Period
to 16 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Sheffield 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 16 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
South Yorkshire > Sheffield
6 months to
16 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 63 64 66
Rank change year-on-year +1 +2 -12
Contract jobs citing SUSE 1 3 11
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 0.15% 0.47% 1.30%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.61% 1.72% 4.76%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 11
Sheffield median daily rate £450 £425 £525
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% -19.05% +31.25%
10th Percentile £425 £413 £470
90th Percentile £475 £438 £575
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £425 £525
% change year-on-year - -19.05% +27.20%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Sheffield median hourly rate - - -
South Yorkshire 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 Sheffield with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Sheffield
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 165 174 231
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Sheffield 24.12% 27.06% 27.24%
Number of daily rates quoted 114 96 184
Sheffield median daily rate £413 £425 £500
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -2.94% -15.00% +53.85%
10th Percentile £250 £137 £313
90th Percentile £560 £600 £699
South Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £418 £463
% change year-on-year -4.19% -9.73% +57.45%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 3 6
Sheffield median hourly rate £17.50 £11.75 £36.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +48.94% -67.59% +190.00%
10th Percentile £10.83 £9.21 £19.63
90th Percentile £35.00 £16.53 £47.50
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £25.00 £12.13 £22.50
% change year-on-year +106.19% -46.11% +80.00%

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Sheffield

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

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in Sheffield

SUSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Sheffield

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SUSE in Sheffield

For the 6 months to 16 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 Sheffield region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in Sheffield 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) SMS
General
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) AIX Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Unix Linux Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) AIX
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 1 (100.00%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Decision-Making
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Degree
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat