Period
to 22 April 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 22 April 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
22 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 625 636 703
Rank change year-on-year +11 +67 -12
Contract jobs citing Mobile Device Management 263 200 167
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.26% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 200 121 110
UK median daily rate £324 £325 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.46% -20.73% +8.61%
10th Percentile £140 £138 £163
90th Percentile £525 £556 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £313 £410
% change year-on-year -4.00% -23.78% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 17 11
UK median hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £42.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +30.34% -67.06% +226.92%
10th Percentile £14.75 £11.47 £10.50
90th Percentile £36.28 £18.30 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £15.78 £15.00
% change year-on-year +4.56% +5.17% +15.38%

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 86,614 77,646 89,328
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 85.63% 84.39% 83.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 57,208 51,083 58,365
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £298 £270 £263
90th Percentile £638 £620 £606
UK excluding London median daily rate £420 £400 £393
% change year-on-year +5.00% +1.91% +4.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,226 2,117 2,447
UK median hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.00% - +19.22%
10th Percentile £11.22 £11.35 £11.50
90th Percentile £50.25 £51.25 £50.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.24 £25.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year -15.04% -1.96% +15.91%

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 22 April 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 22 April 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Mobile Device Management in the UK

Mobile Device Management
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 Mobile Device Management within the UK over the 6 months to 22 April 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 +32 247 £325 - 48
UK excluding London -10 149 £300 -4.00% 34
London -2 107 £460 +36.30% 18
South East +7 78 £300 -4.76% 6
Midlands -2 32 £400 +18.52% 8
West Midlands +7 22 £450 +38.46% 5
North of England -25 12 £270 -6.90% 12
East Midlands -6 8 £400 -16.67% 3
East of England -16 8 £148 +13.85%
Scotland -35 8 £225 +45.16% 3
South West +11 7 £130 -78.33% 4
North East +32 5 £270 -6.90%
Northern Ireland +2 5 £481 +175.00%
North West -17 5 £350 +7.69% 4
Yorkshire -15 2 - - 8
Wales - 1 £175 - 1

For the 6 months to 22 April 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Mobile Device Management 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 Mobile Device Management.

1 146 (55.51%) Windows
2 128 (48.67%) Office 365
3 121 (46.01%) Microsoft
3 121 (46.01%) Active Directory
4 80 (30.42%) Microsoft Intune
4 80 (30.42%) Windows 10
5 65 (24.71%) Microsoft Azure
6 63 (23.95%) SCCM
7 60 (22.81%) Windows 7
8 54 (20.53%) Microsoft Office
9 51 (19.39%) Migration
10 47 (17.87%) ITIL
11 43 (16.35%) Windows Server
12 42 (15.97%) SC Cleared
12 42 (15.97%) Security Cleared
13 39 (14.83%) Apple
14 37 (14.07%) Azure Active Directory
15 33 (12.55%) Finance
15 33 (12.55%) AirWatch
16 32 (12.17%) Project Management
17 31 (11.79%) DNS
17 31 (11.79%) LAN
17 31 (11.79%) Information Security
18 30 (11.41%) VPN
18 30 (11.41%) Identity Management
19 29 (11.03%) VMware
19 29 (11.03%) Smartphone
20 26 (9.89%) Windows 8
21 25 (9.51%) Mobile App
21 25 (9.51%) MobileIron

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 22 (8.37%) Skype for Business
2 15 (5.70%) MS Exchange
2 15 (5.70%) SharePoint
3 8 (3.04%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (0.76%) Exchange Server 2013
5 1 (0.38%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (0.38%) CMS
5 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
5 1 (0.38%) JBoss
5 1 (0.38%) WebSphere
Applications
1 54 (20.53%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (3.80%) Microsoft Excel
2 10 (3.80%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.76%) AutoCAD
3 2 (0.76%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.38%) Microsoft Project
Cloud Services
1 128 (48.67%) Office 365
2 65 (24.71%) Microsoft Azure
3 37 (14.07%) Azure Active Directory
4 14 (5.32%) Amazon AWS
5 7 (2.66%) OneDrive
6 6 (2.28%) Mimecast
7 3 (1.14%) G Suite
8 1 (0.38%) Datadog
8 1 (0.38%) PaaS
8 1 (0.38%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 31 (11.79%) DNS
1 31 (11.79%) LAN
2 30 (11.41%) VPN
3 25 (9.51%) WAN
4 21 (7.98%) DHCP
5 20 (7.60%) Internet
6 19 (7.22%) Skype
7 15 (5.70%) Intrusion Detection
7 15 (5.70%) Remote Desktop
8 14 (5.32%) Firewall
8 14 (5.32%) SAN
9 10 (3.80%) NAS
10 7 (2.66%) SMTP
10 7 (2.66%) Wi-Fi
11 6 (2.28%) WLAN
12 5 (1.90%) IPsec
13 4 (1.52%) SSL
13 4 (1.52%) TCP/IP
13 4 (1.52%) Wireless
14 2 (0.76%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (4.18%) Amazon RDS
2 3 (1.14%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 5 (1.90%) JIRA
2 3 (1.14%) VersionOne
General
1 33 (12.55%) Finance
2 10 (3.80%) Telecoms
3 7 (2.66%) Back Office
4 3 (1.14%) Law
4 3 (1.14%) Publishing
5 2 (0.76%) Billing
5 2 (0.76%) Marketing
5 2 (0.76%) Retail
6 1 (0.38%) Aerospace
6 1 (0.38%) Automotive
6 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 41 (15.59%) Consultant
2 37 (14.07%) Support Engineer
3 34 (12.93%) Architect
4 30 (11.41%) Windows Engineer
5 26 (9.89%) 2nd Line Support
5 26 (9.89%) Desktop Support
6 19 (7.22%) Office 365 Consultant
6 19 (7.22%) Solutions Architect
7 18 (6.84%) IT Support
7 18 (6.84%) Office 365 Architect
7 18 (6.84%) Technical Consultant
8 17 (6.46%) Analyst
8 17 (6.46%) Mobile Engineer
9 16 (6.08%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 16 (6.08%) Office 365 Engineer
10 15 (5.70%) Project Manager
11 14 (5.32%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
11 14 (5.32%) Infrastructure Engineer
12 13 (4.94%) Active Directory Engineer
13 12 (4.56%) Azure Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 12 (4.56%) Web Services
2 2 (0.76%) LDAP
3 1 (0.38%) J2EE
3 1 (0.38%) REST
3 1 (0.38%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 29 (11.03%) Smartphone
2 25 (9.51%) Mobile App
3 16 (6.08%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.70%) Blackberry
5 12 (4.56%) Self-Motivation
6 10 (3.80%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
6 10 (3.80%) iPhone
7 9 (3.42%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (2.28%) NHS
9 5 (1.90%) Fat Client
9 5 (1.90%) Microsoft Licensing
9 5 (1.90%) PKI
9 5 (1.90%) Thin Client
10 4 (1.52%) Computer Science
10 4 (1.52%) Enterprise Software
10 4 (1.52%) Replication
10 4 (1.52%) Smartcard
10 4 (1.52%) Video Conferencing
11 3 (1.14%) Data Centre
11 3 (1.14%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 146 (55.51%) Windows
2 80 (30.42%) Windows 10
3 60 (22.81%) Windows 7
4 43 (16.35%) Windows Server
5 26 (9.89%) Windows 8
6 23 (8.75%) Apple iOS
7 22 (8.37%) Android
8 18 (6.84%) Windows Server 2012
9 13 (4.94%) Windows Server 2008
10 12 (4.56%) Mac OS
11 6 (2.28%) Linux
12 5 (1.90%) Windows Phone
13 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
14 3 (1.14%) Mac OS X
14 3 (1.14%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (0.76%) Unix
16 1 (0.38%) Mac OS X Server
16 1 (0.38%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (19.39%) Migration
2 47 (17.87%) ITIL
3 32 (12.17%) Project Management
4 31 (11.79%) Information Security
5 30 (11.41%) Identity Management
6 19 (7.22%) Application Packaging
7 17 (6.46%) Change Management
7 17 (6.46%) Problem Management
8 16 (6.08%) Cybersecurity
9 15 (5.70%) Vulnerability Management
10 14 (5.32%) Problem-Solving
10 14 (5.32%) Security Management
11 13 (4.94%) Data Protection
11 13 (4.94%) Penetration Testing
11 13 (4.94%) SIEM
12 12 (4.56%) Data Loss Prevention
13 10 (3.80%) Investment Management
13 10 (3.80%) Kalman Filter
13 10 (3.80%) Security Architecture
13 10 (3.80%) Vulnerability Scanning
Programming Languages
1 18 (6.84%) PowerShell
2 9 (3.42%) SQL
3 2 (0.76%) C
4 1 (0.38%) Java
Qualifications
1 42 (15.97%) SC Cleared
1 42 (15.97%) Security Cleared
2 22 (8.37%) CTC Cleared
3 10 (3.80%) Degree
3 10 (3.80%) Microsoft Certification
4 9 (3.42%) DBS Check
5 8 (3.04%) CISM
5 8 (3.04%) CISSP
6 5 (1.90%) MCSA
6 5 (1.90%) MCSE
7 4 (1.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 3 (1.14%) A+ Certification
8 3 (1.14%) PMI Certification
9 2 (0.76%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (0.76%) Computer Science Degree
9 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
9 2 (0.76%) MCP
9 2 (0.76%) MCSM
9 2 (0.76%) Microsoft Certified Architect
10 1 (0.38%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (8.75%) Disclosure Scotland
2 22 (8.37%) GDPR
3 10 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 10 (3.80%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
3 10 (3.80%) PCI DSS
4 4 (1.52%) SLA
5 1 (0.38%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 121 (46.01%) Active Directory
2 14 (5.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (4.94%) Virtual Desktop
3 13 (4.94%) VMware Infrastructure
4 9 (3.42%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.04%) BitLocker
6 4 (1.52%) Terminal Services
7 3 (1.14%) XenApp
8 2 (0.76%) Virtual Machines
8 2 (0.76%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.38%) Firmware
9 1 (0.38%) FreeRADIUS
9 1 (0.38%) NFS
9 1 (0.38%) Terminal Server
9 1 (0.38%) vSphere
9 1 (0.38%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 80 (30.42%) Microsoft Intune
2 63 (23.95%) SCCM
3 33 (12.55%) AirWatch
4 7 (2.66%) Single Sign-On
5 5 (1.90%) XenMobile
6 4 (1.52%) SAP Afaria
7 3 (1.14%) WSUS
8 1 (0.38%) Backup Exec
8 1 (0.38%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.38%) Jamf Pro
8 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.38%) Norton AntiVirus
8 1 (0.38%) Terraform
Vendors
1 121 (46.01%) Microsoft
2 39 (14.83%) Apple
3 29 (11.03%) VMware
4 25 (9.51%) HP
4 25 (9.51%) MobileIron
5 18 (6.84%) Google
6 16 (6.08%) Citrix
7 15 (5.70%) Cisco
8 8 (3.04%) Symantec
9 6 (2.28%) Forcepoint
9 6 (2.28%) Okta
9 6 (2.28%) Zscaler
10 5 (1.90%) NetApp
11 4 (1.52%) AlienVault
11 4 (1.52%) CA
11 4 (1.52%) CheckPoint
11 4 (1.52%) Computacenter
11 4 (1.52%) Ivanti
11 4 (1.52%) Qualys
11 4 (1.52%) SAP