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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 117 122 138
Rank change year-on-year
+5 +16
Contract jobs citing Altiris 6 11 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.24% 0.42% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.52% 0.84% 0.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 10 2
Average daily rate
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£300 £325 £344
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -5.45%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £235 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £385 £369
UK excluding London average daily rate £324 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-0.38% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £12.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £26.25 £26.50
% change year-on-year
-37.14% -0.94%
Altiris
South East

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
1165 1313 1512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 47.19% 50.17% 50.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 571 565 528
Average daily rate £375 £385 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.59% +10.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £501 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 38 57 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £17.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +12.67%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.29 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £38.90
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Altiris across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014.

Altiris Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Altiris within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 21 October 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
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Reading +11 6 £300 -7.69% 3
Bracknell - - - -
Altiris
South East

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 21 October 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
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) Veritas
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) UNIX
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
4 5 (62.50%) Fat Client
4 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
4 5 (62.50%) DHCP
4 5 (62.50%) DNS
4 5 (62.50%) Thin Client
4 5 (62.50%) Nagios
5 4 (50.00%) NFS
5 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
5 4 (50.00%) Isilon
6 3 (37.50%) Bourne shell
6 3 (37.50%) XenApp
6 3 (37.50%) Korn
6 3 (37.50%) C
6 3 (37.50%) Perl
6 3 (37.50%) VB
6 3 (37.50%) EMC
7 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 4 (50.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) DHCP
1 5 (62.50%) DNS
2 1 (12.50%) SSH
2 1 (12.50%) FTP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Support Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Linux Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Linux Support
1 5 (62.50%) Linux Support Engineer
2 4 (50.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Server Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Server Support
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Analyst
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Thin Client
1 5 (62.50%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 7 (87.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 6 (75.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Linux
3 6 (75.00%) UNIX
4 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Time Management
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) C
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) VB
1 3 (37.50%) Korn
1 3 (37.50%) Bourne shell
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) HNC
1 2 (25.00%) MCSE
1 2 (25.00%) CCNA
1 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) NFS
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (12.50%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 5 (62.50%) Nagios
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
2 6 (75.00%) Veritas
2 6 (75.00%) Red Hat
3 4 (50.00%) Isilon
4 3 (37.50%) EMC
5 2 (25.00%) CA
5 2 (25.00%) NetIQ
5 2 (25.00%) Remedy
5 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
5 2 (25.00%) AppSense
6 1 (12.50%) 3PAR
6 1 (12.50%) VMware
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