Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 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 20 November 2017 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
Yorkshire > South Yorkshire
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 65 68 70
Rank change year-on-year +3 +2 -
Contract jobs citing SUSE 3 18 5
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 0.37% 1.52% 0.50%
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.62% 7.47% 2.19%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 3
South Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.85% +28.13% -
10th Percentile £414 £343 £375
90th Percentile £443 £556 £436
Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £513 £400
% change year-on-year -15.85% +28.13% +23.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
South Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
South Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 185 241 228
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire 22.59% 20.32% 22.89%
Number of daily rates quoted 117 167 120
South Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £450 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +20.00% +20.48%
10th Percentile £253 £258 £120
90th Percentile £615 £575 £514
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 27 43
South Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.50 £17.50 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.86% +40.00% -10.63%
10th Percentile £10.67 £10.50 £9.00
90th Percentile £26.35 £37.25 £25.00
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.48 £12.50
% change year-on-year -10.22% +15.84% -3.85%

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in South Yorkshire

SUSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SUSE in South Yorkshire

SUSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SUSE in South Yorkshire

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in South Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the South Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 20 November 2017. 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
Sheffield +6 3 £431 -17.86%
SUSE
Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 20 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing SUSE also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the South Yorkshire region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Kanban
2 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
2 2 (66.67%) Change Control
2 2 (66.67%) Regular Expression
2 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (66.67%) Analytics
2 2 (66.67%) GCP
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
2 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
2 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
2 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
3 1 (33.33%) SMS
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris

SUSE
Co-occurring IT Skills in South Yorkshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 2 (66.67%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (66.67%) Google Cloud Platform
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) NAS
1 3 (100.00%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) SMS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (66.67%) Hadoop
General
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
2 2 (66.67%) Banking
2 2 (66.67%) Financial Institution
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Administrator
1 3 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
2 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Administrator
3 1 (33.33%) Unix Systems Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (66.67%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
1 1 (33.33%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (66.67%) Analytics
1 2 (66.67%) Change Control
1 2 (66.67%) Kanban
1 2 (66.67%) Risk Management
1 2 (66.67%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (33.33%) Business Development
Programming Languages
1 2 (66.67%) Shell Script
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) GCP
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas Volume Manager
2 2 (66.67%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (33.33%) Veritas Cluster Server
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) EMC
1 3 (100.00%) HP
1 3 (100.00%) IBM
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 3 (100.00%) Veritas
2 2 (66.67%) Cisco