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 3 July 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Novell
Rank 582 578 477
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -101
Contract jobs citing Novell 31 14 80
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.056% 0.026% 0.16%
As % of the Vendors category 0.12% 0.059% 0.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 50
Average daily rate
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£388 £225 £219
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+72.22% +2.85%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £328 £115 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £374 £438
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £125 £219
% change year-on-year
+220.00% -42.85%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 3 3
Average hourly rate £19.25 £13.44 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+43.28% -13.32%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.95 £11.49 £14.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £14.29 £17.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.25 £13.44 £16.75
% change year-on-year
+43.28% -19.79%

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
24953 23879 23168
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.69% 45.12% 47.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 14638 13358 12319
Average daily rate £388 £380 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.97% -1.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.85% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1098 1030 1236
Average hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £19.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.71% -11.39%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.18 £10.95 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.30 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.14 £17.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+6.70% -12.82%

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 3 July 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
Hourly Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Novell within the UK over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

Novell Hourly Rate Histogram 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 3 July 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 -14 30 £388 +19.23% 1
Devon - 10 - -
South West - 10 - -
Barnstaple - 9 - -
East of England +7 6 £335 -15.18%
Hertfordshire - 6 £335 -
London -10 5 £388 +19.23%
South East -10 4 £450 +309.09%
West Yorkshire -17 3 - -
Yorkshire -18 3 - -
Hampshire - 3 £450 -
Welwyn Garden City - 3 £335 -
Bradford -9 2 - -
Watford - 2 £313 -
Northamptonshire +2 1 - - 1
East Midlands -9 1 - - 1
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
West Lothian - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -
Scotland - 1 - -

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 48 (76.19%) Windows
2 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
3 21 (33.33%) Active Directory
4 20 (31.75%) Linux
5 15 (23.81%) ZENworks
5 15 (23.81%) Windows 7
6 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
7 12 (19.05%) LDAP
7 12 (19.05%) Java
7 12 (19.05%) Identity Management
7 12 (19.05%) GroupWise
8 11 (17.46%) Lotus
8 11 (17.46%) SQL
8 11 (17.46%) MS Office
8 11 (17.46%) Firewall
8 11 (17.46%) VMware
9 10 (15.87%) Migration
9 10 (15.87%) DNS
10 9 (14.29%) NetWare
10 9 (14.29%) HP
10 9 (14.29%) Sun
10 9 (14.29%) Oracle
10 9 (14.29%) Windows XP
11 8 (12.70%) IBM Notes
11 8 (12.70%) ITIL
11 8 (12.70%) IBM
11 8 (12.70%) Service Management
11 8 (12.70%) SUSE
12 7 (11.11%) Clustering
12 7 (11.11%) Degree

Novell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 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 13 (20.63%) MS Exchange
2 12 (19.05%) GroupWise
3 8 (12.70%) IBM Notes
4 6 (9.52%) IIS
5 5 (7.94%) Office Communications Server
6 3 (4.76%) Lotus Domino
7 2 (3.17%) SharePoint
7 2 (3.17%) Lync
7 2 (3.17%) CMS
8 1 (1.59%) JBoss
Applications
1 11 (17.46%) MS Office
2 7 (11.11%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (3.17%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 12 (19.05%) LDAP
2 11 (17.46%) Firewall
3 10 (15.87%) DNS
4 7 (11.11%) SAN
5 6 (9.52%) Internet
5 6 (9.52%) POP3
5 6 (9.52%) SMTP
5 6 (9.52%) Telnet
5 6 (9.52%) SSH
5 6 (9.52%) IMAP
5 6 (9.52%) PuTTY
6 3 (4.76%) HTTP
6 3 (4.76%) Kerberos
6 3 (4.76%) DMZ
7 2 (3.17%) Intranet
7 2 (3.17%) Network Security
8 1 (1.59%) Cisco IOS
8 1 (1.59%) VLAN
8 1 (1.59%) H.323
8 1 (1.59%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (7.94%) SQL Server
2 3 (4.76%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (9.52%) Toad
2 3 (4.76%) InstallShield
2 3 (4.76%) AdminStudio
3 1 (1.59%) MSI
General
1 3 (4.76%) Finance
2 1 (1.59%) Manufacturing
2 1 (1.59%) Advertising
2 1 (1.59%) Retail
2 1 (1.59%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 15 (23.81%) Server Engineer
2 14 (22.22%) Support Engineer
3 10 (15.87%) Desktop Support
3 10 (15.87%) Consultant
4 7 (11.11%) Server Support
4 7 (11.11%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Desktop Engineer
4 7 (11.11%) Server Support Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Field Engineer
5 6 (9.52%) Architect
6 5 (7.94%) Exchange Engineer
7 4 (6.35%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
8 3 (4.76%) Desktop Technician
8 3 (4.76%) Support Technician
8 3 (4.76%) Desktop Support Technician
9 2 (3.17%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 2 (3.17%) 3rd Line Support
9 2 (3.17%) Applications Packager
9 2 (3.17%) Analyst
9 2 (3.17%) Technical Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (11.11%) Web Services
2 6 (9.52%) XML
2 6 (9.52%) HTML
3 5 (7.94%) .NET
4 3 (4.76%) JSP
4 3 (4.76%) Servlets
4 3 (4.76%) SOAP
4 3 (4.76%) SAML
4 3 (4.76%) JSON
4 3 (4.76%) Application Packaging
4 3 (4.76%) SPML
4 3 (4.76%) SailPoint
5 2 (3.17%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 7 (11.11%) Clustering
2 3 (4.76%) CMDB
2 3 (4.76%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (3.17%) Data Integration
4 1 (1.59%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.59%) BYOD
4 1 (1.59%) Fat Client
4 1 (1.59%) E-Learning
4 1 (1.59%) Statistics
4 1 (1.59%) Client/Server
4 1 (1.59%) NHS
4 1 (1.59%) Thin Client
4 1 (1.59%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 48 (76.19%) Windows
2 20 (31.75%) Linux
3 15 (23.81%) Windows 7
4 9 (14.29%) Windows XP
4 9 (14.29%) NetWare
5 8 (12.70%) SUSE
6 7 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 4 (6.35%) Windows 8
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (4.76%) UNIX
8 3 (4.76%) Android
8 3 (4.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 3 (4.76%) AIX
8 3 (4.76%) Mac OS X
9 2 (3.17%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 12 (19.05%) Identity Management
2 10 (15.87%) Migration
3 8 (12.70%) ITIL
3 8 (12.70%) Service Management
4 5 (7.94%) Disaster Recovery
4 5 (7.94%) Customer Engagement
5 4 (6.35%) Data Migration
5 4 (6.35%) Quality Management
5 4 (6.35%) Configuration Management
6 3 (4.76%) Project Management
6 3 (4.76%) Incident Management
6 3 (4.76%) Problem Management
7 2 (3.17%) Enterprise Content Management
7 2 (3.17%) Data Governance
7 2 (3.17%) Software Distribution
7 2 (3.17%) Software License Management
7 2 (3.17%) Data Management
7 2 (3.17%) Content Management
7 2 (3.17%) Knowledge Management
7 2 (3.17%) Data Modelling
Programming Languages
1 12 (19.05%) Java
2 11 (17.46%) SQL
3 7 (11.11%) JavaScript
3 7 (11.11%) PowerShell
4 3 (4.76%) BeanShell
4 3 (4.76%) Python
4 3 (4.76%) Shell Script
4 3 (4.76%) VBScript
5 2 (3.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 7 (11.11%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (11.11%) Degree
2 5 (7.94%) MCTS
2 5 (7.94%) MCITP
3 2 (3.17%) CNE
3 2 (3.17%) Novell Certification
3 2 (3.17%) Sun Certification
3 2 (3.17%) MCSE
3 2 (3.17%) CISSP
3 2 (3.17%) Security Cleared
4 1 (1.59%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.59%) MCP
4 1 (1.59%) MCSD
4 1 (1.59%) CCNP
4 1 (1.59%) CCNA
4 1 (1.59%) CCDP
4 1 (1.59%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (3.17%) Data Quality
2 1 (1.59%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 6 (9.52%) Tivoli Directory Server
3 5 (7.94%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (3.17%) NDS
5 1 (1.59%) Firmware
5 1 (1.59%) Terminal Services
5 1 (1.59%) VMware ESX
5 1 (1.59%) Novell eDirectory
5 1 (1.59%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 15 (23.81%) ZENworks
2 6 (9.52%) Tivoli
3 5 (7.94%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 5 (7.94%) CA Single Sign-On
3 5 (7.94%) Novell Identity Manager
3 5 (7.94%) Oracle Identity Manager
4 2 (3.17%) Casper Suite
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco UCCX
5 1 (1.59%) Cisco CUCM
5 1 (1.59%) BladeLogic
5 1 (1.59%) SCCM
5 1 (1.59%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.59%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 25 (39.68%) Microsoft
2 11 (17.46%) Lotus
2 11 (17.46%) VMware
3 9 (14.29%) Sun
3 9 (14.29%) HP
3 9 (14.29%) Oracle
4 8 (12.70%) IBM
5 7 (11.11%) CA
6 6 (9.52%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (4.76%) Sybase
7 3 (4.76%) PeopleSoft
7 3 (4.76%) SAP
7 3 (4.76%) Cisco
8 2 (3.17%) Citrix
9 1 (1.59%) BMC
9 1 (1.59%) Veritas
9 1 (1.59%) Sitecore
9 1 (1.59%) Apple
9 1 (1.59%) CheckPoint
9 1 (1.59%) McAfee
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