The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of LANDesk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LANDesk over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
LANDesk
Rank 541 555 510
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -45
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 87 60 66
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.15% 0.11% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.24% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 37 30
Average daily rate
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£285 £300 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.00% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £127 £162 £124
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £375 £364
UK excluding London average daily rate £295 £238 £250
% change year-on-year
+24.21% -5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 24 13 12
Average hourly rate £17.15 £16.00 £14.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.18% +7.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.14 £12.50 £11.70
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.36 £17.50 £25.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £15.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
+12.87% +12.72%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
24962 24573 23789
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.75% 44.94% 46.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 14721 13575 12861
Average daily rate £400 £375 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -2.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1066 1080 1200
Average hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.89 £37.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -10.25%

LANDesk
Jobs Demand Trend

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

LANDesk Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

LANDesk
Daily Rate Trend

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

LANDesk Daily Rate Trend in the UK

LANDesk
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LANDesk within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

LANDesk Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

LANDesk
Hourly Rate Trend

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

LANDesk Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

LANDesk
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LANDesk within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2015.

LANDesk Hourly Rate Histogram in the UK

LANDesk
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LANDesk within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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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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
England +5 85 £295 -1.66% 19
London +5 38 £275 -8.33% 8
North West -4 16 £310 - 1
Cheshire - 14 £310 -
South East -7 13 £375 +57.89% 2
Chester - 13 £310 -
City of London -14 11 £313 +4.16% 1
Surrey +4 9 - -
West Midlands +6 7 £210 -35.38% 2
East of England +7 6 £180 - 3
Epsom - 5 - -
South West -4 3 £110 -24.13% 1
West Sussex - 3 - -
Cambridgeshire - 3 - -
Suffolk - 3 £180 -
Ipswich - 3 £180 -
Manchester -12 2 £104 - 1
Yorkshire -27 2 - - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Peterborough - 2 - -
Leatherhead - 2 - -
West Bromwich - 2 - -
Gatwick - 2 - -
Birmingham - 2 - - 1
Bristol - 2 £110 - 1
Berkshire +4 1 £375 - 2
Reading -2 1 £375 - 2
Swindon - 1 - -
Warwick - 1 £210 -
Leeds - 1 - -

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 91 (52.91%) Windows
2 76 (44.19%) Active Directory
3 58 (33.72%) ITIL
4 52 (30.23%) Microsoft
5 48 (27.91%) Windows 7
6 44 (25.58%) MS Office
7 36 (20.93%) Service Management
8 31 (18.02%) ITSM
9 30 (17.44%) Windows Server 2003
10 25 (14.53%) MS Excel
11 24 (13.95%) SQL
12 22 (12.79%) DNS
13 21 (12.21%) Windows XP
13 21 (12.21%) Windows Server 2008
14 20 (11.63%) DHCP
14 20 (11.63%) SLA
14 20 (11.63%) Citrix
14 20 (11.63%) Windows 8
15 19 (11.05%) Crystal Reports
15 19 (11.05%) SharePoint
16 18 (10.47%) SQL Server
17 17 (9.88%) Oracle
18 16 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
18 16 (9.30%) Remedy
19 15 (8.72%) Project Management
19 15 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
19 15 (8.72%) Finance
19 15 (8.72%) VMware
19 15 (8.72%) AirWatch
20 14 (8.14%) VPN

