The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for GroupWise skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited GroupWise over the 3 months to 26 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 GroupWise
UK / England
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 583 621 633
Rank change year-on-year +38 +12  
Contract jobs citing GroupWise 6 2 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.014% 0.004% 0.006%
As % of the Application Platforms category 0.083% 0.023% 0.033%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 0
Median daily rate £300 £425 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -29.41% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 -
% change year-on-year -17.64% -  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Median hourly rate £12.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

GroupWise is in the application platform skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7204 8745 9031
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 16.69% 17.94% 17.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 4632 5943 5758
Median daily rate £438 £425 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.94% +13.33%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £273 £233
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £530
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £350
% change year-on-year +2.56% +11.42%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 204 307
Median hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £21.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -4.76%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £12.49 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £45.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.25 £25.00 £21.00
% change year-on-year +5.00% +19.04%  

GroupWise
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing GroupWise as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Application Platforms category.

Job vacancy trend for GroupWise in England

GroupWise
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing GroupWise in England.

Contractor daily rate trend for GroupWise in England

GroupWise
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing GroupWise in England over the 3 months to 26 June 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for GroupWise in England

GroupWise
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing GroupWise in England.

Contractor hourly rate trend for GroupWise in England

GroupWise
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing GroupWise within the England region over the 3 months to 26 June 2017. 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 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
London - 3 £125 -
East Midlands - 2 £350 -
South West +4 1 £250 -41.17%
GroupWise
UK

For the 6 months to 26 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing GroupWise 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 England region with a requirement for GroupWise.

1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Office 365
3 3 (50.00%) Migration
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Nortel
4 2 (33.33%) Novell
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Firewall
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Compaq
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) ADSL
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Email Migration
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
5 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
5 1 (16.67%) VMware
5 1 (16.67%) LAN

GroupWise
Co-occurring IT Skills in England 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:

Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) ADSL
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
2 1 (16.67%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
2 1 (16.67%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Office 365 Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 2 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Support Officer
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support
3 1 (16.67%) Technical Support Officer
3 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 6 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (83.33%) Windows 7
3 3 (50.00%) Windows 10
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
5 1 (16.67%) NetWare
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Migration
2 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
2 2 (33.33%) Email Migration
2 2 (33.33%) ITIL
2 2 (33.33%) Line Management
2 2 (33.33%) Service Management
3 1 (16.67%) Application Packaging
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (83.33%) SCCM
2 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 2 (33.33%) Compaq
1 2 (33.33%) HP
1 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
1 2 (33.33%) Nortel
1 2 (33.33%) Novell
2 1 (16.67%) Dell
2 1 (16.67%) VMware