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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altiris
Rank 562 482 435
Rank change year-on-year
-80 -47
Contract jobs citing Altiris 51 110 122
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.091% 0.21% 0.25%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.46% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 30 57 87
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£375 £310 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.96% -11.42%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £188 £160 £214
10% offered a daily rate of more than £461 £541 £435
UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £310 £258
% change year-on-year
-3.22% +20.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 2 3
Average hourly rate £17.98 £9.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+99.77% -43.75%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £9.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+86.94% -43.75%

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
24953 23879 23168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.69% 45.12% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14638 13358 12319
Average daily rate £388 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1030 1236
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.95 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 2015.

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 3 July 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
England -72 50 £375 +27.11% 7
London -39 25 £413 +52.77% 3
City of London -7 7 £394 -26.74% 2
Yorkshire -16 6 £325 -
South East -19 6 - - 1
East Midlands - 6 £188 - 1
Hampshire 0 5 - -
North West -12 4 £375 -
Lancashire - 4 £375 -
Lincolnshire - 4 £188 -
Spalding - 4 £188 -
East of England -5 3 - - 1
Blackpool - 3 £375 -
Cambridgeshire -1 2 - -
West Yorkshire -19 2 £425 -
Corby - 2 - -
York - 2 £300 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
Peterborough +6 1 - -
Hook -1 1 - -
Surrey -9 1 - -
Scotland -11 1 £150 -53.84%
Essex -12 1 - -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £150 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £451 -
Bradford - 1 £425 -

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 81 (79.41%) Windows
2 60 (58.82%) Microsoft
3 59 (57.84%) Active Directory
4 39 (38.24%) Windows 7
5 38 (37.25%) VMware
6 37 (36.27%) Symantec
7 35 (34.31%) HP
7 35 (34.31%) Citrix
7 35 (34.31%) Windows Server 2008
8 34 (33.33%) ITIL
9 33 (32.35%) Blackberry
10 32 (31.37%) MS Exchange
10 32 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
11 27 (26.47%) Finance
12 25 (24.51%) MS Excel
13 23 (22.55%) SQL
14 22 (21.57%) SharePoint
14 22 (21.57%) DNS
14 22 (21.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
15 21 (20.59%) Windows XP
15 21 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
16 19 (18.63%) Software Deployment
16 19 (18.63%) MS Office
16 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
16 19 (18.63%) McAfee
17 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
17 18 (17.65%) PowerShell
17 18 (17.65%) SCCM
18 17 (16.67%) AppSense
18 17 (16.67%) Banking

