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 average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 20 August 2014 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
20 Aug 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 136 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SUSE 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 0.23% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.88% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 0
Average hourly rate £30.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 - £42.00
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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
794 601 878
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the East of England 25.54% 24.82% 28.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 425 243 368
Average daily rate £320 £300 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -11.11%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £135 £170 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £320 £325 £320
% change year-on-year
-1.53% +1.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 126 111 142
Average hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.12% -20.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £10.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £34.28 £37.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.12% -8.57%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the East of England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SUSE across the East of England region as a proportion of the total demand within 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

SUSE
Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

This chart provides a histogram of hourly rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SUSE across the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014.

SUSE Hourly Rate Histogram in the East of England

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the East of England region over the 3 months to 20 August 2014. 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
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statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bedfordshire - - - -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 10 (100.00%) Windows
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (70.00%) IBM
2 7 (70.00%) MQSeries
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 7 (70.00%) DB2
2 7 (70.00%) WebSphere Application Server
2 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
3 4 (40.00%) Finance
3 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 4 (40.00%) Java
3 4 (40.00%) VBA
3 4 (40.00%) J2EE
3 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
3 4 (40.00%) MS Office
4 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
4 3 (30.00%) Project Management
4 3 (30.00%) Sun
4 3 (30.00%) HP
4 3 (30.00%) Dell
4 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
4 3 (30.00%) SAN
4 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
4 3 (30.00%) ITIL
4 3 (30.00%) UNIX
4 3 (30.00%) AIX
4 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
4 3 (30.00%) HTTP

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England by Category

For the 6 months to 20 August 2014, IT contractor jobs across the East of England 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 7 (70.00%) WebSphere Application Server
1 7 (70.00%) MQSeries
1 7 (70.00%) WebSphere
2 4 (40.00%) WebLogic
3 3 (30.00%) IIS
3 3 (30.00%) Tomcat
3 3 (30.00%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 4 (40.00%) MS Office
1 4 (40.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Oracle BPM
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) HTTP
1 3 (30.00%) SAN
1 3 (30.00%) NAS
2 1 (10.00%) CTI
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (70.00%) DB2
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle Database
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Lombardi
General
1 4 (40.00%) Finance
2 3 (30.00%) Manufacturing
2 3 (30.00%) Banking
2 3 (30.00%) Retail
3 1 (10.00%) Automotive
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Analyst
1 4 (40.00%) Support Analyst
2 3 (30.00%) Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Delivery Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Project Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Service Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Delivery Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Services Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
2 3 (30.00%) Technical Delivery Manager
3 2 (20.00%) Backup Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Financial Analyst
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Applications Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (40.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Mainframe
1 1 (10.00%) IBM Mainframe
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) AIX
2 3 (30.00%) UNIX
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Data Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Web Development
2 3 (30.00%) Data Protection
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (30.00%) Project Management
2 3 (30.00%) Service Delivery
3 1 (10.00%) Image Processing
3 1 (10.00%) Release Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (40.00%) Java
1 4 (40.00%) VBA
2 3 (30.00%) Perl
3 1 (10.00%) JCL
3 1 (10.00%) COBOL
System Software
1 1 (10.00%) RACF
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 7 (70.00%) IBM
1 7 (70.00%) Oracle
2 3 (30.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (30.00%) VMware
2 3 (30.00%) Sun
2 3 (30.00%) HP
2 3 (30.00%) Dell
3 1 (10.00%) Avaya
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco