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 17 April 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
17 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altiris
Rank 545 511 454
Rank change year-on-year
-34 -57
Contract jobs citing Altiris 48 88 110
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.086% 0.16% 0.23%
As % of the Vendors category 0.19% 0.34% 0.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 47 67
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£263 £218 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.68% -42.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £111 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £400 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £198 £175
% change year-on-year
+13.92% +12.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 7
Average hourly rate £18.70 £17.42 £10.43
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.34% +67.09%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.25 £14.25 £9.06
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £122.00 £21.00 £31.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £67.25 £17.42 £10.43
% change year-on-year
+286.05% +67.09%

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
25415 25693 22778
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.47% 45.58% 46.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14468 14335 12108
Average daily rate £400 £397 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.75% -0.75%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £223 £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 1091 1087 1211
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -7.89%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
- -7.89%

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 17 April 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Altiris within the UK over the 3 months to 17 April 2015.

Altiris Hourly Rate Histogram 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 17 April 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 -33 42 £334 +53.33% 11
South East -13 16 £341 +143.39% 4
London -7 15 £413 +42.24% 1
Hampshire +1 11 £348 -5.94% 1
East of England +10 9 £225 +23.28% 3
City of London +19 4 £413 +135.71%
Cambridgeshire +2 4 £194 +6.16% 1
Oxfordshire - 3 - -
Oxford - 3 - -
Hertfordshire +10 2 £148 -13.23% 1
East Midlands +5 2 £188 - 2
Bedfordshire -4 2 £225 +95.65% 1
Cambridge +5 1 £225 -
Surrey 0 1 - -
Bedford -5 1 £225 +125.00%
Glasgow -8 1 - -
Scotland -9 1 - -
Guildford - 1 - -
Milton Keynes - 1 £225 -
Buckinghamshire - 1 £225 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Bromley - - - -
Reading - - - - 3
Taunton - - - -
Watford - - - -
Winchester - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Chessington - - - -
Chesterfield - - - -

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 95 (80.51%) Windows
2 75 (63.56%) Active Directory
3 64 (54.24%) Microsoft
4 47 (39.83%) VMware
5 46 (38.98%) Citrix
6 44 (37.29%) Windows 7
7 40 (33.90%) HP
8 39 (33.05%) Windows Server 2008
9 36 (30.51%) ITIL
10 34 (28.81%) Windows Server 2003
11 33 (27.97%) Symantec
11 33 (27.97%) MS Excel
12 31 (26.27%) SCCM
13 30 (25.42%) Blackberry
14 28 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
15 27 (22.88%) MS Exchange
16 24 (20.34%) MS Office
16 24 (20.34%) DNS
17 23 (19.49%) Finance
18 22 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
19 21 (17.80%) SLA
20 19 (16.10%) Windows XP
20 19 (16.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
21 18 (15.25%) XenApp
22 17 (14.41%) DHCP
23 16 (13.56%) Linux
24 15 (12.71%) SharePoint
25 14 (11.86%) Cisco
25 14 (11.86%) VPN
25 14 (11.86%) SAN

