The first table below looks at the demand for MOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South East region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MOM over the 3 months to 18 April 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Systems Management category for the South East region.

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
18 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM)
Rank 241 230 245
Rank change year-on-year
-11 +15
Contract jobs citing MOM 9 7 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 0.093% 0.084% 0.028%
As % of the Systems Management category 1.08% 1.12% 0.42%
Number of daily rates quoted 7 4 0
Average daily rate £400 £225 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+77.77% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £410 £360
% change year-on-year
-8.53% +13.88%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
Systems Management Category
South East
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
832 624 714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South East 8.59% 7.46% 6.73%
Number of daily rates quoted 430 332 346
Average daily rate £350 £325 £338
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+7.69% -3.70%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £190 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £450 £475
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 56 50 27
Average hourly rate £25.50 £23.88 £17.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+6.80% +36.42%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £16.50 £15.03 £13.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £45.00 £41.00 £47.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.00 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+25.00% +8.10%
MOM
England

MOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

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

MOM Jobs Demand Trend in the South East

MOM
Daily Rate Trend in the South East

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

MOM Daily Rate Trend in the South East

MOM
Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing MOM across the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014.

MOM Daily Rate Histogram in the South East

MOM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

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

MOM Hourly Rate Trend in the South East

MOM
Contract Job Locations in the South East

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MOM within the South East region over the 3 months to 18 April 2014. 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 each for more statistics)
Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Average
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Average Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Find
Job
Vacancies
Hampshire +12 8 £400 -
West Sussex - - - -
Berkshire - - - -
Buckinghamshire - - - -
MOM
England

MOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South East

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
3 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
4 6 (46.15%) SAP Afaria
4 6 (46.15%) SCCM
4 6 (46.15%) SCOM
4 6 (46.15%) HP
4 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
4 6 (46.15%) Clustering
5 5 (38.46%) VMware
5 5 (38.46%) SAN
6 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
6 4 (30.77%) Citrix
6 4 (30.77%) UNIX
6 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
6 4 (30.77%) Altiris
7 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
7 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
7 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
7 3 (23.08%) SQL
8 2 (15.38%) Sophos
8 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
8 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
8 2 (15.38%) Firewall
8 2 (15.38%) IBM
8 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
8 2 (15.38%) Genesys
8 2 (15.38%) Terminal Server
8 2 (15.38%) Java
8 2 (15.38%) J2EE

MOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South East by Category

For the 6 months to 18 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South East 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 3 (23.08%) MS Exchange
2 2 (15.38%) IIS
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 5.5
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2003
3 1 (7.69%) WebSphere
3 1 (7.69%) Jetty
3 1 (7.69%) Exchange Server 2010
3 1 (7.69%) Apache
3 1 (7.69%) Tomcat
3 1 (7.69%) SharePoint
3 1 (7.69%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (15.38%) MS Office
1 2 (15.38%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics CRM
1 1 (7.69%) Dynamics AX
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Retail
Cloud Services
1 1 (7.69%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 5 (38.46%) SAN
2 2 (15.38%) Firewall
2 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
2 2 (15.38%) Network Security
3 1 (7.69%) SMTP
3 1 (7.69%) X.400
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) SQL Server
2 1 (7.69%) NoSQL
2 1 (7.69%) Oracle Database
2 1 (7.69%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 1 (7.69%) Oracle Forms
1 1 (7.69%) ProC
General
1 1 (7.69%) Retail
1 1 (7.69%) Military
Job Titles
1 4 (30.77%) Server Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Windows Server Specialist
2 3 (23.08%) Analyst
2 3 (23.08%) Consultant
3 2 (15.38%) Capacity Analyst
3 2 (15.38%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Oracle Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Microsoft Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Senior Server Specialist
4 1 (7.69%) Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Architect
4 1 (7.69%) Systems Administrator
4 1 (7.69%) Support Engineer
4 1 (7.69%) Technical Consultant
4 1 (7.69%) Administrator
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (15.38%) J2EE
1 2 (15.38%) XML
2 1 (7.69%) Spring
2 1 (7.69%) JSF
2 1 (7.69%) Ajax
2 1 (7.69%) Java EE
2 1 (7.69%) HTML5
2 1 (7.69%) OSGi
2 1 (7.69%) REST
2 1 (7.69%) Swing
2 1 (7.69%) Web Services
2 1 (7.69%) .NET
2 1 (7.69%) HTML
2 1 (7.69%) Middleware
2 1 (7.69%) Hibernate
Miscellaneous
1 6 (46.15%) Clustering
2 4 (30.77%) Client/Server
3 1 (7.69%) Data Conversion
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Windows
2 4 (30.77%) UNIX
3 3 (23.08%) Windows Server 2008
4 2 (15.38%) Windows 2000
5 1 (7.69%) Windows 7
5 1 (7.69%) AIX
5 1 (7.69%) HPUX
5 1 (7.69%) Solaris
5 1 (7.69%) Linux
5 1 (7.69%) Windows Server 2003
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (23.08%) Root Cause Analysis
2 2 (15.38%) Service Delivery
2 2 (15.38%) Disaster Recovery
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Management
2 2 (15.38%) Capacity Planning
2 2 (15.38%) Network Load Balancing
2 2 (15.38%) Performance Management
2 2 (15.38%) Business Continuity
3 1 (7.69%) Load Balancing
3 1 (7.69%) Network Management
3 1 (7.69%) CRM
3 1 (7.69%) SOA
3 1 (7.69%) ITIL
Programming Languages
1 3 (23.08%) SQL
2 2 (15.38%) Java
3 1 (7.69%) Groovy
3 1 (7.69%) Python
3 1 (7.69%) PHP
3 1 (7.69%) PL/SQL
3 1 (7.69%) C
3 1 (7.69%) C#
3 1 (7.69%) C++
3 1 (7.69%) Shell Script
Qualifications
1 6 (46.15%) Microsoft Certification
2 2 (15.38%) MCSE
3 1 (7.69%) DV Cleared
3 1 (7.69%) Security Cleared
System Software
1 9 (69.23%) Active Directory
2 2 (15.38%) Terminal Server
2 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (7.69%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 6 (46.15%) SAP Afaria
1 6 (46.15%) SCCM
1 6 (46.15%) SCOM
2 4 (30.77%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (15.38%) HP SIM
4 1 (7.69%) Backup Exec
Vendors
1 8 (61.54%) Microsoft
2 6 (46.15%) HP
3 5 (38.46%) VMware
4 4 (30.77%) Citrix
4 4 (30.77%) Altiris
5 2 (15.38%) Sophos
5 2 (15.38%) IBM
5 2 (15.38%) Genesys
5 2 (15.38%) Oracle
5 2 (15.38%) Qualys
6 1 (7.69%) MicroStrategy
6 1 (7.69%) TIBCO
6 1 (7.69%) Symantec
6 1 (7.69%) Cisco