Period
to 26 September 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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 539 638 519
Rank change year-on-year +99 -119 +33
Contract jobs citing Ivanti 377 242 431
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.37% 0.24% 0.40%
As % of the Vendors category 0.87% 0.56% 0.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 291 158 242
UK median daily rate £350 £315 £284
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.29% +10.84% -12.69%
10th Percentile £178 £116 £158
90th Percentile £538 £521 £473
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £280
% change year-on-year - +16.07% -6.79%
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 13 43
UK median hourly rate £20.75 £13.50 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +53.70% -35.71% +20.00%
10th Percentile £16.04 £9.25 £11.70
90th Percentile £23.00 £16.92 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £9.50 £27.00
% change year-on-year +118.42% -64.81% +50.00%

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 43,179 42,916 48,028
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.02% 43.31% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,779 26,418 29,466
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £240
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £422 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +5.50% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,653 1,408 1,672
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £17.50
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £46.45 £46.92 £43.75
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.82 £17.50
% change year-on-year -1.90% -3.89% +2.94%

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 26 September 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 26 September 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 26 September 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 +68 316 £380 +20.63% 43
London +95 192 £400 +33.33% 19
UK excluding London +13 182 £325 - 24
North of England -10 58 £333 +23.15% 7
Scotland +34 57 £280 -6.67%
South East -12 36 £400 +14.29% 10
North East +2 32 £333 +20.91%
North West -14 24 £325 +150.00% 5
Midlands -24 14 £110 -71.61% 4
South West -9 11 £425 -15.00% 2
West Midlands -20 9 £110 -74.86% 3
East Midlands +8 5 £241 -35.67% 1
Wales -15 3 £313 -3.85%
East of England -32 3 £100 -77.78% 1
Yorkshire -18 2 £550 +27.54% 2

For the 6 months to 26 September 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.

1 298 (79.05%) Windows
2 243 (64.46%) Microsoft
3 229 (60.74%) Active Directory
4 228 (60.48%) Citrix
5 173 (45.89%) VMware
6 172 (45.62%) SCCM
7 158 (41.91%) Windows 10
8 145 (38.46%) Windows 7
9 139 (36.87%) VMware Infrastructure
9 139 (36.87%) Microsoft App-V
10 130 (34.48%) XenApp
11 129 (34.22%) PowerShell
12 106 (28.12%) Windows Server
13 105 (27.85%) DHCP
14 99 (26.26%) XenDesktop
15 98 (25.99%) DNS
16 96 (25.46%) Windows Server 2008
17 88 (23.34%) Security Cleared
18 82 (21.75%) SC Cleared
19 76 (20.16%) Office 365
20 72 (19.10%) ITIL
21 66 (17.51%) McAfee
22 65 (17.24%) Finance
23 60 (15.92%) VMware ESXi
23 60 (15.92%) Virtual Desktop
24 59 (15.65%) SQL
25 55 (14.59%) Windows Server 2003
26 54 (14.32%) NetScaler
27 52 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
28 50 (13.26%) MS Exchange

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 50 (13.26%) MS Exchange
2 17 (4.51%) IIS
3 15 (3.98%) Exchange Server 2010
3 15 (3.98%) OpenStack
4 13 (3.45%) Skype for Business
5 6 (1.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 6 (1.59%) Confluence
6 2 (0.53%) SharePoint
7 1 (0.27%) Elasticsearch
7 1 (0.27%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (0.27%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 52 (13.79%) Microsoft Office
2 21 (5.57%) Microsoft Excel
3 12 (3.18%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 6 (1.59%) MS Visio
5 1 (0.27%) Acrobat
Business Applications
1 2 (0.53%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (0.53%) Infor SunSystems
1 2 (0.53%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (0.53%) ReMetrica
1 2 (0.53%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 76 (20.16%) Office 365
2 30 (7.96%) Microsoft Azure
3 13 (3.45%) Azure Active Directory
4 9 (2.39%) IaaS
5 7 (1.86%) Amazon AWS
6 5 (1.33%) Slack
7 3 (0.80%) Amazon CloudWatch
7 3 (0.80%) Datadog
7 3 (0.80%) SaaS
8 2 (0.53%) Cloud Computing
8 2 (0.53%) Mimecast
8 2 (0.53%) OneDrive
9 1 (0.27%) Dynamics 365
Communications & Networking
1 105 (27.85%) DHCP
2 98 (25.99%) DNS
3 54 (14.32%) NetScaler
4 33 (8.75%) VPN
5 31 (8.22%) SAN
6 17 (4.51%) Internet
6 17 (4.51%) TCP/IP
7 14 (3.71%) 3G
7 14 (3.71%) MPLS
7 14 (3.71%) Wi-Fi
7 14 (3.71%) Wireless
8 12 (3.18%) NAS
9 11 (2.92%) LAN
9 11 (2.92%) Skype
10 10 (2.65%) WAN
11 9 (2.39%) Cisco IOS
11 9 (2.39%) Structured Cabling
11 9 (2.39%) VSAN
12 6 (1.59%) Firewall
12 6 (1.59%) VoIP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.71%) SQL Server
2 2 (0.53%) Amazon RDS
2 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (0.53%) SQL Server 2014
3 1 (0.27%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.27%) MySQL
3 1 (0.27%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (0.27%) RDBMS
3 1 (0.27%) Relational Database
3 1 (0.27%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 44 (11.67%) MSI
2 32 (8.49%) HP UFT
3 30 (7.96%) WinRunner
4 18 (4.77%) InstallShield
5 11 (2.92%) AdminStudio
6 9 (2.39%) Git (software)
6 9 (2.39%) Jenkins
7 7 (1.86%) JIRA
8 3 (0.80%) WinDbg
9 2 (0.53%) Burp Suite
9 2 (0.53%) JMeter
9 2 (0.53%) LoadRunner
9 2 (0.53%) Octopus Deploy
9 2 (0.53%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 65 (17.24%) Finance
2 19 (5.04%) Banking
3 14 (3.71%) Law
4 7 (1.86%) Manufacturing
5 5 (1.33%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.06%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.06%) Legal
7 3 (0.80%) Advertising
7 3 (0.80%) Electronics
7 3 (0.80%) Marketing
7 3 (0.80%) Publishing
7 3 (0.80%) Retail
8 2 (0.53%) Billing
8 2 (0.53%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.53%) International Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Back Office
9 1 (0.27%) Corporate Banking
9 1 (0.27%) Front Office
9 1 (0.27%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 86 (22.81%) Analyst
2 55 (14.59%) Desktop Support
3 41 (10.88%) Citrix Engineer
4 40 (10.61%) Service Analyst
5 37 (9.81%) Support Analyst
6 33 (8.75%) Service Desk Analyst
7 27 (7.16%) Desktop Engineer
7 27 (7.16%) Support Engineer
8 26 (6.90%) Windows Engineer
9 23 (6.10%) Consultant
10 22 (5.84%) 2nd Line Support
10 22 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineer
11 21 (5.57%) Applications Packager
12 20 (5.31%) Service Desk Support
12 20 (5.31%) Service Desk Support Analyst
13 17 (4.51%) Citrix Specialist
14 16 (4.24%) Architect
15 15 (3.98%) 1st Line Support
15 15 (3.98%) IT Support
15 15 (3.98%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (3.98%) Software Packaging
2 3 (0.80%) SAML
2 3 (0.80%) Web Services
2 3 (0.80%) XMPP
3 2 (0.53%) OCX
3 2 (0.53%) REST
3 2 (0.53%) SailPoint
4 1 (0.27%) .NET
4 1 (0.27%) COM
4 1 (0.27%) HTML
4 1 (0.27%) JSON
4 1 (0.27%) Middleware
4 1 (0.27%) RabbitMQ
4 1 (0.27%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 31 (8.22%) Clustering
2 29 (7.69%) PDA
3 26 (6.90%) Computer Science
4 23 (6.10%) Fat Client
4 23 (6.10%) Thin Client
5 18 (4.77%) Blackberry
6 14 (3.71%) User Experience
