The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 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
England / West Midlands
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 109 135 114
Rank change year-on-year +26 -21  
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 7 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.35% 0.17% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.77% 0.35% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 1
Median daily rate £375 £220 £285
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.45% -22.80%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £145 £200 £298
% change year-on-year -27.50% -32.77%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 4
Median hourly rate - £14.50 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +3.57%  
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 advertised in the West Midlands.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
West Midlands
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 904 1434 1107
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the West Midlands 45.04% 48.07% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 526 786 648
Median daily rate £400 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.66% +7.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £205 £198
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 45 73
Median hourly rate £14.50 £13.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +11.53% -23.52%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.96 £11.13
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.70 £22.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year -14.63% +10.81%  

LANDesk
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the West Midlands 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 West Midlands

LANDesk
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for LANDesk in the West Midlands

LANDesk
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the West Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for LANDesk in the West Midlands

LANDesk
Contract Job Locations in the West Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing LANDesk within the West Midlands region 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
Coventry - 2 £375 -
Smethwick - 2 - -
Shropshire - 1 - - 1
LANDesk
England

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 across the West Midlands region with a requirement for LANDesk.

1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 5 (38.46%) SLA
2 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
2 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
4 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
5 2 (15.38%) SCCM
5 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
5 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
5 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
6 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
6 1 (7.69%) Health Informatics
6 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
6 1 (7.69%) Break/Fix
6 1 (7.69%) Android
6 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.69%) Skype
6 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
6 1 (7.69%) Office 365
6 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
6 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
6 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
6 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
6 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
6 1 (7.69%) Toshiba
6 1 (7.69%) Service Management
6 1 (7.69%) Finance
6 1 (7.69%) Law

LANDesk
Co-occurring IT Skills in the West Midlands 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 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
1 1 (7.69%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Office
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Project
2 1 (7.69%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (7.69%) IP Telephony
1 1 (7.69%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) MS Access
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Law
1 1 (7.69%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 7 (53.85%) Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Service Analyst
2 6 (46.15%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) 1st Line Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) ICT Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support
4 1 (7.69%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 5 (38.46%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Blackberry
2 1 (7.69%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 6 (46.15%) Windows
2 2 (15.38%) Windows 7
2 2 (15.38%) Windows Server
3 1 (7.69%) Android
3 1 (7.69%) Windows 10
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (7.69%) Break/Fix
3 1 (7.69%) Document Management
3 1 (7.69%) Email Filtering
3 1 (7.69%) Health Informatics
3 1 (7.69%) Informatics
3 1 (7.69%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (7.69%) Project Planning
3 1 (7.69%) Resource Management
3 1 (7.69%) Service Management
3 1 (7.69%) Software Deployment
3 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
3 1 (7.69%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 2 (15.38%) PowerShell
2 1 (7.69%) SQL
2 1 (7.69%) VB
2 1 (7.69%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (30.77%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) SCCM
2 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Intune
Vendors
1 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
2 1 (7.69%) Adobe
2 1 (7.69%) Avaya
2 1 (7.69%) Cisco
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix
2 1 (7.69%) Dell
2 1 (7.69%) HP
2 1 (7.69%) Toshiba
2 1 (7.69%) VMware
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