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 2 December 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
2 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Novell
Rank 597 620 616
Rank change year-on-year
+23 -4
Contract jobs citing Novell 31 25 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.062% 0.045% 0.038%
As % of the Vendors category 0.14% 0.11% 0.086%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 11 13
Median daily rate £325 £375 £175
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.33% +114.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £237 £130 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £450 £310
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £310 £225
% change year-on-year
+4.83% +37.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 8 1
Median hourly rate - £21.50 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +30.30%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £11.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
- -33.33%

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
22888 23667 25669
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.62% 42.60% 44.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 13962 13919 15119
Median daily rate £420 £400 £383
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.00% +4.57%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £228 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £380 £360
% change year-on-year
+1.97% +5.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 879 987 1246
Median hourly rate £17.50 £19.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-7.89% +8.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.49 £10.61 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £43.00 £39.20
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £18.00 £17.40
% change year-on-year
-5.55% +3.44%

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 2 December 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 20 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 2 December 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 31 £325 -13.33% 1
Essex - 11 £325 -
East of England - 11 £325 -
London -3 9 £350 -6.66% 1
Basildon - 9 £325 -
Yorkshire +25 6 - -
West Yorkshire +23 6 - -
Leeds +17 3 - -
Pudsey - 2 - -
Exeter - 2 £185 -
South West - 2 £185 -
Devon - 2 £185 -
South East +20 1 - -
North West +6 1 £313 +140.38%
Manchester +2 1 £313 +140.38%
East Midlands -12 1 £250 -
Northamptonshire -12 1 £250 -
Eastbourne - 1 - -
Kettering - 1 £250 -
East Sussex - 1 - -

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 2 December 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 25 (55.56%) Windows
1 25 (55.56%) Migration
2 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
3 22 (48.89%) NDS
4 17 (37.78%) WAN
4 17 (37.78%) LAN
5 16 (35.56%) LDAP
6 13 (28.89%) Citrix
6 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
7 12 (26.67%) Cisco
7 12 (26.67%) WLAN
7 12 (26.67%) Oracle
8 11 (24.44%) VMware
8 11 (24.44%) Strategic Planning
8 11 (24.44%) Unix
9 10 (22.22%) XML
9 10 (22.22%) Sybase
9 10 (22.22%) Internet
9 10 (22.22%) Identity Management
9 10 (22.22%) NetIQ eDirectory
10 9 (20.00%) CA
10 9 (20.00%) Sun
11 8 (17.78%) CCNA
11 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
11 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
11 8 (17.78%) SQL
11 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
11 8 (17.78%) MCSE
12 7 (15.56%) GroupWise
12 7 (15.56%) 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 (15.56%) GroupWise
2 5 (11.11%) MS Exchange
3 4 (8.89%) SharePoint
4 3 (6.67%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.44%) Apache Solr
6 1 (2.22%) Apache
Applications
1 5 (11.11%) MS Office
1 5 (11.11%) Spreadsheet
2 1 (2.22%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 7 (15.56%) Microsoft Azure
1 7 (15.56%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 17 (37.78%) LAN
1 17 (37.78%) WAN
2 16 (35.56%) LDAP
3 12 (26.67%) WLAN
4 10 (22.22%) Internet
5 6 (13.33%) Firewall
6 2 (4.44%) DHCP
6 2 (4.44%) DNS
6 2 (4.44%) ISDN
6 2 (4.44%) MPLS
6 2 (4.44%) PuTTY
6 2 (4.44%) Skype
6 2 (4.44%) SSH
6 2 (4.44%) Structured Cabling
6 2 (4.44%) TCP/IP
6 2 (4.44%) Telnet
6 2 (4.44%) Unified Communications
6 2 (4.44%) VoIP
6 2 (4.44%) Wi-Fi
7 1 (2.22%) OpenLDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (17.78%) SQL Server
2 7 (15.56%) MySQL
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database
3 3 (6.67%) Oracle Database 11g
3 3 (6.67%) Relational Database
Development Applications
1 2 (4.44%) Subversion
1 2 (4.44%) Toad
General
1 4 (8.89%) Finance
2 2 (4.44%) Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Investment Banking
2 2 (4.44%) Telecoms
3 1 (2.22%) Retail
3 1 (2.22%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (26.67%) Migration Engineer
2 11 (24.44%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 10 (22.22%) Systems Engineer
4 8 (17.78%) Consultant
5 6 (13.33%) Support Engineer
6 5 (11.11%) Architect
6 5 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark Consultant
7 4 (8.89%) Active Directory Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (6.67%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Data Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Data Migration Manager
8 3 (6.67%) Field Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Field Support Engineer
8 3 (6.67%) Migration Manager
9 2 (4.44%) Infrastructure Specialist
9 2 (4.44%) Network Specialist
9 2 (4.44%) Server Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 10 (22.22%) XML
2 7 (15.56%) HTML
2 7 (15.56%) OAuth
2 7 (15.56%) OpenID
2 7 (15.56%) SailPoint
2 7 (15.56%) SOAP
2 7 (15.56%) SPML
3 3 (6.67%) EJB
3 3 (6.67%) J2EE
3 3 (6.67%) JMS
3 3 (6.67%) JSP
3 3 (6.67%) Servlets
3 3 (6.67%) Spring
3 3 (6.67%) Spring MVC
3 3 (6.67%) Struts
4 2 (4.44%) SAML
5 1 (2.22%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 7 (15.56%) NHS
2 5 (11.11%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (8.89%) Driving Licence
4 3 (6.67%) Management Information System
4 3 (6.67%) Statistics
5 2 (4.44%) Computer Science
5 2 (4.44%) Data Centre
5 2 (4.44%) Replication
5 2 (4.44%) Smartphone
6 1 (2.22%) Mobile Banking
Operating Systems
1 25 (55.56%) Windows
2 11 (24.44%) Unix
3 7 (15.56%) AIX
4 3 (6.67%) Linux
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server
4 3 (6.67%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.44%) Windows 8
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.44%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.44%) Windows XP
6 1 (2.22%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 25 (55.56%) Migration
2 11 (24.44%) Strategic Planning
3 10 (22.22%) Identity Management
4 7 (15.56%) Problem Management
5 6 (13.33%) Information Security
5 6 (13.33%) Performance Monitoring
6 5 (11.11%) Data Analysis
7 4 (8.89%) Data Governance
7 4 (8.89%) Data Migration
7 4 (8.89%) E-Discovery
7 4 (8.89%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
8 3 (6.67%) Data Protection
8 3 (6.67%) Identity Access Management
8 3 (6.67%) MVC
8 3 (6.67%) Product Management
8 3 (6.67%) Project Management
8 3 (6.67%) Workflow
9 2 (4.44%) Disaster Recovery
9 2 (4.44%) ITSM
9 2 (4.44%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 8 (17.78%) SQL
2 2 (4.44%) Perl
3 1 (2.22%) PHP
Qualifications
1 8 (17.78%) CCNA
1 8 (17.78%) Cisco Certification
1 8 (17.78%) MCSE
1 8 (17.78%) Microsoft Certification
2 5 (11.11%) CCA
2 5 (11.11%) Citrix Certification
2 5 (11.11%) MCP
3 3 (6.67%) CNE
3 3 (6.67%) MCSA
3 3 (6.67%) Novell Certification
4 2 (4.44%) CCDA
4 2 (4.44%) CNA
4 2 (4.44%) Degree
4 2 (4.44%) Security Cleared
5 1 (2.22%) CCNP
5 1 (2.22%) Network+ Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (2.22%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 24 (53.33%) Active Directory
2 22 (48.89%) NDS
3 10 (22.22%) NetIQ eDirectory
4 7 (15.56%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.44%) Tivoli Directory Server
6 1 (2.22%) Hyper-V
6 1 (2.22%) Shibboleth
6 1 (2.22%) Virtual Machines
6 1 (2.22%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 7 (15.56%) OpenAM
2 3 (6.67%) Oracle Identity Management
3 2 (4.44%) Tivoli
3 2 (4.44%) Tivoli Identity Manager
4 1 (2.22%) OpenView Configuration Management
4 1 (2.22%) ZENworks
Vendors
1 13 (28.89%) Citrix
1 13 (28.89%) Microsoft
2 12 (26.67%) Cisco
2 12 (26.67%) Oracle
3 11 (24.44%) VMware
4 10 (22.22%) Sybase
5 9 (20.00%) CA
5 9 (20.00%) Sun
6 7 (15.56%) IBM
7 5 (11.11%) Cyber-Ark
7 5 (11.11%) HP
8 1 (2.22%) Capita
8 1 (2.22%) NetApp
8 1 (2.22%) NetIQ
8 1 (2.22%) WatchGuard