The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Altiris products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Altiris over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Altiris
London / City of London
Rank 147 153 183
Rank change year-on-year +6 +30  
Contract jobs citing Altiris 6 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.20% 0.15% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.50% 0.38% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 4 2
Median daily rate £350 £353 £286
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -0.70% +23.14%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £273 £248 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £410 £387
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £275 £250
% change year-on-year +27.27% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £26.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +41.71%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 - £67.25

Altiris is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
City of London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 1201 1324 2135
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 39.61% 40.19% 42.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 883 997 1543
Median daily rate £468 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.88% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £283 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 16 17 45
Median hourly rate £14.15 £19.50 £20.45
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -27.46% -4.62%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.19 £11.00 £13.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.34 £43.57 £25.30
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £19.50 £17.00
% change year-on-year -15.36% +14.67%  

Altiris
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Altiris as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Vendors category.

Job vacancy trend for Altiris in the City of London

Altiris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Altiris in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Altiris in the City of London

Altiris
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Altiris in the City of London over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Altiris in the City of London

Altiris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Altiris in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Altiris in the City of London

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Altiris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Altiris.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) Dell
4 4 (44.44%) VBScript
4 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (44.44%) AppSense
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (44.44%) XenApp
4 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
4 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
5 3 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (33.33%) MSI
6 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
6 2 (22.22%) Reuters
6 2 (22.22%) Bloomberg
6 2 (22.22%) 3G
6 2 (22.22%) MS Office
6 2 (22.22%) HTTP
6 2 (22.22%) EMC
6 2 (22.22%) VPN
6 2 (22.22%) SSL
6 2 (22.22%) Microsoft

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 1 (11.11%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint
1 1 (11.11%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (22.22%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (22.22%) 3G
1 2 (22.22%) HTTP
1 2 (22.22%) Remote Desktop
1 2 (22.22%) SSL
1 2 (22.22%) VPN
2 1 (11.11%) DHCP
2 1 (11.11%) DNS
2 1 (11.11%) IP Telephony
2 1 (11.11%) TCP/IP
2 1 (11.11%) Wireshark
Development Applications
1 3 (33.33%) MSI
General
1 6 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (22.22%) Financial Institution
3 1 (11.11%) Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (22.22%) Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support
1 2 (22.22%) Desktop Support Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) Migration Engineer
1 2 (22.22%) Support Consultant
1 2 (22.22%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Build Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Server Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Service Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Service Desk Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (22.22%) Blackberry
1 2 (22.22%) Hedge funds
2 1 (11.11%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (44.44%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (33.33%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Mac OS X
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows 8
4 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
1 2 (22.22%) Server Virtualisation
2 1 (11.11%) ITIL
2 1 (11.11%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 6 (66.67%) PowerShell
2 4 (44.44%) VBScript
System Software
1 6 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 6 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (44.44%) XenApp
2 4 (44.44%) XenDesktop
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Desktop
3 2 (22.22%) Virtual Machines
3 2 (22.22%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (22.22%) DameWare
2 2 (22.22%) EMC NetWorker
3 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Citrix
1 7 (77.78%) VMware
2 5 (55.56%) Dell
3 4 (44.44%) AppSense
3 4 (44.44%) Symantec
4 2 (22.22%) Bloomberg
4 2 (22.22%) EMC
4 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
4 2 (22.22%) Reuters
5 1 (11.11%) Google
5 1 (11.11%) MobileIron