Period
to 19 October 2018

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 6 months to 19 October 2018 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
6 months to
19 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 864 870 896
Rank change year-on-year +6 +26 -3
Contract jobs citing Novell Certification 22 10 10
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.021% 0.010% 0.009%
As % of the Qualifications category 0.11% 0.054% 0.044%
Number of daily rates quoted 21 8 3
UK median daily rate £194 £475 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -59.16% +26.67% -16.67%
10th Percentile £157 £338 £215
90th Percentile £301 £591 £392
UK excluding London median daily rate - £308 £375
% change year-on-year - -18.00% +50.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
UK median hourly rate - - £19.46
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £19.46

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 contract job vacancies with a requirement for academic qualifications or professional certifications.

All Academic and Professional Certifications
UK
Contract vacancies requiring academic qualifications or professional certifications 19,140 18,637 22,511
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 18.57% 18.75% 21.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 11,326 11,361 13,981
UK median daily rate £450 £425 £410
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +3.66% +2.50%
10th Percentile £245 £225 £240
90th Percentile £625 £600 £588
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +3.75% +5.26% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 953 896 850
UK median hourly rate £25.00 £27.50 £27.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -9.09% +1.85% +13.68%
10th Percentile £12.59 £12.00 £12.25
90th Percentile £51.00 £50.00 £49.19
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.00 £30.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year -16.67% +9.09% +13.10%

Novell Certification
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing Novell Certification as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 Daily Rate Histogram

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Novell Certification over the 6 months to 19 October 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram 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

Novell Certification
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Novell Certification within the UK over the 6 months to 19 October 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +8 22 £194 -62.15%
England -13 22 £194 -59.16% 2

For the 6 months to 19 October 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Novell Certification also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads with a requirement for Novell Certification.

1 22 (100.00%) Windows
1 22 (100.00%) SCCM
2 21 (95.45%) SCOM
2 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
2 21 (95.45%) Hyper-V
2 21 (95.45%) Network Load Balancing
2 21 (95.45%) vSphere
2 21 (95.45%) Exchange Server 2010
2 21 (95.45%) FCoE
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server
2 21 (95.45%) Virtual Environments
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
2 21 (95.45%) MS Exchange
2 21 (95.45%) HP
2 21 (95.45%) EMC
2 21 (95.45%) VMware
2 21 (95.45%) CLARiiON
2 21 (95.45%) Clustering
3 20 (90.91%) Server Management
4 16 (72.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
5 14 (63.64%) LAN
5 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
5 14 (63.64%) Linux
6 13 (59.09%) WAN
6 13 (59.09%) CommVault
6 13 (59.09%) VMware ESXi
6 13 (59.09%) Trend Micro
6 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012

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 21 (95.45%) Exchange Server 2010
1 21 (95.45%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft Office
1 1 (4.55%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 1 (4.55%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 21 (95.45%) FCoE
2 14 (63.64%) LAN
3 13 (59.09%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 21 (95.45%) SQL Server
2 13 (59.09%) SQL Server 2005
Job Titles
1 13 (59.09%) Server Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Engineer
2 3 (13.64%) Windows Server Engineer
3 2 (9.09%) Data Centre Manager
3 2 (9.09%) Data Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Rollout Engineer
4 1 (4.55%) Server Support
4 1 (4.55%) Support Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Manager
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support
4 1 (4.55%) Technical Support Manager
Miscellaneous
1 21 (95.45%) CLARiiON
1 21 (95.45%) Clustering
2 8 (36.36%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Windows
2 21 (95.45%) Windows Server
3 14 (63.64%) Linux
4 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2003
4 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2008
4 13 (59.09%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.55%) Unix
5 1 (4.55%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 21 (95.45%) Network Load Balancing
1 21 (95.45%) Virtual Environments
2 20 (90.91%) Server Management
3 13 (59.09%) Patch Management
3 13 (59.09%) Server Patching
4 8 (36.36%) Capacity Planning
4 8 (36.36%) ITIL
4 8 (36.36%) PRINCE
5 1 (4.55%) Mentoring
5 1 (4.55%) Process Improvement
5 1 (4.55%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 21 (95.45%) SQL
2 13 (59.09%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (40.91%) MCSE
1 9 (40.91%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (4.55%) A+ Certification
2 1 (4.55%) CNE
2 1 (4.55%) MCP
2 1 (4.55%) Network+ Certification
System Software
1 21 (95.45%) Hyper-V
1 21 (95.45%) VMware Infrastructure
1 21 (95.45%) vSphere
2 13 (59.09%) VMware ESXi
3 8 (36.36%) IAG
3 8 (36.36%) UAG
4 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 22 (100.00%) SCCM
2 21 (95.45%) Microsoft Clustering
2 21 (95.45%) SCOM
3 16 (72.73%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
4 8 (36.36%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 21 (95.45%) EMC
1 21 (95.45%) HP
1 21 (95.45%) VMware
2 14 (63.64%) Microsoft
3 13 (59.09%) CommVault
3 13 (59.09%) Trend Micro
4 8 (36.36%) SolarWinds