Period
to 23 April 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 23 April 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
23 Apr 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 465 587 590
Rank change year-on-year +122 +3 -71
Contract jobs citing Ivanti 464 258 314
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.46% 0.28% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 1.10% 0.63% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 321 183 168
UK median daily rate £350 £338 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +3.85% -7.14%
10th Percentile £170 £128 £128
90th Percentile £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £326 £308
% change year-on-year -0.31% +6.02% -11.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 23 24 25
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +9.38% -20.00% +19.62%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £16.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +1.56% -20.00% +33.33%

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 42,212 41,016 46,374
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.76% 44.58% 43.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,380 25,182 27,927
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +4.29% +1.88%
10th Percentile £247 £250 £235
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +2.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,442 1,475 1,675
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.30 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.16% -8.95% +11.76%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.38 £10.08
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.29 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.50 £18.00
% change year-on-year -3.88% -8.33% +9.09%

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 23 April 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 23 April 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 23 April 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 +84 395 £350 - 44
UK excluding London +30 238 £325 -0.31% 26
London +61 220 £373 +6.43% 20
North of England +49 84 £318 +15.45% 9
South East +10 67 £350 -9.68% 9
Scotland +34 66 £275 +139.13% 1
North East +54 44 £305 +41.63% 1
North West +4 30 £375 +87.50% 8
Yorkshire -7 10 - -
Midlands -40 8 £290 -17.14% 4
West Midlands -4 7 £290 -14.07% 2
East of England -14 7 £488 +30.00% 1
South West -6 5 £363 +15.54% 1
Wales -9 2 £375 +15.38%
East Midlands -22 1 - - 2

For the 6 months to 23 April 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.

1 344 (74.14%) Windows
2 270 (58.19%) Active Directory
3 253 (54.53%) Microsoft
4 244 (52.59%) Citrix
5 221 (47.63%) VMware
6 169 (36.42%) XenApp
7 164 (35.34%) Windows Server
8 154 (33.19%) SCCM
9 144 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
10 137 (29.53%) Windows 10
11 136 (29.31%) Microsoft App-V
12 132 (28.45%) XenDesktop
13 128 (27.59%) Windows 7
14 126 (27.16%) PowerShell
15 121 (26.08%) DNS
16 117 (25.22%) DHCP
16 117 (25.22%) ITIL
17 103 (22.20%) Windows Server 2008
18 100 (21.55%) Security Cleared
19 96 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
20 90 (19.40%) Finance
21 89 (19.18%) SC Cleared
22 84 (18.10%) Windows Server 2012
23 80 (17.24%) Office 365
24 70 (15.09%) NetScaler
25 59 (12.72%) vSphere
26 58 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
27 56 (12.07%) HP
28 55 (11.85%) Microsoft Office
29 54 (11.64%) Shavlik

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 40 (8.62%) MS Exchange
2 37 (7.97%) IIS
3 19 (4.09%) Skype for Business
4 15 (3.23%) OpenStack
5 11 (2.37%) SharePoint
6 8 (1.72%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (1.72%) Exchange Server 2010
7 5 (1.08%) Exchange Server 2007
8 4 (0.86%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.22%) Confluence
9 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.22%) IBM Notes
9 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 55 (11.85%) Microsoft Office
2 6 (1.29%) Microsoft Excel
2 6 (1.29%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 80 (17.24%) Office 365
2 28 (6.03%) Microsoft Azure
3 12 (2.59%) Amazon AWS
3 12 (2.59%) IaaS
4 11 (2.37%) SaaS
5 9 (1.94%) PaaS
6 8 (1.72%) OneDrive
7 1 (0.22%) Cloud Computing
7 1 (0.22%) Mimecast
7 1 (0.22%) Slack
Communications & Networking
1 121 (26.08%) DNS
2 117 (25.22%) DHCP
3 70 (15.09%) NetScaler
4 51 (10.99%) SAN
5 25 (5.39%) Wi-Fi
6 23 (4.96%) 3G
6 23 (4.96%) VPN
7 18 (3.88%) Skype
8 14 (3.02%) NAS
9 13 (2.80%) MPLS
10 11 (2.37%) VSAN
10 11 (2.37%) WAN
11 10 (2.16%) VLAN
12 9 (1.94%) LAN
12 9 (1.94%) TCP/IP
13 8 (1.72%) Firewall
14 6 (1.29%) Remote Desktop
14 6 (1.29%) SMS
15 5 (1.08%) Internet
15 5 (1.08%) SMTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (2.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.65%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.43%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.22%) MySQL
4 1 (0.22%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (0.22%) RDBMS
4 1 (0.22%) Relational Database
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 30 (6.47%) MSI
2 15 (3.23%) HP UFT
3 14 (3.02%) WinRunner
4 7 (1.51%) JIRA
5 5 (1.08%) AdminStudio
6 4 (0.86%) InstallShield
7 2 (0.43%) WinDbg
8 1 (0.22%) Burp Suite
8 1 (0.22%) Git (software)
8 1 (0.22%) Jenkins
8 1 (0.22%) JMeter
8 1 (0.22%) LoadRunner
8 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
8 1 (0.22%) TestDirector
General
1 90 (19.40%) Finance
2 28 (6.03%) Banking
3 15 (3.23%) Law
4 11 (2.37%) Investment Banking
5 8 (1.72%) Legal
6 4 (0.86%) Retail
6 4 (0.86%) Retail Banking
7 3 (0.65%) Local Government
8 2 (0.43%) Advertising
8 2 (0.43%) Back Office
8 2 (0.43%) French Language
8 2 (0.43%) Front Office
8 2 (0.43%) Publishing
8 2 (0.43%) Telecoms
9 1 (0.22%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Electronics
9 1 (0.22%) Financial Institution
9 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.22%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.22%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 85 (18.32%) Analyst
2 68 (14.66%) Citrix Engineer
3 61 (13.15%) Windows Engineer
4 52 (11.21%) Desktop Support
5 51 (10.99%) Service Analyst
6 50 (10.78%) Support Engineer
7 49 (10.56%) Service Desk Analyst
8 45 (9.70%) 2nd Line Support
9 32 (6.90%) Consultant
10 24 (5.17%) Service Desk Support
11 23 (4.96%) Architect
11 23 (4.96%) Desktop Engineer
11 23 (4.96%) Service Desk Support Analyst
11 23 (4.96%) Virtualisation Engineer
12 22 (4.74%) 2nd Line Engineer
13 20 (4.31%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
13 20 (4.31%) Applications Packager
14 17 (3.66%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
14 17 (3.66%) Infrastructure Engineer
15 16 (3.45%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (1.51%) Software Packaging
2 6 (1.29%) HTML
3 5 (1.08%) SailPoint
4 4 (0.86%) LDAP
5 3 (0.65%) .NET
5 3 (0.65%) ASP.NET
5 3 (0.65%) Web Services
6 1 (0.22%) COM+
6 1 (0.22%) MAPI
6 1 (0.22%) RabbitMQ
6 1 (0.22%) REST
6 1 (0.22%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 37 (7.97%) Management Information System
2 34 (7.33%) Clustering
3 31 (6.68%) Computer Science
4 30 (6.47%) Data Centre
5 27 (5.82%) Fat Client
5 27 (5.82%) Thin Client
6 14 (3.02%) PDA
7 11 (2.37%) Blackberry
7 11 (2.37%) User Experience
8 10 (2.16%) Analytical Skills
8 10 (2.16%) Self-Motivation
8 10 (2.16%) Smartphone
9 6 (1.29%) CESG
10 3 (0.65%) iPad
10 3 (0.65%) NHS
10 3 (0.65%) Virtual Team
11 2 (0.43%) Enterprise Software
11 2 (0.43%) iPhone
