The table below looks at the statistics for WSUS skills in IT contracts advertised for the Yorkshire region. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 26 February 2017 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
26 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
England / Yorkshire
Rank - - 125
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 0 5
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire - - 0.19%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 3.23%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 2
Median daily rate - - £400
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £389 £320
% change year-on-year
-9.96% +21.48%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £45.50 £43.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+5.81% +91.11%

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

Systems Management Category
Yorkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
240 343 155
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Yorkshire 11.13% 12.16% 6.02%
Number of daily rates quoted 160 236 86
Median daily rate £425 £455 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-6.59% +25.51%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £316 £309 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £370
% change year-on-year
+2.50% +8.10%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 8 5
Median hourly rate £21.25 £12.72 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+67.12% -32.18%
UK excluding London median hourly rate £21.00 £28.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year
-25.00% +24.44%

WSUS
Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

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

WSUS Jobs Demand Trend in Yorkshire

WSUS
Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WSUS Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WSUS
Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

WSUS Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

WSUS
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Yorkshire

For the 6 months to 26 February 2017, 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 5 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile Device Management
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
2 4 (80.00%) Network Security
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
2 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (80.00%) Firewall
2 4 (80.00%) Law
2 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
2 4 (80.00%) DHCP
2 4 (80.00%) DNS
2 4 (80.00%) NetVault Backup
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Disk Encryption
3 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10

WSUS
Top Related IT Skills in Yorkshire 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 4 (80.00%) Exchange Server 2010
1 4 (80.00%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (100.00%) MS Office
2 4 (80.00%) MS Excel
2 4 (80.00%) MS PowerPoint
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) DHCP
1 4 (80.00%) DNS
1 4 (80.00%) Firewall
1 4 (80.00%) Network Security
Development Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MSI
General
1 4 (80.00%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (80.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 1 (20.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 1 (20.00%) Windows 10
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) Disk Encryption
2 4 (80.00%) Mobile Device Management
3 1 (20.00%) Application Packaging
3 1 (20.00%) Application Virtualisation
3 1 (20.00%) Change Management
3 1 (20.00%) Migration
3 1 (20.00%) Server Building
Programming Languages
1 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (20.00%) VB
1 1 (20.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESX
3 1 (20.00%) Microsoft App-V
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Backup Exec
2 4 (80.00%) NetVault Backup
2 4 (80.00%) Norton AntiVirus
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Dell
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec