The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Altiris products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Altiris over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Altiris
Rank - 74 70
Contract jobs citing Altiris 0 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.10% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category - 0.20% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 3
Average daily rate
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- £290 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -10.76%
UK excluding London average daily rate £347 £170 £300
% change year-on-year
+104.40% -43.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.99 £29.00 £30.50
% change year-on-year
-55.19% -4.91%
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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 Reading region.

Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
386 496 472
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 44.88% 50.15% 51.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 215 252 159
Average daily rate £375 £390 £323
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.84% +20.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £210 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 16 34
Average hourly rate £55.65 £19.00 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+192.89% +2.70%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Altiris
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

Altiris Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

Altiris
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

Altiris Daily Rate Trend in Reading

Altiris
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

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

Altiris Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

Altiris
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 8 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 7 (87.50%) Incident Management
2 7 (87.50%) Veritas
2 7 (87.50%) Nagios
3 6 (75.00%) DNS
3 6 (75.00%) DHCP
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) Isilon
4 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
5 4 (50.00%) Remedy
5 4 (50.00%) NFS
5 4 (50.00%) SLA
5 4 (50.00%) ITIL
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (37.50%) RHCSA
6 3 (37.50%) Bourne shell
6 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
6 3 (37.50%) Time Management
6 3 (37.50%) Korn
6 3 (37.50%) HNC

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Reading 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 5 (62.50%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 6 (75.00%) DNS
1 6 (75.00%) DHCP
2 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (25.00%) FTP
2 2 (25.00%) SSH
Job Titles
1 7 (87.50%) Linux Support Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Linux Engineer
1 7 (87.50%) Linux Support
1 7 (87.50%) Support Engineer
2 6 (75.00%) Windows Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Server Support
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Server Engineer
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%) Applications Support Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Fat Client
1 3 (37.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) UNIX
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
1 8 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 8 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 7 (87.50%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) Incident Management
2 4 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (37.50%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bourne shell
1 3 (37.50%) Korn
1 3 (37.50%) C
1 3 (37.50%) Perl
1 3 (37.50%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) RHCSA
1 3 (37.50%) HNC
1 3 (37.50%) MCSE
1 3 (37.50%) CCNA
1 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (37.50%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) NFS
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Workstation
4 1 (12.50%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 8 (100.00%) NetBackup
2 7 (87.50%) Nagios
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) HP
1 8 (100.00%) Citrix
1 8 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 7 (87.50%) Veritas
3 5 (62.50%) Isilon
4 4 (50.00%) Remedy
5 3 (37.50%) EMC
6 2 (25.00%) VMware
6 2 (25.00%) 3PAR