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 21 February 2017 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
21 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SUSE Linux
Rank 91 94 -
Rank change year-on-year
+3 -
Contract jobs citing SUSE 3 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 0.27% 0.28% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.12% 1.30% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 2 0
Median daily rate £419 £456 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.21% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -42.67%

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
269 308 245
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Leeds 24.21% 21.88% 21.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 173 200 159
Median daily rate £400 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +14.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £196 £120 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £510 £588 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 10
Median hourly rate £13.00 £12.10 £12.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+7.43% +0.83%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.90 £9.36 £9.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.00 £21.50 £19.40
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

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 24 Related IT Skills in Leeds

For the 6 months to 21 February 2017, 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%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
2 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL
3 1 (33.33%) Windows
3 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
3 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
3 1 (33.33%) Windows Server

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:

Applications
1 2 (66.67%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Server Specialist
1 2 (66.67%) Storage Specialist
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Server Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) MCSE
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) vSphere
2 1 (33.33%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Brocade
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) VMware