Period
to 18 January 2018

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 18 January 2018 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
18 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 619 684 743
Rank change year-on-year +65 +59 -26
Contract jobs citing Mobile Device Management 260 186 138
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.19% 0.13%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.31% 0.23% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 187 119 85
UK median daily rate £350 £325 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.69% -27.78% +12.50%
10th Percentile £140 £150 £186
90th Percentile £525 £550 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £325 £410
% change year-on-year -7.69% -20.73% +17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 20 13
UK median hourly rate £19.50 £14.75 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +32.20% -22.37% +4.40%
10th Percentile £14.80 £11.47 £10.50
90th Percentile £40.00 £45.00 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.66 £16.50 £11.00
% change year-on-year +0.97% +50.00% -39.56%

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 84,751 81,431 88,505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 84.50% 83.80% 82.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 56,763 53,927 57,391
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% - +6.25%
10th Percentile £285 £263 £263
90th Percentile £638 £613 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £390
% change year-on-year +2.50% +2.56% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,966 2,259 2,698
UK median hourly rate £23.44 £24.50 £23.35
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -4.34% +4.93% +16.75%
10th Percentile £11.38 £11.25 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £48.75 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.00 £24.50 £25.00
% change year-on-year -2.04% -2.00% +25.00%

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018.

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 18 January 2018. 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 +84 250 £350 +3.70% 60
UK excluding London +19 138 £300 -7.69% 35
London +35 119 £425 +30.77% 28
South East -6 69 £313 -13.19% 10
Midlands +27 27 £363 +7.41% 7
West Midlands +28 20 £450 +38.46% 5
North of England +17 15 £275 -12.00% 8
East of England -12 10 £140 -74.55% 1
South West +14 8 £300 -47.83% 6
North West +10 8 £275 -21.43% 3
Scotland -2 7 £225 -
Yorkshire +6 5 £235 -24.80% 4
East Midlands +3 4 £185 -61.46% 2
North East +46 2 £320 +10.34% 1
Wales +8 2 £238 - 3

For the 6 months to 18 January 2018, 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.

1 158 (60.77%) Windows
2 130 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 128 (49.23%) Office 365
4 113 (43.46%) Microsoft
5 70 (26.92%) Windows 10
6 63 (24.23%) Windows 7
7 62 (23.85%) ITIL
8 61 (23.46%) SCCM
9 54 (20.77%) Microsoft Azure
10 51 (19.62%) Windows Server
11 50 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
12 46 (17.69%) Migration
13 44 (16.92%) VPN
14 43 (16.54%) VMware
14 43 (16.54%) Microsoft Intune
15 38 (14.62%) Security Cleared
15 38 (14.62%) DNS
16 36 (13.85%) Project Management
16 36 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
16 36 (13.85%) AirWatch
17 34 (13.08%) Apple
18 33 (12.69%) MS Exchange
18 33 (12.69%) LAN
19 31 (11.92%) Citrix
19 31 (11.92%) SC Cleared
20 29 (11.15%) Windows 8
20 29 (11.15%) Azure Active Directory
21 28 (10.77%) Cybersecurity
22 27 (10.38%) DHCP
22 27 (10.38%) Finance

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 33 (12.69%) MS Exchange
2 23 (8.85%) SharePoint
3 14 (5.38%) Skype for Business
4 11 (4.23%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (3.85%) Exchange Server 2013
6 7 (2.69%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2003
7 2 (0.77%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (0.77%) IIS
8 1 (0.38%) CMS
Applications
1 50 (19.23%) Microsoft Office
2 9 (3.46%) Microsoft Excel
3 8 (3.08%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.38%) Remedy ITSM
1 1 (0.38%) Retail-J
Cloud Services
1 128 (49.23%) Office 365
2 54 (20.77%) Microsoft Azure
3 29 (11.15%) Azure Active Directory
4 13 (5.00%) Amazon AWS
5 6 (2.31%) OneDrive
6 3 (1.15%) G Suite
7 2 (0.77%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.38%) Mimecast
8 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 44 (16.92%) VPN
2 38 (14.62%) DNS
3 33 (12.69%) LAN
4 27 (10.38%) DHCP
5 26 (10.00%) SAN
6 25 (9.62%) Firewall
7 24 (9.23%) Intrusion Detection
8 23 (8.85%) WAN
9 18 (6.92%) Internet
10 17 (6.54%) Wireless
11 16 (6.15%) NAS
12 13 (5.00%) Skype
13 12 (4.62%) TCP/IP
14 10 (3.85%) VoIP
15 9 (3.46%) LDAP
16 8 (3.08%) Kerberos
16 8 (3.08%) Remote Desktop
17 7 (2.69%) RTP
18 6 (2.31%) Wi-Fi
19 5 (1.92%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (3.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.15%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.77%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.38%) Power BI
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2016
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 2 (0.77%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.38%) MSI
General
1 27 (10.38%) Finance
2 13 (5.00%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.08%) Back Office
4 4 (1.54%) Automotive
4 4 (1.54%) Banking
4 4 (1.54%) Law
5 2 (0.77%) Manufacturing
5 2 (0.77%) Publishing
5 2 (0.77%) Retail
6 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.38%) Billing
6 1 (0.38%) Electronics
6 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 37 (14.23%) Support Engineer
2 34 (13.08%) Consultant
3 31 (11.92%) Desktop Support
4 29 (11.15%) Analyst
5 25 (9.62%) 2nd Line Support
6 21 (8.08%) IT Support
7 19 (7.31%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.92%) Architect
9 17 (6.54%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 17 (6.54%) Office 365 Consultant
9 17 (6.54%) Windows Engineer
10 16 (6.15%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 15 (5.77%) Desktop Engineer
11 15 (5.77%) Project Manager
12 12 (4.62%) Technical Consultant
13 11 (4.23%) 3rd Line Support
13 11 (4.23%) Active Directory Consultant
13 11 (4.23%) Cloud Consultant
14 10 (3.85%) Azure Consultant
14 10 (3.85%) Infrastructure Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.46%) Web Services
2 7 (2.69%) XMPP
3 2 (0.77%) Velocity
Miscellaneous
1 24 (9.23%) Data Centre
2 20 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
3 19 (7.31%) iPhone
4 17 (6.54%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
5 16 (6.15%) Blackberry
6 14 (5.38%) Replication
6 14 (5.38%) Video Conferencing
7 12 (4.62%) Smartphone
8 11 (4.23%) PKI
9 10 (3.85%) Fat Client
9 10 (3.85%) Mobile App
9 10 (3.85%) Thin Client
10 9 (3.46%) Management Information System
11 8 (3.08%) Clustering
12 7 (2.69%) Computer Science
13 6 (2.31%) NHS
14 4 (1.54%) iPad
15 3 (1.15%) Smartcard
15 3 (1.15%) Virtual Team
16 2 (0.77%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 158 (60.77%) Windows
2 70 (26.92%) Windows 10
3 63 (24.23%) Windows 7
4 51 (19.62%) Windows Server
5 29 (11.15%) Windows 8
6 23 (8.85%) Android
6 23 (8.85%) Linux
7 19 (7.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (6.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 16 (6.15%) Apple iOS
10 8 (3.08%) Mac OS X
10 8 (3.08%) Windows Phone
11 7 (2.69%) Mac OS
12 5 (1.92%) Windows XP
13 3 (1.15%) Windows Server 2003
14 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X Server
14 1 (0.38%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 62 (23.85%) ITIL
2 46 (17.69%) Migration
3 36 (13.85%) Project Management
4 28 (10.77%) Cybersecurity
5 26 (10.00%) Change Management
6 25 (9.62%) Identity Management
6 25 (9.62%) Information Security
7 23 (8.85%) SIEM
7 23 (8.85%) Vulnerability Management
8 20 (7.69%) Penetration Testing
9 18 (6.92%) Service Delivery
10 17 (6.54%) Problem Management
11 15 (5.77%) Security Management
12 13 (5.00%) Data Loss Prevention
12 13 (5.00%) Security Architecture
13 12 (4.62%) Kalman Filter
14 10 (3.85%) B2B
14 10 (3.85%) Disaster Recovery
14 10 (3.85%) Investment Management
14 10 (3.85%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 21 (8.08%) PowerShell
2 13 (5.00%) SQL
3 1 (0.38%) C
3 1 (0.38%) VB
3 1 (0.38%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 38 (14.62%) Security Cleared
2 31 (11.92%) SC Cleared
3 21 (8.08%) Degree
4 19 (7.31%) CTC Cleared
5 17 (6.54%) CISM
5 17 (6.54%) CISSP
5 17 (6.54%) Microsoft Certification
6 12 (4.62%) DBS Check
7 7 (2.69%) CISA
7 7 (2.69%) Computer Science Degree
8 6 (2.31%) CCNA
8 6 (2.31%) Cisco Certification
8 6 (2.31%) MCSA
8 6 (2.31%) MCSE
9 4 (1.54%) CRISC
9 4 (1.54%) DV Cleared
9 4 (1.54%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
10 3 (1.15%) MCP
11 2 (0.77%) CCNP
11 2 (0.77%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (7.69%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 18 (6.92%) Disclosure Scotland
3 17 (6.54%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 15 (5.77%) PCI DSS
5 14 (5.38%) SLA
6 4 (1.54%) GDPR
7 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 130 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 36 (13.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 26 (10.00%) Hyper-V
4 14 (5.38%) XenApp
5 11 (4.23%) Terminal Services
6 10 (3.85%) BitLocker
7 7 (2.69%) FreeRADIUS
7 7 (2.69%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (2.69%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.31%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (2.31%) XenDesktop
9 5 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (1.54%) vSphere
11 2 (0.77%) Virtual Desktop
12 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
12 1 (0.38%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 61 (23.46%) SCCM
2 43 (16.54%) Microsoft Intune
3 36 (13.85%) AirWatch
4 11 (4.23%) Norton AntiVirus
5 10 (3.85%) SCOM
6 7 (2.69%) McAfee ePO
6 7 (2.69%) WSUS
7 5 (1.92%) SafeCom
8 4 (1.54%) XenMobile
9 3 (1.15%) Terraform
10 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
10 1 (0.38%) NetBackup
10 1 (0.38%) SCVMM
10 1 (0.38%) WMI
Vendors
1 113 (43.46%) Microsoft
2 43 (16.54%) VMware
3 34 (13.08%) Apple
4 31 (11.92%) Citrix
5 25 (9.62%) Cisco
6 16 (6.15%) Symantec
7 15 (5.77%) HP
8 13 (5.00%) Google
8 13 (5.00%) McAfee
9 10 (3.85%) MobileIron
9 10 (3.85%) NetApp
10 8 (3.08%) CheckPoint
11 7 (2.69%) Dell
11 7 (2.69%) IBM
12 6 (2.31%) Avaya
12 6 (2.31%) Polycom
13 5 (1.92%) Forcepoint
13 5 (1.92%) Ivanti
13 5 (1.92%) Wyse
14 4 (1.54%) Qualys