The first table below looks at the demand 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 31 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 England 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 Novell, Inc.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell
Rank 558 479 515
Rank change year-on-year
-79 +36
Contract jobs citing Novell 8 60 50
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.13% 0.095%
As % of the Vendors category 0.036% 0.28% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 38 20
Average daily rate
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£325 £250 £274
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+30.00% -8.67%
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 £198 £289
% change year-on-year
-36.70% -31.60%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 3 13
Average hourly rate £12.22 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-21.17% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.24 £14.30 £13.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.19 £17.50 £23.60
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.22 £16.75 £15.58
% change year-on-year
-27.05% +7.54%
Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
22496 21802 24502
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.51% 46.80% 46.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 12762 12179 12830
Average daily rate £388 £389 £380
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.39% +2.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £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 1002 1111 1284
Average hourly rate £18.00 £20.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.35 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Novell
UK

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
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 31 July 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 +7 2 £325 +23.80% 1
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 2
East of England - - - -
Novell
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Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 26 (53.06%) Active Directory
3 24 (48.98%) Windows XP
4 21 (42.86%) Windows 7
5 16 (32.65%) Migration
6 13 (26.53%) ITIL
7 12 (24.49%) Firewall
8 10 (20.41%) ArcSight
8 10 (20.41%) SIEM
9 9 (18.37%) Computer Security
10 7 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 7 (14.29%) Windows 2000
10 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
10 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
10 7 (14.29%) NetWare
11 6 (12.24%) VPN
11 6 (12.24%) Citrix
11 6 (12.24%) Linux
11 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
11 6 (12.24%) Windows Vista
12 5 (10.20%) MS Office
13 4 (8.16%) ZENworks
13 4 (8.16%) VBScript
13 4 (8.16%) HP
13 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
13 4 (8.16%) Cisco
13 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
14 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
14 3 (6.12%) Cisco PIX
14 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 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 7 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (6.12%) IBM Notes
2 3 (6.12%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.08%) GroupWise
4 1 (2.04%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (10.20%) MS Office
2 2 (4.08%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.04%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.04%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (24.49%) Firewall
2 6 (12.24%) VPN
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (6.12%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (4.08%) TCP/IP
5 1 (2.04%) DNS
5 1 (2.04%) SAN
5 1 (2.04%) 3G
5 1 (2.04%) VRRP
5 1 (2.04%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (2.04%) VLAN
5 1 (2.04%) LAN
5 1 (2.04%) SMS
5 1 (2.04%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.04%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 2 (4.08%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.04%) AdminStudio
2 1 (2.04%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (2.04%) MSI
General
1 2 (4.08%) Finance
1 2 (4.08%) Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Investment Banking
2 1 (2.04%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (20.41%) Consultant
2 7 (14.29%) Support Engineer
3 5 (10.20%) Security Consultant
4 4 (8.16%) Architect
4 4 (8.16%) Desktop Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (6.12%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Security Architect
5 3 (6.12%) Management Consultant
5 3 (6.12%) Desktop Support
5 3 (6.12%) Analyst
5 3 (6.12%) Service Analyst
6 2 (4.08%) Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (4.08%) Applications Packager
6 2 (4.08%) IT Consultant
6 2 (4.08%) Project Manager
6 2 (4.08%) Network Engineer
6 2 (4.08%) Data Administrator
6 2 (4.08%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.12%) Application Packaging
2 1 (2.04%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 6 (12.24%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.12%) NHS
3 2 (4.08%) Management Information System
4 1 (2.04%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (2.04%) iPhone
4 1 (2.04%) Smartcard
Operating Systems
1 31 (63.27%) Windows
2 24 (48.98%) Windows XP
3 21 (42.86%) Windows 7
4 7 (14.29%) Windows 2000
4 7 (14.29%) NetWare
5 6 (12.24%) Linux
5 6 (12.24%) Windows Vista
6 3 (6.12%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (6.12%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (6.12%) Apple iOS
7 2 (4.08%) Windows 8
7 2 (4.08%) SUSE
7 2 (4.08%) Mac OS X
8 1 (2.04%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.65%) Migration
2 13 (26.53%) ITIL
3 10 (20.41%) SIEM
4 9 (18.37%) Computer Security
5 3 (6.12%) Network Management
5 3 (6.12%) PRINCE2
5 3 (6.12%) ITSM
5 3 (6.12%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.08%) Disaster Recovery
6 2 (4.08%) Software Deployment
7 1 (2.04%) Change Control
7 1 (2.04%) Data Protection
7 1 (2.04%) Project Management
7 1 (2.04%) Business Continuity
7 1 (2.04%) Business Analysis
7 1 (2.04%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (2.04%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (8.16%) VBScript
1 4 (8.16%) PowerShell
2 1 (2.04%) SQL
2 1 (2.04%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 7 (14.29%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.08%) MCDST
2 2 (4.08%) MCP
2 2 (4.08%) MCSE
3 1 (2.04%) Degree
3 1 (2.04%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.04%) SLA
1 1 (2.04%) Data Quality
System Software
1 26 (53.06%) Active Directory
2 3 (6.12%) Novell eDirectory
2 3 (6.12%) XenDesktop
3 2 (4.08%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (4.08%) XenApp
3 2 (4.08%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (2.04%) NDS
Systems Management
1 4 (8.16%) ZENworks
2 3 (6.12%) Novell Identity Manager
2 3 (6.12%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.04%) SCCM
3 1 (2.04%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.04%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 1 (2.04%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 10 (20.41%) ArcSight
2 7 (14.29%) Microsoft
3 6 (12.24%) Citrix
4 4 (8.16%) HP
4 4 (8.16%) Cisco
4 4 (8.16%) Red Hat
5 3 (6.12%) CheckPoint
5 3 (6.12%) Lotus
6 2 (4.08%) VMware
6 2 (4.08%) Splunk
6 2 (4.08%) NetIQ
6 2 (4.08%) Dell
7 1 (2.04%) IBM
7 1 (2.04%) McAfee
7 1 (2.04%) Wyse
7 1 (2.04%) AppSense
7 1 (2.04%) Altiris
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