The table below looks at the statistics for ZENworks skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZENworks over the 3 months to 6 July 2015 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.

Location
3 months to
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Novell ZENworks
Rank 567 552 531
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -21
Contract jobs citing ZENworks 8 11 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.016% 0.023% 0.040%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.19% 0.29% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 9 9
Average daily rate
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£388 £275 £175
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+40.90% +57.14%
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £205 £238
% change year-on-year
+89.02% -13.68%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - £18.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4108 3762 3424
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.25% 7.86% 7.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 2561 2178 1954
Average daily rate £400 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £228
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £336 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 134 115 159
Average hourly rate £21.00 £17.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% -22.22%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.50 £12.76
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

ZENworks
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

ZENworks Jobs Demand Trend in England

ZENworks
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

ZENworks Daily Rate Trend in England

ZENworks
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

ZENworks Hourly Rate Trend in England

ZENworks
Hourly Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ZENworks across the England region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015.

ZENworks Hourly Rate Histogram in England

ZENworks
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 ZENworks within the England region over the 3 months to 6 July 2015. 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
South West - 5 - -
East of England 0 1 £388 +29.16%
London -2 1 - - 1
South East -11 1 - -
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ZENworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ZENworks 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 ZENworks.

1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 14 (70.00%) Novell
3 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 10 (50.00%) VMware
5 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 7 (35.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 7 (35.00%) NetWare
6 7 (35.00%) Linux
6 7 (35.00%) SQL
6 7 (35.00%) Web Services
6 7 (35.00%) SUSE
7 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
8 4 (20.00%) SCCM
8 4 (20.00%) Service Management
8 4 (20.00%) MS Office
9 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
9 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
9 3 (15.00%) Citrix
9 3 (15.00%) ITIL
9 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
10 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
10 2 (10.00%) MSI
10 2 (10.00%) NHS
10 2 (10.00%) HP
10 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
10 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
10 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
10 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
10 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
10 2 (10.00%) Casper Suite

ZENworks
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing ZENworks 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 ZENworks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 4 (20.00%) MS Office
2 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 1 (5.00%) Intranet
Development Applications
1 2 (10.00%) MSI
Job Titles
1 9 (45.00%) Support Engineer
1 9 (45.00%) Server Engineer
2 7 (35.00%) Server Support
2 7 (35.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 3 (15.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (10.00%) Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (10.00%) Support Analyst
4 2 (10.00%) 3rd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
5 1 (5.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Support Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support
5 1 (5.00%) Applications Packager
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Technical Support Engineer
5 1 (5.00%) Desktop Analyst
5 1 (5.00%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (35.00%) Web Services
2 1 (5.00%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (10.00%) NHS
1 2 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.00%) Statistics
2 1 (5.00%) CMDB
2 1 (5.00%) Video Conferencing
2 1 (5.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 16 (80.00%) Windows
2 8 (40.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (35.00%) Linux
3 7 (35.00%) NetWare
3 7 (35.00%) SUSE
3 7 (35.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
5 2 (10.00%) Windows Vista
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.00%) Apple iOS
6 1 (5.00%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (20.00%) Service Management
2 3 (15.00%) ITIL
2 3 (15.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (10.00%) Problem Management
3 2 (10.00%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.00%) ITSM
4 1 (5.00%) Release Management
4 1 (5.00%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Integration Testing
4 1 (5.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (5.00%) PRINCE
4 1 (5.00%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (35.00%) SQL
2 1 (5.00%) VB
2 1 (5.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.00%) A+ Certification
1 1 (5.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 5 (25.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (15.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (20.00%) SCCM
2 2 (10.00%) Casper Suite
3 1 (5.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (5.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 14 (70.00%) Novell
2 12 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 10 (50.00%) VMware
4 3 (15.00%) Citrix
5 2 (10.00%) HP
6 1 (5.00%) Dell
6 1 (5.00%) Cisco
6 1 (5.00%) Apple
6 1 (5.00%) McAfee