The table below looks at the statistics for Novell Certification in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Novell Certification over the 3 months to 18 December 2014 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
18 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell Certification
Rank 600 549 540
Rank change year-on-year
-51 -9
Contract jobs citing Novell Certification 8 20 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.039% 0.006%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.070% 0.22% 0.034%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 8 0
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£363 £308 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.88% -
UK excluding London average daily rate - £300 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 0
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
11413 9164 8889
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 20.63% 17.73% 17.90%
Number of daily rates quoted 6633 5091 4657
Average daily rate £390 £375 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.00% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £230 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £538
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 547 394 612
Average hourly rate £17.50 £18.00 £22.90
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.77% -21.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £40.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+8.57% -26.31%

Novell Certification
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Novell Certification Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Novell Certification
Daily Rate Trend

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

Novell Certification Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Novell Certification
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Novell Certification Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Novell Certification
Top 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Novell Certification within the UK over the 3 months to 18 December 2014. 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 -38 8 £363 +17.88% 5
London +20 3 £363 -22.66%
South East -38 3 - - 4
Buckinghamshire - 3 - -
Milton Keynes - 3 - -
City of London +11 2 £363 -22.66%
North West - - - -
Manchester - - - -
Slough - - - - 2
Wigan - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 4

Novell Certification
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Novell Certification 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 Novell Certification.

1 16 (76.19%) Windows
1 16 (76.19%) CNA
2 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
3 12 (57.14%) UNIX
4 11 (52.38%) Firewall
4 11 (52.38%) Risk Management
4 11 (52.38%) Network+ Certification
4 11 (52.38%) Information Security
4 11 (52.38%) Intrusion Detection
4 11 (52.38%) Network Security
5 10 (47.62%) Vulnerability Management
5 10 (47.62%) GCIA
5 10 (47.62%) GIAC
5 10 (47.62%) CISSP
6 8 (38.10%) Network Design
6 8 (38.10%) Legal
7 7 (33.33%) CNE
7 7 (33.33%) Linux
8 6 (28.57%) SQL
8 6 (28.57%) Sun
9 5 (23.81%) MCP
9 5 (23.81%) MCSE
9 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
9 5 (23.81%) Finance
9 5 (23.81%) VMware
10 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
10 4 (19.05%) Novell
10 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
11 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
11 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared

Novell Certification
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 18 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Novell Certification 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 Novell Certification. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Communications & Networking
1 13 (61.90%) TCP/IP
2 11 (52.38%) Firewall
2 11 (52.38%) Intrusion Detection
2 11 (52.38%) Network Security
3 2 (9.52%) DNS
3 2 (9.52%) DHCP
4 1 (4.76%) Radio Access Network
4 1 (4.76%) 3G
4 1 (4.76%) GSM
4 1 (4.76%) UMTS
General
1 8 (38.10%) Legal
2 5 (23.81%) Finance
3 2 (9.52%) Advertising
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
4 1 (4.76%) Investment Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Banking
4 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 13 (61.90%) Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Security Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Information Analyst
2 9 (42.86%) Information Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Information Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Information Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Novell Engineer
3 3 (14.29%) 2nd Line Support
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Security Analyst
3 3 (14.29%) Senior Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Service Desk Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Support Analyst
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
5 1 (4.76%) Network Optimisation Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Novell Consultant
5 1 (4.76%) Network Performance Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Information Specialist
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Security Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Management Information System
2 2 (9.52%) Equities
2 2 (9.52%) Fixed Income
3 1 (4.76%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 16 (76.19%) Windows
2 12 (57.14%) UNIX
3 7 (33.33%) Linux
4 4 (19.05%) Windows 7
5 2 (9.52%) SUSE
5 2 (9.52%) NetWare
5 2 (9.52%) Windows XP
5 2 (9.52%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 11 (52.38%) Risk Management
1 11 (52.38%) Information Security
2 10 (47.62%) Vulnerability Management
3 8 (38.10%) Network Design
4 4 (19.05%) Asset Management
5 2 (9.52%) ITSM
5 2 (9.52%) Incident Management
5 2 (9.52%) Investment Management
6 1 (4.76%) Time Management
6 1 (4.76%) Fund Management
6 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
6 1 (4.76%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) SQL
2 2 (9.52%) Bash Shell
3 1 (4.76%) VBA
Qualifications
1 16 (76.19%) CNA
2 11 (52.38%) Network+ Certification
3 10 (47.62%) GCIA
3 10 (47.62%) GIAC
3 10 (47.62%) CISSP
4 7 (33.33%) CNE
5 5 (23.81%) MCP
5 5 (23.81%) MCSE
5 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Certification
6 3 (14.29%) SC Cleared
6 3 (14.29%) Security Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) DV Cleared
7 1 (4.76%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (14.29%) SLA
System Software
1 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (9.52%) Active Directory
2 2 (9.52%) NDS
2 2 (9.52%) Novell eDirectory
Vendors
1 6 (28.57%) Sun
2 5 (23.81%) VMware
3 4 (19.05%) Novell
4 3 (14.29%) Remedy
4 3 (14.29%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) McAfee
5 2 (9.52%) Google
6 1 (4.76%) Ericsson
6 1 (4.76%) Computacenter