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 11 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
11 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 462 430 398
Rank change year-on-year
-32 -32
Contract jobs citing Altiris 87 109 156
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.24% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.51% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 80 85
Average daily rate
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£300 £378 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-20.52% +16.15%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £284 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £290 £285
% change year-on-year
+6.89% +1.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 9
Average hourly rate £9.00 £16.00 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.75% -50.76%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £16.00 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-43.75% -50.76%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
21627 21477 24220
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.39% 47.14% 46.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 12375 11896 12637
Average daily rate £388 £398 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.51% +3.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 997 1164 1263
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.66 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.04 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-8.08% -4.80%
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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 11 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 11 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 -31 52 £313 -28.16% 12
South East -12 13 £300 -14.28% 5
South West - 11 £355 -
East of England -10 8 £160 -28.49% 3
Yorkshire +2 2 - - 2
East Midlands - - - -
North East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 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.

1 127 (80.89%) Windows
2 93 (59.24%) Active Directory
3 84 (53.50%) Microsoft
4 63 (40.13%) Windows 7
5 60 (38.22%) Citrix
6 51 (32.48%) VMware
7 47 (29.94%) SCCM
8 39 (24.84%) Finance
9 37 (23.57%) HP
9 37 (23.57%) ITIL
10 33 (21.02%) Symantec
10 33 (21.02%) Microsoft App-V
11 31 (19.75%) Windows XP
12 30 (19.11%) Blackberry
12 30 (19.11%) VMware Infrastructure
12 30 (19.11%) Windows Server 2008
13 28 (17.83%) SCOM
14 27 (17.20%) Financial Institution
15 26 (16.56%) Windows Server 2003
15 26 (16.56%) Hedge funds
16 24 (15.29%) PowerShell
16 24 (15.29%) XenApp
17 23 (14.65%) MS Excel
18 22 (14.01%) Banking
19 21 (13.38%) AppSense
20 20 (12.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 20 (12.74%) VPN
21 19 (12.10%) Dell
22 18 (11.46%) BMC
22 18 (11.46%) MS Exchange

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 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 20 (12.74%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 18 (11.46%) MS Exchange
3 12 (7.64%) IIS
4 7 (4.46%) Exchange Server 2010
5 5 (3.18%) SharePoint
6 4 (2.55%) Lync
7 3 (1.91%) Apache
7 3 (1.91%) Tomcat
7 3 (1.91%) IBM HTTP Server
8 2 (1.27%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.27%) Documentum
9 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 23 (14.65%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.28%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 6 (3.82%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (2.55%) assyst
3 1 (0.64%) Khalix
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.46%) Office 365
2 2 (1.27%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.74%) VPN
2 14 (8.92%) DNS
3 13 (8.28%) Firewall
4 12 (7.64%) TCP/IP
5 11 (7.01%) DHCP
6 8 (5.10%) SAN
7 7 (4.46%) Internet
7 7 (4.46%) SSL
8 5 (3.18%) HTTP
8 5 (3.18%) VoIP
8 5 (3.18%) 3G
9 4 (2.55%) Intranet
9 4 (2.55%) Nortel Meridian
10 3 (1.91%) NetScaler
10 3 (1.91%) BIG-IP
10 3 (1.91%) LDAP
11 2 (1.27%) FirePass
11 2 (1.27%) iSCSI
11 2 (1.27%) Cisco ASA
11 2 (1.27%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (6.37%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.91%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 10 (6.37%) MSI
2 7 (4.46%) ClearCase
3 3 (1.91%) InstallShield
4 2 (1.27%) AdminStudio
4 2 (1.27%) StarTeam
4 2 (1.27%) Wise Package Studio
5 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 39 (24.84%) Finance
2 27 (17.20%) Financial Institution
3 22 (14.01%) Banking
4 9 (5.73%) Investment Banking
5 7 (4.46%) Front Office
5 7 (4.46%) Dutch Language
6 5 (3.18%) Telecoms
7 4 (2.55%) Legal
8 2 (1.27%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.64%) French Language
9 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
9 1 (0.64%) Local Government
9 1 (0.64%) Billing
Job Titles
1 37 (23.57%) Analyst
2 21 (13.38%) Desktop Support
3 16 (10.19%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (9.55%) Support Analyst
