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 8 February 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.

Location
3 months to
8 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - 39 -
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 2 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire - 0.59% -
As % of the Systems Management category - 25.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate - - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £373 £325 £334
% change year-on-year
+14.61% -2.62%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 £22.50 £27.20
% change year-on-year
+77.77% -17.27%
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
88 8 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in South Yorkshire 17.60% 2.36% 7.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 62 4 13
Average daily rate £475 £380 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.00% -15.55%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £325 £309
10% offered a daily rate of more than £566 £415 £505
UK excluding London average daily rate £395 £365 £341
% change year-on-year
+8.21% +6.95%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 0 1
Average hourly rate £9.00 - £28.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.75 £21.25 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+35.29% +1.19%

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

WSUS
Top 12 Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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 1 (100.00%) MS Office
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in South Yorkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 8 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the South Yorkshire 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.

Applications
1 1 (100.00%) MS Office
General
1 1 (100.00%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Process Management
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix Certification
1 1 (100.00%) MCSE
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Citrix
1 1 (100.00%) LANDesk
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) VMware