Period
to 10 August 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Hampshire 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 10 August 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)
South East > Hampshire
6 months to
10 Aug 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 91 153 158
Rank change year-on-year +62 +5 0
Contract jobs citing WSUS 5 21 14
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Hampshire 0.36% 0.58% 0.37%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.20% 4.06% 2.27%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 10 4
Median daily rate - £450 £408
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +10.43% -2.98%
South East median daily rate £395 £400 £275
% change year-on-year -1.25% +45.45% -16.67%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 2
Median hourly rate - £52.50 £12.20
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +330.33% -39.78%
South East median hourly rate - £52.50 £15.00
% change year-on-year - +250.00% -35.18%

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 Hampshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Hampshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 227 517 618
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Hampshire 16.47% 14.31% 16.33%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 333 367
Median daily rate £481 £425 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +13.24% -5.56% +12.50%
10th Percentile £268 £300 £313
90th Percentile £588 £590 £575
South East median daily rate £450 £450 £440
% change year-on-year - +2.27% +3.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 8 13 18
Median hourly rate £24.05 £16.62 £20.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +44.76% -16.93% +2.56%
10th Percentile £14.31 £13.44 £11.45
90th Percentile £42.95 £24.00 £24.13
Median hourly rate £17.00 £14.00 £18.25
% change year-on-year +21.43% -23.29% +15.87%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Hampshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Hampshire

WSUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Daily rate trend for WSUS in Hampshire

WSUS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Hampshire

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

Hourly rate trend for WSUS in Hampshire

WSUS
Contract Job Locations in Hampshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Hampshire region over the 6 months to 10 August 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
Portsmouth +30 1 - - 1
Winchester - 1 - -
WSUS
South East

For the 6 months to 10 August 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 Hampshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
2 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
2 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
2 4 (80.00%) LAN
2 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
3 3 (60.00%) VBScript
3 3 (60.00%) VB
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
3 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Hampshire 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 3 (60.00%) IBM Notes
2 1 (20.00%) Exchange Server 2013
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint
2 1 (20.00%) SharePoint 2013
2 1 (20.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Office
1 4 (80.00%) MS Visio
Communications & Networking
1 4 (80.00%) LAN
1 4 (80.00%) WAN
2 3 (60.00%) IPsec
2 3 (60.00%) SAN
3 1 (20.00%) Skype
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (80.00%) SQL Server
2 1 (20.00%) SQL Server 2012
Development Applications
1 3 (60.00%) ClearCase
1 3 (60.00%) ClearQuest
Job Titles
1 2 (40.00%) Infrastructure Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support
2 1 (20.00%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Support Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Systems Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) Windows Systems Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Clustering
2 3 (60.00%) Client/Server
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows XP
3 3 (60.00%) AIX
3 3 (60.00%) Linux
4 1 (20.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (40.00%) Configuration Management
1 2 (40.00%) High Availability
2 1 (20.00%) Incident Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (60.00%) VB
1 3 (60.00%) VBScript
2 1 (20.00%) PowerShell
2 1 (20.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (40.00%) SC Cleared
System Software
1 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (80.00%) Hyper-V
1 4 (80.00%) VMware ESXi
1 4 (80.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 4 (80.00%) XenApp
2 3 (60.00%) Terminal Server
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft Clustering
2 4 (80.00%) SCOM
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec Endpoint Protection
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee ePO
3 3 (60.00%) Tivoli
3 3 (60.00%) Tivoli Storage Manager
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Citrix
2 4 (80.00%) Symantec
2 4 (80.00%) VMware
3 3 (60.00%) IBM
3 3 (60.00%) Lotus
3 3 (60.00%) McAfee