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 27 June 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
27 Jun 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 106 122 110
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -12
Contract jobs citing WSUS 7 3 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 0.35% 0.14% 0.39%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.11% 1.13% 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 7
Median daily rate - £412 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +17.68%
UK excluding London median daily rate £308 £291 £325
% change year-on-year
+5.57% -10.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 1
Median hourly rate £34.00 - £189.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £25.75 £40.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year
-35.62% +92.77%
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
332 266 248
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Hampshire 16.72% 12.71% 11.99%
Number of daily rates quoted 182 165 127
Median daily rate £400 £388 £345
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.22% +12.31%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £285
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £463
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £385 £340
% change year-on-year
+3.89% +13.23%
Number of hourly rates quoted 17 9 7
Median hourly rate £35.50 £12.75 £52.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+178.48% -75.71%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.08 £12.50 £23.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £57.50 £20.12 £189.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £34.85 £21.00 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+65.95% +9.09%

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
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 27 June 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
Portsmouth - 5 - -
Basingstoke -6 1 - -
Wallington - 1 - -
WSUS
South East

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Hampshire

For the 6 months to 27 June 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 12 (92.31%) Windows
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Backup Exec
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Intel Security
2 9 (69.23%) Symantec
3 8 (61.54%) SCCM
3 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
4 7 (53.85%) DNS
4 7 (53.85%) ITIL
4 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
5 6 (46.15%) Security Patching
5 6 (46.15%) SQL
5 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
5 6 (46.15%) Firewall
6 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
6 5 (38.46%) Internet
6 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
6 5 (38.46%) LAN
6 5 (38.46%) VoIP
6 5 (38.46%) WAN
6 5 (38.46%) DHCP
6 5 (38.46%) SNMP
6 5 (38.46%) WhatsUp Gold
6 5 (38.46%) SCOM
6 5 (38.46%) JSP 440
6 5 (38.46%) Acronis
6 5 (38.46%) F5

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 2 (15.38%) IIS
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) SaaS
2 1 (7.69%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (53.85%) DNS
2 6 (46.15%) Firewall
3 5 (38.46%) DHCP
3 5 (38.46%) Internet
3 5 (38.46%) LAN
3 5 (38.46%) SNMP
3 5 (38.46%) VoIP
3 5 (38.46%) WAN
4 4 (30.77%) SAN
5 1 (7.69%) Intrusion Detection
5 1 (7.69%) MPLS
5 1 (7.69%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 5 (38.46%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
1 1 (7.69%) Manufacturing
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
Job Titles
1 5 (38.46%) Integration Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Network Integration Engineer
2 3 (23.08%) Wintel Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Support Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Windows Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support
3 2 (15.38%) Wintel Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) 2nd Line Support
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Infrastructure Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Project Manager
4 1 (7.69%) Server Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Server Support
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Integration Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) VMware Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
1 2 (15.38%) Enterprise Software
2 1 (7.69%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (7.69%) Cryptography
2 1 (7.69%) Driving Licence
2 1 (7.69%) Management Information System
2 1 (7.69%) RIA
Operating Systems
1 12 (92.31%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows Server
3 6 (46.15%) Windows Server 2003
4 4 (30.77%) Unix
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (53.85%) ITIL
2 6 (46.15%) Security Patching
3 5 (38.46%) Virtual Environments
4 4 (30.77%) Power Management
5 1 (7.69%) Capacity Management
5 1 (7.69%) Change Management
5 1 (7.69%) Computer Security
5 1 (7.69%) Configuration Management
5 1 (7.69%) Incident Management
5 1 (7.69%) Information Security
5 1 (7.69%) Migration
5 1 (7.69%) Patch Management
5 1 (7.69%) Problem Management
5 1 (7.69%) Programme Management
5 1 (7.69%) Project Management
5 1 (7.69%) Server Hardening
5 1 (7.69%) Service Design
5 1 (7.69%) SIEM
5 1 (7.69%) Software Distribution
5 1 (7.69%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (46.15%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (23.08%) SC Cleared
1 3 (23.08%) Security Cleared
2 1 (7.69%) CISSP
2 1 (7.69%) GCIH
2 1 (7.69%) GIAC
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (38.46%) JSP 440
2 1 (7.69%) Disclosure Scotland
2 1 (7.69%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 12 (92.31%) Active Directory
2 8 (61.54%) VMware Infrastructure
3 4 (30.77%) VMware ESX
3 4 (30.77%) VMware Workstation
Systems Management
1 9 (69.23%) Backup Exec
2 8 (61.54%) SCCM
3 5 (38.46%) Norton AntiVirus
3 5 (38.46%) SCOM
3 5 (38.46%) WhatsUp Gold
4 1 (7.69%) Puppet
Vendors
1 12 (92.31%) VMware
2 9 (69.23%) Cisco
2 9 (69.23%) Intel Security
2 9 (69.23%) Microsoft
2 9 (69.23%) Symantec
3 5 (38.46%) Acronis
3 5 (38.46%) F5
4 2 (15.38%) HP