The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Shropshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 30 May 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
30 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
SUSE Linux
Rank 54 15 22
Rank change year-on-year
-39 +7
Contract jobs citing SUSE 10 13 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 2.79% 7.88% 1.53%
As % of the Operating Systems category 7.58% 25.00% 3.85%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 13 2
Median daily rate - £475 £504
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -5.70%
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £375
% change year-on-year
+12.50% +6.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £22.50 £19.50 -
% change year-on-year
+15.38% -
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
132 52 52
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Shropshire 36.77% 31.52% 39.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 49 30 22
Median daily rate £464 £400 £331
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+15.93% +20.84%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £392 £250 £173
10% offered a daily rate of more than £507 £540 £497
UK excluding London median daily rate £365 £345 £313
% change year-on-year
+5.79% +10.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £21.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.00 £15.50
% change year-on-year
+3.12% +3.22%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Shropshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Shropshire region citing SUSE as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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 median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Shropshire region over the 3 months to 30 May 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
Telford -38 9 - -
SUSE
West Midlands

SUSE
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Shropshire

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Shropshire region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 11 (100.00%) Linux
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 8 (72.73%) Performance Metrics
3 7 (63.64%) Project Management
3 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
4 5 (45.45%) VMware
4 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
4 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
4 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
5 4 (36.36%) Cisco
5 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
6 3 (27.27%) Microsoft
6 3 (27.27%) AIX
6 3 (27.27%) Solaris
6 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
6 3 (27.27%) Service Management
6 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
6 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
6 3 (27.27%) ITIL
7 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
7 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
7 2 (18.18%) Migration
7 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
8 1 (9.09%) Windows
8 1 (9.09%) Re-Platforming

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Shropshire 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:

Job Titles
1 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Manager
1 8 (72.73%) Infrastructure Project Manager
1 8 (72.73%) Project Manager
2 6 (54.55%) SC Cleared Project Manager
3 3 (27.27%) Architect
3 3 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
4 2 (18.18%) Delivery Project Manager
4 2 (18.18%) Infrastructure Delivery Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Cloud Infrastructure Manager
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Infrastructure Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) PRINCE2 Project Manager
5 1 (9.09%) Virtualisation Project Manager
Miscellaneous
1 8 (72.73%) Performance Metrics
2 5 (45.45%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (27.27%) AIX
2 3 (27.27%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 3 (27.27%) Solaris
3 1 (9.09%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (63.64%) PRINCE2
1 7 (63.64%) Project Management
2 5 (45.45%) Stakeholder Engagement
3 3 (27.27%) Agile Software Development
3 3 (27.27%) ITIL
3 3 (27.27%) Risk Management
3 3 (27.27%) Service Management
3 3 (27.27%) TOGAF
4 2 (18.18%) Enterprise Architecture
4 2 (18.18%) Migration
4 2 (18.18%) Service Delivery
4 2 (18.18%) Stakeholder Management
5 1 (9.09%) Re-Platforming
Qualifications
1 8 (72.73%) SC Cleared
1 8 (72.73%) Security Cleared
2 4 (36.36%) PRINCE2 Practitioner
System Software
1 5 (45.45%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 11 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 5 (45.45%) VMware
3 4 (36.36%) Cisco
4 3 (27.27%) Microsoft