The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Gloucestershire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 30 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 52 - 45
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSUS 2 0 4
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 0.41% - 0.89%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.85% - 7.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 1
Median daily rate £325 - £188
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.13 £72.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-59.68% +244.02%
WSUS
South West

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
52 45 53
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Gloucestershire 10.66% 9.53% 11.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 39 34 25
Median daily rate £400 £425 £390
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-5.88% +8.97%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £286 £255 £300
10% offered a daily rate of more than £526 £450 £648
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £377 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.99% +11.81%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £190.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.76 £20.06
% change year-on-year
+30.95% +8.48%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Gloucestershire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Gloucestershire region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
Daily Rate Histogram in Gloucestershire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSUS across the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016.

WSUS Daily Rate Histogram 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
Contract Job Locations in Gloucestershire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Gloucestershire region over the 3 months to 30 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Gloucester - 1 £250 - 1
WSUS
South West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire

For the 6 months to 30 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WSUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Gloucestershire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) SLA
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
2 1 (50.00%) Meru Networks
2 1 (50.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (50.00%) SCSM
2 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
2 1 (50.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) DFS Replication
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Gloucestershire by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 2 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (50.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (50.00%) Skype for Business
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) DNS
2 1 (50.00%) Firewall
2 1 (50.00%) Remote Desktop
2 1 (50.00%) SAN
2 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Analyst
1 1 (50.00%) Technical Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Wintel Infrastructure Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 2 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (50.00%) Change Control
1 1 (50.00%) Change Management
1 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (50.00%) Data Protection
1 1 (50.00%) Fault Analysis
1 1 (50.00%) Incident Management
1 1 (50.00%) Infrastructure Monitoring
1 1 (50.00%) ITIL
1 1 (50.00%) Performance Tuning
1 1 (50.00%) Problem Management
1 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) DFS Replication
2 1 (50.00%) Terminal Services
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
2 1 (50.00%) VMware ESX
2 1 (50.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (50.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 2 (100.00%) SCCM
1 2 (100.00%) SCOM
2 1 (50.00%) AirWatch
2 1 (50.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
2 1 (50.00%) SCDPM
2 1 (50.00%) SCOrch
2 1 (50.00%) SCSM
2 1 (50.00%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 1 (50.00%) Cisco
2 1 (50.00%) Citrix
2 1 (50.00%) CommVault
2 1 (50.00%) Meru Networks
2 1 (50.00%) VMware