The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of LANDesk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LANDesk over the 3 months to 28 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 City of London 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
28 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 185 205 214
Rank change year-on-year
+20 +9
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 18 8 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.31% 0.11% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.69% 0.24% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 5 3
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +20.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £250 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 1
Average hourly rate - £70.00 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +418.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+12.72% -8.33%
Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2606 3268 3375
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 44.55% 45.95% 43.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 1814 2279 2325
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 117 95
Average hourly rate £21.75 £22.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.78
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.50 £54.00 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
LANDesk
London

LANDesk
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

LANDesk Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

LANDesk
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

LANDesk Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

LANDesk
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

LANDesk Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
3 16 (64.00%) Citrix
3 16 (64.00%) VMware
4 15 (60.00%) Banking
4 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 14 (56.00%) PowerShell
5 14 (56.00%) ITIL
6 13 (52.00%) Linux
6 13 (52.00%) ISO 9001
7 12 (48.00%) JBoss
7 12 (48.00%) Tomcat
7 12 (48.00%) WebLogic
7 12 (48.00%) C
7 12 (48.00%) Oracle
7 12 (48.00%) Oracle RMAN
7 12 (48.00%) Shell Script
7 12 (48.00%) Tivoli
7 12 (48.00%) XenServer
7 12 (48.00%) WebSphere
7 12 (48.00%) Release Management
7 12 (48.00%) GlassFish
8 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
9 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
10 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
11 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 3 (12.00%) Project Management
12 3 (12.00%) MS Office
12 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
12 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London 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 12 (48.00%) WebLogic
1 12 (48.00%) Tomcat
1 12 (48.00%) WebSphere
1 12 (48.00%) GlassFish
2 3 (12.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (4.00%) SharePoint
3 1 (4.00%) Lync
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (12.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (8.00%) SAN
2 1 (4.00%) Firewall
2 1 (4.00%) NAS
2 1 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 1 (4.00%) LAN
2 1 (4.00%) WAN
2 1 (4.00%) VPN
2 1 (4.00%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (28.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (8.00%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 2 (8.00%) MSI
General
1 15 (60.00%) Banking
2 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 12 (48.00%) Administrator
2 4 (16.00%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (12.00%) Applications Packager
3 3 (12.00%) Architect
4 2 (8.00%) Project Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Support Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) Service Desk Team Leader
5 1 (4.00%) IT Support
5 1 (4.00%) Data Centre Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Data Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
5 1 (4.00%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (12.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (4.00%) Replication
1 1 (4.00%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 18 (72.00%) Windows
2 13 (52.00%) Linux
3 5 (20.00%) Windows 7
4 4 (16.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) Windows XP
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (4.00%) Android
6 1 (4.00%) UNIX
6 1 (4.00%) AIX
6 1 (4.00%) Solaris
6 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 14 (56.00%) ITIL
2 12 (48.00%) Release Management
3 3 (12.00%) Project Management
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) ITSM
4 2 (8.00%) Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Asset Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Fault Management
5 1 (4.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (4.00%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.00%) Software Distribution
5 1 (4.00%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (4.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 14 (56.00%) PowerShell
2 12 (48.00%) Shell Script
2 12 (48.00%) C
3 2 (8.00%) VBScript
4 1 (4.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 2 (8.00%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (52.00%) ISO 9001
2 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (60.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 12 (48.00%) XenServer
2 12 (48.00%) Oracle RMAN
3 8 (32.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (8.00%) XenDesktop
5 1 (4.00%) ISA Server
5 1 (4.00%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 12 (48.00%) Tivoli
2 2 (8.00%) SCCM
3 1 (4.00%) Cisco Prime
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 17 (68.00%) Microsoft
2 16 (64.00%) Citrix
2 16 (64.00%) VMware
3 12 (48.00%) Oracle
3 12 (48.00%) JBoss
4 2 (8.00%) Cisco
4 2 (8.00%) Altiris
5 1 (4.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (4.00%) 3PAR
5 1 (4.00%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (4.00%) AppSense
5 1 (4.00%) CA
5 1 (4.00%) CommVault
5 1 (4.00%) NetApp
5 1 (4.00%) Symantec
5 1 (4.00%) Sophos
5 1 (4.00%) HP
5 1 (4.00%) Dell
5 1 (4.00%) EMC
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 3 days ago
City, London
Benedict Cole Limited
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 5 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 25 days ago