The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 3 May 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
3 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 93 99 100
Rank change year-on-year
+6 +1
Contract jobs citing SUSE 3 4 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 0.19% 0.23% 0.063%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.95% 0.97% 0.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £375 £347 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.91% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
- -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £45.00 -
% change year-on-year
-50.00% -
SUSE
England

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

Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
315 412 341
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 19.47% 23.37% 21.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 167 197 129
Median daily rate £350 £325 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% +32.65%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £117 £165 £70
10% offered a daily rate of more than £493 £550 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £340 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.61% +6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 32 41 79
Median hourly rate £15.00 £15.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +7.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.90 £11.00 £9.94
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.50 £27.50 £72.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.00 £15.85 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.25% -0.93%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SUSE
Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SUSE across the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016.

SUSE Daily Rate Histogram in the East Midlands

SUSE
Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

SUSE Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in the East Midlands

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the East Midlands region over the 3 months to 3 May 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Nottinghamshire -5 2 £450 +29.50%
Northamptonshire - 1 £300 -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 3 May 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 East Midlands region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) HP
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) NAS
3 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
3 1 (25.00%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
3 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
3 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (25.00%) SDLC
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
3 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
3 1 (25.00%) Intranet
3 1 (25.00%) Internet
3 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
3 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
3 1 (25.00%) Change Management
3 1 (25.00%) Firewall
3 1 (25.00%) Migration
3 1 (25.00%) VMware
3 1 (25.00%) Fedora
3 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Degree
3 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands 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 (25.00%) CICS
1 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
1 1 (25.00%) MS Project
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) DHCP
1 1 (25.00%) DNS
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
1 1 (25.00%) Internet
1 1 (25.00%) Intranet
1 1 (25.00%) NAS
1 1 (25.00%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) DB2
1 1 (25.00%) Relational Database
1 1 (25.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 1 (25.00%) Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 1 (25.00%) Systems Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) .NET
1 1 (25.00%) J2EE
1 1 (25.00%) JSP
1 1 (25.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (50.00%) Solaris
2 2 (50.00%) Unix
2 2 (50.00%) Windows
3 1 (25.00%) CentOS
3 1 (25.00%) Fedora
3 1 (25.00%) HPUX
3 1 (25.00%) Ubuntu
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
1 1 (25.00%) Kalman Filter
1 1 (25.00%) Migration
1 1 (25.00%) SDLC
1 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
1 1 (25.00%) SOA
1 1 (25.00%) Software Architecture
1 1 (25.00%) UML
1 1 (25.00%) Unit Testing
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) C++
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 1 (25.00%) Degree
1 1 (25.00%) RHCE
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (25.00%) HP UCMDB
1 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 2 (50.00%) HP
1 2 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (25.00%) VMware