The table below looks at the statistics for MOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the South West region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MOM over the 3 months to 19 September 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
19 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM)
Rank 147 103 135
Rank change year-on-year
-44 +32
Contract jobs citing MOM 1 1 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 0.030% 0.045% 0.033%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.42% 0.96% 0.51%
Number of daily rates quoted 1 1 1
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£405 £451 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
-10.09% +12.62%
UK excluding London average daily rate £403 £275 £400
% change year-on-year
+46.36% -31.25%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50
MOM
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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 South West region.

Systems Management Category
South West
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
236 104 198
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the South West 7.09% 4.65% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 128 50 109
Average daily rate £390 £325 £303
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+20.00% +7.43%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £146 £215
10% offered a daily rate of more than £475 £495 £440
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £313
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +8.80%
Number of hourly rates quoted 13 11 12
Average hourly rate £20.06 £19.30 £15.75
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+3.93% +22.53%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.50 £11.50 £15.33
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £130.00 £37.50 £24.25
UK excluding London average hourly rate £22.50 £23.50 £18.25
% change year-on-year
-4.25% +28.76%

MOM
Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

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

MOM Jobs Demand Trend in the South West

MOM
Daily Rate Trend in the South West

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

MOM Daily Rate Trend in the South West

MOM
Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

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

MOM Hourly Rate Trend in the South West

MOM
Contract Job Locations in the South West

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 West region over the 3 months to 19 September 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
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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
Live
Job
Vacancies
Bristol - - - - 4
Wiltshire - - - -
MOM
England

MOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in the South West

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (66.67%) SAN
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
2 1 (33.33%) RHCE
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) SLA
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) WMI
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris

MOM
Top Related IT Skills in the South West by Category

For the 6 months to 19 September 2014, IT contractor jobs across the South West 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 2 (66.67%) SharePoint
2 1 (33.33%) MS Exchange
2 1 (33.33%) Lync
2 1 (33.33%) Exchange Server 2010
Applications
1 1 (33.33%) MS Excel
1 1 (33.33%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 2 (66.67%) SAN
2 1 (33.33%) DHCP
2 1 (33.33%) DNS
2 1 (33.33%) Network Security
2 1 (33.33%) DMZ
2 1 (33.33%) Firewall
General
1 1 (33.33%) Telecoms
1 1 (33.33%) Military
Job Titles
1 1 (33.33%) Senior Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Systems Administrator
1 1 (33.33%) Technical Consultant
1 1 (33.33%) Administrator
Operating Systems
1 2 (66.67%) Windows
2 1 (33.33%) Windows Server 2008
2 1 (33.33%) Windows 7
2 1 (33.33%) Solaris
2 1 (33.33%) Linux
2 1 (33.33%) UNIX
Processes & Methodologies
1 2 (66.67%) ITIL
2 1 (33.33%) Change Control
2 1 (33.33%) Line Management
2 1 (33.33%) Mentoring
2 1 (33.33%) Business Continuity
2 1 (33.33%) Data Management
2 1 (33.33%) Incident Management
2 1 (33.33%) PRINCE2
2 1 (33.33%) Configuration Management
2 1 (33.33%) Project Management
2 1 (33.33%) Service Delivery
2 1 (33.33%) Disaster Recovery
Programming Languages
1 1 (33.33%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 2 (66.67%) DV Cleared
1 2 (66.67%) Security Cleared
2 1 (33.33%) RHCE
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (33.33%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (66.67%) Active Directory
Systems Management
1 2 (66.67%) Backup Exec
2 1 (33.33%) WMI
2 1 (33.33%) SCOM
2 1 (33.33%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
Vendors
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft
2 1 (33.33%) Cisco
2 1 (33.33%) Lumension
2 1 (33.33%) Veritas
2 1 (33.33%) Symantec
2 1 (33.33%) Remedy
2 1 (33.33%) VMware