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 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 481 470 444
Rank change year-on-year
-11 -26
Contract jobs citing Altiris 120 105 162
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.22% 0.20% 0.28%
As % of the Vendors category 0.47% 0.42% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 79 75 85
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£325 £350 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +15.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £188 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £539 £444 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
- +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 2 7
Average hourly rate £9.00 £29.38 £32.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.36% -9.61%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £23.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-62.10% -26.92%

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
25627 24987 27340
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 46.26% 46.97% 46.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 14312 13806 13878
Average daily rate £385 £385 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1083 1115 1388
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.50%

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 20 August 2014.

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 20 August 2014. 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 -28 97 £310 -11.42% 16
London 0 61 £325 -7.14% 5
South East +9 21 £310 -15.06% 2
Hampshire -2 14 £313 +7.75%
City of London +33 12 £340 -21.83% 1
East of England -13 7 £160 -25.58% 6
Hertfordshire - 6 £160 - 5
South West - 5 £622 - 1
Berkshire +3 4 £290 -21.62%
Surrey +4 3 £160 - 1
West Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Yorkshire - 2 - - 2
Wakefield - 2 - -
North East -24 1 £135 -10.00%
Bedfordshire - 1 - - 1
Durham - 1 £135 -
Wiltshire - - - - 1
East Midlands - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - -
South Wales - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
York - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Lincolnshire - - - -
Norfolk - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Norwich - - - -

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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.

1 191 (83.41%) Windows
2 140 (61.14%) Active Directory
3 120 (52.40%) Microsoft
4 81 (35.37%) VMware
4 81 (35.37%) Windows 7
5 70 (30.57%) Citrix
6 65 (28.38%) SCCM
7 64 (27.95%) Windows Server 2008
8 58 (25.33%) Windows Server 2003
9 54 (23.58%) VMware Infrastructure
10 49 (21.40%) HP
11 46 (20.09%) Microsoft App-V
12 45 (19.65%) Symantec
13 44 (19.21%) Finance
13 44 (19.21%) Security Cleared
14 42 (18.34%) Windows XP
14 42 (18.34%) ITIL
15 38 (16.59%) DNS
16 35 (15.28%) MS Office
17 34 (14.85%) DHCP
18 33 (14.41%) Banking
19 32 (13.97%) PowerShell
20 31 (13.54%) AppSense
20 31 (13.54%) MS Excel
21 30 (13.10%) MS Exchange
21 30 (13.10%) Blackberry
21 30 (13.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
22 29 (12.66%) Migration
22 29 (12.66%) Application Packaging
22 29 (12.66%) SC Cleared

