The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for MOM skills. Included is a benchmarking guide to the contractor rates offered in vacancies that have cited MOM over the 3 months to 24 March 2017 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Note that daily and hourly rates are treated separately in these statistics. When calculating contractor rate percentiles, daily rates are never derived from quoted hourly rates or vice versa.

3 months to
24 Mar 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM)
UK / England
Rank 561 609 584
Rank change year-on-year +48 -25  
Contract jobs citing MOM 22 8 19
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in England 0.053% 0.016% 0.040%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.53% 0.18% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 10 4 12
Median daily rate £614 £500 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +22.75% +25.00%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £353 £356 £362
10% offered a daily rate of more than £616 £550 £519
UK excluding London median daily rate £370 £550 £400
% change year-on-year -32.72% +37.50%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - -

MOM is in the systems management skills category. The next table is for comparison with the above and provides summary statistics for all contract job vacancies advertised in England with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
England
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 4160 4557 4054
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in England 9.95% 9.33% 8.48%
Number of daily rates quoted 2787 2912 2408
Median daily rate £475 £450 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +5.88%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £315 £310 £275
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £550 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £425 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +6.25% +6.66%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 122 164
Median hourly rate £24.50 £22.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year +8.88% +11.46%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £13.00 £13.00 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.00 £55.00 £37.50
UK excluding London median hourly rate £19.00 £22.50 £21.50
% change year-on-year -15.55% +4.65%  

MOM
Job Vacancy Trend in England

The job posting trend of jobs advertised in England citing MOM as a proportion of all contract or permanent IT jobs with a match in the Systems Management category.

Job vacancy trend for MOM in England

MOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MOM in England

MOM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram in England

The daily rate distribution of IT jobs citing MOM in England over the 3 months to 24 March 2017.

Contractor daily rate histogram for MOM in England

MOM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend in England

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MOM in England

MOM
Contract Job Locations in England

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MOM within the England region over the 3 months to 24 March 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 +31 9 £615 +60.78%
East of England +3 8 - -
South East - 3 £398 -
North West - 2 £200 -
MOM
UK

MOM
Top 30 Related IT Skills in England

For the 6 months to 24 March 2017, IT contractor jobs citing MOM also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the England region with a requirement for MOM.

1 43 (75.44%) Finance
2 28 (49.12%) SOA
3 26 (45.61%) Web Services
4 25 (43.86%) Oracle
5 24 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
6 23 (40.35%) REST
7 22 (38.60%) Banking
8 21 (36.84%) Service Design
9 20 (35.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
9 20 (35.09%) IBM
10 18 (31.58%) Oracle Fusion
10 18 (31.58%) Anypoint
10 18 (31.58%) MuleSoft
11 17 (29.82%) Event-Driven Architecture
11 17 (29.82%) IBM Integration Bus
11 17 (29.82%) Project Management
12 16 (28.07%) Data Integration
12 16 (28.07%) API Integration
13 15 (26.32%) XML
14 14 (24.56%) Java
14 14 (24.56%) PMI Certification
14 14 (24.56%) DevOps
15 13 (22.81%) Big Data
15 13 (22.81%) JSON
16 12 (21.05%) CRM
16 12 (21.05%) Open Source
17 11 (19.30%) B2B
17 11 (19.30%) B2C
18 10 (17.54%) SQL
19 9 (15.79%) ERP

