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 30 July 2015 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
30 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 581 524 516
Rank change year-on-year
-57 -8
Contract jobs citing WMI 17 45 39
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.033% 0.091% 0.084%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.39% 1.14% 1.08%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 25 29
Average daily rate
Keep up to 90%
of your Daily Rate
Get a Free Illustration
£331 £450 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-26.38% +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £200 £335 £325
10% offered a daily rate of more than £625 £550 £462
UK excluding London average daily rate £341 £363 £359
% change year-on-year
-5.99% +1.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 5
Average hourly rate - £19.00 £40.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- -52.50%
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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
4306 3957 3598
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.33% 8.01% 7.72%
Number of daily rates quoted 2688 2329 2036
Average daily rate £400 £390 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+2.69% +3.86%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £252 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £525 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £338 £345
% change year-on-year
+11.11% -2.17%
Number of hourly rates quoted 123 123 167
Average hourly rate £23.00 £18.88 £22.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+21.85% -16.11%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.50 £10.50 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.87 £31.56 £40.66
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.76 £20.06 £22.50
% change year-on-year
+8.48% -10.84%

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 30 July 2015.

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 30 July 2015. 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
London -10 14 £388 -15.76% 5
South East -24 3 £180 -50.34% 1
WMI
UK

WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 20 (64.52%) PowerShell
2 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
3 16 (51.61%) Windows
4 13 (41.94%) MS Office
5 12 (38.71%) VBScript
6 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
7 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
8 9 (29.03%) Linux
8 9 (29.03%) C#
8 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
8 9 (29.03%) VMware
9 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
9 8 (25.81%) HTTP
9 8 (25.81%) SNMP
9 8 (25.81%) MSI
9 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
10 7 (22.58%) Change Control
10 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
10 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
10 7 (22.58%) FreeBSD
10 7 (22.58%) Crystal Reports
10 7 (22.58%) .NET
10 7 (22.58%) Business Continuity
11 6 (19.35%) Time Management
11 6 (19.35%) SCCM
11 6 (19.35%) SLA
12 5 (16.13%) NHS
12 5 (16.13%) ITIL
12 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
12 5 (16.13%) Finance

