The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds 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 106 98 74
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -24
Contract jobs citing SUSE 1 8 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.070% 0.48% 0.29%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.33% 2.02% 1.39%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £508 £190 £323
% change year-on-year
+166.75% -41.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.23 £30.00
% change year-on-year
- -2.56%
SUSE
West Yorkshire

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Leeds region.

Operating Systems Category
Leeds
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
301 396 216
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.99% 23.63% 20.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 210 250 141
Median daily rate £363 £375 £245
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-3.33% +53.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £220 £136
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 9 20 16
Median hourly rate £14.00 £13.50 £13.60
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.70% -0.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.05 £9.00 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £15.03 £22.50 £150.00
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 Leeds

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

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

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in Leeds

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 27 August 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 Leeds region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Firewall
2 2 (66.67%) LAN
2 2 (66.67%) WAN
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Java
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
2 2 (66.67%) Network Security
2 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
3 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
3 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
3 1 (33.33%) DevOps
3 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
3 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
3 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
3 1 (33.33%) DB2
3 1 (33.33%) SQL
3 1 (33.33%) MySQL
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds 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 1 (33.33%) CICS
1 1 (33.33%) IBM HTTP Server
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) Firewall
1 2 (66.67%) LAN
1 2 (66.67%) Network Security
1 2 (66.67%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (33.33%) DB2
1 1 (33.33%) MySQL
1 1 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 1 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 1 (33.33%) Git (software)
1 1 (33.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (33.33%) SonarQube
1 1 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
1 1 (33.33%) Subversion
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) LAN Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) LAN/WAN Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Server Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Virtualisation Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (100.00%) Middleware
2 2 (66.67%) ActiveMQ
2 2 (66.67%) RabbitMQ
2 2 (66.67%) Servlets
3 1 (33.33%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) AIX
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (66.67%) HPUX
2 2 (66.67%) Unix
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (33.33%) DevOps
1 1 (33.33%) Feasibility Study
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Java
2 1 (33.33%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (66.67%) KVM
2 2 (66.67%) Xen
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) IBM
2 2 (66.67%) Oracle
3 1 (33.33%) HP
3 1 (33.33%) Intel
3 1 (33.33%) Microsoft