The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Essex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 27 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
27 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank - 52 48
Contract jobs citing SUSE 0 7 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex - 1.08% 1.43%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 4.07% 4.90%
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
East of 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 Essex region.

Operating Systems Category
Essex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
136 172 143
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Essex 30.77% 26.54% 29.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 66 74 58
Median daily rate £350 £388 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +3.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £218 £165
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £583 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 42 36 28
Median hourly rate £16.50 £29.46 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-43.99% +78.54%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Essex

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in Essex

SUSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

SUSE Hourly Rate Trend in Essex