The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Novell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Novell over the 3 months to 30 January 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.

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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Novell
Rank 387 380 336
Rank change year-on-year
-7 -44
Contract jobs citing Novell 11 13 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.052% 0.060% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.13% 0.31%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 10 12
Average daily rate
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£423 £294 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.82% -16.07%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £401 £95 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £500 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £110 £270
% change year-on-year
+206.81% -59.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 6
Average hourly rate £18.50 £13.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+37.03% -3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
- -13.43%
Novell
England

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

Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
9588 9719 8783
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.39% 45.09% 45.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 6391 6290 5561
Average daily rate £425 £425 £411
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.34%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 193 219 277
Average hourly rate £19.00 £18.61 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.09% -2.05%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.25 £33.50 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

Novell
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Novell across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Vendors category.

Novell Jobs Demand Trend in London

Novell
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Novell Daily Rate Trend in London

Novell
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Novell Hourly Rate Trend in London

Novell
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Novell within the London region over the 3 months to 30 January 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
City of London +11 1 £395 +14.90%
Novell
England

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
3 11 (44.00%) HP
4 8 (32.00%) SharePoint
4 8 (32.00%) VMware
4 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
5 7 (28.00%) DHCP
5 7 (28.00%) NetWare
5 7 (28.00%) IBM
5 7 (28.00%) DNS
6 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
6 6 (24.00%) Advertising
6 6 (24.00%) Information Security
6 6 (24.00%) Statistics
6 6 (24.00%) Data Governance
7 5 (20.00%) MS Office
8 4 (16.00%) SQL
8 4 (16.00%) LDAP
8 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
8 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
8 4 (16.00%) Novell Certification
8 4 (16.00%) Mac OS X
8 4 (16.00%) Symantec
8 4 (16.00%) ZENworks
8 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
8 4 (16.00%) Workflow
8 4 (16.00%) Finance
8 4 (16.00%) Apache Solr
8 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 4 (16.00%) E-Discovery

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 (32.00%) SharePoint
2 4 (16.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (16.00%) Apache Solr
3 3 (12.00%) IBM Notes
4 2 (8.00%) GroupWise
4 2 (8.00%) CMS
4 2 (8.00%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (20.00%) MS Office
2 3 (12.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (8.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (28.00%) DHCP
1 7 (28.00%) DNS
2 4 (16.00%) LDAP
2 4 (16.00%) TCP/IP
3 2 (8.00%) Broadband
3 2 (8.00%) SAN
3 2 (8.00%) VPN
3 2 (8.00%) Intranet
3 2 (8.00%) 3G
4 1 (4.00%) Network Security
4 1 (4.00%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (16.00%) Relational Database
2 2 (8.00%) IDOL
General
1 6 (24.00%) Advertising
2 4 (16.00%) Finance
3 1 (4.00%) French Language
3 1 (4.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 6 (24.00%) Architect
2 5 (20.00%) Novell Engineer
3 4 (16.00%) Consultant
3 4 (16.00%) Data Architect
3 4 (16.00%) Data Governance Specialist
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support
4 2 (8.00%) Support Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Training Manager
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) Desktop Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support Technician
4 2 (8.00%) Windows Engineer
4 2 (8.00%) IT Support
4 2 (8.00%) e-Discovery Specialist
5 1 (4.00%) Novell Consultant
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Services Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Server Engineer
5 1 (4.00%) Technical Analyst
5 1 (4.00%) Training Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 6 (24.00%) Statistics
2 2 (8.00%) Thin Client
2 2 (8.00%) Clustering
2 2 (8.00%) Fat Client
2 2 (8.00%) Mobile Computing
3 1 (4.00%) Management Information System
3 1 (4.00%) E-Learning
3 1 (4.00%) NHS
3 1 (4.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 19 (76.00%) Windows
2 8 (32.00%) Windows 7
3 7 (28.00%) NetWare
4 4 (16.00%) Mac OS X
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
5 3 (12.00%) SUSE
5 3 (12.00%) Windows Server 2003
5 3 (12.00%) Linux
6 2 (8.00%) Windows 2000
7 1 (4.00%) Windows 8
7 1 (4.00%) Windows Vista
7 1 (4.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (24.00%) Information Security
1 6 (24.00%) Data Governance
2 4 (16.00%) Workflow
2 4 (16.00%) E-Discovery
2 4 (16.00%) Analytics
3 3 (12.00%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (12.00%) Migration
4 2 (8.00%) Service Management
4 2 (8.00%) Quality Management
4 2 (8.00%) Content Management
4 2 (8.00%) Knowledge Management
4 2 (8.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (8.00%) Problem Management
4 2 (8.00%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (4.00%) Supplier Management
5 1 (4.00%) Service Delivery
5 1 (4.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2
Programming Languages
1 4 (16.00%) SQL
2 3 (12.00%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (4.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (16.00%) Novell Certification
2 2 (8.00%) CNE
3 1 (4.00%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (4.00%) SC Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) Security Cleared
3 1 (4.00%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.00%) SLA
System Software
1 12 (48.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (16.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (16.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (12.00%) Novell eDirectory
3 3 (12.00%) Hyper-V
3 3 (12.00%) NDS
4 2 (8.00%) NFS
4 2 (8.00%) Samba
5 1 (4.00%) Citrix Presentation Server
5 1 (4.00%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (16.00%) ZENworks
2 2 (8.00%) Casper Suite
3 1 (4.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (4.00%) Backup Exec
3 1 (4.00%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 11 (44.00%) HP
2 8 (32.00%) VMware
3 7 (28.00%) IBM
4 6 (24.00%) Microsoft
5 4 (16.00%) Symantec
6 3 (12.00%) NetApp
6 3 (12.00%) Lotus
6 3 (12.00%) Citrix
7 2 (8.00%) EMC
7 2 (8.00%) 3PAR
7 2 (8.00%) Becrypt
8 1 (4.00%) McAfee
8 1 (4.00%) Dell
8 1 (4.00%) Oracle
8 1 (4.00%) PeopleSoft