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 26 March 2015 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
26 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LANDesk
Rank 383 378 347
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -31
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 14 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.065% 0.097% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.15% 0.22% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 15 18
Average daily rate
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£300 £275 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.09% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £160 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £388 £465 £451
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £235 £248
% change year-on-year
+17.02% -5.05%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Average hourly rate £16.50 - £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £10.50
% change year-on-year
+12.00% +19.04%
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
9582 9959 9286
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.61% 44.04% 45.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 6242 6409 5976
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 204 223 220
Average hourly rate £18.70 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £14.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £37.50 £40.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £17.50 £18.46
% change year-on-year
-2.85% -5.20%

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 26 March 2015.

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 26 March 2015. 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
Chiswick +12 1 - - 1
City of London - - - - 1
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 16 (43.24%) ITIL
3 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
4 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
5 9 (24.32%) Citrix
5 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
6 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
7 7 (18.92%) Finance
8 6 (16.22%) VMware
8 6 (16.22%) SQL
8 6 (16.22%) Blackberry
8 6 (16.22%) MSI
8 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
9 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop
9 5 (13.51%) Oracle
9 5 (13.51%) DNS
9 5 (13.51%) ISO 9001
9 5 (13.51%) Microsoft App-V
9 5 (13.51%) Banking
10 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
10 4 (10.81%) Release Management
10 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
10 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
10 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
10 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
11 3 (8.11%) XenApp
11 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
11 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
11 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Management
11 3 (8.11%) Cisco

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 March 2015, 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 9 (24.32%) MS Exchange
2 3 (8.11%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.41%) GlassFish
3 2 (5.41%) WebSphere
3 2 (5.41%) JBoss
3 2 (5.41%) Tomcat
3 2 (5.41%) WebLogic
3 2 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.41%) Lync
4 1 (2.70%) CMS
4 1 (2.70%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (8.11%) MS Office
2 2 (5.41%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.70%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (2.70%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.70%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 5 (13.51%) DNS
2 4 (10.81%) TCP/IP
3 3 (8.11%) SAN
3 3 (8.11%) LAN
3 3 (8.11%) WAN
3 3 (8.11%) Firewall
4 2 (5.41%) VPN
5 1 (2.70%) NAS
5 1 (2.70%) PABX
5 1 (2.70%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.70%) DHCP
5 1 (2.70%) SMTP
5 1 (2.70%) VoIP
5 1 (2.70%) Wireless
5 1 (2.70%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (10.81%) SQL Server
2 3 (8.11%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (5.41%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.41%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 6 (16.22%) MSI
General
1 7 (18.92%) Finance
2 5 (13.51%) Banking
3 2 (5.41%) Local Government
3 2 (5.41%) Law
3 2 (5.41%) Telecoms
3 2 (5.41%) Back Office
4 1 (2.70%) Electronics
4 1 (2.70%) Manufacturing
4 1 (2.70%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 10 (27.03%) Analyst
2 9 (24.32%) Consultant
3 5 (13.51%) Support Analyst
4 4 (10.81%) Service Analyst
5 3 (8.11%) Desktop Support
5 3 (8.11%) 2nd Line Support
5 3 (8.11%) Applications Packager
5 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Desktop Analyst
6 2 (5.41%) Technical Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) Server Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Applications Manager
6 2 (5.41%) Administrator
6 2 (5.41%) IT Consultant
6 2 (5.41%) IT Support
6 2 (5.41%) Wintel Server Engineer
6 2 (5.41%) Wintel Engineer
7 1 (2.70%) Desktop Manager
7 1 (2.70%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.41%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.70%) OCX
2 1 (2.70%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (16.22%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.41%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (5.41%) iPhone
3 1 (2.70%) DTV
3 1 (2.70%) NHS
3 1 (2.70%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.70%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.70%) CLARiiON
3 1 (2.70%) Clustering
3 1 (2.70%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 22 (59.46%) Windows
2 10 (27.03%) Windows 7
3 6 (16.22%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (10.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (8.11%) Windows 8
5 3 (8.11%) Linux
5 3 (8.11%) Windows XP
6 2 (5.41%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000 Server
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 1 (2.70%) Android
7 1 (2.70%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.70%) Mac OS X
7 1 (2.70%) Windows 2000
7 1 (2.70%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (43.24%) ITIL
2 4 (10.81%) Incident Management
2 4 (10.81%) Release Management
3 3 (8.11%) Service Desk Management
3 3 (8.11%) Migration
4 2 (5.41%) Problem Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Management
4 2 (5.41%) Process Management
4 2 (5.41%) Service Delivery
4 2 (5.41%) Change Management
4 2 (5.41%) Time Management
5 1 (2.70%) Coaching
5 1 (2.70%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.70%) Data Architecture
5 1 (2.70%) Process Improvement
5 1 (2.70%) Capacity Management
5 1 (2.70%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.70%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (2.70%) Business Intelligence
5 1 (2.70%) Practice Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (16.22%) SQL
2 2 (5.41%) C
2 2 (5.41%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.41%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (5.41%) Degree
1 2 (5.41%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (5.41%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) CTC Cleared
2 1 (2.70%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.70%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.70%) MCP
2 1 (2.70%) MCDST
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (13.51%) ISO 9001
System Software
1 13 (35.14%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.51%) XenDesktop
2 5 (13.51%) Microsoft App-V
3 4 (10.81%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (8.11%) XenApp
5 2 (5.41%) XenServer
6 1 (2.70%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.70%) VMware ESX
6 1 (2.70%) Squid
Systems Management
1 3 (8.11%) SCCM
2 2 (5.41%) Oracle RMAN
2 2 (5.41%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.70%) DameWare
3 1 (2.70%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.70%) SCOM
Vendors
1 9 (24.32%) Citrix
2 8 (21.62%) Microsoft
3 6 (16.22%) VMware
4 5 (13.51%) Oracle
5 3 (8.11%) Cisco
6 2 (5.41%) Wyse
6 2 (5.41%) HP
6 2 (5.41%) Dell
6 2 (5.41%) Remedy
6 2 (5.41%) Cyber-Ark
7 1 (2.70%) MobileIron
7 1 (2.70%) StorageTek
7 1 (2.70%) Red Hat
7 1 (2.70%) Apple
7 1 (2.70%) Websense
7 1 (2.70%) SAP
7 1 (2.70%) EMC
7 1 (2.70%) Nortel
7 1 (2.70%) Adobe
7 1 (2.70%) Sun