The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of LANDesk products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the West Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited LANDesk over the 3 months to 22 February 2017 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
22 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
LANDesk
England / West Midlands
Rank 114 120 106
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -14
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 7 4 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.29% 0.15% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.32% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 5
Median daily rate £350 £175 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+100.00% -46.15%
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £155 £325
% change year-on-year
+109.67% -52.30%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £18.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
- +23.07%

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

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1068 1268 1123
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 44.56% 48.03% 51.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 610 648 571
Median daily rate £400 £401 £361
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.12% +10.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £241 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £549 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £395 £378 £375
% change year-on-year
+4.63% +0.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 50 35 101
Median hourly rate £16.42 £14.00 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.28% -24.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.55 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.34 £23.00 £30.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-18.60% +22.85%

LANDesk
Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

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

LANDesk Jobs Demand Trend in the West Midlands

LANDesk
Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

LANDesk Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

LANDesk
Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

LANDesk Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

LANDesk
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LANDesk within the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 22 February 2017. 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 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
Birmingham +2 1 - -
Coventry -6 1 £325 +85.71%
Staffordshire - 1 £350 -
Warwickshire - 1 - -
Worcestershire - 1 £425 -
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 22 February 2017, 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 West Midlands region with a requirement for LANDesk.

1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 11 (52.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
4 7 (33.33%) SLA
4 7 (33.33%) Android
4 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
5 6 (28.57%) Office 365
5 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
5 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 5 (23.81%) SCCM
7 4 (19.05%) Bluetooth
7 4 (19.05%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Intune
7 4 (19.05%) Skype
7 4 (19.05%) AirWatch
7 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
7 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
7 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
7 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
7 4 (19.05%) Application Packaging
7 4 (19.05%) Service Management
8 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
8 3 (14.29%) MOS
8 3 (14.29%) WSUS
8 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
8 3 (14.29%) VBScript
8 3 (14.29%) VB

LANDesk
Top Related IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 4 (19.05%) Skype for Business
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
3 2 (9.52%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (4.76%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (9.52%) MS Office
2 1 (4.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (4.76%) MS Project
2 1 (4.76%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.76%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 6 (28.57%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (19.05%) Bluetooth
1 4 (19.05%) Skype
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (14.29%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MS Access
General
1 1 (4.76%) Finance
1 1 (4.76%) Law
1 1 (4.76%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (38.10%) Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Service Analyst
1 8 (38.10%) Service Desk Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Deployment Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Support
3 3 (14.29%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support
4 2 (9.52%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) IT Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Help Desk Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) IT Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (28.57%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (19.05%) Blackberry
2 4 (19.05%) Video Conferencing
3 2 (9.52%) CMDB
4 1 (4.76%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) NHS
4 1 (4.76%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 11 (52.38%) Windows
2 7 (33.33%) Android
2 7 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 6 (28.57%) Windows 10
4 4 (19.05%) Apple iOS
4 4 (19.05%) Windows XP
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.76%) Windows 2000
6 1 (4.76%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (61.90%) ITIL
2 11 (52.38%) Root Cause Analysis
3 4 (19.05%) Application Packaging
3 4 (19.05%) Service Management
4 3 (14.29%) Computer Security
5 1 (4.76%) Capacity Management
5 1 (4.76%) Change Control
5 1 (4.76%) Continuous Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Document Management
5 1 (4.76%) Email Filtering
5 1 (4.76%) Health Informatics
5 1 (4.76%) Incident Management
5 1 (4.76%) Informatics
5 1 (4.76%) Kalman Filter
5 1 (4.76%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (4.76%) Problem Management
5 1 (4.76%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.76%) Resource Management
5 1 (4.76%) Software Deployment
5 1 (4.76%) Statistical Analysis
Programming Languages
1 3 (14.29%) VB
1 3 (14.29%) VBScript
2 2 (9.52%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 3 (14.29%) MOS
2 1 (4.76%) Degree
2 1 (4.76%) SC Cleared
2 1 (4.76%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 7 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 9 (42.86%) Active Directory
2 1 (4.76%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) SCCM
2 4 (19.05%) AirWatch
2 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (14.29%) WSUS
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Microsoft
2 3 (14.29%) Avaya
2 3 (14.29%) Cisco
2 3 (14.29%) Citrix
2 3 (14.29%) Dell
2 3 (14.29%) HP
2 3 (14.29%) Toshiba
3 1 (4.76%) Adobe
3 1 (4.76%) CommVault
3 1 (4.76%) NetApp
3 1 (4.76%) Remedy
3 1 (4.76%) Sophos