The table below looks at the statistics for MOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the London region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MOM over the 3 months to 22 December 2014 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.

Location
3 months to
22 Dec 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM)
Rank 388 392 367
Rank change year-on-year
+4 -25
Contract jobs citing MOM 11 23 17
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 0.048% 0.096% 0.080%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.60% 1.35% 1.30%
Number of daily rates quoted 9 13 11
Average daily rate
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£350 £400 £475
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% -15.78%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £332 £368 £380
10% offered a daily rate of more than £405 £438 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £331 £273
% change year-on-year
+20.75% +21.55%
Number of hourly rates quoted 1 2 0
Average hourly rate £87.00 £43.88 -
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+98.27% -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £29.00
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Systems Management category in contract jobs advertised in the London region.

Systems Management Category
London
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
1846 1705 1310
As % of all contract IT jobs located in London 8.08% 7.10% 6.18%
Number of daily rates quoted 1314 1187 805
Average daily rate £450 £418 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.78% +4.37%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £288 £297 £240
10% offered a daily rate of more than £575 £530 £516
UK excluding London average daily rate £363 £330 £350
% change year-on-year
+9.84% -5.71%
Number of hourly rates quoted 33 28 55
Average hourly rate £21.50 £16.50 £22.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+30.30% -25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.55 £12.50 £13.58
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.50 £36.11 £42.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £20.03 £21.00 £22.75
% change year-on-year
-4.61% -7.69%

MOM
Jobs Demand Trend in London

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing MOM across the London region as a proportion of the total demand within the Systems Management category.

MOM Jobs Demand Trend in London

MOM
Daily Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MOM across the London region.

MOM Daily Rate Trend in London

MOM
Daily Rate Histogram in London

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MOM across the London region over the 3 months to 22 December 2014.

MOM Daily Rate Histogram in London

MOM
Hourly Rate Trend in London

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MOM across the London region.

MOM Hourly Rate Trend in London

MOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in London

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MOM 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 MOM.

1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
2 14 (66.67%) Firewall
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 9 (42.86%) LAN
4 9 (42.86%) VoIP
4 9 (42.86%) WAN
4 9 (42.86%) VPN
4 9 (42.86%) Juniper
4 9 (42.86%) MPLS
4 9 (42.86%) Law
4 9 (42.86%) SolarWinds
5 7 (33.33%) Symantec
6 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
7 5 (23.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
7 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
7 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
7 5 (23.81%) SAN
7 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
7 5 (23.81%) Websense
7 5 (23.81%) MIMEsweeper
7 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
7 5 (23.81%) SCOM
7 5 (23.81%) NAS
7 5 (23.81%) Lync
7 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
7 5 (23.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
7 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
8 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
8 3 (14.29%) Blackberry

MOM
Top Related IT Skills in London by Category

For the 6 months to 22 December 2014, IT contractor jobs across the London region citing MOM 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 MOM. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 5 (23.81%) Lync
1 5 (23.81%) Exchange Server 2013
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2010
2 3 (14.29%) MS Exchange
2 3 (14.29%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
2 3 (14.29%) Exchange Server 2007
2 3 (14.29%) Office Communications Server
3 1 (4.76%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 2 (9.52%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (4.76%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 1 (4.76%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 14 (66.67%) Firewall
2 9 (42.86%) MPLS
2 9 (42.86%) LAN
2 9 (42.86%) VoIP
2 9 (42.86%) WAN
2 9 (42.86%) VPN
3 5 (23.81%) SAN
3 5 (23.81%) NAS
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (4.76%) MySQL
1 1 (4.76%) SQL Server
1 1 (4.76%) NoSQL
Development Applications
1 5 (23.81%) VSS/SourceSafe
2 1 (4.76%) Hudson
2 1 (4.76%) Jenkins
General
1 9 (42.86%) Law
2 3 (14.29%) Publishing
3 2 (9.52%) Retail
3 2 (9.52%) Financial Institution
3 2 (9.52%) Finance
Job Titles
1 9 (42.86%) Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Infrastructure Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Network Analyst
1 9 (42.86%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
2 4 (19.05%) Infrastructure Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Server Engineer
3 2 (9.52%) Oracle Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Consultant
3 2 (9.52%) Messaging Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) DevOps Engineer
4 1 (4.76%) Functional Consultant
4 1 (4.76%) Oracle Functional Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (4.76%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 3 (14.29%) Blackberry
2 2 (9.52%) Fat Client
2 2 (9.52%) Thin Client
Operating Systems
1 17 (80.95%) Windows
2 14 (66.67%) Windows Server 2003
3 12 (57.14%) Windows Server 2008
4 5 (23.81%) Windows Server 2012
5 1 (4.76%) Linux
5 1 (4.76%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (23.81%) Disaster Recovery
2 1 (4.76%) Agile Software Development
2 1 (4.76%) DevOps
2 1 (4.76%) ERP
2 1 (4.76%) Configuration Management
Programming Languages
1 6 (28.57%) PowerShell
2 5 (23.81%) Shell Script
3 1 (4.76%) Ruby
3 1 (4.76%) C
3 1 (4.76%) C#
3 1 (4.76%) Java
3 1 (4.76%) Perl
3 1 (4.76%) SQL
3 1 (4.76%) Python
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 2 (9.52%) QA
System Software
1 5 (23.81%) Active Directory
2 3 (14.29%) VMware Infrastructure
2 3 (14.29%) UAG
3 2 (9.52%) VMware ESX
4 1 (4.76%) Xen
4 1 (4.76%) KVM
4 1 (4.76%) Docker
Systems Management
1 5 (23.81%) MIMEsweeper
1 5 (23.81%) SCOM
1 5 (23.81%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
2 2 (9.52%) OpenView
3 1 (4.76%) Nagios
3 1 (4.76%) Puppet
3 1 (4.76%) Opscode Chef
3 1 (4.76%) Ansible
Vendors
1 9 (42.86%) Juniper
1 9 (42.86%) SolarWinds
2 7 (33.33%) Symantec
3 5 (23.81%) Websense
3 5 (23.81%) Microsoft
4 3 (14.29%) VMware
5 2 (9.52%) HP
5 2 (9.52%) Citrix
5 2 (9.52%) Oracle
5 2 (9.52%) BMC
6 1 (4.76%) SAP
6 1 (4.76%) Altiris