Period
to 17 November 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 17 November 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
17 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 809 784 803
Rank change year-on-year -25 +19 0
Contract jobs citing Altiris 50 70 72
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.074% 0.073%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.17% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 28 34 36
England median daily rate £175 £450 £310
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -61.11% +45.16% -20.51%
10th Percentile £150 £241 £139
90th Percentile £438 £525 £395
UK median daily rate £175 £445 £298
% change year-on-year -60.67% +49.58% -23.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 5 9
England median hourly rate £14.80 £23.14 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.04% +25.08% +2.89%
10th Percentile £13.38 £14.63 £14.80
90th Percentile £14.88 £24.42 £20.15
UK median hourly rate £14.15 £17.38 £18.50
% change year-on-year -18.56% -6.08% +2.89%

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 39,760 40,522 44,497
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 42.16% 42.86% 45.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 24,967 25,380 27,492
England median daily rate £450 £445 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.12% +4.71% +6.25%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £245
90th Percentile £625 £625 £588
UK median daily rate £450 £430 £420
% change year-on-year +4.65% +2.38% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,501 1,360 1,569
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.25 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +1.45% +4.55% -5.71%
10th Percentile £11.00 £10.66 £10.22
90th Percentile £47.00 £45.03 £44.50
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.38 £16.50
% change year-on-year +0.72% +5.30% -5.71%

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 17 November 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 17 November 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 -9 21 £190 -50.97% 1
Midlands - 10 £350 - 1
North West -6 8 £175 -45.10%
North of England -21 8 £175 -45.10% 4
East of England -5 7 £160 -64.44%
East Midlands - 7 £350 - 1
South East -18 3 £324 -31.84%
West Midlands - 3 - -
Altiris
UK

For the 6 months to 17 November 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 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 44 (88.00%) Active Directory
3 35 (70.00%) Windows 7
4 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
5 28 (56.00%) ITIL
6 27 (54.00%) VMware
7 18 (36.00%) SCCM
8 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Office
9 16 (32.00%) Windows XP
9 16 (32.00%) Citrix
9 16 (32.00%) PowerShell
10 15 (30.00%) SLA
10 15 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
11 13 (26.00%) Symantec
11 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
12 12 (24.00%) Office 365
12 12 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
12 12 (24.00%) VPN
13 11 (22.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
13 11 (22.00%) VB
13 11 (22.00%) Windows 8
14 10 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
14 10 (20.00%) MCP
14 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
14 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
14 10 (20.00%) Change Management
14 10 (20.00%) Application Packaging
14 10 (20.00%) MCTS
15 9 (18.00%) Wireless
15 9 (18.00%) Wyse

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 (8.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (8.00%) SharePoint
1 4 (8.00%) Skype for Business
2 2 (4.00%) CMS
2 2 (4.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (4.00%) IIS
3 1 (2.00%) Apache
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2007
3 1 (2.00%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2010
3 1 (2.00%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 17 (34.00%) Microsoft Office
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft Excel
2 2 (4.00%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 12 (24.00%) Office 365
2 2 (4.00%) Adobe Creative Cloud
2 2 (4.00%) OneDrive
3 1 (2.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.00%) VPN
2 9 (18.00%) Wireless
3 3 (6.00%) DNS
3 3 (6.00%) Firewall
3 3 (6.00%) LAN
3 3 (6.00%) SAN
3 3 (6.00%) Skype
3 3 (6.00%) TCP/IP
4 2 (4.00%) DHCP
4 2 (4.00%) VLAN
4 2 (4.00%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.00%) Internet
5 1 (2.00%) Kerberos
5 1 (2.00%) Network Security
5 1 (2.00%) Reverse Proxy
5 1 (2.00%) SMTP
5 1 (2.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.00%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.00%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
3 1 (2.00%) SQL Server 2014
Development Applications
1 6 (12.00%) MSI
General
1 4 (8.00%) Finance
2 2 (4.00%) Advertising
2 2 (4.00%) Banking
2 2 (4.00%) Marketing
3 1 (2.00%) Law
3 1 (2.00%) Local Government
3 1 (2.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 20 (40.00%) Desktop Support
2 14 (28.00%) Support Engineer
3 12 (24.00%) 2nd Line Support
3 12 (24.00%) IT Support
4 10 (20.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 10 (20.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 9 (18.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
6 8 (16.00%) Analyst
7 7 (14.00%) Support Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 4 (8.00%) Consultant
8 4 (8.00%) Desktop Analyst
8 4 (8.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
9 3 (6.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
10 2 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Desktop Support
10 2 (4.00%) 1st/2nd Line Help Desk Support
10 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Desktop Support Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
10 2 (4.00%) IT Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.00%) Software Packaging
2 1 (2.00%) COM
2 1 (2.00%) LDAP
2 1 (2.00%) OCX
2 1 (2.00%) Spring
2 1 (2.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 9 (18.00%) Analytical Skills
1 9 (18.00%) Blackberry
1 9 (18.00%) Driving Licence
2 2 (4.00%) Clustering
2 2 (4.00%) CMDB
2 2 (4.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (4.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (4.00%) Thin Client
3 1 (2.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (2.00%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (2.00%) iPad
3 1 (2.00%) iPhone
3 1 (2.00%) Linux Command Line
3 1 (2.00%) PKI
3 1 (2.00%) Self-Motivation
Operating Systems
1 46 (92.00%) Windows
2 35 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 16 (32.00%) Windows XP
4 11 (22.00%) Windows 8
5 8 (16.00%) Windows 10
6 6 (12.00%) Windows Server
7 4 (8.00%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (4.00%) Linux
9 2 (4.00%) Mac OS
9 2 (4.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 1 (2.00%) AIX
10 1 (2.00%) Android
10 1 (2.00%) HPUX
10 1 (2.00%) Solaris
10 1 (2.00%) Unix
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2003
10 1 (2.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (56.00%) ITIL
2 12 (24.00%) Problem-Solving
3 10 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 10 (20.00%) Change Management
3 10 (20.00%) PRINCE2
3 10 (20.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 9 (18.00%) Desktop Virtualisation
4 9 (18.00%) Service Management
5 4 (8.00%) Software Distribution
6 3 (6.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (6.00%) Patch Management
7 2 (4.00%) Agile Software Development
7 2 (4.00%) Capacity Planning
7 2 (4.00%) Line Management
7 2 (4.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (4.00%) Migration
7 2 (4.00%) OOD
7 2 (4.00%) Requirements Analysis
7 2 (4.00%) Task Automation
7 2 (4.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 16 (32.00%) PowerShell
2 11 (22.00%) VB
3 6 (12.00%) VBScript
4 3 (6.00%) SQL
5 2 (4.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 10 (20.00%) MCP
1 10 (20.00%) MCTS
1 10 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (18.00%) MCSA
2 9 (18.00%) MCSE
2 9 (18.00%) PRINCE2 Certification
3 2 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 2 (4.00%) Security Cleared
4 1 (2.00%) Degree
4 1 (2.00%) Master's Degree
4 1 (2.00%) MCITP
4 1 (2.00%) MOS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 15 (30.00%) SLA
System Software
1 44 (88.00%) Active Directory
2 15 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 13 (26.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.00%) vSphere
4 3 (6.00%) XenApp
5 2 (4.00%) Hyper-V
5 2 (4.00%) VMware ESXi
6 1 (2.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Desktop
6 1 (2.00%) Virtual Servers
6 1 (2.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 18 (36.00%) SCCM
2 11 (22.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 8 (16.00%) Norton AntiVirus
4 7 (14.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
5 3 (6.00%) WSUS
6 2 (4.00%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (4.00%) SCOM
6 2 (4.00%) ThinApp
7 1 (2.00%) Backup Exec
7 1 (2.00%) EdgeSight
7 1 (2.00%) HP SIM
7 1 (2.00%) McAfee ePO
7 1 (2.00%) Microsoft Clustering
7 1 (2.00%) NetBackup
7 1 (2.00%) Puppet
7 1 (2.00%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (2.00%) SmoothWall
7 1 (2.00%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
Vendors
1 33 (66.00%) Microsoft
2 27 (54.00%) VMware
3 16 (32.00%) Citrix
4 13 (26.00%) Symantec
5 9 (18.00%) Wyse
6 6 (12.00%) Apple
7 3 (6.00%) HP
7 3 (6.00%) Ivanti
8 2 (4.00%) 3PAR
8 2 (4.00%) Adobe
8 2 (4.00%) Red Hat
9 1 (2.00%) Avaya
9 1 (2.00%) Cisco
9 1 (2.00%) Dell
9 1 (2.00%) EMC
9 1 (2.00%) McAfee
9 1 (2.00%) NetApp
9 1 (2.00%) Remedy
9 1 (2.00%) SAP
9 1 (2.00%) Veritas