The first table below looks at the demand for WMI skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WMI over the 3 months to 22 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the London region.

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
22 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 377 391 420
Rank change year-on-year
+14 +29
Contract jobs citing WMI 23 25 9
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.10% 0.10% 0.034%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.31% 1.64% 0.53%
Number of daily rates quoted 20 24 1
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£460 £435 £215
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.74% +102.32%
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £359 -
% change year-on-year
+1.04% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 0 0
Average hourly rate £19.00 - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - £40.00 £37.50
% change year-on-year
- +6.66%
Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1754 1521 1701
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.66% 6.28% 6.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 1134 994 973
Average daily rate £420 £425 £375
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-1.29% +13.33%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £268 £298 £263
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £550 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £338 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
-0.73% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 21 40 42
Average hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.55% +4.65%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £16.00 £15.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £26.25 £41.50 £30.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £19.00 £20.50 £17.50
% change year-on-year
-7.31% +17.14%
WMI
England

WMI
Jobs Demand Trend in London

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

WMI Jobs Demand Trend in London

WMI
Daily Rate Trend in London

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

WMI Daily Rate Trend in London

WMI
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WMI across the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014.

WMI Daily Rate Histogram in London

WMI
Hourly Rate Trend in London

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

WMI Hourly Rate Trend in London

WMI
Contract Job Locations in London

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WMI within the London region over the 3 months to 22 July 2014. 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
City of London +27 5 £413 -0.60% 1
New Malden - - - -
WMI
England

WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 16 (57.14%) PowerShell
3 15 (53.57%) VB
4 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
4 14 (50.00%) Middleware
5 13 (46.43%) Disaster Recovery
6 12 (42.86%) SQL
7 11 (39.29%) VBScript
7 11 (39.29%) Citrix
8 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
8 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
8 10 (35.71%) VMware
8 10 (35.71%) Banking
9 9 (32.14%) BizTalk Server
9 9 (32.14%) SCCM
10 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
10 8 (28.57%) VMware ESX
10 8 (28.57%) Capacity Management
11 7 (25.00%) .NET
11 7 (25.00%) ITIL
11 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
11 7 (25.00%) Front Office
11 7 (25.00%) BladeLogic
11 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
12 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
12 6 (21.43%) IIS
13 5 (17.86%) C#
13 5 (17.86%) Finance
13 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
14 4 (14.29%) Oracle

WMI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the 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.

Application Platforms
1 9 (32.14%) BizTalk Server
2 6 (21.43%) IIS
3 2 (7.14%) SharePoint
3 2 (7.14%) MS Exchange
3 2 (7.14%) Lync
3 2 (7.14%) Exchange Server 2010
4 1 (3.57%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2003
4 1 (3.57%) Exchange Server 2007
Applications
1 10 (35.71%) MS Excel
2 2 (7.14%) MS Office
Business Applications
1 1 (3.57%) Dynamics AX
Cloud Services
1 1 (3.57%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 4 (14.29%) DNS
1 4 (14.29%) DHCP
2 2 (7.14%) TCP/IP
2 2 (7.14%) Internet
2 2 (7.14%) Firewall
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco ASA
3 1 (3.57%) NetScaler
3 1 (3.57%) Cisco Nexus
3 1 (3.57%) HTTP
3 1 (3.57%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (21.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2000
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2005
2 2 (7.14%) SQL Server 2008
3 1 (3.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (3.57%) MS Access
Development Applications
1 2 (7.14%) InstallShield
2 1 (3.57%) NUnit
2 1 (3.57%) SpecFlow
2 1 (3.57%) Visual Studio
General
1 10 (35.71%) Banking
2 7 (25.00%) Front Office
3 5 (17.86%) Finance
4 1 (3.57%) Telecoms
4 1 (3.57%) Investment Banking
Job Titles
1 10 (35.71%) Developer
2 6 (21.43%) BizTalk Developer
3 5 (17.86%) VMware Engineer
4 4 (14.29%) Analyst
5 3 (10.71%) Desktop Team Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Team Leader
5 3 (10.71%) Python Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Python/Django Developer
5 3 (10.71%) Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Django Developer
6 2 (7.14%) SCCM Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Architect
6 2 (7.14%) Windows Engineer
6 2 (7.14%) Infrastructure Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Administrator
7 1 (3.57%) C++ Developer
7 1 (3.57%) C# Developer
7 1 (3.57%) Applications Support Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Systems Analyst
7 1 (3.57%) Programmer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 14 (50.00%) Middleware
2 7 (25.00%) .NET
3 4 (14.29%) WCF
4 3 (10.71%) Django
4 3 (10.71%) XML
5 2 (7.14%) Application Packaging
5 2 (7.14%) ASP.NET
5 2 (7.14%) Web Services
6 1 (3.57%) HTML
6 1 (3.57%) CSS
6 1 (3.57%) WPF
6 1 (3.57%) REST
6 1 (3.57%) Managed Extensibility Framework
6 1 (3.57%) ASP.NET Web API
Miscellaneous
1 2 (7.14%) Client/Server
1 2 (7.14%) Foreign Exchange (FX)
1 2 (7.14%) Clustering
1 2 (7.14%) PKI
2 1 (3.57%) Statistics
2 1 (3.57%) FlexPod
2 1 (3.57%) Blackberry
2 1 (3.57%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 20 (71.43%) Windows
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2003
2 7 (25.00%) Windows Server 2008
3 5 (17.86%) Windows 7
4 2 (7.14%) Windows 2000 Server
4 2 (7.14%) Linux
5 1 (3.57%) Windows 2000
5 1 (3.57%) SUSE
5 1 (3.57%) Ubuntu
5 1 (3.57%) openSUSE
5 1 (3.57%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (3.57%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 13 (46.43%) Disaster Recovery
2 8 (28.57%) Capacity Management
3 7 (25.00%) ITIL
4 4 (14.29%) Change Management
5 3 (10.71%) Incident Management
5 3 (10.71%) Migration
5 3 (10.71%) Business Continuity
5 3 (10.71%) SOA
6 2 (7.14%) Configuration Management
6 2 (7.14%) Fund Management
6 2 (7.14%) Asset Management
6 2 (7.14%) Software Distribution
6 2 (7.14%) Performance Monitoring
6 2 (7.14%) Investment Management
7 1 (3.57%) Dependency Injection
7 1 (3.57%) BDD
7 1 (3.57%) Network Management
7 1 (3.57%) High Availability
7 1 (3.57%) SIEM
7 1 (3.57%) Change Control
Programming Languages
1 16 (57.14%) PowerShell
2 15 (53.57%) VB
3 12 (42.86%) SQL
4 11 (39.29%) VBScript
5 5 (17.86%) C#
6 4 (14.29%) Python
7 2 (7.14%) JavaScript
8 1 (3.57%) VB.NET
8 1 (3.57%) C++
Qualifications
1 8 (28.57%) Microsoft Certification
2 1 (3.57%) MCP
2 1 (3.57%) MCSE
2 1 (3.57%) MCSA
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (3.57%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (35.71%) Active Directory
2 8 (28.57%) VMware ESX
3 3 (10.71%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (10.71%) XenApp
4 1 (3.57%) XenDesktop
4 1 (3.57%) vSphere
4 1 (3.57%) VMware ESXi
4 1 (3.57%) Microsoft App-V
4 1 (3.57%) MetaFrame
Systems Management
1 9 (32.14%) SCCM
2 7 (25.00%) BladeLogic
3 3 (10.71%) SCOM
4 2 (7.14%) WSUS
4 2 (7.14%) Forefront Identity Manager
5 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds Orion
5 1 (3.57%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
5 1 (3.57%) ITRS Geneos
Vendors
1 14 (50.00%) Microsoft
2 11 (39.29%) Citrix
3 10 (35.71%) VMware
4 4 (14.29%) Oracle
5 3 (10.71%) McAfee
6 2 (7.14%) Remedy
6 2 (7.14%) Cisco
6 2 (7.14%) AppSense
7 1 (3.57%) Altiris
7 1 (3.57%) SolarWinds
7 1 (3.57%) NetApp
7 1 (3.57%) Symantec
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