Period
to 14 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Essex 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 14 August 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
6 months to
14 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 101 - -
Rank change year-on-year - - +83
Contract jobs citing SUSE 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 0.10% - -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.29% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median daily rate - - -
East of England median daily rate - - £300
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Essex median hourly rate - - -
East of England median hourly rate - - -

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 Essex with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Essex
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 342 270 284
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Essex 35.48% 31.11% 31.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 164 118
Essex median daily rate £450 £446 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.90% +41.59% -17.38%
10th Percentile £185 £227 £163
90th Percentile £600 £582 £438
East of England median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year +6.67% +7.14% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 18 38 100
Essex median hourly rate £20.63 £28.72 £16.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -28.19% +74.06% -41.07%
10th Percentile £15.75 £12.66 £14.00
90th Percentile £75.00 £63.75 £34.08
East of England median hourly rate £16.00 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year -8.57% +6.06% -10.81%

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Essex

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

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in Essex

SUSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SUSE in Essex

SUSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Essex

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SUSE in Essex

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in Essex

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Essex region over the 6 months to 14 August 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
Southend-on-Sea - 1 - -
SUSE
East of England

For the 6 months to 14 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing SUSE 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 Essex region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 1 (100.00%) Java
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) WebSphere
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Management

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Essex 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 (100.00%) WebSphere
Development Applications
1 1 (100.00%) Cucumber
1 1 (100.00%) Selenium
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Architect
1 1 (100.00%) Integration Architect
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) Gherkin
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 1 (100.00%) Enterprise Architecture
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Microservices
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Service Management
1 1 (100.00%) Stakeholder Engagement
1 1 (100.00%) Storage Management
1 1 (100.00%) Test Automation
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Java
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat