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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LANDesk over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LANDesk
Rank 154 140 130
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -10
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 9 3 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 0.20% 0.096% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.48% 0.21% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 2
Average daily rate
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£305 - £188
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 - £178
10% offered a daily rate of more than £344 - £198
UK excluding London average daily rate £290 £238 £275
% change year-on-year
+22.10% -13.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £12.42 £12.18
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.92%
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 North West region.

Vendors Category
North West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1867 1410 1281
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North West 42.47% 45.12% 44.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 1080 741 572
Average daily rate £390 £335 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.41% +3.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £210 £211
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 92 104
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% -7.31%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.67 £10.04 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £45.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £19.30
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -6.73%

LANDesk
Jobs Demand Trend in the North West

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LANDesk across the North West region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
Daily Rate Histogram in the North West

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LANDesk across the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 2015.

LANDesk Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in the North West

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LANDesk within the North West region over the 3 months to 1 September 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
Cheshire -5 7 £310 -
Manchester -10 2 £104 -
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Top 26 Related IT Skills in the North West

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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 9 (52.94%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) MS Office
3 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle Reports
3 6 (35.29%) Oracle
3 6 (35.29%) Crystal Reports
3 6 (35.29%) ITSM
3 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
4 5 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
4 5 (29.41%) Workflow
4 5 (29.41%) SQL
4 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
4 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
5 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
5 4 (23.53%) Stress Testing
6 3 (17.65%) Local Government
7 2 (11.76%) SCCM
7 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
8 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
8 1 (5.88%) Analytics
8 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
8 1 (5.88%) Migration
8 1 (5.88%) Security Management
8 1 (5.88%) Service Management
8 1 (5.88%) Remedy
8 1 (5.88%) Ant

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in the North West by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the North West 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.

Applications
1 7 (41.18%) MS Office
2 5 (29.41%) MS Excel
3 4 (23.53%) MS Visio
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (35.29%) Crystal Reports
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle Reports
Development Applications
1 1 (5.88%) Ant
General
1 3 (17.65%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 13 (76.47%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Support Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) 1st Line Support
Operating Systems
1 9 (52.94%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) ITSM
1 6 (35.29%) Load Balancing
2 5 (29.41%) Kalman Filter
2 5 (29.41%) Workflow
3 4 (23.53%) Stress Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Security Patching
5 1 (5.88%) Analytics
5 1 (5.88%) Migration
5 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
5 1 (5.88%) Security Management
5 1 (5.88%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 5 (29.41%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
System Software
1 5 (29.41%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (11.76%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (35.29%) Oracle
1 6 (35.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (5.88%) Remedy