The first table below looks at the demand 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 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Operating Systems category for the Somerset region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Novell SUSE Linux
Rank 49 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing SUSE 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 0.27% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.04% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£375 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £323 £325 £313
% change year-on-year
-0.76% +4.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.50 - £42.00
Operating Systems Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
49 43 22
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 13.46% 22.16% 13.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 15 6
Average daily rate £325 £223 £275
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+46.06% -19.09%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £150 £170 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £415 £300 £358
UK excluding London average daily rate £310 £325 £321
% change year-on-year
-4.61% +1.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 2
Average hourly rate £13.50 £18.50 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-27.02% +17.46%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £15.00 £16.20 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.40% -7.42%
SUSE
South West

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
Contract Job Locations in Somerset

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Somerset region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014. 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
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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
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SUSE
South West

SUSE
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
1 1 (100.00%) Squid
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, 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.

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) HTTPS
1 1 (100.00%) Internet
1 1 (100.00%) Reverse Proxy
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Consultant
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) CESG
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) UNIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Squid