The first table below looks at the demand for Novell eDirectory skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Novell eDirectory over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the System Software category.

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 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell eDirectory
Rank 583 540 575
Rank change year-on-year
-43 +35
Contract jobs citing Novell eDirectory 4 4 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% 0.008% 0.021%
As % of the System Software category 0.076% 0.091% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 2 4
Average daily rate £513 £318 £288
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+61.41% +10.43%
UK excluding London average daily rate £513 £318 £263
% change year-on-year
+61.41% +20.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 3
Average hourly rate - £24.00 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +65.51%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £14.50
System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5255 4391 4700
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.33% 9.20% 7.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 2686 2123 2314
Average daily rate £350 £338 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -3.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £475 £463
UK excluding London average daily rate £325 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+4.00% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 604 624 570
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £17.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -2.94%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.06 £31.50 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -6.06%

Novell eDirectory
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Novell eDirectory Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Novell eDirectory
Daily Rate Trend

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

Novell eDirectory Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Novell eDirectory
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Novell eDirectory Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Novell eDirectory
Top 10 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Novell eDirectory within the UK over the 3 months to 18 April 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
(Click each for more statistics)
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
Find
Job
Vacancies
England -87 3 £513 +177.02%
London -23 2 - -
Nairn - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -
Moray - 1 - -
Coventry - - - -
Harrow - - - -
Middlesex - - - -
South East - - - -
West Midlands - - - -

Novell eDirectory
Top 30 Related IT Skills

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

1 13 (100.00%) Novell
2 10 (76.92%) Windows
2 10 (76.92%) NetWare
3 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
4 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2007
4 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
5 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
6 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
6 2 (15.38%) Novell Identity Manager
6 2 (15.38%) Migration
6 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
6 2 (15.38%) Linux
7 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
7 1 (7.69%) Lync
7 1 (7.69%) Office 365
7 1 (7.69%) MCSA
7 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
7 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
7 1 (7.69%) NDS
7 1 (7.69%) SQL
7 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
7 1 (7.69%) SAN
7 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
7 1 (7.69%) Citrix
7 1 (7.69%) SUSE
7 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server

Novell eDirectory
Top Related IT Skills by Category

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

Application Platforms
1 8 (61.54%) Exchange Server 2007
1 8 (61.54%) MS Exchange
2 1 (7.69%) Lync
2 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
2 1 (7.69%) GroupWise
Applications
1 1 (7.69%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 1 (7.69%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (7.69%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 8 (61.54%) Server Technician
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Management Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Novell Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Identity Management Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) IT Support
4 1 (7.69%) Implementation Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Active Directory Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) PKI
1 1 (7.69%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 10 (76.92%) Windows
1 10 (76.92%) NetWare
2 9 (69.23%) Windows Server 2008
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2003
3 8 (61.54%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (15.38%) Identity Management
1 2 (15.38%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (7.69%) SQL
1 1 (7.69%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (7.69%) MCSA
2 1 (7.69%) MCITP
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 1 (7.69%) NDS
2 1 (7.69%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 2 (15.38%) Novell Identity Manager
2 1 (7.69%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 13 (100.00%) Novell
2 9 (69.23%) VMware
3 3 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 1 (7.69%) NetIQ
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix