Period
to 30 May 2020

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Milton Keynes 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 30 May 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
30 May 2020
Same period 2019 Same period 2018
Rank 52 84 107
Rank change year-on-year +32 +23 -4
Contract jobs citing WSUS 5 2 6
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 1.00% 0.19% 0.38%
As % of the Systems Management category 12.82% 1.27% 2.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 2 6
Median daily rate £405 £256 £200
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +58.05% +28.13% -42.86%
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £405 £256 £200
% change year-on-year +58.05% +28.13% -42.86%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
Buckinghamshire 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 Milton Keynes with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Milton Keynes
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 39 157 229
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 7.80% 14.65% 14.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 27 81 114
Median daily rate £353 £475 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.68% +18.75% -11.11%
10th Percentile £300 £313 £185
90th Percentile £450 £675 £550
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £370 £475 £400
% change year-on-year -22.05% +18.75% -12.66%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 10 5
Median hourly rate £11.40 £14.00 £13.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -18.57% +3.70% -
Median hourly rate £11.95 £14.00 £16.53
% change year-on-year -14.64% -15.28% +0.15%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Milton Keynes

WSUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Daily rate trend for WSUS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 30 May 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
1 5 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 5 (100.00%) Security Patching
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
2 4 (80.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
2 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 4 (80.00%) SLA
2 4 (80.00%) SQL
2 4 (80.00%) VBScript
2 4 (80.00%) VB
2 4 (80.00%) Remedy
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Milton Keynes 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:

General
1 3 (60.00%) Public Sector
Job Titles
1 3 (60.00%) Deployment Specialist
1 3 (60.00%) Windows Specialist
2 1 (20.00%) Deployment Engineer
2 1 (20.00%) SCCM Specialist
Miscellaneous
1 4 (80.00%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (100.00%) Windows
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 5 (100.00%) Windows 8
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 5 (100.00%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (100.00%) ITIL
1 5 (100.00%) Patch Management
1 5 (100.00%) Problem Management
1 5 (100.00%) Security Patching
2 4 (80.00%) Proactive Monitoring
2 4 (80.00%) Service Management
2 4 (80.00%) Software Deployment
3 3 (60.00%) Time Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (80.00%) SQL
1 4 (80.00%) VB
1 4 (80.00%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (80.00%) DV Cleared
1 4 (80.00%) Security Cleared
2 3 (60.00%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (80.00%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 5 (100.00%) BladeLogic
1 5 (100.00%) OpenView Configuration Management
1 5 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 5 (100.00%) HP
1 5 (100.00%) Microsoft
2 4 (80.00%) Remedy