The first table below looks at the demand for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wiltshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 29 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the Wiltshire region.

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
29 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 56 - 53
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WSUS 5 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.74% - 0.17%
As % of the Systems Management category 5.81% - 2.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Average daily rate
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UK excluding London average daily rate £313 £300 £295
% change year-on-year
+4.16% +1.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.00 £13.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year
+55.55% -10.00%
Systems Management Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
86 25 45
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 12.70% 4.38% 7.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 37 17 30
Average daily rate £350 £388 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-9.67% +10.71%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £270 £202
10% offered a daily rate of more than £470 £525 £461
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 3 6
Average hourly rate £20.06 £30.00 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-33.13% +33.33%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.06 £21.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-6.69% +22.85%
WSUS
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WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WSUS across the Wiltshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Wiltshire

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

WSUS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 29 July 2014. 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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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
Swindon - - - -
WSUS
South West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing WSUS 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 WSUS.

1 8 (100.00%) Windows
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 7 (87.50%) ITIL
3 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
4 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
4 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
4 5 (62.50%) Lumension
4 5 (62.50%) Software Distribution
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 5 (62.50%) Compatibility Testing
4 5 (62.50%) SCCM
4 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
4 5 (62.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
4 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
4 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
4 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
4 5 (62.50%) Software Packaging
4 5 (62.50%) Citrix
4 5 (62.50%) Symantec
4 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
4 5 (62.50%) JSP
5 3 (37.50%) Lync
5 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
5 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
6 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
6 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
6 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
6 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
6 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 29 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wiltshire region citing WSUS 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 WSUS. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 3 (37.50%) Lync
2 2 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 2 (25.00%) MS Exchange
3 1 (12.50%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (62.50%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (25.00%) SAN
2 1 (12.50%) DNS
General
1 5 (62.50%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Integration Engineer
1 5 (62.50%) Systems Integration Engineer
2 2 (25.00%) Service Design Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Service Analyst
2 2 (25.00%) Analyst
3 1 (12.50%) Project Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Operations Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Project Delivery Manager
3 1 (12.50%) Data Protection Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 5 (62.50%) JSP
1 5 (62.50%) Software Packaging
Miscellaneous
1 2 (25.00%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 8 (100.00%) Windows
2 5 (62.50%) Windows 7
3 2 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (87.50%) ITIL
2 5 (62.50%) Vulnerability Assessment
2 5 (62.50%) Compatibility Testing
2 5 (62.50%) ITIL V3
2 5 (62.50%) Software Distribution
3 3 (37.50%) Data Protection
4 2 (25.00%) Capacity Planning
4 2 (25.00%) Infrastructure Management
4 2 (25.00%) Incident Management
4 2 (25.00%) Load Balancing
4 2 (25.00%) Release Management
4 2 (25.00%) Configuration Management
4 2 (25.00%) Change Management
4 2 (25.00%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (25.00%) Security Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (75.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (12.50%) SQL
Qualifications
1 5 (62.50%) SC Cleared
1 5 (62.50%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 5 (62.50%) ISO/IEC 27001
2 2 (25.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (62.50%) Citrix Presentation Server
2 3 (37.50%) Hyper-V
3 2 (25.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (62.50%) SCCM
1 5 (62.50%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 2 (25.00%) SCOrch
2 2 (25.00%) SCSM
2 2 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 8 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 5 (62.50%) Citrix
2 5 (62.50%) Symantec
2 5 (62.50%) Lumension
3 2 (25.00%) Cisco
3 2 (25.00%) 3PAR
3 2 (25.00%) HP
4 1 (12.50%) Dell