The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of LANDesk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LANDesk over the 3 months to 24 December 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 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 380 358 369
Rank change year-on-year
-22 +11
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 23 59 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.25% 0.091%
As % of the Vendors category 0.23% 0.54% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 32 11
Average daily rate
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£375 £263 £253
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+42.85% +3.96%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £166 £163 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £255 £333
% change year-on-year
+27.45% -23.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 0
Average hourly rate £19.88 £14.13 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+40.70% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £14.75 £18.69
% change year-on-year
-15.25% -21.05%
LANDesk
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10136 10906 9687
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.54% 45.83% 46.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6883 7164 6077
Average daily rate £425 £425 £405
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 246 234 301
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.40% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

LANDesk
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LANDesk across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

LANDesk Jobs Demand Trend in London

LANDesk
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LANDesk across the London region.

LANDesk Daily Rate Trend in London

LANDesk
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LANDesk across the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 2014.

LANDesk Daily Rate Histogram in London

LANDesk
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LANDesk across the London region.

LANDesk Hourly Rate Trend in London

LANDesk
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LANDesk within the London region over the 3 months to 24 December 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
City of London -2 12 £400 +52.38%
Chiswick - 1 - -
Carshalton - - - -
Docklands, London - - - -
Paddington - - - -
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 38 (62.30%) ITIL
2 34 (55.74%) Windows
3 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
4 23 (37.70%) VMware
5 22 (36.07%) Banking
6 21 (34.43%) Citrix
7 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
7 20 (32.79%) Windows 7
8 19 (31.15%) Oracle
9 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
9 18 (29.51%) ISO 9001
10 16 (26.23%) Linux
10 16 (26.23%) Release Management
11 15 (24.59%) PowerShell
11 15 (24.59%) C
12 14 (22.95%) WebLogic
12 14 (22.95%) JBoss
12 14 (22.95%) Tomcat
12 14 (22.95%) Tivoli
12 14 (22.95%) Shell Script
12 14 (22.95%) Oracle RMAN
12 14 (22.95%) WebSphere
12 14 (22.95%) GlassFish
12 14 (22.95%) XenServer
13 11 (18.03%) Finance
14 10 (16.39%) Service Desk Management
15 9 (14.75%) MSI
15 9 (14.75%) MS Office
15 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
16 8 (13.11%) MS Excel

