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 27 March 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
27 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 386 382 294
Rank change year-on-year
-4 -88
Contract jobs citing SUSE 16 22 86
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.075% 0.098% 0.42%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 0.48% 2.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 14 69
Average daily rate
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£488 £450 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.33% +12.50%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £350 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £550 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £39.50 - £27.50
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
4695 4606 4262
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.96% 20.56% 20.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3175 3052 2737
Average daily rate £413 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £180 £200 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £340 £315 £309
% change year-on-year
+7.93% +1.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 167 227 229
Average hourly rate £17.87 £17.50 £18.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.08% -2.77%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.13 £12.50 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £35.00 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-6.25% -

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
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 27 March 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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statistics and historical trends)
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 +10 1 - - 1
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 72 (92.31%) Linux
2 54 (69.23%) UNIX
3 51 (65.38%) Red Hat
4 50 (64.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 41 (52.56%) Perl
6 40 (51.28%) TCP/IP
7 38 (48.72%) Shell Script
8 37 (47.44%) Banking
9 34 (43.59%) Finance
10 29 (37.18%) DNS
10 29 (37.18%) Java
11 27 (34.62%) WebLogic
11 27 (34.62%) OO
11 27 (34.62%) Change Management
12 26 (33.33%) Solaris
13 24 (30.77%) XML
13 24 (30.77%) Oracle
14 23 (29.49%) SAN
14 23 (29.49%) Oracle Exalogic
15 22 (28.21%) VMware
16 21 (26.92%) EMC
17 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
18 19 (24.36%) Clustering
19 17 (21.79%) Veritas
19 17 (21.79%) Windows
19 17 (21.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
20 16 (20.51%) Puppet
21 15 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
21 15 (19.23%) Ruby
21 15 (19.23%) Configuration Management

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 27 (34.62%) WebLogic
2 11 (14.10%) IIS
3 9 (11.54%) SharePoint
4 8 (10.26%) Apache
5 5 (6.41%) WebSphere
6 2 (2.56%) Tomcat
7 1 (1.28%) Lync
Applications
1 2 (2.56%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (1.28%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 6 (7.69%) GitHub
2 4 (5.13%) PaaS
3 1 (1.28%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 40 (51.28%) TCP/IP
2 29 (37.18%) DNS
3 23 (29.49%) SAN
4 10 (12.82%) Firewall
5 8 (10.26%) HTTP
6 7 (8.97%) VPN
6 7 (8.97%) LAN
6 7 (8.97%) WAN
7 6 (7.69%) Ethernet
7 6 (7.69%) SSL
7 6 (7.69%) Internet
7 6 (7.69%) NAS
8 5 (6.41%) Fibre Channel
8 5 (6.41%) NetScaler
8 5 (6.41%) Cisco Nexus
8 5 (6.41%) Cisco ISE
8 5 (6.41%) BGP
8 5 (6.41%) IPsec
8 5 (6.41%) Cisco ASA
8 5 (6.41%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (25.64%) SQL Server
2 5 (6.41%) DB2
2 5 (6.41%) RDBMS
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database 11g
2 5 (6.41%) Oracle Database
2 5 (6.41%) Relational Database
3 4 (5.13%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 2 (2.56%) MySQL
5 1 (1.28%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (1.28%) Data Warehouse
Development Applications
1 8 (10.26%) Subversion
2 6 (7.69%) Git (software)
General
1 37 (47.44%) Banking
2 34 (43.59%) Finance
3 8 (10.26%) Investment Banking
4 5 (6.41%) Financial Institution
5 3 (3.85%) Telecoms
6 1 (1.28%) Retail
Job Titles
1 24 (30.77%) Developer
2 21 (26.92%) Perl Developer
3 8 (10.26%) UNIX Engineer
3 8 (10.26%) Administrator
4 6 (7.69%) UNIX Systems Administrator
4 6 (7.69%) UNIX Administrator
5 5 (6.41%) Systems Administrator
5 5 (6.41%) DBA
5 5 (6.41%) Storage Engineer
5 5 (6.41%) Wintel Engineer
6 4 (5.13%) Technical Manager
6 4 (5.13%) SQL DBA
7 3 (3.85%) Network Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) VMware Engineer
7 3 (3.85%) Consultant
7 3 (3.85%) Infrastructure Manager
7 3 (3.85%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Linux Engineer
8 2 (2.56%) Technical Services Manager
8 2 (2.56%) Linux Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (30.77%) XML
2 13 (16.67%) Middleware
3 5 (6.41%) Regular Expression
4 4 (5.13%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (3.85%) HTML
6 2 (2.56%) Web Services
7 1 (1.28%) Spring MVC
7 1 (1.28%) jQuery
7 1 (1.28%) HTML5
7 1 (1.28%) .NET
7 1 (1.28%) JDBC
7 1 (1.28%) Servlets
7 1 (1.28%) LAMP
7 1 (1.28%) Spring
7 1 (1.28%) .NET Framework
Miscellaneous
1 23 (29.49%) Oracle Exalogic
2 19 (24.36%) Clustering
3 8 (10.26%) Wiki
3 8 (10.26%) Management Information System
4 7 (8.97%) Symmetrix DMX
5 6 (7.69%) Open Source
6 4 (5.13%) Replication
6 4 (5.13%) Analytical Skills
7 1 (1.28%) Digital Media
7 1 (1.28%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.28%) Blackberry
7 1 (1.28%) GIS
7 1 (1.28%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 72 (92.31%) Linux
2 54 (69.23%) UNIX
3 50 (64.10%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 26 (33.33%) Solaris
5 17 (21.79%) Windows
6 14 (17.95%) AIX
7 13 (16.67%) Oracle Linux
8 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2008
8 10 (12.82%) HPUX
8 10 (12.82%) Windows Server 2003
9 9 (11.54%) Windows Server 2012
9 9 (11.54%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
10 7 (8.97%) Ubuntu
11 6 (7.69%) CentOS
12 5 (6.41%) Slackware
13 4 (5.13%) Windows 8
13 4 (5.13%) Windows 7
14 3 (3.85%) Windows XP
15 2 (2.56%) Debian
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (34.62%) OO
1 27 (34.62%) Change Management
2 15 (19.23%) Configuration Management
3 13 (16.67%) ITIL
4 12 (15.38%) Service Management
5 10 (12.82%) Migration
6 9 (11.54%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (11.54%) Disaster Recovery
7 8 (10.26%) ITSM
8 7 (8.97%) Algorithmic Trading
8 7 (8.97%) Continuous Integration
8 7 (8.97%) Low Latency
9 6 (7.69%) Load Balancing
10 5 (6.41%) Root Cause Analysis
10 5 (6.41%) PRINCE2
10 5 (6.41%) DevOps
11 4 (5.13%) Line Management
11 4 (5.13%) Performance Monitoring
11 4 (5.13%) Service Delivery
11 4 (5.13%) Infrastructure Management
Programming Languages
1 41 (52.56%) Perl
2 38 (48.72%) Shell Script
3 29 (37.18%) Java
4 15 (19.23%) Ruby
5 11 (14.10%) SQL
6 10 (12.82%) Python
7 9 (11.54%) Korn
8 8 (10.26%) Bash Shell
9 5 (6.41%) PowerShell
10 4 (5.13%) T-SQL
11 2 (2.56%) JavaScript
12 1 (1.28%) PHP
12 1 (1.28%) VBScript
12 1 (1.28%) AWK
12 1 (1.28%) C-shell
Qualifications
1 4 (5.13%) Security Cleared
2 3 (3.85%) Degree
3 1 (1.28%) CITP
3 1 (1.28%) SC Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) DV Cleared
3 1 (1.28%) CCNP
3 1 (1.28%) CCNA
3 1 (1.28%) CCDA
3 1 (1.28%) Cisco Certification
3 1 (1.28%) JNCIA
3 1 (1.28%) JNCIS
3 1 (1.28%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (1.28%) SLA
System Software
1 17 (21.79%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (12.82%) vSphere
3 7 (8.97%) Active Directory
3 7 (8.97%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 6 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
5 5 (6.41%) FreeRADIUS
6 4 (5.13%) Firmware
7 1 (1.28%) Oracle RAC
7 1 (1.28%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 16 (20.51%) Puppet
2 15 (19.23%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (11.54%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 3 (3.85%) CA Spectrum
5 2 (2.56%) BladeLogic
5 2 (2.56%) SCOM
6 1 (1.28%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (1.28%) SCCM
6 1 (1.28%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 51 (65.38%) Red Hat
2 24 (30.77%) Oracle
3 22 (28.21%) VMware
4 21 (26.92%) EMC
5 17 (21.79%) Veritas
6 14 (17.95%) Cisco
6 14 (17.95%) HP
7 11 (14.10%) NetApp
8 10 (12.82%) IBM
9 8 (10.26%) Sun
10 6 (7.69%) Microsoft
10 6 (7.69%) Citrix
10 6 (7.69%) Dell
11 5 (6.41%) CheckPoint
11 5 (6.41%) Sybase
11 5 (6.41%) Compaq
11 5 (6.41%) SGI
11 5 (6.41%) Brocade
12 4 (5.13%) EasyScreen
12 4 (5.13%) CQG
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