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 30 January 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LANDesk
Rank 507 488 478
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -10
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 50 51 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.12% 0.091%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.25% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 16
Average daily rate
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£325 £263 £223
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% +17.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £157 £163 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £483 £299
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £205 £334
% change year-on-year
+58.53% -38.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 5 5
Average hourly rate £12.75 £13.00 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-1.92% -25.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.15 £12.40 £14.89
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £18.10 £24.46
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.75 £12.00 £20.58
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -41.69%
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
21330 20067 18887
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.93% 45.63% 46.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12693 11425 10135
Average daily rate £400 £395 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.26% +5.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £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 934 897 1222
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £11.00 £10.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.65 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 30 January 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
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 30 January 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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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 -20 19 £363 +38.09% 8
South East -3 8 £315 +34.04% 1
South West -12 7 £256 +46.42% 1
West Midlands +5 5 £325 +303.72% 1
North West - 4 - - 1
East of England - 3 £278 - 1
Yorkshire -7 2 - - 4
East Midlands +12 1 - - 5
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UK

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 61 (57.55%) Windows
2 42 (39.62%) Microsoft
3 39 (36.79%) ITIL
4 36 (33.96%) Active Directory
5 30 (28.30%) Windows 7
6 27 (25.47%) VMware
7 22 (20.75%) Citrix
8 20 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 18 (16.98%) Blackberry
10 17 (16.04%) MS Office
10 17 (16.04%) MS Exchange
11 16 (15.09%) Windows XP
12 15 (14.15%) Oracle
12 15 (14.15%) Finance
13 14 (13.21%) Service Management
13 14 (13.21%) SQL Server
13 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
14 13 (12.26%) Linux
15 12 (11.32%) Cisco
15 12 (11.32%) Banking
16 11 (10.38%) Shell Script
16 11 (10.38%) Service Delivery
17 10 (9.43%) DNS
17 10 (9.43%) SLA
17 10 (9.43%) ISO 9001
17 10 (9.43%) SAN
18 9 (8.49%) MS Visio
18 9 (8.49%) LAN
18 9 (8.49%) SQL
18 9 (8.49%) PowerShell

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 17 (16.04%) MS Exchange
2 6 (5.66%) GlassFish
2 6 (5.66%) Lync
2 6 (5.66%) WebSphere
2 6 (5.66%) Tomcat
2 6 (5.66%) JBoss
2 6 (5.66%) WebLogic
3 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.77%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.83%) IBM Notes
5 3 (2.83%) CMS
6 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2010
6 2 (1.89%) IIS
6 2 (1.89%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.94%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.94%) SharePoint Server
7 1 (0.94%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 17 (16.04%) MS Office
2 14 (13.21%) MS Excel
3 9 (8.49%) MS Visio
4 5 (4.72%) MS Project
4 5 (4.72%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (2.83%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.43%) DNS
1 10 (9.43%) SAN
2 9 (8.49%) LAN
3 7 (6.60%) TCP/IP
3 7 (6.60%) WAN
4 6 (5.66%) VPN
5 5 (4.72%) DHCP
6 4 (3.77%) Internet
7 3 (2.83%) Firewall
8 2 (1.89%) Wireless
8 2 (1.89%) 3G
8 2 (1.89%) VoIP
9 1 (0.94%) SMTP
9 1 (0.94%) VLAN
9 1 (0.94%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (13.21%) SQL Server
2 5 (4.72%) MySQL
3 3 (2.83%) Crystal Reports
4 2 (1.89%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (0.94%) Relational Database
5 1 (0.94%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) MSI
General
1 15 (14.15%) Finance
2 12 (11.32%) Banking
3 6 (5.66%) Back Office
4 5 (4.72%) Law
5 4 (3.77%) Aerospace
6 2 (1.89%) Local Government
6 2 (1.89%) Automotive
7 1 (0.94%) Legal
7 1 (0.94%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.94%) Publishing
7 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 40 (37.74%) Analyst
2 23 (21.70%) Service Analyst
3 15 (14.15%) Service Desk Analyst
4 14 (13.21%) Support Analyst
5 13 (12.26%) Desktop Support
6 11 (10.38%) Support Engineer
7 9 (8.49%) 2nd Line Support
8 8 (7.55%) Consultant
9 7 (6.60%) Administrator
10 6 (5.66%) Desktop Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 6 (5.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
10 6 (5.66%) Desktop Engineer
11 4 (3.77%) IT Support
11 4 (3.77%) Linux Administrator
11 4 (3.77%) Metrics Analyst
11 4 (3.77%) Software Manager
11 4 (3.77%) Applications Packager
12 3 (2.83%) Technical Support
12 3 (2.83%) IT Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.77%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.94%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 18 (16.98%) Blackberry
2 6 (5.66%) iPhone
2 6 (5.66%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (4.72%) Video Conferencing
4 3 (2.83%) NHS
4 3 (2.83%) Statistics
5 2 (1.89%) Wiki
6 1 (0.94%) CLARiiON
6 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
6 1 (0.94%) Mathematics
6 1 (0.94%) CMDB
6 1 (0.94%) Smartphone
6 1 (0.94%) iPad
6 1 (0.94%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 61 (57.55%) Windows
2 30 (28.30%) Windows 7
3 16 (15.09%) Windows XP
4 13 (12.26%) Linux
5 8 (7.55%) UNIX
6 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2003
7 6 (5.66%) Windows Server 2008
8 5 (4.72%) Apple iOS
9 4 (3.77%) Windows 8
9 4 (3.77%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.83%) Mac OS X
10 3 (2.83%) Mac OS
10 3 (2.83%) Android
11 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.94%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.94%) Windows 2000 Server
11 1 (0.94%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.79%) ITIL
2 14 (13.21%) Service Management
3 11 (10.38%) Service Delivery
4 8 (7.55%) Release Management
4 8 (7.55%) Service Desk Management
4 8 (7.55%) Asset Management
5 7 (6.60%) Time Management
6 5 (4.72%) Incident Management
6 5 (4.72%) Document Management
6 5 (4.72%) Data Analysis
6 5 (4.72%) Software Licensing
7 3 (2.83%) Migration
7 3 (2.83%) Practice Management
7 3 (2.83%) Coaching
7 3 (2.83%) Software Asset Management
8 2 (1.89%) Change Control
8 2 (1.89%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.89%) ITSM
8 2 (1.89%) Process Management
8 2 (1.89%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (10.38%) Shell Script
2 9 (8.49%) SQL
2 9 (8.49%) PowerShell
3 8 (7.55%) C
4 5 (4.72%) JavaScript
5 2 (1.89%) VBScript
5 2 (1.89%) VB
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.66%) Degree
2 6 (5.66%) MCP
3 5 (4.72%) Security Cleared
4 4 (3.77%) SC Cleared
4 4 (3.77%) MCSE
5 3 (2.83%) ITIL Certification
5 3 (2.83%) MCDST
6 2 (1.89%) MOS
6 2 (1.89%) MCSA
7 1 (0.94%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.94%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (0.94%) MCTS
7 1 (0.94%) MCITP
7 1 (0.94%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 10 (9.43%) SLA
1 10 (9.43%) ISO 9001
2 1 (0.94%) COBIT
2 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 36 (33.96%) Active Directory
2 20 (18.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 7 (6.60%) Microsoft App-V
3 7 (6.60%) XenDesktop
4 6 (5.66%) XenApp
4 6 (5.66%) XenServer
4 6 (5.66%) Oracle RMAN
5 2 (1.89%) Hyper-V
5 2 (1.89%) Terminal Services
6 1 (0.94%) VMware ESX
6 1 (0.94%) Squid
6 1 (0.94%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (7.55%) SCCM
2 6 (5.66%) Tivoli
3 3 (2.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 2 (1.89%) SCOM
4 2 (1.89%) Backup Exec
4 2 (1.89%) WSUS
5 1 (0.94%) AppManager
5 1 (0.94%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.94%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.94%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 42 (39.62%) Microsoft
2 27 (25.47%) VMware
3 22 (20.75%) Citrix
4 15 (14.15%) Oracle
5 12 (11.32%) Cisco
6 7 (6.60%) HP
7 5 (4.72%) Adobe
7 5 (4.72%) Open Text
7 5 (4.72%) Cyber-Ark
8 4 (3.77%) Altiris
8 4 (3.77%) Symantec
8 4 (3.77%) McAfee
8 4 (3.77%) Sybase
8 4 (3.77%) Apple
9 3 (2.83%) Lotus
9 3 (2.83%) BMC
9 3 (2.83%) Dell
9 3 (2.83%) AppSense
9 3 (2.83%) Wyse
10 2 (1.89%) Mitel
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