The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 6 July 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
6 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - 41 33
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire - 0.76% 0.40%
As % of the Systems Management category - 8.33% 8.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 1
Average daily rate
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- £188 £300
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -37.50%
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £190.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.10 £21.00 £16.19
% change year-on-year
+38.57% +29.72%
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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 Gloucestershire region.

Systems Management Category
Gloucestershire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
32 36 12
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 7.34% 9.16% 4.80%
Number of daily rates quoted 24 23 7
Average daily rate £415 £390 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.41% -8.23%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £307 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £476 £595 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £336 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.52% -0.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £17.00 £190.00 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-91.05% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

WSUS
Top 7 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

For the 6 months to 6 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Gloucestershire 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.

Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Support
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 8
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy