The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 30 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
30 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 399 403 384
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -19
Contract jobs citing SUSE 49 31 56
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.21% 0.13% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.02% 0.62% 1.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 21 39
Median daily rate £425 £450 £388
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.55% +16.12%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £272
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £504
UK excluding London median daily rate £525 £375 £323
% change year-on-year
+40.00% +16.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 2
Median hourly rate £50.00 - £34.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.23 £30.88
% change year-on-year
- -5.32%
SUSE
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 London region.

Operating Systems Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
4797 5003 5441
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.78% 21.50% 22.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 3345 3401 3556
Median daily rate £450 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £238 £185 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £320
% change year-on-year
- +9.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 102 143 242
Median hourly rate £15.66 £17.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.50% +12.90%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £43.93 £34.00
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 London

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in London

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in London

SUSE
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SUSE across the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 2016.

SUSE Daily Rate Histogram in London

SUSE
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

SUSE Hourly Rate Trend in London

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the London region over the 3 months to 30 August 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
City of London +26 5 £463 +8.75% 1
Docklands, London +13 1 £350 -42.85%
Southwark - 1 - -
New Malden - 1 - -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 30 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 London region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 94 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (52.13%) Unix
3 44 (46.81%) Red Hat
4 38 (40.43%) IBM
5 36 (38.30%) AIX
5 36 (38.30%) Bash Shell
6 35 (37.23%) Oracle
7 33 (35.11%) ITIL
8 32 (34.04%) Windows
9 30 (31.91%) Perl
9 30 (31.91%) Solaris
9 30 (31.91%) SAN
10 29 (30.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
11 27 (28.72%) Oracle Linux
11 27 (28.72%) Veritas
12 26 (27.66%) Firewall
13 25 (26.60%) EMC
14 23 (24.47%) DNS
14 23 (24.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
15 22 (23.40%) HP
15 22 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
16 20 (21.28%) Middleware
16 20 (21.28%) SSL
16 20 (21.28%) NAS
16 20 (21.28%) Load Balancing
17 18 (19.15%) Finance
17 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
18 17 (18.09%) Migration
18 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
18 17 (18.09%) Windows Server 2008

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in London 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 7 (7.45%) IIS
2 6 (6.38%) WebSphere
3 4 (4.26%) WebSphere Application Server
4 3 (3.19%) Apache
4 3 (3.19%) Tomcat
5 2 (2.13%) JBoss
6 1 (1.06%) CICS
6 1 (1.06%) IBM HTTP Server
6 1 (1.06%) OpenStack
Applications
1 8 (8.51%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.13%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (1.06%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 15 (15.96%) Cloud Computing
2 9 (9.57%) Amazon AWS
2 9 (9.57%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (2.13%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 30 (31.91%) SAN
2 26 (27.66%) Firewall
3 23 (24.47%) DNS
4 20 (21.28%) NAS
4 20 (21.28%) SSL
5 11 (11.70%) FTP
6 7 (7.45%) Fibre Channel
7 4 (4.26%) HTTP
8 2 (2.13%) Network Security
8 2 (2.13%) SMTP
8 2 (2.13%) WAN
8 2 (2.13%) Wireshark
9 1 (1.06%) DHCP
9 1 (1.06%) Ethernet
9 1 (1.06%) LAN
9 1 (1.06%) LDAP
9 1 (1.06%) TCP/IP
9 1 (1.06%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 11 (11.70%) Oracle Database
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle Database 12c
3 7 (7.45%) Relational Database
4 4 (4.26%) DB2
5 2 (2.13%) MongoDB
5 2 (2.13%) MySQL
5 2 (2.13%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (2.13%) PostgreSQL
5 2 (2.13%) SQL Server
6 1 (1.06%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (1.06%) Hadoop
6 1 (1.06%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (2.13%) Git (software)
1 2 (2.13%) Jenkins
1 2 (2.13%) Vagrant
General
1 18 (19.15%) Finance
2 13 (13.83%) Banking
3 11 (11.70%) Retail
4 5 (5.32%) Investment Banking
5 3 (3.19%) Telecoms
6 2 (2.13%) Retail Banking
7 1 (1.06%) Electronics
7 1 (1.06%) Manufacturing
7 1 (1.06%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 24 (25.53%) Administrator
2 17 (18.09%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (14.89%) Linux Administrator
4 11 (11.70%) Linux Engineer
4 11 (11.70%) Migration Specialist
5 10 (10.64%) Developer
5 10 (10.64%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 10 (10.64%) Unix Administrator
6 9 (9.57%) Applications Specialist
6 9 (9.57%) Linux Systems Administrator
7 8 (8.51%) Windows Specialist
8 7 (7.45%) Consultant
8 7 (7.45%) Unix Systems Administrator
9 6 (6.38%) Data Centre Specialist
9 6 (6.38%) Data Migration Specialist
9 6 (6.38%) Principal Engineer
10 5 (5.32%) Azure Consultant
10 5 (5.32%) Middleware Developer
10 5 (5.32%) Solaris Administrator
10 5 (5.32%) Virtualisation Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 20 (21.28%) Middleware
2 8 (8.51%) Oracle GoldenGate
3 7 (7.45%) Web Services
4 4 (4.26%) WebSphere MQ
5 2 (2.13%) Ruby on Rails
6 1 (1.06%) Ajax
6 1 (1.06%) CGI
6 1 (1.06%) CSS
6 1 (1.06%) CSS3
6 1 (1.06%) Django
6 1 (1.06%) Embperl
6 1 (1.06%) FastCGI
6 1 (1.06%) HTML
6 1 (1.06%) HTML5
6 1 (1.06%) JSON
6 1 (1.06%) LAMP
6 1 (1.06%) Memcached
6 1 (1.06%) Play Framework
6 1 (1.06%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 15 (15.96%) Data Centre
2 11 (11.70%) DataPower
2 11 (11.70%) Management Information System
3 6 (6.38%) Clustering
3 6 (6.38%) Digital Media
4 3 (3.19%) FMCG
5 2 (2.13%) Analytical Skills
5 2 (2.13%) Symmetrix DMX
6 1 (1.06%) Client/Server
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile App
6 1 (1.06%) Mobile Banking
6 1 (1.06%) Replication
6 1 (1.06%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 94 (100.00%) Linux
2 49 (52.13%) Unix
3 36 (38.30%) AIX
4 32 (34.04%) Windows
5 30 (31.91%) Solaris
6 27 (28.72%) Oracle Linux
7 22 (23.40%) Windows Server 2003
8 17 (18.09%) Windows Server 2008
9 16 (17.02%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
9 16 (17.02%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 12 (12.77%) Windows Server 2012
11 11 (11.70%) CentOS
12 5 (5.32%) Ubuntu
13 4 (4.26%) Windows Server
14 3 (3.19%) Debian
15 2 (2.13%) VMS
16 1 (1.06%) Windows Mobile
16 1 (1.06%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 33 (35.11%) ITIL
2 20 (21.28%) Load Balancing
3 18 (19.15%) Agile Software Development
4 17 (18.09%) Migration
5 15 (15.96%) Continuous Delivery
6 14 (14.89%) Change Management
7 11 (11.70%) Continuous Improvement
8 10 (10.64%) Configuration Management
9 9 (9.57%) Asset Management
9 9 (9.57%) ITSM
9 9 (9.57%) Service Management
10 6 (6.38%) DevOps
10 6 (6.38%) High Availability
10 6 (6.38%) ITIL V3
10 6 (6.38%) Stakeholder Management
11 4 (4.26%) Build Automation
11 4 (4.26%) Low Latency
12 3 (3.19%) Data Protection
12 3 (3.19%) Open Source
12 3 (3.19%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 36 (38.30%) Bash Shell
2 30 (31.91%) Perl
3 16 (17.02%) Shell Script
4 12 (12.77%) Korn
4 12 (12.77%) SQL
5 11 (11.70%) Python
6 8 (8.51%) Ruby
7 7 (7.45%) AWK
7 7 (7.45%) sed
8 4 (4.26%) PHP
9 2 (2.13%) Java
9 2 (2.13%) PL/SQL
9 2 (2.13%) PowerShell
10 1 (1.06%) C
10 1 (1.06%) C++
10 1 (1.06%) Go
10 1 (1.06%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 2 (2.13%) Degree
1 2 (2.13%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 1 (1.06%) CCDA
2 1 (1.06%) CCNA
2 1 (1.06%) CCNP
2 1 (1.06%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (1.06%) JNCIA
2 1 (1.06%) JNCIP
2 1 (1.06%) JNCIS
2 1 (1.06%) SC Cleared
2 1 (1.06%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (3.19%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 29 (30.85%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 23 (24.47%) Veritas Volume Manager
3 14 (14.89%) VMware Infrastructure
4 13 (13.83%) Hyper-V
5 10 (10.64%) VMware ESXi
6 8 (8.51%) Oracle RAC
7 7 (7.45%) Active Directory
7 7 (7.45%) Samba
7 7 (7.45%) StorNext
7 7 (7.45%) Virtual Machines
8 6 (6.38%) vSphere
9 3 (3.19%) NFS
9 3 (3.19%) Squid
10 2 (2.13%) Docker
10 2 (2.13%) Postfix
Systems Management
1 15 (15.96%) Puppet
2 9 (9.57%) Ansible
3 7 (7.45%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
4 5 (5.32%) Data Guard
5 2 (2.13%) Cacti
5 2 (2.13%) Nagios
6 1 (1.06%) BladeLogic
6 1 (1.06%) Opscode Chef
6 1 (1.06%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (1.06%) Packer
Vendors
1 44 (46.81%) Red Hat
2 38 (40.43%) IBM
3 35 (37.23%) Oracle
4 27 (28.72%) Veritas
5 25 (26.60%) EMC
6 22 (23.40%) HP
7 17 (18.09%) Microsoft
8 16 (17.02%) VMware
9 11 (11.70%) Software AG
9 11 (11.70%) webMethods
10 3 (3.19%) Sun
11 2 (2.13%) 3PAR
11 2 (2.13%) Cisco
11 2 (2.13%) Dell
11 2 (2.13%) Juniper
11 2 (2.13%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.06%) Intel
12 1 (1.06%) Rackspace
12 1 (1.06%) SAP
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