The table below looks at the statistics for MOM skills in IT contracts advertised across the UK. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MOM over the 3 months to 22 October 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 Oct 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM)
Rank 594 533 549
Rank change year-on-year
-61 +16
Contract jobs citing MOM 21 36 38
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 0.037% 0.069% 0.069%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.46% 0.98% 1.06%
Number of daily rates quoted 13 21 19
Average daily rate
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£382 £370 £450
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.10% -17.77%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £350 £155 £345
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £450 £610
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £340 £225
% change year-on-year
+17.64% +51.11%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 3
Average hourly rate - - £22.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £22.50

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

Systems Management Category
UK
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
4547 3690 3579
As % of all contract IT jobs located in the UK 7.92% 7.05% 6.45%
Number of daily rates quoted 2771 2239 1886
Average daily rate £400 £375 £355
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% +5.63%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £200
10% offered a daily rate of more than £545 £502 £500
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £340 £325
% change year-on-year
+2.94% +4.61%
Number of hourly rates quoted 188 154 197
Average hourly rate £22.00 £22.00 £20.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
- +10.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.40 £13.20 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.75 £39.00 £36.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £21.94 £23.20 £19.00
% change year-on-year
-5.44% +22.10%

MOM
Jobs Demand Trend

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

MOM Jobs Demand Trend in the UK

MOM
Daily Rate Trend

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

MOM Daily Rate Trend in the UK

MOM
Hourly Rate Trend

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

MOM Hourly Rate Trend in the UK

MOM
Top 17 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the average contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MOM within the UK over the 3 months to 22 October 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
England -43 21 £382 +3.10% 11
London +15 13 £350 -9.09% 5
South East -20 6 £400 +128.57%
Reading +5 1 - -
Berkshire +3 1 - -
East of England -22 1 - - 2
Hertfordshire - 1 - - 1
West Yorkshire - - - - 1
Yorkshire - - - - 1
South West - - - - 2
West Midlands - - - - 1
Welwyn Garden City - - - - 1
Bedfordshire - - - - 1
Bedford - - - - 1
Birmingham - - - - 1
Bristol - - - -
Leeds - - - - 1

MOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 38 (86.36%) Windows
2 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
3 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
4 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
5 16 (36.36%) SCOM
6 15 (34.09%) SAN
6 15 (34.09%) Symantec
6 15 (34.09%) Lync
7 14 (31.82%) Firewall
8 13 (29.55%) HP
8 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
9 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
10 11 (25.00%) VMware
10 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
11 9 (20.45%) SAP Afaria
11 9 (20.45%) Clustering
11 9 (20.45%) SCCM
12 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
12 8 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
12 8 (18.18%) IBM
12 8 (18.18%) BMC
12 8 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
12 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
13 7 (15.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
13 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
13 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
13 7 (15.91%) NAS
13 7 (15.91%) Websense
13 7 (15.91%) MIMEsweeper
13 7 (15.91%) Shell Script

MOM
Top Related IT Skills by Category

For the 6 months to 22 October 2014, IT contractor jobs within the UK 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 15 (34.09%) Lync
2 12 (27.27%) MS Exchange
3 11 (25.00%) Exchange Server 2010
4 7 (15.91%) Exchange Server 2013
4 7 (15.91%) SharePoint
5 6 (13.64%) IIS
6 5 (11.36%) Blackberry Enterprise Server
6 5 (11.36%) Exchange Server 2007
6 5 (11.36%) Office Communications Server
7 2 (4.55%) WebLogic
Applications
1 2 (4.55%) MS Office
2 1 (2.27%) MS Excel
Business Applications
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics CRM
1 2 (4.55%) Dynamics AX
2 1 (2.27%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 2 (4.55%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 15 (34.09%) SAN
2 14 (31.82%) Firewall
3 7 (15.91%) NAS
3 7 (15.91%) WAN
3 7 (15.91%) LAN
4 6 (13.64%) VoIP
4 6 (13.64%) TCP/IP
4 6 (13.64%) VPN
4 6 (13.64%) MPLS
5 1 (2.27%) DNS
5 1 (2.27%) DHCP
5 1 (2.27%) DMZ
5 1 (2.27%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (4.55%) NoSQL
1 2 (4.55%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 7 (15.91%) VSS/SourceSafe
General
1 6 (13.64%) Finance
1 6 (13.64%) Law
2 5 (11.36%) Publishing
3 3 (6.82%) Military
4 2 (4.55%) Financial Institution
5 1 (2.27%) Manufacturing
5 1 (2.27%) Aerospace
5 1 (2.27%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 7 (15.91%) Analyst
1 7 (15.91%) Infrastructure Engineer
1 7 (15.91%) Systems Administrator
1 7 (15.91%) Administrator
2 6 (13.64%) Infrastructure Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Network Analyst
2 6 (13.64%) Network Infrastructure Analyst
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Administrator
3 4 (9.09%) Windows Systems Administrator
4 3 (6.82%) Architect
4 3 (6.82%) Messaging Engineer
4 3 (6.82%) Data Centre Operator
5 2 (4.55%) Server Engineer
5 2 (4.55%) Applications Architect
6 1 (2.27%) Project Manager
6 1 (2.27%) Consultant
6 1 (2.27%) Capacity Analyst
6 1 (2.27%) Wintel Engineer
6 1 (2.27%) Server Specialist
6 1 (2.27%) Integration Project Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (4.55%) HTML5
1 2 (4.55%) OSGi
1 2 (4.55%) REST
1 2 (4.55%) Hibernate
1 2 (4.55%) Java EE
1 2 (4.55%) Spring
1 2 (4.55%) XML
1 2 (4.55%) HTML
1 2 (4.55%) .NET
Miscellaneous
1 9 (20.45%) Clustering
2 6 (13.64%) Mainframe
2 6 (13.64%) Analytical Skills
3 5 (11.36%) Blackberry
4 3 (6.82%) Client/Server
5 2 (4.55%) Fat Client
5 2 (4.55%) Thin Client
6 1 (2.27%) IBM Mainframe
6 1 (2.27%) Management Information System
6 1 (2.27%) Performance Metrics
Operating Systems
1 38 (86.36%) Windows
2 18 (40.91%) Windows Server 2008
3 13 (29.55%) Windows Server 2003
4 8 (18.18%) Windows Server 2012
5 6 (13.64%) Windows 7
6 3 (6.82%) UNIX
7 1 (2.27%) Solaris
7 1 (2.27%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 8 (18.18%) Disaster Recovery
1 8 (18.18%) Root Cause Analysis
2 6 (13.64%) Network Load Balancing
2 6 (13.64%) Incident Management
2 6 (13.64%) ITIL
3 4 (9.09%) Service Delivery
3 4 (9.09%) Change Management
4 2 (4.55%) Stakeholder Management
4 2 (4.55%) Project Management
4 2 (4.55%) Load Balancing
4 2 (4.55%) ERP
4 2 (4.55%) SOA
4 2 (4.55%) CRM
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE2
5 1 (2.27%) UML
5 1 (2.27%) PRINCE
5 1 (2.27%) Configuration Management
5 1 (2.27%) Performance Management
5 1 (2.27%) Data Protection
5 1 (2.27%) Integration Testing
Programming Languages
1 7 (15.91%) PowerShell
1 7 (15.91%) Shell Script
2 1 (2.27%) SQL
Qualifications
1 8 (18.18%) Security Cleared
2 4 (9.09%) DV Cleared
3 3 (6.82%) Microsoft Certification
4 1 (2.27%) RHCE
4 1 (2.27%) PMP
4 1 (2.27%) PMI Certification
4 1 (2.27%) SC Cleared
4 1 (2.27%) Degree
4 1 (2.27%) APMP
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (9.09%) SLA
2 1 (2.27%) QA
System Software
1 23 (52.27%) Active Directory
2 5 (11.36%) UAG
3 2 (4.55%) VMware ESX
3 2 (4.55%) VMware Infrastructure
4 1 (2.27%) ISA Server
4 1 (2.27%) Hyper-V
Systems Management
1 16 (36.36%) SCOM
2 9 (20.45%) SAP Afaria
2 9 (20.45%) SCCM
3 7 (15.91%) Symantec Enterprise Vault
3 7 (15.91%) MIMEsweeper
3 7 (15.91%) Backup Exec
4 6 (13.64%) NetBackup
4 6 (13.64%) BMC PATROL
4 6 (13.64%) Control-M
4 6 (13.64%) HP SIM
5 5 (11.36%) HP SiteScope
5 5 (11.36%) Tivoli NetView
5 5 (11.36%) Tivoli Storage Manager
5 5 (11.36%) Unicenter
5 5 (11.36%) OMEGAMON
6 4 (9.09%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
7 2 (4.55%) OpenView
Vendors
1 24 (54.55%) Microsoft
2 15 (34.09%) Symantec
3 13 (29.55%) HP
4 11 (25.00%) VMware
5 8 (18.18%) IBM
5 8 (18.18%) BMC
6 7 (15.91%) Websense
6 7 (15.91%) Cisco
7 6 (13.64%) Qualys
7 6 (13.64%) Altiris
7 6 (13.64%) Unisys
7 6 (13.64%) Juniper
7 6 (13.64%) Remedy
7 6 (13.64%) Sophos
7 6 (13.64%) SolarWinds
7 6 (13.64%) Lumension
8 3 (6.82%) Intel
8 3 (6.82%) Citrix
8 3 (6.82%) Sun
9 2 (4.55%) Oracle
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