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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LANDesk
Rank 384 386 359
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -27
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 24 29 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.11% 0.13% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.29% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 21 19
Average daily rate
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£438 £275 £213
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+59.09% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £174 £160 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £165 £220
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 1 1
Average hourly rate £19.88 £17.00 £115.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.91% -85.21%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -20.00%
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
9944 9997 9748
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.63% 44.10% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 6497 6519 6118
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £250 £268
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £595 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.21% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 254 207 289
Average hourly rate £19.01 £19.00 £21.34
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.03% -10.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £30.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -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 26 May 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 May 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 -4 1 £500 +28.20% 1
Kingston Upon Thames - 1 £375 -
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England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
3 13 (34.21%) Service Management
3 13 (34.21%) ITSM
4 8 (21.05%) QA
4 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (21.05%) Citrix
4 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
4 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
5 7 (18.42%) DNS
5 7 (18.42%) Finance
5 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
6 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
6 6 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
6 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
6 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
6 6 (15.79%) Blackberry
6 6 (15.79%) SQL
6 6 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
7 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
7 5 (13.16%) Remedy
7 5 (13.16%) XenApp
8 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
8 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
8 4 (10.53%) Firewall
8 4 (10.53%) Wyse
8 4 (10.53%) VMware
8 4 (10.53%) Time Management
8 4 (10.53%) MS Office

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 26 May 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 8 (21.05%) MS Exchange
1 8 (21.05%) SharePoint
2 4 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2010
3 3 (7.89%) Lync
Applications
1 4 (10.53%) MS Office
1 4 (10.53%) MS Excel
2 3 (7.89%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (2.63%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle Applications
Communications & Networking
1 7 (18.42%) DNS
2 4 (10.53%) Firewall
3 3 (7.89%) TCP/IP
4 2 (5.26%) VLAN
4 2 (5.26%) SAN
4 2 (5.26%) VPN
4 2 (5.26%) LAN
4 2 (5.26%) VoIP
4 2 (5.26%) WAN
4 2 (5.26%) DHCP
5 1 (2.63%) HTTPS
5 1 (2.63%) Internet
5 1 (2.63%) PABX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) Crystal Reports
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) Relational Database
3 2 (5.26%) SQL Server 2012
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (2.63%) MSI
General
1 7 (18.42%) Finance
2 2 (5.26%) Legal
2 2 (5.26%) Telecoms
2 2 (5.26%) Back Office
3 1 (2.63%) Marketing
3 1 (2.63%) Local Government
3 1 (2.63%) Investment Banking
3 1 (2.63%) Electronics
3 1 (2.63%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.63%) Banking
Job Titles
1 13 (34.21%) Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Support Analyst
2 7 (18.42%) Incident Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Change Manager
3 6 (15.79%) Consultant
4 5 (13.16%) Service Analyst
4 5 (13.16%) 2nd Line Support
4 5 (13.16%) IT Support
5 4 (10.53%) Service Desk Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) IT Support Analyst
5 4 (10.53%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.89%) 1st Line Support
6 3 (7.89%) Desktop Support Analyst
6 3 (7.89%) Desktop Analyst
7 2 (5.26%) Wintel Server Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Server Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) Service Manager
7 2 (5.26%) IT Services Manager
7 2 (5.26%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (5.26%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (2.63%) HTML
1 1 (2.63%) CSS
1 1 (2.63%) OCX
1 1 (2.63%) WinForms
Miscellaneous
1 6 (15.79%) Blackberry
2 2 (5.26%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 2 (5.26%) iPhone
2 2 (5.26%) PMI
2 2 (5.26%) Thin Client
2 2 (5.26%) Client/Server
3 1 (2.63%) DTV
3 1 (2.63%) NHS
3 1 (2.63%) CMDB
3 1 (2.63%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (2.63%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 16 (42.11%) Windows
2 8 (21.05%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (18.42%) Windows 7
4 6 (15.79%) Windows Server 2003
5 5 (13.16%) Windows XP
6 4 (10.53%) Windows 8
7 3 (7.89%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (5.26%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.26%) Android
9 1 (2.63%) Windows 2000
9 1 (2.63%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (44.74%) ITIL
2 13 (34.21%) Service Management
2 13 (34.21%) ITSM
3 6 (15.79%) Incident Management
4 4 (10.53%) Time Management
5 3 (7.89%) Project Management
5 3 (7.89%) Change Management
6 2 (5.26%) Continuous Improvement
6 2 (5.26%) Information Security
6 2 (5.26%) Migration
6 2 (5.26%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.63%) CRM
7 1 (2.63%) Business Intelligence
7 1 (2.63%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (2.63%) Service Delivery
7 1 (2.63%) Configuration Management
7 1 (2.63%) Data Architecture
7 1 (2.63%) Digital Marketing
7 1 (2.63%) Problem Management
7 1 (2.63%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (15.79%) SQL
2 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
2 1 (2.63%) PHP
Qualifications
1 6 (15.79%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (5.26%) Degree
2 2 (5.26%) PMI Certification
3 1 (2.63%) MCP
3 1 (2.63%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (21.05%) QA
System Software
1 16 (42.11%) Active Directory
2 5 (13.16%) XenApp
3 2 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.63%) Hyper-V
4 1 (2.63%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) AirWatch
1 2 (5.26%) DameWare
1 2 (5.26%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Citrix
2 6 (15.79%) Microsoft
3 5 (13.16%) Remedy
4 4 (10.53%) Wyse
4 4 (10.53%) VMware
5 3 (7.89%) Adobe
6 2 (5.26%) ServiceNow
6 2 (5.26%) Apple
6 2 (5.26%) BMC
6 2 (5.26%) Cisco
6 2 (5.26%) HP
6 2 (5.26%) Dell
6 2 (5.26%) Oracle
7 1 (2.63%) SAP
7 1 (2.63%) Nortel