The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Novell 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 Novell over the 3 months to 2 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 Novell, Inc.

Location
3 months to
2 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell
Rank 118 130 138
Rank change year-on-year
+12 +8
Contract jobs citing Novell 2 2 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.082% 0.077% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.18% 0.15% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£400 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £275 £203
% change year-on-year
-18.18% +35.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.00 £12.50
% change year-on-year
- +20.00%
Novell
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
1110 1301 1593
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 45.27% 50.08% 52.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 511 540 544
Average daily rate £375 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £211 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £525 £480
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 48 54 54
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.88 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -15.62%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.25 £12.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £37.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £18.37 £18.75
% change year-on-year
+3.45% -2.05%

Novell
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

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

Novell Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Novell
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Novell Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Novell
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Novell Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Novell
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 Novell within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 2 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Slough - - - - 1
Novell
South East

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Novell 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 Novell.

1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (50.00%) LDAP
2 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) POP3
2 1 (50.00%) SMTP
2 1 (50.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) IBM
2 1 (50.00%) Sun
2 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) Lotus
2 1 (50.00%) GroupWise
2 1 (50.00%) Service Management
2 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (50.00%) Clustering
2 1 (50.00%) MCTS
2 1 (50.00%) MCITP
2 1 (50.00%) Degree
2 1 (50.00%) IMAP
2 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
2 1 (50.00%) SPML
2 1 (50.00%) BeanShell
2 1 (50.00%) SailPoint
2 1 (50.00%) HTML

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 2 October 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Novell 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 Novell. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) IBM Notes
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) GroupWise
1 1 (50.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) LDAP
1 1 (50.00%) POP3
1 1 (50.00%) SMTP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) SAN
1 1 (50.00%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) MySQL
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Architect
1 1 (50.00%) Management Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Consultant
1 1 (50.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) SPML
1 1 (50.00%) SailPoint
1 1 (50.00%) HTML
1 1 (50.00%) JSP
1 1 (50.00%) Servlets
1 1 (50.00%) SOAP
1 1 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) AIX
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Service Management
1 1 (50.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 1 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) BeanShell
1 1 (50.00%) Java
1 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) MCTS
1 1 (50.00%) MCITP
1 1 (50.00%) Degree
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) IBM
1 1 (50.00%) Sun
1 1 (50.00%) HP
1 1 (50.00%) Lotus
1 1 (50.00%) Oracle
1 1 (50.00%) Sybase
1 1 (50.00%) PeopleSoft
1 1 (50.00%) SAP