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 3 June 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
3 Jun 2015
Same period 2014 Same period 2013
Operations Management
Rank 115 113 -
Rank change year-on-year
-2 -
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 1 4 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.041% 0.16% -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.056% 0.22% -
Number of daily rates quoted 1 0 0
Average daily rate
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£415 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £400 £351 £350
% change year-on-year
+13.87% +0.35%
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
1779 1820 1646
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 72.17% 71.48% 68.81%
Number of daily rates quoted 904 882 672
Average daily rate £400 £375 £388
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
+6.66% -3.22%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £245 £225 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £500 £525
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £375 £365
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +2.73%
Number of hourly rates quoted 58 35 37
Average hourly rate £21.55 £17.50 £20.50
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
+23.14% -14.63%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £14.45 £11.25 £14.50
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £42.50 £34.00 £37.50
UK excluding London average hourly rate £30.00 £30.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
- -6.25%

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 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 3 June 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 10 (58.82%) VMware
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 7 (41.18%) Windows
3 7 (41.18%) Converged Infrastructure
3 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
4 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
5 4 (23.53%) Migration
5 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
5 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
5 4 (23.53%) Transition Management
6 3 (17.65%) vMotion
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
6 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
6 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
6 3 (17.65%) vSphere
6 3 (17.65%) HP SIM
6 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
6 3 (17.65%) HP Data Protector
6 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
6 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
6 3 (17.65%) HP
6 3 (17.65%) Dell
6 3 (17.65%) SAN
6 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
6 3 (17.65%) IIS
6 3 (17.65%) LAN
6 3 (17.65%) WAN
6 3 (17.65%) DHCP

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Berkshire by Category

For the 6 months to 3 June 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.

Application Platforms
1 3 (17.65%) IIS
Applications
1 2 (11.76%) MS Excel
2 1 (5.88%) MS PowerPoint
2 1 (5.88%) MS Project
2 1 (5.88%) MS Office
Communications & Networking
1 3 (17.65%) LAN
1 3 (17.65%) WAN
1 3 (17.65%) DHCP
1 3 (17.65%) TCP/IP
1 3 (17.65%) DNS
1 3 (17.65%) SAN
General
1 3 (17.65%) Manufacturing
2 1 (5.88%) Billing
2 1 (5.88%) Marketing
2 1 (5.88%) Telecoms
2 1 (5.88%) Finance
Job Titles
1 7 (41.18%) Designer
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Delivery Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Technical Manager
2 4 (23.53%) Delivery Manager
3 3 (17.65%) Systems Administrator
3 3 (17.65%) Administrator
4 2 (11.76%) Change Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Change Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Business Manager
5 1 (5.88%) Project Controller
5 1 (5.88%) Workstream Manager
Miscellaneous
1 3 (17.65%) Data Centre
2 1 (5.88%) Management Information System
2 1 (5.88%) Analytical Skills
Operating Systems
1 7 (41.18%) Windows
2 4 (23.53%) Windows 7
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2012
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2003
3 3 (17.65%) Windows Server 2008
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (41.18%) Converged Infrastructure
2 6 (35.29%) Stakeholder Management
3 4 (23.53%) Service Delivery
3 4 (23.53%) Migration
3 4 (23.53%) Transition Management
4 2 (11.76%) Operational Acceptance Testing
4 2 (11.76%) Project Management
5 1 (5.88%) PRINCE2
5 1 (5.88%) Change Management
5 1 (5.88%) Programme Management
5 1 (5.88%) Information Management
5 1 (5.88%) Product Marketing
Programming Languages
1 2 (11.76%) C
Qualifications
1 10 (58.82%) Security Cleared
2 7 (41.18%) DV Cleared
3 2 (11.76%) SC Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 1 (5.88%) Sarbanes-Oxley
System Software
1 3 (17.65%) Active Directory
1 3 (17.65%) VMware Infrastructure
1 3 (17.65%) vSphere
1 3 (17.65%) VMware ESXi
Systems Management
1 3 (17.65%) HP Data Protector
1 3 (17.65%) HP SIM
1 3 (17.65%) vMotion
Vendors
1 10 (58.82%) VMware
2 9 (52.94%) Microsoft
3 3 (17.65%) HP
3 3 (17.65%) Dell
3 3 (17.65%) IBM
4 1 (5.88%) SAP