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, 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 30 (13.10%) MS Exchange
2 21 (9.17%) SharePoint
3 20 (8.73%) IIS
4 17 (7.42%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 16 (6.99%) Exchange Server 2003
6 9 (3.93%) Exchange Server 2010
7 8 (3.49%) Lync
7 8 (3.49%) IBM HTTP Server
7 8 (3.49%) Apache
7 8 (3.49%) Tomcat
8 3 (1.31%) IBM Notes
8 3 (1.31%) Exchange Server 2007
9 2 (0.87%) Documentum
10 1 (0.44%) Exchange Server 2013
Applications
1 35 (15.28%) MS Office
2 31 (13.54%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.24%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 4 (1.75%) assyst
2 3 (1.31%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.44%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 7 (3.06%) Office 365
2 5 (2.18%) Cloud Computing
3 2 (0.87%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 38 (16.59%) DNS
2 34 (14.85%) DHCP
3 21 (9.17%) VPN
4 15 (6.55%) Firewall
5 14 (6.11%) TCP/IP
6 12 (5.24%) SAN
7 9 (3.93%) Intranet
8 8 (3.49%) LDAP
8 8 (3.49%) VoIP
8 8 (3.49%) BIG-IP
9 7 (3.06%) Internet
9 7 (3.06%) SSL
10 5 (2.18%) 3G
10 5 (2.18%) HTTP
10 5 (2.18%) NAS
11 4 (1.75%) Nortel Meridian
12 3 (1.31%) SMS
13 2 (0.87%) Ethernet
13 2 (0.87%) FirePass
13 2 (0.87%) iSCSI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 16 (6.99%) SQL Server
2 3 (1.31%) SQL Server 2008
3 2 (0.87%) SQL Server 2005
4 1 (0.44%) Crystal Reports
4 1 (0.44%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 19 (8.30%) MSI
2 9 (3.93%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.87%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.87%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.87%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.87%) Wise Package Studio
4 1 (0.44%) Oracle Forms
General
1 44 (19.21%) Finance
2 33 (14.41%) Banking
3 23 (10.04%) Financial Institution
4 12 (5.24%) Front Office
5 11 (4.80%) Investment Banking
6 7 (3.06%) Dutch Language
7 5 (2.18%) Telecoms
8 4 (1.75%) Legal
9 2 (0.87%) Pharmaceutical
10 1 (0.44%) French Language
10 1 (0.44%) German Language
10 1 (0.44%) Manufacturing
10 1 (0.44%) Local Government
10 1 (0.44%) Czech Language
10 1 (0.44%) Billing
Job Titles
1 42 (18.34%) Analyst
2 23 (10.04%) 2nd Line Support
3 21 (9.17%) Desktop Support
4 20 (8.73%) Support Analyst
5 18 (7.86%) Build Engineer
6 17 (7.42%) Systems Administrator
6 17 (7.42%) Administrator
7 14 (6.11%) Support Engineer
8 12 (5.24%) Architect
8 12 (5.24%) Desktop Engineer
8 12 (5.24%) Server Engineer
8 12 (5.24%) Operations Analyst
9 11 (4.80%) Desktop Analyst
10 10 (4.37%) Citrix Engineer
10 10 (4.37%) 1st Line Support
11 9 (3.93%) Applications Packager
11 9 (3.93%) Integration Engineer
11 9 (3.93%) Linux Engineer
11 9 (3.93%) Desktop Support Analyst
12 8 (3.49%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 29 (12.66%) Application Packaging
2 22 (9.61%) Middleware
3 8 (3.49%) .NET
3 8 (3.49%) Java EE
3 8 (3.49%) WCF
4 7 (3.06%) Software Packaging
5 2 (0.87%) Web Services
6 1 (0.44%) X-Windows
Miscellaneous
1 30 (13.10%) Blackberry
2 23 (10.04%) Replication
2 23 (10.04%) Hedge funds
3 18 (7.86%) Enterprise Storage
4 12 (5.24%) Clustering
5 8 (3.49%) iPhone
6 7 (3.06%) iPad
7 5 (2.18%) Video Conferencing
8 4 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
8 4 (1.75%) Thin Client
8 4 (1.75%) Fat Client
8 4 (1.75%) Fixed Income
9 2 (0.87%) PDA
9 2 (0.87%) EqualLogic
10 1 (0.44%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.44%) CMDB
10 1 (0.44%) VLE
10 1 (0.44%) Management Information System
10 1 (0.44%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 191 (83.41%) Windows
2 81 (35.37%) Windows 7
3 64 (27.95%) Windows Server 2008
4 58 (25.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 42 (18.34%) Windows XP
6 17 (7.42%) UNIX
7 15 (6.55%) Windows 2000
8 13 (5.68%) Linux
8 13 (5.68%) Windows Server 2012
9 10 (4.37%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 7 (3.06%) Apple iOS
11 3 (1.31%) Windows 8
11 3 (1.31%) Windows 2000 Server
11 3 (1.31%) Windows NT
12 2 (0.87%) AIX
12 2 (0.87%) Solaris
13 1 (0.44%) Mac OS X
13 1 (0.44%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.34%) ITIL
2 29 (12.66%) Migration
3 21 (9.17%) Unit Testing
4 19 (8.30%) Service Delivery
5 18 (7.86%) Configuration Management
6 16 (6.99%) User Acceptance Testing
7 13 (5.68%) Problem Management
8 12 (5.24%) Network Monitoring
9 11 (4.80%) Load Balancing
9 11 (4.80%) Time Management
9 11 (4.80%) Service Management
10 10 (4.37%) Change Management
10 10 (4.37%) Software Deployment
11 9 (3.93%) Capacity Management
11 9 (3.93%) Release Management
12 8 (3.49%) Server Monitoring
13 7 (3.06%) Network Load Balancing
14 6 (2.62%) Incident Management
14 6 (2.62%) Integration Testing
14 6 (2.62%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 32 (13.97%) PowerShell
2 23 (10.04%) VBScript
3 21 (9.17%) SQL
4 18 (7.86%) VB
5 12 (5.24%) Python
6 8 (3.49%) Java
7 1 (0.44%) Perl
7 1 (0.44%) C
7 1 (0.44%) Korn
7 1 (0.44%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 44 (19.21%) Security Cleared
2 29 (12.66%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.42%) DV Cleared
3 17 (7.42%) Microsoft Certification
4 11 (4.80%) MCSE
5 7 (3.06%) MCP
6 5 (2.18%) Degree
7 3 (1.31%) MCITP
7 3 (1.31%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 3 (1.31%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
8 2 (0.87%) MCTS
8 2 (0.87%) CCNA
8 2 (0.87%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.87%) HNC
9 1 (0.44%) MCSA
9 1 (0.44%) ITIL Certification
9 1 (0.44%) PMP
9 1 (0.44%) PMI Certification
9 1 (0.44%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.44%) CCA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 14 (6.11%) SLA
2 7 (3.06%) QA
3 2 (0.87%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.44%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 140 (61.14%) Active Directory
2 54 (23.58%) VMware Infrastructure
3 46 (20.09%) Microsoft App-V
4 22 (9.61%) XenApp
5 18 (7.86%) XenDesktop
6 10 (4.37%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 10 (4.37%) Terminal Services
7 9 (3.93%) vSphere
8 8 (3.49%) VMware ESX
9 5 (2.18%) MetaFrame
10 4 (1.75%) VMware Workstation
10 4 (1.75%) VMware ESXi
11 3 (1.31%) vCloud
11 3 (1.31%) DFS Replication
12 2 (0.87%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 2 (0.87%) NFS
13 1 (0.44%) Squid
13 1 (0.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
13 1 (0.44%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 65 (28.38%) SCCM
2 30 (13.10%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 27 (11.79%) SCOM
3 27 (11.79%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 20 (8.73%) Control-M
5 14 (6.11%) NetBackup
6 13 (5.68%) Nagios
7 12 (5.24%) BladeLogic
8 10 (4.37%) ITRS Geneos
9 9 (3.93%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
9 9 (3.93%) Norton AntiVirus
10 7 (3.06%) MOM
10 7 (3.06%) SAP Afaria
10 7 (3.06%) Forefront Identity Manager
10 7 (3.06%) HP SIM
11 6 (2.62%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
12 5 (2.18%) DameWare
12 5 (2.18%) WMI
13 2 (0.87%) HP Quality Center
13 2 (0.87%) Sysprep
Vendors
1 120 (52.40%) Microsoft
2 81 (35.37%) VMware
3 70 (30.57%) Citrix
4 49 (21.40%) HP
5 45 (19.65%) Symantec
6 31 (13.54%) AppSense
7 19 (8.30%) Sophos
7 19 (8.30%) Dell
8 18 (7.86%) BMC
9 14 (6.11%) Veritas
9 14 (6.11%) Intel
9 14 (6.11%) Cisco
10 13 (5.68%) Apple
10 13 (5.68%) CA
10 13 (5.68%) LANDesk
10 13 (5.68%) McAfee
11 12 (5.24%) SolarWinds
11 12 (5.24%) Oracle
11 12 (5.24%) Bloomberg
12 10 (4.37%) Red Hat
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