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 21 October 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
21 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell
Rank 414 390 389
Rank change year-on-year
-24 -1
Contract jobs citing Novell 14 29 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.057% 0.11% 0.12%
As % of the Vendors category 0.13% 0.25% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 17 15
Average daily rate
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£160 £300 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-46.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £154 £164 £154
10% offered a daily rate of more than £260 £425 £410
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £275 £319
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -13.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 10
Average hourly rate £20.00 £13.00 £14.25
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+53.84% -8.77%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £12.50
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +16.00%
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
11068 11536 11513
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 44.93% 45.54% 46.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 7364 7607 7146
Average daily rate £425 £425 £425
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £250 £248
10% offered a daily rate of more than £588 £600 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 274 229 307
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -12.50%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.75 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £42.65 £42.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £18.63
% change year-on-year
- -3.35%

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 21 October 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 21 October 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 - -
Croydon - - - -
Novell
England

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 6 (37.50%) Advertising
3 6 (37.50%) DHCP
3 6 (37.50%) DNS
3 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
4 5 (31.25%) NetWare
5 4 (25.00%) MS Office
6 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
6 3 (18.75%) Linux
6 3 (18.75%) IBM Notes
6 3 (18.75%) NDS
6 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
6 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
6 3 (18.75%) Novell Certification
6 3 (18.75%) Lotus
6 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (18.75%) Symantec
6 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
6 3 (18.75%) Migration
6 3 (18.75%) SUSE
6 3 (18.75%) Novell eDirectory
6 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
6 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
7 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
7 2 (12.50%) Mobile Computing

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 21 October 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 (18.75%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 4 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (12.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 6 (37.50%) DNS
1 6 (37.50%) DHCP
2 3 (18.75%) TCP/IP
3 2 (12.50%) VPN
3 2 (12.50%) Broadband
3 2 (12.50%) SAN
3 2 (12.50%) 3G
4 1 (6.25%) Network Security
4 1 (6.25%) NAS
General
1 6 (37.50%) Advertising
2 1 (6.25%) French Language
2 1 (6.25%) Telecoms
2 1 (6.25%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (31.25%) Novell Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support Technician
2 2 (12.50%) Windows Engineer
2 2 (12.50%) IT Support
2 2 (12.50%) Project Manager
2 2 (12.50%) Support Technician
3 1 (6.25%) Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Desktop Support
3 1 (6.25%) Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Server Engineer
3 1 (6.25%) Technical Services Analyst
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 2 (12.50%) Thin Client
1 2 (12.50%) Fat Client
1 2 (12.50%) Mobile Computing
2 1 (6.25%) NHS
2 1 (6.25%) Blackberry
2 1 (6.25%) Management Information System
2 1 (6.25%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 11 (68.75%) Windows
2 7 (43.75%) Windows 7
3 5 (31.25%) NetWare
4 3 (18.75%) Mac OS X
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2003
4 3 (18.75%) SUSE
4 3 (18.75%) Linux
4 3 (18.75%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (12.50%) Windows 2000
6 1 (6.25%) Windows XP
6 1 (6.25%) Windows Vista
6 1 (6.25%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (18.75%) Migration
1 3 (18.75%) PRINCE2
2 1 (6.25%) Service Management
2 1 (6.25%) Service Delivery
2 1 (6.25%) Business Analysis
2 1 (6.25%) Supplier Management
2 1 (6.25%) Knowledge Management
2 1 (6.25%) Incident Management
2 1 (6.25%) Problem Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (18.75%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (18.75%) Novell Certification
2 2 (12.50%) CNE
3 1 (6.25%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (12.50%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (37.50%) Active Directory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware ESX
2 3 (18.75%) Novell eDirectory
2 3 (18.75%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (18.75%) Hyper-V
2 3 (18.75%) NDS
Systems Management
1 2 (12.50%) ZENworks
2 1 (6.25%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 7 (43.75%) VMware
2 3 (18.75%) Microsoft
2 3 (18.75%) Lotus
2 3 (18.75%) Symantec
3 2 (12.50%) Citrix
3 2 (12.50%) HP
3 2 (12.50%) 3PAR
3 2 (12.50%) Becrypt
4 1 (6.25%) Dell
4 1 (6.25%) Oracle
4 1 (6.25%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (6.25%) IBM
4 1 (6.25%) NetApp
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