Period
to 21 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in 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 21 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
21 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 180 187 200
Rank change year-on-year +7 +13 -25
Contract jobs citing SUSE 3 19 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.067% 0.35% 0.23%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.34% 1.67% 1.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 16 3
Yorkshire median daily rate £431 £513 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -15.85% +28.13% +23.08%
10th Percentile £414 £343 £375
90th Percentile £443 £556 £436
England median daily rate £410 £425 £413
% change year-on-year -3.53% +3.03% +14.58%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £50.00 £50.00 £29.46
% change year-on-year - +69.72% -6.55%

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 Yorkshire with a requirement for operating system skills.

All Operating Systems
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for operating system skills 872 1138 1367
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.61% 21.09% 22.21%
Number of daily rates quoted 547 723 754
Yorkshire median daily rate £420 £400 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.00% +6.67% +17.19%
10th Percentile £130 £213 £163
90th Percentile £540 £550 £515
England median daily rate £425 £410 £400
% change year-on-year +3.66% +2.50% +6.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 68 79 173
Yorkshire median hourly rate £13.00 £14.48 £12.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -10.22% +15.84% -3.85%
10th Percentile £9.94 £10.00 £9.00
90th Percentile £21.98 £25.50 £24.75
England median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year +6.06% - +6.45%

SUSE
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for SUSE in Yorkshire

SUSE
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for SUSE in Yorkshire

SUSE
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for SUSE in Yorkshire

SUSE
Contract Job Locations in 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 Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 21 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
South Yorkshire +2 3 £431 -15.85%
SUSE
England

For the 6 months to 21 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 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 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