Period
to 24 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Gloucestershire 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 24 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)
South West > Gloucestershire
6 months to
24 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank - 78 80
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 2 2
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire - 0.22% 0.20%
As % of the Systems Management category - 2.86% 2.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 2 2
Gloucestershire median daily rate - £325 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +8.33% -29.41%
South West median daily rate £250 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -23.08% - +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate - - -
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £152.50 £131.25
% change year-on-year -72.13% +16.19% +228.13%

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 Gloucestershire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Gloucestershire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 47 70 76
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Gloucestershire 7.08% 7.67% 7.60%
Number of daily rates quoted 32 43 51
Gloucestershire median daily rate £313 £375 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -16.67% -7.98% +1.88%
10th Percentile £185 £251 £225
90th Percentile £538 £504 £500
South West median daily rate £410 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +9.33% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 0
Gloucestershire median hourly rate £22.00 - -
South West median hourly rate £23.75 £34.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -30.15% +51.11% -2.70%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Gloucestershire

WSUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Gloucestershire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WSUS in Gloucestershire