Period
to 24 May 2018

The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 24 May 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
6 months to
24 May 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 841 801 797
Rank change year-on-year -40 -4 -37
Contract jobs citing Altiris 41 44 91
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.041% 0.049% 0.086%
As % of the Vendors category 0.098% 0.11% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 33 43
UK median daily rate £250 £345 £320
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -27.54% +7.81% -2.81%
10th Percentile £163 £101 £213
90th Percentile £505 £484 £438
UK excluding London median daily rate £250 £400 £310
% change year-on-year -37.50% +29.03% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 4 8
UK median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £38.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +21.21% -57.42% +127.94%
10th Percentile £19.00 £14.30 £24.40
90th Percentile £20.50 £22.63 £41.60
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £16.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year +21.21% -58.75% +137.74%

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.

All Vendors
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for knowledge or experience of vendor products and services 42,032 39,899 46,481
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 41.71% 44.17% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 26,210 24,484 28,253
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £250 £250 £240
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £413 £400 £388
% change year-on-year +3.13% +3.23% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1,479 1,397 1,635
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - -6.42% +6.86%
10th Percentile £10.75 £10.38 £10.00
90th Percentile £47.50 £47.50 £47.83
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.86 £16.92 £18.00
% change year-on-year -6.26% -6.00% +7.46%

Altiris
Job Vacancy Trend

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

Job vacancy trend for Altiris in the UK

Altiris
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Altiris in the UK

Altiris
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Altiris over the 6 months to 24 May 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Altiris in the UK

Altiris
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Altiris in the UK

Altiris
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Altiris within the UK over the 6 months to 24 May 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
England -54 36 £283 -18.12% 3
UK excluding London -10 25 £250 -37.50% 2
London -59 15 £313 -3.85% 2
East of England +4 7 £450 -7.69%
South East -18 7 £300 -25.00%
North of England -11 5 £250 -16.67%
Scotland - 5 £175 - 1
North West -13 4 £250 -16.67%
East Midlands +2 1 - - 1
Midlands -9 1 - - 1
North East - 1 £228 -

For the 6 months to 24 May 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 with a requirement for Altiris.

1 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
2 32 (78.05%) Windows
3 30 (73.17%) Active Directory
4 23 (56.10%) Symantec
5 21 (51.22%) Microsoft Office
6 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
6 20 (48.78%) VMware
7 17 (41.46%) Citrix
7 17 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
8 15 (36.59%) SCCM
8 15 (36.59%) Windows 7
8 15 (36.59%) Office 365
9 13 (31.71%) XenApp
10 12 (29.27%) Ivanti
10 12 (29.27%) Finance
11 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
12 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
12 9 (21.95%) ITIL
12 9 (21.95%) Asset Management
12 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
12 9 (21.95%) Skype for Business
13 8 (19.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
13 8 (19.51%) Windows 10
13 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
13 8 (19.51%) SQL
13 8 (19.51%) VBScript
13 8 (19.51%) HP
14 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
14 7 (17.07%) MSI
14 7 (17.07%) Avaya

