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 March 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.

3 months to
27 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Sysprep
England / London
Rank - - 414
Contract jobs citing Sysprep 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in London - - 0.005%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 0.054%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £21.25 -

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 2131 2168 1849
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in London 11.01% 9.79% 8.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 1523 1518 1279
Median daily rate £500 £475 £450
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.26% +5.55%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £356 £340 £290
10% offered a daily rate of more than £602 £575 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 22 23 39
Median hourly rate £47.00 £22.50 £18.70
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.88% +20.32%  
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £20.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +9.75%  

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

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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

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Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Sysprep in London

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Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 March 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 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
1 5 (100.00%) WSUS
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
2 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
2 4 (80.00%) LANDesk
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) MSI
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
3 3 (60.00%) ITIL
3 3 (60.00%) Security Hardening
3 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
3 3 (60.00%) Change Management
3 3 (60.00%) Migration
3 3 (60.00%) Release Management
3 3 (60.00%) Software Distribution
4 2 (40.00%) Advertising
5 1 (20.00%) Games
5 1 (20.00%) AppSense
5 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)

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Top Related 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:

Applications
1 1 (20.00%) MS Office
Development Applications
1 4 (80.00%) MSI
General
1 2 (40.00%) Advertising
2 1 (20.00%) Games
Job Titles
1 1 (20.00%) 2nd Line Support
1 1 (20.00%) IT Support
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
2 4 (80.00%) Windows 10
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2008
2 4 (80.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (80.00%) Performance Tuning
2 3 (60.00%) Change Management
2 3 (60.00%) ITIL
2 3 (60.00%) Migration
2 3 (60.00%) Patch Management
2 3 (60.00%) Release Management
2 3 (60.00%) Security Hardening
2 3 (60.00%) Software Distribution
Programming Languages
1 5 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 5 (100.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) VB
Qualifications
1 1 (20.00%) GISP
1 1 (20.00%) MCDST
1 1 (20.00%) MCTS
1 1 (20.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (20.00%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (20.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft App-V
2 4 (80.00%) Active Directory
2 4 (80.00%) vSphere
3 1 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) WSUS
2 4 (80.00%) SCCM
3 1 (20.00%) AirWatch
3 1 (20.00%) ThinApp
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) VMware
2 4 (80.00%) LANDesk
2 4 (80.00%) Microsoft
3 1 (20.00%) AppSense
3 1 (20.00%) Qualys