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 2 June 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
2 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altiris
Rank 553 468 451
Rank change year-on-year
-85 -17
Contract jobs citing Altiris 41 109 108
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.077% 0.21% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.17% 0.46% 0.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 53 69
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£369 £250 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+47.50% -34.21%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £153 £118 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £209 £300 £199
% change year-on-year
-30.41% +50.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 7 6
Average hourly rate £17.40 £14.84 £16.74
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.26% -11.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.83 £12.00 £11.96
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £17.98 £21.00 £32.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.83 £14.84 £16.74
% change year-on-year
+13.37% -11.32%

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
24131 23508 21489
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.03% 44.95% 46.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 14085 13312 11404
Average daily rate £400 £388 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -3.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £368 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.00% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1092 1044 1167
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £11.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.15 £37.49 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+5.88% -10.52%

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 2 June 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 29 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 2 June 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 -62 38 £413 +111.53% 14
London -23 15 £450 +106.89% 7
South East -15 8 - - 1
East Midlands -4 6 £188 - 1
Yorkshire -15 6 £325 -
Lincolnshire +4 4 £188 - 1
Spalding -1 4 £188 - 1
City of London +8 3 £413 +153.84% 2
Hampshire +2 3 - -
East of England -7 3 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Oxford - 3 - -
Surrey +1 2 - - 1
Cambridgeshire -1 2 - -
West Yorkshire -16 2 £425 -
North Yorkshire - 2 £300 -
Northamptonshire - 2 - -
York - 2 £300 -
Corby - 2 - -
Guildford - 2 - - 1
Cambridge +4 1 - -
Peterborough +2 1 - -
Essex -4 1 - -
Scotland -27 1 £150 -53.84%
Dumfries and Galloway - 1 £150 -
Hook - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 - -
Bradford - 1 £425 -
Brentwood - 1 - -

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 79 (83.16%) Windows
2 54 (56.84%) Microsoft
2 54 (56.84%) Active Directory
3 38 (40.00%) Citrix
3 38 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 34 (35.79%) VMware
5 33 (34.74%) ITIL
6 31 (32.63%) MS Exchange
6 31 (32.63%) Windows Server 2008
7 30 (31.58%) HP
7 30 (31.58%) Blackberry
8 28 (29.47%) Symantec
9 26 (27.37%) MS Excel
10 23 (24.21%) Windows Server 2003
10 23 (24.21%) MS Office
10 23 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
11 21 (22.11%) Windows XP
11 21 (22.11%) Finance
12 20 (21.05%) DNS
12 20 (21.05%) SCCM
13 19 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
14 17 (17.89%) Cisco
14 17 (17.89%) XenApp
14 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2012
15 16 (16.84%) SQL
16 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
16 15 (15.79%) McAfee
16 15 (15.79%) Banking
17 14 (14.74%) AppSense
17 14 (14.74%) Wireless

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 2 June 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 (32.63%) MS Exchange
2 19 (20.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 13 (13.68%) SharePoint
3 13 (13.68%) Lync
4 11 (11.58%) Exchange Server 2013
4 11 (11.58%) Exchange Server 2010
5 9 (9.47%) Exchange Server 2003
6 7 (7.37%) SharePoint Server
7 4 (4.21%) IIS
8 3 (3.16%) IBM Notes
8 3 (3.16%) Apache
8 3 (3.16%) Tomcat
8 3 (3.16%) WebSphere Application Server
8 3 (3.16%) WordPress
8 3 (3.16%) IBM HTTP Server
8 3 (3.16%) WebSphere
9 1 (1.05%) Exchange Server 2007
9 1 (1.05%) Office Communications Server
9 1 (1.05%) CMS
Applications
1 26 (27.37%) MS Excel
2 23 (24.21%) MS Office
3 3 (3.16%) MS Project
3 3 (3.16%) Spreadsheet
4 1 (1.05%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 5 (5.26%) assyst
2 4 (4.21%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (2.11%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (2.11%) Eikon
4 1 (1.05%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 6 (6.32%) Office 365
2 3 (3.16%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (1.05%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 20 (21.05%) DNS
2 14 (14.74%) Wireless
2 14 (14.74%) DHCP
3 12 (12.63%) VPN
3 12 (12.63%) Firewall
3 12 (12.63%) Internet
4 8 (8.42%) SAN
5 7 (7.37%) NetScaler
5 7 (7.37%) SMTP
6 5 (5.26%) Intranet
6 5 (5.26%) Cisco ASA
7 4 (4.21%) LAN
7 4 (4.21%) TCP/IP
8 3 (3.16%) VoIP
8 3 (3.16%) WAN
8 3 (3.16%) LDAP
8 3 (3.16%) Network Security
8 3 (3.16%) BIG-IP
9 2 (2.11%) iSCSI
9 2 (2.11%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (15.79%) SQL Server
2 13 (13.68%) SQL Server 2008
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server 2012
3 12 (12.63%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (1.05%) SQL Server 2000
4 1 (1.05%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (6.32%) MSI
2 3 (3.16%) Introscope
3 2 (2.11%) InstallShield
General
1 21 (22.11%) Finance
2 15 (15.79%) Banking
3 10 (10.53%) Investment Banking
4 7 (7.37%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.16%) Telecoms
5 3 (3.16%) Front Office
5 3 (3.16%) Back Office
5 3 (3.16%) Dutch Language
6 2 (2.11%) Law
7 1 (1.05%) Manufacturing
Job Titles
1 25 (26.32%) Analyst
2 10 (10.53%) Desktop Engineer
2 10 (10.53%) Administrator
2 10 (10.53%) Systems Administrator
3 9 (9.47%) Service Desk Analyst
4 8 (8.42%) Support Analyst
4 8 (8.42%) Service Analyst
4 8 (8.42%) 2nd Line Support
5 7 (7.37%) Support Engineer
5 7 (7.37%) Desktop Support
6 6 (6.32%) 1st Line Support
7 5 (5.26%) Customer Engineer
7 5 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Citrix Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Technical Analyst
8 4 (4.21%) Desktop Support Engineer
8 4 (4.21%) Applications Support
8 4 (4.21%) Consultant
9 3 (3.16%) ICT Officer
9 3 (3.16%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (9.47%) Application Packaging
2 6 (6.32%) Middleware
3 5 (5.26%) .NET
4 4 (4.21%) Software Packaging
5 3 (3.16%) WebSphere MQ
5 3 (3.16%) WCF
5 3 (3.16%) Java EE
6 1 (1.05%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 30 (31.58%) Blackberry
2 11 (11.58%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (10.53%) iPhone
3 10 (10.53%) iPad
4 8 (8.42%) Enterprise Software
5 7 (7.37%) Hedge funds
6 6 (6.32%) Handset
6 6 (6.32%) Clustering
6 6 (6.32%) BYOD
7 5 (5.26%) Data Centre
8 4 (4.21%) Replication
9 3 (3.16%) Management Information System
9 3 (3.16%) EqualLogic
9 3 (3.16%) Enterprise Storage
9 3 (3.16%) Fixed Income
10 2 (2.11%) Symmetrix
10 2 (2.11%) Video Conferencing
10 2 (2.11%) Smartphone
10 2 (2.11%) Computer Science
11 1 (1.05%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 79 (83.16%) Windows
2 38 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 31 (32.63%) Windows Server 2008
4 23 (24.21%) Windows Server 2003
5 21 (22.11%) Windows XP
6 17 (17.89%) Windows Server 2012
7 9 (9.47%) Linux
8 7 (7.37%) Android
9 6 (6.32%) Apple iOS
9 6 (6.32%) UNIX
10 5 (5.26%) Windows Mobile
11 3 (3.16%) Windows 8
11 3 (3.16%) Windows NT
11 3 (3.16%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (3.16%) CentOS
12 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone 8
12 1 (1.05%) Windows Phone
12 1 (1.05%) Mac OS X
12 1 (1.05%) Windows Vista
12 1 (1.05%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (34.74%) ITIL
2 12 (12.63%) Software Deployment
3 11 (11.58%) Migration
4 9 (9.47%) Incident Management
5 8 (8.42%) Service Delivery
5 8 (8.42%) Patch Management
6 7 (7.37%) Change Management
7 6 (6.32%) Disaster Recovery
7 6 (6.32%) Risk Management
7 6 (6.32%) Root Cause Analysis
8 5 (5.26%) Software Delivery
8 5 (5.26%) Load Balancing
8 5 (5.26%) Workflow
9 4 (4.21%) Asset Management
9 4 (4.21%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (4.21%) Software Licensing
10 3 (3.16%) Server Building
10 3 (3.16%) Software Asset Management
10 3 (3.16%) Server Monitoring
10 3 (3.16%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 16 (16.84%) SQL
2 12 (12.63%) PowerShell
3 3 (3.16%) Python
3 3 (3.16%) VBScript
3 3 (3.16%) Java
3 3 (3.16%) Perl
4 2 (2.11%) VB.NET
4 2 (2.11%) C#
Qualifications
1 11 (11.58%) Security Cleared
2 6 (6.32%) SC Cleared
2 6 (6.32%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (3.16%) Citrix Certification
3 3 (3.16%) ISEB
3 3 (3.16%) MCSE
3 3 (3.16%) MCSA
3 3 (3.16%) MCITP
4 2 (2.11%) DV Cleared
4 2 (2.11%) Degree
4 2 (2.11%) CCA
5 1 (1.05%) CCEE
5 1 (1.05%) CCEA
5 1 (1.05%) A+ Certification
5 1 (1.05%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.05%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 13 (13.68%) SLA
System Software
1 54 (56.84%) Active Directory
2 23 (24.21%) VMware Infrastructure
3 17 (17.89%) XenApp
4 13 (13.68%) Microsoft App-V
5 11 (11.58%) XenDesktop
6 10 (10.53%) Terminal Services
7 7 (7.37%) vSphere
8 6 (6.32%) Hyper-V
9 5 (5.26%) VMware ESXi
9 5 (5.26%) XenServer
10 2 (2.11%) Microsoft Virtual Server
10 2 (2.11%) NFS
11 1 (1.05%) BitLocker
11 1 (1.05%) Firmware
11 1 (1.05%) Snort
11 1 (1.05%) Xen
Systems Management
1 20 (21.05%) SCCM
2 7 (7.37%) OpenView Configuration Management
2 7 (7.37%) ARCserve
3 5 (5.26%) EdgeSight
3 5 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 5 (5.26%) SCOM
4 3 (3.16%) ITRS Geneos
4 3 (3.16%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
4 3 (3.16%) Norton AntiVirus
4 3 (3.16%) Tivoli
4 3 (3.16%) BladeLogic
5 2 (2.11%) Nessus
5 2 (2.11%) HP Operations Orchestration
5 2 (2.11%) CORE IMPACT
5 2 (2.11%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
6 1 (1.05%) XenMobile
6 1 (1.05%) ZENworks
6 1 (1.05%) WSUS
6 1 (1.05%) McAfee ePO
6 1 (1.05%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 54 (56.84%) Microsoft
2 38 (40.00%) Citrix
3 34 (35.79%) VMware
4 30 (31.58%) HP
5 28 (29.47%) Symantec
6 17 (17.89%) Cisco
7 15 (15.79%) McAfee
8 14 (14.74%) AppSense
9 10 (10.53%) Dell
10 7 (7.37%) Apple
10 7 (7.37%) BMC
10 7 (7.37%) CA
10 7 (7.37%) IBM
11 6 (6.32%) 3PAR
11 6 (6.32%) Oracle
11 6 (6.32%) F5
12 5 (5.26%) Exinda
12 5 (5.26%) Bloomberg
12 5 (5.26%) Riverbed
13 4 (4.21%) SolarWinds
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