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 11 February 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.

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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Novell
Rank 574 564 498
Rank change year-on-year
-10 -66
Contract jobs citing Novell 22 29 79
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.047% 0.062% 0.17%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.13% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 10 56
Average daily rate £319 £375 £110
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% +240.90%
UK excluding London average daily rate £331 £300 £110
% change year-on-year
+10.41% +172.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 1 13
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.50 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.70% +27.58%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 - £14.50
Novell
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
20132 21592 20644
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 42.66% 45.85% 45.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 12166 12738 11641
Average daily rate £400 £400 £390
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +2.56%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £225 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 810 932 923
Average hourly rate £22.00 £17.50 £17.32
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+25.71% +1.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+22.85% +6.06%

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 11 February 2016.

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
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Novell across the England region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

Novell Hourly Rate Histogram 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 11 February 2016. 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
South East +23 13 £488 +21.87%
London 0 5 £300 -24.05%
North West -17 2 £115 -
South West +1 1 - -
East Midlands -14 1 £263 +5.00%
Novell
UK

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
3 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
3 11 (27.50%) Lotus
3 11 (27.50%) Windows XP
4 10 (25.00%) Internet
4 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
5 9 (22.50%) HP
5 9 (22.50%) Unix
6 8 (20.00%) Linux
6 8 (20.00%) IBM Notes
6 8 (20.00%) LDAP
6 8 (20.00%) SAML
6 8 (20.00%) Identity Management
7 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
7 7 (17.50%) Problem Management
7 7 (17.50%) Novell eDirectory
7 7 (17.50%) NetWare
7 7 (17.50%) NDS
8 6 (15.00%) MS Office
8 6 (15.00%) IBM
8 6 (15.00%) NetIQ
8 6 (15.00%) Symantec
8 6 (15.00%) Finance
8 6 (15.00%) SIEM
8 6 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
9 5 (12.50%) Security Operations
9 5 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
9 5 (12.50%) Q1 Labs
9 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, 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 8 (20.00%) IBM Notes
2 5 (12.50%) MS Exchange
3 3 (7.50%) GroupWise
3 3 (7.50%) IBM Domino
4 2 (5.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 1 (2.50%) WebSphere
Applications
1 6 (15.00%) MS Office
2 1 (2.50%) MS Excel
2 1 (2.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (5.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (25.00%) Internet
2 8 (20.00%) LDAP
3 5 (12.50%) Firewall
3 5 (12.50%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (10.00%) LAN
4 4 (10.00%) WAN
5 3 (7.50%) DMZ
5 3 (7.50%) DNS
5 3 (7.50%) HTTP
5 3 (7.50%) IPX
5 3 (7.50%) Kerberos
6 2 (5.00%) SAN
6 2 (5.00%) VPN
7 1 (2.50%) Broadband
7 1 (2.50%) PuTTY
7 1 (2.50%) Remote Desktop
7 1 (2.50%) SSH
7 1 (2.50%) Telnet
7 1 (2.50%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (2.50%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (2.50%) Toad
General
1 6 (15.00%) Finance
2 2 (5.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 19 (47.50%) Analyst
2 7 (17.50%) Security Analyst
3 6 (15.00%) Support Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) SIEM Analyst
4 5 (12.50%) SOC Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
5 4 (10.00%) Service Desk Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Cybersecurity Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Field Engineer
6 3 (7.50%) IT Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) Security Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) Service Analyst
6 3 (7.50%) SIEM Consultant
6 3 (7.50%) SOC Consultant
7 2 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
7 2 (5.00%) Applications Support
7 2 (5.00%) Desktop Support
7 2 (5.00%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 8 (20.00%) SAML
2 3 (7.50%) HTML
2 3 (7.50%) JSON
2 3 (7.50%) REST
2 3 (7.50%) SOAP
2 3 (7.50%) Web Services
2 3 (7.50%) XML
3 1 (2.50%) .NET
3 1 (2.50%) 802.1X
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.50%) Management Information System
2 5 (12.50%) Blackberry
2 5 (12.50%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.00%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (7.50%) BYOD
5 2 (5.00%) Data Centre
5 2 (5.00%) NHS
6 1 (2.50%) Client/Server
6 1 (2.50%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.50%) Driving Licence
6 1 (2.50%) Fat Client
6 1 (2.50%) Mobile Computing
6 1 (2.50%) PDA
6 1 (2.50%) Statistics
6 1 (2.50%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 27 (67.50%) Windows
2 11 (27.50%) Windows XP
3 10 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 9 (22.50%) Unix
5 8 (20.00%) Linux
6 7 (17.50%) NetWare
7 5 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (7.50%) Android
8 3 (7.50%) Windows 2000 Server
9 2 (5.00%) Apple iOS
9 2 (5.00%) Mac OS X
9 2 (5.00%) Windows 2000
9 2 (5.00%) Windows Server
9 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
9 2 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (5.00%) Windows Vista
10 1 (2.50%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (20.00%) Identity Management
2 7 (17.50%) Problem Management
3 6 (15.00%) Identity Access Management
3 6 (15.00%) SIEM
4 5 (12.50%) Cybersecurity
4 5 (12.50%) Incident Management
4 5 (12.50%) Penetration Testing
4 5 (12.50%) Security Operations
5 4 (10.00%) Computer Forensics
5 4 (10.00%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
6 3 (7.50%) ITIL
6 3 (7.50%) Migration
7 2 (5.00%) Asset Management
7 2 (5.00%) Information Security
7 2 (5.00%) ITSM
7 2 (5.00%) Kalman Filter
7 2 (5.00%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (5.00%) Load Balancing
7 2 (5.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
7 2 (5.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 4 (10.00%) Java
2 2 (5.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.00%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.00%) Python
2 2 (5.00%) Shell Script
2 2 (5.00%) SQL
2 2 (5.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (7.50%) Degree
1 3 (7.50%) ITIL Certification
1 3 (7.50%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (2.50%) CCDP
2 1 (2.50%) CCNA
2 1 (2.50%) CCNP
2 1 (2.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.50%) CNE
2 1 (2.50%) MCSD
2 1 (2.50%) MCSE
2 1 (2.50%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 13 (32.50%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.50%) NDS
2 7 (17.50%) Novell eDirectory
3 2 (5.00%) Shibboleth
3 2 (5.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Directory Server
4 1 (2.50%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (7.50%) ZENworks
2 2 (5.00%) Casper Suite
2 2 (5.00%) SCCM
2 2 (5.00%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.50%) CA Single Sign-On
3 1 (2.50%) Novell Identity Manager
3 1 (2.50%) Oracle Identity Manager
3 1 (2.50%) ThinApp
3 1 (2.50%) Tivoli
3 1 (2.50%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 11 (27.50%) Lotus
1 11 (27.50%) Microsoft
2 9 (22.50%) HP
3 6 (15.00%) IBM
3 6 (15.00%) NetIQ
3 6 (15.00%) Symantec
4 5 (12.50%) ArcSight
4 5 (12.50%) LogRhythm
4 5 (12.50%) Q1 Labs
4 5 (12.50%) Splunk
4 5 (12.50%) Tripwire
5 4 (10.00%) Citrix
6 2 (5.00%) Canon
6 2 (5.00%) Cisco
6 2 (5.00%) Cyber-Ark
6 2 (5.00%) Google
6 2 (5.00%) Oracle
6 2 (5.00%) VMware
7 1 (2.50%) Becrypt
7 1 (2.50%) CA