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 26 January 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
26 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Novell
Rank 248 215 209
Rank change year-on-year
-33 -6
Contract jobs citing Novell 7 18 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.076% 0.21% 0.10%
As % of the Vendors category 0.16% 0.46% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 7 3
Average daily rate
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£400 £375 £250
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +50.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £323 £223 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £403 £266
UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £110 £275
% change year-on-year
+184.09% -60.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 1
Average hourly rate - £14.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -26.31%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- -9.37%
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
4438 3878 3747
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 48.06% 46.13% 48.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 2309 1925 1760
Average daily rate £375 £370 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.35% +5.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £205
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 224 228 323
Average hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.06% -8.33%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £11.45 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 26 January 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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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
Berkshire +5 6 £425 - 1
Hampshire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
Novell
England

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 9 (75.00%) GroupWise
3 8 (66.67%) SAN
3 8 (66.67%) Lotus
3 8 (66.67%) IBM Notes
3 8 (66.67%) IIS
3 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
4 7 (58.33%) POP3
4 7 (58.33%) SMTP
4 7 (58.33%) DNS
4 7 (58.33%) ITIL
4 7 (58.33%) Service Management
4 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (58.33%) Clustering
4 7 (58.33%) Degree
4 7 (58.33%) IMAP
5 6 (50.00%) MCTS
5 6 (50.00%) MCITP
5 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
5 6 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
7 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
7 4 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
8 2 (16.67%) Oracle
8 2 (16.67%) SQL
9 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
9 1 (8.33%) Firewall
9 1 (8.33%) ITSM
9 1 (8.33%) Identity Management

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 26 January 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 9 (75.00%) GroupWise
2 8 (66.67%) IIS
2 8 (66.67%) IBM Notes
2 8 (66.67%) MS Exchange
3 4 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
4 1 (8.33%) Lync
4 1 (8.33%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 5 (41.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (66.67%) SAN
2 7 (58.33%) POP3
2 7 (58.33%) SMTP
2 7 (58.33%) DNS
2 7 (58.33%) IMAP
3 1 (8.33%) NAS
3 1 (8.33%) Internet
3 1 (8.33%) RTP
3 1 (8.33%) Firewall
3 1 (8.33%) LDAP
3 1 (8.33%) LAN
3 1 (8.33%) PBX
3 1 (8.33%) PSTN
3 1 (8.33%) VoIP
3 1 (8.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MySQL
1 1 (8.33%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 6 (50.00%) Field Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Exchange Engineer
2 5 (41.67%) Server Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Architect
4 1 (8.33%) Management Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Escalation Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Desktop Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) HTML
1 1 (8.33%) JSP
1 1 (8.33%) Servlets
1 1 (8.33%) SOAP
1 1 (8.33%) XML
1 1 (8.33%) SPML
1 1 (8.33%) SailPoint
Miscellaneous
1 7 (58.33%) Clustering
2 1 (8.33%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 9 (75.00%) Windows
2 1 (8.33%) AIX
2 1 (8.33%) Linux
2 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
2 1 (8.33%) NetWare
2 1 (8.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (8.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) Disaster Recovery
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
1 7 (58.33%) Service Management
2 6 (50.00%) Customer Engagement
3 1 (8.33%) Network Management
3 1 (8.33%) People Management
3 1 (8.33%) Quality Management
3 1 (8.33%) PRINCE2
3 1 (8.33%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) ITSM
3 1 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 1 (8.33%) Data Security
3 1 (8.33%) Migration
3 1 (8.33%) Business Continuity
3 1 (8.33%) Network Design
3 1 (8.33%) Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Network Load Balancing
3 1 (8.33%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (16.67%) SQL
2 1 (8.33%) BeanShell
2 1 (8.33%) Java
2 1 (8.33%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 7 (58.33%) Degree
2 6 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (50.00%) MCTS
2 6 (50.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 10 (83.33%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 8 (66.67%) Lotus
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 2 (16.67%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Sybase
4 1 (8.33%) PeopleSoft
4 1 (8.33%) SAP
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) IBM
4 1 (8.33%) Sun
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) Nortel
4 1 (8.33%) Citrix
4 1 (8.33%) Avaya
4 1 (8.33%) Kaspersky
4 1 (8.33%) Kaseya