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 24 September 2016 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
NetIQ eDirectory (formerly Novell Directory Services NDS)
Rank 432 - 439
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing NDS 5 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% - 0.016%
As % of the System Software category 0.18% - 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £388 - £325
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 £275
% change year-on-year
- +63.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -
NDS
England

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
2716 2218 2388
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 12.01% 9.48% 9.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 1884 1480 1520
Median daily rate £450 £400 £391
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +2.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £218 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £353 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
+0.71% +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 100 165
Median hourly rate £16.50 £17.78 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.17% +1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.15 £43.50 £32.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -5.88%

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 24 September 2016, 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%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 5 (62.50%) Sybase
2 5 (62.50%) XML
2 5 (62.50%) LDAP
2 5 (62.50%) Novell
2 5 (62.50%) Identity Management
3 4 (50.00%) IBM
3 4 (50.00%) Sun
3 4 (50.00%) Unix
3 4 (50.00%) AIX
3 4 (50.00%) SOAP
3 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
3 4 (50.00%) MySQL
3 4 (50.00%) HTML
3 4 (50.00%) OAuth
3 4 (50.00%) SPML
3 4 (50.00%) OpenID
3 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 4 (50.00%) SailPoint
3 4 (50.00%) OpenAM
3 4 (50.00%) CA
3 4 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (37.50%) PMBOK
4 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 3 (37.50%) Degree
4 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
4 3 (37.50%) OpenLDAP
4 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
4 3 (37.50%) Active Directory

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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (62.50%) LDAP
2 3 (37.50%) OpenLDAP
3 1 (12.50%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) MySQL
1 4 (50.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database
2 1 (12.50%) Oracle Database 11g
General
1 1 (12.50%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Identity and Access Management Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Identity Management Consultant
2 3 (37.50%) Management Consultant
3 2 (25.00%) Architect
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Oracle Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) XML
2 4 (50.00%) HTML
2 4 (50.00%) OAuth
2 4 (50.00%) OpenID
2 4 (50.00%) SailPoint
2 4 (50.00%) SOAP
2 4 (50.00%) SPML
3 2 (25.00%) J2EE
4 1 (12.50%) .NET
4 1 (12.50%) EJB
4 1 (12.50%) JMS
4 1 (12.50%) JSP
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware
4 1 (12.50%) Servlets
4 1 (12.50%) Spring
4 1 (12.50%) Spring MVC
4 1 (12.50%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 3 (37.50%) Computer Science
1 3 (37.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (50.00%) AIX
1 4 (50.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (62.50%) Identity Management
2 4 (50.00%) Identity Access Management
2 4 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (37.50%) PRINCE2
3 3 (37.50%) Project Management
3 3 (37.50%) Stakeholder Management
4 1 (12.50%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Java
1 2 (25.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (37.50%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (37.50%) PMBOK
System Software
1 8 (100.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
2 3 (37.50%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (50.00%) OpenAM
2 2 (25.00%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Identity Management
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Novell
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
1 5 (62.50%) Sybase
2 4 (50.00%) CA
2 4 (50.00%) IBM
2 4 (50.00%) Sun
3 2 (25.00%) Cyber-Ark
4 1 (12.50%) ForgeRock