The table below looks at the statistics for openSUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited openSUSE over the 3 months to 30 January 2015 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
30 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
openSUSE Linux
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Contract jobs citing openSUSE 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Operating Systems Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10645 9860 9025
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 22.92% 22.42% 22.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 6292 5512 4817
Average daily rate £375 £350 £360
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.14% -2.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £150 £183
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £520 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £307 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.93% -5.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 853 912 1031
Average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% -11.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £11.00 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £33.50 £38.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.00
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -11.76%

openSUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing openSUSE across the England region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

openSUSE Jobs Demand Trend in England

openSUSE
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

openSUSE Daily Rate Trend in England

openSUSE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

openSUSE Hourly Rate Trend in England

openSUSE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing openSUSE within the England region over the 3 months to 30 January 2015. 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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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
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Job
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openSUSE
Top 27 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing openSUSE 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 openSUSE.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Validation
2 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
2 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
3 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
3 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
3 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
3 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
3 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) SSH
3 1 (33.33%) Logistics
3 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) VoIP
3 1 (33.33%) SNMP
3 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
3 1 (33.33%) DNS
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft
3 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
3 1 (33.33%) Perl
3 1 (33.33%) MS Office
3 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (33.33%) Python

openSUSE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the England region citing openSUSE 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 openSUSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) Wireshark
1 1 (33.33%) Asterisk PBX
1 1 (33.33%) SSH
1 1 (33.33%) VoIP
1 1 (33.33%) SNMP
1 1 (33.33%) TCP/IP
1 1 (33.33%) DNS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Test Engineer
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Leader
1 1 (33.33%) Tester
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows XP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Validation
1 2 (66.67%) Software Testing
2 1 (33.33%) Test Scripting
2 1 (33.33%) Logistics
2 1 (33.33%) Software Engineering
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) SQL
2 1 (33.33%) Bash Shell
2 1 (33.33%) Perl
2 1 (33.33%) Python
System Software
1 1 (33.33%) VMware ESXi
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Microsoft