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 25 May 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
25 May 2016
Same period 2015 Same period 2014
Operations Engineer
Rank 62 65 67
Rank change year-on-year
+3 +2
Contract jobs requiring an Operations Engineer 4 3 1
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 0.48% 0.35% 0.12%
As % of the Job Titles category 0.49% 0.36% 0.13%
Number of daily rates quoted 4 3 0
Median daily rate £345 £400 -
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-13.75% -
UK excluding London median daily rate £405 £318 £450
% change year-on-year
+27.55% -29.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Median hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London median hourly rate - - £32.47
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
811 828 779
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Bristol 96.78% 95.50% 93.52%
Number of daily rates quoted 556 600 537
Median daily rate £363 £370 £363
Median daily rate % change year-on-year
-2.02% +2.06%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £269 £270 £250
10% offered a daily rate of more than £500 £475 £475
UK excluding London median daily rate £400 £375 £350
% change year-on-year
+6.66% +7.14%
Number of hourly rates quoted 36 32 54
Median hourly rate £32.50 £17.50 £17.50
Median hourly rate % change year-on-year
+85.71% -
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £10.50 £13.95 £14.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £47.50 £40.00 £35.00
UK excluding London median hourly rate £17.50 £16.00 £16.50
% change year-on-year
+9.37% -3.03%

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 25 May 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 (84.62%) Solaris
2 10 (76.92%) NetApp
2 10 (76.92%) Veritas
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle
2 10 (76.92%) Symantec
2 10 (76.92%) Unix
2 10 (76.92%) Oracle RMAN
3 7 (53.85%) NetBackup
4 6 (46.15%) Linux
5 4 (30.77%) NHS
5 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
5 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
5 4 (30.77%) Freedom of Information Act
5 4 (30.77%) Freedom of Information
5 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
6 3 (23.08%) Project Management
6 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
7 2 (15.38%) Travis CI
7 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
7 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
7 2 (15.38%) ITIL
7 2 (15.38%) Nagios
7 2 (15.38%) Apache
7 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
7 2 (15.38%) HTTP
7 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
7 2 (15.38%) SSL
7 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
7 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
7 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared

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 2 (15.38%) Apache
1 2 (15.38%) nginx
1 2 (15.38%) Node.js
1 2 (15.38%) Tomcat
Cloud Services
1 2 (15.38%) Amazon AWS
1 2 (15.38%) Microsoft Azure
Communications & Networking
1 2 (15.38%) HTTP
1 2 (15.38%) SSL
1 2 (15.38%) TCP/IP
Database & Business Intelligence
1 2 (15.38%) MongoDB
1 2 (15.38%) PostgreSQL
Development Applications
1 2 (15.38%) Jenkins
1 2 (15.38%) Travis CI
General
1 1 (7.69%) Finance
Miscellaneous
1 4 (30.77%) Freedom of Information
1 4 (30.77%) Freedom of Information Act
1 4 (30.77%) Management Information System
1 4 (30.77%) NHS
2 2 (15.38%) Data Centre
Operating Systems
1 11 (84.62%) Solaris
2 10 (76.92%) Unix
3 6 (46.15%) Linux
Processes & Methodologies
1 4 (30.77%) Data Protection
1 4 (30.77%) Risk Management
2 3 (23.08%) Project Management
3 2 (15.38%) Configuration Management
3 2 (15.38%) Continuous Integration
3 2 (15.38%) ITIL
4 1 (7.69%) DevOps
Qualifications
1 2 (15.38%) Security Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (23.08%) Disclosure Scotland
System Software
1 2 (15.38%) vCloud
Systems Management
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle RMAN
2 7 (53.85%) NetBackup
3 2 (15.38%) Ansible
3 2 (15.38%) logstash
3 2 (15.38%) Nagios
3 2 (15.38%) Puppet
3 2 (15.38%) ZABBIX
Vendors
1 10 (76.92%) NetApp
1 10 (76.92%) Oracle
1 10 (76.92%) Symantec
1 10 (76.92%) Veritas