The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Altiris products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Altiris over the 3 months to 23 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the England region.

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
23 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 501 418 449
Rank change year-on-year
-83 +31
Contract jobs citing Altiris 70 103 118
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.14% 0.24% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.30% 0.51% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 40 65 70
Average daily rate £218 £380 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-42.76% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £105 £160 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £475 £478
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £206 £280
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -26.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 6 7
Average hourly rate £17.42 £10.43 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.09% -53.66%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £8.71 £12.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.00 £32.38 £28.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.42 £10.43 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+67.09% -16.60%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23487 20361 25403
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.85% 46.57% 45.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 13499 11179 13362
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1048 1129 1229
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.26% -5.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £41.00 £40.00 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -
Altiris
UK

Altiris
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Altiris Jobs Demand Trend in England

Altiris
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Altiris Daily Rate Trend in England

Altiris
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Altiris across the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014.

Altiris Daily Rate Histogram in England

Altiris
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Altiris Hourly Rate Trend in England

Altiris
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Altiris within the England region over the 3 months to 23 April 2014. 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
(Click each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
London -60 26 £254 -35.63% 1
East of England - 18 £190 - 2
South East -33 10 £140 -56.92% 2
South West -11 7 £198 -56.11%
Yorkshire -21 4 £400 +128.57%
East Midlands - 2 - - 2
North East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
Altiris
UK

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

1 121 (80.67%) Windows
2 83 (55.33%) Active Directory
3 75 (50.00%) Citrix
4 72 (48.00%) Microsoft
5 68 (45.33%) Windows 7
6 63 (42.00%) SCCM
7 59 (39.33%) VMware
8 51 (34.00%) ITIL
9 41 (27.33%) HP
10 38 (25.33%) Microsoft App-V
11 37 (24.67%) Windows Server 2008
12 34 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
12 34 (22.67%) Microsoft Certification
13 33 (22.00%) MS Excel
14 31 (20.67%) Windows Server 2003
15 27 (18.00%) Windows XP
15 27 (18.00%) XenApp
15 27 (18.00%) AppSense
15 27 (18.00%) Change Management
16 26 (17.33%) Finance
16 26 (17.33%) PowerShell
16 26 (17.33%) SCOM
17 24 (16.00%) Blackberry
18 23 (15.33%) DNS
18 23 (15.33%) Migration
19 22 (14.67%) Clustering
20 21 (14.00%) MCSE
20 21 (14.00%) Symantec
20 21 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
21 20 (13.33%) Remedy

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 23 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 19 (12.67%) MS Exchange
2 17 (11.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 10 (6.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (4.67%) IIS
5 5 (3.33%) Exchange Server 2003
6 4 (2.67%) Lync
6 4 (2.67%) Exchange Server 2007
7 2 (1.33%) WorkSite
7 2 (1.33%) SharePoint
8 1 (0.67%) Site Server
8 1 (0.67%) Documentum
8 1 (0.67%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 33 (22.00%) MS Excel
2 10 (6.67%) MS Office
3 1 (0.67%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 18 (12.00%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.67%) assyst
3 2 (1.33%) Khalix
Cloud Services
1 3 (2.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 23 (15.33%) DNS
2 18 (12.00%) DHCP
3 15 (10.00%) Firewall
4 13 (8.67%) NetScaler
5 11 (7.33%) TCP/IP
5 11 (7.33%) VPN
6 9 (6.00%) Internet
6 9 (6.00%) SAN
7 6 (4.00%) HTTP
8 4 (2.67%) Network Security
8 4 (2.67%) Nortel Meridian
8 4 (2.67%) SSL
8 4 (2.67%) VoIP
9 3 (2.00%) 3G
9 3 (2.00%) WAN
9 3 (2.00%) LAN
10 2 (1.33%) Unified Communications
10 2 (1.33%) Fibre Channel
10 2 (1.33%) iSCSI
10 2 (1.33%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (11.33%) SQL Server
2 7 (4.67%) SQL Server 2008
3 4 (2.67%) SQL Server 2005
3 4 (2.67%) Data Mining
4 3 (2.00%) SQL Server 2012
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Integration Services
5 2 (1.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 1 (0.67%) RDBMS
6 1 (0.67%) Crystal Reports
6 1 (0.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 16 (10.67%) MSI
2 10 (6.67%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.33%) AdminStudio
4 1 (0.67%) ClearCase
4 1 (0.67%) Oracle Forms
4 1 (0.67%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.67%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 26 (17.33%) Finance
2 15 (10.00%) Financial Institution
2 15 (10.00%) Banking
3 9 (6.00%) Investment Banking
4 5 (3.33%) Pharmaceutical
5 4 (2.67%) Telecoms
6 3 (2.00%) Legal
6 3 (2.00%) Games
6 3 (2.00%) Dutch Language
7 2 (1.33%) Law
8 1 (0.67%) Billing
8 1 (0.67%) Local Government
8 1 (0.67%) Manufacturing
8 1 (0.67%) French Language
Job Titles
1 26 (17.33%) Analyst
2 24 (16.00%) Desktop Support
3 15 (10.00%) Support Engineer
4 12 (8.00%) Consultant
4 12 (8.00%) Support Analyst
5 10 (6.67%) Desktop Analyst
6 9 (6.00%) Citrix Engineer
6 9 (6.00%) Wintel Engineer
7 8 (5.33%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 8 (5.33%) Desktop Support Engineer
7 8 (5.33%) Service Desk Analyst
7 8 (5.33%) Desktop Engineer
7 8 (5.33%) 1st Line Support
8 7 (4.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 6 (4.00%) Service Analyst
9 6 (4.00%) Architect
9 6 (4.00%) Solutions Architect
9 6 (4.00%) Systems Engineer
10 5 (3.33%) Applications Packager
10 5 (3.33%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (10.00%) Application Packaging
2 3 (2.00%) CSS
2 3 (2.00%) XML
2 3 (2.00%) HTML
2 3 (2.00%) Ajax
2 3 (2.00%) Software Packaging
3 1 (0.67%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 24 (16.00%) Blackberry
2 22 (14.67%) Clustering
3 13 (8.67%) Hedge funds
4 6 (4.00%) iPhone
5 5 (3.33%) Management Information System
5 5 (3.33%) Thin Client
5 5 (3.33%) Fat Client
5 5 (3.33%) iPad
6 4 (2.67%) Video Conferencing
6 4 (2.67%) CMDB
7 3 (2.00%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.00%) Online Games
7 3 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
8 2 (1.33%) EqualLogic
8 2 (1.33%) Informatics
8 2 (1.33%) Replication
9 1 (0.67%) PDA
9 1 (0.67%) Google Search Appliance
Operating Systems
1 121 (80.67%) Windows
2 68 (45.33%) Windows 7
3 37 (24.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 31 (20.67%) Windows Server 2003
5 27 (18.00%) Windows XP
6 21 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
7 7 (4.67%) Windows 2000 Server
8 6 (4.00%) Windows 2000
9 5 (3.33%) Windows 8
10 4 (2.67%) Linux
11 3 (2.00%) Windows NT
11 3 (2.00%) UNIX
11 3 (2.00%) Apple iOS
12 2 (1.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
13 1 (0.67%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 51 (34.00%) ITIL
2 27 (18.00%) Change Management
3 23 (15.33%) Migration
4 12 (8.00%) Incident Management
5 11 (7.33%) Load Balancing
5 11 (7.33%) Performance Tuning
6 10 (6.67%) Software Deployment
6 10 (6.67%) Service Management
7 9 (6.00%) Service Delivery
8 8 (5.33%) ITSM
9 7 (4.67%) Configuration Management
9 7 (4.67%) Time Management
10 6 (4.00%) Problem Management
10 6 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
10 6 (4.00%) Project Management
11 5 (3.33%) Risk Assessment
11 5 (3.33%) Capacity Planning
11 5 (3.33%) ITIL V3
11 5 (3.33%) Root Cause Analysis
11 5 (3.33%) Mobile Device Management
Programming Languages
1 26 (17.33%) PowerShell
2 15 (10.00%) SQL
3 11 (7.33%) VBScript
4 6 (4.00%) VB
5 4 (2.67%) C
6 3 (2.00%) JavaScript
7 2 (1.33%) T-SQL
Qualifications
1 34 (22.67%) Microsoft Certification
2 21 (14.00%) MCSE
3 14 (9.33%) MCITP
3 14 (9.33%) Security Cleared
4 11 (7.33%) Degree
5 8 (5.33%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.33%) CCA
5 8 (5.33%) Citrix Certification
6 7 (4.67%) MCP
7 6 (4.00%) DV Cleared
7 6 (4.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 5 (3.33%) ITIL Certification
9 4 (2.67%) CCEA
10 3 (2.00%) MCTS
11 2 (1.33%) HP APS
11 2 (1.33%) HNC
11 2 (1.33%) RHCE
12 1 (0.67%) PMP
12 1 (0.67%) PMI Certification
12 1 (0.67%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (3.33%) SLA
2 1 (0.67%) QA
System Software
1 83 (55.33%) Active Directory
2 38 (25.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 34 (22.67%) VMware Infrastructure
4 27 (18.00%) XenApp
5 15 (10.00%) XenDesktop
5 15 (10.00%) VMware ESXi
6 14 (9.33%) vSphere
7 6 (4.00%) Hyper-V
8 5 (3.33%) XenServer
9 3 (2.00%) Terminal Services
9 3 (2.00%) IAG
9 3 (2.00%) UAG
9 3 (2.00%) vCloud
10 2 (1.33%) DFS Replication
10 2 (1.33%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (1.33%) VMware ESX
10 2 (1.33%) Terminal Server
11 1 (0.67%) MetaFrame
11 1 (0.67%) NFS
11 1 (0.67%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 63 (42.00%) SCCM
2 26 (17.33%) SCOM
3 6 (4.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (3.33%) NetBackup
4 5 (3.33%) WSUS
4 5 (3.33%) AppDNA
5 4 (2.67%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 4 (2.67%) HP SIM
5 4 (2.67%) MOM
6 3 (2.00%) Norton AntiVirus
6 3 (2.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 3 (2.00%) DameWare
6 3 (2.00%) EMC NetWorker
7 2 (1.33%) SAP Afaria
7 2 (1.33%) Ionix
8 1 (0.67%) Nagios
8 1 (0.67%) ZENworks
8 1 (0.67%) Legato
8 1 (0.67%) HP Quality Center
8 1 (0.67%) PureDisk
Vendors
1 75 (50.00%) Citrix
2 72 (48.00%) Microsoft
3 59 (39.33%) VMware
4 41 (27.33%) HP
5 27 (18.00%) AppSense
6 21 (14.00%) Symantec
7 20 (13.33%) Remedy
7 20 (13.33%) Dell
8 16 (10.67%) Cisco
9 15 (10.00%) BMC
10 12 (8.00%) F5
11 11 (7.33%) Websense
11 11 (7.33%) Sophos
12 7 (4.67%) Reuters
12 7 (4.67%) Bloomberg
13 6 (4.00%) LANDesk
14 5 (3.33%) Oracle
15 4 (2.67%) Speakerbus
15 4 (2.67%) Avaya
15 4 (2.67%) Nortel
Norwich, Norfolk
X4 Group
Rate: £120 - 140 per day
Posted: 21 hours ago
Hertfordshire
Austin Fraser Limited
Rate: £160 - £180 per day
Posted: 19 days ago
Bedford
Hays IT - Uk Posting account
Rate: Competitive
Posted: 20 days ago
Sutton, Surrey
Reed Business Information Ltd
Rate: From £120 to £140 per day direct - no agency margin.
Posted: 27 days ago