The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altiris products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Altiris over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 347 362 361
Rank change year-on-year
+15 -1
Contract jobs citing Altiris 72 57 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.23% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.66% 0.50% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 42 24
Average daily rate
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£275 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.42% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £225 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £398
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £333 £320
% change year-on-year
-3.00% +3.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Average hourly rate £13.38 £12.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.00% -44.44%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £26.25 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-37.14% -19.23%
Altiris
England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10923 11352 11082
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.45% 45.48% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 7357 7483 6919
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £590 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 280 224 284
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -11.68%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £44.00
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 London

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

Altiris Jobs Demand Trend in London

Altiris
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Altiris Daily Rate Trend in London

Altiris
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Altiris across the London region over the 3 months to 30 October 2014.

Altiris Daily Rate Histogram in London

Altiris
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Altiris Hourly Rate Trend in London

Altiris
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Altiris within the London region over the 3 months to 30 October 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
City of London +30 21 £300 -7.69% 3
Chessington - 5 £155 - 1
Altiris
England

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 109 (84.50%) Windows
2 89 (68.99%) Active Directory
3 65 (50.39%) Microsoft
4 49 (37.98%) Windows 7
5 38 (29.46%) VMware
5 38 (29.46%) SCCM
6 32 (24.81%) VMware Infrastructure
6 32 (24.81%) Windows Server 2008
6 32 (24.81%) Finance
7 29 (22.48%) ITIL
8 28 (21.71%) Citrix
8 28 (21.71%) PowerShell
9 27 (20.93%) Microsoft App-V
9 27 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
9 27 (20.93%) Windows XP
10 26 (20.16%) HP
11 25 (19.38%) DNS
11 25 (19.38%) Banking
12 23 (17.83%) MS Excel
13 22 (17.05%) MS Office
13 22 (17.05%) Middleware
14 20 (15.50%) Control-M
14 20 (15.50%) UNIX
14 20 (15.50%) SLA
14 20 (15.50%) User Acceptance Testing
14 20 (15.50%) Financial Institution
15 19 (14.73%) AppSense
15 19 (14.73%) DHCP
15 19 (14.73%) VB
15 19 (14.73%) Symantec

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 12 (9.30%) IIS
1 12 (9.30%) SharePoint
2 11 (8.53%) Lync
3 9 (6.98%) Tomcat
3 9 (6.98%) MS Exchange
4 8 (6.20%) Apache
4 8 (6.20%) IBM HTTP Server
5 7 (5.43%) Exchange Server 2010
6 6 (4.65%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
7 3 (2.33%) LiveLink
8 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2003
8 2 (1.55%) Exchange Server 2013
9 1 (0.78%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (0.78%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 23 (17.83%) MS Excel
2 22 (17.05%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 2 (1.55%) assyst
1 2 (1.55%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.78%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (3.10%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (2.33%) IBM SmartCloud
3 1 (0.78%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.78%) Microsoft Azure
3 1 (0.78%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 25 (19.38%) DNS
2 19 (14.73%) DHCP
3 11 (8.53%) SAN
3 11 (8.53%) VPN
4 8 (6.20%) LDAP
4 8 (6.20%) Intranet
4 8 (6.20%) Internet
4 8 (6.20%) BIG-IP
4 8 (6.20%) Firewall
5 6 (4.65%) TCP/IP
5 6 (4.65%) NAS
5 6 (4.65%) NetScaler
6 5 (3.88%) Ethernet
6 5 (3.88%) HTTP
6 5 (3.88%) SSL
6 5 (3.88%) 3G
7 4 (3.10%) WAN
7 4 (3.10%) LAN
8 3 (2.33%) Softphone
8 3 (2.33%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (10.08%) SQL Server
2 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2000
2 4 (3.10%) SQL Server 2005
3 3 (2.33%) BusinessObjects XI
3 3 (2.33%) BusinessObjects
3 3 (2.33%) Data Warehouse
4 1 (0.78%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 11 (8.53%) MSI
2 1 (0.78%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (0.78%) InstallShield
2 1 (0.78%) AdminStudio
General
1 32 (24.81%) Finance
2 25 (19.38%) Banking
3 20 (15.50%) Financial Institution
4 13 (10.08%) Front Office
5 12 (9.30%) Investment Banking
6 3 (2.33%) Manufacturing
6 3 (2.33%) French Language
7 1 (0.78%) Back Office
7 1 (0.78%) Law
7 1 (0.78%) Legal
7 1 (0.78%) Czech Language
7 1 (0.78%) German Language
7 1 (0.78%) Retail
7 1 (0.78%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 28 (21.71%) Analyst
2 12 (9.30%) 2nd Line Support
2 12 (9.30%) Operations Analyst
3 11 (8.53%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 10 (7.75%) Support Analyst
5 9 (6.98%) Desktop Support
6 8 (6.20%) Service Desk Analyst
7 7 (5.43%) Linux Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Citrix Engineer
7 7 (5.43%) Architect
8 6 (4.65%) Consultant
8 6 (4.65%) Desktop Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Integration Engineer
8 6 (4.65%) Web Engineer
9 5 (3.88%) Support Consultant
9 5 (3.88%) 1st Line Support
10 4 (3.10%) Support Engineer
10 4 (3.10%) Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.10%) Technical Leader
10 4 (3.10%) Wintel Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 22 (17.05%) Middleware
2 11 (8.53%) Application Packaging
3 8 (6.20%) .NET
3 8 (6.20%) Java EE
3 8 (6.20%) WCF
4 4 (3.10%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 19 (14.73%) Blackberry
1 19 (14.73%) Hedge funds
2 10 (7.75%) Analytical Skills
3 6 (4.65%) Thin Client
3 6 (4.65%) Fat Client
4 5 (3.88%) Replication
5 4 (3.10%) Fixed Income
5 4 (3.10%) Enterprise Software
6 3 (2.33%) iPad
6 3 (2.33%) Clustering
7 2 (1.55%) Handset
8 1 (0.78%) User Experience
8 1 (0.78%) Management Information System
8 1 (0.78%) AS400
8 1 (0.78%) Video Conferencing
8 1 (0.78%) CMDB
8 1 (0.78%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 109 (84.50%) Windows
2 49 (37.98%) Windows 7
3 32 (24.81%) Windows Server 2008
4 27 (20.93%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (20.93%) Windows XP
5 20 (15.50%) UNIX
6 17 (13.18%) Linux
6 17 (13.18%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (6.98%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 6 (4.65%) Windows 2000
9 4 (3.10%) Windows 8
10 3 (2.33%) Android
10 3 (2.33%) Windows Vista
10 3 (2.33%) Solaris
10 3 (2.33%) Mac OS X
11 2 (1.55%) AIX
11 2 (1.55%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 29 (22.48%) ITIL
2 20 (15.50%) User Acceptance Testing
3 18 (13.95%) Problem Management
4 13 (10.08%) Migration
5 12 (9.30%) Change Management
5 12 (9.30%) Network Monitoring
6 10 (7.75%) Load Balancing
7 9 (6.98%) Capacity Management
7 9 (6.98%) Release Management
8 8 (6.20%) Incident Management
8 8 (6.20%) Server Monitoring
9 6 (4.65%) Software Deployment
10 5 (3.88%) Service Delivery
10 5 (3.88%) Data Migration
11 4 (3.10%) Asset Management
11 4 (3.10%) TOGAF
11 4 (3.10%) Time Management
11 4 (3.10%) Service Management
11 4 (3.10%) Continuous Improvement
11 4 (3.10%) Software Asset Management
Programming Languages
1 28 (21.71%) PowerShell
2 19 (14.73%) VB
3 12 (9.30%) Python
4 9 (6.98%) VBScript
5 8 (6.20%) Java
6 5 (3.88%) SQL
Qualifications
1 11 (8.53%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (4.65%) Degree
3 5 (3.88%) MCSA
4 4 (3.10%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (3.10%) CCEA
5 3 (2.33%) CCEE
6 2 (1.55%) MCP
6 2 (1.55%) MCITP
7 1 (0.78%) VCP5
7 1 (0.78%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.78%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.78%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (0.78%) CCA
7 1 (0.78%) PMP
7 1 (0.78%) PMI Certification
7 1 (0.78%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 20 (15.50%) SLA
2 3 (2.33%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.78%) QA
3 1 (0.78%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 89 (68.99%) Active Directory
2 32 (24.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 27 (20.93%) Microsoft App-V
4 19 (14.73%) XenApp
5 14 (10.85%) XenDesktop
6 6 (4.65%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 5 (3.88%) XenServer
8 4 (3.10%) Firmware
8 4 (3.10%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.33%) vSphere
9 3 (2.33%) VMware Workstation
9 3 (2.33%) Terminal Services
10 2 (1.55%) MetaFrame
10 2 (1.55%) VMware ESXi
11 1 (0.78%) VMware ESX
11 1 (0.78%) Squid
Systems Management
1 38 (29.46%) SCCM
2 20 (15.50%) Control-M
3 16 (12.40%) SCOM
4 14 (10.85%) NetBackup
5 12 (9.30%) Nagios
5 12 (9.30%) BladeLogic
6 10 (7.75%) ITRS Geneos
6 10 (7.75%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 6 (4.65%) Backup Exec
8 5 (3.88%) HP SIM
8 5 (3.88%) DameWare
8 5 (3.88%) WSUS
8 5 (3.88%) WMI
8 5 (3.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
9 4 (3.10%) McAfee ePO
10 3 (2.33%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
10 3 (2.33%) Tivoli
10 3 (2.33%) OpenView Configuration Management
11 1 (0.78%) Cisco Prime
11 1 (0.78%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 65 (50.39%) Microsoft
2 38 (29.46%) VMware
3 28 (21.71%) Citrix
4 26 (20.16%) HP
5 19 (14.73%) AppSense
5 19 (14.73%) Symantec
6 15 (11.63%) Intel
7 14 (10.85%) Oracle
7 14 (10.85%) Bloomberg
7 14 (10.85%) BMC
7 14 (10.85%) Veritas
8 12 (9.30%) SolarWinds
9 9 (6.98%) MarketAxess
9 9 (6.98%) ION Trading
9 9 (6.98%) eSpeed
9 9 (6.98%) Red Hat
9 9 (6.98%) Salesforce.com
9 9 (6.98%) Cisco
9 9 (6.98%) Murex
10 7 (5.43%) Wyse
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