The table below looks at the statistics 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 2 March 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

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
2 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LANDesk
Rank 190 184 179
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -5
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 1 14 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.019% 0.24% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.046% 0.56% 0.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 9 13
Average daily rate
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- £263 £265
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -0.94%
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £235 £333
% change year-on-year
+38.29% -29.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +52.17%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Vendors Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
2177 2522 2448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 42.41% 42.77% 42.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 1602 1732 1712
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £625 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 52 61
Average hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.50% -4.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.27 £14.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.55 £32.31 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 2 March 2015, 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 16 (84.21%) ITIL
2 12 (63.16%) Windows
3 10 (52.63%) ISO 9001
3 10 (52.63%) Banking
4 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
5 8 (42.11%) Finance
5 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
5 8 (42.11%) MSI
6 7 (36.84%) Citrix
6 7 (36.84%) C
6 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (36.84%) VMware
6 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 7 (36.84%) Release Management
6 7 (36.84%) XenDesktop
7 6 (31.58%) XenServer
7 6 (31.58%) GlassFish
7 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
7 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle RMAN
7 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
7 6 (31.58%) Oracle
7 6 (31.58%) Linux
7 6 (31.58%) JBoss
7 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
7 6 (31.58%) Tivoli
7 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
8 5 (26.32%) Cyber-Ark
9 3 (15.79%) Application Packaging
10 2 (10.53%) SCCM

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

For the 6 months to 2 March 2015, 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 6 (31.58%) WebLogic
1 6 (31.58%) JBoss
1 6 (31.58%) Tomcat
1 6 (31.58%) WebSphere
1 6 (31.58%) GlassFish
2 1 (5.26%) WorkSite
Applications
1 1 (5.26%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.26%) VoIP
1 1 (5.26%) VPN
1 1 (5.26%) Internet
1 1 (5.26%) 3G
1 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MSI
General
1 10 (52.63%) Banking
2 8 (42.11%) Finance
3 2 (10.53%) Law
4 1 (5.26%) Local Government
4 1 (5.26%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (15.79%) Applications Packager
4 2 (10.53%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Analyst
4 2 (10.53%) Applications Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support
5 1 (5.26%) IT Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Consultant
5 1 (5.26%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.26%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (5.26%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Rollout Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Application Packaging
2 1 (5.26%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.26%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.26%) Mathematics
1 1 (5.26%) CMDB
1 1 (5.26%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 12 (63.16%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Windows 7
3 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (5.26%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (84.21%) ITIL
2 7 (36.84%) Release Management
3 2 (10.53%) Process Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Management
4 1 (5.26%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) Change Control
4 1 (5.26%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (5.26%) Coaching
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) C
2 6 (31.58%) Shell Script
2 6 (31.58%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) MCP
1 1 (5.26%) MCSE
1 1 (5.26%) MCSA
1 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (5.26%) ITIL Certification
1 1 (5.26%) MOS
1 1 (5.26%) MCTS
1 1 (5.26%) MCITP
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (52.63%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Microsoft App-V
1 7 (36.84%) VMware Infrastructure
1 7 (36.84%) XenDesktop
2 6 (31.58%) Oracle RMAN
2 6 (31.58%) XenServer
3 2 (10.53%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 6 (31.58%) Tivoli
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
2 7 (36.84%) Citrix
2 7 (36.84%) VMware
3 6 (31.58%) Oracle
4 5 (26.32%) Cyber-Ark
5 1 (5.26%) Cisco
5 1 (5.26%) Altiris