The first table below looks at the demand for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the County Antrim region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the County Antrim region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank - 34 -
Contract jobs citing SUSE 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim - 0.43% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.03% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate - £280 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £330 £360
% change year-on-year
+28.78% -8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £27.50 £35.00
% change year-on-year
- -21.42%
Operating Systems Category
County Antrim
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
39 33 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in County Antrim 38.24% 14.29% 31.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 25 12
Average daily rate £375 £300 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% +15.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £99 £225 £100
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £350 £400
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+1.58% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 - £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £16.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
SUSE
Northern Ireland

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in County Antrim