The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northern Ireland region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank - - -
Contract jobs citing SUSE 0 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland - - -
As % of the Operating Systems category - - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £360 £375
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £37.63 -
% change year-on-year
-40.19% -
SUSE
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Northern Ireland region.

Operating Systems Category
Northern Ireland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
24 43 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northern Ireland 24.00% 40.57% 28.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 16 9
Average daily rate £425 £139 £113
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+206.30% +23.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £97 £95
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £368 £413
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 4 1
Average hourly rate £13.50 £11.50 £13.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+17.39% -14.81%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+9.37% +6.66%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing SUSE across the Northern Ireland region as a proportion of the total demand within the Operating Systems category.

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Northern Ireland

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland

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

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in Northern Ireland