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 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
Novell GroupWise
Rank 629 614 591
Rank change year-on-year
-15 -23
Contract jobs citing GroupWise 1 2 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.002% 0.004% 0.015%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.009% 0.019% 0.087%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 6
Average daily rate
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£175 £419 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-58.20% -1.47%
UK excluding London average daily rate £175 £419 £293
% change year-on-year
-58.20% +43.16%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -

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
11066 10378 9210
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 18.96% 18.36% 17.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 7082 6154 5339
Average daily rate £400 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £217
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £513 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 331 426 390
Average hourly rate £22.00 £18.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.22% -10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £11.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.75 £35.83 £38.95
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £17.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+28.57% -7.89%

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 3 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 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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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
Vacancies
England -11 1 £175 -58.20%
Bristol - 1 £175 -
South West - 1 £175 -

GroupWise
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) Novell
2 4 (80.00%) Lotus
3 3 (60.00%) DMZ
3 3 (60.00%) SAML
3 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
3 3 (60.00%) HTTP
3 3 (60.00%) Kerberos
3 3 (60.00%) Lotus Domino
3 3 (60.00%) Python
3 3 (60.00%) LDAP
3 3 (60.00%) XML
3 3 (60.00%) HTML
3 3 (60.00%) Java
3 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
3 3 (60.00%) Firewall
3 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (60.00%) JSON
3 3 (60.00%) Android
4 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
4 2 (40.00%) Degree
4 2 (40.00%) VMware
4 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
4 2 (40.00%) Windows
4 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
5 1 (20.00%) Citrix
5 1 (20.00%) BMC
5 1 (20.00%) Veritas

GroupWise
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 September 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 5 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (60.00%) Lotus Domino
3 1 (20.00%) IIS
3 1 (20.00%) IBM Notes
Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SAP Oil and Gas
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 3 (60.00%) DMZ
2 3 (60.00%) Firewall
2 3 (60.00%) LDAP
2 3 (60.00%) HTTP
2 3 (60.00%) Kerberos
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (40.00%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) SQL Server Management Studio (SSMS)
General
1 1 (20.00%) Electronics
1 1 (20.00%) Telecoms
1 1 (20.00%) Finance
1 1 (20.00%) Manufacturing
1 1 (20.00%) Advertising
1 1 (20.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Wintel Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (60.00%) HTML
1 3 (60.00%) XML
1 3 (60.00%) SAML
1 3 (60.00%) JSON
2 1 (20.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) DTV
1 1 (20.00%) Clustering
1 1 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (20.00%) BYOD
Operating Systems
1 3 (60.00%) Android
2 2 (40.00%) Windows
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (60.00%) Identity Management
2 1 (20.00%) Programme Management
2 1 (20.00%) Digital Marketing
2 1 (20.00%) ITIL
2 1 (20.00%) Business Intelligence
2 1 (20.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) Java
1 3 (60.00%) JavaScript
1 3 (60.00%) Python
1 3 (60.00%) Shell Script
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
2 1 (20.00%) T-SQL
2 1 (20.00%) VBA
Qualifications
1 2 (40.00%) Degree
2 1 (20.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (20.00%) MCP
System Software
1 2 (40.00%) Terminal Services
1 2 (40.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (20.00%) Firmware
2 1 (20.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 1 (20.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) ARCserve
1 1 (20.00%) ZENworks
1 1 (20.00%) BladeLogic
Vendors
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (80.00%) Novell
1 4 (80.00%) Lotus
2 2 (40.00%) VMware
3 1 (20.00%) SAP
3 1 (20.00%) Veritas
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) BMC