Period
to 19 August 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 19 August 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
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 635 648 747
Rank change year-on-year +13 +99 -19
Contract jobs citing Mobile Device Management 264 222 174
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.26% 0.23% 0.16%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.30% 0.27% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 166 146 117
UK median daily rate £288 £303 £371
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -4.96% -18.46% +6.00%
10th Percentile £130 £110 £170
90th Percentile £500 £544 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £311 £311 £380
% change year-on-year - -18.09% +16.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 11 13
UK median hourly rate £21.50 £14.22 £29.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +51.25% -50.98% +123.08%
10th Percentile £14.75 £12.50 £17.20
90th Percentile £32.30 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.50 £14.22 £28.00
% change year-on-year +51.25% -49.23% +115.38%

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 88,125 82,523 92,097
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 86.21% 85.56% 84.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 58,129 54,070 60,770
UK median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +6.25%
10th Percentile £300 £275 £263
90th Percentile £638 £625 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £400
% change year-on-year +6.25% - +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2,375 2,085 2,305
UK median hourly rate £21.00 £25.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.00% +6.38% +9.05%
10th Percentile £11.18 £11.42 £11.25
90th Percentile £50.00 £50.25 £47.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £25.00 £24.00
% change year-on-year -20.00% +4.17% +10.91%

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 19 August 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 19 August 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 19 August 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 +6 245 £288 -7.26% 36
UK excluding London -20 151 £311 - 32
London +3 96 £200 - 8
South East -5 66 £320 -1.54% 7
Midlands -7 27 £463 +131.25% 7
North of England -18 26 £330 -12.00% 7
West Midlands -17 21 £475 +137.50% 5
North West -1 19 £330 +5.60% 4
Scotland -40 10 £231 +101.09% 1
East of England -7 9 £144 +10.77% 4
South West -22 6 £130 -60.00% 3
North East -6 5 £270 -6.90%
East Midlands -4 4 £275 +25.00% 2
Northern Ireland - 4 £650 -
Channel Islands - 3 £408 -
Yorkshire -13 2 £390 -8.24% 3

For the 6 months to 19 August 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.

1 186 (70.45%) Windows
2 151 (57.20%) Microsoft
3 145 (54.92%) Active Directory
4 103 (39.02%) Office 365
5 98 (37.12%) Windows 10
6 96 (36.36%) SCCM
7 85 (32.20%) Microsoft Intune
8 69 (26.14%) Windows 7
9 68 (25.76%) Windows Server
10 63 (23.86%) ITIL
11 59 (22.35%) Microsoft Office
12 51 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
13 46 (17.42%) Migration
14 39 (14.77%) Finance
14 39 (14.77%) Apple iOS
15 38 (14.39%) DNS
16 37 (14.02%) VMware
17 36 (13.64%) Apple
17 36 (13.64%) Android
18 35 (13.26%) Smartphone
19 33 (12.50%) PowerShell
20 32 (12.12%) Windows 8
21 28 (10.61%) Microsoft App-V
22 27 (10.23%) HP
22 27 (10.23%) DHCP
22 27 (10.23%) AirWatch
22 27 (10.23%) GDPR
23 26 (9.85%) Mobile App
24 24 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
24 24 (9.09%) Skype

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 (8.33%) Skype for Business
2 20 (7.58%) MS Exchange
3 12 (4.55%) Exchange Server 2010
4 9 (3.41%) SharePoint
5 3 (1.14%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2013
6 1 (0.38%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.38%) Oracle SOA Suite
Applications
1 59 (22.35%) Microsoft Office
2 18 (6.82%) Microsoft Excel
3 17 (6.44%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (2.27%) MS Visio
5 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Project
6 2 (0.76%) AutoCAD
6 2 (0.76%) Spreadsheet
7 1 (0.38%) Adobe Creative Suite
Cloud Services
1 103 (39.02%) Office 365
2 51 (19.32%) Microsoft Azure
3 20 (7.58%) Amazon AWS
4 12 (4.55%) Azure Active Directory
5 8 (3.03%) Mimecast
6 7 (2.65%) SaaS
7 6 (2.27%) OneDrive
8 5 (1.89%) G Suite
9 3 (1.14%) Dropbox
9 3 (1.14%) GitHub
10 1 (0.38%) Cloud Computing
10 1 (0.38%) Dynamics 365
10 1 (0.38%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 38 (14.39%) DNS
2 27 (10.23%) DHCP
3 24 (9.09%) Skype
3 24 (9.09%) WAN
4 23 (8.71%) LAN
5 22 (8.33%) Internet
6 18 (6.82%) Remote Desktop
7 15 (5.68%) TCP/IP
8 12 (4.55%) Wireless
9 10 (3.79%) VPN
10 8 (3.03%) SMTP
11 7 (2.65%) Firewall
12 4 (1.52%) Intranet
12 4 (1.52%) Kerberos
13 3 (1.14%) HTTPS
13 3 (1.14%) SAN
13 3 (1.14%) Wi-Fi
14 2 (0.76%) MPLS
14 2 (0.76%) NetScaler
14 2 (0.76%) Unified Communications
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (5.68%) Amazon RDS
2 7 (2.65%) SQL Server
3 3 (1.14%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.38%) Oracle Database
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.38%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 3 (1.14%) JIRA
2 1 (0.38%) AdminStudio
2 1 (0.38%) Git (software)
2 1 (0.38%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.38%) Maven
2 1 (0.38%) MSI
2 1 (0.38%) SoapUI
General
1 39 (14.77%) Finance
2 11 (4.17%) Billing
3 10 (3.79%) Retail
4 8 (3.03%) Law
5 4 (1.52%) Legal
5 4 (1.52%) Publishing
5 4 (1.52%) Telecoms
6 2 (0.76%) Banking
7 1 (0.38%) Financial Institution
7 1 (0.38%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 43 (16.29%) Support Engineer
2 35 (13.26%) Consultant
3 30 (11.36%) 2nd Line Support
4 29 (10.98%) Analyst
5 24 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 24 (9.09%) Windows Engineer
6 23 (8.71%) Architect
7 20 (7.58%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 20 (7.58%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 18 (6.82%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 18 (6.82%) Service Analyst
9 15 (5.68%) Desktop Engineer
9 15 (5.68%) Service Desk Analyst
9 15 (5.68%) Systems Engineer
9 15 (5.68%) Windows Consultant
10 14 (5.30%) Office 365 Engineer
11 13 (4.92%) Mobility Engineer
12 12 (4.55%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 12 (4.55%) Active Directory Engineer
12 12 (4.55%) Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (6.06%) Web Services
2 4 (1.52%) CSS
2 4 (1.52%) HTML
2 4 (1.52%) OAuth
2 4 (1.52%) REST
3 3 (1.14%) .NET
3 3 (1.14%) ASP.NET
3 3 (1.14%) ASP.NET MVC
3 3 (1.14%) HTML5
3 3 (1.14%) LDAP
3 3 (1.14%) Microsoft Enterprise Library
3 3 (1.14%) SAML
4 2 (0.76%) .NET Framework
4 2 (0.76%) JSON
5 1 (0.38%) Angular 2
5 1 (0.38%) AngularJS
5 1 (0.38%) DWR
5 1 (0.38%) jQuery
5 1 (0.38%) RESTful
5 1 (0.38%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 35 (13.26%) Smartphone
2 26 (9.85%) Mobile App
3 17 (6.44%) Management Information System
4 15 (5.68%) Analytical Skills
4 15 (5.68%) Self-Motivation
5 14 (5.30%) Blackberry
6 13 (4.92%) iPhone
7 10 (3.79%) Data Centre
8 9 (3.41%) Handset
8 9 (3.41%) PKI
9 7 (2.65%) Microsoft Licensing
9 7 (2.65%) Video Conferencing
10 5 (1.89%) Fat Client
10 5 (1.89%) iPad
10 5 (1.89%) Thin Client
11 4 (1.52%) Computer Science
12 3 (1.14%) Cyberthreat
13 2 (0.76%) Digital Signage
13 2 (0.76%) Mobile Banking
13 2 (0.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 186 (70.45%) Windows
2 98 (37.12%) Windows 10
3 69 (26.14%) Windows 7
4 68 (25.76%) Windows Server
5 39 (14.77%) Apple iOS
6 36 (13.64%) Android
7 32 (12.12%) Windows 8
8 23 (8.71%) Windows Server 2012
9 22 (8.33%) Mac OS
10 16 (6.06%) Windows Server 2008
11 9 (3.41%) Windows Phone
12 4 (1.52%) Linux
12 4 (1.52%) Windows Server 2003
13 3 (1.14%) Windows Phone 8
14 2 (0.76%) Mac OS X
14 2 (0.76%) Windows Embedded Compact
14 2 (0.76%) Windows Mobile
14 2 (0.76%) Windows XP
15 1 (0.38%) HPUX
Processes & Methodologies
1 63 (23.86%) ITIL
2 46 (17.42%) Migration
3 24 (9.09%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 22 (8.33%) Application Packaging
5 18 (6.82%) Data Protection
6 16 (6.06%) Service Management
7 15 (5.68%) Information Security
7 15 (5.68%) Problem-Solving
8 14 (5.30%) Customer Requirements
8 14 (5.30%) User Acceptance Testing
9 13 (4.92%) Identity Management
9 13 (4.92%) Problem Management
10 12 (4.55%) Deployment Automation
11 11 (4.17%) Asset Management
11 11 (4.17%) Runbook
12 10 (3.79%) Project Management
12 10 (3.79%) Service Delivery
13 9 (3.41%) Change Management
13 9 (3.41%) ITIL V3
13 9 (3.41%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 33 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 11 (4.17%) SQL
3 4 (1.52%) VBA
4 3 (1.14%) C#
5 2 (0.76%) Java
6 1 (0.38%) C
6 1 (0.38%) ES6
6 1 (0.38%) ES7
6 1 (0.38%) JavaScript
6 1 (0.38%) Python
6 1 (0.38%) Scala
6 1 (0.38%) VB
Qualifications
1 22 (8.33%) Microsoft Certification
2 20 (7.58%) Security Cleared
3 19 (7.20%) SC Cleared
4 17 (6.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 16 (6.06%) MCSE
6 13 (4.92%) Degree
7 7 (2.65%) DBS Check
8 6 (2.27%) MCP
9 5 (1.89%) A+ Certification
9 5 (1.89%) MCITP
10 4 (1.52%) CISA
10 4 (1.52%) CISM
10 4 (1.52%) CISSP
10 4 (1.52%) MCDST
10 4 (1.52%) MCSA
11 3 (1.14%) CRISC
11 3 (1.14%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.76%) ITIL Certification
13 1 (0.38%) PMP
13 1 (0.38%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 27 (10.23%) GDPR
2 5 (1.89%) PMO
3 4 (1.52%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (1.14%) SLA
5 1 (0.38%) COBIT
5 1 (0.38%) COSO
System Software
1 145 (54.92%) Active Directory
2 28 (10.61%) Microsoft App-V
3 24 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (4.92%) Hyper-V
5 8 (3.03%) Virtual Desktop
6 6 (2.27%) VMware Workstation
7 5 (1.89%) Terminal Services
7 5 (1.89%) XenApp
8 4 (1.52%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (1.14%) BitLocker
9 3 (1.14%) Virtual Machines
10 2 (0.76%) vSphere
10 2 (0.76%) XenDesktop
11 1 (0.38%) FreeRADIUS
11 1 (0.38%) NFS
Systems Management
1 96 (36.36%) SCCM
2 85 (32.20%) Microsoft Intune
3 27 (10.23%) AirWatch
4 8 (3.03%) WSUS
4 8 (3.03%) XenMobile
5 5 (1.89%) CASB
5 5 (1.89%) SafeCom
5 5 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (1.52%) Single Sign-On
7 3 (1.14%) CA Single Sign-On
7 3 (1.14%) MaaS360
7 3 (1.14%) Norton AntiVirus
7 3 (1.14%) SAP Afaria
8 2 (0.76%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
9 1 (0.38%) Ansible
9 1 (0.38%) Jamf Pro
9 1 (0.38%) McAfee ePO
9 1 (0.38%) Opscode Chef
9 1 (0.38%) PingFederate
9 1 (0.38%) SCOM
Vendors
1 151 (57.20%) Microsoft
2 37 (14.02%) VMware
3 36 (13.64%) Apple
4 27 (10.23%) HP
5 24 (9.09%) MobileIron
6 22 (8.33%) Citrix
7 15 (5.68%) Cisco
8 13 (4.92%) Ivanti
9 12 (4.55%) Google
10 10 (3.79%) Symantec
11 8 (3.03%) Samsung
12 6 (2.27%) Adobe
12 6 (2.27%) Forcepoint
13 5 (1.89%) Mercator
13 5 (1.89%) Wyse
14 4 (1.52%) Oracle
15 3 (1.14%) IBM
15 3 (1.14%) Motorola
15 3 (1.14%) NetApp
15 3 (1.14%) SAP