The table below looks at the statistics for NDS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited NDS over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
NetIQ eDirectory (formerly Novell Directory Services NDS)
England / London
Rank 397 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NDS 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.015% - -
As % of the System Software category 0.13% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £350 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £400 £494
% change year-on-year
-15.62% -18.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

System Software Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
2396 2048 1949
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.29% 9.92% 9.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1667 1408 1279
Median daily rate £450 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £215 £220 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £347
% change year-on-year
- +0.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 83 114
Median hourly rate £25.00 £21.00 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+19.04% +27.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.45 £11.50 £12.35
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £50.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-3.03% -

NDS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

The demand trend of contract jobs across the London region citing NDS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the System Software category.

NDS Jobs Demand Trend in London

NDS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

NDS Daily Rate Trend in London

NDS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

NDS Hourly Rate Trend in London

NDS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NDS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for NDS.

1 8 (100.00%) Novell
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (50.00%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) GroupWise
2 4 (50.00%) Sun
2 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) MySQL
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (50.00%) Sybase
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 4 (50.00%) LDAP
2 4 (50.00%) LAN
2 4 (50.00%) WLAN
2 4 (50.00%) WAN
2 4 (50.00%) AIX
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (50.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 4 (50.00%) OAuth
2 4 (50.00%) SailPoint
2 4 (50.00%) SPML
2 4 (50.00%) OpenID
2 4 (50.00%) OpenAM
3 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
3 3 (37.50%) NHS

NDS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 4 (50.00%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) MS Office
1 1 (12.50%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 2 (25.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 4 (50.00%) LAN
1 4 (50.00%) LDAP
1 4 (50.00%) WAN
1 4 (50.00%) WLAN
2 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
1 4 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Architect
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) HTML
1 4 (50.00%) OAuth
1 4 (50.00%) OpenID
1 4 (50.00%) SailPoint
1 4 (50.00%) SOAP
1 4 (50.00%) SPML
1 4 (50.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) NHS
2 1 (12.50%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) AIX
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Migration
2 4 (50.00%) Identity Management
2 4 (50.00%) Strategic Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Problem Management
4 2 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (12.50%) Coaching
5 1 (12.50%) Data Analysis
5 1 (12.50%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (12.50%) CCA
1 1 (12.50%) CCNA
1 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (12.50%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (12.50%) MCP
1 1 (12.50%) MCSE
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (50.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) OpenAM
2 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Novell
2 4 (50.00%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Sun
2 4 (50.00%) Sybase
3 2 (25.00%) Citrix
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (25.00%) VMware
4 1 (12.50%) Capita
4 1 (12.50%) Cisco