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 17 December 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
17 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell
Rank 404 404 357
Rank change year-on-year
0 -47
Contract jobs citing Novell 5 14 32
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.022% 0.057% 0.15%
As % of the Vendors category 0.049% 0.13% 0.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 11 17
Average daily rate
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£305 £300 £255
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.66% +17.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £189 £110 £166
10% offered a daily rate of more than £421 £500 £429
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £135 £313
% change year-on-year
+126.85% -56.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 9
Average hourly rate - - £14.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +20.83%
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
10270 11180 9980
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.31% 45.90% 46.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7045 7350 6250
Average daily rate £425 £425 £413
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.03%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £250 £245
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 250 231 311
Average hourly rate £17.76 £18.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-4.01% -7.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.58 £33.50 £42.65
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Novell across the London region over the 3 months to 17 December 2014.

Novell Daily Rate Histogram 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 17 December 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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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 +20 1 - -
Novell
England

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 7 (41.18%) DHCP
3 7 (41.18%) DNS
3 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
4 6 (35.29%) Advertising
4 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
5 5 (29.41%) NetWare
6 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
6 4 (23.53%) Symantec
6 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
6 4 (23.53%) MS Office
6 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
6 4 (23.53%) Novell Certification
6 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
7 3 (17.65%) Novell eDirectory
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
7 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
7 3 (17.65%) SUSE
7 3 (17.65%) Lotus
7 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
7 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (17.65%) HP
7 3 (17.65%) Citrix
7 3 (17.65%) Linux
7 3 (17.65%) IBM Notes
7 3 (17.65%) NDS
7 3 (17.65%) ZENworks
8 2 (11.76%) 3G

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 17 December 2014, 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 3 (17.65%) IBM Notes
2 1 (5.88%) Apache Solr
2 1 (5.88%) SharePoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) MS Office
2 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (41.18%) DHCP
1 7 (41.18%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 2 (11.76%) 3G
3 2 (11.76%) VPN
3 2 (11.76%) Broadband
3 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 1 (5.88%) Network Security
4 1 (5.88%) NAS
4 1 (5.88%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.88%) Relational Database
1 1 (5.88%) IDOL
General
1 6 (35.29%) Advertising
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
3 1 (5.88%) French Language
3 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Novell Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) Consultant
2 2 (11.76%) Support Technician
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support
2 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (11.76%) IT Support Technician
3 1 (5.88%) Server Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Novell Consultant
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Services Analyst
3 1 (5.88%) Technical Support
3 1 (5.88%) Support Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (5.88%) Architect
3 1 (5.88%) Desktop Support
3 1 (5.88%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Clustering
1 2 (11.76%) Thin Client
1 2 (11.76%) Mobile Computing
1 2 (11.76%) Fat Client
2 1 (5.88%) NHS
2 1 (5.88%) Statistics
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 13 (76.47%) Windows
2 7 (41.18%) Windows 7
3 5 (29.41%) NetWare
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
4 3 (17.65%) SUSE
4 3 (17.65%) Mac OS X
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (17.65%) Linux
5 2 (11.76%) Windows 2000
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 8
6 1 (5.88%) Windows XP
6 1 (5.88%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (5.88%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (5.88%) Migration
1 1 (5.88%) Data Governance
1 1 (5.88%) Analytics
1 1 (5.88%) E-Discovery
1 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
1 1 (5.88%) Information Security
1 1 (5.88%) Supplier Management
1 1 (5.88%) Knowledge Management
1 1 (5.88%) Incident Management
1 1 (5.88%) Problem Management
1 1 (5.88%) Service Management
1 1 (5.88%) Service Delivery
1 1 (5.88%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (5.88%) Workflow
Programming Languages
1 3 (17.65%) Bash Shell
2 1 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 1 (5.88%) SQL
2 1 (5.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (23.53%) Novell Certification
2 2 (11.76%) CNE
3 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
3 1 (5.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
3 1 (5.88%) CNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) Active Directory
2 4 (23.53%) VMware ESX
2 4 (23.53%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (17.65%) Novell eDirectory
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
3 3 (17.65%) NDS
4 1 (5.88%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) ZENworks
2 1 (5.88%) Casper Suite
2 1 (5.88%) ARCserve
2 1 (5.88%) NetBackup
2 1 (5.88%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (47.06%) VMware
2 4 (23.53%) Symantec
2 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) Lotus
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Citrix
4 2 (11.76%) IBM
4 2 (11.76%) Becrypt
4 2 (11.76%) 3PAR
5 1 (5.88%) NetApp
5 1 (5.88%) Dell
5 1 (5.88%) PeopleSoft
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle
5 1 (5.88%) McAfee