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 17 September 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
17 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 65 75 90
Rank change year-on-year
+10 +15
Contract jobs citing Altiris 5 5 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.58% 0.49% 0.36%
As % of the Vendors category 1.28% 0.98% 0.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 5 3
Average daily rate
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£245 £365 £285
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-32.87% +28.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £209 £362 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £281 £385 £357
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £349 £300
% change year-on-year
-6.81% +16.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.00 £25.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-52.00% +11.11%
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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
391 512 776
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 45.73% 50.64% 56.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 192 215 220
Average daily rate £388 £385 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.64% +13.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £200 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 31 21 19
Average hourly rate £17.29 £14.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.46% -30.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.40 £11.39
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £45.00 £22.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-5.26% +2.70%

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 17 September 2014, 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%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) HP
3 6 (75.00%) Citrix
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (62.50%) Fat Client
4 5 (62.50%) Thin Client
5 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
5 4 (50.00%) UNIX
5 4 (50.00%) Veritas
5 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
5 4 (50.00%) DNS
5 4 (50.00%) DHCP
5 4 (50.00%) NFS
5 4 (50.00%) Linux
6 3 (37.50%) C
6 3 (37.50%) Perl
6 3 (37.50%) VB
6 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
6 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
6 3 (37.50%) EMC
6 3 (37.50%) Nagios
6 3 (37.50%) XenApp
6 3 (37.50%) Korn
6 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
6 3 (37.50%) Bourne shell
6 3 (37.50%) Isilon

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 17 September 2014, 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 3 (37.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) DNS
1 4 (50.00%) DHCP
2 1 (12.50%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Desktop Support
1 3 (37.50%) Analyst
1 3 (37.50%) Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Support Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Support
2 2 (25.00%) Linux Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Server Support
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Support
3 1 (12.50%) Support Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Help Desk Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) 1st Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (12.50%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 5 (62.50%) Fat Client
1 5 (62.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 7 (87.50%) Windows 7
3 6 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 4 (50.00%) UNIX
4 4 (50.00%) Linux
5 1 (12.50%) Windows XP
5 1 (12.50%) Windows 2000
5 1 (12.50%) Windows NT
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Incident Management
2 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (12.50%) Time 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 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) DV Cleared
1 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 7 (87.50%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) NFS
3 3 (37.50%) XenApp
4 2 (25.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (25.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (37.50%) Nagios
3 2 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) HP
1 6 (75.00%) Citrix
2 4 (50.00%) Veritas
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (37.50%) Microsoft
3 3 (37.50%) EMC
3 3 (37.50%) Isilon
4 2 (25.00%) AppSense
4 2 (25.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (25.00%) CA