The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Surrey region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 24 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
24 Sep 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank - 92 89
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey - 0.21% 0.075%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.44% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £450 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £318 £275 £294
% change year-on-year
+15.45% -6.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 0
Median hourly rate - £16.75 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £43.28 £17.75 £37.50
% change year-on-year
+143.83% -52.66%
WSUS
South East

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

Systems Management Category
Surrey
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
175 209 126
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Surrey 15.30% 14.78% 9.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 136 130 62
Median daily rate £450 £388 £385
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+16.12% +0.64%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £313 £295
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £475 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 7 10
Median hourly rate £27.38 £15.50 £46.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+76.61% -66.84%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £27.00 £20.50 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+31.70% -8.88%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Surrey

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Surrey

For the 6 months to 24 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Backup Exec
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Intel Security
2 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (75.00%) MCSE
2 3 (75.00%) MCSA
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
3 2 (50.00%) MS Office
4 1 (25.00%) Logistics
4 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
4 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
4 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
4 1 (25.00%) Puppet
4 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
4 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
4 1 (25.00%) SIEM
4 1 (25.00%) MapReduce

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Surrey 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 2 (50.00%) MS Exchange
2 1 (25.00%) SharePoint
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
1 2 (50.00%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (25.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (25.00%) Apache Hive
1 1 (25.00%) Hadoop
1 1 (25.00%) MySQL
Job Titles
1 2 (50.00%) Wintel Engineer
1 2 (50.00%) Wintel Support
2 1 (25.00%) ArcSight Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support
2 1 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Support Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Specialist
2 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (25.00%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Contactless
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations Centre
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 1 (25.00%) Debian
3 1 (25.00%) Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
3 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) Business Continuity
1 1 (25.00%) Change Management
1 1 (25.00%) Configuration Management
1 1 (25.00%) CRM
1 1 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
1 1 (25.00%) Logistics
1 1 (25.00%) MapReduce
1 1 (25.00%) Security Hardening
1 1 (25.00%) Security Operations
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 1 (25.00%) C
1 1 (25.00%) Java
1 1 (25.00%) Python
1 1 (25.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) MCSA
1 3 (75.00%) MCSE
1 3 (75.00%) Microsoft Certification
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (25.00%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) Backup Exec
2 3 (75.00%) McAfee ePO
2 3 (75.00%) NetBackup
3 1 (25.00%) ArcSight ESM
3 1 (25.00%) Puppet
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) HP
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Intel Security
3 1 (25.00%) ArcSight
3 1 (25.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (25.00%) Cisco
3 1 (25.00%) Hortonworks
3 1 (25.00%) Juniper
3 1 (25.00%) Palo Alto
3 1 (25.00%) Symantec