Period
to 15 February 2019

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 15 February 2019 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
15 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 635 619 675
Rank change year-on-year -16 +56 +84
Contract jobs citing Mobile Device Management 232 261 197
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.20%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.27% 0.30% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 148 199 123
UK median daily rate £325 £375 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -13.33% +15.38% -23.30%
10th Percentile £129 £140 £150
90th Percentile £541 £525 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £310 £338
% change year-on-year -3.23% -8.15% -20.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 10 21
UK median hourly rate £15.50 £19.75 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -21.52% +36.21% -23.68%
10th Percentile £12.25 £16.00 £11.47
90th Percentile £30.31 £48.75 £18.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.37 £18.08 £15.93
% change year-on-year -14.99% +13.50% +44.82%

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 86,293 87,160 81,807
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 87.06% 85.96% 85.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 56,984 58,125 54,088
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +5.88% -
10th Percentile £300 £281 £263
90th Percentile £650 £638 £613
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £413 £400
% change year-on-year +3.03% +3.13% +2.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,245 2,122 2,363
UK median hourly rate £24.00 £24.00 £24.00
10th Percentile £11.25 £11.26 £11.18
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.25 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.65 £24.02 £22.90
% change year-on-year -5.70% +4.89% -8.40%

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019.

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 15 February 2019. 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 -32 211 £325 -13.33% 60
UK excluding London -13 134 £300 -3.23% 46
London -26 95 £325 -27.78% 16
South East -7 59 £338 -3.57% 13
North of England -7 19 £440 +72.55% 7
Midlands -8 18 £218 -45.63% 13
East of England +28 14 £190 -52.50% 5
Wales +7 12 £213 -10.53% 1
North West -4 11 £464 +68.64% 4
West Midlands -26 10 £250 -37.50% 7
East Midlands +8 8 £150 -62.50% 4
Scotland -3 6 £228 +1.11% 1
South West -29 6 £375 +74.42% 6
Yorkshire -12 5 £413 +75.53% 3
North East -9 3 £218 -

For the 6 months to 15 February 2019, 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.

1 149 (64.22%) Windows
2 128 (55.17%) Microsoft
3 113 (48.71%) Active Directory
4 97 (41.81%) Windows 10
5 76 (32.76%) Office 365
6 72 (31.03%) SCCM
6 72 (31.03%) Windows 7
7 60 (25.86%) Microsoft Office
8 57 (24.57%) ITIL
9 55 (23.71%) Microsoft Intune
10 52 (22.41%) Skype
11 48 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
12 47 (20.26%) VMware
13 43 (18.53%) Windows Server
14 38 (16.38%) PowerShell
14 38 (16.38%) Android
15 37 (15.95%) VMware Infrastructure
16 35 (15.09%) AirWatch
17 33 (14.22%) Skype for Business
17 33 (14.22%) Project Management
18 32 (13.79%) Cisco
19 31 (13.36%) MS Exchange
19 31 (13.36%) LAN
20 28 (12.07%) Security Cleared
21 27 (11.64%) Smartphone
22 26 (11.21%) TCP/IP
23 25 (10.78%) Migration
23 25 (10.78%) WAN
23 25 (10.78%) DNS
24 24 (10.34%) Citrix

