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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 538 471 491
Rank change year-on-year
-67 +20
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 51 88 43
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.10% 0.19% 0.095%
As % of the Vendors category 0.22% 0.40% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 44 18
Average daily rate
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£338 £263 £246
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% +6.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £163 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £485 £338
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £235 £329
% change year-on-year
+38.29% -28.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 9 7
Average hourly rate £15.50 £15.25 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.63% -15.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £11.60 £16.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.46 £18.80 £24.20
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £14.75 £18.00
% change year-on-year
-15.25% -18.05%
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
22961 21811 21448
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.52% 46.18% 47.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 13942 12692 11463
Average daily rate £388 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.64% +4.00%
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 £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1096 1036 1320
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.08 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -10.52%

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 19 December 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 19 December 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 -15 26 £388 +47.61% 6
South East -17 8 £350 +16.66% 2
South West -23 7 £225 -24.05% 1
East of England -16 6 £400 +142.42% 1
West Midlands -16 2 £325 +112.76% 3
North West - 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - -
East Midlands - - - - 3
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LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 66 (55.46%) Windows
2 56 (47.06%) ITIL
3 53 (44.54%) Microsoft
4 37 (31.09%) Active Directory
5 33 (27.73%) VMware
5 33 (27.73%) Windows 7
6 29 (24.37%) Citrix
7 26 (21.85%) VMware Infrastructure
8 22 (18.49%) Banking
8 22 (18.49%) MS Office
9 19 (15.97%) Oracle
9 19 (15.97%) MS Excel
10 18 (15.13%) ISO 9001
11 17 (14.29%) MS Exchange
11 17 (14.29%) Linux
11 17 (14.29%) Blackberry
11 17 (14.29%) Finance
11 17 (14.29%) PowerShell
12 16 (13.45%) Release Management
12 16 (13.45%) C
13 15 (12.61%) Service Management
14 14 (11.76%) Service Delivery
14 14 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
14 14 (11.76%) Shell Script
14 14 (11.76%) WebLogic
14 14 (11.76%) JBoss
14 14 (11.76%) Tomcat
14 14 (11.76%) Windows XP
14 14 (11.76%) Tivoli
14 14 (11.76%) GlassFish

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 17 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 14 (11.76%) WebLogic
2 14 (11.76%) JBoss
2 14 (11.76%) Tomcat
2 14 (11.76%) GlassFish
2 14 (11.76%) WebSphere
3 5 (4.20%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (4.20%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (3.36%) Lync
5 3 (2.52%) CMS
6 2 (1.68%) IIS
6 2 (1.68%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.68%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.84%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.84%) WorkSite
Applications
1 22 (18.49%) MS Office
2 19 (15.97%) MS Excel
3 9 (7.56%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.20%) MS PowerPoint
4 5 (4.20%) MS Project
5 3 (2.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 9 (7.56%) DNS
2 8 (6.72%) LAN
2 8 (6.72%) SAN
3 7 (5.88%) VPN
4 6 (5.04%) DHCP
5 5 (4.20%) Firewall
5 5 (4.20%) TCP/IP
5 5 (4.20%) WAN
5 5 (4.20%) Internet
6 2 (1.68%) VoIP
6 2 (1.68%) Wireless
6 2 (1.68%) 3G
7 1 (0.84%) SSH
7 1 (0.84%) VLAN
7 1 (0.84%) Network Security
7 1 (0.84%) NAS
7 1 (0.84%) OpenVPN
7 1 (0.84%) BGP
7 1 (0.84%) OSPF
7 1 (0.84%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 3 (2.52%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (1.68%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (0.84%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (7.56%) MSI
2 1 (0.84%) Subversion
General
1 22 (18.49%) Banking
2 17 (14.29%) Finance
3 5 (4.20%) Law
3 5 (4.20%) Back Office
4 3 (2.52%) Aerospace
5 2 (1.68%) Automotive
5 2 (1.68%) Local Government
6 1 (0.84%) Retail
6 1 (0.84%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.84%) Legal
6 1 (0.84%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 47 (39.50%) Analyst
2 30 (25.21%) Service Analyst
3 21 (17.65%) Service Desk Analyst
