The table below looks at the statistics for GroupWise skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited GroupWise over the 3 months to 29 June 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
29 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Novell GroupWise
Rank 596 597 561
Rank change year-on-year
+1 -36
Contract jobs citing GroupWise 4 1 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.002% 0.023%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.039% 0.010% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 6
Average daily rate
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Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -27.46%
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £190
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £18.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £18.00

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

Application Platforms Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Application Platforms category
10299 9615 8548
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.36% 17.85% 17.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 6514 5822 4774
Average daily rate £375 £375 £375
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £355 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+1.42% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 332 351 433
Average hourly rate £21.00 £18.00 £21.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £11.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.09 £44.50 £41.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.15 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+24.38% -10.52%

GroupWise
Jobs Demand Trend

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

GroupWise Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

GroupWise
Daily Rate Trend

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

GroupWise Daily Rate Trend in the UK

GroupWise
Hourly Rate Trend

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

GroupWise Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

GroupWise
Top 6 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GroupWise within the UK over the 3 months to 29 June 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
London -9 3 - -
England -27 3 - -
West Wales - 1 - -
Swansea - 1 - -
City of London - 1 - -
Wales - 1 - -

GroupWise
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GroupWise 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 GroupWise.

1 12 (92.31%) Novell
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 10 (76.92%) DNS
3 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
4 9 (69.23%) Lotus
5 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
5 7 (53.85%) Windows
5 7 (53.85%) Clustering
5 7 (53.85%) Degree
6 6 (46.15%) IMAP
6 6 (46.15%) Service Management
6 6 (46.15%) IBM Notes
6 6 (46.15%) POP3
6 6 (46.15%) SMTP
6 6 (46.15%) IIS
6 6 (46.15%) ITIL
6 6 (46.15%) SAN
7 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
7 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
7 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (38.46%) MCTS
7 5 (38.46%) MCITP
7 5 (38.46%) Office Communications Server
7 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
8 3 (23.08%) JSON
8 3 (23.08%) Android
8 3 (23.08%) Firewall
8 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
8 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
8 3 (23.08%) DMZ

GroupWise
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 June 2015, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing GroupWise 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 GroupWise. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 10 (76.92%) MS Exchange
2 6 (46.15%) IIS
2 6 (46.15%) IBM Notes
3 5 (38.46%) Office Communications Server
4 3 (23.08%) Lotus Domino
5 2 (15.38%) SharePoint
5 2 (15.38%) Lync
5 2 (15.38%) CMS
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Excel
2 1 (7.69%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (76.92%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) SAN
2 6 (46.15%) POP3
2 6 (46.15%) SMTP
2 6 (46.15%) IMAP
3 3 (23.08%) LDAP
3 3 (23.08%) Firewall
3 3 (23.08%) HTTP
3 3 (23.08%) Kerberos
3 3 (23.08%) DMZ
4 2 (15.38%) Intranet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 6 (46.15%) Field Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Server Engineer
2 5 (38.46%) Exchange Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Training Manager
3 2 (15.38%) Deployment Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Test Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Test Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Training Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Exchange Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Wintel Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (23.08%) HTML
1 3 (23.08%) XML
1 3 (23.08%) SAML
1 3 (23.08%) JSON
Miscellaneous
1 7 (53.85%) Clustering
2 2 (15.38%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (7.69%) BYOD
3 1 (7.69%) Data Centre
3 1 (7.69%) E-Learning
Operating Systems
1 7 (53.85%) Windows
2 3 (23.08%) Android
3 2 (15.38%) NetWare
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (46.15%) ITIL
1 6 (46.15%) Service Management
2 5 (38.46%) Disaster Recovery
2 5 (38.46%) Customer Engagement
3 3 (23.08%) Identity Management
4 2 (15.38%) Migration
4 2 (15.38%) Quality Management
4 2 (15.38%) Content Management
4 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Content Management
5 1 (7.69%) Test Scripting
5 1 (7.69%) Agile Software Development
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) Java
1 3 (23.08%) JavaScript
1 3 (23.08%) Python
1 3 (23.08%) Shell Script
2 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 7 (53.85%) Degree
2 5 (38.46%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (38.46%) MCTS
2 5 (38.46%) MCITP
3 1 (7.69%) SC Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) MCP
System Software
1 7 (53.85%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) Firmware
2 1 (7.69%) Terminal Services
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 1 (7.69%) ARCserve
1 1 (7.69%) ZENworks
1 1 (7.69%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) Novell
2 11 (84.62%) Microsoft
3 9 (69.23%) Lotus
4 2 (15.38%) HP
5 1 (7.69%) BMC
5 1 (7.69%) Veritas
5 1 (7.69%) VMware