Period
to 23 July 2017

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 23 July 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)
South East > Surrey
6 months to
23 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 140 132 124
Rank change year-on-year -8 -8 -3
Contract jobs citing WSUS 1 12 13
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Surrey 0.040% 0.46% 0.48%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.35% 2.67% 3.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 12
Surrey median daily rate - £350 £306
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - +14.29% -13.73%
South East median daily rate £330 £388 £300
% change year-on-year -14.84% +29.17% -14.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 5 3
Surrey median hourly rate £27.50 £43.00 £40.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -36.05% +7.50% +105.13%
South East median hourly rate £22.00 £29.13 £40.00
% change year-on-year -24.46% -27.19% +92.77%

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 Surrey with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Surrey
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 284 450 341
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Surrey 11.22% 17.23% 12.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 181 300 199
Surrey median daily rate £465 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +9.41% +6.25% +12.68%
10th Percentile £313 £256 £267
90th Percentile £575 £550 £525
South East median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 3 20 10
Surrey median hourly rate £21.00 £26.50 £30.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -20.75% -11.67% +15.38%
10th Percentile £15.80 £14.58 £12.66
90th Percentile £27.20 £49.65 £41.22
South East median hourly rate £14.50 £23.53 £19.75
% change year-on-year -38.38% +19.14% -1.25%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Surrey

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Surrey

WSUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WSUS in Surrey

WSUS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Surrey

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

Contractor 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 23 July 2017. 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
Staines - 1 - -
WSUS
South East

For the 6 months to 23 July 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 Surrey region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
1 1 (100.00%) NAS

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:

Application Platforms
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) IIS
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) SharePoint
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NAS
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (100.00%) SQL Server
General
1 1 (100.00%) Electronics
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support
1 1 (100.00%) Desktop Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support
1 1 (100.00%) IT Support Engineer
1 1 (100.00%) Support Engineer
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Linux
1 1 (100.00%) Ubuntu
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 2000
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) VB
1 1 (100.00%) VBScript
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) Norton AntiVirus
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 1 (100.00%) Symantec
1 1 (100.00%) VMware