MOM
Top Related IT Skills in England 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 20 (35.09%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 18 (31.58%) Anypoint
3 3 (5.26%) Confluence
3 3 (5.26%) Mule
4 2 (3.51%) Exchange Server 5.5
4 2 (3.51%) MS Exchange
4 2 (3.51%) WebLogic
5 1 (1.75%) Apache
5 1 (1.75%) JBoss
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Coherence
5 1 (1.75%) Oracle Workflow
5 1 (1.75%) Tomcat
5 1 (1.75%) WebSphere
Applications
1 2 (3.51%) MS PowerPoint
1 2 (3.51%) MS Project
2 1 (1.75%) MS Excel
2 1 (1.75%) Spreadsheet
Business Applications
1 2 (3.51%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (1.75%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (5.26%) GitHub
Communications & Networking
1 3 (5.26%) TCP/IP
2 2 (3.51%) NAS
2 2 (3.51%) SAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 13 (22.81%) Big Data
2 4 (7.02%) SQL Server
3 3 (5.26%) NoSQL
3 3 (5.26%) QlikView
4 1 (1.75%) BusinessObjects
4 1 (1.75%) Cloudera CDH
4 1 (1.75%) DB2
4 1 (1.75%) Hadoop
4 1 (1.75%) InterSystems Cache
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database
4 1 (1.75%) Oracle Database 11g
4 1 (1.75%) RDBMS
4 1 (1.75%) Relational Database
4 1 (1.75%) Spotfire
Development Applications
1 4 (7.02%) Jenkins
1 4 (7.02%) JIRA
1 4 (7.02%) TeamCity
2 3 (5.26%) Bitbucket
2 3 (5.26%) Eclipse
2 3 (5.26%) Git (software)
2 3 (5.26%) Oracle APEX
3 2 (3.51%) Maven
3 2 (3.51%) ProC
3 2 (3.51%) Visual Studio
4 1 (1.75%) JBehave
4 1 (1.75%) Sonatype Nexus
General
1 43 (75.44%) Finance
2 22 (38.60%) Banking
3 6 (10.53%) Manufacturing
4 4 (7.02%) Aerospace
5 3 (5.26%) Advertising
5 3 (5.26%) Telecoms
6 2 (3.51%) Retail
7 1 (1.75%) Legal
Job Titles
1 29 (50.88%) Architect
2 20 (35.09%) Lead Architect
3 17 (29.82%) Integration Architect
4 13 (22.81%) Project Manager
5 6 (10.53%) Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Java Developer
6 5 (8.77%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Compliance Specialist
7 4 (7.02%) Lead Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Regulatory Compliance Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Salesforce Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Salesforce Developer
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Architect
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (7.02%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Applications Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Applications Project Manager
8 3 (5.26%) Consultant
8 3 (5.26%) Java Architect
8 3 (5.26%) Lead Java Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 26 (45.61%) Web Services
2 23 (40.35%) REST
3 18 (31.58%) Oracle Fusion
4 17 (29.82%) IBM Integration Bus
5 15 (26.32%) XML
6 13 (22.81%) JSON
7 6 (10.53%) .NET
7 6 (10.53%) Middleware
8 4 (7.02%) Apache Camel
8 4 (7.02%) CSS
8 4 (7.02%) jQuery
8 4 (7.02%) SOAP
8 4 (7.02%) Visualforce
8 4 (7.02%) XML Schema
8 4 (7.02%) XSLT
9 3 (5.26%) AngularJS
9 3 (5.26%) GWT
9 3 (5.26%) J2EE
9 3 (5.26%) Struts
10 2 (3.51%) RabbitMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (14.04%) PMI
2 4 (7.02%) Enterprise Software
2 4 (7.02%) Management Information System
3 2 (3.51%) Analytical Skills
4 1 (1.75%) Computer Science
4 1 (1.75%) Virtual Team
4 1 (1.75%) Wiki
Operating Systems
1 5 (8.77%) Unix
1 5 (8.77%) Windows
2 3 (5.26%) Linux
2 3 (5.26%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 28 (49.12%) SOA
2 24 (42.11%) Stakeholder Management
3 21 (36.84%) Service Design
4 17 (29.82%) Event-Driven Architecture
4 17 (29.82%) Project Management
5 16 (28.07%) API Integration
5 16 (28.07%) Data Integration
6 14 (24.56%) DevOps
7 12 (21.05%) CRM
7 12 (21.05%) Open Source
8 11 (19.30%) B2B
8 11 (19.30%) B2C
9 9 (15.79%) Change Management
9 9 (15.79%) ERP
9 9 (15.79%) Programme Management
9 9 (15.79%) Risk Management
10 7 (12.28%) Matrix Organization
10 7 (12.28%) PLM
11 6 (10.53%) Agile Software Development
11 6 (10.53%) Customer Requirements
Programming Languages
1 14 (24.56%) Java
2 10 (17.54%) SQL
3 5 (8.77%) Shell Script
3 5 (8.77%) VB
4 4 (7.02%) Apex Code
4 4 (7.02%) SOQL
4 4 (7.02%) SOSL
5 3 (5.26%) Perl
5 3 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 2 (3.51%) PowerShell
6 2 (3.51%) VB6
6 2 (3.51%) VBScript
7 1 (1.75%) C
7 1 (1.75%) C++
7 1 (1.75%) Groovy
7 1 (1.75%) JavaScript
Qualifications
1 14 (24.56%) PMI Certification
2 9 (15.79%) Security Cleared
3 6 (10.53%) APMP
3 6 (10.53%) PMP
4 5 (8.77%) Degree
4 5 (8.77%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.51%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.75%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.75%) PRINCE2 Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.02%) PMO
2 1 (1.75%) QA
2 1 (1.75%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (3.51%) Active Directory
1 2 (3.51%) Citrix Presentation Server
1 2 (3.51%) Hyper-V
1 2 (3.51%) VMware ESX
1 2 (3.51%) VMware ESXi
1 2 (3.51%) VMware GSX
1 2 (3.51%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (1.75%) Docker
Systems Management
1 4 (7.02%) SCOM
2 3 (5.26%) HP SiteScope
2 3 (5.26%) Tivoli
3 2 (3.51%) SCCM
3 2 (3.51%) Systems Management Server (SMS)
3 2 (3.51%) WSUS
4 1 (1.75%) Business Desktop Deployment
Vendors
1 25 (43.86%) Oracle
2 20 (35.09%) IBM
3 18 (31.58%) MuleSoft
4 5 (8.77%) HP
5 4 (7.02%) Informatica
5 4 (7.02%) Nokia
5 4 (7.02%) Salesforce.com
5 4 (7.02%) Tableau
6 3 (5.26%) Nokia Networks
6 3 (5.26%) TIBCO
7 2 (3.51%) Cisco
7 2 (3.51%) Citrix
7 2 (3.51%) Microsoft
7 2 (3.51%) NetApp
7 2 (3.51%) SAP
7 2 (3.51%) SolarWinds
7 2 (3.51%) VMware
8 1 (1.75%) Google
8 1 (1.75%) Pega
8 1 (1.75%) Solace