Period
to 13 June 2021

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 13 June 2021 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
13 Jun 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 468 410 589
Rank change year-on-year -58 +179 +41
Contract jobs citing SUSE 10 6 10
As % of all contract jobs advertised in London 0.039% 0.033% 0.025%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.28% 0.19% 0.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 1 3
10th Percentile £364 " £368
25th Percentile £381 " £392
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £425 £400 £438
Median % change year-on-year +6.25% -8.57% -2.78%
75th Percentile £475 " £444
90th Percentile £588 " "
England median daily rate £403 £340 £400
% change year-on-year +18.38% -15.00% -5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 1
Median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
Median % change year-on-year - +11.11% -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £45.00
% change year-on-year - +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 3,591 3,157 7,270
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 14.06% 17.44% 18.14%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,497 2,267 5,169
10th Percentile £298 £193 £181
25th Percentile £406 £351 £363
Median daily rate (50th Percentile) £500 £475 £485
Median % change year-on-year +5.26% -2.06% +2.00%
75th Percentile £600 £575 £588
90th Percentile £700 £650 £656
England median daily rate £450 £427 £445
% change year-on-year +5.39% -4.04% +1.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 47 74 188
10th Percentile £14.90 £13.80 £13.00
25th Percentile £18.11 £18.00 £16.00
Median hourly rate £40.00 £23.50 £20.50
Median % change year-on-year +70.21% +14.63% +7.89%
75th Percentile £64.00 £47.22 £33.88
90th Percentile £68.40 £53.15 £51.25
England median hourly rate £17.75 £17.50 £17.16
% change year-on-year +1.43% +2.01% -1.97%

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 13 June 2021.

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 13 June 2021. 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
South London +32 3 - - 1
SUSE
England

For the 6 months to 13 June 2021, 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 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
3 6 (60.00%) VMware
4 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
4 5 (50.00%) DNS
4 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
4 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
5 4 (40.00%) CentOS
5 4 (40.00%) Solaris
5 4 (40.00%) Windows
5 4 (40.00%) SAN
6 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
6 3 (30.00%) Firewall
6 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 3 (30.00%) JNCIA
6 3 (30.00%) JNCIS
6 3 (30.00%) JNCIP
6 3 (30.00%) AIX
6 3 (30.00%) Unix
6 3 (30.00%) Perl
6 3 (30.00%) SQL
6 3 (30.00%) Python
6 3 (30.00%) LAN
6 3 (30.00%) WAN
6 3 (30.00%) DHCP
6 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
6 3 (30.00%) HTTP
6 3 (30.00%) VPN
6 3 (30.00%) CCNP

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 2 (20.00%) Confluence
1 2 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (10.00%) Apache
Applications
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (10.00%) MS Visio
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Azure
2 2 (20.00%) AWS
2 2 (20.00%) Cloud Computing
2 2 (20.00%) GCP
2 2 (20.00%) GitHub
2 2 (20.00%) IaaS
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
2 2 (20.00%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) DNS
1 5 (50.00%) TCP/IP
2 4 (40.00%) SAN
3 3 (30.00%) DHCP
3 3 (30.00%) Ethernet
3 3 (30.00%) Firewall
3 3 (30.00%) HTTP
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) VPN
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
4 2 (20.00%) Kerberos
5 1 (10.00%) Network Security
5 1 (10.00%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (20.00%) Hadoop
2 1 (10.00%) SAP HANA
Development Applications
1 2 (20.00%) JIRA
1 2 (20.00%) Serena SBM
1 2 (20.00%) Subversion
1 2 (20.00%) TeamCity
General
1 2 (20.00%) Banking
1 2 (20.00%) International Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Billing
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Social Skills
Job Titles
1 5 (50.00%) Administrator
1 5 (50.00%) Linux Administrator
2 3 (30.00%) Senior Network Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Juniper Engineer
3 2 (20.00%) Unix Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Azure Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Network Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) SAP Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Senior Systems Engineer
4 1 (10.00%) Solaris Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (10.00%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) LDAP
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 3 (30.00%) Fibre Optics
2 2 (20.00%) Client/Server
2 2 (20.00%) Clustering
2 2 (20.00%) Replication
Operating Systems
1 10 (100.00%) Linux
2 4 (40.00%) CentOS
2 4 (40.00%) Solaris
2 4 (40.00%) Windows
3 3 (30.00%) AIX
3 3 (30.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 3 (30.00%) Ubuntu
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (30.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (10.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) High Availability
2 3 (30.00%) Kernel Tuning
2 3 (30.00%) Network Architecture
3 2 (20.00%) Data Security
3 2 (20.00%) ITIL
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Security Hardening
3 2 (20.00%) Security Patching
3 2 (20.00%) Storage Management
4 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (10.00%) Analytics
4 1 (10.00%) Migration
4 1 (10.00%) Network Management
4 1 (10.00%) Problem Management
4 1 (10.00%) Process Improvement
4 1 (10.00%) Project Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Runbook
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) Perl
1 3 (30.00%) Python
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 1 (10.00%) Bash Shell
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCDA
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
1 3 (30.00%) JNCIA
1 3 (30.00%) JNCIP
1 3 (30.00%) JNCIS
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) GDPR
1 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (30.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
3 2 (20.00%) NFS
3 2 (20.00%) Veritas File System
4 1 (10.00%) Firmware
4 1 (10.00%) GPFS
4 1 (10.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) Ansible
1 2 (20.00%) Control-M
1 2 (20.00%) EMC NetWorker
1 2 (20.00%) Icinga
1 2 (20.00%) Netcool
1 2 (20.00%) QRadar
1 2 (20.00%) Red Hat Satellite
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli
1 2 (20.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
2 1 (10.00%) BladeLogic
2 1 (10.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 9 (90.00%) Red Hat
2 6 (60.00%) VMware
3 3 (30.00%) Dell
3 3 (30.00%) Juniper
4 2 (20.00%) BMC
4 2 (20.00%) CyberArk
4 2 (20.00%) EMC
4 2 (20.00%) IBM
4 2 (20.00%) Infoblox
4 2 (20.00%) Oracle
4 2 (20.00%) Qualys
4 2 (20.00%) SaltStack
4 2 (20.00%) Serena
4 2 (20.00%) ServiceNow
4 2 (20.00%) Splunk
5 1 (10.00%) Fortinet
5 1 (10.00%) McAfee
5 1 (10.00%) Riverbed
5 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
5 1 (10.00%) Sybase