The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 28 September 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
28 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 105 121 116
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -5
Contract jobs citing WSUS 10 9 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.55% 0.40% 0.25%
As % of the Systems Management category 4.76% 4.50% 1.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 6 2
Median daily rate £315 £319 £225
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.17% +41.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £255 £275 £185
10% offered a daily rate of more than £335 £353 £265
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £270 £294
% change year-on-year
+16.66% -8.08%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.14 £17.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+143.04% -52.66%
WSUS
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Hampshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
210 200 317
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 11.48% 8.86% 15.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 142 125 175
Median daily rate £380 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.33% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £275 £282
10% offered a daily rate of more than £540 £450 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £350
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +8.57%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 3
Median hourly rate £21.75 £16.68 £55.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.39% -69.67%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £23.50 £20.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+17.50% -11.11%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Hampshire region citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Hampshire

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

WSUS
Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSUS across the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 2016.

WSUS Daily Rate Histogram in Hampshire

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

WSUS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Hampshire region over the 3 months to 28 September 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
Hook - 3 £330 -
Farnborough -3 1 - -
Portsmouth - 1 £163 -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 28 September 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 13 (76.47%) VMware
3 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
4 11 (64.71%) Firewall
5 10 (58.82%) Windows
5 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
6 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
6 8 (47.06%) DNS
6 8 (47.06%) DHCP
6 8 (47.06%) SCCM
7 7 (41.18%) ITIL
7 7 (41.18%) SQL
7 7 (41.18%) Security Patching
8 6 (35.29%) Acronis
8 6 (35.29%) Cisco
8 6 (35.29%) Symantec
8 6 (35.29%) Norton AntiVirus
8 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
9 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
9 5 (29.41%) JSP 440
9 5 (29.41%) SCOM
9 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
9 5 (29.41%) Intel Security
9 5 (29.41%) Lotus
9 5 (29.41%) SNMP
9 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
9 5 (29.41%) IBM Domino
9 5 (29.41%) LAN
9 5 (29.41%) VoIP
9 5 (29.41%) WAN

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire 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 5 (29.41%) IBM Domino
2 2 (11.76%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 2 (11.76%) SaaS
2 1 (5.88%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 11 (64.71%) Firewall
2 8 (47.06%) DHCP
2 8 (47.06%) DNS
3 5 (29.41%) LAN
3 5 (29.41%) SNMP
3 5 (29.41%) VoIP
3 5 (29.41%) WAN
4 2 (11.76%) Internet
4 2 (11.76%) Intrusion Detection
4 2 (11.76%) MPLS
5 1 (5.88%) Network Security
5 1 (5.88%) VPN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (29.41%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (17.65%) Military
2 2 (11.76%) Finance
2 2 (11.76%) Manufacturing
3 1 (5.88%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (29.41%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Network Engineer
2 3 (17.65%) Network Integration Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Analyst
3 2 (11.76%) Applications Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Developer
3 2 (11.76%) Programmer
3 2 (11.76%) Support Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (11.76%) Windows Support Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Specialist
4 1 (5.88%) Applications Support
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Project Manager
4 1 (5.88%) Service Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Service Desk Analyst
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (5.88%) Technical Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (11.76%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 2 (11.76%) Cryptography
1 2 (11.76%) Data Centre
1 2 (11.76%) Driving Licence
1 2 (11.76%) Enterprise Software
1 2 (11.76%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Life Science
2 1 (5.88%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 10 (58.82%) Windows
2 8 (47.06%) Windows Server
3 4 (23.53%) Windows Server 2012
4 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (11.76%) Windows Server 2003
6 1 (5.88%) Android
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 10
6 1 (5.88%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) ITIL
1 7 (41.18%) Security Patching
2 5 (29.41%) Virtual Environments
3 2 (11.76%) Capacity Management
3 2 (11.76%) Change Management
3 2 (11.76%) Computer Security
3 2 (11.76%) Incident Management
3 2 (11.76%) Information Security
3 2 (11.76%) Patch Management
3 2 (11.76%) Problem Management
3 2 (11.76%) Project Management
3 2 (11.76%) Server Building
3 2 (11.76%) Server Hardening
4 1 (5.88%) Configuration Management
4 1 (5.88%) Mentoring
4 1 (5.88%) Migration
4 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
4 1 (5.88%) Service Design
4 1 (5.88%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 7 (41.18%) SQL
Qualifications
1 6 (35.29%) Security Cleared
2 5 (29.41%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (29.41%) JSP 440
2 2 (11.76%) Disclosure Scotland
2 2 (11.76%) PCI DSS
3 1 (5.88%) ISO/IEC 27001
System Software
1 15 (88.24%) Active Directory
2 10 (58.82%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 8 (47.06%) SCCM
2 6 (35.29%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (29.41%) Backup Exec
3 5 (29.41%) SCOM
3 5 (29.41%) WhatsUp Gold
4 2 (11.76%) Puppet
5 1 (5.88%) HP SIM
Vendors
1 13 (76.47%) VMware
2 12 (70.59%) Microsoft
3 6 (35.29%) Acronis
3 6 (35.29%) Cisco
3 6 (35.29%) Symantec
4 5 (29.41%) F5
4 5 (29.41%) Intel Security
4 5 (29.41%) Lotus
5 3 (17.65%) HP
6 2 (11.76%) arcserve
6 2 (11.76%) SolarWinds
7 1 (5.88%) Apple
7 1 (5.88%) Dell
7 1 (5.88%) Sophos
7 1 (5.88%) Splunk