The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Cambridgeshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 29 December 2014 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
29 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 69 59 63
Rank change year-on-year
-10 +4
Contract jobs citing WSUS 1 1 6
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 0.13% 0.17% 0.75%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.44% 3.45% 8.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £330 £329
% change year-on-year
+6.06% +0.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 2
Average hourly rate £46.00 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.40 £27.00
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -17.03%
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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 Cambridgeshire region.

Systems Management Category
Cambridgeshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
41 29 71
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Cambridgeshire 5.24% 5.00% 8.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 23 20 17
Average daily rate £338 £325 £340
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.84% -4.41%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £267 £190 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £425 £380
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 4
Average hourly rate £16.72 - £20.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WSUS across the Cambridgeshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Cambridgeshire

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

WSUS
Top 23 Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
1 1 (50.00%) VMware
1 1 (50.00%) Military
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Cambridgeshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Cambridgeshire 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.

Application Platforms
1 1 (50.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
General
1 1 (50.00%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) Migration Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Server Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Blackberry
1 1 (50.00%) CMDB
Operating Systems
1 1 (50.00%) UNIX
1 1 (50.00%) Windows
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee
1 1 (50.00%) VMware