The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE 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 SUSE over the 3 months to 11 February 2016 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
11 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 146 183 197
Rank change year-on-year
+37 +14
Contract jobs citing SUSE 7 5 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.22% 0.097% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.05% 0.43% 0.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 5 5
Average daily rate £425 £550 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-22.72% +29.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £313 £363 £254
10% offered a daily rate of more than £465 £610 £496
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.63 -
% change year-on-year
-40.19% -
SUSE
London

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
664 1169 1227
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 21.11% 22.74% 20.61%
Number of daily rates quoted 493 889 847
Average daily rate £433 £410 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.48% +2.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £195
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 42 46
Average hourly rate £20.00 £17.63 £18.70
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+13.47% -5.74%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £30.00 £105.00 £31.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

SUSE
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 SUSE across the City of London region.

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

SUSE
Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SUSE across the City of London region over the 3 months to 11 February 2016.

SUSE Daily Rate Histogram in the City of London

SUSE
Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

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

SUSE Hourly Rate Trend in the City of London

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SUSE also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SUSE.

1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Unix
2 10 (71.43%) IBM
2 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
3 7 (50.00%) Perl
4 6 (42.86%) Veritas
4 6 (42.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (42.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
5 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
5 5 (35.71%) Banking
5 5 (35.71%) Middleware
5 5 (35.71%) HP
5 5 (35.71%) EMC
6 4 (28.57%) SAN
6 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
6 4 (28.57%) AIX
6 4 (28.57%) Solaris
6 4 (28.57%) NFS
6 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle
6 4 (28.57%) Finance
6 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
6 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 4 (28.57%) Puppet
6 4 (28.57%) NAS
6 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
7 3 (21.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
7 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
7 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
7 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 11 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing SUSE also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited SUSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 4 (28.57%) WebSphere
2 3 (21.43%) WebSphere Application Server
3 2 (14.29%) Apache
4 1 (7.14%) FileNet
4 1 (7.14%) IBM HTTP Server
4 1 (7.14%) IIS
4 1 (7.14%) MQSeries
4 1 (7.14%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic
4 1 (7.14%) WebLogic Portal
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 1 (7.14%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (14.29%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 4 (28.57%) NAS
1 4 (28.57%) SAN
1 4 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 3 (21.43%) LDAP
3 2 (14.29%) DNS
3 2 (14.29%) Firewall
3 2 (14.29%) FTP
3 2 (14.29%) HTTP
3 2 (14.29%) Multicast
3 2 (14.29%) SSH
3 2 (14.29%) SSL
3 2 (14.29%) Unicast
4 1 (7.14%) 2G
4 1 (7.14%) 3G
4 1 (7.14%) Diameter Protocol
4 1 (7.14%) Intelligent Network
4 1 (7.14%) SIGTRAN
4 1 (7.14%) SS7
4 1 (7.14%) TCAP
4 1 (7.14%) Value-Added Service
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (28.57%) Oracle Database
2 3 (21.43%) DB2
3 1 (7.14%) Oracle Database 11g
3 1 (7.14%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (21.43%) Subversion
2 2 (14.29%) Git (software)
3 1 (7.14%) Jenkins
3 1 (7.14%) JIRA
3 1 (7.14%) Selenium
3 1 (7.14%) Team Foundation Server
General
1 5 (35.71%) Banking
2 4 (28.57%) Finance
3 3 (21.43%) Investment Banking
4 2 (14.29%) Front Office
5 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (28.57%) Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Linux Administrator
1 4 (28.57%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Linux Systems Administrator
2 3 (21.43%) Unix Systems Administrator
3 2 (14.29%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (14.29%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Analyst
4 1 (7.14%) BSS Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Solaris Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) Test Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Administrator
4 1 (7.14%) WebSphere Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (35.71%) Middleware
2 1 (7.14%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) LAMP
2 1 (7.14%) RabbitMQ
2 1 (7.14%) Ultra Messaging
2 1 (7.14%) Web Services
2 1 (7.14%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (14.29%) Equities
1 2 (14.29%) Fixed Income
2 1 (7.14%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.14%) CLARiiON
2 1 (7.14%) DataPower
2 1 (7.14%) Field-Programmable Gate Array
Operating Systems
1 13 (92.86%) Linux
2 10 (71.43%) Unix
3 4 (28.57%) AIX
3 4 (28.57%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 4 (28.57%) Solaris
4 3 (21.43%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
4 3 (21.43%) Windows
4 3 (21.43%) Windows Server
5 2 (14.29%) Oracle Linux
5 2 (14.29%) Windows Server 2008
6 1 (7.14%) CentOS
6 1 (7.14%) Fedora
6 1 (7.14%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (21.43%) ITIL
2 2 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (14.29%) Configuration Management
2 2 (14.29%) Continuous Delivery
2 2 (14.29%) Data Protection
2 2 (14.29%) ITIL V3
2 2 (14.29%) ITSM
2 2 (14.29%) Load Balancing
2 2 (14.29%) Low Latency
2 2 (14.29%) Performance Tuning
2 2 (14.29%) Service Management
3 1 (7.14%) E-Commerce
3 1 (7.14%) High Availability
3 1 (7.14%) Integration Testing
3 1 (7.14%) Network Architecture
3 1 (7.14%) Six Sigma
Programming Languages
1 7 (50.00%) Perl
2 5 (35.71%) Bash Shell
3 2 (14.29%) C
3 2 (14.29%) C++
3 2 (14.29%) Korn
3 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
3 2 (14.29%) Python
3 2 (14.29%) Ruby
3 2 (14.29%) VBScript
4 1 (7.14%) Java
4 1 (7.14%) Jython
4 1 (7.14%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (14.29%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (14.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 6 (42.86%) Veritas Cluster Server
1 6 (42.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (28.57%) NFS
3 3 (21.43%) Active Directory
3 3 (21.43%) VMware ESXi
4 2 (14.29%) Samba
4 2 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (14.29%) vSphere
5 1 (7.14%) Oracle RAC
5 1 (7.14%) VMware ESX
Systems Management
1 4 (28.57%) Puppet
2 2 (14.29%) Ansible
3 1 (7.14%) BladeLogic
3 1 (7.14%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 10 (71.43%) IBM
1 10 (71.43%) Red Hat
2 6 (42.86%) Veritas
3 5 (35.71%) EMC
3 5 (35.71%) HP
4 4 (28.57%) Microsoft
4 4 (28.57%) Oracle
5 3 (21.43%) VMware
6 1 (7.14%) 3PAR
6 1 (7.14%) ATG
6 1 (7.14%) BMC
6 1 (7.14%) F5
6 1 (7.14%) Huawei
6 1 (7.14%) Software AG
6 1 (7.14%) webMethods
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TEKsystems
Rate: £400 - £450 per day
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Rate: £300.00 - £450.00 per annum
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