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 January 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 Jan 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 519 525 500
Rank change year-on-year
+6 -25
Contract jobs citing WMI 38 14 15
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 0.082% 0.032% 0.037%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.99% 0.44% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 22 10 7
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£394 £306 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+28.57% -27.94%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £222 £213 £351
10% offered a daily rate of more than £450 £374 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £319 £475
% change year-on-year
+17.64% -32.89%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Average hourly rate - - £26.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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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 England region.

Systems Management Category
England
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
3837 3205 2665
As % of all contract IT jobs located in England 8.26% 7.29% 6.58%
Number of daily rates quoted 2353 1888 1467
Average daily rate £425 £393 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+8.28% +4.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £220 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £503 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 133 198
Average hourly rate £18.70 £19.75 £23.88
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-5.31% -17.27%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.55 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £33.98 £41.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.50 £21.00 £25.25
% change year-on-year
+2.38% -16.83%

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 January 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 January 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
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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
South East +9 19 £400 +17.64% 2
North West -10 6 - -
East Midlands - 6 £325 -
London -3 4 £301 -19.80% 2
West Midlands - - - -
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WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 40 (75.47%) SQL
1 40 (75.47%) Windows
2 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 30 (56.60%) PowerShell
3 25 (47.17%) VBScript
4 18 (33.96%) DNS
5 17 (32.08%) SCOM
6 16 (30.19%) XML
6 16 (30.19%) DHCP
7 15 (28.30%) Active Directory
7 15 (28.30%) Performance Monitoring
8 13 (24.53%) Windows 7
8 13 (24.53%) ITIL
8 13 (24.53%) SCCM
9 11 (20.75%) C#
9 11 (20.75%) SCSM
10 10 (18.87%) HP
10 10 (18.87%) Service Management
11 9 (16.98%) Migration
11 9 (16.98%) Clustering
11 9 (16.98%) Time Management
11 9 (16.98%) Degree
11 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
11 9 (16.98%) MCSE
12 8 (15.09%) MOM
12 8 (15.09%) MCTS
12 8 (15.09%) MCITP
12 8 (15.09%) Customer Engagement
13 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
13 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012

