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 30 July 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
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 484 445 394
Rank change year-on-year
-39 -51
Contract jobs citing Altiris 90 99 167
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.21% 0.32%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.45% 0.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 48 70 88
Average daily rate
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£313 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.71% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £222 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £219 £300
% change year-on-year
+48.57% -27.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 8
Average hourly rate £9.00 £17.47 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-48.48% -46.24%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £16.74 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-46.22% -48.50%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22458 21809 24499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.50% 46.81% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 12735 12183 12822
Average daily rate £388 £389 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.38% +3.73%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
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 1003 1112 1288
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%
Altiris
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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 30 July 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 30 July 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -4 57 £375 -11.55% 9
South East -3 16 £300 -7.69% 4
South West - 8 £566 -
East of England -19 6 £160 -28.08% 3
Yorkshire +7 2 - - 1
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 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.

1 132 (80.49%) Windows
2 95 (57.93%) Active Directory
3 86 (52.44%) Microsoft
4 66 (40.24%) Windows 7
5 60 (36.59%) Citrix
6 49 (29.88%) VMware
7 48 (29.27%) SCCM
8 38 (23.17%) Finance
9 36 (21.95%) Symantec
9 36 (21.95%) ITIL
10 35 (21.34%) Microsoft App-V
11 34 (20.73%) HP
12 33 (20.12%) Windows Server 2008
13 32 (19.51%) Windows XP
14 31 (18.90%) VMware Infrastructure
15 29 (17.68%) Blackberry
16 27 (16.46%) Financial Institution
17 26 (15.85%) PowerShell
17 26 (15.85%) SCOM
17 26 (15.85%) AppSense
17 26 (15.85%) Hedge funds
18 25 (15.24%) Windows Server 2003
19 24 (14.63%) Banking
20 23 (14.02%) XenApp
21 22 (13.41%) MS Excel
22 20 (12.20%) Middleware
22 20 (12.20%) VPN
22 20 (12.20%) Security Cleared
23 19 (11.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
24 18 (10.98%) Control-M

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 (11.59%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 18 (10.98%) MS Exchange
3 15 (9.15%) IIS
4 8 (4.88%) SharePoint
5 7 (4.27%) Lync
5 7 (4.27%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (3.66%) Apache
6 6 (3.66%) Tomcat
6 6 (3.66%) IBM HTTP Server
7 2 (1.22%) Documentum
7 2 (1.22%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.61%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (13.41%) MS Excel
2 13 (7.93%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.44%) assyst
2 3 (1.83%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.61%) Khalix
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.27%) Office 365
2 2 (1.22%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.20%) VPN
2 14 (8.54%) DNS
3 13 (7.93%) Firewall
4 12 (7.32%) DHCP
5 11 (6.71%) TCP/IP
6 8 (4.88%) SAN
7 7 (4.27%) SSL
7 7 (4.27%) Intranet
7 7 (4.27%) Internet
8 6 (3.66%) LDAP
8 6 (3.66%) BIG-IP
9 5 (3.05%) VoIP
9 5 (3.05%) HTTP
9 5 (3.05%) 3G
10 4 (2.44%) Nortel Meridian
11 2 (1.22%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.22%) FirePass
11 2 (1.22%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.22%) NAS
12 1 (0.61%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (7.93%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.83%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.61%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.61%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (6.71%) MSI
2 8 (4.88%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.22%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (1.22%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.22%) AdminStudio
3 2 (1.22%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.61%) Oracle Forms
General
1 38 (23.17%) Finance
2 27 (16.46%) Financial Institution
3 24 (14.63%) Banking
4 12 (7.32%) Investment Banking
5 10 (6.10%) Front Office
6 7 (4.27%) Dutch Language
7 5 (3.05%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.44%) Legal
9 2 (1.22%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.61%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.61%) Local Government
10 1 (0.61%) Billing
10 1 (0.61%) French Language
Job Titles
1 38 (23.17%) Analyst
2 21 (12.80%) Desktop Support
3 19 (11.59%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (9.15%) Support Analyst
5 13 (7.93%) Support Engineer
5 13 (7.93%) Systems Administrator
6 12 (7.32%) Administrator
6 12 (7.32%) Operations Analyst
7 10 (6.10%) 1st Line Support
7 10 (6.10%) Desktop Analyst
8 9 (5.49%) Consultant
8 9 (5.49%) Architect
9 8 (4.88%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
9 8 (4.88%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 7 (4.27%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (3.66%) Support Consultant
11 6 (3.66%) Citrix Engineer
12 5 (3.05%) Windows Administrator
12 5 (3.05%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (12.20%) Middleware
2 12 (7.32%) Application Packaging
3 6 (3.66%) .NET
3 6 (3.66%) WCF
3 6 (3.66%) Java EE
4 1 (0.61%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.61%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 29 (17.68%) Blackberry
2 26 (15.85%) Hedge funds
3 14 (8.54%) Clustering
4 8 (4.88%) iPhone
5 7 (4.27%) iPad
6 5 (3.05%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.44%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.83%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.83%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.22%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.22%) PDA
9 2 (1.22%) Replication
10 1 (0.61%) CMDB
10 1 (0.61%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.61%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 132 (80.49%) Windows
2 66 (40.24%) Windows 7
3 33 (20.12%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (19.51%) Windows XP
5 25 (15.24%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (9.15%) UNIX
7 9 (5.49%) Linux
7 9 (5.49%) Windows Server 2012
8 8 (4.88%) Windows 2000
9 7 (4.27%) Apple iOS
10 6 (3.66%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 3 (1.83%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.83%) Windows NT
12 2 (1.22%) Windows 8
12 2 (1.22%) AIX
12 2 (1.22%) Solaris
13 1 (0.61%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (21.95%) ITIL
2 18 (10.98%) Migration
3 17 (10.37%) Service Delivery
4 15 (9.15%) Configuration Management
5 13 (7.93%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (7.32%) Network Monitoring
7 11 (6.71%) Problem Management
8 10 (6.10%) Change Management
9 9 (5.49%) Load Balancing
9 9 (5.49%) Unit Testing
10 8 (4.88%) Incident Management
11 7 (4.27%) Release Management
11 7 (4.27%) Network Load Balancing
11 7 (4.27%) Capacity Management
12 6 (3.66%) Root Cause Analysis
12 6 (3.66%) Server Monitoring
12 6 (3.66%) Service Management
12 6 (3.66%) Time Management
13 5 (3.05%) Data Migration
13 5 (3.05%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 26 (15.85%) PowerShell
2 16 (9.76%) VBScript
3 13 (7.93%) VB
4 10 (6.10%) Python
5 8 (4.88%) SQL
6 6 (3.66%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.54%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (7.93%) DV Cleared
4 9 (5.49%) SC Cleared
5 8 (4.88%) MCSE
6 6 (3.66%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.44%) MCP
8 3 (1.83%) Degree
8 3 (1.83%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.22%) HNC
9 2 (1.22%) CCNA
9 2 (1.22%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.61%) MCITP
10 1 (0.61%) CCA
10 1 (0.61%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.61%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.15%) SLA
2 2 (1.22%) QA
3 1 (0.61%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 95 (57.93%) Active Directory
2 35 (21.34%) Microsoft App-V
3 31 (18.90%) VMware Infrastructure
4 23 (14.02%) XenApp
5 17 (10.37%) XenDesktop
6 10 (6.10%) Terminal Services
6 10 (6.10%) vSphere
7 7 (4.27%) VMware ESX
7 7 (4.27%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (4.27%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (1.83%) VMware Workstation
8 3 (1.83%) DFS Replication
8 3 (1.83%) vCloud
9 2 (1.22%) MetaFrame
9 2 (1.22%) EMC RecoverPoint
10 1 (0.61%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 48 (29.27%) SCCM
2 26 (15.85%) SCOM
3 18 (10.98%) Control-M
4 12 (7.32%) Nagios
4 12 (7.32%) NetBackup
5 10 (6.10%) BladeLogic
6 8 (4.88%) ITRS Geneos
6 8 (4.88%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (4.27%) MOM
7 7 (4.27%) SAP Afaria
7 7 (4.27%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 7 (4.27%) HP SIM
8 6 (3.66%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (3.66%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (3.66%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (3.05%) DameWare
10 4 (2.44%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (2.44%) WSUS
10 4 (2.44%) WMI
11 2 (1.22%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 86 (52.44%) Microsoft
2 60 (36.59%) Citrix
3 49 (29.88%) VMware
4 36 (21.95%) Symantec
5 34 (20.73%) HP
6 26 (15.85%) AppSense
7 17 (10.37%) Dell
8 16 (9.76%) Sophos
9 15 (9.15%) BMC
10 12 (7.32%) McAfee
10 12 (7.32%) Bloomberg
10 12 (7.32%) Intel
10 12 (7.32%) Veritas
10 12 (7.32%) SolarWinds
11 11 (6.71%) CA
12 10 (6.10%) Cisco
12 10 (6.10%) Oracle
13 9 (5.49%) Apple
14 7 (4.27%) Qualys
14 7 (4.27%) LANDesk
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