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 28 November 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
28 Nov 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 381 373 371
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -2
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 34 49 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.20% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.32% 0.43% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 26 7
Average daily rate
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£319 £263 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+21.42% +22.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £165 £163 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £500 £325
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £284 £275
% change year-on-year
+1.32% +3.18%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 4 2
Average hourly rate £17.50 £14.13 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.89% -21.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.30 £13.00 £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.40 £18.58 £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £15.50 £17.75
% change year-on-year
-6.45% -12.67%
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
10611 11288 10316
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.10% 45.56% 46.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 7281 7451 6438
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 266 234 299
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.68 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.07% -11.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.21
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.00 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 28 November 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 28 November 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 +34 18 £338 +28.57% 3
Docklands, London - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Carshalton - - - -
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 44 (66.67%) ITIL
2 39 (59.09%) Windows
3 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
4 29 (43.94%) VMware
5 27 (40.91%) Banking
5 27 (40.91%) Citrix
6 26 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
7 24 (36.36%) Oracle
8 23 (34.85%) ISO 9001
9 21 (31.82%) Linux
9 21 (31.82%) Release Management
10 20 (30.30%) PowerShell
10 20 (30.30%) C
11 19 (28.79%) WebLogic
11 19 (28.79%) JBoss
11 19 (28.79%) Tomcat
11 19 (28.79%) Tivoli
11 19 (28.79%) Shell Script
11 19 (28.79%) Oracle RMAN
11 19 (28.79%) XenServer
11 19 (28.79%) WebSphere
11 19 (28.79%) GlassFish
12 18 (27.27%) Windows 7
13 17 (25.76%) Active Directory
14 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
15 10 (15.15%) MS Office
15 10 (15.15%) Finance
15 10 (15.15%) Service Desk Management
16 8 (12.12%) Microsoft App-V
16 8 (12.12%) MS Excel

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 November 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 19 (28.79%) WebLogic
1 19 (28.79%) JBoss
1 19 (28.79%) Tomcat
1 19 (28.79%) WebSphere
1 19 (28.79%) GlassFish
2 8 (12.12%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.58%) Exchange Server 2010
4 3 (4.55%) SharePoint
4 3 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (3.03%) CMS
6 1 (1.52%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (1.52%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.52%) Lync
Applications
1 10 (15.15%) MS Office
2 8 (12.12%) MS Excel
3 3 (4.55%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.52%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.52%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 5 (7.58%) VPN
1 5 (7.58%) DNS
1 5 (7.58%) SAN
2 4 (6.06%) DHCP
3 3 (4.55%) TCP/IP
3 3 (4.55%) LAN
4 2 (3.03%) Firewall
4 2 (3.03%) Internet
4 2 (3.03%) Wireless
4 2 (3.03%) VoIP
4 2 (3.03%) WAN
5 1 (1.52%) VLAN
5 1 (1.52%) Network Security
5 1 (1.52%) NAS
5 1 (1.52%) OpenVPN
5 1 (1.52%) SMTP
5 1 (1.52%) Intranet
5 1 (1.52%) 3G
5 1 (1.52%) OSPF
5 1 (1.52%) BGP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.55%) Crystal Reports
3 2 (3.03%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (1.52%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 8 (12.12%) MSI
2 1 (1.52%) Subversion
General
1 27 (40.91%) Banking
2 10 (15.15%) Finance
3 4 (6.06%) Law
4 3 (4.55%) Back Office
5 2 (3.03%) Local Government
