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 19 December 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 494 449 464
Rank change year-on-year
-45 +15
Contract jobs citing Altiris 101 133 93
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.26% 0.19%
As % of the Vendors category 0.40% 0.56% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 58 76 64
Average daily rate
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£300 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-14.16% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £158 £126
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £511 £418
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £283 £313
% change year-on-year
+23.89% -9.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 5
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.00% -44.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.94 £12.50 £17.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.50 £24.50 £67.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £27.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year
-43.63% +34.14%

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
25051 23888 23758
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.40% 46.29% 47.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 14924 13568 12329
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
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 £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1174 1118 1406
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 £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.41 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.40 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.35% -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 19 December 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
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 19 December 2014.

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 19 December 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 -54 96 £300 -16.66% 15
London -1 58 £260 -28.96% 6
South East -21 23 £290 - 1
City of London +12 19 £375 +2.04% 3
Surrey +3 9 £250 +47.05% 1
East of England -26 8 £425 +150.00% 3
Yorkshire -8 5 £400 +45.45% 2
Hampshire -15 5 £285 -
Hertfordshire -3 4 £413 +166.12% 2
North Yorkshire - 4 £400 - 2
York - 4 £400 - 2
Guildford -8 3 - -
Winchester - 3 £280 -
Chessington - 3 £150 -
South West -21 2 £375 -
Bedfordshire -26 2 - - 1
Essex - 2 £525 -
Derbyshire - - - -
Chesterfield - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Harlow - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Leicester - - - -
Basingstoke - - - -
Bedford - - - -
Bicester - - - -
Birmingham - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 December 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.

1 173 (84.39%) Windows
2 136 (66.34%) Active Directory
3 108 (52.68%) Microsoft
4 79 (38.54%) VMware
5 74 (36.10%) Windows 7
6 69 (33.66%) Windows Server 2008
7 62 (30.24%) Citrix
7 62 (30.24%) Windows Server 2003
8 59 (28.78%) SCCM
9 53 (25.85%) ITIL
10 51 (24.88%) DNS
11 49 (23.90%) VMware Infrastructure
12 48 (23.41%) HP
13 46 (22.44%) MS Office
14 43 (20.98%) DHCP
15 41 (20.00%) MS Excel
16 40 (19.51%) Symantec
17 38 (18.54%) Windows XP
18 33 (16.10%) MS Exchange
19 31 (15.12%) Blackberry
20 30 (14.63%) SharePoint
20 30 (14.63%) SLA
20 30 (14.63%) Linux
20 30 (14.63%) Microsoft App-V
20 30 (14.63%) Banking
20 30 (14.63%) PowerShell
21 28 (13.66%) XenApp
21 28 (13.66%) Finance
22 27 (13.17%) Windows Server 2012
23 26 (12.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 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 33 (16.10%) MS Exchange
2 30 (14.63%) SharePoint
3 15 (7.32%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 15 (7.32%) Lync
4 14 (6.83%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (5.85%) IIS
6 10 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2010
6 10 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
7 9 (4.39%) Tomcat
8 8 (3.90%) IBM HTTP Server
8 8 (3.90%) Apache
9 6 (2.93%) SharePoint Server
10 4 (1.95%) IBM Notes
11 3 (1.46%) LiveLink
12 2 (0.98%) Exchange Server 2007
13 1 (0.49%) BizTalk Server
Applications
1 46 (22.44%) MS Office
2 41 (20.00%) MS Excel
3 9 (4.39%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 6 (2.93%) assyst
2 3 (1.46%) Remedy ITSM
3 1 (0.49%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 4 (1.95%) Amazon AWS
2 3 (1.46%) IBM SmartCloud
2 3 (1.46%) Office 365
3 1 (0.49%) Google Apps
3 1 (0.49%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 51 (24.88%) DNS
2 43 (20.98%) DHCP
3 23 (11.22%) SAN
4 20 (9.76%) VPN
5 14 (6.83%) Firewall
6 13 (6.34%) Internet
7 12 (5.85%) LAN
8 11 (5.37%) TCP/IP
9 10 (4.88%) Wireless
9 10 (4.88%) VoIP
9 10 (4.88%) NetScaler
10 8 (3.90%) BIG-IP
10 8 (3.90%) Intranet
10 8 (3.90%) LDAP
10 8 (3.90%) WAN
11 6 (2.93%) SMTP
11 6 (2.93%) NAS
12 5 (2.44%) Ethernet
13 3 (1.46%) Cisco IOS
13 3 (1.46%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 25 (12.20%) SQL Server
2 10 (4.88%) SQL Server 2005
3 7 (3.41%) SQL Server 2008
4 6 (2.93%) SQL Server 2012
5 5 (2.44%) SQL Server 2000
6 4 (1.95%) BusinessObjects
6 4 (1.95%) BusinessObjects XI
7 3 (1.46%) Data Warehouse
8 2 (0.98%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 10 (4.88%) MSI
2 3 (1.46%) ClearCase
3 1 (0.49%) InstallShield
General
1 30 (14.63%) Banking
2 28 (13.66%) Finance
3 16 (7.80%) Investment Banking
4 12 (5.85%) Front Office
5 10 (4.88%) Financial Institution
6 4 (1.95%) Manufacturing
7 3 (1.46%) French Language
8 1 (0.49%) German Language
8 1 (0.49%) Czech Language
8 1 (0.49%) Law
8 1 (0.49%) Legal
8 1 (0.49%) Back Office
8 1 (0.49%) Retail
Job Titles
1 30 (14.63%) Analyst
2 22 (10.73%) Support Engineer
3 20 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
4 18 (8.78%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 16 (7.80%) Administrator
5 16 (7.80%) Systems Administrator
6 15 (7.32%) Linux Engineer
6 15 (7.32%) Service Desk Analyst
6 15 (7.32%) Support Analyst
7 13 (6.34%) Build Engineer
8 10 (4.88%) Desktop Engineer
8 10 (4.88%) Service Analyst
8 10 (4.88%) Architect
8 10 (4.88%) Wintel Engineer
9 9 (4.39%) Citrix Engineer
10 8 (3.90%) 1st Line Support
10 8 (3.90%) Help Desk Support
11 7 (3.41%) Linux Support Engineer
11 7 (3.41%) 1st Line Support Analyst
11 7 (3.41%) Desktop Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (7.80%) Application Packaging
2 9 (4.39%) Middleware
3 8 (3.90%) .NET
3 8 (3.90%) WCF
3 8 (3.90%) Java EE
4 5 (2.44%) Web Services
5 4 (1.95%) X-Windows
6 2 (0.98%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 31 (15.12%) Blackberry
2 24 (11.71%) Replication
3 17 (8.29%) Analytical Skills
4 13 (6.34%) Thin Client
4 13 (6.34%) Fat Client
4 13 (6.34%) Enterprise Storage
5 11 (5.37%) Clustering
6 9 (4.39%) Enterprise Software
7 7 (3.41%) Hedge funds
7 7 (3.41%) Handset
8 3 (1.46%) iPad
8 3 (1.46%) Video Conferencing
8 3 (1.46%) Fixed Income
8 3 (1.46%) PKI
9 2 (0.98%) CESG
9 2 (0.98%) Symmetrix
9 2 (0.98%) Mobile App
10 1 (0.49%) CMDB
10 1 (0.49%) Computer Science
10 1 (0.49%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 173 (84.39%) Windows
2 74 (36.10%) Windows 7
3 69 (33.66%) Windows Server 2008
4 62 (30.24%) Windows Server 2003
5 38 (18.54%) Windows XP
6 30 (14.63%) Linux
7 27 (13.17%) Windows Server 2012
8 18 (8.78%) UNIX
8 18 (8.78%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 8 (3.90%) Windows 2000
9 8 (3.90%) Android
10 5 (2.44%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.95%) Mac OS X
11 4 (1.95%) Windows 8
12 2 (0.98%) Windows 2000 Server
12 2 (0.98%) Apple iOS
12 2 (0.98%) Windows Phone 8
12 2 (0.98%) Windows Phone
13 1 (0.49%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 53 (25.85%) ITIL
2 21 (10.24%) Incident Management
3 17 (8.29%) Problem Management
4 16 (7.80%) Software Deployment
4 16 (7.80%) Service Delivery
5 15 (7.32%) Unit Testing
6 14 (6.83%) Change Management
7 13 (6.34%) Migration
8 12 (5.85%) Time Management
9 10 (4.88%) Service Management
9 10 (4.88%) Load Balancing
10 9 (4.39%) Server Monitoring
10 9 (4.39%) Software Asset Management
10 9 (4.39%) Capacity Management
10 9 (4.39%) Release Management
10 9 (4.39%) Asset Management
11 8 (3.90%) User Acceptance Testing
11 8 (3.90%) Performance Analysis
12 7 (3.41%) Network Management
12 7 (3.41%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 30 (14.63%) PowerShell
2 20 (9.76%) VB
3 13 (6.34%) VBScript
4 12 (5.85%) SQL
5 11 (5.37%) Python
6 8 (3.90%) Java
7 3 (1.46%) Bourne shell
7 3 (1.46%) Perl
7 3 (1.46%) C
7 3 (1.46%) Korn
Qualifications
1 23 (11.22%) Security Cleared
2 18 (8.78%) Microsoft Certification
3 14 (6.83%) SC Cleared
4 9 (4.39%) Citrix Certification
4 9 (4.39%) Degree
5 8 (3.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
5 8 (3.90%) MCSE
5 8 (3.90%) DV Cleared
6 7 (3.41%) MCSA
6 7 (3.41%) MCP
6 7 (3.41%) CCEA
7 6 (2.93%) MCITP
8 5 (2.44%) CCA
9 4 (1.95%) CCEE
10 3 (1.46%) VCP5
10 3 (1.46%) RHCSA
10 3 (1.46%) CCNA
10 3 (1.46%) HNC
10 3 (1.46%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (1.46%) VERITAS Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 30 (14.63%) SLA
2 3 (1.46%) Sarbanes-Oxley
3 1 (0.49%) QA
System Software
1 136 (66.34%) Active Directory
2 49 (23.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 30 (14.63%) Microsoft App-V
4 28 (13.66%) XenApp
5 23 (11.22%) XenDesktop
6 9 (4.39%) vSphere
7 8 (3.90%) XenServer
7 8 (3.90%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 8 (3.90%) VMware ESXi
8 6 (2.93%) Firmware
8 6 (2.93%) NFS
9 5 (2.44%) Hyper-V
9 5 (2.44%) MetaFrame
10 4 (1.95%) VMware Workstation
11 3 (1.46%) Microsoft Virtual Server
11 3 (1.46%) Terminal Services
11 3 (1.46%) VMware ESX
12 2 (0.98%) Xen
13 1 (0.49%) Snort
13 1 (0.49%) Squid
Systems Management
1 59 (28.78%) SCCM
2 26 (12.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 19 (9.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 11 (5.37%) BladeLogic
5 10 (4.88%) NetBackup
5 10 (4.88%) SCOM
5 10 (4.88%) WSUS
6 9 (4.39%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
6 9 (4.39%) ITRS Geneos
7 8 (3.90%) Control-M
7 8 (3.90%) HP SIM
8 7 (3.41%) Nagios
9 6 (2.93%) Backup Exec
9 6 (2.93%) ARCserve
10 5 (2.44%) WMI
11 4 (1.95%) Tivoli
11 4 (1.95%) Norton AntiVirus
11 4 (1.95%) McAfee ePO
12 3 (1.46%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 3 (1.46%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
Vendors
1 108 (52.68%) Microsoft
2 79 (38.54%) VMware
3 62 (30.24%) Citrix
4 48 (23.41%) HP
5 40 (19.51%) Symantec
6 24 (11.71%) AppSense
7 19 (9.27%) Red Hat
8 14 (6.83%) Oracle
8 14 (6.83%) Cisco
9 12 (5.85%) EMC
10 11 (5.37%) CA
10 11 (5.37%) Veritas
11 10 (4.88%) Sophos
12 9 (4.39%) LANDesk
12 9 (4.39%) McAfee
12 9 (4.39%) Apple
13 8 (3.90%) BMC
13 8 (3.90%) 3PAR
14 7 (3.41%) MarketAxess
14 7 (3.41%) Bloomberg
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