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 26 September 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
26 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Novell
Rank 633 637 613
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -24
Contract jobs citing Novell 22 17 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.041% 0.030% 0.043%
As % of the Vendors category 0.091% 0.069% 0.095%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 14
Median daily rate £363 £413 £213
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.12% +94.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £275 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £511 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £335 £400 £225
% change year-on-year
-16.25% +77.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 3 1
Median hourly rate £13.45 £11.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+22.27% -45.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £13.45 £11.00 -
% change year-on-year
+22.27% -

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
24044 24752 26246
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 44.80% 43.26% 45.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 14682 14636 14796
Median daily rate £413 £400 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £240 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
- +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 857 1078 1181
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.98 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+0.11% -5.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.02 £42.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.75 £18.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+4.16% -

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 26 September 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 19 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 26 September 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 +20 22 £363 -19.44% 4
London +3 11 £400 -11.11% 1
South East +18 3 - - 2
West Yorkshire +11 3 - -
East of England +10 3 £335 - 1
Yorkshire +9 3 - -
Essex - 3 £335 -
City of London +16 2 £575 +9.57% 1
Surrey +10 2 - -
Staines - 2 - -
Pudsey - 2 - -
Basildon - 2 £330 -
East Midlands -8 1 - -
North West - 1 - -
Leicester - 1 - -
Eastbourne - 1 - -
Leicestershire - 1 - -
Manchester - 1 - -
East Sussex - 1 - -

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 26 September 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 (61.76%) Windows
2 15 (44.12%) Migration
3 14 (41.18%) LDAP
3 14 (41.18%) Unix
3 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
4 13 (38.24%) NDS
5 12 (35.29%) Oracle
6 11 (32.35%) SQL
7 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
7 10 (29.41%) Sybase
7 10 (29.41%) XML
7 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
8 9 (26.47%) Identity Management
8 9 (26.47%) NetIQ eDirectory
9 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
10 7 (20.59%) LAN
10 7 (20.59%) WAN
10 7 (20.59%) Sun
10 7 (20.59%) IBM
10 7 (20.59%) AIX
10 7 (20.59%) HTML
10 7 (20.59%) MySQL
10 7 (20.59%) SOAP
10 7 (20.59%) CA
10 7 (20.59%) Internet
10 7 (20.59%) VMware
10 7 (20.59%) OAuth
10 7 (20.59%) SPML
10 7 (20.59%) OpenID
10 7 (20.59%) SailPoint

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 8 (23.53%) MS Exchange
2 6 (17.65%) SharePoint
3 4 (11.76%) GroupWise
3 4 (11.76%) IBM Notes
3 4 (11.76%) IIS
4 3 (8.82%) Apache
4 3 (8.82%) Skype for Business
4 3 (8.82%) Tomcat
5 2 (5.88%) Apache Solr
5 2 (5.88%) Exchange Server 2013
5 2 (5.88%) IBM Domino
5 2 (5.88%) Office Communications Server
5 2 (5.88%) SharePoint Server
5 2 (5.88%) WebLogic
5 2 (5.88%) WebSphere
6 1 (2.94%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 3 (8.82%) MS Office
2 2 (5.88%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.94%) MS Visio
3 1 (2.94%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Azure
1 5 (14.71%) Office 365
2 2 (5.88%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (5.88%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 14 (41.18%) LDAP
2 7 (20.59%) Internet
2 7 (20.59%) LAN
2 7 (20.59%) WAN
3 5 (14.71%) Firewall
4 4 (11.76%) DNS
4 4 (11.76%) WLAN
5 3 (8.82%) SMTP
6 2 (5.88%) IMAP4
6 2 (5.88%) Network Security
6 2 (5.88%) POP3
6 2 (5.88%) Skype
6 2 (5.88%) SSL
6 2 (5.88%) TCP/IP
7 1 (2.94%) ATM
7 1 (2.94%) DHCP
7 1 (2.94%) PPP
7 1 (2.94%) VoIP
7 1 (2.94%) VPN
7 1 (2.94%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (29.41%) SQL Server
2 7 (20.59%) MySQL
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database
3 3 (8.82%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (8.82%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.88%) MongoDB
Development Applications
1 2 (5.88%) Subversion
General
1 3 (8.82%) Finance
2 2 (5.88%) Banking
2 2 (5.88%) French Language
2 2 (5.88%) German Language
2 2 (5.88%) Investment Banking
2 2 (5.88%) Portuguese Language
2 2 (5.88%) Spanish Language
3 1 (2.94%) Retail
3 1 (2.94%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 7 (20.59%) Consultant
2 5 (14.71%) Architect
2 5 (14.71%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Migration Engineer
3 4 (11.76%) Support Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Active Directory Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
4 3 (8.82%) Network Engineer
4 3 (8.82%) Systems Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support
5 2 (5.88%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Office 365 Consultant
5 2 (5.88%) Oracle Developer
5 2 (5.88%) Security Engineer
5 2 (5.88%) VMS Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) IT Support Engineer
6 1 (2.94%) Technical Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (29.41%) XML
2 7 (20.59%) HTML
2 7 (20.59%) OAuth
2 7 (20.59%) OpenID
2 7 (20.59%) SailPoint
2 7 (20.59%) SOAP
2 7 (20.59%) SPML
3 3 (8.82%) EJB
3 3 (8.82%) J2EE
3 3 (8.82%) JMS
3 3 (8.82%) JSP
3 3 (8.82%) Servlets
3 3 (8.82%) Spring
3 3 (8.82%) Spring MVC
3 3 (8.82%) Struts
4 2 (5.88%) SAML
4 2 (5.88%) Web Services
5 1 (2.94%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 3 (8.82%) Data Centre
1 3 (8.82%) Management Information System
1 3 (8.82%) Statistics
2 2 (5.88%) Computer Science
2 2 (5.88%) Driving Licence
2 2 (5.88%) NHS
2 2 (5.88%) Virtual Team
3 1 (2.94%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (2.94%) Mobile Banking
3 1 (2.94%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 21 (61.76%) Windows
2 14 (41.18%) Unix
3 7 (20.59%) AIX
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2003
4 5 (14.71%) Windows Server 2008
5 4 (11.76%) Linux
5 4 (11.76%) Windows Server
6 3 (8.82%) Windows Server 2012
7 2 (5.88%) Mac OS
7 2 (5.88%) VMS
7 2 (5.88%) Windows 8
7 2 (5.88%) Windows NT
7 2 (5.88%) Windows XP
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 2000 Server
8 1 (2.94%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (44.12%) Migration
2 9 (26.47%) Identity Management
3 4 (11.76%) Data Governance
3 4 (11.76%) E-Discovery
3 4 (11.76%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
3 4 (11.76%) Information Security
4 3 (8.82%) Identity Access Management
4 3 (8.82%) MVC
4 3 (8.82%) Product Management
4 3 (8.82%) Strategic Planning
4 3 (8.82%) Workflow
5 2 (5.88%) Analytics
5 2 (5.88%) Asset Management
5 2 (5.88%) Data Analytics
5 2 (5.88%) Data Migration
5 2 (5.88%) Problem Management
5 2 (5.88%) Risk Management
5 2 (5.88%) Security Operations
5 2 (5.88%) Use Case
5 2 (5.88%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 11 (32.35%) SQL
2 2 (5.88%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.88%) Perl
2 2 (5.88%) PowerShell
2 2 (5.88%) Python
3 1 (2.94%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (14.71%) CCNA
1 5 (14.71%) Cisco Certification
1 5 (14.71%) MCSE
1 5 (14.71%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (5.88%) CCNP
2 2 (5.88%) CEH
2 2 (5.88%) CISSP
2 2 (5.88%) CNE
2 2 (5.88%) CompTIA Security+
2 2 (5.88%) Degree
2 2 (5.88%) MCSA
2 2 (5.88%) Network+ Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Novell Certification
2 2 (5.88%) Security Cleared
2 2 (5.88%) Security+ Certification
3 1 (2.94%) CCA
3 1 (2.94%) Citrix Certification
3 1 (2.94%) MCP
3 1 (2.94%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.94%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 14 (41.18%) Active Directory
2 13 (38.24%) NDS
3 9 (26.47%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 6 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (8.82%) Virtual Machines
6 2 (5.88%) Microsoft Virtual Server
6 2 (5.88%) Virtual Servers
7 1 (2.94%) Hyper-V
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESX
7 1 (2.94%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 7 (20.59%) OpenAM
2 3 (8.82%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (5.88%) SCCM
3 2 (5.88%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (2.94%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
4 1 (2.94%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 12 (35.29%) Oracle
2 10 (29.41%) Microsoft
2 10 (29.41%) Sybase
3 7 (20.59%) CA
3 7 (20.59%) IBM
3 7 (20.59%) Sun
3 7 (20.59%) VMware
4 6 (17.65%) Cisco
4 6 (17.65%) Citrix
5 5 (14.71%) HP
6 4 (11.76%) Lotus
7 3 (8.82%) Cyber-Ark
7 3 (8.82%) NetApp
8 2 (5.88%) Qualys
9 1 (2.94%) Dell
9 1 (2.94%) EMC
9 1 (2.94%) NetIQ
9 1 (2.94%) PlateSpin