6 1 (1.52%) Retail
6 1 (1.52%) Legal
6 1 (1.52%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (33.33%) Administrator
2 17 (25.76%) Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) Service Analyst
3 10 (15.15%) Linux Administrator
4 9 (13.64%) Service Desk Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Support Analyst
5 5 (7.58%) Applications Packager
6 3 (4.55%) Consultant
6 3 (4.55%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (3.03%) Help Desk Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Technical Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) Applications Manager
7 2 (3.03%) Technical Support Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) IT Support Analyst
7 2 (3.03%) Server Engineer
7 2 (3.03%) IT Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) IT Consultant
7 2 (3.03%) Systems Administrator
7 2 (3.03%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.61%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.12%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.55%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.03%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.03%) Client/Server
3 2 (3.03%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.52%) Mathematics
4 1 (1.52%) CMDB
4 1 (1.52%) Kindle
4 1 (1.52%) CLARiiON
Operating Systems
1 39 (59.09%) Windows
2 21 (31.82%) Linux
3 18 (27.27%) Windows 7
4 6 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
5 5 (7.58%) Windows XP
6 4 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
6 4 (6.06%) Windows 8
7 3 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.55%) UNIX
8 1 (1.52%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (1.52%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS
8 1 (1.52%) Apple iOS
8 1 (1.52%) Android
8 1 (1.52%) Mac OS X
8 1 (1.52%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (66.67%) ITIL
2 21 (31.82%) Release Management
3 10 (15.15%) Service Desk Management
4 5 (7.58%) Service Management
5 4 (6.06%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.06%) Document Management
6 3 (4.55%) Problem Management
6 3 (4.55%) Migration
7 2 (3.03%) Process Management
7 2 (3.03%) Change Management
7 2 (3.03%) Practice Management
7 2 (3.03%) Configuration Management
7 2 (3.03%) Change Control
7 2 (3.03%) Business Development
8 1 (1.52%) Incident Management
8 1 (1.52%) Data Migration
8 1 (1.52%) Data Protection
8 1 (1.52%) Network Management
8 1 (1.52%) Root Cause Analysis
8 1 (1.52%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 20 (30.30%) PowerShell
1 20 (30.30%) C
2 19 (28.79%) Shell Script
3 2 (3.03%) SQL
4 1 (1.52%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (10.61%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.06%) MCSE
3 3 (4.55%) Degree
3 3 (4.55%) MCP
4 2 (3.03%) MCDST
4 2 (3.03%) ITIL Certification
4 2 (3.03%) MCSA
4 2 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.03%) Security Cleared
4 2 (3.03%) MOS
4 2 (3.03%) MCITP
5 1 (1.52%) SC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) CTC Cleared
5 1 (1.52%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.52%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.52%) MCTS
5 1 (1.52%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (34.85%) ISO 9001
2 5 (7.58%) SLA
System Software
1 26 (39.39%) VMware Infrastructure
2 19 (28.79%) Oracle RMAN
2 19 (28.79%) XenServer
3 17 (25.76%) Active Directory
4 8 (12.12%) Microsoft App-V
4 8 (12.12%) XenDesktop
5 2 (3.03%) XenApp
5 2 (3.03%) vSphere
6 1 (1.52%) Squid
6 1 (1.52%) OpenSSH
6 1 (1.52%) Terminal Services
6 1 (1.52%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 19 (28.79%) Tivoli
2 4 (6.06%) SCCM
3 2 (3.03%) DameWare
4 1 (1.52%) SCOM
4 1 (1.52%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.52%) AppManager
4 1 (1.52%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (48.48%) Microsoft
2 29 (43.94%) VMware
3 27 (40.91%) Citrix
4 24 (36.36%) Oracle
5 6 (9.09%) HP
5 6 (9.09%) Cyber-Ark
6 5 (7.58%) Cisco
7 4 (6.06%) Open Text
7 4 (6.06%) Dell
8 3 (4.55%) Wyse
8 3 (4.55%) AppSense
9 2 (3.03%) Altiris
9 2 (3.03%) Apple
10 1 (1.52%) Brocade
10 1 (1.52%) Polycom
10 1 (1.52%) 3PAR
10 1 (1.52%) SolarWinds
10 1 (1.52%) Kaspersky
10 1 (1.52%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.52%) ServiceNow
West London
Vadis People
Rate: circ £175 per day
Posted: 6 days ago
City of London
Deerfoot IT
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
Posted: 22 days ago