The first table below looks at the demand for knowledge and experience of Novell products and/or services in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Novell over the 3 months to 30 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all Vendors currently tracked.

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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are NOT representative of contractor rates within Novell, Inc.

Location
3 months to
30 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell
Rank 578 491 535
Rank change year-on-year
-87 +44
Contract jobs citing Novell 10 72 54
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.018% 0.14% 0.093%
As % of the Vendors category 0.040% 0.30% 0.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 48 20
Average daily rate
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£225 £219 £295
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.85% -25.72%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £145 £120 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £438 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £125 £198 £320
% change year-on-year
-36.70% -38.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 14
Average hourly rate £13.44 £15.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.32% -13.88%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.49 £14.30 £13.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.29 £17.50 £23.30
UK excluding London average hourly rate £13.44 £16.75 £15.58
% change year-on-year
-19.79% +7.54%
Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
25024 24051 26881
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.79% 47.04% 46.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 13872 13054 13605
Average daily rate £380 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.93% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £220 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1078 1195 1394
Average hourly rate £18.00 £19.50 £19.63
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.69% -0.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £41.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £19.56
% change year-on-year
-7.89% -2.87%

Novell
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Novell Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Novell
Daily Rate Trend

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

Novell Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Novell
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Novell within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 2014.

Novell Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Novell
Hourly Rate Trend

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

Novell Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Novell
Top 22 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Novell within the UK over the 3 months to 30 July 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 -81 9 £325 +30.00% 5
London +3 2 £325 +23.80% 1
Manchester - - - -
St Albans - - - -
Watford - - - -
Berkshire - - - - 1
Fife - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Surrey - - - - 1
West Sussex - - - -
City of London - - - -
North West - - - -
South East - - - - 2
South Wales - - - -
Wales - - - -
Scotland - - - -
East of England - - - -
Bolton - - - -
Bracknell - - - -
Cardiff - - - -
Crawley - - - -
Dorking - - - - 1

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Novell 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.

1 35 (64.81%) Windows
2 29 (53.70%) Active Directory
3 27 (50.00%) Windows XP
4 23 (42.59%) Windows 7
5 17 (31.48%) Migration
6 13 (24.07%) ITIL
7 12 (22.22%) Firewall
8 10 (18.52%) ArcSight
8 10 (18.52%) SIEM
9 9 (16.67%) NetWare
9 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
9 9 (16.67%) Computer Security
10 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (14.81%) Windows 2000
11 7 (12.96%) VPN
11 7 (12.96%) Blackberry
11 7 (12.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
12 6 (11.11%) Windows Vista
12 6 (11.11%) Citrix
12 6 (11.11%) Linux
12 6 (11.11%) MS Office
13 5 (9.26%) VBScript
13 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
13 5 (9.26%) ZENworks
13 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
14 4 (7.41%) Novell eDirectory
14 4 (7.41%) VMware
14 4 (7.41%) NHS
14 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
14 4 (7.41%) IBM Notes

Novell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Novell 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. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 7 (12.96%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 5 (9.26%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.41%) IBM Notes
4 2 (3.70%) GroupWise
5 1 (1.85%) Exchange Server 2007
5 1 (1.85%) Lync
Applications
1 6 (11.11%) MS Office
2 3 (5.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.85%) Sentinel
Cloud Services
1 1 (1.85%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (22.22%) Firewall
2 7 (12.96%) VPN
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco PIX
3 3 (5.56%) Cisco Nexus
4 2 (3.70%) TCP/IP
5 1 (1.85%) DNS
5 1 (1.85%) SAN
5 1 (1.85%) LAN
5 1 (1.85%) SMS
5 1 (1.85%) WAN
5 1 (1.85%) 3G
5 1 (1.85%) VRRP
5 1 (1.85%) Wi-Fi
5 1 (1.85%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (1.85%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.56%) InstallShield
2 2 (3.70%) Wise Package Studio
2 2 (3.70%) MSI
3 1 (1.85%) AdminStudio
General
1 3 (5.56%) Finance
2 2 (3.70%) Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Financial Institution
3 1 (1.85%) Investment Banking
3 1 (1.85%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 10 (18.52%) Consultant
2 7 (12.96%) Support Engineer
3 5 (9.26%) Analyst
3 5 (9.26%) Security Consultant
4 4 (7.41%) Desktop Support
4 4 (7.41%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (7.41%) Architect
5 3 (5.56%) Management Consultant
5 3 (5.56%) Service Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Applications Packager
5 3 (5.56%) Service Desk Analyst
5 3 (5.56%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 3 (5.56%) Security Architect
6 2 (3.70%) Identity Management Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) IT Security Consultant
6 2 (3.70%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (3.70%) 3rd Line Support
6 2 (3.70%) Network Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Data Administrator
6 2 (3.70%) Deployment Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (5.56%) Application Packaging
2 1 (1.85%) Itk
Miscellaneous
1 7 (12.96%) Blackberry
2 4 (7.41%) NHS
3 2 (3.70%) Management Information System
4 1 (1.85%) Smartcard
4 1 (1.85%) GIS
4 1 (1.85%) Data Protection Act
4 1 (1.85%) iPhone
Operating Systems
1 35 (64.81%) Windows
2 27 (50.00%) Windows XP
3 23 (42.59%) Windows 7
4 9 (16.67%) NetWare
5 8 (14.81%) Windows 2000
6 6 (11.11%) Windows Vista
6 6 (11.11%) Linux
7 4 (7.41%) Windows Server 2003
8 3 (5.56%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
8 3 (5.56%) Apple iOS
9 2 (3.70%) Windows 8
9 2 (3.70%) Windows Server 2012
9 2 (3.70%) SUSE
9 2 (3.70%) Mac OS X
10 1 (1.85%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 17 (31.48%) Migration
2 13 (24.07%) ITIL
3 10 (18.52%) SIEM
4 9 (16.67%) Computer Security
5 3 (5.56%) PRINCE2
5 3 (5.56%) ITSM
5 3 (5.56%) Identity Management
5 3 (5.56%) Network Management
5 3 (5.56%) Software Deployment
6 2 (3.70%) Disaster Recovery
7 1 (1.85%) Project Management
7 1 (1.85%) Business Analysis
7 1 (1.85%) Business Continuity
7 1 (1.85%) Compatibility Testing
7 1 (1.85%) Performance Management
7 1 (1.85%) Data Protection
7 1 (1.85%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 5 (9.26%) VBScript
1 5 (9.26%) PowerShell
2 1 (1.85%) VB
2 1 (1.85%) SQL
2 1 (1.85%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 8 (14.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (3.70%) MCDST
2 2 (3.70%) MCSE
2 2 (3.70%) MCP
3 1 (1.85%) CNE
3 1 (1.85%) Novell Certification
3 1 (1.85%) MCITP
3 1 (1.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.85%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.85%) SLA
1 1 (1.85%) Data Quality
System Software
1 29 (53.70%) Active Directory
2 4 (7.41%) Novell eDirectory
3 3 (5.56%) Microsoft App-V
3 3 (5.56%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (5.56%) XenDesktop
4 2 (3.70%) XenApp
5 1 (1.85%) NDS
Systems Management
1 5 (9.26%) ZENworks
2 3 (5.56%) Novell Identity Manager
2 3 (5.56%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (3.70%) SCCM
4 1 (1.85%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (1.85%) McAfee ePO
4 1 (1.85%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 10 (18.52%) ArcSight
2 9 (16.67%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.11%) Citrix
4 4 (7.41%) VMware
4 4 (7.41%) Cisco
4 4 (7.41%) HP
4 4 (7.41%) Lotus
4 4 (7.41%) Red Hat
5 3 (5.56%) Dell
5 3 (5.56%) CheckPoint
6 2 (3.70%) Splunk
6 2 (3.70%) NetIQ
7 1 (1.85%) IBM
7 1 (1.85%) McAfee
7 1 (1.85%) Altiris
7 1 (1.85%) AppSense
7 1 (1.85%) Wyse
7 1 (1.85%) Dell KACE
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