The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Kent region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 24 August 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
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - 46 -
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent - 0.67% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 5.41% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £315 £280 £293
% change year-on-year
+12.50% -4.27%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £35.50 £58.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-39.57% +179.76%
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 Kent region.

Systems Management Category
Kent
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
18 37 37
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Kent 6.84% 12.46% 12.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 16 31
Median daily rate £403 £363 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.03% -9.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £143 £266 £269
10% offered a daily rate of more than £457 £550 £505
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 1
Median hourly rate - £10.00 £17.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -41.17%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £21.07 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.87% +8.06%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Kent

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Kent

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Kent

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Kent

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Kent

For the 6 months to 24 August 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 Kent region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) Grid Computing
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Kent 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 1 (100.00%) IIS
Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LDAP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) VLAN
1 1 (100.00%) VPN
General
1 1 (100.00%) Banking
1 1 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Server Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Grid Computing
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Unix
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Contingency Planning
1 1 (100.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) Perl
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) VMware ESX
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) XenServer
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware