The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 1 June 2015 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
1 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
SUSE Linux
Rank 48 58 -
Rank change year-on-year
+10 -
Contract jobs citing SUSE 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.26% 0.22% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.20% 1.32% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Average daily rate
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- £375 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £400
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.50 - £27.50
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Operating Systems category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
83 76 55
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 21.84% 17.08% 32.35%
Number of daily rates quoted 33 60 15
Average daily rate £255 £325 £232
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-21.53% +40.08%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £177 £145
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £418 £326
UK excluding London average daily rate £348 £313 £325
% change year-on-year
+11.20% -3.84%
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 5 12
Average hourly rate £20.19 £15.00 £16.20
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.56% -7.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £13.20 £10.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.60 £39.45 £19.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £16.00 £15.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year
+3.22% -4.32%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

SUSE
Top 11 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 1 June 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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.

Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Database
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) DBA
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle DBA
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Oracle
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft