The table below looks at the statistics for Operations Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Berkshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 31 July 2015 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 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.

Location
3 months to
31 Jul 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 113 120 119
Rank change year-on-year
+7 -1
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 6 4 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.23% 0.16% 0.083%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.32% 0.21% 0.12%
Number of daily rates quoted 5 1 0
Average daily rate
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£575 £375 -
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+53.33% -
UK excluding London average daily rate £425 £400 £500
% change year-on-year
+6.25% -20.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - -
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The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Processes & Methodologies category in contract jobs advertised in the Berkshire region.

Processes & Methodologies Category
Berkshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
1887 1869 1714
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 73.54% 74.70% 70.77%
Number of daily rates quoted 1024 892 767
Average daily rate £388 £375 £400
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+3.33% -6.25%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £250 £250 £220
10% offered a daily rate of more than £525 £500 £517
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.33% -
Number of hourly rates quoted 67 20 31
Average hourly rate £30.00 £17.07 £30.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+75.74% -43.10%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.50 £15.00 £14.80
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £37.47 £44.50 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.50 £26.50 £31.00
% change year-on-year
+15.09% -14.51%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management across the Berkshire region as a proportion of the total demand within the Processes & Methodologies category.

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

Operations Management
Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Operations Management Daily Rate Trend in Berkshire

Operations Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

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

Operations Management Hourly Rate Trend in Berkshire

Operations Management
Top 25 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Operations Management 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 Operations Management.

1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
1 5 (45.45%) Business Development
2 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
2 4 (36.36%) Windows
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
2 4 (36.36%) Transition Management
3 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
4 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
4 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
4 2 (18.18%) C
4 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
4 2 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
5 1 (9.09%) MS Office
5 1 (9.09%) SAP
5 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
5 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
5 1 (9.09%) Wireless
5 1 (9.09%) Finance
5 1 (9.09%) Migration
5 1 (9.09%) Change Management
5 1 (9.09%) Telemarketing
5 1 (9.09%) Information Management

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 31 July 2015, IT contractor jobs across the Berkshire region citing Operations Management 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 Operations Management. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Applications
1 2 (18.18%) MS Excel
1 2 (18.18%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (9.09%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 1 (9.09%) Wireless
General
1 5 (45.45%) Marketing
2 1 (9.09%) Finance
Job Titles
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Delivery Manager
1 4 (36.36%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Call Centre Manager
2 3 (27.27%) Operations Manager
3 2 (18.18%) Head of Operations
4 1 (9.09%) Workstream Manager
4 1 (9.09%) Network Performance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Network Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Technical Support
4 1 (9.09%) Performance Analyst
4 1 (9.09%) Project Controller
4 1 (9.09%) Network Support
Miscellaneous
1 2 (18.18%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (9.09%) Management Information System
Operating Systems
1 4 (36.36%) Windows
1 4 (36.36%) Windows 7
Processes & Methodologies
1 5 (45.45%) Business Development
2 4 (36.36%) Transition Management
2 4 (36.36%) Service Delivery
2 4 (36.36%) Stakeholder Management
3 2 (18.18%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 1 (9.09%) Information Management
4 1 (9.09%) Telemarketing
4 1 (9.09%) Change Management
4 1 (9.09%) Migration
Programming Languages
1 2 (18.18%) C
Qualifications
1 3 (27.27%) Security Cleared
2 2 (18.18%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (9.09%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Vendors
1 5 (45.45%) Microsoft
2 1 (9.09%) SAP