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 1 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
1 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 381 401 395
Rank change year-on-year
+20 -6
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 33 22 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.14% 0.087% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.19% 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 13 13
Average daily rate
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£300 £200 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+50.00% +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £192 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £313 £316
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £300 £338
% change year-on-year
-20.83% -11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 2
Average hourly rate £18.00 - £18.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 - £16.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.60 - £19.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.75 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-7.81% -
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
11031 11581 11746
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.52% 45.91% 45.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 7245 7566 7184
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £590
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 244 240 321
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.13
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +1.96%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £13.00 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £45.00 £41.93
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.50 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+2.70% -1.33%

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 1 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 1 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 +46 18 £300 +14.28% 13
Chessington - - - -
Kingston Upon Thames - - - -
Uxbridge - - - -
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 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 44 (67.69%) Windows
2 41 (63.08%) Microsoft
3 38 (58.46%) ITIL
4 35 (53.85%) VMware
5 32 (49.23%) VMware Infrastructure
6 30 (46.15%) Citrix
7 26 (40.00%) Banking
8 24 (36.92%) Oracle
9 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
10 22 (33.85%) Linux
11 21 (32.31%) PowerShell
12 20 (30.77%) ISO 9001
13 19 (29.23%) C
13 19 (29.23%) Windows 7
14 18 (27.69%) Release Management
14 18 (27.69%) XenServer
14 18 (27.69%) WebSphere
14 18 (27.69%) GlassFish
14 18 (27.69%) WebLogic
14 18 (27.69%) JBoss
14 18 (27.69%) Tomcat
14 18 (27.69%) Tivoli
14 18 (27.69%) Shell Script
14 18 (27.69%) Oracle RMAN
15 16 (24.62%) MS Office
16 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
17 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
18 11 (16.92%) Cisco
19 10 (15.38%) SAN
19 10 (15.38%) SCCM

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 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 18 (27.69%) WebSphere
1 18 (27.69%) GlassFish
1 18 (27.69%) WebLogic
1 18 (27.69%) Tomcat
2 8 (12.31%) MS Exchange
3 6 (9.23%) SharePoint
4 4 (6.15%) Exchange Server 2010
5 3 (4.62%) Lync
6 2 (3.08%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 2 (3.08%) IIS
6 2 (3.08%) Exchange Server 2007
7 1 (1.54%) Exchange Server 2003
7 1 (1.54%) WorkSite
7 1 (1.54%) CMS
Applications
1 16 (24.62%) MS Office
2 13 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 5 (7.69%) MS Visio
4 1 (1.54%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (1.54%) Dynamics NAV
Communications & Networking
1 10 (15.38%) SAN
2 7 (10.77%) LAN
2 7 (10.77%) VPN
2 7 (10.77%) DNS
3 6 (9.23%) DHCP
4 5 (7.69%) WAN
5 4 (6.15%) Wireless
6 3 (4.62%) NAS
6 3 (4.62%) Firewall
7 2 (3.08%) 3G
7 2 (3.08%) Internet
7 2 (3.08%) VoIP
7 2 (3.08%) TCP/IP
8 1 (1.54%) Cisco Nexus
8 1 (1.54%) OpenVPN
8 1 (1.54%) SSH
8 1 (1.54%) Network Security
8 1 (1.54%) SMTP
8 1 (1.54%) Intranet
8 1 (1.54%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (21.54%) SQL Server
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (1.54%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 6 (9.23%) MSI
2 1 (1.54%) Subversion
General
1 26 (40.00%) Banking
2 7 (10.77%) Finance
3 3 (4.62%) Back Office
3 3 (4.62%) Law
4 2 (3.08%) Telecoms
4 2 (3.08%) Local Government
4 2 (3.08%) Retail
5 1 (1.54%) Legal
5 1 (1.54%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 21 (32.31%) Administrator
2 11 (16.92%) Analyst
3 10 (15.38%) Linux Administrator
4 7 (10.77%) Service Desk Analyst
4 7 (10.77%) Server Engineer
4 7 (10.77%) Service Analyst
5 6 (9.23%) Architect
6 4 (6.15%) Support Engineer
6 4 (6.15%) Applications Packager
7 3 (4.62%) Data Centre Engineer
7 3 (4.62%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (4.62%) Migration Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Support Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) IT Administrator
8 2 (3.08%) Desktop Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Engineer
8 2 (3.08%) Help Desk Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Support Analyst
8 2 (3.08%) Technical Support
8 2 (3.08%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (9.23%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.08%) ASP.NET
2 2 (3.08%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 7 (10.77%) Blackberry
2 2 (3.08%) Device Driver
2 2 (3.08%) Thin Client
2 2 (3.08%) Client/Server
2 2 (3.08%) Analytical Skills
2 2 (3.08%) Fat Client
2 2 (3.08%) Video Conferencing
3 1 (1.54%) Kindle
3 1 (1.54%) iPhone
3 1 (1.54%) Mathematics
3 1 (1.54%) CMDB
3 1 (1.54%) Management Information System
3 1 (1.54%) CLARiiON
3 1 (1.54%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 44 (67.69%) Windows
2 22 (33.85%) Linux
3 19 (29.23%) Windows 7
4 8 (12.31%) UNIX
4 8 (12.31%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (9.23%) Windows XP
5 6 (9.23%) Windows Server 2003
6 5 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
7 3 (4.62%) Windows 8
8 2 (3.08%) AIX
8 2 (3.08%) Solaris
9 1 (1.54%) Android
9 1 (1.54%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 1 (1.54%) Mac OS
9 1 (1.54%) Ubuntu
9 1 (1.54%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 38 (58.46%) ITIL
2 18 (27.69%) Release Management
3 9 (13.85%) Service Desk Management
3 9 (13.85%) Migration
4 5 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 5 (7.69%) Document Management
4 5 (7.69%) Service Delivery
5 4 (6.15%) Service Management
6 2 (3.08%) Software Distribution
6 2 (3.08%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (3.08%) Problem Management
6 2 (3.08%) Change Control
7 1 (1.54%) Root Cause Analysis
7 1 (1.54%) Network Management
7 1 (1.54%) Fault Management
7 1 (1.54%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.54%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.54%) Incident Management
7 1 (1.54%) Business Development
7 1 (1.54%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 21 (32.31%) PowerShell
2 19 (29.23%) C
3 18 (27.69%) Shell Script
4 4 (6.15%) SQL
4 4 (6.15%) VB
5 1 (1.54%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 8 (12.31%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (7.69%) MCSE
3 3 (4.62%) MCITP
3 3 (4.62%) Degree
3 3 (4.62%) MCP
4 2 (3.08%) MCSA
4 2 (3.08%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
4 2 (3.08%) MOS
5 1 (1.54%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 1 (1.54%) MCDST
5 1 (1.54%) MCTS
5 1 (1.54%) A+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (30.77%) ISO 9001
2 8 (12.31%) SLA
System Software
1 32 (49.23%) VMware Infrastructure
2 23 (35.38%) Active Directory
3 18 (27.69%) XenServer
3 18 (27.69%) Oracle RMAN
4 6 (9.23%) XenDesktop
4 6 (9.23%) vSphere
5 4 (6.15%) Microsoft App-V
6 3 (4.62%) ISA Server
7 1 (1.54%) XenApp
7 1 (1.54%) OpenSSH
7 1 (1.54%) Squid
7 1 (1.54%) Terminal Services
7 1 (1.54%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.54%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 18 (27.69%) Tivoli
2 10 (15.38%) SCCM
3 3 (4.62%) SCOM
3 3 (4.62%) AppManager
3 3 (4.62%) Backup Exec
4 2 (3.08%) DameWare
5 1 (1.54%) Cisco Prime
5 1 (1.54%) MAILsweeper
5 1 (1.54%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 41 (63.08%) Microsoft
2 35 (53.85%) VMware
3 30 (46.15%) Citrix
4 24 (36.92%) Oracle
5 18 (27.69%) JBoss
6 11 (16.92%) Cisco
7 9 (13.85%) Dell
8 8 (12.31%) HP
9 7 (10.77%) Altiris
10 5 (7.69%) Cyber-Ark
10 5 (7.69%) CA
10 5 (7.69%) AppSense
10 5 (7.69%) Open Text
11 4 (6.15%) SolarWinds
11 4 (6.15%) 3PAR
12 3 (4.62%) Compaq
12 3 (4.62%) EMC
13 2 (3.08%) Wyse
13 2 (3.08%) NetApp
13 2 (3.08%) ServiceNow
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