Period
to 23 January 2019

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 January 2019 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 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 612 553 558
Rank change year-on-year -59 +5 +42
Contract jobs citing Ivanti 271 341 312
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.27% 0.34% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.64% 0.81% 0.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 185 216 194
UK median daily rate £375 £350 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.14% +11.11% -3.08%
10th Percentile £175 £131 £128
90th Percentile £491 £525 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year +7.14% +7.69% +4.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 19 25
UK median hourly rate £24.50 £17.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.12% +3.03% -10.81%
10th Percentile £23.00 £11.45 £14.78
90th Percentile £36.67 £36.00 £27.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £14.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year +75.00% -15.15% -17.50%

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 42,016 42,190 43,440
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.16% 41.95% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 25,984 26,600 26,625
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
10th Percentile £256 £231 £240
90th Percentile £638 £625 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £395
% change year-on-year +6.25% +1.27% +3.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,534 1,392 1,650
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.40% +2.53% -5.56%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.51 £10.25
90th Percentile £48.47 £45.00 £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.50

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019.

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 January 2019. 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 -38 260 £375 +7.14% 34
London +25 168 £375 +2.74% 11
UK excluding London -89 100 £375 +7.14% 24
North of England -42 33 £375 +29.31% 8
South East -17 28 £388 +10.71% 4
North West -16 21 £385 +26.23% 7
South West -37 14 £400 -20.00% 3
Midlands +1 11 £225 -30.77% 7
Scotland -6 9 £283 -8.87%
Yorkshire -16 9 £325 - 1
West Midlands -23 8 £413 +42.24% 5
East of England -20 4 £275 -38.89% 1
East Midlands +6 3 £160 -60.00% 2
North East -24 3 £325 +14.04%
Wales -11 1 £325 -13.33% 1

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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.

1 231 (85.24%) Windows
2 158 (58.30%) Microsoft
3 141 (52.03%) Active Directory
4 136 (50.18%) Citrix
5 127 (46.86%) SCCM
6 119 (43.91%) Windows 10
7 115 (42.44%) VMware
8 97 (35.79%) Windows 7
9 88 (32.47%) PowerShell
9 88 (32.47%) Microsoft App-V
10 83 (30.63%) Windows Server
11 79 (29.15%) XenApp
12 73 (26.94%) VMware Infrastructure
13 63 (23.25%) Finance
14 60 (22.14%) ITIL
15 57 (21.03%) Microsoft Office
16 54 (19.93%) DHCP
16 54 (19.93%) Office 365
17 53 (19.56%) DNS
18 47 (17.34%) MS Exchange
19 46 (16.97%) MSI
19 46 (16.97%) XenDesktop
20 45 (16.61%) McAfee
21 43 (15.87%) Service Management
21 43 (15.87%) SLA
22 41 (15.13%) Application Packaging
23 40 (14.76%) Windows Server 2008
24 38 (14.02%) Virtual Desktop
25 36 (13.28%) VMware ESXi
26 34 (12.55%) Windows Server 2012

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 47 (17.34%) MS Exchange
2 11 (4.06%) Skype for Business
3 9 (3.32%) SharePoint
4 8 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2010
4 8 (2.95%) Exchange Server 2013
5 4 (1.48%) Confluence
6 3 (1.11%) IIS
7 1 (0.37%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 1 (0.37%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 57 (21.03%) Microsoft Office
2 15 (5.54%) Microsoft Excel
3 5 (1.85%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 5 (1.85%) MS Visio
4 1 (0.37%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 3 (1.11%) SAP GTS
2 2 (0.74%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.37%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 54 (19.93%) Office 365
2 16 (5.90%) Microsoft Azure
3 6 (2.21%) Mimecast
4 5 (1.85%) Azure Active Directory
5 4 (1.48%) SaaS
6 3 (1.11%) Amazon AWS
7 2 (0.74%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 54 (19.93%) DHCP
2 53 (19.56%) DNS
3 30 (11.07%) VPN
4 23 (8.49%) LAN
4 23 (8.49%) NetScaler
5 22 (8.12%) WAN
6 18 (6.64%) TCP/IP
7 15 (5.54%) SAN
8 12 (4.43%) Wireless
9 11 (4.06%) Skype
9 11 (4.06%) Structured Cabling
10 10 (3.69%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (3.32%) Internet
12 7 (2.58%) MPLS
13 6 (2.21%) Firewall
13 6 (2.21%) VoIP
14 4 (1.48%) Asterisk PBX
14 4 (1.48%) PBX
14 4 (1.48%) Remote Desktop
15 3 (1.11%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (2.95%) SQL Server
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2008
2 1 (0.37%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 46 (16.97%) MSI
2 14 (5.17%) InstallShield
3 12 (4.43%) AdminStudio
4 10 (3.69%) WinDbg
5 9 (3.32%) HP UFT
5 9 (3.32%) WinRunner
5 9 (3.32%) Wise Package Studio
6 4 (1.48%) Git (software)
6 4 (1.48%) Jenkins
6 4 (1.48%) JIRA
7 1 (0.37%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 63 (23.25%) Finance
2 17 (6.27%) Banking
3 10 (3.69%) Law
4 9 (3.32%) Billing
5 4 (1.48%) Legal
6 3 (1.11%) Corporate Banking
7 2 (0.74%) Advertising
7 2 (0.74%) International Banking
7 2 (0.74%) Investment Banking
7 2 (0.74%) Local Government
8 1 (0.37%) Back Office
8 1 (0.37%) Front Office
8 1 (0.37%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 61 (22.51%) Analyst
2 35 (12.92%) Applications Packager
3 33 (12.18%) Support Analyst
4 28 (10.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 25 (9.23%) Service Analyst
6 24 (8.86%) Citrix Engineer
6 24 (8.86%) Desktop Engineer
7 22 (8.12%) Service Desk Analyst
7 22 (8.12%) Support Engineer
8 20 (7.38%) Windows Engineer
9 18 (6.64%) Desktop Support
9 18 (6.64%) Service Desk Support
10 17 (6.27%) Consultant
11 16 (5.90%) Infrastructure Analyst
11 16 (5.90%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 15 (5.54%) Desktop Support Engineer
12 15 (5.54%) Infrastructure Support
13 14 (5.17%) 3rd Line Support
14 13 (4.80%) 1st Line Support
15 12 (4.43%) Infrastructure Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (3.32%) OCX
1 9 (3.32%) Software Packaging
2 1 (0.37%) COM+
2 1 (0.37%) EDI
2 1 (0.37%) LDAP
2 1 (0.37%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 15 (5.54%) Clustering
2 13 (4.80%) Management Information System
3 11 (4.06%) Blackberry
3 11 (4.06%) Fat Client
3 11 (4.06%) Thin Client
4 9 (3.32%) PDA
4 9 (3.32%) Smartphone
5 7 (2.58%) Analytical Skills
6 6 (2.21%) User Experience
7 4 (1.48%) iPhone
7 4 (1.48%) Online Gambling
7 4 (1.48%) RSA SecurID
8 3 (1.11%) Data Centre
8 3 (1.11%) Handset
8 3 (1.11%) Self-Motivation
8 3 (1.11%) Virtual Team
9 2 (0.74%) NHS
9 2 (0.74%) Video Conferencing
10 1 (0.37%) Chip and PIN
10 1 (0.37%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 231 (85.24%) Windows
2 119 (43.91%) Windows 10
3 97 (35.79%) Windows 7
4 83 (30.63%) Windows Server
5 40 (14.76%) Windows Server 2008
6 34 (12.55%) Windows Server 2012
7 20 (7.38%) Windows Server 2003
8 16 (5.90%) Mac OS X
8 16 (5.90%) Windows XP
9 14 (5.17%) Android
10 12 (4.43%) Windows 8
11 9 (3.32%) AIX
12 8 (2.95%) Linux
12 8 (2.95%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 6 (2.21%) Mac OS X Server
14 3 (1.11%) Windows Phone
15 2 (0.74%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.37%) CentOS
16 1 (0.37%) Mac OS
Processes & Methodologies
1 60 (22.14%) ITIL
2 43 (15.87%) Service Management
3 41 (15.13%) Application Packaging
4 33 (12.18%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 27 (9.96%) Change Management
6 26 (9.59%) Root Cause Analysis
7 25 (9.23%) Application Virtualisation
7 25 (9.23%) Personalization
7 25 (9.23%) Virtual Environments
8 21 (7.75%) Migration
9 18 (6.64%) Software Testing
10 14 (5.17%) Asset Management
10 14 (5.17%) Patch Management
10 14 (5.17%) User Acceptance Testing
11 13 (4.80%) Continuous Improvement
11 13 (4.80%) Incident Management
11 13 (4.80%) Proactive Monitoring
12 12 (4.43%) Desktop Virtualisation
13 11 (4.06%) Problem Management
13 11 (4.06%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 88 (32.47%) PowerShell
2 32 (11.81%) VBScript
3 17 (6.27%) SQL
4 15 (5.54%) VB
5 8 (2.95%) C#
6 6 (2.21%) VBA
7 3 (1.11%) C
8 1 (0.37%) Python
Qualifications
1 30 (11.07%) Microsoft Certification
2 24 (8.86%) MCSE
3 18 (6.64%) Security Cleared
4 17 (6.27%) SC Cleared
5 14 (5.17%) Degree
6 9 (3.32%) ISTQB
6 9 (3.32%) ITIL Certification
7 8 (2.95%) CCA
7 8 (2.95%) Citrix Certification
8 6 (2.21%) MCDST
9 4 (1.48%) ACSP
9 4 (1.48%) ACTC
10 3 (1.11%) CCNA
10 3 (1.11%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.11%) MCITP
10 3 (1.11%) MCP
10 3 (1.11%) MCTS
11 2 (0.74%) MCSA
11 2 (0.74%) RHCSA
12 1 (0.37%) SANS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 43 (15.87%) SLA
2 9 (3.32%) QA
3 3 (1.11%) PMO
4 1 (0.37%) COBIT
4 1 (0.37%) Cyber Essentials
4 1 (0.37%) GDPR
4 1 (0.37%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 1 (0.37%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 141 (52.03%) Active Directory
2 88 (32.47%) Microsoft App-V
3 79 (29.15%) XenApp
4 73 (26.94%) VMware Infrastructure
5 46 (16.97%) XenDesktop
6 38 (14.02%) Virtual Desktop
7 36 (13.28%) VMware ESXi
8 22 (8.12%) vSphere
9 13 (4.80%) Hyper-V
10 12 (4.43%) VMware Server
11 8 (2.95%) DFS Replication
12 5 (1.85%) XenServer
13 4 (1.48%) BitLocker
13 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 4 (1.48%) Virtual Machines
13 4 (1.48%) Virtual Servers
14 2 (0.74%) Firmware
15 1 (0.37%) Terminal Services
15 1 (0.37%) VMware NSX
15 1 (0.37%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 127 (46.86%) SCCM
2 17 (6.27%) WSUS
3 15 (5.54%) McAfee ePO
4 11 (4.06%) AirWatch
4 11 (4.06%) Backup Exec
5 10 (3.69%) Perfmon
6 9 (3.32%) HP ALM
7 8 (2.95%) Tivoli
7 8 (2.95%) Tivoli Monitoring
8 7 (2.58%) Cisco CUCM
9 5 (1.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
10 4 (1.48%) Microsoft Intune
10 4 (1.48%) Puppet
10 4 (1.48%) SCOM
10 4 (1.48%) Terraform
11 3 (1.11%) Failover Clustering
11 3 (1.11%) Norton AntiVirus
11 3 (1.11%) SCVMM
11 3 (1.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
11 3 (1.11%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 158 (58.30%) Microsoft
2 136 (50.18%) Citrix
3 115 (42.44%) VMware
4 45 (16.61%) McAfee
5 33 (12.18%) Cisco
6 27 (9.96%) Wyse
7 22 (8.12%) HP
8 18 (6.64%) Shavlik
8 18 (6.64%) Symantec
9 17 (6.27%) Apple
10 15 (5.54%) EMC
11 11 (4.06%) Sophos
11 11 (4.06%) Splunk
11 11 (4.06%) Veeam
12 10 (3.69%) Altiris
13 9 (3.32%) CA
13 9 (3.32%) Hitachi
13 9 (3.32%) IBM
13 9 (3.32%) Veritas
13 9 (3.32%) Xerox