Period
to 18 August 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 18 August 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
18 Aug 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 630 716 728
Rank change year-on-year +86 +12 -8
Contract jobs citing Mobile Device Management 222 178 164
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.16% 0.15%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.20% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 120 102
UK median daily rate £303 £371 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.46% +6.00% +11.55%
10th Percentile £110 £170 £182
90th Percentile £544 £554 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £393 £325
% change year-on-year -20.70% +20.77% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 13
UK median hourly rate £14.22 £29.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -50.98% +123.08% -35.00%
10th Percentile £12.50 £17.20 £11.74
90th Percentile £40.00 £45.00 £20.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.22 £28.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year -49.23% +115.38% -35.00%

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

Contract Process & Methodology Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for process and methodology skills 81344 90683 91078
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 84.37% 83.47% 80.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 53388 59891 58057
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £281 £263 £260
90th Percentile £625 £600 £590
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £375
% change year-on-year - +6.67% +3.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2014 2209 2589
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +13.64% +8.88%
10th Percentile £11.72 £11.50 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.25 £48.55 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year - +11.11% +7.14%

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 August 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 18 August 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 18 August 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 +87 209 £310 -13.89% 23
UK excluding London +100 151 £311 -20.70% 17
London +8 66 £200 -42.86% 7
South East +44 56 £325 -18.75% 5
North of England +63 28 £375 +33.69% 3
Midlands +50 26 £200 -67.48% 3
East of England -4 16 £130 -35.00% 3
West Midlands +61 15 £200 - 3
South West +10 15 £325 -40.91% 2
North West +32 13 £313 -24.24% 1
Yorkshire +31 10 £425 +65.05% 1
East Midlands -6 10 £220 -64.23%
Scotland +33 8 £115 -71.25% 1
North East +45 5 £290 +3.48% 1
Wales +1 2 £400 -41.18%

For the 6 months to 18 August 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.

1 126 (56.76%) Windows
2 109 (49.10%) Active Directory
3 92 (41.44%) Microsoft
4 71 (31.98%) Office 365
5 47 (21.17%) Android
6 45 (20.27%) Windows 7
7 42 (18.92%) Windows 10
8 41 (18.47%) Microsoft Intune
9 39 (17.57%) VMware
10 37 (16.67%) AirWatch
11 36 (16.22%) LAN
12 35 (15.77%) WAN
12 35 (15.77%) ITIL
12 35 (15.77%) Blackberry
13 34 (15.32%) Finance
13 34 (15.32%) Windows Server
14 31 (13.96%) Citrix
14 31 (13.96%) Microsoft Office
14 31 (13.96%) DNS
14 31 (13.96%) SCCM
15 30 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
15 30 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
15 30 (13.51%) Windows 8
16 29 (13.06%) Cisco
16 29 (13.06%) MS Exchange
17 27 (12.16%) DHCP
17 27 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
18 26 (11.71%) Internet
19 25 (11.26%) Project Management
19 25 (11.26%) Smartphone

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 29 (13.06%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.46%) SharePoint
3 20 (9.01%) Exchange Server 2010
4 18 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2013
5 17 (7.66%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 13 (5.86%) Skype for Business
7 6 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
7 6 (2.70%) IIS
8 2 (0.90%) BizTalk Server
8 2 (0.90%) Exchange Server 2003
9 1 (0.45%) Apache
9 1 (0.45%) Apache Pig
9 1 (0.45%) Cloud Foundry
9 1 (0.45%) CMS
9 1 (0.45%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (0.45%) OpenStack
9 1 (0.45%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2010
9 1 (0.45%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 31 (13.96%) Microsoft Office
2 5 (2.25%) Microsoft Excel
2 5 (2.25%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (0.90%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Project
4 1 (0.45%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 5 (2.25%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (1.80%) Maximo
Cloud Services
1 71 (31.98%) Office 365
2 30 (13.51%) Microsoft Azure
3 15 (6.76%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (3.15%) G Suite
5 6 (2.70%) IaaS
6 4 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.80%) Cloud Computing
6 4 (1.80%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.90%) Google Cloud Platform
8 1 (0.45%) PaaS
8 1 (0.45%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 36 (16.22%) LAN
2 35 (15.77%) WAN
3 31 (13.96%) DNS
4 27 (12.16%) DHCP
5 26 (11.71%) Internet
6 19 (8.56%) Firewall
7 14 (6.31%) VPN
8 12 (5.41%) Cisco IOS
8 12 (5.41%) SMTP
8 12 (5.41%) Wireless
9 10 (4.50%) Intrusion Detection
9 10 (4.50%) TCP/IP
10 9 (4.05%) Skype
11 8 (3.60%) Remote Desktop
11 8 (3.60%) SAN
12 7 (3.15%) VoIP
12 7 (3.15%) WLAN
13 6 (2.70%) MPLS
13 6 (2.70%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (2.25%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (4.05%) SQL Server
2 6 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.90%) Electronic Patient Records
3 2 (0.90%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.45%) Big Data
4 1 (0.45%) CouchDB
4 1 (0.45%) Hadoop
4 1 (0.45%) MongoDB
4 1 (0.45%) MySQL
4 1 (0.45%) Power BI
4 1 (0.45%) Redis
4 1 (0.45%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 4 (1.80%) Eclipse
2 1 (0.45%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.45%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.45%) Maven
2 1 (0.45%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 34 (15.32%) Finance
2 19 (8.56%) Telecoms
3 8 (3.60%) Banking
4 7 (3.15%) Retail
5 6 (2.70%) Back Office
5 6 (2.70%) Legal
5 6 (2.70%) Marketing
6 5 (2.25%) Electronics
6 5 (2.25%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.35%) Advertising
7 3 (1.35%) Law
8 1 (0.45%) Automotive
8 1 (0.45%) Billing
8 1 (0.45%) Dutch Language
8 1 (0.45%) French Language
8 1 (0.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 37 (16.67%) Analyst
2 32 (14.41%) Support Engineer
3 25 (11.26%) Architect
3 25 (11.26%) Desktop Support
4 23 (10.36%) Project Manager
5 19 (8.56%) 2nd Line Support
6 18 (8.11%) Consultant
6 18 (8.11%) Desktop Engineer
7 17 (7.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 17 (7.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 14 (6.31%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 13 (5.86%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 12 (5.41%) Service Analyst
10 12 (5.41%) Service Desk Analyst
11 10 (4.50%) Active Directory Analyst
11 10 (4.50%) Technical Architect
12 9 (4.05%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 8 (3.60%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
13 8 (3.60%) Active Directory Consultant
13 8 (3.60%) Business Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (1.35%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.45%) 802.1X
2 1 (0.45%) AngularJS
2 1 (0.45%) Apache Avro
2 1 (0.45%) Backbone.js
2 1 (0.45%) COM
2 1 (0.45%) CSS
2 1 (0.45%) CSS3
2 1 (0.45%) Dojo
2 1 (0.45%) HTML
2 1 (0.45%) HTML5
2 1 (0.45%) JSON
2 1 (0.45%) Middleware
2 1 (0.45%) Node.js
2 1 (0.45%) OAuth
2 1 (0.45%) REST
2 1 (0.45%) SAML
2 1 (0.45%) SOAP
2 1 (0.45%) XSD
Miscellaneous
1 35 (15.77%) Blackberry
2 25 (11.26%) Smartphone
3 19 (8.56%) Management Information System
4 15 (6.76%) Data Centre
5 14 (6.31%) iPhone
6 11 (4.95%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.95%) Mobile App
6 11 (4.95%) Video Conferencing
7 10 (4.50%) CESG
8 7 (3.15%) Fat Client
8 7 (3.15%) Thin Client
9 6 (2.70%) Distributed Denial-of-Service
9 6 (2.70%) iPad
9 6 (2.70%) User Experience
10 5 (2.25%) BYOD
10 5 (2.25%) PKI
11 4 (1.80%) Handset
12 3 (1.35%) NHS
12 3 (1.35%) Replication
12 3 (1.35%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 126 (56.76%) Windows
2 47 (21.17%) Android
3 45 (20.27%) Windows 7
4 42 (18.92%) Windows 10
5 34 (15.32%) Windows Server
6 30 (13.51%) Windows 8
7 27 (12.16%) Windows Server 2012
8 23 (10.36%) Windows Server 2008
9 22 (9.91%) Apple iOS
10 13 (5.86%) Windows Server 2003
11 5 (2.25%) Linux
11 5 (2.25%) Windows Phone
11 5 (2.25%) Windows XP
12 4 (1.80%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.90%) Unix
14 1 (0.45%) Mac OS
14 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.45%) Windows Embedded Compact
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (15.77%) ITIL
2 25 (11.26%) Project Management
3 20 (9.01%) Migration
4 18 (8.11%) Information Security
5 14 (6.31%) Stakeholder Management
6 12 (5.41%) Asset Management
6 12 (5.41%) Risk Management
7 11 (4.95%) Service Management
8 10 (4.50%) Infrastructure Monitoring
8 10 (4.50%) Penetration Testing
9 9 (4.05%) Change Control
9 9 (4.05%) Cybersecurity
9 9 (4.05%) SIEM
10 8 (3.60%) Agile Software Development
10 8 (3.60%) Kalman Filter
10 8 (3.60%) Vulnerability Management
11 7 (3.15%) Continuous Improvement
12 6 (2.70%) Line Management
12 6 (2.70%) Software Deployment
12 6 (2.70%) Virtual Infrastructure
Programming Languages
1 18 (8.11%) PowerShell
2 13 (5.86%) SQL
3 10 (4.50%) VB
4 5 (2.25%) Java
4 5 (2.25%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.45%) C#
5 1 (0.45%) Python
5 1 (0.45%) Ruby
5 1 (0.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 15 (6.76%) Microsoft Certification
2 14 (6.31%) Degree
3 13 (5.86%) Security Cleared
4 10 (4.50%) Cisco Certification
5 9 (4.05%) CCNA
6 7 (3.15%) CISM
6 7 (3.15%) CISSP
7 6 (2.70%) CISA
7 6 (2.70%) CRISC
7 6 (2.70%) ITIL Certification
7 6 (2.70%) SC Cleared
8 5 (2.25%) BPSS Clearance
8 5 (2.25%) ISO 27001 Lead Implementer
8 5 (2.25%) MCP
9 3 (1.35%) Citrix Certification
9 3 (1.35%) IISP
9 3 (1.35%) ISACA
9 3 (1.35%) ISO 27001 Lead Auditor
9 3 (1.35%) MCSA
9 3 (1.35%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.95%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 8 (3.60%) PCI DSS
3 7 (3.15%) ISO/IEC 27002 (supersedes ISO/IEC 17799)
4 3 (1.35%) ISO 22301
4 3 (1.35%) ISO/IEC 27005
4 3 (1.35%) QA
5 2 (0.90%) SLA
6 1 (0.45%) COBIT
6 1 (0.45%) COSO
6 1 (0.45%) ISAE 3402
6 1 (0.45%) PMO
6 1 (0.45%) SSAE 16
System Software
1 109 (49.10%) Active Directory
2 30 (13.51%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (7.21%) Virtual Desktop
4 14 (6.31%) Hyper-V
5 12 (5.41%) XenApp
6 9 (4.05%) BitLocker
6 9 (4.05%) vSphere
6 9 (4.05%) XenDesktop
7 7 (3.15%) Microsoft App-V
7 7 (3.15%) Terminal Services
8 6 (2.70%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.70%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (1.80%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.90%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (0.90%) Virtual Servers
11 1 (0.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 41 (18.47%) Microsoft Intune
2 37 (16.67%) AirWatch
3 31 (13.96%) SCCM
4 16 (7.21%) Norton AntiVirus
4 16 (7.21%) WSUS
5 10 (4.50%) NetBackup
6 6 (2.70%) SafeCom
7 4 (1.80%) WMI
7 4 (1.80%) XenMobile
8 3 (1.35%) SCOM
9 2 (0.90%) MobiControl
10 1 (0.45%) IBM BigFix
10 1 (0.45%) OfficeScan
10 1 (0.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 92 (41.44%) Microsoft
2 39 (17.57%) VMware
3 31 (13.96%) Citrix
4 29 (13.06%) Cisco
5 23 (10.36%) Symantec
6 22 (9.91%) MobileIron
7 17 (7.66%) HP
8 15 (6.76%) IBM
9 14 (6.31%) Apple
10 10 (4.50%) NetApp
11 9 (4.05%) Wyse
12 7 (3.15%) Avaya
12 7 (3.15%) Google
12 7 (3.15%) SAP
13 6 (2.70%) McAfee
14 5 (2.25%) BMC
14 5 (2.25%) Remedy
14 5 (2.25%) SolarWinds
15 4 (1.80%) Meraki
15 4 (1.80%) Polycom