The table below looks at the statistics for knowledge and experience of Novell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Novell over the 3 months to 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Novell
Rank 132 - 110
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Novell 10 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.32% - 0.098%
As % of the Vendors category 0.85% - 0.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £125 £219
% change year-on-year
+220.00% -42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 0 1
Average hourly rate £19.50 - £15.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £13.44 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+43.28% -19.79%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Vendors category in contract jobs advertised in the South West region.

Vendors Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
1181 1244 859
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 37.94% 43.12% 42.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 711 814 484
Average daily rate £364 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-0.20% +4.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 63 55
Average hourly rate £20.19 £20.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.92% +29.03%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.05 £10.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £37.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

Novell
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

Novell Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

Novell
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

Novell Daily Rate Trend in the South West

Novell
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

Novell Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

Novell
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 3 July 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
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Novell
England

Novell
Top 18 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 9 (47.37%) ZENworks
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
3 8 (42.11%) MS Office
3 8 (42.11%) Microsoft
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
3 8 (42.11%) SUSE
4 7 (36.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 7 (36.84%) Web Services
4 7 (36.84%) SQL
4 7 (36.84%) NetWare
5 3 (15.79%) CMDB
5 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008

Novell
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 1 (5.26%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 8 (42.11%) MS Office
Job Titles
1 12 (63.16%) Support Engineer
2 10 (52.63%) Server Engineer
3 8 (42.11%) Desktop Support
4 7 (36.84%) Server Support
4 7 (36.84%) Server Support Engineer
5 5 (26.32%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 5 (26.32%) Desktop Engineer
6 3 (15.79%) Desktop Support Technician
6 3 (15.79%) Support Technician
6 3 (15.79%) Desktop Technician
7 2 (10.53%) 3rd Line Support
8 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Support
8 1 (5.26%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (36.84%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (15.79%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 16 (84.21%) Windows
2 9 (47.37%) Linux
3 8 (42.11%) Windows XP
3 8 (42.11%) SUSE
3 8 (42.11%) Windows 7
4 7 (36.84%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 7 (36.84%) NetWare
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (15.79%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (36.84%) SQL
Systems Management
1 9 (47.37%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 9 (47.37%) VMware
2 8 (42.11%) Microsoft