The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Novell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Novell over the 3 months to 1 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 Novell, Inc.

Location
3 months to
1 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell
Rank 90 86 77
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -9
Contract jobs citing Novell 3 10 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.20% 0.60% 0.33%
As % of the Vendors category 0.43% 1.40% 0.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 8 2
Average daily rate
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- £125 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -67.74%
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £185 £229
% change year-on-year
+21.62% -19.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £11.00 - £11.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £15.75
% change year-on-year
-29.03% -1.58%
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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 East Midlands region.

Vendors Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
690 715 677
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 45.34% 43.23% 45.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 318 352 272
Average daily rate £375 £320 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.18% -1.53%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £125 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £482 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 44 56
Average hourly rate £17.50 £21.25 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.64% +21.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.94 £10.75 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £40.00 £57.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.30 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-1.73% +1.57%

Novell
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

Novell Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

Novell
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Novell Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Novell
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Novell Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

Novell
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows XP
3 7 (63.64%) Active Directory
4 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
5 2 (18.18%) Migration
6 1 (9.09%) VLAN
6 1 (9.09%) Degree
6 1 (9.09%) LAN
6 1 (9.09%) WAN
6 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
6 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
6 1 (9.09%) NHS
6 1 (9.09%) VRRP
6 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
6 1 (9.09%) Linux
6 1 (9.09%) MCSE
6 1 (9.09%) ITIL

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 1 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) LAN
1 1 (9.09%) WAN
1 1 (9.09%) TCP/IP
1 1 (9.09%) VRRP
1 1 (9.09%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 1 (9.09%) Analyst
1 1 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (9.09%) Service Analyst
1 1 (9.09%) Operations Manager
1 1 (9.09%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Analyst
1 1 (9.09%) Service Desk Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Windows
2 10 (90.91%) Windows XP
3 6 (54.55%) Windows 7
4 1 (9.09%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (18.18%) Migration
2 1 (9.09%) ITIL
2 1 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
Qualifications
1 1 (9.09%) MCSE
1 1 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (9.09%) Degree
1 1 (9.09%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 7 (63.64%) Active Directory