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 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell
Rank 570 462 467
Rank change year-on-year
-108 +5
Contract jobs citing Novell 21 102 88
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.039% 0.20% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.086% 0.43% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 64 40
Average daily rate
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£306 £135 £306
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+126.85% -55.91%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £147 £110 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £414 £416
UK excluding London average daily rate £306 £135 £313
% change year-on-year
+126.85% -56.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 10 14
Average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.79% +5.45%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £14.50 £12.00
% change year-on-year
+13.79% +20.83%

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
24477 23656 23334
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.38% 46.21% 47.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 14597 13392 12166
Average daily rate £388 £388 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +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 £365 £350 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.28% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1134 1101 1371
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £19.37
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -9.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £38.00 £36.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £17.00 £19.00
% change year-on-year
+2.94% -10.52%

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 29 December 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 15 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 29 December 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 -86 21 £306 +126.85% 3
London +3 8 £305 -21.29% 1
South East -47 4 £375 - 2
Berkshire 0 3 £388 - 1
Yorkshire -14 2 £214 -10.93%
City of London +5 1 - -
East of England - - - -
Essex - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - -
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Watford - - - -
Canvey Island - - - -
Epsom - - - -

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
3 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
4 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
5 11 (23.91%) Citrix
5 11 (23.91%) DNS
6 10 (21.74%) HP
6 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
7 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
7 9 (19.57%) NetWare
7 9 (19.57%) IBM Notes
7 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
7 9 (19.57%) Lotus
7 9 (19.57%) VMware
8 8 (17.39%) MS Office
8 8 (17.39%) DHCP
8 8 (17.39%) IBM
9 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
9 7 (15.22%) ITIL
9 7 (15.22%) Linux
9 7 (15.22%) Novell eDirectory
10 6 (13.04%) QA
10 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
10 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
10 6 (13.04%) SQL
10 6 (13.04%) SAN
10 6 (13.04%) Advertising
10 6 (13.04%) Project Management
11 5 (10.87%) MSI
11 5 (10.87%) GroupWise