WMI
Top Related IT Skills in England by Category

For the 6 months to 30 January 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 6 (11.32%) IIS
2 5 (9.43%) CMS
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2003
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2007
3 2 (3.77%) MS Exchange
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2010
3 2 (3.77%) Exchange Server 2013
4 1 (1.89%) SharePoint
Applications
1 5 (9.43%) MS Office
1 5 (9.43%) Spreadsheet
2 4 (7.55%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 18 (33.96%) DNS
2 16 (30.19%) DHCP
3 5 (9.43%) SNMP
4 4 (7.55%) HTTP
5 3 (5.66%) Internet
6 2 (3.77%) Firewall
6 2 (3.77%) TCP/IP
6 2 (3.77%) FCoE
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) Relational Database
1 3 (5.66%) SQL Server
1 3 (5.66%) Crystal Reports
1 3 (5.66%) RDBMS
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Reporting Services
2 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Integration Services
Development Applications
1 5 (9.43%) StarTeam
2 4 (7.55%) Fiddler
2 4 (7.55%) SoapUI
3 2 (3.77%) MSI
3 2 (3.77%) LoadRunner
3 2 (3.77%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 4 (7.55%) Banking
2 3 (5.66%) Finance
3 1 (1.89%) Retail
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Consultant
2 8 (15.09%) Field Engineer
3 7 (13.21%) Operations Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Systems Manager
4 5 (9.43%) Developer
4 5 (9.43%) Administrator
5 4 (7.55%) Senior Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Technical Consultant
6 3 (5.66%) Senior Technical Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Technical Specialist
7 2 (3.77%) Exchange Consultant
7 2 (3.77%) Desktop Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) Analyst
7 2 (3.77%) Monitoring Engineer
7 2 (3.77%) SCCM Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) SCCM Consultant
8 1 (1.89%) Configuration Administrator
8 1 (1.89%) SQL Server Analyst
8 1 (1.89%) 3rd Line Support Engineer
8 1 (1.89%) IT Technician
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 16 (30.19%) XML
2 6 (11.32%) .NET
3 4 (7.55%) Application Packaging
3 4 (7.55%) WCF
3 4 (7.55%) XHTML
3 4 (7.55%) Web Services
3 4 (7.55%) HTML
3 4 (7.55%) REST
4 3 (5.66%) .NET Framework
5 2 (3.77%) WPF
5 2 (3.77%) DCOM
5 2 (3.77%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 9 (16.98%) Clustering
2 5 (9.43%) Analytical Skills
3 4 (7.55%) New Media
4 3 (5.66%) Device Driver
5 2 (3.77%) PKI
6 1 (1.89%) Data Structures
6 1 (1.89%) NHS
6 1 (1.89%) Thin Client
6 1 (1.89%) Management Information System
6 1 (1.89%) Fat Client
Operating Systems
1 40 (75.47%) Windows
2 13 (24.53%) Windows 7
3 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2008
3 7 (13.21%) Windows Server 2012
4 6 (11.32%) Linux
5 3 (5.66%) FreeBSD
6 2 (3.77%) Windows Server 2003
6 2 (3.77%) UNIX
7 1 (1.89%) Windows XP
7 1 (1.89%) Windows CE
7 1 (1.89%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 15 (28.30%) Performance Monitoring
2 13 (24.53%) ITIL
3 10 (18.87%) Service Management
4 9 (16.98%) Migration
4 9 (16.98%) Time Management
5 8 (15.09%) Customer Engagement
6 5 (9.43%) ITIL V2
6 5 (9.43%) Mentoring
6 5 (9.43%) PRINCE2
6 5 (9.43%) Configuration Management
6 5 (9.43%) Use Case
7 4 (7.55%) Agile Software Development
7 4 (7.55%) Change Control
7 4 (7.55%) Kalman Filter
8 3 (5.66%) Business Continuity
8 3 (5.66%) Data Migration
8 3 (5.66%) Project Planning
9 2 (3.77%) System Testing
9 2 (3.77%) Validation
9 2 (3.77%) Stakeholder Management
Programming Languages
1 40 (75.47%) SQL
2 30 (56.60%) PowerShell
3 25 (47.17%) VBScript
4 11 (20.75%) C#
5 6 (11.32%) VB
5 6 (11.32%) C
6 2 (3.77%) T-SQL
7 1 (1.89%) VB.NET
Qualifications
1 9 (16.98%) Degree
1 9 (16.98%) Microsoft Certification
1 9 (16.98%) MCSE
2 8 (15.09%) MCTS
2 8 (15.09%) MCITP
3 5 (9.43%) SC Cleared
3 5 (9.43%) Security Cleared
4 4 (7.55%) ITIL Certification
5 1 (1.89%) Cisco Certification
5 1 (1.89%) CCNA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (5.66%) SLA
System Software
1 15 (28.30%) Active Directory
2 6 (11.32%) Microsoft App-V
3 5 (9.43%) XenApp
4 2 (3.77%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (3.77%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 17 (32.08%) SCOM
2 13 (24.53%) SCCM
3 11 (20.75%) SCSM
4 8 (15.09%) MOM
5 6 (11.32%) SCOrch
6 5 (9.43%) HP UCMDB
7 3 (5.66%) Sysprep
8 2 (3.77%) NetBackup
8 2 (3.77%) PureDisk
8 2 (3.77%) SCDPM
9 1 (1.89%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 30 (56.60%) Microsoft
2 10 (18.87%) HP
3 6 (11.32%) Citrix
4 4 (7.55%) Borland
4 4 (7.55%) Dell
4 4 (7.55%) Oracle
5 2 (3.77%) VMware
5 2 (3.77%) Cisco
5 2 (3.77%) Lotus
5 2 (3.77%) SolarWinds
6 1 (1.89%) Leostream
6 1 (1.89%) F5
6 1 (1.89%) McAfee
6 1 (1.89%) CheckPoint
6 1 (1.89%) Altiris
6 1 (1.89%) BT
6 1 (1.89%) Serena
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