Period
to 20 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East Midlands 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 20 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)
England > East Midlands
6 months to
20 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 150 144
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands - 0.031% 0.031%
As % of the Systems Management category - 0.45% 0.44%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 0
East Midlands median daily rate - £238 -
England median daily rate £350 £325 £300
% change year-on-year +7.69% +8.33% -6.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
East Midlands median hourly rate - - -
England median hourly rate £20.00 £43.00 £18.00
% change year-on-year -53.49% +138.89% -25.77%

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 the East Midlands with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
East Midlands
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 227 221 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands 7.12% 6.80% 7.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 146 137 119
East Midlands median daily rate £350 £380 £413
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -7.89% -7.88% +17.86%
10th Percentile £235 £231 £262
90th Percentile £491 £593 £528
England median daily rate £475 £450 £413
% change year-on-year +5.56% +9.09% +3.77%
Number of hourly rates quoted 14 17 11
East Midlands median hourly rate £14.10 £18.75 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -24.80% +38.89% -12.90%
10th Percentile £10.69 £12.96 £10.50
90th Percentile £20.25 £25.25 £20.50
England median hourly rate £17.07 £20.73 £20.00
% change year-on-year -17.67% +3.65% +2.56%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in the East Midlands

Job postings citing WSUS as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in the East Midlands.

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in the East Midlands

WSUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WSUS in the East Midlands

WSUS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East Midlands

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WSUS in the East Midlands