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 (14.22%) Skype for Business
2 31 (13.36%) MS Exchange
3 18 (7.76%) SharePoint
4 14 (6.03%) Exchange Server 2010
5 10 (4.31%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.29%) CMS
6 3 (1.29%) IBM Notes
7 2 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.86%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.43%) SAS
8 1 (0.43%) WordPress
Applications
1 60 (25.86%) Microsoft Office
2 17 (7.33%) Microsoft Excel
3 11 (4.74%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 9 (3.88%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.29%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.86%) Acrobat
6 2 (0.86%) Shockwave
7 1 (0.43%) Photoshop
7 1 (0.43%) Revit
7 1 (0.43%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.43%) SPSS
Business Applications
1 2 (0.86%) assyst
2 1 (0.43%) Sage 200
2 1 (0.43%) Sage 50
2 1 (0.43%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 76 (32.76%) Office 365
2 48 (20.69%) Microsoft Azure
3 16 (6.90%) Azure Active Directory
4 11 (4.74%) OneDrive
5 10 (4.31%) Mimecast
6 8 (3.45%) Amazon AWS
7 4 (1.72%) SaaS
8 3 (1.29%) G Suite
8 3 (1.29%) PaaS
9 2 (0.86%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.43%) IaaS
10 1 (0.43%) Slack
10 1 (0.43%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 52 (22.41%) Skype
2 31 (13.36%) LAN
3 26 (11.21%) TCP/IP
4 25 (10.78%) DNS
4 25 (10.78%) WAN
5 23 (9.91%) VPN
6 18 (7.76%) Wireless
7 16 (6.90%) DHCP
8 15 (6.47%) Firewall
8 15 (6.47%) Internet
9 13 (5.60%) WLAN
10 9 (3.88%) Cisco IOS
10 9 (3.88%) IPsec
10 9 (3.88%) OSPF
10 9 (3.88%) SSH
10 9 (3.88%) VoIP
11 8 (3.45%) Multicast
11 8 (3.45%) SNMP
11 8 (3.45%) Telnet
11 8 (3.45%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (5.60%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2012
2 3 (1.29%) SQL Server 2016
3 2 (0.86%) MySQL
3 2 (0.86%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.43%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 8 (3.45%) JIRA
2 4 (1.72%) AdminStudio
2 4 (1.72%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.86%) GitLab
3 2 (0.86%) Vagrant
General
1 22 (9.48%) Finance
2 17 (7.33%) Law
3 11 (4.74%) Publishing
3 11 (4.74%) Telecoms
4 9 (3.88%) Banking
5 7 (3.02%) Legal
6 5 (2.16%) Retail
7 3 (1.29%) Investment Banking
8 2 (0.86%) Advertising
8 2 (0.86%) Automotive
8 2 (0.86%) Back Office
8 2 (0.86%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.43%) Billing
9 1 (0.43%) Electronics
9 1 (0.43%) Marketing
9 1 (0.43%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 39 (16.81%) Analyst
2 26 (11.21%) Support Engineer
3 23 (9.91%) Consultant
4 20 (8.62%) Support Analyst
5 19 (8.19%) Desktop Support
5 19 (8.19%) IT Support
6 18 (7.76%) Service Analyst
7 17 (7.33%) Desktop Engineer
7 17 (7.33%) Service Desk Analyst
8 16 (6.90%) Project Manager
9 15 (6.47%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 15 (6.47%) Windows Engineer
10 13 (5.60%) 3rd Line Support
10 13 (5.60%) IT Analyst
11 10 (4.31%) IT Manager
11 10 (4.31%) IT Support Analyst
11 10 (4.31%) Technical Engineer
12 9 (3.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
13 8 (3.45%) Mac Engineer
13 8 (3.45%) Rollout Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.45%) Universal Windows Platform
2 4 (1.72%) Software Packaging
3 3 (1.29%) Web Services
4 2 (0.86%) Flash
4 2 (0.86%) LDAP
4 2 (0.86%) OAuth
4 2 (0.86%) SAML
5 1 (0.43%) JSON
5 1 (0.43%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 27 (11.64%) Smartphone
2 21 (9.05%) Mobile App
3 20 (8.62%) iPhone
4 16 (6.90%) Data Centre
5 12 (5.17%) Fat Client
5 12 (5.17%) Thin Client
6 11 (4.74%) iPad
6 11 (4.74%) Management Information System
7 10 (4.31%) PKI
7 10 (4.31%) Video Conferencing
8 9 (3.88%) Blackberry
8 9 (3.88%) Handset
9 7 (3.02%) Driving Licence
9 7 (3.02%) Self-Motivation
10 6 (2.59%) Analytical Skills
10 6 (2.59%) BYOD
11 5 (2.16%) FMCG
12 4 (1.72%) PMI
13 2 (0.86%) NHS
13 2 (0.86%) Social Media
Operating Systems
