The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 3 July 2015 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
3 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 388 372 389
Rank change year-on-year
-16 +17
Contract jobs citing WSUS 36 40 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.15% 0.17% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.98% 2.23% 1.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 34 17
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£325 £333 £438
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.25% -24.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £247 £328
10% offered a daily rate of more than £345 £463 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £288 £325 £300
% change year-on-year
-11.53% +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £29.10 £21.00 £16.19
% change year-on-year
+38.57% +29.72%
WSUS
England

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

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1817 1795 1532
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.79% 7.83% 6.55%
Number of daily rates quoted 1240 1164 1001
Average daily rate £438 £420 £416
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+4.28% +0.90%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £270 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £338
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 26 21 41
Average hourly rate £20.00 £19.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.26% -15.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.60 £15.30
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.00 £33.20 £41.85
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £18.75 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+12.00% -10.71%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WSUS across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in London

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in London

WSUS
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSUS across the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015.

WSUS Daily Rate Histogram in London

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in London

WSUS
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the London region over the 3 months to 3 July 2015. 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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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
City of London -4 11 £320 -
WSUS
England

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 45 (75.00%) Active Directory
3 36 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
5 30 (50.00%) MS Exchange
5 30 (50.00%) LAN
5 30 (50.00%) VMware
6 29 (48.33%) Windows Server 2003
7 27 (45.00%) WAN
7 27 (45.00%) Windows 7
8 24 (40.00%) Cisco
8 24 (40.00%) Firewall
9 23 (38.33%) MS Office
9 23 (38.33%) Blackberry
10 22 (36.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
10 22 (36.67%) CheckPoint
11 20 (33.33%) Service Management
11 20 (33.33%) BIG-IP
11 20 (33.33%) NLBS
11 20 (33.33%) DSL
11 20 (33.33%) MPLS
11 20 (33.33%) Problem Management
11 20 (33.33%) Performance Management
12 19 (31.67%) Business Continuity Planning
12 19 (31.67%) BCP
12 19 (31.67%) ITIL
12 19 (31.67%) Disaster Recovery
12 19 (31.67%) Business Continuity
13 16 (26.67%) ITSM
14 14 (23.33%) Perl

