Period
to 18 October 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Glasgow 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 October 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.

Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Scotland > Glasgow
6 months to
18 Oct 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank - 97 90
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 3 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow - 0.22% 0.16%
As % of the Systems Management category - 1.73% 1.32%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Glasgow median daily rate - £390 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +20.00% -
Scotland median daily rate £375 £390 £300
% change year-on-year -3.85% +30.00% +2.13%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Glasgow median hourly rate - - -
Scotland 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 Glasgow with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Glasgow
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 185 173 152
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Glasgow 11.08% 12.82% 12.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 106 78 92
Glasgow median daily rate £400 £400 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +11.11% +12.50%
10th Percentile £200 £263 £176
90th Percentile £538 £550 £450
Scotland median daily rate £400 £400 £330
% change year-on-year - +21.21% +1.54%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 1 0
Glasgow median hourly rate £32.50 £20.00 -
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +62.50% - -
Scotland median hourly rate £21.25 £30.00 £40.00
% change year-on-year -29.17% -25.00% +116.22%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Glasgow

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Glasgow

WSUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Glasgow

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WSUS in Glasgow