Period
to 20 February 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Berkshire with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 6 months to 20 February 2019 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
South East > Berkshire
6 months to
20 Feb 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank - 136 157
Contract jobs citing SUSE 0 33 6
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire - 0.82% 0.15%
As % of the Operating Systems category - 3.99% 0.96%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 20 6
Berkshire median daily rate - £513 £314
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +63.43% -29.89%
South East median daily rate £500 £513 £350
% change year-on-year -2.49% +46.50% -6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Berkshire median hourly rate - £45.00 -
South East median hourly rate - £45.00 -

SUSE 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 691 827 625
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Berkshire 16.34% 20.48% 15.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 349 449 328
Berkshire median daily rate £400 £400 £370
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.11% -4.52%
10th Percentile £156 £185 £204
90th Percentile £575 £588 £550
South East median daily rate £400 £400 £380
% change year-on-year - +5.26% +1.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 52 57
Berkshire median hourly rate £12.50 £12.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +4.17% -31.43% -36.94%
10th Percentile £12.00 £8.22 £12.00
90th Percentile £46.25 £41.40 £54.25
South East median hourly rate £16.10 £17.50 £16.00
% change year-on-year -8.00% +9.38% -17.95%

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Berkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in Berkshire

SUSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SUSE in Berkshire

SUSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SUSE in Berkshire