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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Novell over the 3 months to 4 May 2016 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.

3 months to
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Novell
Rank 638 603 579
Rank change year-on-year
-35 -24
Contract jobs citing Novell 9 33 42
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.016% 0.059% 0.077%
As % of the Vendors category 0.037% 0.13% 0.17%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 6 18
Median daily rate £400 £363 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% +61.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £160 £281 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £494 £456 £433
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £350 £238
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +47.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 10 7
Median hourly rate £13.75 £17.00 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-19.11% +17.24%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.75 £14.50 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.75 £23.25 £19.59
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.75 £16.13 £14.50
% change year-on-year
-14.72% +11.20%

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
24636 25283 24533
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.32% 45.27% 44.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 15131 14421 13830
Median daily rate £401 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+0.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £221
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £383 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+2.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 793 1104 1053
Median hourly rate £19.61 £18.50 £18.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.00% +2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.99 £11.17 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.56 £42.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £20.00 £18.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
+8.10% +5.71%

Novell
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing Novell as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 4 May 2016.

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 9 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Novell within the UK over the 3 months to 4 May 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -41 9 £400 +14.28%
London -12 4 £415 +10.66%
South East -11 3 £500 +11.11%
City of London +40 2 £460 +22.66%
Manchester - 2 £238 -
Middlesex - 2 - -
North West - 2 £238 -
Hampshire 0 1 £500 +11.11%
Basingstoke - 1 £500 -

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 4 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Novell also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Novell.

1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
3 12 (38.71%) Lotus
4 11 (35.48%) Linux
5 10 (32.26%) Internet
6 9 (29.03%) IBM Notes
7 8 (25.81%) Unix
7 8 (25.81%) HP
7 8 (25.81%) NetIQ
7 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
8 7 (22.58%) NetWare
8 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
8 7 (22.58%) Security Operations
9 6 (19.35%) LAN
9 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
9 6 (19.35%) MS Office
9 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
9 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
9 6 (19.35%) WAN
9 6 (19.35%) Firewall
9 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
10 5 (16.13%) VMware
10 5 (16.13%) Identity Management
10 5 (16.13%) Symantec
10 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
10 5 (16.13%) Tripwire
10 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
10 5 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
10 5 (16.13%) IBM
10 5 (16.13%) DNS

Novell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 9 (29.03%) IBM Notes
2 6 (19.35%) MS Exchange
3 4 (12.90%) GroupWise
3 4 (12.90%) IIS
4 3 (9.68%) Apache
4 3 (9.68%) IBM Domino
4 3 (9.68%) Tomcat
5 2 (6.45%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
5 2 (6.45%) WebLogic
5 2 (6.45%) WebSphere
6 1 (3.23%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 6 (19.35%) MS Office
2 2 (6.45%) MS Excel
2 2 (6.45%) Spreadsheet
3 1 (3.23%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (9.68%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (32.26%) Internet
2 6 (19.35%) Firewall
2 6 (19.35%) LAN
2 6 (19.35%) WAN
3 5 (16.13%) DNS
3 5 (16.13%) Intrusion Detection
4 4 (12.90%) LDAP
5 3 (9.68%) DMZ
5 3 (9.68%) HTTP
5 3 (9.68%) IPX
5 3 (9.68%) Kerberos
5 3 (9.68%) VPN
6 2 (6.45%) Network Security
6 2 (6.45%) Remote Desktop
6 2 (6.45%) SAN
6 2 (6.45%) TCP/IP
6 2 (6.45%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (3.23%) BGP
7 1 (3.23%) MPLS
7 1 (3.23%) OSPF
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (6.45%) MongoDB
1 2 (6.45%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (9.68%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) French Language
2 2 (6.45%) German Language
2 2 (6.45%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (6.45%) Spanish Language
3 1 (3.23%) Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (45.16%) Analyst
2 6 (19.35%) Security Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) SIEM Analyst
3 5 (16.13%) SOC Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Cybersecurity Analyst
4 4 (12.90%) Security Engineer
4 4 (12.90%) Support Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Cybersecurity Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Security Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) Service Analyst
5 3 (9.68%) SIEM Consultant
5 3 (9.68%) SOC Consultant
6 2 (6.45%) 2nd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) 3rd Line Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) IT Analyst
6 2 (6.45%) Monitoring Specialist
6 2 (6.45%) SIEM Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) SOC Engineer
6 2 (6.45%) VMS Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.90%) SAML
2 3 (9.68%) HTML
2 3 (9.68%) JSON
2 3 (9.68%) Web Services
2 3 (9.68%) XML
3 1 (3.23%) 802.1X
3 1 (3.23%) REST
3 1 (3.23%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 6 (19.35%) Management Information System
2 5 (16.13%) Blackberry
2 5 (16.13%) Data Centre
2 5 (16.13%) Security Operations Centre
3 4 (12.90%) Cyberthreat
4 3 (9.68%) Analytical Skills
4 3 (9.68%) BYOD
5 2 (6.45%) NHS
6 1 (3.23%) PDA
6 1 (3.23%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 21 (67.74%) Windows
2 11 (35.48%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Unix
3 8 (25.81%) Windows Server 2003
4 7 (22.58%) NetWare
4 7 (22.58%) Windows 7
5 6 (19.35%) Windows XP
6 5 (16.13%) Windows Server 2008
7 4 (12.90%) Windows 2000 Server
7 4 (12.90%) Windows Server 2012
8 3 (9.68%) Android
8 3 (9.68%) Windows Server
9 2 (6.45%) Apple iOS
9 2 (6.45%) Mac OS
9 2 (6.45%) VMS
9 2 (6.45%) Windows 2000
9 2 (6.45%) Windows NT
9 2 (6.45%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Security Operations
2 5 (16.13%) Cybersecurity
2 5 (16.13%) Identity Management
2 5 (16.13%) Penetration Testing
2 5 (16.13%) SIEM
3 4 (12.90%) Computer Forensics
3 4 (12.90%) Cyber Threat Intelligence
3 4 (12.90%) ITIL
3 4 (12.90%) Migration
4 3 (9.68%) Asset Management
5 2 (6.45%) Incident Management
5 2 (6.45%) ITSM
5 2 (6.45%) Time Management
5 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Management
5 2 (6.45%) Vulnerability Scanning
6 1 (3.23%) Capacity Planning
6 1 (3.23%) Data Migration
6 1 (3.23%) Presales
6 1 (3.23%) Stakeholder Engagement
6 1 (3.23%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 4 (12.90%) Java
1 4 (12.90%) Python
1 4 (12.90%) SQL
2 2 (6.45%) Bash Shell
2 2 (6.45%) JavaScript
2 2 (6.45%) PowerShell
2 2 (6.45%) Shell Script
2 2 (6.45%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (12.90%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) ITIL Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CCNA
3 2 (6.45%) CEH
3 2 (6.45%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (6.45%) CISSP
3 2 (6.45%) CompTIA Security+
3 2 (6.45%) Degree
3 2 (6.45%) MCSE
3 2 (6.45%) Security+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.23%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 1 (3.23%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (19.35%) Active Directory
2 3 (9.68%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (6.45%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 2 (6.45%) NDS
3 2 (6.45%) NetIQ eDirectory
3 2 (6.45%) Shibboleth
3 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESX
4 1 (3.23%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 5 (16.13%) SCCM
2 2 (6.45%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (3.23%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
3 1 (3.23%) NetIQ Identity Manager
Vendors
1 14 (45.16%) Microsoft
2 12 (38.71%) Lotus
3 8 (25.81%) HP
3 8 (25.81%) NetIQ
4 5 (16.13%) ArcSight
4 5 (16.13%) IBM
4 5 (16.13%) LogRhythm
4 5 (16.13%) Q1 Labs
4 5 (16.13%) Splunk
4 5 (16.13%) Symantec
4 5 (16.13%) Tripwire
4 5 (16.13%) VMware
5 4 (12.90%) Citrix
6 3 (9.68%) EMC
6 3 (9.68%) NetApp
7 2 (6.45%) Apple
7 2 (6.45%) Google
7 2 (6.45%) LANDesk
7 2 (6.45%) Oracle
7 2 (6.45%) Qualys