The following table provides summary statistics for contract job vacancies 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 June 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.

Microsoft Operations Manager (MOM)
UK
3 months to
24 Jun 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 585 594 624
Rank change year-on-year +9 +30  
Contract jobs citing MOM 16 50 22
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.035% 0.093% 0.039%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.32% 0.82% 0.46%
Number of daily rates quoted 14 36 11
Median daily rate £384 £320 £347
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +19.84% -7.90%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £336 £248 £315
10% offered a daily rate of more than £501 £488 £410
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £320 £400
% change year-on-year +17.18% -20.00%  
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 with a requirement for systems management skills.

Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract job vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 5008 6105 4800
As % of all contract IT job vacancies advertised in the UK 10.83% 11.35% 8.56%
Number of daily rates quoted 3283 3927 2955
Median daily rate £475 £450 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +5.55% +12.50%  
90% offered a daily rate of more than £300 £285 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £600 £588 £550
UK excluding London median daily rate £450 £400 £377
% change year-on-year +12.50% +5.99%  
Number of hourly rates quoted 114 138 163
Median hourly rate £21.00 £32.50 £20.19
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -35.38% +61.01%  
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.50 £17.45 £12.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £46.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £35.00 £20.19
% change year-on-year -50.00% +73.39%  

MOM
Job Vacancy Trend

The job posting trend of jobs advertised 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 the UK

MOM
Contractor Daily Rate Trend

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

Contractor daily rate trend for MOM in the UK

MOM
Contractor Daily Rate Histogram

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

Contractor daily rate histogram for MOM in the UK

MOM
Contractor Hourly Rate Trend

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

Contractor hourly rate trend for MOM in the UK

MOM
Top 15 Contract Locations

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing MOM within the UK over the 3 months to 24 June 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
England +16 16 £384 +19.84% 1
East Midlands - 7 £375 -
Derby - 7 £375 -
Derbyshire - 7 £375 -
London +15 6 £475 - 1
Newcastle upon Tyne +47 1 £450 +60.71%
Tyne and Wear +45 1 £450 +60.71%
North East +34 1 £450 +60.71%
South East +25 1 - -
Berkshire +20 1 - -
Newbury +4 1 - -
Canary Wharf - 1 £475 -
Bolton - 1 £325 -
Manchester - 1 £325 -
North West - 1 £325 -

For the 6 months to 24 June 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 with a requirement for MOM.

1 28 (73.68%) Finance
2 18 (47.37%) Project Management
3 15 (39.47%) PMI Certification
3 15 (39.47%) Java
4 12 (31.58%) SOA
4 12 (31.58%) CRM
4 12 (31.58%) Banking
5 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
6 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
6 9 (23.68%) ERP
6 9 (23.68%) SQL
7 8 (21.05%) Oracle
7 8 (21.05%) PMI
7 8 (21.05%) Programme Management
7 8 (21.05%) Risk Management
7 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
7 8 (21.05%) Matrix Organization
8 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
8 7 (18.42%) PLM
8 7 (18.42%) PMP
8 7 (18.42%) SAP
9 6 (15.79%) JMS
9 6 (15.79%) TeamCity
9 6 (15.79%) Open Source
9 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
10 5 (13.16%) Data Integration
10 5 (13.16%) REST
10 5 (13.16%) Scrum
10 5 (13.16%) EAI
10 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling

MOM
Co-occurring 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 4 (10.53%) Mule
1 4 (10.53%) Oracle Coherence
2 3 (7.89%) Confluence
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle SOA Suite
3 2 (5.26%) CMS
3 2 (5.26%) Elasticsearch
3 2 (5.26%) nginx
4 1 (2.63%) Apache
4 1 (2.63%) GemFire
4 1 (2.63%) JBoss
4 1 (2.63%) MQSeries
4 1 (2.63%) Oracle Workflow
4 1 (2.63%) Tomcat
4 1 (2.63%) WebLogic
4 1 (2.63%) WebSphere
Applications
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft PowerPoint
1 3 (7.89%) Microsoft Project
Business Applications
1 2 (5.26%) Oracle Retail
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle BPM
2 1 (2.63%) Oracle EBS
2 1 (2.63%) SAP PM
Cloud Services
1 4 (10.53%) Salesforce Service Cloud
2 3 (7.89%) GitHub
3 2 (5.26%) Amazon AWS
3 2 (5.26%) SaaS
Communications & Networking
1 2 (5.26%) AMQP
1 2 (5.26%) DNS
1 2 (5.26%) HTTP
1 2 (5.26%) Internet
2 1 (2.63%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 6 (15.79%) NoSQL
2 3 (7.89%) Big Data
2 3 (7.89%) InterSystems Cache
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database
2 3 (7.89%) Oracle Database 11g
2 3 (7.89%) QlikView
2 3 (7.89%) SQL Server
3 2 (5.26%) MongoDB
3 2 (5.26%) MySQL
Development Applications
1 6 (15.79%) TeamCity
2 4 (10.53%) Git (software)
3 3 (7.89%) Bitbucket
3 3 (7.89%) Eclipse
3 3 (7.89%) Jenkins
3 3 (7.89%) JIRA
3 3 (7.89%) Oracle APEX
4 2 (5.26%) Gradle
4 2 (5.26%) JBehave
4 2 (5.26%) Maven
4 2 (5.26%) ProC
4 2 (5.26%) Spock
5 1 (2.63%) IntelliJ
General
1 28 (73.68%) Finance
2 12 (31.58%) Banking
3 7 (18.42%) Manufacturing
4 4 (10.53%) Telecoms
5 2 (5.26%) Aerospace
5 2 (5.26%) Retail
6 1 (2.63%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 14 (36.84%) Project Manager
2 13 (34.21%) Architect
3 8 (21.05%) Developer
4 7 (18.42%) Java Developer
5 6 (15.79%) SAP Manager
5 6 (15.79%) SAP Project Manager
6 5 (13.16%) Lead Developer
6 5 (13.16%) Solutions Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Compliance Specialist
7 4 (10.53%) Lead Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Lead Java Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Regulatory Compliance Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Salesforce Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Salesforce Developer
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Architect
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Data Warehouse Specialist
7 4 (10.53%) Senior Solutions Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Java Architect
8 3 (7.89%) Junior PMO
8 3 (7.89%) PMO Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 6 (15.79%) JMS
2 5 (13.16%) .NET
2 5 (13.16%) Middleware
2 5 (13.16%) REST
2 5 (13.16%) Web Services
3 4 (10.53%) CSS
3 4 (10.53%) J2EE
3 4 (10.53%) jQuery
3 4 (10.53%) Visualforce
3 4 (10.53%) XML
3 4 (10.53%) XML Schema
3 4 (10.53%) XSLT
4 3 (7.89%) AngularJS
4 3 (7.89%) Apache Camel
4 3 (7.89%) GWT
4 3 (7.89%) JSON
4 3 (7.89%) Protocol Buffers
4 3 (7.89%) SOAP
4 3 (7.89%) Struts
4 3 (7.89%) ZeroMQ
Miscellaneous
1 8 (21.05%) PMI
2 4 (10.53%) Enterprise Software
3 2 (5.26%) Streaming Media
4 1 (2.63%) Computer Science
4 1 (2.63%) Virtual Team
Operating Systems
1 3 (7.89%) Unix
2 1 (2.63%) Linux
2 1 (2.63%) Windows
2 1 (2.63%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 18 (47.37%) Project Management
2 12 (31.58%) CRM
2 12 (31.58%) SOA
3 11 (28.95%) Stakeholder Management
4 9 (23.68%) Agile Software Development
4 9 (23.68%) ERP
5 8 (21.05%) Matrix Organization
5 8 (21.05%) Programme Management
5 8 (21.05%) Risk Management
6 7 (18.42%) PLM
7 6 (15.79%) Open Source
8 5 (13.16%) Data Integration
8 5 (13.16%) Data Modelling
8 5 (13.16%) EAI
8 5 (13.16%) ETL
8 5 (13.16%) Scrum
9 4 (10.53%) Change Management
9 4 (10.53%) Data Architecture
9 4 (10.53%) PRINCE2
9 4 (10.53%) UML
Programming Languages
1 15 (39.47%) Java
2 9 (23.68%) SQL
3 4 (10.53%) Apex Code
3 4 (10.53%) Groovy
3 4 (10.53%) SOQL
3 4 (10.53%) SOSL
4 3 (7.89%) Shell Script
5 2 (5.26%) Go
5 2 (5.26%) PHP
5 2 (5.26%) PL/SQL
6 1 (2.63%) JavaScript
6 1 (2.63%) Perl
6 1 (2.63%) Scala
6 1 (2.63%) VB
Qualifications
1 15 (39.47%) PMI Certification
2 8 (21.05%) Security Cleared
3 7 (18.42%) PMP
4 4 (10.53%) Degree
5 3 (7.89%) SC Cleared
6 1 (2.63%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (7.89%) PMO
System Software
1 3 (7.89%) Docker
Systems Management
1 2 (5.26%) HAProxy
2 1 (2.63%) HP SiteScope
2 1 (2.63%) Rundeck
2 1 (2.63%) SCOM
2 1 (2.63%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 8 (21.05%) Oracle
2 7 (18.42%) SAP
3 4 (10.53%) Nokia
3 4 (10.53%) Salesforce.com
4 3 (7.89%) Google
4 3 (7.89%) Informatica
4 3 (7.89%) Nokia Networks
4 3 (7.89%) Solace
4 3 (7.89%) Tableau
4 3 (7.89%) TIBCO
5 1 (2.63%) HP
5 1 (2.63%) IBM
5 1 (2.63%) Pega
5 1 (2.63%) ServiceNow
5 1 (2.63%) Sybase