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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Altiris
Rank 597 556 504
Rank change year-on-year
-41 -52
Contract jobs citing Altiris 29 56 84
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.11% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.24% 0.37%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 33 37
Average daily rate £275 £290 £368
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.17% -21.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £156 £155
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £420 £455
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £347 £168
% change year-on-year
-31.65% +107.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 4
Average hourly rate - £12.42 £28.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -56.03%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.42 £29.00
% change year-on-year
- -57.17%

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
22062 23715 22622
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 42.89% 45.79% 45.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 13130 13749 12420
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £560 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 866 1006 988
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.02 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 10 February 2016.

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 22 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 10 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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 -23 29 £275 -3.08% 5
London -5 14 £350 +30.84% 2
South East +13 8 £225 -19.64% 1
City of London +30 6 £353 +110.44% 1
Berkshire +11 4 £225 -50.00%
Reading - 4 £225 -
Surrey -6 3 £268 +72.58% 1
Lincolnshire -5 2 - -
East Midlands -13 2 - -
South West - 2 £400 - 1
Bristol - 2 £400 -
Spalding - 2 - -
Hertfordshire +6 1 £264 -5.71%
East of England -2 1 £264 -6.13%
Hampshire -4 1 - -
Ealing - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 £250 -
Staines - 1 - -
Hoddesdon - 1 £264 -
Coventry - 1 £175 -
North West - 1 £250 -
West Midlands - 1 £175 -

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 59 (85.51%) Windows
2 49 (71.01%) Active Directory
3 46 (66.67%) Microsoft
4 37 (53.62%) Citrix
5 33 (47.83%) VMware
6 31 (44.93%) SCCM
7 26 (37.68%) VMware Infrastructure
8 25 (36.23%) Windows Server
9 23 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 22 (31.88%) Windows 7
10 22 (31.88%) MS Excel
11 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
12 20 (28.99%) ITIL
13 19 (27.54%) HP
13 19 (27.54%) XenApp
13 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
14 18 (26.09%) SAN
15 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
16 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
17 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
17 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
17 15 (21.74%) Finance
18 14 (20.29%) DNS
18 14 (20.29%) Incident Management
19 13 (18.84%) XenDesktop
20 11 (15.94%) Hyper-V
20 11 (15.94%) Microsoft App-V
20 11 (15.94%) SLA
21 10 (14.49%) DHCP
21 10 (14.49%) Linux

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 February 2016, 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 15 (21.74%) MS Exchange
2 9 (13.04%) IIS
3 6 (8.70%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 4 (5.80%) SharePoint
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (2.90%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.90%) IBM Notes
5 2 (2.90%) OpenStack
5 2 (2.90%) SharePoint Server
6 1 (1.45%) Apache
6 1 (1.45%) Exchange Server 2003
6 1 (1.45%) Tomcat
6 1 (1.45%) WebLogic
Applications
1 22 (31.88%) MS Excel
2 6 (8.70%) MS Office
3 2 (2.90%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 1 (1.45%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 3 (4.35%) Office 365
2 2 (2.90%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 18 (26.09%) SAN
2 16 (23.19%) TCP/IP
3 14 (20.29%) DNS
4 10 (14.49%) DHCP
5 8 (11.59%) NetScaler
6 6 (8.70%) Firewall
6 6 (8.70%) LAN
6 6 (8.70%) WAN
7 5 (7.25%) VPN
7 5 (7.25%) Wireless
8 4 (5.80%) Multicast
8 4 (5.80%) Remote Desktop
9 3 (4.35%) Internet
9 3 (4.35%) Network Security
10 2 (2.90%) Ethernet
10 2 (2.90%) iSCSI
10 2 (2.90%) SNMP
10 2 (2.90%) VoIP
11 1 (1.45%) PBX
11 1 (1.45%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (24.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2005
2 5 (7.25%) SQL Server 2008
3 3 (4.35%) Data Warehouse
3 3 (4.35%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 1 (1.45%) AdminStudio
1 1 (1.45%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 15 (21.74%) Finance
2 7 (10.14%) Retail
3 4 (5.80%) Telecoms
4 2 (2.90%) Back Office
4 2 (2.90%) Front Office
4 2 (2.90%) Legal
5 1 (1.45%) Banking
5 1 (1.45%) Financial Institution
5 1 (1.45%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (14.49%) Support Engineer
1 10 (14.49%) Systems Engineer
2 9 (13.04%) Administrator
3 8 (11.59%) Analyst
4 7 (10.14%) Architect
4 7 (10.14%) Security Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Senior Security Engineer
4 7 (10.14%) Senior Systems Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Citrix Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Desktop Engineer
5 6 (8.70%) Desktop Support
5 6 (8.70%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (7.25%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (7.25%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Windows Support Engineer
6 5 (7.25%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.80%) Linux Engineer
7 4 (5.80%) Linux Support
7 4 (5.80%) Linux Support Engineer
8 3 (4.35%) Desktop Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (2.90%) Web Services
2 1 (1.45%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 8 (11.59%) Blackberry
1 8 (11.59%) Clustering
1 8 (11.59%) Data Centre
2 5 (7.25%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (7.25%) Management Information System
3 3 (4.35%) Driving Licence
3 3 (4.35%) iPad
3 3 (4.35%) iPhone
3 3 (4.35%) Video Conferencing
4 2 (2.90%) BYOD
4 2 (2.90%) Device Driver
4 2 (2.90%) Replication
5 1 (1.45%) Hedge funds
5 1 (1.45%) HP Storage
5 1 (1.45%) HP StoreVirtual
5 1 (1.45%) IVR
5 1 (1.45%) NHS
5 1 (1.45%) PDA
5 1 (1.45%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 59 (85.51%) Windows
2 25 (36.23%) Windows Server
3 22 (31.88%) Windows 7
4 21 (30.43%) Windows Server 2008
5 19 (27.54%) Windows Server 2012
6 10 (14.49%) Linux
7 8 (11.59%) Unix
7 8 (11.59%) Windows Server 2003
8 4 (5.80%) Windows XP
9 3 (4.35%) Mac OS X
10 2 (2.90%) Apple iOS
10 2 (2.90%) Windows 8
11 1 (1.45%) AIX
11 1 (1.45%) Windows 10
11 1 (1.45%) Windows 2000
11 1 (1.45%) Windows Phone
11 1 (1.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (28.99%) ITIL
2 14 (20.29%) Incident Management
3 10 (14.49%) Change Management
4 9 (13.04%) Data Protection
4 9 (13.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 9 (13.04%) Mentoring
4 9 (13.04%) Migration
5 8 (11.59%) Problem Management
6 5 (7.25%) Application Packaging
6 5 (7.25%) Service Management
7 4 (5.80%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (5.80%) Root Cause Analysis
7 4 (5.80%) Software Deployment
8 3 (4.35%) Configuration Management
8 3 (4.35%) Mobile Device Management
9 2 (2.90%) Coaching
9 2 (2.90%) IT Asset Management
9 2 (2.90%) Line Management
9 2 (2.90%) Patch Management
9 2 (2.90%) Software Licensing
Programming Languages
1 23 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 8 (11.59%) SQL
3 5 (7.25%) VBScript
4 2 (2.90%) Python
5 1 (1.45%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.45%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (13.04%) MCSE
3 5 (7.25%) CCNA
3 5 (7.25%) Cisco Certification
4 4 (5.80%) CCEE
4 4 (5.80%) Citrix Certification
4 4 (5.80%) HNC
4 4 (5.80%) MCSA
4 4 (5.80%) RHCSA
4 4 (5.80%) Security Cleared
5 3 (4.35%) A+ Certification
5 3 (4.35%) CCEA
5 3 (4.35%) Degree
5 3 (4.35%) SC Cleared
6 2 (2.90%) CompTIA Security+
6 2 (2.90%) Network+ Certification
6 2 (2.90%) Security+ Certification
7 1 (1.45%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.45%) MCITP
7 1 (1.45%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 11 (15.94%) SLA
2 7 (10.14%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 7 (10.14%) PCI DSS
3 1 (1.45%) QA
System Software
1 49 (71.01%) Active Directory
2 26 (37.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 19 (27.54%) XenApp
4 13 (18.84%) XenDesktop
5 11 (15.94%) Hyper-V
5 11 (15.94%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (5.80%) XenServer
7 3 (4.35%) vSphere
8 2 (2.90%) MetaFrame
8 2 (2.90%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
9 1 (1.45%) DFS Replication
9 1 (1.45%) VMware ESXi
9 1 (1.45%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 31 (44.93%) SCCM
2 7 (10.14%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 4 (5.80%) Nagios
3 4 (5.80%) NetBackup
3 4 (5.80%) Tivoli
3 4 (5.80%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
4 3 (4.35%) AirWatch
5 2 (2.90%) Backup Exec
5 2 (2.90%) McAfee ePO
5 2 (2.90%) Norton AntiVirus
5 2 (2.90%) SCOM
5 2 (2.90%) WSUS
5 2 (2.90%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.45%) EdgeSight
6 1 (1.45%) HP SIM
6 1 (1.45%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.45%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 1 (1.45%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 1 (1.45%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 46 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 37 (53.62%) Citrix
3 33 (47.83%) VMware
4 19 (27.54%) HP
5 8 (11.59%) Cisco
5 8 (11.59%) EMC
5 8 (11.59%) Symantec
6 7 (10.14%) Dell
6 7 (10.14%) IBM
6 7 (10.14%) Remedy
7 5 (7.25%) Apple
7 5 (7.25%) AppSense
8 3 (4.35%) Intel Security
8 3 (4.35%) Juniper
8 3 (4.35%) Palo Alto
8 3 (4.35%) Splunk
9 2 (2.90%) 3PAR
9 2 (2.90%) Adobe
9 2 (2.90%) LANDesk
9 2 (2.90%) Lotus
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