The first table below looks at the demand 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 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the Berkshire region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 125 115 111
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -4
Contract jobs citing Altiris 4 6 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.14% 0.24% 0.80%
As % of the Vendors category 0.28% 0.51% 1.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 5 10
Average daily rate £150 £325 £280
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-53.84% +16.07%
UK excluding London average daily rate £198 £206 £280
% change year-on-year
-4.24% -26.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £14.50 - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.42 £10.43 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+67.09% -16.60%
Vendors Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1442 1183 1629
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 50.53% 48.13% 52.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 682 448 570
Average daily rate £350 £350 £350
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £185 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £521 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 73 58
Average hourly rate £17.50 £28.00 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.50% +69.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.08 £13.10 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £27.88 £51.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Altiris
South East

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 18 April 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 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (75.00%) MCSE
3 4 (50.00%) Linux
3 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
4 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
4 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
4 3 (37.50%) Time Management
4 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
4 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix
4 3 (37.50%) CCA
4 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
4 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
4 3 (37.50%) HP
4 3 (37.50%) RHCE
4 3 (37.50%) Veritas
4 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
4 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
4 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
4 3 (37.50%) Windows NT
4 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
4 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
4 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
4 3 (37.50%) MCP

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 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.

Applications
1 3 (37.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (37.50%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (12.50%) Crystal Reports
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Windows Support Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Support
2 3 (37.50%) 1st Line Support
2 3 (37.50%) Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Analyst
3 2 (25.00%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) NOC Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Support
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Support
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
1 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (50.00%) Linux
2 4 (50.00%) Windows 7
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (37.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (37.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (37.50%) Windows 2000
3 3 (37.50%) Windows NT
3 3 (37.50%) Windows XP
3 3 (37.50%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
1 3 (37.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 6 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (37.50%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) CCA
2 3 (37.50%) Citrix Certification
2 3 (37.50%) RHCE
2 3 (37.50%) MCP
3 2 (25.00%) DV Cleared
System Software
1 6 (75.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 1 (12.50%) EMC NetWorker
2 1 (12.50%) PureDisk
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 1 (12.50%) Nagios
2 1 (12.50%) Legato
Vendors
1 3 (37.50%) Citrix
1 3 (37.50%) HP
1 3 (37.50%) Veritas
1 3 (37.50%) Red Hat
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
2 1 (12.50%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Symantec
2 1 (12.50%) EMC