The first table below looks at the demand for Operations Management skills in IT contracts advertised for the Buckinghamshire region. Included is a guide to the average contractor rates offered in IT contracts that have cited Operations Management over the 3 months to 24 July 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years. The second table is for comparison and provides aggregates for all of the Processes & Methodologies category for the Buckinghamshire region.

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
24 Jul 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Operations Management
Rank 76 - -
Rank change year-on-year
- 0
Contract jobs citing Operations Management 7 0 0
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 0.54% - -
As % of the Processes & Methodologies category 0.72% - -
Number of daily rates quoted 3 0 0
Average daily rate
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£350 - -
UK excluding London average daily rate £388 £500 £445
% change year-on-year
-22.50% +12.29%
Number of hourly rates quoted 0 0 0
Average hourly rate - - -
UK excluding London average hourly rate - - £32.50
Processes & Methodologies Category
Buckinghamshire
Contract IT job ads with a match in the
Processes & Methodologies category
967 725 650
As % of all contract IT jobs located in Buckinghamshire 74.73% 72.07% 67.71%
Number of daily rates quoted 574 384 311
Average daily rate £365 £365 £350
Average daily rate % change year-on-year
- +4.28%
90% offered a daily rate of more than £240 £258 £238
10% offered a daily rate of more than £495 £474 £450
UK excluding London average daily rate £375 £375 £363
% change year-on-year
- +3.44%
Number of hourly rates quoted 41 28 25
Average hourly rate £17.50 £20.00 £16.00
Average hourly rate % change year-on-year
-12.50% +25.00%
90% offered a hourly rate of more than £11.45 £12.50 £13.00
10% offered a hourly rate of more than £25.00 £35.60 £45.00
UK excluding London average hourly rate £26.50 £31.00 £32.00
% change year-on-year
-14.51% -3.12%
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Operations Management
Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Operations Management Jobs Demand Trend in Buckinghamshire

Operations Management
Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Operations Management Daily Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Operations Management
Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

This chart provides a histogram of daily rates quoted in contract IT jobs citing Operations Management across the Buckinghamshire region over the 3 months to 24 July 2014.

Operations Management Daily Rate Histogram in Buckinghamshire

Operations Management
Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

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

Operations Management Hourly Rate Trend in Buckinghamshire

Operations Management
Top 18 Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 7 (100.00%) ITIL
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 6 (85.71%) Service Management
2 6 (85.71%) ITSM
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) Process Improvement
3 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
3 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
4 4 (57.14%) Finance
4 4 (57.14%) SLA
5 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
6 1 (14.29%) Microsoft
6 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
6 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
6 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
6 1 (14.29%) MS Project
6 1 (14.29%) MS Office

Operations Management
Top Related IT Skills in Buckinghamshire by Category

For the 6 months to 24 July 2014, IT contractor jobs across the Buckinghamshire 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 1 (14.29%) MS Excel
1 1 (14.29%) MS Project
1 1 (14.29%) MS Office
General
1 4 (57.14%) Finance
Job Titles
1 5 (71.43%) Operations Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Service Manager
2 2 (28.57%) Support Manager
2 2 (28.57%) IT Operations Manager
3 1 (14.29%) IT Services Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Project Manager
3 1 (14.29%) Analyst
Processes & Methodologies
1 7 (100.00%) ITIL
2 6 (85.71%) Service Management
2 6 (85.71%) ITSM
3 5 (71.43%) Configuration Management
3 5 (71.43%) Process Improvement
3 5 (71.43%) Problem Management
4 4 (57.14%) Project Management
5 1 (14.29%) PRINCE
5 1 (14.29%) Service Delivery
Qualifications
1 7 (100.00%) Security Cleared
2 5 (71.43%) SC Cleared
3 2 (28.57%) DV Cleared
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 4 (57.14%) SLA
Vendors
1 1 (14.29%) Microsoft