The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Novell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Novell over the 3 months to 22 August 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
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell
Rank 565 508 517
Rank change year-on-year
-57 +9
Contract jobs citing Novell 18 49 58
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.035% 0.10% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.077% 0.22% 0.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 31 24
Average daily rate
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£300 £250 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -15.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £110 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £419 £438 £407
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £185 £258
% change year-on-year
+48.64% -28.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 5 18
Average hourly rate £15.50 £13.00 £18.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.23% -28.76%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.90 £13.00 £11.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.10 £15.66 £22.40
UK excluding London average hourly rate £11.00 £15.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-29.03% -16.21%
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UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23409 22747 24578
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.94% 46.74% 46.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 13406 12936 12896
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1027 1041 1259
Average hourly rate £18.44 £19.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.43% -2.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.15 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.50 £19.91
% change year-on-year
-10.25% -2.05%

Novell
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

Novell Jobs Demand Trend in England

Novell
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Novell Daily Rate Trend in England

Novell
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Novell across the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 2014.

Novell Daily Rate Histogram in England

Novell
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Novell Hourly Rate Trend in England

Novell
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Novell within the England region over the 3 months to 22 August 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
London +4 8 £325 +15.04% 1
South East -5 2 £419 -4.28% 2
East of England - - - -
North West - - - - 2
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UK

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 32 (72.73%) Windows
2 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
3 18 (40.91%) Windows 7
4 17 (38.64%) Windows XP
5 12 (27.27%) Migration
6 9 (20.45%) Linux
6 9 (20.45%) ITIL
7 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
7 8 (18.18%) Novell eDirectory
8 7 (15.91%) Firewall
8 7 (15.91%) NetWare
8 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
9 6 (13.64%) VMware
10 5 (11.36%) SUSE
10 5 (11.36%) Citrix
11 4 (9.09%) DNS
11 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
11 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000
11 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
11 4 (9.09%) ZENworks
11 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
11 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
11 4 (9.09%) Advertising
12 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
12 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
12 3 (6.82%) Network Management
12 3 (6.82%) Data Protection Act
12 3 (6.82%) Cisco PIX

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 22 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 2 (4.55%) IBM Notes
1 2 (4.55%) MS Exchange
1 2 (4.55%) IIS
1 2 (4.55%) GroupWise
1 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) Firewall
1 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
2 4 (9.09%) DNS
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (6.82%) SAN
3 3 (6.82%) DHCP
3 3 (6.82%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (4.55%) POP3
4 2 (4.55%) SMTP
4 2 (4.55%) IMAP
5 1 (2.27%) Network Security
5 1 (2.27%) VLAN
5 1 (2.27%) VRRP
5 1 (2.27%) LAN
5 1 (2.27%) SMS
5 1 (2.27%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.27%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.27%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (2.27%) MSI
2 1 (2.27%) AdminStudio
General
1 4 (9.09%) Advertising
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) Banking
3 1 (2.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (13.64%) Consultant
2 5 (11.36%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (9.09%) Novell Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Management Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support
5 2 (4.55%) Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Network Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Applications Packager
5 2 (4.55%) Security Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Service Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Service Desk Analyst
5 2 (4.55%) Network Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Data Administrator
5 2 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Identity Management Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.27%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (6.82%) NHS
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry
3 2 (4.55%) Clustering
4 1 (2.27%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 32 (72.73%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Windows 7
3 17 (38.64%) Windows XP
4 9 (20.45%) Linux
5 7 (15.91%) NetWare
6 5 (11.36%) SUSE
7 4 (9.09%) Windows 2000
8 3 (6.82%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (6.82%) Mac OS X
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.55%) Windows 8
9 2 (4.55%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (27.27%) Migration
2 9 (20.45%) ITIL
3 4 (9.09%) PRINCE2
3 4 (9.09%) Disaster Recovery
4 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
4 3 (6.82%) Network Management
4 3 (6.82%) Identity Management
4 3 (6.82%) Project Management
4 3 (6.82%) SIEM
5 2 (4.55%) Software Deployment
5 2 (4.55%) Service Management
5 2 (4.55%) Computer Security
6 1 (2.27%) Customer Engagement
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Management
6 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
6 1 (2.27%) Compatibility Testing
6 1 (2.27%) Business Continuity
6 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
6 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
6 1 (2.27%) Knowledge Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
2 1 (2.27%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.27%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
2 1 (2.27%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) CNE
2 2 (4.55%) Novell Certification
2 2 (4.55%) MCSE
2 2 (4.55%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (2.27%) MCTS
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.27%) SLA
1 1 (2.27%) Data Quality
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 8 (18.18%) Novell eDirectory
3 3 (6.82%) NDS
3 3 (6.82%) MetaFrame
4 2 (4.55%) Terminal Server
4 2 (4.55%) Terminal Services
4 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.55%) XenApp
4 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (9.09%) ZENworks
2 2 (4.55%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (4.55%) Novell Identity Manager
3 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.27%) SCCM
3 1 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (18.18%) Microsoft
2 6 (13.64%) VMware
3 5 (11.36%) Citrix
4 4 (9.09%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.82%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.82%) Cisco
5 3 (6.82%) ArcSight
6 2 (4.55%) Splunk
6 2 (4.55%) HP
6 2 (4.55%) NetIQ
6 2 (4.55%) Lotus
7 1 (2.27%) Altiris
7 1 (2.27%) AppSense
7 1 (2.27%) Wyse
7 1 (2.27%) McAfee
7 1 (2.27%) PeopleSoft
7 1 (2.27%) Oracle
7 1 (2.27%) IBM
7 1 (2.27%) Dell
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