Period
to 27 July 2017

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 27 July 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.

Windows Management Instrumentation (WMI)
UK > Scotland
6 months to
27 Jul 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 165 - 187
Rank change year-on-year - +187 0
Contract jobs citing WMI 4 0 14
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in Scotland 0.095% - 0.23%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.77% - 3.04%
Number of daily rates quoted 2 0 11
Scotland median daily rate £413 - £350
10th Percentile £379 - £330
90th Percentile £436 - £430
UK median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.67% -11.76%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Scotland median hourly rate - - -
UK 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 Scotland with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
Scotland
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 519 649 460
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in Scotland 12.27% 11.81% 7.40%
Number of daily rates quoted 287 329 254
Scotland median daily rate £400 £350 £325
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +14.29% +7.69% -5.80%
10th Percentile £250 £245 £127
90th Percentile £515 £488 £438
UK median daily rate £463 £425 £395
% change year-on-year +8.82% +7.59% +5.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 12 19 15
Scotland median hourly rate £30.93 £40.00 £18.75
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -22.69% +113.33% -22.68%
10th Percentile £21.33 £35.50 £13.75
90th Percentile £41.25 £43.00 £57.75
UK median hourly rate £17.89 £22.50 £20.06
% change year-on-year -20.51% +12.16% +2.87%

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 27 July 2017. 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
Glasgow - 4 £413 -
WMI
UK

For the 6 months to 27 July 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 Scotland region with a requirement for WMI.

1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
1 4 (100.00%) Perforce
1 4 (100.00%) PKI
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
1 4 (100.00%) CyberArk
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Secure Coding
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
2 3 (75.00%) FishEye
2 3 (75.00%) QA
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development

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:

Application Platforms
1 4 (100.00%) Apache
1 4 (100.00%) Tomcat
Communications & Networking
1 3 (75.00%) Firewall
Database & Business Intelligence
1 4 (100.00%) Relational Database
2 3 (75.00%) DB2
Development Applications
1 4 (100.00%) Git (software)
1 4 (100.00%) Jenkins
1 4 (100.00%) Visual Studio
2 3 (75.00%) FishEye
General
1 3 (75.00%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (100.00%) Developer
1 4 (100.00%) Full Stack Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++ Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++/C# Developer
2 1 (25.00%) C++/Java Developer
2 1 (25.00%) Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 4 (100.00%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 4 (100.00%) PKI
2 2 (50.00%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 4 (100.00%) Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
1 4 (100.00%) Solaris
1 4 (100.00%) Windows
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (100.00%) Secure Coding
1 4 (100.00%) Web Development
2 3 (75.00%) Agile Software Development
2 3 (75.00%) Cybersecurity
2 3 (75.00%) Load Testing
2 3 (75.00%) Network Architecture
2 3 (75.00%) SDLC
2 3 (75.00%) User Acceptance Testing
3 1 (25.00%) Asset Management
3 1 (25.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 4 (100.00%) C#
1 4 (100.00%) C++
1 4 (100.00%) Java
1 4 (100.00%) PowerShell
1 4 (100.00%) SQL
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (75.00%) QA
System Software
1 3 (75.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (75.00%) Apache ZooKeeper
1 3 (75.00%) NFS
Systems Management
1 3 (75.00%) Netcool
1 3 (75.00%) Opscode Chef
1 3 (75.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 4 (100.00%) CyberArk
1 4 (100.00%) Perforce
1 4 (100.00%) Red Hat
2 3 (75.00%) Oracle
2 3 (75.00%) Sybase