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 23 June 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
South East / Surrey
3 months to
23 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 87 97 -
Rank change year-on-year +10 -  
Contract jobs citing SUSE 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.25% 0.078% -
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.90% 0.24% -
Number of daily rates quoted 2 1 0
Median daily rate £488 £375 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +30.00% -  
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £450 £375
% change year-on-year -15.27% +20.00%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Median hourly rate £50.00 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £50.00 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year +122.22% +15.38%  

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 334 424 357
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 27.29% 33.15% 27.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 204 279 185
Median daily rate £425 £402 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.85% +7.06%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £175 £188 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £518 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £363 £350
% change year-on-year +3.44% +3.57%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 19 31 36
Median hourly rate £17.50 £23.00 £15.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -23.91% +48.38%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.25 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.50 £16.50 £16.20
% change year-on-year -6.06% +1.85%  

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 Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT 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 23 June 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
Leatherhead +18 2 £488 +30.00% 2
SUSE
South East

For the 6 months to 23 June 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 4 (50.00%) Oracle
2 4 (50.00%) Sybase
2 4 (50.00%) SAP
2 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
2 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 4 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
2 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
3 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
3 3 (37.50%) DevOps
3 3 (37.50%) Mentoring
3 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
3 3 (37.50%) Performance Testing
3 3 (37.50%) Project Planning
3 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 3 (37.50%) Python
3 3 (37.50%) CCNP
3 3 (37.50%) CCNA
4 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
4 2 (25.00%) XML
4 2 (25.00%) XSLT
4 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
4 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Degree

SUSE
Co-occurring 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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (12.50%) Microsoft Excel
1 1 (12.50%) MS Visio
Business Applications
1 1 (12.50%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 4 (50.00%) Amazon AWS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (12.50%) Firewall
1 1 (12.50%) Network Security
1 1 (12.50%) SAN
1 1 (12.50%) WAN
1 1 (12.50%) Wireshark
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (50.00%) SAP HANA
Job Titles
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Engineer
2 3 (37.50%) Linux Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) DevOps Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux DevOps Engineer
3 2 (25.00%) Linux/Unix DevOps
4 1 (12.50%) Applications Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) AWS Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Cloud Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Development Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) DevOps Developer
4 1 (12.50%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Juniper Engineer
4 1 (12.50%) Linux Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (50.00%) SAP Basis
2 2 (25.00%) XML
2 2 (25.00%) XSLT
3 1 (12.50%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team
2 1 (12.50%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Linux
2 3 (37.50%) Windows
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (12.50%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (37.50%) DevOps
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%) Operational Acceptance Testing
2 2 (25.00%) Virtual Team Management
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL
3 1 (12.50%) ITIL V3
3 1 (12.50%) Network Architecture
3 1 (12.50%) Network Management
3 1 (12.50%) Project Management
3 1 (12.50%) SDLC
Programming Languages
1 3 (37.50%) Bash Shell
1 3 (37.50%) PowerShell
1 3 (37.50%) Python
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (50.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (37.50%) CCNA
2 3 (37.50%) CCNP
2 3 (37.50%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (37.50%) SC Cleared
3 2 (25.00%) Degree
3 2 (25.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
System Software
1 3 (37.50%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (12.50%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 2 (25.00%) Ansible
1 2 (25.00%) Opscode Chef
1 2 (25.00%) Puppet
Vendors
1 4 (50.00%) Oracle
1 4 (50.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (50.00%) SAP
1 4 (50.00%) Sybase
1 4 (50.00%) VMware
2 1 (12.50%) Cisco
2 1 (12.50%) Dell
2 1 (12.50%) Juniper
2 1 (12.50%) Riverbed