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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 192 194 215
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +21
Contract jobs citing SUSE 6 8 11
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.11% 0.14% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.50% 0.61% 0.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 8 9
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£425 £433 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.67% +1.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £399 £370
10% offered a daily rate of more than £445 £650 £555
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £323 £331
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -2.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.23 £30.88 -
% change year-on-year
-5.32% -
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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
1197 1319 1579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 22.27% 22.69% 21.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 940 963 1055
Average daily rate £425 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £185 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £575
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £323 £325
% change year-on-year
+8.52% -0.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 37 57 79
Average hourly rate £17.98 £18.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.81% -5.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £62.50 £123.00 £35.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+3.12% -

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
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 28 August 2015, 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 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
3 6 (66.67%) IBM
4 5 (55.56%) Finance
5 4 (44.44%) SAN
5 4 (44.44%) Veritas
5 4 (44.44%) HP
5 4 (44.44%) EMC
5 4 (44.44%) Solaris
5 4 (44.44%) Banking
5 4 (44.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 4 (44.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
6 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
6 3 (33.33%) CentOS
6 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (33.33%) NAS
6 3 (33.33%) Windows
7 2 (22.22%) AIX
7 2 (22.22%) UNIX
7 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
7 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
7 2 (22.22%) Middleware
7 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
7 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
7 2 (22.22%) Puppet
8 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
8 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
8 1 (11.11%) F5
8 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
8 1 (11.11%) GitHub

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

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 1 (11.11%) Apache
1 1 (11.11%) MQSeries
1 1 (11.11%) WebSphere
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 4 (44.44%) SAN
2 3 (33.33%) NAS
3 1 (11.11%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (22.22%) SQL Server
2 1 (11.11%) DB2
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database 11g
2 1 (11.11%) Hadoop
2 1 (11.11%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (11.11%) Subversion
1 1 (11.11%) JIRA
1 1 (11.11%) Selenium
1 1 (11.11%) Git (software)
1 1 (11.11%) Team Foundation Server
1 1 (11.11%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (55.56%) Finance
2 4 (44.44%) Banking
3 2 (22.22%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 5 (55.56%) Administrator
2 4 (44.44%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris Systems Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Linux Administrator
3 3 (33.33%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) DBA
4 1 (11.11%) Architect
4 1 (11.11%) Analyst
4 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (11.11%) UNIX Administrator
4 1 (11.11%) SQL DBA
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (22.22%) Middleware
2 1 (11.11%) LAMP
2 1 (11.11%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 9 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (44.44%) Solaris
3 3 (33.33%) Windows
3 3 (33.33%) Ubuntu
3 3 (33.33%) CentOS
3 3 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 2 (22.22%) AIX
4 2 (22.22%) UNIX
5 1 (11.11%) HPUX
5 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (11.11%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 1 (11.11%) Fedora
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Configuration Management
2 1 (11.11%) Data Analysis
2 1 (11.11%) Web Development
2 1 (11.11%) DevOps
2 1 (11.11%) Converged Infrastructure
2 1 (11.11%) E-Commerce
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) Bash Shell
2 1 (11.11%) SQL
2 1 (11.11%) Python
2 1 (11.11%) Ruby
System Software
1 4 (44.44%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 4 (44.44%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESXi
2 1 (11.11%) VMware ESX
2 1 (11.11%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 2 (22.22%) Puppet
2 1 (11.11%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) Red Hat
2 6 (66.67%) IBM
3 4 (44.44%) HP
3 4 (44.44%) EMC
3 4 (44.44%) Veritas
4 1 (11.11%) Oracle
4 1 (11.11%) Software AG
4 1 (11.11%) Microsoft
4 1 (11.11%) webMethods
4 1 (11.11%) ATG
4 1 (11.11%) VMware
4 1 (11.11%) F5
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