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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 18 May 2022 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
18 May 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 313 346 330
Rank change year-on-year +33 -16 +190
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Intune 713 418 364
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.81% 0.73% 0.74%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.13% 4.51% 4.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 530 257 257
10th Percentile £185 £209 £218
25th Percentile £263 £313 £313
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £400 £425
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% -5.88% -
75th Percentile £538 £488 £505
90th Percentile £613 £567 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £350 £450
% change year-on-year -7.14% -22.22% +12.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 13 7
10th Percentile £12.37 £13.00 £11.33
25th Percentile £15.56 £14.00 £14.19
Median hourly rate £19.38 £16.50 £17.00
Median % change year-on-year +17.42% -2.94% -61.56%
75th Percentile £23.36 £58.75 £20.88
90th Percentile £36.88 £60.20 £24.21
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £34.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -52.17% +102.94% -

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 13,893 9,271 7,405
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.87% 16.18% 14.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 10,023 6,572 5,105
10th Percentile £363 £343 £281
25th Percentile £463 £417 £400
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £565 £500 £500
Median % change year-on-year +13.00% - -
75th Percentile £675 £599 £594
90th Percentile £750 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £500 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +11.11% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 142 208
10th Percentile £13.87 £15.08 £12.48
25th Percentile £15.63 £18.39 £14.50
Median hourly rate £22.00 £40.00 £19.50
Median % change year-on-year -45.00% +105.13% +5.41%
75th Percentile £44.69 £54.00 £33.75
90th Percentile £59.75 £64.50 £48.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £22.92 £19.00
% change year-on-year -12.74% +20.63% +11.76%

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 18 May 2022.

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 18 May 2022.

Hourly rate histogram for Microsoft Intune in the UK

Microsoft Intune
Top 17 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 18 May 2022. 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
Jobs
England +31 619 £413 +3.13% 215
UK excluding London +43 316 £325 -7.14% 159
Work from Home -28 313 £450 +12.50% 75
London -21 290 £475 +6.74% 61
North of England +6 96 £338 -15.63% 49
South East +5 80 £293 -16.43% 45
North West -6 58 £325 -7.14% 22
Midlands -22 46 £350 -6.67% 23
East of England -6 43 £325 +18.18% 19
South West -17 32 £375 +7.14% 19
Yorkshire -22 30 £320 -24.26% 18
West Midlands -33 28 £325 -16.13% 16
East Midlands -2 17 £350 +75.00% 7
Scotland -4 16 £250 -28.57% 2
North East - 9 £450 - 9
Wales -24 3 - - 3
Northern Ireland -5 2 £450 +12.50%

For the 6 months to 18 May 2022, 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.

1 544 (76.30%) Azure
2 540 (75.74%) Microsoft 365
3 498 (69.85%) Microsoft
4 497 (69.71%) Windows
5 490 (68.72%) Active Directory
6 292 (40.95%) Azure Active Directory
7 263 (36.89%) Windows 10
8 242 (33.94%) SCCM
9 197 (27.63%) SharePoint
10 184 (25.81%) PowerShell
11 177 (24.82%) VMware
12 164 (23.00%) Windows Server
13 151 (21.18%) Social Skills
14 137 (19.21%) ITIL
15 125 (17.53%) Citrix
16 117 (16.41%) Migration
16 117 (16.41%) VMware Infrastructure
17 112 (15.71%) DNS
18 111 (15.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
19 107 (15.01%) Microsoft Office
20 100 (14.03%) OneDrive
21 96 (13.46%) Finance
22 93 (13.04%) VPN
23 88 (12.34%) Firewall
24 84 (11.78%) DHCP
24 84 (11.78%) Security Cleared
25 80 (11.22%) SC Cleared
26 73 (10.24%) AWS
27 70 (9.82%) Apple iOS
28 69 (9.68%) Public Sector

