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 29 August 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
29 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 526 494 484
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -10
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 57 71 87
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.11% 0.15% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.32% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 33 28
Average daily rate
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£300 £300 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £192 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £395 £365
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £275 £334
% change year-on-year
-13.63% -17.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 11 13
Average hourly rate £14.77 £13.75 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% -21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.07 £8.50 £12.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.05 £19.50 £30.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.50 £13.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-0.91% -22.14%
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
23558 22470 24594
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 46.03% 46.69% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 13539 12788 12898
Average daily rate £390 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +3.33%
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 £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1040 1032 1243
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.68
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -0.91%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-6.73% +1.57%

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 29 August 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 29 August 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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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 +24 32 £300 - 5
South East -22 9 £238 -26.92% 6
East Midlands +2 4 - - 2
West Midlands -10 3 £203 -26.36%
North West -13 3 - - 1
East of England -40 3 - -
South West -34 2 £140 - 2
Yorkshire 0 1 - - 1
North East - - - -
LANDesk
UK

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 76 (71.70%) Windows
2 52 (49.06%) Microsoft
3 39 (36.79%) Active Directory
3 39 (36.79%) ITIL
3 39 (36.79%) Windows 7
4 31 (29.25%) Citrix
5 30 (28.30%) MS Office
5 30 (28.30%) VMware
6 27 (25.47%) Windows XP
6 27 (25.47%) VMware Infrastructure
7 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
8 19 (17.92%) Banking
9 18 (16.98%) Oracle
10 16 (15.09%) Linux
10 16 (15.09%) Cisco
10 16 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
10 16 (15.09%) PowerShell
11 14 (13.21%) Finance
11 14 (13.21%) ISO 9001
11 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
11 14 (13.21%) Release Management
11 14 (13.21%) SCCM
12 13 (12.26%) WebSphere
12 13 (12.26%) GlassFish
12 13 (12.26%) XenServer
12 13 (12.26%) Tivoli
12 13 (12.26%) Shell Script
12 13 (12.26%) JBoss
12 13 (12.26%) Tomcat
12 13 (12.26%) MS Exchange

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 29 August 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 13 (12.26%) WebLogic
1 13 (12.26%) Tomcat
1 13 (12.26%) MS Exchange
1 13 (12.26%) WebSphere
1 13 (12.26%) GlassFish
2 5 (4.72%) SharePoint
3 4 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (2.83%) Lync
4 3 (2.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (1.89%) IIS
5 2 (1.89%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.94%) IBM Notes
6 1 (0.94%) CMS
6 1 (0.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 30 (28.30%) MS Office
2 22 (20.75%) MS Excel
3 6 (5.66%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.83%) MS PowerPoint
5 2 (1.89%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.94%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 10 (9.43%) LAN
2 9 (8.49%) SAN
3 7 (6.60%) Firewall
4 6 (5.66%) WAN
4 6 (5.66%) VPN
4 6 (5.66%) DNS
5 5 (4.72%) DHCP
6 3 (2.83%) TCP/IP
6 3 (2.83%) VoIP
6 3 (2.83%) Wireless
7 2 (1.89%) 3G
7 2 (1.89%) NAS
8 1 (0.94%) OpenVPN
8 1 (0.94%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (0.94%) OSPF
8 1 (0.94%) BGP
8 1 (0.94%) IPsec
8 1 (0.94%) SSH
8 1 (0.94%) Network Security
8 1 (0.94%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (11.32%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 8 (7.55%) MSI
2 1 (0.94%) Subversion
General
1 19 (17.92%) Banking
2 14 (13.21%) Finance
3 3 (2.83%) Retail
3 3 (2.83%) Local Government
4 2 (1.89%) Law
4 2 (1.89%) Back Office
4 2 (1.89%) Advertising
5 1 (0.94%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.94%) Legal
5 1 (0.94%) German Language
Job Titles
1 29 (27.36%) Analyst
2 19 (17.92%) Service Analyst
3 15 (14.15%) Support Engineer
3 15 (14.15%) Administrator
4 14 (13.21%) Service Desk Analyst
5 8 (7.55%) Desktop Engineer
5 8 (7.55%) Desktop Support
6 7 (6.60%) Architect
6 7 (6.60%) Applications Packager
6 7 (6.60%) Server Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) 2nd Line Support
7 6 (5.66%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 6 (5.66%) Linux Administrator
8 5 (4.72%) Help Desk Analyst
8 5 (4.72%) Support Analyst
9 4 (3.77%) Technical Support
9 4 (3.77%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (3.77%) Migration Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Technical Support Engineer
10 3 (2.83%) Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (3.77%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.89%) .NET
2 2 (1.89%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.49%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.72%) iPhone
3 4 (3.77%) NHS
3 4 (3.77%) CMDB
4 2 (1.89%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.89%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.89%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.89%) Client/Server
5 1 (0.94%) iPad
5 1 (0.94%) Management Information System
5 1 (0.94%) Replication
5 1 (0.94%) PDA
5 1 (0.94%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 76 (71.70%) Windows
2 39 (36.79%) Windows 7
3 27 (25.47%) Windows XP
4 16 (15.09%) Linux
4 16 (15.09%) Windows Server 2003
5 14 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
6 11 (10.38%) Windows 8
7 8 (7.55%) UNIX
8 7 (6.60%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (1.89%) AIX
9 2 (1.89%) Solaris
10 1 (0.94%) Windows NT
10 1 (0.94%) Windows Vista
10 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X Server
10 1 (0.94%) Android
10 1 (0.94%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (36.79%) ITIL
2 14 (13.21%) Release Management
3 11 (10.38%) Service Delivery
4 10 (9.43%) Migration
5 9 (8.49%) Service Desk Management
6 8 (7.55%) Service Management
7 6 (5.66%) ITSM
8 5 (4.72%) User Acceptance Testing
8 5 (4.72%) Data Migration
9 4 (3.77%) Functional Testing
9 4 (3.77%) Integration Testing
9 4 (3.77%) Document Management
9 4 (3.77%) Incident Management
10 3 (2.83%) Problem Management
10 3 (2.83%) Performance Monitoring
11 2 (1.89%) Software Distribution
11 2 (1.89%) Infrastructure Management
11 2 (1.89%) Configuration Management
12 1 (0.94%) Project Management
12 1 (0.94%) Change Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (15.09%) PowerShell
2 13 (12.26%) C
2 13 (12.26%) Shell Script
3 4 (3.77%) VB
3 4 (3.77%) SQL
4 2 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (7.55%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (3.77%) MCSE
2 4 (3.77%) Degree
3 3 (2.83%) MCP
3 3 (2.83%) A+ Certification
3 3 (2.83%) MCITP
4 2 (1.89%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 1 (0.94%) MOS
5 1 (0.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (0.94%) MCDST
5 1 (0.94%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (13.21%) ISO 9001
2 11 (10.38%) SLA
3 5 (4.72%) QA
4 1 (0.94%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 39 (36.79%) Active Directory
2 27 (25.47%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (12.26%) Oracle RMAN
3 13 (12.26%) XenServer
4 6 (5.66%) XenApp
4 6 (5.66%) vSphere
4 6 (5.66%) Microsoft App-V
5 4 (3.77%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.83%) ISA Server
7 1 (0.94%) VMware Workstation
7 1 (0.94%) Terminal Services
7 1 (0.94%) Hyper-V
7 1 (0.94%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 14 (13.21%) SCCM
2 13 (12.26%) Tivoli
3 4 (3.77%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.83%) AppManager
4 3 (2.83%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.89%) SCOM
5 2 (1.89%) Sysprep
5 2 (1.89%) DameWare
6 1 (0.94%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.94%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.94%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 52 (49.06%) Microsoft
2 31 (29.25%) Citrix
3 30 (28.30%) VMware
4 18 (16.98%) Oracle
5 16 (15.09%) Cisco
6 13 (12.26%) JBoss
7 11 (10.38%) HP
8 10 (9.43%) Dell
9 7 (6.60%) Altiris
9 7 (6.60%) McAfee
10 6 (5.66%) AppSense
11 5 (4.72%) SolarWinds
11 5 (4.72%) CA
12 4 (3.77%) 3PAR
12 4 (3.77%) Open Text
13 3 (2.83%) Compaq
14 2 (1.89%) EMC
14 2 (1.89%) NetApp
14 2 (1.89%) Remedy
14 2 (1.89%) Sophos
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