The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Sunderland region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 25 September 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
25 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 8 7 -
Rank change year-on-year
-1 -
Contract jobs citing WSUS 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunderland 2.86% 4.55% -
As % of the Systems Management category 100.00% 50.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £265 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £275 £288
% change year-on-year
+15.45% -4.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £17.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+143.83% -52.66%
WSUS
Tyne and Wear

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

Systems Management Category
Sunderland
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1 2 7
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Sunderland 2.86% 9.09% 21.88%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Median daily rate - £265 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- -21.48%
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £15.86 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £26.50 £21.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+26.19% -6.66%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Sunderland

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Sunderland

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Sunderland

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Sunderland

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Sunderland

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Sunderland

WSUS
Top 16 Related IT Skills in Sunderland

For the 6 months to 25 September 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 Sunderland region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Sunderland 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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco ASA
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server 2008
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Administrator
1 1 (100.00%) Systems Administrator
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Cisco
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) VMware