The first table below looks at the demand 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 1 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors for the London region.

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
1 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell
Rank 406 400 380
Rank change year-on-year
-6 -20
Contract jobs citing Novell 2 14 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.009% 0.058% 0.11%
As % of the Vendors category 0.019% 0.13% 0.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 13
Average daily rate
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£325 £263 £290
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+23.80% -9.48%
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 £190 £289
% change year-on-year
-34.21% -34.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 7
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.22%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £12.22 £16.75 £15.58
% change year-on-year
-27.05% +7.54%
Vendors Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
10647 11180 11862
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 45.37% 46.04% 45.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6693 7118 7147
Average daily rate £423 £425 £410
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.58% +3.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £233 £254 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 217 291 340
Average hourly rate £19.00 £21.00 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.52% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.82 £48.00 £37.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.56%
Novell
England

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 1 August 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 - - - -
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England

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 12 (60.00%) ITIL
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 10 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 10 (50.00%) SIEM
3 9 (45.00%) Computer Security
4 6 (30.00%) Migration
4 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
4 6 (30.00%) Windows
5 4 (20.00%) Cisco
6 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
6 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
6 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (15.00%) VPN
6 3 (15.00%) Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
6 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
6 3 (15.00%) NetWare
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
6 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
6 3 (15.00%) Network Management
6 3 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
7 2 (10.00%) Novell eDirectory
7 2 (10.00%) MCDST
7 2 (10.00%) MCP
7 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
7 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
7 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 1 August 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 2 (10.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 1 (5.00%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (5.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 12 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (15.00%) VPN
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco Nexus
2 3 (15.00%) Cisco PIX
3 1 (5.00%) 3G
3 1 (5.00%) DNS
3 1 (5.00%) TCP/IP
3 1 (5.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 1 (5.00%) Banking
1 1 (5.00%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (35.00%) Consultant
2 5 (25.00%) Security Consultant
3 4 (20.00%) Architect
4 3 (15.00%) Security Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Data Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Network Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Support Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Network Administrator
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (10.00%) IT Security Consultant
5 2 (10.00%) Infrastructure Architect
5 2 (10.00%) Project Manager
5 2 (10.00%) Desktop Support
5 2 (10.00%) IT Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Analyst
6 1 (5.00%) Management Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Implementation Consultant
6 1 (5.00%) Service Desk Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (5.00%) Smartcard
1 1 (5.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (5.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 6 (30.00%) Windows
2 3 (15.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (15.00%) Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows 2000
2 3 (15.00%) Windows XP
2 3 (15.00%) NetWare
2 3 (15.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (15.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (10.00%) Mac OS X
4 1 (5.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (60.00%) ITIL
2 10 (50.00%) SIEM
3 9 (45.00%) Computer Security
4 6 (30.00%) Migration
5 3 (15.00%) Network Management
6 2 (10.00%) PRINCE2
7 1 (5.00%) Identity Management
7 1 (5.00%) Business Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (10.00%) MCDST
1 2 (10.00%) MCP
1 2 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 6 (30.00%) Active Directory
2 2 (10.00%) Novell eDirectory
3 1 (5.00%) NDS
Systems Management
1 1 (5.00%) ZENworks
1 1 (5.00%) Novell Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (50.00%) ArcSight
2 4 (20.00%) Cisco
3 3 (15.00%) Red Hat
3 3 (15.00%) CheckPoint
4 2 (10.00%) Splunk
5 1 (5.00%) Citrix