The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the South Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 29 April 2016 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.

3 months to
29 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - 46 -
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 3 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.61% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 6.12% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 0
Average daily rate - £270 -
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £305 £351
% change year-on-year
+14.75% -13.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £22.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
-4.44% +15.38%
WSUS
Yorkshire

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

Systems Management Category
South Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
68 49 41
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 12.45% 10.02% 11.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 52 30 20
Average daily rate £475 £350 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+35.71% -6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £250 £212
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £400 £405
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 1 5
Average hourly rate £22.50 £25.00 £25.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-10.00% -2.91%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in South Yorkshire

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire