Period
to 21 November 2017

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 6 months to 21 November 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
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 175 178 159
Rank change year-on-year +3 -19 +18
Contract jobs citing LANDesk 9 28 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 0.19% 0.45% 0.26%
As % of the Vendors category 0.42% 0.97% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 4
West Midlands median daily rate £375 £120 £198
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +212.50% -39.24% -2.47%
10th Percentile £363 £104 £148
90th Percentile £388 £202 £285
England median daily rate £273 £273 £288
% change year-on-year -0.18% -5.04% -4.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 4
West Midlands median hourly rate - £14.75 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +5.36% +27.27%
England median hourly rate £13.25 £15.00 £17.15
% change year-on-year -11.67% -12.54% +7.19%

LANDesk 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 advertised in the West Midlands.

All Vendors
West Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 2154 2899 2170
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands 44.50% 47.02% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 1284 1576 1088
West Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +6.67% +7.14%
10th Percentile £207 £250 £215
90th Percentile £573 £550 £543
England median daily rate £445 £425 £400
% change year-on-year +4.71% +6.25% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 94 93 139
West Midlands median hourly rate £15.57 £14.50 £15.85
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +7.38% -8.52% -
10th Percentile £10.83 £10.32 £10.75
90th Percentile £48.38 £24.95 £33.31
England median hourly rate £17.25 £17.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year +1.47% -2.86% +6.06%

LANDesk
Job Vacancy Trend in the West Midlands

Job postings citing LANDesk as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the West Midlands.

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 6 months to 21 November 2017. 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
Birmingham +3 2 - -
Smethwick 0 2 - -
Coventry - 2 £375 -
Shropshire - 1 - -
LANDesk
England

For the 6 months to 21 November 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 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
2 4 (44.44%) SLA
2 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (22.22%) Windows
4 1 (11.11%) Skype for Business
4 1 (11.11%) Office 365
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
4 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
4 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
4 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
4 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
4 1 (11.11%) Local Government
4 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
4 1 (11.11%) SCCM
4 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) SQL
4 1 (11.11%) VBScript
4 1 (11.11%) VB
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
4 1 (11.11%) Service Management
4 1 (11.11%) Process Management
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM
4 1 (11.11%) Workflow
4 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Skype

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 (11.11%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) Skype
General
1 1 (11.11%) Local Government
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Service Analyst
2 4 (44.44%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support
3 2 (22.22%) 1st Line Support Analyst
3 2 (22.22%) Consultant
3 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support
3 2 (22.22%) Service Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) ICT Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) ITIL Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) ITSM Consultant
4 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 4 (44.44%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (22.22%) Windows
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (55.56%) ITIL
2 4 (44.44%) Root Cause Analysis
3 1 (11.11%) ITSM
3 1 (11.11%) Process Management
3 1 (11.11%) Project Planning
3 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Management
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Software Deployment
3 1 (11.11%) Software Distribution
3 1 (11.11%) Software Licensing
3 1 (11.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (11.11%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 1 (11.11%) PowerShell
1 1 (11.11%) SQL
1 1 (11.11%) VB
1 1 (11.11%) VBScript
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (44.44%) SLA
Systems Management
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft Intune
1 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
1 1 (11.11%) VMware