Period
to 3 April 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Cambridgeshire 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 3 April 2020 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)
East of England > Cambridgeshire
6 months to
3 Apr 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 69 75 82
Rank change year-on-year +6 +7 -3
Contract jobs citing WSUS 2 4 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 0.25% 0.40% 0.27%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.71% 4.55% 2.50%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 3 3
Median daily rate £550 £405 £295
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +35.80% +37.29% -
10th Percentile £525 £371 £253
90th Percentile £575 £410 £318
East of England median daily rate £438 £375 £280
% change year-on-year +16.67% +33.93% -34.12%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
East of England 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 Cambridgeshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Cambridgeshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 117 88 120
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire 14.43% 8.81% 10.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 89 54 65
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.56% +12.50% -5.33%
10th Percentile £216 £298 £144
90th Percentile £638 £659 £548
East of England median daily rate £425 £450 £419
% change year-on-year -5.56% +7.46% -4.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 6 5
Median hourly rate £21.00 £94.75 £16.63
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -77.84% +469.75% +0.79%
Median hourly rate £14.50 £17.50 £14.25
% change year-on-year -17.14% +22.81% -13.64%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Cambridgeshire

Job postings citing WSUS as a proportion of all IT jobs advertised in Cambridgeshire.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Cambridgeshire

WSUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average daily rate quoted in jobs citing WSUS in Cambridgeshire.

Daily rate trend for WSUS in Cambridgeshire

WSUS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Cambridgeshire

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing WSUS in Cambridgeshire.

Hourly rate trend for WSUS in Cambridgeshire

WSUS
Contract Job Locations in Cambridgeshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Cambridgeshire region over the 6 months to 3 April 2020. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Cambridge - 1 - -
WSUS
East of England

For the 6 months to 3 April 2020, IT contractor jobs citing WSUS also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the absolute number co-occurrences and as a proportion of all contract job ads across the Cambridgeshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 2 (100.00%) SQL
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
1 2 (100.00%) IIS
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) C#
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
2 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Cambridgeshire 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 2 (100.00%) IIS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (100.00%) DHCP
Job Titles
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) .NET Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# .NET Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (100.00%) C# Software Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Developer
1 2 (100.00%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (100.00%) .NET
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Agile Software Development
1 2 (100.00%) MVC
Programming Languages
1 2 (100.00%) C#
1 2 (100.00%) SQL
2 1 (50.00%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 1 (50.00%) Security Cleared