The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for SUSE skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited SUSE over the 3 months to 24 March 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.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
SUSE Linux
South East / Surrey
Rank 84 100 -
Rank change year-on-year +16 -  
Contract jobs citing SUSE 5 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.43% 0.078% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 1.48% 0.21% -
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Median daily rate £588 £450 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.55% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £381 £400
% change year-on-year -8.19% -4.68%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £39.50

SUSE is in the operating system skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey with a requirement for operating system skills.

Contract Operating System Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 337 485 286
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 28.83% 37.74% 20.16%
Number of daily rates quoted 212 305 140
Median daily rate £401 £400 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +0.12% +14.28%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £190 £170
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £520
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £363 £338
% change year-on-year +6.89% +7.40%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 47 35
Median hourly rate £14.75 £40.00 £15.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -63.12% +153.96%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.30 £12.50 £8.83
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £19.59 £48.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.25 £16.50 £15.50
% change year-on-year -7.57% +6.45%  

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in Surrey citing SUSE as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Operating Systems category.

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in Surrey

SUSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SUSE in Surrey

SUSE
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Surrey

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing SUSE in Surrey over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for SUSE in Surrey

SUSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SUSE in Surrey

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing SUSE within the Surrey region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Sunbury-on-Thames - 4 £589 -
Leatherhead - 1 £450 - 2
SUSE
South East

SUSE
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 March 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 Surrey region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 5 (62.50%) Oracle
3 4 (50.00%) Sybase
3 4 (50.00%) SAP
3 4 (50.00%) SAP Basis
3 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
3 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
4 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
4 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
4 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
4 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
4 3 (37.50%) VMware
5 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
5 2 (25.00%) LAMP
5 2 (25.00%) Debian
5 2 (25.00%) Windows
5 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
5 2 (25.00%) ITIL
5 2 (25.00%) HP
5 2 (25.00%) Degree
5 2 (25.00%) vSphere
5 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
5 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
5 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
5 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
5 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
6 1 (12.50%) SDLC
6 1 (12.50%) Windows Server

SUSE
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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:

Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 1 (12.50%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) DNS
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) SSL
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
General
1 1 (12.50%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Administrator
3 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Desktop Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Scripter
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Middleware Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Network Systems Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (12.50%) Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Leader
4 1 (12.50%) Technical Team Leader
4 1 (12.50%) VMware Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (25.00%) LAMP
3 1 (12.50%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) DataPower
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 2 (25.00%) Debian
2 2 (25.00%) Windows
2 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (12.50%) AIX
3 1 (12.50%) Oracle Linux
3 1 (12.50%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (12.50%) Unix
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
1 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
1 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
2 2 (25.00%) Business Continuity
2 2 (25.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (25.00%) ITIL
2 2 (25.00%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (12.50%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (12.50%) Capacity Planning
3 1 (12.50%) Change Management
3 1 (12.50%) Continuous Delivery
3 1 (12.50%) DevOps
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Load Balancing
3 1 (12.50%) People Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 2 (25.00%) Bash Shell
2 1 (12.50%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 2 (25.00%) Degree
2 1 (12.50%) CCNA
2 1 (12.50%) CCNP
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco Certification
2 1 (12.50%) SC Cleared
2 1 (12.50%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
2 2 (25.00%) vSphere
Vendors
1 5 (62.50%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Sybase
3 3 (37.50%) VMware
4 2 (25.00%) HP
5 1 (12.50%) IBM
5 1 (12.50%) Red Hat
5 1 (12.50%) Software AG
5 1 (12.50%) webMethods