Period
to 27 January 2021

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Surrey 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 27 January 2021 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
27 Jan 2021
Same period 2020 Same period 2019
Rank 47 95 158
Rank change year-on-year +48 +63 -9
Contract jobs citing WSUS 2 7 3
As % of all contract jobs advertised in Surrey 0.42% 0.41% 0.100%
As % of the Systems Management category 2.94% 3.41% 0.79%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 6 3
Median daily rate £413 £463 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.91% +42.46% -27.78%
10th Percentile £406 £424 £273
90th Percentile £419 £560 £468
South East median daily rate £431 £450 £331
% change year-on-year -4.17% +35.85% -5.36%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
South East median hourly rate - £47.00 £31.75
% change year-on-year - +48.03% +37.21%

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 Surrey with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Surrey
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 68 205 378
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 14.26% 12.00% 12.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 50 157 235
Median daily rate £438 £488 £480
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -10.26% +1.56% -0.26%
10th Percentile £213 £313 £250
90th Percentile £552 £638 £625
South East median daily rate £460 £450 £450
% change year-on-year +2.22% - +5.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 1 5
Median hourly rate £19.25 £23.41 £14.15
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -17.77% +65.50% +2.87%
10th Percentile £16.38 £23.41 £11.05
90th Percentile £21.53 £23.41 £15.92
Median hourly rate £32.50 £24.00 £15.00
% change year-on-year +35.42% +60.00% +3.45%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Surrey

WSUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Daily rate trend for WSUS in Surrey

WSUS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

3-month moving average hourly rates quoted in jobs citing WSUS in Surrey.

Hourly rate trend for WSUS in Surrey

WSUS
Contract Job Locations in Surrey

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Surrey region over the 6 months to 27 January 2021. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Redhill - 2 £413 -
WSUS
South East

For the 6 months to 27 January 2021, 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) DevOps
2 1 (50.00%) Line Management
2 1 (50.00%) Mentoring
2 1 (50.00%) Coaching
2 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Surrey 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 (50.00%) Microsoft Office
Cloud Services
1 1 (50.00%) AWS
1 1 (50.00%) Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (50.00%) DHCP
1 1 (50.00%) DNS
1 1 (50.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (50.00%) SQL Server 2012
General
1 1 (50.00%) Front Office
Job Titles
1 1 (50.00%) 3rd Line Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Active Directory Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) AWS Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Azure Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Linux Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Operations Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Senior VMWare Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu Engineer
1 1 (50.00%) VMWare Administrator
1 1 (50.00%) Windows Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (50.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 1 (50.00%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 2 (100.00%) Windows
2 1 (50.00%) Linux
2 1 (50.00%) Ubuntu
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 10
2 1 (50.00%) Windows 7
2 1 (50.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (100.00%) Computer Science
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL
2 1 (50.00%) Configuration Management
2 1 (50.00%) Continuous Improvement
2 1 (50.00%) Data Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Fault Management
2 1 (50.00%) Migration
2 1 (50.00%) Patch Management
2 1 (50.00%) Project Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Project Management
2 1 (50.00%) Release Management
2 1 (50.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 1 (50.00%) Security Hardening
2 1 (50.00%) Security Patching
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Service Delivery Management
2 1 (50.00%) Software Delivery
2 1 (50.00%) Software Deployment
2 1 (50.00%) Software Distribution
2 1 (50.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 1 (50.00%) C++
1 1 (50.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (50.00%) SQL
1 1 (50.00%) T-SQL
1 1 (50.00%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 2 (100.00%) Degree
1 2 (100.00%) ITIL Certification
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (50.00%) MCSA
2 1 (50.00%) MCSE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (50.00%) ISO 9001
1 1 (50.00%) ISO/IEC 20000
1 1 (50.00%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 2 (100.00%) vSphere
2 1 (50.00%) Hyper-V
2 1 (50.00%) Virtual Machines
Systems Management
1 1 (50.00%) McAfee ePO
Vendors
1 2 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 2 (100.00%) VMware
2 1 (50.00%) HP
2 1 (50.00%) McAfee