The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the East Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 4 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
4 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing SUSE 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex - 0.31% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.27% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £370 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £400 £425
% change year-on-year
+0.06% -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
South East

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 Sussex region.

Operating Systems Category
East Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
66 79 74
As % of all contract IT jobs located in East Sussex 18.80% 24.53% 27.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 41 39
Median daily rate £350 £300 £220
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.66% +36.36%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £149 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £370
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £342 £320
% change year-on-year
+6.14% +6.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 7 14
Median hourly rate £15.50 £16.00 £14.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-3.12% +14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.20 £15.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £40.00 £15.88
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.25 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+7.81% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in East Sussex

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in East Sussex

SUSE
Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex

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

SUSE Hourly Rate Trend in East Sussex