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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 534 483 495
Rank change year-on-year
-51 +12
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 56 80 51
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.17% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.36% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 40 17
Average daily rate
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£300 £263 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £165 £128
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £330 £322
UK excluding London average daily rate £248 £300 £140
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +114.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 6 14
Average hourly rate £16.25 £13.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.37% -22.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £10.34 £15.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.69 £21.50 £23.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -22.85%
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
24019 22059 23454
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.06% 46.04% 46.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 14298 12809 12453
Average daily rate £395 £390 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.28% -1.26%
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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1173 1068 1234
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.85 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.86% -6.07%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 October 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 October 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 -9 31 £300 +33.33% 8
South East -21 10 - - 5
East of England -25 5 £290 +5.45%
North West -9 2 - -
West Midlands -16 2 £80 - 5
South West -37 2 - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
North East - - - -
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UK

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 68 (63.55%) Windows
2 57 (53.27%) ITIL
3 53 (49.53%) Microsoft
4 38 (35.51%) VMware
5 33 (30.84%) Active Directory
5 33 (30.84%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (29.91%) Citrix
7 31 (28.97%) Windows 7
8 29 (27.10%) Banking
9 24 (22.43%) Oracle
10 23 (21.50%) Linux
10 23 (21.50%) ISO 9001
11 22 (20.56%) MS Office
11 22 (20.56%) PowerShell
12 20 (18.69%) C
12 20 (18.69%) MS Excel
13 19 (17.76%) JBoss
13 19 (17.76%) WebLogic
13 19 (17.76%) Tomcat
13 19 (17.76%) Oracle RMAN
13 19 (17.76%) Shell Script
13 19 (17.76%) Tivoli
13 19 (17.76%) GlassFish
13 19 (17.76%) WebSphere
13 19 (17.76%) Release Management
13 19 (17.76%) XenServer
14 15 (14.02%) Finance
15 14 (13.08%) Blackberry
15 14 (13.08%) Cisco
15 14 (13.08%) Windows XP

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (17.76%) WebLogic
1 19 (17.76%) JBoss
1 19 (17.76%) Tomcat
1 19 (17.76%) WebSphere
1 19 (17.76%) GlassFish
2 10 (9.35%) MS Exchange
3 5 (4.67%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.74%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.80%) Lync
6 2 (1.87%) Exchange Server 2007
6 2 (1.87%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (1.87%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.87%) Lotus Domino
7 1 (0.93%) IIS
7 1 (0.93%) CMS
7 1 (0.93%) WorkSite
Applications
1 22 (20.56%) MS Office
2 20 (18.69%) MS Excel
3 9 (8.41%) MS Visio
4 6 (5.61%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (4.67%) MS Project
6 2 (1.87%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (0.93%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 9 (8.41%) SAN
2 8 (7.48%) DNS
3 7 (6.54%) VPN
3 7 (6.54%) DHCP
3 7 (6.54%) LAN
4 4 (3.74%) WAN
4 4 (3.74%) Firewall
5 3 (2.80%) Wireless
5 3 (2.80%) Internet
5 3 (2.80%) NAS
6 2 (1.87%) 3G
6 2 (1.87%) VoIP
6 2 (1.87%) TCP/IP
7 1 (0.93%) SMTP
7 1 (0.93%) OSPF
7 1 (0.93%) BGP
7 1 (0.93%) IPsec
7 1 (0.93%) SSH
7 1 (0.93%) Network Security
7 1 (0.93%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (12.15%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.93%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.93%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (8.41%) MSI
2 1 (0.93%) Subversion
General
1 29 (27.10%) Banking
2 15 (14.02%) Finance
3 3 (2.80%) Back Office
4 2 (1.87%) Telecoms
4 2 (1.87%) Retail
4 2 (1.87%) Law
5 1 (0.93%) Legal
5 1 (0.93%) Publishing
5 1 (0.93%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 37 (34.58%) Analyst
2 26 (24.30%) Service Analyst
3 22 (20.56%) Administrator
4 18 (16.82%) Service Desk Analyst
5 10 (9.35%) Linux Administrator
6 9 (8.41%) Desktop Support
6 9 (8.41%) 2nd Line Support
6 9 (8.41%) Support Engineer
7 8 (7.48%) Support Analyst
8 6 (5.61%) Server Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (4.67%) Applications Packager
10 4 (3.74%) Architect
10 4 (3.74%) Metrics Analyst
10 4 (3.74%) Service Improvement Analyst
11 3 (2.80%) Data Centre Engineer
11 3 (2.80%) Desktop Analyst
11 3 (2.80%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 3 (2.80%) Help Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (6.54%) Application Packaging
2 1 (0.93%) .NET
2 1 (0.93%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 14 (13.08%) Blackberry
2 4 (3.74%) NHS
3 3 (2.80%) iPhone
4 2 (1.87%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.87%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (1.87%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.87%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.87%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.93%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.93%) Device Driver
5 1 (0.93%) Replication
5 1 (0.93%) CLARiiON
5 1 (0.93%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.93%) CMDB
5 1 (0.93%) iPad
5 1 (0.93%) Kindle
Operating Systems
1 68 (63.55%) Windows
2 31 (28.97%) Windows 7
3 23 (21.50%) Linux
4 14 (13.08%) Windows XP
5 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2003
5 10 (9.35%) Windows Server 2008
6 8 (7.48%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (6.54%) UNIX
7 7 (6.54%) Windows 8
8 4 (3.74%) Apple iOS
9 3 (2.80%) Mac OS
9 3 (2.80%) Android
10 2 (1.87%) Mac OS X
10 2 (1.87%) AIX
10 2 (1.87%) Solaris
11 1 (0.93%) Windows NT
11 1 (0.93%) Ubuntu
11 1 (0.93%) Windows Vista
11 1 (0.93%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 57 (53.27%) ITIL
2 19 (17.76%) Release Management
3 12 (11.21%) Service Management
3 12 (11.21%) Service Delivery
4 8 (7.48%) Service Desk Management
5 7 (6.54%) Migration
6 5 (4.67%) Data Migration
7 4 (3.74%) Document Management
8 3 (2.80%) Incident Management
9 2 (1.87%) Change Control
9 2 (1.87%) Software Distribution
9 2 (1.87%) Infrastructure Management
10 1 (0.93%) Root Cause Analysis
10 1 (0.93%) Data Protection
10 1 (0.93%) Network Management
10 1 (0.93%) Continuous Improvement
10 1 (0.93%) Line Management
10 1 (0.93%) Coaching
10 1 (0.93%) Software Asset Management
10 1 (0.93%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 22 (20.56%) PowerShell
2 20 (18.69%) C
3 19 (17.76%) Shell Script
4 3 (2.80%) VB
4 3 (2.80%) SQL
5 1 (0.93%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.48%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (4.67%) MCP
3 4 (3.74%) MCSE
4 2 (1.87%) MCSA
4 2 (1.87%) A+ Certification
4 2 (1.87%) MCTS
4 2 (1.87%) MCITP
4 2 (1.87%) Degree
4 2 (1.87%) MOS
4 2 (1.87%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.93%) MCDST
5 1 (0.93%) SC Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) Security Cleared
5 1 (0.93%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (21.50%) ISO 9001
2 9 (8.41%) SLA
3 1 (0.93%) COBIT
3 1 (0.93%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 33 (30.84%) Active Directory
1 33 (30.84%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (17.76%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (17.76%) XenServer
3 9 (8.41%) XenDesktop
4 7 (6.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 5 (4.67%) vSphere
6 2 (1.87%) Terminal Services
6 2 (1.87%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.93%) VMware ESX
7 1 (0.93%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.93%) Squid
7 1 (0.93%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.93%) XenApp
7 1 (0.93%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 19 (17.76%) Tivoli
2 10 (9.35%) SCCM
3 3 (2.80%) Backup Exec
3 3 (2.80%) McAfee ePO
4 2 (1.87%) Sysprep
4 2 (1.87%) DameWare
4 2 (1.87%) AppManager
5 1 (0.93%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (0.93%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 1 (0.93%) NetBackup
5 1 (0.93%) SCOM
5 1 (0.93%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 53 (49.53%) Microsoft
2 38 (35.51%) VMware
3 32 (29.91%) Citrix
4 24 (22.43%) Oracle
5 14 (13.08%) Cisco
6 8 (7.48%) HP
6 8 (7.48%) Altiris
7 7 (6.54%) Dell
8 6 (5.61%) McAfee
8 6 (5.61%) Cyber-Ark
9 5 (4.67%) CA
10 4 (3.74%) Wyse
10 4 (3.74%) Open Text
10 4 (3.74%) AppSense
11 3 (2.80%) SolarWinds
11 3 (2.80%) Google
11 3 (2.80%) Apple
11 3 (2.80%) EMC
11 3 (2.80%) Adobe
11 3 (2.80%) 3PAR
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