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 27 February 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
27 Feb 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LANDesk
Rank 507 502 464
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -38
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 57 44 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.12% 0.096% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.26% 0.21% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 21 20
Average daily rate
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£325 £263 £258
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +1.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £165 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £413 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £235 £333
% change year-on-year
+38.29% -29.32%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 10
Average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £15.08
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-25.71% +16.08%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.60 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £21.50 £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.00 £17.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
-25.71% +52.17%
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
21777 20870 18793
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.72% 45.62% 46.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12707 11662 10148
Average daily rate £400 £390 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +1.29%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 904 910 1165
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.36 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 27 February 2015.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LANDesk across the England region over the 3 months to 27 February 2015.

LANDesk Hourly Rate Histogram 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 27 February 2015. 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 -28 12 £350 +33.33% 7
North West - 9 - -
Yorkshire -7 7 - - 1
South East -31 7 £350 +48.93% 3
East of England +7 5 £400 - 4
West Midlands -1 5 £325 - 1
East Midlands +4 3 £275 -
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UK

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 63 (56.25%) Windows
2 44 (39.29%) Microsoft
3 38 (33.93%) ITIL
4 35 (31.25%) Active Directory
5 34 (30.36%) Windows 7
6 23 (20.54%) VMware
7 22 (19.64%) Citrix
8 19 (16.96%) MS Office
9 18 (16.07%) MS Exchange
9 18 (16.07%) Service Management
10 16 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
11 15 (13.39%) Blackberry
12 14 (12.50%) Oracle
12 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
13 13 (11.61%) Windows XP
13 13 (11.61%) Linux
13 13 (11.61%) Finance
14 12 (10.71%) MS Excel
15 11 (9.82%) Banking
15 11 (9.82%) SQL
15 11 (9.82%) LAN
15 11 (9.82%) Shell Script
16 10 (8.93%) ISO 9001
16 10 (8.93%) TCP/IP
17 9 (8.04%) Adobe
17 9 (8.04%) SLA
17 9 (8.04%) Cisco
17 9 (8.04%) DNS
17 9 (8.04%) Service Delivery
17 9 (8.04%) Back Office

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 February 2015, 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 18 (16.07%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.36%) WebLogic
2 6 (5.36%) JBoss
2 6 (5.36%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.36%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.36%) GlassFish
2 6 (5.36%) Lync
3 3 (2.68%) SharePoint
3 3 (2.68%) IBM Notes
3 3 (2.68%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 2 (1.79%) CMS
4 2 (1.79%) Lotus Domino
4 2 (1.79%) IIS
4 2 (1.79%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (0.89%) Office Communications Server
5 1 (0.89%) WorkSite
5 1 (0.89%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (0.89%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 19 (16.96%) MS Office
2 12 (10.71%) MS Excel
3 5 (4.46%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.68%) MS PowerPoint
4 3 (2.68%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 3 (2.68%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.89%) SAP Oil and Gas
1 1 (0.89%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.89%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (0.89%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (9.82%) LAN
2 10 (8.93%) TCP/IP
3 9 (8.04%) DNS
4 8 (7.14%) VPN
5 6 (5.36%) WAN
5 6 (5.36%) SAN
6 5 (4.46%) Wireless
7 4 (3.57%) Internet
7 4 (3.57%) DHCP
8 3 (2.68%) Broadband
8 3 (2.68%) SSL
9 2 (1.79%) VoIP
9 2 (1.79%) 3G
9 2 (1.79%) Firewall
10 1 (0.89%) VLAN
10 1 (0.89%) NAS
10 1 (0.89%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.89%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (12.50%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.46%) MySQL
3 3 (2.68%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.79%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (1.79%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.89%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (7.14%) MSI
General
1 13 (11.61%) Finance
2 11 (9.82%) Banking
3 9 (8.04%) Back Office
4 5 (4.46%) Aerospace
5 4 (3.57%) Law
6 3 (2.68%) Local Government
7 2 (1.79%) Manufacturing
7 2 (1.79%) Automotive
7 2 (1.79%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.89%) Electronics
8 1 (0.89%) Publishing
8 1 (0.89%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 35 (31.25%) Analyst
2 17 (15.18%) Service Analyst
3 16 (14.29%) Support Analyst
4 15 (13.39%) Desktop Support
5 13 (11.61%) Consultant
6 12 (10.71%) Service Desk Analyst
7 10 (8.93%) Support Engineer
8 8 (7.14%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (7.14%) Administrator
8 8 (7.14%) Desktop Engineer
9 7 (6.25%) Desktop Analyst
9 7 (6.25%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 6 (5.36%) Desktop Support Engineer
11 5 (4.46%) Software Manager
12 4 (3.57%) IT Support
12 4 (3.57%) Linux Administrator
12 4 (3.57%) Applications Packager
13 3 (2.68%) IT Consultant
13 3 (2.68%) Developer
13 3 (2.68%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.57%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.89%) OCX
2 1 (0.89%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 15 (13.39%) Blackberry
2 7 (6.25%) NHS
2 7 (6.25%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (5.36%) iPhone
4 4 (3.57%) iPad
4 4 (3.57%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (2.68%) Statistics
6 2 (1.79%) Wiki
7 1 (0.89%) Mathematics
7 1 (0.89%) CMDB
7 1 (0.89%) DTV
7 1 (0.89%) Management Information System
7 1 (0.89%) CLARiiON
7 1 (0.89%) Smartphone
7 1 (0.89%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 63 (56.25%) Windows
2 34 (30.36%) Windows 7
3 13 (11.61%) Linux
3 13 (11.61%) Windows XP
4 9 (8.04%) Apple iOS
5 7 (6.25%) Windows 8
5 7 (6.25%) Windows Server 2003
5 7 (6.25%) Android
6 6 (5.36%) UNIX
7 5 (4.46%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (2.68%) Mac OS X
8 3 (2.68%) Mac OS
8 3 (2.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 1 (0.89%) Ubuntu
9 1 (0.89%) Windows Vista
9 1 (0.89%) Windows 2000 Server
9 1 (0.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (33.93%) ITIL
2 18 (16.07%) Service Management
3 9 (8.04%) Asset Management
3 9 (8.04%) Service Delivery
4 8 (7.14%) Release Management
5 7 (6.25%) Time Management
6 6 (5.36%) Data Analysis
6 6 (5.36%) Project Management
6 6 (5.36%) Software Licensing
7 5 (4.46%) Incident Management
8 4 (3.57%) Migration
8 4 (3.57%) Mobile Device Management
8 4 (3.57%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (2.68%) Coaching
9 3 (2.68%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (2.68%) Document Management
9 3 (2.68%) Change Management
10 2 (1.79%) Disaster Recovery
10 2 (1.79%) ITSM
10 2 (1.79%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (9.82%) SQL
1 11 (9.82%) Shell Script
2 9 (8.04%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.14%) C
4 5 (4.46%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.79%) VBScript
6 1 (0.89%) VB
6 1 (0.89%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (7.14%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.36%) Degree
3 5 (4.46%) Security Cleared
3 5 (4.46%) ITIL Certification
3 5 (4.46%) MCP
4 4 (3.57%) MCSE
4 4 (3.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (1.79%) MCSA
5 2 (1.79%) MCDST
6 1 (0.89%) MCTS
6 1 (0.89%) MCITP
6 1 (0.89%) MOS
6 1 (0.89%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (0.89%) CTC Cleared
6 1 (0.89%) VCP4
6 1 (0.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (8.93%) ISO 9001
2 9 (8.04%) SLA
3 1 (0.89%) COBIT
System Software
1 35 (31.25%) Active Directory
2 16 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.25%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (6.25%) XenDesktop
4 6 (5.36%) XenServer
4 6 (5.36%) Oracle RMAN
5 5 (4.46%) XenApp
6 2 (1.79%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.79%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.89%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.89%) Squid
Systems Management
1 8 (7.14%) SCCM
2 6 (5.36%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.79%) SCOM
4 2 (1.79%) WSUS
5 1 (0.89%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.89%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 44 (39.29%) Microsoft
2 23 (20.54%) VMware
3 22 (19.64%) Citrix
4 14 (12.50%) Oracle
5 9 (8.04%) Adobe
5 9 (8.04%) Cisco
6 8 (7.14%) Apple
7 5 (4.46%) Cyber-Ark
8 4 (3.57%) Altiris
8 4 (3.57%) Symantec
8 4 (3.57%) Remedy
8 4 (3.57%) BMC
8 4 (3.57%) HP
8 4 (3.57%) Sybase
9 3 (2.68%) Lotus
9 3 (2.68%) Wyse
9 3 (2.68%) Open Text
9 3 (2.68%) Juniper
10 2 (1.79%) Mitel
10 2 (1.79%) Google
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