The first table below looks at the demand for MOM skills in IT contracts advertised for the Wales region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited MOM over the 3 months to 17 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 Wales 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
17 Apr 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM)
Rank 65 42 -
Rank change year-on-year
-23 -
Contract jobs citing MOM 1 1 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 0.14% 0.24% -
As % of the Systems Management category 1.33% 5.00% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate £265 - -
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
Wales
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Systems Management category
75 20 24
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Wales 10.42% 4.73% 4.70%
Number of daily rates quoted 57 11 12
Average daily rate £350 £320 £415
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+9.37% -22.89%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £259 £239 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £400 £445 £600
UK excluding London average daily rate £350 £325 £325
% change year-on-year
+7.69% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Average hourly rate - £26.00 -
UK excluding London average hourly rate £25.00 £20.50 £18.50
% change year-on-year
+21.95% +10.81%
MOM
UK

MOM
Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

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

MOM Jobs Demand Trend in Wales

MOM
Daily Rate Trend in Wales

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

MOM Daily Rate Trend in Wales

MOM
Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

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

MOM Hourly Rate Trend in Wales

MOM
Top 21 Related IT Skills in Wales

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
1 1 (100.00%) DFS Replication
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems

MOM
Top Related IT Skills in Wales by Category

For the 6 months to 17 April 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Wales 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 1 (100.00%) MS Exchange
1 1 (100.00%) Exchange Server 2007
Communications & Networking
1 1 (100.00%) DHCP
1 1 (100.00%) DNS
Job Titles
1 1 (100.00%) Wintel Engineer
Miscellaneous
1 1 (100.00%) Thin Client
1 1 (100.00%) Fat Client
1 1 (100.00%) Embedded Systems
Operating Systems
1 1 (100.00%) Windows
1 1 (100.00%) Windows XP
1 1 (100.00%) Windows Server 2003
1 1 (100.00%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 1 (100.00%) ITIL
1 1 (100.00%) ITSM
1 1 (100.00%) Release Management
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (100.00%) SLA
System Software
1 1 (100.00%) Active Directory
1 1 (100.00%) DFS Replication
Systems Management
1 1 (100.00%) NetBackup
1 1 (100.00%) SCCM
Vendors
1 1 (100.00%) Dell
1 1 (100.00%) NetApp