Period
to 9 December 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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 663 618 704
Rank change year-on-year -45 +86 +45
Contract jobs citing Mobile Device Management 238 271 190
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.23% 0.26% 0.18%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.26% 0.31% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 135 188 119
UK median daily rate £280 £318 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.81% -9.29% -22.22%
10th Percentile £128 £131 £150
90th Percentile £538 £531 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £300 £350
% change year-on-year +8.33% -14.29% -9.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 15 22
UK median hourly rate £26.50 £19.50 £17.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +35.90% +10.17% -21.33%
10th Percentile £20.00 £13.51 £13.55
90th Percentile £31.69 £40.00 £44.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £16.66 £18.00
% change year-on-year +59.06% -7.44% +22.64%

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 90,484 87,997 88,310
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.71% 85.90% 85.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 59,942 58,693 58,175
UK median daily rate £463 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.78% +5.88% +2.41%
10th Percentile £300 £276 £263
90th Percentile £638 £638 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +3.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,319 2,069 2,501
UK median hourly rate £22.00 £24.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -8.33% +6.67% +2.27%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.25 £11.00
90th Percentile £50.25 £49.25 £48.31
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.55 £24.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -14.38% +6.67% -

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 9 December 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 9 December 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 9 December 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 -43 225 £300 -7.69% 72
UK excluding London -50 128 £325 +8.33% 50
London -9 103 £225 -43.75% 27
South East -12 65 £341 +9.20% 14
North of England -10 25 £353 +8.46% 9
North West -9 18 £400 +35.02% 8
Midlands -23 13 £450 +50.00% 15
East of England -11 12 £158 +12.50% 3
West Midlands -29 9 £185 -30.84% 13
Scotland -18 5 £130 -26.76% 3
Wales -23 5 £200 -15.79% 2
North East -8 4 £225 -29.69%
Yorkshire -11 3 £400 -5.88% 1
South West -38 3 £463 +54.17% 4
East Midlands +7 2 £450 +143.24% 2

For the 6 months to 9 December 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.

1 155 (65.13%) Windows
2 140 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 120 (50.42%) Active Directory
4 87 (36.55%) Windows 10
5 81 (34.03%) SCCM
6 80 (33.61%) Office 365
7 66 (27.73%) ITIL
8 63 (26.47%) Microsoft Intune
8 63 (26.47%) Windows 7
9 52 (21.85%) Microsoft Office
10 51 (21.43%) Windows Server
11 44 (18.49%) Microsoft Azure
12 41 (17.23%) PowerShell
13 39 (16.39%) Migration
14 38 (15.97%) Smartphone
15 37 (15.55%) LAN
16 36 (15.13%) Android
17 33 (13.87%) VMware
17 33 (13.87%) AirWatch
18 32 (13.45%) Skype
19 31 (13.03%) WAN
20 30 (12.61%) Project Management
21 29 (12.18%) Internet
21 29 (12.18%) Cisco
21 29 (12.18%) Mobile App
22 28 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
22 28 (11.76%) Citrix
23 27 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
23 27 (11.34%) Microsoft Excel
24 26 (10.92%) 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 25 (10.50%) MS Exchange
2 17 (7.14%) Skype for Business
3 14 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2010
4 12 (5.04%) SharePoint
5 7 (2.94%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 3 (1.26%) Exchange Server 2013
7 2 (0.84%) CMS
7 2 (0.84%) IBM Notes
8 1 (0.42%) SharePoint Server
8 1 (0.42%) WordPress
Applications
1 52 (21.85%) Microsoft Office
2 27 (11.34%) Microsoft Excel
3 22 (9.24%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 14 (5.88%) MS Visio
5 4 (1.68%) Microsoft Project
6 3 (1.26%) Spreadsheet
7 2 (0.84%) Acrobat
8 1 (0.42%) Photoshop
Business Applications
1 1 (0.42%) Sage 200
1 1 (0.42%) Sage 50
1 1 (0.42%) Salesforce.com CRM
Cloud Services
1 80 (33.61%) Office 365
2 44 (18.49%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (4.62%) Azure Active Directory
4 6 (2.52%) Amazon AWS
4 6 (2.52%) Mimecast
5 5 (2.10%) G Suite
5 5 (2.10%) SaaS
6 4 (1.68%) OneDrive
7 2 (0.84%) Dropbox
7 2 (0.84%) GitHub
7 2 (0.84%) Slack
8 1 (0.42%) Cloud Computing
8 1 (0.42%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 37 (15.55%) LAN
2 32 (13.45%) Skype
3 31 (13.03%) WAN
4 29 (12.18%) Internet
5 23 (9.66%) Wireless
6 20 (8.40%) TCP/IP
7 19 (7.98%) DNS
8 17 (7.14%) VPN
9 15 (6.30%) WLAN
10 13 (5.46%) DHCP
11 12 (5.04%) Firewall
12 10 (4.20%) Cisco IOS
12 10 (4.20%) IPsec
12 10 (4.20%) OSPF
12 10 (4.20%) SSH
13 9 (3.78%) Multicast
13 9 (3.78%) SNMP
13 9 (3.78%) Telnet
13 9 (3.78%) VRRP
13 9 (3.78%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (2.52%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.84%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.42%) Firebird
Development Applications
1 9 (3.78%) JIRA
2 1 (0.42%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.42%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.42%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.42%) MSI
General
1 26 (10.92%) Finance
2 15 (6.30%) Law
3 11 (4.62%) Publishing
4 9 (3.78%) Retail
5 8 (3.36%) Banking
5 8 (3.36%) Billing
6 6 (2.52%) Legal
6 6 (2.52%) Telecoms
7 2 (0.84%) Automotive
7 2 (0.84%) Back Office
7 2 (0.84%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.84%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.42%) Advertising
8 1 (0.42%) Electronics
8 1 (0.42%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 34 (14.29%) Analyst
2 32 (13.45%) Consultant
3 26 (10.92%) Support Engineer
4 19 (7.98%) Service Analyst
5 18 (7.56%) Service Desk Analyst
6 15 (6.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 15 (6.30%) Project Manager
7 14 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
7 14 (5.88%) Support Analyst
8 13 (5.46%) Desktop Support
8 13 (5.46%) SCCM Consultant
8 13 (5.46%) Windows Consultant
9 12 (5.04%) 3rd Line Support
9 12 (5.04%) IT Support
10 11 (4.62%) Technical Engineer
11 10 (4.20%) Architect
11 10 (4.20%) Technical Consultant
11 10 (4.20%) Windows Engineer
12 9 (3.78%) IT Engineer
12 9 (3.78%) Office 365 Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (3.36%) Universal Windows Platform
2 5 (2.10%) OAuth
3 4 (1.68%) SAML
4 2 (0.84%) .NET
4 2 (0.84%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET
4 2 (0.84%) ASP.NET MVC
4 2 (0.84%) CSS
4 2 (0.84%) HTML
4 2 (0.84%) HTML5
4 2 (0.84%) JSON
4 2 (0.84%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
4 2 (0.84%) REST
4 2 (0.84%) Web Services
5 1 (0.42%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.42%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 38 (15.97%) Smartphone
2 29 (12.18%) Mobile App
3 23 (9.66%) iPhone
4 19 (7.98%) Management Information System
5 13 (5.46%) Fat Client
5 13 (5.46%) Self-Motivation
5 13 (5.46%) Thin Client
6 12 (5.04%) Analytical Skills
6 12 (5.04%) iPad
7 11 (4.62%) Handset
8 10 (4.20%) Blackberry
8 10 (4.20%) Data Centre
8 10 (4.20%) Video Conferencing
9 5 (2.10%) BYOD
9 5 (2.10%) PKI
10 4 (1.68%) Driving Licence
10 4 (1.68%) PMI
11 3 (1.26%) Cyberthreat
12 2 (0.84%) CMDB
