The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altiris products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Altiris over the 3 months to 31 October 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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 Altiris.

Location
3 months to
31 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 81 - 64
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Altiris 3 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.22% - 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 0.70% - 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£325 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £333 £320
% change year-on-year
-2.63% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £26.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.14% -19.23%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Vendors Category
Edinburgh
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
429 415 322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Edinburgh 31.61% 34.93% 31.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 238 187 116
Average daily rate £400 £400 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +33.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £289 £133
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 12 12
Average hourly rate £20.39 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.91% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £12.74 £11.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £44.50 £94.20 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-2.77% -5.26%

Altiris
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Altiris across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Altiris Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Altiris
Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Altiris across the Edinburgh region.

Altiris Daily Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Altiris
Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Altiris across the Edinburgh region.

Altiris Hourly Rate Trend in Edinburgh

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Altiris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Altiris.

1 9 (100.00%) Windows
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 8 (88.89%) Finance
2 8 (88.89%) Banking
3 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (55.56%) Citrix
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (55.56%) Windows 2000
4 5 (55.56%) Application Packaging
4 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
5 4 (44.44%) Migration
6 3 (33.33%) VMware
6 3 (33.33%) VBScript
6 3 (33.33%) MetaFrame
6 3 (33.33%) SCCM
6 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 3 (33.33%) LANDesk
7 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
7 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
7 2 (22.22%) CA
7 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
8 1 (11.11%) Degree
8 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
8 1 (11.11%) Service Management
8 1 (11.11%) Lotus
8 1 (11.11%) Apple
8 1 (11.11%) Symantec
8 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
8 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 31 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Altiris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Altiris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) IBM Notes
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
1 1 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (22.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (11.11%) VPN
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco IOS
1 1 (11.11%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MSI
General
1 8 (88.89%) Finance
1 8 (88.89%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Architect
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Administrator
1 3 (33.33%) Citrix Administrator
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Server Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Citrix Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
3 1 (11.11%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (55.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (55.56%) Windows 2000
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2003
2 5 (55.56%) Windows Server 2008
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Integration Testing
3 1 (11.11%) ITIL
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) QA
System Software
1 9 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) MetaFrame
2 3 (33.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (22.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (11.11%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 5 (55.56%) Citrix
3 3 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (33.33%) LANDesk
4 2 (22.22%) CA
5 1 (11.11%) Lotus
5 1 (11.11%) Apple
5 1 (11.11%) Symantec
5 1 (11.11%) Cisco