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
1 197 (27.63%) SharePoint
2 55 (7.71%) MS Exchange
3 26 (3.65%) Skype for Business
4 17 (2.38%) Confluence
5 7 (0.98%) IIS
6 4 (0.56%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.14%) CMS
7 1 (0.14%) Drupal
7 1 (0.14%) Exchange Server 2010
7 1 (0.14%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 107 (15.01%) Microsoft Office
2 25 (3.51%) Microsoft Excel
3 20 (2.81%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 8 (1.12%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.14%) Adobe Creative Suite
5 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 8 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
2 7 (0.98%) Markit EDM
2 7 (0.98%) thinkFolio
3 6 (0.84%) Dynamics AX
4 3 (0.42%) Remedy ITSM
5 1 (0.14%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 544 (76.30%) Azure
2 540 (75.74%) Microsoft 365
3 292 (40.95%) Azure Active Directory
4 100 (14.03%) OneDrive
5 73 (10.24%) AWS
6 48 (6.73%) Power Platform
7 27 (3.79%) Mimecast
8 25 (3.51%) IaaS
9 20 (2.81%) PowerApps
10 19 (2.66%) Azure Monitor
11 17 (2.38%) SaaS
12 16 (2.24%) Dynamics 365
12 16 (2.24%) PaaS
13 15 (2.10%) Power Automate
14 12 (1.68%) Amazon S3
14 12 (1.68%) AWS Lambda
14 12 (1.68%) Google Workspace
15 9 (1.26%) Azure Sentinel
16 8 (1.12%) Azure Cosmos DB
16 8 (1.12%) Virtual Private Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 112 (15.71%) DNS
2 93 (13.04%) VPN
3 88 (12.34%) Firewall
4 84 (11.78%) DHCP
5 48 (6.73%) WAN
6 40 (5.61%) LAN
7 31 (4.35%) Remote Desktop
8 28 (3.93%) Wi-Fi
9 26 (3.65%) SAN
9 26 (3.65%) Skype
10 25 (3.51%) VoIP
11 22 (3.09%) TCP/IP
12 15 (2.10%) Unified Communications
13 14 (1.96%) SD-WAN
14 13 (1.82%) Wireless
15 8 (1.12%) SSL
16 7 (0.98%) Cisco IOS
16 7 (0.98%) Internet
17 6 (0.84%) HTTP
17 6 (0.84%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 50 (7.01%) SQL Server
2 14 (1.96%) Power BI
3 7 (0.98%) Amazon RDS
3 7 (0.98%) Microsoft Analysis Services
4 6 (0.84%) SQL Server Analysis Services
5 4 (0.56%) Amazon DynamoDB
6 3 (0.42%) Azure SQL Database
6 3 (0.42%) Data Warehouse
6 3 (0.42%) GIS
7 2 (0.28%) Data Lake
7 2 (0.28%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 18 (2.52%) JIRA
2 9 (1.26%) InstallShield
3 6 (0.84%) MSI
4 3 (0.42%) Bitbucket
4 3 (0.42%) Jenkins
4 3 (0.42%) Qt Creator
5 2 (0.28%) Rational Performance Tester
6 1 (0.14%) AdminStudio
6 1 (0.14%) Git (software)
General
1 151 (21.18%) Social Skills
2 96 (13.46%) Finance
3 69 (9.68%) Public Sector
4 31 (4.35%) Analytical Skills
5 14 (1.96%) Banking
6 10 (1.40%) Organisational Skills
7 9 (1.26%) Marketing
8 8 (1.12%) Presentation Skills
8 8 (1.12%) Telecoms
9 7 (0.98%) Legal
9 7 (0.98%) Manufacturing
10 5 (0.70%) Documentation Skills
10 5 (0.70%) Electronics
10 5 (0.70%) French Language
11 4 (0.56%) Advertising
11 4 (0.56%) Law
11 4 (0.56%) Publishing
11 4 (0.56%) Retail
12 3 (0.42%) Billing
12 3 (0.42%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 103 (14.45%) Support Engineer
2 92 (12.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 76 (10.66%) Analyst
4 58 (8.13%) 2nd Line Support
5 56 (7.85%) Azure Engineer
6 52 (7.29%) Architect
7 49 (6.87%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
8 48 (6.73%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 48 (6.73%) Consultant
9 46 (6.45%) Cloud Engineer
10 41 (5.75%) IT Engineer
10 41 (5.75%) IT Support
11 38 (5.33%) Support Analyst
12 36 (5.05%) Desktop Support
13 32 (4.49%) 3rd Line Engineer
14 28 (3.93%) Desktop Engineer
15 26 (3.65%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
15 26 (3.65%) IT Support Engineer
16 24 (3.37%) Microsoft Engineer
17 23 (3.23%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (1.96%) ARM Templates
2 11 (1.54%) .NET
2 11 (1.54%) OAuth
3 10 (1.40%) SAML
4 8 (1.12%) SailPoint
5 7 (0.98%) Web Services
6 6 (0.84%) Azure Blueprints
6 6 (0.84%) HTML
6 6 (0.84%) HTML5
6 6 (0.84%) J2EE
6 6 (0.84%) jQuery
7 5 (0.70%) 802.1X
7 5 (0.70%) Software Packaging
8 4 (0.56%) JSON
8 4 (0.56%) REST
9 3 (0.42%) AngularJS
9 3 (0.42%) Node.js
9 3 (0.42%) OpenID
9 3 (0.42%) QML
9 3 (0.42%) Qt
Miscellaneous
1 36 (5.05%) PKI
2 31 (4.35%) Data Centre
3 27 (3.79%) Management Information System
4 24 (3.37%) Public Cloud
5 23 (3.23%) User Experience
6 22 (3.09%) Mobile App
6 22 (3.09%) Replication
7 21 (2.95%) BYOD
7 21 (2.95%) iPhone
8 19 (2.66%) Hybrid Cloud
9 17 (2.38%) Enterprise Software
9 17 (2.38%) NHS
9 17 (2.38%) Self-Motivation
9 17 (2.38%) Smartphone
10 13 (1.82%) Data Protection Act
11 12 (1.68%) iPad
12 11 (1.54%) Client/Server
13 8 (1.12%) CMDB
14 6 (0.84%) Clustering
14 6 (0.84%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 497 (69.71%) Windows
2 263 (36.89%) Windows 10
3 164 (23.00%) Windows Server
4 70 (9.82%) Apple iOS
5 68 (9.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 66 (9.26%) Windows Server 2019
7 62 (8.70%) Android
8 44 (6.17%) Windows Server 2016
9 28 (3.93%) Mac OS
10 27 (3.79%) Windows 7
11 25 (3.51%) Windows Server 2008
12 24 (3.37%) Linux
13 19 (2.66%) Windows Server 2003
14 7 (0.98%) Windows 8
15 5 (0.70%) VMS
15 5 (0.70%) Windows Mobile
16 4 (0.56%) Ubuntu
17 3 (0.42%) Mac OS X
18 2 (0.28%) Data ONTAP
18 2 (0.28%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 137 (19.21%) ITIL
2 117 (16.41%) Migration
3 111 (15.57%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 64 (8.98%) Change Management
4 64 (8.98%) Problem-Solving
5 53 (7.43%) Agile
5 53 (7.43%) Incident Management
6 50 (7.01%) Mobile Device Management
7 42 (5.89%) ITSM
8 41 (5.75%) Application Packaging
9 38 (5.33%) Service Delivery
10 37 (5.19%) Service Management
11 36 (5.05%) Cybersecurity
12 35 (4.91%) Change Control
13 31 (4.35%) Asset Management
14 29 (4.07%) Stakeholder Management
15 28 (3.93%) Project Management
16 26 (3.65%) Business Intelligence
16 26 (3.65%) DevOps
16 26 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 184 (25.81%) PowerShell
2 58 (8.13%) SQL
3 17 (2.38%) Python
4 9 (1.26%) JavaScript
5 7 (0.98%) C#
5 7 (0.98%) Java
5 7 (0.98%) VBScript
6 6 (0.84%) C
7 5 (0.70%) Bash
7 5 (0.70%) VB
8 4 (0.56%) VB.NET
9 3 (0.42%) T-SQL
10 2 (0.28%) Shell Script
11 1 (0.14%) SOQL
Qualifications
1 84 (11.78%) Security Cleared
2 80 (11.22%) SC Cleared
3 27 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (1.96%) MCSE
5 11 (1.54%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 9 (1.26%) CCNA
6 9 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
7 8 (1.12%) Degree
8 7 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
9 6 (0.84%) MCP
9 6 (0.84%) MCSA
9 6 (0.84%) MCTS
10 5 (0.70%) CCA
10 5 (0.70%) DBS Check
10 5 (0.70%) PMI Certification
11 2 (0.28%) APMP
11 2 (0.28%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.28%) Citrix Certification
11 2 (0.28%) PMP
12 1 (0.14%) CompTIA Security+
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 68 (9.54%) SLA
2 16 (2.24%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 11 (1.54%) Accessibility
4 10 (1.40%) PMO
5 8 (1.12%) Cyber Essentials
6 5 (0.70%) QA
7 3 (0.42%) GDPR
7 3 (0.42%) NCSC
8 1 (0.14%) NIST
8 1 (0.14%) NIST 800
8 1 (0.14%) Sarbanes-Oxley
8 1 (0.14%) WCAG
System Software
1 490 (68.72%) Active Directory
2 117 (16.41%) VMware Infrastructure
3 65 (9.12%) Hyper-V
4 49 (6.87%) Virtual Desktop
5 37 (5.19%) BitLocker
6 31 (4.35%) Virtual Machines
7 23 (3.23%) vSphere
8 20 (2.81%) XenApp
9 19 (2.66%) XenDesktop
10 17 (2.38%) Microsoft App-V
11 12 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
12 6 (0.84%) VMware Workstation
13 4 (0.56%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
14 3 (0.42%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
15 2 (0.28%) NFS
16 1 (0.14%) Citrix Hypervisor
16 1 (0.14%) Firmware
16 1 (0.14%) Microsoft Virtual Server
16 1 (0.14%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 242 (33.94%) SCCM
2 40 (5.61%) Terraform
3 32 (4.49%) AirWatch
4 27 (3.79%) Active Directory Federation Services
5 20 (2.81%) Jamf Pro
6 17 (2.38%) Single Sign-On
7 7 (0.98%) Control-M
8 5 (0.70%) vCenter Server
8 5 (0.70%) WSUS
9 4 (0.56%) FortiGate
9 4 (0.56%) Norton AntiVirus
10 3 (0.42%) Kubernetes
10 3 (0.42%) SCVMM
11 2 (0.28%) Failover Clustering
11 2 (0.28%) SCOM
11 2 (0.28%) Simpana
11 2 (0.28%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 2 (0.28%) VxRail
11 2 (0.28%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.14%) HP ALM
Vendors
1 498 (69.85%) Microsoft
2 177 (24.82%) VMware
3 125 (17.53%) Citrix
4 67 (9.40%) Cisco
5 50 (7.01%) Apple
6 44 (6.17%) ServiceNow
7 23 (3.23%) HP
7 23 (3.23%) Meraki
8 22 (3.09%) Dell
9 19 (2.66%) NetApp
10 15 (2.10%) Google
10 15 (2.10%) Okta
10 15 (2.10%) Sophos
11 13 (1.82%) SAP
11 13 (1.82%) Zscaler
12 12 (1.68%) Palo Alto
13 11 (1.54%) Ivanti
13 11 (1.54%) Remedy
14 10 (1.40%) BMC
14 10 (1.40%) Oracle