The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altiris products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Altiris over the 3 months to 1 September 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
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 484 479 444
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -35
Contract jobs citing Altiris 118 104 145
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.21% 0.19% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.42% 0.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 84 73 76
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£323 £350 £298
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.85% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £203 £157
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £447 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £298
% change year-on-year
-0.38% +9.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 2 7
Average hourly rate £10.50 £29.38 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-64.25% -9.61%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.30 £24.88 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.70 £33.88 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £10.50 £23.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-55.78% -26.92%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
26125 25038 26975
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.21% 46.89% 46.57%
Number of daily rates quoted 14683 13889 13716
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
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 1123 1119 1353
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.00 £42.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

Altiris
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Altiris Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Altiris
Daily Rate Trend

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

Altiris Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Altiris
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Altiris within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 2014.

Altiris Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Altiris
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Altiris Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Altiris
Top 30 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Altiris within the UK over the 3 months to 1 September 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
England -19 93 £300 -14.28% 19
London -17 57 £300 -14.28% 8
South East 0 22 £310 -15.06% 3
Hampshire +3 17 £310 +6.89% 1
City of London +18 11 £280 -35.63% 3
East of England -19 7 £160 -25.58% 5
Hertfordshire - 6 £160 - 4
South West -36 5 £622 - 1
Berkshire +8 4 £290 -22.66%
Surrey 0 1 £160 - 1
North East -20 1 £135 -10.00%
Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
West Yorkshire - 1 - - 2
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Durham - 1 £135 -
Wakefield - 1 - -
Watford - - - - 1
York - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Ossett - - - -
Spalding - - - -
Bristol - - - -
Caerphilly - - - -
Chippenham - - - -

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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.

1 189 (83.26%) Windows
2 140 (61.67%) Active Directory
3 121 (53.30%) Microsoft
4 81 (35.68%) VMware
5 74 (32.60%) Windows 7
6 69 (30.40%) Citrix
7 65 (28.63%) SCCM
7 65 (28.63%) Windows Server 2008
8 59 (25.99%) Windows Server 2003
9 55 (24.23%) VMware Infrastructure
10 48 (21.15%) HP
11 47 (20.70%) Symantec
11 47 (20.70%) Security Cleared
12 46 (20.26%) ITIL
13 44 (19.38%) Microsoft App-V
14 43 (18.94%) Finance
15 40 (17.62%) Windows XP
16 38 (16.74%) DNS
17 36 (15.86%) MS Office
18 35 (15.42%) DHCP
19 33 (14.54%) SC Cleared
20 32 (14.10%) PowerShell
20 32 (14.10%) MS Exchange
20 32 (14.10%) Banking
21 31 (13.66%) MS Excel
21 31 (13.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
22 29 (12.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
22 29 (12.78%) Blackberry
22 29 (12.78%) AppSense
23 27 (11.89%) Replication

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 32 (14.10%) MS Exchange
2 25 (11.01%) SharePoint
3 20 (8.81%) IIS
4 16 (7.05%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (7.05%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (3.52%) Exchange Server 2010
5 8 (3.52%) IBM HTTP Server
5 8 (3.52%) Apache
5 8 (3.52%) Tomcat
6 7 (3.08%) Lync
7 4 (1.76%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (1.32%) SharePoint Server
8 3 (1.32%) Exchange Server 2007
8 3 (1.32%) IBM Notes
9 2 (0.88%) Documentum
Applications
1 36 (15.86%) MS Office
2 31 (13.66%) MS Excel
3 13 (5.73%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.76%) assyst
2 3 (1.32%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 6 (2.64%) Office 365
2 5 (2.20%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (16.74%) DNS
2 35 (15.42%) DHCP
3 20 (8.81%) VPN
4 13 (5.73%) TCP/IP
4 13 (5.73%) Firewall
4 13 (5.73%) SAN
5 8 (3.52%) Intranet
5 8 (3.52%) LDAP
5 8 (3.52%) VoIP
5 8 (3.52%) BIG-IP
6 7 (3.08%) SSL
7 5 (2.20%) Internet
7 5 (2.20%) 3G
7 5 (2.20%) HTTP
7 5 (2.20%) NAS
8 4 (1.76%) Nortel Meridian
9 3 (1.32%) SMS
9 3 (1.32%) SMTP
10 2 (0.88%) LAN
10 2 (0.88%) Ethernet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (8.37%) SQL Server
2 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (2.20%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (1.32%) SQL Server 2012
4 2 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
5 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 18 (7.93%) MSI
2 9 (3.96%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.88%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.88%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.88%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.88%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 43 (18.94%) Finance
2 32 (14.10%) Banking
3 23 (10.13%) Financial Institution
4 12 (5.29%) Front Office
5 10 (4.41%) Investment Banking
6 6 (2.64%) Dutch Language
7 5 (2.20%) Telecoms
8 3 (1.32%) Legal
9 2 (0.88%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.44%) French Language
10 1 (0.44%) German Language
10 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.44%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 44 (19.38%) Analyst
2 25 (11.01%) 2nd Line Support
3 23 (10.13%) Support Analyst
4 20 (8.81%) Desktop Support
5 19 (8.37%) Systems Administrator
5 19 (8.37%) Administrator
5 19 (8.37%) Build Engineer
6 14 (6.17%) Support Engineer
7 12 (5.29%) Architect
7 12 (5.29%) Operations Analyst
8 11 (4.85%) Service Desk Analyst
8 11 (4.85%) Desktop Engineer
8 11 (4.85%) Server Engineer
8 11 (4.85%) 1st Line Support
9 10 (4.41%) Desktop Analyst
9 10 (4.41%) Citrix Engineer
10 9 (3.96%) Integration Engineer
10 9 (3.96%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (3.96%) Desktop Support Analyst
10 9 (3.96%) Infrastructure Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.45%) Application Packaging
2 22 (9.69%) Middleware
3 8 (3.52%) Java EE
3 8 (3.52%) .NET
3 8 (3.52%) WCF
4 5 (2.20%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.88%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 29 (12.78%) Blackberry
2 27 (11.89%) Replication
3 23 (10.13%) Hedge funds
4 19 (8.37%) Enterprise Storage
5 13 (5.73%) Clustering
6 7 (3.08%) iPhone
7 6 (2.64%) iPad
8 5 (2.20%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.76%) Enterprise Software
9 4 (1.76%) Thin Client
9 4 (1.76%) Fat Client
9 4 (1.76%) Fixed Income
10 2 (0.88%) PDA
10 2 (0.88%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.44%) CMDB
11 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.44%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 189 (83.26%) Windows
2 74 (32.60%) Windows 7
3 65 (28.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 59 (25.99%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (17.62%) Windows XP
6 17 (7.49%) UNIX
7 16 (7.05%) Windows Server 2012
8 15 (6.61%) Windows 2000
9 13 (5.73%) Linux
10 10 (4.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 6 (2.64%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.32%) Windows 8
12 3 (1.32%) Windows 2000 Server
12 3 (1.32%) Windows NT
13 2 (0.88%) AIX
13 2 (0.88%) Solaris
14 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
14 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 46 (20.26%) ITIL
2 26 (11.45%) Migration
3 22 (9.69%) Unit Testing
4 18 (7.93%) Service Delivery
5 17 (7.49%) Configuration Management
6 15 (6.61%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (5.73%) Problem Management
8 12 (5.29%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (4.85%) Service Management
10 10 (4.41%) Change Management
10 10 (4.41%) Load Balancing
10 10 (4.41%) Time Management
11 9 (3.96%) Release Management
11 9 (3.96%) Capacity Management
12 8 (3.52%) Software Deployment
12 8 (3.52%) Server Monitoring
13 7 (3.08%) Network Load Balancing
14 6 (2.64%) Incident Management
14 6 (2.64%) Root Cause Analysis
14 6 (2.64%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 32 (14.10%) PowerShell
2 22 (9.69%) SQL
2 22 (9.69%) VBScript
3 18 (7.93%) VB
4 12 (5.29%) Python
5 8 (3.52%) Java
6 1 (0.44%) Perl
6 1 (0.44%) Bourne shell
6 1 (0.44%) Korn
6 1 (0.44%) C
Qualifications
1 47 (20.70%) Security Cleared
2 33 (14.54%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.49%) DV Cleared
4 16 (7.05%) Microsoft Certification
5 10 (4.41%) MCSE
6 7 (3.08%) MCP
7 4 (1.76%) Degree
8 3 (1.32%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 2 (0.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 2 (0.88%) MCTS
9 2 (0.88%) MCITP
9 2 (0.88%) HNC
9 2 (0.88%) CCNA
9 2 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
10 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
10 1 (0.44%) PMP
10 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
10 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 17 (7.49%) SLA
2 7 (3.08%) QA
3 2 (0.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 140 (61.67%) Active Directory
2 55 (24.23%) VMware Infrastructure
3 44 (19.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 20 (8.81%) XenApp
5 19 (8.37%) XenDesktop
6 10 (4.41%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 9 (3.96%) Terminal Services
8 8 (3.52%) VMware ESX
8 8 (3.52%) vSphere
9 5 (2.20%) MetaFrame
10 3 (1.32%) VMware Workstation
10 3 (1.32%) VMware ESXi
10 3 (1.32%) vCloud
10 3 (1.32%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.88%) EMC RecoverPoint
11 2 (0.88%) NFS
12 1 (0.44%) Squid
Systems Management
1 65 (28.63%) SCCM
2 31 (13.66%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 29 (12.78%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 27 (11.89%) SCOM
5 20 (8.81%) Control-M
6 14 (6.17%) NetBackup
7 13 (5.73%) Nagios
8 12 (5.29%) BladeLogic
9 10 (4.41%) Norton AntiVirus
9 10 (4.41%) ITRS Geneos
10 9 (3.96%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 7 (3.08%) HP SIM
11 7 (3.08%) SAP Afaria
11 7 (3.08%) Forefront Identity Manager
11 7 (3.08%) MOM
12 6 (2.64%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 5 (2.20%) DameWare
13 5 (2.20%) WMI
14 3 (1.32%) ARCserve
15 2 (0.88%) HP Quality Center
Vendors
1 121 (53.30%) Microsoft
2 81 (35.68%) VMware
3 69 (30.40%) Citrix
4 48 (21.15%) HP
5 47 (20.70%) Symantec
6 29 (12.78%) AppSense
7 19 (8.37%) Sophos
8 18 (7.93%) BMC
9 16 (7.05%) CA
9 16 (7.05%) Dell
10 14 (6.17%) Intel
10 14 (6.17%) Veritas
11 13 (5.73%) LANDesk
12 12 (5.29%) SolarWinds
12 12 (5.29%) McAfee
12 12 (5.29%) Cisco
12 12 (5.29%) Apple
12 12 (5.29%) Bloomberg
13 11 (4.85%) Oracle
14 10 (4.41%) Red Hat
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