The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Novell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Novell over the 3 months to 30 June 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 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Novell
Rank 259 237 214
Rank change year-on-year
-22 -23
Contract jobs citing Novell 4 2 20
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.043% 0.022% 0.24%
As % of the Vendors category 0.089% 0.046% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 13
Average daily rate
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£450 £174 £238
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+158.99% -26.84%
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £181 £219
% change year-on-year
+120.68% -17.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £13.97 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+37.81% -16.61%
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 South East region.

Vendors Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
4495 4337 4227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 47.78% 47.54% 50.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2462 2166 2081
Average daily rate £388 £350 £363
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.71% -3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £203 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £361 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 238 236 351
Average hourly rate £19.50 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.87% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.17 £11.30 £12.44
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.50 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+8.82% -12.82%

Novell
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

Novell Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

Novell
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

Novell Daily Rate Trend in the South East

Novell
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

Novell Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

Novell
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Novell within the South East region over the 3 months to 30 June 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
Hampshire - 3 £450 -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Novell
England

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
3 8 (61.54%) IBM Notes
3 8 (61.54%) Lotus
4 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
5 6 (46.15%) POP3
5 6 (46.15%) SMTP
5 6 (46.15%) IIS
5 6 (46.15%) ITIL
5 6 (46.15%) DNS
5 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (46.15%) GroupWise
5 6 (46.15%) SAN
5 6 (46.15%) IMAP
5 6 (46.15%) Clustering
6 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (38.46%) Office Communications Server
6 5 (38.46%) MCTS
6 5 (38.46%) MCITP
6 5 (38.46%) Degree
6 5 (38.46%) Service Management
6 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
6 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 4 (30.77%) Migration
8 2 (15.38%) ZENworks
8 2 (15.38%) Citrix
8 2 (15.38%) NDS
9 1 (7.69%) SQL
9 1 (7.69%) MS Office

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 30 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 (61.54%) IBM Notes
2 7 (53.85%) MS Exchange
3 6 (46.15%) GroupWise
3 6 (46.15%) IIS
4 5 (38.46%) Office Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 6 (46.15%) POP3
1 6 (46.15%) SMTP
1 6 (46.15%) DNS
1 6 (46.15%) SAN
1 6 (46.15%) IMAP
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Field Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Server Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Engineer
3 3 (23.08%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Novell Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Lead Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Lotus Notes Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Migration Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Junior
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
2 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
2 1 (7.69%) Windows 8
2 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
2 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
2 5 (38.46%) Service Management
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
3 4 (30.77%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Data Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Mentoring
4 1 (7.69%) PRINCE
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCTS
2 5 (38.46%) MCITP
2 5 (38.46%) Degree
3 1 (7.69%) CNE
3 1 (7.69%) Novell Certification
3 1 (7.69%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (7.69%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (76.92%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) NDS
3 1 (7.69%) Novell eDirectory
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) ZENworks
2 1 (7.69%) SCCM
Vendors
1 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 8 (61.54%) Lotus
3 2 (15.38%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Sitecore
4 1 (7.69%) Cisco