WMI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 July 2015, 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 2 (6.45%) Lync
2 1 (3.23%) IIS
2 1 (3.23%) MS Exchange
2 1 (3.23%) BizTalk Server
2 1 (3.23%) WebSphere
Applications
1 13 (41.94%) MS Office
2 10 (32.26%) MS Excel
3 2 (6.45%) Acrobat
3 2 (6.45%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (25.81%) HTTP
1 8 (25.81%) SNMP
2 4 (12.90%) DNS
2 4 (12.90%) DHCP
3 3 (9.68%) Internet
3 3 (9.68%) TCP/IP
4 1 (3.23%) SAN
4 1 (3.23%) iSCSI
4 1 (3.23%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 8 (25.81%) SQL Server
2 7 (22.58%) Crystal Reports
2 7 (22.58%) RDBMS
2 7 (22.58%) Relational Database
3 3 (9.68%) SQL Server Reporting Services
4 1 (3.23%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 8 (25.81%) MSI
2 2 (6.45%) InstallShield
2 2 (6.45%) AdminStudio
3 1 (3.23%) Team Foundation Server
3 1 (3.23%) Wise Package Studio
3 1 (3.23%) MSBuild
General
1 5 (16.13%) Finance
2 2 (6.45%) Banking
2 2 (6.45%) Retail
2 2 (6.45%) Investment Banking
3 1 (3.23%) Law
Job Titles
1 5 (16.13%) Applications Packager
1 5 (16.13%) Automation Engineer
2 4 (12.90%) Architect
3 3 (9.68%) Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Technical Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Consultant
4 2 (6.45%) Network Engineer
4 2 (6.45%) Solutions Architect
4 2 (6.45%) Support Analyst
4 2 (6.45%) Software Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Monitoring Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Support
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) Technical Consultant
5 1 (3.23%) .NET Developer
5 1 (3.23%) Applications Support Analyst
5 1 (3.23%) Desktop Engineer
5 1 (3.23%) Infrastructure Specialist
5 1 (3.23%) Software Development Engineer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 7 (22.58%) .NET
2 5 (16.13%) Regular Expression
3 4 (12.90%) Application Packaging
4 3 (9.68%) ASP.NET
5 2 (6.45%) XML
5 2 (6.45%) XSD
5 2 (6.45%) WinForms
5 2 (6.45%) WPF
5 2 (6.45%) Silverlight
6 1 (3.23%) .NET Framework
6 1 (3.23%) Software Packaging
6 1 (3.23%) Flash
6 1 (3.23%) WebSphere MQ
Miscellaneous
1 5 (16.13%) NHS
2 4 (12.90%) Enterprise Software
3 1 (3.23%) Client/Server
3 1 (3.23%) Statistics
3 1 (3.23%) CMDB
3 1 (3.23%) Video Conferencing
Operating Systems
1 16 (51.61%) Windows
2 9 (29.03%) Linux
3 8 (25.81%) Windows 7
4 7 (22.58%) FreeBSD
5 2 (6.45%) Windows XP
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (6.45%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (22.58%) Business Continuity
1 7 (22.58%) Change Control
2 6 (19.35%) Time Management
3 5 (16.13%) API Integration
3 5 (16.13%) ITIL
4 4 (12.90%) Configuration Management
4 4 (12.90%) Change Management
4 4 (12.90%) DevOps
5 3 (9.68%) ITSM
6 2 (6.45%) Data Management
6 2 (6.45%) Service Management
6 2 (6.45%) Stakeholder Management
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Unit Testing
6 2 (6.45%) Security Patching
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Management
6 2 (6.45%) Software Deployment
6 2 (6.45%) Master Data Management
6 2 (6.45%) Software Distribution
6 2 (6.45%) Performance Monitoring
Programming Languages
1 20 (64.52%) PowerShell
2 12 (38.71%) VBScript
3 9 (29.03%) C#
4 3 (9.68%) SQL
4 3 (9.68%) VB
5 2 (6.45%) REXX
5 2 (6.45%) Tcl
5 2 (6.45%) Perl
6 1 (3.23%) Shell Script
6 1 (3.23%) VBA
6 1 (3.23%) T-SQL
6 1 (3.23%) Java
Qualifications
1 5 (16.13%) Security Cleared
2 3 (9.68%) MCSE
2 3 (9.68%) Microsoft Certification
2 3 (9.68%) MOS
2 3 (9.68%) SC Cleared
3 1 (3.23%) MCP
3 1 (3.23%) MCDST
3 1 (3.23%) ITIL Certification
3 1 (3.23%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 6 (19.35%) SLA
2 1 (3.23%) DICOM
System Software
1 11 (35.48%) Active Directory
2 9 (29.03%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (9.68%) VMware ESX
4 2 (6.45%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (6.45%) Citrix Presentation Server
4 2 (6.45%) XenApp
4 2 (6.45%) XenServer
4 2 (6.45%) XenDesktop
5 1 (3.23%) Terminal Server
5 1 (3.23%) NFS
Systems Management
1 6 (19.35%) SCCM
2 3 (9.68%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (9.68%) BladeLogic
2 3 (9.68%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (6.45%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli Endpoint Manager
3 2 (6.45%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 19 (61.29%) Microsoft
2 9 (29.03%) VMware
3 4 (12.90%) Citrix
4 3 (9.68%) BMC
4 3 (9.68%) SolarWinds
5 2 (6.45%) Splunk
5 2 (6.45%) AppSense
5 2 (6.45%) Google
5 2 (6.45%) Adobe
5 2 (6.45%) HP
6 1 (3.23%) Dell
6 1 (3.23%) McAfee
6 1 (3.23%) Lumension
6 1 (3.23%) 3PAR
6 1 (3.23%) IBM
Cambridge, Cambridgeshire
Salt
Rate: £100 - £400 per day + ***NEGOTIABLE BASED ON EXPERIENCE***
Posted: Yesterday
Manchester, Lancashire
Salt
Rate: £100 - £400 per day + ***NEGOTIABLE BASED ON EXPERIENCE***
Posted: Yesterday
London
Salt
Rate: £100 - £400 per day + ***NEGOTIABLE BASED ON EXPERIENCE***
Posted: Yesterday
Reading, Berkshire
Salt
Rate: £100 - £400 per day + ***NEGOTIABLE BASED ON EXPERIENCE***
Posted: Yesterday