Period
to 18 November 2017

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 6 months to 18 November 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
6 months to
18 Nov 2017
Same period 2016 Same period 2015
Rank 836 812 858
Rank change year-on-year -24 +46 -12
Contract jobs citing MOM 53 74 46
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 0.052% 0.070% 0.040%
As % of the Systems Management category 0.46% 0.64% 0.47%
Number of daily rates quoted 36 52 23
UK median daily rate £506 £358 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +41.61% -10.63% +14.29%
10th Percentile £327 £280 £280
90th Percentile £638 £675 £575
UK excluding London median daily rate £360 £320 £400
% change year-on-year +12.50% -20.00% +12.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 1
UK median hourly rate - - £45.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £45.00

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

All Systems Management Skills
UK
Contract vacancies with a requirement for systems management skills 11554 11638 9814
As % of all contract IT jobs advertised in the UK 11.32% 11.01% 8.54%
Number of daily rates quoted 7815 7439 5986
UK median daily rate £475 £442 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year +7.47% +10.50% +5.26%
10th Percentile £263 £260 £230
90th Percentile £625 £588 £573
UK excluding London median daily rate £415 £400 £375
% change year-on-year +3.75% +6.67% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 285 269 333
UK median hourly rate £17.50 £21.00 £19.03
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year -16.67% +10.35% -4.42%
10th Percentile £10.95 £12.75 £11.17
90th Percentile £47.30 £43.28 £43.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £15.87 £23.50 £19.03
% change year-on-year -32.49% +23.49% -5.13%

MOM
Job Vacancy Trend

Job postings citing MOM as a percentage of all IT jobs advertised.

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 6 months to 18 November 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 10 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 6 months to 18 November 2017. The 'Rank Change' column provides an indication of the change in demand within each location based on the same 6 month period last year.

Location Rank Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Matching
Contract
IT Job Ads
Median
Daily Rate
Past 6 Months
Median Daily Rate
% Change
on Same Period
Last Year
Live
Job
Vacancies
England +21 52 £506 +41.61% 1
London -5 28 £625 +4.17% 1
UK excluding London +7 20 £360 +12.50%
Midlands +25 11 £368 +0.68%
East Midlands +5 9 £375 +1.35%
South East +16 7 £360 -24.21%
North East +39 1 £450 +40.63%
North of England +37 1 £450 +40.63%
West Midlands +35 1 £360 +2.86%
Scotland - 1 - -

For the 6 months to 18 November 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 29 (54.72%) Finance
2 22 (41.51%) SOA
3 15 (28.30%) Manufacturing
3 15 (28.30%) Banking
4 13 (24.53%) Open Source
5 12 (22.64%) Degree
5 12 (22.64%) Service Design
5 12 (22.64%) EAI
6 11 (20.75%) Java
6 11 (20.75%) SAP
6 11 (20.75%) Salesforce.com
6 11 (20.75%) Middleware
6 11 (20.75%) Enterprise Software
7 10 (18.87%) ERP
7 10 (18.87%) Windows
8 9 (16.98%) Project Management
8 9 (16.98%) PMP
8 9 (16.98%) PMI Certification
8 9 (16.98%) PLM
8 9 (16.98%) Matrix Organization
9 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
9 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
10 7 (13.21%) IBM
10 7 (13.21%) ITIL
10 7 (13.21%) Service Management
10 7 (13.21%) TIBCO
10 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
10 7 (13.21%) CMDB
10 7 (13.21%) Incident Management
10 7 (13.21%) Mule

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 7 (13.21%) Mule
2 5 (9.43%) MS Exchange
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2000
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2003
3 4 (7.55%) Exchange Server 2007
4 3 (5.66%) GemFire
4 3 (5.66%) MQSeries
4 3 (5.66%) Oracle Coherence
4 3 (5.66%) Tomcat
5 2 (3.77%) ArchestrA
5 2 (3.77%) CMS
5 2 (3.77%) Elasticsearch
5 2 (3.77%) nginx
5 2 (3.77%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 2 (3.77%) WebLogic
Business Applications
1 6 (11.32%) Remedy ITSM
2 4 (7.55%) Salesforce.com CRM
3 3 (5.66%) Oracle Retail
3 3 (5.66%) RMDS
4 2 (3.77%) SAP MII
Cloud Services
1 4 (7.55%) Force.com
1 4 (7.55%) SaaS
2 3 (5.66%) GitHub
3 2 (3.77%) Amazon AWS
4 1 (1.89%) Azure Active Directory
4 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 6 (11.32%) DNS
2 4 (7.55%) DHCP
3 2 (3.77%) AMQP
3 2 (3.77%) HTTP
3 2 (3.77%) Internet
4 1 (1.89%) Firewall
4 1 (1.89%) Network Security
4 1 (1.89%) SAN
4 1 (1.89%) TCP/IP
4 1 (1.89%) VSAT
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (5.66%) NoSQL
2 2 (3.77%) Big Data
2 2 (3.77%) MongoDB
2 2 (3.77%) MySQL
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle BI EE
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle Database
2 2 (3.77%) Oracle ODI
3 1 (1.89%) Azure SQL Database
3 1 (1.89%) SQL Server
Development Applications
1 3 (5.66%) TeamCity
1 3 (5.66%) Visual Studio
2 2 (3.77%) CodeRush
2 2 (3.77%) ReSharper
3 1 (1.89%) Git (software)
3 1 (1.89%) IntelliJ
3 1 (1.89%) MSI
General
1 29 (54.72%) Finance
2 15 (28.30%) Banking
2 15 (28.30%) Manufacturing
3 7 (13.21%) Telecoms
4 4 (7.55%) Aerospace
4 4 (7.55%) Legal
5 3 (5.66%) Retail
6 2 (3.77%) Front Office
7 1 (1.89%) Investment Banking
7 1 (1.89%) Publishing
Job Titles
1 13 (24.53%) Senior Manager
2 8 (15.09%) Architect
3 7 (13.21%) Development Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Integration Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Project Manager
3 7 (13.21%) Senior Development Manager
4 6 (11.32%) Analyst
4 6 (11.32%) Developer
5 5 (9.43%) Consultant
5 5 (9.43%) Service Operations Specialist
6 4 (7.55%) Active Directory Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Active Directory Support
6 4 (7.55%) Active Directory Support Analyst
6 4 (7.55%) Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Senior Delivery Manager
6 4 (7.55%) Support Analyst
7 3 (5.66%) C# Developer
7 3 (5.66%) Java Developer
8 2 (3.77%) Oracle Consultant
8 2 (3.77%) Senior Technical Consultant
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 11 (20.75%) Middleware
2 7 (13.21%) Apache Camel
3 5 (9.43%) J2EE
3 5 (9.43%) JMS
3 5 (9.43%) REST
4 4 (7.55%) .NET
4 4 (7.55%) AngularJS
4 4 (7.55%) GWT
4 4 (7.55%) HTML
4 4 (7.55%) HTML5
4 4 (7.55%) Visualforce
5 3 (5.66%) FIX Protocol
5 3 (5.66%) JDBC
5 3 (5.66%) JNDI
5 3 (5.66%) LINQ
5 3 (5.66%) Reactive Extensions
5 3 (5.66%) Spring
5 3 (5.66%) Task Parallel Library
5 3 (5.66%) TIBCO EMS
5 3 (5.66%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 11 (20.75%) Enterprise Software
2 7 (13.21%) CMDB
3 6 (11.32%) Greenfield Project
4 2 (3.77%) Computer Science
4 2 (3.77%) Mainframe
4 2 (3.77%) Media Streaming
5 1 (1.89%) Analytical Skills
5 1 (1.89%) Enterprise Cloud
Operating Systems
1 10 (18.87%) Windows
2 4 (7.55%) Linux
2 4 (7.55%) Windows 2000 Server
2 4 (7.55%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (5.66%) Unix
4 2 (3.77%) Windows Server
5 1 (1.89%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
5 1 (1.89%) Windows Server 2012
Processes & Methodologies
1 22 (41.51%) SOA
2 13 (24.53%) Open Source
3 12 (22.64%) EAI
3 12 (22.64%) Service Design
4 10 (18.87%) ERP
5 9 (16.98%) Matrix Organization
5 9 (16.98%) PLM
5 9 (16.98%) Project Management
6 8 (15.09%) Configuration Management
7 7 (13.21%) Incident Management
7 7 (13.21%) ITIL
7 7 (13.21%) Programme Delivery
7 7 (13.21%) Service Management
8 6 (11.32%) ITIL V3
8 6 (11.32%) QMS
9 5 (9.43%) Agile Software Development
9 5 (9.43%) TDD
10 4 (7.55%) CRM
10 4 (7.55%) Migration
10 4 (7.55%) Multithreading
Programming Languages
1 11 (20.75%) Java
2 4 (7.55%) Apex Code
2 4 (7.55%) SQL
3 3 (5.66%) C#
4 2 (3.77%) Go
4 2 (3.77%) PHP
4 2 (3.77%) PL/SQL
5 1 (1.89%) Groovy
5 1 (1.89%) Perl
5 1 (1.89%) Scala
5 1 (1.89%) Shell Script
5 1 (1.89%) VB
5 1 (1.89%) VBScript
Qualifications
1 12 (22.64%) Degree
2 9 (16.98%) PMI Certification
2 9 (16.98%) PMP
3 8 (15.09%) Security Cleared
4 6 (11.32%) SC Cleared
5 2 (3.77%) BPSS Clearance
6 1 (1.89%) DV Cleared
6 1 (1.89%) MCSA
6 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Certification
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (7.55%) Data Quality
2 2 (3.77%) SLA
System Software
1 6 (11.32%) Active Directory
2 2 (3.77%) Docker
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Virtual Server
3 1 (1.89%) Terminal Server
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Machines
3 1 (1.89%) Virtual Servers
3 1 (1.89%) XenApp
3 1 (1.89%) XenDesktop
Systems Management
1 6 (11.32%) Netcool
2 2 (3.77%) HAProxy
3 1 (1.89%) EdgeSight
3 1 (1.89%) HP SiteScope
3 1 (1.89%) Microsoft Clustering
3 1 (1.89%) Rundeck
3 1 (1.89%) SCOM
3 1 (1.89%) Tivoli
Vendors
1 11 (20.75%) Salesforce.com
1 11 (20.75%) SAP
2 7 (13.21%) IBM
2 7 (13.21%) TIBCO
3 6 (11.32%) BMC
3 6 (11.32%) Microsoft
3 6 (11.32%) Remedy
4 5 (9.43%) Citrix
5 4 (7.55%) Informatica
5 4 (7.55%) Sophos
6 3 (5.66%) Oracle
7 2 (3.77%) Retek
7 2 (3.77%) Rockwell
7 2 (3.77%) Siemens
7 2 (3.77%) Wonderware
8 1 (1.89%) Altiris
8 1 (1.89%) AppSense
8 1 (1.89%) Genesys
8 1 (1.89%) HP
8 1 (1.89%) ServiceNow