The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridge region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 4 September 2015 with a comparison to the same period in 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.

Location
3 months to
4 Sep 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 55 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSUS 1 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 0.20% - -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.41% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£250 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £291 £286 £305
% change year-on-year
+1.74% -6.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.49 £21.00 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+111.85% +7.69%
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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
71 42 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 14.40% 8.86% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 24 15
Average daily rate £411 £400 £305
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.81% +31.14%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £132 £197
10% offered a daily rate of more than £451 £400 £393
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £60.00 - £21.75
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.07 £20.06 £22.13
% change year-on-year
+5.04% -9.33%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WSUS across the Cambridge region as a proportion of the total demand within 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 9 Related IT Skills in Cambridge

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing WSUS also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WSUS.

1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridge by Category

For the 6 months to 4 September 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridge region citing WSUS also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WSUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft