The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England 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
UK / England
Rank 561 594 560
Rank change year-on-year +33 -34  
Contract jobs citing Altiris 22 23 43
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.047% 0.090%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 21
Median daily rate £348 £330 £280
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.30% +17.85%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £256 £160
10% offered a daily rate of more than £438 £438 £423
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £275 £250
% change year-on-year +27.27% +10.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £26.50 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -37.73% +55.88%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.89 £26.50 £13.34
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.75 £26.50 £18.36
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 England.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 18337 21302 21687
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 43.87% 43.60% 45.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 11399 13076 12501
Median daily rate £425 £408 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.29% +1.87%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £250 £235
10% offered a daily rate of more than £585 £563 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 640 762 916
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -12.50% +14.28%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £10.71 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.23 £51.00 £42.50
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 England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England 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 England

Altiris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Altiris in England

Altiris
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for Altiris in England

Altiris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Altiris in England

Altiris
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Altiris within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +30 14 £348 +2.20% 1
South East +27 4 £400 +50.94% 1
North West +31 3 £205 -18.00%
East of England -4 1 - - 1
Altiris
UK

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

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 England region with a requirement for Altiris.

1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
3 24 (61.54%) Windows 7
4 19 (48.72%) SCCM
5 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
6 16 (41.03%) Dell
7 15 (38.46%) VMware
8 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
9 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
10 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
10 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
10 11 (28.21%) Windows Server
10 11 (28.21%) Citrix
10 11 (28.21%) LAN
11 10 (25.64%) ITIL
12 9 (23.08%) MS Office
12 9 (23.08%) VBScript
12 9 (23.08%) WAN
12 9 (23.08%) Blackberry
13 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
13 8 (20.51%) Finance
13 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
14 7 (17.95%) NAS
14 7 (17.95%) Law
14 7 (17.95%) SAN
15 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
15 6 (15.38%) Symantec
15 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
15 6 (15.38%) VPN
15 6 (15.38%) SQL

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 8 (20.51%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.82%) Exchange Server 2013
3 4 (10.26%) SharePoint 2013
4 3 (7.69%) Apache
5 2 (5.13%) Exchange Server 2010
5 2 (5.13%) MS Exchange
5 2 (5.13%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.13%) WebLogic
6 1 (2.56%) IBM Domino
6 1 (2.56%) IBM Notes
6 1 (2.56%) IIS
6 1 (2.56%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 9 (23.08%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (15.38%) Office 365
2 4 (10.26%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (5.13%) OneDrive
Communications & Networking
1 11 (28.21%) LAN
2 9 (23.08%) WAN
3 7 (17.95%) NAS
3 7 (17.95%) SAN
4 6 (15.38%) Firewall
4 6 (15.38%) TCP/IP
4 6 (15.38%) VPN
5 5 (12.82%) DNS
6 4 (10.26%) Cisco ASA
6 4 (10.26%) IPv4
6 4 (10.26%) IPv6
6 4 (10.26%) MPLS
6 4 (10.26%) Network Security
6 4 (10.26%) Wireless
7 3 (7.69%) HTTP
8 2 (5.13%) ADSL
8 2 (5.13%) DHCP
8 2 (5.13%) SSL
8 2 (5.13%) VoIP
8 2 (5.13%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.69%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2008
2 2 (5.13%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (7.69%) MSI
2 2 (5.13%) AdminStudio
General
1 8 (20.51%) Finance
2 7 (17.95%) Law
3 6 (15.38%) Legal
3 6 (15.38%) Telecoms
4 4 (10.26%) Retail
5 3 (7.69%) Advertising
6 2 (5.13%) Banking
6 2 (5.13%) Financial Institution
6 2 (5.13%) Marketing
7 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Service Analyst
2 8 (20.51%) Service Desk Analyst
3 6 (15.38%) 2nd Line Support
3 6 (15.38%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.82%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 4 (10.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 4 (10.26%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 3 (7.69%) Consultant
6 3 (7.69%) Desktop Support
6 3 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 3 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Legal Analyst
7 2 (5.13%) Migration Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Network Architect
7 2 (5.13%) Senior Wintel Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Support Consultant
7 2 (5.13%) VMware Engineer
7 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (23.08%) Blackberry
2 8 (20.51%) Data Centre
3 6 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (12.82%) iPad
4 5 (12.82%) iPhone
4 5 (12.82%) Smartphone
4 5 (12.82%) Video Conferencing
5 2 (5.13%) Clustering
5 2 (5.13%) Hedge funds
5 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
5 2 (5.13%) PKI
5 2 (5.13%) Replication
6 1 (2.56%) BYOD
6 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (2.56%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 24 (61.54%) Windows 7
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 11 (28.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (15.38%) Windows Server 2003
5 4 (10.26%) Unix
5 4 (10.26%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.69%) Linux
7 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
7 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.13%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.56%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.56%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (25.64%) ITIL
2 6 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 6 (15.38%) Server Virtualisation
3 5 (12.82%) Incident Management
3 5 (12.82%) Software Deployment
4 4 (10.26%) Migration
4 4 (10.26%) Patch Management
4 4 (10.26%) Performance Monitoring
4 4 (10.26%) Project Management
4 4 (10.26%) Software Distribution
4 4 (10.26%) Virtual Environments
5 3 (7.69%) Application Packaging
5 3 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 3 (7.69%) Network Design
6 2 (5.13%) Application Virtualisation
6 2 (5.13%) Asset Management
6 2 (5.13%) Document Management
6 2 (5.13%) Presales
6 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
6 2 (5.13%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 13 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 9 (23.08%) VBScript
3 6 (15.38%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) SC Cleared
1 4 (10.26%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.69%) Degree
3 1 (2.56%) MCSE
3 1 (2.56%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.69%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 29 (74.36%) Active Directory
2 14 (35.90%) VMware Infrastructure
3 6 (15.38%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (10.26%) Hyper-V
4 4 (10.26%) Virtual Servers
4 4 (10.26%) vSphere
4 4 (10.26%) XenApp
4 4 (10.26%) XenDesktop
5 2 (5.13%) Virtual Desktop
5 2 (5.13%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.56%) KVM
Systems Management
1 19 (48.72%) SCCM
2 3 (7.69%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 3 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (5.13%) DameWare
3 2 (5.13%) EMC NetWorker
3 2 (5.13%) McAfee ePO
3 2 (5.13%) Norton AntiVirus
3 2 (5.13%) WSUS
4 1 (2.56%) Backup Exec
4 1 (2.56%) Opscode Chef
4 1 (2.56%) Puppet
4 1 (2.56%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 18 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 16 (41.03%) Dell
3 15 (38.46%) VMware
4 11 (28.21%) Citrix
5 6 (15.38%) Symantec
6 5 (12.82%) AppSense
6 5 (12.82%) Cisco
6 5 (12.82%) HP
6 5 (12.82%) Intel Security
7 4 (10.26%) Acronis
7 4 (10.26%) Aerohive Networks
7 4 (10.26%) Avaya
7 4 (10.26%) Fortinet
7 4 (10.26%) Meraki
7 4 (10.26%) Rackspace
7 4 (10.26%) Sophos
8 3 (7.69%) Wyse
9 2 (5.13%) Apple
9 2 (5.13%) EMC
9 2 (5.13%) Reuters