 (4.27%) vSphere
5 13 (3.70%) Hyper-V
6 12 (3.42%) VMware NSX
7 9 (2.56%) HDFS
8 8 (2.28%) BitLocker
9 7 (1.99%) VMware ESXi
10 6 (1.71%) Virtual Machines
10 6 (1.71%) XenApp
10 6 (1.71%) XenDesktop
11 2 (0.57%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
11 2 (0.57%) Microsoft App-V
12 1 (0.28%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 1 (0.28%) vCloud
12 1 (0.28%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 124 (35.33%) SCCM
2 22 (6.27%) AirWatch
3 21 (5.98%) IBM BigFix
3 21 (5.98%) Microsoft Clustering
4 18 (5.13%) Single Sign-On
5 14 (3.99%) vCenter Server
6 13 (3.70%) Terraform
7 10 (2.85%) Ansible
8 8 (2.28%) Jamf Pro
9 7 (1.99%) SCOM
9 7 (1.99%) WSUS
10 3 (0.85%) SmoothWall
11 2 (0.57%) McAfee ePO
11 2 (0.57%) Nessus
11 2 (0.57%) QRadar
12 1 (0.28%) EMC NetWorker
12 1 (0.28%) FortiGate
12 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
12 1 (0.28%) ThinApp
12 1 (0.28%) WMI
Vendors
1 236 (67.24%) Microsoft
2 69 (19.66%) VMware
3 34 (9.69%) Cisco
4 33 (9.40%) EMC
5 28 (7.98%) Citrix
6 22 (6.27%) Red Hat
7 20 (5.70%) Apple
8 16 (4.56%) Dell
9 13 (3.70%) SAP
10 12 (3.42%) HP
11 9 (2.56%) Samsung
12 7 (1.99%) Google
12 7 (1.99%) Okta
12 7 (1.99%) Zscaler
13 6 (1.71%) CA
14 5 (1.42%) Veeam
15 4 (1.14%) McAfee
15 4 (1.14%) ServiceNow
15 4 (1.14%) SolarWinds
16 3 (0.85%) Juniper