Period
to 10 August 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 10 August 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
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 310 418 534
Rank change year-on-year +108 +116 +181
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Intune 258 518 391
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.74% 0.56% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.93% 3.80% 2.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 164 370 267
Median daily rate £444 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.41% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £163 £212
90th Percentile £588 £538 £564
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £351
% change year-on-year +12.50% +14.04% -3.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 15
Median hourly rate £22.55 £27.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.02% +30.95% -76.73%
10th Percentile £14.10 £12.50 £14.11
90th Percentile £35.00 £82.50 £48.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.55 £22.25 £20.50
% change year-on-year +1.33% +8.54% +17.14%

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 5,232 13,629 14,064
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 14.94% 14.86% 13.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,339 9,144 9,415
Median daily rate £500 £500 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.26% +3.26%
10th Percentile £306 £282 £275
90th Percentile £675 £672 £638
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £425
% change year-on-year - +5.88% +2.41%
Number of hourly rates quoted 145 328 382
Median hourly rate £35.00 £21.00 £19.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +66.67% +9.09% +10.00%
10th Percentile £13.26 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £49.50 £49.39 £49.78
Median hourly rate £21.00 £18.38 £17.50
% change year-on-year +14.29% +5.00% +3.32%

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 10 August 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 10 August 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 10 August 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 +105 239 £438 +2.94% 68
UK excluding London +104 136 £450 +12.50% 44
London +109 106 £438 +2.94% 25
Work from Home -5 57 £438 +2.94% 20
North of England +78 34 £350 +75.00% 14
South East +88 31 £425 -5.56% 9
North West +81 29 £350 +7.69% 8
Midlands +84 28 £550 +35.38% 1
South West +90 25 £525 +12.00% 11
West Midlands +67 22 £550 +29.41%
Scotland +76 7 £450 +12.50% 2
East of England +73 6 £335 -33.00% 8
East Midlands +54 6 £276 -26.33% 1
Wales +46 5 £500 +33.33%
Yorkshire +60 4 £375 +114.29% 3
North East +22 1 £375 +134.38% 3

For the 6 months to 10 August 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.

1 204 (79.07%) Office 365
2 195 (75.58%) Azure
3 183 (70.93%) Microsoft
4 171 (66.28%) Windows
5 165 (63.95%) Active Directory
6 114 (44.19%) Windows 10
7 104 (40.31%) Azure Active Directory
8 82 (31.78%) SCCM
9 71 (27.52%) Migration
10 61 (23.64%) Skype
11 55 (21.32%) VMware
12 54 (20.93%) SharePoint
13 47 (18.22%) DNS
14 46 (17.83%) OneDrive
14 46 (17.83%) VMware Infrastructure
15 45 (17.44%) Firewall
16 44 (17.05%) Windows Server
17 41 (15.89%) Finance
18 39 (15.12%) PowerShell
19 36 (13.95%) Skype for Business
20 34 (13.18%) Windows Server 2012
20 34 (13.18%) Problem-Solving
21 33 (12.79%) Public Sector
21 33 (12.79%) IaaS
22 32 (12.40%) MS Exchange
23 29 (11.24%) SaaS
24 28 (10.85%) PaaS
24 28 (10.85%) Mobile Device Management
25 26 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
25 26 (10.08%) ITIL

