The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 12 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
12 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 48 - 22
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SUSE 1 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 0.30% - 1.00%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.68% - 2.94%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Average daily rate - - £505
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
West Midlands

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

Operating Systems Category
Shropshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
148 88 34
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 44.44% 58.67% 34.00%
Number of daily rates quoted 43 40 15
Average daily rate £455 £400 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+13.75% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £398 £120 £110
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £450 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £335 £308
% change year-on-year
+4.47% +8.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 6 3
Average hourly rate - £13.06 £12.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +4.44%
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 Shropshire

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

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

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in Shropshire

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in Shropshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 12 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
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
Telford - 1 - -
SUSE
West Midlands

SUSE
Top 10 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire by Category

For the 6 months to 12 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the Shropshire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) Project Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (100.00%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Re-Platforming
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) VMware