The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Somerset region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 31 March 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
31 Mar 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - 44 -
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset - 0.32% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 9.09% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £300 £351 £300
% change year-on-year
-14.52% +17.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.35 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-3.64% +33.42%
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the Somerset region.

Systems Management Category
Somerset
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
13 11 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Somerset 3.78% 3.47% 13.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 4
Average daily rate £313 £450 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-30.55% +20.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £246 £400 £218
10% offered a daily rate of more than £745 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £338
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +3.70%
Number of hourly rates quoted 5 0 8
Average hourly rate £20.19 - £10.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £23.25 £20.25
% change year-on-year
-9.67% +14.81%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Somerset

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Somerset

WSUS
Top 13 Related IT Skills in Somerset

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Somerset by Category

For the 6 months to 31 March 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Somerset 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 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) Apache
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) MySQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) Support Engineer
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) 2nd Line Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) VMware