Period
to 18 November 2018

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 18 November 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
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
18 Nov 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 190 185 192
Rank change year-on-year -5 +7 +10
Contract jobs citing SUSE 3 3 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.061% 0.069% 0.35%
As % of the Operating Systems category 0.31% 0.35% 1.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 16
Yorkshire median daily rate - £431 £513
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -15.85% +28.13%
England median daily rate £458 £406 £425
% change year-on-year +12.70% -4.41% +3.03%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Yorkshire median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £45.00 £50.00 £50.00
% change year-on-year -10.00% - +69.72%

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 957 860 1,158
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 19.60% 19.69% 21.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 538 540 733
Yorkshire median daily rate £391 £420 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -6.85% +5.00% +6.67%
10th Percentile £204 £130 £206
90th Percentile £538 £543 £550
England median daily rate £425 £425 £410
% change year-on-year - +3.66% +2.50%
Number of hourly rates quoted 97 67 84
Yorkshire median hourly rate £14.17 £13.00 £14.49
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.96% -10.28% +15.92%
10th Percentile £10.40 £9.92 £10.06
90th Percentile £42.20 £22.05 £40.08
England median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £16.50
% change year-on-year - +6.06% -

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 18 November 2018. 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
West Yorkshire - 2 - -
South Yorkshire -7 1 - - 2
SUSE
England

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for SUSE.

1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) NAS
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
2 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
2 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
2 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 2 (66.67%) MCP
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (33.33%) Migration
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
3 1 (33.33%) Red Hat
3 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
3 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
3 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
3 1 (33.33%) QA

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:

Application Platforms
1 2 (66.67%) MS Exchange
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) NAS
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Linux Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) Systems Administrator
1 2 (66.67%) VMWare Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) IT Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) IT Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Linux Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) SAN Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) SAN Storage Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Server Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Storage Systems Administrator
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (33.33%) Unix Linux Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (66.67%) Clustering
2 1 (33.33%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (33.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
3 1 (33.33%) AIX
3 1 (33.33%) Solaris
3 1 (33.33%) SUSE Linux Enterprise Server
3 1 (33.33%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) Problem-Solving
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineering
2 1 (33.33%) Migration
2 1 (33.33%) Technical Analysis
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) MCP
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) QA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
1 2 (66.67%) VMware Infrastructure
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) VMware
2 1 (33.33%) Red Hat