Period
to 13 November 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Ivanti products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Ivanti over the 6 months to 13 November 2018 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 Ivanti (formerly LANDESK, HEAT Software, Wavelink, Shavlik, Xtraction, AppSense).

Ivanti
UK
6 months to
13 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 596 620 549
Rank change year-on-year +24 -71 +25
Contract jobs citing Ivanti 309 267 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.30% 0.26% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 0.71% 0.61% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 217 170 213
UK median daily rate £360 £319 £290
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +12.94% +9.91% -10.77%
10th Percentile £163 £113 £129
90th Percentile £525 £513 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £350 £293
% change year-on-year -7.86% +19.66% -5.65%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 14 40
UK median hourly rate £20.75 £14.30 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +45.10% -13.33% -5.16%
10th Percentile £14.01 £9.25 £11.45
90th Percentile £25.25 £51.00 £29.81
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £12.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year +64.36% -27.86% -1.41%

Ivanti is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 43,770 43,769 47,552
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.20% 42.84% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 27,148 27,177 29,021
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £415
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +3.61% +3.75%
10th Percentile £250 £238 £238
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £424 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +6.00% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,667 1,464 1,711
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% +5.94% -5.71%
10th Percentile £10.77 £10.60 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £45.00 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.75 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +1.52% - -5.71%

Ivanti
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Ivanti as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

Job vacancy trend for Ivanti in the UK

Ivanti
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Ivanti in the UK

Ivanti
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ivanti over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Ivanti in the UK

Ivanti
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Ivanti in the UK

Ivanti
Contractor Hourly Rate Histogram

The hourly rate distribution of IT jobs citing Ivanti over the 6 months to 13 November 2018.

Contractor hourly rate histogram for Ivanti in the UK

Ivanti
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Ivanti within the UK over the 6 months to 13 November 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +28 277 £388 +21.09% 47
London +77 180 £400 +33.33% 18
UK excluding London -45 126 £323 -7.86% 30
South East -17 37 £388 -0.64% 10
North of England -35 33 £325 +18.18% 4
Scotland +7 28 £280 +20.43%
North West -10 18 £325 +64.56% 3
Midlands -23 12 £168 -56.77% 10
North East -7 10 £325 +17.12%
South West -32 10 £425 -15.00% 3
West Midlands -28 8 £110 -74.86% 6
Yorkshire -6 5 £350 - 1
East Midlands +7 4 £225 -40.00% 4
Wales -14 3 £313 -10.71% 1
East of England -19 3 - - 2

For the 6 months to 13 November 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Ivanti also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Ivanti.

1 257 (83.17%) Windows
2 190 (61.49%) Microsoft
3 171 (55.34%) Active Directory
4 164 (53.07%) Citrix
5 141 (45.63%) SCCM
6 131 (42.39%) Windows 10
7 126 (40.78%) VMware
8 121 (39.16%) Windows 7
9 104 (33.66%) Microsoft App-V
10 92 (29.77%) PowerShell
11 91 (29.45%) VMware Infrastructure
12 89 (28.80%) XenApp
13 84 (27.18%) Windows Server
14 71 (22.98%) DHCP
15 68 (22.01%) Office 365
16 64 (20.71%) DNS
17 61 (19.74%) ITIL
17 61 (19.74%) Windows Server 2008
18 57 (18.45%) MS Exchange
18 57 (18.45%) Finance
19 56 (18.12%) XenDesktop
20 55 (17.80%) Microsoft Office
20 55 (17.80%) McAfee
21 46 (14.89%) VMware ESXi
21 46 (14.89%) Virtual Desktop
22 41 (13.27%) Service Management
23 39 (12.62%) Windows Server 2003
24 38 (12.30%) Security Cleared
25 37 (11.97%) MSI
25 37 (11.97%) SLA

