The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 25 April 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
3 months to
25 Apr 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 651 641
Contract jobs citing GroupWise 0 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.004% 0.012%
As % of the Application Platforms category - 0.021% 0.070%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate - £450 -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
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 with a requirement for application platform skills.

Contract Application Platform Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for application platform skills 7874 9694 10026
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 16.99% 17.35% 17.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 5090 6275 6033
Median daily rate £425 £420 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.19% +8.38%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £260 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £580 £575 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £393 £375
% change year-on-year +1.91% +4.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 183 226 382
Median hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.57% -12.50%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.90 £11.93
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £44.50 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £17.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year +11.76% -15.00%  

GroupWise
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

GroupWise
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for GroupWise in the UK

GroupWise
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for GroupWise in the UK

For the 6 months to 25 April 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 with a requirement for GroupWise.

1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WLAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) NDS
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) Novell
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 3 (60.00%) NHS
3 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
4 2 (40.00%) Internet
4 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
4 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
4 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
5 1 (20.00%) Office 365
5 1 (20.00%) Capita
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) VMware
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 1 (20.00%) MCP
5 1 (20.00%) Windows
5 1 (20.00%) MCSE
5 1 (20.00%) Cisco
5 1 (20.00%) CCNA

GroupWise
Co-occurring IT Skills 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 2 (40.00%) Microsoft Office
1 2 (40.00%) Spreadsheet
Cloud Services
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 1 (20.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 5 (100.00%) LAN
1 5 (100.00%) WAN
1 5 (100.00%) WLAN
2 2 (40.00%) Internet
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Migration Engineer
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Active Directory Migration Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Data Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Data Migration Manager
2 1 (20.00%) Migration Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (60.00%) NHS
2 2 (40.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 1 (20.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Migration
1 5 (100.00%) Strategic Planning
2 4 (80.00%) Problem Management
3 3 (60.00%) Performance Monitoring
4 2 (40.00%) Data Analysis
5 1 (20.00%) Coaching
5 1 (20.00%) Data Migration
5 1 (20.00%) System Testing
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) CCA
1 1 (20.00%) CCNA
1 1 (20.00%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (20.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (20.00%) MCP
1 1 (20.00%) MCSE
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) NDS
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Novell
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) Capita
3 1 (20.00%) Cisco
3 1 (20.00%) Citrix
3 1 (20.00%) VMware