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 August 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 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altiris
Rank 579 503 468
Rank change year-on-year
-76 -35
Contract jobs citing Altiris 49 111 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.20% 0.22%
As % of the Vendors category 0.20% 0.45% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 31 63 76
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£375 £325 £346
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.38% -6.13%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £160 £163
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £546 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £325 £219
% change year-on-year
-3.84% +48.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 3 5
Average hourly rate £17.98 £9.00 £17.47
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+99.77% -48.48%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £9.00 £16.74
% change year-on-year
+86.94% -46.22%

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
24958 24663 23724
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 43.83% 45.07% 46.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 14675 13604 12843
Average daily rate £400 £378 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.96% -2.58%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £215 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1071 1068 1189
Average hourly rate £18.07 £18.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.38% -7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.85 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £19.48
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -10.16%

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 August 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 26 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 August 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 -54 47 £383 +22.40% 12
London -42 29 £413 +10.00% 8
City of London -12 10 £383 -28.83%
South East -30 6 - - 3
Hampshire -11 5 - -
Lancashire - 5 £375 -
North West - 5 £375 -
Yorkshire -18 4 £313 -
Blackpool - 4 £375 -
Scotland -17 2 £150 -53.84% 1
York - 2 £300 -
East Midlands - 2 £175 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
East of England -3 1 - - 1
Hook -3 1 - -
Surrey -6 1 - -
Edinburgh -8 1 - -
Essex -11 1 - -
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £150 -
Lincolnshire - 1 £175 -
Northamptonshire - 1 - -
Lytham St Annes - 1 £451 -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Corby - 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Spalding - 1 £175 -

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 76 (79.17%) Windows
2 59 (61.46%) Microsoft
3 55 (57.29%) Active Directory
4 39 (40.63%) VMware
5 35 (36.46%) Citrix
5 35 (36.46%) Windows 7
6 34 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
6 34 (35.42%) Symantec
7 33 (34.38%) HP
8 31 (32.29%) MS Exchange
8 31 (32.29%) Windows Server 2008
9 30 (31.25%) ITIL
9 30 (31.25%) Blackberry
9 30 (31.25%) Finance
10 24 (25.00%) MS Excel
11 22 (22.92%) SharePoint
11 22 (22.92%) SQL
12 21 (21.88%) AppSense
13 20 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 19 (19.79%) DNS
14 19 (19.79%) PowerShell
14 19 (19.79%) SCCM
14 19 (19.79%) Software Deployment
14 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2012
15 18 (18.75%) XenApp
15 18 (18.75%) Banking
15 18 (18.75%) McAfee
16 17 (17.71%) SQL Server
16 17 (17.71%) Windows XP
17 16 (16.67%) Lync

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 August 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 31 (32.29%) MS Exchange
2 22 (22.92%) SharePoint
3 20 (20.83%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 16 (16.67%) Lync
5 12 (12.50%) Exchange Server 2013
5 12 (12.50%) IIS
6 9 (9.38%) Exchange Server 2010
7 6 (6.25%) Exchange Server 2003
7 6 (6.25%) SharePoint Server
8 5 (5.21%) Apache
9 3 (3.13%) Tomcat
9 3 (3.13%) WebSphere Application Server
9 3 (3.13%) WebSphere
9 3 (3.13%) WordPress
9 3 (3.13%) IBM HTTP Server
10 2 (2.08%) SharePoint 2010
10 2 (2.08%) IBM Notes
11 1 (1.04%) CMS
Applications
1 24 (25.00%) MS Excel
2 14 (14.58%) MS Office
3 3 (3.13%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.04%) MS Project
4 1 (1.04%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (2.08%) assyst
1 2 (2.08%) Remedy ITSM
1 2 (2.08%) Remedy AR System
2 1 (1.04%) Eikon
2 1 (1.04%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 5 (5.21%) Office 365
2 3 (3.13%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.04%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 19 (19.79%) DNS
2 12 (12.50%) SAN
3 11 (11.46%) Firewall
3 11 (11.46%) Wireless
3 11 (11.46%) DHCP
4 10 (10.42%) Internet
5 9 (9.38%) TCP/IP
6 8 (8.33%) VPN
7 7 (7.29%) FTP
7 7 (7.29%) NetScaler
8 6 (6.25%) SMTP
9 5 (5.21%) Intranet
9 5 (5.21%) Network Security
9 5 (5.21%) Cisco ASA
10 4 (4.17%) Cisco IPT
11 3 (3.13%) BIG-IP
11 3 (3.13%) Ethernet
11 3 (3.13%) LDAP
12 2 (2.08%) LAN
12 2 (2.08%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (17.71%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.54%) SQL Server 2008
3 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2012
3 11 (11.46%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 7 (7.29%) MSI
2 3 (3.13%) Introscope
3 2 (2.08%) InstallShield
4 1 (1.04%) AdminStudio
4 1 (1.04%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 30 (31.25%) Finance
2 18 (18.75%) Banking
3 8 (8.33%) Financial Institution
4 7 (7.29%) Investment Banking
5 4 (4.17%) Telecoms
6 3 (3.13%) Dutch Language
6 3 (3.13%) Front Office
6 3 (3.13%) Back Office
7 2 (2.08%) Law
8 1 (1.04%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 20 (20.83%) Analyst
2 11 (11.46%) Desktop Engineer
3 10 (10.42%) Administrator
3 10 (10.42%) Systems Administrator
4 7 (7.29%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (6.25%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Desktop Support
5 6 (6.25%) Support Analyst
5 6 (6.25%) Support Engineer
5 6 (6.25%) Service Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) 1st Line Support
6 5 (5.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 5 (5.21%) 3rd Line Support
6 5 (5.21%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (5.21%) Wintel Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Citrix Engineer
7 4 (4.17%) Technical Analyst
7 4 (4.17%) Applications Support
7 4 (4.17%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.38%) Application Packaging
2 6 (6.25%) Software Packaging
2 6 (6.25%) Middleware
3 5 (5.21%) .NET
4 3 (3.13%) Java EE
4 3 (3.13%) WCF
4 3 (3.13%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.08%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (31.25%) Blackberry
2 15 (15.63%) iPhone
2 15 (15.63%) iPad
3 9 (9.38%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (8.33%) Enterprise Software
4 8 (8.33%) Data Centre
5 5 (5.21%) HP StoreVirtual
5 5 (5.21%) HP Storage
5 5 (5.21%) Clustering
6 4 (4.17%) Management Information System
6 4 (4.17%) Hedge funds
6 4 (4.17%) BYOD
7 3 (3.13%) Fixed Income
7 3 (3.13%) EqualLogic
7 3 (3.13%) Computer Science
7 3 (3.13%) Video Conferencing
7 3 (3.13%) Handset
8 2 (2.08%) Replication
8 2 (2.08%) Smartphone
9 1 (1.04%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 76 (79.17%) Windows
2 35 (36.46%) Windows 7
3 31 (32.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 19 (19.79%) Windows Server 2012
5 17 (17.71%) Windows XP
6 14 (14.58%) Windows Server 2003
6 14 (14.58%) Linux
7 6 (6.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 5 (5.21%) Apple iOS
8 5 (5.21%) Windows Mobile
8 5 (5.21%) Android
9 4 (4.17%) UNIX
10 3 (3.13%) Windows 8
10 3 (3.13%) Windows NT
10 3 (3.13%) Windows 2000 Server
10 3 (3.13%) CentOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 30 (31.25%) ITIL
2 19 (19.79%) Software Deployment
3 10 (10.42%) Migration
4 9 (9.38%) Service Delivery
5 7 (7.29%) Disaster Recovery
5 7 (7.29%) Risk Management
5 7 (7.29%) Patch Management
6 6 (6.25%) Server Building
6 6 (6.25%) Software Delivery
6 6 (6.25%) Root Cause Analysis
6 6 (6.25%) Workflow
6 6 (6.25%) Change Management
6 6 (6.25%) Incident Management
7 5 (5.21%) Load Balancing
8 4 (4.17%) ITSM
8 4 (4.17%) Kalman Filter
9 3 (3.13%) Software Asset Management
9 3 (3.13%) Software Licensing
9 3 (3.13%) Server Monitoring
9 3 (3.13%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (22.92%) SQL
2 19 (19.79%) PowerShell
3 7 (7.29%) VBScript
4 3 (3.13%) Java
4 3 (3.13%) Perl
4 3 (3.13%) Python
4 3 (3.13%) Bash Shell
5 2 (2.08%) C#
5 2 (2.08%) VB
5 2 (2.08%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 13 (13.54%) Security Cleared
2 9 (9.38%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (6.25%) MCSA
4 5 (5.21%) MCITP
4 5 (5.21%) SC Cleared
5 3 (3.13%) Degree
5 3 (3.13%) VCP4
5 3 (3.13%) VCP5
5 3 (3.13%) CCNP
5 3 (3.13%) CCNA
5 3 (3.13%) ISEB
5 3 (3.13%) Cisco Certification
5 3 (3.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
6 2 (2.08%) A+ Certification
6 2 (2.08%) DV Cleared
7 1 (1.04%) CCEE
7 1 (1.04%) ITIL Certification
7 1 (1.04%) Citrix Certification
7 1 (1.04%) CCEA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (14.58%) SLA
System Software
1 55 (57.29%) Active Directory
2 34 (35.42%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (18.75%) XenApp
4 13 (13.54%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (11.46%) XenServer
6 10 (10.42%) Terminal Services
7 9 (9.38%) XenDesktop
7 9 (9.38%) VMware ESXi
8 7 (7.29%) Hyper-V
9 3 (3.13%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 19 (19.79%) SCCM
2 9 (9.38%) SCOM
2 9 (9.38%) NetBackup
2 9 (9.38%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (7.29%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 6 (6.25%) ARCserve
4 6 (6.25%) McAfee ePO
5 5 (5.21%) EdgeSight
6 4 (4.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (3.13%) Tivoli
7 3 (3.13%) BladeLogic
7 3 (3.13%) ITRS Geneos
7 3 (3.13%) XenMobile
8 2 (2.08%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 2 (2.08%) HP Operations Orchestration
9 1 (1.04%) CORE IMPACT
9 1 (1.04%) Norton AntiVirus
9 1 (1.04%) Nessus
Vendors
1 59 (61.46%) Microsoft
2 39 (40.63%) VMware
3 35 (36.46%) Citrix
4 34 (35.42%) Symantec
5 33 (34.38%) HP
6 21 (21.88%) AppSense
7 18 (18.75%) McAfee
8 15 (15.63%) Cisco
9 12 (12.50%) Oracle
10 9 (9.38%) Dell
10 9 (9.38%) Bloomberg
10 9 (9.38%) 3PAR
11 7 (7.29%) Veritas
12 6 (6.25%) Red Hat
12 6 (6.25%) IBM
12 6 (6.25%) CA
12 6 (6.25%) RightFax
13 5 (5.21%) F5
13 5 (5.21%) Exinda
13 5 (5.21%) Wyse
Reading, Berkshire
Polar Recruitment
Rate: £45 - £60 per hour
Posted: 13 hours ago