Period
to 18 January 2019

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 January 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.

Microsoft Intune (formerly Windows Intune)
UK
6 months to
18 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 540 716 776
Rank change year-on-year +176 +60 +52
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Intune 356 171 104
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.36% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.45% 1.42% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 229 113 58
UK median daily rate £415 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.35% -5.56% +22.03%
10th Percentile £205 £219 £222
90th Percentile £588 £525 £563
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £408 £347
% change year-on-year -1.84% +17.44% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 1 2
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £163.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -87.12% +934.92% -30.00%
10th Percentile £16.25 £159.50 £15.13
90th Percentile £76.63 £166.50 £16.58
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 - £15.75

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 14,551 12,017 10,818
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.63% 11.98% 11.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 9,713 8,177 6,893
UK median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.56% +7.14%
10th Percentile £308 £269 £263
90th Percentile £650 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 370 273 255
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -12.50% -
10th Percentile £12.25 £11.05 £12.50
90th Percentile £47.90 £47.38 £47.70
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £15.60 £20.00
% change year-on-year +12.22% -22.03% -

Microsoft Intune
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Microsoft Intune in the UK

Microsoft Intune
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Microsoft Intune.

Contractor daily rate trend for Microsoft Intune in the UK

Microsoft Intune
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Intune over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Microsoft Intune in the UK

Microsoft Intune
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Microsoft Intune.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Microsoft Intune in the UK

Microsoft Intune
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Microsoft Intune over the 6 months to 18 January 2019.

Contractor 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 18 January 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 +165 328 £413 -2.94% 73
UK excluding London +65 179 £400 -1.84% 50
London +108 164 £425 -2.30% 27
South East +38 79 £380 - 15
North of England - 34 £450 - 10
North West - 26 £450 - 7
East of England +5 22 £380 -15.56% 7
Midlands -9 19 £425 +2.41% 10
West Midlands -8 16 £425 -5.56% 6
Scotland -4 14 £375 +2.74% 3
South West -33 9 £413 -13.16% 4
Yorkshire - 7 £475 - 2
Wales -12 4 £438 - 1
East Midlands +2 2 £450 +8.43% 4
North East - 1 £200 - 1
Channel Islands - 1 £525 -

For the 6 months to 18 January 2019, 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.

1 268 (75.28%) Office 365
2 258 (72.47%) Microsoft
3 237 (66.57%) Microsoft Azure
4 230 (64.61%) Windows
5 227 (63.76%) Active Directory
6 160 (44.94%) SCCM
7 159 (44.66%) Windows 10
8 119 (33.43%) Azure Active Directory
9 111 (31.18%) Skype
10 101 (28.37%) Migration
11 100 (28.09%) PowerShell
12 88 (24.72%) Windows Server
13 82 (23.03%) Skype for Business
14 72 (20.22%) VMware
15 71 (19.94%) ITIL
16 64 (17.98%) Mobile Device Management
17 58 (16.29%) SharePoint
18 57 (16.01%) MS Exchange
18 57 (16.01%) Citrix
19 54 (15.17%) VMware Infrastructure
20 52 (14.61%) Security Cleared
20 52 (14.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
21 50 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
22 47 (13.20%) Hyper-V
23 45 (12.64%) OneDrive
23 45 (12.64%) Microsoft Office
24 43 (12.08%) Exchange Server 2010
25 41 (11.52%) SC Cleared
26 39 (10.96%) Identity Management
27 38 (10.67%) XenDesktop

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 82 (23.03%) Skype for Business
2 58 (16.29%) SharePoint
3 57 (16.01%) MS Exchange
4 43 (12.08%) Exchange Server 2010
5 19 (5.34%) Exchange Server 2013
6 15 (4.21%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (1.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 5 (1.40%) Office Communications Server
9 2 (0.56%) IIS
9 2 (0.56%) Site Server
10 1 (0.28%) GroupWise
10 1 (0.28%) IBM Domino
Applications
1 45 (12.64%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (2.53%) Microsoft Project
3 3 (0.84%) Microsoft Excel
3 3 (0.84%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (0.56%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 4 (1.12%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 268 (75.28%) Office 365
2 237 (66.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 119 (33.43%) Azure Active Directory
4 45 (12.64%) OneDrive
5 26 (7.30%) IaaS
6 23 (6.46%) SaaS
7 21 (5.90%) PaaS
8 20 (5.62%) Amazon AWS
9 17 (4.78%) Yammer
10 6 (1.69%) iTunes
11 4 (1.12%) Dynamics 365
12 3 (0.84%) G Suite
13 2 (0.56%) IBM Cloud
13 2 (0.56%) Virtual Private Cloud
14 1 (0.28%) Azure Functions
14 1 (0.28%) Cloud Computing
14 1 (0.28%) Mimecast
14 1 (0.28%) Serverless
Communications & Networking
1 111 (31.18%) Skype
2 36 (10.11%) DNS
2 36 (10.11%) VPN
3 30 (8.43%) Firewall
4 22 (6.18%) DHCP
4 22 (6.18%) NetScaler
5 18 (5.06%) SAN
6 17 (4.78%) VLAN
7 16 (4.49%) WAN
8 14 (3.93%) LAN
9 13 (3.65%) Fibre Channel
9 13 (3.65%) iSCSI
10 10 (2.81%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (2.81%) TCP/IP
11 8 (2.25%) VoIP
12 7 (1.97%) Remote Desktop
12 7 (1.97%) WebEx
13 5 (1.40%) Internet
13 5 (1.40%) Unified Communications
14 4 (1.12%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (1.40%) Amazon RDS
1 5 (1.40%) Power BI
2 4 (1.12%) SQL Server
3 2 (0.56%) Azure SQL Database
3 2 (0.56%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.28%) Azure SQL Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.28%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (0.84%) MSI
1 3 (0.84%) Visual Studio Team System
2 1 (0.28%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.28%) Chocolatey
2 1 (0.28%) Metasploit
General
1 28 (7.87%) Finance
2 13 (3.65%) Publishing
3 9 (2.53%) Banking
4 7 (1.97%) Telecoms
5 6 (1.69%) Legal
6 4 (1.12%) Financial Institution
7 3 (0.84%) Back Office
7 3 (0.84%) Law
8 2 (0.56%) Marketing
9 1 (0.28%) Electronics
9 1 (0.28%) German Language
9 1 (0.28%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.28%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 68 (19.10%) Consultant
2 62 (17.42%) Architect
3 42 (11.80%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 27 (7.58%) Office 365 Engineer
5 24 (6.74%) Windows Consultant
6 23 (6.46%) Microsoft Consultant
6 23 (6.46%) Office 365 Architect
7 19 (5.34%) Office 365 Consultant
7 19 (5.34%) SCCM Engineer
8 18 (5.06%) Azure Architect
8 18 (5.06%) Azure Engineer
8 18 (5.06%) Solutions Architect
9 17 (4.78%) SCCM Consultant
9 17 (4.78%) Windows Engineer
10 14 (3.93%) Analyst
10 14 (3.93%) Azure Consultant
10 14 (3.93%) Project Manager
10 14 (3.93%) Support Engineer
10 14 (3.93%) Technical Consultant
11 13 (3.65%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (2.25%) SAML
1 8 (2.25%) Universal Windows Platform
2 7 (1.97%) Middleware
3 4 (1.12%) Web Services
4 3 (0.84%) SailPoint
5 2 (0.56%) LDAP
5 2 (0.56%) WAP
6 1 (0.28%) .NET
6 1 (0.28%) OAuth
6 1 (0.28%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 27 (7.58%) PKI
2 24 (6.74%) Smartphone
3 17 (4.78%) Mobile App
4 16 (4.49%) Fat Client
4 16 (4.49%) Thin Client
5 15 (4.21%) Analytical Skills
6 14 (3.93%) Clustering
6 14 (3.93%) Management Information System
7 13 (3.65%) Blackberry
8 10 (2.81%) Self-Motivation
9 9 (2.53%) User Experience
10 8 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
10 8 (2.25%) Handset
10 8 (2.25%) Hybrid Cloud
11 5 (1.40%) BYOD
11 5 (1.40%) Video Conferencing
12 4 (1.12%) Data Centre
12 4 (1.12%) Public Cloud
12 4 (1.12%) Wiki
13 3 (0.84%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 230 (64.61%) Windows
2 159 (44.66%) Windows 10
3 88 (24.72%) Windows Server
4 50 (14.04%) Windows Server 2008
5 37 (10.39%) Android
6 31 (8.71%) Windows 7
7 25 (7.02%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (5.62%) Apple iOS
9 8 (2.25%) Windows 8
9 8 (2.25%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (1.12%) Linux
11 2 (0.56%) Windows Mobile
12 1 (0.28%) Mac OS
12 1 (0.28%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.28%) Windows Phone
12 1 (0.28%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 101 (28.37%) Migration
2 71 (19.94%) ITIL
3 64 (17.98%) Mobile Device Management
4 52 (14.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 39 (10.96%) Identity Management
6 33 (9.27%) Problem-Solving
7 31 (8.71%) Application Packaging
8 26 (7.30%) Customer Requirements
9 22 (6.18%) Analytics
10 20 (5.62%) Project Management
11 19 (5.34%) Technical Leadership
12 18 (5.06%) Service Delivery
13 17 (4.78%) Decision-Making
14 16 (4.49%) ITSM
14 16 (4.49%) Problem Management
15 14 (3.93%) High Availability
16 13 (3.65%) Disaster Recovery
16 13 (3.65%) Patch Management
17 12 (3.37%) Agile Software Development
18 11 (3.09%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 100 (28.09%) PowerShell
2 9 (2.53%) SQL
3 7 (1.97%) VBScript
4 5 (1.40%) C
5 1 (0.28%) VB
Qualifications
1 52 (14.61%) Security Cleared
2 41 (11.52%) SC Cleared
3 28 (7.87%) Microsoft Certification
4 21 (5.90%) MCSE
5 15 (4.21%) MCITP
6 14 (3.93%) MCSA
7 13 (3.65%) CCA
7 13 (3.65%) Citrix Certification
8 7 (1.97%) Degree
8 7 (1.97%) MCP
9 6 (1.69%) MCTS
9 6 (1.69%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
10 4 (1.12%) ITIL Certification
10 4 (1.12%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
11 3 (0.84%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
11 3 (0.84%) CISSP
11 3 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
12 2 (0.56%) VCAP
12 2 (0.56%) VCP4
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 9 (2.53%) PMO
2 5 (1.40%) SLA
3 1 (0.28%) Data Quality
3 1 (0.28%) Government Security Classifications
3 1 (0.28%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 227 (63.76%) Active Directory
2 54 (15.17%) VMware Infrastructure
3 47 (13.20%) Hyper-V
4 38 (10.67%) XenDesktop
5 37 (10.39%) Microsoft App-V
6 29 (8.15%) XenApp
7 22 (6.18%) VMware ESXi
8 16 (4.49%) XenServer
9 15 (4.21%) BitLocker
10 9 (2.53%) DFS Replication
10 9 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
11 3 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
11 3 (0.84%) Xen
12 2 (0.56%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.56%) vSphere
13 1 (0.28%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 1 (0.28%) Docker
13 1 (0.28%) Firmware
13 1 (0.28%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.28%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 160 (44.94%) SCCM
2 28 (7.87%) AirWatch
3 19 (5.34%) Single Sign-On
4 17 (4.78%) SCOM
5 15 (4.21%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 10 (2.81%) XenMobile
7 7 (1.97%) Cisco CUCM
8 4 (1.12%) FortiGate
8 4 (1.12%) SCVMM
8 4 (1.12%) vCenter Server
8 4 (1.12%) WSUS
9 2 (0.56%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
9 2 (0.56%) PaperCut
9 2 (0.56%) SCOrch
9 2 (0.56%) SCSM
9 2 (0.56%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 1 (0.28%) BMC PATROL
10 1 (0.28%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.28%) Nmap
10 1 (0.28%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 258 (72.47%) Microsoft
2 72 (20.22%) VMware
3 57 (16.01%) Citrix
4 20 (5.62%) Apple
5 17 (4.78%) Dell
6 15 (4.21%) Cisco
7 9 (2.53%) McAfee
7 9 (2.53%) Mercator
8 8 (2.25%) Samsung
8 8 (2.25%) Zscaler
9 7 (1.97%) ServiceNow
9 7 (1.97%) Xerox
10 6 (1.69%) Clearswift
10 6 (1.69%) Polycom
10 6 (1.69%) Proofpoint
10 6 (1.69%) Sophos
10 6 (1.69%) Veeam
11 5 (1.40%) CheckPoint
11 5 (1.40%) IronPort
12 4 (1.12%) Ivanti