Ivanti
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 57 (18.45%) MS Exchange
2 17 (5.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 11 (3.56%) Skype for Business
4 9 (2.91%) Exchange Server 2013
5 8 (2.59%) SharePoint
6 4 (1.29%) Confluence
6 4 (1.29%) IIS
Applications
1 55 (17.80%) Microsoft Office
2 16 (5.18%) Microsoft Excel
3 6 (1.94%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 6 (1.94%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.32%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (0.97%) SAP GTS
2 2 (0.65%) Dynamics CRM
2 2 (0.65%) Infor SunSystems
2 2 (0.65%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (0.65%) ReMetrica
Cloud Services
1 68 (22.01%) Office 365
2 25 (8.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 11 (3.56%) Azure Active Directory
4 7 (2.27%) Mimecast
5 6 (1.94%) Amazon AWS
6 4 (1.29%) IaaS
7 3 (0.97%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.97%) Datadog
7 3 (0.97%) SaaS
7 3 (0.97%) Slack
8 2 (0.65%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.32%) Cloud Computing
9 1 (0.32%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 71 (22.98%) DHCP
2 64 (20.71%) DNS
3 28 (9.06%) VPN
4 21 (6.80%) NetScaler
5 17 (5.50%) SAN
5 17 (5.50%) TCP/IP
6 15 (4.85%) Wireless
7 14 (4.53%) Internet
8 13 (4.21%) LAN
9 12 (3.88%) WAN
10 10 (3.24%) Cisco IOS
10 10 (3.24%) Structured Cabling
11 9 (2.91%) MPLS
12 8 (2.59%) Firewall
12 8 (2.59%) Skype
12 8 (2.59%) VoIP
13 6 (1.94%) Wi-Fi
14 5 (1.62%) 3G
14 5 (1.62%) Cisco ASA
15 4 (1.29%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.88%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.65%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.32%) Amazon RDS
3 1 (0.32%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 37 (11.97%) MSI
2 20 (6.47%) HP UFT
2 20 (6.47%) WinRunner
3 11 (3.56%) InstallShield
4 8 (2.59%) AdminStudio
5 7 (2.27%) Git (software)
5 7 (2.27%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.29%) JIRA
6 4 (1.29%) WinDbg
6 4 (1.29%) Wise Package Studio
7 2 (0.65%) Octopus Deploy
8 1 (0.32%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 57 (18.45%) Finance
2 16 (5.18%) Banking
3 9 (2.91%) Law
4 5 (1.62%) Manufacturing
5 4 (1.29%) Billing
5 4 (1.29%) Legal
6 3 (0.97%) Advertising
6 3 (0.97%) International Banking
7 2 (0.65%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.65%) Retail
7 2 (0.65%) Telecoms
8 1 (0.32%) Back Office
8 1 (0.32%) Electronics
8 1 (0.32%) Front Office
8 1 (0.32%) Local Government
8 1 (0.32%) Marketing
8 1 (0.32%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 73 (23.62%) Analyst
2 53 (17.15%) Desktop Support
3 37 (11.97%) Support Analyst
4 33 (10.68%) Service Analyst
5 32 (10.36%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 28 (9.06%) Desktop Engineer
7 26 (8.41%) Service Desk Analyst
8 23 (7.44%) Support Engineer
9 22 (7.12%) Consultant
10 21 (6.80%) Windows Engineer
11 19 (6.15%) Applications Packager
11 19 (6.15%) Citrix Engineer
12 17 (5.50%) Service Desk Support
13 16 (5.18%) 1st Line Support
13 16 (5.18%) Desktop Support Engineer
14 15 (4.85%) Citrix Specialist
14 15 (4.85%) Service Desk Support Analyst
15 13 (4.21%) Architect
15 13 (4.21%) Infrastructure Analyst
16 12 (3.88%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (1.94%) Software Packaging
2 4 (1.29%) OCX
3 3 (0.97%) SAML
3 3 (0.97%) Web Services
4 2 (0.65%) SailPoint
4 2 (0.65%) XMPP
5 1 (0.32%) .NET
5 1 (0.32%) COM
5 1 (0.32%) COM+
5 1 (0.32%) JSON
5 1 (0.32%) Middleware
5 1 (0.32%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 22 (7.12%) Clustering
2 19 (6.15%) PDA
3 13 (4.21%) Blackberry
4 12 (3.88%) Analytical Skills
5 11 (3.56%) Computer Science
5 11 (3.56%) Fat Client
5 11 (3.56%) Thin Client
5 11 (3.56%) User Experience
6 9 (2.91%) Management Information System
7 6 (1.94%) Data Centre
8 5 (1.62%) iPhone
8 5 (1.62%) Smartphone
9 4 (1.29%) Online Gambling
10 3 (0.97%) Handset
10 3 (0.97%) PKI
10 3 (0.97%) Smartcard
10 3 (0.97%) Video Conferencing
11 2 (0.65%) Driving Licence
11 2 (0.65%) PMI
11 2 (0.65%) RSA SecurID
Operating Systems
1 257 (83.17%) Windows
2 131 (42.39%) Windows 10
3 121 (39.16%) Windows 7
4 84 (27.18%) Windows Server
5 61 (19.74%) Windows Server 2008
6 39 (12.62%) Windows Server 2003
7 34 (11.00%) Windows Server 2012
8 20 (6.47%) AIX
9 18 (5.83%) Mac OS X
10 14 (4.53%) Android
10 14 (4.53%) Windows 8
11 9 (2.91%) Mac OS X Server
12 7 (2.27%) Windows XP
13 4 (1.29%) Mac OS
14 3 (0.97%) Linux
14 3 (0.97%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.65%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.32%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.32%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 61 (19.74%) ITIL
2 41 (13.27%) Service Management
3 32 (10.36%) Infrastructure Engineering
4 31 (10.03%) Application Packaging
5 29 (9.39%) Root Cause Analysis
6 27 (8.74%) Change Management
7 25 (8.09%) Software Testing
8 24 (7.77%) Application Virtualisation
9 20 (6.47%) Personalization
9 20 (6.47%) Test Automation
9 20 (6.47%) Test Scripting
9 20 (6.47%) Virtual Environments
10 19 (6.15%) Desktop Virtualisation
10 19 (6.15%) Project Management
11 18 (5.83%) Smoke Testing
12 16 (5.18%) Continuous Improvement
12 16 (5.18%) Migration
12 16 (5.18%) Proactive Monitoring
13 15 (4.85%) Patch Management
14 14 (4.53%) Runbook
Programming Languages
1 92 (29.77%) PowerShell
2 35 (11.33%) SQL
3 28 (9.06%) VBScript
4 15 (4.85%) VB
5 8 (2.59%) VBA
6 7 (2.27%) C#
7 6 (1.94%) C
8 4 (1.29%) T-SQL
9 3 (0.97%) Java
9 3 (0.97%) Python
9 3 (0.97%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 38 (12.30%) Security Cleared
2 33 (10.68%) SC Cleared
3 26 (8.41%) Microsoft Certification
4 22 (7.12%) Degree
5 20 (6.47%) ISTQB
6 19 (6.15%) MCSE
7 12 (3.88%) ITIL Certification
8 6 (1.94%) MCDST
9 5 (1.62%) ACSP
9 5 (1.62%) ACTC
9 5 (1.62%) BPSS Clearance
9 5 (1.62%) Computer Science Degree
9 5 (1.62%) MCP
9 5 (1.62%) MCTS
10 4 (1.29%) MCITP
11 3 (0.97%) CISSP
12 2 (0.65%) CCNA
12 2 (0.65%) Cisco Certification
12 2 (0.65%) PMI Certification
12 2 (0.65%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 37 (11.97%) SLA
2 4 (1.29%) QA
3 3 (0.97%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.97%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.97%) PCI DSS
3 3 (0.97%) PMO
4 2 (0.65%) COBIT
4 2 (0.65%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 171 (55.34%) Active Directory
2 104 (33.66%) Microsoft App-V
3 91 (29.45%) VMware Infrastructure
4 89 (28.80%) XenApp
5 56 (18.12%) XenDesktop
6 46 (14.89%) Virtual Desktop
6 46 (14.89%) VMware ESXi
7 23 (7.44%) Hyper-V
8 19 (6.15%) vSphere
9 10 (3.24%) VMware Server
10 8 (2.59%) BitLocker
11 5 (1.62%) DFS Replication
12 4 (1.29%) Virtual Machines
12 4 (1.29%) XenServer
13 3 (0.97%) VMware NSX
14 2 (0.65%) Microsoft Virtual Server
14 2 (0.65%) Terminal Services
14 2 (0.65%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
14 2 (0.65%) Xen
Systems Management
1 141 (45.63%) SCCM
2 34 (11.00%) McAfee ePO
3 20 (6.47%) HP ALM
4 16 (5.18%) AirWatch
5 15 (4.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 12 (3.88%) WSUS
7 11 (3.56%) SCOM
8 10 (3.24%) Backup Exec
9 9 (2.91%) Puppet
10 8 (2.59%) Microsoft Intune
10 8 (2.59%) WMI
11 7 (2.27%) Cisco CUCM
11 7 (2.27%) SCOrch
11 7 (2.27%) Terraform
11 7 (2.27%) XenMobile
12 6 (1.94%) Tivoli
13 4 (1.29%) Perfmon
13 4 (1.29%) Tivoli Monitoring
14 3 (0.97%) SafeCom
14 3 (0.97%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 190 (61.49%) Microsoft
2 164 (53.07%) Citrix
3 126 (40.78%) VMware
4 55 (17.80%) McAfee
5 32 (10.36%) Cisco
6 30 (9.71%) HP
7 28 (9.06%) Wyse
8 20 (6.47%) Apple
8 20 (6.47%) Veritas
9 16 (5.18%) Shavlik
10 13 (4.21%) EMC
10 13 (4.21%) Symantec
11 12 (3.88%) SAP
12 10 (3.24%) Sophos
12 10 (3.24%) Splunk
12 10 (3.24%) Veeam
13 9 (2.91%) Remedy
14 8 (2.59%) ServiceNow
15 7 (2.27%) Dell
15 7 (2.27%) Hitachi