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 19 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell
Rank 554 524 504
Rank change year-on-year
-30 -20
Contract jobs citing Novell 24 45 70
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.046% 0.093% 0.13%
As % of the Vendors category 0.10% 0.20% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 27 27
Average daily rate
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£213 £250 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.00% -13.79%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £110 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £370 £428 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £205 £203
% change year-on-year
+9.75% +1.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 20
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -8.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £12.00
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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 England region.

Vendors Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23881 22408 24568
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 45.70% 46.46% 46.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13824 12877 12857
Average daily rate £399 £388 £383
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.96% +1.17%
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 1099 1030 1248
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.00 £19.00
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.57 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.97 £19.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
-0.18% +2.70%

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 19 September 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 19 September 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 0 12 £180 -28.00% 2
South East +1 4 £400 +14.28% 1
North West -3 3 £143 -
East of England - - - -
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Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 34 (77.27%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
3 16 (36.36%) Windows 7
4 15 (34.09%) Windows XP
5 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 9 (20.45%) Citrix
6 9 (20.45%) Migration
6 9 (20.45%) Novell eDirectory
7 8 (18.18%) VMware
7 8 (18.18%) NetWare
8 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
8 7 (15.91%) DNS
9 6 (13.64%) Advertising
9 6 (13.64%) DHCP
9 6 (13.64%) HP
9 6 (13.64%) Lotus
9 6 (13.64%) Linux
9 6 (13.64%) IBM Notes
9 6 (13.64%) MS Office
10 5 (11.36%) ITIL
10 5 (11.36%) Windows 2000
10 5 (11.36%) ZENworks
10 5 (11.36%) Windows Vista
10 5 (11.36%) Identity Management
11 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
11 4 (9.09%) Firewall
11 4 (9.09%) SUSE
11 4 (9.09%) SAN
11 4 (9.09%) MetaFrame
11 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 6 (13.64%) IBM Notes
2 4 (9.09%) MS Exchange
3 2 (4.55%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (4.55%) GroupWise
3 2 (4.55%) IIS
4 1 (2.27%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (13.64%) MS Office
2 2 (4.55%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.27%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (2.27%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (15.91%) TCP/IP
1 7 (15.91%) DNS
2 6 (13.64%) DHCP
3 4 (9.09%) Firewall
3 4 (9.09%) SAN
4 3 (6.82%) VPN
5 2 (4.55%) IMAP
5 2 (4.55%) LDAP
5 2 (4.55%) POP3
5 2 (4.55%) SMTP
6 1 (2.27%) NAS
6 1 (2.27%) Broadband
6 1 (2.27%) SMS
6 1 (2.27%) 3G
6 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.82%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 2 (4.55%) InstallShield
2 1 (2.27%) Wise Package Studio
2 1 (2.27%) AdminStudio
2 1 (2.27%) MSI
General
1 6 (13.64%) Advertising
2 2 (4.55%) Telecoms
2 2 (4.55%) Finance
3 1 (2.27%) French Language
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Support Engineer
2 5 (11.36%) Desktop Support
2 5 (11.36%) Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) Management Consultant
3 4 (9.09%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (9.09%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (9.09%) Novell Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Remote Desktop Support
4 3 (6.82%) Analyst
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
5 2 (4.55%) Project Manager
5 2 (4.55%) Applications Packager
5 2 (4.55%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Identity Management Consultant
5 2 (4.55%) Windows Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) 1st Line Support Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Service Desk Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (6.82%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.55%) HTML
2 2 (4.55%) JSP
2 2 (4.55%) Servlets
2 2 (4.55%) SOAP
2 2 (4.55%) XML
2 2 (4.55%) SailPoint
2 2 (4.55%) SPML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (9.09%) Management Information System
2 3 (6.82%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (6.82%) Blackberry
2 3 (6.82%) Clustering
3 2 (4.55%) NHS
4 1 (2.27%) Fat Client
4 1 (2.27%) Mobile Computing
4 1 (2.27%) Enterprise Software
4 1 (2.27%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 34 (77.27%) Windows
2 16 (36.36%) Windows 7
3 15 (34.09%) Windows XP
4 8 (18.18%) NetWare
5 6 (13.64%) Linux
6 5 (11.36%) Windows 2000
6 5 (11.36%) Windows Vista
7 4 (9.09%) SUSE
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (6.82%) Windows 8
8 3 (6.82%) Mac OS X
8 3 (6.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 2 (4.55%) UNIX
9 2 (4.55%) AIX
9 2 (4.55%) Apple iOS
10 1 (2.27%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (20.45%) Migration
2 5 (11.36%) ITIL
2 5 (11.36%) Identity Management
3 3 (6.82%) Data Protection
3 3 (6.82%) PRINCE2
3 3 (6.82%) Project Management
4 2 (4.55%) ITSM
4 2 (4.55%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (4.55%) Service Management
4 2 (4.55%) Software Deployment
4 2 (4.55%) SIEM
5 1 (2.27%) Customer Engagement
5 1 (2.27%) Problem Management
5 1 (2.27%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.27%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.27%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.27%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.27%) Usability Testing
5 1 (2.27%) Performance Testing
5 1 (2.27%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 3 (6.82%) PowerShell
1 3 (6.82%) Bash Shell
1 3 (6.82%) SQL
1 3 (6.82%) VBScript
2 2 (4.55%) Java
2 2 (4.55%) JavaScript
2 2 (4.55%) BeanShell
Qualifications
1 4 (9.09%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (4.55%) CNE
2 2 (4.55%) Novell Certification
3 1 (2.27%) MCSE
3 1 (2.27%) MCTS
3 1 (2.27%) MCITP
3 1 (2.27%) Degree
3 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.55%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 18 (40.91%) Active Directory
2 9 (20.45%) Novell eDirectory
3 4 (9.09%) MetaFrame
3 4 (9.09%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (6.82%) Hyper-V
4 3 (6.82%) NDS
4 3 (6.82%) Terminal Server
4 3 (6.82%) Terminal Services
4 3 (6.82%) VMware ESX
5 2 (4.55%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (4.55%) XenApp
5 2 (4.55%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (11.36%) ZENworks
2 3 (6.82%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (4.55%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (4.55%) Novell Identity Manager
4 1 (2.27%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (2.27%) Forefront Identity Manager
4 1 (2.27%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.27%) SCCM
Vendors
1 12 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (20.45%) Citrix
3 8 (18.18%) VMware
4 6 (13.64%) HP
4 6 (13.64%) Lotus
5 3 (6.82%) PeopleSoft
5 3 (6.82%) Oracle
5 3 (6.82%) IBM
6 2 (4.55%) NetIQ
6 2 (4.55%) Symantec
6 2 (4.55%) Dell
6 2 (4.55%) Sun
6 2 (4.55%) Sybase
6 2 (4.55%) SAP
6 2 (4.55%) 3PAR
6 2 (4.55%) Splunk
6 2 (4.55%) ArcSight
7 1 (2.27%) Becrypt
7 1 (2.27%) NetApp
7 1 (2.27%) McAfee
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