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 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LANDesk
Rank 506 517 465
Rank change year-on-year
+11 -52
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 66 46 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.097% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.21% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 19 23
Average daily rate
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£270 £275 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.81% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £160 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £343 £430 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £235 £248
% change year-on-year
+17.02% -5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 9 10
Average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.00% -9.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £11.40 £9.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.75 £20.50 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £11.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +8.69%
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
22109 21507 19301
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.47% 45.48% 46.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12853 12106 10598
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £223 £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 952 996 1103
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 £11.41 £11.15 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.50 £37.80
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.40
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -4.89%

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 March 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 March 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 March 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 -7 13 £300 +9.09% 6
Yorkshire -7 10 £160 - 1
West Midlands +1 9 £218 - 3
East Midlands 0 9 £280 -
South East -31 9 £265 +12.76% 2
North West - 9 - -
East of England +8 8 £160 - 3
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UK

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 62 (53.91%) Windows
2 41 (35.65%) Active Directory
3 39 (33.91%) Microsoft
4 36 (31.30%) ITIL
5 32 (27.83%) Windows 7
6 22 (19.13%) Citrix
7 20 (17.39%) MS Exchange
8 17 (14.78%) MS Office
9 16 (13.91%) Windows XP
9 16 (13.91%) Blackberry
10 15 (13.04%) Service Management
10 15 (13.04%) VMware
11 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
11 13 (11.30%) SQL
11 13 (11.30%) SLA
11 13 (11.30%) Asset Management
12 12 (10.43%) TCP/IP
12 12 (10.43%) MS Excel
12 12 (10.43%) Windows 8
13 10 (8.70%) LAN
13 10 (8.70%) Oracle
13 10 (8.70%) Back Office
13 10 (8.70%) Apple iOS
13 10 (8.70%) Android
14 9 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
14 9 (7.83%) Remedy
14 9 (7.83%) Linux
14 9 (7.83%) Apple
14 9 (7.83%) Windows Server 2003
15 8 (6.96%) NHS

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 20 (17.39%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.22%) Lync
3 5 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (2.61%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (1.74%) GlassFish
5 2 (1.74%) Tomcat
5 2 (1.74%) SharePoint
5 2 (1.74%) WebSphere
5 2 (1.74%) CMS
5 2 (1.74%) WebLogic
5 2 (1.74%) IIS
5 2 (1.74%) JBoss
6 1 (0.87%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.87%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (0.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.87%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (14.78%) MS Office
2 12 (10.43%) MS Excel
3 3 (2.61%) Adobe Creative Suite
4 1 (0.87%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.87%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (1.74%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.87%) Oracle Applications
2 1 (0.87%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.87%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.61%) Office 365
2 1 (0.87%) SaaS
2 1 (0.87%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.43%) TCP/IP
2 10 (8.70%) LAN
3 8 (6.96%) DNS
4 7 (6.09%) WAN
5 6 (5.22%) SAN
6 5 (4.35%) VPN
7 4 (3.48%) Broadband
7 4 (3.48%) Firewall
7 4 (3.48%) Wireless
8 3 (2.61%) SSL
9 2 (1.74%) Internet
9 2 (1.74%) 3G
9 2 (1.74%) DHCP
9 2 (1.74%) VoIP
10 1 (0.87%) SMTP
10 1 (0.87%) HTTPS
10 1 (0.87%) VLAN
10 1 (0.87%) NAS
10 1 (0.87%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.87%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.30%) SQL Server
2 7 (6.09%) Crystal Reports
3 5 (4.35%) MySQL
4 2 (1.74%) Relational Database
4 2 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.87%) Oracle Database
5 1 (0.87%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (5.22%) MSI
General
1 10 (8.70%) Back Office
2 8 (6.96%) Finance
3 5 (4.35%) Aerospace
3 5 (4.35%) Banking
4 4 (3.48%) Local Government
5 3 (2.61%) Law
6 2 (1.74%) Manufacturing
6 2 (1.74%) Automotive
6 2 (1.74%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.87%) Electronics
7 1 (0.87%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 33 (28.70%) Analyst
2 14 (12.17%) Support Analyst
2 14 (12.17%) Service Analyst
3 13 (11.30%) Consultant
3 13 (11.30%) Desktop Support
4 12 (10.43%) Service Desk Analyst
5 9 (7.83%) 2nd Line Support
6 8 (6.96%) Support Engineer
7 7 (6.09%) Developer
7 7 (6.09%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (5.22%) Desktop Analyst
8 6 (5.22%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 5 (4.35%) Software Manager
10 4 (3.48%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 4 (3.48%) Administrator
10 4 (3.48%) IT Support
11 3 (2.61%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 3 (2.61%) 1st Line Support
11 3 (2.61%) Applications Support
11 3 (2.61%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.74%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.87%) OCX
2 1 (0.87%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 16 (13.91%) Blackberry
2 8 (6.96%) NHS
3 7 (6.09%) Analytical Skills
4 6 (5.22%) iPhone
5 4 (3.48%) Video Conferencing
6 3 (2.61%) iPad
6 3 (2.61%) Statistics
6 3 (2.61%) CMDB
6 3 (2.61%) Management Information System
7 2 (1.74%) Wiki
8 1 (0.87%) Fat Client
8 1 (0.87%) DTV
8 1 (0.87%) CLARiiON
8 1 (0.87%) Clustering
8 1 (0.87%) Smartphone
8 1 (0.87%) PDA
8 1 (0.87%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.87%) Client/Server
8 1 (0.87%) EPoS
8 1 (0.87%) Chip and PIN
Operating Systems
1 62 (53.91%) Windows
2 32 (27.83%) Windows 7
3 16 (13.91%) Windows XP
4 12 (10.43%) Windows 8
5 10 (8.70%) Apple iOS
5 10 (8.70%) Android
6 9 (7.83%) Linux
6 9 (7.83%) Windows Server 2003
7 7 (6.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 6 (5.22%) UNIX
9 4 (3.48%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.61%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.74%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (1.74%) Windows 2000 Server
12 1 (0.87%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (0.87%) BlackBerry OS
12 1 (0.87%) Ubuntu
12 1 (0.87%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (31.30%) ITIL
2 15 (13.04%) Service Management
3 13 (11.30%) Asset Management
4 8 (6.96%) Project Management
5 7 (6.09%) Change Management
5 7 (6.09%) Time Management
6 6 (5.22%) Data Analysis
6 6 (5.22%) Incident Management
6 6 (5.22%) Mobile Device Management
6 6 (5.22%) Software Licensing
7 5 (4.35%) Service Delivery
8 4 (3.48%) Workflow
8 4 (3.48%) Migration
8 4 (3.48%) Release Management
9 3 (2.61%) Service Desk Management
9 3 (2.61%) IT Asset Management
9 3 (2.61%) Coaching
9 3 (2.61%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (2.61%) Configuration Management
10 2 (1.74%) Process Management
Programming Languages
1 13 (11.30%) SQL
2 7 (6.09%) Shell Script
3 5 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 4 (3.48%) PowerShell
5 3 (2.61%) C
6 2 (1.74%) VBScript
7 1 (0.87%) VB
7 1 (0.87%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (6.96%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (6.09%) ITIL Certification
2 7 (6.09%) MCP
3 6 (5.22%) Degree
4 4 (3.48%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.48%) MCSE
5 3 (2.61%) SC Cleared
6 2 (1.74%) MCDST
7 1 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.87%) CTC Cleared
7 1 (0.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (11.30%) SLA
2 5 (4.35%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 41 (35.65%) Active Directory
2 9 (7.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (5.22%) XenApp
4 5 (4.35%) Microsoft App-V
4 5 (4.35%) XenDesktop
5 3 (2.61%) Hyper-V
6 2 (1.74%) XenServer
7 1 (0.87%) Squid
7 1 (0.87%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.87%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 7 (6.09%) SCCM
2 3 (2.61%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (1.74%) DameWare
3 2 (1.74%) SCOM
3 2 (1.74%) Oracle RMAN
3 2 (1.74%) WSUS
3 2 (1.74%) Tivoli
4 1 (0.87%) NetBackup
4 1 (0.87%) Backup Exec
4 1 (0.87%) Netcool
Vendors
1 39 (33.91%) Microsoft
2 22 (19.13%) Citrix
3 15 (13.04%) VMware
4 10 (8.70%) Oracle
5 9 (7.83%) Apple
5 9 (7.83%) Remedy
6 8 (6.96%) Adobe
7 7 (6.09%) Cisco
8 5 (4.35%) BMC
9 4 (3.48%) Symantec
9 4 (3.48%) Sybase
9 4 (3.48%) HP
9 4 (3.48%) Wyse
9 4 (3.48%) Altiris
10 3 (2.61%) Dell
10 3 (2.61%) Juniper
11 2 (1.74%) NetApp
11 2 (1.74%) EMC
11 2 (1.74%) Intel
11 2 (1.74%) SAP
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