The table below looks at the statistics for SUSE skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 20 February 2017 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
20 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SUSE Linux
England / Yorkshire
Rank 112 126 -
Rank change year-on-year
+14 -
Contract jobs citing SUSE 9 15 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.41% 0.53% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.88% 2.29% -
Number of daily rates quoted 8 9 0
Median daily rate £381 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-4.68% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £388 £360
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +7.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £39.25
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -42.67%

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

Operating Systems Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Operating Systems category
479 655 514
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 21.96% 23.18% 19.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 285 416 293
Median daily rate £400 £400 £336
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +18.95%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £200 £159
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £550 £425
UK excluding London median daily rate £363 £350 £335
% change year-on-year
+3.57% +4.47%
Number of hourly rates quoted 44 38 58
Median hourly rate £12.75 £12.50 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.00% -3.84%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.30 £9.00 £9.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.00 £21.50 £22.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%

SUSE
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

SUSE Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

SUSE
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

SUSE Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SUSE
Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing SUSE across the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017.

SUSE Daily Rate Histogram in Yorkshire

SUSE
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing SUSE across the Yorkshire region.

SUSE Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Yorkshire region over the 3 months to 20 February 2017. 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 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
South Yorkshire -6 6 £369 -7.81%
West Yorkshire +10 3 £419 -8.21%
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Solaris
3 13 (68.42%) AIX
3 13 (68.42%) Unix
3 13 (68.42%) Red Hat
3 13 (68.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 11 (57.89%) VMware
5 10 (52.63%) Windows
6 9 (47.37%) SAN
6 9 (47.37%) EMC
7 7 (36.84%) Oracle
7 7 (36.84%) Replication
8 6 (31.58%) Veritas
8 6 (31.58%) Banking
8 6 (31.58%) IBM
8 6 (31.58%) NAS
8 6 (31.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
8 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
9 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
9 5 (26.32%) Finance
10 4 (21.05%) Change Management
10 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
10 4 (21.05%) Symmetrix
10 4 (21.05%) Degree
10 4 (21.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
10 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
10 4 (21.05%) Sun
10 4 (21.05%) LDAP
10 4 (21.05%) NetApp

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Application Platforms
1 3 (15.79%) CICS
1 3 (15.79%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (10.53%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (10.53%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (47.37%) SAN
2 6 (31.58%) NAS
3 4 (21.05%) DNS
3 4 (21.05%) LDAP
3 4 (21.05%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (15.79%) DB2
General
1 6 (31.58%) Banking
2 5 (26.32%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (31.58%) Administrator
1 6 (31.58%) Unix Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Administrator
2 4 (21.05%) Linux Specialist
2 4 (21.05%) Unix Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) AIX Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Linux Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Solaris Specialist
3 3 (15.79%) Solutions Architect
3 3 (15.79%) Unix Engineer
3 3 (15.79%) Unix Linux Engineer
4 2 (10.53%) AIX Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) SAN Administrator
4 2 (10.53%) Server Specialist
4 2 (10.53%) Storage Specialist
5 1 (5.26%) Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (5.26%) Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (15.79%) Middleware
1 3 (15.79%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (10.53%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 7 (36.84%) Replication
2 6 (31.58%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (31.58%) Data Centre
3 4 (21.05%) Symmetrix
4 1 (5.26%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 19 (100.00%) Linux
2 15 (78.95%) Solaris
3 13 (68.42%) AIX
3 13 (68.42%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 13 (68.42%) Unix
4 10 (52.63%) Windows
5 4 (21.05%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
5 4 (21.05%) VMS
6 3 (15.79%) Windows Server
6 3 (15.79%) zOS
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2008
7 1 (5.26%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (21.05%) Change Management
1 4 (21.05%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (15.79%) Data Protection
2 3 (15.79%) Feasibility Study
2 3 (15.79%) Migration
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL
3 1 (5.26%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 4 (21.05%) Perl
2 3 (15.79%) SQL
3 2 (10.53%) PowerShell
3 2 (10.53%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (21.05%) Degree
2 3 (15.79%) MCSE
2 3 (15.79%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (15.79%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (31.58%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 4 (21.05%) NFS
2 4 (21.05%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (21.05%) SRDF
2 4 (21.05%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (21.05%) Veritas File System
3 3 (15.79%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (15.79%) vSphere
4 1 (5.26%) Active Directory
4 1 (5.26%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (21.05%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (15.79%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 13 (68.42%) Red Hat
2 11 (57.89%) VMware
3 9 (47.37%) EMC
4 7 (36.84%) Oracle
5 6 (31.58%) IBM
5 6 (31.58%) Veritas
6 5 (26.32%) Microsoft
7 4 (21.05%) NetApp
7 4 (21.05%) Sun
8 3 (15.79%) Brocade
8 3 (15.79%) Intel
9 2 (10.53%) HP