The table below looks at the statistics for openSUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited openSUSE over the 3 months to 22 August 2014 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
openSUSE Linux
Rank - 230 -
Contract jobs citing openSUSE 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London - 0.014% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.063% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £250 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £46.00 -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Operating Systems Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
1326 1590 1535
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.51% 21.61% 19.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 955 1070 1010
Average daily rate £400 £400 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £185 £205 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £540
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 60 77 83
Average hourly rate £19.00 £19.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £120.00 £41.75 £25.45
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.73 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-1.68% -8.57%

openSUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing openSUSE across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

openSUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

openSUSE
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing openSUSE across the City of London region.

openSUSE Daily Rate Trend in the City of London