Period
to 23 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for NDS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited NDS over the 6 months to 23 November 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.

NetIQ eDirectory (formerly Novell Directory Services NDS)
UK > England
6 months to
23 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 856 851 859
Rank change year-on-year -5 +8 -20
Contract jobs citing NDS 1 22 12
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.001% 0.022% 0.012%
As % of the System Software category 0.008% 0.18% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 7
England median daily rate - £350 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -22.22% +63.64%
UK median daily rate - £350 £450
% change year-on-year - -22.22% +63.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
England median hourly rate - - £20.50
UK median hourly rate - - £20.50

NDS is in the System Software category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for system software skills.

All System Software Skills
England
Contract vacancies with a requirement for system software skills 12131 12051 10696
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 12.79% 12.32% 10.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 7944 7625 6190
England median daily rate £425 £410 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.66% +9.33% +8.70%
10th Percentile £161 £175 £160
90th Percentile £613 £575 £550
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £370
% change year-on-year +6.25% +8.11% +9.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 664 810 1165
England median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%
10th Percentile £10.40 £10.50 £10.18
90th Percentile £47.25 £39.78 £38.75
UK median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year +3.13% - +6.67%

NDS
Job Vacancy Trend in England

Job postings citing NDS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in England.

Job vacancy trend for NDS in England

NDS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for NDS in England

NDS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for NDS in England

For the 6 months to 23 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing NDS 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 NDS.

1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) Novell
1 1 (100.00%) NetIQ eDirectory

NDS
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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) NetIQ eDirectory
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Novell