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 54 (20.93%) SharePoint
2 36 (13.95%) Skype for Business
3 32 (12.40%) MS Exchange
4 16 (6.20%) Exchange Server 2010
5 12 (4.65%) Exchange Server 2013
6 4 (1.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (1.16%) Apache
7 3 (1.16%) BizTalk Server
7 3 (1.16%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.78%) IBM Domino
8 2 (0.78%) IBM Notes
8 2 (0.78%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (0.78%) Tomcat
8 2 (0.78%) WebSphere
9 1 (0.39%) Confluence
9 1 (0.39%) IIS
9 1 (0.39%) SharePoint 2010
Applications
1 21 (8.14%) Microsoft Office
2 7 (2.71%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.39%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 12 (4.65%) Sentinel
2 2 (0.78%) Oracle EBS
2 2 (0.78%) SAP Oil and Gas
3 1 (0.39%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 204 (79.07%) Office 365
2 195 (75.58%) Azure
3 104 (40.31%) Azure Active Directory
4 46 (17.83%) OneDrive
5 33 (12.79%) IaaS
6 29 (11.24%) SaaS
7 28 (10.85%) PaaS
8 15 (5.81%) Yammer
9 12 (4.65%) AWS
10 9 (3.49%) Mimecast
11 4 (1.55%) Amazon EC2
12 3 (1.16%) Amazon S3
12 3 (1.16%) AWS Elastic Beanstalk
12 3 (1.16%) AWS Lambda
12 3 (1.16%) Power Platform
12 3 (1.16%) PowerApps
12 3 (1.16%) Route 53
12 3 (1.16%) Virtual Private Cloud
13 2 (0.78%) Logic Apps
13 2 (0.78%) Power Automate
Communications & Networking
1 61 (23.64%) Skype
2 47 (18.22%) DNS
3 45 (17.44%) Firewall
4 20 (7.75%) DHCP
5 18 (6.98%) VPN
6 14 (5.43%) VoIP
6 14 (5.43%) WAN
7 11 (4.26%) SAN
8 10 (3.88%) Wi-Fi
9 7 (2.71%) LAN
9 7 (2.71%) Network Security
10 5 (1.94%) TCP/IP
11 4 (1.55%) MPLS
12 3 (1.16%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (1.16%) NetScaler
12 3 (1.16%) Wireshark
13 2 (0.78%) IP Telephony
13 2 (0.78%) VLAN
13 2 (0.78%) Wireless
14 1 (0.39%) Cisco IPT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (3.49%) SQL Server
2 4 (1.55%) Amazon RDS
3 3 (1.16%) Cosmos DB
4 2 (0.78%) Azure SQL Database
4 2 (0.78%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (1.55%) MSI
2 2 (0.78%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.39%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.39%) Jenkins
3 1 (0.39%) JIRA
General
1 41 (15.89%) Finance
2 33 (12.79%) Public Sector
3 20 (7.75%) Manufacturing
3 20 (7.75%) Telecoms
4 19 (7.36%) Electronics
4 19 (7.36%) Marketing
5 7 (2.71%) German Language
6 6 (2.33%) Banking
7 5 (1.94%) French Language
8 3 (1.16%) Automotive
8 3 (1.16%) Retail
8 3 (1.16%) Spanish Language
9 2 (0.78%) Investment Banking
9 2 (0.78%) Publishing
10 1 (0.39%) Corporate Banking
10 1 (0.39%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.39%) Italian Language
10 1 (0.39%) Legal
10 1 (0.39%) Local Government
10 1 (0.39%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 48 (18.60%) Office 365 Engineer
2 40 (15.50%) Architect
3 38 (14.73%) Analyst
4 31 (12.02%) Consultant
5 19 (7.36%) Windows Engineer
6 18 (6.98%) Security Analyst
7 17 (6.59%) Azure Engineer
7 17 (6.59%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 15 (5.81%) Support Engineer
9 13 (5.04%) Office 365 Consultant
10 11 (4.26%) Office 365 Architect
11 9 (3.49%) Infrastructure Architect
12 8 (3.10%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 8 (3.10%) Infrastructure Analyst
13 7 (2.71%) 2nd Line Support
13 7 (2.71%) Cloud Engineer
13 7 (2.71%) Desktop Support
13 7 (2.71%) IT Analyst
13 7 (2.71%) IT Engineer
14 6 (2.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (4.26%) Velocity
2 4 (1.55%) .NET
3 2 (0.78%) Apache Cordova
3 2 (0.78%) Flutter
3 2 (0.78%) LDAP
3 2 (0.78%) Node.js
3 2 (0.78%) SAPUI5
4 1 (0.39%) Middleware
4 1 (0.39%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.39%) SAML
4 1 (0.39%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.39%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 26 (10.08%) Analytical Skills
2 16 (6.20%) Social Media
3 13 (5.04%) Mobile App
4 12 (4.65%) Cyberthreat
5 9 (3.49%) Management Information System
6 8 (3.10%) Public Cloud
7 7 (2.71%) Virtual Team