12 2 (0.84%) Digital Signage
Operating Systems
1 155 (65.13%) Windows
2 87 (36.55%) Windows 10
3 63 (26.47%) Windows 7
4 51 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 36 (15.13%) Android
6 20 (8.40%) Apple iOS
6 20 (8.40%) Windows Server 2008
7 17 (7.14%) Windows Server 2012
8 16 (6.72%) Windows 8
9 12 (5.04%) Windows Phone
10 10 (4.20%) Mac OS
11 7 (2.94%) Linux
12 6 (2.52%) Mac OS X
13 2 (0.84%) Windows Embedded Compact
13 2 (0.84%) Windows Mobile
13 2 (0.84%) Windows XP
14 1 (0.42%) Unix
14 1 (0.42%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 66 (27.73%) ITIL
2 39 (16.39%) Migration
3 30 (12.61%) Project Management
4 18 (7.56%) Problem-Solving
5 17 (7.14%) Service Management
6 16 (6.72%) Customer Requirements
6 16 (6.72%) Identity Management
7 15 (6.30%) Decision-Making
7 15 (6.30%) Infrastructure Engineering
7 15 (6.30%) Stakeholder Management
8 14 (5.88%) Data Loss Prevention
8 14 (5.88%) Enterprise Architecture
8 14 (5.88%) Kalman Filter
9 13 (5.46%) TOGAF
10 12 (5.04%) Change Management
10 12 (5.04%) Information Security
10 12 (5.04%) Network Management
11 11 (4.62%) Service Delivery
12 10 (4.20%) Agile Software Development
12 10 (4.20%) Validation
Programming Languages
1 41 (17.23%) PowerShell
2 8 (3.36%) SQL
3 5 (2.10%) VBA
4 3 (1.26%) Python
5 2 (0.84%) C#
6 1 (0.42%) VB
6 1 (0.42%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 27 (11.34%) Microsoft Certification
2 15 (6.30%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
3 14 (5.88%) Degree
3 14 (5.88%) MCSE
4 13 (5.46%) Security Cleared
5 9 (3.78%) HP MASE
5 9 (3.78%) MCSA
5 9 (3.78%) SC Cleared
6 7 (2.94%) MCP
7 5 (2.10%) ITIL Certification
7 5 (2.10%) MCDST
8 4 (1.68%) CISA
8 4 (1.68%) CISM
8 4 (1.68%) CISSP
8 4 (1.68%) Computer Science Degree
8 4 (1.68%) PMI Certification
9 3 (1.26%) A+ Certification
9 3 (1.26%) CCNA
9 3 (1.26%) Cisco Certification
9 3 (1.26%) DBS Check
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (5.04%) PMO
2 8 (3.36%) SLA
3 5 (2.10%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (1.68%) GDPR
5 2 (0.84%) PCI DSS
5 2 (0.84%) QA
6 1 (0.42%) COBIT
6 1 (0.42%) COSO
System Software
1 120 (50.42%) Active Directory
2 28 (11.76%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (5.46%) Microsoft App-V
4 12 (5.04%) Hyper-V
5 10 (4.20%) XenDesktop
6 9 (3.78%) FreeRADIUS
7 7 (2.94%) VMware Workstation
8 6 (2.52%) Terminal Services
9 5 (2.10%) XenApp
10 3 (1.26%) Terminal Server
10 3 (1.26%) VMware ESXi
11 2 (0.84%) Virtual Desktop
11 2 (0.84%) vSphere
12 1 (0.42%) Firmware
12 1 (0.42%) Microsoft Virtual Server
12 1 (0.42%) Virtual Servers
12 1 (0.42%) VMware NSX
12 1 (0.42%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 81 (34.03%) SCCM
2 63 (26.47%) Microsoft Intune
3 33 (13.87%) AirWatch
4 7 (2.94%) Cisco CUCM
4 7 (2.94%) WSUS
5 6 (2.52%) SafeCom
5 6 (2.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.68%) CASB
6 4 (1.68%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (1.26%) MaaS360
8 2 (0.84%) CA Single Sign-On
8 2 (0.84%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (0.84%) MIMEsweeper
8 2 (0.84%) Norton AntiVirus
8 2 (0.84%) Opscode Chef
8 2 (0.84%) SCOM
8 2 (0.84%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 2 (0.84%) XenMobile
9 1 (0.42%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.42%) Puppet
Vendors
1 140 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 33 (13.87%) VMware
3 29 (12.18%) Cisco
4 28 (11.76%) Citrix
5 22 (9.24%) Apple
6 20 (8.40%) HP
7 14 (5.88%) Symantec
8 11 (4.62%) Samsung
9 10 (4.20%) Brocade
9 10 (4.20%) Mercator
9 10 (4.20%) MobileIron
10 9 (3.78%) Aruba
10 9 (3.78%) Fortinet
10 9 (3.78%) Ivanti
10 9 (3.78%) Sony
11 8 (3.36%) Palo Alto
12 7 (2.94%) Adobe
12 7 (2.94%) Xerox
13 6 (2.52%) Google
13 6 (2.52%) Wyse