Period
to 18 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for WSUS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WSUS over the 6 months to 18 November 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Cambridgeshire > Cambridge
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 55 80
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge - 0.47% 0.10%
As % of the Systems Management category - 5.56% 0.69%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 4
Cambridge median daily rate - - £250
Cambridgeshire median daily rate - - £250
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Cambridge median hourly rate - - -
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate - - -

WSUS is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridge with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cambridge
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 40 54 145
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridge 5.76% 8.54% 15.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 30 105
Cambridge median daily rate £325 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -23.53% +6.25% +18.52%
10th Percentile £175 £308 £310
90th Percentile £443 £601 £508
Cambridgeshire median daily rate £325 £425 £400
% change year-on-year -23.53% +6.25% +26.98%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 5 3
Cambridge median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £60.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +6.06% -72.50% +328.57%
Cambridgeshire median hourly rate £17.50 £16.50 £60.00
% change year-on-year +6.06% -72.50% +321.05%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridge

Job postings citing WSUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridge.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Cambridge

WSUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridge

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WSUS in Cambridge.

Contractor daily rate trend for WSUS in Cambridge

WSUS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridge

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WSUS in Cambridge