Period
to 23 June 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE Linux Enterprise Server over the 6 months to 23 June 2018 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server (SLES)
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
23 Jun 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 154 153 181
Rank change year-on-year -1 +28 +1
Contract jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 8 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 0.21% 0.027% 0.021%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.11% 0.18% 0.10%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 1
Berkshire median daily rate £494 - £450
10th Percentile £394 - £425
90th Percentile £531 - £475
South East median daily rate £469 - £475
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - - -

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server is in the Operating Systems category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Berkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 723 563 965
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 18.75% 15.35% 20.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 386 296 551
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £395 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +1.27% +5.33% -
10th Percentile £175 £180 £215
90th Percentile £563 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £413 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.13% +6.67% +5.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 53 48 62
Berkshire median hourly rate £17.00 £13.25 £14.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +28.30% -10.17% -20.49%
10th Percentile £8.00 £11.62 £10.50
90th Percentile £44.35 £33.88 £55.55
South East median hourly rate £17.50 £15.73 £21.33
% change year-on-year +11.23% -26.24% +32.16%

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

Job postings citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Berkshire.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server in Berkshire

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server in Berkshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server in Berkshire

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server within the Berkshire region over the 6 months to 23 June 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Newbury - 4 £494 -
SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) SUSE
3 6 (75.00%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) Puppet
4 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
4 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
4 4 (50.00%) SQLPlus
4 4 (50.00%) Symantec
4 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
4 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
4 4 (50.00%) SQL
4 4 (50.00%) Web Services
4 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
4 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 4 (50.00%) WSUS
4 4 (50.00%) CMDB
4 4 (50.00%) Release Management
4 4 (50.00%) Fault Management
4 4 (50.00%) SCCM
4 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
4 4 (50.00%) Node.js
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
5 2 (25.00%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) MySQL
5 2 (25.00%) SAP
5 2 (25.00%) Perl
5 2 (25.00%) PHP
5 2 (25.00%) Python

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in Berkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) DNS
1 2 (25.00%) TCP/IP
1 2 (25.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SQLPlus
2 2 (25.00%) MySQL
2 2 (25.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Consultant
2 2 (25.00%) Systems Integrator
3 1 (12.50%) Architect
3 1 (12.50%) Integration Engineer
3 1 (12.50%) Linux Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) SAP HANA Consultant
3 1 (12.50%) Systems Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) Node.js
1 4 (50.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 4 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (87.50%) SUSE
3 4 (50.00%) Ubuntu
4 1 (12.50%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (75.00%) ITIL
2 4 (50.00%) Business Intelligence
2 4 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 4 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 4 (50.00%) Release Management
2 4 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
3 1 (12.50%) Migration
3 1 (12.50%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 4 (50.00%) Bash Shell
1 4 (50.00%) JavaScript
1 4 (50.00%) SQL
2 2 (25.00%) Perl
2 2 (25.00%) PHP
2 2 (25.00%) Python
System Software
1 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (75.00%) Puppet
2 4 (50.00%) SCCM
2 4 (50.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (50.00%) Symantec
2 2 (25.00%) SAP
2 2 (25.00%) VMware