The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the South East 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 29 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.

Altiris
England / South East
3 months to
29 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 243 262 250
Rank change year-on-year +19 -12  
Contract jobs citing Altiris 5 4 18
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the South East 0.064% 0.043% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.088% 0.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 6
Median daily rate £400 £265 £307
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +50.94% -13.61%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £275 £225
% change year-on-year +27.27% +22.22%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £16.50 - £12.42
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 South East.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
South East
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 3840 4566 4489
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the South East 48.81% 48.87% 45.65%
Number of daily rates quoted 2116 2731 2345
Median daily rate £413 £390 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.76% +4.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £242 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year +3.22% +3.33%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 196 205 236
Median hourly rate £15.50 £28.38 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -45.37% +53.37%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £12.32 £11.75
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £55.00 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.25 £19.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year -14.47% +11.76%  

Altiris
Job Vacancy Trend in the South East

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the South East 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 South East

Altiris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Altiris in the South East

Altiris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Altiris in the South East

Altiris
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Altiris within the South East region over the 3 months to 29 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
Hampshire - 5 £400 -
Altiris
England

For the 6 months to 29 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 South East region with a requirement for Altiris.

1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) SCCM
3 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
4 6 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
4 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
4 6 (50.00%) MS Office
4 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
5 5 (41.67%) Dell
5 5 (41.67%) Law
5 5 (41.67%) Smartphone
5 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
5 5 (41.67%) iPhone
5 5 (41.67%) iPad
5 5 (41.67%) Software Deployment
6 4 (33.33%) Intel Security
6 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
6 4 (33.33%) Unix
6 4 (33.33%) WAN
6 4 (33.33%) LAN
7 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
8 2 (16.67%) Presales
8 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
8 2 (16.67%) Coaching
8 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
8 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
8 2 (16.67%) NAS

Altiris
Co-occurring IT Skills in the South East 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 2 (16.67%) Apache
1 2 (16.67%) Tomcat
1 2 (16.67%) WebLogic
Applications
1 6 (50.00%) MS Office
2 3 (25.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (33.33%) LAN
1 4 (33.33%) WAN
2 2 (16.67%) ADSL
2 2 (16.67%) DMZ
2 2 (16.67%) DNS
2 2 (16.67%) Firewall
2 2 (16.67%) MPLS
2 2 (16.67%) NAS
2 2 (16.67%) SAN
2 2 (16.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (16.67%) VoIP
2 2 (16.67%) Wi-Fi
2 2 (16.67%) WLAN
3 1 (8.33%) PBX
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2005
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2008
1 2 (16.67%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 6 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 5 (41.67%) Law
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 3 (25.00%) Support Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Architect
3 2 (16.67%) Network Architect
3 2 (16.67%) SCCM Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Wintel Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Service Desk Analyst
3 2 (16.67%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) First Line Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (8.33%) Voice Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (16.67%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 6 (50.00%) Video Conferencing
2 5 (41.67%) iPad
2 5 (41.67%) iPhone
2 5 (41.67%) Smartphone
3 2 (16.67%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (16.67%) Clustering
3 2 (16.67%) Data Centre
3 2 (16.67%) Management Information System
3 2 (16.67%) PKI
3 2 (16.67%) Replication
4 1 (8.33%) IVR
4 1 (8.33%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) Windows 7
3 4 (33.33%) Unix
4 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) Incident Management
1 5 (41.67%) Software Deployment
2 2 (16.67%) Asset Management
2 2 (16.67%) Change Control
2 2 (16.67%) Coaching
2 2 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 2 (16.67%) Data Protection
2 2 (16.67%) ITIL
2 2 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 2 (16.67%) Migration
2 2 (16.67%) Network Design
2 2 (16.67%) Patch Management
2 2 (16.67%) Presales
2 2 (16.67%) PRINCE2
2 2 (16.67%) Software Distribution
2 2 (16.67%) TOGAF
3 1 (8.33%) Line Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (33.33%) PowerShell
2 2 (16.67%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (25.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (16.67%) Degree
2 2 (16.67%) SC Cleared
3 1 (8.33%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 12 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (16.67%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 9 (75.00%) SCCM
2 2 (16.67%) McAfee ePO
2 2 (16.67%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (16.67%) WSUS
Vendors
1 9 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (41.67%) Dell
3 4 (33.33%) Intel Security
4 2 (16.67%) Citrix
4 2 (16.67%) VMware