The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the East of England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 28 August 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
28 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank - 135 148
Contract jobs citing SUSE 0 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England - 0.22% 0.22%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 0.95% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Median daily rate - £359 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £190 £323
% change year-on-year
+166.75% -41.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 4 5
Median hourly rate - £29.48 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -1.73%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.23 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.56%
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 of England region.

Operating Systems Category
East of England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
566 737 795
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 22.79% 23.63% 25.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 327 369 431
Median daily rate £350 £350 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £150 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £485 £500 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 70 112 124
Median hourly rate £16.50 £20.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-17.50% +17.64%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.25 £10.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £42.50 £34.80
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.84 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.01% +5.25%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

The demand trend of contract jobs across the East of England 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 of England

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

SUSE
Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

SUSE Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England