Period
to 25 March 2019

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for Patch Management skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited Patch Management over the 6 months to 25 March 2019 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.

Patch Management
England > Yorkshire
6 months to
25 Mar 2019
Same period 2018 Same period 2017
Rank 184 182 184
Rank change year-on-year -2 +2 +14
Contract jobs citing Patch Management 10 8 4
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 0.21% 0.17% 0.089%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.25% 0.20% 0.11%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 3 2
Yorkshire median daily rate £400 £513 £305
Median daily rate % change year-on-year -21.95% +68.03% -30.29%
10th Percentile £350 £191 £293
90th Percentile £483 £519 £318
England median daily rate £425 £425 £425
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 2 2
Yorkshire median hourly rate - £60.00 £14.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year - +322.91% -
England median hourly rate £20.75 £17.14 £15.88
% change year-on-year +21.10% +7.90% +0.67%

Patch Management is in the Processes and Methodologies category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Yorkshire with a requirement for process or methodology skills.

All Process and Methodology Skills
Yorkshire
Contract vacancies with a requirement for process or methodology skills 4,038 4,079 3,791
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire 86.39% 85.75% 84.43%
Number of daily rates quoted 2,753 2,689 2,458
Yorkshire median daily rate £425 £400 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +6.25% - -
10th Percentile £275 £263 £263
90th Percentile £575 £538 £552
England median daily rate £475 £463 £438
% change year-on-year +2.70% +5.71% +2.94%
Number of hourly rates quoted 108 126 97
Yorkshire median hourly rate £17.50 £20.66 £14.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -15.27% +42.45% -4.92%
10th Percentile £10.92 £10.63 £9.80
90th Percentile £45.83 £44.38 £29.50
England median hourly rate £23.50 £24.75 £25.00
% change year-on-year -5.05% -1.00% +10.00%

Patch Management
Job Vacancy Trend in Yorkshire

Job postings citing Patch Management as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Yorkshire.

Job vacancy trend for Patch Management in Yorkshire

Patch Management
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor daily rate trend for Patch Management in Yorkshire

Patch Management
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in Yorkshire

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for Patch Management in Yorkshire

Patch Management
Contract Job Locations in Yorkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Patch Management within the Yorkshire region over the 6 months to 25 March 2019. 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
West Yorkshire +17 7 £400 -21.95%
East Yorkshire - 2 £400 -
Patch Management
England

For the 6 months to 25 March 2019, IT contractor jobs citing Patch Management 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 Yorkshire region with a requirement for Patch Management.

1 5 (50.00%) Windows
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
2 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (30.00%) F5
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
3 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
3 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
3 3 (30.00%) Network Security
3 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
3 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
3 3 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
3 3 (30.00%) Middleware
3 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
3 3 (30.00%) Veritas
3 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
3 3 (30.00%) Cisco
3 3 (30.00%) CCNP
3 3 (30.00%) CCNA
3 3 (30.00%) LAN
3 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 3 (30.00%) SQL
3 3 (30.00%) Oracle
3 3 (30.00%) ITIL
3 3 (30.00%) Unix
4 2 (20.00%) DHCP

Patch Management
Co-occurring IT Skills in Yorkshire 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:

Communications & Networking
1 5 (50.00%) Firewall
1 5 (50.00%) SAN
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco ASA
2 3 (30.00%) Cisco IOS
2 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP GTM
2 3 (30.00%) F5 BIG-IP LTM
2 3 (30.00%) LAN
2 3 (30.00%) Network Security
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) WAN
3 2 (20.00%) DHCP
3 2 (20.00%) DNS
3 2 (20.00%) NAS
3 2 (20.00%) VLAN
Job Titles
1 3 (30.00%) NetBackup Specialist
2 2 (20.00%) Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Cisco Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Network Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 2 (20.00%) VMware Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Windows Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) Check Point Support
3 1 (10.00%) Cisco Support
3 1 (10.00%) Network Support
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (30.00%) Middleware
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) PKI
Operating Systems
1 5 (50.00%) Windows
2 3 (30.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2003
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (40.00%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (30.00%) Disaster Recovery
2 3 (30.00%) Incident Management
2 3 (30.00%) ITIL
2 3 (30.00%) Load Balancing
2 3 (30.00%) Translating Business Requirements
3 2 (20.00%) Change Management
3 2 (20.00%) High Availability
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (20.00%) Resource Management
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
Qualifications
1 3 (30.00%) CCNA
1 3 (30.00%) CCNP
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (20.00%) PCI DSS
System Software
1 2 (20.00%) Active Directory
1 2 (20.00%) Virtual Machines
1 2 (20.00%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (20.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (30.00%) NetBackup
2 2 (20.00%) vMotion
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) CheckPoint
1 3 (30.00%) Cisco
1 3 (30.00%) F5
1 3 (30.00%) Oracle
1 3 (30.00%) Veritas
2 2 (20.00%) VMware