The table below looks at the statistics 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 November 2014 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
24 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 532 470 511
Rank change year-on-year
-62 +41
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 53 91 44
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.19% 0.092%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.42% 0.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 44 14
Average daily rate
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£300 £263 £199
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +32.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £163 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £155 £300 £275
% change year-on-year
-48.33% +9.09%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 12 10
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.63 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.82% -17.60%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £12.10 £15.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.50 £19.85 £20.37
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -12.67%
LANDesk
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23287 21914 22681
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 44.69% 46.10% 47.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14000 12757 12076
Average daily rate £388 £393 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.27% +1.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+1.42% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1168 1107 1270
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.15 £17.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.02% -5.40%

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 November 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 November 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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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 -7 31 £300 +14.28% 8
South East -33 10 £150 -55.55% 4
East of England -13 6 £290 +75.75%
South West -35 3 £150 -50.00%
East Midlands +1 2 - - 3
West Midlands -16 1 - - 1
North West - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 3
LANDesk
UK

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 67 (60.91%) Windows
2 58 (52.73%) ITIL
3 52 (47.27%) Microsoft
4 33 (30.00%) VMware
5 32 (29.09%) Active Directory
5 32 (29.09%) Windows 7
6 31 (28.18%) Citrix
7 28 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
8 27 (24.55%) Banking
9 24 (21.82%) Oracle
10 23 (20.91%) ISO 9001
11 22 (20.00%) MS Office
11 22 (20.00%) Linux
12 20 (18.18%) PowerShell
12 20 (18.18%) C
13 19 (17.27%) WebLogic
13 19 (17.27%) JBoss
13 19 (17.27%) Tomcat
13 19 (17.27%) Tivoli
13 19 (17.27%) Shell Script
13 19 (17.27%) Oracle RMAN
13 19 (17.27%) WebSphere
13 19 (17.27%) Release Management
13 19 (17.27%) GlassFish
13 19 (17.27%) XenServer
14 18 (16.36%) MS Excel
15 17 (15.45%) Blackberry
16 15 (13.64%) Finance
17 13 (11.82%) Service Management
17 13 (11.82%) Service Delivery

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 November 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 19 (17.27%) WebLogic
1 19 (17.27%) JBoss
1 19 (17.27%) Tomcat
1 19 (17.27%) WebSphere
1 19 (17.27%) GlassFish
2 11 (10.00%) MS Exchange
3 4 (3.64%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 4 (3.64%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.64%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.73%) CMS
5 2 (1.82%) IBM Notes
5 2 (1.82%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (1.82%) Lync
6 1 (0.91%) WorkSite
6 1 (0.91%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 22 (20.00%) MS Office
2 18 (16.36%) MS Excel
3 9 (8.18%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.55%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.55%) MS Project
5 3 (2.73%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.91%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 6 (5.45%) VPN
1 6 (5.45%) DNS
1 6 (5.45%) SAN
1 6 (5.45%) DHCP
2 5 (4.55%) LAN
3 4 (3.64%) Firewall
3 4 (3.64%) TCP/IP
4 3 (2.73%) Internet
5 2 (1.82%) 3G
5 2 (1.82%) Wireless
5 2 (1.82%) WAN
5 2 (1.82%) NAS
6 1 (0.91%) OpenVPN
6 1 (0.91%) Cisco Nexus
6 1 (0.91%) SMTP
6 1 (0.91%) VoIP
6 1 (0.91%) Intranet
6 1 (0.91%) IPsec
6 1 (0.91%) SSH
6 1 (0.91%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.82%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.73%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.91%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (8.18%) MSI
2 1 (0.91%) Subversion
General
1 27 (24.55%) Banking
2 15 (13.64%) Finance
3 5 (4.55%) Law
4 3 (2.73%) Back Office
5 2 (1.82%) Retail
6 1 (0.91%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.91%) Legal
6 1 (0.91%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 42 (38.18%) Analyst
2 30 (27.27%) Service Analyst
3 22 (20.00%) Administrator
3 22 (20.00%) Service Desk Analyst
4 10 (9.09%) Support Analyst
4 10 (9.09%) Linux Administrator
4 10 (9.09%) Desktop Support
5 9 (8.18%) 2nd Line Support
5 9 (8.18%) Support Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) Applications Packager
6 5 (4.55%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 5 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) Desktop Engineer
6 5 (4.55%) Desktop Analyst
7 4 (3.64%) Metrics Analyst
7 4 (3.64%) Service Improvement Analyst
8 3 (2.73%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 3 (2.73%) Help Desk Analyst
8 3 (2.73%) 1st Line Support
8 3 (2.73%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.36%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 17 (15.45%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.64%) NHS
2 4 (3.64%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.73%) iPhone
4 2 (1.82%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.82%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.82%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.82%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.91%) Replication
5 1 (0.91%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.91%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.91%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.91%) CMDB
5 1 (0.91%) iPad
5 1 (0.91%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 67 (60.91%) Windows
2 32 (29.09%) Windows 7
3 22 (20.00%) Linux
4 12 (10.91%) Windows XP
5 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (7.27%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (7.27%) Windows 8
6 6 (5.45%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (4.55%) Apple iOS
8 4 (3.64%) UNIX
9 3 (2.73%) Android
9 3 (2.73%) Mac OS X
9 3 (2.73%) Mac OS
10 1 (0.91%) Windows 2000 Server
10 1 (0.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (0.91%) AIX
10 1 (0.91%) Solaris
10 1 (0.91%) Ubuntu
10 1 (0.91%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (52.73%) ITIL
2 19 (17.27%) Release Management
3 13 (11.82%) Service Management
3 13 (11.82%) Service Delivery
4 8 (7.27%) Service Desk Management
5 5 (4.55%) Document Management
5 5 (4.55%) Incident Management
6 4 (3.64%) Migration
7 3 (2.73%) Practice Management
7 3 (2.73%) Coaching
8 2 (1.82%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (1.82%) Software Licensing
8 2 (1.82%) Time Management
8 2 (1.82%) Data Migration
8 2 (1.82%) Change Control
8 2 (1.82%) ITSM
8 2 (1.82%) Asset Management
8 2 (1.82%) Business Development
8 2 (1.82%) Process Management
9 1 (0.91%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 20 (18.18%) C
1 20 (18.18%) PowerShell
2 19 (17.27%) Shell Script
3 2 (1.82%) SQL
3 2 (1.82%) VB
Qualifications
1 10 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.36%) MCP
3 5 (4.55%) MCSE
4 4 (3.64%) Degree
5 3 (2.73%) MCDST
5 3 (2.73%) Security Cleared
5 3 (2.73%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.82%) MOS
6 2 (1.82%) A+ Certification
6 2 (1.82%) MCSA
6 2 (1.82%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.82%) MCTS
6 2 (1.82%) MCITP
6 2 (1.82%) SC Cleared
7 1 (0.91%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.91%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.91%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (20.91%) ISO 9001
2 9 (8.18%) SLA
3 1 (0.91%) COBIT
3 1 (0.91%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 32 (29.09%) Active Directory
2 28 (25.45%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (17.27%) Oracle RMAN
3 19 (17.27%) XenServer
4 8 (7.27%) XenDesktop
4 8 (7.27%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (1.82%) vSphere
6 1 (0.91%) OpenSSH
6 1 (0.91%) Squid
6 1 (0.91%) Hyper-V
6 1 (0.91%) XenApp
6 1 (0.91%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.91%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.91%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 19 (17.27%) Tivoli
2 9 (8.18%) SCCM
3 3 (2.73%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.82%) Sysprep
4 2 (1.82%) DameWare
4 2 (1.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.91%) AppManager
5 1 (0.91%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.91%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.91%) Backup Exec
5 1 (0.91%) SCOM
5 1 (0.91%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 52 (47.27%) Microsoft
2 33 (30.00%) VMware
3 31 (28.18%) Citrix
4 24 (21.82%) Oracle
5 11 (10.00%) Cisco
6 8 (7.27%) HP
7 7 (6.36%) McAfee
8 6 (5.45%) Dell
8 6 (5.45%) Cyber-Ark
9 5 (4.55%) Wyse
9 5 (4.55%) Open Text
9 5 (4.55%) Altiris
10 4 (3.64%) Apple
10 4 (3.64%) Adobe
11 3 (2.73%) Symantec
11 3 (2.73%) Google
11 3 (2.73%) AppSense
12 2 (1.82%) Mitel
12 2 (1.82%) Sophos
12 2 (1.82%) EMC
Basingstoke, Hampshire
Stott & May
Rate: Unspecified Competitive Rate
Posted: 2 hours ago
West London
Vadis People
Rate: circ £175 per day
Posted: 2 days ago
City, London
Randstad Technologies
Rate: £350 - £400 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 18 days ago