The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of LANDesk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LANDesk over the 3 months to 22 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LANDesk
Rank 63 - 71
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.33% - 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% - 0.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 1
Average daily rate
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£375 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £263 £165 £220
% change year-on-year
+59.09% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.00 £12.50 £15.63
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -20.00%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
456 489 449
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 50.84% 49.59% 52.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 233 218 185
Average daily rate £400 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.58% +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £222 £140
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £475 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £370 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 15 27
Average hourly rate £21.55 £14.50 £20.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.62% -30.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.50 £12.00 £10.45
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £19.10 £32.50
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 Reading

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing LANDesk across the Reading region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

LANDesk Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

LANDesk
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

LANDesk Daily Rate Trend in Reading

LANDesk
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

LANDesk Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 3 (75.00%) SQL
2 2 (50.00%) Netcool
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy
2 2 (50.00%) EMC
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (50.00%) ITIL
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management
2 2 (50.00%) ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow
2 2 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 2 (50.00%) assyst
2 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (50.00%) SaaS
2 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
3 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
3 1 (25.00%) SCOM
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
3 1 (25.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
3 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
3 1 (25.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Lotus

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 1 (25.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (25.00%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (50.00%) assyst
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 2 (50.00%) SaaS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Report Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Service Management Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Designer
3 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 8
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL
1 2 (50.00%) Service Management
1 2 (50.00%) ITSM
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow
1 2 (50.00%) Workflow Management
2 1 (25.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (25.00%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (50.00%) ITIL Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Netcool
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Remedy
1 2 (50.00%) EMC
1 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (50.00%) ServiceNow
2 1 (25.00%) Lotus