Period
to 19 August 2018

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 6 months to 19 August 2018 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.

Altiris
UK > England
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 812 765 815
Rank change year-on-year -47 +50 -28
Contract jobs citing Altiris 40 58 66
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.043% 0.065% 0.066%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.15% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 18 31 38
England median daily rate £175 £325 £323
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -46.15% +0.62% -13.87%
10th Percentile £157 £100 £224
90th Percentile £288 £488 £444
UK median daily rate £175 £325 £321
% change year-on-year -46.15% +1.40% -14.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 2
England median hourly rate £14.80 £20.26 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -26.94% -17.32% +36.26%
UK median hourly rate £14.80 £20.26 £40.00
% change year-on-year -26.94% -49.36% +122.47%

Altiris is in the Vendor Products and Services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services advertised in England.

All Vendors
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 39,126 38,869 45,021
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 41.91% 43.72% 44.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,515 23,943 28,081
England median daily rate £450 £440 £420
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.39% +4.64% +5.00%
10th Percentile £250 £260 £250
90th Percentile £625 £613 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £413
% change year-on-year +4.65% +4.24% +3.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,414 1,271 1,484
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £17.18
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.94% -1.02% -1.86%
10th Percentile £11.17 £10.40 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.00 £47.50 £43.75
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.13 £17.50
% change year-on-year +2.19% -2.14% -

Altiris
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing Altiris as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

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 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Altiris in England

Altiris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 6 months to 19 August 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London -44 14 £175 -45.10% 3
North West -5 9 £175 -44.00%
North of England -15 9 £175 -44.00% 1
East of England 0 8 £160 -66.32% 2
East Midlands +8 7 - -
Midlands -2 7 - -
South East -20 2 £175 -45.31% 2
Altiris
UK

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Altiris also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the England region with a requirement for Altiris.

1 37 (92.50%) Active Directory
2 33 (82.50%) Windows
3 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
4 26 (65.00%) Windows 7
5 21 (52.50%) ITIL
6 20 (50.00%) VMware
7 18 (45.00%) SLA
8 17 (42.50%) Windows XP
9 16 (40.00%) SCCM
9 16 (40.00%) PowerShell
10 15 (37.50%) Citrix
10 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
10 15 (37.50%) Symantec
11 12 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
12 11 (27.50%) VPN
13 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
13 10 (25.00%) MCP
13 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
13 10 (25.00%) VB
13 10 (25.00%) MCTS
14 9 (22.50%) Application Packaging
14 9 (22.50%) Microsoft App-V
14 9 (22.50%) MCSE
14 9 (22.50%) MCSA
14 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
14 9 (22.50%) Change Management
14 9 (22.50%) Wireless
14 9 (22.50%) Office 365
14 9 (22.50%) Driving Licence
15 8 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus

Altiris
Co-occurring 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 4 (10.00%) CMS
1 4 (10.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (7.50%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (5.00%) Skype for Business
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2007
4 1 (2.50%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (2.50%) IIS
4 1 (2.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 15 (37.50%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (5.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 9 (22.50%) Office 365
2 4 (10.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
3 1 (2.50%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.50%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 11 (27.50%) VPN
2 9 (22.50%) Wireless
3 4 (10.00%) VLAN
4 3 (7.50%) LAN
5 2 (5.00%) TCP/IP
6 1 (2.50%) DHCP
6 1 (2.50%) DNS
6 1 (2.50%) Firewall
6 1 (2.50%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.50%) SAN
6 1 (2.50%) Skype
6 1 (2.50%) SMTP
6 1 (2.50%) WAN
6 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) Big Data
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 5 (12.50%) MSI
General
1 3 (7.50%) Banking
1 3 (7.50%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.00%) Legal
3 1 (2.50%) Law
3 1 (2.50%) Local Government
3 1 (2.50%) Manufacturing
3 1 (2.50%) Retail
3 1 (2.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (37.50%) Desktop Support
2 11 (27.50%) Analyst
2 11 (27.50%) Support Analyst
3 10 (25.00%) IT Support
4 9 (22.50%) 2nd Line Support
5 8 (20.00%) Support Engineer
6 7 (17.50%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
7 6 (15.00%) Desktop Engineer
8 5 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
8 5 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 5 (12.50%) Desktop Support Engineer
9 4 (10.00%) Consultant
10 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
10 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
10 3 (7.50%) 3rd Line Support
11 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
11 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
11 2 (5.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
11 2 (5.00%) Applications Consultant
11 2 (5.00%) Project Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.50%) COM
Miscellaneous
1 9 (22.50%) Driving Licence
2 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
2 4 (10.00%) Blackberry
2 4 (10.00%) CMDB
3 1 (2.50%) Clustering
3 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.50%) Data Centre
3 1 (2.50%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.50%) PKI
3 1 (2.50%) RIA
3 1 (2.50%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 33 (82.50%) Windows
2 26 (65.00%) Windows 7
3 17 (42.50%) Windows XP
4 5 (12.50%) Windows 8
5 4 (10.00%) Mac OS
5 4 (10.00%) Windows 10
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (7.50%) Windows Server 2012
7 1 (2.50%) Android
7 1 (2.50%) Apple iOS
7 1 (2.50%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (52.50%) ITIL
2 12 (30.00%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (25.00%) PRINCE2
4 9 (22.50%) Application Packaging
4 9 (22.50%) Change Management
5 6 (15.00%) Service Management
5 6 (15.00%) Software Distribution
6 4 (10.00%) Application Virtualisation
6 4 (10.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
6 4 (10.00%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (7.50%) ITSM
8 2 (5.00%) Agile Software Development
8 2 (5.00%) Line Management
8 2 (5.00%) Migration
8 2 (5.00%) OOD
8 2 (5.00%) Patch Management
8 2 (5.00%) Requirements Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Risk Analysis
8 2 (5.00%) Task Automation
9 1 (2.50%) Mentoring
Programming Languages
1 16 (40.00%) PowerShell
2 10 (25.00%) VB
3 6 (15.00%) VBScript
4 4 (10.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (7.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 10 (25.00%) MCP
1 10 (25.00%) MCTS
1 10 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (22.50%) MCSA
2 9 (22.50%) MCSE
2 9 (22.50%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 3 (7.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (7.50%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.50%) Degree
4 1 (2.50%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.50%) MCITP
4 1 (2.50%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 18 (45.00%) SLA
System Software
1 37 (92.50%) Active Directory
2 9 (22.50%) Microsoft App-V
3 8 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (10.00%) vSphere
5 3 (7.50%) Virtual Machines
5 3 (7.50%) XenApp
6 2 (5.00%) Hyper-V
6 2 (5.00%) VMware ESXi
7 1 (2.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.50%) Virtual Desktop
7 1 (2.50%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 16 (40.00%) SCCM
2 8 (20.00%) Norton AntiVirus
3 7 (17.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (12.50%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 4 (10.00%) Jamf Pro
6 3 (7.50%) vCenter Server
7 2 (5.00%) ThinApp
7 2 (5.00%) WSUS
8 1 (2.50%) HP SIM
8 1 (2.50%) McAfee ePO
8 1 (2.50%) Microsoft Clustering
8 1 (2.50%) SCOM
8 1 (2.50%) SmoothWall
8 1 (2.50%) vMotion
Vendors
1 31 (77.50%) Microsoft
2 20 (50.00%) VMware
3 15 (37.50%) Citrix
3 15 (37.50%) Symantec
4 5 (12.50%) Apple
5 4 (10.00%) Adobe
5 4 (10.00%) Ivanti
5 4 (10.00%) Wyse
6 2 (5.00%) Dell
7 1 (2.50%) Avaya
7 1 (2.50%) Cisco
7 1 (2.50%) HP
7 1 (2.50%) McAfee
7 1 (2.50%) Remedy