The table below looks at the statistics for ZENworks skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited ZENworks 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.

Location
3 months to
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell ZENworks
Rank 583 552 541
Rank change year-on-year
-31 -11
Contract jobs citing ZENworks 8 12 14
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.015% 0.023% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.18% 0.33% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 10 10
Average daily rate
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£325 £266 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+22.06% -14.80%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £208 £228 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £420 £405 £376
UK excluding London average daily rate £228 £265 £313
% change year-on-year
-14.15% -15.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Average hourly rate - £32.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +100.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £16.00

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4463 3667 3159
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.27% 7.16% 6.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2785 2205 1668
Average daily rate £418 £388 £373
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.74% +3.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 149 139 208
Average hourly rate £20.00 £20.06 £23.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-0.29% -12.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.02 £12.42 £13.10
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.84 £37.50 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

ZENworks
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing ZENworks within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

ZENworks Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

ZENworks
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing ZENworks within the UK.

ZENworks Daily Rate Trend in the UK

ZENworks
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing ZENworks within the UK over the 3 months to 29 December 2014.

ZENworks Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

ZENworks
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing ZENworks within the UK.

ZENworks Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

ZENworks
Top 7 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing ZENworks 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 -17 8 £325 +12.06% 1
London +4 4 £375 +4.16%
Essex - 1 £325 -
East of England - 1 £325 -
Hertfordshire - - - -
Chelmsford - - - -
Hemel Hempstead - - - -

ZENworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ZENworks 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 ZENworks.

1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows 7
3 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
4 6 (31.58%) NHS
5 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
5 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
5 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
5 5 (26.32%) VMware
5 5 (26.32%) Windows Vista
6 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
6 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
6 4 (21.05%) MS Office
6 4 (21.05%) Citrix
6 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
6 4 (21.05%) Casper Suite
7 3 (15.79%) SIEM
7 3 (15.79%) Novell
7 3 (15.79%) Symantec
7 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
7 3 (15.79%) Finance
7 3 (15.79%) Information Security
8 2 (10.53%) Altiris
8 2 (10.53%) Migration
8 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
8 2 (10.53%) ITIL
8 2 (10.53%) Cisco
8 2 (10.53%) EMC
8 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
8 2 (10.53%) Android
8 2 (10.53%) Xen

ZENworks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing ZENworks 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 ZENworks. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (26.32%) MS Exchange
2 2 (10.53%) Exchange Server 2007
2 2 (10.53%) Lync
Applications
1 5 (26.32%) MS Excel
2 4 (21.05%) MS Office
3 3 (15.79%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (5.26%) assyst
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (10.53%) Cisco IOS
2 1 (5.26%) DHCP
2 1 (5.26%) FTP
2 1 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 1 (5.26%) DNS
2 1 (5.26%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (5.26%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (15.79%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (26.32%) Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Project Manager
2 3 (15.79%) Service Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Service Desk Analyst
2 3 (15.79%) Desktop Engineer
2 3 (15.79%) Rollout Engineer
3 2 (10.53%) Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) IT Risk Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Desktop Support Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) Senior Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Security Administrator
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Engineer
4 1 (5.26%) IT Security Analyst
4 1 (5.26%) NHS Project Manager
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Deployment Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) Senior IT Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Team Leader
4 1 (5.26%) IT Security Consultant
4 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 6 (31.58%) NHS
2 2 (10.53%) Blackberry
3 1 (5.26%) Clustering
3 1 (5.26%) PKI
3 1 (5.26%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 18 (94.74%) Windows
2 16 (84.21%) Windows 7
3 5 (26.32%) Windows Vista
4 4 (21.05%) Windows XP
5 2 (10.53%) Android
6 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (5.26%) Mac OS X
6 1 (5.26%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Service Delivery
2 3 (15.79%) Information Security
2 3 (15.79%) SIEM
3 2 (10.53%) ITIL
3 2 (10.53%) Migration
4 1 (5.26%) Service Management
4 1 (5.26%) Kalman Filter
4 1 (5.26%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.26%) Penetration Testing
4 1 (5.26%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (5.26%) Incident Management
4 1 (5.26%) Problem Management
4 1 (5.26%) E-Discovery
4 1 (5.26%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (5.26%) Identity Management
4 1 (5.26%) Risk Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (5.26%) SQL
1 1 (5.26%) VBScript
1 1 (5.26%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (5.26%) SC Cleared
1 1 (5.26%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.26%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 7 (36.84%) Active Directory
2 4 (21.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (10.53%) XenDesktop
3 2 (10.53%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (10.53%) Xen
4 1 (5.26%) Microsoft Virtual Server
4 1 (5.26%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 1 (5.26%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Casper Suite
2 2 (10.53%) SCCM
3 1 (5.26%) ARCserve
3 1 (5.26%) NetBackup
3 1 (5.26%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
1 5 (26.32%) VMware
2 4 (21.05%) Citrix
3 3 (15.79%) Novell
3 3 (15.79%) Symantec
4 2 (10.53%) Cisco
4 2 (10.53%) EMC
4 2 (10.53%) Altiris
5 1 (5.26%) HP
5 1 (5.26%) McAfee
5 1 (5.26%) CheckPoint
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