The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the West Sussex region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 25 July 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 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 65 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -
Contract jobs citing WSUS 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 0.14% 0.79% -
As % of the Systems Management category 2.38% 18.18% -
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
Median daily rate - £413 -
UK excluding London median daily rate £300 £275 £325
% change year-on-year
+9.09% -15.38%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £29.13 £44.49 £21.00
% change year-on-year
-34.53% +111.85%
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 West Sussex region.

Systems Management Category
West Sussex
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
42 22 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in West Sussex 6.05% 4.35% 14.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 11 37
Median daily rate £365 £400 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.75% +60.00%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £318 £338 £213
10% offered a daily rate of more than £425 £433 £368
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £376 £338
% change year-on-year
+6.33% +11.46%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 3
Median hourly rate £43.00 - £15.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.75 £21.50 £19.25
% change year-on-year
+33.72% +11.68%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in West Sussex

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in West Sussex

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in West Sussex

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in West Sussex

For the 6 months to 25 July 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 West Sussex region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 3 (75.00%) SANS
2 3 (75.00%) Email Filtering
2 3 (75.00%) Security Auditing
2 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
2 3 (75.00%) Mimecast
2 3 (75.00%) BitLocker
2 3 (75.00%) ISMS
2 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
2 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 3 (75.00%) SIEM
2 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 3 (75.00%) Change Control
2 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
2 3 (75.00%) CISSP
2 3 (75.00%) SSCP
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) Information Security
2 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 3 (75.00%) Qualys
2 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
3 1 (25.00%) MS Office
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in West Sussex 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 (25.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 1 (25.00%) MS Excel
1 1 (25.00%) MS Office
Cloud Services
1 3 (75.00%) Mimecast
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) IT Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) IT Security Analyst
1 3 (75.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (50.00%) CISSP Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Server Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Server Support
3 1 (25.00%) Server Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Splunk Analyst
3 1 (25.00%) Support Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Server Engineer
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support
3 1 (25.00%) Wintel Support Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Cyberthreat
1 1 (25.00%) Data Centre
1 1 (25.00%) Driving Licence
1 1 (25.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 7
2 3 (75.00%) Windows 8
2 3 (75.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (75.00%) Change Control
1 3 (75.00%) Continuous Improvement
1 3 (75.00%) E-Commerce
1 3 (75.00%) Email Filtering
1 3 (75.00%) Information Security
1 3 (75.00%) ISMS
1 3 (75.00%) Kalman Filter
1 3 (75.00%) Security Auditing
1 3 (75.00%) SIEM
1 3 (75.00%) Vulnerability Management
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) CISSP
1 3 (75.00%) SANS
1 3 (75.00%) SSCP
2 1 (25.00%) MCSA
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) ISO/IEC 27001
1 3 (75.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) BitLocker
3 1 (25.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) Backup Exec
2 1 (25.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (25.00%) NetBackup
Vendors
1 3 (75.00%) Qualys
1 3 (75.00%) Splunk
2 1 (25.00%) HP
2 1 (25.00%) Intel Security
2 1 (25.00%) VMware