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 31 May 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
31 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 377 408 387
Rank change year-on-year
+31 -21
Contract jobs citing SUSE 44 21 36
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.20% 0.094% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.93% 0.44% 0.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 12 17
Median daily rate £438 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.94% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £498 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 -
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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
4724 4804 5095
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.81% 21.55% 22.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 3375 3200 3471
Median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £213 £200 £190
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £573 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 96 198 240
Median hourly rate £17.50 £18.60 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.91% +9.41%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £13.13 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £40.00 £27.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+2.10% +4.25%

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 31 May 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 31 May 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 +43 6 £400 -11.20% 3
Ealing - 3 - -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 31 May 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 86 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (58.14%) Unix
3 45 (52.33%) IBM
4 41 (47.67%) Bash Shell
5 39 (45.35%) AIX
6 35 (40.70%) Oracle
7 34 (39.53%) Red Hat
8 33 (38.37%) Windows
9 31 (36.05%) Oracle Linux
10 29 (33.72%) DNS
11 28 (32.56%) Firewall
12 27 (31.40%) SAN
12 27 (31.40%) ITIL
13 24 (27.91%) Perl
13 24 (27.91%) Middleware
13 24 (27.91%) VMware
13 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
13 24 (27.91%) Load Balancing
14 23 (26.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
14 23 (26.74%) Shell Script
14 23 (26.74%) Windows Server 2003
14 23 (26.74%) SSL
15 22 (25.58%) Continuous Delivery
15 22 (25.58%) Cloud Computing
16 20 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
17 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
17 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
18 17 (19.77%) Solaris
18 17 (19.77%) DataPower
19 16 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement

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 13 (15.12%) WebSphere
2 12 (13.95%) IIS
3 7 (8.14%) WebSphere Application Server
4 5 (5.81%) Apache
5 3 (3.49%) Tomcat
6 2 (2.33%) IBM HTTP Server
6 2 (2.33%) JBoss
6 2 (2.33%) WebLogic
7 1 (1.16%) CICS
7 1 (1.16%) FileNet
7 1 (1.16%) OpenStack
7 1 (1.16%) WebLogic Portal
7 1 (1.16%) WebSphere Portal
Applications
1 9 (10.47%) MS Excel
2 2 (2.33%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 22 (25.58%) Cloud Computing
2 8 (9.30%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (3.49%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 29 (33.72%) DNS
2 28 (32.56%) Firewall
3 27 (31.40%) SAN
4 23 (26.74%) SSL
5 13 (15.12%) NAS
6 11 (12.79%) FTP
7 8 (9.30%) HTTP
8 7 (8.14%) Fibre Channel
9 6 (6.98%) LAN
9 6 (6.98%) TCP/IP
9 6 (6.98%) WAN
10 5 (5.81%) Network Security
11 4 (4.65%) Ethernet
11 4 (4.65%) VLAN
11 4 (4.65%) VPN
12 3 (3.49%) Cisco ASA
12 3 (3.49%) DHCP
12 3 (3.49%) OSPF
12 3 (3.49%) Wireshark
13 2 (2.33%) Intrusion Detection
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (8.14%) DB2
1 7 (8.14%) Relational Database
2 6 (6.98%) Oracle Database
3 3 (3.49%) SQL Server
4 1 (1.16%) MongoDB
4 1 (1.16%) Oracle Database 12c
4 1 (1.16%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 3 (3.49%) Git (software)
1 3 (3.49%) Jenkins
2 2 (2.33%) Vagrant
General
1 11 (12.79%) Finance
2 7 (8.14%) Retail
3 6 (6.98%) Banking
4 4 (4.65%) Telecoms
5 2 (2.33%) Financial Institution
6 1 (1.16%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 12 (13.95%) Administrator
2 11 (12.79%) Migration Specialist
3 10 (11.63%) Developer
