The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Derbyshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 19 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
19 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 27 - 18
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSUS 4 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 1.78% - 3.03%
As % of the Systems Management category 22.22% - 27.78%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 5
Average daily rate
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£238 - £300
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £335 £329
% change year-on-year
+11.94% +1.90%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £27.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.40 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -10.40%
WSUS
East Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Derbyshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
18 85 18
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Derbyshire 8.00% 22.43% 10.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 15 64 7
Average daily rate £238 £110 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+115.90% -63.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £155 £68 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £296 £361
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Average hourly rate £27.50 £8.63 £16.72
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+218.65% -48.38%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.28 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-3.42% -6.66%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Derbyshire

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Derbyshire

WSUS
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Derbyshire region over the 3 months to 19 December 2014. 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
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Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Chesterfield - 4 £238 -
WSUS
East Midlands

WSUS
Top 28 Related IT Skills in Derbyshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
1 4 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 2 (50.00%) SQL
4 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
4 1 (25.00%) vSphere
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
4 1 (25.00%) Clustering
4 1 (25.00%) MCITP
4 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Derbyshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Derbyshire 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Office Communications Server
1 4 (100.00%) Lync
2 3 (75.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
General
1 3 (75.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support
2 2 (50.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Support Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Support
3 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
3 1 (25.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (25.00%) Consultant
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) Blackberry
2 1 (25.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000 Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 2 (50.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
3 1 (25.00%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 4 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
2 1 (25.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) SCCM
1 4 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 4 (100.00%) VMware