Period
to 9 April 2020

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 9 April 2020 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
9 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 349 563 643
Rank change year-on-year +214 +80 +68
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Intune 396 331 254
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.65% 0.34% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.51% 2.32% 1.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 224 168
Median daily rate £438 £413 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -0.60% -12.63%
10th Percentile £255 £258 £213
90th Percentile £575 £554 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +12.50% +6.67% -17.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 7
Median hourly rate £17.16 £44.35 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -61.30% +121.73% +21.21%
10th Percentile £14.65 £37.19 £14.75
90th Percentile £28.52 £155.50 £38.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.16 - £19.25

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 8,771 14,257 12,928
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.48% 14.73% 12.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 5,724 9,506 8,671
Median daily rate £500 £500 £483
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +3.63% +7.22%
10th Percentile £263 £310 £273
90th Percentile £663 £669 £625
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 301 344 284
Median hourly rate £20.00 £19.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.56% +11.43% -13.58%
10th Percentile £12.75 £12.00 £11.61
90th Percentile £48.15 £49.85 £47.50
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £15.73
% change year-on-year +2.86% +11.25% -18.29%

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 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020.

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 9 April 2020. 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 +220 365 £425 +6.25% 88
UK excluding London +154 210 £450 +12.50% 61
London +186 172 £425 - 34
Work from Home +64 67 £444 +2.90% 16
South East +74 63 £450 +12.50% 13
South West +76 50 £440 +10.00% 7
North of England +79 32 £425 +17.24% 20
Midlands +75 28 £401 +1.26% 8
North West +50 21 £450 +5.88% 7
West Midlands +73 18 £388 +1.97% 4
Scotland +15 15 £450 +5.88% 5
East of England +31 14 £475 +7.95% 6
East Midlands +39 10 £426 +3.33% 3
Yorkshire +70 9 £350 - 9
Wales +34 8 £475 +8.57% 2
North East +31 2 £270 -22.86% 4

For the 6 months to 9 April 2020, 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.

1 316 (79.80%) Office 365
2 262 (66.16%) Microsoft
3 261 (65.91%) Windows
3 261 (65.91%) Azure
4 217 (54.80%) Active Directory
5 181 (45.71%) Windows 10
6 136 (34.34%) SCCM
7 117 (29.55%) Azure Active Directory
8 105 (26.52%) Migration
9 82 (20.71%) SharePoint
10 71 (17.93%) Windows Server
11 67 (16.92%) VMware
12 57 (14.39%) PowerShell
13 56 (14.14%) Skype
14 52 (13.13%) Skype for Business
15 51 (12.88%) OneDrive
15 51 (12.88%) DNS
16 50 (12.63%) ITIL
17 49 (12.37%) Microsoft Office
18 47 (11.87%) MS Exchange
18 47 (11.87%) Mobile Device Management
19 45 (11.36%) Android
20 42 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 42 (10.61%) Public Sector
21 40 (10.10%) Finance
22 38 (9.60%) Firewall
22 38 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
22 38 (9.60%) IaaS
23 36 (9.09%) Citrix
24 35 (8.84%) VPN

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 (20.71%) SharePoint
2 52 (13.13%) Skype for Business
3 47 (11.87%) MS Exchange
4 18 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (4.29%) Exchange Server 2010
6 4 (1.01%) Apache
7 3 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2007
7 3 (0.76%) IIS
7 3 (0.76%) SharePoint 2010
8 2 (0.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 2 (0.51%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.51%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.51%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.25%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.25%) GroupWise
9 1 (0.25%) Mattermost
9 1 (0.25%) nginx
9 1 (0.25%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 49 (12.37%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.51%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.25%) AutoCAD
4 1 (0.25%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 6 (1.52%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 2 (0.51%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.51%) Oracle EBS
3 1 (0.25%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.25%) Global One
3 1 (0.25%) Magento
3 1 (0.25%) NetSuite
3 1 (0.25%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.25%) Sage 1000
3 1 (0.25%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 316 (79.80%) Office 365
2 261 (65.91%) Azure
3 117 (29.55%) Azure Active Directory
4 51 (12.88%) OneDrive
5 38 (9.60%) IaaS
6 34 (8.59%) PaaS
7 31 (7.83%) SaaS
8 20 (5.05%) Yammer
9 19 (4.80%) AWS
10 12 (3.03%) Mimecast
11 8 (2.02%) G Suite
12 7 (1.77%) Power Platform
13 5 (1.26%) Azure Stack
14 4 (1.01%) PowerApps
15 2 (0.51%) Cloud Computing
15 2 (0.51%) Dynamics 365
15 2 (0.51%) OpenShift
Communications & Networking
1 56 (14.14%) Skype
2 51 (12.88%) DNS
3 38 (9.60%) Firewall
4 35 (8.84%) VPN
5 24 (6.06%) DHCP
6 23 (5.81%) LAN
6 23 (5.81%) WAN
7 17 (4.29%) Wi-Fi
8 11 (2.78%) Internet
9 10 (2.53%) SAN
10 9 (2.27%) TCP/IP
11 8 (2.02%) IP Telephony
11 8 (2.02%) VoIP
12 6 (1.52%) Cisco IOS
12 6 (1.52%) Cisco IPT
13 5 (1.26%) Network Security
14 4 (1.01%) Remote Desktop
14 4 (1.01%) VLAN
14 4 (1.01%) WebEx
15 3 (0.76%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.78%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.01%) MySQL
3 3 (0.76%) Power BI
4 2 (0.51%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 1 (0.25%) Amazon RDS
5 1 (0.25%) Data Lake
5 1 (0.25%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 9 (2.27%) MSI
2 7 (1.77%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.51%) JIRA
4 1 (0.25%) Visual Studio Team System
General
1 42 (10.61%) Public Sector
2 40 (10.10%) Finance
3 22 (5.56%) Manufacturing
3 22 (5.56%) Telecoms
4 20 (5.05%) Electronics
4 20 (5.05%) Marketing
5 6 (1.52%) German Language
6 5 (1.26%) Retail
7 4 (1.01%) Back Office
7 4 (1.01%) Banking
8 3 (0.76%) French Language
9 2 (0.51%) Automotive
9 2 (0.51%) Pharmaceutical
9 2 (0.51%) Police
9 2 (0.51%) Publishing
10 1 (0.25%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Investment Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Law
10 1 (0.25%) Retail Banking
10 1 (0.25%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 67 (16.92%) Consultant
2 61 (15.40%) Office 365 Engineer
3 39 (9.85%) Analyst
3 39 (9.85%) Architect
4 32 (8.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 31 (7.83%) Support Engineer
6 28 (7.07%) Windows Engineer
7 26 (6.57%) Office 365 Consultant
8 19 (4.80%) Azure Engineer
9 16 (4.04%) Office 365 Architect
10 15 (3.79%) Project Manager
10 15 (3.79%) Support Analyst
11 13 (3.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
11 13 (3.28%) SCCM Consultant
12 12 (3.03%) Azure Consultant
12 12 (3.03%) Desktop Support
13 11 (2.78%) 2nd Line Support
13 11 (2.78%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (2.78%) Developer
13 11 (2.78%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (3.54%) Velocity
2 7 (1.77%) Apache Cordova
2 7 (1.77%) Flutter
2 7 (1.77%) Node.js
2 7 (1.77%) SAPUI5
3 2 (0.51%) SailPoint
3 2 (0.51%) Web Services
3 2 (0.51%) XMPP
4 1 (0.25%) .NET
4 1 (0.25%) SOAP
4 1 (0.25%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (5.81%) Analytical Skills
1 23 (5.81%) Mobile App
2 18 (4.55%) Social Media
3 17 (4.29%) Virtual Team
