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 2 July 2016 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
2 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
LANDesk
Rank 135 116 114
Rank change year-on-year
-19 -2
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 5 6 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 0.17% 0.25% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.55% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 2
Median daily rate £220 £285 £216
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.80% +31.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £156 £285 £129
10% offered a daily rate of more than £284 £285 £303
UK excluding London median daily rate £200 £310 £245
% change year-on-year
-35.48% +26.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 0
Median hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £12.58 £17.50 £13.75
% change year-on-year
-28.09% +27.23%
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 West Midlands region.

Vendors Category
West Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1442 1093 1195
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the West Midlands 48.28% 46.14% 50.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 795 628 548
Median daily rate £388 £350 £340
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% +2.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £165 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.44% +3.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 46 75 94
Median hourly rate £13.00 £17.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-23.52% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.96 £11.23 £10.95
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.40 £30.00 £35.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+13.51% +5.71%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in the West Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing LANDesk across the West Midlands region over the 3 months to 2 July 2016.

LANDesk Daily Rate Histogram 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 2 July 2016. 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 see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
West Bromwich +8 1 £300 -
Birmingham -7 1 - -
LANDesk
England

LANDesk
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the West Midlands

For the 6 months to 2 July 2016, 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (40.00%) Citrix
5 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
5 4 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
6 3 (30.00%) Android
6 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
6 3 (30.00%) Cisco
6 3 (30.00%) MS Office
6 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
6 3 (30.00%) HP
6 3 (30.00%) Service Management
6 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
6 3 (30.00%) VMware
7 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
7 2 (20.00%) PDA
7 2 (20.00%) MOS
7 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
7 2 (20.00%) Toshiba
7 2 (20.00%) Dell
7 2 (20.00%) Avaya
7 2 (20.00%) Windows XP

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 (40.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 4 (40.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (30.00%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 3 (30.00%) MS Office
2 1 (10.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
1 3 (30.00%) IP Telephony
General
1 2 (20.00%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Desktop Support
2 2 (20.00%) Infrastructure Support
2 2 (20.00%) Support Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support
2 2 (20.00%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) 2nd/3rd Line Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Support
3 1 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Blackberry
2 2 (20.00%) PDA
2 2 (20.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 8 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (60.00%) Windows Server
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 4 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (30.00%) Android
7 2 (20.00%) Windows 8
7 2 (20.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Service Management
3 2 (20.00%) Change Control
3 2 (20.00%) Network Management
3 2 (20.00%) Software Deployment
4 1 (10.00%) Facilities Management
4 1 (10.00%) Network Monitoring
4 1 (10.00%) Strategic Planning
Qualifications
1 2 (20.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) SCCM
2 1 (10.00%) SCOM
2 1 (10.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Citrix
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
3 2 (20.00%) Avaya
3 2 (20.00%) Dell
3 2 (20.00%) Toshiba
4 1 (10.00%) NetApp