Period
to 17 November 2017

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Wiltshire 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 17 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)
South West > Wiltshire
6 months to
17 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 88 87 83
Rank change year-on-year -1 -4 +4
Contract jobs citing WSUS 4 2 15
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 0.32% 0.15% 0.98%
As % of the Systems Management category 3.42% 1.23% 15.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 2 7
Wiltshire median daily rate £313 £385 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -18.83% -3.75% -
10th Percentile £261 £322 £188
90th Percentile £319 £461 £575
South West median daily rate £250 £325 £325
% change year-on-year -23.08% - +8.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Wiltshire median hourly rate - - £162.50
South West median hourly rate £42.50 £152.50 £131.25
% change year-on-year -72.13% +16.19% +228.13%

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 Wiltshire with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Wiltshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 117 162 96
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Wiltshire 9.45% 12.33% 6.29%
Number of daily rates quoted 72 105 48
Wiltshire median daily rate £425 £450 £350
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -5.56% +28.57% -12.50%
10th Percentile £313 £292 £228
90th Percentile £600 £630 £575
South West median daily rate £401 £375 £375
% change year-on-year +6.80% - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 2 0 7
Wiltshire median hourly rate £17.50 - £19.03
South West median hourly rate £23.75 £34.00 £20.75
% change year-on-year -30.15% +63.86% -10.27%

WSUS
Job Vacancy Trend in Wiltshire

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

Job vacancy trend for WSUS in Wiltshire

WSUS
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WSUS in Wiltshire

WSUS
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Wiltshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WSUS in Wiltshire

WSUS
Contract Job Locations in Wiltshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WSUS within the Wiltshire region over the 6 months to 17 November 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
Swindon +1 4 £313 -30.56%
WSUS
South West

For the 6 months to 17 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 Wiltshire region with a requirement for WSUS.

1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (100.00%) Dell KACE
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server

WSUS
Co-occurring IT Skills in Wiltshire 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 4 (100.00%) MS Exchange
General
1 4 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Administrator
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Administrator
2 1 (25.00%) 3rd Line Support
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 4 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Asset Management
1 4 (100.00%) Regression Testing
1 4 (100.00%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 4 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee ePO
1 4 (100.00%) Nagios
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) Citrix
1 4 (100.00%) Dell KACE
1 4 (100.00%) McAfee
1 4 (100.00%) NetApp