Period
to 25 November 2017

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 25 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)
Buckinghamshire > Milton Keynes
6 months to
25 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 112 87 103
Rank change year-on-year -25 +16 +5
Contract jobs citing WSUS 3 3 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 0.17% 0.24% 0.78%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.28% 1.86% 5.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 12
Milton Keynes median daily rate £175 £235 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -25.74% -5.81% -41.29%
10th Percentile £158 £214 £201
90th Percentile £197 £235 £400
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £170 £305 £254
% change year-on-year -44.34% +20.08% -40.24%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Milton Keynes 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 234 161 263
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Milton Keynes 13.40% 12.65% 13.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 94 84 92
Milton Keynes median daily rate £378 £425 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -11.18% +25.93% +10.66%
10th Percentile £149 £202 £145
90th Percentile £525 £538 £450
Buckinghamshire median daily rate £375 £425 £370
% change year-on-year -11.76% +14.86% +18.40%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 1 4
Milton Keynes median hourly rate £24.00 £11.50 £18.25
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +108.70% -36.99% -25.13%
10th Percentile £11.62 £11.25 £15.78
90th Percentile £60.00 £11.75 £19.50
Buckinghamshire median hourly rate £24.00 £11.50 £19.00
% change year-on-year +108.70% -39.47% -22.05%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Milton Keynes

WSUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Milton Keynes

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WSUS in Milton Keynes

For the 6 months to 25 November 2017, IT contractor jobs citing WSUS 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 Milton Keynes region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) QA
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Disk Encryption
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared

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:

Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) 2nd Line Support
2 1 (33.33%) 2nd Line Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) Desktop Support
2 1 (33.33%) DV Cleared Desktop Support
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) Change Management
1 3 (100.00%) Disk Encryption
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL V3
Qualifications
1 3 (100.00%) DV Cleared
1 3 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 2 (66.67%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (100.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) McAfee