Period
to 14 May 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 14 May 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
14 May 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 318 325 510
Rank change year-on-year +7 +185 +93
Contract jobs citing Microsoft Intune 416 367 373
As % of all contract jobs advertised in the UK 0.73% 0.73% 0.41%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.56% 4.97% 2.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 254 260 258
10th Percentile £211 £214 £177
25th Percentile £313 £312 £338
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £400 £425 £425
Median % change year-on-year -5.88% - +6.25%
75th Percentile £488 £505 £488
90th Percentile £574 £588 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £450 £400
% change year-on-year -19.44% +12.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 7 4
10th Percentile £12.88 £11.33 £23.04
25th Percentile £14.75 £14.19 £32.11
Median hourly rate £22.75 £17.00 £44.22
Median % change year-on-year +33.82% -61.56% +121.10%
75th Percentile £59.06 £20.88 £51.42
90th Percentile £60.23 £24.21 "
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.50 £17.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year +102.94% - -11.69%

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 9,117 7,391 13,334
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 15.95% 14.66% 14.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 6,480 5,101 9,055
10th Percentile £341 £275 £313
25th Percentile £413 £400 £410
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £500 £500
75th Percentile £600 £594 £600
90th Percentile £675 £675 £675
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £450 £450
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 212 311
10th Percentile £15.00 £12.50 £12.00
25th Percentile £18.00 £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate £35.00 £19.27 £18.50
Median % change year-on-year +81.68% +4.14% +5.71%
75th Percentile £53.00 £30.94 £36.67
90th Percentile £63.00 £48.58 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.00 £18.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year +18.92% +8.82% +8.87%

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 14 May 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 14 May 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 14 May 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 +9 336 £400 -5.88% 138
UK excluding London +23 166 £363 -19.44% 104
London -33 166 £445 +4.71% 39
Work from Home -203 130 £425 -2.86% 26
North of England +41 39 £400 +10.34% 27
South East +16 39 £363 -19.44% 21
Midlands +2 29 £375 -12.02% 25
North West +12 23 £350 -20.00% 13
West Midlands -1 21 £388 -16.22% 15
East of England +43 19 £275 -21.43% 10
Yorkshire +42 16 £423 +32.55% 13
South West +16 15 £350 -30.00% 16
Scotland -18 12 £350 -22.22% 1
Wales +6 8 £315 -31.89% 5
East Midlands +11 7 £200 -43.46% 10
Northern Ireland - 5 £400 -

For the 6 months to 14 May 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.

1 324 (77.88%) Microsoft 365
2 316 (75.96%) Azure
3 282 (67.79%) Microsoft
4 254 (61.06%) Active Directory
5 247 (59.38%) Windows
6 167 (40.14%) Azure Active Directory
7 150 (36.06%) Windows 10
8 139 (33.41%) SCCM
9 127 (30.53%) SharePoint
10 93 (22.36%) PowerShell
11 80 (19.23%) DNS
11 80 (19.23%) Migration
12 78 (18.75%) Social Skills
13 75 (18.03%) Security Cleared
14 74 (17.79%) VMware
15 73 (17.55%) OneDrive
16 72 (17.31%) Windows Server
17 67 (16.11%) Finance
18 60 (14.42%) SC Cleared
19 56 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
19 56 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
20 54 (12.98%) MS Exchange
21 51 (12.26%) Public Sector
22 50 (12.02%) DevOps
23 49 (11.78%) Linux
24 43 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
25 41 (9.86%) VPN
26 40 (9.62%) Firewall
27 39 (9.38%) Citrix
27 39 (9.38%) Android

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
1 127 (30.53%) SharePoint
2 54 (12.98%) MS Exchange
3 24 (5.77%) IIS
4 19 (4.57%) Skype for Business
5 8 (1.92%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (1.44%) Exchange Server 2013
7 5 (1.20%) Confluence
8 1 (0.24%) Apache
8 1 (0.24%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 43 (10.34%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Excel
3 1 (0.24%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 4 (0.96%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.48%) Dynamics AX
3 1 (0.24%) Maximo
3 1 (0.24%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 324 (77.88%) Microsoft 365
2 316 (75.96%) Azure
3 167 (40.14%) Azure Active Directory
4 73 (17.55%) OneDrive
5 37 (8.89%) IaaS
6 36 (8.65%) AWS
7 31 (7.45%) PaaS
8 29 (6.97%) SaaS
9 23 (5.53%) Power Platform
10 22 (5.29%) Mimecast
10 22 (5.29%) Yammer
11 14 (3.37%) Azure Functions
11 14 (3.37%) PowerApps
11 14 (3.37%) Serverless
12 12 (2.88%) Azure Cosmos DB
13 8 (1.92%) GCP
14 7 (1.68%) Power Automate
15 6 (1.44%) Cloud Computing
16 5 (1.20%) ShareGate
17 4 (0.96%) Boomi
Communications & Networking
1 80 (19.23%) DNS
2 41 (9.86%) VPN
3 40 (9.62%) Firewall
4 37 (8.89%) DHCP
5 21 (5.05%) Skype
5 21 (5.05%) WAAS
6 18 (4.33%) WAN
7 16 (3.85%) Wi-Fi
8 12 (2.88%) VLAN
9 11 (2.64%) LAN
10 9 (2.16%) TCP/IP
11 8 (1.92%) 802.11
11 8 (1.92%) Ethernet
11 8 (1.92%) VSAN
12 7 (1.68%) DKIM
12 7 (1.68%) DMARC
13 5 (1.20%) NetScaler
13 5 (1.20%) VoIP
14 4 (0.96%) NAS
14 4 (0.96%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 37 (8.89%) SQL Server
2 9 (2.16%) Power BI
3 6 (1.44%) HBase
4 5 (1.20%) Amazon RDS
4 5 (1.20%) Hadoop
5 4 (0.96%) Tableau
6 3 (0.72%) Azure SQL Database
7 2 (0.48%) SQL Server 2012
8 1 (0.24%) MySQL
8 1 (0.24%) PostgreSQL
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2014
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server 2016
8 1 (0.24%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 8 (1.92%) JIRA
2 2 (0.48%) Android Studio
2 2 (0.48%) MSI
2 2 (0.48%) Xcode
3 1 (0.24%) AdminStudio
3 1 (0.24%) Git (software)
3 1 (0.24%) Inno Setup
3 1 (0.24%) InstallShield
3 1 (0.24%) Vagrant
General
1 78 (18.75%) Social Skills
2 67 (16.11%) Finance
3 51 (12.26%) Public Sector
4 25 (6.01%) Manufacturing
5 24 (5.77%) Analytical Skills
6 22 (5.29%) Telecoms
7 18 (4.33%) Electronics
7 18 (4.33%) Marketing
8 15 (3.61%) Presentation Skills
9 13 (3.13%) Documentation Skills
10 11 (2.64%) Publishing
11 9 (2.16%) Organisational Skills
12 6 (1.44%) Legal
13 5 (1.20%) Banking
13 5 (1.20%) Retail
14 4 (0.96%) French Language
14 4 (0.96%) Influencing Skills
15 3 (0.72%) German Language
16 2 (0.48%) Automotive
16 2 (0.48%) Spanish Language
Job Titles
1 72 (17.31%) Architect
2 70 (16.83%) Consultant
3 62 (14.90%) Microsoft 365 Engineer
4 41 (9.86%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 34 (8.17%) Support Engineer
6 33 (7.93%) Azure Engineer
7 24 (5.77%) Technical Architect
8 22 (5.29%) Microsoft 365 Consultant
9 21 (5.05%) IT Support
9 21 (5.05%) Microsoft 365 Architect
10 19 (4.57%) Windows Engineer
11 17 (4.09%) IT Engineer
12 16 (3.85%) Analyst
12 16 (3.85%) IT Support Engineer
12 16 (3.85%) Microsoft Engineer
13 15 (3.61%) Microsoft Consultant
14 13 (3.13%) Solutions Architect
15 12 (2.88%) Azure Architect
15 12 (2.88%) Exchange Engineer
16 11 (2.64%) Cloud Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 21 (5.05%) Middleware
2 17 (4.09%) Microsoft Graph
3 16 (3.85%) .NET
4 14 (3.37%) OAuth
4 14 (3.37%) REST
5 10 (2.40%) AngularJS
5 10 (2.40%) Web Services
6 8 (1.92%) 802.1X
6 8 (1.92%) SAML
7 5 (1.20%) COM
8 3 (0.72%) Software Packaging
9 2 (0.48%) .NET Core
9 2 (0.48%) ASP.NET
9 2 (0.48%) J2EE
9 2 (0.48%) OpenID
9 2 (0.48%) XMPP
10 1 (0.24%) LAMP
10 1 (0.24%) LDAP
10 1 (0.24%) Velocity
10 1 (0.24%) Windows SharePoint Services
Miscellaneous
1 27 (6.49%) EMC VNX
2 21 (5.05%) Clustering
3 13 (3.13%) PKI
4 12 (2.88%) Data Centre
4 12 (2.88%) Management Information System
4 12 (2.88%) Social Media
5 10 (2.40%) Blackberry
6 9 (2.16%) NHS
7 8 (1.92%) Enterprise Software
8 7 (1.68%) Self-Motivation
8 7 (1.68%) User Experience
9 5 (1.20%) BYOD
9 5 (1.20%) Mobile App
9 5 (1.20%) Public Cloud
9 5 (1.20%) Replication
10 4 (0.96%) CMDB
10 4 (0.96%) iPad
10 4 (0.96%) Virtual Team
11 3 (0.72%) Augmented Reality
11 3 (0.72%) Cloud Native
Operating Systems
1 247 (59.38%) Windows
2 150 (36.06%) Windows 10
3 72 (17.31%) Windows Server
4 49 (11.78%) Linux
5 39 (9.38%) Android
6 36 (8.65%) Windows Server 2012
7 33 (7.93%) Apple iOS
8 29 (6.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 23 (5.53%) Windows Server 2016
10 22 (5.29%) Windows XP
11 20 (4.81%) Windows 7
12 15 (3.61%) Mac OS
12 15 (3.61%) Windows Mobile
13 13 (3.13%) Windows Server 2019
14 11 (2.64%) Windows Server 2008
15 8 (1.92%) Ubuntu
16 6 (1.44%) Solaris
17 4 (0.96%) Unix
18 1 (0.24%) Windows NT
18 1 (0.24%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 80 (19.23%) Migration
2 56 (13.46%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 50 (12.02%) DevOps
4 38 (9.13%) ITIL
5 36 (8.65%) Problem-Solving
6 35 (8.41%) Mobile Device Management
7 28 (6.73%) Agile Software Development
8 27 (6.49%) Business Intelligence
9 25 (6.01%) Multi-Factor Authentication
10 21 (5.05%) Change Management
11 20 (4.81%) Identity Management
12 19 (4.57%) Programme Management
13 18 (4.33%) Digital Marketing
14 16 (3.85%) Service Delivery
15 14 (3.37%) Project Delivery
16 13 (3.13%) Mentoring
16 13 (3.13%) Stakeholder Management
17 12 (2.88%) Customer Requirements
17 12 (2.88%) Identity Access Management
17 12 (2.88%) Presales
Programming Languages
1 93 (22.36%) PowerShell
2 20 (4.81%) SQL
3 8 (1.92%) Python
4 5 (1.20%) Bash Shell
4 5 (1.20%) VBScript
5 4 (0.96%) JavaScript
5 4 (0.96%) VB
6 2 (0.48%) Java
7 1 (0.24%) C
7 1 (0.24%) C#
7 1 (0.24%) PHP
Qualifications
1 75 (18.03%) Security Cleared
2 60 (14.42%) SC Cleared
3 25 (6.01%) Microsoft Certification
4 14 (3.37%) MCSE
5 13 (3.13%) Degree
6 11 (2.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 8 (1.92%) CTC Cleared
7 8 (1.92%) MCSA
8 6 (1.44%) CISSP
9 5 (1.20%) TOGAF Certification
10 4 (0.96%) (ISC)2 CCSP
10 4 (0.96%) Cisco Certification
10 4 (0.96%) CISM
10 4 (0.96%) SAFe Agilist
11 3 (0.72%) BPSS Clearance
11 3 (0.72%) Computer Science Degree
11 3 (0.72%) DV Cleared
12 2 (0.48%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.24%) CCA
13 1 (0.24%) PMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (5.29%) SLA
2 5 (1.20%) Data Quality
3 4 (0.96%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.48%) GDPR
4 2 (0.48%) HMG Security Policy Framework
4 2 (0.48%) NCSC
4 2 (0.48%) NIST
4 2 (0.48%) PMO
4 2 (0.48%) QA
5 1 (0.24%) COBIT
5 1 (0.24%) FISMA
5 1 (0.24%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 254 (61.06%) Active Directory
2 56 (13.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (4.57%) Hyper-V
4 16 (3.85%) Virtual Desktop
5 13 (3.13%) VMware ESXi
6 11 (2.64%) vSphere
6 11 (2.64%) XenApp
7 9 (2.16%) XenDesktop
8 8 (1.92%) VMware NSX
9 6 (1.44%) HDFS
10 5 (1.20%) Virtual Machines
11 4 (0.96%) Microsoft App-V
12 3 (0.72%) BitLocker
13 2 (0.48%) Active Directory Lightweight Directory Services
13 2 (0.48%) Citrix Hypervisor
13 2 (0.48%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.24%) vCloud
14 1 (0.24%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 139 (33.41%) SCCM
2 28 (6.73%) Single Sign-On
3 27 (6.49%) Terraform
4 21 (5.05%) IBM BigFix
4 21 (5.05%) Microsoft Clustering
5 19 (4.57%) AirWatch
6 12 (2.88%) Ansible
7 11 (2.64%) vCenter Server
8 7 (1.68%) SCOM
8 7 (1.68%) vRealize
9 6 (1.44%) Jamf Pro
10 5 (1.20%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
11 4 (0.96%) FortiGate
11 4 (0.96%) SmoothWall
12 3 (0.72%) WSUS
13 2 (0.48%) Nessus
13 2 (0.48%) Norton AntiVirus
14 1 (0.24%) EMC NetWorker
14 1 (0.24%) NetBackup
14 1 (0.24%) WMI
Vendors
1 282 (67.79%) Microsoft
2 74 (17.79%) VMware
3 39 (9.38%) Citrix
4 37 (8.89%) EMC
5 29 (6.97%) Red Hat
6 28 (6.73%) Cisco
7 20 (4.81%) Apple
7 20 (4.81%) SAP
8 17 (4.09%) Samsung
9 14 (3.37%) Dell
10 12 (2.88%) Oracle
11 11 (2.64%) HP
11 11 (2.64%) Veeam
12 9 (2.16%) Okta
12 9 (2.16%) Zscaler
13 8 (1.92%) Clearswift
13 8 (1.92%) ServiceNow
14 7 (1.68%) Google
15 6 (1.44%) MobileIron
16 5 (1.20%) Meraki