The table below looks at the statistics for MOF skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MOF over the 3 months to 23 February 2017 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
23 Feb 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Operations Framework (MOF)
UK
Rank 592 - 614
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing MOF 3 0 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.007% - 0.004%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.008% - 0.005%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Median daily rate £500 - -
UK excluding London median daily rate - - -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised across the UK.

Processes & Methodologies Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
37558 43101 41682
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 82.77% 82.82% 79.38%
Number of daily rates quoted 24946 28188 26403
Median daily rate £450 £425 £423
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+5.88% +0.59%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £295 £280
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £600 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £410 £400 £400
% change year-on-year
+2.50% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 952 1185 1115
Median hourly rate £35.75 £38.05 £26.00
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-6.04% +46.34%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £12.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £55.00 £57.00 £47.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £40.00 £27.50
% change year-on-year
-10.00% +45.45%

MOF
Jobs Demand Trend

The demand trend of contract jobs citing MOF as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in the Processes & Methodologies category.

MOF Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MOF
Daily Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for daily rates quoted in IT contract jobs citing MOF within the UK.

MOF Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MOF
Hourly Rate Trend

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for hourly rates quoted in IT contractor jobs citing MOF within the UK.

MOF Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MOF
Top 2 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MOF within the UK over the 3 months to 23 February 2017. 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 Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Last 3 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
London - 3 £500 - 1
England - 3 £500 - 3

MOF
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 23 February 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MOF also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads with a requirement for MOF.

1 3 (100.00%) SQL
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS

MOF
Top Related IT Skills 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 3 (100.00%) BizTalk Server
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 3 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2013
1 3 (100.00%) IIS
1 3 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 3 (100.00%) SharePoint
1 3 (100.00%) Skype for Business
Applications
1 3 (100.00%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 3 (100.00%) Dynamics CRM
Cloud Services
1 3 (100.00%) Azure Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) IaaS
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Azure
1 3 (100.00%) Office 365
Communications & Networking
1 3 (100.00%) Firewall
1 3 (100.00%) Skype
1 3 (100.00%) WAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server
1 3 (100.00%) SQL Server 2005
General
1 1 (33.33%) Finance
Job Titles
1 2 (66.67%) Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) CRM Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Dynamics CRM Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft Consultant
1 2 (66.67%) Microsoft CRM Consultant
2 1 (33.33%) Architect
2 1 (33.33%) Infrastructure Architect
Miscellaneous
1 3 (100.00%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 3 (100.00%) Windows
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 3 (100.00%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 3 (100.00%) CRM
1 3 (100.00%) Data Protection
1 3 (100.00%) ITIL
1 3 (100.00%) Presales
1 3 (100.00%) Project Management
1 3 (100.00%) Server Virtualisation
Programming Languages
1 3 (100.00%) SQL
System Software
1 3 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 3 (100.00%) Forefront TMG
1 3 (100.00%) Hyper-V
1 3 (100.00%) ISA Server
1 3 (100.00%) VMware Infrastructure
Systems Management
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft Data Protection Manager
1 3 (100.00%) SCOM
Vendors
1 3 (100.00%) Microsoft
1 3 (100.00%) Salesforce.com
1 3 (100.00%) SAP
1 3 (100.00%) VMware
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