5 14 (8.92%) Support Engineer
6 12 (7.64%) Operations Analyst
7 11 (7.01%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.37%) 1st Line Support
8 10 (6.37%) Consultant
8 10 (6.37%) Administrator
8 10 (6.37%) Desktop Analyst
9 8 (5.10%) Citrix Engineer
9 8 (5.10%) Service Desk Analyst
9 8 (5.10%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 8 (5.10%) Architect
10 7 (4.46%) Support Consultant
11 6 (3.82%) Desktop Engineer
12 5 (3.18%) Server Engineer
12 5 (3.18%) Windows Administrator
12 5 (3.18%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 17 (10.83%) Middleware
2 12 (7.64%) Application Packaging
3 3 (1.91%) WCF
3 3 (1.91%) .NET
3 3 (1.91%) Java EE
4 2 (1.27%) Software Packaging
5 1 (0.64%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 30 (19.11%) Blackberry
2 26 (16.56%) Hedge funds
3 14 (8.92%) Clustering
4 9 (5.73%) iPhone
5 8 (5.10%) iPad
6 5 (3.18%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.55%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.91%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.91%) Fat Client
9 2 (1.27%) PDA
9 2 (1.27%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.64%) CMDB
10 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.64%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 127 (80.89%) Windows
2 63 (40.13%) Windows 7
3 31 (19.75%) Windows XP
4 30 (19.11%) Windows Server 2008
5 26 (16.56%) Windows Server 2003
6 15 (9.55%) UNIX
7 12 (7.64%) Windows Server 2012
8 7 (4.46%) Apple iOS
8 7 (4.46%) Windows 2000
9 6 (3.82%) Linux
10 3 (1.91%) Windows NT
10 3 (1.91%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.91%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 2 (1.27%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.27%) AIX
11 2 (1.27%) Solaris
12 1 (0.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (23.57%) ITIL
2 17 (10.83%) Migration
3 16 (10.19%) Service Delivery
4 14 (8.92%) Change Management
4 14 (8.92%) Configuration Management
5 13 (8.28%) User Acceptance Testing
6 12 (7.64%) Network Monitoring
7 8 (5.10%) Incident Management
7 8 (5.10%) Problem Management
8 7 (4.46%) Network Load Balancing
8 7 (4.46%) Unit Testing
9 6 (3.82%) Load Balancing
9 6 (3.82%) Service Management
10 5 (3.18%) Project Management
10 5 (3.18%) Disaster Recovery
10 5 (3.18%) Data Migration
10 5 (3.18%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (3.18%) Software Deployment
11 4 (2.55%) Performance Tuning
11 4 (2.55%) Capacity Management
Programming Languages
1 24 (15.29%) PowerShell
2 12 (7.64%) VBScript
3 8 (5.10%) VB
3 8 (5.10%) SQL
4 7 (4.46%) Python
5 3 (1.91%) Java
Qualifications
1 18 (11.46%) Security Cleared
2 15 (9.55%) Microsoft Certification
3 11 (7.01%) DV Cleared
4 9 (5.73%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.10%) MCSE
6 6 (3.82%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.55%) MCP
8 3 (1.91%) Degree
9 2 (1.27%) Cisco Certification
9 2 (1.27%) HNC
9 2 (1.27%) CCNA
10 1 (0.64%) CCA
10 1 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
10 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.64%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 16 (10.19%) SLA
2 2 (1.27%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 93 (59.24%) Active Directory
2 33 (21.02%) Microsoft App-V
3 30 (19.11%) VMware Infrastructure
4 24 (15.29%) XenApp
5 16 (10.19%) XenDesktop
6 10 (6.37%) vSphere
7 9 (5.73%) Terminal Services
8 7 (4.46%) VMware ESX
8 7 (4.46%) VMware ESXi
9 6 (3.82%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 3 (1.91%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (1.91%) vCloud
10 3 (1.91%) DFS Replication
11 2 (1.27%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.64%) MetaFrame
12 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 47 (29.94%) SCCM
2 28 (17.83%) SCOM
3 15 (9.55%) Control-M
4 12 (7.64%) Nagios
4 12 (7.64%) NetBackup
5 8 (5.10%) Norton AntiVirus
6 7 (4.46%) MOM
6 7 (4.46%) BladeLogic
6 7 (4.46%) HP SIM
6 7 (4.46%) SAP Afaria
7 6 (3.82%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 5 (3.18%) ITRS Geneos
8 5 (3.18%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 5 (3.18%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 5 (3.18%) DameWare
9 4 (2.55%) WSUS
9 4 (2.55%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
10 3 (1.91%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 2 (1.27%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (1.27%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 84 (53.50%) Microsoft
2 60 (38.22%) Citrix
3 51 (32.48%) VMware
4 37 (23.57%) HP
5 33 (21.02%) Symantec
6 21 (13.38%) AppSense
7 19 (12.10%) Dell
8 18 (11.46%) BMC
9 16 (10.19%) Sophos
10 14 (8.92%) Cisco
11 12 (7.64%) Veritas
11 12 (7.64%) Intel
11 12 (7.64%) SolarWinds
11 12 (7.64%) McAfee
12 11 (7.01%) CA
13 10 (6.37%) Bloomberg
13 10 (6.37%) Remedy
14 9 (5.73%) Apple
15 7 (4.46%) Reuters
15 7 (4.46%) Oracle
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