The table below looks at the statistics 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 January 2015 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.

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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Novell
Rank 556 464 477
Rank change year-on-year
-92 +13
Contract jobs citing Novell 27 89 62
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.053% 0.18% 0.14%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.40% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 56 27
Average daily rate
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£385 £110 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+250.00% -60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £110 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £433 £388 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £110 £270
% change year-on-year
+206.81% -59.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 12 12
Average hourly rate £18.50 £14.50 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+27.58% +3.57%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £14.50 £16.75
% change year-on-year
- -13.43%

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

Vendors Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Vendors category
23359 22019 21063
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.78% 45.72% 47.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 13656 12210 10981
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.56% +4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £223 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1012 954 1305
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £11.00 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £39.50 £39.80 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.00 £16.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+3.03% -13.15%

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 January 2015.

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 20 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 January 2015. 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 -68 27 £385 +250.00% 6
London -7 11 £423 +43.82% 1
South East -13 7 £400 +4.91% 4
Berkshire +8 6 £425 - 2
North West -20 2 - - 1
City of London +11 1 £395 +14.90%
West Midlands - 1 - -
Birmingham - 1 - -
Canvey Island - - - -
Chorley - - - - 1
Epsom - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hampshire - - - - 1
Hertfordshire - - - -
Lancashire - - - - 1
Surrey - - - -
East of England - - - -
Aldershot - - - - 1
Watford - - - -

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
3 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
4 17 (29.82%) HP
5 15 (26.32%) DNS
6 14 (24.56%) MS Exchange
7 13 (22.81%) IBM Notes
7 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
7 13 (22.81%) Lotus
7 13 (22.81%) Windows 7
8 11 (19.30%) GroupWise
8 11 (19.30%) Citrix
8 11 (19.30%) NetWare
9 10 (17.54%) IBM
9 10 (17.54%) SAN
9 10 (17.54%) ITIL
10 9 (15.79%) Service Management
10 9 (15.79%) VMware
10 9 (15.79%) MS Office
10 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
10 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
10 9 (15.79%) Clustering
11 8 (14.04%) Data Governance
11 8 (14.04%) DHCP
11 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
11 8 (14.04%) IIS
11 8 (14.04%) Migration
11 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
12 7 (12.28%) SQL
12 7 (12.28%) Windows XP

