The table below looks at the statistics 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 28 August 2015 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
28 Aug 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 54 60 -
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -
Contract jobs citing WSUS 11 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 1.42% 0.57% -
As % of the Systems Management category 17.19% 3.81% -
Number of daily rates quoted 6 0 0
Average daily rate
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£475 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £280 £285 £305
% change year-on-year
-1.75% -6.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £162.50 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £44.49 £21.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year
+111.85% +16.66%
WSUS
South West

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

Systems Management Category
Wiltshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
64 105 26
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 8.25% 14.96% 4.64%
Number of daily rates quoted 26 46 15
Average daily rate £400 £363 £394
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.34% -7.93%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £203 £249
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £340
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 6 7 4
Average hourly rate £19.03 £19.53 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-2.56% +26.00%
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £19.91 £20.00
% change year-on-year
+7.98% -0.45%

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
Daily Rate Histogram in Wiltshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WSUS across the Wiltshire region over the 3 months to 28 August 2015.

WSUS Daily Rate Histogram 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 28 August 2015. 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 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
Swindon - 8 £550 -
Malmesbury - 2 - -
WSUS
South West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
3 9 (64.29%) DNS
3 9 (64.29%) DHCP
3 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
3 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
3 9 (64.29%) VMware ESXi
3 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
4 8 (57.14%) SCCM
5 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
5 7 (50.00%) ITIL
6 6 (42.86%) Client/Server
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
6 6 (42.86%) DFS Replication
6 6 (42.86%) Lync
6 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
6 6 (42.86%) SCOM
6 6 (42.86%) SCVMM
6 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
6 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
6 6 (42.86%) SCOrch
6 6 (42.86%) SCSM
6 6 (42.86%) User Experience
7 4 (28.57%) Dell
7 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
7 4 (28.57%) SCDPM
8 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
8 3 (21.43%) Multicast
8 3 (21.43%) NAS

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 28 August 2015, 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 6 (42.86%) Lync
1 6 (42.86%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (21.43%) MS Exchange
2 3 (21.43%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (21.43%) IIS
3 1 (7.14%) Apache
3 1 (7.14%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.14%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (14.29%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 9 (64.29%) DHCP
1 9 (64.29%) DNS
2 3 (21.43%) SAN
2 3 (21.43%) Firewall
2 3 (21.43%) VLAN
2 3 (21.43%) NAS
2 3 (21.43%) Multicast
2 3 (21.43%) TCP/IP
3 1 (7.14%) SSL
3 1 (7.14%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (21.43%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (21.43%) Finance
2 1 (7.14%) Banking
2 1 (7.14%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 5 (35.71%) Analyst
1 5 (35.71%) Technical Analyst
2 4 (28.57%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Server Engineer
3 3 (21.43%) Senior Technical Analyst
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server Engineer
4 2 (14.29%) Windows Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Designer
5 1 (7.14%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
5 1 (7.14%) Solutions Designer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (21.43%) J2EE
2 1 (7.14%) XML
2 1 (7.14%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (42.86%) Client/Server
1 6 (42.86%) User Experience
2 3 (21.43%) Data Centre
3 2 (14.29%) Device Driver
4 1 (7.14%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 14 (100.00%) Windows
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2008
2 9 (64.29%) Windows 7
2 9 (64.29%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (21.43%) Windows Server 2003
4 2 (14.29%) Windows 8
4 2 (14.29%) Windows XP
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (50.00%) ITIL
2 6 (42.86%) Data Protection
3 3 (21.43%) Migration
4 2 (14.29%) WFM
4 2 (14.29%) Service Management
5 1 (7.14%) Service Delivery
5 1 (7.14%) ITSM
5 1 (7.14%) ITIL V3
5 1 (7.14%) Infrastructure Management
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (7.14%) Performance Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (21.43%) Java
2 2 (14.29%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 9 (64.29%) Security Cleared
2 7 (50.00%) DV Cleared
3 3 (21.43%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 12 (85.71%) Active Directory
2 9 (64.29%) VMware ESXi
3 6 (42.86%) DFS Replication
3 6 (42.86%) Microsoft App-V
4 4 (28.57%) Hyper-V
5 3 (21.43%) VMware Infrastructure
6 1 (7.14%) NFS
6 1 (7.14%) Xen
Systems Management
1 8 (57.14%) SCCM
2 6 (42.86%) SCOM
2 6 (42.86%) SCVMM
2 6 (42.86%) SCOrch
2 6 (42.86%) SCSM
3 4 (28.57%) SCDPM
4 2 (14.29%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 6 (42.86%) Microsoft
2 4 (28.57%) Dell
3 3 (21.43%) Oracle
3 3 (21.43%) Cisco
3 3 (21.43%) VMware
4 2 (14.29%) McAfee
5 1 (7.14%) ArcSight
5 1 (7.14%) Lumension