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 4 December 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 364 393 361
Rank change year-on-year
+29 -32
Contract jobs citing SUSE 62 33 64
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.29% 0.15% 0.27%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.42% 0.69% 1.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 17 50
Median daily rate £450 £425 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +11.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £418 £355 £319
10% offered a daily rate of more than £558 £652 £501
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 2 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £31.53
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
4377 4765 5527
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 20.49% 21.05% 23.05%
Number of daily rates quoted 3020 3234 3907
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 £190 £188 £180
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 100 162 223
Median hourly rate £19.00 £16.50 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.15% +6.45%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £10.00 £11.59
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £42.50 £30.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

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 4 December 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 4 December 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 -2 7 £450 -14.28% 1
New Malden -6 6 - -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 4 December 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.

1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (54.13%) Unix
3 45 (41.28%) Red Hat
4 43 (39.45%) Oracle
5 42 (38.53%) Bash Shell
6 38 (34.86%) AIX
7 36 (33.03%) Firewall
8 35 (32.11%) ITIL
9 33 (30.28%) Perl
10 32 (29.36%) IBM
10 32 (29.36%) Puppet
10 32 (29.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
11 31 (28.44%) VMware
12 30 (27.52%) DNS
13 29 (26.61%) Oracle Linux
14 28 (25.69%) SAN
14 28 (25.69%) Solaris
14 28 (25.69%) Finance
14 28 (25.69%) Configuration Management
15 27 (24.77%) Veritas
15 27 (24.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
16 26 (23.85%) Windows
16 26 (23.85%) Python
17 24 (22.02%) Ruby
18 22 (20.18%) Load Balancing
19 21 (19.27%) EMC
19 21 (19.27%) SSL
19 21 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
20 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2008
20 18 (16.51%) VMware ESXi

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 5 (4.59%) OpenStack
2 4 (3.67%) Apache
2 4 (3.67%) Tomcat
3 3 (2.75%) WebSphere
3 3 (2.75%) WebSphere Application Server
Applications
1 9 (8.26%) MS Visio
2 1 (0.92%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (0.92%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 18 (16.51%) Amazon AWS
2 11 (10.09%) GitHub
2 11 (10.09%) Microsoft Azure
3 8 (7.34%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 36 (33.03%) Firewall
2 30 (27.52%) DNS
3 28 (25.69%) SAN
4 21 (19.27%) SSL
5 13 (11.93%) NAS
6 11 (10.09%) HTTP
6 11 (10.09%) WAN
7 9 (8.26%) DHCP
7 9 (8.26%) Network Security
7 9 (8.26%) Wireshark
8 7 (6.42%) Ethernet
8 7 (6.42%) LAN
8 7 (6.42%) TCP/IP
8 7 (6.42%) VPN
9 2 (1.83%) FTP
10 1 (0.92%) LDAP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 17 (15.60%) Oracle Database
2 14 (12.84%) Oracle Database 12c
3 5 (4.59%) MySQL
4 3 (2.75%) DB2
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle Database 11g
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle Exadata
5 2 (1.83%) SQL Server
6 1 (0.92%) Apache Cassandra
6 1 (0.92%) Hadoop
6 1 (0.92%) MongoDB
6 1 (0.92%) NoSQL
6 1 (0.92%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 11 (10.09%) Git (software)
2 6 (5.50%) Vagrant
3 4 (3.67%) JIRA
4 3 (2.75%) Jenkins
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle APEX
5 2 (1.83%) Subversion
General
1 28 (25.69%) Finance
2 15 (13.76%) Retail
3 12 (11.01%) Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Investment Banking
4 3 (2.75%) Manufacturing
5 1 (0.92%) Electronics
5 1 (0.92%) Marketing
5 1 (0.92%) Pharmaceutical
5 1 (0.92%) Retail Banking
5 1 (0.92%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 22 (20.18%) Administrator
2 17 (15.60%) Systems Administrator
3 13 (11.93%) DBA
3 13 (11.93%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 13 (11.93%) Linux Engineer
3 13 (11.93%) Oracle DBA
3 13 (11.93%) Unix Administrator
4 11 (10.09%) DevOps Engineer
4 11 (10.09%) Senior Network Engineer
5 10 (9.17%) Unix Systems Administrator
6 9 (8.26%) Developer
6 9 (8.26%) Linux Administrator
7 8 (7.34%) Unix Engineer
8 7 (6.42%) Linux Systems Administrator
8 7 (6.42%) Network Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Cisco Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Cisco Network Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Juniper Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Senior Cisco Engineer
9 5 (4.59%) Senior Cisco Network Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (14.68%) Middleware
2 15 (13.76%) Web Services
3 13 (11.93%) Oracle GoldenGate
4 5 (4.59%) Ruby on Rails
5 4 (3.67%) CGI
5 4 (3.67%) Embperl
5 4 (3.67%) FastCGI
5 4 (3.67%) LAMP
5 4 (3.67%) Memcached
6 1 (0.92%) Ajax
6 1 (0.92%) CSS
6 1 (0.92%) CSS3
6 1 (0.92%) Django
6 1 (0.92%) HTML
6 1 (0.92%) HTML5
6 1 (0.92%) JSON
6 1 (0.92%) Play Framework
6 1 (0.92%) REST
Miscellaneous
1 9 (8.26%) Clustering
2 8 (7.34%) Data Centre
2 8 (7.34%) Management Information System
3 5 (4.59%) DataPower
4 4 (3.67%) Client/Server
5 3 (2.75%) Analytical Skills
5 3 (2.75%) Virtual Team
6 2 (1.83%) Equities
6 2 (1.83%) Fintech
6 2 (1.83%) Symmetrix DMX
6 2 (1.83%) VCE vBlock
7 1 (0.92%) FMCG
7 1 (0.92%) Life Science
7 1 (0.92%) Mobile Banking
7 1 (0.92%) Oracle Exalogic
7 1 (0.92%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 109 (100.00%) Linux
2 59 (54.13%) Unix
3 38 (34.86%) AIX
4 32 (29.36%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 29 (26.61%) Oracle Linux
6 28 (25.69%) Solaris
7 26 (23.85%) Windows
8 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2003
8 18 (16.51%) Windows Server 2008
9 15 (13.76%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
9 15 (13.76%) Windows Server
10 13 (11.93%) Ubuntu
11 12 (11.01%) CentOS
12 8 (7.34%) Windows Server 2012
13 2 (1.83%) VMS
13 2 (1.83%) Windows 7
14 1 (0.92%) Fedora
14 1 (0.92%) Windows 8
Processes & Methodologies
1 35 (32.11%) ITIL
2 28 (25.69%) Configuration Management
3 22 (20.18%) Load Balancing
4 14 (12.84%) Agile Software Development
4 14 (12.84%) Change Management
5 11 (10.09%) DevOps
5 11 (10.09%) ITIL V3
5 11 (10.09%) ITSM
5 11 (10.09%) Migration
5 11 (10.09%) Network Architecture
5 11 (10.09%) Service Management
6 10 (9.17%) Continuous Improvement
7 9 (8.26%) High Availability
7 9 (8.26%) Network Management
8 7 (6.42%) Continuous Delivery
8 7 (6.42%) Performance Tuning
9 6 (5.50%) Analytics
9 6 (5.50%) Refactoring
10 5 (4.59%) Build Automation
10 5 (4.59%) Low Latency
Programming Languages
1 42 (38.53%) Bash Shell
2 33 (30.28%) Perl
3 26 (23.85%) Python
4 24 (22.02%) Ruby
5 17 (15.60%) Korn
6 16 (14.68%) SQL
7 13 (11.93%) Shell Script
8 5 (4.59%) C++
8 5 (4.59%) Java
9 4 (3.67%) C
9 4 (3.67%) Go
9 4 (3.67%) PHP
9 4 (3.67%) PL/SQL
10 2 (1.83%) PowerShell
11 1 (0.92%) C-shell
11 1 (0.92%) Julia
11 1 (0.92%) SystemTap
Qualifications
1 7 (6.42%) CCDA
1 7 (6.42%) CCNA
1 7 (6.42%) CCNP
1 7 (6.42%) Cisco Certification
1 7 (6.42%) JNCIA
1 7 (6.42%) JNCIP
1 7 (6.42%) JNCIS
2 5 (4.59%) Security Cleared
3 4 (3.67%) Degree
4 3 (2.75%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (2.75%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 27 (24.77%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 21 (19.27%) VMware Infrastructure
3 18 (16.51%) VMware ESXi
4 17 (15.60%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 14 (12.84%) Oracle RAC
6 11 (10.09%) Docker
6 11 (10.09%) Virtual Machines
7 8 (7.34%) Active Directory
8 7 (6.42%) vSphere
9 6 (5.50%) Hyper-V
10 5 (4.59%) NFS
11 4 (3.67%) Squid
12 2 (1.83%) KVM
12 2 (1.83%) XenApp
12 2 (1.83%) XenDesktop
13 1 (0.92%) GPFS
13 1 (0.92%) iptables
13 1 (0.92%) zsh
Systems Management
1 32 (29.36%) Puppet
2 12 (11.01%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
3 10 (9.17%) Ansible
3 10 (9.17%) Data Guard
4 4 (3.67%) Control-M
5 2 (1.83%) Enterprise Manager Cloud Control
5 2 (1.83%) Nagios
5 2 (1.83%) NetBackup
5 2 (1.83%) OpenView
5 2 (1.83%) Opscode Chef
5 2 (1.83%) Oracle RMAN
6 1 (0.92%) BladeLogic
6 1 (0.92%) HAProxy
6 1 (0.92%) Oracle ZFS
6 1 (0.92%) Red Hat Satellite
Vendors
1 45 (41.28%) Red Hat
2 43 (39.45%) Oracle
3 32 (29.36%) IBM
4 31 (28.44%) VMware
5 27 (24.77%) Veritas
6 21 (19.27%) EMC
7 17 (15.60%) HP
8 13 (11.93%) Cisco
9 11 (10.09%) Dell
9 11 (10.09%) Juniper
10 9 (8.26%) Riverbed
11 6 (5.50%) Microsoft
11 6 (5.50%) Software AG
11 6 (5.50%) webMethods
12 5 (4.59%) SAP
13 3 (2.75%) Sun
14 2 (1.83%) 3PAR
14 2 (1.83%) Citrix
14 2 (1.83%) Remedy
15 1 (0.92%) Rackspace
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