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 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Novell
UK
Rank 575 609 579
Rank change year-on-year
+34 -30
Contract jobs citing Novell 12 21 28
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.027% 0.042% 0.055%
As % of the Vendors category 0.059% 0.097% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 14 10
Median daily rate £350 £244 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+43.58% -36.68%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £277 £130 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £355 £500 £428
UK excluding London median daily rate £338 £241 £344
% change year-on-year
+39.89% -29.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 0
Median hourly rate - £20.31 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £18.00 -

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
20308 21642 23146
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.27% 43.30% 45.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 12489 12731 13574
Median daily rate £420 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £370
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +1.35%
Number of hourly rates quoted 764 861 1016
Median hourly rate £19.50 £22.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +28.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.50 £11.15
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £52.63 £39.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £23.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
-19.56% +35.29%

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 23 January 2017.

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 14 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 23 January 2017. 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 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 +23 12 £350 +43.58% 3
London +12 5 £350 +16.66% 1
Essex - 3 £350 - 1
East of England - 3 £350 - 1
Basildon - 2 £338 -
Leeds - 2 - -
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
Yorkshire - 2 - -
Surrey +19 1 - -
Devon +11 1 £185 -
South East +10 1 - - 1
South West +4 1 £185 -
Staines - 1 - -
Exeter - 1 £185 -

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 January 2017, 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 26 (66.67%) Migration
2 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
3 21 (53.85%) Windows
4 20 (51.28%) NDS
5 17 (43.59%) LAN
5 17 (43.59%) WAN
6 14 (35.90%) Citrix
7 12 (30.77%) VMware
7 12 (30.77%) WLAN
7 12 (30.77%) LDAP
8 11 (28.21%) Unix
8 11 (28.21%) Oracle
8 11 (28.21%) Cisco
8 11 (28.21%) Strategic Planning
9 10 (25.64%) Identity Management
10 9 (23.08%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
10 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
10 9 (23.08%) Sun
10 9 (23.08%) CA
10 9 (23.08%) Internet
10 9 (23.08%) XML
10 9 (23.08%) Sybase
10 9 (23.08%) Office 365
11 7 (17.95%) SailPoint
11 7 (17.95%) OpenAM
11 7 (17.95%) HTML
11 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
11 7 (17.95%) SOAP
11 7 (17.95%) MySQL

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 7 (17.95%) GroupWise
2 2 (5.13%) Skype for Business
3 1 (2.56%) Apache
3 1 (2.56%) Apache Solr
3 1 (2.56%) MS Exchange
3 1 (2.56%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (12.82%) MS Office
1 5 (12.82%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 9 (23.08%) Microsoft Azure
1 9 (23.08%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (43.59%) LAN
1 17 (43.59%) WAN
2 12 (30.77%) LDAP
2 12 (30.77%) WLAN
3 9 (23.08%) Internet
4 6 (15.38%) Firewall
5 2 (5.13%) DHCP
5 2 (5.13%) DNS
5 2 (5.13%) ISDN
5 2 (5.13%) MPLS
5 2 (5.13%) PuTTY
5 2 (5.13%) Skype
5 2 (5.13%) SSH
5 2 (5.13%) Structured Cabling
5 2 (5.13%) TCP/IP
5 2 (5.13%) Telnet
5 2 (5.13%) Unified Communications
5 2 (5.13%) VoIP
5 2 (5.13%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.56%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (17.95%) MySQL
1 7 (17.95%) SQL Server
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (2.56%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (5.13%) Subversion
1 2 (5.13%) Toad
General
1 2 (5.13%) Finance
1 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
2 1 (2.56%) Banking
2 1 (2.56%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 14 (35.90%) Migration Engineer
2 12 (30.77%) Systems Engineer
3 11 (28.21%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 7 (17.95%) Consultant
5 5 (12.82%) Architect
5 5 (12.82%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
6 4 (10.26%) Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
7 3 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Active Directory Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Data Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Data Migration Manager
7 3 (7.69%) Field Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Field Support Engineer
7 3 (7.69%) Migration Manager
8 2 (5.13%) IT Engineer
8 2 (5.13%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
8 2 (5.13%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (23.08%) XML
2 7 (17.95%) HTML
2 7 (17.95%) OAuth
2 7 (17.95%) OpenID
2 7 (17.95%) SailPoint
2 7 (17.95%) SOAP
2 7 (17.95%) SPML
3 2 (5.13%) EJB
3 2 (5.13%) J2EE
3 2 (5.13%) JMS
3 2 (5.13%) JSP
3 2 (5.13%) SAML
3 2 (5.13%) Servlets
3 2 (5.13%) Spring
3 2 (5.13%) Spring MVC
3 2 (5.13%) Struts
Miscellaneous
1 7 (17.95%) NHS
2 5 (12.82%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (10.26%) Driving Licence
4 2 (5.13%) Computer Science
4 2 (5.13%) Data Centre
4 2 (5.13%) Management Information System
4 2 (5.13%) Replication
4 2 (5.13%) Smartphone
5 1 (2.56%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 21 (53.85%) Windows
2 11 (28.21%) Unix
3 7 (17.95%) AIX
4 3 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (2.56%) SUSE
5 1 (2.56%) Windows 8
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (2.56%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (2.56%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 26 (66.67%) Migration
2 11 (28.21%) Strategic Planning
3 10 (25.64%) Identity Management
4 7 (17.95%) Problem Management
5 6 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (12.82%) Data Analysis
7 4 (10.26%) Data Migration
8 3 (7.69%) Information Security
8 3 (7.69%) Project Management
9 2 (5.13%) Coaching
9 2 (5.13%) Data Protection
9 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (5.13%) ITIL
9 2 (5.13%) ITSM
9 2 (5.13%) MVC
9 2 (5.13%) PRINCE2
9 2 (5.13%) Risk Management
9 2 (5.13%) Service Management
9 2 (5.13%) System Testing
9 2 (5.13%) Use Case
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) Perl
3 1 (2.56%) PHP
Qualifications
1 7 (17.95%) CCNA
1 7 (17.95%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (17.95%) MCSE
1 7 (17.95%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (12.82%) CCA
2 5 (12.82%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (12.82%) MCP
3 2 (5.13%) CCDA
3 2 (5.13%) CNA
3 2 (5.13%) CNE
3 2 (5.13%) Degree
3 2 (5.13%) MCSA
3 2 (5.13%) Novell Certification
4 1 (2.56%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.56%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 23 (58.97%) Active Directory
2 20 (51.28%) NDS
3 9 (23.08%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 7 (17.95%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (5.13%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (2.56%) Shibboleth
6 1 (2.56%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (17.95%) OpenAM
2 2 (5.13%) Oracle Identity Management
2 2 (5.13%) Tivoli
2 2 (5.13%) Tivoli Identity Manager
3 1 (2.56%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (2.56%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 14 (35.90%) Citrix
2 12 (30.77%) VMware
3 11 (28.21%) Cisco
3 11 (28.21%) Oracle
4 9 (23.08%) CA
4 9 (23.08%) Microsoft
4 9 (23.08%) Sun
4 9 (23.08%) Sybase
5 7 (17.95%) IBM
6 5 (12.82%) Cyber-Ark
7 2 (5.13%) HP
8 1 (2.56%) Capita
8 1 (2.56%) NetApp
8 1 (2.56%) NetIQ
8 1 (2.56%) WatchGuard