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 24 October 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
24 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell
Rank 584 507 489
Rank change year-on-year
-77 -18
Contract jobs citing Novell 29 70 99
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.050% 0.13% 0.18%
As % of the Vendors category 0.11% 0.29% 0.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 40 37
Average daily rate
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£213 £275 £320
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% -14.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £110 £127
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £425 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £225 £275 £338
% change year-on-year
-18.18% -18.51%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 7 24
Average hourly rate £18.25 £14.00 £14.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.35% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.85 £13.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.65 £15.77 £19.18
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
26282 24246 25665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 45.03% 46.23% 47.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 15364 13731 13222
Average daily rate £388 £388 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £350 £350
Number of hourly rates quoted 1242 1169 1321
Average hourly rate £18.00 £18.00 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £37.50 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £18.00 £18.11 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-0.62% -4.67%

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 24 October 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 19 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 24 October 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 -64 28 £213 -22.72% 4
London -20 14 £160 -43.36% 2
South East -31 5 £400 +45.45% 1
Berkshire +12 3 £400 - 1
Manchester -1 3 £143 -
North West -7 3 £143 -
Yorkshire -2 2 - -
City of London +14 1 - -
Croydon - - - -
Epsom - - - -
East of England - - - - 1
Farnborough - - - -
Sheffield - - - -
Slough - - - -
Watford - - - - 1
Hampshire - - - -
Hertfordshire - - - - 1
South Yorkshire - - - -
Surrey - - - -

Novell
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 13 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
3 11 (28.21%) Windows XP
4 9 (23.08%) Citrix
5 8 (20.51%) DNS
5 8 (20.51%) NetWare
6 7 (17.95%) DHCP
6 7 (17.95%) IBM Notes
6 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
6 7 (17.95%) Lotus
6 7 (17.95%) Migration
6 7 (17.95%) VMware
6 7 (17.95%) Novell eDirectory
7 6 (15.38%) Advertising
7 6 (15.38%) HP
7 6 (15.38%) Linux
7 6 (15.38%) MS Office
8 5 (12.82%) Windows 2000
9 4 (10.26%) Project Management
9 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
9 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
9 4 (10.26%) ITIL
9 4 (10.26%) Oracle
9 4 (10.26%) VPN
9 4 (10.26%) MetaFrame
9 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
9 4 (10.26%) Novell Certification
9 4 (10.26%) SAN

Novell
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 24 October 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 7 (17.95%) IBM Notes
2 4 (10.26%) MS Exchange
3 2 (5.13%) GroupWise
3 2 (5.13%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (5.13%) IIS
Applications
1 6 (15.38%) MS Office
2 3 (7.69%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 8 (20.51%) DNS
2 7 (17.95%) TCP/IP
2 7 (17.95%) DHCP
3 4 (10.26%) SAN
3 4 (10.26%) VPN
4 3 (7.69%) Firewall
4 3 (7.69%) Broadband
5 2 (5.13%) POP3
5 2 (5.13%) SMTP
5 2 (5.13%) Internet
5 2 (5.13%) 3G
5 2 (5.13%) LDAP
5 2 (5.13%) IMAP
6 1 (2.56%) Network Security
6 1 (2.56%) NAS
6 1 (2.56%) RARP
6 1 (2.56%) HTTPS
6 1 (2.56%) SSL
6 1 (2.56%) Wi-Fi
6 1 (2.56%) RTSP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (5.13%) MySQL
1 2 (5.13%) SQL Server
General
1 6 (15.38%) Advertising
2 3 (7.69%) Finance
3 2 (5.13%) Telecoms
4 1 (2.56%) Multimedia
4 1 (2.56%) French Language
Job Titles
1 6 (15.38%) Support Engineer
2 5 (12.82%) Desktop Support
2 5 (12.82%) Analyst
2 5 (12.82%) Novell Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) Desktop Engineer
3 4 (10.26%) 3rd Line Support
4 3 (7.69%) Support Analyst
4 3 (7.69%) Remote Desktop Support
5 2 (5.13%) Support Technician
5 2 (5.13%) Deployment Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Windows Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) IT Support
5 2 (5.13%) IT Support Technician
5 2 (5.13%) Server Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 2 (5.13%) Technical Analyst
5 2 (5.13%) Architect
5 2 (5.13%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.56%) Management Consultant
6 1 (2.56%) Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (5.13%) HTML
1 2 (5.13%) JSP
1 2 (5.13%) Servlets
1 2 (5.13%) SOAP
1 2 (5.13%) XML
1 2 (5.13%) SPML
1 2 (5.13%) SailPoint
2 1 (2.56%) Middleware
2 1 (2.56%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.26%) Management Information System
2 3 (7.69%) NHS
2 3 (7.69%) Clustering
2 3 (7.69%) Data Protection Act
2 3 (7.69%) Blackberry
3 2 (5.13%) Fat Client
3 2 (5.13%) Mobile Computing
3 2 (5.13%) Thin Client
4 1 (2.56%) Smartcard
4 1 (2.56%) Device Driver
4 1 (2.56%) Enterprise Software
Operating Systems
1 30 (76.92%) Windows
2 13 (33.33%) Windows 7
3 11 (28.21%) Windows XP
4 8 (20.51%) NetWare
5 6 (15.38%) Linux
6 5 (12.82%) Windows 2000
7 3 (7.69%) Mac OS X
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
7 3 (7.69%) SUSE
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Vista
7 3 (7.69%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (5.13%) AIX
8 2 (5.13%) Apple iOS
8 2 (5.13%) Windows 8
8 2 (5.13%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (17.95%) Migration
2 4 (10.26%) ITIL
2 4 (10.26%) Project Management
3 3 (7.69%) PRINCE2
3 3 (7.69%) Data Protection
4 2 (5.13%) Service Management
4 2 (5.13%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (5.13%) ITSM
4 2 (5.13%) Identity Management
5 1 (2.56%) Data Security
5 1 (2.56%) Validation
5 1 (2.56%) Service Delivery
5 1 (2.56%) OOD
5 1 (2.56%) Information Security
5 1 (2.56%) Automated Testing
5 1 (2.56%) Business Analysis
5 1 (2.56%) Supplier Management
5 1 (2.56%) Knowledge Management
5 1 (2.56%) Incident Management
5 1 (2.56%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 3 (7.69%) PowerShell
1 3 (7.69%) Bash Shell
2 2 (5.13%) BeanShell
2 2 (5.13%) Java
2 2 (5.13%) JavaScript
2 2 (5.13%) SQL
2 2 (5.13%) VBScript
3 1 (2.56%) Embedded C++
3 1 (2.56%) Assembly Language
3 1 (2.56%) C
3 1 (2.56%) C++
Qualifications
1 4 (10.26%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (10.26%) Novell Certification
2 3 (7.69%) CNE
3 2 (5.13%) MCITP
4 1 (2.56%) Degree
4 1 (2.56%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
4 1 (2.56%) MCTS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (5.13%) SLA
2 1 (2.56%) QA
System Software
1 13 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 7 (17.95%) Novell eDirectory
3 4 (10.26%) MetaFrame
4 3 (7.69%) Terminal Server
4 3 (7.69%) Terminal Services
4 3 (7.69%) VMware ESX
4 3 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (7.69%) Hyper-V
4 3 (7.69%) NDS
5 2 (5.13%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 3 (7.69%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
1 3 (7.69%) ZENworks
2 2 (5.13%) ServiceCenter
3 1 (2.56%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (2.56%) Casper Suite
Vendors
1 11 (28.21%) Microsoft
2 9 (23.08%) Citrix
3 7 (17.95%) Lotus
3 7 (17.95%) VMware
4 6 (15.38%) HP
5 4 (10.26%) Oracle
6 3 (7.69%) PeopleSoft
6 3 (7.69%) IBM
6 3 (7.69%) Symantec
7 2 (5.13%) 3PAR
7 2 (5.13%) Becrypt
7 2 (5.13%) SAP
7 2 (5.13%) Sybase
7 2 (5.13%) Dell
7 2 (5.13%) Sun
8 1 (2.56%) McAfee
8 1 (2.56%) NetApp
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