Period
to 19 July 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 19 July 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
19 Jul 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 486 611 514
Rank change year-on-year +125 -97 -14
Contract jobs citing Ivanti 460 224 422
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.44% 0.24% 0.38%
As % of the Vendors category 1.06% 0.54% 0.86%
Number of daily rates quoted 338 155 243
UK median daily rate £325 £326 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.31% +8.67% -7.69%
10th Percentile £185 £126 £186
90th Percentile £525 £511 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £350 £285
% change year-on-year -14.29% +22.81% -12.31%
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 23 43
UK median hourly rate £20.75 £14.90 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +39.26% -25.50% +19.62%
10th Percentile £12.90 £9.25 £11.50
90th Percentile £39.00 £19.60 £36.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.75 £11.10 £20.00
% change year-on-year +86.98% -44.51% +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 43,252 41,731 49,146
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.80% 43.83% 44.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,819 25,483 30,114
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.03% +3.13%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,592 1,430 1,630
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -2.86% -
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.50 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.34 £47.50 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year - -5.71% +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 19 July 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 19 July 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 19 July 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 +80 365 £350 - 47
UK excluding London +116 268 £300 -14.29% 29
London +55 190 £400 +26.48% 20
Scotland +41 91 £275 +139.13% 1
North of England +48 87 £325 +62.50% 15
South East +16 64 £388 -1.90% 5
North East +46 53 £309 +48.92% 3
North West +1 30 £370 +236.36% 4
Midlands -22 14 £325 -7.14% 2
West Midlands -16 11 £288 -17.86% 2
South West +9 8 £400 +28.51% 1
Yorkshire -22 4 £550 +27.54% 8
Wales -9 3 £313 -3.85% 1
East Midlands -10 3 £388 +10.71%
East of England -11 2 £100 -79.38% 4

For the 6 months to 19 July 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.

1 357 (77.61%) Windows
2 293 (63.70%) Active Directory
3 277 (60.22%) Microsoft
4 272 (59.13%) Citrix
5 238 (51.74%) VMware
6 192 (41.74%) SCCM
7 174 (37.83%) VMware Infrastructure
8 171 (37.17%) XenApp
9 164 (35.65%) Microsoft App-V
10 161 (35.00%) Windows Server
11 158 (34.35%) Windows 10
12 152 (33.04%) Windows 7
13 147 (31.96%) DHCP
14 145 (31.52%) DNS
15 143 (31.09%) PowerShell
16 141 (30.65%) Windows Server 2008
17 134 (29.13%) XenDesktop
18 131 (28.48%) Security Cleared
19 120 (26.09%) SC Cleared
20 98 (21.30%) Windows Server 2003
21 96 (20.87%) ITIL
22 87 (18.91%) Office 365
23 81 (17.61%) Finance
24 75 (16.30%) SQL
25 70 (15.22%) HP
25 70 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
26 69 (15.00%) NetScaler
27 65 (14.13%) vSphere
28 63 (13.70%) VMware ESXi
29 62 (13.48%) Virtual Desktop

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 39 (8.48%) IIS
2 37 (8.04%) MS Exchange
3 19 (4.13%) Exchange Server 2010
4 15 (3.26%) OpenStack
4 15 (3.26%) Skype for Business
5 8 (1.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (1.09%) Exchange Server 2013
7 3 (0.65%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (0.43%) Confluence
8 2 (0.43%) SharePoint
9 1 (0.22%) Elasticsearch
9 1 (0.22%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 35 (7.61%) Microsoft Office
2 10 (2.17%) Microsoft Excel
3 7 (1.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 1 (0.22%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 2 (0.43%) Infor SunSystems
1 2 (0.43%) ReMetrica
2 1 (0.22%) Dynamics CRM
2 1 (0.22%) SAP GTS
Cloud Services
1 87 (18.91%) Office 365
2 39 (8.48%) Microsoft Azure
3 14 (3.04%) IaaS
4 11 (2.39%) Amazon AWS
5 10 (2.17%) SaaS
6 8 (1.74%) Azure Active Directory
7 7 (1.52%) PaaS
8 5 (1.09%) Slack
9 3 (0.65%) Amazon CloudWatch
9 3 (0.65%) Cloud Computing
9 3 (0.65%) Datadog
10 2 (0.43%) Mimecast
11 1 (0.22%) Dynamics 365
11 1 (0.22%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 147 (31.96%) DHCP
2 145 (31.52%) DNS
3 69 (15.00%) NetScaler
4 53 (11.52%) SAN
5 34 (7.39%) VPN
6 31 (6.74%) Wi-Fi
7 30 (6.52%) 3G
8 17 (3.70%) NAS
9 15 (3.26%) MPLS
10 13 (2.83%) VSAN
11 12 (2.61%) Skype
12 11 (2.39%) TCP/IP
13 10 (2.17%) Internet
14 8 (1.74%) Firewall
14 8 (1.74%) LAN
15 7 (1.52%) WAN
16 6 (1.30%) SMS
17 5 (1.09%) VoIP
17 5 (1.09%) WebEx
17 5 (1.09%) Wireless
Database & Business Intelligence
1 14 (3.04%) SQL Server
2 5 (1.09%) Amazon RDS
3 2 (0.43%) SQL Server 2008
4 1 (0.22%) Crystal Reports
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%) SAP HANA
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2014
4 1 (0.22%) SQL Server 2016
Development Applications
1 45 (9.78%) MSI
2 34 (7.39%) HP UFT
3 32 (6.96%) WinRunner
4 15 (3.26%) AdminStudio
5 13 (2.83%) InstallShield
6 9 (1.96%) JIRA
7 5 (1.09%) Git (software)
7 5 (1.09%) Jenkins
8 2 (0.43%) Burp Suite
8 2 (0.43%) JMeter
8 2 (0.43%) LoadRunner
8 2 (0.43%) Octopus Deploy
8 2 (0.43%) WinDbg
9 1 (0.22%) Team Foundation Server
9 1 (0.22%) TestDirector
9 1 (0.22%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 81 (17.61%) Finance
2 19 (4.13%) Law
3 15 (3.26%) Banking
4 8 (1.74%) Legal
4 8 (1.74%) Manufacturing
5 6 (1.30%) Telecoms
6 4 (0.87%) Advertising
6 4 (0.87%) Electronics
6 4 (0.87%) Investment Banking
6 4 (0.87%) Local Government
6 4 (0.87%) Marketing
6 4 (0.87%) Publishing
7 3 (0.65%) Retail
8 2 (0.43%) Back Office
8 2 (0.43%) Financial Institution
8 2 (0.43%) International Banking
9 1 (0.22%) Billing
9 1 (0.22%) French Language
9 1 (0.22%) Italian Language
9 1 (0.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 103 (22.39%) Analyst
2 63 (13.70%) Desktop Support
3 54 (11.74%) Citrix Engineer
4 49 (10.65%) Service Analyst
4 49 (10.65%) Support Engineer
5 43 (9.35%) Service Desk Analyst
5 43 (9.35%) Windows Engineer
6 41 (8.91%) 2nd Line Support
7 32 (6.96%) Support Analyst
8 28 (6.09%) Desktop Engineer
9 25 (5.43%) Virtualisation Engineer
10 23 (5.00%) Applications Packager
10 23 (5.00%) Consultant
11 21 (4.57%) Service Desk Support
11 21 (4.57%) Service Desk Support Analyst
12 20 (4.35%) 2nd Line Engineer
12 20 (4.35%) 3rd Line Engineer
13 19 (4.13%) Architect
14 18 (3.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
14 18 (3.91%) Test Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (2.83%) Software Packaging
2 4 (0.87%) LDAP
2 4 (0.87%) Web Services
3 3 (0.65%) HTML
3 3 (0.65%) SAML
3 3 (0.65%) XMPP
4 2 (0.43%) REST
5 1 (0.22%) .NET
5 1 (0.22%) COM
5 1 (0.22%) COM+
5 1 (0.22%) JSON
5 1 (0.22%) MAPI
5 1 (0.22%) Middleware
5 1 (0.22%) OCX
5 1 (0.22%) RabbitMQ
5 1 (0.22%) SailPoint
5 1 (0.22%) Swagger
Miscellaneous
1 40 (8.70%) Computer Science
2 37 (8.04%) Clustering
3 36 (7.83%) Fat Client
3 36 (7.83%) Management Information System
3 36 (7.83%) Thin Client
4 31 (6.74%) PDA
5 21 (4.57%) Data Centre
6 14 (3.04%) Analytical Skills
7 13 (2.83%) Blackberry
8 11 (2.39%) User Experience
9 9 (1.96%) Smartphone
10 6 (1.30%) Self-Motivation
11 4 (0.87%) iPhone
11 4 (0.87%) PKI
11 4 (0.87%) PMI
12 3 (0.65%) RSA SecurID
12 3 (0.65%) VxBlock/Vblock
13 2 (0.43%) Driving Licence
13 2 (0.43%) Public Cloud
13 2 (0.43%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 357 (77.61%) Windows
2 161 (35.00%) Windows Server
3 158 (34.35%) Windows 10