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, 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 (31.37%) MS Exchange
2 22 (21.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 22 (21.57%) SharePoint
3 14 (13.73%) Lync
4 13 (12.75%) Exchange Server 2013
5 10 (9.80%) IIS
6 9 (8.82%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (7.84%) Exchange Server 2003
8 7 (6.86%) SharePoint Server
9 5 (4.90%) Apache
10 3 (2.94%) Tomcat
10 3 (2.94%) IBM Notes
10 3 (2.94%) WebSphere Application Server
10 3 (2.94%) WebSphere
10 3 (2.94%) WordPress
10 3 (2.94%) IBM HTTP Server
11 2 (1.96%) SharePoint 2010
12 1 (0.98%) CMS
Applications
1 25 (24.51%) MS Excel
2 19 (18.63%) MS Office
3 3 (2.94%) MS Project
3 3 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (0.98%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 3 (2.94%) assyst
1 3 (2.94%) Remedy ITSM
2 2 (1.96%) Remedy AR System
2 2 (1.96%) Eikon
3 1 (0.98%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 5 (4.90%) Office 365
2 3 (2.94%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.98%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 22 (21.57%) DNS
2 13 (12.75%) DHCP
3 12 (11.76%) Wireless
4 11 (10.78%) Firewall
5 10 (9.80%) Internet
5 10 (9.80%) SAN
6 9 (8.82%) VPN
7 8 (7.84%) TCP/IP
8 7 (6.86%) SMTP
9 5 (4.90%) FTP
9 5 (4.90%) Intranet
9 5 (4.90%) Cisco ASA
9 5 (4.90%) NetScaler
10 4 (3.92%) Network Security
11 3 (2.94%) Cisco IPT
11 3 (2.94%) BIG-IP
11 3 (2.94%) LDAP
11 3 (2.94%) LAN
11 3 (2.94%) VoIP
12 2 (1.96%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (18.63%) SQL Server
2 14 (13.73%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (11.76%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (11.76%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 6 (5.88%) MSI
2 3 (2.94%) Introscope
3 2 (1.96%) InstallShield
General
1 27 (26.47%) Finance
2 17 (16.67%) Banking
3 8 (7.84%) Investment Banking
3 8 (7.84%) Financial Institution
4 4 (3.92%) Telecoms
5 3 (2.94%) Dutch Language
5 3 (2.94%) Front Office
5 3 (2.94%) Back Office
6 2 (1.96%) Law
7 1 (0.98%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 24 (23.53%) Analyst
2 11 (10.78%) Desktop Engineer
3 10 (9.80%) Administrator
3 10 (9.80%) Systems Administrator
4 9 (8.82%) Desktop Support
5 8 (7.84%) Support Analyst
5 8 (7.84%) Support Engineer
5 8 (7.84%) 2nd Line Support
6 7 (6.86%) Service Analyst
7 6 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
7 6 (5.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 6 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
8 5 (4.90%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Wintel Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) Customer Engineer
8 5 (4.90%) 1st Line Support
9 4 (3.92%) Applications Support
9 4 (3.92%) Consultant
9 4 (3.92%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (9.80%) Application Packaging
2 6 (5.88%) Middleware
3 5 (4.90%) .NET
3 5 (4.90%) Software Packaging
4 3 (2.94%) WCF
4 3 (2.94%) WebSphere MQ
4 3 (2.94%) Java EE
5 2 (1.96%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 33 (32.35%) Blackberry
2 14 (13.73%) iPhone
2 14 (13.73%) iPad
3 10 (9.80%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (7.84%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (7.84%) Data Centre
5 5 (4.90%) HP StoreVirtual
5 5 (4.90%) BYOD
5 5 (4.90%) HP Storage
5 5 (4.90%) Clustering
6 4 (3.92%) Handset
6 4 (3.92%) Replication
6 4 (3.92%) Hedge funds
7 3 (2.94%) Enterprise Storage
7 3 (2.94%) EqualLogic
7 3 (2.94%) Computer Science
7 3 (2.94%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (2.94%) Fixed Income
7 3 (2.94%) Management Information System
8 2 (1.96%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 81 (79.41%) Windows
2 39 (38.24%) Windows 7
3 35 (34.31%) Windows Server 2008
4 21 (20.59%) Windows XP
4 21 (20.59%) Windows Server 2012
5 18 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (13.73%) Linux
7 6 (5.88%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (4.90%) UNIX
8 5 (4.90%) Apple iOS
8 5 (4.90%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (4.90%) Android
9 3 (2.94%) Windows NT
9 3 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
9 3 (2.94%) CentOS
10 2 (1.96%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 34 (33.33%) ITIL
2 19 (18.63%) Software Deployment
3 10 (9.80%) Migration
4 8 (7.84%) Patch Management
4 8 (7.84%) Server Building
5 7 (6.86%) Incident Management
5 7 (6.86%) Service Delivery
6 6 (5.88%) Change Management
6 6 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
6 6 (5.88%) Risk Management
6 6 (5.88%) Workflow
6 6 (5.88%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (5.88%) Software Delivery
7 5 (4.90%) Load Balancing
8 4 (3.92%) ITSM
8 4 (3.92%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (2.94%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (2.94%) Analytics
9 3 (2.94%) Release Management
9 3 (2.94%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 23 (22.55%) SQL
2 18 (17.65%) PowerShell
3 6 (5.88%) VBScript
4 3 (2.94%) Java
4 3 (2.94%) Perl
4 3 (2.94%) Python
4 3 (2.94%) Bash Shell
5 2 (1.96%) C#
5 2 (1.96%) VB
5 2 (1.96%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 14 (13.73%) Security Cleared
2 10 (9.80%) Microsoft Certification
3 7 (6.86%) MCITP
3 7 (6.86%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.88%) MCSA
5 3 (2.94%) CCNP
5 3 (2.94%) CCNA
5 3 (2.94%) ISEB
5 3 (2.94%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (2.94%) Degree
5 3 (2.94%) VCP4
5 3 (2.94%) VCP5
5 3 (2.94%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (1.96%) DV Cleared
6 2 (1.96%) MCSE
6 2 (1.96%) A+ Certification
7 1 (0.98%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (0.98%) CCA
7 1 (0.98%) Citrix Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 12 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 59 (57.84%) Active Directory
2 32 (31.37%) VMware Infrastructure
3 16 (15.69%) XenApp
4 11 (10.78%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (9.80%) Terminal Services
6 9 (8.82%) XenServer
7 7 (6.86%) XenDesktop
7 7 (6.86%) VMware ESXi
8 5 (4.90%) Hyper-V
9 3 (2.94%) vSphere
10 1 (0.98%) Snort
10 1 (0.98%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 18 (17.65%) SCCM
2 8 (7.84%) SCOM
2 8 (7.84%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (6.86%) ARCserve
3 7 (6.86%) NetBackup
3 7 (6.86%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 5 (4.90%) McAfee ePO
4 5 (4.90%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 5 (4.90%) EdgeSight
5 4 (3.92%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 3 (2.94%) ITRS Geneos
6 3 (2.94%) BladeLogic
6 3 (2.94%) Tivoli
6 3 (2.94%) Norton AntiVirus
7 2 (1.96%) HP Operations Orchestration
7 2 (1.96%) CORE IMPACT
7 2 (1.96%) Nessus
8 1 (0.98%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 60 (58.82%) Microsoft
2 38 (37.25%) VMware
3 37 (36.27%) Symantec
4 35 (34.31%) HP
4 35 (34.31%) Citrix
5 19 (18.63%) McAfee
6 17 (16.67%) AppSense
7 16 (15.69%) Cisco
8 12 (11.76%) Oracle
9 10 (9.80%) 3PAR
10 9 (8.82%) Dell
10 9 (8.82%) Bloomberg
11 7 (6.86%) CA
11 7 (6.86%) IBM
12 6 (5.88%) Red Hat
12 6 (5.88%) Apple
12 6 (5.88%) BMC
13 5 (4.90%) Reuters
13 5 (4.90%) Veritas
13 5 (4.90%) Riverbed
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