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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Altiris over the 3 months to 5 December 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.

3 months to
5 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Altiris
Rank 605 603 540
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -63
Contract jobs citing Altiris 22 34 109
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.044% 0.062% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.096% 0.15% 0.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 16 67
Median daily rate £160 £385 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.44% +28.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £98 £185 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £575 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £375 £325
% change year-on-year
+13.33% +15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 9
Median hourly rate £18.50 £16.39 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.89% +5.72%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £16.39 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+12.89% +2.42%

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
22886 23387 25559
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.60% 42.76% 44.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 13997 13710 15081
Median daily rate £420 £400 £381
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +5.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £363
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +4.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 873 974 1227
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.35 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +5.88%

Altiris
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Altiris as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 5 December 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 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Altiris within the UK over the 3 months to 5 December 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -11 22 £160 -58.44% 2
London -6 12 £120 -70.00%
South East +13 10 £425 +13.33% 2
Surrey +26 6 £425 -
City of London +3 4 £98 -49.35%
Milton Keynes - 4 - - 1
Buckinghamshire - 4 - - 1
Woking - 2 - -
Staines -2 1 £425 -

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Altiris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Altiris.

1 59 (80.82%) Windows
2 48 (65.75%) Microsoft
3 39 (53.42%) Windows 7
4 37 (50.68%) Active Directory
5 35 (47.95%) SCCM
6 27 (36.99%) VMware
7 23 (31.51%) ITIL
8 20 (27.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
8 20 (27.40%) Windows Server
9 18 (24.66%) PowerShell
9 18 (24.66%) HP
10 16 (21.92%) Citrix
10 16 (21.92%) TCP/IP
11 15 (20.55%) MS Excel
11 15 (20.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
12 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
12 14 (19.18%) DNS
12 14 (19.18%) DHCP
12 14 (19.18%) Linux
12 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2008
13 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
13 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
13 13 (17.81%) SAN
14 12 (16.44%) Dell
14 12 (16.44%) MCSA
14 12 (16.44%) Law
14 12 (16.44%) Blackberry
15 11 (15.07%) MS Office
15 11 (15.07%) SQL
15 11 (15.07%) SharePoint

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 11 (15.07%) SharePoint
2 10 (13.70%) MS Exchange
3 5 (6.85%) Apache
3 5 (6.85%) Exchange Server 2010
3 5 (6.85%) Tomcat
3 5 (6.85%) WebLogic
4 4 (5.48%) SharePoint 2013
4 4 (5.48%) Skype for Business
5 2 (2.74%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (2.74%) IIS
6 1 (1.37%) SharePoint Server
Applications
1 15 (20.55%) MS Excel
2 11 (15.07%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 6 (8.22%) Office 365
2 5 (6.85%) GitHub
3 1 (1.37%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 16 (21.92%) TCP/IP
2 14 (19.18%) DHCP
2 14 (19.18%) DNS
3 13 (17.81%) SAN
4 10 (13.70%) SSL
5 8 (10.96%) SNMP
6 6 (8.22%) Firewall
6 6 (8.22%) LAN
6 6 (8.22%) WAN
7 5 (6.85%) ADSL
7 5 (6.85%) DMZ
7 5 (6.85%) MPLS
7 5 (6.85%) NAS
7 5 (6.85%) VoIP
7 5 (6.85%) VPN
7 5 (6.85%) WLAN
8 4 (5.48%) Wi-Fi
9 3 (4.11%) VLAN
10 2 (2.74%) 3G
10 2 (2.74%) Remote Desktop
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2008
1 4 (5.48%) SQL Server 2012
2 2 (2.74%) SQL Server 2005
3 1 (1.37%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 2 (2.74%) MSI
2 1 (1.37%) JIRA
General
1 12 (16.44%) Law
2 10 (13.70%) Finance
2 10 (13.70%) Legal
3 6 (8.22%) Telecoms
4 5 (6.85%) Banking
5 2 (2.74%) Financial Institution
5 2 (2.74%) Investment Banking
6 1 (1.37%) Advertising
6 1 (1.37%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 22 (30.14%) Analyst
2 17 (23.29%) Service Analyst
2 17 (23.29%) Service Desk Analyst
3 9 (12.33%) Build Engineer
3 9 (12.33%) IT Analyst
4 7 (9.59%) Legal Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Support Analyst
5 6 (8.22%) Windows Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.85%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support
6 5 (6.85%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (6.85%) Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) Architect
6 5 (6.85%) Support Engineer
6 5 (6.85%) Systems Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Administrator
6 5 (6.85%) Windows Systems Administrator
7 4 (5.48%) IT Administrator
7 4 (5.48%) Network Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (6.85%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 13 (17.81%) Data Centre
2 12 (16.44%) Blackberry
3 6 (8.22%) Smartphone
4 5 (6.85%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (6.85%) Clustering
4 5 (6.85%) iPad
4 5 (6.85%) iPhone
4 5 (6.85%) Video Conferencing
5 3 (4.11%) BYOD
6 2 (2.74%) Enterprise Software
6 2 (2.74%) Hedge funds
7 1 (1.37%) Enterprise Storage
7 1 (1.37%) PKI
7 1 (1.37%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 59 (80.82%) Windows
2 39 (53.42%) Windows 7
3 20 (27.40%) Windows Server
4 14 (19.18%) Linux
4 14 (19.18%) Windows Server 2008
5 10 (13.70%) Windows Server 2012
6 9 (12.33%) Unix
7 6 (8.22%) Windows 8
8 5 (6.85%) Windows 10
8 5 (6.85%) Windows Server 2003
9 4 (5.48%) Apple iOS
9 4 (5.48%) Solaris
9 4 (5.48%) Windows XP
10 2 (2.74%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 2 (2.74%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (31.51%) ITIL
2 8 (10.96%) Incident Management
2 8 (10.96%) Migration
3 7 (9.59%) Document Management
3 7 (9.59%) Server Building
3 7 (9.59%) Software Deployment
3 7 (9.59%) Unit Testing
4 6 (8.22%) Application Packaging
4 6 (8.22%) PRINCE2
5 5 (6.85%) Build Automation
5 5 (6.85%) Service Management
5 5 (6.85%) TOGAF
6 4 (5.48%) Presales
6 4 (5.48%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (4.11%) Network Design
7 3 (4.11%) Problem Management
7 3 (4.11%) Server Hardening
7 3 (4.11%) Service Delivery
8 2 (2.74%) Knowledge Management
8 2 (2.74%) Supplier Management
Programming Languages
1 18 (24.66%) PowerShell
2 11 (15.07%) SQL
3 9 (12.33%) VBScript
4 1 (1.37%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 14 (19.18%) Microsoft Certification
2 12 (16.44%) MCSA
3 9 (12.33%) Security Cleared
4 6 (8.22%) DV Cleared
5 4 (5.48%) CCNA
5 4 (5.48%) CCNP
5 4 (5.48%) Cisco Certification
5 4 (5.48%) MCITP
5 4 (5.48%) VCP4
5 4 (5.48%) VCP5
5 4 (5.48%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 3 (4.11%) Degree
7 2 (2.74%) MCSE
7 2 (2.74%) SC Cleared
8 1 (1.37%) CCA
8 1 (1.37%) Citrix Certification
8 1 (1.37%) HND
8 1 (1.37%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 8 (10.96%) SLA
2 2 (2.74%) Data Quality
System Software
1 37 (50.68%) Active Directory
2 13 (17.81%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (8.22%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (5.48%) XenApp
5 3 (4.11%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 3 (4.11%) VMware ESXi
5 3 (4.11%) XenDesktop
6 2 (2.74%) MetaFrame
6 2 (2.74%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (1.37%) NFS
7 1 (1.37%) VMware ESX
7 1 (1.37%) vSphere
7 1 (1.37%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 35 (47.95%) SCCM
2 20 (27.40%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 15 (20.55%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 5 (6.85%) Ansible
4 5 (6.85%) PowerCLI
5 3 (4.11%) Packer
5 3 (4.11%) vRealize
6 2 (2.74%) Backup Exec
6 2 (2.74%) DameWare
6 2 (2.74%) NetBackup
6 2 (2.74%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (1.37%) Norton AntiVirus
7 1 (1.37%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (1.37%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 48 (65.75%) Microsoft
2 27 (36.99%) VMware
3 18 (24.66%) HP
4 16 (21.92%) Citrix
5 12 (16.44%) Dell
6 7 (9.59%) iManage
7 6 (8.22%) Intel Security
8 5 (6.85%) Apple
8 5 (6.85%) Symantec
9 4 (5.48%) AppSense
9 4 (5.48%) Supermicro
10 3 (4.11%) Cisco
10 3 (4.11%) EMC
10 3 (4.11%) NetApp
11 2 (2.74%) Bloomberg
11 2 (2.74%) CheckPoint
11 2 (2.74%) MobileIron
11 2 (2.74%) Red Hat
11 2 (2.74%) Reuters
11 2 (2.74%) Veritas