The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire with a requirement for WSUS skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WSUS over the 3 months to 23 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
23 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Server Update Services (WSUS)
Yorkshire / South Yorkshire
Rank - - 40
Contract jobs citing WSUS 0 0 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in South Yorkshire - - 0.24%
As % of the Systems Management category - - 11.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 0 0
Median daily rate - - -
UK excluding London median daily rate £350 £384 £315
% change year-on-year -8.79% +21.82%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £43.00 £22.50
% change year-on-year -61.62% +91.11%  

WSUS 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 South Yorkshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
South Yorkshire
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 32 78 9
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in South Yorkshire 6.90% 14.72% 2.20%
Number of daily rates quoted 19 57 4
Median daily rate £498 £475 £250
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +4.73% +90.00%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.50 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in South Yorkshire

WSUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WSUS in South Yorkshire

WSUS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in South Yorkshire

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WSUS in South Yorkshire.

Contractor hourly rate trend for WSUS in South Yorkshire