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 22 May 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
22 May 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Rank 52 57 -
Rank change year-on-year
+5 -
Contract jobs citing WSUS 3 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 0.48% 0.16% -
As % of the Systems Management category 7.89% 3.13% -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £275 £325 £270
% change year-on-year
-15.38% +20.37%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £40.00 - £18.19
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
38 32 31
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wiltshire 6.11% 4.96% 6.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 25
Average daily rate £375 £457 £428
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-17.85% +6.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £305 £372 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £406 £500 £520
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 1 0
Average hourly rate £20.19 £17.50 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+15.34% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 22 May 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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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
Chippenham - 1 £350 -
Corsham - 1 £365 -
WSUS
South West

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Wiltshire

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (75.00%) Multicast
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
2 3 (75.00%) Java
2 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
3 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee
3 2 (50.00%) Telecoms

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Wiltshire by Category

For the 6 months to 22 May 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
2 3 (75.00%) Exchange Server 2003
2 3 (75.00%) IIS
3 1 (25.00%) Lync
3 1 (25.00%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (25.00%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
3 1 (25.00%) Apache
3 1 (25.00%) Tomcat
Applications
1 2 (50.00%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 4 (100.00%) DNS
2 3 (75.00%) NAS
2 3 (75.00%) Multicast
2 3 (75.00%) Firewall
2 3 (75.00%) VLAN
2 3 (75.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (75.00%) SAN
2 3 (75.00%) DHCP
3 1 (25.00%) SSL
3 1 (25.00%) HTTP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (75.00%) SQL Server
General
1 2 (50.00%) Telecoms
2 1 (25.00%) Finance
2 1 (25.00%) Banking
Job Titles
1 3 (75.00%) Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Designer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Senior Infrastructure Engineer
2 1 (25.00%) Infrastructure Designer
2 1 (25.00%) Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Support Analyst
2 1 (25.00%) Solutions Designer
2 1 (25.00%) 2nd Line Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (75.00%) J2EE
2 1 (25.00%) HTML
2 1 (25.00%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (25.00%) Blackberry
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (25.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (25.00%) Windows 2000
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL V3
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Monitoring
1 1 (25.00%) ITSM
1 1 (25.00%) Performance Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Management
1 1 (25.00%) Service Delivery
1 1 (25.00%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (75.00%) Java
Qualifications
1 3 (75.00%) SC Cleared
1 3 (75.00%) Security Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) DV Cleared
2 1 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (25.00%) MCSE
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (75.00%) VMware ESXi
2 3 (75.00%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (25.00%) Forefront TMG
3 1 (25.00%) Xen
3 1 (25.00%) ISA Server
3 1 (25.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 2 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (25.00%) SCCM
2 1 (25.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) VMware
2 3 (75.00%) Dell
2 3 (75.00%) Cisco
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
3 2 (50.00%) Microsoft
3 2 (50.00%) McAfee