The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for WMI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WMI over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
England / East of England
Rank 125 122 131
Rank change year-on-year -3 +9  
Contract jobs citing WMI 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the East of England 0.046% 0.041% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.45% 0.62% 0.66%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
Median daily rate £375 £300 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +25.00% -7.69%  
UK excluding London median daily rate £325 £290 £350
% change year-on-year +12.06% -17.14%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

WMI is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in the East of England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
East of England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 223 162 152
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the East of England 10.27% 6.63% 5.87%
Number of daily rates quoted 127 85 73
Median daily rate £450 £425 £360
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.88% +18.05%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £261 £200 £143
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 11 28
Median hourly rate £18.00 £17.50 £22.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +2.85% -22.22%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £14.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £24.00 £44.00 £24.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

WMI
Job Vacancy Trend in the East of England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in the East of England citing WMI as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for WMI in the East of England

WMI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in the East of England

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in contract jobs citing WMI in the East of England.

Contractor daily rate trend for WMI in the East of England

WMI
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in the East of England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for WMI in the East of England

WMI
Contract Job Locations in the East of England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WMI within the East of England region over the 3 months to 24 March 2017. 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 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
Hertfordshire +2 1 £375 +25.00%
WMI
England

WMI
Top 27 Related IT Skills in the East of England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, 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 across the East of England region with a requirement for WMI.

1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) VMware
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server

WMI
Top Related IT Skills in the East of England 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:

Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) Firewall
1 1 (100.00%) LAN
1 1 (100.00%) NetScaler
1 1 (100.00%) SAN
1 1 (100.00%) SNMP
1 1 (100.00%) TCP/IP
1 1 (100.00%) WAN
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Clustering
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Load Balancing
Programming Languages
1 1 (100.00%) PowerShell
Qualifications
1 1 (100.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (100.00%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 1 (100.00%) vSphere
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) HP
1 1 (100.00%) IBM
1 1 (100.00%) Remedy
1 1 (100.00%) VMware