The table below looks at the statistics 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 27 April 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
27 Apr 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 405 397 377
Rank change year-on-year
-8 -20
Contract jobs citing WMI 9 5 8
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.040% 0.021% 0.037%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.52% 0.30% 0.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 8 4 5
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£438 £395 £435
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.75% -9.19%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £263 £375 £429
10% offered a daily rate of more than £530 £422 £564
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £425 £475
% change year-on-year
-17.64% -10.52%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £40.00
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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 London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1729 1647 1433
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 7.74% 7.06% 6.62%
Number of daily rates quoted 1203 1121 991
Average daily rate £450 £425 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £275 £270
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £350 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.14% +7.69%
Number of hourly rates quoted 40 26 34
Average hourly rate £19.00 £17.50 £19.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+8.57% -10.25%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.90 £14.50 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £35.50 £40.50 £32.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.19 £25.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year
-19.26% +25.00%

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 27 April 2015.

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
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
2 8 (61.54%) Windows
3 7 (53.85%) VBScript
3 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) Finance
5 5 (38.46%) MSI
5 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
5 5 (38.46%) Linux
5 5 (38.46%) MS Office
5 5 (38.46%) SCCM
6 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
6 4 (30.77%) Application Packaging
6 4 (30.77%) ITIL
6 4 (30.77%) C#
6 4 (30.77%) SQL
7 3 (23.08%) BMC
7 3 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
7 3 (23.08%) BMC Marimba
7 3 (23.08%) BladeLogic
7 3 (23.08%) Retail
7 3 (23.08%) Change Control
8 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
8 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
8 2 (15.38%) SCOrch
8 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
8 2 (15.38%) Data Management
8 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
8 2 (15.38%) Time Management

WMI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 27 April 2015, 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 1 (7.69%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MS Office
2 3 (23.08%) MS Excel
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) SNMP
1 2 (15.38%) DNS
1 2 (15.38%) DHCP
2 1 (7.69%) HTTP
2 1 (7.69%) SAN
2 1 (7.69%) Internet
2 1 (7.69%) Firewall
2 1 (7.69%) iSCSI
2 1 (7.69%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
1 2 (15.38%) Crystal Reports
1 2 (15.38%) RDBMS
1 2 (15.38%) Relational Database
2 1 (7.69%) SQL Server Reporting Services
Development Applications
1 5 (38.46%) MSI
2 2 (15.38%) InstallShield
2 2 (15.38%) AdminStudio
General
1 6 (46.15%) Finance
2 3 (23.08%) Retail
3 1 (7.69%) Law
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Applications Packager
2 2 (15.38%) Architect
2 2 (15.38%) Desktop Engineer
2 2 (15.38%) Solutions Architect
3 1 (7.69%) Support Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Wintel Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Automation Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Analyst
3 1 (7.69%) Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Systems Engineer
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
3 1 (7.69%) Administrator
3 1 (7.69%) Applications Support Analyst
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (30.77%) Application Packaging
2 2 (15.38%) .NET
3 1 (7.69%) ASP.NET
3 1 (7.69%) XML
3 1 (7.69%) .NET Framework
3 1 (7.69%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 1 (7.69%) NHS
1 1 (7.69%) Thin Client
1 1 (7.69%) Statistics
1 1 (7.69%) CMDB
1 1 (7.69%) Fat Client
1 1 (7.69%) Video Conferencing
1 1 (7.69%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 8 (61.54%) Windows
2 7 (53.85%) Windows 7
3 5 (38.46%) Linux
4 2 (15.38%) FreeBSD
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (15.38%) Windows Server 2008
5 1 (7.69%) Windows XP
5 1 (7.69%) Windows CE
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Vista
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) ITIL
2 3 (23.08%) Change Control
3 2 (15.38%) Master Data Management
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Monitoring
3 2 (15.38%) ITSM
3 2 (15.38%) Time Management
3 2 (15.38%) Service Management
3 2 (15.38%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 2 (15.38%) Data Management
4 1 (7.69%) Algorithmic Trading
4 1 (7.69%) Use Case
4 1 (7.69%) Disaster Recovery
4 1 (7.69%) Project Management
4 1 (7.69%) Network Management
4 1 (7.69%) Validation
4 1 (7.69%) Migration
4 1 (7.69%) Performance Tuning
Programming Languages
1 9 (69.23%) PowerShell
2 7 (53.85%) VBScript
3 4 (30.77%) C#
3 4 (30.77%) SQL
4 1 (7.69%) T-SQL
4 1 (7.69%) C
4 1 (7.69%) VB
4 1 (7.69%) VB.NET
4 1 (7.69%) VBA
Qualifications
1 1 (7.69%) MCP
1 1 (7.69%) MCSE
1 1 (7.69%) MCSA
1 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Certification
1 1 (7.69%) ITIL Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (15.38%) SLA
System Software
1 5 (38.46%) Active Directory
2 4 (30.77%) Microsoft App-V
3 1 (7.69%) VMware Infrastructure
3 1 (7.69%) XenApp
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESX
3 1 (7.69%) NFS
Systems Management
1 5 (38.46%) SCCM
2 3 (23.08%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
2 3 (23.08%) BladeLogic
2 3 (23.08%) BMC Marimba
3 2 (15.38%) SCOrch
Vendors
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft
2 3 (23.08%) BMC
3 2 (15.38%) HP
3 2 (15.38%) Dell
3 2 (15.38%) McAfee
4 1 (7.69%) BT
4 1 (7.69%) VMware
4 1 (7.69%) Leostream
4 1 (7.69%) 3PAR
4 1 (7.69%) F5
4 1 (7.69%) Citrix
4 1 (7.69%) CheckPoint
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