The table below looks at the statistics for openSUSE skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited openSUSE over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
openSUSE Linux
Rank - - 630
Contract jobs citing openSUSE 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK - - 0.002%
As % of the Operating Systems category - - 0.008%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

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

Operating Systems Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
10578 11926 12947
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 21.22% 21.51% 22.92%
Number of daily rates quoted 6655 7007 7666
Median daily rate £388 £375 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £175 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 681 983 1117
Median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +3.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.78 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.83 £41.50 £33.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
- +3.12%

openSUSE
Jobs Demand Trend

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

openSUSE Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

openSUSE
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing openSUSE within the UK.

openSUSE Daily Rate Trend in the UK

openSUSE
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing openSUSE within the UK.

openSUSE Hourly Rate Trend in the UK