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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 395 386 394
Rank change year-on-year
-9 +8
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 31 34 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.13% 0.13% 0.091%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 21 12
Average daily rate
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£300 £225 £195
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+33.33% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £163 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £263 £321
UK excluding London average daily rate £248 £300 £140
% change year-on-year
-17.50% +114.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 2
Average hourly rate £18.75 - £18.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.75 - £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.44 - £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £13.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -22.85%
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
11051 11496 11260
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.82% 45.37% 46.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 7406 7585 6983
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 278 230 302
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.38
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -9.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.04 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £38.73 £44.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 October 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 October 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 +25 17 £338 +28.57% 5
Docklands, London - - - -
Paddington - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 42 (65.63%) ITIL
3 37 (57.81%) Microsoft
4 35 (54.69%) VMware
5 32 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
6 29 (45.31%) Banking
6 29 (45.31%) Citrix
7 24 (37.50%) Oracle
8 23 (35.94%) Linux
8 23 (35.94%) ISO 9001
9 22 (34.38%) PowerShell
10 20 (31.25%) C
10 20 (31.25%) Active Directory
11 19 (29.69%) Shell Script
11 19 (29.69%) Tivoli
11 19 (29.69%) WebLogic
11 19 (29.69%) JBoss
11 19 (29.69%) Tomcat
11 19 (29.69%) Oracle RMAN
11 19 (29.69%) XenServer
11 19 (29.69%) WebSphere
11 19 (29.69%) GlassFish
11 19 (29.69%) Release Management
12 18 (28.13%) Windows 7
13 13 (20.31%) MS Office
13 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
14 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
15 10 (15.63%) Cisco
15 10 (15.63%) Finance
16 9 (14.06%) MSI

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (29.69%) WebLogic
1 19 (29.69%) JBoss
1 19 (29.69%) Tomcat
1 19 (29.69%) WebSphere
1 19 (29.69%) GlassFish
2 7 (10.94%) MS Exchange
3 5 (7.81%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (3.13%) Exchange Server 2007
5 2 (3.13%) Lync
5 2 (3.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (1.56%) CMS
6 1 (1.56%) WorkSite
6 1 (1.56%) IIS
Applications
1 13 (20.31%) MS Office
2 11 (17.19%) MS Excel
3 4 (6.25%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.56%) MS PowerPoint
4 1 (1.56%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 1 (1.56%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 9 (14.06%) SAN
2 6 (9.38%) DNS
3 5 (7.81%) VPN
3 5 (7.81%) DHCP
3 5 (7.81%) LAN
4 4 (6.25%) WAN
5 3 (4.69%) Wireless
5 3 (4.69%) NAS
6 2 (3.13%) Firewall
6 2 (3.13%) Internet
6 2 (3.13%) 3G
6 2 (3.13%) VoIP
6 2 (3.13%) TCP/IP
7 1 (1.56%) SMTP
7 1 (1.56%) OSPF
7 1 (1.56%) BGP
7 1 (1.56%) IPsec
7 1 (1.56%) SSH
7 1 (1.56%) Network Security
7 1 (1.56%) OpenVPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (20.31%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.56%) Crystal Reports
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (1.56%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 9 (14.06%) MSI
2 1 (1.56%) Subversion
General
1 29 (45.31%) Banking
2 10 (15.63%) Finance
3 3 (4.69%) Back Office
4 2 (3.13%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.13%) Law
5 1 (1.56%) Legal
5 1 (1.56%) Retail
5 1 (1.56%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 22 (34.38%) Administrator
2 12 (18.75%) Analyst
3 10 (15.63%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (10.94%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.94%) Service Analyst
5 6 (9.38%) Server Engineer
6 5 (7.81%) Applications Packager
7 4 (6.25%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (6.25%) Architect
8 3 (4.69%) Support Analyst
8 3 (4.69%) Data Centre Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Data Centre Architect
9 2 (3.13%) Technical Support
9 2 (3.13%) Help Desk Analyst
9 2 (3.13%) Support Engineer
9 2 (3.13%) Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.13%) Data Architect
9 2 (3.13%) IT Administrator
9 2 (3.13%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (10.94%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.56%) .NET
2 1 (1.56%) ASP.NET
Miscellaneous
1 8 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.13%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
2 2 (3.13%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.13%) Thin Client
3 1 (1.56%) iPhone
3 1 (1.56%) Kindle
3 1 (1.56%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.56%) Device Driver
3 1 (1.56%) Replication
3 1 (1.56%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.56%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.56%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 43 (67.19%) Windows
2 23 (35.94%) Linux
3 18 (28.13%) Windows 7
4 8 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
5 7 (10.94%) UNIX
6 6 (9.38%) Windows XP
6 6 (9.38%) Windows Server 2003
7 5 (7.81%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.69%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.13%) Android
9 2 (3.13%) AIX
9 2 (3.13%) Solaris
10 1 (1.56%) Windows NT
10 1 (1.56%) Ubuntu
10 1 (1.56%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (1.56%) Mac OS
10 1 (1.56%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (65.63%) ITIL
2 19 (29.69%) Release Management
3 8 (12.50%) Service Desk Management
4 7 (10.94%) Migration
5 5 (7.81%) Data Migration
6 4 (6.25%) Document Management
6 4 (6.25%) Service Management
7 3 (4.69%) Service Delivery
8 2 (3.13%) Change Control
8 2 (3.13%) Software Distribution
8 2 (3.13%) Infrastructure Management
9 1 (1.56%) Line Management
9 1 (1.56%) Root Cause Analysis
9 1 (1.56%) Disaster Recovery
9 1 (1.56%) Practice Management
9 1 (1.56%) Data Protection
9 1 (1.56%) Network Management
9 1 (1.56%) Continuous Improvement
9 1 (1.56%) Process Management
9 1 (1.56%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (34.38%) PowerShell
2 20 (31.25%) C
3 19 (29.69%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.69%) VB
4 3 (4.69%) SQL
5 1 (1.56%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 7 (10.94%) Microsoft Certification
2 4 (6.25%) MCSE
3 3 (4.69%) MCP
4 2 (3.13%) MCITP
4 2 (3.13%) Degree
4 2 (3.13%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.13%) MCSA
4 2 (3.13%) MOS
5 1 (1.56%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.56%) MCDST
5 1 (1.56%) MCTS
5 1 (1.56%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.56%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 23 (35.94%) ISO 9001
2 6 (9.38%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 20 (31.25%) Active Directory
3 19 (29.69%) Oracle RMAN
3 19 (29.69%) XenServer
4 9 (14.06%) XenDesktop
5 7 (10.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 5 (7.81%) vSphere
7 2 (3.13%) ISA Server
8 1 (1.56%) VMware ESX
8 1 (1.56%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (1.56%) Terminal Services
8 1 (1.56%) Squid
8 1 (1.56%) XenApp
8 1 (1.56%) OpenSSH
Systems Management
1 19 (29.69%) Tivoli
2 7 (10.94%) SCCM
3 2 (3.13%) Backup Exec
3 2 (3.13%) AppManager
3 2 (3.13%) DameWare
4 1 (1.56%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.56%) MAILsweeper
4 1 (1.56%) SCOM
4 1 (1.56%) Cisco Prime
Vendors
1 37 (57.81%) Microsoft
2 35 (54.69%) VMware
3 29 (45.31%) Citrix
4 24 (37.50%) Oracle
5 10 (15.63%) Cisco
6 7 (10.94%) HP
6 7 (10.94%) Dell
6 7 (10.94%) Altiris
7 6 (9.38%) Cyber-Ark
8 5 (7.81%) CA
9 4 (6.25%) AppSense
9 4 (6.25%) Open Text
10 3 (4.69%) Wyse
10 3 (4.69%) SolarWinds
10 3 (4.69%) 3PAR
10 3 (4.69%) EMC
11 2 (3.13%) Compaq
11 2 (3.13%) Apple
11 2 (3.13%) ServiceNow
11 2 (3.13%) NetApp
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