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 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell ZENworks
Rank 600 573 594
Rank change year-on-year
-27 +21
Contract jobs citing ZENworks 12 13 10
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.021% 0.025% 0.017%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.27% 0.35% 0.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 6
Average daily rate
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£220 £450 £325
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-51.11% +38.46%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £187 £306 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £455 £426
UK excluding London average daily rate - £433 £375
% change year-on-year
- +15.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 4 2
Average hourly rate £11.50 £15.89 £14.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.60% +9.55%
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
4396 3745 3697
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.63% 7.10% 6.41%
Number of daily rates quoted 2621 2209 1935
Average daily rate £400 £375 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £210
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 161 155 172
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.22% +15.38%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £13.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

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 19 September 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 8 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 19 September 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
London +20 12 £220 -51.11% 4
England -8 12 £220 -51.11% 4
East of England - - - -
Newcastle upon Tyne - - - -
Essex - - - -
City of London - - - -
North East - - - -
Tyne and Wear - - - -

ZENworks
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
4 9 (37.50%) SCCM
5 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
5 8 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
6 7 (29.17%) VMware
7 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
7 6 (25.00%) MS Office
7 6 (25.00%) Novell
7 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
8 5 (20.83%) Finance
9 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
9 4 (16.67%) Firewall
9 4 (16.67%) Information Security
9 4 (16.67%) NHS
9 4 (16.67%) Application Packaging
9 4 (16.67%) SIEM
9 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
9 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
10 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment
10 3 (12.50%) Bomgar
10 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
10 3 (12.50%) Degree
10 3 (12.50%) Windows Vista
10 3 (12.50%) MSI
10 3 (12.50%) Mac OS X
10 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
10 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification

ZENworks
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 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 3 (12.50%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 6 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 6 (25.00%) MS Office
2 2 (8.33%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (4.17%) assyst
Communications & Networking
1 4 (16.67%) Firewall
2 3 (12.50%) Wi-Fi
3 2 (8.33%) FTP
3 2 (8.33%) Cisco IOS
4 1 (4.17%) SMS
Development Applications
1 3 (12.50%) MSI
2 2 (8.33%) InstallShield
2 2 (8.33%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (4.17%) AdminStudio
General
1 5 (20.83%) Finance
2 1 (4.17%) Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (20.83%) Desktop Engineer
1 5 (20.83%) Analyst
2 4 (16.67%) Applications Packager
3 3 (12.50%) Service Desk Analyst
3 3 (12.50%) Service Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Support Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Security Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) IT Risk Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Security Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Rollout Engineer
4 2 (8.33%) IT Operations Analyst
4 2 (8.33%) Senior Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) IT Security Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Risk Consultant
4 2 (8.33%) Senior IT Security Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (16.67%) Application Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 4 (16.67%) NHS
2 3 (12.50%) Computer Science
2 3 (12.50%) Management Information System
3 2 (8.33%) PKI
3 2 (8.33%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (4.17%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 22 (91.67%) Windows
2 16 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 8 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 3 (12.50%) Windows Vista
4 3 (12.50%) Mac OS X
5 2 (8.33%) Linux
5 2 (8.33%) Windows 8
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2012
6 1 (4.17%) Apple iOS
6 1 (4.17%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (4.17%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (16.67%) Service Delivery
1 4 (16.67%) Information Security
1 4 (16.67%) SIEM
1 4 (16.67%) Kalman Filter
1 4 (16.67%) Mentoring
2 3 (12.50%) Software Deployment
3 2 (8.33%) Identity Management
3 2 (8.33%) Risk Management
3 2 (8.33%) Migration
3 2 (8.33%) ITIL
3 2 (8.33%) Penetration Testing
3 2 (8.33%) E-Discovery
3 2 (8.33%) Integration Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Software Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) Software Licensing
4 1 (4.17%) Incident Management
4 1 (4.17%) Knowledge Management
4 1 (4.17%) Asset Management
4 1 (4.17%) User Acceptance Testing
4 1 (4.17%) Compatibility Testing
Programming Languages
1 2 (8.33%) VBScript
1 2 (8.33%) PowerShell
2 1 (4.17%) VB
Qualifications
1 3 (12.50%) Degree
1 3 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (12.50%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (12.50%) A+ Certification
1 3 (12.50%) MCSA
1 3 (12.50%) CCNA
2 2 (8.33%) CISSP
3 1 (4.17%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (8.33%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 11 (45.83%) Active Directory
2 8 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 6 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (4.17%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 9 (37.50%) SCCM
2 2 (8.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (4.17%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (4.17%) OpenView Configuration Management
Vendors
1 8 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 7 (29.17%) VMware
3 6 (25.00%) Novell
4 3 (12.50%) Bomgar
4 3 (12.50%) Citrix
4 3 (12.50%) Cisco
4 3 (12.50%) Symantec
4 3 (12.50%) Remedy
5 2 (8.33%) Dell
6 1 (4.17%) Dell KACE
6 1 (4.17%) Spiceworks
6 1 (4.17%) Altiris
6 1 (4.17%) CheckPoint
6 1 (4.17%) HP
6 1 (4.17%) AppSense
6 1 (4.17%) Wyse
6 1 (4.17%) McAfee
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