Period
to 19 August 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for Patch Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Patch Management over the 6 months to 19 August 2018 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.

Patch Management
East Midlands > Derbyshire
6 months to
19 Aug 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 38 59 44
Rank change year-on-year +21 -15 +9
Contract jobs citing Patch Management 9 2 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 2.09% 0.36% 0.22%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 2.86% 0.43% 0.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 2 0
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £235 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +70.21% - -
East Midlands median daily rate £425 £268 £376
% change year-on-year +58.79% -28.76% -6.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Derbyshire median hourly rate - - -
East Midlands median hourly rate - £30.00 -

Patch Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Derbyshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Derbyshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 315 461 352
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire 73.09% 83.97% 76.36%
Number of daily rates quoted 180 319 202
Derbyshire median daily rate £400 £415 £365
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -3.61% +13.70% +1.39%
10th Percentile £212 £252 £200
90th Percentile £519 £550 £525
East Midlands median daily rate £400 £400 £400
Number of hourly rates quoted 30 8 16
Derbyshire median hourly rate £16.68 £14.20 £13.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +17.46% +9.23% -
10th Percentile £11.92 £13.29 £8.50
90th Percentile £47.55 £15.55 £46.75
East Midlands median hourly rate £15.50 £14.35 £14.50
% change year-on-year +8.01% -1.03% -18.31%

Patch Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Derbyshire

Job postings citing Patch Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Derbyshire.

Job vacancy trend for Patch Management in Derbyshire

Patch Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Derbyshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing Patch Management in Derbyshire.

Contractor daily rate trend for Patch Management in Derbyshire

Patch Management
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in Derbyshire

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing Patch Management in Derbyshire over the 6 months to 19 August 2018.

Contractor daily rate histogram for Patch Management in Derbyshire

Patch Management
Contract Job Locations in Derbyshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Patch Management within the Derbyshire region over the 6 months to 19 August 2018. 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
Derby - 7 £322 -
Chesterfield -11 2 £501 +113.30%
Patch Management
East Midlands

For the 6 months to 19 August 2018, IT contractor jobs citing Patch Management 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 Derbyshire region with a requirement for Patch Management.

1 7 (77.78%) Linux
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
1 7 (77.78%) McAfee
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) WSUS
1 7 (77.78%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (77.78%) F5
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Firepower
2 4 (44.44%) IaaS
3 3 (33.33%) DBS Check
3 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
3 3 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
3 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
4 2 (22.22%) Network Security
4 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
4 2 (22.22%) SuccessFactors
4 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
4 2 (22.22%) Boomi
4 2 (22.22%) Migration
4 2 (22.22%) SAP
4 2 (22.22%) Unix
4 2 (22.22%) SaaS

Patch Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Derbyshire 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:

Cloud Services
1 4 (44.44%) IaaS
2 3 (33.33%) Microsoft Azure
3 2 (22.22%) Boomi
3 2 (22.22%) SaaS
3 2 (22.22%) SuccessFactors
Communications & Networking
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco Firepower
1 7 (77.78%) Firewall
1 7 (77.78%) VPN
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security
Job Titles
1 3 (33.33%) Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Architect
2 2 (22.22%) Network Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Network Security Engineer
2 2 (22.22%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Database Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Operations Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Platform Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Security Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Support Engineer
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Architect
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (11.11%) Technical Solutions Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (33.33%) Self-Motivation
2 2 (22.22%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 7 (77.78%) Linux
2 2 (22.22%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (22.22%) Migration
Qualifications
1 3 (33.33%) BPSS Clearance
1 3 (33.33%) DBS Check
2 2 (22.22%) SC Cleared
2 2 (22.22%) Security Cleared
Systems Management
1 7 (77.78%) McAfee ePO
1 7 (77.78%) WSUS
Vendors
1 7 (77.78%) CheckPoint
1 7 (77.78%) Cisco
1 7 (77.78%) F5
1 7 (77.78%) McAfee
2 2 (22.22%) SAP