The table below looks at the statistics for WMI skills in IT contracts advertised for the City of London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WMI over the 3 months to 24 December 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily contractor rates and hourly contractor rates are treated separately. When calculating average contractor rates, daily rates are not derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

Location
3 months to
24 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 195 - 197
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing WMI 1 0 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 0.018% - 0.050%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.24% - 0.93%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 3
Average daily rate
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£463 - £315
UK excluding London average daily rate £358 £246 £315
% change year-on-year
+45.17% -21.92%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the City of London region.

Systems Management Category
City of London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
423 412 324
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the City of London 7.57% 6.20% 5.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 310 290 217
Average daily rate £425 £400 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.25% +6.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £290 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 10 7 14
Average hourly rate £18.00 £14.50 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+24.13% -35.55%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.60 £12.50 £14.20
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £23.00 £35.21 £37.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.00 £21.33 £25.00
% change year-on-year
-6.23% -14.68%

WMI
Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WMI across the City of London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

WMI Jobs Demand Trend in the City of London

WMI
Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing WMI across the City of London region.

WMI Daily Rate Trend in the City of London

WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the City of London

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing WMI also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WMI.

1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) VBScript
2 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
4 4 (40.00%) VB
4 4 (40.00%) SQL
4 4 (40.00%) C#
4 4 (40.00%) SCCM
4 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
5 3 (30.00%) Altiris
5 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
5 3 (30.00%) SCOrch
5 3 (30.00%) Time Management
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
6 2 (20.00%) Use Case
6 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
6 2 (20.00%) XenApp
6 2 (20.00%) Linux
6 2 (20.00%) .NET
6 2 (20.00%) Finance
6 2 (20.00%) Migration
6 2 (20.00%) Citrix
7 1 (10.00%) Windows CE
7 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
7 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
7 1 (10.00%) Internet
7 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 1 (10.00%) McAfee
7 1 (10.00%) MSI

WMI
Top Related IT Skills in the City of London by Category

For the 6 months to 24 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the City of London region citing WMI also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of contract IT job ads sampled that cited WMI. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Cloud Services
1 1 (10.00%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (10.00%) DHCP
1 1 (10.00%) HTTP
1 1 (10.00%) SNMP
1 1 (10.00%) DNS
1 1 (10.00%) Internet
1 1 (10.00%) Firewall
Development Applications
1 1 (10.00%) MSI
1 1 (10.00%) NUnit
1 1 (10.00%) SpecFlow
General
1 2 (20.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Retail
Job Titles
1 4 (40.00%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (20.00%) Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) C++ Developer
3 1 (10.00%) C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Analyst
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) Senior Technical Consultant
3 1 (10.00%) C++/C# Developer
3 1 (10.00%) Build Engineer
3 1 (10.00%) SCCM Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET
2 1 (10.00%) DCOM
2 1 (10.00%) CSS
2 1 (10.00%) Web Services
2 1 (10.00%) XML
2 1 (10.00%) Application Packaging
2 1 (10.00%) WCF
2 1 (10.00%) WPF
2 1 (10.00%) REST
2 1 (10.00%) Managed Extensibility Framework
2 1 (10.00%) ASP.NET Web API
2 1 (10.00%) HTML
Miscellaneous
1 1 (10.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (10.00%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 9 (90.00%) Windows
2 7 (70.00%) Windows 7
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2012
3 2 (20.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (20.00%) Linux
4 1 (10.00%) Windows XP
4 1 (10.00%) Windows CE
4 1 (10.00%) Windows Vista
4 1 (10.00%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (30.00%) Time Management
2 2 (20.00%) Migration
2 2 (20.00%) Use Case
3 1 (10.00%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (10.00%) Agile Software Development
3 1 (10.00%) TDD
3 1 (10.00%) Dependency Injection
3 1 (10.00%) BDD
3 1 (10.00%) SIEM
3 1 (10.00%) Capacity Management
3 1 (10.00%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 7 (70.00%) VBScript
1 7 (70.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (40.00%) VB
2 4 (40.00%) C#
2 4 (40.00%) SQL
3 1 (10.00%) C
3 1 (10.00%) C++
3 1 (10.00%) JavaScript
3 1 (10.00%) VB.NET
System Software
1 5 (50.00%) Active Directory
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft App-V
3 2 (20.00%) XenApp
Systems Management
1 4 (40.00%) SCCM
2 3 (30.00%) SCOrch
3 1 (10.00%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds Orion
Vendors
1 4 (40.00%) Microsoft
2 3 (30.00%) Altiris
3 2 (20.00%) Citrix
4 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
4 1 (10.00%) McAfee
4 1 (10.00%) BT
4 1 (10.00%) SolarWinds
4 1 (10.00%) Leostream
4 1 (10.00%) F5
4 1 (10.00%) HP
4 1 (10.00%) Dell