Period
to 20 October 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Mobile Device Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Mobile Device Management over the 6 months to 20 October 2017 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.

Mobile Device Management
UK
6 months to
20 Oct 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 631 710 765
Rank change year-on-year +79 +55 -25
Contract jobs citing Mobile Device Management 252 182 139
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.25% 0.17% 0.12%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.20% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 170 117 84
UK median daily rate £323 £360 £369
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.42% -2.37% -1.67%
10th Percentile £130 £153 £195
90th Percentile £538 £555 £521
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £400 £350
% change year-on-year -19.38% +14.29% +16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 18 7
UK median hourly rate £19.00 £28.00 £12.36
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -32.14% +126.63% -27.32%
10th Percentile £13.51 £14.85 £11.10
90th Percentile £40.00 £45.00 £21.10
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.58 £28.00 £13.03
% change year-on-year -40.79% +114.85% -23.34%

Mobile Device Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 83959 89134 93113
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.52% 83.87% 81.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 55760 58941 60340
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £281 £263 £263
90th Percentile £625 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +2.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1973 2334 2702
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £23.75 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +7.95% +12.82%
10th Percentile £11.60 £11.43 £11.39
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £24.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year +2.04% +8.89% +12.50%

Mobile Device Management
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Mobile Device Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Mobile Device Management in the UK

Mobile Device Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Mobile Device Management.

Contractor daily rate trend for Mobile Device Management in the UK

Mobile Device Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Device Management over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Mobile Device Management in the UK

Mobile Device Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Device Management.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Mobile Device Management in the UK

Mobile Device Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Mobile Device Management over the 6 months to 20 October 2017.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Mobile Device Management in the UK

Mobile Device Management
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Mobile Device Management within the UK over the 6 months to 20 October 2017. 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 +110 241 £325 -9.72% 20
UK excluding London +94 156 £323 -19.38% 13
London +40 92 £280 -20.00% 8
South East +42 59 £350 -12.50% 4
North of England +66 32 £313 +10.52% 5
Midlands +61 29 £185 -69.92%
West Midlands +45 21 £210 -
North West +30 16 £280 -20.00% 4
South West +10 13 £300 -45.45% 3
East of England -20 13 £165 -68.57%
Yorkshire +29 11 £425 +55.96%
Scotland +16 7 £130 -67.50% 1
East Midlands +5 7 £168 -72.76%
North East +61 5 £290 +3.39% 1
Wales +11 3 £350 -48.53%

For the 6 months to 20 October 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Device Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Mobile Device Management.

1 163 (64.68%) Windows
2 138 (54.76%) Active Directory
3 111 (44.05%) Microsoft
4 110 (43.65%) Office 365
5 59 (23.41%) Windows Server
6 57 (22.62%) Windows 10
7 56 (22.22%) SCCM
8 55 (21.83%) Windows 7
9 51 (20.24%) VMware
10 49 (19.44%) DNS
11 45 (17.86%) ITIL
11 45 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
12 42 (16.67%) MS Exchange
13 40 (15.87%) Microsoft Office
14 39 (15.48%) DHCP
15 38 (15.08%) Microsoft Intune
16 36 (14.29%) AirWatch
16 36 (14.29%) Citrix
16 36 (14.29%) LAN
17 35 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
18 34 (13.49%) Data Centre
18 34 (13.49%) Cisco
19 33 (13.10%) Migration
19 33 (13.10%) Windows 8
19 33 (13.10%) Android
20 32 (12.70%) Finance
20 32 (12.70%) Blackberry
21 31 (12.30%) WAN
22 30 (11.90%) VPN
22 30 (11.90%) Hyper-V

Mobile Device Management
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 42 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 21 (8.33%) Exchange Server 2013
2 21 (8.33%) SharePoint
3 20 (7.94%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (7.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 12 (4.76%) Skype for Business
6 5 (1.98%) IIS
7 4 (1.59%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.79%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.40%) Apache
9 1 (0.40%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.40%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.40%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.40%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 40 (15.87%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (1.98%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (1.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 2 (0.79%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.40%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (0.79%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.40%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 110 (43.65%) Office 365
2 35 (13.89%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (5.56%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.76%) Azure Active Directory
5 6 (2.38%) G Suite
6 3 (1.19%) Cloud Computing
6 3 (1.19%) IaaS
7 2 (0.79%) SaaS
8 1 (0.40%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.40%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.40%) OneDrive
8 1 (0.40%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 49 (19.44%) DNS
2 39 (15.48%) DHCP
3 36 (14.29%) LAN
4 31 (12.30%) WAN
5 30 (11.90%) VPN
6 25 (9.92%) Firewall
7 23 (9.13%) Internet
8 20 (7.94%) Wireless
9 17 (6.75%) SAN
10 16 (6.35%) Intrusion Detection
11 14 (5.56%) TCP/IP
11 14 (5.56%) VoIP
12 11 (4.37%) Cisco IOS
12 11 (4.37%) Remote Desktop
13 9 (3.57%) LDAP
13 9 (3.57%) NAS
13 9 (3.57%) SMTP
14 8 (3.17%) Kerberos
14 8 (3.17%) Skype
14 8 (3.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.37%) SQL Server
2 7 (2.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.79%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (0.79%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.40%) Big Data
4 1 (0.40%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.40%) Power BI
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.40%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.79%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.40%) MSI
General
1 32 (12.70%) Finance
2 20 (7.94%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.17%) Back Office
4 6 (2.38%) Banking
4 6 (2.38%) Retail
5 5 (1.98%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.59%) Electronics
6 4 (1.59%) Law
6 4 (1.59%) Legal
6 4 (1.59%) Marketing
7 3 (1.19%) Automotive
8 2 (0.79%) Advertising
9 1 (0.40%) Billing
9 1 (0.40%) Dutch Language
9 1 (0.40%) French Language
9 1 (0.40%) Investment Banking
9 1 (0.40%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 43 (17.06%) Support Engineer
2 38 (15.08%) Analyst
3 29 (11.51%) Desktop Support
4 27 (10.71%) Consultant
5 25 (9.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 23 (9.13%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 19 (7.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 19 (7.54%) Project Manager
8 18 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 18 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
9 17 (6.75%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 13 (5.16%) Architect
10 13 (5.16%) IT Support
10 13 (5.16%) Service Analyst
10 13 (5.16%) Service Desk Analyst
11 11 (4.37%) 1st/2nd Line Support
12 10 (3.97%) 3rd Line Support
12 10 (3.97%) Junior
13 9 (3.57%) Junior IT Support
13 9 (3.57%) Security Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.17%) Web Services
2 7 (2.78%) XMPP
3 2 (0.79%) Velocity
4 1 (0.40%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 34 (13.49%) Data Centre
2 32 (12.70%) Blackberry
3 22 (8.73%) Analytical Skills
4 19 (7.54%) Smartphone
5 18 (7.14%) Management Information System
6 15 (5.95%) iPhone
7 14 (5.56%) Mobile App
7 14 (5.56%) Video Conferencing
8 13 (5.16%) PKI
9 11 (4.37%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 11 (4.37%) Replication
10 10 (3.97%) Fat Client
10 10 (3.97%) Thin Client
11 8 (3.17%) Clustering
12 5 (1.98%) Computer Science
13 4 (1.59%) BYOD
14 3 (1.19%) Driving Licence
14 3 (1.19%) iPad
14 3 (1.19%) Social Media
14 3 (1.19%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 163 (64.68%) Windows
2 59 (23.41%) Windows Server
3 57 (22.62%) Windows 10
4 55 (21.83%) Windows 7
5 33 (13.10%) Android
5 33 (13.10%) Windows 8
6 24 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
6 24 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
7 22 (8.73%) Apple iOS
8 19 (7.54%) Linux
9 10 (3.97%) Windows Phone
10 7 (2.78%) Mac OS
10 7 (2.78%) Mac OS X
11 6 (2.38%) Windows Server 2003
12 5 (1.98%) Windows XP
13 2 (0.79%) Unix
13 2 (0.79%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.40%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 45 (17.86%) ITIL
2 33 (13.10%) Migration
3 23 (9.13%) Project Management
4 20 (7.94%) Cybersecurity
4 20 (7.94%) Information Security
5 19 (7.54%) Service Delivery
6 15 (5.95%) Change Control
6 15 (5.95%) SIEM
6 15 (5.95%) Vulnerability Management
7 14 (5.56%) Asset Management
8 13 (5.16%) Penetration Testing
9 12 (4.76%) Change Management
9 12 (4.76%) Stakeholder Management
10 11 (4.37%) Disaster Recovery
10 11 (4.37%) Incident Management
10 11 (4.37%) Problem Management
11 10 (3.97%) B2B
11 10 (3.97%) Risk Management
11 10 (3.97%) Service Management
11 10 (3.97%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 28 (11.11%) PowerShell
2 11 (4.37%) SQL
3 7 (2.78%) VB
4 2 (0.79%) VBScript
5 1 (0.40%) C
Qualifications
1 22 (8.73%) Security Cleared
2 20 (7.94%) Degree
3 14 (5.56%) CISM
3 14 (5.56%) CISSP
3 14 (5.56%) SC Cleared
4 11 (4.37%) CISA
4 11 (4.37%) Cisco Certification
4 11 (4.37%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (3.97%) CCNA
6 8 (3.17%) CRISC
7 7 (2.78%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 5 (1.98%) Computer Science Degree
9 4 (1.59%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.59%) IISP
9 4 (1.59%) ISACA
9 4 (1.59%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
10 3 (1.19%) CTC Cleared
10 3 (1.19%) DBS Check
10 3 (1.19%) MCSA
10 3 (1.19%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (6.75%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 12 (4.76%) SLA
3 11 (4.37%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 10 (3.97%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.19%) QA
6 1 (0.40%) COBIT
6 1 (0.40%) COSO
6 1 (0.40%) Disclosure Scotland
6 1 (0.40%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.40%) ISO 22301
6 1 (0.40%) ISO/IEC 27005
6 1 (0.40%) PMO
6 1 (0.40%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 138 (54.76%) Active Directory
2 45 (17.86%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (11.90%) Hyper-V
4 16 (6.35%) XenApp
5 13 (5.16%) Terminal Services
6 12 (4.76%) Microsoft App-V
7 10 (3.97%) VMware Workstation
8 9 (3.57%) vSphere
9 8 (3.17%) VMware ESXi
10 7 (2.78%) FreeRADIUS
10 7 (2.78%) Virtual Machines
10 7 (2.78%) XenDesktop
11 5 (1.98%) Virtual Desktop
12 4 (1.59%) BitLocker
13 3 (1.19%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 3 (1.19%) Virtual Servers
14 1 (0.40%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 56 (22.22%) SCCM
2 38 (15.08%) Microsoft Intune
3 36 (14.29%) AirWatch
4 19 (7.54%) Norton AntiVirus
5 18 (7.14%) WSUS
6 10 (3.97%) SafeCom
6 10 (3.97%) SCOM
7 7 (2.78%) McAfee ePO
7 7 (2.78%) NetBackup
8 4 (1.59%) WMI
8 4 (1.59%) XenMobile
9 2 (0.79%) Terraform
10 1 (0.40%) IBM BigFix
10 1 (0.40%) OfficeScan
10 1 (0.40%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.40%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 111 (44.05%) Microsoft
2 51 (20.24%) VMware
3 36 (14.29%) Citrix
4 34 (13.49%) Cisco
5 28 (11.11%) Apple
5 28 (11.11%) Symantec
6 19 (7.54%) MobileIron
7 18 (7.14%) McAfee
8 16 (6.35%) HP
9 15 (5.95%) NetApp
10 14 (5.56%) IBM
11 11 (4.37%) Wyse
12 8 (3.17%) Google
13 7 (2.78%) Avaya
13 7 (2.78%) Dell
13 7 (2.78%) Meraki
14 6 (2.38%) LANDesk
15 5 (1.98%) CheckPoint
15 5 (1.98%) Forcepoint
15 5 (1.98%) Polycom