The table below looks at the statistics for Sysprep skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sysprep over the 3 months to 7 December 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
7 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Sysprep
Rank 623 639 629
Rank change year-on-year
+16 -10
Contract jobs citing Sysprep 7 5 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.014% 0.009% 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.13% 0.11% 0.040%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Median daily rate £275 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £294 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 5 2
Median hourly rate - £20.00 £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £20.00 £20.00

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
5419 4625 5053
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.87% 8.34% 8.95%
Number of daily rates quoted 3477 2830 3122
Median daily rate £475 £428 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.11% +6.87%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £598 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 164 171
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £23.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -23.40%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £52.70 £40.00 £44.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £23.88
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -26.70%

Sysprep
Jobs Demand Trend

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

Sysprep Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

Sysprep
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing Sysprep within the UK.

Sysprep Daily Rate Trend in the UK

Sysprep
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Sysprep within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016.

Sysprep Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

Sysprep
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing Sysprep within the UK.

Sysprep Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

Sysprep
Top 8 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sysprep within the UK over the 3 months to 7 December 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
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statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +26 7 £275 - 3
South East +28 3 £390 -
Banbury - 3 £390 -
Oxfordshire - 3 £390 -
London - 2 £250 - 3
North West - 2 £188 -
Cheshire - 2 £188 -
Chester - 2 £188 -

Sysprep
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 7 December 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Sysprep also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for Sysprep.

1 7 (77.78%) Windows
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
2 6 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
3 5 (55.56%) MSI
4 3 (33.33%) WSUS
4 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
5 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
5 2 (22.22%) Remediation Plan
5 2 (22.22%) Finance
5 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
5 2 (22.22%) Software Distribution
5 2 (22.22%) Migration
5 2 (22.22%) VMware
5 2 (22.22%) LANDesk
5 2 (22.22%) VBScript
5 2 (22.22%) ITIL
5 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
6 1 (11.11%) CCIE
6 1 (11.11%) CCNP
6 1 (11.11%) CCNA
6 1 (11.11%) MCP
6 1 (11.11%) VB
6 1 (11.11%) MS Office
6 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
6 1 (11.11%) Change Management
6 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
6 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
6 1 (11.11%) MS Exchange

Sysprep
Top Related IT Skills 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 (11.11%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (11.11%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (11.11%) Office 365
Development Applications
1 5 (55.56%) MSI
General
1 2 (22.22%) Finance
2 1 (11.11%) Advertising
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (11.11%) Analyst
2 1 (11.11%) Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) Design Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Implementation Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) IT Support
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM Consultant
2 1 (11.11%) SCCM Specialist
2 1 (11.11%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (11.11%) Support Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (11.11%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Windows
2 6 (66.67%) Windows 7
3 2 (22.22%) Windows 10
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (11.11%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (66.67%) Application Packaging
2 2 (22.22%) ITIL
2 2 (22.22%) Migration
2 2 (22.22%) Remediation Plan
2 2 (22.22%) Software Distribution
3 1 (11.11%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (11.11%) Change Management
3 1 (11.11%) Data Migration
3 1 (11.11%) High Availability
3 1 (11.11%) Line Management
3 1 (11.11%) Patch Management
3 1 (11.11%) Performance Tuning
3 1 (11.11%) Release Management
3 1 (11.11%) Security Hardening
3 1 (11.11%) Security Patching
3 1 (11.11%) SIEM
Programming Languages
1 2 (22.22%) PowerShell
1 2 (22.22%) VBScript
2 1 (11.11%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (11.11%) CCIE
1 1 (11.11%) CCNA
1 1 (11.11%) CCNP
1 1 (11.11%) Cisco Certification
1 1 (11.11%) GISP
1 1 (11.11%) MCP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (11.11%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (11.11%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (55.56%) Active Directory
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (11.11%) Hyper-V
3 1 (11.11%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (11.11%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) SCCM
2 3 (33.33%) WSUS
3 1 (11.11%) AirWatch
3 1 (11.11%) McAfee ePO
3 1 (11.11%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 2 (22.22%) LANDesk
1 2 (22.22%) Microsoft
1 2 (22.22%) VMware
2 1 (11.11%) AppSense
2 1 (11.11%) Intel Security
2 1 (11.11%) Qualys
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