4 9 (10.47%) Applications Specialist
5 8 (9.30%) Consultant
5 8 (9.30%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 7 (8.14%) Middleware Developer
6 7 (8.14%) Systems Administrator
6 7 (8.14%) Windows Specialist
7 6 (6.98%) Applications Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) Azure Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) Data Centre Specialist
7 6 (6.98%) Data Migration Specialist
7 6 (6.98%) Linux Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Migration Consultant
7 6 (6.98%) Principal Engineer
7 6 (6.98%) Unix Administrator
8 5 (5.81%) Systems Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Unix Engineer
8 5 (5.81%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 24 (27.91%) Middleware
2 8 (9.30%) WebSphere MQ
3 4 (4.65%) Web Services
4 2 (2.33%) ELK Stack
4 2 (2.33%) Sensu
4 2 (2.33%) SOAP
5 1 (1.16%) Apache Camel
5 1 (1.16%) Drools
5 1 (1.16%) J2EE
5 1 (1.16%) JMS
5 1 (1.16%) LAMP
5 1 (1.16%) Oracle GoldenGate
5 1 (1.16%) Regular Expression
5 1 (1.16%) Software Packaging
5 1 (1.16%) Spring
5 1 (1.16%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 17 (19.77%) DataPower
2 15 (17.44%) Data Centre
3 7 (8.14%) Management Information System
4 6 (6.98%) Digital Media
5 4 (4.65%) Analytical Skills
6 3 (3.49%) FMCG
7 1 (1.16%) Mobile App
7 1 (1.16%) Replication
7 1 (1.16%) User Experience
Operating Systems
1 86 (100.00%) Linux
2 50 (58.14%) Unix
3 39 (45.35%) AIX
4 33 (38.37%) Windows
5 31 (36.05%) Oracle Linux
6 23 (26.74%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 23 (26.74%) Windows Server 2003
7 19 (22.09%) Windows Server 2008
8 17 (19.77%) Solaris
9 15 (17.44%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
10 12 (13.95%) CentOS
10 12 (13.95%) Windows Server 2012
11 8 (9.30%) Windows Server
12 5 (5.81%) Ubuntu
13 3 (3.49%) Debian
14 1 (1.16%) Windows Mobile
14 1 (1.16%) zOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 27 (31.40%) ITIL
2 24 (27.91%) Agile Software Development
2 24 (27.91%) Load Balancing
3 22 (25.58%) Continuous Delivery
4 16 (18.60%) Continuous Improvement
5 13 (15.12%) Change Management
5 13 (15.12%) Migration
6 9 (10.47%) Asset Management
6 9 (10.47%) Configuration Management
7 8 (9.30%) ITIL V3
7 8 (9.30%) Service Management
8 7 (8.14%) ITSM
9 5 (5.81%) Data Protection
9 5 (5.81%) DevOps
9 5 (5.81%) Stakeholder Management
10 3 (3.49%) Disaster Recovery
10 3 (3.49%) Network Architecture
10 3 (3.49%) Root Cause Analysis
10 3 (3.49%) Time Management
10 3 (3.49%) TOGAF
Programming Languages
1 41 (47.67%) Bash Shell
2 24 (27.91%) Perl
3 23 (26.74%) Shell Script
4 15 (17.44%) SQL
5 10 (11.63%) Python
6 8 (9.30%) Korn
7 7 (8.14%) AWK
7 7 (8.14%) sed
8 6 (6.98%) Ruby
9 3 (3.49%) Java
9 3 (3.49%) PHP
9 3 (3.49%) PowerShell
9 3 (3.49%) VBScript
10 2 (2.33%) PL/SQL
11 1 (1.16%) JavaScript
11 1 (1.16%) Jython
Qualifications
1 5 (5.81%) CCNP
1 5 (5.81%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (3.49%) CCDA
2 3 (3.49%) CCNA
2 3 (3.49%) JNCIA
2 3 (3.49%) JNCIP
2 3 (3.49%) JNCIS
2 3 (3.49%) SC Cleared
2 3 (3.49%) Security Cleared
3 2 (2.33%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.16%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (5.81%) PCI DSS
2 1 (1.16%) QA
System Software
1 20 (23.26%) VMware Infrastructure
2 15 (17.44%) VMware ESXi
3 13 (15.12%) Veritas Cluster Server
3 13 (15.12%) Veritas Volume Manager
4 11 (12.79%) vSphere
5 10 (11.63%) Active Directory
5 10 (11.63%) Hyper-V
6 7 (8.14%) Samba
6 7 (8.14%) StorNext
7 2 (2.33%) Docker
7 2 (2.33%) NFS
7 2 (2.33%) Postfix
7 2 (2.33%) Squid
8 1 (1.16%) Firmware
8 1 (1.16%) FreeRADIUS
8 1 (1.16%) Oracle RAC
Systems Management
1 13 (15.12%) Puppet
2 12 (13.95%) Ansible
3 2 (2.33%) BladeLogic
3 2 (2.33%) Cacti
3 2 (2.33%) Nagios
4 1 (1.16%) CA Spectrum
4 1 (1.16%) Packer
Vendors
1 45 (52.33%) IBM
2 35 (40.70%) Oracle
3 34 (39.53%) Red Hat
4 24 (27.91%) VMware
5 19 (22.09%) Microsoft
6 16 (18.60%) EMC
6 16 (18.60%) Software AG
6 16 (18.60%) webMethods
7 13 (15.12%) HP
7 13 (15.12%) Veritas
8 6 (6.98%) Dell
9 4 (4.65%) Cisco
9 4 (4.65%) Splunk
10 3 (3.49%) Citrix
10 3 (3.49%) Juniper
10 3 (3.49%) NetApp
10 3 (3.49%) SolarWinds
11 2 (2.33%) BMC
11 2 (2.33%) Riverbed
12 1 (1.16%) Solace
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