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 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 27 (22.88%) MS Exchange
2 19 (16.10%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (12.71%) SharePoint
4 9 (7.63%) Exchange Server 2003
5 8 (6.78%) Lync
6 7 (5.93%) Exchange Server 2013
7 6 (5.08%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (4.24%) SharePoint Server
9 3 (2.54%) WordPress
10 2 (1.69%) IBM Notes
11 1 (0.85%) Tomcat
11 1 (0.85%) IIS
11 1 (0.85%) CMS
11 1 (0.85%) BizTalk Server
11 1 (0.85%) Office Communications Server
11 1 (0.85%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 33 (27.97%) MS Excel
2 24 (20.34%) MS Office
3 4 (3.39%) MS Project
4 3 (2.54%) Spreadsheet
5 1 (0.85%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 7 (5.93%) assyst
2 4 (3.39%) Remedy ITSM
3 2 (1.69%) Remedy AR System
3 2 (1.69%) Eikon
4 1 (0.85%) GoldMine
Cloud Services
1 7 (5.93%) Office 365
2 3 (2.54%) Cloud Computing
3 1 (0.85%) Google Apps
Communications & Networking
1 24 (20.34%) DNS
2 17 (14.41%) DHCP
3 14 (11.86%) SAN
3 14 (11.86%) VPN
4 13 (11.02%) Firewall
5 12 (10.17%) Wireless
6 10 (8.47%) Internet
7 8 (6.78%) LAN
8 7 (5.93%) TCP/IP
9 6 (5.08%) VoIP
9 6 (5.08%) NetScaler
10 5 (4.24%) WAN
10 5 (4.24%) SMTP
11 4 (3.39%) SMS
12 3 (2.54%) FTP
13 2 (1.69%) WLAN
13 2 (1.69%) ADSL
13 2 (1.69%) SSL
13 2 (1.69%) MPLS
13 2 (1.69%) DMZ
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (11.02%) SQL Server
2 8 (6.78%) SQL Server 2008
3 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2012
3 7 (5.93%) SQL Server 2005
4 3 (2.54%) BusinessObjects XI
4 3 (2.54%) BusinessObjects
5 2 (1.69%) MySQL
6 1 (0.85%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 4 (3.39%) MSI
2 1 (0.85%) InstallShield
General
1 23 (19.49%) Finance
2 14 (11.86%) Banking
3 10 (8.47%) Financial Institution
4 9 (7.63%) Investment Banking
5 3 (2.54%) Dutch Language
6 2 (1.69%) Telecoms
6 2 (1.69%) Law
6 2 (1.69%) Manufacturing
7 1 (0.85%) Retail
Job Titles
1 29 (24.58%) Analyst
2 14 (11.86%) Service Desk Analyst
3 12 (10.17%) Support Engineer
3 12 (10.17%) Service Analyst
4 10 (8.47%) Administrator
4 10 (8.47%) Systems Administrator
5 9 (7.63%) 1st Line Support
6 8 (6.78%) Support Analyst
6 8 (6.78%) Citrix Engineer
7 7 (5.93%) Desktop Support
7 7 (5.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 6 (5.08%) 2nd Line Support
9 5 (4.24%) Desktop Engineer
9 5 (4.24%) Linux Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) Linux Support
10 4 (3.39%) Windows Systems Administrator
10 4 (3.39%) Server Specialist
10 4 (3.39%) Wintel Engineer
10 4 (3.39%) 1st Line Support Analyst
10 4 (3.39%) Help Desk Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (6.78%) Application Packaging
2 4 (3.39%) X-Windows
3 3 (2.54%) Middleware
3 3 (2.54%) Software Packaging
4 2 (1.69%) .NET
5 1 (0.85%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 30 (25.42%) Blackberry
2 10 (8.47%) Clustering
3 9 (7.63%) Replication
3 9 (7.63%) Enterprise Software
3 9 (7.63%) Analytical Skills
4 8 (6.78%) Hedge funds
4 8 (6.78%) Handset
5 7 (5.93%) iPhone
5 7 (5.93%) iPad
6 5 (4.24%) BYOD
7 4 (3.39%) Enterprise Storage
7 4 (3.39%) Fat Client
7 4 (3.39%) Thin Client
8 3 (2.54%) Management Information System
8 3 (2.54%) EqualLogic
9 2 (1.69%) Computer Science
9 2 (1.69%) Symmetrix
9 2 (1.69%) CESG
9 2 (1.69%) PKI
9 2 (1.69%) Mobile App
Operating Systems
1 95 (80.51%) Windows
2 44 (37.29%) Windows 7
3 39 (33.05%) Windows Server 2008
4 34 (28.81%) Windows Server 2003
5 22 (18.64%) Windows Server 2012
6 19 (16.10%) Windows XP
7 16 (13.56%) Linux
8 13 (11.02%) UNIX
9 8 (6.78%) Android
10 7 (5.93%) Apple iOS
11 6 (5.08%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 5 (4.24%) Windows Mobile
13 4 (3.39%) Windows 8
14 3 (2.54%) Windows 2000 Server
14 3 (2.54%) CentOS
15 2 (1.69%) Windows Phone 8
15 2 (1.69%) Windows Phone
15 2 (1.69%) Mac OS X
16 1 (0.85%) Windows Vista
16 1 (0.85%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 36 (30.51%) ITIL
2 14 (11.86%) Incident Management
3 11 (9.32%) Service Delivery
3 11 (9.32%) Software Deployment
4 9 (7.63%) Migration
5 8 (6.78%) Asset Management
5 8 (6.78%) Software Licensing
6 7 (5.93%) Software Asset Management
7 6 (5.08%) Time Management
7 6 (5.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 6 (5.08%) Change Management
8 5 (4.24%) Disaster Recovery
8 5 (4.24%) Workflow
8 5 (4.24%) Performance Analysis
9 4 (3.39%) Software Delivery
9 4 (3.39%) Mobile Device Management
9 4 (3.39%) Performance Tuning
9 4 (3.39%) Service Management
9 4 (3.39%) CRM
9 4 (3.39%) Network Management
Programming Languages
1 14 (11.86%) PowerShell
2 10 (8.47%) SQL
3 5 (4.24%) VBScript
4 2 (1.69%) C#
4 2 (1.69%) VB.NET
5 1 (0.85%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (10.17%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (7.63%) MCSE
2 9 (7.63%) Security Cleared
3 7 (5.93%) Citrix Certification
3 7 (5.93%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
3 7 (5.93%) SC Cleared
4 6 (5.08%) MCITP
5 5 (4.24%) CCA
5 5 (4.24%) MCP
5 5 (4.24%) MCSA
6 4 (3.39%) CCEA
6 4 (3.39%) Degree
7 3 (2.54%) Cisco Certification
7 3 (2.54%) HNC
7 3 (2.54%) CCNA
7 3 (2.54%) ISEB
7 3 (2.54%) RHCSA
8 2 (1.69%) VCP5
8 2 (1.69%) CCEE
8 2 (1.69%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 21 (17.80%) SLA
System Software
1 75 (63.56%) Active Directory
2 28 (23.73%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (15.25%) XenApp
4 12 (10.17%) vSphere
4 12 (10.17%) Microsoft App-V
5 10 (8.47%) Terminal Services
5 10 (8.47%) XenDesktop
6 9 (7.63%) VMware ESXi
7 5 (4.24%) Microsoft Virtual Server
8 3 (2.54%) XenServer
8 3 (2.54%) Hyper-V
9 2 (1.69%) NFS
9 2 (1.69%) VMware Workstation
9 2 (1.69%) Firmware
10 1 (0.85%) Citrix Presentation Server
10 1 (0.85%) Snort
10 1 (0.85%) Xen
10 1 (0.85%) BitLocker
Systems Management
1 31 (26.27%) SCCM
2 12 (10.17%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (5.93%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 7 (5.93%) NetBackup
3 7 (5.93%) SCOM
4 5 (4.24%) Norton AntiVirus
4 5 (4.24%) ARCserve
4 5 (4.24%) WSUS
5 4 (3.39%) EdgeSight
5 4 (3.39%) Nagios
5 4 (3.39%) HP Operations Orchestration
6 3 (2.54%) CORE IMPACT
6 3 (2.54%) Nessus
6 3 (2.54%) HP SIM
6 3 (2.54%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 2 (1.69%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
8 1 (0.85%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (0.85%) Tivoli
8 1 (0.85%) MOM
8 1 (0.85%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 64 (54.24%) Microsoft
2 47 (39.83%) VMware
3 46 (38.98%) Citrix
4 40 (33.90%) HP
5 33 (27.97%) Symantec
6 14 (11.86%) Cisco
7 12 (10.17%) McAfee
8 11 (9.32%) BMC
9 10 (8.47%) AppSense
9 10 (8.47%) Apple
10 9 (7.63%) IBM
11 8 (6.78%) Remedy
12 7 (5.93%) Red Hat
12 7 (5.93%) Dell
13 6 (5.08%) CA
13 6 (5.08%) Veritas
13 6 (5.08%) SAP
13 6 (5.08%) LANDesk
13 6 (5.08%) 3PAR
14 5 (4.24%) SolarWinds
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