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 August 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LANDesk
Rank 376 401 404
Rank change year-on-year
+25 +3
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 39 32 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.16% 0.13% 0.100%
As % of the Vendors category 0.38% 0.29% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 25 17
Average daily rate
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£275 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £202 £172
10% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £365 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £238 £275
% change year-on-year
+22.10% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 6 1
Average hourly rate £16.25 £17.67 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-8.01% -29.34%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £13.50 £13.63
% change year-on-year
+29.59% -0.91%
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
10206 10898 11475
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 43.03% 45.52% 45.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 6721 6830 7368
Average daily rate £425 £425 £423
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £238 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £580 £588
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 219 233 261
Average hourly rate £18.25 £19.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.94% -2.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.46 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.50 £33.00 £48.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -9.32%

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 August 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
Hourly Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LANDesk across the London region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

LANDesk Hourly Rate Histogram 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 August 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
City of London +6 19 £275 -8.33%
Croydon - 1 £325 -
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 40 (63.49%) Active Directory
2 34 (53.97%) Windows
3 28 (44.44%) ITIL
4 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 19 (30.16%) MS Office
6 17 (26.98%) SharePoint
6 17 (26.98%) Tivoli
7 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
7 16 (25.40%) Service Management
7 16 (25.40%) ITSM
8 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
9 14 (22.22%) Migration
10 13 (20.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
10 13 (20.63%) DNS
11 11 (17.46%) DHCP
11 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
11 11 (17.46%) VMware
12 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
12 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
13 9 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
14 8 (12.70%) Finance
14 8 (12.70%) MCSE
14 8 (12.70%) QA
14 8 (12.70%) Windows 7
15 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
15 7 (11.11%) Server Building
15 7 (11.11%) Oracle
15 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
15 7 (11.11%) VPN
16 6 (9.52%) Document Management

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 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 17 (26.98%) SharePoint
2 4 (6.35%) MS Exchange
3 3 (4.76%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (3.17%) Lync
5 1 (1.59%) SharePoint 2013
5 1 (1.59%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 19 (30.16%) MS Office
2 11 (17.46%) MS Excel
3 6 (9.52%) MS Visio
4 5 (7.94%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (4.76%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (3.17%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (1.59%) Oracle Applications
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.59%) SaaS
1 1 (1.59%) Office 365
1 1 (1.59%) IaaS
1 1 (1.59%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 13 (20.63%) DNS
2 11 (17.46%) DHCP
3 7 (11.11%) VPN
4 6 (9.52%) SAN
5 5 (7.94%) Firewall
6 3 (4.76%) TCP/IP
7 2 (3.17%) VoIP
8 1 (1.59%) WAN
8 1 (1.59%) Internet
8 1 (1.59%) LAN
8 1 (1.59%) VLAN
8 1 (1.59%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (11.11%) SQL Server
2 6 (9.52%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (1.59%) SQL Server 2012
3 1 (1.59%) Oracle Database
General
1 8 (12.70%) Finance
2 3 (4.76%) Legal
2 3 (4.76%) Banking
3 2 (3.17%) Telecoms
3 2 (3.17%) Local Government
4 1 (1.59%) Retail
4 1 (1.59%) Investment Banking
4 1 (1.59%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (33.33%) Analyst
2 10 (15.87%) Desktop Support
3 9 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 9 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 9 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (12.70%) Desktop Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) Server Engineer
4 8 (12.70%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 7 (11.11%) Incident Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Change Manager
6 6 (9.52%) Support Analyst
7 5 (7.94%) 1st Line Support
8 4 (6.35%) IT Support
8 4 (6.35%) IT Support Analyst
9 3 (4.76%) Administrator
9 3 (4.76%) Security Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) Service Manager
10 2 (3.17%) Senior Analyst
10 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (3.17%) Middleware
1 2 (3.17%) Regular Expression
2 1 (1.59%) HTML
2 1 (1.59%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 4 (6.35%) Client/Server
1 4 (6.35%) Blackberry
2 3 (4.76%) Computer Science
2 3 (4.76%) CMDB
2 3 (4.76%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (3.17%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (3.17%) Thin Client
3 2 (3.17%) Fat Client
3 2 (3.17%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.17%) PMI
4 1 (1.59%) NHS
4 1 (1.59%) GIS
4 1 (1.59%) Clustering
4 1 (1.59%) LLPG
4 1 (1.59%) Private Cloud
4 1 (1.59%) iPad
Operating Systems
1 34 (53.97%) Windows
2 21 (33.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 15 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
4 10 (15.87%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (12.70%) Windows 7
6 6 (9.52%) Windows XP
7 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.17%) Mac OS X
8 2 (3.17%) Linux
8 2 (3.17%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.17%) Android
9 1 (1.59%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (44.44%) ITIL
2 16 (25.40%) Service Management
2 16 (25.40%) ITSM
3 14 (22.22%) Migration
4 7 (11.11%) Server Building
5 6 (9.52%) Document Management
5 6 (9.52%) Service Desk Management
6 5 (7.94%) Change Management
6 5 (7.94%) PRINCE2
7 4 (6.35%) Project Management
7 4 (6.35%) Incident Management
8 3 (4.76%) Time Management
8 3 (4.76%) ITIL V3
9 2 (3.17%) SIEM
9 2 (3.17%) Continuous Improvement
9 2 (3.17%) Vulnerability Management
9 2 (3.17%) Risk Assessment
9 2 (3.17%) Information Security
9 2 (3.17%) Configuration Management
9 2 (3.17%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (9.52%) SQL
2 5 (7.94%) VB
3 1 (1.59%) JavaScript
3 1 (1.59%) PHP
Qualifications
1 10 (15.87%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (14.29%) ITIL Certification
3 8 (12.70%) MCSE
4 6 (9.52%) Degree
5 3 (4.76%) PMI Certification
6 2 (3.17%) MCSA
6 2 (3.17%) PRINCE2 Certification
7 1 (1.59%) PMP
7 1 (1.59%) CCNA
7 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (1.59%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (1.59%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 1 (1.59%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (12.70%) QA
2 3 (4.76%) SLA
3 2 (3.17%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 40 (63.49%) Active Directory
2 7 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (3.17%) XenApp
3 2 (3.17%) BitLocker
4 1 (1.59%) Hyper-V
4 1 (1.59%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 17 (26.98%) Tivoli
2 13 (20.63%) Tivoli Monitoring
3 3 (4.76%) AirWatch
4 2 (3.17%) DameWare
4 2 (3.17%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
5 1 (1.59%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 16 (25.40%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.46%) VMware
3 7 (11.11%) Oracle
4 6 (9.52%) OpenText
5 5 (7.94%) Remedy
5 5 (7.94%) Citrix
6 4 (6.35%) Adobe
6 4 (6.35%) Wyse
6 4 (6.35%) ServiceNow
7 2 (3.17%) AppSense
7 2 (3.17%) Qualys
7 2 (3.17%) Sophos
7 2 (3.17%) HP
7 2 (3.17%) Dell
7 2 (3.17%) BMC
7 2 (3.17%) Apple
8 1 (1.59%) Mapinfo
8 1 (1.59%) Lotus
8 1 (1.59%) Nortel