The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of LANDesk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the North West region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LANDesk over the 3 months to 1 October 2016 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.

3 months to
1 Oct 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LANDesk
Rank 155 163 140
Rank change year-on-year
+8 -23
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 6 3 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.17% 0.067% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.37% 0.17% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 0
Median daily rate £104 £106 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.35% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £135 £310 £238
% change year-on-year
-56.38% +30.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £60.04 - £12.42
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.67 £100.00 £14.75
% change year-on-year
-86.33% +577.96%
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1601 1817 1520
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 45.82% 40.57% 47.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 941 1041 821
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £231 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 78 91 110
Median hourly rate £20.73 £16.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.63% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.61 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.00 £42.02 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.00

LANDesk
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North West region citing LANDesk as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Vendors category.

LANDesk Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

LANDesk
Daily Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing LANDesk across the North West region.

LANDesk Daily Rate Trend in the North West

LANDesk
Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing LANDesk across the North West region.

LANDesk Hourly Rate Trend in the North West

LANDesk
Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LANDesk across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016.

LANDesk Hourly Rate Histogram in the North West

LANDesk
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LANDesk within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 October 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Manchester -6 4 £104 -0.59%
Cumbria - 2 - - 1
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 October 2016, IT contractor jobs citing LANDesk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the North West region with a requirement for LANDesk.

1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (44.44%) ITIL
3 7 (38.89%) Windows
4 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
5 5 (27.78%) Driving Licence
5 5 (27.78%) Release Management
5 5 (27.78%) LAN
5 5 (27.78%) WAN
6 4 (22.22%) Project Management
6 4 (22.22%) Service Management
6 4 (22.22%) Wyse
6 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
7 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
7 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
7 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
7 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
7 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
7 3 (16.67%) Citrix
7 3 (16.67%) NHS
7 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
7 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (11.11%) SAP HANA
8 2 (11.11%) vSphere
8 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
8 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
8 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 2 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
8 2 (11.11%) Time Management
8 2 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (5.56%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (5.56%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 2 (11.11%) MS Office
2 1 (5.56%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (5.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (27.78%) LAN
1 5 (27.78%) WAN
2 2 (11.11%) SAN
3 1 (5.56%) DHCP
3 1 (5.56%) DNS
3 1 (5.56%) Firewall
3 1 (5.56%) MPLS
3 1 (5.56%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (11.11%) SAP HANA
General
1 4 (22.22%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 13 (72.22%) Analyst
2 6 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 6 (33.33%) Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Desktop Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Service Analyst
3 5 (27.78%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
4 2 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
4 2 (11.11%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) Active Directory Support
5 1 (5.56%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (5.56%) First Line Help Desk Support
5 1 (5.56%) Network Engineer
5 1 (5.56%) Service Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Services Delivery Manager
5 1 (5.56%) Solaris Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 5 (27.78%) Driving Licence
2 3 (16.67%) NHS
3 2 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (11.11%) Life Science
4 1 (5.56%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (38.89%) Windows
2 2 (11.11%) Linux
2 2 (11.11%) Solaris
2 2 (11.11%) SUSE
2 2 (11.11%) Unix
2 2 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
2 2 (11.11%) Windows XP
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 7
3 1 (5.56%) Windows 8
3 1 (5.56%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (44.44%) ITIL
2 6 (33.33%) PRINCE2
3 5 (27.78%) Release Management
4 4 (22.22%) Project Management
4 4 (22.22%) Service Management
5 3 (16.67%) Configuration Management
5 3 (16.67%) Continuous Improvement
5 3 (16.67%) Data Analysis
5 3 (16.67%) Incident Management
6 2 (11.11%) Service Delivery
6 2 (11.11%) Time Management
7 1 (5.56%) Change Management
7 1 (5.56%) Network Design
7 1 (5.56%) Problem Management
7 1 (5.56%) Resource Allocation
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.11%) Perl
1 2 (11.11%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 3 (16.67%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (16.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (5.56%) CCIE
2 1 (5.56%) CCNA
2 1 (5.56%) CCNP
2 1 (5.56%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (5.56%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.56%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (11.11%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 2 (11.11%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
1 2 (11.11%) NetBackup
1 2 (11.11%) Oracle ZFS
2 1 (5.56%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (22.22%) Wyse
2 3 (16.67%) Citrix
2 3 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 2 (11.11%) EMC
3 2 (11.11%) Intel Security
3 2 (11.11%) Remedy
3 2 (11.11%) SAP
3 2 (11.11%) Sun
3 2 (11.11%) Veritas
3 2 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (5.56%) Apple
4 1 (5.56%) Cisco