The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 31 - 41
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSUS 6 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 1.96% - 0.31%
As % of the Systems Management category 27.27% - 6.67%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £328 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.52% -18.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £46.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+116.40% -46.66%
WSUS
Cambridgeshire

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

Systems Management Category
Cambridge
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
22 53 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.19% 13.09% 4.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 33 8
Median daily rate £425 £505 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-15.84% +55.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £265 £370 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £573 £513 £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 1 3
Median hourly rate £16.50 £60.00 £16.72
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-72.50% +258.85%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.31%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

WSUS
Top 26 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Cambridge region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (66.67%) Kerberos
2 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 4 (66.67%) Clustering
2 4 (66.67%) PKI
3 3 (50.00%) SAML
3 3 (50.00%) OAuth
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 3 (50.00%) Identity Management
3 3 (50.00%) ITIL
3 3 (50.00%) Windows
3 3 (50.00%) LDAP
3 3 (50.00%) Oracle
3 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 3 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
3 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
4 2 (33.33%) HP
4 2 (33.33%) Dell
4 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
4 2 (33.33%) IBM
4 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
4 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge 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 4 (66.67%) IIS
2 2 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (33.33%) MS Exchange
Cloud Services
1 3 (50.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (100.00%) DHCP
1 6 (100.00%) DNS
2 4 (66.67%) Kerberos
3 3 (50.00%) LDAP
Job Titles
1 5 (83.33%) Administrator
1 5 (83.33%) Systems Administrator
2 3 (50.00%) Identity Management Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Active Directory Administrator
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support
3 2 (33.33%) Infrastructure Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Support Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Engineer
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Support
3 2 (33.33%) Systems Support Engineer
4 1 (16.67%) Active Directory Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Identity Management Specialist
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Leader
4 1 (16.67%) Technical Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (50.00%) OAuth
1 3 (50.00%) SAML
Miscellaneous
1 4 (66.67%) Clustering
1 4 (66.67%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 3 (50.00%) Windows
2 2 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (16.67%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (50.00%) Identity Management
1 3 (50.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 6 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 6 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (50.00%) Forefront Identity Manager
Vendors
1 3 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (50.00%) Oracle
2 2 (33.33%) Dell
2 2 (33.33%) HP
2 2 (33.33%) IBM