1 149 (64.22%) Windows
2 97 (41.81%) Windows 10
3 72 (31.03%) Windows 7
4 43 (18.53%) Windows Server
5 38 (16.38%) Android
6 21 (9.05%) Windows Server 2008
7 19 (8.19%) Apple iOS
7 19 (8.19%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (6.90%) Windows 8
9 13 (5.60%) Mac OS
10 12 (5.17%) Windows Phone
11 10 (4.31%) Linux
12 9 (3.88%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.86%) Unix
13 2 (0.86%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
14 1 (0.43%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (0.43%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (24.57%) ITIL
2 33 (14.22%) Project Management
3 25 (10.78%) Migration
4 21 (9.05%) Problem-Solving
5 16 (6.90%) Infrastructure Engineering
6 14 (6.03%) Service Management
7 13 (5.60%) Agile Software Development
7 13 (5.60%) Kalman Filter
8 11 (4.74%) Analytics
8 11 (4.74%) Asset Management
8 11 (4.74%) Continuous Improvement
8 11 (4.74%) Decision-Making
8 11 (4.74%) Presales
8 11 (4.74%) Stakeholder Management
9 10 (4.31%) Change Management
9 10 (4.31%) Identity Management
9 10 (4.31%) Network Management
10 9 (3.88%) Information Security
10 9 (3.88%) Patch Management
10 9 (3.88%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 38 (16.38%) PowerShell
2 15 (6.47%) SQL
3 6 (2.59%) C
3 6 (2.59%) Python
4 4 (1.72%) C++
4 4 (1.72%) Java
4 4 (1.72%) VB
5 3 (1.29%) Kotlin
6 2 (0.86%) JavaScript
7 1 (0.43%) VBA
7 1 (0.43%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 28 (12.07%) Security Cleared
2 22 (9.48%) SC Cleared
3 21 (9.05%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.74%) Degree
4 11 (4.74%) MCSE
5 8 (3.45%) HP MASE
5 8 (3.45%) ITIL Certification
5 8 (3.45%) MCSA
6 6 (2.59%) CCNA
6 6 (2.59%) Cisco Certification
7 4 (1.72%) Computer Science Degree
7 4 (1.72%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 4 (1.72%) MCP
7 4 (1.72%) PMI Certification
7 4 (1.72%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
8 3 (1.29%) CISM
8 3 (1.29%) CISSP
9 2 (0.86%) A+ Certification
9 2 (0.86%) CCA
9 2 (0.86%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (4.74%) SLA
2 7 (3.02%) PMO
3 6 (2.59%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (2.16%) GDPR
5 3 (1.29%) PCI DSS
5 3 (1.29%) QA
6 2 (0.86%) COBIT
6 2 (0.86%) COSO
7 1 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
System Software
1 113 (48.71%) Active Directory
2 37 (15.95%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (6.03%) Hyper-V
4 10 (4.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 9 (3.88%) XenDesktop
6 8 (3.45%) FreeRADIUS
7 6 (2.59%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 6 (2.59%) Virtual Servers
8 5 (2.16%) Terminal Services
8 5 (2.16%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.29%) BitLocker
9 3 (1.29%) Terminal Server
9 3 (1.29%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (1.29%) vSphere
9 3 (1.29%) XenApp
10 2 (0.86%) Docker
10 2 (0.86%) Forefront TMG
10 2 (0.86%) Virtual Desktop
10 2 (0.86%) VirtualBox
10 2 (0.86%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 72 (31.03%) SCCM
2 55 (23.71%) Microsoft Intune
3 35 (15.09%) AirWatch
4 10 (4.31%) Jamf Pro
5 9 (3.88%) WSUS
6 7 (3.02%) Cisco CUCM
7 6 (2.59%) Single Sign-On
8 5 (2.16%) Norton AntiVirus
8 5 (2.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 4 (1.72%) ThinApp
10 3 (1.29%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (1.29%) SafeCom
11 2 (0.86%) Ansible
11 2 (0.86%) SCOM
11 2 (0.86%) XenMobile
12 1 (0.43%) MIIS
12 1 (0.43%) MIMEsweeper
12 1 (0.43%) Opscode Chef
12 1 (0.43%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 128 (55.17%) Microsoft
2 47 (20.26%) VMware
3 32 (13.79%) Cisco
4 24 (10.34%) Citrix
5 21 (9.05%) Apple
6 19 (8.19%) Symantec
7 15 (6.47%) HP
8 10 (4.31%) Brocade
8 10 (4.31%) MobileIron
9 9 (3.88%) Samsung
9 9 (3.88%) Sony
10 8 (3.45%) Adobe
10 8 (3.45%) Aruba
10 8 (3.45%) Fortinet
10 8 (3.45%) McAfee
10 8 (3.45%) Palo Alto
11 7 (3.02%) Xerox
12 6 (2.59%) IPFX
13 5 (2.16%) Mercator
13 5 (2.16%) Veeam