The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge and experience of LANDesk products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited LANDesk over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 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 LANDesk Software, Inc.

LANDesk
UK
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 538 583 550
Rank change year-on-year +45 -33  
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 49 69 86
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.11% 0.13% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.24% 0.29% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 31 38
Median daily rate £145 £275 £298
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -47.27% -7.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £110 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £416 £467
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £200 £298
% change year-on-year -27.50% -32.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 15 15
Median hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.89% -3.33%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £8.85 £11.40 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.07 £19.10 £19.95
UK excluding London median hourly rate £10.85 £12.58 £14.00
% change year-on-year -13.77% -10.14%  

LANDesk is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 20268 23841 24920
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 43.79% 44.93% 44.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 12304 14686 14597
Median daily rate £425 £400 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% +2.56%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 703 813 1122
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.00 £18.88
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -6.50% +5.93%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.50 £11.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

LANDesk
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised citing LANDesk as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for LANDesk in the UK

LANDesk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing LANDesk.

Contractor daily rate trend for LANDesk in the UK

LANDesk
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing LANDesk over the 3 months to 25 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for LANDesk in the UK

LANDesk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing LANDesk.

Contractor hourly rate trend for LANDesk in the UK

LANDesk
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LANDesk within the UK over the 3 months to 25 June 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +25 46 £155 -43.63% 14
London -23 13 £198 -28.18% 5
West Midlands +26 7 £375 +70.45% 3
North West +22 7 £105 -73.75% 3
Manchester +11 7 £105 -
South East +37 5 £135 -55.00% 1
East of England - 5 £488 - 1
Hertfordshire - 4 £488 - 1
Yorkshire - 3 £513 -
Hampshire - 3 £135 - 1
South West +3 2 - - 1
City of London -1 2 £286 +4.09%
Hatfield - 2 £488 -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Smethwick - 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £375 -
Scotland +42 1 £115 +39.39%
Berkshire +19 1 £165 +10.00%
Leicester -2 1 - -
Leicestershire -9 1 - -
East Midlands -10 1 - -
Midlands - 1 - - 3
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
Cambridgeshire - 1 - -
Glasgow - 1 £115 -
Shrewsbury - 1 - - 1
Chippenham - 1 - -
Kent - 1 - -
Gloucestershire - 1 - -
Wiltshire - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing LANDesk also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for LANDesk.

1 77 (64.71%) Windows
2 58 (48.74%) Active Directory
3 48 (40.34%) Microsoft
4 45 (37.82%) Windows 7
5 39 (32.77%) ITIL
6 37 (31.09%) Microsoft Office
7 28 (23.53%) VMware
8 26 (21.85%) SLA
9 24 (20.17%) Cisco
10 22 (18.49%) Service Management
10 22 (18.49%) SCCM
11 19 (15.97%) Office 365
11 19 (15.97%) Windows 10
12 18 (15.13%) Problem Management
12 18 (15.13%) Citrix
13 16 (13.45%) MS Exchange
14 15 (12.61%) TCP/IP
14 15 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
14 15 (12.61%) PowerShell
14 15 (12.61%) Root Cause Analysis
15 14 (11.76%) Windows XP
15 14 (11.76%) Wireless
15 14 (11.76%) Finance
15 14 (11.76%) Windows Server
16 13 (10.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
16 13 (10.92%) Windows 8
17 12 (10.08%) LAN
17 12 (10.08%) SharePoint
17 12 (10.08%) ITIL Certification
17 12 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003