Altiris
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 20 (48.78%) MS Exchange
2 9 (21.95%) SharePoint
2 9 (21.95%) Skype for Business
3 7 (17.07%) Exchange Server 2010
4 6 (14.63%) Exchange Server 2013
4 6 (14.63%) IIS
5 5 (12.20%) IBM Notes
6 3 (7.32%) Apache
6 3 (7.32%) Exchange Server 2007
6 3 (7.32%) SharePoint 2010
7 2 (4.88%) CMS
Applications
1 21 (51.22%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Excel
3 2 (4.88%) Microsoft PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 15 (36.59%) Office 365
2 4 (9.76%) OneDrive
3 2 (4.88%) Adobe Creative Cloud
Communications & Networking
1 6 (14.63%) SAN
2 4 (9.76%) Skype
3 3 (7.32%) Kerberos
3 3 (7.32%) LAN
3 3 (7.32%) Reverse Proxy
3 3 (7.32%) WAN
4 2 (4.88%) DHCP
4 2 (4.88%) DNS
4 2 (4.88%) Fibre Channel
4 2 (4.88%) Internet
4 2 (4.88%) iSCSI
4 2 (4.88%) NetScaler
4 2 (4.88%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (4.88%) VLAN
4 2 (4.88%) VPN
4 2 (4.88%) VSAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.07%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (2.44%) Big Data
3 1 (2.44%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 7 (17.07%) MSI
General
1 12 (29.27%) Finance
2 4 (9.76%) Legal
3 3 (7.32%) Local Government
4 2 (4.88%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Investment Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Manufacturing
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
5 1 (2.44%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.44%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 17 (41.46%) Analyst
2 10 (24.39%) Desktop Support
3 9 (21.95%) Support Analyst
4 7 (17.07%) 2nd Line Support
5 6 (14.63%) 1st/2nd Line Support
5 6 (14.63%) Desktop Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Service Analyst
5 6 (14.63%) Service Desk Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) 1st/2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
6 5 (12.20%) Server Engineer
7 4 (9.76%) 1st/2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) 2nd Line Service Desk Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Desktop Support Analyst
7 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Support
7 4 (9.76%) Service Desk Support Analyst
8 3 (7.32%) Consultant
8 3 (7.32%) Junior
8 3 (7.32%) Systems Engineer
9 2 (4.88%) Software Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (7.32%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 6 (14.63%) Data Centre
2 4 (9.76%) Blackberry
2 4 (9.76%) CESG
3 3 (7.32%) Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) PKI
3 3 (7.32%) User Experience
4 2 (4.88%) CMDB
4 2 (4.88%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 32 (78.05%) Windows
2 15 (36.59%) Windows 7
3 11 (26.83%) Windows Server
4 8 (19.51%) Windows 10
4 8 (19.51%) Windows Server 2008
5 6 (14.63%) Windows Server 2012
6 4 (9.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.32%) Linux
7 3 (7.32%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
7 3 (7.32%) Windows 8
8 2 (4.88%) Apple iOS
8 2 (4.88%) Mac OS
9 1 (2.44%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (21.95%) Asset Management
1 9 (21.95%) ITIL
2 5 (12.20%) IT Asset Management
2 5 (12.20%) Software Deployment
3 4 (9.76%) Desktop Virtualisation
3 4 (9.76%) Disk Encryption
3 4 (9.76%) Fund Management
3 4 (9.76%) Time Management
4 3 (7.32%) Customer Requirements
4 3 (7.32%) Migration
4 3 (7.32%) PRINCE2
4 3 (7.32%) Security Patching
4 3 (7.32%) Software Licensing
5 2 (4.88%) Application Virtualisation
5 2 (4.88%) ITSM
5 2 (4.88%) Network Virtualisation
5 2 (4.88%) Presales
5 2 (4.88%) Server Building
5 2 (4.88%) Service Management
5 2 (4.88%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 9 (21.95%) PowerShell
2 8 (19.51%) SQL
2 8 (19.51%) VBScript
3 3 (7.32%) VB
4 2 (4.88%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 5 (12.20%) SC Cleared
1 5 (12.20%) Security Cleared
2 3 (7.32%) HNC
2 3 (7.32%) HND
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.32%) SLA
System Software
1 30 (73.17%) Active Directory
2 17 (41.46%) VMware Infrastructure
3 13 (31.71%) XenApp
4 7 (17.07%) Microsoft App-V
4 7 (17.07%) vSphere
4 7 (17.07%) XenDesktop
5 4 (9.76%) BitLocker
5 4 (9.76%) Hyper-V
5 4 (9.76%) Virtual Machines
6 3 (7.32%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 2 (4.88%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (2.44%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 15 (36.59%) SCCM
2 8 (19.51%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 5 (12.20%) HP SIM
3 5 (12.20%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (12.20%) SCOM
4 4 (9.76%) Microsoft Intune
4 4 (9.76%) vCenter Server
5 3 (7.32%) McAfee ePO
5 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Clustering
5 3 (7.32%) NetBackup
5 3 (7.32%) SmoothWall
5 3 (7.32%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 3 (7.32%) WSUS
6 2 (4.88%) Jamf Pro
6 2 (4.88%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 2 (4.88%) vMotion
Vendors
1 33 (80.49%) Microsoft
2 23 (56.10%) Symantec
3 20 (48.78%) VMware
4 17 (41.46%) Citrix
5 12 (29.27%) Ivanti
6 8 (19.51%) HP
7 7 (17.07%) Avaya
8 5 (12.20%) 3PAR
8 5 (12.20%) Apple
8 5 (12.20%) Lotus
9 4 (9.76%) Bloomberg
9 4 (9.76%) Cisco
9 4 (9.76%) Sophos
10 3 (7.32%) McAfee
10 3 (7.32%) Oracle
10 3 (7.32%) Red Hat
11 2 (4.88%) Adobe
11 2 (4.88%) Dell
12 1 (2.44%) EMC