The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Novell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the Scotland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Novell over the 3 months to 18 April 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 Scotland 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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell
Rank 123 111 110
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -1
Contract jobs citing Novell 3 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 0.11% 0.38% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.27% 0.83% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £135
UK excluding London average daily rate £200 £273 £250
% change year-on-year
-26.60% +9.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £14.00 £14.50
% change year-on-year
+3.57% -3.44%
Vendors Category
Scotland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1119 1088 1130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Scotland 42.23% 46.44% 40.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 533 519 537
Average daily rate £375 £350 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £241 £250 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £463 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 34 63
Average hourly rate £22.50 £14.75 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+52.54% -34.44%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.00 £9.95 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £54.40 £44.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £18.90 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -5.50%
Novell
UK

Novell
Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

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

Novell Jobs Demand Trend in Scotland

Novell
Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Novell Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

Novell
Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Novell Hourly Rate Trend in Scotland

Novell
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Novell within the Scotland region over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
Moray - 1 - -
Fife - - - - 1
West Lothian - - - -
Novell
UK

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Scotland

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 13 (86.67%) VMware
3 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
4 9 (60.00%) NetWare
5 8 (53.33%) MS Exchange
5 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2007
5 8 (53.33%) Novell eDirectory
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
6 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
6 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
6 6 (40.00%) Migration
7 5 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
7 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
7 5 (33.33%) SCCM
7 5 (33.33%) VBScript
7 5 (33.33%) VB
7 5 (33.33%) ZENworks
7 5 (33.33%) MSI
7 5 (33.33%) InstallShield
7 5 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
8 4 (26.67%) Software Deployment
8 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
9 3 (20.00%) Finance
10 2 (13.33%) Dell
10 2 (13.33%) Dell KACE
11 1 (6.67%) Citrix
11 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
11 1 (6.67%) Banking

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in Scotland by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Scotland 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 (53.33%) MS Exchange
1 8 (53.33%) Exchange Server 2007
Development Applications
1 5 (33.33%) MSI
1 5 (33.33%) InstallShield
1 5 (33.33%) Wise Package Studio
General
1 3 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (6.67%) Banking
Job Titles
1 8 (53.33%) Server Technician
2 4 (26.67%) Applications Packager
3 2 (13.33%) Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support
4 1 (6.67%) Service Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support
4 1 (6.67%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) Help Desk Support Analyst
4 1 (6.67%) 1st Line Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (6.67%) Application Packaging
Operating Systems
1 15 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (60.00%) NetWare
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (53.33%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (40.00%) Windows 7
4 6 (40.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (40.00%) Migration
2 4 (26.67%) Software Deployment
3 1 (6.67%) Data Migration
Programming Languages
1 5 (33.33%) VBScript
1 5 (33.33%) VB
2 4 (26.67%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (6.67%) A+ Certification
System Software
1 10 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 8 (53.33%) Novell eDirectory
3 5 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (6.67%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 5 (33.33%) SCCM
1 5 (33.33%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 13 (86.67%) VMware
2 2 (13.33%) Dell
2 2 (13.33%) Dell KACE
3 1 (6.67%) Citrix