Novell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 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 9 (19.57%) MS Exchange
1 9 (19.57%) IBM Notes
2 5 (10.87%) GroupWise
3 4 (8.70%) SharePoint
3 4 (8.70%) IIS
4 3 (6.52%) Apache Solr
5 2 (4.35%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 1 (2.17%) Live Communications Server
6 1 (2.17%) Office Communications Server
6 1 (2.17%) Lync
Applications
1 8 (17.39%) MS Office
2 6 (13.04%) MS Excel
3 1 (2.17%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 11 (23.91%) DNS
2 9 (19.57%) TCP/IP
3 8 (17.39%) DHCP
4 6 (13.04%) SAN
5 5 (10.87%) LDAP
6 4 (8.70%) VPN
6 4 (8.70%) Firewall
7 3 (6.52%) IMAP
7 3 (6.52%) NAS
7 3 (6.52%) POP3
7 3 (6.52%) SMTP
7 3 (6.52%) Broadband
8 2 (4.35%) LAN
8 2 (4.35%) FTP
8 2 (4.35%) Internet
8 2 (4.35%) 3G
8 2 (4.35%) RTP
9 1 (2.17%) RARP
9 1 (2.17%) Network Security
9 1 (2.17%) HTTPS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (6.52%) Relational Database
2 2 (4.35%) MySQL
2 2 (4.35%) SQL Server
2 2 (4.35%) IDOL
Development Applications
1 5 (10.87%) MSI
2 1 (2.17%) InstallShield
General
1 6 (13.04%) Advertising
2 5 (10.87%) Finance
3 2 (4.35%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.17%) Banking
4 1 (2.17%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.17%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (13.04%) Architect
2 5 (10.87%) Support Engineer
2 5 (10.87%) Novell Engineer
3 4 (8.70%) 3rd Line Support
3 4 (8.70%) Desktop Support
3 4 (8.70%) Consultant
3 4 (8.70%) Applications Specialist
4 3 (6.52%) Analyst
4 3 (6.52%) Desktop Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Server Engineer
4 3 (6.52%) Remote Desktop Support
5 2 (4.35%) Data Governance Specialist
5 2 (4.35%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (4.35%) Exchange Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (4.35%) IT Support
5 2 (4.35%) Data Architect
5 2 (4.35%) Support Technician
5 2 (4.35%) Support Analyst
5 2 (4.35%) Field Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (10.87%) Application Packaging
2 2 (4.35%) SPML
2 2 (4.35%) SailPoint
2 2 (4.35%) HTML
2 2 (4.35%) JSP
2 2 (4.35%) Servlets
2 2 (4.35%) SOAP
2 2 (4.35%) XML
3 1 (2.17%) Middleware
3 1 (2.17%) JNI
Miscellaneous
1 5 (10.87%) Clustering
2 4 (8.70%) Management Information System
2 4 (8.70%) Statistics
3 3 (6.52%) Data Protection Act
3 3 (6.52%) Blackberry
4 2 (4.35%) NHS
4 2 (4.35%) Thin Client
4 2 (4.35%) Fat Client
4 2 (4.35%) Mobile Computing
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Software
5 1 (2.17%) Enterprise Storage
5 1 (2.17%) Smartcard
5 1 (2.17%) Mainframe
5 1 (2.17%) Device Driver
5 1 (2.17%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 34 (73.91%) Windows
2 12 (26.09%) Windows 7
3 9 (19.57%) NetWare
4 7 (15.22%) Linux
4 7 (15.22%) Windows XP
5 5 (10.87%) Windows 2000
6 4 (8.70%) Windows Vista
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (6.52%) AIX
7 3 (6.52%) Mac OS X
7 3 (6.52%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (6.52%) SUSE
8 2 (4.35%) UNIX
8 2 (4.35%) Apple iOS
9 1 (2.17%) Windows 8
9 1 (2.17%) Tru64
9 1 (2.17%) zOS
9 1 (2.17%) MVS
9 1 (2.17%) HPUX
9 1 (2.17%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (15.22%) ITIL
2 6 (13.04%) Project Management
3 5 (10.87%) Service Management
3 5 (10.87%) Disaster Recovery
3 5 (10.87%) Information Security
4 4 (8.70%) Data Governance
4 4 (8.70%) Migration
5 3 (6.52%) Workflow
5 3 (6.52%) ITSM
5 3 (6.52%) Analytics
5 3 (6.52%) Data Protection
5 3 (6.52%) Customer Engagement
5 3 (6.52%) E-Discovery
6 2 (4.35%) Agile Software Development
6 2 (4.35%) Identity Management
6 2 (4.35%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.17%) OOD
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.17%) Quality Management
7 1 (2.17%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 6 (13.04%) SQL
2 3 (6.52%) VBScript
2 3 (6.52%) PowerShell
2 3 (6.52%) Bash Shell
3 2 (4.35%) BeanShell
3 2 (4.35%) Java
3 2 (4.35%) JavaScript
4 1 (2.17%) C
4 1 (2.17%) C++
4 1 (2.17%) Embedded C++
4 1 (2.17%) Assembly Language
Qualifications
1 10 (21.74%) Microsoft Certification
2 6 (13.04%) Security Cleared
3 5 (10.87%) MCSE
4 4 (8.70%) Novell Certification
4 4 (8.70%) Degree
5 3 (6.52%) MCTS
5 3 (6.52%) MCITP
6 2 (4.35%) CNE
6 2 (4.35%) SC Cleared
7 1 (2.17%) CNA
7 1 (2.17%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (13.04%) QA
2 3 (6.52%) SLA
System Software
1 24 (52.17%) Active Directory
2 7 (15.22%) Novell eDirectory
3 5 (10.87%) XenApp
3 5 (10.87%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (8.70%) MetaFrame
4 4 (8.70%) VMware ESX
4 4 (8.70%) VMware Infrastructure
5 3 (6.52%) Hyper-V
5 3 (6.52%) Terminal Server
5 3 (6.52%) Terminal Services
5 3 (6.52%) NDS
6 2 (4.35%) XenDesktop
7 1 (2.17%) Citrix Presentation Server
7 1 (2.17%) NFS
7 1 (2.17%) Microsoft Virtual Server
7 1 (2.17%) Samba
Systems Management
1 3 (6.52%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (6.52%) ZENworks
2 2 (4.35%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.17%) Casper Suite
3 1 (2.17%) NetBackup
3 1 (2.17%) Backup Exec
3 1 (2.17%) ARCserve
Vendors
1 18 (39.13%) Microsoft
2 11 (23.91%) Citrix
3 10 (21.74%) HP
4 9 (19.57%) Lotus
4 9 (19.57%) VMware
5 8 (17.39%) IBM
6 5 (10.87%) Oracle
7 4 (8.70%) Symantec
8 3 (6.52%) PeopleSoft
9 2 (4.35%) SAP
9 2 (4.35%) Cisco
9 2 (4.35%) Sybase
9 2 (4.35%) Sun
9 2 (4.35%) NetApp
9 2 (4.35%) EMC
9 2 (4.35%) 3PAR
9 2 (4.35%) Becrypt
10 1 (2.17%) Brocade
10 1 (2.17%) Kaspersky
10 1 (2.17%) Kaseya
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