The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Berkshire region that had Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 24 August 2016 with a comparison to same period over 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.

3 months to
24 Aug 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 110 112 125
Rank change year-on-year
+2 +13
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 6 11 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.26% 0.43% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.28% 0.46% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 6 6 1
Median daily rate £413 £388 £300
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.45% +29.16%
UK excluding London median daily rate £381 £388 £362
% change year-on-year
-1.61% +7.04%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 3 0
Median hourly rate - £22.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 £24.12
% change year-on-year
+9.80% +5.72%
Operations Engineer
South East

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region. Most job vacancies include a discernible job title. As such the figures in the first row provide an indication of the total number of contract jobs in the overall sample.

Job Titles Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
2111 2380 2322
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 91.62% 92.36% 94.28%
Number of daily rates quoted 1101 1341 1152
Median daily rate £400 £375 £375
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £225 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £510 £494
UK excluding London median daily rate £390 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+4.00% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 89 112 69
Median hourly rate £17.50 £20.75 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-15.66% +18.57%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.50 £10.50 £10.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £43.28 £40.00 £40.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £17.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
-2.94% +3.03%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of IT contracts across the Berkshire region that featured Operations Engineer in the job title.

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Engineer across the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016.

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Histogram in Berkshire

Operations Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Operations Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Operations Engineer
Contract Job Locations in Berkshire

The table below looks at the demand and provides a guide to the median contractor rates quoted in IT jobs citing Operations Engineer within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 24 August 2016. 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
(Click see detailed
statistics and trends)
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
Reading +8 2 £350 -9.67% 1
Maidenhead 0 2 £425 -
Slough - 1 £363 -
Operations Engineer
South East

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 24 August 2016, Operations Engineer contract jobs required the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 4 (36.36%) High Availability
2 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
3 3 (27.27%) 3G
3 3 (27.27%) Project Management
3 3 (27.27%) INAP
3 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 3 (27.27%) Change Management
3 3 (27.27%) Front Office
3 3 (27.27%) Back Office
3 3 (27.27%) Nokia
3 3 (27.27%) SOAP
3 3 (27.27%) HNC
3 3 (27.27%) HND
3 3 (27.27%) Linux
3 3 (27.27%) LDAP
3 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
3 3 (27.27%) Diameter Protocol
3 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
3 3 (27.27%) SIGTRAN
3 3 (27.27%) Network Design
3 3 (27.27%) LTE
3 3 (27.27%) MGW
3 3 (27.27%) SPML
3 3 (27.27%) 4G
4 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
4 2 (18.18%) DevOps

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire 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 1 (9.09%) Apache
1 1 (9.09%) OpenStack
Business Applications
1 1 (9.09%) SAP Oil and Gas
Cloud Services
1 1 (9.09%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (9.09%) Cloud Computing
Communications & Networking
1 3 (27.27%) 3G
1 3 (27.27%) 4G
1 3 (27.27%) Diameter Protocol
1 3 (27.27%) INAP
1 3 (27.27%) LDAP
1 3 (27.27%) LTE
1 3 (27.27%) MGW
1 3 (27.27%) SIGTRAN
2 2 (18.18%) BGP
2 2 (18.18%) Firewall
2 2 (18.18%) LAN
2 2 (18.18%) MPLS
2 2 (18.18%) TCP/IP
2 2 (18.18%) WAN
3 1 (9.09%) Ethernet
3 1 (9.09%) FTP
3 1 (9.09%) HTTP
3 1 (9.09%) RIP
3 1 (9.09%) SDH
3 1 (9.09%) WLAN
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (9.09%) MySQL
General
1 6 (54.55%) Telecoms
2 3 (27.27%) Back Office
2 3 (27.27%) Front Office
3 1 (9.09%) Electronics
3 1 (9.09%) Finance
3 1 (9.09%) Manufacturing
3 1 (9.09%) Marketing
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 3 (27.27%) SOAP
1 3 (27.27%) SPML
2 2 (18.18%) CSS
3 1 (9.09%) Apache Flex
3 1 (9.09%) HTML
3 1 (9.09%) Kafka
3 1 (9.09%) Servlets
3 1 (9.09%) Web Services
Miscellaneous
1 1 (9.09%) Data Centre
1 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
1 1 (9.09%) NHS
Operating Systems
1 3 (27.27%) Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Red Hat Enterprise Linux
2 1 (9.09%) Windows
2 1 (9.09%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (36.36%) Continuous Improvement
1 4 (36.36%) High Availability
2 3 (27.27%) Change Management
2 3 (27.27%) Integration Testing
2 3 (27.27%) Network Design
2 3 (27.27%) Project Management
2 3 (27.27%) Root Cause Analysis
2 3 (27.27%) Service Delivery
3 2 (18.18%) DevOps
4 1 (9.09%) Agile Software Development
4 1 (9.09%) Automated Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Business Intelligence
4 1 (9.09%) Configuration Management
4 1 (9.09%) Dashboard Development
4 1 (9.09%) Digital Marketing
4 1 (9.09%) Infrastructure Monitoring
4 1 (9.09%) Programme Management
4 1 (9.09%) Service Design
4 1 (9.09%) Unit Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Web Operations
Programming Languages
1 1 (9.09%) Bash Shell
1 1 (9.09%) Perl
1 1 (9.09%) PowerShell
1 1 (9.09%) Python
1 1 (9.09%) Ruby
Qualifications
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco Certification
2 3 (27.27%) HNC
2 3 (27.27%) HND
3 2 (18.18%) BPSS Clearance
3 2 (18.18%) CCNA
3 2 (18.18%) CCNP
3 2 (18.18%) Security Cleared
4 1 (9.09%) Check Point Certification
4 1 (9.09%) JNCIA
4 1 (9.09%) JNCIS
4 1 (9.09%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Disclosure Scotland
1 1 (9.09%) SLA
System Software
1 2 (18.18%) VMware Infrastructure
2 1 (9.09%) Docker
2 1 (9.09%) vSphere
Vendors
1 4 (36.36%) Cisco
2 3 (27.27%) Nokia
3 2 (18.18%) VMware
4 1 (9.09%) BT
4 1 (9.09%) CheckPoint
4 1 (9.09%) Ciena
4 1 (9.09%) Dell
4 1 (9.09%) Juniper
4 1 (9.09%) Red Hat
4 1 (9.09%) Remedy
4 1 (9.09%) SAP
4 1 (9.09%) Tellabs
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