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 contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 1 May 2016 with a comparison to the same period over 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.

3 months to
1 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Management
Rank 121 122 125
Rank change year-on-year
+1 +3
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 7 6 3
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 0.28% 0.21% 0.11%
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.35% 0.28% 0.15%
Number of daily rates quoted 3 3 1
Median daily rate £400 £438 £400
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-8.57% +9.37%
UK excluding London median daily rate £423 £408 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.68% +16.42%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £35.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - £35.00 -
Operations Management
South East

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
1976 2131 1995
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Berkshire 79.13% 74.54% 74.03%
Number of daily rates quoted 1068 1123 1016
Median daily rate £400 £400 £395
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +1.26%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £275 £238 £225
10% offered a daily rate of more than £548 £504 £500
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £388 £375
% change year-on-year
+3.22% +3.33%
Number of hourly rates quoted 45 64 45
Median hourly rate £15.00 £27.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
-45.45% +57.14%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £9.00 £14.00 £11.25
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £22.50 £42.50 £32.05
UK excluding London median hourly rate £36.00 £30.50 £31.50
% change year-on-year
+18.03% -3.17%

Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Berkshire

The demand trend of contract jobs across the Berkshire region citing Operations Management as a proportion of all IT contracts with a match in 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
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 Management within the Berkshire region over the 3 months to 1 May 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 -3 4 £400 -8.57%
Maidenhead - 1 £420 -
Operations Management
South East

Operations Management
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Berkshire

For the 6 months to 1 May 2016, IT contractor jobs citing Operations Management also mentioned the following skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number co-occurrences and its proportion to all contract ads across the Berkshire region with a requirement for Operations Management.

1 6 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 3 (30.00%) Azure SQL Database
2 3 (30.00%) R
2 3 (30.00%) SIEM
2 3 (30.00%) Azure Machine Learning
2 3 (30.00%) Power BI
2 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
2 3 (30.00%) Automotive
2 3 (30.00%) Qualys
2 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
3 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
3 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) Solaris
3 2 (20.00%) Forcepoint
3 2 (20.00%) Unix
3 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 2 (20.00%) .NET
3 2 (20.00%) C#
3 2 (20.00%) JavaScript

Operations Management
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 (10.00%) Apache Spark
Business Applications
1 1 (10.00%) TrackWise
Cloud Services
1 3 (30.00%) Azure Machine Learning
1 3 (30.00%) Microsoft Azure
2 2 (20.00%) Azure Active Directory
2 2 (20.00%) PaaS
Communications & Networking
1 3 (30.00%) TCP/IP
2 2 (20.00%) Intrusion Detection
3 1 (10.00%) Firewall
3 1 (10.00%) LAN
3 1 (10.00%) Network Security
Database & Business Intelligence
1 3 (30.00%) Azure SQL Database
1 3 (30.00%) Power BI
2 1 (10.00%) HDInsight
2 1 (10.00%) Oracle Database
2 1 (10.00%) SQL Server
General
1 3 (30.00%) Automotive
2 1 (10.00%) Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Finance
2 1 (10.00%) Investment Banking
2 1 (10.00%) Manufacturing
2 1 (10.00%) Pharmaceutical
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms
Job Titles
1 2 (20.00%) Analyst
1 2 (20.00%) Azure Developer
1 2 (20.00%) C# Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Delivery Manager
1 2 (20.00%) Developer
1 2 (20.00%) Security Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Data Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Insight Consultant
2 1 (10.00%) Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Senior Security Engineer
2 1 (10.00%) Service Manager
2 1 (10.00%) Services Delivery Manager
2 1 (10.00%) SIEM Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) SOC Analyst
2 1 (10.00%) Telecoms Manager
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 2 (20.00%) .NET
1 2 (20.00%) AngularJS
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET
1 2 (20.00%) ASP.NET MVC
1 2 (20.00%) JSON
1 2 (20.00%) Twitter Bootstrap
Miscellaneous
1 2 (20.00%) Analytical Skills
2 1 (10.00%) Data Centre
2 1 (10.00%) Grid Computing
2 1 (10.00%) Management Information System
2 1 (10.00%) Private Cloud
Operating Systems
1 3 (30.00%) Linux
2 2 (20.00%) Solaris
2 2 (20.00%) Unix
2 2 (20.00%) Windows
3 1 (10.00%) AIX
3 1 (10.00%) Windows Server
Processes & Methodologies
1 6 (60.00%) Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Data Analytics
2 3 (30.00%) Machine Learning
2 3 (30.00%) SIEM
3 2 (20.00%) Incident Management
3 2 (20.00%) Information Security
3 2 (20.00%) MVC
3 2 (20.00%) Vulnerability Management
3 2 (20.00%) Web Development
4 1 (10.00%) Change Management
4 1 (10.00%) Identity Access Management
4 1 (10.00%) Information Assurance
4 1 (10.00%) PRINCE2
4 1 (10.00%) Programme Management
4 1 (10.00%) Project Management
4 1 (10.00%) Security Hardening
4 1 (10.00%) Service Delivery
4 1 (10.00%) Service Management
4 1 (10.00%) Validation
4 1 (10.00%) Vulnerability Assessment
Programming Languages
1 3 (30.00%) R
1 3 (30.00%) SQL
2 2 (20.00%) C#
2 2 (20.00%) JavaScript
2 2 (20.00%) PowerShell
3 1 (10.00%) Python
Qualifications
1 1 (10.00%) CEH
1 1 (10.00%) CISSP
1 1 (10.00%) Degree
1 1 (10.00%) GCIA
1 1 (10.00%) GCIH
1 1 (10.00%) PMI Certification
1 1 (10.00%) PMP
1 1 (10.00%) SC Cleared
1 1 (10.00%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (30.00%) PCI DSS
1 3 (30.00%) Sarbanes-Oxley
Systems Management
1 2 (20.00%) RSA Security Analytics
2 1 (10.00%) HP Data Protector
2 1 (10.00%) HP Operations Orchestration
Vendors
1 3 (30.00%) Qualys
2 2 (20.00%) Forcepoint
2 2 (20.00%) NetWitness
2 2 (20.00%) Sourcefire
3 1 (10.00%) 3PAR
3 1 (10.00%) CheckPoint
3 1 (10.00%) F5
3 1 (10.00%) HP
3 1 (10.00%) IBM
3 1 (10.00%) NetApp
3 1 (10.00%) Oracle
3 1 (10.00%) VMware