7 13 (3.45%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (3.45%) Data Centre
8 11 (2.92%) Management Information System
9 6 (1.59%) Smartphone
10 4 (1.06%) iPhone
10 4 (1.06%) Online Gambling
11 3 (0.80%) Driving Licence
11 3 (0.80%) PKI
11 3 (0.80%) RSA SecurID
11 3 (0.80%) Smartcard
12 2 (0.53%) Handset
12 2 (0.53%) PMI
12 2 (0.53%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 298 (79.05%) Windows
2 158 (41.91%) Windows 10
3 145 (38.46%) Windows 7
4 106 (28.12%) Windows Server
5 96 (25.46%) Windows Server 2008
6 55 (14.59%) Windows Server 2003
7 35 (9.28%) Windows Server 2012
8 30 (7.96%) AIX
9 24 (6.37%) Windows 8
10 15 (3.98%) Android
10 15 (3.98%) Mac OS X
11 8 (2.12%) Mac OS X Server
12 6 (1.59%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.33%) Mac OS
14 4 (1.06%) Linux
15 2 (0.53%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.53%) Windows Phone
16 1 (0.27%) Apple iOS
16 1 (0.27%) Unix
16 1 (0.27%) Windows Mobile
Processes & Methodologies
1 72 (19.10%) ITIL
2 38 (10.08%) Application Packaging
3 37 (9.81%) Service Management
4 34 (9.02%) Root Cause Analysis
5 33 (8.75%) Application Virtualisation
5 33 (8.75%) Change Management
5 33 (8.75%) Software Testing
6 30 (7.96%) Test Automation
6 30 (7.96%) Test Scripting
7 25 (6.63%) Project Management
8 24 (6.37%) Problem-Solving
8 24 (6.37%) Virtual Environments
9 23 (6.10%) Smoke Testing
10 22 (5.84%) Infrastructure Engineering
10 22 (5.84%) Runbook
10 22 (5.84%) Software Delivery
11 20 (5.31%) Desktop Virtualisation
11 20 (5.31%) Service Delivery
12 19 (5.04%) Capacity Management
13 17 (4.51%) Personalization
Programming Languages
1 129 (34.22%) PowerShell
2 59 (15.65%) SQL
3 36 (9.55%) VBScript
4 21 (5.57%) VB
5 8 (2.12%) VBA
6 6 (1.59%) C#
6 6 (1.59%) T-SQL
7 5 (1.33%) Python
8 4 (1.06%) C
8 4 (1.06%) Java
8 4 (1.06%) Ruby
9 1 (0.27%) JavaScript
9 1 (0.27%) Perl
Qualifications
1 88 (23.34%) Security Cleared
2 82 (21.75%) SC Cleared
3 37 (9.81%) Microsoft Certification
4 33 (8.75%) Degree
5 30 (7.96%) ISTQB
6 24 (6.37%) Computer Science Degree
7 14 (3.71%) BPSS Clearance
7 14 (3.71%) MCSE
8 12 (3.18%) ITIL Certification
9 7 (1.86%) MCP
10 6 (1.59%) MCDST
10 6 (1.59%) MCTS
11 4 (1.06%) ACSP
11 4 (1.06%) ACTC
11 4 (1.06%) MCITP
12 3 (0.80%) CISSP
13 2 (0.53%) CCA
13 2 (0.53%) CCNA
13 2 (0.53%) Cisco Certification
13 2 (0.53%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 31 (8.22%) SLA
2 10 (2.65%) Disclosure Scotland
3 3 (0.80%) Cyber Essentials
3 3 (0.80%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 3 (0.80%) PCI DSS
4 2 (0.53%) COBIT
4 2 (0.53%) PMO
4 2 (0.53%) QA
4 2 (0.53%) WCAG
System Software
1 229 (60.74%) Active Directory
2 139 (36.87%) Microsoft App-V
2 139 (36.87%) VMware Infrastructure
3 130 (34.48%) XenApp
4 99 (26.26%) XenDesktop
5 60 (15.92%) Virtual Desktop
5 60 (15.92%) VMware ESXi
6 39 (10.34%) vSphere
7 38 (10.08%) Hyper-V
8 27 (7.16%) XenServer
9 11 (2.92%) Virtual Machines
10 10 (2.65%) BitLocker
11 9 (2.39%) VMware Server
12 8 (2.12%) VMware NSX
13 4 (1.06%) Xen
14 3 (0.80%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.80%) Terminal Services
14 3 (0.80%) VMware Workstation
15 1 (0.27%) Docker
15 1 (0.27%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 172 (45.62%) SCCM
2 49 (13.00%) McAfee ePO
3 30 (7.96%) HP ALM
4 27 (7.16%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 18 (4.77%) AirWatch
6 16 (4.24%) WSUS
7 13 (3.45%) SCOM
8 11 (2.92%) Microsoft Intune
9 10 (2.65%) Puppet
10 9 (2.39%) Backup Exec
11 8 (2.12%) SCOrch
11 8 (2.12%) Terraform
11 8 (2.12%) WMI
11 8 (2.12%) XenMobile
12 4 (1.06%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 4 (1.06%) Tivoli
13 3 (0.80%) Ansible
13 3 (0.80%) Nessus
13 3 (0.80%) Norton AntiVirus
13 3 (0.80%) Perfmon
Vendors
1 243 (64.46%) Microsoft
2 228 (60.48%) Citrix
3 173 (45.89%) VMware
4 66 (17.51%) McAfee
5 48 (12.73%) HP
6 33 (8.75%) Wyse
7 31 (8.22%) Veritas
8 25 (6.63%) SAP
9 24 (6.37%) Cisco
10 19 (5.04%) Apple
11 15 (3.98%) Shavlik
11 15 (3.98%) ThinPrint
12 13 (3.45%) Symantec
13 10 (2.65%) Remedy
14 9 (2.39%) EMC
14 9 (2.39%) Sophos
14 9 (2.39%) Veeam
15 8 (2.12%) Adobe
16 7 (1.86%) CA
17 6 (1.59%) Dell