The statistics below represent IT contracts advertised across the Bristol region that had Operations Engineer featuring in the job title. Included is a guide to the contractor rates offered over the 3 months to 30 July 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
30 Jul 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank - 63 69
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 0 10 2
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol - 1.12% 0.25%
As % of the Job Titles category - 1.17% 0.26%
Number of daily rates quoted 0 7 1
Median daily rate - £463 £425
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +8.82%
UK excluding London median daily rate £375 £330 £500
% change year-on-year
+13.63% -34.00%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 1 0
Median hourly rate - £27.00 -
UK excluding London median hourly rate £28.00 £25.50 -
% change year-on-year
+9.80% -
Operations Engineer
South West

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Job Titles category in contract jobs advertised in the Bristol 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
Bristol
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Job Titles category
900 856 759
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.36% 95.54% 95.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 647 645 550
Median daily rate £375 £375 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
- +3.44%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £236 £240 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £550 £485 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £388 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+3.33% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 40 38
Median hourly rate £28.50 £15.00 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+90.00% -14.28%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £12.00 £9.00 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £46.00 £36.00 £34.85
UK excluding London median hourly rate £16.50 £16.16 £16.25
% change year-on-year
+2.10% -0.55%

Operations Engineer
Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

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

Operations Engineer Jobs Demand Trend in Bristol

Operations Engineer
Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Operations Engineer Daily Rate Trend in Bristol

Operations Engineer
Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

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

Operations Engineer Hourly Rate Trend in Bristol

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Bristol

For the 6 months to 30 July 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 Bristol region featuring Operations Engineer in the job title.

1 11 (91.67%) Solaris
2 10 (83.33%) NetApp
2 10 (83.33%) Veritas
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle
2 10 (83.33%) Symantec
2 10 (83.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 10 (83.33%) Unix
3 7 (58.33%) NetBackup
4 5 (41.67%) Linux
5 4 (33.33%) NHS
5 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
5 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
5 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
5 4 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
5 4 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
6 3 (25.00%) Project Management
6 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
7 1 (8.33%) Travis CI
7 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
7 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
7 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
7 1 (8.33%) nginx
7 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
7 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
7 1 (8.33%) Puppet
7 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
7 1 (8.33%) Node.js
7 1 (8.33%) vCloud
7 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
7 1 (8.33%) Ansible

Operations Engineer Skill Set
Top Related IT Skills in Bristol 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 (8.33%) Apache
1 1 (8.33%) nginx
1 1 (8.33%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 1 (8.33%) Amazon AWS
1 1 (8.33%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 1 (8.33%) HTTP
1 1 (8.33%) SSL
1 1 (8.33%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 1 (8.33%) MongoDB
1 1 (8.33%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 1 (8.33%) Jenkins
1 1 (8.33%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (8.33%) Finance
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 1 (8.33%) Node.js
Miscellaneous
1 4 (33.33%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (33.33%) Freedom of Information Act
1 4 (33.33%) Management Information System
1 4 (33.33%) NHS
2 1 (8.33%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (91.67%) Solaris
2 10 (83.33%) Unix
3 5 (41.67%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (33.33%) Data Protection
1 4 (33.33%) Risk Management
2 3 (25.00%) Project Management
3 1 (8.33%) Configuration Management
3 1 (8.33%) Continuous Integration
3 1 (8.33%) DevOps
3 1 (8.33%) ITIL
Qualifications
1 1 (8.33%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (25.00%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 1 (8.33%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (58.33%) NetBackup
3 1 (8.33%) Ansible
3 1 (8.33%) logstash
3 1 (8.33%) Nagios
3 1 (8.33%) Puppet
3 1 (8.33%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (83.33%) NetApp
1 10 (83.33%) Oracle
1 10 (83.33%) Symantec
1 10 (83.33%) Veritas