Period
to 21 September 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the City of London 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 21 September 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)
Central London > City of London
6 months to
21 Sep 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 251 247 231
Rank change year-on-year -4 -16 +57
Contract jobs citing SUSE Linux Enterprise Server 5 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 0.072% 0.044% 0.16%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.35% 0.22% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 1 11
City of London median daily rate £575 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +21.05% - -
10th Percentile £538 £463 £375
90th Percentile £613 £488 £588
Central London median daily rate £575 £475 £463
% change year-on-year +21.05% +2.70% -2.63%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
City of London median hourly rate - - -
Central London 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 the City of London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
City of London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 1,424 1,354 1,429
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the City of London 20.37% 19.94% 21.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 1,089 1,045 1,161
City of London median daily rate £488 £475 £475
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +2.63% - +11.76%
10th Percentile £181 £213 £270
90th Percentile £650 £650 £625
Central London median daily rate £475 £475 £463
% change year-on-year - +2.70% +8.82%
Number of hourly rates quoted 75 49 31
City of London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.00 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +10.00% -10.53% +3.54%
10th Percentile £13.40 £11.66 £11.25
90th Percentile £24.90 £28.00 £28.75
Central London median hourly rate £18.70 £17.75 £17.50
% change year-on-year +5.35% +1.43% -2.78%

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Job Vacancy Trend in the City of London

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

Job vacancy trend for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server in the City of London

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server in the City of London

For the 6 months to 21 September 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 City of London region with a requirement for SUSE Linux Enterprise Server.

1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 4 (80.00%) Finance
3 1 (20.00%) LAMP
3 1 (20.00%) SUSE
3 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby
3 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
3 1 (20.00%) Web Development
3 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
3 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
3 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
3 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
3 1 (20.00%) System Testing
3 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
3 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
3 1 (20.00%) Puppet
3 1 (20.00%) F5
3 1 (20.00%) Splunk
3 1 (20.00%) CFEngine
3 1 (20.00%) FastCGI
3 1 (20.00%) MariaDB
3 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (20.00%) Ansible
3 1 (20.00%) Embperl
3 1 (20.00%) SDLC
3 1 (20.00%) Intranet
3 1 (20.00%) Internet
3 1 (20.00%) Shell Script

SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Co-occurring IT Skills in the City of London 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 1 (20.00%) Apache
Communications & Networking
1 1 (20.00%) BIG-IP
1 1 (20.00%) DNS
1 1 (20.00%) HTTP
1 1 (20.00%) Internet
1 1 (20.00%) Intranet
1 1 (20.00%) SSL
1 1 (20.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (20.00%) MariaDB
1 1 (20.00%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) Git (software)
General
1 4 (80.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Architect
1 4 (80.00%) Unix Architect
2 1 (20.00%) Solutions Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (20.00%) CGI
1 1 (20.00%) Embperl
1 1 (20.00%) FastCGI
1 1 (20.00%) LAMP
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby on Rails
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Computer Science
1 1 (20.00%) Linux Command Line
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Linux
1 5 (100.00%) Unix
2 1 (20.00%) Solaris
2 1 (20.00%) SUSE
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (20.00%) Change Management
1 1 (20.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (20.00%) Refactoring
1 1 (20.00%) Reverse Engineering
1 1 (20.00%) SDLC
1 1 (20.00%) System Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Unit Testing
1 1 (20.00%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) C
1 1 (20.00%) Perl
1 1 (20.00%) PHP
1 1 (20.00%) Python
1 1 (20.00%) Ruby
1 1 (20.00%) Shell Script
1 1 (20.00%) SQL
Systems Management
1 1 (20.00%) Ansible
1 1 (20.00%) CFEngine
1 1 (20.00%) Opscode Chef
1 1 (20.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 1 (20.00%) F5
2 1 (20.00%) Splunk