The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 516 549 538
Rank change year-on-year
+33 -11
Contract jobs citing SUSE 90 65 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.20% 0.13% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.93% 0.60% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 56 36 56
Median daily rate £425 £420 £378
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.19% +11.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £338 £325 £316
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £600 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-9.37% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 3 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +66.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £30.00
SUSE
UK

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
9672 10851 11945
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 21.09% 21.50% 23.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 6108 6457 7178
Median daily rate £395 £388 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.93% +7.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £515
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 624 910 1041
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.84 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £42.46 £33.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in England

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in England

SUSE
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SUSE across the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016.

SUSE Daily Rate Histogram in England

SUSE
Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

SUSE Hourly Rate Trend in England

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the England region over the 3 months to 9 December 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London +35 59 £450 +4.04% 7
Yorkshire +25 13 £350 -12.50% 1
South East +16 6 £400 -4.76%
West Midlands -12 5 - -
North West - 4 £330 -
North East - 2 £400 -
East Midlands -4 1 - - 1
SUSE
UK

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 9 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 175 (100.00%) Linux
2 96 (54.86%) Unix
3 79 (45.14%) Red Hat
4 76 (43.43%) AIX
5 73 (41.71%) Oracle
6 68 (38.86%) Solaris
7 67 (38.29%) VMware
8 55 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 54 (30.86%) Firewall
10 52 (29.71%) Windows
11 47 (26.86%) Bash Shell
12 44 (25.14%) ITIL
13 42 (24.00%) DNS
13 42 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
14 41 (23.43%) IBM
14 41 (23.43%) Perl
15 40 (22.86%) Veritas
16 39 (22.29%) SAN
17 36 (20.57%) Load Balancing
18 33 (18.86%) Finance
18 33 (18.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
18 33 (18.86%) Puppet
18 33 (18.86%) Oracle Linux
19 32 (18.29%) Python
20 31 (17.71%) Configuration Management
21 30 (17.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
22 29 (16.57%) SSL
22 29 (16.57%) Cisco
23 27 (15.43%) EMC
24 26 (14.86%) HP

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 20 (11.43%) Apache
2 17 (9.71%) Tomcat
3 10 (5.71%) iPlanet
3 10 (5.71%) JBoss
3 10 (5.71%) WebLogic
4 9 (5.14%) Oracle Application Server
5 8 (4.57%) CICS
5 8 (4.57%) IBM HTTP Server
6 5 (2.86%) MS Exchange
6 5 (2.86%) OpenStack
7 3 (1.71%) Exchange Server 2010
7 3 (1.71%) WebSphere
7 3 (1.71%) WebSphere Application Server
8 2 (1.14%) Exchange Server 2007
8 2 (1.14%) IIS
8 2 (1.14%) MindAlign
9 1 (0.57%) NetWeaver
9 1 (0.57%) nginx
9 1 (0.57%) SAP Portal
Applications
1 9 (5.14%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.57%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (1.14%) SAP Oil and Gas
2 1 (0.57%) Oracle Procure-to-Pay
Cloud Services
1 24 (13.71%) Amazon AWS
2 12 (6.86%) GitHub
2 12 (6.86%) Microsoft Azure
3 9 (5.14%) Cloud Computing
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon CloudWatch
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon EC2
4 1 (0.57%) Amazon SQS
4 1 (0.57%) Office 365
4 1 (0.57%) Route 53
Communications & Networking
1 54 (30.86%) Firewall
2 42 (24.00%) DNS
3 39 (22.29%) SAN
4 29 (16.57%) SSL
5 24 (13.71%) NAS
5 24 (13.71%) TCP/IP
6 12 (6.86%) DHCP
6 12 (6.86%) HTTP
7 11 (6.29%) WAN
8 9 (5.14%) Network Security
8 9 (5.14%) Wireshark
9 8 (4.57%) VPN
10 7 (4.00%) Ethernet
10 7 (4.00%) LAN
10 7 (4.00%) LDAP
11 5 (2.86%) FTP
12 3 (1.71%) OpenLDAP
12 3 (1.71%) SSH
12 3 (1.71%) VLAN
13 2 (1.14%) IMAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 19 (10.86%) Oracle Database
2 14 (8.00%) Oracle Database 12c
3 12 (6.86%) DB2
4 9 (5.14%) MySQL
5 4 (2.29%) PostgreSQL
5 4 (2.29%) SQL Server
6 3 (1.71%) Big Data
6 3 (1.71%) Oracle Database 11g
7 2 (1.14%) Oracle Exadata
7 2 (1.14%) SAP HANA
8 1 (0.57%) Amazon RDS
8 1 (0.57%) Apache Cassandra
8 1 (0.57%) Hadoop
8 1 (0.57%) MongoDB
8 1 (0.57%) NoSQL
8 1 (0.57%) SAP BW
8 1 (0.57%) SQL Server 2008
Development Applications
1 14 (8.00%) Git (software)
2 7 (4.00%) Vagrant
3 5 (2.86%) JIRA
4 4 (2.29%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.14%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.14%) Subversion
6 1 (0.57%) Atlassian Bamboo
6 1 (0.57%) ClearCase
6 1 (0.57%) GitLab
6 1 (0.57%) Hudson
6 1 (0.57%) MSBuild
6 1 (0.57%) Octopus Deploy
6 1 (0.57%) TeamCity
General
1 33 (18.86%) Finance
2 16 (9.14%) Banking
3 14 (8.00%) Retail
4 4 (2.29%) Manufacturing
5 2 (1.14%) Electronics
5 2 (1.14%) Investment Banking
5 2 (1.14%) Marketing
5 2 (1.14%) Telecoms
6 1 (0.57%) Back Office
6 1 (0.57%) Local Government
6 1 (0.57%) Pharmaceutical
Job Titles
1 42 (24.00%) Administrator
2 26 (14.86%) Unix Administrator
3 24 (13.71%) Systems Administrator
4 19 (10.86%) Linux Engineer
5 18 (10.29%) Linux Administrator
6 16 (9.14%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 15 (8.57%) Architect
7 15 (8.57%) Unix Systems Administrator
8 14 (8.00%) DBA
8 14 (8.00%) Oracle DBA
9 13 (7.43%) DevOps Engineer
10 12 (6.86%) Unix Engineer
11 11 (6.29%) Infrastructure Architect
11 11 (6.29%) Senior Network Engineer
12 10 (5.71%) Developer
12 10 (5.71%) Linux Systems Administrator
13 9 (5.14%) Consultant
14 8 (4.57%) Network Engineer
15 6 (3.43%) Solutions Architect
15 6 (3.43%) Unix Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (13.71%) Middleware
2 18 (10.29%) Web Services
3 13 (7.43%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 10 (5.71%) J2EE
5 8 (4.57%) LAMP
5 8 (4.57%) WebSphere MQ
6 5 (2.86%) Ruby on Rails
7 4 (2.29%) CGI
7 4 (2.29%) Embperl
7 4 (2.29%) FastCGI
7 4 (2.29%) Memcached
8 2 (1.14%) CSS
8 2 (1.14%) HTML
8 2 (1.14%) LAPP Stack
9 1 (0.57%) Ajax
9 1 (0.57%) CSS3
9 1 (0.57%) REST
9 1 (0.57%) SAP Basis
9 1 (0.57%) XML
9 1 (0.57%) XSLT
Miscellaneous
1 20 (11.43%) Clustering
2 18 (10.29%) Data Centre
3 12 (6.86%) Replication
4 9 (5.14%) Analytical Skills
5 7 (4.00%) Management Information System
6 6 (3.43%) DataPower
7 4 (2.29%) Blackberry
7 4 (2.29%) Client/Server
