The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London with a requirement for Novell Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 25 June 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Novell Certification
London / City of London
3 months to
25 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 159 - -
Rank change year-on-year - 0  
Contract jobs citing Novell Certification 4 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.12% - -
As % of the Qualifications category 0.85% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 4 0 0
Median daily rate £463 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £380 £360
% change year-on-year +18.42% +5.55%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £19.46 -

Novell Certification is in the academic qualifications and professional certifications category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all academic qualifications and professional certifications cited in contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London.

Academic & Professional Certification
City of London
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 471 557 779
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the City of London 14.38% 16.76% 13.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 315 416 577
Median daily rate £475 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £295 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £650 £600 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.66% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 11 8 19
Median hourly rate £18.70 £20.89 £24.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.49% -14.73%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.00 £16.75 £16.46
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £21.20 £93.50 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £33.00 £30.00 £24.12
% change year-on-year +10.00% +24.37%  

Novell Certification
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the City of London citing Novell Certification as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Qualifications category.

Job vacancy trend for Novell Certification in the City of London

Novell Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Novell Certification in the City of London.

Contractor daily rate trend for Novell Certification in the City of London

Novell Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Novell Certification in the City of London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Novell Certification in the City of London

For the 6 months to 25 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Novell Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the City of London region with a requirement for Novell Certification.

1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CNA
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) GCIA
1 4 (100.00%) GCIH
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) SANS
1 4 (100.00%) Threat Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
2 2 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 2 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 2 (50.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Management
2 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
2 2 (50.00%) Finance
2 2 (50.00%) Legal
2 2 (50.00%) Symantec

Novell Certification
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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:

Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) Firewall
1 4 (100.00%) Intrusion Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Network Security
1 4 (100.00%) TCP/IP
General
1 2 (50.00%) Finance
1 2 (50.00%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 4 (100.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Cybersecurity Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Security Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Security Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Security Specialist
2 2 (50.00%) Technical Specialist
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Unix
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Computer Forensics
1 4 (100.00%) Cybersecurity
1 4 (100.00%) Information Security
1 4 (100.00%) Network Design
1 4 (100.00%) Threat Detection
1 4 (100.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 2 (50.00%) E-Discovery
2 2 (50.00%) Forensic Analysis
2 2 (50.00%) Threat Management
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) CISSP
1 4 (100.00%) CNA
1 4 (100.00%) GCIA
1 4 (100.00%) GCIH
1 4 (100.00%) GIAC
1 4 (100.00%) Network+ Certification
1 4 (100.00%) SANS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) Fortinet
1 2 (50.00%) Symantec