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 22 September 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
22 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 516 487 499
Rank change year-on-year
-29 +12
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 66 58 81
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.13% 0.12% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.26% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 26 31
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £220
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +25.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £139 £195 £130
10% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £343 £360
UK excluding London average daily rate £214 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
-28.75% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 8 15
Average hourly rate £16.25 £15.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% -6.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.75 £11.08 £12.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.45 £20.70 £23.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £16.00
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
23914 22379 24954
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.59% 46.38% 46.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 13784 12879 13086
Average daily rate £400 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +0.64%
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 1098 1021 1275
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +2.70%

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 22 September 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 22 September 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 +25 35 £300 +50.00% 16
South East -8 14 £238 -29.62% 4
South West -31 4 £140 - 4
North West -4 3 - - 1
East of England -45 3 - - 2
Yorkshire -1 1 - - 2
West Midlands -12 1 £80 -70.90% 1
North East - - - -
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UK

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 (66.67%) Windows
2 60 (52.63%) Microsoft
3 52 (45.61%) ITIL
4 41 (35.96%) Active Directory
5 35 (30.70%) VMware
5 35 (30.70%) Windows 7
6 33 (28.95%) Citrix
7 32 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
8 30 (26.32%) MS Office
9 23 (20.18%) MS Excel
9 23 (20.18%) Banking
10 22 (19.30%) Windows XP
10 22 (19.30%) Oracle
11 19 (16.67%) Linux
11 19 (16.67%) PowerShell
12 17 (14.91%) C
12 17 (14.91%) Cisco
12 17 (14.91%) ISO 9001
13 16 (14.04%) WebLogic
13 16 (14.04%) JBoss
13 16 (14.04%) Tomcat
13 16 (14.04%) Shell Script
13 16 (14.04%) Tivoli
13 16 (14.04%) Oracle RMAN
13 16 (14.04%) WebSphere
13 16 (14.04%) Release Management
13 16 (14.04%) GlassFish
13 16 (14.04%) XenServer
14 15 (13.16%) SLA
15 14 (12.28%) Service Delivery

