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 18 January 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
18 Jan 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SUSE Linux
England / Yorkshire
Rank 112 124 124
Rank change year-on-year
+12 0
Contract jobs citing SUSE 11 9 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 0.51% 0.32% 0.041%
As % of the Operating Systems category 2.57% 1.43% 0.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 7 0
Median daily rate £375 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.25% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £400 £360
% change year-on-year
-6.25% +11.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £36.25
% change year-on-year
+8.88% -37.93%

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
428 628 558
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 19.78% 22.04% 22.84%
Number of daily rates quoted 272 375 341
Median daily rate £375 £380 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.31% +12.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £183 £123 £175
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £526 £430
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £350 £330
% change year-on-year
- +6.06%
Number of hourly rates quoted 34 53 62
Median hourly rate £12.51 £14.00 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.67% +7.69%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.23 £9.00 £9.60
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £20.97 £45.00 £25.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.00
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +6.25%

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 18 January 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 18 January 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 -7 8 £363 -9.37%
West Yorkshire +18 3 £419 -28.72%
SUSE
England

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 18 January 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 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (81.82%) Solaris
3 16 (72.73%) AIX
3 16 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 14 (63.64%) VMware
5 13 (59.09%) Unix
5 13 (59.09%) Windows
5 13 (59.09%) Red Hat
6 10 (45.45%) Oracle
6 10 (45.45%) Replication
7 9 (40.91%) SAN
7 9 (40.91%) EMC
8 6 (27.27%) Intel
8 6 (27.27%) IBM
8 6 (27.27%) CICS
8 6 (27.27%) Veritas
8 6 (27.27%) zOS
8 6 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
8 6 (27.27%) DB2
8 6 (27.27%) SQL
8 6 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
8 6 (27.27%) Finance
8 6 (27.27%) Middleware
8 6 (27.27%) Banking
8 6 (27.27%) NAS
8 6 (27.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
8 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
8 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
8 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
8 6 (27.27%) Feasibility Study

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 6 (27.27%) CICS
1 6 (27.27%) IBM HTTP Server
Applications
1 2 (9.09%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 2 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 9 (40.91%) SAN
2 6 (27.27%) NAS
3 4 (18.18%) DNS
3 4 (18.18%) LDAP
3 4 (18.18%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (27.27%) DB2
General
1 6 (27.27%) Banking
1 6 (27.27%) Finance
Job Titles
1 6 (27.27%) Administrator
1 6 (27.27%) Architect
1 6 (27.27%) Infrastructure Architect
1 6 (27.27%) Unix Administrator
2 5 (22.73%) Infrastructure Solutions Architect
2 5 (22.73%) Solutions Architect
3 4 (18.18%) Linux Administrator
3 4 (18.18%) Linux Specialist
3 4 (18.18%) Unix Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) AIX Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Linux Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Solaris Specialist
4 3 (13.64%) Unix Engineer
4 3 (13.64%) Unix Linux Engineer
5 2 (9.09%) AIX Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) SAN Administrator
5 2 (9.09%) Server Specialist
5 2 (9.09%) Storage Specialist
6 1 (4.55%) Server Engineer
6 1 (4.55%) Storage Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (27.27%) Middleware
1 6 (27.27%) WebSphere MQ
2 2 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 10 (45.45%) Replication
2 6 (27.27%) Analytical Skills
2 6 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 4 (18.18%) Symmetrix
Operating Systems
1 22 (100.00%) Linux
2 18 (81.82%) Solaris
3 16 (72.73%) AIX
3 16 (72.73%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 13 (59.09%) Unix
4 13 (59.09%) Windows
5 6 (27.27%) zOS
6 4 (18.18%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
6 4 (18.18%) VMS
7 3 (13.64%) Windows Server
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (4.55%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (27.27%) Feasibility Study
2 4 (18.18%) Change Management
2 4 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (13.64%) Data Protection
3 3 (13.64%) Migration
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL
4 1 (4.55%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 6 (27.27%) SQL
2 4 (18.18%) Perl
3 2 (9.09%) PowerShell
3 2 (9.09%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 4 (18.18%) Degree
2 3 (13.64%) MCSE
2 3 (13.64%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (13.64%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 6 (27.27%) Veritas Volume Manager
1 6 (27.27%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (18.18%) NFS
2 4 (18.18%) Oracle RAC
2 4 (18.18%) SRDF
2 4 (18.18%) Veritas Cluster Server
2 4 (18.18%) Veritas File System
3 3 (13.64%) vSphere
4 1 (4.55%) Active Directory
4 1 (4.55%) VMware Server
Systems Management
1 4 (18.18%) Veritas Storage Foundation
2 3 (13.64%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 14 (63.64%) VMware
2 13 (59.09%) Red Hat
3 10 (45.45%) Oracle
4 9 (40.91%) EMC
5 6 (27.27%) IBM
5 6 (27.27%) Intel
5 6 (27.27%) Veritas
6 5 (22.73%) Microsoft
7 4 (18.18%) NetApp
7 4 (18.18%) Sun
8 3 (13.64%) Brocade
9 2 (9.09%) HP