The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of LANDesk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LANDesk over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Bedfordshire region.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within LANDesk Software, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 51 26 34
Rank change year-on-year
-25 +8
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 1 4 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 0.20% 1.68% 2.96%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 3.81% 5.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 3 4
Average daily rate
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- £350 £358
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -2.09%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £250 £334
% change year-on-year
+30.00% -25.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+14.81% -10.00%
Vendors Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
208 105 173
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 40.70% 44.12% 56.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 137 51 99
Average daily rate £350 £325 £335
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -2.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £225 £255
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £438 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 1 10
Average hourly rate £25.50 £22.50 £31.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% -28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £22.50 £10.38
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £22.50 £160.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
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East of England

LANDesk
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LANDesk across the Bedfordshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

LANDesk Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

LANDesk
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LANDesk across the Bedfordshire region.

LANDesk Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

LANDesk
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LANDesk across the Bedfordshire region.

LANDesk Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

LANDesk
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LANDesk within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2014. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
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LANDesk
East of England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing LANDesk also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LANDesk.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
1 5 (100.00%) iPhone
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 4 (80.00%) A+ Certification
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 1 (20.00%) SCOM
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (20.00%) XenMobile
4 1 (20.00%) Migration
4 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (20.00%) XenApp
4 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (20.00%) SQL
4 1 (20.00%) IBM
4 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
4 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
4 1 (20.00%) DHCP

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing LANDesk also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited LANDesk. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (20.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) DHCP
1 1 (20.00%) VPN
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Service Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) Analyst
1 3 (60.00%) 1st Line Support
1 3 (60.00%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
Miscellaneous
1 5 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 5 (100.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 2000 Server
2 1 (20.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Incident Management
2 4 (80.00%) ITIL
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) A+ Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
2 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
System Software
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 1 (20.00%) XenApp
1 1 (20.00%) XenDesktop
1 1 (20.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
2 1 (20.00%) SCOM
2 1 (20.00%) XenMobile
2 1 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli
2 1 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Cisco
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) McAfee
2 1 (20.00%) IBM
2 1 (20.00%) CheckPoint
2 1 (20.00%) Dell
2 1 (20.00%) Citrix