The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East with a requirement for knowledge and experience of LANDesk products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LANDesk over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

LANDesk
England / South East
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 233 270 254
Rank change year-on-year +37 -16  
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 5 7 16
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.065% 0.079% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.16% 0.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 4 4
Median daily rate £135 £300 £453
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -55.00% -33.70%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £200 £298
% change year-on-year -27.50% -32.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Median hourly rate £6.25 - £18.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.85 £12.58 £14.00
% change year-on-year -13.77% -10.14%  

LANDesk is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3755 4266 4471
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 49.16% 48.42% 47.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 2098 2500 2441
Median daily rate £413 £400 £396
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.12% +0.94%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £255 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £513
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 169 215 239
Median hourly rate £16.00 £20.00 £19.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.00% +2.56%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.90 £11.00 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £49.46 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

LANDesk
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East citing LANDesk as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for LANDesk in the South East

LANDesk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LANDesk in the South East

LANDesk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LANDesk in the South East over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LANDesk in the South East

LANDesk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LANDesk 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LANDesk within the South East region over the 3 months to 25 June 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
Hampshire - 3 £135 - 1
Berkshire +19 1 £165 +10.00%
Kent - 1 - -
LANDesk
England

For the 6 months to 25 June 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 South East region with a requirement for LANDesk.

1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 11 (57.89%) SolarWinds
3 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (31.58%) Linux
4 6 (31.58%) MCSE
4 6 (31.58%) Python
4 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
4 6 (31.58%) VMware
4 6 (31.58%) Ruby
4 6 (31.58%) OpenStack
4 6 (31.58%) Docker
5 5 (26.32%) logstash
5 5 (26.32%) DevOps
5 5 (26.32%) Kibana
5 5 (26.32%) Rsyslog
5 5 (26.32%) Server Patching
5 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Monitoring
5 5 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
5 5 (26.32%) Bitbucket
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 5 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
5 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
5 5 (26.32%) Confluence
5 5 (26.32%) Puppet
5 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
5 5 (26.32%) Elastic Stack
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
5 5 (26.32%) MCITP
5 5 (26.32%) Finance

LANDesk
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 6 (31.58%) OpenStack
2 5 (26.32%) Confluence
2 5 (26.32%) Elasticsearch
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) Microsoft Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) 3G
1 2 (10.53%) Firewall
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (26.32%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 5 (26.32%) Bitbucket
1 5 (26.32%) Git (software)
1 5 (26.32%) JIRA
General
1 5 (26.32%) Finance
2 4 (21.05%) Legal
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Systems Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Automation Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Monitoring Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Server Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Engineer
2 5 (26.32%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Linux Engineer
3 4 (21.05%) Ruby Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) 1st Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support
5 2 (10.53%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Administrator
5 2 (10.53%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (10.53%) Support Engineer
6 1 (5.26%) First Line Help Desk Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (26.32%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (26.32%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.53%) Smartphone
2 1 (5.26%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.26%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.26%) NHS
2 1 (5.26%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 14 (73.68%) Windows
2 6 (31.58%) Linux
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2003
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Server 2012
4 4 (21.05%) Windows 7
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 10
5 2 (10.53%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.26%) Android
6 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.26%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (26.32%) Agile Software Development
1 5 (26.32%) DevOps
1 5 (26.32%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 5 (26.32%) Server Patching
1 5 (26.32%) Service Management
2 4 (21.05%) Business Intelligence
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Service Delivery
3 2 (10.53%) Software Deployment
4 1 (5.26%) Application Packaging
4 1 (5.26%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
4 1 (5.26%) Proactive Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Protective Monitoring
4 1 (5.26%) Security Patching
4 1 (5.26%) Task Automation
Programming Languages
1 6 (31.58%) Python
1 6 (31.58%) Ruby
2 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 1 (5.26%) Perl
3 1 (5.26%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 6 (31.58%) MCSE
1 6 (31.58%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (26.32%) MCITP
2 5 (26.32%) MCP
2 5 (26.32%) MCSA
2 5 (26.32%) SC Cleared
2 5 (26.32%) Security Cleared
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (10.53%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (52.63%) Active Directory
2 6 (31.58%) Docker
3 1 (5.26%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (5.26%) Xen
Systems Management
1 5 (26.32%) Kibana
1 5 (26.32%) logstash
1 5 (26.32%) Nessus
1 5 (26.32%) Puppet
1 5 (26.32%) Rsyslog
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) Icinga
3 1 (5.26%) Kubernetes
3 1 (5.26%) Nagios
Vendors
1 11 (57.89%) SolarWinds
2 6 (31.58%) Microsoft
2 6 (31.58%) VMware
3 2 (10.53%) Citrix
3 2 (10.53%) Dell
3 2 (10.53%) HP
4 1 (5.26%) Atlassian
4 1 (5.26%) McAfee
4 1 (5.26%) Oracle
4 1 (5.26%) Remedy
4 1 (5.26%) Sophos