The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altiris products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Altiris over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 115 122 119
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -3
Contract jobs citing Altiris 4 7 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.16% 0.27% 0.43%
As % of the Vendors category 0.35% 0.57% 0.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 7 4
Average daily rate
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£290 £375 £299
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.66% +25.52%
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-1.92% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £23.75 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-62.10% -26.92%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1144 1220 1563
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.96% 47.66% 51.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 525 455 552
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 56 49
Average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £24.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.25% -20.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £12.85 £13.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £31.00 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Altiris
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Altiris across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Altiris Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Altiris
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Altiris Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Altiris
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Altiris Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Altiris also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Altiris.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
3 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
3 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Citrix
4 4 (50.00%) HP
5 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
5 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
5 3 (37.50%) MCP
5 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
5 3 (37.50%) MCSE
5 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
5 3 (37.50%) Windows NT
5 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
5 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
5 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
5 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
5 3 (37.50%) XenApp
6 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
6 2 (25.00%) SCCM
6 2 (25.00%) NetIQ
6 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
6 2 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
6 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
6 2 (25.00%) AppSense

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Altiris also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited Altiris. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Analyst
2 3 (37.50%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Support
4 1 (12.50%) Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Release Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Server Support
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
1 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
4 3 (37.50%) Windows NT
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 2 (25.00%) UNIX
5 2 (25.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (12.50%) Incident Management
2 1 (12.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) C
1 1 (12.50%) Perl
1 1 (12.50%) VB
1 1 (12.50%) Korn
1 1 (12.50%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) MCP
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
1 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (37.50%) XenApp
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) SCCM
1 2 (25.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Microsoft
2 4 (50.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) HP
3 2 (25.00%) NetIQ
3 2 (25.00%) AppSense
3 2 (25.00%) CA
3 2 (25.00%) Veritas
3 2 (25.00%) Red Hat
4 1 (12.50%) EMC
4 1 (12.50%) Isilon