The table below looks at the statistics for Sysprep skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Sysprep over the 3 months to 5 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Microsoft Sysprep
Rank 615 - 577
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Sysprep 4 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.008% - 0.004%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.092% - 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Average daily rate - - £161
UK excluding London average daily rate - - £161
Number of hourly rates quoted 4 0 0
Average hourly rate £20.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £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
4367 4284 3710
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 8.49% 8.46% 7.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 2768 2550 2096
Average daily rate £430 £425 £385
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+1.17% +10.38%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £260 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 132 138 140
Average hourly rate £27.75 £18.70 £19.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+48.39% -1.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £46.00 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

Sysprep
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Sysprep within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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
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 4 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sysprep within the UK over the 3 months to 5 February 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Leatherhead - 4 - -
Surrey - 4 - -
South East - 4 - -
England - 4 - -

Sysprep
Top 21 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sysprep 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 Sysprep.

1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 7 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 7 (100.00%) MCP
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 7 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 6 (85.71%) WSUS
3 2 (28.57%) Wireless
3 2 (28.57%) WAP
4 1 (14.29%) MCITP

Sysprep
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK citing Sysprep 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 Sysprep. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 7 (100.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 7 (100.00%) DHCP
1 7 (100.00%) DNS
1 7 (100.00%) Firewall
1 7 (100.00%) VPN
2 2 (28.57%) Wireless
Job Titles
1 6 (85.71%) Network Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Field Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Field Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Network Field Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Network Support
2 5 (71.43%) Network Support Engineer
2 5 (71.43%) Support Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) IT Engineer
3 3 (42.86%) IT Support
3 3 (42.86%) IT Support Engineer
4 2 (28.57%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support
5 1 (14.29%) Desktop Support Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Remote Desktop Support
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Server Engineer
5 1 (14.29%) Windows Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (28.57%) WAP
Operating Systems
1 7 (100.00%) Windows
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 7 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 7 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) DBS Check
1 7 (100.00%) MCP
1 7 (100.00%) MCSE
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 7 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 7 (100.00%) ISA Server
Systems Management
1 6 (85.71%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (100.00%) Microsoft