Period
to 21 January 2018

The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for WMI skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited WMI over the 6 months to 21 January 2018 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.

Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
21 Jan 2018
Same period 2017 Same period 2016
Rank 179 166 186
Rank change year-on-year -13 +20 +3
Contract jobs citing WMI 3 1 3
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.064% 0.027% 0.054%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.57% 0.23% 0.59%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 1 2
Scotland median daily rate - £250 £338
Median daily rate % change year-on-year - -25.93% -
UK median daily rate £388 £513 £300
% change year-on-year -24.39% +70.83% -18.64%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK median hourly rate - - -

WMI is in the Systems Management category. The following table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

All Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 523 434 505
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 11.12% 11.59% 9.01%
Number of daily rates quoted 317 244 267
Scotland median daily rate £415 £340 £315
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.06% +7.94% -5.26%
10th Percentile £253 £188 £144
90th Percentile £600 £445 £475
UK median daily rate £475 £450 £420
% change year-on-year +5.56% +7.14% +5.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 7 13 5
Scotland median hourly rate £25.00 £21.50 £18.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +16.28% +16.22% -26.00%
10th Percentile £19.30 £13.25 £14.95
90th Percentile £26.88 £42.00 £24.00
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £20.00
% change year-on-year -12.50% - -

WMI
Job Vacancy Trend in Scotland

Job postings citing WMI as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised in Scotland.

Job vacancy trend for WMI in Scotland

WMI
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in Scotland

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

Contractor daily rate trend for WMI in Scotland

WMI
Contract Job Locations in Scotland

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing WMI within the Scotland region over the 6 months to 21 January 2018. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
Edinburgh - 3 - -
WMI
UK

For the 6 months to 21 January 2018, 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WMI.

1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Ivanti
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Team
2 2 (66.67%) ForeScout
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk
2 2 (66.67%) CyberArk
2 2 (66.67%) ITIL

WMI
Co-occurring IT Skills in Scotland 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:

General
1 3 (100.00%) Banking
1 3 (100.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 3 (100.00%) Analyst
1 3 (100.00%) IT Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) IT Security Analyst
2 2 (66.67%) Security Analyst
3 1 (33.33%) Systems Analyst
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL V3
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) PowerShell
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Ivanti
2 2 (66.67%) CyberArk
2 2 (66.67%) ForeScout
2 2 (66.67%) Splunk