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 12 February 2016 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LANDesk
Rank 380 396 377
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -19
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 28 19 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.090% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.33% 0.20% 0.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 12 15
Average daily rate £218 £350 £263
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-37.85% +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £113 £162 £227
10% offered a daily rate of more than £330 £425 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £140 £325 £235
% change year-on-year
-56.92% +38.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 3
Average hourly rate £14.00 £13.00 £13.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £14.86 £12.00
% change year-on-year
-0.74% +23.83%
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
8591 9589 9860
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 40.57% 45.21% 44.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 5620 6357 6319
Average daily rate £438 £425 £418
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +1.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 148 198 221
Average hourly rate £22.00 £19.03 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.63% +2.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £12.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £36.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 12 February 2016.

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 12 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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 +33 3 £300 -25.00% 1
Carshalton - 1 - -
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 40 (81.63%) Active Directory
2 39 (79.59%) Windows
3 33 (67.35%) Microsoft
4 30 (61.22%) MS Office
5 27 (55.10%) Windows Server 2003
6 26 (53.06%) Windows 7
7 23 (46.94%) Finance
8 22 (44.90%) VPN
9 21 (42.86%) Service Management
10 20 (40.82%) Legal
11 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
11 19 (38.78%) ITSM
12 18 (36.73%) Wi-Fi
13 12 (24.49%) ITIL
14 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
15 9 (18.37%) Migration
16 8 (16.33%) VMware
16 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
17 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
17 7 (14.29%) Tivoli
17 7 (14.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
18 6 (12.24%) Internet
18 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
18 6 (12.24%) HP
18 6 (12.24%) Server Building
19 5 (10.20%) Cisco
19 5 (10.20%) LAN
19 5 (10.20%) Wireless
19 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
19 5 (10.20%) ITIL V3

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, 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 3 (6.12%) IBM Notes
1 3 (6.12%) SharePoint
2 2 (4.08%) IIS
2 2 (4.08%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.04%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (2.04%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.04%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 30 (61.22%) MS Office
2 6 (12.24%) MS Excel
3 3 (6.12%) MS PowerPoint
3 3 (6.12%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle Applications
1 2 (4.08%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (6.12%) Office 365
2 1 (2.04%) IaaS
2 1 (2.04%) SaaS
2 1 (2.04%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.90%) VPN
2 18 (36.73%) Wi-Fi
3 6 (12.24%) Internet
4 5 (10.20%) LAN
4 5 (10.20%) Wireless
5 4 (8.16%) SAN
5 4 (8.16%) WAN
6 3 (6.12%) Intranet
6 3 (6.12%) TCP/IP
6 3 (6.12%) VoIP
7 2 (4.08%) 3G
7 2 (4.08%) DHCP
7 2 (4.08%) DNS
7 2 (4.08%) Firewall
8 1 (2.04%) Cisco ASA
8 1 (2.04%) IP Telephony
8 1 (2.04%) OSPF
8 1 (2.04%) SNMP
8 1 (2.04%) Spanning Tree
8 1 (2.04%) TACACS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.08%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) JIRA
General
1 23 (46.94%) Finance
2 20 (40.82%) Legal
3 2 (4.08%) Law
4 1 (2.04%) French Language
4 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 19 (38.78%) IT Support
2 7 (14.29%) Analyst
3 6 (12.24%) Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Desktop Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Desktop Support
4 5 (10.20%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 5 (10.20%) Server Engineer
5 4 (8.16%) 2nd Line Support
6 3 (6.12%) Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (6.12%) Service Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Support Analyst
6 3 (6.12%) Tivoli Administrator
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Administrator
7 2 (4.08%) Deployment Analyst
7 2 (4.08%) Monitoring Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) Release Coordinator
7 2 (4.08%) Service Desk Support
7 2 (4.08%) Tivoli Monitoring Specialist
7 2 (4.08%) Windows Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.04%) .NET
1 1 (2.04%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (8.16%) Blackberry
2 2 (4.08%) Device Driver
2 2 (4.08%) NHS
3 1 (2.04%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 39 (79.59%) Windows
2 27 (55.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 26 (53.06%) Windows 7
4 19 (38.78%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (20.41%) Windows Server
6 7 (14.29%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (10.20%) Windows 8
8 4 (8.16%) Unix
8 4 (8.16%) Windows XP
9 1 (2.04%) Mac OS X
9 1 (2.04%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (42.86%) Service Management
2 19 (38.78%) ITSM
3 12 (24.49%) ITIL
4 9 (18.37%) Migration
5 6 (12.24%) Server Building
6 5 (10.20%) ITIL V3
7 4 (8.16%) Network Architecture
7 4 (8.16%) Service Desk Management
8 3 (6.12%) ITIL V2
9 2 (4.08%) PRINCE2
9 2 (4.08%) Project Management
10 1 (2.04%) Document Management
10 1 (2.04%) Information Security
10 1 (2.04%) Network Design
10 1 (2.04%) Network Management
10 1 (2.04%) Problem Management
10 1 (2.04%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.12%) C
2 2 (4.08%) PowerShell
2 2 (4.08%) SQL
2 2 (4.08%) VB
3 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (6.12%) Degree
2 2 (4.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
2 2 (4.08%) MCSE
2 2 (4.08%) Microsoft Certification
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
System Software
1 40 (81.63%) Active Directory
2 8 (16.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (6.12%) vSphere
4 2 (4.08%) ISA Server
4 2 (4.08%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.08%) VMware Server
4 2 (4.08%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (14.29%) Tivoli
1 7 (14.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
2 4 (8.16%) AppManager
3 3 (6.12%) Backup Exec
4 2 (4.08%) ThinApp
5 1 (2.04%) DameWare
5 1 (2.04%) SCCM
5 1 (2.04%) WSUS
Vendors
1 33 (67.35%) Microsoft
2 8 (16.33%) VMware
3 6 (12.24%) HP
4 5 (10.20%) Cisco
5 4 (8.16%) Citrix
5 4 (8.16%) Oracle
5 4 (8.16%) SolarWinds
6 3 (6.12%) 3PAR
6 3 (6.12%) Compaq
6 3 (6.12%) Lotus
7 2 (4.08%) AppSense
7 2 (4.08%) Aruba
7 2 (4.08%) Equitrac
7 2 (4.08%) iManage
7 2 (4.08%) OpenText
7 2 (4.08%) Toshiba
8 1 (2.04%) Aastra
8 1 (2.04%) CheckPoint