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 3 September 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.

Location
3 months to
3 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Certified Novell Engineer (CNE)
Rank 628 614 580
Rank change year-on-year
-14 -34
Contract jobs citing CNE 2 2 19
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.003% 0.004% 0.036%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.018% 0.019% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 4
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£474 - £325
90% offered a daily rate of more than £455 - £265
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 - £350
UK excluding London average daily rate £474 - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 14
Average hourly rate - - £22.16
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £21.00

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
11048 10665 9272
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.92% 18.86% 17.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 6665 6052 5099
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £230 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £380 £355 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.04% +1.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 529 453 477
Average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.11
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -0.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.17 £13.00 £11.98
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £49.19 £47.50 £43.05
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -

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 3 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing CNE within the UK over the 3 months to 3 September 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
England -10 2 £474 - 4
Hampshire - 1 £450 -
South East - 1 £450 - 2

CNE
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Novell Certification
2 3 (75.00%) Novell
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) CCNP
3 2 (50.00%) CCNA
3 2 (50.00%) CCDP
3 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 2 (50.00%) Project Management
3 2 (50.00%) MCSD
3 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
3 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
4 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (25.00%) Migration
4 1 (25.00%) Degree
4 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (25.00%) Novell eDirectory
4 1 (25.00%) SCCM
4 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
4 1 (25.00%) XenApp
4 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7

CNE
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 2015, 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.

Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Solutions Architect
1 2 (50.00%) Architect
2 1 (25.00%) Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Migration Consultant
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 2 (50.00%) Client/Server
2 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (50.00%) Project Management
1 2 (50.00%) Technical Architecture
1 2 (50.00%) Network Architecture
2 1 (25.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (25.00%) Problem Management
2 1 (25.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) MCSE
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Novell Certification
2 2 (50.00%) MCSD
2 2 (50.00%) CCNP
2 2 (50.00%) CCNA
2 2 (50.00%) CCDP
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (25.00%) MCP
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
System Software
1 2 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (25.00%) Novell eDirectory
2 1 (25.00%) XenApp
2 1 (25.00%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) Novell
2 2 (50.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Citrix