The table below looks at the statistics for NDS skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NDS over the 3 months to 28 April 2016 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.

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetIQ eDirectory (formerly Novell Directory Services NDS)
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing NDS 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - - -
As % of the System Software category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £513
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
NDS
London

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire System Software category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

System Software Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
347 511 512
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 10.01% 9.39% 8.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 273 380 343
Average daily rate £450 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £223 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £338 £318
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +6.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 25 32
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.25 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+10.14% -15.85%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £10.75 £12.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.80 £24.25 £30.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -

NDS
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing NDS across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the System Software category.

NDS Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

NDS
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing NDS across the City of London region.

NDS Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

NDS
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing NDS across the City of London region.

NDS Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London