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 September 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 16 (14.04%) WebLogic
1 16 (14.04%) Tomcat
1 16 (14.04%) WebSphere
1 16 (14.04%) GlassFish
2 13 (11.40%) MS Exchange
3 6 (5.26%) SharePoint
4 4 (3.51%) Lync
5 3 (2.63%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (2.63%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 3 (2.63%) IBM Notes
6 2 (1.75%) Lotus Domino
6 2 (1.75%) IIS
6 2 (1.75%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (0.88%) WorkSite
7 1 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (0.88%) CMS
Applications
1 30 (26.32%) MS Office
2 23 (20.18%) MS Excel
3 10 (8.77%) MS Visio
4 6 (5.26%) MS PowerPoint
5 5 (4.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.88%) Dynamics NAV
1 1 (0.88%) Remedy ITSM
Communications & Networking
1 12 (10.53%) LAN
2 9 (7.89%) VPN
2 9 (7.89%) SAN
3 8 (7.02%) DNS
4 7 (6.14%) DHCP
5 6 (5.26%) Firewall
5 6 (5.26%) WAN
6 4 (3.51%) Wireless
6 4 (3.51%) VoIP
7 3 (2.63%) TCP/IP
7 3 (2.63%) Internet
7 3 (2.63%) 3G
8 2 (1.75%) NAS
9 1 (0.88%) OpenVPN
9 1 (0.88%) Cisco Nexus
9 1 (0.88%) DMZ
9 1 (0.88%) Intranet
9 1 (0.88%) OSPF
9 1 (0.88%) BGP
9 1 (0.88%) IPsec
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.40%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (4.39%) MSI
2 1 (0.88%) Subversion
General
1 23 (20.18%) Banking
2 11 (9.65%) Finance
3 3 (2.63%) Law
3 3 (2.63%) Back Office
3 3 (2.63%) Retail
4 2 (1.75%) Local Government
4 2 (1.75%) Advertising
4 2 (1.75%) Telecoms
5 1 (0.88%) Legal
5 1 (0.88%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 40 (35.09%) Analyst
2 27 (23.68%) Service Analyst
3 19 (16.67%) Administrator
4 18 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
5 14 (12.28%) Support Engineer
6 9 (7.89%) Linux Administrator
7 7 (6.14%) Server Engineer
7 7 (6.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 7 (6.14%) Support Analyst
7 7 (6.14%) Desktop Support
8 6 (5.26%) Architect
8 6 (5.26%) Help Desk Analyst
8 6 (5.26%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) Technical Support
9 5 (4.39%) Applications Packager
10 4 (3.51%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (3.51%) Metrics Analyst
10 4 (3.51%) IT Support
10 4 (3.51%) Service Improvement Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.39%) Application Packaging
2 2 (1.75%) .NET
2 2 (1.75%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 12 (10.53%) Blackberry
2 5 (4.39%) iPhone
3 4 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (3.51%) NHS
4 2 (1.75%) Thin Client
4 2 (1.75%) Device Driver
4 2 (1.75%) Client/Server
4 2 (1.75%) iPad
4 2 (1.75%) CMDB
4 2 (1.75%) Fat Client
4 2 (1.75%) Video Conferencing
5 1 (0.88%) Kindle
5 1 (0.88%) Replication
5 1 (0.88%) PDA
5 1 (0.88%) Mathematics
5 1 (0.88%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 76 (66.67%) Windows
2 35 (30.70%) Windows 7
3 22 (19.30%) Windows XP
4 19 (16.67%) Linux
5 13 (11.40%) Windows Server 2003
6 10 (8.77%) Windows Server 2008
7 9 (7.89%) Windows 8
8 8 (7.02%) UNIX
9 7 (6.14%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (2.63%) Mac OS
11 2 (1.75%) Apple iOS
11 2 (1.75%) Windows Vista
11 2 (1.75%) AIX
11 2 (1.75%) Solaris
12 1 (0.88%) Windows NT
12 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X Server
12 1 (0.88%) Android
12 1 (0.88%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 52 (45.61%) ITIL
2 16 (14.04%) Release Management
3 14 (12.28%) Service Delivery
4 13 (11.40%) Service Management
5 9 (7.89%) Migration
5 9 (7.89%) Service Desk Management
6 5 (4.39%) Data Migration
6 5 (4.39%) Document Management
7 4 (3.51%) Incident Management
7 4 (3.51%) ITSM
8 2 (1.75%) Problem Management
8 2 (1.75%) User Acceptance Testing
8 2 (1.75%) Change Control
8 2 (1.75%) Software Distribution
8 2 (1.75%) Infrastructure Management
8 2 (1.75%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (0.88%) Network Monitoring
9 1 (0.88%) Line Management
9 1 (0.88%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (0.88%) Functional Testing
Programming Languages
1 19 (16.67%) PowerShell
2 17 (14.91%) C
3 16 (14.04%) Shell Script
4 4 (3.51%) VB
4 4 (3.51%) SQL
5 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (8.77%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (5.26%) MCSE
3 4 (3.51%) MCP
3 4 (3.51%) MCITP
4 3 (2.63%) Degree
4 3 (2.63%) A+ Certification
5 2 (1.75%) MOS
5 2 (1.75%) MCTS
5 2 (1.75%) MCSA
5 2 (1.75%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) Security Cleared
6 1 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 1 (0.88%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (14.91%) ISO 9001
2 15 (13.16%) SLA
3 1 (0.88%) COBIT
3 1 (0.88%) QA
3 1 (0.88%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 41 (35.96%) Active Directory
2 32 (28.07%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (14.04%) Oracle RMAN
3 16 (14.04%) XenServer
4 6 (5.26%) vSphere
5 4 (3.51%) XenDesktop
6 3 (2.63%) XenApp
6 3 (2.63%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (2.63%) ISA Server
7 2 (1.75%) Terminal Services
8 1 (0.88%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (0.88%) Hyper-V
8 1 (0.88%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 16 (14.04%) Tivoli
2 12 (10.53%) SCCM
3 4 (3.51%) Backup Exec
4 3 (2.63%) AppManager
4 3 (2.63%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (1.75%) SCOM
5 2 (1.75%) Sysprep
5 2 (1.75%) DameWare
6 1 (0.88%) MAILsweeper
6 1 (0.88%) FortiGate
6 1 (0.88%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 60 (52.63%) Microsoft
2 35 (30.70%) VMware
3 33 (28.95%) Citrix
4 22 (19.30%) Oracle
5 17 (14.91%) Cisco
6 16 (14.04%) JBoss
7 10 (8.77%) HP
8 9 (7.89%) Dell
9 7 (6.14%) McAfee
9 7 (6.14%) Altiris
10 5 (4.39%) SolarWinds
10 5 (4.39%) AppSense
10 5 (4.39%) Open Text
10 5 (4.39%) CA
11 4 (3.51%) 3PAR
12 3 (2.63%) Sophos
12 3 (2.63%) Lotus
12 3 (2.63%) Compaq
12 3 (2.63%) Cyber-Ark
13 2 (1.75%) EMC
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