4 17 (14.29%) Administrator
5 12 (10.08%) Desktop Support
5 12 (10.08%) Support Analyst
6 11 (9.24%) Support Engineer
7 10 (8.40%) Linux Administrator
8 9 (7.56%) 2nd Line Support
9 6 (5.04%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 6 (5.04%) Applications Packager
9 6 (5.04%) Desktop Analyst
10 5 (4.20%) Desktop Engineer
10 5 (4.20%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 4 (3.36%) Consultant
11 4 (3.36%) Service Improvement Analyst
11 4 (3.36%) Metrics Analyst
12 3 (2.52%) IT Support Analyst
12 3 (2.52%) Software Manager
12 3 (2.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (5.88%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.84%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 17 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.36%) NHS
2 4 (3.36%) Video Conferencing
3 3 (2.52%) iPhone
4 2 (1.68%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.68%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.68%) Fat Client
5 1 (0.84%) Smartphone
5 1 (0.84%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.84%) CMDB
5 1 (0.84%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (0.84%) iPad
5 1 (0.84%) Kindle
5 1 (0.84%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.84%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 66 (55.46%) Windows
2 33 (27.73%) Windows 7
3 17 (14.29%) Linux
4 14 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 9 (7.56%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (6.72%) Windows 8
7 7 (5.88%) Windows Server 2003
8 5 (4.20%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.36%) UNIX
9 4 (3.36%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.52%) Android
10 3 (2.52%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.52%) Mac OS X
11 1 (0.84%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.84%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.84%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 56 (47.06%) ITIL
2 16 (13.45%) Release Management
3 15 (12.61%) Service Management
4 14 (11.76%) Service Delivery
5 10 (8.40%) Service Desk Management
6 7 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 5 (4.20%) Document Management
7 5 (4.20%) Time Management
8 4 (3.36%) Software Licensing
8 4 (3.36%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.36%) Data Analysis
9 3 (2.52%) Practice Management
9 3 (2.52%) Problem Management
9 3 (2.52%) Coaching
9 3 (2.52%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (2.52%) Migration
10 2 (1.68%) ITSM
10 2 (1.68%) Process Management
10 2 (1.68%) Change Management
10 2 (1.68%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 17 (14.29%) PowerShell
2 16 (13.45%) C
3 14 (11.76%) Shell Script
4 6 (5.04%) SQL
5 2 (1.68%) VBScript
5 2 (1.68%) VB
Qualifications
1 9 (7.56%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (5.88%) MCP
3 5 (4.20%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.20%) MCSE
4 4 (3.36%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.52%) MCDST
5 3 (2.52%) Degree
5 3 (2.52%) ITIL Certification
6 2 (1.68%) MCSA
6 2 (1.68%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 2 (1.68%) MCITP
6 2 (1.68%) MOS
7 1 (0.84%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.84%) MCTS
7 1 (0.84%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.84%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.84%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (15.13%) ISO 9001
2 9 (7.56%) SLA
3 1 (0.84%) COBIT
3 1 (0.84%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 37 (31.09%) Active Directory
2 26 (21.85%) VMware Infrastructure
3 14 (11.76%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (11.76%) XenServer
4 8 (6.72%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (6.72%) XenDesktop
5 4 (3.36%) XenApp
6 3 (2.52%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.84%) Squid
7 1 (0.84%) OpenSSH
7 1 (0.84%) vSphere
7 1 (0.84%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.84%) Terminal Services
Systems Management
1 14 (11.76%) Tivoli
2 8 (6.72%) SCCM
3 3 (2.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.68%) DameWare
4 2 (1.68%) WSUS
5 1 (0.84%) SCOM
5 1 (0.84%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (0.84%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.84%) AppManager
5 1 (0.84%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.84%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 53 (44.54%) Microsoft
2 33 (27.73%) VMware
3 29 (24.37%) Citrix
4 19 (15.97%) Oracle
5 10 (8.40%) Cisco
6 9 (7.56%) HP
7 5 (4.20%) Open Text
7 5 (4.20%) Cyber-Ark
7 5 (4.20%) Wyse
7 5 (4.20%) Dell
8 4 (3.36%) Adobe
8 4 (3.36%) Apple
8 4 (3.36%) McAfee
8 4 (3.36%) Altiris
9 3 (2.52%) Google
9 3 (2.52%) Symantec
9 3 (2.52%) AppSense
9 3 (2.52%) BMC
10 2 (1.68%) Intel
10 2 (1.68%) Lotus
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