The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 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 Reading 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Altiris
Rank 65 73 74
Rank change year-on-year
+8 +1
Contract jobs citing Altiris 2 2 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 0.22% 0.21% 0.42%
As % of the Vendors category 0.45% 0.40% 0.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 2
Average daily rate
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£290 £388 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-25.16% +40.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £319 £225 £300
% change year-on-year
+41.66% -25.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £9.00 £16.74 £32.50
% change year-on-year
-46.22% -48.50%
Vendors Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
441 501 639
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 48.78% 51.54% 53.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 176 189 203
Average daily rate £375 £364 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.09% +6.98%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £140 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 28 32
Average hourly rate £17.07 £27.50 £15.58
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-37.92% +76.56%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.35 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.60 £31.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.21
% change year-on-year
-10.25% +1.50%
Altiris
Berkshire

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 29 Related IT Skills in Reading

For the 6 months to 24 July 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
3 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
4 2 (40.00%) MCP
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (40.00%) AppSense
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
4 2 (40.00%) SCCM
4 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
4 2 (40.00%) XenApp
4 2 (40.00%) HP
4 2 (40.00%) Citrix
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 2 (40.00%) CA
4 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
4 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (40.00%) NetIQ
4 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
4 2 (40.00%) MCSE
4 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
4 2 (40.00%) Windows NT
4 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
4 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
5 1 (20.00%) Finance

Altiris
Top Related IT Skills in Reading by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 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.

Applications
1 2 (40.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (40.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Support
2 2 (40.00%) Desktop Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) Help Desk Analyst
2 2 (40.00%) 1st Line Support
3 1 (20.00%) Release Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support
3 1 (20.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Support Analyst
3 1 (20.00%) Technical Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (40.00%) Fat Client
1 2 (40.00%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (60.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (40.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (40.00%) Windows 2000
3 2 (40.00%) Windows NT
3 2 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) MCP
1 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) DV Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Security Cleared
1 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (40.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (40.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 2 (40.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (40.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (40.00%) AppSense
2 2 (40.00%) HP
2 2 (40.00%) Citrix
2 2 (40.00%) CA
2 2 (40.00%) NetIQ