The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the North East region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 27 September 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
27 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 101 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SUSE 9 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 0.66% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.62% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 0 0
Median daily rate £320 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £425 £338
% change year-on-year
-17.69% +26.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £29.48 £50.00
% change year-on-year
- -41.04%
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 North East region.

Operating Systems Category
North East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
554 271 214
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the North East 40.77% 24.79% 30.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 374 145 118
Median daily rate £320 £388 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.41% +40.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £225 £225 £125
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £575 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 39 29 29
Median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £16.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+9.80% +52.23%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.00 £12.50 £11.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.00 £43.00 £38.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-6.06% -

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

The demand trend of contract jobs across the North East region citing SUSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Operating Systems category.

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the North East

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in the North East

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing SUSE across the North East region.

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in the North East

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in the North East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the North East region over the 3 months to 27 September 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
Tyne and Wear - 9 £320 -
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the North East

For the 6 months to 27 September 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 North East region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) iPlanet
2 9 (90.00%) Sun
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
2 9 (90.00%) J2EE
2 9 (90.00%) Clustering
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) Apache
2 9 (90.00%) Tomcat
2 9 (90.00%) AIX
2 9 (90.00%) HPUX
2 9 (90.00%) Solaris
2 9 (90.00%) WebLogic
2 9 (90.00%) Load Balancing
2 9 (90.00%) F5
2 9 (90.00%) High Availability
3 8 (80.00%) Oracle Application Server
3 8 (80.00%) JBoss
4 7 (70.00%) Veritas
4 7 (70.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
5 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
6 4 (40.00%) ITIL
7 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
7 1 (10.00%) QA

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in the North East 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 9 (90.00%) Apache
1 9 (90.00%) iPlanet
1 9 (90.00%) Tomcat
1 9 (90.00%) WebLogic
2 8 (80.00%) JBoss
2 8 (80.00%) Oracle Application Server
Communications & Networking
1 10 (100.00%) TCP/IP
2 9 (90.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) Ethernet
3 1 (10.00%) Fibre Channel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (10.00%) PostgreSQL
General
1 1 (10.00%) Marketing
Job Titles
1 8 (80.00%) Administrator
2 7 (70.00%) Unix Administrator
3 6 (60.00%) Systems Administrator
4 5 (50.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
5 2 (20.00%) Linux Administrator
5 2 (20.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
6 1 (10.00%) Subject Matter Expert
6 1 (10.00%) Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Support
6 1 (10.00%) Technical Support Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Unix Engineer
6 1 (10.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 9 (90.00%) J2EE
Miscellaneous
1 9 (90.00%) Clustering
2 1 (10.00%) Computer Science
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
1 10 (100.00%) Unix
2 9 (90.00%) AIX
2 9 (90.00%) HPUX
2 9 (90.00%) Solaris
3 1 (10.00%) Debian
3 1 (10.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 9 (90.00%) High Availability
1 9 (90.00%) Load Balancing
2 4 (40.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
1 1 (10.00%) Perl
1 1 (10.00%) Python
1 1 (10.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (60.00%) SC Cleared
1 6 (60.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (10.00%) BPSS Clearance
2 1 (10.00%) CCNA
2 1 (10.00%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (10.00%) MCSE
2 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (10.00%) QA
System Software
1 7 (70.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle RAC
2 1 (10.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (10.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Clustering
Vendors
1 10 (100.00%) Oracle
1 10 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 9 (90.00%) Cisco
2 9 (90.00%) F5
2 9 (90.00%) Sun
3 7 (70.00%) Veritas
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Microsoft
4 1 (10.00%) VMware