Novell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, 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 14 (24.56%) MS Exchange
2 13 (22.81%) IBM Notes
3 11 (19.30%) GroupWise
4 8 (14.04%) SharePoint
4 8 (14.04%) IIS
5 4 (7.02%) Office Communications Server
5 4 (7.02%) Apache Solr
6 3 (5.26%) Lync
7 2 (3.51%) CMS
7 2 (3.51%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
8 1 (1.75%) Live Communications Server
Applications
1 9 (15.79%) MS Office
1 9 (15.79%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) MS Project
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.51%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 15 (26.32%) DNS
2 10 (17.54%) SAN
3 9 (15.79%) TCP/IP
4 8 (14.04%) DHCP
5 7 (12.28%) POP3
5 7 (12.28%) SMTP
5 7 (12.28%) IMAP
6 6 (10.53%) LDAP
7 4 (7.02%) VPN
7 4 (7.02%) Firewall
8 3 (5.26%) Broadband
8 3 (5.26%) NAS
9 2 (3.51%) LAN
9 2 (3.51%) FTP
9 2 (3.51%) RTP
9 2 (3.51%) Intranet
9 2 (3.51%) Internet
9 2 (3.51%) 3G
10 1 (1.75%) BOOTP
10 1 (1.75%) DSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (7.02%) Relational Database
2 2 (3.51%) MySQL
2 2 (3.51%) SQL Server
2 2 (3.51%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 5 (8.77%) MSI
2 1 (1.75%) InstallShield
General
1 6 (10.53%) Finance
1 6 (10.53%) Advertising
2 2 (3.51%) Telecoms
3 1 (1.75%) Banking
3 1 (1.75%) Multimedia
3 1 (1.75%) French Language
Job Titles
1 10 (17.54%) Architect
2 6 (10.53%) Server Engineer
2 6 (10.53%) Support Engineer
2 6 (10.53%) Consultant
2 6 (10.53%) Data Architect
2 6 (10.53%) Field Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Desktop Support
3 5 (8.77%) Novell Engineer
3 5 (8.77%) Exchange Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Desktop Engineer
4 4 (7.02%) Data Governance Specialist
4 4 (7.02%) 3rd Line Support
4 4 (7.02%) Applications Specialist
5 3 (5.26%) Analyst
5 3 (5.26%) Remote Desktop Support
6 2 (3.51%) Training Manager
6 2 (3.51%) IT Support Technician
6 2 (3.51%) Desktop Support Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (3.51%) IT Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (8.77%) Application Packaging
2 2 (3.51%) SPML
2 2 (3.51%) SailPoint
2 2 (3.51%) JSP
2 2 (3.51%) Servlets
2 2 (3.51%) SOAP
2 2 (3.51%) XML
2 2 (3.51%) HTML
3 1 (1.75%) Middleware
3 1 (1.75%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 9 (15.79%) Clustering
2 6 (10.53%) Statistics
3 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
4 3 (5.26%) Blackberry
4 3 (5.26%) Data Protection Act
5 2 (3.51%) Fat Client
5 2 (3.51%) Data Integration
5 2 (3.51%) Mobile Computing
5 2 (3.51%) NHS
5 2 (3.51%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.75%) Smartcard
6 1 (1.75%) Mainframe
6 1 (1.75%) Device Driver
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Software
6 1 (1.75%) Enterprise Storage
6 1 (1.75%) E-Learning
6 1 (1.75%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 41 (71.93%) Windows
2 13 (22.81%) Windows 7
3 11 (19.30%) NetWare
4 7 (12.28%) Windows XP
4 7 (12.28%) Linux
5 5 (8.77%) Windows 2000
6 4 (7.02%) Windows Vista
6 4 (7.02%) Mac OS X
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (5.26%) SUSE
7 3 (5.26%) AIX
7 3 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (3.51%) Apple iOS
8 2 (3.51%) UNIX
9 1 (1.75%) zOS
9 1 (1.75%) MVS
9 1 (1.75%) Tru64
9 1 (1.75%) OpenVMS
9 1 (1.75%) HPUX
9 1 (1.75%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 10 (17.54%) ITIL
2 9 (15.79%) Service Management
3 8 (14.04%) Data Governance
3 8 (14.04%) Migration
3 8 (14.04%) Disaster Recovery
4 7 (12.28%) Information Security
5 6 (10.53%) Customer Engagement
5 6 (10.53%) Project Management
6 5 (8.77%) Quality Management
7 4 (7.02%) Analytics
7 4 (7.02%) E-Discovery
7 4 (7.02%) Workflow
8 3 (5.26%) ITSM
8 3 (5.26%) Data Protection
8 3 (5.26%) Agile Software Development
9 2 (3.51%) Knowledge Management
9 2 (3.51%) Incident Management
9 2 (3.51%) Problem Management
9 2 (3.51%) Data Management
9 2 (3.51%) Content Management
Programming Languages
1 7 (12.28%) SQL
2 3 (5.26%) VBScript
2 3 (5.26%) Bash Shell
2 3 (5.26%) PowerShell
3 2 (3.51%) BeanShell
3 2 (3.51%) Java
3 2 (3.51%) JavaScript
4 1 (1.75%) Assembly Language
4 1 (1.75%) Embedded C++
4 1 (1.75%) C
4 1 (1.75%) C++
Qualifications
1 13 (22.81%) Microsoft Certification
2 7 (12.28%) Degree
3 6 (10.53%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) MCTS
3 6 (10.53%) MCITP
4 5 (8.77%) MCSE
5 4 (7.02%) Novell Certification
6 2 (3.51%) SC Cleared
6 2 (3.51%) CNE
7 1 (1.75%) CNA
7 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (10.53%) QA
2 3 (5.26%) SLA
3 2 (3.51%) Data Quality
System Software
1 31 (54.39%) Active Directory
2 7 (12.28%) Novell eDirectory
3 5 (8.77%) XenApp
3 5 (8.77%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (7.02%) VMware Infrastructure
4 4 (7.02%) MetaFrame
4 4 (7.02%) VMware ESX
5 3 (5.26%) Terminal Server
5 3 (5.26%) Terminal Services
5 3 (5.26%) NDS
5 3 (5.26%) Hyper-V
6 2 (3.51%) XenDesktop
6 2 (3.51%) NFS
6 2 (3.51%) Samba
7 1 (1.75%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (1.75%) Microsoft Virtual Server
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) ZENworks
2 3 (5.26%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.51%) ServiceCenter
3 2 (3.51%) Casper Suite
4 1 (1.75%) ARCserve
4 1 (1.75%) NetBackup
4 1 (1.75%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 23 (40.35%) Microsoft
2 17 (29.82%) HP
3 13 (22.81%) Lotus
4 11 (19.30%) Citrix
5 10 (17.54%) IBM
6 9 (15.79%) VMware
7 5 (8.77%) Oracle
8 4 (7.02%) Symantec
9 3 (5.26%) EMC
9 3 (5.26%) NetApp
9 3 (5.26%) PeopleSoft
10 2 (3.51%) 3PAR
10 2 (3.51%) Becrypt
10 2 (3.51%) SAP
10 2 (3.51%) Sybase
10 2 (3.51%) Cisco
10 2 (3.51%) Sun
11 1 (1.75%) McAfee
11 1 (1.75%) Avaya
11 1 (1.75%) Veritas
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