The first table below looks at the demand for CNE in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited CNE over the 3 months to 10 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Qualifications currently tracked.

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.

Location
3 months to
10 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Certified Novell Engineer (CNE)
Rank 582 551 573
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +22
Contract jobs citing CNE 2 12 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.004% 0.024% 0.007%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.020% 0.13% 0.041%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 0
Average daily rate
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£125 £350 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-64.28% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 9 4
Average hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-30.95% +52.72%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £14.50 £21.00 £13.00
% change year-on-year
-30.95% +61.53%
Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10124 8894 9645
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 19.20% 17.76% 16.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 5724 4778 4966
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £224
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £530 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 453 491 574
Average hourly rate £18.97 £22.00 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.79% +2.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.80 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.75 £21.00 £22.00
% change year-on-year
-10.71% -4.54%

CNE
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing CNE within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Qualifications category.

CNE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

CNE
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing CNE within the UK.

CNE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

CNE
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing CNE within the UK.

CNE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

CNE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CNE 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 CNE.

1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Novell Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
3 5 (71.43%) MCP
4 4 (57.14%) Windows
4 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
5 3 (42.86%) MS Office
5 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
6 2 (28.57%) Google
6 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
6 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
7 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
7 1 (14.29%) ISDN
7 1 (14.29%) VoIP
7 1 (14.29%) DHCP
7 1 (14.29%) HTTP
7 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
7 1 (14.29%) DNS
7 1 (14.29%) SLA
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco
7 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
7 1 (14.29%) CCNA
7 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
7 1 (14.29%) C#
7 1 (14.29%) C++
7 1 (14.29%) Java
7 1 (14.29%) .NET
7 1 (14.29%) Oracle
7 1 (14.29%) SQL Server

CNE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 10 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing CNE 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 CNE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 1 (14.29%) IBM Notes
1 1 (14.29%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Office
2 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) ISDN
1 1 (14.29%) VoIP
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) HTTP
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) RTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (14.29%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (14.29%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Systems Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support
3 1 (14.29%) Service Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Technical Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Service Desk Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (14.29%) NHS
1 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (57.14%) Windows
2 3 (42.86%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows XP
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (14.29%) Windows 2000 Server
Programming Languages
1 1 (14.29%) C#
1 1 (14.29%) C++
1 1 (14.29%) Java
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) Novell Certification
2 6 (85.71%) MCSE
3 5 (71.43%) MCP
4 1 (14.29%) CCNA
4 1 (14.29%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (14.29%) CCVP
4 1 (14.29%) MCTS
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP
4 1 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 2 (28.57%) Google
2 1 (14.29%) Oracle
2 1 (14.29%) Cisco
2 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
2 1 (14.29%) Novell
2 1 (14.29%) Lotus