7 4 (2.29%) Symmetrix
8 3 (1.71%) Fat Client
8 3 (1.71%) PDA
8 3 (1.71%) Performance Metrics
8 3 (1.71%) Thin Client
8 3 (1.71%) Virtual Team
9 2 (1.14%) Equities
9 2 (1.14%) Fintech
9 2 (1.14%) PKI
9 2 (1.14%) Symmetrix DMX
9 2 (1.14%) VCE vBlock
10 1 (0.57%) Oracle Exalogic
Operating Systems
1 175 (100.00%) Linux
2 96 (54.86%) Unix
3 76 (43.43%) AIX
4 68 (38.86%) Solaris
5 55 (31.43%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 52 (29.71%) Windows
7 33 (18.86%) Oracle Linux
8 25 (14.29%) Windows Server
9 21 (12.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 21 (12.00%) Windows Server 2008
10 18 (10.29%) Windows Server 2003
11 17 (9.71%) CentOS
12 16 (9.14%) Ubuntu
13 12 (6.86%) Windows Server 2012
14 10 (5.71%) HPUX
15 8 (4.57%) VMS
15 8 (4.57%) zOS
16 3 (1.71%) Debian
17 2 (1.14%) Windows 7
18 1 (0.57%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 44 (25.14%) ITIL
2 36 (20.57%) Load Balancing
3 31 (17.71%) Configuration Management
4 20 (11.43%) High Availability
5 19 (10.86%) Agile Software Development
5 19 (10.86%) Change Management
6 16 (9.14%) Migration
7 15 (8.57%) DevOps
8 12 (6.86%) Service Management
9 11 (6.29%) ITIL V3
9 11 (6.29%) Network Architecture
9 11 (6.29%) Performance Tuning
10 10 (5.71%) Continuous Improvement
11 9 (5.14%) Continuous Delivery
11 9 (5.14%) ITSM
11 9 (5.14%) Network Management
12 8 (4.57%) Feasibility Study
12 8 (4.57%) Open Source
13 6 (3.43%) Analytics
13 6 (3.43%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 47 (26.86%) Bash Shell
2 41 (23.43%) Perl
3 32 (18.29%) Python
4 26 (14.86%) Shell Script
4 26 (14.86%) SQL
5 25 (14.29%) Ruby
6 19 (10.86%) Korn
7 10 (5.71%) Java
8 9 (5.14%) PowerShell
9 7 (4.00%) PHP
10 5 (2.86%) C++
11 4 (2.29%) C
11 4 (2.29%) Go
11 4 (2.29%) PL/SQL
12 2 (1.14%) JavaScript
13 1 (0.57%) C-shell
13 1 (0.57%) Julia
Qualifications
1 23 (13.14%) Security Cleared
2 19 (10.86%) SC Cleared
3 8 (4.57%) CCNA
3 8 (4.57%) CCNP
3 8 (4.57%) Cisco Certification
4 7 (4.00%) CCDA
4 7 (4.00%) JNCIA
4 7 (4.00%) JNCIP
4 7 (4.00%) JNCIS
5 6 (3.43%) Degree
6 3 (1.71%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
7 1 (0.57%) AWS Certification
7 1 (0.57%) BPSS Clearance
7 1 (0.57%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (2.29%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 42 (24.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 33 (18.86%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 30 (17.14%) Veritas Cluster Server
4 20 (11.43%) VMware ESXi
5 18 (10.29%) Oracle RAC
6 14 (8.00%) vSphere
7 12 (6.86%) Active Directory
7 12 (6.86%) Docker
7 12 (6.86%) NFS
8 11 (6.29%) Virtual Machines
9 7 (4.00%) Hyper-V
10 4 (2.29%) Squid
10 4 (2.29%) SRDF
10 4 (2.29%) Veritas File System
11 3 (1.71%) KVM
11 3 (1.71%) Terminal Server
12 2 (1.14%) Sendmail
12 2 (1.14%) VMware ESX
12 2 (1.14%) XenApp
12 2 (1.14%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 33 (18.86%) Puppet
2 13 (7.43%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 12 (6.86%) Ansible
4 11 (6.29%) Data Guard
5 5 (2.86%) Control-M
6 4 (2.29%) NetBackup
6 4 (2.29%) Opscode Chef
6 4 (2.29%) Veritas Storage Foundation
7 3 (1.71%) Nagios
7 3 (1.71%) Oracle RMAN
8 2 (1.14%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
8 2 (1.14%) OpenView
8 2 (1.14%) Oracle ZFS
9 1 (0.57%) EMC NetWorker
9 1 (0.57%) HAProxy
9 1 (0.57%) Rancher
9 1 (0.57%) Red Hat Satellite
9 1 (0.57%) rkt
9 1 (0.57%) Salt
9 1 (0.57%) Terraform
Vendors
1 79 (45.14%) Red Hat
2 73 (41.71%) Oracle
3 67 (38.29%) VMware
4 41 (23.43%) IBM
5 40 (22.86%) Veritas
6 29 (16.57%) Cisco
7 27 (15.43%) EMC
8 26 (14.86%) HP
9 18 (10.29%) Sun
10 16 (9.14%) Microsoft
11 14 (8.00%) Dell
12 11 (6.29%) Juniper
13 10 (5.71%) F5
13 10 (5.71%) SAP
13 10 (5.71%) Software AG
13 10 (5.71%) webMethods
14 9 (5.14%) Riverbed
15 8 (4.57%) Intel
16 6 (3.43%) NetApp
17 5 (2.86%) Citrix
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