The table below looks at the statistics for WMI skills in IT contracts advertised for the England region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WMI over the 3 months to 5 February 2016 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
5 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 573 542 558
Rank change year-on-year
-31 +16
Contract jobs citing WMI 7 38 13
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.015% 0.082% 0.029%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.17% 0.96% 0.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 22 9
Average daily rate £238 £394 £313
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-39.68% +26.00%
UK excluding London average daily rate £238 £363 £325
% change year-on-year
-34.48% +11.53%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
WMI
UK

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4013 3978 3381
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.50% 8.63% 7.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 2579 2385 1965
Average daily rate £448 £425 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.29% +9.67%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £260 £223
10% offered a daily rate of more than £563 £550 £507
UK excluding London average daily rate £390 £366 £340
% change year-on-year
+6.48% +7.72%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 134 135
Average hourly rate £25.00 £18.70 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+33.68% -8.78%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £13.00 £11.65
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.55 £43.55 £33.38
UK excluding London average hourly rate £28.25 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+31.39% +2.38%

WMI
Jobs Demand Trend in England

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

WMI Jobs Demand Trend in England

WMI
Daily Rate Trend in England

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

WMI Daily Rate Trend in England

WMI
Daily Rate Histogram in England

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WMI across the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016.

WMI Daily Rate Histogram in England

WMI
Hourly Rate Trend in England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing WMI across the England region.

WMI Hourly Rate Trend in England

WMI
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WMI within the England region over the 3 months to 5 February 2016. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 3 month period last year.

Location
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
North East -21 4 £238 -21.04%
London -8 2 £375 +24.68% 4
East of England -1 1 - -
WMI
UK

WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
3 6 (50.00%) Windows
3 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
3 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
4 5 (41.67%) Serena
4 5 (41.67%) CMS
4 5 (41.67%) StarTeam
4 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
4 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
4 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
4 5 (41.67%) Borland
4 5 (41.67%) PRINCE
4 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
4 5 (41.67%) Project Management
4 5 (41.67%) C
4 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
4 5 (41.67%) ITIL V2
4 5 (41.67%) Change Control
4 5 (41.67%) Time Management
4 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
4 5 (41.67%) HP UCMDB
4 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
4 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
4 5 (41.67%) Data Engineering
4 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
5 4 (33.33%) Data Structures
5 4 (33.33%) Mentoring

WMI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 5 February 2016, IT contractor jobs across the England 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.

Application Platforms
1 6 (50.00%) SharePoint
2 5 (41.67%) CMS
3 2 (16.67%) MS Exchange
4 1 (8.33%) IIS
4 1 (8.33%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (16.67%) MS Excel
2 1 (8.33%) MS Office
2 1 (8.33%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) DHCP
1 1 (8.33%) DNS
1 1 (8.33%) LDAP
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (33.33%) SQL Server
2 2 (16.67%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (8.33%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 5 (41.67%) StarTeam
2 1 (8.33%) Git (software)
2 1 (8.33%) Hudson
General
1 8 (66.67%) Finance
2 2 (16.67%) Banking
2 2 (16.67%) Law
2 2 (16.67%) Legal
Job Titles
1 4 (33.33%) Administrator
1 4 (33.33%) Configuration Administrator
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (16.67%) Applications Support
2 2 (16.67%) Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Angular Developer
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Operations Manager
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior ASP.NET MVC Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Senior Developer
3 1 (8.33%) Support Analyst
3 1 (8.33%) Support Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (33.33%) .NET
2 2 (16.67%) .NET Framework
3 1 (8.33%) 802.1X
3 1 (8.33%) ADSI
3 1 (8.33%) AngularJS
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (8.33%) ASP.NET Web API
3 1 (8.33%) COM
3 1 (8.33%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (8.33%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 6 (50.00%) Management Information System
2 5 (41.67%) Analytical Skills
2 5 (41.67%) Data Centre
3 4 (33.33%) Data Structures
4 2 (16.67%) Statistics
5 1 (8.33%) Clustering
5 1 (8.33%) Reinsurance
Operating Systems
1 6 (50.00%) Windows
2 5 (41.67%) Windows Server
3 2 (16.67%) Linux
4 1 (8.33%) VMS
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2008
4 1 (8.33%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (58.33%) ITIL
2 5 (41.67%) Capacity Planning
2 5 (41.67%) Change Control
2 5 (41.67%) Configuration Management
2 5 (41.67%) Data Engineering
2 5 (41.67%) ITIL V2
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE
2 5 (41.67%) PRINCE2
2 5 (41.67%) Project Management
2 5 (41.67%) Time Management
3 4 (33.33%) Mentoring
4 2 (16.67%) Disaster Recovery
4 2 (16.67%) Document Management
4 2 (16.67%) Performance Monitoring
5 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
5 1 (8.33%) MVC
5 1 (8.33%) Service Delivery
5 1 (8.33%) Service Management
5 1 (8.33%) TDD
5 1 (8.33%) Web Development
Programming Languages
1 7 (58.33%) PowerShell
2 5 (41.67%) C
3 4 (33.33%) SQL
4 3 (25.00%) T-SQL
5 2 (16.67%) VBA
5 2 (16.67%) VBScript
6 1 (8.33%) C#
Qualifications
1 5 (41.67%) SC Cleared
1 5 (41.67%) Security Cleared
2 3 (25.00%) MCP
2 3 (25.00%) MCSE
2 3 (25.00%) Microsoft Certification
3 2 (16.67%) MCSA
4 1 (8.33%) MCITP
System Software
1 5 (41.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (8.33%) Hyper-V
2 1 (8.33%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 5 (41.67%) HP UCMDB
2 2 (16.67%) WSUS
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) SCCM
3 1 (8.33%) SCOM
Vendors
1 5 (41.67%) Borland
1 5 (41.67%) Microsoft
1 5 (41.67%) Serena
2 2 (16.67%) HP
2 2 (16.67%) McAfee
3 1 (8.33%) Citrix
3 1 (8.33%) Dell
3 1 (8.33%) iManage
3 1 (8.33%) VMware