8 6 (2.33%) iPhone
9 5 (1.94%) Data Centre
9 5 (1.94%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.55%) Blackberry
10 4 (1.55%) iPad
10 4 (1.55%) NHS
11 3 (1.16%) Clustering
11 3 (1.16%) Replication
12 2 (0.78%) Driving Licence
12 2 (0.78%) PKI
12 2 (0.78%) User Experience
13 1 (0.39%) EMC VNX
13 1 (0.39%) Greenfield Project
Operating Systems
1 171 (66.28%) Windows
2 114 (44.19%) Windows 10
3 44 (17.05%) Windows Server
4 34 (13.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 21 (8.14%) Windows Server 2008
5 21 (8.14%) Windows Server 2016
6 19 (7.36%) Android
6 19 (7.36%) Apple iOS
7 13 (5.04%) Linux
8 12 (4.65%) Windows Server 2019
9 10 (3.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 10 (3.88%) Windows 7
9 10 (3.88%) Windows Mobile
10 8 (3.10%) Mac OS
11 5 (1.94%) Windows Server 2003
12 2 (0.78%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 71 (27.52%) Migration
2 34 (13.18%) Problem-Solving
3 28 (10.85%) Mobile Device Management
4 26 (10.08%) ITIL
5 22 (8.53%) Multi-Factor Authentication
6 20 (7.75%) Programme Management
7 19 (7.36%) Business Intelligence
7 19 (7.36%) Cybersecurity
7 19 (7.36%) Digital Marketing
7 19 (7.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
8 17 (6.59%) Information Security
9 14 (5.43%) Application Virtualisation
10 13 (5.04%) Kalman Filter
11 12 (4.65%) Analytics
11 12 (4.65%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
11 12 (4.65%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 12 (4.65%) Email Filtering
11 12 (4.65%) Incident Management
11 12 (4.65%) Penetration Testing
11 12 (4.65%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 39 (15.12%) PowerShell
2 16 (6.20%) SQL
3 11 (4.26%) Bash Shell
4 2 (0.78%) Apple Swift
4 2 (0.78%) C
4 2 (0.78%) Dart
4 2 (0.78%) Objective-C
5 1 (0.39%) Python
Qualifications
1 18 (6.98%) SC Cleared
1 18 (6.98%) Security Cleared
2 16 (6.20%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (4.65%) CISSP
4 9 (3.49%) Cisco Certification
4 9 (3.49%) GIAC
4 9 (3.49%) ITIL Certification
4 9 (3.49%) MCP
4 9 (3.49%) MCSE
5 6 (2.33%) MCSA
6 5 (1.94%) CCNA
7 4 (1.55%) MCITP
8 3 (1.16%) CCSA
8 3 (1.16%) CEH
8 3 (1.16%) DV Cleared
8 3 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.16%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.78%) CCNP
9 2 (0.78%) Check Point Certification
9 2 (0.78%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (4.65%) GDPR
2 10 (3.88%) SLA
3 3 (1.16%) QA
4 2 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials
4 2 (0.78%) Cyber Essentials PLUS
4 2 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
5 1 (0.39%) Data Quality
5 1 (0.39%) PMO
System Software
1 165 (63.95%) Active Directory
2 46 (17.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (6.20%) VMware ESXi
4 15 (5.81%) Hyper-V
5 11 (4.26%) XenApp
6 9 (3.49%) Virtual Desktop
7 7 (2.71%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (2.33%) BitLocker
9 5 (1.94%) XenDesktop
10 4 (1.55%) vSphere
11 3 (1.16%) Microsoft App-V
12 2 (0.78%) Citrix Hypervisor
12 2 (0.78%) Docker
13 1 (0.39%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 82 (31.78%) SCCM
2 12 (4.65%) Single Sign-On
3 11 (4.26%) AirWatch
4 8 (3.10%) vMotion
5 6 (2.33%) EnCase
5 6 (2.33%) SCOM
6 5 (1.94%) Ansible
6 5 (1.94%) Terraform
6 5 (1.94%) WSUS
7 4 (1.55%) Jamf Pro
8 3 (1.16%) Opscode Chef
8 3 (1.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 2 (0.78%) Backup Exec
9 2 (0.78%) CASB
9 2 (0.78%) Microsoft Clustering
9 2 (0.78%) Norton AntiVirus
9 2 (0.78%) vCenter Server
9 2 (0.78%) ZENworks
10 1 (0.39%) SnapMirror
10 1 (0.39%) SnapVault
Vendors
1 183 (70.93%) Microsoft
2 55 (21.32%) VMware
3 21 (8.14%) Cisco
3 21 (8.14%) SAP
4 19 (7.36%) Citrix
5 14 (5.43%) Meraki
6 13 (5.04%) McAfee
7 12 (4.65%) Apple
8 11 (4.26%) CheckPoint
8 11 (4.26%) Red Hat
9 10 (3.88%) Samsung
10 9 (3.49%) Qualys
11 8 (3.10%) Dell
12 7 (2.71%) ServiceNow
12 7 (2.71%) Symantec
13 5 (1.94%) NetApp
13 5 (1.94%) Palo Alto
13 5 (1.94%) SolarWinds
14 4 (1.55%) HP
14 4 (1.55%) Ivanti