4 12 (3.03%) Data Centre
5 10 (2.53%) Blackberry
5 10 (2.53%) iPhone
5 10 (2.53%) PKI
5 10 (2.53%) Video Conferencing
6 9 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
7 6 (1.52%) User Experience
8 5 (1.26%) BYOD
8 5 (1.26%) Clustering
8 5 (1.26%) iPad
8 5 (1.26%) Management Information System
9 4 (1.01%) Handset
9 4 (1.01%) Smartphone
10 3 (0.76%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.76%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.51%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 261 (65.91%) Windows
2 181 (45.71%) Windows 10
3 71 (17.93%) Windows Server
4 45 (11.36%) Android
5 38 (9.60%) Windows Server 2012
6 34 (8.59%) Windows 7
7 32 (8.08%) Apple iOS
8 21 (5.30%) Mac OS
9 17 (4.29%) Windows Server 2016
10 15 (3.79%) Windows Server 2019
11 14 (3.54%) Windows Server 2008
12 11 (2.78%) Windows Mobile
13 9 (2.27%) Linux
14 6 (1.52%) Windows XP
15 4 (1.01%) Windows Server 2003
16 1 (0.25%) Kali Linux
16 1 (0.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 105 (26.52%) Migration
2 50 (12.63%) ITIL
3 47 (11.87%) Mobile Device Management
4 42 (10.61%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 27 (6.82%) Application Packaging
5 27 (6.82%) Problem-Solving
6 23 (5.81%) Business Intelligence
7 22 (5.56%) Programme Management
8 20 (5.05%) Digital Marketing
9 15 (3.79%) E-Discovery
9 15 (3.79%) Project Management
9 15 (3.79%) Remediation Plan
9 15 (3.79%) Virtual Team Management
10 12 (3.03%) Analytics
10 12 (3.03%) Incident Management
10 12 (3.03%) Patch Management
11 11 (2.78%) Agile Software Development
11 11 (2.78%) Project Delivery
12 10 (2.53%) Identity Management
12 10 (2.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
Programming Languages
1 57 (14.39%) PowerShell
2 15 (3.79%) SQL
3 7 (1.77%) Apple Swift
3 7 (1.77%) Dart
3 7 (1.77%) Objective-C
4 2 (0.51%) VBScript
5 1 (0.25%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (5.56%) SC Cleared
1 22 (5.56%) Security Cleared
2 15 (3.79%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (3.54%) MCSE
4 11 (2.78%) MCP
5 10 (2.53%) Degree
6 9 (2.27%) MCSA
7 7 (1.77%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.52%) MCITP
9 4 (1.01%) Cisco Certification
9 4 (1.01%) MCTS
10 3 (0.76%) CCNA
10 3 (0.76%) DBS Check
11 2 (0.51%) BPSS Clearance
11 2 (0.51%) DV Cleared
12 1 (0.25%) APMG
12 1 (0.25%) CCSP
12 1 (0.25%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
12 1 (0.25%) Microsoft Certified Master
12 1 (0.25%) NCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (5.30%) GDPR
2 11 (2.78%) SLA
3 5 (1.26%) Cyber Essentials
3 5 (1.26%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
3 5 (1.26%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (0.76%) Data Quality
5 2 (0.51%) NIST
5 2 (0.51%) QA
6 1 (0.25%) COBIT
6 1 (0.25%) NCSC
6 1 (0.25%) PMO
System Software
1 217 (54.80%) Active Directory
2 35 (8.84%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.80%) Hyper-V
4 18 (4.55%) VMware ESXi
5 12 (3.03%) BitLocker
6 11 (2.78%) Virtual Desktop
7 10 (2.53%) Virtual Machines
8 9 (2.27%) XenApp
9 6 (1.52%) Microsoft App-V
10 5 (1.26%) vSphere
11 3 (0.76%) Terminal Services
12 2 (0.51%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.51%) Docker
12 2 (0.51%) Virtual Servers
12 2 (0.51%) VMware Server
12 2 (0.51%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.25%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 136 (34.34%) SCCM
2 32 (8.08%) AirWatch
3 14 (3.54%) Single Sign-On
4 11 (2.78%) EnCase
5 10 (2.53%) Jamf Pro
6 9 (2.27%) SCOM
7 6 (1.52%) SCVMM
8 5 (1.26%) NetBackup
8 5 (1.26%) WSUS
9 4 (1.01%) Ansible
9 4 (1.01%) Norton AntiVirus
9 4 (1.01%) vMotion
10 3 (0.76%) Backup Exec
10 3 (0.76%) Microsoft Clustering
10 3 (0.76%) SnapMirror
10 3 (0.76%) SnapVault
10 3 (0.76%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 3 (0.76%) ZENworks
11 2 (0.51%) MaaS360
11 2 (0.51%) vCenter Server
Vendors
1 262 (66.16%) Microsoft
2 67 (16.92%) VMware
3 36 (9.09%) Citrix
4 28 (7.07%) Cisco
5 27 (6.82%) SAP
6 22 (5.56%) Apple
7 18 (4.55%) MobileIron
8 15 (3.79%) Samsung
8 15 (3.79%) ServiceNow
9 14 (3.54%) Symantec
10 13 (3.28%) Dell
11 10 (2.53%) NetApp
12 9 (2.27%) Okta
13 8 (2.02%) Mitel
14 7 (1.77%) EMC
14 7 (1.77%) Polycom
14 7 (1.77%) Veeam
14 7 (1.77%) Xamarin
15 6 (1.52%) Palo Alto
16 5 (1.26%) Sophos