The table below looks at the statistics 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 9 February 2016 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.

Location
3 months to
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Certified Novell Engineer (CNE)
Rank - 614 580
Contract jobs citing CNE 0 2 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.019% 0.063%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 6
Average hourly rate - £15.50 £20.06
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -22.73%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £15.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year
- -22.73%

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Qualifications category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Qualifications Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Qualifications category
10920 10497 9567
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.21% 20.32% 19.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 6750 6072 5158
Average daily rate £400 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £235 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 491 491 443
Average hourly rate £37.50 £20.00 £18.66
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+87.50% +7.20%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £46.50 £41.15
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £21.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+90.47% +20.00%

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 9 February 2016, 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 3 (100.00%) Novell Certification
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
3 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
3 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
3 1 (33.33%) SLA
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco
3 1 (33.33%) Citrix
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) MCSD
3 1 (33.33%) CNA
3 1 (33.33%) BMC
3 1 (33.33%) Novell
3 1 (33.33%) Symantec
3 1 (33.33%) Remedy
3 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
3 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
3 1 (33.33%) Sophos
3 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
3 1 (33.33%) Project Management
3 1 (33.33%) Replication

CNE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
1 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
1 1 (33.33%) Office Communications Server
1 1 (33.33%) SharePoint
1 1 (33.33%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Remedy ITSM
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Office 365
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 1st/2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Architect
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Support
1 1 (33.33%) ICT Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Messaging Analyst
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Service Desk Support
1 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
1 1 (33.33%) Support Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Wintel Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 1 (33.33%) Client/Server
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
1 1 (33.33%) Network Architecture
1 1 (33.33%) Project Management
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Architecture
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) Novell Certification
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
3 1 (33.33%) CCDP
3 1 (33.33%) CCNA
3 1 (33.33%) CCNP
3 1 (33.33%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (33.33%) CNA
3 1 (33.33%) Degree
3 1 (33.33%) MCSD
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (33.33%) BladeLogic
1 1 (33.33%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (33.33%) SCCM
1 1 (33.33%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
1 1 (33.33%) WSUS
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) BMC
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Citrix
2 1 (33.33%) Google
2 1 (33.33%) Intel Security
2 1 (33.33%) Novell
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) Sophos
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) VMware