The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of LANDesk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LANDesk over the 3 months to 24 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 England 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 513 481 472
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -9
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 51 67 98
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.14% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.31% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 31 25
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £315
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -20.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £130 £158
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £360 £388
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £250 £338
% change year-on-year
-5.00% -25.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 12 13
Average hourly rate £17.00 £14.88 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% -25.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.10 £11.70 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.00 £25.00 £32.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £13.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+12.72% -21.42%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22413 21771 24524
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.39% 46.85% 46.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 12736 12141 12866
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1018 1120 1281
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
LANDesk
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LANDesk
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

LANDesk Jobs Demand Trend in England

LANDesk
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

LANDesk Daily Rate Trend in England

LANDesk
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LANDesk across the England region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

LANDesk Daily Rate Histogram in England

LANDesk
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

LANDesk Hourly Rate Trend in England

LANDesk
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LANDesk within the England region over the 3 months to 24 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
London +11 33 £300 - 8
South East -21 7 £238 - 6
South West - 4 £145 - 2
East Midlands +1 2 - - 1
West Midlands -13 2 £325 +18.18% 1
Yorkshire +1 1 - - 1
North West -7 1 - - 1
East of England -29 1 - -
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LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 76 (74.51%) Windows
2 46 (45.10%) Microsoft
3 41 (40.20%) Windows 7
4 40 (39.22%) Active Directory
5 37 (36.27%) ITIL
6 28 (27.45%) MS Office
6 28 (27.45%) Windows XP
6 28 (27.45%) VMware
7 27 (26.47%) Citrix
8 23 (22.55%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (17.65%) MS Excel
10 17 (16.67%) Cisco
10 17 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
11 16 (15.69%) Banking
11 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
11 16 (15.69%) Windows 8
12 15 (14.71%) PowerShell
12 15 (14.71%) SCCM
12 15 (14.71%) MS Exchange
12 15 (14.71%) Linux
12 15 (14.71%) Oracle
13 14 (13.73%) Release Management
14 13 (12.75%) ISO 9001
14 13 (12.75%) Tivoli
15 12 (11.76%) Shell Script
15 12 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
15 12 (11.76%) Finance
15 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
15 12 (11.76%) WebLogic
15 12 (11.76%) C

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 15 (14.71%) MS Exchange
2 12 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 12 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 12 (11.76%) GlassFish
2 12 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.90%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (3.92%) SharePoint
5 3 (2.94%) Lync
5 3 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2003
6 2 (1.96%) IIS
6 2 (1.96%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 28 (27.45%) MS Office
2 18 (17.65%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (0.98%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (1.96%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (10.78%) LAN
2 8 (7.84%) Firewall
3 7 (6.86%) SAN
4 6 (5.88%) VPN
4 6 (5.88%) WAN
5 5 (4.90%) Wireless
5 5 (4.90%) DNS
5 5 (4.90%) TCP/IP
6 4 (3.92%) DHCP
7 3 (2.94%) VoIP
8 2 (1.96%) NAS
8 2 (1.96%) 3G
9 1 (0.98%) BGP
9 1 (0.98%) OSPF
9 1 (0.98%) IPsec
9 1 (0.98%) DMZ
9 1 (0.98%) Intranet
9 1 (0.98%) Internet
9 1 (0.98%) Ethernet
9 1 (0.98%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.76%) SQL Server
2 2 (1.96%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 7 (6.86%) MSI
2 1 (0.98%) Team Foundation Server
2 1 (0.98%) Subversion
General
1 16 (15.69%) Banking
2 12 (11.76%) Finance
3 4 (3.92%) Local Government
4 3 (2.94%) Advertising
4 3 (2.94%) Retail
5 1 (0.98%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.98%) Law
5 1 (0.98%) Back Office
5 1 (0.98%) German Language
Job Titles
1 23 (22.55%) Analyst
2 16 (15.69%) Support Engineer
3 15 (14.71%) Administrator
4 11 (10.78%) Service Analyst
4 11 (10.78%) Desktop Support
5 9 (8.82%) Desktop Engineer
5 9 (8.82%) Service Desk Analyst
6 8 (7.84%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.86%) Architect
7 7 (6.86%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Server Engineer
8 6 (5.88%) Applications Packager
9 5 (4.90%) Linux Administrator
10 4 (3.92%) IT Support
10 4 (3.92%) 2nd Line Support
10 4 (3.92%) Migration Engineer
10 4 (3.92%) Help Desk Analyst
10 4 (3.92%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (3.92%) 3rd Line Support
11 3 (2.94%) Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.96%) Application Packaging
1 2 (1.96%) .NET
1 2 (1.96%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.82%) Blackberry
2 8 (7.84%) iPhone
3 4 (3.92%) CMDB
3 4 (3.92%) NHS
4 2 (1.96%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.96%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.96%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.96%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.96%) Replication
5 1 (0.98%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.98%) iPad
5 1 (0.98%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 76 (74.51%) Windows
2 41 (40.20%) Windows 7
3 28 (27.45%) Windows XP
4 17 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 16 (15.69%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (15.69%) Windows 8
6 15 (14.71%) Linux
7 8 (7.84%) Windows Server 2012
8 6 (5.88%) UNIX
9 2 (1.96%) Mac OS X Server
9 2 (1.96%) AIX
9 2 (1.96%) Solaris
9 2 (1.96%) Mac OS X
10 1 (0.98%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.98%) VMS
10 1 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.98%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.98%) Android
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (36.27%) ITIL
2 14 (13.73%) Release Management
3 11 (10.78%) Migration
3 11 (10.78%) Service Management
4 9 (8.82%) Service Delivery
4 9 (8.82%) ITSM
5 7 (6.86%) Incident Management
6 6 (5.88%) Service Desk Management
7 5 (4.90%) User Acceptance Testing
7 5 (4.90%) Data Migration
8 4 (3.92%) Integration Testing
8 4 (3.92%) Problem Management
8 4 (3.92%) Functional Testing
8 4 (3.92%) Project Management
9 3 (2.94%) Configuration Management
9 3 (2.94%) Disaster Recovery
9 3 (2.94%) Performance Monitoring
10 2 (1.96%) Document Management
10 2 (1.96%) Software Distribution
10 2 (1.96%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 15 (14.71%) PowerShell
2 12 (11.76%) Shell Script
2 12 (11.76%) C
3 5 (4.90%) SQL
4 3 (2.94%) VB
5 2 (1.96%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (6.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.92%) Degree
2 4 (3.92%) A+ Certification
2 4 (3.92%) MCSE
3 3 (2.94%) MCITP
4 2 (1.96%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (1.96%) MCP
5 1 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
5 1 (0.98%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (0.98%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.98%) MCTS
5 1 (0.98%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (12.75%) ISO 9001
2 11 (10.78%) SLA
3 5 (4.90%) QA
System Software
1 40 (39.22%) Active Directory
2 23 (22.55%) VMware Infrastructure
3 12 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 12 (11.76%) XenServer
4 6 (5.88%) XenApp
4 6 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (4.90%) vSphere
6 4 (3.92%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.94%) ISA Server
8 2 (1.96%) Hyper-V
9 1 (0.98%) VMware Workstation
9 1 (0.98%) Terminal Services
9 1 (0.98%) OpenSSH
9 1 (0.98%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 15 (14.71%) SCCM
2 13 (12.75%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.92%) McAfee ePO
4 3 (2.94%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.94%) SCOM
5 2 (1.96%) Sysprep
5 2 (1.96%) DameWare
5 2 (1.96%) AppManager
6 1 (0.98%) Tivoli Storage Manager
6 1 (0.98%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (0.98%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.98%) XenMobile
6 1 (0.98%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 46 (45.10%) Microsoft
2 28 (27.45%) VMware
3 27 (26.47%) Citrix
4 17 (16.67%) Cisco
5 15 (14.71%) Oracle
6 12 (11.76%) JBoss
7 11 (10.78%) Dell
8 10 (9.80%) HP
9 8 (7.84%) McAfee
10 7 (6.86%) Altiris
11 5 (4.90%) CA
12 4 (3.92%) SolarWinds
13 3 (2.94%) AppSense
13 3 (2.94%) 3PAR
14 2 (1.96%) Aruba
14 2 (1.96%) SAP
14 2 (1.96%) Compaq
14 2 (1.96%) EMC
14 2 (1.96%) Intel
14 2 (1.96%) NetApp
City of London
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £300.00 - £450 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
East Midlands
Progressive Recruitment
Rate: competitive
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Deerfoot IT Resources Ltd
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
Chester
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £11.33 - £13.50 per hour
Posted: 8 days ago
Wiltshire
Capita - ITIN
Rate: US$150.00 per day
Posted: 12 days ago
Southampton
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: £180.00 - £200.00 per day
Posted: 14 days ago
East London
Mint Recruitment Solutions
Rate: £250 - £300 per day
Posted: 20 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £250 - £350 per day
Posted: 20 days ago