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 9 December 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
9 Dec 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
Rank 609 635 612
Rank change year-on-year
+26 -23
Contract jobs citing WMI 12 10 25
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.024% 0.018% 0.044%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.22% 0.21% 0.49%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 8 11
Median daily rate £500 £238 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+110.52% -36.66%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £373 £234 £303
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £345 £450
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £238 £350
% change year-on-year
+64.21% -32.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 2
Median hourly rate - - £20.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £20.00

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
5402 4684 5057
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 10.90% 8.50% 8.97%
Number of daily rates quoted 3466 2878 3115
Median daily rate £475 £425 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+11.76% +6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £275 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £575 £538
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £363
% change year-on-year
+6.25% +10.34%
Number of hourly rates quoted 128 162 176
Median hourly rate £18.50 £18.00 £23.38
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+2.77% -22.99%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £11.00 £13.09
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £53.30 £40.05 £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £18.50 £17.50 £24.00
% change year-on-year
+5.71% -27.08%

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 9 December 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 13 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 9 December 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 +13 12 £500 +110.52% 3
London +16 5 £525 +16.66% 3
South East - 5 - -
Reading - 3 - -
Berkshire - 3 - -
North East -27 2 £390 +64.21%
Tyne and Wear -34 2 £390 +64.21%
Newcastle upon Tyne -37 2 £390 +64.21%
Canary Wharf - 1 £363 -
Hampshire - 1 - -
Oxfordshire - 1 - -
Basingstoke - 1 - -
Oxford - 1 - -

WMI
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 9 December 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 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
3 13 (61.90%) PowerShell
4 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
5 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
6 9 (42.86%) C#
7 8 (38.10%) Finance
8 7 (33.33%) VMware
8 7 (33.33%) ITIL
8 7 (33.33%) SAN
9 6 (28.57%) .NET
9 6 (28.57%) Banking
10 5 (23.81%) WinForms
10 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
10 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
10 5 (23.81%) CSS
10 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
10 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
10 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
10 5 (23.81%) CSS3
10 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
11 4 (19.05%) API Integration
11 4 (19.05%) iManage
11 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
11 4 (19.05%) Regular Expression
11 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
11 4 (19.05%) Cisco
11 4 (19.05%) MCSE
11 4 (19.05%) MCSA
11 4 (19.05%) HTTP

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 3 (14.29%) IIS
2 2 (9.52%) CMS
2 2 (9.52%) Exchange Server 2010
2 2 (9.52%) MS Exchange
2 2 (9.52%) SharePoint
Applications
1 11 (52.38%) MS Excel
2 4 (19.05%) MS Office
3 2 (9.52%) MS PowerPoint
Cloud Services
1 5 (23.81%) Amazon AWS
1 5 (23.81%) Microsoft Azure
2 1 (4.76%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 7 (33.33%) SAN
2 4 (19.05%) Firewall
2 4 (19.05%) HTTP
3 3 (14.29%) Remote Desktop
4 2 (9.52%) Cisco Nexus
5 1 (4.76%) DHCP
5 1 (4.76%) DNS
5 1 (4.76%) SNMP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 15 (71.43%) SQL Server
2 2 (9.52%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 2 (9.52%) StarTeam
General
1 8 (38.10%) Finance
2 6 (28.57%) Banking
3 3 (14.29%) Law
4 2 (9.52%) Legal
5 1 (4.76%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (33.33%) Developer
2 5 (23.81%) .NET Developer
2 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET Developer
3 4 (19.05%) Applications Engineer
3 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support
4 2 (9.52%) Applications Support Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Cloud Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Consultant
4 2 (9.52%) Deployment Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Firewall Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Deployment Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Network Infrastructure Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell Developer
4 2 (9.52%) PowerShell Engineer
4 2 (9.52%) Support Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Infrastructure Deployment Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Network Engineer
5 1 (4.76%) Windows Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (28.57%) .NET
2 5 (23.81%) ASP.NET
2 5 (23.81%) CSS
2 5 (23.81%) CSS3
2 5 (23.81%) WinForms
3 4 (19.05%) Regular Expression
Miscellaneous
1 5 (23.81%) Data Centre
2 3 (14.29%) Clustering
2 3 (14.29%) EMC VNX
3 2 (9.52%) Analytical Skills
3 2 (9.52%) Management Information System
4 1 (4.76%) Public Cloud
Operating Systems
1 20 (95.24%) Windows
2 4 (19.05%) Windows Server
3 2 (9.52%) VMS
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2008
3 2 (9.52%) Windows Server 2012
4 1 (4.76%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (33.33%) ITIL
2 4 (19.05%) API Integration
3 2 (9.52%) Capacity Planning
3 2 (9.52%) Configuration Management
3 2 (9.52%) Data Centre Operations
3 2 (9.52%) Data Engineering
3 2 (9.52%) Document Management
3 2 (9.52%) ITIL V2
3 2 (9.52%) Migration
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE
3 2 (9.52%) PRINCE2
3 2 (9.52%) Process Improvement
3 2 (9.52%) Project Management
3 2 (9.52%) Service Management
3 2 (9.52%) Time Management
4 1 (4.76%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (4.76%) Change Control
4 1 (4.76%) Network Management
4 1 (4.76%) Patch Management
4 1 (4.76%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 13 (61.90%) PowerShell
2 9 (42.86%) C#
3 5 (23.81%) JavaScript
4 4 (19.05%) SQL
5 3 (14.29%) T-SQL
6 1 (4.76%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 4 (19.05%) MCP
1 4 (19.05%) MCSA
1 4 (19.05%) MCSE
1 4 (19.05%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (9.52%) SC Cleared
2 2 (9.52%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (4.76%) SLA
System Software
1 10 (47.62%) Active Directory
2 4 (19.05%) VMware Infrastructure
3 3 (14.29%) VMware ESX
4 2 (9.52%) Hyper-V
4 2 (9.52%) XenApp
5 1 (4.76%) Terminal Services
5 1 (4.76%) Virtual Servers
Systems Management
1 3 (14.29%) HAProxy
1 3 (14.29%) WSUS
2 2 (9.52%) OpenView Configuration Management
3 1 (4.76%) HP UCMDB
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) SCCM
3 1 (4.76%) SCOM
3 1 (4.76%) SCVMM
Vendors
1 7 (33.33%) VMware
2 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
3 4 (19.05%) Cisco
3 4 (19.05%) Citrix
3 4 (19.05%) HP
3 4 (19.05%) iManage
4 3 (14.29%) EMC
5 2 (9.52%) Borland
5 2 (9.52%) CheckPoint
5 2 (9.52%) Serena
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