The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Hampshire 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 119 101 98
Rank change year-on-year
-18 -3
Contract jobs citing WSUS 2 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.091% 0.12% 0.064%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.64% 1.08% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
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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 £40.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.75 £22.40 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+32.81% -10.40%
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
314 186 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 14.29% 10.99% 8.34%
Number of daily rates quoted 151 93 67
Average daily rate £360 £360 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- -4.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £270 £265 £273
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £449 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £335 £350
% change year-on-year
+8.20% -4.28%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 6 10
Average hourly rate £16.72 £18.50 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-9.62% +5.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.65 £14.00 £15.17
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.03 £155.00 £39.30
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 Hampshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WSUS across the Hampshire region as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Hampshire 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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statistics and historical trends)
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
Basingstoke - - - -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (71.43%) DHCP
2 5 (71.43%) DNS
2 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
2 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
2 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 5 (71.43%) vSphere
3 4 (57.14%) Degree
3 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 4 (57.14%) Coaching
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
3 4 (57.14%) ITIL
3 4 (57.14%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
4 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
4 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
4 3 (42.86%) MOF
4 3 (42.86%) Project Management
4 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
4 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 3 (42.86%) Lync
4 3 (42.86%) BS7799
4 3 (42.86%) MCITP
4 3 (42.86%) SCCM
4 3 (42.86%) SCOM
4 3 (42.86%) Time Management
4 3 (42.86%) QMS
5 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
5 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Hampshire by Category

For the 6 months to 19 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Hampshire 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 3 (42.86%) MS Exchange
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (42.86%) Lync
2 2 (28.57%) IIS
3 1 (14.29%) Apache
3 1 (14.29%) Tomcat
Applications
1 3 (42.86%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 5 (71.43%) DHCP
1 5 (71.43%) DNS
1 5 (71.43%) SAN
2 2 (28.57%) VLAN
2 2 (28.57%) SSL
2 2 (28.57%) TCP/IP
2 2 (28.57%) Kerberos
3 1 (14.29%) LDAP
3 1 (14.29%) SNMP
3 1 (14.29%) HTTP
General
1 2 (28.57%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Exchange Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Microsoft Specialist
2 2 (28.57%) Consultant
2 2 (28.57%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (14.29%) Implementation Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Infrastructure Specialist
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (14.29%) OLE
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Replication
2 1 (14.29%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows 7
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (28.57%) Windows Server 2003
4 1 (14.29%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (57.14%) Coaching
1 4 (57.14%) ITIL
2 3 (42.86%) MOF
2 3 (42.86%) Project Management
2 3 (42.86%) Time Management
2 3 (42.86%) QMS
3 2 (28.57%) Configuration Management
3 2 (28.57%) Root Cause Analysis
3 2 (28.57%) Process Management
4 1 (14.29%) Document Management
Programming Languages
1 2 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 1 (14.29%) C
Qualifications
1 4 (57.14%) Degree
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft Certification
1 4 (57.14%) MCSE
2 3 (42.86%) MCITP
3 2 (28.57%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) Security Cleared
4 1 (14.29%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (42.86%) ISO 9001
1 3 (42.86%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (42.86%) BS7799
System Software
1 5 (71.43%) Active Directory
1 5 (71.43%) vSphere
2 1 (14.29%) Samba
2 1 (14.29%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 3 (42.86%) SCCM
1 3 (42.86%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (71.43%) Microsoft
1 5 (71.43%) VMware
2 1 (14.29%) IBM
2 1 (14.29%) Sun
2 1 (14.29%) HP
2 1 (14.29%) Dell
2 1 (14.29%) EMC
2 1 (14.29%) NetApp