The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for Sysprep skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Sysprep over the 3 months to 27 June 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.

Microsoft Sysprep
England / London
3 months to
27 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 423 426 -
Rank change year-on-year +3 -  
Contract jobs citing Sysprep 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London 0.005% 0.005% -
As % of the Systems Management category 0.042% 0.041% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Median daily rate £375 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

Sysprep is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in London with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
London
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 2366 2437 1860
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.37% 11.19% 8.07%
Number of daily rates quoted 1711 1736 1268
Median daily rate £518 £488 £438
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.15% +11.42%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £363 £338 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £380
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.26%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 15 15 27
Median hourly rate £27.00 £19.00 £25.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +42.10% -24.00%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £17.99 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £47.25 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £33.00 £20.50
% change year-on-year -46.96% +60.97%  

Sysprep
Job Vacancy Trend in London

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in London citing Sysprep as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for Sysprep in London

Sysprep
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Sysprep in London

Sysprep
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for contractor hourly rates quoted in IT jobs citing Sysprep in London.

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sysprep in London

For the 6 months to 27 June 2017, IT contractor jobs citing Sysprep also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the London region with a requirement for Sysprep.

1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) GISP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Hardening
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

Sysprep
Co-occurring IT Skills in London 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 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint 2013
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 10
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) Change Management
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Line Management
1 1 (100.00%) Migration
1 1 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Security Hardening
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) GISP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) WSUS
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 1 (100.00%) Qualys