4 152 (33.04%) Windows 7
5 141 (30.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 98 (21.30%) Windows Server 2003
7 70 (15.22%) Windows Server 2012
8 37 (8.04%) Windows 8
9 32 (6.96%) AIX
10 18 (3.91%) Android
11 13 (2.83%) Mac OS X
12 7 (1.52%) Apple iOS
12 7 (1.52%) Windows XP
13 5 (1.09%) Linux
13 5 (1.09%) Mac OS X Server
14 4 (0.87%) Mac OS
15 2 (0.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
15 2 (0.43%) Unix
16 1 (0.22%) Solaris
16 1 (0.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 96 (20.87%) ITIL
2 48 (10.43%) Software Delivery
3 43 (9.35%) Application Packaging
3 43 (9.35%) Project Management
4 38 (8.26%) Change Management
5 35 (7.61%) Software Testing
6 34 (7.39%) Service Delivery
7 32 (6.96%) Service Management
7 32 (6.96%) Test Automation
7 32 (6.96%) Test Scripting
8 31 (6.74%) Application Virtualisation
9 29 (6.30%) Business Continuity
9 29 (6.30%) Problem-Solving
10 28 (6.09%) Root Cause Analysis
11 27 (5.87%) ITSM
12 24 (5.22%) Smoke Testing
13 22 (4.78%) Incident Management
14 20 (4.35%) Migration
15 19 (4.13%) Capacity Management
15 19 (4.13%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 143 (31.09%) PowerShell
2 75 (16.30%) SQL
3 45 (9.78%) VBScript
4 31 (6.74%) VB
5 15 (3.26%) T-SQL
6 14 (3.04%) Shell Script
7 6 (1.30%) C#
8 5 (1.09%) Python
9 4 (0.87%) Java
9 4 (0.87%) Ruby
10 3 (0.65%) C
10 3 (0.65%) VBA
11 2 (0.43%) Perl
12 1 (0.22%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 131 (28.48%) Security Cleared
2 120 (26.09%) SC Cleared
3 51 (11.09%) Degree
4 47 (10.22%) Microsoft Certification
5 38 (8.26%) Computer Science Degree
6 32 (6.96%) ISTQB
7 25 (5.43%) BPSS Clearance
7 25 (5.43%) MCP
8 22 (4.78%) MCSE
9 20 (4.35%) MCITP
10 19 (4.13%) MCSA
11 10 (2.17%) ITIL Certification
12 7 (1.52%) CISSP
12 7 (1.52%) Citrix Certification
13 6 (1.30%) Cisco Certification
13 6 (1.30%) CISM
14 5 (1.09%) CCDP
14 5 (1.09%) Chartered Engineer
14 5 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 5 (1.09%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (4.35%) Disclosure Scotland
1 20 (4.35%) SLA
2 3 (0.65%) QA
3 2 (0.43%) Cyber Essentials
3 2 (0.43%) ISO/IEC 27001
3 2 (0.43%) PCI DSS
3 2 (0.43%) WCAG
4 1 (0.22%) COBIT
4 1 (0.22%) GDPR
4 1 (0.22%) ISO/IEC 20000
4 1 (0.22%) PMO
System Software
1 293 (63.70%) Active Directory
2 174 (37.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 171 (37.17%) XenApp
4 164 (35.65%) Microsoft App-V
5 134 (29.13%) XenDesktop
6 65 (14.13%) vSphere
7 63 (13.70%) VMware ESXi
8 62 (13.48%) Virtual Desktop
9 50 (10.87%) Hyper-V
10 42 (9.13%) XenServer
11 15 (3.26%) Virtual Machines
12 12 (2.61%) BitLocker
12 12 (2.61%) VMware NSX
13 4 (0.87%) Terminal Services
13 4 (0.87%) Virtual Servers
13 4 (0.87%) VMware Server
13 4 (0.87%) Xen
14 3 (0.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
14 3 (0.65%) DFS Replication
14 3 (0.65%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 192 (41.74%) SCCM
2 50 (10.87%) McAfee ePO
2 50 (10.87%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 32 (6.96%) HP ALM
4 19 (4.13%) WSUS
5 18 (3.91%) Nessus
6 16 (3.48%) AirWatch
7 13 (2.83%) Microsoft Intune
8 12 (2.61%) SCOM
9 7 (1.52%) WMI
10 6 (1.30%) Puppet
10 6 (1.30%) SCOrch
10 6 (1.30%) vCenter Server
10 6 (1.30%) XenMobile
11 4 (0.87%) Terraform
12 3 (0.65%) Ansible
12 3 (0.65%) Backup Exec
12 3 (0.65%) Jamf Pro
12 3 (0.65%) NetBackup
12 3 (0.65%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 277 (60.22%) Microsoft
2 272 (59.13%) Citrix
3 238 (51.74%) VMware
4 70 (15.22%) HP
5 58 (12.61%) McAfee
6 43 (9.35%) SAP
7 36 (7.83%) Veritas
8 32 (6.96%) Shavlik
9 31 (6.74%) ThinPrint
10 25 (5.43%) Cisco
11 23 (5.00%) Wyse
12 21 (4.57%) SolarWinds
13 19 (4.13%) Apple
14 8 (1.74%) Oracle
14 8 (1.74%) Remedy
14 8 (1.74%) ServiceNow
15 7 (1.52%) Capita
15 7 (1.52%) Dell
15 7 (1.52%) Google
15 7 (1.52%) Splunk