Period
to

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London 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 29 June 2022 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
England > London
6 months to
29 Jun 2022
Same period 2021 Same period 2020
Rank 568 503 395
Rank change year-on-year -65 -108 +202
Contract jobs citing SUSE 17 11 5
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.043% 0.041% 0.029%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.32% 0.29% 0.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 12 6 1
10th Percentile £513 £364 -
25th Percentile £520 £381 -
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £560 £425 £400
Median % change year-on-year +31.76% +6.25% -8.57%
75th Percentile £667 £475 -
90th Percentile £707 £588 -
England median daily rate £538 £405 £340
% change year-on-year +32.72% +19.12% -15.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 1
10th Percentile £44.01 - -
25th Percentile £44.77 - -
Median hourly rate £46.79 £50.00 £50.00
Median % change year-on-year -6.42% - +11.11%
75th Percentile £48.06 - -
90th Percentile £48.37 - -
England median hourly rate £62.79 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year +25.58% - +11.11%

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 London with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
London
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 5,284 3,823 3,031
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 13.45% 14.14% 17.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 3,868 2,672 2,170
10th Percentile £232 £282 £200
25th Percentile £413 £413 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £550 £500 £475
Median % change year-on-year +10.00% +5.26% -2.06%
75th Percentile £670 £613 £575
90th Percentile £763 £700 £663
England median daily rate £500 £453 £438
% change year-on-year +10.50% +3.43% -1.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 86 48 62
10th Percentile £15.00 £14.93 £14.50
25th Percentile £21.00 £16.27 £18.70
Median hourly rate £23.91 £37.75 £25.00
Median % change year-on-year -36.66% +51.00% +19.05%
75th Percentile £46.28 £61.75 £47.83
90th Percentile £62.75 £66.95 £53.75
England median hourly rate £22.50 £17.63 £17.50
% change year-on-year +27.66% +0.71% -

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in London

Job postings citing SUSE as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in London.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in London

SUSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing SUSE in London.

Daily rate trend for SUSE in London

SUSE
Daily Rate Histogram in London

Daily rate distribution for jobs citing SUSE in London over the 6 months to 29 June 2022.

Daily rate histogram for SUSE in London

SUSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing SUSE in London.

Hourly rate trend for SUSE in London

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the London region over the 6 months to 29 June 2022. 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
Jobs
Central London - 4 £585 -
East London - 3 £520 -
South London -17 2 - -
SUSE
England

For the 6 months to 29 June 2022, 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 London region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
3 9 (52.94%) Perl
4 8 (47.06%) Oracle
4 8 (47.06%) VMware
4 8 (47.06%) AWS
5 7 (41.18%) CentOS
5 7 (41.18%) Unix
5 7 (41.18%) Python
5 7 (41.18%) Ansible
6 6 (35.29%) Windows
6 6 (35.29%) Change Management
6 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
6 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
6 6 (35.29%) Bash
6 6 (35.29%) Azure
6 6 (35.29%) Ubuntu
7 5 (29.41%) Finance
7 5 (29.41%) Firewall
7 5 (29.41%) Project Management
7 5 (29.41%) HTTP
7 5 (29.41%) IBM
7 5 (29.41%) Solaris
7 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
8 4 (23.53%) Security Hardening
8 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
8 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
8 4 (23.53%) Social Skills
8 4 (23.53%) AIX
8 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in 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 3 (17.65%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 2 (11.76%) Confluence
2 2 (11.76%) SharePoint
3 1 (5.88%) Apache
3 1 (5.88%) Tomcat
Applications
1 4 (23.53%) Microsoft Office
2 3 (17.65%) Microsoft Project
2 3 (17.65%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle 11i
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle BPM
2 2 (11.76%) SAP S/4HANA
Cloud Services
1 8 (47.06%) AWS
2 6 (35.29%) Azure
3 3 (17.65%) SaaS
4 2 (11.76%) CloudFront
4 2 (11.76%) GCP
4 2 (11.76%) GitHub
4 2 (11.76%) Nutanix
4 2 (11.76%) SuccessFactors
5 1 (5.88%) Cloud Computing
5 1 (5.88%) IaaS
5 1 (5.88%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (29.41%) Firewall
1 5 (29.41%) HTTP
2 4 (23.53%) DNS
2 4 (23.53%) TCP/IP
3 3 (17.65%) Ethernet
3 3 (17.65%) Kerberos
4 2 (11.76%) DHCP
4 2 (11.76%) LAN
4 2 (11.76%) SAN
4 2 (11.76%) VPN
4 2 (11.76%) WAN
5 1 (5.88%) InfiniBand
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 10g
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle Database 12c
1 3 (17.65%) Oracle9i Database
2 2 (11.76%) SAP BW
2 2 (11.76%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 3 (17.65%) Ant
1 3 (17.65%) IBM UrbanCode
1 3 (17.65%) Postman
1 3 (17.65%) SoapUI
2 2 (11.76%) JIRA
2 2 (11.76%) Serena SBM
2 2 (11.76%) Subversion
2 2 (11.76%) TeamCity
3 1 (5.88%) Git (software)
3 1 (5.88%) Jenkins
General
1 5 (29.41%) Finance
2 4 (23.53%) Banking
2 4 (23.53%) Social Skills
3 2 (11.76%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (5.88%) International Banking
4 1 (5.88%) Organisational Skills
4 1 (5.88%) Public Sector
4 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 4 (23.53%) Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Architect
2 3 (17.65%) Consultant
2 3 (17.65%) Developer
2 3 (17.65%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (17.65%) Middleware Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Linux Consultant
3 2 (11.76%) Platform Specialist
3 2 (11.76%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Automation Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Network Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Senior Unix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Consultant
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Unix Systems Administrator
4 1 (5.88%) VMWare Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (23.53%) Middleware
2 3 (17.65%) IBM Integration Bus
2 3 (17.65%) LDAP
2 3 (17.65%) SOAP
2 3 (17.65%) XML
2 3 (17.65%) XML Schema
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) DataPower
1 3 (17.65%) SWIFT
2 2 (11.76%) Fibre Optics
2 2 (11.76%) Public Cloud
2 2 (11.76%) Replication
3 1 (5.88%) Clustering
3 1 (5.88%) Derivative
Operating Systems
1 17 (100.00%) Linux
2 7 (41.18%) CentOS
2 7 (41.18%) Unix
3 6 (35.29%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 6 (35.29%) Ubuntu
3 6 (35.29%) Windows
4 5 (29.41%) Solaris
4 5 (29.41%) Windows Server
5 4 (23.53%) AIX
6 3 (17.65%) Oracle Linux
7 2 (11.76%) Debian
7 2 (11.76%) Fedora
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
7 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2008
8 1 (5.88%) HPUX
8 1 (5.88%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (35.29%) Change Management
2 5 (29.41%) Project Management
3 4 (23.53%) Configuration Management
3 4 (23.53%) Performance Tuning
3 4 (23.53%) Security Hardening
4 3 (17.65%) Build Automation
4 3 (17.65%) Business Analysis
4 3 (17.65%) Incident Management
4 3 (17.65%) Load Balancing
4 3 (17.65%) Problem Management
4 3 (17.65%) Server Building
4 3 (17.65%) SOA
4 3 (17.65%) Technical Leadership
5 2 (11.76%) Data Security
5 2 (11.76%) Decision-Making
5 2 (11.76%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (11.76%) Infrastructure as Code
5 2 (11.76%) Network Management
5 2 (11.76%) Problem-Solving
5 2 (11.76%) Service Delivery
Programming Languages
1 9 (52.94%) Perl
2 7 (41.18%) Python
3 6 (35.29%) Bash
4 4 (23.53%) Java
4 4 (23.53%) Ruby
4 4 (23.53%) Shell Script
5 3 (17.65%) C
5 3 (17.65%) C++
5 3 (17.65%) Korn
5 3 (17.65%) PL/SQL
5 3 (17.65%) SQL
6 1 (5.88%) C#
6 1 (5.88%) Go
6 1 (5.88%) JavaScript
6 1 (5.88%) PHP
Qualifications
1 2 (11.76%) JNCIA
1 2 (11.76%) JNCIP
1 2 (11.76%) JNCIS
2 1 (5.88%) Degree
2 1 (5.88%) RHCE
2 1 (5.88%) RHCSA
2 1 (5.88%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (11.76%) GDPR
1 2 (11.76%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 6 (35.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (23.53%) VMware ESXi
3 3 (17.65%) Hyper-V
4 2 (11.76%) NFS
4 2 (11.76%) Veritas File System
4 2 (11.76%) Veritas Volume Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Active Directory
5 1 (5.88%) Citrix Hypervisor
5 1 (5.88%) Docker
5 1 (5.88%) KVM
Systems Management
1 7 (41.18%) Ansible
2 4 (23.53%) Opscode Chef
2 4 (23.53%) Puppet
3 3 (17.65%) IBM BigFix
3 3 (17.65%) Red Hat Satellite
3 3 (17.65%) WebSphere Service Registry and Repository
4 2 (11.76%) Control-M
4 2 (11.76%) Icinga
4 2 (11.76%) QRadar
4 2 (11.76%) Single Sign-On
4 2 (11.76%) Tivoli
5 1 (5.88%) EMC NetWorker
5 1 (5.88%) Kubernetes
5 1 (5.88%) Netcool
5 1 (5.88%) Oracle Enterprise Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Terraform
5 1 (5.88%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 12 (70.59%) Red Hat
2 8 (47.06%) Oracle
2 8 (47.06%) VMware
3 5 (29.41%) IBM
4 4 (23.53%) Microsoft
5 3 (17.65%) Green Hat
5 3 (17.65%) Perforce
6 2 (11.76%) Concur
6 2 (11.76%) CyberArk
6 2 (11.76%) Dell
6 2 (11.76%) EMC
6 2 (11.76%) Fortinet
6 2 (11.76%) Infoblox
6 2 (11.76%) Kronos
6 2 (11.76%) Qualys
6 2 (11.76%) SaltStack
6 2 (11.76%) Serena
6 2 (11.76%) ServiceNow
6 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
6 2 (11.76%) Splunk