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 14 (22.95%) WebLogic
1 14 (22.95%) JBoss
1 14 (22.95%) Tomcat
1 14 (22.95%) WebSphere
1 14 (22.95%) GlassFish
2 8 (13.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (6.56%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 3 (4.92%) SharePoint
5 2 (3.28%) CMS
6 1 (1.64%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.64%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.64%) Lync
Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MS Office
2 8 (13.11%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.92%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.64%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.64%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (8.20%) VPN
1 5 (8.20%) DNS
1 5 (8.20%) SAN
2 4 (6.56%) DHCP
2 4 (6.56%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.92%) LAN
4 2 (3.28%) VoIP
4 2 (3.28%) WAN
4 2 (3.28%) Firewall
4 2 (3.28%) Wireless
5 1 (1.64%) IPsec
5 1 (1.64%) SSH
5 1 (1.64%) VLAN
5 1 (1.64%) Network Security
5 1 (1.64%) NAS
5 1 (1.64%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.64%) SMTP
5 1 (1.64%) Internet
5 1 (1.64%) 3G
5 1 (1.64%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (14.75%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.92%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.28%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.64%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 9 (14.75%) MSI
2 1 (1.64%) Subversion
General
1 22 (36.07%) Banking
2 11 (18.03%) Finance
3 4 (6.56%) Law
4 2 (3.28%) Back Office
4 2 (3.28%) Local Government
5 1 (1.64%) Retail
5 1 (1.64%) Telecoms
5 1 (1.64%) Legal
Job Titles
1 17 (27.87%) Analyst
1 17 (27.87%) Administrator
2 10 (16.39%) Service Analyst
2 10 (16.39%) Linux Administrator
3 9 (14.75%) Service Desk Analyst
4 6 (9.84%) Applications Packager
4 6 (9.84%) Support Analyst
5 3 (4.92%) Consultant
5 3 (4.92%) 2nd Line Support
6 2 (3.28%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Technical Support Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) IT Support Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Technical Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) IT Administrator
6 2 (3.28%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (3.28%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (3.28%) Technical Support
6 2 (3.28%) IT Consultant
6 2 (3.28%) Support Engineer
6 2 (3.28%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.48%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.64%) OCX
Miscellaneous
1 8 (13.11%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.92%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.64%) iPhone
3 1 (1.64%) Kindle
3 1 (1.64%) Client/Server
3 1 (1.64%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.64%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.64%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.64%) CMDB
3 1 (1.64%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (55.74%) Windows
2 20 (32.79%) Windows 7
3 16 (26.23%) Linux
4 5 (8.20%) Windows XP
4 5 (8.20%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (6.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (4.92%) Windows 8
6 3 (4.92%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (4.92%) UNIX
7 1 (1.64%) Ubuntu
7 1 (1.64%) Android
7 1 (1.64%) Apple iOS
7 1 (1.64%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (1.64%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS
7 1 (1.64%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (62.30%) ITIL
2 16 (26.23%) Release Management
3 10 (16.39%) Service Desk Management
4 4 (6.56%) Document Management
4 4 (6.56%) Service Management
5 3 (4.92%) Service Delivery
5 3 (4.92%) Migration
6 2 (3.28%) Practice Management
6 2 (3.28%) Business Development
6 2 (3.28%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.28%) Change Management
6 2 (3.28%) Process Management
6 2 (3.28%) Change Control
7 1 (1.64%) Capacity Management
7 1 (1.64%) Coaching
7 1 (1.64%) Configuration Management
7 1 (1.64%) Project Management
7 1 (1.64%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.64%) ITSM
7 1 (1.64%) Data Protection
Programming Languages
1 15 (24.59%) C
1 15 (24.59%) PowerShell
2 14 (22.95%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.28%) SQL
4 1 (1.64%) VB
Qualifications
1 6 (9.84%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (4.92%) MCP
2 3 (4.92%) MCSE
2 3 (4.92%) Degree
3 2 (3.28%) MCDST
3 2 (3.28%) Security Cleared
3 2 (3.28%) MCITP
3 2 (3.28%) MCSA
3 2 (3.28%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (3.28%) MOS
4 1 (1.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.64%) A+ Certification
4 1 (1.64%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.64%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 1 (1.64%) MCTS
4 1 (1.64%) SC Cleared
4 1 (1.64%) CTC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (29.51%) ISO 9001
2 4 (6.56%) SLA
System Software
1 20 (32.79%) VMware Infrastructure
2 18 (29.51%) Active Directory
3 14 (22.95%) Oracle RMAN
3 14 (22.95%) XenServer
4 8 (13.11%) XenDesktop
4 8 (13.11%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (3.28%) XenApp
6 1 (1.64%) Squid
6 1 (1.64%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.64%) VMware ESX
6 1 (1.64%) OpenSSH
6 1 (1.64%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 14 (22.95%) Tivoli
2 3 (4.92%) SCCM
3 1 (1.64%) SCOM
3 1 (1.64%) AppManager
3 1 (1.64%) MAILsweeper
3 1 (1.64%) DameWare
3 1 (1.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 28 (45.90%) Microsoft
2 23 (37.70%) VMware
3 21 (34.43%) Citrix
4 19 (31.15%) Oracle
5 6 (9.84%) Cisco
6 5 (8.20%) HP
6 5 (8.20%) Cyber-Ark
7 4 (6.56%) Open Text
8 3 (4.92%) Dell
8 3 (4.92%) AppSense
9 2 (3.28%) Wyse
9 2 (3.28%) Apple
10 1 (1.64%) Sophos
10 1 (1.64%) Websense
10 1 (1.64%) Avaya
10 1 (1.64%) StorageTek
10 1 (1.64%) Red Hat
10 1 (1.64%) EMC
10 1 (1.64%) Compaq
10 1 (1.64%) Adobe