The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 29 January 2015 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
29 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 331 370 332
Rank change year-on-year
+39 -38
Contract jobs citing SUSE 55 31 40
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.27% 0.14% 0.20%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.16% 0.64% 0.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 34 25 28
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£450 £425 £389
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +9.32%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £360 £350 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £534 £470 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £360 £375 £313
% change year-on-year
-4.00% +20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £37.63 £10.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
+276.25% -37.50%
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
4739 4814 4528
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 22.91% 22.02% 22.98%
Number of daily rates quoted 3264 3194 2867
Average daily rate £410 £400 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.50% +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £305 £325
% change year-on-year
+10.65% -6.15%
Number of hourly rates quoted 143 211 290
Average hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £18.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -5.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £35.00 £40.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.50 £15.00 £17.25
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -13.04%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SUSE across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 29 January 2015.

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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the London region over the 3 months to 29 January 2015. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
City of London +8 5 £550 +29.41% 2
New Malden - - - -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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.

1 108 (94.74%) Linux
2 73 (64.04%) UNIX
3 64 (56.14%) Red Hat
4 55 (48.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 54 (47.37%) Shell Script
6 51 (44.74%) TCP/IP
7 47 (41.23%) Perl
8 44 (38.60%) Banking
9 43 (37.72%) DNS
10 38 (33.33%) Finance
11 37 (32.46%) Change Management
11 37 (32.46%) VMware
12 35 (30.70%) Java
13 34 (29.82%) Solaris
13 34 (29.82%) IBM
14 33 (28.95%) WebLogic
15 32 (28.07%) SAN
16 31 (27.19%) Oracle
16 31 (27.19%) XML
16 31 (27.19%) OO
16 31 (27.19%) AIX
17 29 (25.44%) Oracle Exalogic
18 24 (21.05%) Windows
18 24 (21.05%) SQL Server
18 24 (21.05%) EMC
19 23 (20.18%) Veritas
20 21 (18.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
21 18 (15.79%) Cisco
21 18 (15.79%) SQL
21 18 (15.79%) HP

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 29 January 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 33 (28.95%) WebLogic
2 14 (12.28%) IIS
2 14 (12.28%) Apache
3 12 (10.53%) WebSphere
4 9 (7.89%) SharePoint
5 6 (5.26%) WebSphere Application Server
5 6 (5.26%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (1.75%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (1.75%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 6 (5.26%) GitHub
2 4 (3.51%) PaaS
3 1 (0.88%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 51 (44.74%) TCP/IP
2 43 (37.72%) DNS
3 32 (28.07%) SAN
4 15 (13.16%) Firewall
5 11 (9.65%) Internet
5 11 (9.65%) VPN
5 11 (9.65%) Ethernet
6 10 (8.77%) IPsec
6 10 (8.77%) BGP
6 10 (8.77%) VLAN
6 10 (8.77%) NetScaler
6 10 (8.77%) Cisco Nexus
6 10 (8.77%) Cisco ASA
6 10 (8.77%) Cisco ISE
7 9 (7.89%) Network Security
7 9 (7.89%) NAS
8 8 (7.02%) HTTP
8 8 (7.02%) SSL
9 5 (4.39%) Fibre Channel
9 5 (4.39%) LAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 24 (21.05%) SQL Server
2 10 (8.77%) DB2
3 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database
3 7 (6.14%) Oracle Database 11g
4 6 (5.26%) RDBMS
4 6 (5.26%) Relational Database
5 4 (3.51%) SQL Server Reporting Services
6 3 (2.63%) MySQL
7 2 (1.75%) Oracle Database 10g
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2008
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2005
8 1 (0.88%) SQL Server 2000
Development Applications
1 14 (12.28%) Subversion
2 6 (5.26%) Git (software)
3 2 (1.75%) Introscope
3 2 (1.75%) Oracle APEX
4 1 (0.88%) LoadRunner
General
1 44 (38.60%) Banking
2 38 (33.33%) Finance
3 13 (11.40%) Investment Banking
4 11 (9.65%) Financial Institution
5 7 (6.14%) Retail
6 3 (2.63%) Advertising
6 3 (2.63%) Telecoms
7 1 (0.88%) French Language
Job Titles
1 32 (28.07%) Developer
2 27 (23.68%) Perl Developer
3 21 (18.42%) Administrator
4 15 (13.16%) UNIX Administrator
5 14 (12.28%) UNIX Systems Administrator
6 13 (11.40%) Systems Administrator
7 7 (6.14%) DBA
8 6 (5.26%) Network Engineer
8 6 (5.26%) UNIX Engineer
8 6 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
9 5 (4.39%) SQL DBA
9 5 (4.39%) Linux Administrator
9 5 (4.39%) Storage Engineer
10 4 (3.51%) Linux Engineer
11 3 (2.63%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (2.63%) Wintel Engineer
11 3 (2.63%) Network Analyst
11 3 (2.63%) Solaris Systems Administrator
11 3 (2.63%) Infrastructure Manager
11 3 (2.63%) Technical Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 31 (27.19%) XML
2 14 (12.28%) Middleware
3 10 (8.77%) Regular Expression
4 6 (5.26%) Worklight
5 3 (2.63%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (2.63%) HTML
6 2 (1.75%) Web Services
6 2 (1.75%) LAMP
7 1 (0.88%) HTML5
7 1 (0.88%) Spring
7 1 (0.88%) Spring MVC
7 1 (0.88%) jQuery
7 1 (0.88%) .NET
7 1 (0.88%) JDBC
7 1 (0.88%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 29 (25.44%) Oracle Exalogic
2 16 (14.04%) Clustering
3 9 (7.89%) Wiki
4 7 (6.14%) Symmetrix DMX
5 6 (5.26%) Management Information System
5 6 (5.26%) Open Source
6 4 (3.51%) Replication
7 3 (2.63%) Analytical Skills
8 2 (1.75%) PMI
9 1 (0.88%) Hedge funds
9 1 (0.88%) Digital Media
9 1 (0.88%) Equities
9 1 (0.88%) CLARiiON
9 1 (0.88%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
9 1 (0.88%) AS400
Operating Systems
1 108 (94.74%) Linux
2 73 (64.04%) UNIX
3 55 (48.25%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 34 (29.82%) Solaris
5 31 (27.19%) AIX
6 24 (21.05%) Windows
7 16 (14.04%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (8.77%) HPUX
9 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2008
9 9 (7.89%) Windows Server 2003
10 7 (6.14%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 7 (6.14%) Ubuntu
11 6 (5.26%) Windows 7
11 6 (5.26%) CentOS
12 5 (4.39%) Windows Server 2012
12 5 (4.39%) Slackware
13 3 (2.63%) Windows 8
13 3 (2.63%) Windows XP
13 3 (2.63%) NetWare
14 2 (1.75%) Mac OS X
Processes & Methodologies
1 37 (32.46%) Change Management
2 31 (27.19%) OO
3 14 (12.28%) Service Management
4 13 (11.40%) Configuration Management
5 11 (9.65%) Load Balancing
5 11 (9.65%) ITIL
6 10 (8.77%) Migration
7 8 (7.02%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (7.02%) Agile Software Development
7 8 (7.02%) Low Latency
7 8 (7.02%) Line Management
8 7 (6.14%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (6.14%) Algorithmic Trading
9 6 (5.26%) ITSM
10 5 (4.39%) DevOps
11 4 (3.51%) PRINCE2
11 4 (3.51%) Service Delivery
11 4 (3.51%) Data Migration
11 4 (3.51%) Infrastructure Management
11 4 (3.51%) Root Cause Analysis
Programming Languages
1 54 (47.37%) Shell Script
2 47 (41.23%) Perl
3 35 (30.70%) Java
4 18 (15.79%) SQL
5 17 (14.91%) Bash Shell
6 13 (11.40%) Ruby
7 9 (7.89%) Korn
7 9 (7.89%) Python
8 6 (5.26%) Jython
9 4 (3.51%) T-SQL
10 2 (1.75%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.75%) JavaScript
10 2 (1.75%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.88%) PHP
11 1 (0.88%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 5 (4.39%) Security Cleared
2 2 (1.75%) CNE
2 2 (1.75%) Novell Certification
2 2 (1.75%) PMI Certification
3 1 (0.88%) SC Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) DV Cleared
3 1 (0.88%) JNCIA
3 1 (0.88%) JNCIS
3 1 (0.88%) JNCIP
3 1 (0.88%) Degree
3 1 (0.88%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (0.88%) CCNP
3 1 (0.88%) CCNA
3 1 (0.88%) CCDA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (0.88%) SLA
System Software
1 21 (18.42%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 15 (13.16%) vSphere
3 14 (12.28%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 10 (8.77%) FreeRADIUS
4 10 (8.77%) VMware Infrastructure
5 8 (7.02%) Firmware
6 5 (4.39%) Active Directory
7 4 (3.51%) VMware ESX
7 4 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
8 3 (2.63%) Novell eDirectory
8 3 (2.63%) NDS
9 2 (1.75%) Oracle RMAN
9 2 (1.75%) Oracle RAC
10 1 (0.88%) Samba
10 1 (0.88%) NFS
Systems Management
1 17 (14.91%) Puppet
2 13 (11.40%) Opscode Chef
3 7 (6.14%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 4 (3.51%) CA Spectrum
5 3 (2.63%) BladeLogic
6 2 (1.75%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
6 2 (1.75%) NetBackup
6 2 (1.75%) Red Hat Satellite
7 1 (0.88%) ITRS Geneos
7 1 (0.88%) SCOM
7 1 (0.88%) Tivoli
7 1 (0.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
7 1 (0.88%) BMC PATROL
Vendors
1 64 (56.14%) Red Hat
2 37 (32.46%) VMware
3 34 (29.82%) IBM
4 31 (27.19%) Oracle
5 24 (21.05%) EMC
6 23 (20.18%) Veritas
7 18 (15.79%) Cisco
7 18 (15.79%) HP
8 13 (11.40%) NetApp
9 10 (8.77%) Citrix
9 10 (8.77%) CheckPoint
10 7 (6.14%) Sun
11 5 (4.39%) Brocade
11 5 (4.39%) SGI
11 5 (4.39%) Sybase
11 5 (4.39%) Compaq
11 5 (4.39%) Dell
12 4 (3.51%) CA
12 4 (3.51%) Splunk
13 3 (2.63%) Pega
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