The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altiris products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Altiris over the 3 months to 20 August 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 108 109 109
Rank change year-on-year
+1 0
Contract jobs citing Altiris 21 4 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.76% 0.16% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 1.65% 0.40% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 1 2
Average daily rate
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£340 £300 £198
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.33% +51.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £300 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £300 £276
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £23.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-62.10% -26.92%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Scotland region.

Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1272 1010 1062
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 46.32% 40.42% 39.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 638 486 431
Average daily rate £350 £363 £328
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.44% +10.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £216 £175 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 24 72
Average hourly rate £15.77 £13.63 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.74% -26.35%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £9.25 £9.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £29.60 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

Altiris
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Altiris Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Altiris
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Altiris Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Altiris
Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Altiris across the Scotland region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

Altiris Daily Rate Histogram in Scotland

Altiris
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Altiris Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 36 (92.31%) Windows
2 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
3 25 (64.10%) Windows Server 2003
4 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
5 23 (58.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
6 20 (51.28%) VMware
6 20 (51.28%) SC Cleared
6 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
7 17 (43.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
9 15 (38.46%) Application Packaging
9 15 (38.46%) Replication
9 15 (38.46%) DHCP
9 15 (38.46%) DNS
10 14 (35.90%) HP
10 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Storage
11 13 (33.33%) MS Exchange
11 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
12 12 (30.77%) MS Office
13 11 (28.21%) SQL
13 11 (28.21%) MS Project
14 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
14 10 (25.64%) Citrix
14 10 (25.64%) Banking
15 9 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
15 9 (23.08%) SCCM
16 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
16 8 (20.51%) Finance
17 7 (17.95%) MSI

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 13 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 13 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
2 10 (25.64%) SharePoint
3 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (2.56%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 12 (30.77%) MS Office
2 11 (28.21%) MS Project
3 4 (10.26%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.69%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 15 (38.46%) DHCP
1 15 (38.46%) DNS
2 2 (5.13%) SMS
3 1 (2.56%) Cisco IOS
3 1 (2.56%) VPN
3 1 (2.56%) SAN
3 1 (2.56%) Structured Cabling
Development Applications
1 7 (17.95%) MSI
General
1 10 (25.64%) Banking
2 8 (20.51%) Finance
Job Titles
1 15 (38.46%) Build Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Server Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Citrix Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Citrix Server Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Applications Packager
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Administrator
4 3 (7.69%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Software Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Systems Administrator
6 1 (2.56%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Systems Engineer
6 1 (2.56%) Support Analyst
6 1 (2.56%) Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 15 (38.46%) Application Packaging
2 4 (10.26%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 15 (38.46%) Replication
2 14 (35.90%) Enterprise Storage
3 4 (10.26%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.56%) Blackberry
4 1 (2.56%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 36 (92.31%) Windows
2 25 (64.10%) Windows Server 2003
3 24 (61.54%) Windows Server 2008
4 7 (17.95%) Windows 2000
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 7
6 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.51%) Unit Testing
2 6 (15.38%) Workflow
3 5 (12.82%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Service Delivery
5 3 (7.69%) Integration Testing
6 2 (5.13%) Service Management
7 1 (2.56%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 11 (28.21%) SQL
2 6 (15.38%) VBScript
3 2 (5.13%) PowerShell
4 1 (2.56%) VB
Qualifications
1 20 (51.28%) SC Cleared
1 20 (51.28%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.13%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.13%) MCSE
2 2 (5.13%) Degree
2 2 (5.13%) MCTS
3 1 (2.56%) MCITP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.82%) QA
System Software
1 25 (64.10%) Active Directory
2 16 (41.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 9 (23.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 3 (7.69%) MetaFrame
4 3 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 2 (5.13%) XenApp
5 2 (5.13%) vSphere
6 1 (2.56%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 23 (58.97%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 17 (43.59%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 9 (23.08%) SCCM
4 1 (2.56%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 27 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 20 (51.28%) VMware
3 14 (35.90%) HP
4 10 (25.64%) Citrix
5 5 (12.82%) AppSense
6 3 (7.69%) LANDesk
7 2 (5.13%) Symantec
7 2 (5.13%) CA
7 2 (5.13%) CommVault
8 1 (2.56%) Cisco
8 1 (2.56%) NetApp
8 1 (2.56%) Lotus
8 1 (2.56%) Apple
8 1 (2.56%) EMC