The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Northamptonshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 4 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
4 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - - 46
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire - - 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 6.25%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 1
Median daily rate - - £135
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £325 £400
% change year-on-year
- -18.75%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £20.50 £40.00
% change year-on-year
+111.12% -48.75%
WSUS
East Midlands

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

Systems Management Category
Northamptonshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
55 34 16
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Northamptonshire 10.28% 10.12% 3.91%
Number of daily rates quoted 38 14 8
Median daily rate £350 £456 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-23.28% +40.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £195 £120
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £500 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Median hourly rate £18.38 - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £17.50 £23.63
% change year-on-year
- -25.92%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Northamptonshire

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Northamptonshire