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 May 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 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 369 364 305
Rank change year-on-year
-5 -59
Contract jobs citing SUSE 21 39 83
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.093% 0.17% 0.38%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.43% 0.78% 1.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 18 75
Average daily rate
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£425 £400 £408
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% -1.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £331 £340
10% offered a daily rate of more than £498 £498 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 1
Average hourly rate £50.00 - £24.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - £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
4846 4998 4404
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 21.43% 22.01% 20.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 3222 3402 2871
Average daily rate £400 £400 £400
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £190 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £315 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -3.07%
Number of hourly rates quoted 202 235 233
Average hourly rate £18.00 £17.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -15.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.09 £12.00 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £40.00 £25.00 £135.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

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 27 May 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 27 May 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
Croydon -7 5 £338 -34.14%
City of London -2 3 £451 +9.21%
New Malden - 1 - - 1
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 48 (96.00%) Linux
2 37 (74.00%) Red Hat
3 34 (68.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 31 (62.00%) UNIX
5 22 (44.00%) Perl
5 22 (44.00%) Oracle
5 22 (44.00%) TCP/IP
6 20 (40.00%) Finance
7 18 (36.00%) EMC
8 17 (34.00%) SAN
8 17 (34.00%) Banking
9 16 (32.00%) OO
10 15 (30.00%) AIX
10 15 (30.00%) Solaris
10 15 (30.00%) HP
11 14 (28.00%) Windows
11 14 (28.00%) ITIL
11 14 (28.00%) Java
11 14 (28.00%) Puppet
12 13 (26.00%) Ruby
12 13 (26.00%) VMware
12 13 (26.00%) Middleware
12 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
13 12 (24.00%) WebLogic
13 12 (24.00%) Veritas
13 12 (24.00%) Shell Script
13 12 (24.00%) Oracle Linux
13 12 (24.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
13 12 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
14 11 (22.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 May 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 12 (24.00%) WebLogic
2 11 (22.00%) IIS
3 4 (8.00%) WebSphere
4 3 (6.00%) Apache
5 1 (2.00%) SharePoint
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Collaboration Suite
5 1 (2.00%) Lync
Applications
1 1 (2.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle Applications
1 1 (2.00%) Oracle General Ledger
Cloud Services
1 4 (8.00%) GitHub
2 2 (4.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 22 (44.00%) TCP/IP
2 17 (34.00%) SAN
3 11 (22.00%) DNS
4 6 (12.00%) NAS
5 5 (10.00%) VPN
6 4 (8.00%) LAN
6 4 (8.00%) WAN
6 4 (8.00%) HTTP
6 4 (8.00%) Firewall
7 3 (6.00%) Ethernet
7 3 (6.00%) SSL
8 2 (4.00%) IPsec
8 2 (4.00%) Internet
8 2 (4.00%) BGP
8 2 (4.00%) Fibre Channel
8 2 (4.00%) NetScaler
8 2 (4.00%) Cisco Nexus
8 2 (4.00%) Cisco ISE
8 2 (4.00%) Spanning Tree
8 2 (4.00%) VLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 9 (18.00%) SQL Server
2 6 (12.00%) Oracle Database
3 4 (8.00%) Oracle Database 11g
4 2 (4.00%) DB2
5 1 (2.00%) Oracle Reports
5 1 (2.00%) Data Warehouse
5 1 (2.00%) SAP BW
5 1 (2.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 4 (8.00%) Git (software)
General
1 20 (40.00%) Finance
2 17 (34.00%) Banking
3 5 (10.00%) Investment Banking
4 4 (8.00%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.00%) Billing
Job Titles
1 9 (18.00%) Developer
1 9 (18.00%) Perl Developer
2 7 (14.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 6 (12.00%) Administrator
4 4 (8.00%) Technical Manager
4 4 (8.00%) UNIX Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Linux Administrator
5 3 (6.00%) VMware Engineer
5 3 (6.00%) Technical Infrastructure Manager
5 3 (6.00%) Infrastructure Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Solaris Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Design Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Service Manager
6 2 (4.00%) UNIX Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Consultant
6 2 (4.00%) Systems Administrator
6 2 (4.00%) Senior Wintel Engineer
6 2 (4.00%) Technical Services Manager
6 2 (4.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 13 (26.00%) Middleware
2 9 (18.00%) XML
3 2 (4.00%) Web Services
3 2 (4.00%) FIX Protocol
3 2 (4.00%) Regular Expression
4 1 (2.00%) SAP Basis
4 1 (2.00%) .NET Framework
4 1 (2.00%) HTML
4 1 (2.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 10 (20.00%) Clustering
2 8 (16.00%) Oracle Exalogic
2 8 (16.00%) Management Information System
3 5 (10.00%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (10.00%) Data Centre
4 2 (4.00%) Eurex
4 2 (4.00%) AS400
5 1 (2.00%) Blackberry
5 1 (2.00%) GIS
5 1 (2.00%) Mobile App
5 1 (2.00%) PKI
5 1 (2.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 48 (96.00%) Linux
2 34 (68.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 31 (62.00%) UNIX
4 15 (30.00%) AIX
4 15 (30.00%) Solaris
5 14 (28.00%) Windows
6 12 (24.00%) Oracle Linux
7 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2008
7 11 (22.00%) Windows Server 2003
7 11 (22.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
8 7 (14.00%) Windows Server 2012
9 5 (10.00%) CentOS
10 4 (8.00%) Ubuntu
11 2 (4.00%) Slackware
11 2 (4.00%) Windows 8
11 2 (4.00%) Windows 7
11 2 (4.00%) HPUX
12 1 (2.00%) Debian
12 1 (2.00%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 16 (32.00%) OO
2 14 (28.00%) ITIL
3 13 (26.00%) Configuration Management
4 11 (22.00%) Change Management
5 9 (18.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 9 (18.00%) Service Management
6 8 (16.00%) ITSM
6 8 (16.00%) Root Cause Analysis
6 8 (16.00%) SDLC
7 6 (12.00%) Algorithmic Trading
7 6 (12.00%) Low Latency
8 5 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
8 5 (10.00%) PRINCE2
9 4 (8.00%) Migration
9 4 (8.00%) Infrastructure Management
9 4 (8.00%) Patch Management
10 3 (6.00%) DevOps
10 3 (6.00%) Continuous Integration
10 3 (6.00%) Open Source
10 3 (6.00%) Project Management
Programming Languages
1 22 (44.00%) Perl
2 14 (28.00%) Java
3 13 (26.00%) Ruby
4 12 (24.00%) Shell Script
5 6 (12.00%) Python
5 6 (12.00%) Bash Shell
6 5 (10.00%) PowerShell
7 4 (8.00%) SQL
8 1 (2.00%) ABAP
8 1 (2.00%) PHP
8 1 (2.00%) AWK
8 1 (2.00%) C-shell
8 1 (2.00%) Korn
Qualifications
1 8 (16.00%) Degree
2 1 (2.00%) CITP
2 1 (2.00%) SC Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (2.00%) CCNP
2 1 (2.00%) CCNA
2 1 (2.00%) CCDA
2 1 (2.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (2.00%) JNCIA
2 1 (2.00%) JNCIS
2 1 (2.00%) JNCIP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (4.00%) QA
2 1 (2.00%) Data Quality
System Software
1 12 (24.00%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 10 (20.00%) vSphere
2 10 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 6 (12.00%) VMware ESXi
4 3 (6.00%) VMware ESX
4 3 (6.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 2 (4.00%) VMware Infrastructure
5 2 (4.00%) FreeRADIUS
6 1 (2.00%) Firmware
Systems Management
1 14 (28.00%) Puppet
2 12 (24.00%) Opscode Chef
3 9 (18.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
4 5 (10.00%) BladeLogic
5 2 (4.00%) CA Spectrum
6 1 (2.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
6 1 (2.00%) SCCM
6 1 (2.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 37 (74.00%) Red Hat
2 22 (44.00%) Oracle
3 18 (36.00%) EMC
4 15 (30.00%) HP
5 13 (26.00%) VMware
6 12 (24.00%) Veritas
7 8 (16.00%) IBM
7 8 (16.00%) Dell
8 7 (14.00%) NetApp
9 6 (12.00%) Microsoft
9 6 (12.00%) Cisco
10 4 (8.00%) Citrix
11 3 (6.00%) BMC
11 3 (6.00%) Pega
12 2 (4.00%) Brocade
12 2 (4.00%) Lancope
12 2 (4.00%) ION Trading
12 2 (4.00%) Patsystems
12 2 (4.00%) CQG
12 2 (4.00%) EasyScreen
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