Period
to 23 January 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 January 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 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 543 549 591
Rank change year-on-year +6 +42 -58
Contract jobs citing Ivanti 341 312 281
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.34% 0.32% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.81% 0.72% 0.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 216 194 159
UK median daily rate £350 £315 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +11.11% -3.08% -
10th Percentile £131 £128 £174
90th Percentile £525 £473 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £325 £310
% change year-on-year +7.69% +4.84% -4.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 25 14
UK median hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.03% -10.81% +1.37%
10th Percentile £11.45 £14.78 £12.98
90th Percentile £36.00 £27.40 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £14.00 £16.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year -15.15% -17.50% +20.85%

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 42,353 43,431 46,020
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 42.12% 45.19% 43.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,741 26,609 27,184
UK median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +6.25% -
10th Percentile £231 £240 £228
90th Percentile £625 £588 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £395 £380
% change year-on-year +1.27% +3.95% +3.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,393 1,650 1,931
UK median hourly rate £17.43 £17.00 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.53% -5.56% +9.09%
10th Percentile £10.51 £10.25 £10.25
90th Percentile £45.00 £46.00 £46.25
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +6.06%

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 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 January 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 January 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 +7 322 £350 +12.00% 46
UK excluding London -27 171 £350 +7.69% 33
London +34 164 £365 +29.20% 15
North of England +41 64 £290 +5.45% 15
South East -13 51 £350 - 8
North East +38 29 £285 +3.64% 3
North West +13 26 £305 +10.91% 10
East of England -1 25 £450 +63.64% 4
Scotland -21 15 £310 -6.06% 2
Yorkshire +12 9 - - 2
Midlands -28 9 £325 -7.14% 4
West Midlands 0 7 £290 +129.70% 2
South West -3 5 £500 +58.73%
Wales - 3 £375 -
East Midlands -16 2 £400 +9.59% 2

For the 6 months to 23 January 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.

1 271 (79.47%) Windows
2 198 (58.06%) Active Directory
3 165 (48.39%) Microsoft
4 162 (47.51%) Citrix
5 134 (39.30%) VMware
6 127 (37.24%) XenApp
7 109 (31.96%) Windows 7
7 109 (31.96%) SCCM
8 102 (29.91%) Windows Server
9 97 (28.45%) Microsoft App-V
10 95 (27.86%) XenDesktop
11 91 (26.69%) Windows 10
12 90 (26.39%) ITIL
13 75 (21.99%) VMware Infrastructure
14 74 (21.70%) PowerShell
15 66 (19.35%) Office 365
16 65 (19.06%) Windows Server 2012
16 65 (19.06%) DNS
17 64 (18.77%) MS Exchange
17 64 (18.77%) Microsoft Office
18 52 (15.25%) DHCP
19 50 (14.66%) Finance
20 46 (13.49%) Skype for Business
20 46 (13.49%) Windows Server 2008
21 42 (12.32%) NetScaler
22 39 (11.44%) Security Cleared
23 38 (11.14%) VBScript
24 37 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
25 35 (10.26%) MCSE
26 34 (9.97%) Windows Server 2003

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 64 (18.77%) MS Exchange
2 46 (13.49%) Skype for Business
3 28 (8.21%) SharePoint
4 20 (5.87%) Exchange Server 2010
5 17 (4.99%) IIS
6 8 (2.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (0.88%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.29%) Exchange Server 2013
8 1 (0.29%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 64 (18.77%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (0.59%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (0.59%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Project
3 1 (0.29%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 66 (19.35%) Office 365
2 21 (6.16%) OneDrive
3 12 (3.52%) Microsoft Azure
4 8 (2.35%) SaaS
5 7 (2.05%) Amazon AWS
6 3 (0.88%) PaaS
7 1 (0.29%) IaaS
Communications & Networking
1 65 (19.06%) DNS
2 52 (15.25%) DHCP
3 42 (12.32%) NetScaler
4 30 (8.80%) Skype
5 21 (6.16%) SAN
6 14 (4.11%) SMS
7 12 (3.52%) WAN
8 11 (3.23%) Internet
8 11 (3.23%) TCP/IP
8 11 (3.23%) VLAN
9 10 (2.93%) LAN
10 9 (2.64%) Intranet
11 7 (2.05%) Firewall
11 7 (2.05%) VPN
12 6 (1.76%) Unified Communications
12 6 (1.76%) VoIP
13 5 (1.47%) IP Telephony
13 5 (1.47%) SMTP
13 5 (1.47%) SSL
14 4 (1.17%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (3.52%) SQL Server
2 3 (0.88%) SQL Server 2012
3 2 (0.59%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.29%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.29%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 11 (3.23%) MSI
2 2 (0.59%) InstallShield
2 2 (0.59%) JIRA
3 1 (0.29%) WinDbg
General
1 50 (14.66%) Finance
2 26 (7.62%) Banking
3 14 (4.11%) Investment Banking
4 9 (2.64%) Legal
5 8 (2.35%) Law
6 7 (2.05%) Publishing
7 6 (1.76%) Retail
8 3 (0.88%) Retail Banking
9 2 (0.59%) Front Office
9 2 (0.59%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.29%) Aerospace
10 1 (0.29%) Back Office
10 1 (0.29%) Financial Institution
10 1 (0.29%) French Language
10 1 (0.29%) Local Government
10 1 (0.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 61 (17.89%) Analyst
2 47 (13.78%) Desktop Support
3 38 (11.14%) Consultant
3 38 (11.14%) Windows Engineer
4 37 (10.85%) Citrix Engineer
5 36 (10.56%) Service Analyst
6 34 (9.97%) Service Desk Analyst
7 27 (7.92%) Support Engineer
8 26 (7.62%) Architect
9 25 (7.33%) Desktop Engineer
10 20 (5.87%) 2nd Line Support
11 18 (5.28%) 3rd Line Engineer
12 16 (4.69%) Service Desk Support
13 15 (4.40%) Service Desk Support Analyst
14 14 (4.11%) Citrix Specialist
14 14 (4.11%) Citrix Support
15 12 (3.52%) 3rd Line Support
15 12 (3.52%) Infrastructure Engineer
16 11 (3.23%) Applications Packager
16 11 (3.23%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (2.05%) .NET
2 5 (1.47%) HTML
2 5 (1.47%) SailPoint
3 3 (0.88%) ASP.NET
3 3 (0.88%) Software Packaging
4 2 (0.59%) Web Services
5 1 (0.29%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 19 (5.57%) CESG
1 19 (5.57%) Data Centre
2 18 (5.28%) Clustering
3 17 (4.99%) Management Information System
4 16 (4.69%) User Experience
5 13 (3.81%) Blackberry
6 9 (2.64%) Computer Science
7 7 (2.05%) BYOD
7 7 (2.05%) iPad
8 6 (1.76%) Fat Client
8 6 (1.76%) Smartphone
8 6 (1.76%) Thin Client
8 6 (1.76%) Virtual Team
9 4 (1.17%) Analytical Skills
9 4 (1.17%) iPhone
10 3 (0.88%) Client/Server
10 3 (0.88%) CMDB
11 2 (0.59%) CCTV
11 2 (0.59%) NHS
12 1 (0.29%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 271 (79.47%) Windows
2 109 (31.96%) Windows 7
3 102 (29.91%) Windows Server
4 91 (26.69%) Windows 10
5 65 (19.06%) Windows Server 2012
6 46 (13.49%) Windows Server 2008
7 34 (9.97%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (5.28%) Windows 8
9 13 (3.81%) Linux
10 10 (2.93%) Android
11 9 (2.64%) Windows XP
12 8 (2.35%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 7 (2.05%) Mac OS X
14 4 (1.17%) Windows 2000
15 3 (0.88%) Unix
15 3 (0.88%) Windows Phone
16 2 (0.59%) CentOS
17 1 (0.29%) Apple iOS
17 1 (0.29%) Mac OS
17 1 (0.29%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 90 (26.39%) ITIL
2 33 (9.68%) Service Management
3 28 (8.21%) Change Management
4 27 (7.92%) ITSM
5 24 (7.04%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 22 (6.45%) Application Packaging
7 21 (6.16%) Disk Encryption
8 20 (5.87%) Migration
9 19 (5.57%) Problem Management
9 19 (5.57%) Project Management
10 18 (5.28%) Business Continuity
11 17 (4.99%) Asset Management
12 15 (4.40%) Customer Requirements
13 14 (4.11%) Incident Management
13 14 (4.11%) Patch Management
13 14 (4.11%) Presales
14 13 (3.81%) Operational Acceptance Testing
14 13 (3.81%) Service Delivery
15 12 (3.52%) Release Management
15 12 (3.52%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 74 (21.70%) PowerShell
2 38 (11.14%) VBScript
3 12 (3.52%) SQL
3 12 (3.52%) VB
4 9 (2.64%) Shell Script
5 3 (0.88%) C#
5 3 (0.88%) JavaScript
5 3 (0.88%) VB.NET
6 2 (0.59%) C
6 2 (0.59%) Java
7 1 (0.29%) Perl
7 1 (0.29%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 39 (11.44%) Security Cleared
2 37 (10.85%) Microsoft Certification
3 35 (10.26%) MCSE
4 28 (8.21%) SC Cleared
5 24 (7.04%) MCP
5 24 (7.04%) MCSA
6 22 (6.45%) MCITP
7 19 (5.57%) Degree
8 12 (3.52%) Citrix Certification
9 11 (3.23%) BPSS Clearance
9 11 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
10 9 (2.64%) Computer Science Degree
11 8 (2.35%) CISSP
12 7 (2.05%) Microsoft Certified Architect
13 5 (1.47%) SANS
14 4 (1.17%) CCA
14 4 (1.17%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
15 3 (0.88%) CCIE
15 3 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
15 3 (0.88%) CISM
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 22 (6.45%) SLA
2 9 (2.64%) Disclosure Scotland
3 5 (1.47%) COBIT
3 5 (1.47%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 2 (0.59%) QA
5 1 (0.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 198 (58.06%) Active Directory
2 127 (37.24%) XenApp
3 97 (28.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 95 (27.86%) XenDesktop
5 75 (21.99%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (9.97%) Hyper-V
7 26 (7.62%) BitLocker
8 21 (6.16%) XenServer
9 19 (5.57%) vSphere
10 13 (3.81%) DFS Replication
11 11 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
12 8 (2.35%) Virtual Desktop
13 6 (1.76%) Terminal Server
14 4 (1.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
15 3 (0.88%) Terminal Services
15 3 (0.88%) Virtual Servers
16 2 (0.59%) Xen
17 1 (0.29%) Microsoft Virtual Server
17 1 (0.29%) UAG
17 1 (0.29%) Veritas Volume Manager
Systems Management
1 109 (31.96%) SCCM
2 22 (6.45%) Norton AntiVirus
2 22 (6.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 21 (6.16%) Microsoft Intune
4 17 (4.99%) Nessus
5 12 (3.52%) AirWatch
5 12 (3.52%) EdgeSight
6 11 (3.23%) Failover Clustering
6 11 (3.23%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 9 (2.64%) SCOM
8 8 (2.35%) AppDNA
9 6 (1.76%) WSUS
10 5 (1.47%) McAfee ePO
11 4 (1.17%) Microsoft Clustering
12 3 (0.88%) Nagios
12 3 (0.88%) SCOrch
12 3 (0.88%) WMI
12 3 (0.88%) XenMobile
13 2 (0.59%) Jamf Pro
13 2 (0.59%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 165 (48.39%) Microsoft
2 162 (47.51%) Citrix
3 134 (39.30%) VMware
4 30 (8.80%) Altiris
5 29 (8.50%) Symantec
6 22 (6.45%) HP
6 22 (6.45%) SolarWinds
7 17 (4.99%) Cisco
7 17 (4.99%) Dell
8 16 (4.69%) Apple
9 15 (4.40%) Avaya
10 13 (3.81%) SAP
11 12 (3.52%) ServiceNow
12 11 (3.23%) IBM
13 9 (2.64%) McAfee
14 8 (2.35%) Sun
14 8 (2.35%) Wyse
15 7 (2.05%) CyberArk
15 7 (2.05%) Remedy
15 7 (2.05%) Splunk