The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Leeds region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 95 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SUSE 3 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.20% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.00% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £588 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.63 -
% change year-on-year
-40.19% -
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
300 260 223
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 20.33% 23.28% 23.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 186 177 129
Average daily rate £400 £350 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+14.28% +16.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £120 £175 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £425 £374
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £338 £307
% change year-on-year
+3.70% +9.93%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 10 8
Average hourly rate £15.25 £12.88 £13.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+18.44% -6.36%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.99 £11.00 £10.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.30 £17.45 £15.70
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.25 £15.75 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.52% +5.00%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Leeds

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SUSE across the Leeds region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing SUSE 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 SUSE.

1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
2 5 (83.33%) vSphere
3 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
4 3 (50.00%) MCITP
4 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 3 (50.00%) IIS
4 3 (50.00%) Linux
4 3 (50.00%) MCSE
4 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 2 (33.33%) LAN
5 2 (33.33%) WAN
5 2 (33.33%) IBM
5 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
5 2 (33.33%) JBoss
5 2 (33.33%) Servlets
5 2 (33.33%) Unix
5 2 (33.33%) Windows
5 2 (33.33%) AIX
5 2 (33.33%) HPUX
5 2 (33.33%) Java
5 2 (33.33%) MySQL
5 2 (33.33%) Oracle
5 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
5 2 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
5 2 (33.33%) Subversion

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Leeds by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Leeds region citing SUSE 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 SUSE. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (50.00%) IIS
1 3 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 2 (33.33%) CloudStack
2 2 (33.33%) JBoss
2 2 (33.33%) OpenStack
2 2 (33.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (16.67%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (16.67%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 2 (33.33%) Firewall
1 2 (33.33%) LAN
1 2 (33.33%) Network Security
1 2 (33.33%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (33.33%) MySQL
1 2 (33.33%) PostgreSQL
1 2 (33.33%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (50.00%) Git (software)
2 2 (33.33%) Jenkins
2 2 (33.33%) Sonatype Nexus
2 2 (33.33%) Subversion
Job Titles
1 3 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 3 (50.00%) Project Engineer
2 2 (33.33%) DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Administrator
3 1 (16.67%) AWS Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux Engineer
3 1 (16.67%) Linux/Unix DevOps
3 1 (16.67%) Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (33.33%) ActiveMQ
1 2 (33.33%) Middleware
1 2 (33.33%) RabbitMQ
1 2 (33.33%) Servlets
Operating Systems
1 4 (66.67%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (50.00%) Linux
3 2 (33.33%) AIX
3 2 (33.33%) HPUX
3 2 (33.33%) Unix
3 2 (33.33%) Windows
4 1 (16.67%) CentOS
4 1 (16.67%) Ubuntu
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (33.33%) DevOps
2 1 (16.67%) Configuration Management
2 1 (16.67%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (16.67%) Refactoring
Programming Languages
1 2 (33.33%) Java
2 1 (16.67%) Bash Shell
2 1 (16.67%) Python
2 1 (16.67%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 3 (50.00%) MCITP
1 3 (50.00%) MCSE
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (50.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 5 (83.33%) vSphere
2 3 (50.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (33.33%) KVM
3 2 (33.33%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (33.33%) Xen
Systems Management
1 1 (16.67%) Ansible
1 1 (16.67%) Puppet
Vendors
1 6 (100.00%) VMware
2 5 (83.33%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) EMC
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Oracle
Leeds, West Yorkshire
Hydrogen Group
Rate: £300 - £350 per day
Posted: 5 days ago