The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Reading region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 23 January 2017 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
23 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SUSE Linux
Berkshire / Reading
Rank - 75 -
Contract jobs citing SUSE 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading - 0.32% -
As % of the Operating Systems category - 1.16% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-12.50% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £37.63
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -40.19%

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

Operating Systems Category
Reading
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
104 258 196
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Reading 14.71% 27.71% 22.74%
Number of daily rates quoted 61 162 106
Median daily rate £475 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+18.75% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £170 £225 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
- +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 25 10
Median hourly rate £30.91 £26.50 £21.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+16.64% +23.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.63 £15.25 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.65 £160.00 £55.65
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-5.71% +9.37%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Reading

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in Reading

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

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in Reading

SUSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Reading

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SUSE across the Reading region.

SUSE Hourly Rate Trend in Reading