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 19 (11.05%) SharePoint
2 12 (6.98%) MS Exchange
3 8 (4.65%) Lync
4 5 (2.91%) IIS
5 4 (2.33%) Exchange Server 2010
5 4 (2.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (0.58%) Exchange Server 2007
6 1 (0.58%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (0.58%) SharePoint 2013
6 1 (0.58%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 44 (25.58%) MS Office
2 25 (14.53%) MS Excel
3 12 (6.98%) MS Visio
4 7 (4.07%) MS PowerPoint
5 3 (1.74%) Adobe Creative Suite
Business Applications
1 6 (3.49%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.16%) assyst
3 1 (0.58%) Oracle Applications
3 1 (0.58%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 6 (3.49%) Office 365
2 3 (1.74%) SaaS
3 2 (1.16%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.58%) IaaS
4 1 (0.58%) Yammer
Communications & Networking
1 22 (12.79%) DNS
2 20 (11.63%) DHCP
3 14 (8.14%) VPN
4 10 (5.81%) Firewall
5 9 (5.23%) TCP/IP
6 7 (4.07%) LAN
6 7 (4.07%) SAN
6 7 (4.07%) Internet
7 4 (2.33%) Wireless
7 4 (2.33%) VoIP
7 4 (2.33%) Broadband
7 4 (2.33%) SSL
8 3 (1.74%) WAN
8 3 (1.74%) 3G
9 2 (1.16%) IP Telephony
9 2 (1.16%) WebEx
10 1 (0.58%) VLAN
10 1 (0.58%) Unified Communications
10 1 (0.58%) PABX
10 1 (0.58%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (11.05%) Crystal Reports
2 18 (10.47%) SQL Server
3 8 (4.65%) Oracle Reports
4 3 (1.74%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.16%) Oracle Database
5 2 (1.16%) SQL Server 2000
6 1 (0.58%) Oracle Database 11g
6 1 (0.58%) Relational Database
6 1 (0.58%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (1.16%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.58%) Ant
2 1 (0.58%) MSI
General
1 15 (8.72%) Finance
2 9 (5.23%) Legal
3 7 (4.07%) Local Government
4 6 (3.49%) Back Office
5 3 (1.74%) Banking
5 3 (1.74%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.16%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.58%) Advertising
7 1 (0.58%) Retail
7 1 (0.58%) Investment Banking
7 1 (0.58%) Electronics
7 1 (0.58%) Aerospace
7 1 (0.58%) Marketing
7 1 (0.58%) Dutch Language
Job Titles
1 56 (32.56%) Analyst
2 20 (11.63%) Desktop Support
3 19 (11.05%) Support Analyst
3 19 (11.05%) Service Analyst
4 18 (10.47%) Support Engineer
4 18 (10.47%) Desktop Engineer
5 17 (9.88%) Service Desk Analyst
6 15 (8.72%) Administrator
7 14 (8.14%) 2nd Line Support
7 14 (8.14%) IT Support
8 13 (7.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 12 (6.98%) Developer
10 10 (5.81%) Consultant
10 10 (5.81%) 1st Line Support
10 10 (5.81%) IT Support Analyst
11 8 (4.65%) Senior Analyst
12 7 (4.07%) Incident Manager
13 6 (3.49%) Senior Support Analyst
13 6 (3.49%) Infrastructure Engineer
13 6 (3.49%) Change Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (1.16%) Web Services
1 2 (1.16%) Middleware
1 2 (1.16%) Regular Expression
2 1 (0.58%) WinForms
2 1 (0.58%) HTML
2 1 (0.58%) .NET
2 1 (0.58%) CSS
Miscellaneous
1 12 (6.98%) Blackberry
2 9 (5.23%) NHS
2 9 (5.23%) CMDB
2 9 (5.23%) Analytical Skills
3 7 (4.07%) iPad
4 6 (3.49%) Management Information System
5 4 (2.33%) Video Conferencing
5 4 (2.33%) Client/Server
6 3 (1.74%) EPoS
6 3 (1.74%) Chip and PIN
6 3 (1.74%) iPhone
6 3 (1.74%) Smartphone
6 3 (1.74%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.16%) Clustering
7 2 (1.16%) Fat Client
7 2 (1.16%) PMI
7 2 (1.16%) Thin Client
8 1 (0.58%) DTV
8 1 (0.58%) GIS
8 1 (0.58%) LLPG
Operating Systems
1 91 (52.91%) Windows
2 48 (27.91%) Windows 7
3 30 (17.44%) Windows Server 2003
4 21 (12.21%) Windows XP
4 21 (12.21%) Windows Server 2008
5 20 (11.63%) Windows 8
6 13 (7.56%) Windows Server 2012
7 12 (6.98%) Android
8 11 (6.40%) Apple iOS
9 5 (2.91%) Linux
10 3 (1.74%) Windows Vista
10 3 (1.74%) Windows 2000 Server
11 2 (1.16%) BlackBerry OS
11 2 (1.16%) UNIX
11 2 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
11 2 (1.16%) Mac OS X
12 1 (0.58%) Windows 2000
12 1 (0.58%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 58 (33.72%) ITIL
2 36 (20.93%) Service Management
3 31 (18.02%) ITSM
4 15 (8.72%) Project Management
5 13 (7.56%) Change Management
6 12 (6.98%) Workflow
7 9 (5.23%) Time Management
8 8 (4.65%) Migration
8 8 (4.65%) Mobile Device Management
9 7 (4.07%) Service Desk Management
9 7 (4.07%) PRINCE2
9 7 (4.07%) Load Balancing
10 6 (3.49%) ITIL V3
10 6 (3.49%) Document Management
10 6 (3.49%) Incident Management
10 6 (3.49%) Service Delivery
10 6 (3.49%) Software Deployment
10 6 (3.49%) Kalman Filter
11 5 (2.91%) Change Control
11 5 (2.91%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (13.95%) SQL
2 5 (2.91%) VB
2 5 (2.91%) PowerShell
3 3 (1.74%) Shell Script
4 2 (1.16%) VBScript
4 2 (1.16%) C
4 2 (1.16%) JavaScript
5 1 (0.58%) PHP
5 1 (0.58%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 16 (9.30%) ITIL Certification
2 15 (8.72%) Microsoft Certification
3 12 (6.98%) MCSE
4 7 (4.07%) Degree
5 5 (2.91%) MCP
6 3 (1.74%) PMI Certification
7 2 (1.16%) Security Cleared
7 2 (1.16%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
7 2 (1.16%) MCSA
7 2 (1.16%) PRINCE2 Certification
8 1 (0.58%) PMP
8 1 (0.58%) CCNA
8 1 (0.58%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (0.58%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (0.58%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (11.63%) SLA
2 9 (5.23%) QA
3 2 (1.16%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 76 (44.19%) Active Directory
2 11 (6.40%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (1.74%) XenApp
4 2 (1.16%) BitLocker
4 2 (1.16%) Hyper-V
4 2 (1.16%) Terminal Services
5 1 (0.58%) VMware Workstation
5 1 (0.58%) Microsoft App-V
5 1 (0.58%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 15 (8.72%) AirWatch
2 10 (5.81%) SCCM
3 8 (4.65%) Tivoli
4 4 (2.33%) Tivoli Monitoring
4 4 (2.33%) SCOM
4 4 (2.33%) DameWare
5 3 (1.74%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (1.16%) Netcool
6 2 (1.16%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
6 2 (1.16%) Backup Exec
7 1 (0.58%) WSUS
7 1 (0.58%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (0.58%) Casper Suite
7 1 (0.58%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (0.58%) MIMEsweeper
Vendors
1 52 (30.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (11.63%) Citrix
3 17 (9.88%) Oracle
4 16 (9.30%) Remedy
5 15 (8.72%) VMware
6 12 (6.98%) Adobe
7 10 (5.81%) HP
8 8 (4.65%) Apple
9 7 (4.07%) OpenText
10 6 (3.49%) BMC
10 6 (3.49%) ServiceNow
11 5 (2.91%) Google
11 5 (2.91%) Sophos
11 5 (2.91%) Wyse
12 4 (2.33%) Toshiba
12 4 (2.33%) Symantec
12 4 (2.33%) Dell
13 3 (1.74%) Juniper
13 3 (1.74%) McAfee
14 2 (1.16%) Qualys
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