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 3 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the London 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 30 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 22 (36.67%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 7 (11.67%) Exchange Server 2010
4 4 (6.67%) IIS
5 3 (5.00%) Exchange Server 2007
5 3 (5.00%) Lync
6 2 (3.33%) SharePoint
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2013
7 1 (1.67%) JBoss
7 1 (1.67%) Apache
7 1 (1.67%) Exchange Server 2003
Applications
1 23 (38.33%) MS Office
2 3 (5.00%) MS Excel
Cloud Services
1 4 (6.67%) Office 365
2 3 (5.00%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (3.33%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.67%) PaaS
4 1 (1.67%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 30 (50.00%) LAN
2 27 (45.00%) WAN
3 24 (40.00%) Firewall
4 20 (33.33%) DSL
4 20 (33.33%) MPLS
4 20 (33.33%) BIG-IP
5 8 (13.33%) SAN
6 7 (11.67%) DNS
7 5 (8.33%) DHCP
7 5 (8.33%) VPN
8 4 (6.67%) Wireless
9 3 (5.00%) WLAN
10 2 (3.33%) VoIP
10 2 (3.33%) TCP/IP
10 2 (3.33%) Wi-Fi
10 2 (3.33%) Cisco ASA
11 1 (1.67%) IPsec
11 1 (1.67%) IP Telephony
11 1 (1.67%) Network Security
11 1 (1.67%) Internet
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (21.67%) SQL Server
2 8 (13.33%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 6 (10.00%) Sybase ASE
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Integration Services
3 6 (10.00%) SQL Server Analysis Services
3 6 (10.00%) MongoDB
3 6 (10.00%) Oracle Database
4 2 (3.33%) SQL Server 2008
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2012
5 1 (1.67%) SQL Server 2005
Development Applications
1 3 (5.00%) MSI
General
1 4 (6.67%) Finance
2 1 (1.67%) Financial Institution
2 1 (1.67%) Front Office
2 1 (1.67%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 22 (36.67%) Administrator
2 15 (25.00%) Analyst
3 14 (23.33%) Systems Administrator
3 14 (23.33%) 3rd Line Support
4 11 (18.33%) Operations Analyst
5 7 (11.67%) Support Engineer
6 6 (10.00%) DBA
6 6 (10.00%) Sybase DBA
6 6 (10.00%) Oracle DBA
7 5 (8.33%) Systems Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) Infrastructure Engineer
7 5 (8.33%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) Operations Engineer
8 3 (5.00%) 2nd Line Support
8 3 (5.00%) Support Analyst
8 3 (5.00%) Desktop Support
9 2 (3.33%) Linux Systems Administrator
9 2 (3.33%) Linux Administrator
9 2 (3.33%) SCCM Administrator
9 2 (3.33%) Citrix Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (1.67%) .NET
1 1 (1.67%) COM
1 1 (1.67%) FIX Protocol
1 1 (1.67%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 23 (38.33%) Blackberry
2 11 (18.33%) Analytical Skills
3 10 (16.67%) Thin Client
3 10 (16.67%) Fat Client
4 6 (10.00%) Replication
5 1 (1.67%) Clustering
5 1 (1.67%) Equities
5 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information
5 1 (1.67%) Freedom of Information Act
5 1 (1.67%) Computer Science
5 1 (1.67%) iPhone
5 1 (1.67%) Management Information System
5 1 (1.67%) Handset
5 1 (1.67%) Public Cloud
5 1 (1.67%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 54 (90.00%) Windows
2 36 (60.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 29 (48.33%) Windows Server 2003
4 27 (45.00%) Windows 7
5 13 (21.67%) Mac OS X Server
6 11 (18.33%) Linux
7 9 (15.00%) Ubuntu
8 6 (10.00%) Mac OS X
9 4 (6.67%) Windows Server 2012
10 3 (5.00%) Windows 8
11 2 (3.33%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
12 1 (1.67%) Android
12 1 (1.67%) Apple iOS
12 1 (1.67%) UNIX
12 1 (1.67%) Windows XP
12 1 (1.67%) Solaris
Processes & Methodologies
1 20 (33.33%) Service Management
1 20 (33.33%) Problem Management
1 20 (33.33%) Performance Management
2 19 (31.67%) Business Continuity
2 19 (31.67%) Disaster Recovery
2 19 (31.67%) ITIL
2 19 (31.67%) BCP
2 19 (31.67%) Business Continuity Planning
3 16 (26.67%) ITSM
4 13 (21.67%) Open Source
5 9 (15.00%) Configuration Management
6 6 (10.00%) Release Management
7 3 (5.00%) Change Management
8 2 (3.33%) Continuous Improvement
8 2 (3.33%) Security Patching
8 2 (3.33%) Migration
9 1 (1.67%) Server Building
9 1 (1.67%) Change Control
9 1 (1.67%) Performance Monitoring
9 1 (1.67%) Server Patching
Programming Languages
1 14 (23.33%) Perl
2 13 (21.67%) Python
2 13 (21.67%) Shell Script
3 7 (11.67%) SQL
4 5 (8.33%) PowerShell
5 2 (3.33%) VBScript
5 2 (3.33%) VB
Qualifications
1 12 (20.00%) Security Cleared
2 11 (18.33%) SC Cleared
3 3 (5.00%) DV Cleared
4 1 (1.67%) MCP
4 1 (1.67%) MCSE
4 1 (1.67%) CCNA
4 1 (1.67%) Cisco Certification
4 1 (1.67%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (1.67%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
4 1 (1.67%) MCDST
4 1 (1.67%) Degree
System Software
1 45 (75.00%) Active Directory
2 20 (33.33%) NLBS
3 13 (21.67%) Samba
4 12 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
4 12 (20.00%) Hyper-V
5 9 (15.00%) Xen
6 8 (13.33%) XenApp
7 5 (8.33%) Citrix Presentation Server
8 2 (3.33%) VMware ESX
9 1 (1.67%) Microsoft App-V
9 1 (1.67%) ISA Server
9 1 (1.67%) vSphere
9 1 (1.67%) Forefront TMG
9 1 (1.67%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 9 (15.00%) Puppet
2 6 (10.00%) SCCM
3 3 (5.00%) SCOM
4 2 (3.33%) McAfee ePO
5 1 (1.67%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (1.67%) Opsview
5 1 (1.67%) SCVMM
5 1 (1.67%) Nagios
5 1 (1.67%) ARCserve
5 1 (1.67%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 32 (53.33%) Microsoft
2 30 (50.00%) VMware
3 24 (40.00%) Cisco
4 22 (36.67%) CheckPoint
5 13 (21.67%) Citrix
5 13 (21.67%) Apple
6 7 (11.67%) Oracle
7 6 (10.00%) Sybase
7 6 (10.00%) McAfee
8 3 (5.00%) HP
9 2 (3.33%) Red Hat
9 2 (3.33%) Mitel
10 1 (1.67%) Veeam
10 1 (1.67%) MobileIron
10 1 (1.67%) Sophos
10 1 (1.67%) Clearswift
10 1 (1.67%) NetApp
10 1 (1.67%) Dell
10 1 (1.67%) SAP
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