The table below provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for knowledge and experience of Novell products and/or services. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Novell 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.

The figures below represent the IT contractor job market in general and are not representative of contractor rates within Novell, Inc.

Novell
England / London
3 months to
26 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 420 413 436
Rank change year-on-year -7 +23  
Contract jobs citing Novell 4 5 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.019% 0.023% 0.026%
As % of the Vendors category 0.047% 0.057% 0.058%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 4 1
Median daily rate £550 £415 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +32.53% +3.75%  
UK excluding London median daily rate - £375 £350
% change year-on-year - +7.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 1
Median hourly rate £12.00 - £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.25

Novell is in the vendor products and services category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all vendor product and service related skills in contract job vacancies advertised in London.

Contract Vendor Product & Service Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for skills associated with vendor products and/or services 8594 8848 10276
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 41.40% 41.39% 44.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 5811 6111 6782
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £605 £600
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £363
% change year-on-year +6.66% +3.44%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 109 110 250
Median hourly rate £23.75 £18.00 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +31.94% -10.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.93 £12.45 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.33 £52.17
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £20.50 £18.07
% change year-on-year -14.63% +13.44%  

Novell
Job Vacancy Trend in London

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

Job vacancy trend for Novell in London

Novell
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Novell in London

Novell
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Novell in London

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

1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 4 (66.67%) HP
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (33.33%) ITIL
4 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
4 2 (33.33%) ADSL
4 2 (33.33%) LAN
4 2 (33.33%) Compaq
4 2 (33.33%) Nortel
4 2 (33.33%) GroupWise
4 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
4 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
4 2 (33.33%) Service Management
4 2 (33.33%) Information Security
4 2 (33.33%) Workflow
4 2 (33.33%) Finance
4 2 (33.33%) VMware
4 2 (33.33%) SCCM
4 2 (33.33%) SCOM
4 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
4 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
4 2 (33.33%) E-Discovery
4 2 (33.33%) Line Management
4 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
5 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
5 1 (16.67%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
5 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics

Novell
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (33.33%) GroupWise
2 1 (16.67%) Apache Solr
2 1 (16.67%) MS Exchange
2 1 (16.67%) SharePoint
Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (16.67%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) ADSL
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
2 1 (16.67%) Internet
2 1 (16.67%) Intranet
2 1 (16.67%) LDAP
2 1 (16.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (16.67%) Relational Database
General
1 2 (33.33%) Finance
2 1 (16.67%) Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Investment Banking
2 1 (16.67%) Retail
2 1 (16.67%) Retail Banking
Job Titles
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Engineer
1 2 (33.33%) Desktop Support
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) 1st Line Support
2 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) E-Discovery Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) IT Assistant
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support
2 1 (16.67%) IT Support Assistant
2 1 (16.67%) LAN Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Microsoft Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Migration Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Support Assistant
2 1 (16.67%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
2 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (16.67%) Windows Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (33.33%) Blackberry
1 2 (33.33%) Driving Licence
2 1 (16.67%) AS400
2 1 (16.67%) Computer Science
2 1 (16.67%) Management Information System
2 1 (16.67%) Mobile Banking
2 1 (16.67%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 5 (83.33%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Vista
2 2 (33.33%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 2 (33.33%) E-Discovery
1 2 (33.33%) Information Security
1 2 (33.33%) ITIL
1 2 (33.33%) Line Management
1 2 (33.33%) Service Management
1 2 (33.33%) Workflow
2 1 (16.67%) Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Analytics
2 1 (16.67%) Data Governance
2 1 (16.67%) Electronic Discovery Reference Model
2 1 (16.67%) Migration
2 1 (16.67%) Statistics
2 1 (16.67%) Wealth Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (16.67%) SQL
Qualifications
1 1 (16.67%) Degree
System Software
1 4 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (16.67%) Hyper-V
2 1 (16.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 2 (33.33%) SCCM
1 2 (33.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (66.67%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) Compaq
2 2 (33.33%) Microsoft
2 2 (33.33%) Nortel
2 2 (33.33%) VMware
3 1 (16.67%) Citrix
3 1 (16.67%) Dell
3 1 (16.67%) Google