The table below looks at the statistics 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 24 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
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell eDirectory
Rank 589 553 548
Rank change year-on-year
-36 -5
Contract jobs citing Novell eDirectory 3 17 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.006% 0.033% 0.027%
As % of the System Software category 0.057% 0.33% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 4
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£494 £420 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+17.55% +42.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £459 £304 £257
10% offered a daily rate of more than £529 £463 £334
UK excluding London average daily rate £494 £415 £295
% change year-on-year
+18.97% +40.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £12.50 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £12.50 -

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

System Software Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
System Software category
5242 5201 4496
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.66% 10.16% 9.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 2903 2678 2109
Average daily rate £363 £350 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.57% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £170 £171
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £300 £325
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 639 622 757
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -11.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £32.52 £31.56 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -8.57%

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 4 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 24 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 -36 3 £494 +17.55%
Scotland - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -
London - - - -

Novell eDirectory
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 7 (58.33%) Novell
3 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
3 5 (41.67%) ITIL
4 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 4 (33.33%) Citrix
4 4 (33.33%) MetaFrame
4 4 (33.33%) LDAP
4 4 (33.33%) Firewall
4 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
4 4 (33.33%) VMware
4 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
5 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
5 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
5 3 (25.00%) Advertising
5 3 (25.00%) SUSE
5 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
5 3 (25.00%) DHCP
5 3 (25.00%) NetWare
5 3 (25.00%) NDS
5 3 (25.00%) Linux
5 3 (25.00%) SQL
5 3 (25.00%) Oracle
5 3 (25.00%) DNS
5 3 (25.00%) Terminal Server
5 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
5 3 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 3 (25.00%) Project Management

Novell eDirectory
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 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 1 (8.33%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (58.33%) TCP/IP
2 4 (33.33%) LDAP
2 4 (33.33%) Firewall
3 3 (25.00%) DHCP
3 3 (25.00%) DNS
4 2 (16.67%) OpenLDAP
5 1 (8.33%) Cisco ASA
5 1 (8.33%) Internet
General
1 3 (25.00%) Advertising
2 2 (16.67%) Finance
3 1 (8.33%) Legal
3 1 (8.33%) Manufacturing
3 1 (8.33%) Retail
3 1 (8.33%) French Language
3 1 (8.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (25.00%) Novell Engineer
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Project Manager
3 2 (16.67%) Consultant
3 2 (16.67%) Senior Manager
4 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Middleware
1 1 (8.33%) Oracle Fusion
Miscellaneous
1 3 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 3 (25.00%) Data Protection Act
2 2 (16.67%) SecurID
2 2 (16.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 8 (66.67%) Windows
2 4 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (25.00%) SUSE
3 3 (25.00%) Linux
3 3 (25.00%) NetWare
4 2 (16.67%) Mac OS X
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (8.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (41.67%) ITIL
2 4 (33.33%) Identity Management
3 3 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 3 (25.00%) Project Management
4 2 (16.67%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (25.00%) SQL
1 3 (25.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 2 (16.67%) CNE
1 2 (16.67%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (8.33%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (8.33%) BS25999
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (33.33%) MetaFrame
3 3 (25.00%) Terminal Server
3 3 (25.00%) Terminal Services
3 3 (25.00%) NDS
Systems Management
1 3 (25.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 2 (16.67%) Oracle Identity Management
3 1 (8.33%) OpenView
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) Oracle Identity Manager
Vendors
1 7 (58.33%) Novell
2 4 (33.33%) Citrix
2 4 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 4 (33.33%) VMware
3 3 (25.00%) Oracle
4 1 (8.33%) Cisco
4 1 (8.33%) HP
4 1 (8.33%) NetApp
4 1 (8.33%) CheckPoint
4 1 (8.33%) Websense