The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Milton Keynes region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 10 December 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
10 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 53 66 74
Rank change year-on-year
+13 +8
Contract jobs citing WSUS 3 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 0.49% 0.22% 0.11%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.61% 1.67% 0.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 1 1
Median daily rate £235 £390 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.74% -8.23%
UK excluding London median daily rate £323 £328 £400
% change year-on-year
-1.52% -18.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £20.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+116.40% -46.66%
WSUS
Buckinghamshire

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

Systems Management Category
Milton Keynes
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
83 120 130
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Milton Keynes 13.65% 13.20% 14.82%
Number of daily rates quoted 41 36 61
Median daily rate £464 £350 £275
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+32.50% +27.27%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £235 £177 £132
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £465 £389
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 1
Median hourly rate £11.50 £19.00 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-39.47% -36.66%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.75
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.31%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Milton Keynes

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

WSUS
Top 14 Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 10 December 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Lumension
1 3 (100.00%) Disk Encryption
2 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
2 2 (66.67%) QA
3 1 (33.33%) VPN

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (33.33%) VPN
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Desktop Support Analyst
1 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared Desktop Support
1 2 (66.67%) Support Analyst
2 1 (33.33%) Support Specialist
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Disk Encryption
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Change Management
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (66.67%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Intel Security
1 3 (100.00%) Lumension