The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 10 December 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank - 109 119
Contract jobs citing SUSE 0 10 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire - 0.39% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 2.15% 0.75%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 4 2
Median daily rate - £448 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +49.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
SUSE
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Operating Systems Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
340 465 531
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 17.03% 18.24% 20.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 245 283
Median daily rate £400 £380 £335
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% +13.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £225 £153
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £488
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £333
% change year-on-year
- +5.26%
Number of hourly rates quoted 28 52 28
Median hourly rate £43.28 £21.55 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+100.83% +23.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £15.50 £13.90
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £55.55 £42.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing SUSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SUSE across the Berkshire region.

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

SUSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SUSE across the Berkshire region.

SUSE Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 10 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SUSE 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 Berkshire region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
2 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 2 (66.67%) VMS
2 2 (66.67%) NFS
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
3 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
3 1 (33.33%) SSL
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) FTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTTP
3 1 (33.33%) HTML
3 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
3 1 (33.33%) PHP
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) IIS
3 1 (33.33%) SAP
3 1 (33.33%) CSS
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Electronics
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Finance

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (33.33%) Apache
1 1 (33.33%) IIS
1 1 (33.33%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 1 (33.33%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (33.33%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) LDAP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) FTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTP
2 1 (33.33%) HTTPS
2 1 (33.33%) Internet
2 1 (33.33%) SSH
2 1 (33.33%) SSL
2 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
2 1 (33.33%) Telnet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server 2008
General
1 1 (33.33%) Electronics
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
1 1 (33.33%) Manufacturing
1 1 (33.33%) Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Operations Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (33.33%) CSS
1 1 (33.33%) HTML
1 1 (33.33%) LAMP
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) VMS
3 1 (33.33%) Debian
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Digital Marketing
1 1 (33.33%) Migration
1 1 (33.33%) Programme Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) JavaScript
2 1 (33.33%) PHP
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) NFS
2 1 (33.33%) VMware ESX
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) CommVault
2 2 (66.67%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) SAP