The table below looks at the statistics for WMI skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited WMI over the 3 months to 28 July 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
28 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 636 624 569
Rank change year-on-year
-12 -55
Contract jobs citing WMI 15 22 49
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.028% 0.039% 0.089%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.25% 0.45% 1.09%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 18 27
Median daily rate £406 £341 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+19.21% -19.81%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £279 £200 £305
10% offered a daily rate of more than £434 £625 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £396 £341 £363
% change year-on-year
+16.27% -5.99%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
Median hourly rate - - £19.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
6074 4886 4499
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 11.25% 8.56% 8.22%
Number of daily rates quoted 4009 3014 2626
Median daily rate £450 £400 £380
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+12.50% +5.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £280 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £380 £338
% change year-on-year
+5.26% +12.59%
Number of hourly rates quoted 120 142 134
Median hourly rate £28.50 £21.25 £19.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+34.13% +11.82%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.40 £12.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £41.75 £30.45
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.50 £21.50 £19.50
% change year-on-year
+32.55% +10.25%

WMI
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing WMI as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Systems Management category.

WMI Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

WMI
Daily Rate Trend

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

WMI Daily Rate Trend in the UK

WMI
Daily Rate Histogram

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing WMI within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016.

WMI Daily Rate Histogram in the UK

WMI
Hourly Rate Trend

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

WMI Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

WMI
Top 12 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WMI within the UK over the 3 months to 28 July 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England -16 15 £406 +47.72% 5
London 0 8 £413 - 4
South East +10 2 £438 +143.05% 1
Manchester - 2 £380 -
Midlands - 2 £413 -
North West - 2 £380 -
Epsom - 1 - -
Leeds - 1 £288 -
West Yorkshire - 1 £288 -
Berkshire - 1 £438 - 1
Surrey - 1 - -
Yorkshire - 1 £288 -

WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 July 2016, IT contractor jobs citing WMI also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for WMI.

1 23 (56.10%) ITIL
2 22 (53.66%) PowerShell
3 20 (48.78%) Windows
4 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
5 16 (39.02%) Finance
6 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
6 14 (34.15%) SQL
7 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
8 11 (26.83%) Citrix
9 10 (24.39%) DNS
9 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
9 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
10 9 (21.95%) iManage
10 9 (21.95%) MS Office
10 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
10 9 (21.95%) MCSA
10 9 (21.95%) Service Management
11 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
11 8 (19.51%) Clustering
11 8 (19.51%) MCSE
11 8 (19.51%) MCP
11 8 (19.51%) SCCM
12 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
12 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
12 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
12 7 (17.07%) VBScript
12 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
12 7 (17.07%) Project Management
13 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
13 6 (14.63%) DHCP

WMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

The follow tables expand on the table above by listing co-occurrences grouped by category. The same job type, locality and period is covered with up to 20 co-occurrences shown in each of the following categories:

Application Platforms
1 6 (14.63%) SharePoint
2 5 (12.20%) CMS
3 4 (9.76%) IIS
4 3 (7.32%) Skype for Business
5 2 (4.88%) Apache
6 1 (2.44%) MS Exchange
Applications
1 9 (21.95%) MS Office
2 7 (17.07%) MS Excel
3 4 (9.76%) MS PowerPoint
Business Applications
1 2 (4.88%) Oracle Financials
Cloud Services
1 3 (7.32%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 10 (24.39%) DNS
2 6 (14.63%) DHCP
3 4 (9.76%) Firewall
3 4 (9.76%) TCP/IP
4 3 (7.32%) Internet
4 3 (7.32%) LAN
4 3 (7.32%) Skype
4 3 (7.32%) SNMP
4 3 (7.32%) WAN
5 2 (4.88%) LDAP
5 2 (4.88%) SAN
6 1 (2.44%) ADSL
6 1 (2.44%) BGP
6 1 (2.44%) Ethernet
6 1 (2.44%) MPLS
6 1 (2.44%) OSPF
6 1 (2.44%) RIP
6 1 (2.44%) VoIP
6 1 (2.44%) VPN
6 1 (2.44%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 10 (24.39%) SQL Server
2 4 (9.76%) SQLPlus
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle Database
3 2 (4.88%) Oracle ODI
4 1 (2.44%) MySQL
4 1 (2.44%) PostgreSQL
4 1 (2.44%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 6 (14.63%) StarTeam
2 2 (4.88%) Git (software)
2 2 (4.88%) Hudson
3 1 (2.44%) Jasmine
3 1 (2.44%) Selenium
General
1 16 (39.02%) Finance
2 5 (12.20%) Law
2 5 (12.20%) Legal
3 4 (9.76%) Banking
4 2 (4.88%) Retail
4 2 (4.88%) Telecoms
5 1 (2.44%) Back Office
Job Titles
1 9 (21.95%) Applications Engineer
2 7 (17.07%) Field Engineer
3 6 (14.63%) Applications Support
4 5 (12.20%) Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) Applications Support Engineer
5 4 (9.76%) SCCM Engineer
6 3 (7.32%) Developer
6 3 (7.32%) Test Leader
7 2 (4.88%) .NET Developer
7 2 (4.88%) 3rd Line Support
7 2 (4.88%) Analyst
7 2 (4.88%) Consultant
7 2 (4.88%) DBA
7 2 (4.88%) Microsoft Engineer
7 2 (4.88%) Operations Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Oracle DBA
7 2 (4.88%) Software Developer
7 2 (4.88%) Systems Manager
7 2 (4.88%) Team Leader
7 2 (4.88%) Test Team Leader
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (9.76%) DCOM
1 4 (9.76%) XML
2 3 (7.32%) .NET
3 2 (4.88%) AngularJS
3 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET
3 2 (4.88%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (4.88%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (2.44%) 802.1X
4 1 (2.44%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (2.44%) LAMP
4 1 (2.44%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (2.44%) REST
4 1 (2.44%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 8 (19.51%) Clustering
1 8 (19.51%) Management Information System
2 6 (14.63%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (12.20%) Data Centre
3 5 (12.20%) Data Structures
4 4 (9.76%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (7.32%) PKI
6 1 (2.44%) AS400
6 1 (2.44%) CMDB
6 1 (2.44%) Computer Science
6 1 (2.44%) iSeries
6 1 (2.44%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (2.44%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 20 (48.78%) Windows
2 10 (24.39%) Windows Server
3 4 (9.76%) VMS
4 3 (7.32%) Windows Server 2012
5 2 (4.88%) Linux
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2003
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Server 2008
5 2 (4.88%) Windows Vista
6 1 (2.44%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 23 (56.10%) ITIL
2 9 (21.95%) Service Management
3 7 (17.07%) Configuration Management
3 7 (17.07%) Project Management
4 6 (14.63%) ITIL V2
4 6 (14.63%) PRINCE
4 6 (14.63%) PRINCE2
4 6 (14.63%) Time Management
5 5 (12.20%) Capacity Planning
5 5 (12.20%) Change Control
5 5 (12.20%) Customer Engagement
5 5 (12.20%) Data Engineering
5 5 (12.20%) Document Management
5 5 (12.20%) Performance Monitoring
6 4 (9.76%) CRM
6 4 (9.76%) Logistics
6 4 (9.76%) Performance Optimisation
6 4 (9.76%) Stakeholder Management
6 4 (9.76%) System Integration Testing
6 4 (9.76%) User Stories
Programming Languages
1 22 (53.66%) PowerShell
2 14 (34.15%) SQL
3 9 (21.95%) T-SQL
4 7 (17.07%) VBScript
5 5 (12.20%) C
6 2 (4.88%) C#
6 2 (4.88%) VB
7 1 (2.44%) Bash Shell
7 1 (2.44%) JavaScript
7 1 (2.44%) Perl
7 1 (2.44%) PHP
7 1 (2.44%) Python
7 1 (2.44%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 14 (34.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 9 (21.95%) MCSA
3 8 (19.51%) MCP
3 8 (19.51%) MCSE
4 7 (17.07%) SC Cleared
4 7 (17.07%) Security Cleared
5 6 (14.63%) Degree
6 5 (12.20%) MCITP
6 5 (12.20%) MCTS
7 2 (4.88%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
8 1 (2.44%) CCENT
8 1 (2.44%) CCNA
8 1 (2.44%) Cisco Certification
8 1 (2.44%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 17 (41.46%) Active Directory
2 5 (12.20%) XenApp
3 3 (7.32%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (4.88%) Hyper-V
4 2 (4.88%) Microsoft App-V
4 2 (4.88%) Terminal Services
5 1 (2.44%) DFS Replication
5 1 (2.44%) Virtual Servers
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESX
5 1 (2.44%) VMware ESXi
5 1 (2.44%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 8 (19.51%) SCCM
2 6 (14.63%) SCOM
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Clustering
3 3 (7.32%) Microsoft Intune
3 3 (7.32%) Puppet
4 2 (4.88%) HP UCMDB
4 2 (4.88%) MOM
5 1 (2.44%) FortiGate
5 1 (2.44%) Nagios
5 1 (2.44%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (2.44%) Salt
5 1 (2.44%) SCVMM
5 1 (2.44%) vMotion
5 1 (2.44%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (2.44%) WSUS
Vendors
1 12 (29.27%) Microsoft
2 11 (26.83%) Citrix
3 9 (21.95%) iManage
4 6 (14.63%) Borland
5 5 (12.20%) Serena
6 4 (9.76%) JDA
7 3 (7.32%) ATG
7 3 (7.32%) HP
7 3 (7.32%) VMware
8 2 (4.88%) Cisco
8 2 (4.88%) Oracle
9 1 (2.44%) IBM
9 1 (2.44%) Progress
9 1 (2.44%) Remedy
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