The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies with a requirement for Novell Certification qualifications. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 28 March 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
UK
3 months to
28 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 638 641
Contract jobs citing Novell Certification 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK - 0.002% 0.002%
As % of the Qualifications category - 0.009% 0.009%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £600
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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.

Academic & Professional Certification
UK
Contract job vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 9361 11155 10845
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 20.76% 20.82% 20.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 5974 6974 6147
Median daily rate £420 £405 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +3.70% +1.25%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £255 £230
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £555 £545
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £390 £375
% change year-on-year +2.56% +4.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 450 405 501
Median hourly rate £30.00 £37.00 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.91% +64.44%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.26 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.00 £57.50 £49.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.92 £40.00 £23.00
% change year-on-year -25.20% +73.91%  

Novell Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 UK

Novell Certification
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Novell Certification in the UK

Novell Certification
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Novell Certification in the UK

For the 6 months to 28 March 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 with a requirement for Novell Certification.

1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 8 (100.00%) CNA
1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 6 (75.00%) SANS
2 6 (75.00%) Security Operations
2 6 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
2 6 (75.00%) Threat Detection
2 6 (75.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
2 6 (75.00%) GCIA
2 6 (75.00%) GCIH
2 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 6 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (75.00%) Finance
2 6 (75.00%) Legal
2 6 (75.00%) Network+ Certification
2 6 (75.00%) GIAC
2 6 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 6 (75.00%) Equities
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
2 6 (75.00%) Network Design
2 6 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (75.00%) CISM
2 6 (75.00%) Financial Institution
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP

Novell Certification
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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) Skype for Business
Communications & Networking
1 8 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 6 (75.00%) Firewall
2 6 (75.00%) Intrusion Detection
2 6 (75.00%) Network Security
3 2 (25.00%) DHCP
3 2 (25.00%) DNS
3 2 (25.00%) ISDN
3 2 (25.00%) LAN
3 2 (25.00%) MPLS
3 2 (25.00%) Skype
3 2 (25.00%) Structured Cabling
3 2 (25.00%) Unified Communications
3 2 (25.00%) VoIP
3 2 (25.00%) WAN
3 2 (25.00%) Wi-Fi
General
1 6 (75.00%) Finance
1 6 (75.00%) Financial Institution
1 6 (75.00%) Legal
1 6 (75.00%) Retail
2 2 (25.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Cybersecurity Analyst
1 5 (62.50%) Security Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Network Infrastructure Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Network Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Server Specialist
2 2 (25.00%) Technical Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Cybersecurity Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Security Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Cybersecurity Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Senior Security Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 8 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 8 (100.00%) Management Information System
2 6 (75.00%) Equities
2 6 (75.00%) Fixed Income
2 6 (75.00%) Security Operations Centre
3 2 (25.00%) Replication
3 2 (25.00%) Smartphone
Operating Systems
1 6 (75.00%) Linux
1 6 (75.00%) Unix
1 6 (75.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (100.00%) Information Security
2 6 (75.00%) Asset Management
2 6 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 6 (75.00%) Network Design
2 6 (75.00%) Risk Management
2 6 (75.00%) Security Operations
2 6 (75.00%) Threat Detection
2 6 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (25.00%) Data Protection
3 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 2 (25.00%) Information Governance
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL
3 2 (25.00%) ITIL V3
3 2 (25.00%) ITSM
3 2 (25.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (25.00%) PRINCE2
3 2 (25.00%) Project Management
3 2 (25.00%) Service Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (100.00%) CNA
2 6 (75.00%) CISM
2 6 (75.00%) CISSP
2 6 (75.00%) GCIA
2 6 (75.00%) GCIH
2 6 (75.00%) GIAC
2 6 (75.00%) Network+ Certification
2 6 (75.00%) SANS
3 2 (25.00%) CCDA
3 2 (25.00%) CCNA
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco Certification
3 2 (25.00%) CNE
3 2 (25.00%) MCSA
3 2 (25.00%) MCSE
3 2 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Host Intrusion Detection System
Vendors
1 6 (75.00%) Sun
2 2 (25.00%) Cisco
2 2 (25.00%) Microsoft
2 2 (25.00%) Novell
2 2 (25.00%) VMware