The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of LANDesk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LANDesk over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
LANDesk
Rank 239 222 239
Rank change year-on-year
-17 +17
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 11 15 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.11% 0.18% 0.085%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.37% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 3 5
Average daily rate £318 £168 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+89.55% -39.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £166 £104
10% offered a daily rate of more than £384 £254 £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £235 £275
% change year-on-year
-14.89% -14.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 1
Average hourly rate - £9.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -45.71%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.50 £12.63 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-0.99% -21.09%
Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4639 4069 5405
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.89% 48.62% 50.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 2318 1994 2369
Average daily rate £360 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £513 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 279 323 368
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.63 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.82% +10.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £39.00 £40.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

LANDesk Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

LANDesk
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

LANDesk Daily Rate Trend in the South East

LANDesk
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LANDesk across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

LANDesk Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

LANDesk
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

LANDesk Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

LANDesk
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LANDesk within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Surrey -6 4 - - 1
Berkshire -12 1 £400 +140.60% 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
3 9 (60.00%) VMware
4 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
5 7 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (40.00%) Firewall
6 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
6 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
8 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
8 4 (26.67%) Finance
8 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
8 4 (26.67%) McAfee
8 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
9 3 (20.00%) Lumension
9 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
9 3 (20.00%) Veeam
9 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
9 3 (20.00%) HP
9 3 (20.00%) Dell
9 3 (20.00%) SAN
9 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
9 3 (20.00%) LAN
9 3 (20.00%) WAN
9 3 (20.00%) SQL
9 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
9 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
9 3 (20.00%) MS Office
9 3 (20.00%) MS Excel

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 4 (26.67%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (20.00%) MS Office
1 3 (20.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (6.67%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 6 (40.00%) Firewall
2 3 (20.00%) SAN
2 3 (20.00%) LAN
2 3 (20.00%) WAN
2 3 (20.00%) Ethernet
2 3 (20.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (20.00%) Wireless
3 1 (6.67%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (20.00%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 4 (26.67%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Back Office
2 1 (6.67%) Retail
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Support Engineer
2 4 (26.67%) 3rd Line Support
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 3 (20.00%) Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) IT Administrator
3 3 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 3 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Test Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support
4 1 (6.67%) Senior Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Incident Manager
4 1 (6.67%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (6.67%) Project Coordinator
4 1 (6.67%) Wintel Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (20.00%) Replication
2 2 (13.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 13 (86.67%) Windows
2 8 (53.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (40.00%) Windows 8
4 5 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (26.67%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (20.00%) Windows XP
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000
7 1 (6.67%) VMS
7 1 (6.67%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (46.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 4 (26.67%) Incident Management
3 3 (20.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 3 (20.00%) Load Balancing
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE
4 1 (6.67%) Change Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Management
4 1 (6.67%) ITIL
4 1 (6.67%) PRINCE2
4 1 (6.67%) Logistics
4 1 (6.67%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 1 (6.67%) Problem Management
4 1 (6.67%) Project Planning
4 1 (6.67%) High Availability
4 1 (6.67%) Test Strategy
4 1 (6.67%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 3 (20.00%) SQL
System Software
1 11 (73.33%) Active Directory
2 3 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (20.00%) Hyper-V
3 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 3 (20.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (6.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (60.00%) VMware
2 5 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 4 (26.67%) McAfee
4 3 (20.00%) Lumension
4 3 (20.00%) Veeam
4 3 (20.00%) HP
4 3 (20.00%) Dell
5 2 (13.33%) Citrix
6 1 (6.67%) Remedy
6 1 (6.67%) BMC