Period
to 23 January 2019

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 23 January 2019 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
23 Jan 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 800 783 779
Rank change year-on-year -17 -4 +20
Contract jobs citing Altiris 41 75 54
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.045% 0.081% 0.060%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.19% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 44 28
England median daily rate £190 £450 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -57.78% +43.43% -16.33%
10th Percentile £152 £186 £116
90th Percentile £438 £534 £449
UK median daily rate £190 £450 £298
% change year-on-year -57.78% +51.26% -20.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 4 9
England median hourly rate £14.15 £23.14 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -38.85% +25.08% +12.89%
10th Percentile £13.13 £17.19 £14.60
90th Percentile £15.72 £24.42 £19.25
UK median hourly rate £13.50 £20.26 £18.50
% change year-on-year -33.36% +9.50% +12.89%

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 38,510 39,093 40,233
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.18% 42.21% 45.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,109 24,832 24,934
England median daily rate £450 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.88% +4.94%
10th Percentile £260 £238 £250
90th Percentile £638 £625 £594
UK median daily rate £450 £438 £425
% change year-on-year +2.86% +2.94% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,374 1,291 1,478
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.48 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +0.11% -0.11% -2.78%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.75 £10.25
90th Percentile £47.50 £45.00 £45.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.43 £17.00
% change year-on-year +0.40% +2.53% -5.56%

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 23 January 2019.

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 23 January 2019. 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 -10 17 £208 -44.85% 2
North of England -5 8 £175 -23.08%
Midlands - 6 £350 - 3
East of England -7 5 £160 -64.44%
Yorkshire - 5 - -
South East 0 4 £433 -13.40%
West Midlands - 4 - - 3
North West -9 3 £175 -
East Midlands - 2 £350 -
Altiris
UK

For the 6 months to 23 January 2019, 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 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
3 28 (68.29%) Active Directory
4 22 (53.66%) VMware
5 21 (51.22%) Windows 7
6 20 (48.78%) ITIL
7 17 (41.46%) SCCM
8 16 (39.02%) Microsoft App-V
9 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Office
9 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
10 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
11 12 (29.27%) Office 365
11 12 (29.27%) Citrix
11 12 (29.27%) Symantec
12 10 (24.39%) Ivanti
12 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
13 9 (21.95%) Windows 10
13 9 (21.95%) MSI
13 9 (21.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 9 (21.95%) McAfee
13 9 (21.95%) Blackberry
13 9 (21.95%) VBScript
14 8 (19.51%) VPN
14 8 (19.51%) Windows 8
14 8 (19.51%) Root Cause Analysis
14 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
15 7 (17.07%) Desktop Virtualisation
15 7 (17.07%) Service Management
15 7 (17.07%) Wyse
15 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development

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 6 (14.63%) Skype for Business
2 4 (9.76%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.32%) SharePoint
4 2 (4.88%) Exchange Server 2013
4 2 (4.88%) IIS
5 1 (2.44%) Apache
5 1 (2.44%) CMS
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (2.44%) Exchange Server 2010
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2010
5 1 (2.44%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
3 2 (4.88%) Shockwave
Cloud Services
1 12 (29.27%) Office 365
2 2 (4.88%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.44%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 8 (19.51%) VPN
2 5 (12.20%) Skype
2 5 (12.20%) Wireless
3 4 (9.76%) LAN
3 4 (9.76%) WAN
4 3 (7.32%) DNS
4 3 (7.32%) Firewall
4 3 (7.32%) Remote Desktop
4 3 (7.32%) SAN
4 3 (7.32%) TCP/IP
5 2 (4.88%) DHCP
5 2 (4.88%) Internet
5 2 (4.88%) VoIP
5 2 (4.88%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.44%) Kerberos
6 1 (2.44%) NetScaler
6 1 (2.44%) Network Security
6 1 (2.44%) Reverse Proxy
6 1 (2.44%) SMTP
6 1 (2.44%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (7.32%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.88%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Oracle Database
3 1 (2.44%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MSI
2 5 (12.20%) InstallShield
2 5 (12.20%) WinDbg
General
1 5 (12.20%) Finance
2 2 (4.88%) Advertising
2 2 (4.88%) Marketing
2 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.44%) Banking
3 1 (2.44%) Local Government
3 1 (2.44%) Retail
Job Titles
1 14 (34.15%) Desktop Support
2 12 (29.27%) Support Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Desktop Engineer
3 9 (21.95%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 7 (17.07%) Applications Packager
5 6 (14.63%) Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) IT Support
6 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared Application Packager
6 5 (12.20%) Support Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Support
7 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 3 (7.32%) 1st/2nd Line Support
8 3 (7.32%) Desktop Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Desktop Support Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Platform Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
9 2 (4.88%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
9 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
9 2 (4.88%) 2nd Line Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.88%) Flash
2 1 (2.44%) EDI
2 1 (2.44%) LDAP
2 1 (2.44%) OCX
2 1 (2.44%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.44%) Spring
2 1 (2.44%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (21.95%) Blackberry
2 8 (19.51%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Management Information System
4 4 (9.76%) Fat Client
4 4 (9.76%) Thin Client
5 3 (7.32%) Driving Licence
5 3 (7.32%) iPad
5 3 (7.32%) iPhone
6 2 (4.88%) Clustering
6 2 (4.88%) Data Centre
6 2 (4.88%) Self-Motivation
6 2 (4.88%) Smartphone
6 2 (4.88%) Video Conferencing
7 1 (2.44%) Chip and PIN
7 1 (2.44%) CMDB
7 1 (2.44%) Enterprise Software
7 1 (2.44%) Linux Command Line
7 1 (2.44%) PKI
7 1 (2.44%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 39 (95.12%) Windows
2 21 (51.22%) Windows 7
3 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
4 9 (21.95%) Windows 10
5 8 (19.51%) Windows 8
6 5 (12.20%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (9.76%) Windows XP
8 3 (7.32%) Linux
8 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2012
10 1 (2.44%) AIX
10 1 (2.44%) HPUX
10 1 (2.44%) Solaris
10 1 (2.44%) Unix
10 1 (2.44%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (48.78%) ITIL
2 8 (19.51%) Root Cause Analysis
3 7 (17.07%) Agile Software Development
3 7 (17.07%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 7 (17.07%) Service Management
4 5 (12.20%) Change Management
4 5 (12.20%) Problem-Solving
4 5 (12.20%) Security Patching
4 5 (12.20%) Service Delivery
5 4 (9.76%) Infrastructure Engineering
5 4 (9.76%) PRINCE2
6 3 (7.32%) Application Packaging
6 3 (7.32%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (7.32%) Network Management
6 3 (7.32%) Software Deployment
7 2 (4.88%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.88%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.88%) Server Management
7 2 (4.88%) Time Management
7 2 (4.88%) Virtual Environments
Programming Languages
1 13 (31.71%) PowerShell
2 9 (21.95%) VBScript
3 6 (14.63%) SQL
4 5 (12.20%) VB
5 1 (2.44%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.76%) MCP
2 4 (9.76%) MCTS
2 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Certification
3 3 (7.32%) MCSA
3 3 (7.32%) MCSE
3 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2 Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Citrix Certification
4 1 (2.44%) Degree
4 1 (2.44%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.44%) MCITP
4 1 (2.44%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.76%) SLA
System Software
1 28 (68.29%) Active Directory
2 16 (39.02%) Microsoft App-V
3 14 (34.15%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (9.76%) XenApp
5 3 (7.32%) VMware ESXi
6 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
6 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
6 2 (4.88%) vSphere
6 2 (4.88%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.44%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 17 (41.46%) SCCM
2 9 (21.95%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 7 (17.07%) WSUS
4 5 (12.20%) Perfmon
5 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (7.32%) Norton AntiVirus
6 2 (4.88%) SCOM
6 2 (4.88%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
7 1 (2.44%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.44%) EdgeSight
7 1 (2.44%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.44%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.44%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.44%) Puppet
7 1 (2.44%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.44%) SmoothWall
7 1 (2.44%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 1 (2.44%) XenMobile
Vendors
1 30 (73.17%) Microsoft
2 22 (53.66%) VMware
3 12 (29.27%) Citrix
3 12 (29.27%) Symantec
4 10 (24.39%) Ivanti
5 9 (21.95%) McAfee
6 7 (17.07%) Wyse
7 5 (12.20%) Apple
7 5 (12.20%) HP
8 3 (7.32%) Cisco
8 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
9 2 (4.88%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.88%) Adobe
9 2 (4.88%) Oracle
9 2 (4.88%) Remedy
10 1 (2.44%) Avaya
10 1 (2.44%) Dell
10 1 (2.44%) EMC
10 1 (2.44%) SAP
10 1 (2.44%) Snow