The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Bedfordshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 25 August 2016 with a comparison to the same period over the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
25 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 38 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSUS 4 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 1.12% - 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category 9.30% - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 1
Median daily rate £250 - £275
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £285 £285
% change year-on-year
+7.89% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.00 £58.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-26.80% +179.76%
WSUS
East of England

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Bedfordshire region.

Systems Management Category
Bedfordshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
43 15 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bedfordshire 12.08% 3.94% 8.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 25 10 36
Median daily rate £313 £300 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.16% -17.24%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £134 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £350 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 2
Median hourly rate £13.00 £42.50 £21.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-69.41% +100.00%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.32 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+31.31% +9.34%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Bedfordshire region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Bedfordshire

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WSUS across the Bedfordshire region.

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WSUS across the Bedfordshire region.

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Bedfordshire

WSUS
Contract Job Locations in Bedfordshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Bedfordshire region over the 3 months to 25 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Luton - 4 £250 -
WSUS
East of England

WSUS
Top 8 Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire

For the 6 months to 25 August 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WSUS 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 Bedfordshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Bedfordshire 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:

Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) 3rd Line Server Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Server Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Windows Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Active Directory Support
2 1 (25.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Desktop Support
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM Engineer
Operating Systems
1 3 (75.00%) Windows
1 3 (75.00%) Windows Server
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 2 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 1 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint