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 10 February 2016 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
10 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - 38 -
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge - 0.32% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 7.69% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £353 £325 £334
% change year-on-year
+8.46% -2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £46.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £41.50 £23.00 £25.50
% change year-on-year
+80.43% -9.80%
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
28 13 30
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridge 7.51% 4.15% 10.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 4 17
Average daily rate £525 £413 £370
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+27.27% +11.48%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £428 £304 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £504 £425
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £365 £343
% change year-on-year
+7.53% +6.56%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Average hourly rate £17.50 £46.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-61.95% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year
+62.79% -

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 10 February 2016, 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 10 February 2016, 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%) 3rd Line Support
1 1 (100.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) NHS
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Software Deployment
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VB
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft