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 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altiris
Rank 115 101 103
Rank change year-on-year
-14 +2
Contract jobs citing Altiris 5 11 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.19% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Vendors category 0.54% 1.18% 0.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
Average daily rate
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£349 - £358
90% offered a daily rate of more than £348 - £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 - £512
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £170 £300
% change year-on-year
+104.40% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £13.57 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.99 £29.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-55.19% -4.91%
Altiris
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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
924 935 993
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 35.01% 40.97% 48.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 486 417 483
Average daily rate £363 £350 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £156
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 25 30 29
Average hourly rate £23.75 £14.02 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+69.40% -12.37%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.50 £30.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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
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
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Altiris within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
Glasgow -7 1 - -
Altiris
UK

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2003
3 14 (60.87%) VMware
3 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (56.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
5 11 (47.83%) Replication
5 11 (47.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 11 (47.83%) DHCP
5 11 (47.83%) DNS
5 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
6 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Storage
6 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
6 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2003
6 10 (43.48%) SQL
6 10 (43.48%) MS Project
6 10 (43.48%) MS Office
6 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
7 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
7 9 (39.13%) HP
7 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
8 5 (21.74%) SCCM
8 5 (21.74%) Banking
8 5 (21.74%) Application Packaging
8 5 (21.74%) Citrix
8 5 (21.74%) Finance
9 3 (13.04%) Migration
9 3 (13.04%) MetaFrame

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, 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 10 (43.48%) Exchange Server 2003
1 10 (43.48%) MS Exchange
2 9 (39.13%) SharePoint
Applications
1 10 (43.48%) MS Project
1 10 (43.48%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 11 (47.83%) DHCP
1 11 (47.83%) DNS
General
1 5 (21.74%) Banking
1 5 (21.74%) Finance
Job Titles
1 11 (47.83%) Build Engineer
2 3 (13.04%) Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (13.04%) Citrix Administrator
3 2 (8.70%) Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Software Engineer
3 2 (8.70%) Technical Architect
3 2 (8.70%) Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Support Engineer
4 1 (4.35%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (4.35%) Coordinator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (21.74%) Application Packaging
2 2 (8.70%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 11 (47.83%) Replication
2 10 (43.48%) Enterprise Storage
3 2 (8.70%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (4.35%) Client/Server
4 1 (4.35%) Computer Science
4 1 (4.35%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 20 (86.96%) Windows
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (60.87%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (13.04%) Windows 2000
4 2 (8.70%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (39.13%) Unit Testing
2 3 (13.04%) Migration
3 2 (8.70%) Workflow
4 1 (4.35%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 10 (43.48%) SQL
2 3 (13.04%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 10 (43.48%) SC Cleared
1 10 (43.48%) Security Cleared
2 1 (4.35%) MCSE
2 1 (4.35%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.35%) Degree
2 1 (4.35%) MCITP
System Software
1 15 (65.22%) Active Directory
2 11 (47.83%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (13.04%) MetaFrame
3 3 (13.04%) Citrix Presentation Server
Systems Management
1 13 (56.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 11 (47.83%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (21.74%) SCCM
Vendors
1 15 (65.22%) Microsoft
2 14 (60.87%) VMware
3 9 (39.13%) HP
4 5 (21.74%) Citrix
5 2 (8.70%) LANDesk
5 2 (8.70%) AppSense
6 1 (4.35%) Symantec