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 9 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
9 Feb 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 408 412 403
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -9
Contract jobs citing WMI 3 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.014% 0.019% 0.009%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.16% 0.22% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 4 2
Average daily rate £378 £301 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+25.51% -10.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £376 £206 £308
10% offered a daily rate of more than £380 £440 £368
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
England

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
1890 1842 1623
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.91% 8.69% 7.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 1338 1277 1050
Average daily rate £475 £450 £425
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.55% +5.88%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £325 £300 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £575 £550
UK excluding London average daily rate £393 £363 £340
% change year-on-year
+8.27% +6.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 20 29 21
Average hourly rate £26.25 £18.00 £15.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+45.83% +16.12%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £18.25 £14.78 £11.40
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £50.00 £25.00 £32.35
UK excluding London average hourly rate £35.00 £21.50 £21.00
% change year-on-year
+62.79% +2.38%

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
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 9 February 2016, 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 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 5 (71.43%) Windows
3 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 4 (57.14%) .NET
3 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
3 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
3 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
3 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
4 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
4 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 3 (42.86%) MCP
4 3 (42.86%) MCSE
4 3 (42.86%) Finance
5 2 (28.57%) Law
5 2 (28.57%) Legal
5 2 (28.57%) TDD
5 2 (28.57%) Banking
5 2 (28.57%) WSUS
5 2 (28.57%) Document Management
5 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
5 2 (28.57%) Statistics
5 2 (28.57%) Web Development
5 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
5 2 (28.57%) MCSA
5 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
5 2 (28.57%) ITIL
5 2 (28.57%) Linux
5 2 (28.57%) C#
5 2 (28.57%) VBA
5 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET

WMI
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 9 February 2016, 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 2 (28.57%) MS Exchange
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint
2 1 (14.29%) SharePoint 2013
Applications
1 2 (28.57%) MS Excel
2 1 (14.29%) MS Office
2 1 (14.29%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 1 (14.29%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 1 (14.29%) DHCP
1 1 (14.29%) DNS
1 1 (14.29%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (57.14%) SQL Server
2 2 (28.57%) SQL Server Reporting Services
3 1 (14.29%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (28.57%) Git (software)
1 2 (28.57%) Hudson
2 1 (14.29%) Jasmine
2 1 (14.29%) Selenium
General
1 3 (42.86%) Finance
2 2 (28.57%) Banking
2 2 (28.57%) Law
2 2 (28.57%) Legal
Job Titles
1 3 (42.86%) Developer
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Developer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Engineer
2 2 (28.57%) Applications Support
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Applications Developer
3 1 (14.29%) .NET Software Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Active Directory Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Angular Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Analyst
3 1 (14.29%) Applications Support Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior Applications Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior ASP.NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# .NET Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Senior C# Developer
3 1 (14.29%) Server Engineer
3 1 (14.29%) Software Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (57.14%) .NET
2 2 (28.57%) .NET Framework
2 2 (28.57%) AngularJS
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET
2 2 (28.57%) ASP.NET Web API
2 2 (28.57%) Twitter Bootstrap
3 1 (14.29%) 802.1X
3 1 (14.29%) ADSI
3 1 (14.29%) ASP.NET MVC
3 1 (14.29%) COM
3 1 (14.29%) XML
Miscellaneous
1 2 (28.57%) Statistics
2 1 (14.29%) Clustering
2 1 (14.29%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 5 (71.43%) Windows
2 4 (57.14%) Windows Server
3 2 (28.57%) Linux
4 1 (14.29%) VMS
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (28.57%) BDD
1 2 (28.57%) Dependency Injection
1 2 (28.57%) Document Management
1 2 (28.57%) ITIL
1 2 (28.57%) MVC
1 2 (28.57%) Performance Monitoring
1 2 (28.57%) TDD
1 2 (28.57%) Web Development
2 1 (14.29%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (14.29%) Change Control
2 1 (14.29%) Continuous Integration
2 1 (14.29%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (14.29%) Network Management
2 1 (14.29%) Open Source
2 1 (14.29%) Scrum
2 1 (14.29%) Service Management
2 1 (14.29%) UML
Programming Languages
1 7 (100.00%) PowerShell
2 4 (57.14%) SQL
3 3 (42.86%) T-SQL
4 2 (28.57%) C#
4 2 (28.57%) VBA
5 1 (14.29%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 3 (42.86%) MCP
1 3 (42.86%) MCSE
1 3 (42.86%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (28.57%) MCSA
3 1 (14.29%) MCITP
System Software
1 4 (57.14%) Active Directory
2 1 (14.29%) Hyper-V
2 1 (14.29%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 2 (28.57%) Puppet
1 2 (28.57%) WSUS
2 1 (14.29%) SCCM
2 1 (14.29%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (57.14%) Microsoft
2 2 (28.57%) Intel Security
3 1 (14.29%) Citrix
3 1 (14.29%) Dell
3 1 (14.29%) HP
3 1 (14.29%) iManage
3 1 (14.29%) VMware