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 22 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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 466 438 399
Rank change year-on-year
-28 -39
Contract jobs citing Altiris 87 108 161
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.18% 0.23% 0.30%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.50% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 46 79 85
Average daily rate
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£310 £365 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.06% +12.30%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £225 £300
% change year-on-year
+38.88% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 4 9
Average hourly rate £9.00 £16.74 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-46.22% -48.50%
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
21774 21699 24565
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.44% 46.82% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 12378 12094 12807
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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 995 1132 1282
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 £11.00 £11.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +2.63%
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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 22 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 22 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 -11 53 £344 -16.20% 9
South East 0 15 £300 -14.28% 5
East of England -23 8 £160 -28.08% 3
South West - 8 £566 -
Yorkshire -1 2 - - 2
East Midlands - - - - 1
North East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
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Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 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.

1 125 (80.13%) Windows
2 90 (57.69%) Active Directory
3 82 (52.56%) Microsoft
4 61 (39.10%) Windows 7
5 58 (37.18%) Citrix
6 49 (31.41%) VMware
7 46 (29.49%) SCCM
8 37 (23.72%) Finance
9 35 (22.44%) Symantec
9 35 (22.44%) ITIL
10 34 (21.79%) HP
11 33 (21.15%) Microsoft App-V
12 31 (19.87%) VMware Infrastructure
12 31 (19.87%) Windows Server 2008
12 31 (19.87%) Windows XP
13 29 (18.59%) Blackberry
14 27 (17.31%) Financial Institution
15 26 (16.67%) SCOM
15 26 (16.67%) Hedge funds
16 24 (15.38%) AppSense
16 24 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
17 22 (14.10%) MS Excel
17 22 (14.10%) Banking
17 22 (14.10%) PowerShell
17 22 (14.10%) XenApp
18 20 (12.82%) Security Cleared
18 20 (12.82%) VPN
19 19 (12.18%) Middleware
19 19 (12.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
20 18 (11.54%) MS Exchange

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 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 (12.18%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 18 (11.54%) MS Exchange
3 14 (8.97%) IIS
4 7 (4.49%) SharePoint
4 7 (4.49%) Exchange Server 2010
5 6 (3.85%) Lync
6 5 (3.21%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (3.21%) Apache
6 5 (3.21%) Tomcat
7 2 (1.28%) Documentum
7 2 (1.28%) Exchange Server 2003
8 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2007
8 1 (0.64%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 22 (14.10%) MS Excel
2 13 (8.33%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 4 (2.56%) assyst
2 3 (1.92%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.64%) Khalix
Cloud Services
1 7 (4.49%) Office 365
2 2 (1.28%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 20 (12.82%) VPN
2 13 (8.33%) DNS
2 13 (8.33%) Firewall
3 11 (7.05%) TCP/IP
3 11 (7.05%) DHCP
4 8 (5.13%) SAN
5 7 (4.49%) SSL
5 7 (4.49%) Internet
6 6 (3.85%) Intranet
7 5 (3.21%) BIG-IP
7 5 (3.21%) 3G
7 5 (3.21%) LDAP
7 5 (3.21%) VoIP
7 5 (3.21%) HTTP
8 4 (2.56%) Nortel Meridian
9 2 (1.28%) NAS
9 2 (1.28%) Cisco ASA
9 2 (1.28%) iSCSI
9 2 (1.28%) FirePass
10 1 (0.64%) IP Telephony
Database & Business Intelligence
1 12 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.92%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (0.64%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (0.64%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (7.05%) MSI
2 8 (5.13%) ClearCase
3 2 (1.28%) Wise Package Studio
3 2 (1.28%) InstallShield
3 2 (1.28%) AdminStudio
3 2 (1.28%) StarTeam
4 1 (0.64%) Oracle Forms
General
1 37 (23.72%) Finance
2 27 (17.31%) Financial Institution
3 22 (14.10%) Banking
4 11 (7.05%) Investment Banking
5 9 (5.77%) Front Office
6 7 (4.49%) Dutch Language
7 5 (3.21%) Telecoms
8 4 (2.56%) Legal
9 2 (1.28%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.64%) Local Government
10 1 (0.64%) Billing
10 1 (0.64%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.64%) French Language
Job Titles
1 38 (24.36%) Analyst
2 20 (12.82%) Desktop Support
3 18 (11.54%) 2nd Line Support
4 15 (9.62%) Support Analyst
5 13 (8.33%) Support Engineer
6 12 (7.69%) Operations Analyst
7 11 (7.05%) Systems Administrator
8 10 (6.41%) Administrator
8 10 (6.41%) Desktop Analyst
8 10 (6.41%) 1st Line Support
9 9 (5.77%) Consultant
10 8 (5.13%) Architect
10 8 (5.13%) Service Desk Analyst
10 8 (5.13%) Desktop Support Analyst
11 6 (3.85%) Support Consultant
11 6 (3.85%) Integration Engineer
11 6 (3.85%) Citrix Engineer
12 5 (3.21%) Server Engineer
12 5 (3.21%) Windows Administrator
12 5 (3.21%) Windows Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 19 (12.18%) Middleware
2 11 (7.05%) Application Packaging
3 5 (3.21%) WCF
3 5 (3.21%) Java EE
3 5 (3.21%) .NET
4 1 (0.64%) Software Packaging
4 1 (0.64%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 29 (18.59%) Blackberry
2 26 (16.67%) Hedge funds
3 14 (8.97%) Clustering
4 8 (5.13%) iPhone
5 7 (4.49%) iPad
6 5 (3.21%) Video Conferencing
7 4 (2.56%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.92%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.92%) Thin Client
9 2 (1.28%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.28%) Replication
9 2 (1.28%) PDA
10 1 (0.64%) CMDB
10 1 (0.64%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.64%) Enterprise Storage
Operating Systems
1 125 (80.13%) Windows
2 61 (39.10%) Windows 7
3 31 (19.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 31 (19.87%) Windows XP
4 24 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 15 (9.62%) UNIX
6 9 (5.77%) Windows Server 2012
7 8 (5.13%) Linux
8 7 (4.49%) Windows 2000
8 7 (4.49%) Apple iOS
9 5 (3.21%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 3 (1.92%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (1.92%) Windows NT
11 2 (1.28%) Windows 8
11 2 (1.28%) AIX
11 2 (1.28%) Solaris
12 1 (0.64%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (22.44%) ITIL
2 17 (10.90%) Service Delivery
2 17 (10.90%) Migration
3 15 (9.62%) Configuration Management
4 13 (8.33%) User Acceptance Testing
5 12 (7.69%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (6.41%) Change Management
6 10 (6.41%) Problem Management
7 9 (5.77%) Unit Testing
8 8 (5.13%) Load Balancing
8 8 (5.13%) Incident Management
9 7 (4.49%) Network Load Balancing
10 6 (3.85%) Root Cause Analysis
10 6 (3.85%) Capacity Management
10 6 (3.85%) Service Management
10 6 (3.85%) Release Management
11 5 (3.21%) Data Migration
11 5 (3.21%) Disaster Recovery
11 5 (3.21%) Project Management
11 5 (3.21%) Server Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 22 (14.10%) PowerShell
2 12 (7.69%) VBScript
3 9 (5.77%) VB
3 9 (5.77%) Python
4 8 (5.13%) SQL
5 5 (3.21%) Java
Qualifications
1 20 (12.82%) Security Cleared
2 14 (8.97%) Microsoft Certification
3 13 (8.33%) DV Cleared
4 9 (5.77%) SC Cleared
5 8 (5.13%) MCSE
6 6 (3.85%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 4 (2.56%) MCP
8 3 (1.92%) Degree
8 3 (1.92%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (1.28%) HNC
9 2 (1.28%) CCNA
9 2 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.64%) MCITP
10 1 (0.64%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.64%) CCA
10 1 (0.64%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (9.62%) SLA
2 2 (1.28%) QA
3 1 (0.64%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 90 (57.69%) Active Directory
2 33 (21.15%) Microsoft App-V
3 31 (19.87%) VMware Infrastructure
4 22 (14.10%) XenApp
5 16 (10.26%) XenDesktop
6 10 (6.41%) Terminal Services
6 10 (6.41%) vSphere
7 7 (4.49%) VMware ESX
7 7 (4.49%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (3.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 3 (1.92%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (1.92%) DFS Replication
9 3 (1.92%) vCloud
10 2 (1.28%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 1 (0.64%) Hyper-V
11 1 (0.64%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 46 (29.49%) SCCM
2 26 (16.67%) SCOM
3 17 (10.90%) Control-M
4 12 (7.69%) Nagios
4 12 (7.69%) NetBackup
5 9 (5.77%) BladeLogic
6 8 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
7 7 (4.49%) MOM
7 7 (4.49%) HP SIM
7 7 (4.49%) ITRS Geneos
7 7 (4.49%) SAP Afaria
8 6 (3.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
8 6 (3.85%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 6 (3.85%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
8 6 (3.85%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 5 (3.21%) DameWare
10 4 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
10 4 (2.56%) WSUS
11 2 (1.28%) HP Quality Center
11 2 (1.28%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 82 (52.56%) Microsoft
2 58 (37.18%) Citrix
3 49 (31.41%) VMware
4 35 (22.44%) Symantec
5 34 (21.79%) HP
6 24 (15.38%) AppSense
7 17 (10.90%) Dell
8 16 (10.26%) Sophos
9 15 (9.62%) BMC
10 12 (7.69%) McAfee
10 12 (7.69%) Intel
10 12 (7.69%) Veritas
10 12 (7.69%) SolarWinds
11 11 (7.05%) CA
11 11 (7.05%) Bloomberg
12 10 (6.41%) Cisco
13 9 (5.77%) Oracle
13 9 (5.77%) Apple
14 7 (4.49%) LANDesk
14 7 (4.49%) Qualys
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