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 September 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 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 508 495 483
Rank change year-on-year
-13 -12
Contract jobs citing Altiris 104 91 121
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.18% 0.17% 0.21%
As % of the Vendors category 0.39% 0.37% 0.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 80 58 63
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£325 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.14% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £222 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £468 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £348 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.47% +15.83%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 2
Average hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-52.00% +11.11%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-52.00% +11.11%

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
26411 24620 26895
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.85% 46.66% 46.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 14970 13786 13658
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £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 1179 1110 1356
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £18.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +1.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 September 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 19 September 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 -15 83 £300 -14.28% 18
London +10 57 £394 +12.42% 12
South East +8 17 £300 -17.24%
City of London +30 14 £278 -18.38% 5
Hampshire -1 12 £313 -9.09%
East of England -18 6 £160 -25.58% 4
Reading +15 5 £245 -32.87%
Berkshire +8 5 £245 -32.87%
Hertfordshire - 5 £160 - 4
South West -48 2 £562 +180.78% 1
Bedfordshire - 1 - -
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
West Midlands - - - - 1
Norfolk - - - -
North Yorkshire - - - -
Staffordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
West Sussex - - - -
West Yorkshire - - - -
Wiltshire - - - -
Yorkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
Milton Keynes - - - -
Norwich - - - -
Swindon - - - -
Watford - - - -
York - - - -
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bracknell - - - -

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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.

1 189 (85.14%) Windows
2 141 (63.51%) Active Directory
3 119 (53.60%) Microsoft
4 79 (35.59%) VMware
5 74 (33.33%) Windows 7
6 69 (31.08%) Citrix
7 65 (29.28%) SCCM
7 65 (29.28%) Windows Server 2008
8 60 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
9 54 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
10 52 (23.42%) HP
11 45 (20.27%) Microsoft App-V
12 44 (19.82%) Security Cleared
13 43 (19.37%) Finance
14 42 (18.92%) ITIL
15 41 (18.47%) Symantec
16 40 (18.02%) MS Office
16 40 (18.02%) Windows XP
17 39 (17.57%) DNS
18 36 (16.22%) DHCP
19 33 (14.86%) MS Excel
19 33 (14.86%) Banking
20 32 (14.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
21 30 (13.51%) PowerShell
22 29 (13.06%) SC Cleared
22 29 (13.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
22 29 (13.06%) MS Exchange
23 28 (12.61%) AppSense
24 27 (12.16%) Blackberry
25 26 (11.71%) SharePoint

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 29 (13.06%) MS Exchange
2 26 (11.71%) SharePoint
3 21 (9.46%) IIS
4 15 (6.76%) Exchange Server 2003
5 12 (5.41%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 8 (3.60%) Tomcat
6 8 (3.60%) Apache
6 8 (3.60%) IBM HTTP Server
7 7 (3.15%) Lync
7 7 (3.15%) Exchange Server 2010
8 5 (2.25%) Exchange Server 2013
9 4 (1.80%) SharePoint Server
10 3 (1.35%) Exchange Server 2007
10 3 (1.35%) IBM Notes
11 2 (0.90%) Documentum
Applications
1 40 (18.02%) MS Office
2 33 (14.86%) MS Excel
3 12 (5.41%) MS Project
Business Applications
1 5 (2.25%) assyst
2 1 (0.45%) Remedy ITSM
2 1 (0.45%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 5 (2.25%) Cloud Computing
2 4 (1.80%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (1.80%) Office 365
3 3 (1.35%) IBM SmartCloud
4 1 (0.45%) Google Apps
4 1 (0.45%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 39 (17.57%) DNS
2 36 (16.22%) DHCP
3 20 (9.01%) VPN
4 15 (6.76%) SAN
5 12 (5.41%) TCP/IP
6 11 (4.95%) Firewall
7 9 (4.05%) VoIP
8 8 (3.60%) Intranet
8 8 (3.60%) LDAP
8 8 (3.60%) BIG-IP
9 7 (3.15%) SSL
9 7 (3.15%) Internet
10 5 (2.25%) NAS
10 5 (2.25%) HTTP
10 5 (2.25%) 3G
11 4 (1.80%) Ethernet
11 4 (1.80%) SMTP
11 4 (1.80%) Nortel Meridian
12 3 (1.35%) SMS
13 2 (0.90%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 22 (9.91%) SQL Server
2 8 (3.60%) SQL Server 2005
3 6 (2.70%) SQL Server 2008
4 4 (1.80%) SQL Server 2000
4 4 (1.80%) SQL Server 2012
5 3 (1.35%) Data Warehouse
6 1 (0.45%) Crystal Reports
Development Applications
1 21 (9.46%) MSI
2 9 (4.05%) ClearCase
3 2 (0.90%) InstallShield
3 2 (0.90%) AdminStudio
3 2 (0.90%) StarTeam
3 2 (0.90%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 43 (19.37%) Finance
2 33 (14.86%) Banking
3 22 (9.91%) Financial Institution
4 13 (5.86%) Front Office
5 11 (4.95%) Investment Banking
6 4 (1.80%) Telecoms
6 4 (1.80%) Manufacturing
6 4 (1.80%) Dutch Language
7 3 (1.35%) Legal
8 2 (0.90%) Pharmaceutical
9 1 (0.45%) Billing
9 1 (0.45%) French Language
9 1 (0.45%) German Language
9 1 (0.45%) Czech Language
9 1 (0.45%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 40 (18.02%) Analyst
2 24 (10.81%) 2nd Line Support
3 21 (9.46%) Systems Administrator
4 20 (9.01%) Administrator
4 20 (9.01%) Support Analyst
5 17 (7.66%) Desktop Support
5 17 (7.66%) Build Engineer
6 15 (6.76%) Support Engineer
6 15 (6.76%) Architect
7 12 (5.41%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 12 (5.41%) Server Engineer
7 12 (5.41%) Operations Analyst
8 11 (4.95%) Desktop Engineer
8 11 (4.95%) Service Desk Analyst
9 10 (4.50%) Linux Engineer
10 9 (4.05%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 9 (4.05%) Integration Engineer
10 9 (4.05%) Citrix Engineer
10 9 (4.05%) 1st Line Support
10 9 (4.05%) Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (11.71%) Application Packaging
2 22 (9.91%) Middleware
3 8 (3.60%) .NET
3 8 (3.60%) Java EE
3 8 (3.60%) WCF
4 4 (1.80%) Web Services
4 4 (1.80%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 27 (12.16%) Blackberry
2 25 (11.26%) Replication
3 22 (9.91%) Hedge funds
4 17 (7.66%) Enterprise Storage
5 16 (7.21%) Analytical Skills
6 11 (4.95%) Clustering
7 9 (4.05%) Fat Client
7 9 (4.05%) Thin Client
8 5 (2.25%) Enterprise Software
8 5 (2.25%) Video Conferencing
9 4 (1.80%) Fixed Income
9 4 (1.80%) iPad
9 4 (1.80%) iPhone
10 2 (0.90%) PDA
10 2 (0.90%) EqualLogic
11 1 (0.45%) User Experience
11 1 (0.45%) CMDB
11 1 (0.45%) Computer Science
11 1 (0.45%) Management Information System
11 1 (0.45%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 189 (85.14%) Windows
2 74 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 65 (29.28%) Windows Server 2008
4 60 (27.03%) Windows Server 2003
5 40 (18.02%) Windows XP
6 22 (9.91%) UNIX
7 20 (9.01%) Linux
8 16 (7.21%) Windows 2000
9 15 (6.76%) Windows Server 2012
10 12 (5.41%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 4 (1.80%) Windows Vista
11 4 (1.80%) Apple iOS
12 3 (1.35%) Windows 8
13 2 (0.90%) AIX
13 2 (0.90%) Solaris
14 1 (0.45%) Windows 2000 Server
14 1 (0.45%) Windows NT
14 1 (0.45%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 42 (18.92%) ITIL
2 24 (10.81%) Migration
3 23 (10.36%) Unit Testing
4 21 (9.46%) Service Delivery
5 16 (7.21%) User Acceptance Testing
6 14 (6.31%) Configuration Management
6 14 (6.31%) Problem Management
7 12 (5.41%) Network Monitoring
8 10 (4.50%) Service Management
8 10 (4.50%) Time Management
9 9 (4.05%) Software Deployment
9 9 (4.05%) Capacity Management
9 9 (4.05%) Release Management
9 9 (4.05%) Load Balancing
10 8 (3.60%) Change Management
10 8 (3.60%) Server Monitoring
11 7 (3.15%) Network Load Balancing
11 7 (3.15%) Incident Management
12 6 (2.70%) Workflow
12 6 (2.70%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 30 (13.51%) PowerShell
2 22 (9.91%) VBScript
2 22 (9.91%) VB
3 19 (8.56%) SQL
4 12 (5.41%) Python
5 8 (3.60%) Java
6 3 (1.35%) Bourne shell
6 3 (1.35%) Korn
6 3 (1.35%) Perl
6 3 (1.35%) C
Qualifications
1 44 (19.82%) Security Cleared
2 29 (13.06%) SC Cleared
3 17 (7.66%) DV Cleared
4 13 (5.86%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (2.70%) MCSE
6 5 (2.25%) MCP
7 4 (1.80%) Degree
8 2 (0.90%) Cisco Certification
8 2 (0.90%) CCNA
8 2 (0.90%) MCTS
8 2 (0.90%) MCITP
8 2 (0.90%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
9 1 (0.45%) CCEE
9 1 (0.45%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
9 1 (0.45%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
9 1 (0.45%) MCSA
9 1 (0.45%) Citrix Certification
9 1 (0.45%) CCEA
9 1 (0.45%) PMP
9 1 (0.45%) PMI Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (8.11%) SLA
2 7 (3.15%) QA
3 3 (1.35%) Sarbanes-Oxley
4 1 (0.45%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 141 (63.51%) Active Directory
2 54 (24.32%) VMware Infrastructure
3 45 (20.27%) Microsoft App-V
4 23 (10.36%) XenDesktop
5 22 (9.91%) XenApp
6 10 (4.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 7 (3.15%) VMware ESX
7 7 (3.15%) Terminal Services
8 5 (2.25%) vSphere
8 5 (2.25%) MetaFrame
9 4 (1.80%) NFS
9 4 (1.80%) VMware Workstation
9 4 (1.80%) Hyper-V
10 3 (1.35%) XenServer
10 3 (1.35%) DFS Replication
11 2 (0.90%) EMC RecoverPoint
12 1 (0.45%) VMware ESXi
12 1 (0.45%) Squid
Systems Management
1 65 (29.28%) SCCM
2 32 (14.41%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 29 (13.06%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 25 (11.26%) SCOM
5 20 (9.01%) Control-M
6 16 (7.21%) NetBackup
7 15 (6.76%) Nagios
8 12 (5.41%) BladeLogic
9 10 (4.50%) ITRS Geneos
10 9 (4.05%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
11 8 (3.60%) Norton AntiVirus
12 7 (3.15%) SAP Afaria
12 7 (3.15%) Forefront Identity Manager
12 7 (3.15%) HP SIM
12 7 (3.15%) MOM
13 5 (2.25%) WMI
13 5 (2.25%) DameWare
14 4 (1.80%) ARCserve
15 3 (1.35%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
15 3 (1.35%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 119 (53.60%) Microsoft
2 79 (35.59%) VMware
3 69 (31.08%) Citrix
4 52 (23.42%) HP
5 41 (18.47%) Symantec
6 28 (12.61%) AppSense
7 17 (7.66%) CA
7 17 (7.66%) Sophos
8 16 (7.21%) Veritas
8 16 (7.21%) BMC
9 15 (6.76%) Intel
10 14 (6.31%) Dell
11 13 (5.86%) LANDesk
12 12 (5.41%) SolarWinds
12 12 (5.41%) Red Hat
12 12 (5.41%) Bloomberg
13 11 (4.95%) Oracle
13 11 (4.95%) EMC
13 11 (4.95%) McAfee
14 10 (4.50%) Apple
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