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 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell eDirectory
Rank 604 563 578
Rank change year-on-year
-41 +15
Contract jobs citing Novell eDirectory 9 14 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.027% 0.018%
As % of the System Software category 0.16% 0.27% 0.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 7 1
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£275 £425 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-35.29% +21.42%
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £420 £350
% change year-on-year
-34.52% +20.00%
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 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
5646 5095 4756
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.67% 9.71% 8.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 3158 2627 2288
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 £180 £175 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £330 £310 £325
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 698 635 625
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.30 £16.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+1.22% -1.21%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £31.56 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £15.50 £15.88
% change year-on-year
+6.45% -2.36%

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
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Novell eDirectory within the UK over the 3 months to 24 October 2014.

Novell eDirectory Daily Rate Histogram 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 5 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 October 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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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 -31 9 £275 -35.29%
London -3 4 £325 -23.52%
Scotland - - - -
Croydon - - - -
Edinburgh - - - -

Novell eDirectory
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (88.89%) Windows
2 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 7 (77.78%) Novell
3 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
3 4 (44.44%) Citrix
3 4 (44.44%) MetaFrame
3 4 (44.44%) ITIL
3 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
4 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
4 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
4 3 (33.33%) Advertising
4 3 (33.33%) SUSE
4 3 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
4 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 3 (33.33%) NetWare
4 3 (33.33%) NDS
4 3 (33.33%) Linux
4 3 (33.33%) DNS
4 3 (33.33%) Project Management
4 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 3 (33.33%) Terminal Server
4 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
5 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
5 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
5 2 (22.22%) CNE
5 2 (22.22%) Novell Certification
6 1 (11.11%) NetApp

Novell eDirectory
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 (11.11%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) TCP/IP
2 4 (44.44%) Firewall
3 3 (33.33%) DNS
3 3 (33.33%) DHCP
4 1 (11.11%) LDAP
4 1 (11.11%) Cisco ASA
4 1 (11.11%) OpenLDAP
General
1 3 (33.33%) Advertising
2 1 (11.11%) French Language
2 1 (11.11%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (44.44%) 3rd Line Support
2 3 (33.33%) Novell Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Project Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Senior Manager
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 3 (33.33%) Data Protection Act
Operating Systems
1 8 (88.89%) Windows
2 4 (44.44%) Windows 7
3 3 (33.33%) SUSE
3 3 (33.33%) Linux
3 3 (33.33%) NetWare
4 2 (22.22%) Mac OS X
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (11.11%) Windows XP
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (44.44%) ITIL
2 3 (33.33%) Project Management
2 3 (33.33%) Data Protection
3 1 (11.11%) Service Management
3 1 (11.11%) Identity Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
Qualifications
1 2 (22.22%) CNE
1 2 (22.22%) Novell Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (11.11%) BS25999
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) MetaFrame
2 3 (33.33%) Terminal Server
2 3 (33.33%) Terminal Services
2 3 (33.33%) NDS
3 2 (22.22%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Novell
2 4 (44.44%) Microsoft
2 4 (44.44%) Citrix
2 4 (44.44%) VMware
3 1 (11.11%) Cisco
3 1 (11.11%) NetApp
3 1 (11.11%) CheckPoint
3 1 (11.11%) Websense