LANDesk
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 16 (13.45%) MS Exchange
2 13 (10.92%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 12 (10.08%) SharePoint
4 11 (9.24%) Skype for Business
5 6 (5.04%) OpenStack
6 5 (4.20%) Confluence
6 5 (4.20%) Elasticsearch
7 4 (3.36%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (2.52%) Exchange Server 2010
9 2 (1.68%) Exchange Server 2013
10 1 (0.84%) Exchange Server 2003
10 1 (0.84%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 37 (31.09%) Microsoft Office
2 8 (6.72%) Microsoft Excel
3 4 (3.36%) MS Visio
4 3 (2.52%) Microsoft PowerPoint
4 3 (2.52%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.84%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 1 (0.84%) Oracle ERP
1 1 (0.84%) SAP CAR
1 1 (0.84%) SAP POS DM
1 1 (0.84%) Unit4 Business World
Cloud Services
1 19 (15.97%) Office 365
2 7 (5.88%) OneDrive
3 6 (5.04%) SaaS
4 4 (3.36%) Yammer
5 3 (2.52%) IaaS
6 1 (0.84%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (12.61%) TCP/IP
2 14 (11.76%) Wireless
3 12 (10.08%) LAN
4 11 (9.24%) DNS
4 11 (9.24%) Skype
5 10 (8.40%) DHCP
6 7 (5.88%) VoIP
6 7 (5.88%) VPN
7 6 (5.04%) WAN
8 5 (4.20%) Firewall
9 4 (3.36%) Internet
9 4 (3.36%) Intranet
10 3 (2.52%) Cisco ASA
10 3 (2.52%) Cisco ISE
10 3 (2.52%) Cisco PIX
10 3 (2.52%) MPLS
10 3 (2.52%) Remote Desktop
10 3 (2.52%) VLAN
10 3 (2.52%) Wi-Fi
10 3 (2.52%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (4.20%) MongoDB
2 3 (2.52%) SQL Server
3 1 (0.84%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 5 (4.20%) Bitbucket
1 5 (4.20%) Git (software)
1 5 (4.20%) JIRA
General
1 14 (11.76%) Finance
2 7 (5.88%) Local Government
3 5 (4.20%) Manufacturing
3 5 (4.20%) Telecoms
4 4 (3.36%) Legal
5 2 (1.68%) Advertising
5 2 (1.68%) French Language
5 2 (1.68%) Marketing
5 2 (1.68%) Retail
6 1 (0.84%) Back Office
6 1 (0.84%) Billing
6 1 (0.84%) Law
6 1 (0.84%) Mandarin Language
Job Titles
1 47 (39.50%) Analyst
2 38 (31.93%) Service Analyst
2 38 (31.93%) Service Desk Analyst
3 16 (13.45%) Consultant
4 15 (12.61%) 2nd Line Support
5 14 (11.76%) Service Desk Support
6 13 (10.92%) Service Desk Support Analyst
6 13 (10.92%) Support Analyst
7 12 (10.08%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (8.40%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
8 10 (8.40%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
8 10 (8.40%) IT Analyst
9 9 (7.56%) 1st/2nd Line Support
9 9 (7.56%) Systems Engineer
9 9 (7.56%) Technical Analyst
10 8 (6.72%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
10 8 (6.72%) 1st/2nd Line Technical Support
10 8 (6.72%) 2nd Line Technical Support
10 8 (6.72%) 2nd Line Technical Support Analyst
10 8 (6.72%) Technical Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (4.20%) Elastic Stack
1 5 (4.20%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (1.68%) RSS
3 1 (0.84%) Web Services
3 1 (0.84%) YAML
Miscellaneous
1 11 (9.24%) Blackberry
2 9 (7.56%) Analytical Skills
2 9 (7.56%) NHS
3 6 (5.04%) CESG
3 6 (5.04%) Management Information System
4 5 (4.20%) Smartphone
5 4 (3.36%) Client/Server
6 3 (2.52%) Fat Client
6 3 (2.52%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (2.52%) Private Cloud
6 3 (2.52%) Thin Client
7 2 (1.68%) Computer Science
7 2 (1.68%) Data Centre
7 2 (1.68%) Driving Licence
7 2 (1.68%) iPad
7 2 (1.68%) User Experience
8 1 (0.84%) CMDB
8 1 (0.84%) iPhone
8 1 (0.84%) Mobile Computing
Operating Systems
1 77 (64.71%) Windows
2 45 (37.82%) Windows 7
3 19 (15.97%) Windows 10
4 14 (11.76%) Windows Server
4 14 (11.76%) Windows XP
5 13 (10.92%) Windows 8
6 12 (10.08%) Windows Server 2003
7 10 (8.40%) Windows 2000
7 10 (8.40%) Windows Server 2012
8 9 (7.56%) Mac OS X
9 8 (6.72%) Linux
10 6 (5.04%) Android
10 6 (5.04%) Windows Server 2008
11 1 (0.84%) Apple iOS
11 1 (0.84%) CentOS
11 1 (0.84%) Debian
11 1 (0.84%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 1 (0.84%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 39 (32.77%) ITIL
2 22 (18.49%) Service Management
3 18 (15.13%) Problem Management
4 15 (12.61%) Root Cause Analysis
5 11 (9.24%) Service Delivery
6 10 (8.40%) Information Security
7 7 (5.88%) Asset Management
7 7 (5.88%) Business Intelligence
7 7 (5.88%) Change Management
7 7 (5.88%) ITSM
7 7 (5.88%) Migration
7 7 (5.88%) Network Management
8 6 (5.04%) Customer Requirements
8 6 (5.04%) Desktop Virtualisation
8 6 (5.04%) Disk Encryption
8 6 (5.04%) Presales
8 6 (5.04%) Project Management
9 5 (4.20%) DevOps
9 5 (4.20%) Infrastructure Monitoring
9 5 (4.20%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 15 (12.61%) PowerShell
2 9 (7.56%) VBScript
3 7 (5.88%) Python
4 6 (5.04%) Ruby
5 3 (2.52%) VB
6 2 (1.68%) SQL
7 1 (0.84%) Bash Shell
7 1 (0.84%) Java
7 1 (0.84%) Perl
Qualifications
1 12 (10.08%) ITIL Certification
2 10 (8.40%) MCSE
2 10 (8.40%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (5.88%) Security Cleared
4 5 (4.20%) MCITP
4 5 (4.20%) MCP
4 5 (4.20%) MCSA
4 5 (4.20%) SC Cleared
5 3 (2.52%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
5 3 (2.52%) PMP
5 3 (2.52%) PRINCE2 Certification
6 2 (1.68%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.84%) DBS Check
7 1 (0.84%) DV Cleared
7 1 (0.84%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 26 (21.85%) SLA
2 3 (2.52%) PMO
System Software
1 58 (48.74%) Active Directory
2 15 (12.61%) VMware Infrastructure
3 10 (8.40%) vSphere
4 8 (6.72%) Virtual Desktop
5 7 (5.88%) Microsoft App-V
5 7 (5.88%) XenApp
6 6 (5.04%) BitLocker
6 6 (5.04%) Docker
6 6 (5.04%) XenDesktop
7 3 (2.52%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 3 (2.52%) Virtual Servers
8 2 (1.68%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (1.68%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (0.84%) Xen
Systems Management
1 22 (18.49%) SCCM
2 7 (5.88%) Microsoft Intune
3 6 (5.04%) Norton AntiVirus
3 6 (5.04%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (4.20%) Kibana
4 5 (4.20%) logstash
4 5 (4.20%) Nessus
4 5 (4.20%) Puppet
4 5 (4.20%) Rsyslog
5 4 (3.36%) AirWatch
5 4 (3.36%) vCenter Server
6 3 (2.52%) DameWare
7 2 (1.68%) Cisco CUCM
8 1 (0.84%) Icinga
8 1 (0.84%) Kubernetes
8 1 (0.84%) Nagios
8 1 (0.84%) SafeCom
8 1 (0.84%) WSUS
Vendors
1 48 (40.34%) Microsoft
2 28 (23.53%) VMware
3 24 (20.17%) Cisco
4 18 (15.13%) Citrix
5 11 (9.24%) SolarWinds
6 10 (8.40%) Dell
7 8 (6.72%) Avaya
7 8 (6.72%) HP
8 7 (5.88%) Symantec
9 6 (5.04%) Altiris
9 6 (5.04%) Apple
10 4 (3.36%) NetApp
10 4 (3.36%) SAP
11 3 (2.52%) Capita
11 3 (2.52%) Intel
11 3 (2.52%) Toshiba
11 3 (2.52%) Wyse
12 2 (1.68%) AppSense
12 2 (1.68%) Remedy
12 2 (1.68%) Sophos
Cheshire
Roc Search
Rate: £95 - £98 per day
Posted: 4 days ago
London
Hays Specialist Recruitment Ltd
Rate: £15.10 per hour
Posted: 5 days ago
Shrewsbury, Shropshire
Shropshire Council
Posted: 17 days ago
Wimborne, Dorset
AMS contingency
Rate: Negotiable
Posted: 18 days ago