11 2 (0.43%) PKI
11 2 (0.43%) VxBlock/Vblock
Operating Systems
1 344 (74.14%) Windows
2 164 (35.34%) Windows Server
3 137 (29.53%) Windows 10
4 128 (27.59%) Windows 7
5 103 (22.20%) Windows Server 2008
6 96 (20.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 84 (18.10%) Windows Server 2012
8 34 (7.33%) Windows 8
9 17 (3.66%) Linux
10 14 (3.02%) AIX
11 12 (2.59%) Android
12 10 (2.16%) Mac OS X
12 10 (2.16%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 9 (1.94%) Windows XP
14 6 (1.29%) Apple iOS
15 5 (1.08%) Windows 2000
16 4 (0.86%) Unix
17 2 (0.43%) CentOS
17 2 (0.43%) Solaris
17 2 (0.43%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 117 (25.22%) ITIL
2 39 (8.41%) Change Management
2 39 (8.41%) Project Management
3 35 (7.54%) Application Packaging
4 33 (7.11%) Software Delivery
5 32 (6.90%) Business Continuity
6 31 (6.68%) ITSM
6 31 (6.68%) Service Management
7 26 (5.60%) Problem-Solving
7 26 (5.60%) Service Delivery
8 24 (5.17%) Root Cause Analysis
9 22 (4.74%) Virtual Environments
10 20 (4.31%) Asset Management
10 20 (4.31%) Migration
10 20 (4.31%) Problem Management
11 18 (3.88%) Application Virtualisation
11 18 (3.88%) Incident Management
12 17 (3.66%) Desktop Virtualisation
12 17 (3.66%) High Availability
12 17 (3.66%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 126 (27.16%) PowerShell
2 45 (9.70%) SQL
3 42 (9.05%) VBScript
4 25 (5.39%) VB
5 20 (4.31%) Shell Script
6 9 (1.94%) T-SQL
7 3 (0.65%) C#
7 3 (0.65%) Perl
7 3 (0.65%) VB.NET
8 2 (0.43%) C
8 2 (0.43%) Java
8 2 (0.43%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.22%) Python
9 1 (0.22%) Ruby
9 1 (0.22%) VBA
Qualifications
1 100 (21.55%) Security Cleared
2 89 (19.18%) SC Cleared
3 58 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
4 43 (9.27%) Degree
5 40 (8.62%) MCP
5 40 (8.62%) MCSE
6 38 (8.19%) MCSA
7 36 (7.76%) MCITP
8 31 (6.68%) Computer Science Degree
9 16 (3.45%) BPSS Clearance
10 14 (3.02%) ISTQB
11 13 (2.80%) Citrix Certification
11 13 (2.80%) ITIL Certification
12 12 (2.59%) CISSP
13 8 (1.72%) Cisco Certification
14 7 (1.51%) CCDP
14 7 (1.51%) CCIE
14 7 (1.51%) CCNP
14 7 (1.51%) CISM
14 7 (1.51%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 19 (4.09%) SLA
2 15 (3.23%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.08%) COBIT
3 5 (1.08%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 4 (0.86%) QA
5 1 (0.22%) GDPR
5 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
5 1 (0.22%) PCI DSS
5 1 (0.22%) WCAG
System Software
1 270 (58.19%) Active Directory
2 169 (36.42%) XenApp
3 144 (31.03%) VMware Infrastructure
4 136 (29.31%) Microsoft App-V
5 132 (28.45%) XenDesktop
6 59 (12.72%) vSphere
7 46 (9.91%) Hyper-V
8 39 (8.41%) XenServer
9 38 (8.19%) Virtual Desktop
10 33 (7.11%) VMware ESXi
11 16 (3.45%) BitLocker
12 14 (3.02%) DFS Replication
13 10 (2.16%) VMware NSX
14 8 (1.72%) Virtual Machines
15 5 (1.08%) Terminal Server
16 4 (0.86%) Virtual Servers
17 3 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
17 3 (0.65%) Terminal Services
17 3 (0.65%) Xen
18 2 (0.43%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 154 (33.19%) SCCM
2 35 (7.54%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 30 (6.47%) Nessus
4 23 (4.96%) McAfee ePO
5 18 (3.88%) WSUS
6 15 (3.23%) AirWatch
7 14 (3.02%) HP ALM
8 12 (2.59%) Microsoft Intune
9 11 (2.37%) Failover Clustering
10 8 (1.72%) Norton AntiVirus
10 8 (1.72%) SCOM
10 8 (1.72%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 7 (1.51%) EdgeSight
12 5 (1.08%) WMI
13 4 (0.86%) Jamf Pro
13 4 (0.86%) NetBackup
13 4 (0.86%) vCenter Server
14 3 (0.65%) XenMobile
15 2 (0.43%) HP SIM
15 2 (0.43%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 253 (54.53%) Microsoft
2 244 (52.59%) Citrix
3 221 (47.63%) VMware
4 56 (12.07%) HP
5 54 (11.64%) Shavlik
6 38 (8.19%) SolarWinds
7 32 (6.90%) SAP
8 29 (6.25%) McAfee
9 26 (5.60%) ThinPrint
10 22 (4.74%) Dell
10 22 (4.74%) Wyse
11 20 (4.31%) Veritas
12 19 (4.09%) Cisco
13 15 (3.23%) Symantec
14 13 (2.80%) Apple
15 12 (2.59%) Altiris
16 11 (2.37%) Avaya
16 11 (2.37%) IBM
17 10 (2.16%) ServiceNow
17 10 (2.16%) Splunk