The first table below looks at the demand for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Midlands region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 24 July 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 East Midlands 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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank - - 76
Contract jobs citing SUSE 0 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands - - 0.28%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate
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- - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £39.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 - £42.00
Operating Systems Category
East Midlands
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
340 310 253
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East Midlands 23.34% 21.42% 17.68%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 148 90
Average daily rate £315 £275 £260
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.54% +5.76%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £125 £162
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £425 £460
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 71 48 64
Average hourly rate £13.50 £14.50 £15.19
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.89% -4.51%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.21 £11.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £53.00 £60.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
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SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East Midlands

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SUSE across the East Midlands region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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
Top 14 Related IT Skills in the East Midlands

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HP SIM
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East Midlands by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East Midlands 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Tivoli
1 1 (100.00%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat