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

3 months to
28 Apr 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 618 620 603
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -17
Contract jobs citing WMI 26 21 27
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.047% 0.038% 0.049%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.48% 0.46% 0.63%
Number of daily rates quoted 16 17 13
Average daily rate £378 £420 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.11% +1.20%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £290 £250 £320
10% offered a daily rate of more than £463 £500 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £350 £425
% change year-on-year
+10.71% -17.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average 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
5472 4551 4274
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 9.80% 8.17% 7.83%
Number of daily rates quoted 3449 2756 2458
Average daily rate £450 £408 £395
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+10.42% +3.16%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £250 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £550 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 125 202 154
Average hourly rate £21.33 £20.19 £25.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+5.67% -19.26%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £12.50 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £48.00 £35.75 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £20.19 £25.00
% change year-on-year
+11.46% -19.26%

WMI
Jobs Demand Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing WMI within the UK as a proportion of the total demand within 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 April 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 11 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WMI within the UK over the 3 months to 28 April 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
(Use links below to see detailed
statistics and historical trends)
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
England -11 25 £380 -10.58% 7
London +1 10 £378 -13.71% 7
Berkshire +8 8 £425 -
South East 0 8 £425 -
Reading -3 7 £450 -
Tyne and Wear - 5 £280 -
Newcastle upon Tyne - 5 £280 -
North East - 5 £280 -
Luton - 1 - -
East of England - 1 - -
Bedfordshire - 1 - -

WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 22 (66.67%) ITIL
2 16 (48.48%) PowerShell
3 15 (45.45%) Finance
4 14 (42.42%) Windows
5 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
5 12 (36.36%) Management Information System
6 11 (33.33%) Project Management
6 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
6 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
6 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
7 10 (30.30%) ITIL V2
7 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
7 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
7 10 (30.30%) Borland
7 10 (30.30%) PRINCE
7 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
7 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
7 10 (30.30%) SQL
7 10 (30.30%) StarTeam
8 9 (27.27%) Clustering
8 9 (27.27%) Serena
8 9 (27.27%) CMS
8 9 (27.27%) C
8 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
8 9 (27.27%) Data Structures
8 9 (27.27%) Change Control
8 9 (27.27%) Time Management
8 9 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
8 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
8 9 (27.27%) Data Engineering

WMI
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 28 April 2016, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 10 (30.30%) SharePoint
2 9 (27.27%) CMS
3 6 (18.18%) IIS
4 3 (9.09%) Apache
Applications
1 4 (12.12%) MS Excel
1 4 (12.12%) MS Office
2 2 (6.06%) MS PowerPoint
Communications & Networking
1 8 (24.24%) DNS
2 5 (15.15%) TCP/IP
3 4 (12.12%) DHCP
4 3 (9.09%) Firewall
4 3 (9.09%) Internet
4 3 (9.09%) LAN
4 3 (9.09%) SNMP
4 3 (9.09%) WAN
5 2 (6.06%) NetScaler
5 2 (6.06%) SAN
6 1 (3.03%) Cisco ASA
6 1 (3.03%) Ethernet
6 1 (3.03%) IPsec
6 1 (3.03%) MPLS
6 1 (3.03%) Network Security
6 1 (3.03%) RIP
6 1 (3.03%) Unified Communications
6 1 (3.03%) VLAN
6 1 (3.03%) VPN
6 1 (3.03%) Wi-Fi
Database & Business Intelligence
1 7 (21.21%) SQL Server
2 2 (6.06%) SQLPlus
3 1 (3.03%) MySQL
3 1 (3.03%) PostgreSQL
3 1 (3.03%) PowerPivot
Development Applications
1 10 (30.30%) StarTeam
2 2 (6.06%) Git (software)
2 2 (6.06%) Hudson
3 1 (3.03%) Jasmine
3 1 (3.03%) Selenium
General
1 15 (45.45%) Finance
2 2 (6.06%) Banking
2 2 (6.06%) Law
2 2 (6.06%) Legal
2 2 (6.06%) Retail
3 1 (3.03%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (21.21%) Field Engineer
2 5 (15.15%) Administrator
2 5 (15.15%) Configuration Administrator
3 4 (12.12%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (12.12%) SCCM Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Analyst
4 3 (9.09%) Developer
4 3 (9.09%) Support Engineer
4 3 (9.09%) Test Leader
5 2 (6.06%) .NET Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Support
5 2 (6.06%) Applications Support Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) E-Commerce Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Microsoft Engineer
5 2 (6.06%) Software Developer
5 2 (6.06%) Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Test Team Leader
5 2 (6.06%) Wintel Analyst
6 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC Developer
6 1 (3.03%) Senior C# ASP.NET Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (12.12%) DCOM
1 4 (12.12%) XML
2 3 (9.09%) .NET
3 2 (6.06%) AngularJS
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET
3 2 (6.06%) ASP.NET Web API
3 2 (6.06%) Twitter Bootstrap
4 1 (3.03%) 802.1X
4 1 (3.03%) ASP.NET MVC
4 1 (3.03%) LAMP
4 1 (3.03%) LAPP Stack
4 1 (3.03%) REST
4 1 (3.03%) SOAP
Miscellaneous
1 12 (36.36%) Management Information System
2 10 (30.30%) Analytical Skills
3 9 (27.27%) Clustering
3 9 (27.27%) Data Centre
3 9 (27.27%) Data Structures
4 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Software
5 3 (9.09%) PKI
6 1 (3.03%) CMDB
6 1 (3.03%) Computer Science
6 1 (3.03%) Reinsurance
6 1 (3.03%) RSA SecurID
6 1 (3.03%) Statistics
Operating Systems
1 14 (42.42%) Windows
2 9 (27.27%) Windows Server
3 3 (9.09%) Linux
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
3 3 (9.09%) Windows Server 2012
4 2 (6.06%) VMS
4 2 (6.06%) Windows Server 2003
5 1 (3.03%) Unix
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (66.67%) ITIL
2 11 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 11 (33.33%) Project Management
3 10 (30.30%) ITIL V2
3 10 (30.30%) PRINCE
3 10 (30.30%) PRINCE2
4 9 (27.27%) Capacity Planning
4 9 (27.27%) Change Control
4 9 (27.27%) Data Engineering
4 9 (27.27%) Time Management
5 6 (18.18%) Mentoring
5 6 (18.18%) Service Management
6 5 (15.15%) Customer Engagement
7 4 (12.12%) Enterprise Architecture
7 4 (12.12%) Integration Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Logistics
7 4 (12.12%) Performance Optimisation
7 4 (12.12%) System Integration Testing
7 4 (12.12%) Test Scripting
7 4 (12.12%) User Acceptance Testing
Programming Languages
1 16 (48.48%) PowerShell
2 10 (30.30%) SQL
3 9 (27.27%) C
4 8 (24.24%) VBScript
5 6 (18.18%) T-SQL
6 2 (6.06%) C#
7 1 (3.03%) Bash Shell
7 1 (3.03%) JavaScript
7 1 (3.03%) Perl
7 1 (3.03%) PHP
7 1 (3.03%) Python
7 1 (3.03%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 11 (33.33%) SC Cleared
1 11 (33.33%) Security Cleared
2 10 (30.30%) Microsoft Certification
3 6 (18.18%) Degree
4 5 (15.15%) MCITP
4 5 (15.15%) MCSA
4 5 (15.15%) MCTS
5 3 (9.09%) MCP
5 3 (9.09%) MCSE
6 2 (6.06%) VMware Certified Professional (VCP)
7 1 (3.03%) CCENT
7 1 (3.03%) CCNA
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco Certification
7 1 (3.03%) ITIL Foundation Certificate
System Software
1 12 (36.36%) Active Directory
2 2 (6.06%) DFS Replication
2 2 (6.06%) Hyper-V
2 2 (6.06%) Terminal Services
2 2 (6.06%) VMware Infrastructure
2 2 (6.06%) vSphere
3 1 (3.03%) XenApp
3 1 (3.03%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (18.18%) SCCM
2 4 (12.12%) SCOM
3 3 (9.09%) Puppet
4 2 (6.06%) HP UCMDB
5 1 (3.03%) FortiGate
5 1 (3.03%) MOM
5 1 (3.03%) Nagios
5 1 (3.03%) Opscode Chef
5 1 (3.03%) Salt
5 1 (3.03%) WhatsUp Gold
5 1 (3.03%) WSUS
Vendors
1 10 (30.30%) Borland
2 9 (27.27%) Microsoft
2 9 (27.27%) Serena
3 6 (18.18%) Citrix
4 4 (12.12%) HP
4 4 (12.12%) iManage
4 4 (12.12%) JDA
5 3 (9.09%) ATG
6 2 (6.06%) IBM
6 2 (6.06%) Remedy
6 2 (6.06%) VMware
7 1 (3.03%) Cisco
7 1 (3.03%) Progress
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